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Willow Tree is a spectacular new build situated in a small private estate

People2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 4 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

It forms part of the Coach House which comprises Willow Tree Cottage which sleeps 2 and Ivy Cottage which sleeps 4. Set in its own enclosed grounds with large parking area and lawned gardens with a gazebo and small putting green.

Located in an area of outstanding beauty with unrivalled views of the Campsie Hills and mountain ranges in the Loch Lomond and Trossachs National Park.

The land is rich in wildlife with regular sightings of deer, hare, beautiful pheasants and squirrels. There are many species of wild birds including buzzards which live in Little Carbeth Glen and majestically soar around the estate. Little Carbeth Lochan is home to wild Mallard and an Osprey visits from July until September. The estate is also home to a prize winning fold of Highland Cattle. Definitely a photographers and wildlife enthusiasts dream location.

Agnes & Ian look forward to welcoming you.

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Property Manager
Property Manager
Member since: 2014
Premier Partner

This partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great guest experience.

Speaks English
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
23 May, 2018

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage in Killearn in Stirling

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 15:00 / Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 2
  • not suitable for children
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Fireplace ...
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer ...
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • Bath with separate shower cubicle, under floor heating
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
  • Queen size bed & fitted wardrobes
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Music Library ...
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television
Outside:
  • Terrace
  • Golf ...
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Tennis ...
Suitability:
  • wheelchair accessible
Notes:
Activities Little Carbeth is very well situated for touring Scotland, we are 30 minutes by car from Stirling and Glasgow and 1 hour from Edinburgh and Perth. The village of Killearn is half a mile away. The facilities there include: Chemist, doctors, co-op, spar, bank with ATM, butcher, tea room, gift shops, art gallery, village pub with restaurant and hotel with restaurant. Balfron is about 2 miles distant and offers a similar selection of facilities. Things to do in the immediate area: Walking From Little Carbeth you can easily walk to the River Endrick. The West Highland Way is also nearby. Fishing River Endrick, Lake of Menteith are the local fisheries. Tennis Excellent tennis courts within half a mile Golf 8 courses within 10 miles. Balfron has an 18 hole course with magnificent scenery, day tickets £15. Buchanan Castle Golf Club is 15 minutes away and reduced green fees have been negotiated. Pony Trekking & Water Spor

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
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Willow Tree is a spectacular new build situated in a small private estate
average rating of 4.8 based on 10 reviews
5

High quality accommodation in a beautiful calm and relaxing setting. Ideal spot for touring.

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful property with amazing countryside views. Quite and relaxing. Village contained everything you needed. Highly recommend.

  • Review Submitted: 31-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

The accommodation was very comfortable and clean.

  • 5 of 5

The property was very comfortable and clean. Everything you would need. Also very central for touring around.

  • Review Submitted: 21-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: It was a pleasure having you both here and delighted for your 5 star review. You would be welcome back anytime. Thanks Agnes & Ian
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5

The best place we have visited in the British Isles.

  • 5 of 5

Great cottage for two north of Glasgow, south of Loch Lomond and the Trossachs Forest Park.

The cottage is open plan and very comfortable. The estate is a working sheep farm with 120 acres of green pastures, a large pond and a nice gazebo in the lawn for a quiet after dinner glass of wine.

Killearn is walking distance to cafes, a gastro pub and a grocery store. Glengoyne distillery is about four miles away with excellent tours and very good scotch whisky.

The location is ideal for touring Scotland, from Edinburgh and Stirling to John O'Groats and Loch Ness.

Best part is the hospitality and touring guidance of the owner, Ian Bowie. He is a Scot, proud of it and very knowledgeable of his country's history and geography. The cottage is close enough to his main house for support but detached enough for privacy, an ideal setup.

This was a very pleasant part of our summer in the UK.

  • Review Submitted: 28-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great views, remote but not isolated.

  • 5 of 5

Out of village, 20 mins walk to the pub, another 5 to the CoOp.

Bus service is brilliant for local villages and Glasgow.

Turn left out of the drive for local Riverside paths.

  • Review Submitted: 20-Apr-2017
  • Date of Stay: April 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for your review, it was a pleasure having you both stay with us. Haste ye back.
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3

Marvellous view

  • 3 of 5

Nice cottage, splendid view, situation of cottage overwhelming, very relaxing, kitchen equipment good be more comprehensive, steps of guests in the appartment above are audible, internet very slow

  • Review Submitted: 17-Sep-2016
  • Date of Stay: September 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for your comments. Really disappointed that you only felt it worthy of 3 stars, every other review has given us 5. As far as wifi is concerned, we are rural and don't have access to high speed fibre but we do have a download speed of 10.4 which we feel isn't too bad, more than adequate for browsing and emails but there could be a problem with streaming foreign TV.
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5

Comfortable base for exploring the area

  • 5 of 5

A very comfortable place for two people. Modern, clean and well equipped with everything we needed. Great view and nice evening walks looking for wildlife by the river. Friendly and helpful hosts. Nice heated floor in bathroom. Internet connection was somewhat intermittent but we managed OK.

Overall, this is a great place to stay in a lovely area. Highly recommended.

  • Review Submitted: 12-Sep-2016
  • Date of Stay: September 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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