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Garden Cottage

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Perth, Perthshire, Angus & Fife Show on map

4.9

Sykes rating

  • 2 Guests

  • 1 Bedroom

  • 1 Bathroom

  • Pets Yes

Features

  • Ground floor bedroom
  • Garden / Patio
  • Cot available
  • Highchair available
  • Pub/shop < 1 mile
  • Washing machine
  • Games Room
  • Broadband / WiFi

Reviews & Ratings

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75 Customer Reviews

  • "Gorgeous wee cottage in a lovely, quiet area."

    Had absolutely everything you could think of for a nice wee break. We will be back

    Thank you so much. It is always great to hear that our efforts are appreciated. Property Owner

    Reviewed by Kirsty5.0Feb 2024

  • "A lovely compact little cottage within easy walking distance of the city centre and ideally located for walks in the surrounding hills."

    The cottage had everything that was needed both for a long stay such as this or for shorter breaks, and was situated in a quiet area. It was comfortable and warm. The owners were nearby if anything was needed. Thoroughly enjoyed my visit to both Perth and the cottage. Would highly recommend.

    Thank you so much for your thoughtful feedback and for leaving the cottage so spotless. Property Owner

    Reviewed by James5.0Jan 2024

  • "Spacious,clean,well set out with everything needed supplied."

    Thanks for your positive feedback. Hope you enjoyed the football. Property Owner

    Reviewed by David5.0Dec 2023

  • "We loved the cottage."

    The only thing we didn’t like about it was the entrance into it, it was very tight and steep to drive in. Apart from that it was fine.

    Thanks for your positive feedback. The drive does take some getting used to . When we bought the property it was the only entrance. If you are back before we move feel free to use the bottom entrance. Property Owner

    Reviewed by David4.7Nov 2023

  • "A lovely comfortable cottage, set in a quiet location."

    Very handy to walk into Perth and near lots of places of interest. Highly recommended.

    Thank you for taking the time to give us such lovely feedback. It was a pleasure meeting you. Property Owner

    Reviewed by Marguerite5.0Sep 2023

  • "Lovely cottage with everything you could want."

    Luxurious bathroom. Lots of walks from the cottage but you need to be reasonably fit as there are lots of hills to some breath taking views. We thoroughly enjoyed it as did our little dog but we wore her out! We loved the dog friendly cafe in Perth 'Brew and Chew' which had dog treats on the menu too. You could chose to eat indoors or outdoors. Lovely quaint city so much to explore in and around Perth. Hosts extremely knowledgeable about the local area.

    Thank you so much for your very positive comments. We are glad you made it up to the viewpoints on KInnoull Hill and glad to hear about Brew and Chew. Property Owner

    Reviewed by Mandy5.0Jul 2023

  • "This was a most enjoyable stay perfectly situated."

    Peace and quiet was what we wanted and that is what we got .Easy walking distance to the shops and lovely walks for the dog. The cottage was really lovely very well equipped best one yet . Thank you to Frances and Andy a lovely couple most welcoming and informative we would definitely stay again .

    Thank you for your lovely comments. It was so nice to meet you and to be reassured that the garden and walks were good for dogs. Property Owner

    Reviewed by Yvonne5.0Jul 2023

  • "The cottage was lovely, could not fault it."

    Just as I wrote in guest book, the downfall we felt was the garden. Not enclosed for dog friendly cottage, and as for the garden, if you wanted to sit outside, it really is the owners garden for their use eg washing.

    Thank you for staying and some lovely comments in book about the actual cottage. So sorry you felt that about the Garden but the cottage details do say it is in our garden. We also have very clearly labelled bins and directions for recycling so it would have been nice if you had managed to adhere to them and deposit glass etc in the correct receptacles. We have lived here for over 20 years and have had three dogs with no issues of safety so we are puzzled by your comments in regard to the security of the garden. The majority of our clients seem to be happy with the arrangements. Thank you once again for your comments which have helped us be even clearer in our welcome letter to clients. It would have been nice if you had spoken to us about your concerns so that we could have helped you address them. Property Owner

    Reviewed by Julia3.8Jul 2023

  • "It's a lovely cottage and owners are very helpful and friendly, it had everything we needed and it was our second visit"

    It was lovely to meet you again. Hope the sticky Mat was helpful and I will put your new restaurant recommendations in the list. Property Owner

    Reviewed by Lynda5.0Jun 2023

  • "Enjoyed a lovely sunny week at the cottage."

