Pinegrove Cottage

Self Catering

10 Birnam Terrace, Birnam, Dunkeld, Perthshire, PH8 0DR

    Pinegrove is a delightful cosy cottage. The ideal haven for a romantic break or the perfect base for a more active family holiday. The cottage has an abundance of character with touches of luxury.

    The ideal haven for a romantic break or the perfect base for a more active family holiday. The cottage has an abundance of character with touches of luxury. From your doorstep you can ramble in ancient woodland, wander down to the magnificent river Tay and loose yourself in the foothills of Highland Perthshire. Traditionally built with a lovely seating area outside, Pinegrove Cottage has been recently refurbished and the clever use of pretty fabrics and stylish furniture has created wonderful holiday accommodation that has a real country cottage feel, being fresh and bright whilst retaining character and charm.

    Upstairs two delightful bedrooms, one of which is en suite, are inviting and restful. The downstairs sitting room with its wonderful stove set into an exposed stone fire surround provides a comfortable room, great for relaxing in after a day of exploring. The country kitchen is well equipped and stylish with an intimate dining area ideal for a leisurely evening. Together with a modern luxury bathroom this property is an ideal base from which to discover the beautiful county of Perthshire and beyond.

    On arrival at Pinegrove you'll be greeted with a complimentary selection of local fare including a bottle of award winning wine (plus a little taster of our finest cask strength whiskey!). We will provide a welcome pack with details of the best local walks, restaurants and other local highlights including some hidden gems.
    If you want to unwind, relax in the sunny seating area in our historic courtyard and savour your morning coffee. Immerse yourself in Macbeth country, take a gentle stroll by the magnificent River Tay or wander through Dunkeld with its ancient cathedral and a variety of antique shops, galleries, gift shops and cafes. There are regular live music events at the renowned Taybank Bar and the lively Birnam Institute. You may even catch a ceilidh!

    For golf lovers Rosemount, Gleneagles, or the excellent local course at Dunkeld provide just a taste of over 40 courses on offer, each with their own distinctive challenges

    Pitlochry, Aberfeldy, Kenmore and the outdoor leisure activities and extreme sports on offer at Loch Tay and Loch Earn are all within easy reach. Alternatively, you'll have one of the best trout and salmon rivers in Scotland on the doorstep. So perhaps a cast is the way to really unwind.

    There are many opportunities for wildlife watching. Leaping salmon, eagles, roe and fallow dear, and a great variety of birds are all part of the landscape. You can observe otters, ospreys, red squirrels and pine martens from the hides at Loch of the Lowes.

    One of the great joys of our location is that you can choose to be isolated in Perthshire's wild beauty within a few minutes walk from the cottage, or alternatively you can step into a vibrant, outward bound and artistic community. Whatever your preference, this delightful cottage has something for everyone.
    Provided:

    •Welcome pack of local fare including awarding winning wine
    •Crystal decanter with sample of finest cask strength whisky
    •Heavenly Nimbus feather and down bedding + luxury white towels.
    •Organic teas and coffee
    •TV + Blu-ray DVD player
    •DVD's
    •CD player + CD's / Ipod docking station
    •Selection of books and magazines
    •Children's books including box set of Beatrix Potter (museum and gardens adjacent - a child's heaven!)
    •Games and toys
    •Local guides and maps
    •Binoculars
    •Waterproof backed picnic blanket and flask
    •Patio furniture
    •Parking for 2 cars
    •Cot, high chair

    Electricity, gas and heating are included.

     

    Gradings
    4 Self Catering
    Opening Times
    Open All Year
    2014 Opening Times
    1 Jan 2014 - 31 Dec 2014

    Room Information

    Number of Rooms / Units
    1
    Room / Unit Type
    Room / Unit Tariff
    Pinegrove Cottage ~ s
    £437.50 per unit per week

    Note: Prices are a guide only and may change on a daily basis.

    Children

    • Highchair Available
    • Cot Available
    • Children Welcome

    Facilities

    • No Smoking Permitted

    Leisure Facilities

    • Television
    • Radio
    • Hi-Fi ipod docking station.
    • DVD Player Blu ray dvd player and also an ipod docking station.

    Special Requirements

    • Senior Citizens
    • Families
    • Single Travellers
    • Non smokers
    • Young People
    • Pets Welcome By Arrangement
    • Pets Welcome
    • Business Travellers

    Domestic

    • Kitchen
    • Lounge
    • Freezer
    • Iron Available
    • Covered Drying Facilities Available
    • Ironing Facilities
    • Dishwasher
    • Private Bathroom
    • WC EnSuite
    • Fridge
    • Microwave
    • Washing Machine
    • Heating Throughout Property
    • Gas Cooker
    • Outdoor Drying Facility
    • Electric Shaver Point
    • Hairdryer Available

    Languages Spoken

    • Spanish Speaking

    Location

    • Village Location
    • Rural Location

    Transport

    • Parking
    • Free Parking Off-Site/Street
    • Cycle Hire Nearby
    • Private Car Space
    • On Public Transport Route
    • Private Parking
    • Free Parking On-Site

    Road Directions

    From the north:

    Travelling south on the A9, take the Birnam and Dunkeld exit on the left. Turn right into Birnam and go straight ahead until you see the Birnam Institute on the right hand side (a wooden and glass building). Turn right here and go to the top of the road where you will see the Merryburn Hotel. Take the track just before the hotel. Almost immediately on the right hand side you will see an archway. This leads to our courtyard. Pinegrove is on the left hand side.

    Public Transport Directions

    From the nearest information centre:- Turn right out of Cathedral Street and go over the bridge. Take the first left after the bridge. Go straight ahead until you come to the Birnam Institute (a wooden and glass building on the right). Turn right here and go to the top of the road where you will see the Merryburn Hotel. Turn left into a little track just before the hotel. There is an archway almost immediately on the right which leads into our courtyard. Pinegrove Cottage is in the left hand corner.

    Getting there by railway:- Birnam and Dunkeld are well served by train with main line services to Perth, Inverness, Edinburgh and Glasgow. The station is also on the sleeper route from London to Inverness. Pinegrove Cottage is about 5 minutes walk from the station.

    Getting there by aeroplane:- Edinburgh Airport - 1hr 15 mins
    Glasgow Airport - 1hr 30 mins
    Dundee - 50 minutes (direct flights from London City, Belfast and Birmingham)


    Getting there by ferry:- Nearest ferry port is Rosyth

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