Olive Grove Cottage
Cottage | 2 bedrooms | sleeps 4
The cottage sleeps 4 people in two bedrooms, one double and one twin bedroom. There is off-road parking for one car, with a fully paved front garden and solid teak garden furniture with cushions and umbrella.
A barbecue with tools are also provided, all you need to contribute is the coals and the food! There are two outbuildings which are large enough t store cycles, golf clubs, fishing rods, or skis and are fully lockable and secure. On the other side of the street, is a small park and a children's play area.
All kitchen appliances are fully integrated and A energy rated, with low voltage spotlights in every room and energy saving light bulbs in all lamps. All bed linen and towels are 100% cotton and pillows and duvets are hypo-allergenic.
The cottage is centrally heated throughout, with radiators and thermostatic controls in each room.
All flooring downstairs is oak, with solid oak ledge and brace doors and solid oak furniture throughout. Carpeting on the stairs and bedroom are 100% wool, and there is under floor heating in the hallway as well as the bathroom to keep your feet warm!
We have strived to provide everything you might ever need to make your stay truly memorable, but if there is something that you wish to be waiting on arrival for that special touch or occasion, ie chocolates, champagne, flowers, please do not hesitate to contact us - we'll do our very best to accommodate your wishes!
|Size||Sleeps up to 4, 2 bedrooms|
|Will consider||Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Log fire, Internet access, DVD player|
|General||Central heating, TV, CD player, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||2 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms|
|Furniture||Single beds (2), Double beds (1), Cots (1), Dining seats for 4, Lounge seats for 4|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Private garden, BBQ|
The Tayside/Perthshire region
Perthshire is a varied county of great beauty, with mystical highland moors and lowland soft berry fields , distilleries, historic castles, dramatic waterfalls, and is of course, a sportsman's paradise.
Alyth is a small picturesque town situated in the east of Perthshire. To the south, Perth is but 25 minutes away, to the north, lies the Spittal of Glenshee where you will find Scotland's largest skiing area, to the west, lochs and glens await, including the highest peak in Perthshire, Ben Lawers at some 1214 metres.
There has been a settlement at Alyth since ancient times and the town is now approximately a thousand years old. Granted a Chartern by King James III in 1488, Alyth was then raised to the rank of Burgh of Barony which gave the right to hold markets and fairs.
The Queich (or Alyth Burn) runs through the middle of the town with several bridges crossing over, the oldest of which is the parkhorse bridge, which dates back to the 16th century, and can still be crossed on foot.
Alyth is also linked with Arthurian legend, as on nearby Barry Hill lies the ruin of a fort in which it was said that Mordred held Queen Guinevere captive.
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19 Mar 2014
"Cosy Cottage beautifully renovated and ideally situated"
We had a 3 night stay at the cottage. The owner met us and showed us around on our arrival. The cottage has been renovated to a high standard. It was also spotlessly clean. It is close to shops,… More
10 Mar 2014
We stayed at OGC a few years ago for Christmas & New Year, I meant to write a review then but forgot. Having read the negative one it prompted me to defend OCG, as I can truly say it's the best w… More
11 Sep 2013
"Perthshire's Hidden Gem"
I stayed here with my Mum and Dad on the run up to my wedding at the end of August and I must say, this wee cottage is a true hidden gem. Alan met me on the Monday to give me the lowdown, a quick tou… More
11 Aug 2013
"Shocked at the comment below!!!"
We are only day 2 in the cottage and am alarmed at the comment below! This COTTAGE is five star every where you look you find another thing to make your stay comfortable. All products are of high qual… More
7 Aug 2013
"Mixed pleasures in Olive Grove Cottage"
The cottage was friendly and reasonably clean. A perfect place to make trips to the mountains or the sea. Alyth has everything you need. Downsides: the cottage is dark and packed full of heavy furnitu… More
Our cottage is spotlessly clean. All the cleaning is done by ourselves and we have very high standards. We also meet and greet all our guestes and show them round the cottage and explain everything before we leave. The cottage is not dark as it faces south, so has the sun all day. The decor is light with solid light oak furniture, I'm sorry if that is not to everyone's taste, but we do have more than ample pictures of every room at different angles on the website, so you can see exactly what everthing looks like before you stay.
As the cottage is nearly 200 years old, yes the stairs are steeper than modern day houses, and the walls are squint, hence the twin bedroom door does not open fully, but you certainly do not have to crawl in.
A full set of towels( bath/hand/facecloth) are provided for each guest, which is the standard that is normally given for up to a week's stay, if more are requested, they certainly can be provided, as we are more than happy to accommodate all our guests.
6 Jun 2013
"Excellent comfortable cottage"
We had a wonderful time at Olive Grove last week. We have stayed in many cottages over the years and this is by far the best. It is most comfortable and well equipped. The owners are really friendly a… More
11 Mar 2013
"excellent cottage, wonderful welcome, great place to stay"
Wonderful warm welcome by the owners and generous welcome package. Excellent cottage with everything you could want including the log fire. Little bit awkward getting into the twin bedroom but manageable
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