- Off road parking
- Pub/shop < 1 mile
- Washing machine
- Broadband / WiFi
This compact Aberfoyle self-catering apartment is situated on the top floor of a former Victorian hotel, opposite the famous Rob Roy legendary "poker" oak tree, on the edge of the village of Aberfoyle, within the Loch Lomond and Trossachs National Park. This cosy Aberfoyle self-catering apartment has a wonderfully Scottish feel to it, carpeted in Black Watch tartan, and comfortably furnished and well equipped to provide a convenient holiday home for exploring the National Park. From your Aberfoyle self-catering apartment you can take a bike ride along Route 7, taking you through Queen Elizabeth Forest Park, or, there are wonderful walks straight from this Aberfoyle self-catering apartment, following the Trossachs Trail through forest parkland or the Menteith Hills. This is an ideal holiday location to explore Loch Lomond and the surrounding area with good local transport links.
All second floor. Two double bedrooms. Bathroom with bath, electric shower over, basin and WC. Kitchen with dining table. Sitting room with dining table and electric coal-effect fire.
Electric storage heating and wall-mounted convector heaters with electric fire. Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, washer/dryer, TV with Freeview, DVD, WiFi. Power inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Off road parking for 2 cars on a first come, first served basis, additional free parking in village. Sorry, no pets and no smoking. Shop, pub, post office, bank and zip wire tree top adventure course are all a few minutes' walk away. Note: Access to accommodation is via an internal staircase. There is a coombed ceiling in one of the bedrooms and the sitting room. Note: Due to the coombed ceilings, the accommodation will be compact when fully occupied.
Note: Christmas and New Year bookings can only begin on Saturday 19th Dec 2015 and Saturday 26th Dec 2015.
About the location
Stirling 19 miles.
The village of Aberfoyle lies within The Loch Lomond and Trossachs National Park, a popular tourist destination. From Aberfoyle there is easy access to Loch Katrine, where you can take a gentle boat cruise, or the Lake of Menteith, reputed to be the best location for fly fishing for rainbow trout in Central Scotland. Aberfoyle itself offers a selection of shops, restaurants and pubs. It has its own 18-hole golf course, and for the more adventurous, the largest ‘Go Ape’ experience in the country, situated at the David Marshall Lodge Visitor Centre. Approximately 20 minutes’ drive away is the Glengoyne Distillery where you can enjoy the Scottish malt whisky experience, or head towards the shores of Loch Lomond, the single biggest expanse of inland water in Britain, offering a variety of activities. Within The Loch Lomond and Trossachs National Park there are a huge variety of attractions; enjoy a gentle stroll through the Balloch Castle Country Park or the Queen Elizabeth Forest Park, or, for the more adventurous, the mountains offer challenging walks and climbs. For a family day out, stop off at the Blair Drummond Safari and Adventure Park on your way to the nearby city of Stirling, with its ancient castle and Wallace Monument of great historic interest. Further away, the city of Edinburgh is well worth a visit.