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Smarhus Cottage

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Excellent
33 reviews
Cottage frontage
Cottage drive way
Living area onto garden
Living area
Kitchen/dining area
Kitchen/dining area
Hall
Double bedded room
Soaps & towels
Twin bedded room
Welcome hamper
Shower room
Living area onto deck
Decked area
Cottage from garden
Decked area from garden
Cottage drive way and private parking
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Overview
Cottage -
2 Bedrooms , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 4
Bathgate, West Lothian, Scotland
Smarhus Cottage is a beautifully appointed two bedroom self catering holiday home, graded 4 stars by Visit Scotland. Set in rural West Lothian it provides a tranquil haven after a busy day visiting all the wonderful tourist sites that central Scotland has to offer.
The Cottage offers a spacious living room/ kitchen area, one double and one twin bedroom with good storage space, bathroom/ shower room with walk in shower, utility area providing a washer dryer, iron and ironing board.
Outside space is accessible from the living area onto a private south facing elevated decked area complete with table, chairs and barbeque.

Situated within a country setting, the Cottage uses a number of environmentally friendly measures to ensure guests are comfortable and leave a minimal footprint. With physical features such as energy efficient glazing, nat...
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About the Owner, Evelyn/Andrew T
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 22 days ago
Listed since : Jul 2011
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 33 reviews and 1 property
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Excellent - based on 33 reviews
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Reviewed 5 October 2017 for a stay in September 2017

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Management response:

Dear Kim Thank you so much for your wonderful review really appreciate your kind words. It was lovely meeting you and your family and look forward to welcoming you all back soon. Kind regards Evelyn and Andrew x

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Reviewed 11 August 2017 for a stay in August 2017

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Management response:

Dear Vicky and Steve and family Thank you so much for your review, we are delighted you enjoyed your stay in the Cottage and it was lovely to meet you all. We hope to see you again in the future. Kind regards Evelyn and Andrew

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davidmaxh...
Torquay, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 22 June 2017 for a stay in June 2017

Stunning cottage in a quiet countryside location. Welcome basket of high quality, including a very nice bottle of wine! Welcomed by both Andrew and Evelyn, who were very friendly. I would happily rent this cottage in the future and highly recommend it.

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Management response:

David, thank you so much for the lovely review of our Cottage. We really appreciate you taking the time to do that. We enjoyed meeting you and David and hope to see you in the future, Kind regards Evelyn and Andrew

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Amenities
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Books
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Private Garden
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Refrigerator
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Staffed Property
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Wi-Fi
Additional amenities & feature info
Cots and high chairs can be provided on request. An additional folding bed can be provided for a young child should this be required.
Additional storage and drying facilities are available outwith the Cottage for golf equipment, cycles or walking gear.
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
Bathrooms
    1 Shower
Bedrooms
    1 King
    2 Twins
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Rates

Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
Default 3 nights
R 1 849
£110
R 2 017
£120
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14 Apr 2018 -
1 Jun 2018
April - May
3 nights
R 1 849
£110
R 2 017
£120
R 7 562
£450
2 Jun 2018 -
29 Jun 2018
June
3 nights
R 1 849
£110
R 2 017
£120
R 8 402
£500
30 Jun 2018 -
31 Aug 2018
Summer
7 nights -- --
R 11 427
£680
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Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to South African Rand and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
Additional Rate and Availability Information
The price is fully inclusive of heating, electricity, bedding and towels. Payment methods include cheque or paypal. A deposit is required to secure your booking with the full balance payable 5 weeks before arrival. The full amount is payable if the booking is made within 5 weeks of arrival.

Entry days are normally Sat - Sat but this can be negotiated depending on availability.
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About the neighbourhood
Linlithgow - A very historic old town. Linlithgow Palace was the birthplace of Mary Queen of Scots

Edinburgh and Glasgow - With hundreds of attractions and restaurants

Stirling - The gateway to the Highlands, associations with major historic events Stirling Castle and shopping at the Thistle Centre

Falkirk - A bustling historic town with two indoor shopping centres, the fantastic Falkirk Wheel and boat trips on the Lowland Canal network

Bo'ness - With it's railway museum and steam train trips to the Birkhill Clay Mine

South Queens ferry and the famous Forth Railway Bridge and Road Bridge
Access
Car advised
How to get there
Nearest airport is Edinburgh approx 25 min drive. Glasgow airport is approx 45 min drive. Both airports are served by BA, Easyjet, Ryanair, Jet2 etc.
Nearest train service is the new electric line with a 15 min service to Edinburgh or Glasgow, Armadale or Bathgate stations are both within 10 mins drive. Alternate train service is from Linlithgow station which is approx 15 min drive with frequent services to Edinburgh, Glasgow and Stirling with connections to Perth and Inverness.
As the Cottage is in a rural location with an hourly bus service to Bathgate and Falkirk we would recommend visitors have their own transport. Full direction details are provided on our website.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby.
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