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Alva Apartment

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Overview
2 bedrooms
1 bathroom
5 guests
2 nights minimum
Condo/Apartment
This well furnished, cosy 'home from home' is ideal for a peaceful getaway in a peaceful town in the heart of Scotland nestling at the foot of the scenic Ochil Hills. With two bedrooms, spacious living area, well equipped kitchen and well appointed bathroom, it provides an excellent base for exploring the activities and history of Stirlingshire and Clackmannanshire. The apartment has Fibre Broadband Wi-Fi, TV, DVD and CD player , a Wii and XBox (with games) and an excellent variety of books and DVDs. Fully equipped kitchen with Senseo coffee machine and all the cooking equipment you could ever need and a dishwasher.. We also have a washing machine and tumble dryer. For business travellers we also have a desk and work area within the main living space. For keen walkers the Ochil Hills p...This well furnished, cosy 'home from home' is ideal for a peaceful getaway in a peaceful town in the heart of Scotland nestling at the foot of the scenic Ochil Hills. With two bedrooms, spacious living area, well equipped kitchen and well appointed bathroom, it provides an excellent base for exploring the activities and history of Stirlingshire and Clackmannanshire. The apartment has Fibre Broadband Wi-Fi, TV, DVD and CD player , a Wii and XBox (with games) and an excellent variety of books and DVDs. Fully equipped kitchen with Senseo coffee machine and all the cooking equipment you could ever need and a dishwasher.. We also have a washing machine and tumble dryer. For business travellers we also have a desk and work area within the main living space. For keen walkers the Ochil Hills provide breath-taking views and for golfers the apartment is ideally located for access to many golf courses. The apartment is only 45 minutes from both Edinburgh and Glasgow making it an ideal base to visit these cities too. It is located only 10 minutes drive from Stirling University and only 30 minutes from Gleneagles. The central location within the town provides easy access to a wide variety of shops, bars and restaurants as well as a banks, post office and other important facilities. The town has no train station but a regular bus service takes you directly to Stirling Railway Station in less than 30 minutes. We welcome pets and their owners. More
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About the Owner
Lawrence D
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:August 2013
Interaction with guests
We will ensure that you are personally greeted and shown around the apartment when you arrive to make sure everything is OK for you. We are always happy to help you plan activities and visits during your stay and will do our best to make your stay with us a pleasant one.
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A Holiday Lettings verified reviewer
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Date of stay: September 2019
Reviewed 23 July 2019 via mobile

Our stay in Alva was lovely. Lawrence communicated nicely and welcomed us when we arrived. We traveled with our 3 young adult children and there was plenty of room for all of us. The apartment was comfortable and clean and included a well stocked kitchen...More

Date of stay: July 2019
Thank Explorethegoodearth
Dreamer312558, VR Owner at Alva Apartment, responded to this reviewResponded 12 August 2019

many thanks for the kind review I am delighted you had a pleasant stay with us.

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Reviewed 24 February 2019 via mobile

We stayed at Alva in Lawrence’s property We all found it really homely making my relatively short break so relaxing. We will be staying again very soon

Date of stay: February 2019
Thank bighandsbaz
Dreamer312558, VR Owner at Alva Apartment, responded to this reviewResponded 10 March 2019

Hi Barry, thanks for leaving the review and really glad you enjoyed your stay. Hope to see you again. Lawrence

Reviewed 19 October 2018

It was a pleasant surprise to find everything as we would have wished for. A good warm welcome from the host and all relevant information about the locality was provided in the flat! Clean, tidy and spacious throughout with free WiFi and Sky tv a...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank GrandTour799948
A Holiday Lettings verified reviewer
Carrickfergus, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 August 2018

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Date of stay: August 2018
Management response:Responded 20 August 2018

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Amenities
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Suitable For Children Under 5
Refrigerator
Washer
Towels Provided
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk
Cycling Trips
Books
Hairdryer
TV
Parking
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Linens Provided
Horse Riding Nearby
Internet Access
Toaster
Cooker
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
Fishing Nearby
Alarm Clock
Central Heating
Blender
Dryer
Dishwasher
Freezer
Cable/satellite TV
Iron
Stereo System
Hiking Trips
Microwave
Wi-Fi
Kettle
Fireplace
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Are there nightlife options close to this holiday rental? YesNoUnsure
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About the neighbourhood
Alva is a small, friendly hill foots town in the heart of Central Scotland at the foot of the Ochil Hills. It boasts beautiful scenery for walkers and cyclists including the Alva Glen reaching deep into the hills. The town has many shop, amenities and good bus links to surrounding areas including Stirling, Stirling University and Alloa. It is only a one hour drive from Glasgow and Edinburgh.
Getting around
Public transport is easy to use and well connected in the local area if you need it. Bus services run from directly outside the apartment to Stirling and Alloa where there are railway stations.
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