Apartment | 2 bedrooms | sleeps 4
This comfortable apartment with two twin bedded rooms makes an ideal base for exploring the wonderful Scottish Highlands. Set in the typical highland village of Kirkmichael which has three good eating places which welcome children. The award winning village shop will prepare an order for your arrival. Great for a family holiday.
|Size||Sleeps up to 4, 2 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||70 km|
|Will consider||Corporate bookings, Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Nearest Amenities||100 m|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Edinburgh 100 km, Nearest railway: Pitlochry 20 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||Pets welcome, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|General||Central heating, TV|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Washing machine|
|Rooms||2 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms|
|Furniture||Single beds (4), Cots (1), Dining seats for 4, Lounge seats for 4|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace|
|Further details indoors|
Strath Carron sleeps four comfortably in two attractive twin bedded rooms. The bedrooms are both spacious. There is a bright modern bathroom[towels provided ] with bath and shower over. The kitchen/sitting room is furnished with comfortable sofas, dining table,TV/DVD and has an electric cooker, microwave, fridge and dish washer. There are wonderful views over the village and surrounding hills.
|Further details outdoors|
Attractive decked area to the rear of the aparytments with tables, chairs and ash tray!
Strath Carron can be booked with the other accommodation in Kirkmichael Apartments. A party of 12 [+ couple of little ones on folding beds] can enjoy a relaxing visit to the delightful Highland village of Kirkmichael.
Great space for a family party or for a group of friends to get together.
There is a sunny, decked area to the rear of the apartments
The Tayside/Perthshire region
Kirkmichael is a good base for exploring the Highlands and is close to Perth and the many attractions of the area. The village has three good pub/restaurants and a well stocked village shop which will deliver an
order for your arrival. The town of Blairgowrie is close by and boasts several excellent golf courses.
Pitlochry is home to the famous theatre which as well as a varied programme of events offers hands on courses.
There is lots to do in the area and there is something for everyone.
Lots of outdoor exciting activities in the area.
Golf - Gleneagles is hour and quarter away. The 40th Ryder Cup will take place at The PGA Centenary Course at Gleneagles from 26 to 28 September, 2014. It will be the first time in more than 40 years that the tournament has been staged in Scotland, The Home of Golf.
White water rafting - lots of fun!
http://www.theraftingcompany.co.uk/index.html The most rafted section of the River Tay is from Aberfeldy to Grandtully. This is a easy, scenic trip but includes some sections of Grade II rapids, plus the final descent of the Grandtully rapids.
Glenshee's impressive 20 lifts and 36 runs offer an amazing diversity of natural terrain for all standards of skiers and snowboarders. Wide range of equipment can be hired.
Beautiful countryside -
www.pkct.org/caterantrail/ - The Cateran Trail is a 63 mile circular walk that passes through the village and offers wonderful views of the Perthshire countryside.
www.cairngorms.co.uk Cairngorms National Park - "is a living, working landscape with wild land at its heart" - Kirkmichael is only a short drive through magnificent scenery from the park.
www.scone-palace.co.uk - Scone Palace - The crowning place of Scottish Kings; set amid beautiful gardens with an adventure playground for the children. There is an exciting programme of events throughout the year.
www.braemargathering.org - Braemar gathering - this annual extravaganza is a memorable occasion always held on the first Saturday in September. Highland dancing;piping;tossing the caber etc.
Queen's View Centre - in the heart of the Tay Forest Park - wonderful views and lots of opportunity to walk and cycle.
www.swt.org.uk/loch-of-the-lowes-visitor-centre - see the web cam at the Loch of the Lowes visitor centre- Ospreys have been nesting here since 1969 - the hides give a wonderful view of their nest. Red squirrels can be seen here too.
www.edradour.co.uk - visit Scotland's smallest distillery for a FREE tour - just outside Ptlochry.
Balmoral Castle - bought by Queen Victoria in 1852 as the Scottish home of the Royal Family - set amid spectacular scenery and a delightful day out from Kirkmichael
www.pitlochry.org.uk - an action packed programme at the famous Pitlochry Festival Theatre - there are also hands on activities - full programme on their web site