The Annexe, Cedar Cottage.

Self Catering

The Annexe, Cedar Cottage, Aberfoyle Road, Balfron Station, Glasgow, G63 0SQ

    The Annexe, Cedar Cottage is an ideal base for one or two people wishing to explore central Scotland.

    Our Annexe is situated on the eastern edge of the Loch Lomond and Trossachs National Park, and is a ground floor apartment with its own front door, attached to the owner's home. It is in a peaceful, rural location with spectacular views, and its own private south facing decked area looking onto fields and the distant Campsie Fells.
    Our central location means that Glasgow, Edinburgh, Stirling, Perth and Fort William are all within easy reach, and there is plenty to do both locally and further afield including historic sites, sailing, golf, fishing, hill walking, museums, theatres and restaurants, to name a few. Shop and pub 3 miles.
    Oil CH (from main house system), 1 extra Convector Heater, elecricity, bed linen and towels all included.  Elec oven and hob, Flat screen Freesat TV & DVD, M/wave. W/machine. Parking (1 car). Easy walking access. No smoking.
    Cedar Cottage was originally a farm worker's bothy and dates from 1897. Over the years it has been extended and in 2001 was completely renovated. It is now "L" shaped with The Annexe occupying the short leg of the letter "L". The owners have lived here since 1985 and know and love the area and are happy to help plan itineraries for days out.
    Accommodation comprises:
    Ground floor: Hall, Living/Dining/Kitchen. 1 twin bedroom (makes s/kingsize double bed - please advise). Bathroom with bath, walk in shower cubicle and toilet. Steep, narrow, open tread, ladder style stair to galleried reading area. Own private south facing decked area with countryside views, and good dark skies (weather permitting) for star-gazers!

    4 Self Catering
    Opening Times
    Open All Year

    Room Information

    Number of Rooms / Units
    Room / Unit Type
    Room / Unit Tariff*
    Cedar Cottage Annexe
    £262.50 per unit per week

    AT NO EXTRA COST the bedroom can be made up with twin beds or a super-king size bed.

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

    Accommodation Type

    • Self Catering Holiday


    • Electric Cooker
    • Electric Shaver Point
    • Freezer
    • Fridge
    • Hairdryer Available
    • Heating Throughout Property
    • Indoor Drying Facility
    • Ironing Facilities
    • Kitchen
    • Linen Provided
    • Lounge
    • Microwave
    • Outdoor Drying Facility
    • Shower
    • Towels Provided
    • Washing Machine

    Leisure Facilities

    • CD Player
    • DVD Player
    • Satellite / Cable TV Freesat available.
    • Television
    • WiFi

    Payment Methods

    • BACS
    • Cash
    • Cheque


    • Bike Storage Available Use of owner's garage. Please ask when booking.
    • Private Parking


    • Eating Out Facilities within 2 miles
    • Patio/Beer Garden Private south facing decked area.


    • No Smoking Permitted


    • Mountains area 20 mins from Aberfoyle and the Trossachs.
    • Rural Location
    • Sea/Loch View 20 mins from Loch Lomond.

    Special Requirements

    • Non smokers
    • Pets Allowed One pet welcome, extra charge of £14 p/w.
    • Senior Citizens
    • Single Travellers

    Road Directions

    Cedar Cottage is one mile north of junction of A81 and the A811. On the west side of the road, look for the mirror on a pole on the east side of the road.
    From the north: From Aberfoyle we are 6 miles south of the Rob Roy Hotel. Look for the mirror on a pole, then as from the south.
    From the south: From Glasgow take the A81. One mile after the junction with the A811 turn left up wide farm track, pass The Garrauld farm house and look for the Cedar Cottage sign.
    From the east: From Stirling take the A811 and turn right (signed Aberfoyle) at the A81. Then as from the south.
    From the west: Take the A811 and turn left (signed Aberfoyle) at the A81. Then as from the south.


    Public Transport Directions

    From the nearest information centre:- From Aberfoyle: Follow directions as for car from north.
    From Drymen: Follow directions as for car from west.

    Train: The nearest railway station is at Stirling.
    Car is essential for our rural accommodation.

    Flying:  From either Glasgow or Edinburgh airports the journey time is approximately one and a half hours.
    Car is essential for our rural accommodation.


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    Accommodation Special Offer

    Late & Last Minute Bookings: 

    We understand that sometimes holidays or working away from home have to happen suddenly, and we are happy to accommodate late & last minute bookings. Please Tel: 01360 440701 to make arrangements.

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