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.