    Lots of walks nearby and close to pubs restaurants and cafés. It was lovely to meet the owners Frances and Andy who were very helpful. Bella enjoyed sniffing around the secure garden.

    Thanks once again for taking the time to choose our cottage and write such a lovely review. Property Owner

    Reviewed by Dawn5.0Jun 2023

  • "We could not fault the cottage, all was as advertised and very clean, peaceful and quiet."

    The owners were friendly and helpful.

    Thank you so much for your positive feedback. It was lovely to meet you. Hope your journey home was uneventful. Looking back at comments from a previous client about our sofa led me to purchase new cushions for the seats and I popped them in today. Property Owner

    Reviewed by Vivienne5.0Jun 2023

  • "We had been looking for a small property in Perth with parking and this was ideal."

    Secluded with a ten minute walk into the town centre. Spacious for two people and very comfortable with a high quality bedroom, bathroom and kitchen.

    Thank you for your positive comments. We were sorry we were away when you left. Hope you had a safe journey home. Property Owner

    Reviewed by Peter5.0May 2023

  • "A lovely cottage just a short walk from some beautiful parks, the riverside, station and city centre."

    Really well equipped, the most comfy bed I’ve ever slept in (in a rental) and a beautifully spacious bathroom. We would highly recommend.

    Thank tou very much for your lovely comments and also the tips of visits that you enjoyed and left in the book for future guests. Property Owner

    Reviewed by Sue5.0May 2023

  • "Garden cottage was very comfortable and in a quiet spot, yet only a short walk into the city centre."

    Lots of places to visit nearby.

    Thanks for your positive comments. Hope you had a smooth sailing. Property Owner

    Reviewed by Lesley5.0Apr 2023

  • "Lovely cottage, good facilities and great location."

    However there is no garden as shown in the listing photos. The lawn is the owners and fenced off. The garden furniture is replaced by the bins by your bedroom window. In reality there is an area of gravel to park your car. The area is not secure for dogs, the main gate is always open. Contrary to the owners comments they use their garden on a regular basis. Playing with their grand children, putting their washing out, mowing the lawn and emptying their bins by the bedroom window. All a couple of meters away. So if you have a dog or like your privacy, think about it.

    Reviewed by Antony4.4Apr 2023

  • "Good location in Perth close to river sculpture park."

    Cottage was in very clean, with well furnished kitchen. Bathroom and bedroom were modern, lovely hot shower. The sofa we found was very hard and uncomfortable to sit on. Note to dog owners, there is no enclosed garden to the property, Unfortunately i didnt realise on booking, there is a gravel area directly in front of the cottage, where you can park, but no where you can have a dog off lead. Owners cottage is very close to cottage so if you like to sit out in privacy, probably not the right property for you. Overall a good property, would recommend.

    I am so sorry that you did not feel that you could let your dog off the lead. The garden, which is part of our larger property, is totally enclosed by a high wall, front and back if you shut the gates. I am also sorry that you did not find the sofa comfortable. There are another two very, comfortable swivel chairs with footstools in the lounge which can be used. Although the garden is the top part of our one it is only overlooked by our bedroom window and utility room. We do have a summer house in the back garden but try not to use it when we have guests staying. I do so hope this clarifies some of the points that you have raised. It's a pity that we did not manage you meet you as you were out most of the time during your stay with us as you were visiting relatives. We would have been able to reassure you about letting your dog off the lead safely. Thank you for your positive comments about the location and cleanliness of the property. Property Owner

    Reviewed by Pauline4.4Apr 2023

  • "This is a fantastic little cottage in a very quiet area but only a short walk to the centre of Perth."

    It has everything you would need to enjoy a perfect break away from home.

    It was lovely to meet you both. Hope you had a safe trip home.Thank you for your kind comments. Property Owner

    Reviewed by Ian5.0Mar 2023

  • "Beautiful cottage."

    Very well equipped. Great central location for sightseeing. Great nearby walks, although the hill on the way back is a bit steep. A very enjoyable and comfortable week

    Thank you for your lovely comments. Property Owner

    Reviewed by Margaret5.0Feb 2023

  • "Excellent wee cottage, well equipped and cosy warm."

