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Customer's Choice 2015

Osprey Hideaways - Kestrel Cottage

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Overlooking a private 120-acre loch, this property is located just 4 miles away form the centre of Stirling.

Stunning scenery

Only 4 miles from the historic city of Stirling, yet hidden away in a truly magnificent and peaceful rural scenery means a perfect location for year-round holidays. Osprey Hideaways overlooks the owners’ own 120-acre loch where ospreys can be seen feeding most days in season. 300ft high cliffs frame the far side of the water, making the views genuinely stunning. All the cottages are furnished to a very high boutique standard and provide excellent accommodation for couples or family groups. A welcome pack is provided including a bottle of bubbly so that you can relax as soon as you arrive. There is also lovely linen, towels, bathrobes - and even slippers! To top this off is the honesty room where you can borrow books, a huge selection of DVDs, games, toys and visitor information. The owners live on site and are there to help as much (or as little!) as you want.

Each cottage has been named after birds that are regularly seen flying overhead, and are perfectly located to enjoy the best of both worlds at any time of the year - the peace of the countryside and the amenities and activities of the city. As well as being only 4 miles from Stirling city centre, it’s only 5 miles to the motorway junction for surprisingly quick journey times to Edinburgh, Perth and Glasgow and all their facilities. Loch Lomond & Trossachs National Park is 20 miles away and the mountains to the north or the beautiful sea lochs to the west are all within a 2 hour drive. There are numerous golf courses locally and even the Gleneagles course is only 35 minutes’ away. For walks the choice is endless and one of the best cliff-top walks in central Scotland starts right at the cottages! Stirling is a vibrant but compact university city offering wonderful attractions, including an incredible castle, the amazing Wallace Monument, the historic Church of the Holy Rude and even ghost tours. There are restaurants to suit all tastes, swimming pools, sport centres, multiplex cinema, theatre, museum, pubs and shops. The best bit is that Stirling is very much a year round destination. The perfect place for the perfect holiday! Shops, pubs and restaurants 4 miles.

Ground floor: Living room. Dining room. Kitchen. Shower room with toilet. First floor: 1 double (5ft) bedroom.

Parking (1 car).

All properties: Gas central heating, gas, electricity, bed linen and towels included. Travel cot and high chair on request. Freeview TV. DVD. Blu-ray. CD. Gas hob. Electricity oven. Microwave. Washing machine. Tumble dryer. Dishwasher. Fridge/freezer. Wi-fi. Shared large garden and courtyard. Sitting-out area and furniture. Cycle store. Natural water supply from borehole. Welcome pack. No smoking.

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  • Bike StoreBike Store
  • DishwasherDishwasher
  • Customer's choiceCustomer's choice
  • HighchairHighchair
  • Rural LocationRural Location
  • StairgateStairgate
  • Christmas Themed CottageChristmas Themed Cottage
  • WifiWifi
  • Cot AvailableCot Available
  • Luxury CollectionLuxury Collection
  • Washing MachineWashing Machine
  • No PetsNo Pets
  • Car Parking - On SiteCar Parking - On Site

Customer Comments

  • 10

    Confirmed guest, 01/10/2016
    The cottage is in a beautiful location, with very good amenities and services. We loved the honesty room, and really want to return here.

  • 10

    Confirmed guest, 16/07/2016
    Kestrel Cottage is absolutely fantastic, my wife and I have been taking cottages holidays for the last 20 years and this cottage is the best we have ever stayed in. The welcome pack is very welcome and is something we used to get a while ago at all cottages but other cottage owners seem to just make more money, not at Osprey Hideaways. Nothing was too much trouble for George and Moray, we arrived early, a very good journey!!!!! we got to our cottage early and did not want to leave. The honesty room with information, games for children, dad's, atlases and even umbrellas was another welcome surprise. Not only was the inside of the cottage superb the views over the Loch were stunning, when we come back to the Stirling area we will definitely stay here again

  • 10

    Confirmed guest, 02/07/2016
    Best cottage we have stayed in by far. Everything you could want including welcome pack and honesty room well equipped. Peace and quiet in rural location.

  • 10

    Confirmed guest, 25/06/2016
    Excellent comfortable modern accommodation with welcome pack of food essentials on arrival. Robes and slippers a nice touch. On-site owner very pleasant and helpful. Beautiful views and walks around the reservoir.

  • 10

    Confirmed guest, 14/05/2016
    Our second visit to this beautiful cottage with stunning views was every bit as fabulous as our first visit. We chose a different time of year to our last visit and had brilliant weather yet again. We will definately be back.

  • 10

    Confirmed guest, 07/05/2016
    Very pleasant week, explored area, still lots to see & do.

  • 10

    Confirmed guest, 30/04/2016
    We had a fantastic time Despite the weather And our hosts were superb

  • 10

    Confirmed guest, 22/04/2016
    The cottage is in a lovely setting with stunning views of the reservoir and cliffs. The cottage is easy to reach and only 10 minutes from Stirling and the nearest supermarket. George was welcoming and the cottage was well equipped, clean and had everything we needed. The addition of the welcome pack was a lovely surprise. The honesty room was great for borrowing films to watch in the evenings. Overall, we really enjoyed our stay in Kestrel Cottage!

  • 10

    Confirmed guest, 28/03/2016
    Ospray cottages are in a beautiful location, the view from Kestral cottage over the loch was lovely. The cottage had everything you need and more. The welcome back and honesty room where lovely finishing touches.

  • 10

    Confirmed guest, 18/03/2016
    An absolutely stunning place the cottage was exceptional and the views were priceless. The cottage is located in an excellent location, very central and easy to get to Edinburgh, Glasgow and indeed other places. We had a fabulous time and George is a very interesting man to talk to. Can't wait to go back!

  • 10

    Confirmed guest, 11/03/2016
    Superb place to stay

  • 10

    Confirmed guest, 07/03/2016
    Had a lovely stay at Kestrel Cottage, very clean, very comfortable and a perfect location. I would not hesitate to recommend Osprey Hideaways.

  • 10

    Confirmed guest, 09/10/2015
    Fabulous relaxing time

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