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Perfect Location For A Relaxing Holiday

Bedrooms 3
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 7 nights


Minimum Stay
7 nights


Photos and Description of this 3 bedroom holiday cottage in Pitlochry - Kioma

Spectacular Views. Living room, Dining room, Kitchen, 3 bedroom, 2 bathroom.

Down a private drive, this cottage is a little bit of heaven combining seclusion with a stunning location.

The cottage is very cosy and is maintained to a very high standard.

The large lounge with picture windows has spectacular views over Loch Tummel to Schiehallion and the Highland Perthshire countryside beyond.

Patio door leads onto the south facing terrace and private garden grounds.

Kioma is located in a National Scenic Area renowned for its outstanding natural beauty.

There is much to do and see in the area but most importantly you will be able to relax and unwind in this very special place.

There is a large sitting room with open fire, TV, DVD, Video and CD Players, WiFi access.

Open plan dining room adjoining sitting room with loch views.

Master Bedroom with ensuite bathroom with bath and hand shower, shower enclosure, whb and wc

(all accessed up three steps).

Two Twin Bedrooms with open views over the garden.

Spacious traditional kitchen with breakfast table.

Electric hob and electric oven, Large American Fridge Freezer, Microwave, Washing Machine, Dishwasher.

Family bathroom with bath and Mira electric shower over, wc and whb.

100% Cotton linen and towels provided.

Oil fired central heating and electricity included. Solid fuel for fire included.

Private water supply.

Garden furniture is supplied.

Booking from Saturday to Saturday, arrive after 4pm and leave by 10am on the day of departure.

More Details
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair accessible

Robin and Lesley Swinton
Member since: 2009
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
18 August, 2016

About Robin and Lesley Swinton

We have lived in this area for over 25 years and still find new interesting places to visit.

Robin and Lesley Swinton purchased this cottage in 2006

Why Robin and Lesley Swinton chose Perthshire

This is our family home which we now run as a holiday let.

What makes this cottage unique

Over the years we have had lovely guests, some of whom have commented on their stay at Kioma :

What people have said about Kioma.

“Stunning location for a peaceful holiday retreat.”

Date of Stay: Saturday 5th Jul 2014

The cottage is ideal for exploring Perthshire's beautiful unspoilt countryside, whether you want to do some hill walking,exploring, bird watching or sight seeing. The cottage is comfortable and equipped with everything you need for a self catering holiday. We stumbled upon 'House of Bruar' deli section and enjoyed eating all the delicious home cooked meals.

“Great weeks holiday”

Date of Stay: Saturday 3rd May 2014

Everything was as expected for a booking of this value. Clean, tidy and all necessary equipment available. Our third visit and if prices don’t rise too much we will be back.

“Beautiful views”

Date of Stay: Saturday 12th Apr 2014

The cottage was perfect for our family holiday, the open fire was enjoyed every night. and the outdoor space was perfect for our eight year old, but it was the views that would bring us all back to Kioma again.

“ Perfect Accommodation and Location”

Date of Stay: Saturday 31st Aug 2013

We have thoroughly enjoyed our five visits to Kioma. The owners have very high standards and the property offers everything one requires - cleanliness, comfort, privacy and stunning views.

“Fantastic Cottage, Superb Location!”

Date of Stay: Saturday 17th Aug 2013

An excellent property and superb location, practically every item needed was provided, especially a very well stocked kitchen. The location on the loch was extremely desirable and provided beautiful vistas each morning and evening. We would have liked to stay longer as we did not seem to get to much time in the cottage due to being out each day. But overall a lovely holiday that I would certainly recommend.

“Location, Location, Location!”

Date of Stay: Saturday 10th Aug 2013

Kioma is a lovely house, extremely private and perfectly situated alongside Loch Tummel, a



Nearest Airport
90 Miles
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
Loch Tummel Inn
Nearest Ferry
80 Miles
Nearest Golf
12 Miles
Nearest Train
12 Miles
Nearest Motorway
500 Metres
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Loch Tummel Inn
Nearest Ski
40 Miles
Nearest Beach
60 Miles
St Andrews
Car: necessary


Within a National Scenic Area and just on the edge of Cairngorm National Park and Loch Lomond National Park Kioma is ideally located as an excellent centre for enjoying beautiful scenery and yet at the same time being well situated to explore Pitlochry, Blair Atholl, Killiecrankie, Dunkeld, Aberfeldy, Perth and beyond.

Hill and Forest Walks - The surrounding area is ideal for hill walking and exploring the local forests - leaflets are available locally and in the cottage.

Birdwatching - the area is a paradise for bird watchers :-

Blackbird, Blue Tit, Bullfinch, Buzzard, Chaffinch, Coal Tit, Collar Doves, Garden Warbler, Goldcrest, Goldfinch, Great Spotted Woodpecker, Great Tit, Grey and Pied Wagtail, Long-tailed Tit, Mallard, Mistle Thrush, Oystercatcher, Robin, Sedge Warbler, Siskin, Song Thrush, Tree Creeper, Tufted Duck, Water Hen, Wigeon, Willow Warbler, Wood Pigeon, Wood Warbler Wren and many more.

