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Tastefully upgraded traditional cottages, stunning location, walk to Aberfeldy

Bedrooms 1
Separate WCs1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights


About the property

Croftness Cottage (2 bedroom, sleeps 4), Croftness Bothy (1 bedroom, sleeps 2)

The perfect location for a memorable trip to Highland Perthshire. Beautifully situated on a hillside above the attractive town of Aberfeldy, these lovingly upgraded cottages enjoy panoramic views over the historic Birks of Aberfeldy and the Tay Valley and offer the perfect balance between 'being away from it all' while still being able to walk into Aberfeldy. All cottages are finished to a high standard so you can enjoy being in a traditional cottage that has everything you need for a relaxing holiday.

If an active holiday is your thing we are located perfectly for all outdoor activities. We can run tailor made days for you in the hills or on the water through our sister business Ocean Alba. Just contact us directly and we would be happy to help create your adventure!

If you prefer to keep it more indoors don't fret! Croftness is the ideal place to hunker down with the fire on and enjoy the outdoors from behind a window! Aberfeldy is a short walk and an even shorter drive and has excellent shops, pubs, restaurants and visitor attractions. A lovely country club is within 1/2 a mile and offers quality food and drink. Pitlochry, home to the renowned Festival Theatre, is 15 miles away and Perth is 30 miles away.

Enjoy a scenic drive? Who doesn't!! There are endless day trips into stunning highland glens and over mountain roads (if the weather permits!) If you need any inspiration we would be happy to help!

Amenities: bed linen, towels, electric, heating and supply of solid fuel for fire.

Outside: garden areas with patios, garden furniture chimneas and BBQs.

Cot and high chair available.

Well behaved pets are also welcome.

More Details

Laura Easson
Member since: 2016
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
17 August, 2018

About Laura Easson

Scotland's great outdoors has been a passion of mine since leaving school. I worked as an outdoor guide all over Scotland and settled in Aberfeldy in 2011. After many years travelling all over the country I now get to spend more time at home in Aberfeldy running the self catering business. If I'm not working you'll either find me, in the mountains, on my mountain bike, in a sea kayak or spending time with the horses.

Laura Easson purchased this cottage in 2016

Why Laura Easson chose Aberfeldy

The Cottages are part of the old farm steading at Croftness and has been tastefully upgraded so that it still holds it's traditional charm. You will get the perfect balance between staying in a beautiful old building that is modern and comfortable.

What makes this cottage unique

Croftness is an incredibly special place. The old farm steading is nestled perfectly beside the giant trees of the Birks and has stunning views over the mountains. You will not find a more ideal location that is only a ten minute walk to town. We couldn't think of a more a peaceful place to live and to share with others.


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage in Aberfeldy in Perth and Kinross

Property Type:
  • cottage
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 2
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered ...
Location Type:
  • mountain
  • rural
  • town
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Fireplace
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Ground floor WC
    Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , En-suite
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed , Bedroom can be changed to twin on request
  • Smart TV with Freeview
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Library
  • Terrace ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Tennis ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • marina
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • rafting
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • whitewater rafting


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Tastefully upgraded traditional cottages, stunning location, walk to Aberfeldy
average rating of 4.75 based on 4 reviews
Los Lunas, New Mexico

Wonderful Location

  • 5 of 5

Stayed here 6 nights to explore the Scottish Highlands. The cottage was wonderful and the view from the back patio was beautiful. Never met or saw the owners but they were right there if we needed anything. Cottage was comfortable, clean, and the bathroom was wonderful. Large shower, no tub, with great water pressure and lots of hot water. There is a washing machine, which we made good use of, but no dryer. There is a drying rack in the downstairs half bath that you can use for drying. We would happily stay here again!

  • Review Submitted: 04-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your lovely review! I'm so glad you enjoyed your stay...sorry we didn't get the chance to say hello. Our baby daughter is keeping us very busy! I hope you had a safe trip home.
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Lovely cottage. Home from home.

  • 4 of 5

Great stay apart from the weather.

Bit noisy with work going on next door. Good location. Cottage was beautiful.

  • Review Submitted: 09-Jun-2017
  • Date of Stay: June 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Lovely little cottage, a home from home

  • 5 of 5

What a lovely 3 night stay we just had! We felt at home the second we walked through the door! Beautifully furnished with comfy furniture, Smart TV and lots of books and dvds to unwind to. An open fire (with guard) which is supplied with endless wood to burn kept us warm from morning until night. Well equipped kitchen with a large dining table. The bed was so comfortable I feel asleep as soon as my head touched the pillow!

The location was fantastic - less than 10 mins to walk into aberfeldy which as a small town gives you everything you need, even has a small cinema! There was loads of lovely shops and deli's, restaurants and pubs also a petrol station and co-op. You're only a few miles drive away from other nice towns too like Pitlochry, Dunkeld, Crieff, etc etc.

Can't rate this place enough, we've already recommended it to all of our friends.

  • Review Submitted: 31-Jan-2017
  • Date of Stay: January 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for your review! I'm glad you loved it as much as we do and you're welcome back any time!
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Delightful, cosy and comfortable

  • 5 of 5

The cottage was beautiful, nicely furnished and very well equipped. The underfloor heating in the kitchen was a nice surprise. Everything was spotless. There was a great selection of books and DVDs. It was very cosy and well heated. Off the beaten track so was nice and peaceful. Already planning to come back and would definitely recommend.

  • Review Submitted: 16-Jan-2017
  • Date of Stay: January 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for your review. I'm pleased you enjoyed your stay and we would love to welcome you back!
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Nearest Airport
71 Miles
Nearest Barpub
0.6 Miles
Black Watch Bar
Nearest Golf
0.8 Miles
Aberfeldy Golf Club
Nearest Train
14.5 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
0.6 Miles
Black Watch Bar
Nearest Ski
37 Miles
Glen Shee
Nearest Beach
7 Miles
Kenmore (fresh water loch)
Car: recommended

The famous Birks of Aberfeldy walks and waterfall

Highland Safaris (off road driving and wildlife tours)

Castle Menzies (ghost tours)

Aberfeldy Golf Course (18 holes)

Kenmore Golf Course (9 holes)

River Tay Rafting

Tay mouth Marina

Kayaking on Loch Tay


Prices & Availability

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Additional pricing information

Pet Fee £20

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 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.