    Dog friendly with plenty of nearby walks. Quiet corner of Perth, ten minutes walk to the city.

    Glad you enjoyed your stay. Thanks for the positive comments. Property Owner

    Reviewed by Catriona4.7Jan 2023

  • "Very comfortable cottage lovely hosts cannot do enough for you!"

    Thanks for your lovely feedback. Enjoy your house hunting and Christmas. Property Owner

    Reviewed by Elizabeth5.0Nov 2022

  • "We enjoyed our stay in this warm cosy well equipped cottage."

    Situated across the bridge from Perth City centre, making if a fabulous base for our exploring. Our doggy enjoyed the Quarry Mill Park just up the road to run and let off steam off safely. Scone Palace is worth visiting this time of year also Dunkeld, where John's family came from. Amazing history and beautiful Riverside walks along the River Tay.

    Thank you for your very positive comments despite the variable weather which must have made a difference to your stay. Property Owner

    Reviewed by Nicola5.0Oct 2022

  • "Extremely well equipped comfortable cottage with lots of information given in advance on the cottage itself, local walks, places to eat etc."

    The owners Frances and Andy were very welcoming and helpful. Surrounded by beautiful countryside, this is a lovely place to enjoy a holiday.

    We enjoyed meeting you Anne and greatly appreciate how wonderfully clean you left the cottage. It is such a shame the weather wasn’t better but hope you maybe had a chance to enjoy some of the singing at The Mod. Property Owner

    Reviewed by Anne5.0Oct 2022

  • "Very comfortable and enjoyed the proximity to the centre of Perth and local amenities."

    Thanks for your comments. Hope you had a safe journey home and glad you caught up with old friends and relations. Property Owner

    Reviewed by Alistair5.0Sep 2022

  • "We really enjoyed our stay."

    The cottage was really comfortable and well situated for seeing the area and the information provided for places to see was much appreciated. We really hope to be able to visit again.

    Reviewed by Jane5.0Sep 2022

  • "A beautiful cottage, superbly appointed and lovely owners."

    The convenience of being able to walk into Perth was great and we had some lovely walks from the door without having to use the car. Parking was easy, you just had to take it slowly as you enter the drive but no problem at all. We had everything we needed for a wonderful stay, it was spotlessly clean and the bed was super comfy. Thanks again to Frances and Andy we will be definitely returning.

    We were sorry not to be up and about when you left. Thanks for leaving things so tidy and clean. We are really happy that you had a good week. Property Owner

    Reviewed by Duncan5.0Sep 2022

  • "Lovely cottage."

    There is a lovely walk along the Riverside that takes you into Perth city centre.Here you will find lots of eateries and places to have a drink. The cottage is driving distance to various attractions and walks.

    Glad you enjoyed your stay. The Heather Garden by the river is really lovely. Property Owner

    Reviewed by Liz4.4Aug 2022

  • "Absolutely delightful cottage."

    Well equipped with lovely little personal touches from the owners. Quite sad we didn't get to meet them face to face to thank them. Perfectly located for a walk into central Perth and ideal to use as a base for the areas around. Thanks again

    Thank you so much for the feedback. Sadly my husband’s stay in hospital meant that we didn’t get to meet up, perhaps another time. We are glad you enjoyed your trip. Property Owner

    Reviewed by Stephen5.0Aug 2022

  • "The cottage is in a lovely peaceful and quiet setting."

    The facilities were excellent. We had a warm comfortable stay.

    Glad you enjoyed your break. Thank you for your kind comments. Property Owner

    Reviewed by Jane4.1Jun 2022

  • "Garden cottage was absolutely perfect!"

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    Thank you for your kind comments. It was a pleasure having you stay. Property Owner

    Reviewed by Alan5.0Jun 2022

  • "Lovely relaxing stay at garden cottage."

    Hosts very pleasant and informative of places to visit. Cottage very comfortable and homely. Very central for days out. Only negatives were that the garden wasn’t secure so we couldn’t let the dog out without his lead and the access is very tight but don’t let this put you off it’s well worth a stay and we will be returning.

