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Award-Winning, Hot Tub, Luxury 5 Star Private Retreat, Tennis Court, Fishing

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Overview
2 bedrooms
2 bathrooms
4 guests
3 nights minimum
Holiday Rental House
This award-winning, top-rated Visitscotland 5 Star holiday Retreat is credited with being the most romantic and best located self-catering cottage in the area. A beautifully decorated and spacious house with two bedrooms and two bathrooms, it has a traditional log burning Hot Tub and is totally private with stunning open views south over the Strathearn Valley. Yet only 10 minutes from Scotland's best Restaurant, The Gleneagles Hotel/Spa and Golf Courses and the Scenic Scottish Highlands. It is the perfect location for a holiday in Perthshire, Scotland! The Retreat is reached by private access and is surrounded by the picturesque landscape of Trinity Gask Estate with its private woodlands, ponds and Salmon Fishing on the River Earn. This beautiful cottage has been lovingly restored and ...This award-winning, top-rated Visitscotland 5 Star holiday Retreat is credited with being the most romantic and best located self-catering cottage in the area. A beautifully decorated and spacious house with two bedrooms and two bathrooms, it has a traditional log burning Hot Tub and is totally private with stunning open views south over the Strathearn Valley. Yet only 10 minutes from Scotland's best Restaurant, The Gleneagles Hotel/Spa and Golf Courses and the Scenic Scottish Highlands. It is the perfect location for a holiday in Perthshire, Scotland! The Retreat is reached by private access and is surrounded by the picturesque landscape of Trinity Gask Estate with its private woodlands, ponds and Salmon Fishing on the River Earn. This beautiful cottage has been lovingly restored and successfully marries the charm of a traditional stone house with the best progressive eco-build practices. Relax and enjoy the benefits of sleeping in a breathable, allergy free house with solid oak wooden floors and underfloor heating. Guests at the Retreat can enjoy a fabulous Hot Tub with incredible views and play Tennis on a new Astro/artificial grass Tennis Court. The court is a short distance from the cottage and has the same stunning views across the Strathearn Valley. See photo gallery for a photograph of the beautiful court. The extremely spacious interior of this special cottage is simple, fresh and contemporary. There is a large, high-ceilinged, open-plan kitchen/living area with a stylish contemporary kitchen complete with a large dining table for 8. In the living area, large comfortable leather sofas are perfect for stretching out on in front of the open fire. There are two Spacious Bedrooms: The Double has two windows with views West (perfect for evening sun) towards woodlands and Ben Vorlich. The superking bed is extremely comfortable and is made up with crisp Egyptian cotton linen. Both bedrooms have more than ample hanging and shelf space and come with hairdryers. The large Twin Room is high-ceilinged and extremely bright, 2 east and 1 south windows provide uninterrupted views across the valley. The Family Bathroom has a big doubled ended bath, separate walk in shower and is stocked with organic shampoo, conditioner, soap and body lotion. There is also a beautiful new en suite shower room with a large walk in shower and amazing south views and a door on to a superb garden terrace. Adjacent to the back door is a separate outhouse, which is the perfect washing and drying room. There is a large stainless steel sink, washing machine, an overhead pulley and underfloor heating. Spacious, airy and warm, it is the ideal place for pets to sleep when they are not in the garden. Please note that pets are not allowed in the house at any time due to our allergy-free status. For your entertainment there is a 37' HD flat screen TV, DVD, Ipod docking station and CD/radio player and a karaoke machine! There is a good selection of games and an abundance of touring, walking and cycling maps as well as interesting books on Scottish wildlife, history and culture. For those that enjoy touring, the Retreat is well positioned to visit many top tourist attractions. The Glenturret Whiskey Distillery, Stirling Castle, Drummond Castle Gardens, Perth and Scone Palace are only 15 minutes from the cottage. Edinburgh, Glasgow and St Andrews can all be reached within an hour... making The Retreat an ideal base for a holiday in Scotland!More
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About the Owner
Mrs L
Languages spoken:English, Italian, French
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:October 2010
Interaction with guests
On the arrival day, Lisa the owner will arrange to meet you at the cottage to show you everything that you need to know and also help with local information and recommendations. Lisa lives on the Estate and is always on hand to help with anything that will make your stay more enjoyable.
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have been repeat customers here for a few years now and always throughly enjoy our stay, we are always overwhelmed with the quality of the cottage and the beauty of it’s surroundings and have always been made to feel welcome by Lisa. We would...More

