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Muirmailing Cottage
Stirling
Central Scotland
Scotland

Muirmailing Cottage, Stirling, Central Scotland
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Sleeps a maximum of: 4

Pricing From: £280.00 - 657.00

This delightful, semi-detached barn conversion sits next to the owner's home and plant nursery in Plean near Stirling, and sleeps four people in two bedrooms.

Muirmailing Cottage is a delightful, semi-detached property located next to the owner's home and small, family-run plant nursery. Located in Plean, over 5 miles from Stirling, this cottage sleeps four people in two first floor bedrooms, each with double beds that can be converted into twins on request. There is also a first floor bathroom, a ground floor shower room, a kitchen with dining area and a sitting room. Outside, there is off road parking for two cars plus a patio garden with furniture, offering far-reaching views. Muirmailing Cottage sits in a fantastic location for touring this vibrant and varied area of Scotland, and with its flexible sleeping, it's perfect for almost any group. Note: Mobile phone signal is variable at this property. Note: Sloping ceiling and reduced head height in bedrooms. Note: There are two ponies in the field around 300m from cottage.


RECENT CUSTOMER REVIEWS

Delightful - hit the spot
We've seldom stayed in places which simply exceed expectations - Muirmailing did just that. Absolutely delightful. We visited for a week to catch up with friends and family, including our son who's at the University of Stirling (10 mins drive). The cottage has beautifully finished decor, fantastically comfortable beds, comfy sitting room, well equipped kitchen - everything great. Peaceful and very rural yet within easy striking distance of all amenities and lovely places to eat, and the cities of Glasgow and Edinburgh if you want that sort of experience. Great hill walking area, too.
Lynne H
2018-03-25


A lovely stay
We stayed at Muirmailing Cottage for 3 nights mid-week in June with our 1 year old boy and would highly recommended it to couples and families. We booked the cottage online based on the photos we had seen and it did not disappoint. From the outside, the cottage is beautiful and in a lovely country setting. There are horses and sheep nearby which our baby just loved! The cottage interior is fresh and modern and finished to a high standard. It had everything we needed. One of the main excursions we had planned was a trip to Blairdrummond Safari Park and it only took us 15 minutes to drive there from the cottage. It is also only 15/20 minutes to drive to Falkirk or Stirling and it took us approx 40 minutes to drive to Edinburgh, so a very central location.The owners were very welcoming and friendly, taking the time to introduce themselves and let us know we could just knock on their door (their house is situated next door to the cottage) if we needed anything. They had also ensured there was a high chair and stair gates for our baby which was very helpful as it saved us bringing our own. We felt 'at home' straight away and were disappointed when our 3 nights came to an end. We'll definitely be back!
JulieJ8781
2017-06-30


Welcoming, Warm and Modern Cottage
Thank you Wendy for your very warm welcome to your lovely cottage. It is modern, very warm and welcoming and very clean. We had everything we needed and more besides. It is very close to Stirling and major roads. But situated very well so it's very quite.Very easy to get out and about from there. Within walking distance of Plean Country Park. There is a shop and pub a mile down the road. Most main shops are in Stirling, but there is an M&S in Stirling services just down the road. It has lovely views over countryside. Even though we stayed over the New Year period the underfloor heating was superb we actually had to turn it down as we got to warm. There was four of us staying in the cottage and have to say having two bathrooms one with a shower in and one with a bath with shower over it was very useful. We had plenty of room. Bedrooms superb and comfortable beds plenty of storage. Large lounge yet very cosy. Lovely kitchen/dining room. Decoration very well thought out. We certainly wouldn't hesitate to go back. Thank you again Wendy.
janebS7814VV
2017-01-19


The cottage was a beautiful, well equipped relaxing retreat in a picturesque setting. The owners were very friendly & helpful. I would highly recommended. I couldn't fault in any way.
Mrs Williamson
2016-07-25


In the country side but very close to motorway access. Quiet location with lovely countryside views. Extremely well equipped and furnished. Would have no hesitation in recommending or returning to this property.
Mr Morgan
2016-07-10


Amenities:

Highlights

Parking Space
Linen provided
Towels provided
Dishwasher
Cooker
Fridge
Washing Machine
Television
High Chair
Cot
WiFi

Bedrooms
2

Double Beds
2

Bathrooms
2

Details
Central heating from air-source heat pump with underfloor heating on ground floor
Electric oven and induction hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washer/dryer, dishwasher, TV with Freeview, DVD, iPod dock, selection of books, games and DVDs
Fuel and power included in rent
Bed linen and towels included in rent
Cot, highchair and stairgate on request
Off road parking for 2 cars
Front patio with furniture
Sorry, no pets and no smoking
Shop and pub 1 mile
Note: Mobile phone signal is variable at this property
Note: Sloping ceiling and reduced head height in bedrooms
Note: There are two ponies in the field around 300 yards from cottage
Note: Due to the Ryder Cup at Gleneagles, weeks commencing 20th and 27th September 2014 charged at 835

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Approximate Location

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Nearest Attractions

Heritage Rated from 1- 5 (low-exceptional) on historic interest

Battle of Bannockburn Heritage Centre - 3.1 miles (Museum) Heritage Rating

Antonine Wall, Rough Castle - 4 miles (Roman Site) Heritage Rating

Antonine Wall, Seabegs Wood - 4.3 miles (Roman Site) Heritage Rating

The Dunmore Pineapple - 4.4 miles (Garden) Heritage Rating

Watling Lodge (Antonine Wall) - 4.7 miles (Roman Site) Heritage Rating

Cambuskenneth Abbey - 4.9 miles (Abbey) Heritage Rating

Stirling Smith Art Gallery and Museum - 5 miles (Museum) Heritage Rating

Mar's Wark - 5 miles (Historic Building) Heritage Rating

Church of the Holy Rude - 5 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

King's Knot - 5.1 miles (Garden) Heritage Rating

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