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View towards the Earth Ship
Relax and enjoy a dip in the hot tub and admire the amazing views over Loch Leven
Unique stylish spacious open-plan living area
A great space to socialise and catch up
Great space to entertain
Unique design features throughout
Cosy lounge with woodburner and unique character
Dine with a view over the hills and Loch Leven
Super-king-size en-suite bedroom
Lovely stylish super-king-size bed
Wonderful spacious super-king-size bedroom with en-suite wet room
En-suite wet room
1 zip-and-link twin bedroom can be made up as a Super-king-size on request
wet room
Unique spacious king-size bedroom with an additional single bed
Stylish and comfy king-size bed
Bathroom with luxurious deep bath
View towards the quirky Earth Ship and private hot tub
Enjoy the magnificent views from the Earth Ship towards Loch Leven
Relax in the hot tub with outstanding views
View towards this unique eco property
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2 / 21  Relax and enjoy a dip in the hot tub and admire the amazing views over Loch Leven
3 / 21  Unique stylish spacious open-plan living area
4 / 21  A great space to socialise and catch up
5 / 21  Great space to entertain
6 / 21  Unique design features throughout
7 / 21  Cosy lounge with woodburner and unique character
8 / 21  Dine with a view over the hills and Loch Leven
9 / 21  Super-king-size en-suite bedroom
10 / 21  Lovely stylish super-king-size bed
11 / 21  Wonderful spacious super-king-size bedroom with en-suite wet room
12 / 21  En-suite wet room
13 / 21  1 zip-and-link twin bedroom can be made up as a Super-king-size on request
14 / 21  wet room
15 / 21  Unique spacious king-size bedroom with an additional single bed
16 / 21  Stylish and comfy king-size bed
17 / 21  Bathroom with luxurious deep bath
18 / 21  View towards the quirky Earth Ship and private hot tub
19 / 21  Enjoy the magnificent views from the Earth Ship towards Loch Leven
20 / 21  Relax in the hot tub with outstanding views
21 / 21  View towards this unique eco property

Earth Ship

Loch Leven (5.5mls NW), Perth and Kinross
Sleeps 7
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms 3
Change Fri
Dogs welcome 2
5 star
Downstairs bedroom
Downstairs bathroom
Enclosed garden / patio
Open fire / woodburner
Increased accessibility
Hot tub
Internet access
Working farm
Fishing onsite / nearby
Luxury
Green
Family friendly
Quirky
Rustic
Towels included
Travel cot available
Highchair available
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At a glance

  • Unique quirky eco property located in a peaceful position on a working beef and sheep farm
  • Set in an elevated position with magnificent countryside views across the splendid Loch Leven
  • Relax and enjoy a dip in the private hot tub and admire the views
  • Enjoy cosy nights in front of the roaring wood burner
  • Take a boat trip across Loch Leven and visit the historical Loch Leven Castle
  • Amazing walking and cycling routes available directly from the property
Property code: 55935

Enjoy a relaxing break in this unique quirky eco property. With spectacular views, private hot tub and wood burner perfect for cosy nights in, after a day out exploring the local area.

This contemporary eco-property sits in an elevated position on a working farm with spectacular views overlooking Loch Leven. This peaceful location is ideal for those looking for a slice of Scottish paradise and can be enjoyed from the comfort of your own private hot tub. With direct access to walking and cycling routes from the front door, you can explore this beautiful countryside by foot on the Loch Leven Heritage Trail and catch glimpses of the wildlife that the Loch and it's National Nature Reserve are world-famous for.

The cottage is arranged over one floor and has a unique and quirky style. Its open-plan layout enjoys magnificent panoramic views over the hills towards the water.

Spend many hours unwinding in front of a roaring wood burner after a day of adventures on and around the Loch in the spacious lounge/kitchen/dining room. The kitchen area is well-equipped and the perfect space to prepare a family dinner. Sit down together at the large dining room table or dine alfresco out in the garden. There is one master super king-size bedroom with en-suite wet room, one super king-size bedroom with zip-and-ink beds (that can be made up as a twin on request) and one spacious triple bedroom with a king-size and a single bed. There is a family bathroom with a bath and a further wet room with a shower.

Outside, the property benefits from a large enclosed garden with seating and a private hot tub - relax and unwind with a glass of wine whilst admiring the awe-inspiring views and breathtaking sunsets. Guests are welcome to help pick the chickens eggs on the farm and, in the spring, help feed the lambs too. There is ample off-road parking available directly in front of the property.

Dogs are charged at £20 each per full or part week.