    Glad you enjoyed your stay and thank you for your kind comments. We are sorry you felt you could not let your dog out. We are perfectly happy to have the gates closed top and bottom of the property, that is, our entrance and the one to the cottage so that it becomes secure as the garden is totally bordered by high walls. in fact, we used to close the gates all of the time when we had a a dog and continue to do so when we look after our grandchildren and their dogs. Property Owner

    Reviewed by Elizabeth4.7Jun 2022

  • "Perth is a Great place for touring, and the cottage was fabulous, had everything you would require , as in a home from home."

    Would highly recommend booking this Cottage

    Thanks for your positive comments . It was nice to meet you. Property Owner

    Reviewed by Marie5.0May 2022

  • "Located in a lovely part of Perth."

    House has been modernised to a high standard with quality materials, furniture, kitchen utensils, etc. The owners are very friendly, welcoming and helpful. Fully recommend from us. We had a lovely time.

    Thank you for your lovely comments. Property Owner

    Reviewed by Graham5.0May 2022

  • "Excellent accommodation, with everything you need."

    A home away from home, and very friendly owners on hand.

    Thanks Denise, hope all goes well for you over the next few , difficult months. Property Owner

    Reviewed by Denise5.0Apr 2022

  • "Lovely cottage."

    Not lacking for anything

    Thanks for your kind comments. Property Owner

    Reviewed by Stewart5.0Mar 2022

  • "Lovely wee cottage."

    Like home from home as very well equipped. Felt very welcome and would be perfect for visitors with a dog (I left my behind for this trip). Walkable to all the amenities of Perth City and easy to explore further afield from this base.

    Thanks for the positive feedback. Hope all goes well with your move. Property Owner

    Reviewed by Deborah5.0Feb 2022

  • "A lovely clean, safe and comfortable cottage with hi spec fittings and comfortable beds and bedding."

    An ideal location for Perth as you can easily walk into town and it is close to all transport networks.

    Thanks for the comments.. It is always a pleasure to have you.. Have a safe and enjoyable Christmas and hope to see you all again next year. Frances Property Owner

    Reviewed by Avril5.0Dec 2021

  • "Great place ideal for walking into the city or countryside really well ..."

    Great place ideal for walking into the city or countryside really well equipped,I was a bit concerned when I read feedback about accessing the cottage by car but I drive a large estate car and manage it without any trouble at all

    Thanks for your positive comments. Glad you had an enjoyable break. Property Owner

    Reviewed by Allan5.0Nov 2021

  • "Not being pet owners we are always slightly wary when accommodation allows pets, however we were delighted that there were no signs/smells of animals having previously been in the cottage."

    Reviewed by Richard4.7Oct 2021

  • "The cottage is one of the best I have ever stayed in."

    So comfortable, spacious and the owners were incredibly friendly and helpful. There was only one small downside and that is the access. A bit tight.

    Reviewed by Diane5.0Sep 2021

  • "This comfortable cottage is ideally suited to a couple or couple with 2 sub teen children since there is a sofa bed in the lounge."

    Our 14 yr old found this to be adequate but small for 2 teenagers or silts. Other then this I would have given the cottage 5 stars. The hosts were very welcoming and helpful with suggestions of where to visit in the local area and it was spotless throughout. The kitchen while compact was well equipped and the bathroom with walk in shower was excellent. All in all we were very happy with the cottage during our week’s holiday and have no hesitation in recommending it for anyone needing self catering accommodation in Perth.

    Reviewed by David4.1Aug 2021

  • "The cottage was very clean, well equipped and comfortable."

    It is step free access and throughout with central heating and under floor heating in the bathroom. The owners who live next door were very friendly and helpful and were regularly on hand to answer any questions. The cottage is located on the edge of Perth, with plenty of attractions including Edinburgh within an hours drive. There are many things which are within walking distance for dogs including dog friendly cafes in Perth. The town has supermarkets, bars, restaurants and shops which are within walking distance. The town has lots of disabled parking if needed. Many reviews comment on the narrow drive. The initial access is a private drive which only one car can fit through at a time but I didn’t see another car on there during the week. I managed to get into the drive with an estate car large enough for 4 people, luggage and a Labrador. The drive is essentially an S bend into the cottage with a large area to turn around at the top. It is easily accessible for anything less than a minibus, which would still probably fit with care. I would highly recommend this property and we have every intention of going back.