Wild flowers - the flowers in spring and summer have to be seen to be believed. There is an abundance of wild flowers throughout the year from cherry blossom in the spring, orchids in the summer, spectacular purple carpets of heather in the late summer and glorious autumn colours.

Painting and Photography – this is a perfect place for artists and photographers. Wonderful light on water, dramatic scenery and quaint old buildings are all here for you to paint and photograph.

Fishing - trout fishing is available on the River Tummel and many of the surrounding fresh water lochs. Permits are available for purchase in the Tourist Office in Pitlochry.

White Water Rafting – this and other exciting water sports are available on the River Tummel, at Grandtully near Aberfeldy and at Kenmore.

West Highland Line – if you want to go further afield, you can take a day trip in the footsteps of Harry Potter from Fort William or Mallaig.

On this beautiful stretch of railway taking in the stunning scenery of the west coast.

Catch the train at Rannoch Station one of the remotest stations in Britain then join the Jacobite Steam Train, described as one of the great railway journeys of the world, for an 84 mile round trip taking you past a list of impressive extremes.

It starts near the highest mountain in Britain (Ben Nevis), visits Britain's most westerly mainland railway station (Arisaig), then passes close by the deepest freshwater loch in Britain (Loch Morar), and the shortest river in Britain (River Morar) and finally arrives next to the deepest seawater loch in Europe - Loch Nevis.

A great way to spend the day

Pony Trekking – this is within easy reach by car at Blair Castle and Kenmore.

Highland Safaris - these are very popular and take place within half an hour of Kioma near Dull on the way to Aberfeldy.

Clan Interest - several clans were associated with this area. Particularly such names as Menzies, Macdonald, Cameron, Duncan and Robertson are local to the area and the many graveyards are a source of interesting research, there is also a Clan Trail around Loch Rannoch as well as booklets by local historians about the clans in the area which are available in local shops.

Eating Out - in addition to the local Loch Tummel Inn there are a variety of good eating places are within easy reach such as The Armoury in Pitlochry, Aillean Chraggan near Aberfeldy, East Haugh near Pitlochry, plus many more to suit all tastes.

Shopping - there is good shopping in Pitlochry and Aberfeldy, famous for their woollens and tweeds, and at the well-known House of Bruar near Blair Atholl, locally known as the 'Harrods of the North' where there are men and women's clothes, shoes, outdoor clothing, wonderful woollens, cashmere, kitchenware, china, children's toys and clothes, an art gallery and much else besides and where you can also enjoy a delicious lunch.

Gardens in Perthshire –

There are numerous lovely gardens open to the public both regularly and occasionally under the Scotland's Gardens Scheme.

Explorer’s Garden.

Located at Pitlochry Festival Theatre, this six acre woodland garden, now six years old, is maturing nicely. More and more visitors are coming to see the wonders this four star VisitScotland attraction reveals - art and architecture, wildlife and birds, exotic plants, peat and rock gardens, extraordinary landscaping and magnificent views. Try the guided tours that reveal the stories of the Scottish Plant Hunters who risked their lives travelling the globe in search of new plants and trees. In this garden, which is divided into different parts of the world, you will see the plants they collected for cultivation, commerce and conservation.

Drummond Castle

Drummond Castle is most famous for it's magnificent Italianate parterre gardens, one of the finest formal gardens in Europe. Originally laid out in 1630 by John Drummond.

Golf –

There are about forty golf courses in Perthshire from small local nine hole courses to the famous Golf Courses at St Andrews and Gleneagles.


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday cottage in Pitlochry, Perthshire

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
25 Sep 2016 - 29 Oct 2016
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £200

Booking from Saturday to Saturday, arrive after 4pm and leave by 10am on the day of departure.

We can do short term breaks but please call regarding this.

Saturday to Saturday (arrival after 4 pm and departure before 10 am, but we can sometimes be flexible if you check first).
A deposit of 30% of the total cost is required within 7 days from initial reservation.
The balance including the refundable housekeeping deposit is due 8 weeks prior to arrival date.

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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage in Pitlochry in Scotland

Property Type:
  • cottage
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 165 m²
Location Type:
  • mountain
  • rural
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • En suite bathroom - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Shower Enclosure
    Family bathroom - Toilet , Bath with Shower
  • Family bathroom with bath and electric shower,w.c., handbasin. En suite bathroom for master bedroom with bath and hand shower, separate shower enclosure, wc and handbasin.
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 2 Single Bed
    Master Suite Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed , Ensuite bathroom, sitting area all with views to the loch.
  • Master bedroom with en suite bathroom, wc, bath and shower. Two twin bedrooms.
  • Books
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Library
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Outdoor Furniture
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair accessible
  • forests
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • ski
  • wind-surfing

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