|Minimum Stay||3 nights|
Eppie is a traditional single storey cottage, extended and refurbished to a high standard. This comfortable, homely self catering cottage is adjoining to a second holiday cottage but not internally connected (they have separate entrances). They can be rented alone or together.
Eppie sleeps six with two double bedrooms and one twin bedroom. The master double boasts a king size bed, patio doors leading to the garden and an ensuite shower room. There is a separate family bathroom (bath with shower over). The living area and kitchen is open plan with patio doors out to the garden. There are dining table and chairs, comfortable seating for six, large windows providing fantastic views towards the river Tay and patio doors leading to the garden area. There is a utility room with washing and drying facilities.
The cottage has a garden with both grass and a patio area, parking, garden shed where bicycles can be stored, and an outdoor drying area. A BBQ and garden furniture is provided. The cottage is situated on a quiet road with very little passing traffic.
Dogs are welcome but please note there will be an additional £20 charged.
The cottage has super views of the Sidlaw hills and the River Tay. In a rural setting, two miles from the village of Inchture and between Perth and Dundee, Eppie makes a great base for exploring Perthshire, Angus and Fife and beyond.
The following attractions are all within one hour or less:
(i) Perth (‘The Fair City’), St Andrews (the home of golf) and Dundee (the City of Discovery)
(ii) The championship golf courses at St Andrews, Carnoustie and Gleneagles
(iii) Tourist attractions such as Glamis Castle (birthplace of the Queen Mother), Scone Palace (home of the Stone of Destiny), Stirling Castle and Bannockburn
(iv) For walkers, the Grampian Mountains, the Angus Glens, the Cateran Trail and the Fife Coastal Path
(v) For families there is also the Perth Leisure Pool, Active Kids (Stanley) and Camperdown Park………amongst others.
Edinburgh and Glasgow are each about an hour.
The Hope family has farmed on Powgavie for over 100 years. The two Powgavie Cottages, Eppie and Flisk, formerly farm workers' homes, were extended and refurbished in 2008. Since completing the cottages we have enjoyed welcoming guests from around the world and sharing our beautiful part of Scotland.
(i) base for visiting friends and family in Perth, Dundee and area
(ii) location for getting up to the Highlands, and then down to Edinburgh and Glasgow
(iii) for families
(iv) for golfers (Gleneagles, Carnoustie and St Andrews) all an easy 'drive' away
(v) for relaxing in a peaceful rural setting and
(vi) for enjoying the view of hills, the Tay and its bridges and Fife
Golf - there are numerous quality (including championship) courses within the local area. Walking - there are walks to suit all abilities ranging from coastal and attractive woodland walks to drovers paths and Munros. Gardens - there are several reknowned gardens in the area including Branklyn Gardens, Glendoick, Dundee University Botanic Gardens. Historic interests - the Discovery, Glamis Castle, Scone Palace, St Andrews, the City of Perth, Loch Leven are all close. Antiques - this area is well known for antique centres, the closest being the Scottish Antiques and Arts Centre at Abernyte.
For children - there is a range of activities including the Beatrix Potter museum in Dunkeld, Active Kids in Stanley, the Scottish Deer Centre, Fife and swimming in both Perth and Dundee. Beaches - there are some beautiful beaches within easy reach - St Andrews, Tentsmuir and Broughty Ferry or Carnoustie. Skiing - if the weather is right Glenshee is our favourite Scottish ski area.
Golf: The cottage is in an excellent location for accessing top Scottish golf courses. There is a golf driving range about 5 minutes away. Courses within an hour away include: Blairgowrie Golf Club, Carnoustie, St Andrews, Gleneagles and more.
Ski: Skiing at Glenshee is just over an hour away. Snow and weather dependant. It can be great. We can advise on equipment hire and lessons if required.
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My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
|Notes||The cottage has a Visit Scotland 4 star rating and is part of the cyclists and walkers welcome scheme. The rates range from £380 - £570 per week. We offer the cottage for lets of 3 nights or more.|
Payment is usually accepted in the quoted currency (GBP) unless the currency and the amount is specifically agreed in advance with the owner / advertiser.