This well equipped self catering cottage, sits at the West end of Callander, just 3 minutes walk from the centre and sleeps 6 comfortably. With many local shops and restaurants Callander is a great place to holiday.
Almardon self catering sits at the West end of Callander, just 3 minutes walk from the centre.
The accommodation consists of 3 en-suite bedrooms, a large modern kitchen with a spacious, comfortable lounge. Indoor and outdoor drying facilities for the outdoor enthusiasts.
Furnished to an exceptionally high standard, the self contained property sleeps 6 persons, providing quality and comfort in 3 ensuite bedrooms; 1 twin bedroom and 2 double rooms with king size beds. All the bedrooms have excellent storage space and benefit from peaceful views overlooking the river, ensuring a peaceful night's sleep.
A well equipped, modern kitchen , including dishwasher, microwave, fidge / freezer, washing machine, electric cooker with grill, oven with ceramic hob and a full size dining table.
The spacious lounge is extremely comfortable and has flat screen TV/DVD and a second dining area
Ample parking is available within the grounds of the property.
The Meadows Park and the Sustrans route 7 cylcle path can be accessed from the garden of Almardon. The park has a small play area for children and a lovely river walk where you can feed the ducks.
The cycle path makes for a fabulous walk to the Leny Falls and beyond. It stretches from Drymen to Pitlochry (89 miles) so provides an excellent days cycling for enthusiasts. Cycle hire is available in town.
The newly built bridge over the Bracklinn Falls is a local attraction. You may like to drive through the Queen Elizabeth Forest or the Trossachs Trail taking in the magnificent scenic route past the three Lochs Venechar , Achray and Loch Katrine where you can take a journey on the Sir Walter Scott steam boat. At the David Marshall Lodge near Aberfoyle you can witness the Osprey, or Red Squirrels on the screens set up for visitors and when the bluebells are in flower the area is a carpet of blue to be seen.
For the more adventurous Munros are not too far away, Ben Ledi, Ben Sheann, Ben Vorlich, Ben More, Ben Lawers are all within easy travelling distance to Almardon.
Fishing permits can be bought In Callander for numerous fishing sites.
Golf is available at the 18 hole Callander Golf Course, the more challenging 18 hole course at Aberfoyle is a short drive away. For the true enthusiast we are a 45 minute drive from the championship standard Loch Lomond Golf course and a similar distance to the Glen Eagles Golf Course where the 2014 Ryder Cup will be hosted.
Mclaren Leisure centre, Callander offers a range of activities including swimming.
Callander is in the Loch Lomond and Trossachs National Park and has a wide range of pubs, restaurants and shops. The Co-Op & Tesco both open 7 days a week until 10pm each evening. The tourist information centre sits in the centre of town, with the National Park Office on the main street. Both have a good selection of information on local attractions and events within the National Park and surrounding areas. Almardon is conveniently located to visit all parts of Scotland.
Transport Links: by car or bus we are only 40 minutes from Glasgow or 55 minutes from the capital city of Edinburgh where you will find a diverse range of attractions, activities & excellent retail therapy!
One well behaved dog is welcome at Almardon by special arrangement.