    Reviewed by Kim5.0Jul 2021

  • "The cottage is very conveniently situated for Perth's attractions and facilities"

    Reviewed by Brian5.0Jul 2021

  • "Very comfortable and clean cottage in an excellent, quiet location."

    Thanks very much!

    Reviewed by Ian5.0Oct 2020

  • "Lovely cottage in a peaceful area."

    Nice central location for travelling around Central Scotland. Lots of nice parks, gardens and walks nearby and easy access to Perth City. Would highly recommend this cottage.

    Reviewed by David5.0Sep 2020

  • "The cottage is very modern, well furnished & equipped, its in a quiet location with very friendly & helpful owners next door."

    Reviewed by Marlene5.0Sep 2020

  • "Great location,lovely cottage, the level of comfort was above what I expected, lots of local parks and walks within a short distance."

    The owners Frances and Andy were on hand to answer any question should we need them however not intrusive

    Reviewed by John4.7Aug 2020

  • "Lovely , cosy cottage."

    Great location , would stay again!

    Reviewed by Reda5.0Aug 2020

  • "Garden Cottage was very comfortable and all amenities of the highest standard."

    Conveniently located for Perth City Centre and also Kinnoull Hill and a range of woodland walks. Peaceful too and Friendly hosts with lots of local information.

    Reviewed by Avril5.0Aug 2020

  • "Really friendly hosts."

    The cottage was very well equipped with everything you needed and more. An excellent location for branching out to the rest of Scotland.

    Reviewed by Leigh-ann5.0Aug 2020

  • "This is one of the nicest cottages we have stayed in ."

    The owner has thought of everything. Only 10 min walk to town centre and 15 min walk to Kinnoull hill.we had a fantastic time .

    Reviewed by Audrey5.0Jul 2020

  • "The enterance into garden cottage is a bit tight if you have a large vehicle."

    The property is very well equipt,every thing you need is there and of good quality.very friendly hosts,not at all intrusive.shame there is not a view, but being in a city this is to be expected.(don't let this put you of staying at this lovely place).

    Reviewed by Pete5.0Feb 2020

  • "17th - 21th February It was very good."

    Cottage is clean and modern with the good and comfy furniture. You will found inside everything what you need. Very good location. If you looking for pease and quiet please then Garden Cottage is a right choice. We wish we had better weather becouse it's a lovely place for walking. We will definitely come back one day.

    Reviewed by Monika5.0Feb 2020

  • "The cottage is in a central location, only a ten minute walk from the town centre (albeit up a steep hill)."

    Very quiet and dark at night so no light pollution.Although only four rooms, including bathroom, the cottage is a long house and therefore feels spacious. Fantastic shower room with underfloor heating, quite newly fitted I would guess, large shower cubicle adapted for the elderly. A well equipped kitchen, plenty of storage space. The main thing to note is the access and parking, the lane is narrow and the entrance is quite tight if you have anything larger than say a Peugeot 308, a Citroen C4 Picasso, a Ford CMax. The surrounding countryside is, or course, magnificent and if it's your first visit there is something different to do every day - walking, shopping, theatre & concerts, heritage sites etc.etc. Don't be put off by the weather either, Perth is one of the driest places in Scotland - a week in January and not one drop of rain and never below 8C during the day. We would definitely go back if possible.

    Reviewed by Irene5.0Jan 2020

  • "A very pleasant cottage giving easy access to Perth and the Highlands."

    Our welcome was friendly and the cottage gave us an excellent base for Christmas. I would recommend this cottage to anybody wishing to visit this part of Scotland.

    Reviewed by Ian5.0Dec 2019

  • "This is a beautiful little cottage which has everything you need, and is close to all amenities, town centre, restaurants, pubs."

    Reviewed by Michael5.0Nov 2019

  • "Lovely place to stay, perfect for what we wanted."

    Close to city centre

    Reviewed by Helena5.0Oct 2019

  • "This a hidden gem of a cottage."

    Only a ten minute walk from Perth city centre, but up a quiet lane so you can relax and get the 'away from it all' feel. Really well equipped cottage, lovely décor and some nice little extras included. Would definitely return and recommend.

    Reviewed by Lorna5.0Sep 2019

  • "Easy walk into central Perth, quiet location."

    ...lovely gardens in between to enjoy by the riverside and Rodney Gardens and the Heather Collection. Good centre for exploring further afield and within easy reach of the border for southerners!

