Apartment | 3 bedrooms | sleeps 6
The Tower provides a private and romantic setting for a luxurious getaway holiday.
Both couples & families can enjoy the peace and quiet of this 19th century castle, now fully modernised, yet retaining original features such as spiral staircases and turrets!
There is a cinema room with comfy sofas and a private roof terrace.
|Size||Sleeps up to 6, 3 bedrooms|
|Will consider||Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Nearest Amenities||2.5 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Edinburgh 50 km, Nearest railway: Alloa 12 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Internet access, DVD player|
|General||Central heating, TV, CD player, Safe, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms and 1 En suites, Solarium or roof terrace|
|Furniture||Double beds (3), Cots (1), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 6|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Further details indoors||
2 of the bedrooms have superking beds which convert to twin beds on request.
The 'White' bedroom has a queen size bed and is located up the spiral staircase of the tower on its own level, with views from three sides over countryside and miles beyond.
|Further details outdoors||
The square roof terrace is a private area for exclusive use by guests in The Tower. Views in all directions - a lovely place to sit during the day or in the evening with drinks.
The Cinema Room has a 50 inch screen for watching DVDs. There is a large collection of DVDs to choose from and you are welcome to bring your own of course. Please note, the available television channels are Sky Freesat. Subscription channels are not available at present.
2 night bookings are available but FRI and SAT nights only.
A Meet and Greet Service is provided on your arrival with a welcome hamper and bottle of champagne!
The Central Scotland/Strathclyde region
Clackmannanshire is Scotland's smallest county. It has hills and glens to explore and castles and towers to visit. A great place for walking, cycling and golfing, Dollar is also well placed for visiting Stirling only 20 mins away with its amazing castle, the National Wallace Monument, Bannockburn Heritage Centre and Stirling Old Town Jail Experience.
Other interesting places to visit include Blair Palace in Pitlochry and Scone Palace in Perth. The Falkirk Wheel Visitor Centre is 30 mins away for those who enjoy canal trips.
Dollar itself is one of 4 hillfoot villages along the A91 from Stirling to St Andrews and has shops, pubs and restaurants. It even has its own museum!
Surrounded by the Ochil Hills, nearby Castle Campbell ( a stronghold of the Campbell clan) is a great place to visit on a sunny day. A romantic and beautiful setting - the castle is host to summer weddings. The terraced gardens overlook Dollar and the valley below.
Nearby is Gartmorn Dam Country Park for leisurely walks and for the total opposite Knockhill Motorsport Centre for race events and driving experiences!
For retail therapy, Tillicoultry (only 10 mins away by car) has a shopping outlet village and Sterling
Furniture has a Homestore, Garden Centre and 2 restaurants. Tillicoultry also has a dry
ski slope centre.