Eagle Lodge, Portnellan Estate, Loch Dochart, Stirlingshire
Eagle is the perfect base for anyone wanting to explore the west coast of Scotland with its lochs, glens, mountains and numerous castles. Visit Inverary Castle, home to the Duke of Argyll and setting for the miniseries A Very British Scandal starring Claire Foy and Paul Bettany. The local area is steeped in history. Eagle lodge is on the lower slopes of Glen Dochart just outside the village of Crianlarich. The area is well known for outdoor pursuits with stunning loch and mountain views. The estate keeps a selection of kayaks, rowing boats are available for wild salmon and trout fishing on the estate lochs and river as well as paddle board hire..
40 minutes drive from Portnellan, Glencoe was the scene of one of the most infamous massacres in Scottish history. The Massacre of Glencoe took place on 13 February 1692. An estimated 30 members and associates of Clan MacDonald of Glencoe were killed by Scottish government forces, allegedly for failing to pledge allegiance to the new monarchs, William III and Mary II.
- Sleeps 4 (1 kingsize, 1 twin)
- Bathroom 1 (family bathroom with power shower over bath)
- Fan assisted oven with ceramic hob
- Nespresso coffee machine
- Washing machine and separate tumble dryer
- Dining table with 4 chairs
- 3 seater sofa and large arm chair
- LCD TV with DVD player
- Fitted carpets in bedrooms
- Quickstep wood effect flooring in the living areas
- Hair dryer
- Fitted wardrobes
- 100% cotton bed linen
- Good quality towels
- Private balcony with loch and glen view
- Pet strictly by prior arrangement. Fees apply
- Weekend breaks
- Games room is available offering table tennis, pool table, table football and a small gym
- Visitor centre offering organic local farmed meat, wine, beer, soft drinks and much much more
- Crianlarich 3kms
- Airports – Glasgow International 80 kms
- Edinburgh 100kms
- Station – Crianlarich 3kms
- Oban – 45 minutes
- Geocaching on Ben More
- Loch Lomond 20 minutes
- Glencoe 40 minutes
- Stirling and Fort William 1 hour
- Water sports
- Pubs and restaurants – lots in the area
- Golf courses – lots in the area
- Walking and cycling from the doorstep
- Bike hire from estate
- Mountain biking (lots of trails)
- Free salmon and trout fishing on estate
- Free use of kayaks and rowing boats on the river and loch. Paddle board hire available.
Accommodation for 4 guests:
Eagle Lodge is a traditional log cabin - Scottish lodge, and has everything you need for a self-catering vacation for 4 guests:
The wooden lodge is entered via the balcony straight into an open plan bright and airy living, dining and kitchen area. Fitted with modern appliances including a washing machine with separate tumble dryer, dishwasher, fan assisted oven with ceramic hob the kitchen also comes stocked with crockery, pots and pans, glasses, cutlery and cooking utensils. An island separates the kitchen from the dining area and there is also a separate seating area.
Walk through the chalet and leading off the living area you have two bedrooms. One with king size double bed and a further twin bedroom. All are supplied with soft Egyptian Cotton bed linen and high grade cotton towels. A holiday would not be a holiday without a comfortable night's sleep and we pride ourselves on the comfort of our beds and linen. The bedrooms have a fitted wardrobe with drawers, fitted carpets, hand made black out Roman blinds, a hair dryer, bedside tables with lighting. There is a family bathroom with power shower over bath. The accommodation has free Wi-Fi, an LCD TV and the use of a games room on the estate with table tennis, pool table, table football and a small gym.
Directions to Portnellan Estate:
By Car: From Glasgow: Follow signs for A82. Continue over the Erskine Bridge towards Loch Lomond and follow signs to Crianlarich. Turn right at Tarbet. Continue to Crianlarich. Turn right at the roundabout towards the village of Crianlarich. At the hotel junction turn right onto the A85 towards Stirling. 3kms outside of the village you will find Portnellan on the right hand side.
From Edinburgh: Follow signs for M9 Stirling Exit at junction 10 for Crianlarich. Continue on A84/A85 towards Crianlarich. Portnellan is situated 1.5 miles before the village on the left hand side.
By Rail: Trains run along the West Highland line from Glasgow to Crianlarich each day. The Caledonian Sleeper (known to many as the Hogwarts Express!) operates overnight every day except Saturday night from London Euston direct to Crianlarich.
Bed linen, towels, tea towels and bath mats are all provided.
Pets strictly by prior arrangement.
Free fishing and use of kayaks and boats on estate lochs and rivers.
Nespresso coffee machine - a selection of tea, coffee capsules, sugar, milk and award winning Taste of Scotland shortbread. More coffee capsules can be purchased at Portnellan.
Cost and availability:
This beautiful accommodation is available for short breaks, weeks holiday or longer rentals.
Flexible changeover day
Check in from 3pm and checkout 10am. These times are flexible by prior arrangement.
Short breaks available.
To book this 4 star two bedroom wooden self-catering log cabin in the Trossachs, click the enquiry button below and see availability and rental rates
direct to the owner
Eagle Lodge, Portnellan, Glen Dochart, Crianlarich, Stirlingshire, FK20 8QS