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Beautiful 4 star Scottish cottage with mountain views and wood burning stove

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2 Bedrooms , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 4
Crianlarich, Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park, Scotland
Curlew Cottage is situated within the privately owned Courtyard at Portnellan offering spectacular loch and mountain views across the lambing field and over to Loch Dochart. Curlew has a magnificent setting with a true Highland landscape all around. Often complimented by the abundance of bird and wild life that an be seen on the estate. It is not unusual to see the deer meandering off the hill and passing nearby the cottage into the adjacent meadow.

Recently refurbished to the highest of standards the cottage benefits from a newly installed wood burning stove in the living area, new carpets, low energy heating, LED lighting and downstairs interior redecoration.

The kitchen is hand built and finished in Cherry wood with all modern conveniences including washing machine, dishwasher, oven, hob fridge and freezer. All Royal Doulton crocker...
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Listing #HL118652
About the Manager
Cameron Taylor (Property Manager Cameron Taylor)
Languages spoken:German, English, French
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:April 2007
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Reviewed 16 September 2018

Curlew Cottage is like a home away from home. It's a snug and cosy place to return to after a day's excursion. The cottage is perfectly equipped and spotlessly clean. On top of that, there is always someone there to help and advise. The surroundings...More

Date of stay: September 2018
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Portnellan442, VR Owner at Beautiful 4 star Scottish cottage with mountain views and wood burning stove, responded to this reviewResponded 18 September 2018

Many thanks for your kind words. I am delighted to read that Curlew and Portnellan lived up to your expectations. I wish you many happy holidays in the future. Haste ye back. Cameron, Lucy and the rest of the Clan Taylor.

Reviewed 7 March 2017

What is not to love... lovely decor , wood burner, comfy beds. Then just look out the window and wow!!!

Date of stay: February 2017
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Reviewed 5 May 2015

Just returned after staying here over the bank holiday weekend. Great cottage - very clean and comfortable. We were on a walking weekend and the cottage was a treat to come back to after a day up the mountains in the rain and snow! Cameron...More

Date of stay: May 2015
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Alan H, VR Owner at Beautiful 4 star Scottish cottage with mountain views and wood burning stove, responded to this reviewResponded 6 May 2015

Many thanks for the nice review. It really is appreciated and we would love you to return to Curlew anytime. We do strive to keep Curlew nice, warm and comfortable, so its great to get the feedback. Alan & Margaret

  • Alarm Clock
  • Blender
  • Boat Available
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Gym
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Housekeeping Included
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Private Fishing Lake/River
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Water Views
  • Wi-Fi
Additional amenities & feature info
The cottage is equipped to a high quality 4 star standard as graded by Vistscotland Quality Assurance scheme.

4 star, 2 bedroom, sleeps up to 4.

Fitted kitchen and shared living/dining room with a wood burning stove.

Double bedroom with king size double. Twin bedroom. Egyptian cotton bed linen. Soft towels.

Brand new LCD TV with DVD and free view SKY package.

Royal Doulton crockery, pots, pans and all cooking utensils.

Fitted Carpets. Bedroom wardrobes. Double Glazing.

Complimentary WiFi. Freeview SKY with option to upgrade to SKY package.(£20 per stay). Tempur mattress (£15 per stay). Weber gas BBQ available to hire (£10 per stay).
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    1 Full bath
    2 Twins
    1 King
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Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Please contact the manager for complete rate information.
  • Rowing boats: R 0 / stay - Fee
  • Fishing: R 0 / stay - Fee
  • Canadian canoes: R 0 / stay - Fee
Additional Rate and Availability Information
I offer a short stay pricing structure that is a percentage of the weekly rate, depends on how many nights you stay. Holiday Lettings pricing algorithms are unable to cope with this structure therefore, I have been advised to publish a base rate and discuss pricing on an individual basis with the potential guest.

Full details, terms and conditions are published on my website.

Arrival can be any start day. Subject to availability.

Senior Citizens 10% discount of their proportion of accommodation cost.

Shorts stays welcome all year round. Subject to availability.

Children under 2 go for free.

BBQ. £20 stay including gas.

SKY TV package included. Upgrade to Variety with Sports is £20 per stay.

WiFi usage.

Electricity is included between the dates 21st July 2017-17th August and all 2 nights stays all year round. Any other time the first £20.00 is gifted.

Please contact Cameron to discuss availability anytime.
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About the neighbourhood
Loch Lomond National Park
Visitors Centre: Ben Lawers, Loch Lomond Shores, Drumkinnon Tower, Rob Roy Centre
Outdoor Attractions: Highland Safari,
Extreme Actvities: Splash White Water Rafting, Lochearnhead Watersports
Glf Courses: Killin, St Fillans, Crieff, Muthill, Comrie, Auchterarder, Pitlochry
Mountains: Ben Nevis, Ben More, The Cobbler, Ben Lawers
Lochs: Loch Lomond, Loch Tay, Loch Awe
Abbeys: St Conans Kirk
Castles: Inveraray, Kilchoan, Blair Athol, Edinburgh, Stirling,
Distilleries: Edradour, Famous Grouse, Ben Nevis, Glengoyne, Dewars
Museums: Charles Rennie Macintosh
Arts and Crafts Galleries: Glen Lyon, Strathearn Gallery, Inverbeg Gallery
West Highland Rail Line
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Glasgow International or Edinburgh: 88.0 km
Railway: Crianlarich: 3.0 km
Ferry: Rosyth: 95.0 km
By car:

From Glasgow:

​F​ollow signs for A82​ Erskine Bridge​​. ​Turn right at Tarbet​. ​Continue to Crianlarich​. ​Turn right​ at the roundabout taking you into village centre​. At the Crianlarich Hotel T junction turn right onto A84​. ​1.5 miles outside of the village you will find Portnellan on the right hand side

From Edinburgh:​

​Follow signs for M90 Stiirling​. ​Exit at junction 10 for Crianlarich​. ​Continue on A84/A85 towards Crianlarich​. ​Portnellan is situated 1.5miles before the village on the left hand side
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Watersports Nearby.
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