  • 3 bedrooms – 1 super-king-size, 1 king-size zip-and-link (which can be made up as a twin on request) and 1 triple room with king-size and single bed
  • 1 bathroom, 1 wet room and 1 en-suite wet room
  • Electric oven and hob, dishwasher, washing machine, microwave and fridge/freezer
  • Hot tub
  • Farm activities – guests are welcome to help pick the chickens eggs and, in the spring, help feed the lambs too
  • Wood burner (first basket of logs included)
  • Electric and central heating included
  • Bed linen and towels included
  • Ample off-road parking
  • Wi-Fi included
  • 2 dogs welcome only allowed in lounge and kitchen
  • Pub, restaurant and shop 3 miles
  • Increased accessibility - please refer to our FAQ's
  • TV/DVD in lounge

This area of Perth and Kinross is the perfect place to be based to explore some of the most beautiful cities and coastline on Scotland's east coast. Loch Leven (5.5 miles) is a stunning freshwater loch that you can walk or cycle around on the Loch Leven Heritage Trail, a haven for wildlife.

The Loch Leven Nature Reserve is world-famous as being one of the most significant sites in Europe for its variety in species of birds. You can take a boat trip across the loch to explore the history and grounds of Loch Leven Castle where Mary Queen of Scots spent one year as a prisoner. Or try your hand at a variety of water sports on the Loch such as kayaking, sailing, fishing and paddleboarding.

The beautiful city of Perth (19.5 miles) is within a 30-minute drive and is worth taking a day trip to if it's Scottish culture and heritage you are looking for. This picture-postcard city sits on the banks of the River Tay and is referred to as Scotland's most cosmopolitan city with its fresh ideas in arts, design and architecture, and is also one of Scotland's most accessible cities. Rich in history, its streets are lined with art galleries, museums, boutiques, bars, cafes and restaurants, making it a vibrant and exciting city to visit.

This property is personally managed by Lisa.

Reviews

From guests that have stayed at the property.

Based on 19 guest ratings

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Reviewed by Maria 19th March 2020

The earth ship was lovely. The location was fabulous, with amazing views across Loch Leven and beyond and the owners couldnt be more welcoming. Id thoroughly recommend a visit to thus charming property

Reviewed by Andrew 28th February 2020

Fantastic property. Stunning views with the luxury of a hot tub. Secure, enclosed garden for our dog! Central location for Perth and Stirling. So relaxing , comfortable, lovely wood burner for cosy nights. Owners nearby who are so lovely, but at the same time you wouldn't know they are there! Our second time staying, and already looking forward to Read morereturning. We highly recommend staying here. So many great local shops in Kinross too. Hide

Reviewed by Alison 21st February 2020

We loved our stay at the Earth Ship and can't recommend it enough. We were 2 families staying for a long weekend. The kids didn't want to leave and the accommodation, views and hosts were awesome.

Reviewed by Sarah 12th February 2020

This unique property is a real home from home. Very friendly owners who live next door and they checked in on us regularly to see if we needed anything. The welcome pack of food and drink was so lovely. The living area is very comfortable with delightful views of the surrounding countryside and great kitchen facilities. The beds in all rooms were vRead moreery comfortable and everyone in our group talked about how well they all slept. The hot tub is super and I would highly recommend this property. Hide

Reviewed by Gavin 7th February 2020

Earth Ship is one of a kind and Ally and Lisa are the perfect hosts. We had a wonderful time and even though we got snowed in on our last day, Ally got his tractor and cleared the road for us! Loved it, thank you!

Reviewed by Valerie 17th January 2020

This is a great place to stay - we wanted a relaxing getaway with the dogs and its just perfect. Beautiful views, lovely walks round Loch Leven - a great place to recharge the batteries.

Reviewed by Carol 3rd January 2020

We had a fabulous time and hope to return sometime.

Reviewed by Gillian 15th November 2019

The Earthship was a perfect home for me and my 6 friends. Hearing about how it was built and knowing that Ali and Lisa did practically everything themselves is astounding. The quality and attention to detail inside and out is incredible. We combined our stay with a day of treatments and relaxation at Heart and Soul in Kinross. The owner Zoe createdRead more the perfect day for us, including a delicious afternoon tea. We ended our day star gazing in the hot tub at the Earthship. Sheer perfection. Hide

Reviewed by Jane 18th October 2019

Fantastic accommodation, quiet and comfortable with stunning views. Very well equipped and spotless. We loved the hot tub. Lisa and Ally made us feel so welcome. Looking forward to returning in the near future.

