Formerly the shepherd’s cottage, now completely renovated, this delightful semi-detached cottage is set on a working hill farm, adjacent to the owner’s home and is the perfect base for a relaxing holiday.
The enclosed rear garden gives total privacy and stunning views. It is only 3 miles away from Fintry a picturesque village tucked high amongst the green and rolling Campsie Hills which provide a backdrop to the other places of interest.
Some of the attractions here include Loch Lomond National Park, the Blair Drummond Safari Park, Doune Castle and the Glengoyne distillery or for a burst of city life visit Glasgow, Stirling, Perth or Edinburgh. Can be booked with W7320.
Shop, pub and restaurant 3 miles.
Ground floor: Living room with wooden floor/dining room. Bathroom with shower over bath and toilet. First floor: 2 bedrooms: 1 double, 1 twin.
Open fire in living room inc. Oil CH and elec (£10pw May-Sep, £20pw Oct-Apr). Bed linen and towels inc. Cot. H/chair. Video and small library. Stereo/CD. Elec cooker. M/wave. W/machine. Freezer. Enclosed decked patio and furniture. Portable BBQ. Parking (2 cars). Natural water supply from spring.
Customer Reviews of Shepherds Cottage nr Fintry - Sleeps 4
1st comment: We enjoyed the peace and quiet of the countryside and the lovely views. The cottage was very comfortable and had everything you need for a relaxing stay. The hospitality was also excellent. The area has many interesting places to visit and some beautiful walks. March 2012.
2nd comment: Lovely cottage in a wonderful location!!! Lovely family very welcoming and friendly, would recommend this cottage to anyone, we had a fantastic week with brilliant views, loved waking up to hills, mountains etc from every window, fantastic week. Oct 2011.
3rd comment: Cottage is in a beautiful setting and we found it very comfortable. The only problem was the access road up to the cottage - a very rough. This track would be a real problem if the weather was bad but we had one of the best weeks this summer. July 2011.
4th comment: Attention to detail very much appreciated, lovely people, fantastic location, wonderful hospitality, will hopefully visit Shephards cottage again soon. July 2011.
5th comment: The cottage was situated in stunning countryside and very comfortable. June 2011.
6th comment: Sunning views, peaceful - just what we needed. Home from home, liked the extras - milk, homebaked cake an wine on arrival and eggs during the week. Hope to return in the future. June 2011.
7th comment: Host were very helpful and gave us extras such as a bottle of wine and eggs. March 2011.
8th comment: The cottage was well equipped. Furnishings were very good. The property was warm and comfortable and the owners were very welcoming, friendly and helpful. Sept 2010.
9th comment: Completely isolated on a working farm and the welcome from the owners. July 2010.
10th comment: Rural with amazing views all round. Spacious, working farm was great for kids especially during lambing. Extremely peaceful with no noise or light pollution. Great walking and amenities near by. April 2010.
11th Comment It was very clean, tidy, spacious and cosy and in a fantastic location. The owner’s were so helpful and friendly they made us feel like family / old friends and really welcome! Dec 2009
12th Comment Beautiful surroundings. Lovely house. Driveway is very bumpy with lots of pot holes and long, and the turning into the vila is very difficult. Dec 2009.
13th Comment Everything you could need was provided plus lots of welcoming touches. Aug 2009.
14th Comment The tranquility was fantastic. Woken up by sheep outside the window! Very well appointed. Peaceful. Lovely welcome. July 2009.
15th Comment Spacious, well presented accommodation with excellent views and ease of access to many attractions. Above all it was peaceful and relaxing and away from the hustle and bustle of the city (London). April 2009.
16th Comment It was just so lovely. I’d really recommend the cottage and your website. April 2009.
17th Comment This is lovely, peaceful cottage; excellently presented and ideally situated to explore Loch Lomond and the Trossachs. Owners are so friendly and accommodating and we enjoyed it so much - we’ve booked again! March 2009.
18th Comment The owners were so friendly & helpful, above & beyond. March 2009.
19th Comment What a wonderful spot, beautiful views and a very warm, comfortable cosy cottage, peace and tranquility.Very friendly and helpful owners. Jan 2009.
20th Comment Beautiful accommodation with lots of homely touches. The whole family was made to feel very welcome. Although weather was appalling this did not spoil our holiday as we had such fantastic accommodation to relax in. Would 100% recommend this accommodation. Oct 2008.