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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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Reviewed 19 September 2017

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Date of stay: September 2017
Management response:Responded 19 September 2017

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Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

Thank you to Lawrence for his hospitality. The flat was perfect for our visit very spacious and a real home from home

Date of stay: August 2017
Thank doddsh2004
Management response:Responded 16 September 2017

Many thanks for the kind review, really glad you enjoyed your stay.

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Reviewed 29 August 2017

Lovely, well equipped and comfortable pet friendly flat in Alva. We had a great stay and would recommend this apartment for anyone visiting the 'Hillfoots' and Stirling area. Excellent food on offer at No. 5 Inn, good curry house and co-op within 50 metres.

Date of stay: August 2017
Thank Alasdair S
Management response:Responded 16 September 2017

Many thanks for your great review, really appreciated and you are spot on about the No 5 Inn. Lawrence

Reviewed 1 April 2017

The apartment is in a great location right in the centre of town. We were visiting family and it was perfect for our stay. The lounge/dining room is really cosy with lovely heather tweed sofas and highland accessories. The flat has everything you could possibly...More

Date of stay: March 2017
1  Thank Dunmow
Management response:Responded 11 April 2017

Thanks so much for the kind comments, delighted you enjoyed your stay. Lawrence

Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Lovely property with all needs catered for and very well equipped. Excellent communication from Lawrence the owner. Decor older style but this did give it a homely feel! Being up a flight of stairs from the street made it a little tricky as a parent...More

Date of stay: October 2016
Thank MorrisSF
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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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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