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Balvaig Log Cabin
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46 reviews
Balvaig Log Cabin
Log Burner
Kitchen
Rear of cabin showing river in foreground
Dining area
Shower Room
Triple room
View from bunk room
View of River Balvaig from bridge bordering cabin estate
Loch Lubnaig
Swimming in river at rear of cabin with Ben Ledi in background
Cabin in winter, roof just visible
Loch Venachar
Hill walk up Ben Shian with Loch Lubnaig in background
Cabin in centre of photo showing close proximity to village amenities
Balquhidder neighbours
About to launch from back garden
Kayaks can enter the river right from the riverbank behind the cabin
Nearby shingle beach downstream at suspension bridge over River Balvaig
Proximity of river at rear of cabin and a lovely place to sit and listen to the water
Bluebell woods adjacent to cabin
Bridge over Balvaig taken from estate river bank
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Overview
Cabin -
2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 5
Strathyre, Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park, Scotland
This well appointed log cabin can sleep up to 5 people and is well suited to families. There's just SO much to see and do in this beautiful part of Scotland.

The cabin is situated in a wonderful setting, right by a river in a small picturesque estate, a stroll from the beautiful highland village of Strathyre with shop, great pub and restaurants. The accommodation is over two floors with a comfortable lounge and dining area, open plan modern kitchen and shower room on the ground floor. This layout is great for allowing everyone to interact whilst catering but you can also escape for some quiet time upstairs. A spiral staircase leads to two bedrooms, the double bedroom has a lovely balcony with a splendid outlook to the mountains and seating for enjoying your morning coffee or to take in some amazing star gazing. The triple be...
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About the Owner, Karen K
Languages spoken: English, French
Response Rate: 95 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: Today
Listed since : Apr 2012
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 78 reviews and 2 properties
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Listing #HL236269
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Annemarie...
Level 1 Contributor
3 reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago for a stay in June 2017

Well maintained, beautiful cabin with a great view overlooking water - don't think I've ever enjoyed washing up so much but that view is amazing! We were even visited by a red squirrel and an owl! (It's a big deal when you're from London and the only wildlife you're used to is pigeons...). It was such a peaceful and restful...

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1 review
Reviewed 5 weeks ago for a stay in May 2017

Had a great stay at Balvaig Log Cabin in May. An endless supply of logs for the cosy log burner much appreciated. Great sized accomodation and garden with a gentle stroll into the village. Well equipped and very peaceful. Thankyou.

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alun d
1 review
Reviewed 9 March 2017 for a stay in February 2017

Was looking for a weeks break for the family and stumbled upon Belvaig cabin. Our stay was everything we were hoping for. It's a lovely, cosy cabin in a quiet, beautiful location with plenty of opportunities to explore the Trossachs and The National Park. Great communication with Karen, very welcoming. If you're looking for somewhere to go and 'switch off'...

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Amenities
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Cooker
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Parking
  • Playground
  • Private Fishing Lake/River
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Satellite TV
  • Shared Garden
  • Shared Tennis Court
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Single Beds:(1)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Swingset
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • VCR
  • Washer
  • Water Views
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
Pets only accepted with owner's permission. A charge of £25 per week is applicable, £15 for shorter stay. Max 2 small dogs kept on lead whilst on estate. Dogs are not...
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Default 7 nights
$177
£100
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23 Jul 2017 -
3 Aug 2017
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6 nights
$204
£115
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$1,408
£795
4 Aug 2017 -
5 Aug 2017
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2 nights
$310
£175
$310
£175
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6 Aug 2017 -
19 Aug 2017
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6 nights
$195
£110
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Additional Rate and Availability Information
Balvaig Log Cabin is generally let on a weekly basis. Outside peak season, long weekend breaks from Friday may be considered. Midweek breaks, are also considered. Arrival Time: 4pm (or by arrangement). Departure Time: 10am (or by arrangement). Pets are welcome but by prior arrangement only (up to two dogs per booking) with a charge of £15 per stay for each dog which you should add to your request. 20% non-refundable deposit is required to secure a booking. The balance is payable four weeks prior to arrival. A refundable £100 'good housekeeping' security bond is payable with the balance. Payment can be made by cheque, bank transfer, credit card or through PayPal.
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About the neighbourhood
The hills, glens and rivers of this gorgeous area afford vistas that will stop you in your tracks - bring your camera! However, these magnificent highland landscapes are not just for looking at, they offer terrific outdoor adventures, for example:<BR><BR>Cycling - explore a section of the Glasgow-Inverness cycleway. Mountain bikers are spoilt for choice. Rent a mountain bike from the outdoor centre. Ski touring and climbing equipment is also available.<BR><BR>Kayakers can enjoy testing their paddling mettle<BR><BR>A treasure trove of wildlife experiences to be discovered, try a Highland Safari trip where you're bound to see deer or spot an osprey swoop for trout on the lochs<BR><BR>Visit the old spa town of Crieff, the conservatio... more
Access
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Glasgow, Edinburgh: 40.0 km
Railway: Stirling: 22.0 km
Balvaig Log Cabin is situated in the village of Strathyre, Perthshire, Scotland and is approximately seven miles from Callander and 22 miles from Stirling. This beautiful area of the Trossachs National Park is easily accessible by motorway from the south then by the A84 road from Stirling. <BR><BR>The cities of Edinburgh and Glasgow, with airports served by budget airlines Ryanair, Easyjet and Jet2, are just over an hour's drive from Strathyre.<BR>
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Water Park Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 0.2 km.
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