    Reviewed by Alison5.0Aug 2019

  • "A gem in Perth."

    A well equipped cottage just outside City Centre. It is located in the grounds of a larger house where the owners live. They were both very attentive to our needs but equally gave us plenty of space to enjoy our break. The cottage is contemporary in fit out and provides everything and more that you would require for short, week or longer breaks. A nice welcome pack is provided too. I would recommend and I would visit again. So glad we found it.

    Reviewed by Karen5.0Jul 2019

  • "We’d like to thank you for our lovely stay, We’re sorry we ‘re going home today, A fabulous time we've Had in Perth,, A Great wee Cottage, this place on earth, So if you don’t mind we’ll come again, Come in as Strangers, Go out as friends."

    Reviewed by Lorraine5.0Jul 2019

  • "Most friendly couple with the best equipped holiday let ever, everything You think You might need and more, we could quite happily live there full time, we found it hard to leave the place at the end of the holiday, the quickest two weeks ever."

    Well done to great host's.

    Reviewed by Des5.0Jun 2019

  • "Garden cottage had everything you would need especially for our dog Jock."

    A dog first aid kit as well. Frances and Andy were so welcoming

    Reviewed by Hazel4.4May 2019

  • "The property was well-located, comfortable and well-equipped."

    The owners were friendly and helpful, contributing to a great week - despite the Scottish weather!

    Reviewed by Pauline5.0May 2019

  • "Garden Cottage was in an excellent location."

    Only 10 minutes walk to the centre of Perth, yet was so quiet/ peaceful in its position it was easy to forget how close to a busy town centre it was

    Reviewed by Robert4.7May 2019

  • "Very easy access to the city but equally a superb base for touring surrounding areas."

    Lots of up to date information and maps in the cottage. Charming hosts, very approachable but not intrusive, made our week memorable.

    Reviewed by Barbara5.0May 2019

  • "Very friendly and helpful owners, cottage immaculate and has everything you would ever need."

    We will stay again and definitely recommend

    Reviewed by Carolanne5.0Apr 2019

  • "The owners were friendly ,considerate and helpful ,and Perth and the surrounding countryside were a dream"

    Reviewed by Alison5.0Apr 2019

  • "Exceedingly obliging owners and would like to go back Thought of everything."

    Reviewed by Elizabeth5.0Mar 2019

  • "Perth is an excellent base from which to explore Scotland."

    The cottage was situated within walking distance (albeit steep hills) of Perth city centre. In terms of accommodation - a lot of care and attention had been paid to the lay-out of the cottage. It was cleaned and maintained to a high standard and very well stocked with everything you needed and more to support a lovely stay. The owners were very friendly, yet discreet and went head and shoulders above to call of duty!

    Reviewed by John5.0Mar 2019

  • "Wonderful cottage in excellent location - particularly good for someone without a car as I could walk both to the city and the countryside easily."

    Helpful owner, and I appreciated the little extras. Lovely and quiet - slept like a log! Would definitely book this cottage again. Very nicely furnished, warm and comfortable. Thank you for a great stay.

    Reviewed by Wendy5.0Mar 2019

  • "Super cottage, super hosts."

    ...a wonderful stay.

    Reviewed by Colin5.0Jan 2019

  • "We stay in holiday cottages on a regular basis and this cottage exceeded our expectations."

    It was very comfortable with a modern kitchen and shower to die for. I really cannot fault this property and hope to return there in the future.

    Reviewed by Rob5.0Jan 2019

  • "We go self catering holidays fairly often both in the UK and abroad and would rate the Garden Cottage in Perth with the best of them."

    Reviewed by Alexander5.0Dec 2018

  • "Lovely Cottage, immaculately presented."

    Great location for touring Central Scotland.

    Reviewed by Paul5.0Nov 2018

  • "Had never used a cottage holiday let in the past so had no real idea what it would be like."

