Blairchroisk Cottage is located in highland Perthshire overlooking the stunning Tay valley. The area is ideal for walking, fishing, golf, white water rafting, touring or just relaxing. Visitors can enjoy the rich and varied wildlife, with a wide variety of birds, red squirrels, pine martins, and roe and red deer.
Pitlochry, made famous by Queen Victoria's visit in 1842, is only five miles away with the excellent Festival Theatre where you can watch popular plays throughout the year. The town is a hub of activity and has lovely independent shops, cafes and pubs (some with traditional music nights) and some excellent restaurants. Nearby Blair Castle and gardens are definitely worth a visit - you can easily spend a day there exploring everything - and don't miss the Queen's View over down Loch Tummel (an iconic photo opportunity!). Other attractions include two distilleries within five miles (Bell's Blair Atholl Distillery and Edradour Distillery, which is Scotland's smallest distillery) and the Highland Chocolatier in nearby Aberfeldy. The beautiful, historic town of Dunkeld with its ancient cathedral is nine miles away and well worth exploring. For the best Scottish retail therapy head to House of Bruar, just 20 minutes away it has great clothing, food, cashmere to name just a few attractions - it’s not known as the Harrods of the North for nothing!
For the more adventurous, Nae Limits outdoor activity centre is less than two miles away where you can try white water rafting and rafting, quad biking, canyoning and many other water and land adventure activies. Don't miss Pitlochry Power Station and Dam and watch the salmon trying to leap over the salmon ladder to Loch Faskgally - it's a must see! Hill walking and climbing enthusiasts have pletny of choice in the area - Ben Vrackie and Schiehallion as well as lots of low level walking (the Tay Forest Park has some beautiful woodland walks). There's lots going in in Pitlochry throughout the year: come to see The Enchanted Forest, the Blair Atholl Horse Trials, Pitlochry Highland Games to name just a few events.
So many activities and attractions are on offer near this gorgeous cottage; whether you are keen to explore and try new adventures or to simply relax and recharge your batteries then this cottage near Pitlochry is the perfect choice!
- Sleeps - 4
- Bedrooms – 2 (either superking or twin)
- Bathrooms - 1
- Combined washing machine/dryer
- TV linked to WiFi
- Free Wifi
- Wood burning stove
- Central heating
- Cot and high chair available
- Pretty, enclosed garden
- Spectacular views over the Tay valley
- Garden bench and shed for storage
- Pets welcome – maximum 2 dogs
- Short breaks possible
- Dundee airport 40 miles, Edinburgh airport 65 miles
- Pitlochry station – 5 miles
- Pubs and restaurants - wide choice between Ballinluig,
Logierait, Pitlochry and Dunkeld
- Golf - Pitlochry Golf Club 6 miles,
Dunkeld and Birnham Golf Club 10 miles
- Blair Atholl Distillery 4 miles, Edradour Distillery 5 miles
- Pass of Killiecrankie 9 miles
- Nae Limits Outdoor Activity Centre – less than 2 miles
- Blair Castle, Blair Atholl 11 miles
- Pony trekking - Blair Castle 11 miles, Aberfeldy 11 miles
- House of Bruar, 15 miles
- City of Perth 24 miles
- Gleneagles 38 miles
- Superb walking, cycling and hill walking
- Fabulous loch and river fishing
Accommodation for 4 in 2 bedrooms:
Blairchroisk Cottage is a single storey, very comfortable and warm Perthshire cottage. The property was beautifully renovated in 2018 and has central heating as well as a wood burning stove - ideal for relaxing in front of after a day's outdoor adventures or unwinding at the cottage admiring the view. The location is very peaceful yet easily accessible by road.
The kitchen is well equipped with everything you'll need and the sitting room has comfortable seating and a TV linked to the WiFi. Both bedrooms are bright and tastefully decorated and they can be configured either with a super king bed or two twin beds.
Outside is a pretty, enclosed garden and spectacular views overlooking the Tay valley. Sit on the garden bench and relax as you enjoy the view - it's magnificent at all times of the day. There is a shed for storage of bicycles, golf clubs, pushchairs etc and ample space to park.
Directions to Pitlochry:
Less than 2 miles from the A9, part of the settlement of Dalcapon, above the village of Ballinluig; between Pitlochry and Dunkeld.
What's included in the rental:
All heating and logs for the stove are included in the price.
Quality bed linen and towels are provided.
Cost and availability of cottage:
Change over day is Sunday; check in after 4pm, check out by 10am.
Short breaks possible as long as they do not run over a Sunday.
To book this very comfortable, detached cottage near Pitlochry, please click the enquiry button below to see availability and prices.
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Blairchroisk Cottage, Ballinluig, Pitlochry PH9 0NE Scotland