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The Byre - Dunkeld

Dunkeld, Perth and Kinross
Sleeps 6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms 2
Change Sat
Dogs welcome 1
4 star
Downstairs bedroom
Fishing onsite / nearby
Travel cot available
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At a glance

  • Three-bedroom steading conversion for families and friends
  • Open-plan living space for socialising together
  • Bright and airy bedrooms with cosy duvets and colourful soft furnishings
  • Dine alfresco in your private patio garden
  • Discover ancient castles and historic buildings
  • Get the adrenalin pumping with a new adventure sport
Property code: CA336

A spacious three-bedroom cottage ideal for families and friends, close to the amenities of Dunkeld and within easy reach of the Perthshire countryside for walking, cycling and water sports.

Experience the beauty of the Perthshire countryside from this exquisitely converted former farm steading near Dunkeld, which sleeps up to six guests. Enjoy its external character and internal comfort, as well as luxurious touches such as a spa bath. Savour its outstanding position for exploring the magnificent Tay Forest Park, as well as for cycling, fishing and spending time beside picturesque lochs and rivers.

One of three beautiful stone conversions, your two-storey holiday cottage has a bright clean finish. Neutral tones and pale furnishings serve to make the most of the natural light, with accents of colour peppered here and there via cushions and other accessories. French doors from the lounge serve to enhance the sense of flow between inside and outside spaces.

Your open-plan lounge/kitchen/diner will be at the hub of your holiday during your Scottish stay. Find its stylish kitchen has everything you need to cook up tasty dinners to eat together at the table. Relax on your comfortable sofas, watch a film on TV or listen to your favourite tunes via your iPod docking station. One of your bedrooms and a cloakroom is also on the ground floor.

Discover the rest of your accommodation on the first floor of your inviting property. Your master bedroom has an en-suite bathroom, while another room benefits from an en-suite shower room.

Sit outside to enjoy the sunshine in your private patio area. Take in the fantastic views while you relax in the fresh air. Your holiday home comes with parking for up to two vehicles.

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

Please note there is a refundable £150 security deposit for this property payable closer to the start of your holiday.

  • 3 bedrooms – 2 super-king zip and link (can be arranged as twin beds on request), 1 double
  • 1 en-suite bathroom with shower over spa bath and WC that can also be accessed from upper hall, 1 en-suite shower room with WC, 1 WC
  • Electric oven and hob, fridge/freezer, microwave and dishwasher, washing machine and tumble dryer in shared laundry room
  • Underfloor heating and electric included
  • TV, DVD player, CD player, iPod dock
  • Cot and child’s bed available on request
  • Garden furniture
  • Parking for 2 cars
  • Please note this property does not have Wi-Fi access
  • 1 dog welcome
  • 3 miles to shops, bars and restaurants

Visit Dunkeld, 3 miles from your base, with its colourful 18th century houses and striking partly ruined cathedral. Stroll by the River Tay and browse in a range of interesting shops. Visit the Loch of the Lowes Visitor Centre and Wildlife Reserve at Dunkeld. If you are lucky, catch sight of its osprey, beavers and deer. Walk through the Hermitage, about 2.5 miles from your base. This is a National Trust for Scotland-protected site, where you can enjoy wooded glens and impressive waterfalls, including the famous Rumbling Bridge Falls. Step straight out from your cottage and indulge in woodland walks in the glorious Tay Forest Park all around you. As one of Perthshire's heritage forests, it features some of the country's tallest trees. Go fishing on the River Tay. Internationally renowned, this is Scotland's most prominent and accessible salmon fishing river due to its sheer size and consistent loch fed water levels. Drive approximately 12 miles to Pitlochry to wander round its interesting shops and to enjoy a bite to eat on one of its restaurants. Go to the theatre or play golf while you are here. Pitlochry was originally a Pictish settlement and has a long clan history. Visit its famous sentinel stones while you are in the town.

This property is personally managed by Gavin.


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Reviewed by Geilda 29th December 2019

Fantastic 4 nights spent with family over New Year. Accommodation was absolutely lovely. Really well equipped. Owners were so helpful and even left a yummy sponge cake for our arrival, a really nice surprise! It was delicious! Location was perfect for Dunkeld & Pitlochry, visited both while we were there. We would definitely want to return.

Reviewed by Mrs Nimmo August 2019

The Byre is finished to a high standard, very clean and comfortable.

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