    To start with, the owner Frances called a few days ahead to see if we needed milk put in the fridge. She also offered the use of a dog bed and food bowl. This I was not expecting so off to a good start. The cottage itself was superb. Frances had left notes to explain how the TV and free view box work, how to work the key safe, and to explain she was having issues with the broadband but offered the use of her house system if needed. There was just about every tourist information leaflet you could possibly need along with a selection of books, DVD's and CD's. The kitchen was extremely well equipped and probably had more things in it that I have at home. The bathroom is superb. Very well appointed with underfloor heating and loads of room. The shower was great and the towels were top quality too. The bedroom is ample big enough with loads of wardrobe space. The white decor helped it have a lovely bright airy feeling. The cottage is up a narrow lane which was quiet, and only a ten minute or so walk to the city centre. Frances had left a welcome basket with chocolates, oatcakes, ground coffee, apples, Apple juice and olives. While we never used any of this the offer was certainly appreciated. So to sum up, Garden Cottage is a superb holiday let being very well appointed and providing everything you could possibly need. Great central but quiet location improved by having a very considerate owner. We would certainly go back again.

    Reviewed by Lorraine5.0Oct 2018

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Summary

  • All ground floor
  • 1 x double
  • Shower room with walk-in shower, basin and WC
  • Kitchen with breakfast bar
  • Lounge/diner with electric fire and double sofa bed.
  • Gas central heating with electric fire
  • Underfloor heating in the bathroom
  • Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washing machine, TV with Freeview, WiFi, selection of books, games and DVDs
  • Fuel and power inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Highchair and travel cot
  • Off-road parking
  • Outdoor seating area
  • One well-behaved pet welcome
  • Owner speaks French and Spanish
  • Sorry, no smoking
  • Shop and pub 5 mins walk.

The property

This detached cottage is located in the grounds of the owner's home, a quiet location on the outskirts of the city of Perth, with something for everyone.

All one level, this retreat makes the perfect getaway for couples, or enthusiastic guests simply wishing to uncover the best of local attractions and beyond.

Enter inside through the porch and you will be welcomed by a charming sitting room, including comfortable seating for hours of relaxation, and a pebble-effect fireplace situated central to the layout.

To accompany your nights and mornings, the well-equipped kitchen provides everything you need to feel right at home, with the added extra of a breakfast bar, perfect for some collective event planning as you sip a warm cup of tea.

Garden Cottage introduces a luxury shower room, designed to that of a hotel standard, with beautiful décor, and a walk-in shower room.

Lastly the double bedroom is thoughtfully presented with mirrored, integrated wardrobes, bedside tables and contemporary soft furnishings.

Only a short distance from shops, restaurants, Concert Hall, theatre and museums there is an abundance of attractions just waiting to be explored, as well as splendid riverside walks.

The Big Tree Country with the Cathedral villages of Dunkeld and BIrnam situated on the beautiful banks of the River Tay and the towns of Pitlochry, Crieff and Blairgowrie are all within easy driving distance.

The attractions of the new V&A Museum in Dundee, the home of golf in St. Andrews with its cathedral, the village of Falkland and it palace and the picturesque East Neuk of Fife are also readily accessible.

Further afield a day trip to Edinburgh or Glasgow is easily managed.

A trip up Kinnoull Hill brings you fantastic views in all directions whilst Scone Palace, where Scottish Kings were crowned, is renowned for its famous porcelain collection, maze, beautiful grounds with peacocks and hosting Antique/ Craft Fairs, Game Fairs, Horse Racing and Music Festivals.

A wonderful cottage in a superb part of Scotland.

EPC Rating: Band D

EPC Rating: Band D

Short-term Holiday Let Licence No: PK-11111-F

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About the location

PERTH

Dunkeld 14.9 miles; Crieff 17.8 miles; Pitlochry 27.1 miles

Situated in the heart of Scotland and known as the 'Fair City', Perth boasts many fine shops, bars and restaurants in addition to its two large parkland areas. This delightful city lays claim to many awards and accolades including an award for Britain in Bloom, Beautiful Scotland in Bloom and the Scottish Tourism City of the Year award. Among the city's main tourist attractions are the Perth museum and art gallery, the Black Watch museum, the Scone Palace - the crowning site of the King of Scots, and four 18-hole golf courses. The nearby cathedral town of Dunkeld and the Victorian village of Birnam, located on the opposite bank of the River Tay, are also within easy driving distance. With the Festival Theatre at Pitlochry and the Victorian holiday destination of Crieff, situated in the stunning Strathearn countryside, both easily accessible, this is a superb location for a varied and enjoyable holiday.

Please note: This property accepts up to 3 adults or 2 adults and 2 children.