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank AyeshaLR27
I7154VLlisa, VR Owner at Award-Winning, Hot Tub, Luxury 5 Star Private Retreat, Tennis Court, Fishing, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for the very kind review - we are always delighted to welcome you back every year :) and are so happy to hear how much you enjoy your stay at The Retreat.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

In November this year my youngest sister and I took our parents from Perth, Western Australia for their final visit to Scotland to say goodbye to our close family and friends. We stayed at Lisa & Jamie’s Woodland Retreat Cottage and what a treat it...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank Chelsea L
I7154VLlisa, VR Owner at Award-Winning, Hot Tub, Luxury 5 Star Private Retreat, Tennis Court, Fishing, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

We were delighted to hear how much your family enjoyed their stay at Trinity Gask. It’s a long way to come from Australia with high hopes of returning to your mother land - so pleased that our property helped you to fulfill all of your...More

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Reviewed 23 August 2018

This was our 9th year of visiting and we still love, love, LOVE The Retreat. We have stayed in many lovely holiday cottages over the past 20 years, but this remains far and away the best, which is why we are already planning next year's...More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank LindseyDavies
I7154VLlisa, VR Owner at Award-Winning, Hot Tub, Luxury 5 Star Private Retreat, Tennis Court, Fishing, responded to this reviewResponded 24 August 2018

Thank you so much, that is extremely kind and thoughtful of you to write such a wonderful review for us and delighted to hear that you will be back again next year 😊

Reviewed 1 February 2018 via mobile

Quiet and secluded location, free fire wood, big tv, good cooking equipment and panoramic views. The rooms were bright, clean and well presented. Really enjoyed staying here, very relaxing and comfortable. Thank you Lisa.

Date of stay: January 2018
Thank Angus L
I7154VLlisa, VR Owner at Award-Winning, Hot Tub, Luxury 5 Star Private Retreat, Tennis Court, Fishing, responded to this reviewResponded 24 August 2018

Thank YOU for the kind review. I was very pleased to hear how much you enjoyed your stay at The Retreat!

Reviewed 26 January 2018

Everything about this place was perfect, the setting, the accommodation, the welcome, the location and even the weather ( snow). Lisa the owner took great care in all aspects of the booking and even rang to guide us through the country roads on a late...More

Date of stay: December 2017
1  Thank EssexPetal
I7154VLlisa, VR Owner at Award-Winning, Hot Tub, Luxury 5 Star Private Retreat, Tennis Court, Fishing, responded to this reviewResponded 26 January 2018

Thank you so much for writing such a great review - it was lovely to meet you all and we were delighted that you enjoyed your stay so much and are hoping to return :))

Amenities
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Suitable For Children Under 5
Refrigerator
Porch
Washer
Highchair
Outdoor Dining Area
Towels Provided
Paper Towels Provided
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Cycling Trips
Books
TV
Parking
Shared Garden
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Linens Provided
There Are Tennis Courts Nearby
Horse Riding Nearby
Shared Tennis Court
Internet Access
VCR
Toaster
Cooker
Grill
Local Guides/Maps
Fishing Nearby
Hot Tub
Central Heating
Water Views
Blender
Dishwasher
Freezer
Cable/satellite TV
Soap/Shampoo Provided
Iron
Stereo System
Hiking Trips
Microwave
Balcony
Mountain Views
Wi-Fi
Kettle
Terrace
Patio
Fireplace
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About the neighbourhood
This is the perfect location for a holiday cottage in Perthshire; extremely private, a haven of peace and tranquility, yet only 10 mins from Auchterarder with its impressive selection of shops, cafes, restaurants and delicatessen. The word famous Gleneagles Hotel Resort is also on the doorstep with spectacular golf courses, one of Europe's best spas, equestrian, falconry, shooting and off-road driving schools. Perthshire's largest city, Perth, a pretty market town on the River Tay, is conveniently located only 15 minutes away. Edinburgh, Glasgow, St Andrews and the scenic Highlands are all within an hour of the Retreat.There are a number of excellent, award-winning restaurants within 15 minutes of the cottage.
Getting around
The Retreat is conveniently located within an hour of Edinburgh and Glasgow airports and 30 minutes from Dundee airport. Gleneagles train station is 15 minutes away and Perth train station is 20 minutes away from the cottage.
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