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3 bedrooms
3 bathrooms
6 guests
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We accommodate 2-8 Guests The Honeyholm is a 400 year old cottage nesting in the Strathendrick valley adjacent to the Loch lomond and Trossachs National Park. located in a beautiful riverside setting with stunning views across open fields to the Dumgoyne hills and the Campsies. Just one mile from the historic village of Balfron the cottage is perfectly situated for access to Loch Lomond and the Trossachs National park as well as the historic seats of Stirling , Edinburgh and Glasgow. The Honeyholm has been newly renovated to a superb standard ;please come and relax in style. A gem of a cottage, which will provide a super base for outdoor pursuits or city visits.Perfect for families with a play garden and great for parties with open plan living with wood burning stove and great cater...We accommodate 2-8 Guests The Honeyholm is a 400 year old cottage nesting in the Strathendrick valley adjacent to the Loch lomond and Trossachs National Park. located in a beautiful riverside setting with stunning views across open fields to the Dumgoyne hills and the Campsies. Just one mile from the historic village of Balfron the cottage is perfectly situated for access to Loch Lomond and the Trossachs National park as well as the historic seats of Stirling , Edinburgh and Glasgow. The Honeyholm has been newly renovated to a superb standard ;please come and relax in style. A gem of a cottage, which will provide a super base for outdoor pursuits or city visits.Perfect for families with a play garden and great for parties with open plan living with wood burning stove and great catering kitchen. see great Trip Advisor reviews 5*.More
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About the Owner
Ian H
Languages spoken:English, French
Response Rate:94%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:April 2010
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Reviewed 3 January 2019

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Date of stay: December 2018
JFK111, VR Owner at The Honeyholm, responded to this reviewResponded 17 January 2019

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Reviewed 1 January 2019

Beds very comfortable; single needs a mattress topper. Great views and owner very helpful. Not clear from the photos that 1/2 the garden including play area is owner's garden. Oven and fridge seals gone, needs a professional cleaner as oven not cleaned and coffee maker...More

Date of stay: December 2018
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JFK111, VR Owner at The Honeyholm, responded to this reviewResponded 12 January 2019

Thanks for taking the time to leave a review. As an owner of a small business I value customer feedback. To clarify there was additional cutlery and crockery put in the cottage for the duration of the stay due to there being a family dinner...More

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Reviewed 12 October 2018

The property was easy to find from Glasgow. It is actually a semi with the owner living next door. The views are lovely and the river a real novelty. It rained heavily for the two nights we stayed but I imagine there are some great...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank Louise E
JFK111, VR Owner at The Honeyholm, responded to this reviewResponded 25 October 2018

Thanks for your kind review. Glad that you enjoyed your stay at the cottage. Ian

Reviewed 10 July 2018

We are a family of 4 adult, 2 sons, daughter in law & me traveling from Australia.Initially had a small challenge in locating the property because the sat nav from the postcode went to a property nearby. No problems this added to the fun of...More

Date of stay: July 2018
Thank Ian K
JFK111, VR Owner at The Honeyholm, responded to this reviewResponded 24 July 2018

Thank you so much for the kind review. It was a pleasure to meet you and your family, hope that you enjoyed the rest of your vacation. Hope you had a great birthday . Thanks again Ian

Reviewed 16 May 2018

Loved our week stay at Honeyholm, and the hospitality of Ian. The home, really a large "duplex", is so accommodating (and well located.) We four had lots of room to spread out and enjoy. A spacious kitchen with everything you could possibly want, bedrooms with...More

Date of stay: April 2018
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Amenities
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Bachelor/Bachelorette Parties
Suitable For Children Under 5
Refrigerator
Washer
Highchair
Towels Provided
Private Garden
Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Cycling Trips
Hairdryer
TV
Corporate Bookings
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Linens Provided
There Are Tennis Courts Nearby
Playground
Secure Parking
Horse Riding Nearby
Trampoline
Internet Access
VCR
Toaster
Swingset
Staffed Property
Cooker
Grill
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
Private Fishing Lake/River
Fishing Nearby
Hot Tub
Central Heating
Water Views
Dishwasher
Freezer
Cable/satellite TV
Iron
Stereo System
Hiking Trips
Microwave
Balcony
Mountain Views
Wi-Fi
Kettle
Watersports Nearby
Terrace
House Swap
Patio
Fireplace
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The Honeyholm has one downstairs and two upstairs bedrooms. All have en-suite facilities with the Master suite having a full luxury bathroom with Paris balcony overlooking our gardens. The downstairs bedroom has beautiful views of the hills and gardens. A double bed and en-suite facilities. This large shower room has easy access low level power shower with grab rails and a shower chair for clients with mobility problems. The second bedroom has full sized twin beds. A walk in window has stunning views. An en-suite shower room provides comfort and style. The master bedroom has a king sized bed with again a walk in window with a similar view. A spacious en-suite bathroom has bath with separate power shower and French windows opening onto a paris balcony. Spoil yourself with a little bit of hotel luxury. The Honeyholm downstairs has a large dining kitchen with stone floors and French windows onto our rear courtyard. The kitchen has a large electric range cooker and everything for relaxing and eating in if you choose to do so. Maybe you will catch your own dinner in the River Endrick at the bottom of the garden !! The original stone wall of the property separates the kitchen from the large living area. A wood burning stove gives you heat and complements the natural oak flooring and slate hearth. To the front there is a full height window with French doors opens onto your patio. With stunning views over gardens and to the hills please relax and eat outdoors surrounded by the beauty of Scotland.
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About the neighbourhood
The honeyholm is surrounded by farms and wonderful open countryside.The Village of Balfron was birth place to Alexander Greek Thompson. One of Glasgow's famous architects of old. The picturesque village has a full sized swimming pool and well equipped gym, Doyles deli, butchers,supermarket ,Wonderland gift and bespoke jewellery shop ,two pubs and a small array of shops. The area has a multitude of farm Shops ,so you may sample local produce, and pubs /coffee shops if you wish to eat out. The Balfron 10K at the end of April is very popular and the surrounding villages have an array of fares and shows on throughout the year. From the Fintry music festival to Aberfoyle's mushroom! festival, there is something for everyone. The Drymen Show at the end of May is a highlight and the Highl...
How to get there
Glasgow Airport 40 min,Edinburgh 60min from Honeyholm Easyjet, Ryan air BMIbaby,many budget Airlines fly to Glasgow and Edinburgh Airports. Car hire is easy from Budget,National and Avis. Car recommended for exploring Loch Lomond. Ferry from Ireland to Troon ,Cairryan or Stranraer.
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