Reviewed by Celia 6th October 2019

An absolutely beautiful property, comfortable, cosy and very well equipped. Really spacious with 2 shower rooms and a bathroom. Very comfy beds, loved them. Location is superb with stunning views and plenty of peace and tranquillity. The hot tub is a great. The welcome meat pack, eggs,wine and flowers were a very kind and tasteful touch. Lisa was rRead moreeally friendly and very helpful, genuinely interested in her guests, thank you. We absolutely loved our stay and would highly recommend to others. Hide

Reviewed by Emma 6th September 2019

Th Earthship was the perfect home for a relaxing holiday. The whole place was beautiful and every item had a story behind it which i found very interesting. The owners were so accommodating and very welcoming, Ally and Lisa are fantastic hosts and made our stay so memorable. Can not fault this place at all. Oh and the views at sunrise... WOW!!! WilRead morel 100% be back in the future. Hide

Reviewed by Simon 9th August 2019

Total luxury ! The Earth Ship is unique - very quiet, warm, comfortable and well equipped with an amazing view over to Loch Leven and way beyond. The hot tub is brilliant and even the wallpaper is great fun. Being centrally located, the location is perfect to access the whole of Perthshire - from Sterling in the west to St Andrews in the west. ThanRead morek you to Lisa and Ally for a very warm welcome and for building such an amazing pace to stay. Hide

Reviewed by Angela 5th July 2019

What a fantastic place. Peaceful, spotless, with the best hosts in Lisa and Ally. A fantastic place to switch off and enjoy the scenery and hot tub, as well as being close enough to find things to do. We had an amazing time and will definitely return.

Reviewed by Sharon 21st June 2019

Earthship is in a beautiful setting with wonderful hosts. Its close enough to Edinburgh to travel in if you would like to. But far enough to feel relaxed & away from it all. Up on a hill overlooking the Loch & the nature reserve. The home is so comfortable with plenty of space. We had 5 adults staying & we never felt on top of each other & when theRead more bedroom doors close you cant hear anyone. The local town & facilities are close enough too Hide

Reviewed by Julianne 24th May 2019

First class accommodation in a beautiful setting. I really cannot praise it enough. Highly recommended and will definitely be visiting again the the future. The owners made us feel so welcome which made our holiday that bit more special.

Reviewed by Janet 21st May 2019

Lisa and Ally made us very welcome the accommodation is to a high standard quality, they have thought of everything you could need, the attention to detail is second to none. Cant wait to return in the spring.

Reviewed by Nicola 3rd May 2019

Unique property loved the open plan light living area beautiful bathrooms & spotlessly clean . The walking direct from the property was fantastic without having to get in the car everyday . Ally & Lisa were perfect hosts helpful without being intrusive .

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View towards the Earth Ship
Relax and enjoy a dip in the hot tub and admire the amazing views over Loch Leven
Unique stylish spacious open-plan living area
A great space to socialise and catch up
Great space to entertain
Unique design features throughout
Cosy lounge with woodburner and unique character
Dine with a view over the hills and Loch Leven
Super-king-size en-suite bedroom
Lovely stylish super-king-size bed
Wonderful spacious super-king-size bedroom with en-suite wet room
Show 9 moreEn-suite wet room

Location

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From the isolated and peaceful Shetland Islands in the north to the thriving border towns and cities in the south, across wild mountains and serene lochs, and encompassing over 700 islands, Scotland’s rich and dramatic landscape simply must be seen to be appreciated. Scotland is home to the ten highest mountains in the UK – including Ben Nevis, the UK’s highest peak – and is bordered by three seas, offering epic scenery unlike any other you may have seen.

Whether you choose to explore the Highlands, lowlands or islands, lovers of the great outdoors will be thrilled by the stunning Scottish landscapes where some of the rarest UK wildlife can be glimpsed, including golden eagles, dolphins and whales. Take a road trip on the North Coast 500, Scotland’s version of Route 66, to experience the sheer beauty of the land’s wilderness or, as Scotland is the home of golf, either tee off at one of the 550 courses across parkland, heathland and links courses.

Scotland is also a land of unique culture where the people are renowned for their incredible warmth and hospitality. Experience the peaceful Isle of Lewis where Scots Gaelic is widely spoken, or immerse yourself in the cosmopolitan cities of Glasgow, Edinburgh and Aberdeen which are vibrant with thriving arts scenes, delicious restaurants and bustling nightlife. And no trip to Scotland is complete without exploring the castles and distilleries: learn about clan rivalries or bloody battles amongst 13th-century battlements or try a taste of Scotland itself during a tour of one of the 120 whisky distilleries. Pure Scottish culture in a glass.

With so many beautiful places to visit and things to experience, a break to Scotland should not be missed. Our fantastic Scottish holiday cottages will ensure a truly memorable getaway. Whether it’s a dog-friendly countryside cottage for two, or a vast and resplendent castle for the entire clan on a tranquil island, we have a holiday in Scotland to suit everyone.

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