4.9★ Outstanding Sykes rating Icon/Rating/Sykes Icon/Rating/Sykes Icon/Rating/Sykes Icon/Rating/Sykes Sleeps 8 Bedrooms 4 Bathrooms 4 Pets No Show on map Features Off road parking Ground floor accommodation Ground floor bedroom Open fire Garden / Patio Highchair available Pub/shop < 1 mile Washing machine Dishwasher Broadband / WiFi Reviews & Ratings Accuracy of the listing Cleanliness Comfort Facilities 4 Customer Reviews "Lovely, clean and cosy house." Very welcoming hosts and close by if needed. Beautiful location. The only down side is the lack of hanging space in some of the bedrooms. Reviewed by DebbieApr 2022 "This was our second stay at this property." The cottage is comfortable and well furnished. All rooms are a good size with a very large lounge. The owners were very helpful with advice on good eating places and things to do. Reviewed by JamesApr 2022 "We all had a lovely holiday." Beechwood Cottage was beautifully furnished, well equipped and very roomy and comfortable . Located within easy walk of convenience store, restaurants, café, and the lovely walk along the river Tilt. Nearby within about 15 minute drive was Pitlochry and lovely walks at Killiecrankie, Queens View, Bruar Falls, Loch Faskally etc. Highlight for two teenagers with us was experience of White Water Rafting on the Tay and the Killy zip experience at Killiecrankie. Lin and Gordon were very lovely, helpful hosts. Reviewed by JamesOct 2021 "The directions to the cottage could be more detailed." The spot on the map is not accurate Reviewed by AlastairSep 2021 Show more Summary All ground-floor Four bedrooms: 1 x family room with a king-size & single bed with en-suite shower, basin and WC, 1 x king-size with en-suite shower, basin and WC, 1 x double with en-suite basin and WC, 1 x twin with en-suite Jack-and-Jill bath, shower over, basin and WC Kitchen with dining seating for four Dining room with seating for eight Lounge with wood burning stove - 1 basket of logs provided Biomass central heating Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, freezer, washing machine, dishwasher, Nespresso coffee machine (don’t forget to bring your favourite coffee pods), TV, DVD player and WiFi Fuel and power inc. in rent Bed linen and towels inc. in rent Highchair available on request Ample off-road parking Front decking Rear lawn and patio with furniture, charcoal BBQ and summerhouse Under cover bike storage available Sorry, no pets and no smoking Shop and pub within 0.2 miles Note: There is ramp access at the rear Note: The freezer is located in the summerhouse Note: No hen/ stag parties or similar Note: Check in from 4pm, departure by 10am. The property Sitting at the centre of the charming village of Blair Atholl, amidst the idyllic flowing River Tilt and on the fringes of the Cairngorms National Park, Beechwood Cottage offers the perfect base for a group of eight seeking a scenic adventure in Scotland. With ramp access to the rear, this homely bungalow offers all you could need for a week-long escape with your loved ones. Step up onto your private decking, making a wonderful spot for your morning cup of coffee, and follow through to the hallway where you can hang up your coats before venturing into the warmth of the sitting room where the rustic wood burning stove takes centre stage amidst the tasteful furnishings in the room. After relaxing in front of the TV, move through into the more formal dining room where you can gather for a family-favourite meal or perhaps even a board game when you're not out exploring your surroundings. Move through into the kitchen to find a less formal dining space where the little ones can enjoy a hearty breakfast, sitting amidst a range of good appliances to assist you during your stay; including an electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, Nespresso coffee machine, washing machine and dishwasher, with a freezer being found out in the summerhouse sitting in the rear, enclosed garden, a lovely spot to enjoy alfresco dining with the assistance of the barbecue in the summer months. End your days in one of the four inviting bedrooms, choosing from a family room with a king and a single bed with an en-suite shower room making the perfect sleeping spot for those with a little one, a king-size, also with an en-suite shower room, a double with a basin and WC, and a fourth final twin room with an en-suite bathroom, offering Jack-and-Jill access for the rest of the guests who seek a soothing soak after a busy day of rambling. For some action, be sure to venture into the National Park to be met by an array of fantastic cycling routes, as well as being a haven for wildlife watchers with plenty of wildlife to spot, all while being surrounded by unrivalled scenery including heather moorlands, forests, farms and many more scenic spots awaiting to be discovered by the outdoor lovers to also enjoy fishing, walking, cycling and various munros to climb. Amenities like shops, pubs and restaurants be found in the local village of Blair Atholl with lovely freshly baked bread from the Watermill, and The Loft restaurant should you want a memorable night out. Blair Atholl is also home to the famous Blair Castle with its own private army (the only one in Europe!) as well as the Blair Atholl Visitor Information Centre where you can learn of the best attractions in the area, Atholl Country Life Museum and a 9-hole golf course which can be seen from the garden at Beechwood Cottage, as well as stunning views of Ben Vrackie. Beechwood Cottage sits adjacent to Ptarmigan House B&B, which is ideal, should your plans including a rendezvous with additional visitors who’d like to stay nearby. The Falls of Bruar and the famous House of Bruar are only 3 miles north whereas Killiecrankie, scene of the famous 1629 battle is only 3 miles south, providing something for every taste. The Cairngorms National Park provides plenty of opportunities for exploring the natural splendour of Scotland, with twelve golf courses in total to take your pick from, water sports and snow sports for those seeking to try something new. With opportunities to see wildlife and enjoy some fishing in and around Blair Atholl, there is also a variety of lovely scenic walks and bike trails, which make for a perfect day out whatever the weather. River Tummel, Loch Faskally, Dunkeld, Aberfeldy, Kenmore and Glen Lyon are all within a 30 minute drive and well worth visiting. Venture out to Pitlochry, where you can visit the Blair Athol Distillery and Edradour Distillery (smallest in Scotland) or the world-famous Pitlochry Festival Theatre. Perth, Edinburgh, Dundee and Inverness are within close reach, presenting a range of family-friendly attractions and even more history awaiting to be discovered. In easy reach of so much, choose Beechwood Cottage as your charming holiday home for a memorable stay in Scotland. View on map About the location BLAIR ATHOLL Pitlochry 7.6 miles; Perth 35 miles Blair Atholl is a small village located centrally within Perthshire, Scotland. The village enjoys fantastic scenery and is rich in history and heritage. Blair Atholl is home to the impressive Blair Castle with its own private army, the only one in Europe, as well as the Blair Atholl Visitor Information Centre where you can learn of the best attractions in the area, Atholl Country Life Museum and a 9-hole golf course. Nearby attractions to include the Killiecrankie Gorge (3 miles) and the Falls of Bruar (4 miles), there are also a variety of scenic walking and biking routes for you to choose from in and around the village. From the village you can Ben y vrackie and there are numerous munros just to the north of the village. The Atholl Country Life Museum and the famous House of Bruar, Blair Atholl itself hosts a selection of restaurants, cafes and shops to explore.