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The Old School

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The Old School from the garden pond

House / 4 bedrooms / sleeps 8

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House / 4 bedrooms / sleeps 8

Key Info
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car not necessary
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden

Beautifully converted from the original village primary school 18 years ago the house has recently undergone a further renovation to an exceptionally high standard providing wonderful relaxing home from home holiday location.

On the edge of the village but only a short walk to the square, the Old School is tranquil yet close to all the village amenities. It is set in 2 acres of gardens and it enjoys uninterupted views of Conic Hill and the Luss Hills beyond. The garden itself has hidden walkways, a babbling brook and large pond with feature waterfall.

There is also a hot tub and holistic and beauty therapy treatments available on site to ensure a true mind and body holiday or relaxation after a day out at one of the numerous local golf courses, water sports or mountain activities. Or maybe you'd prefer to take a good book and enjoy the views from the conservatory or relax in the former school dining room.

The house comfortably accommodates 8 adults with 3 double and 1 twin bedrooms, all with modern en suite facilities. Additional beds can be added for children and infants. The large master bedroom suite's king size four poster bed is perfect for romantic getaways or honeymooners.

The Old School has many features including original exposed beams and a wood burning stove. The modern kitchen is recently installed and the conservatory which opens onto the garden provides a wonderful place to sit and read a book and enjoy the views no matter the weather.

Tailor made and fully catered holidays are available on request including spa breaks/days, outdoor active holidays with qualified instructors and fully catered breaks

Size Sleeps up to 8, 4 bedrooms
Nearest beach 5km
Will consider Corporate bookings, Long term lets (over 1 month)
Access Car not necessary
Nearest Amenities 500 m
Nearest travel links Nearest airport: Glasgow International 35 km, Nearest railway: Balloch 10 km
Family friendly Great for children of all ages
Notes No pets allowed, No smoking at this property

Features and Facilities

Luxuries Jacuzzi or hot tub, Log fire, DVD player
General Central heating, TV, CD player
Standard Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer
Utilities Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine
Rooms 4 bedrooms, 5 bathrooms of which 4 En suites and 1 Shower rooms
Furniture King Beds (1), Double beds (2), Single beds (2), Cots (1), Dining seats for 8, Lounge seats for 8
Other Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair
Outdoors Balcony or terrace, Private garden
Access Parking, Suitable for people with restricted mobility, Not suitable for wheelchair users

The Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park region

Gateway to the Highlands and steeped in history, this beautifully stunning area of Scotland is easy to fall in love with.

From the western isles and their stunning beaches to the distilleries, folklore and music there is a wealth of options to interest even he most jaded of travellers.

Hill walking, mountaineering, climbing, cycling, canoeing, kayaking, sailing... some of the best mountain and outdoor activities in Britain are right here. The West Highland Way goes right past the bottom of our driveway!

For lovers of nature, the National Park provides plenty of information, events, guides, walks camera insights into the local wildlife, flora and fauna

For golfers, there are enough courses to keep you occupied for days including 2 within a 15 minute walk and of course the famous course at Loch Lomond, Cameron house and the Carrick all on the doorstep.

If you're looking to relax then why not make an appointment to be pampered on site. Roll off the treatment table into one of our dressing gowns and put your feet up for the rest of the day.

If you fancy a change Glasgow City centre, is only 30 minutes away and has a wealth of entertainment including; museums, galleries, live music and theatres. As Scotland's largest city it also has plenty of shopping and restaurants

If its a smaller city you crave, Stirling and its famous castle and monument to William Wallace are around 25 minutes drive

Drymen

Drymen, is located close to Loch Lomond in Scotland's first National Park and caters well for visitors. gifts shops, local butcher, Post Office, library and several cosy pubs and bars. There's also a choice of restaurants. Within a short walk there is a spa, sports complex and swimming pool open to the public and regular events to give you a true taste of Scotland including a Pipeband who play on Thursday evenings in the square during the summer, food festivals, Highland Games and agricultural shows. Close by are a wealth of sailing and outdoor activities. Also Pony trekking, fishing for all standards and numerous golf courses including the championship Loch Lomond Golf course

A haven for wildlife lovers and those looking for adventure or just wanting to relax in a peaceful and beautitful setting.

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27 Mar 2013

5/5

"How to fall in love with Scotland"

My friends and I spent 2 nights in the School house and couldn't have had a nicer stay. The location is stunning, walking straight out the front door and up into the hills. Drymen is a delightful village with many pubs/bars to choose from and all within easy walking distance from the house. My favourite was The Clachan for a real authentic hostelry. The school house is equipped with everything you'd need and more from a home away from home. The beds were very comfortable and the plentiful bathrooms all beautifully finished. We were given such a warm greeting by our host Esther who went to so much trouble to ensure we had everything we needed. It was fabulous to come home after our walks to a log burner and curl up on the huge sofa. I only wish I could be there right now and will definately be going back.

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      • 2 Years listed

      90% Response rate

      Calendar last updated:02 Jul 2015

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