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Settle in at Stoury Bothy.  
Breathe in some fresh air.  And Relax!! xx
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Settle in at Stoury Bothy.  
Breathe in some fresh air.  And Relax!! xx
Grounds outside and looking eastward.  Plenty parking spaces!. Hydrangea outside the patio doors in full bloom.
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36 reviews
Settle in at Stoury Bothy.  
Breathe in some fresh air.  And Relax!! xx
Grounds outside and looking eastward.  Plenty parking spaces!.
Hydrangea outside the patio doors in full bloom.
View of living area from kitchen
Oh I wish I knew how to upload photos!
Three wee birdies by the lamp in the double bedroom.
Chooks and hunky cockerel..scraps in...eggs out!
Garden and outside seating area - perfect to use the barbecue!
Standing stone overlooking Townhead Resevoir (known as The Damn or Banton Loch)
View over the Kelvin Valley from the farm.
Beautiful countryside views from all around the Bothy.
Swans and cygnets from the local Mill Pond.
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Farmhouse -
2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 6
Kilsyth, North Lanarkshire, Scotland

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Jackie D
Hildenborough, United Kingdom
Level 1 Contributor
4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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“Warm welcome”
Reviewed 3 January 2015 for a stay in December 2014

Fabulous hosts who made sure we had everything we needed. Cottage is fully equipped with everything you require including beverages, snacks, all linen, cleaning products and even painkillers which thankfully we didn't need. Likely to return again soon.

Travelling group: Teenagers
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Management Response
4 Jan 2015
Thank you to you all. I always have the pain killers..whether it's Hogmanay or not! Nothing worse than a headache on your holidays! So glad that you had a good stay and we would be really pleased for you all to return anytime.X
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TSLT
Leeds, United Kingdom
Level 3 Contributor
14 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
“Peaceful Country Home From Home”
Reviewed 23 October 2014 for a stay in October 2014

We had a lovely peaceful stay at the Stoury Bothy. It was pristinely clean and we were wonderfully surprised by the generous welcome basket, which Heather provided.

The main bedroom was generously sized, with an additional single bed. The other double bedroom was beautifully decorated and set out.

There was access from both the kitchen and the 2nd bedroom to the bathroom, which was large, warm and attractive.

The views from the Bothy were lovely, especially the one towards Banton Loch, which was the main reason we were visiting Kilsyth.

Although the lounge/kitchen was a bit 'nippy' on arrival, they didn't take long to heat up.

I cannot heap enough praise on the Stoury Bothy and Heather's hosting skills (nothing was too much trouble and she had a wealth of knowledge and a sunny disposition). We genuinely didn't want to leave and cannot wait to go back.

Heather should be proud.

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Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Was this review helpful? Yes
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Management Response
27 Oct 2014
Thank you so much for your wonderful review, we are so happy that you found what you came for. It was really moving to hear your reason for coming, and we will gladly welcome you back - perhaps in the summer time, when Banton looks even bonnier!. Take care and come back soon ! x
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Glynis L
Newcastle
Level 1 Contributor
3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
“Lovely break”
Reviewed 30 September 2014 for a stay in September 2014

We were made very welcome at this pretty cottage,warm and cosy with great views.everything we needed was there on arrival,milk,bread and butter and a lovely hamper containing local products and a bottle of wine which we enjoyed sitting outside admiring the view and farm life.
We enjoyed a trip to Loch Lomond and were very impressed with the nearby Falkirk Wheel,a great feat of engineering.
We would like to thank Heather for looking after us so well and being so kind to our ageing black Labrador Jack!

Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Was this review helpful? Yes
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Management Response
8 Oct 2014
Thank you so much for the lovely review. You were more than welcome and we are so glad that you enjoyed the Golf and the nearby visitor attractions. Jack was an exemplary guest and I think he quite enjoyed his wee break too! x
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Red_1ndia...
Italy
Level 3 Contributor
13 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
“Amazing Place and Superb Hosts !!”
Reviewed 24 September 2014 for a stay in June 2014

Thanks for the lovely stay Heather, can never forget the hospitality and the real taste of Scotland you provided us with.

The bothy is better than a 5-star hotel and your personal touch makes it 7-star.

We love you all.

Love to Dove and the Kids !!!

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Travelling group: Friends
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Management Response
8 Oct 2014
Dear Rob and family,--many thanks for your uplifting words. I was having a bad week when your review came back and it fairly cheered me up! We are so glad that you enjoyed the time you had here and made the most of the nearby night life!. We hope you have settled back into life in Belfast once again. Please feel free to visit us again and we will try and catch another wild haggis for you to devour! x
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sammc671
Siggiewi, Malta
1 review
“Wonderful stay”
Reviewed 17 September 2014 for a stay in August 2014

We all had a wonderful time at Stoury Bouthy. The location is superb and both Edinburgh and Glasgow can be reached within minutes by car. Parking at the cottage is no problem at all. The cottage is very well maintained and extremely clean. Heather has been very friendly and helpful, and apart from the excellent pack found on our first day, one afternoon she surprised us with home made muffins(which, by the way were delicious). We wished we could spend some more days there and would definitely recommend this cottage. Thanks

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Liked best: location, cleanliness and the friendly atmosphere we found.
Liked least: Nothing in particular.
Travelling group: Young Children
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Management Response
8 Oct 2014
Dear Charlie and family, thank you very much for the kind feedback from Malta. We are glad you had a good stay at the bothy and made the most of the nearby attractions. We hope you have got used to the warmth of Malta after acclimatising to the Scottish climate! x
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