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The Ghillies property

Chalet | 3 bedrooms | sleeps 8

Key Info
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages 5
  • Car advised
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden

A Picture of Perfection in the Heart of the Scottish Highlands. Come and see for yourself.

Ghillies is located just outside the picturesque village of Crianlarich offering spectacular loch and mountain views within the stunning and private Highland Portnellan estate. This is a central location for touring and visiting many Scottish attractions and adventure.

Portnellan has over 100 reviews being awarded a 'Certificate of Excellence for 2013' for the third year running. We also hold an overall rating of 8.7 out of 10 by Zoover

Ghillies is an award-winning, luxury self-catering lodge sleeping up to 8 people, with en-suite bathrooms and fitted kitchen even a sauna and spa bath. It is equipped with LCD TVs, Blu Ray DVD, full SKY package, ipod docking station and Nintendo Wii. WiFi and BBQ is available.

There are great hill walking opportunities in the area to suit everyone, 40 munros within a 10 mile radius, wonderful hill running and first rate cycling.

On site activities include free boats, Canadian canoes, and 5 miles of loch and river fishing. An on site visitor centre with a small essentials shop, fresh organic meat (perfect for BBQing or home cooking), local information, board games and DVDs. Mountain bike, clay pigeon and target shooting are available.

This beautiful accommodation is available for short breaks, weeks or longer

A tasteful 5 star self catering lodge sleeping up to 8 people

Loch and mountain views. Master bedroom with private balcony and patio with garden furniture.

A family business for over 30 years proud of their Highland hospitality

Tripadvisor 'Certificate of Excellence 2013' with over 100 reviews. Zoover rated 8.7 out of 10 with over 45 reviews.

Free estate loch and river fishing, boats and canoes, BBQ and WiFi. Bike hire, clay pigeon and target shooting.

Great central location for touring Scotland. From History to adventure. Sight seeing to shopping. Portnellan provides a holiday to suit all.

Size Sleeps up to 8, 3 bedrooms
Will consider Corporate bookings, Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)
Access Car advised
Nearest Amenities 3 km
Nearest travel links Nearest airport: Glasgow International and Edinburgh 88 km, Nearest railway: Crianlarich 3 km
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 Sauna, Internet access, DVD player, Boat available
General Central heating, TV, Video player, CD player, Telephone, Table tennis, Games room, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available
Standard Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer
Utilities Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine
Rooms 3 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms of which 3 En suites
Furniture Single beds (2), Double beds (2), Cots (4), Dining seats for 8, Lounge seats for 8
Other Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair
Outdoors Private garden, BBQ, Bicycles available, Private fishing lake or river
Access Secure parking
Further details indoors

The lodge is equipped to a high quality 5 star standard as graded by Vistscotland.

5 star

3 bedroom (sleep up to 8)

Fitted kitchen

2 x double bedroom with king size double

1 x twin bedroom

Bed Linen

Soft towels

Bathrobes and slippers

TV with Blu Ray DVD

Nintendo Wii

ipod docking station

Royal Doulton Crockery

Pots/Pans/Cooking Utensils

Fitted Carpets

Fitted Wardrobes

Double Glazing

Free WiFi

Free BBQ

Free full SKY TV package

Further details outdoors

The lodge has private parking adjacent.

On site facilities which are free of charge include:


Canadian Canoes

5 miles of loch and river fishing


BBQ usage

DVD Library

Board Games

Local maps

Garden furniture

Local organic meat produce available to purchase. Perfect for home cooking or BBQing

Mountain bikes

Clay pigeon and target shooting available

Further details

French, Dutch and German speaking

The Central Scotland/Strathclyde region

The 'Centre of Everywhere but the Middle of Nowhere' is the best way to describe Ghillies Lodge at Portnellan, Crianlarich. With easy access to the stunning and picturesque West Coast of Scotland.

Very mountainous with deep lochs and steep glens. Although the wilderness is all around you the bustle of interesting Scotish towns and cities are within an easy commute by car, rail and bus.


Loch Lomond National Park.

Visitors Centre: Ben Lawers, Loch Lomond Shores, Drumkinnon Tower, Rob Roy Centre

Outdoor Attractions: Highland Safari, extreme cctvities: Splash White Water Rafting, Lochearnhead Watersports

Golf Courses: Killin, St Fillans, Crieff, Muthill, Comrie, Auchterarder, Pitlochry, Auchterarader, Gleneagles

Mountains: Ben Nevis, Ben More, The Cobbler, Ben Lawers

Lochs: Loch Lomond, Loch Tay, Loch Awe

Abbeys: St Conans Kirk

Castles: Inveraray, Kilchoan, Blair Athol, Edinburgh, Stirling,

Distilleries: Edradour, Famous Grouse, Ben Nevis, Glengoyne, Dewars

Museums: Charles Rennie Macintosh, Arts and Crafts Galleries: Glen Lyon, Strathearn Gallery, Inverbeg Gallery

West Highland Rail Line.

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Cameron T.

  • 7 Years listed

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Calendar last updated:07 Aug 2014

Based in United Kingdom

Languages spoken
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  • French
  • German

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