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The Grey Cottage - charming cottage close to Gleneagles Hotel

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2 bedrooms, iron/ironing board, travel cot, free WiFi
2 bedrooms, iron/ironing board, travel cot, free WiFi
2 bedrooms, iron/ironing board, travel cot, free WiFi
Smart TV
Fridge, microwave, oven, hob

Overview of The Grey Cottage - charming cottage close to Gleneagles Hotel

Entire homePrivate host

The Grey Cottage - charming cottage close to Gleneagles Hotel

4.8/5 Exceptional

Guests rated this property 5.0/5 for cleanliness.

Entire home

2 bedrooms1 bathroomSleeps 4

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Kitchen
  • Pet-friendly
  • Washer
  • Dryer
  • Outdoor space

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • Sheets and towels washed at 60°C
Auchterarder, SCT

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationTullibardine Distillery5 min walk
  • Popular LocationGleneagles Golf Course4 min drive
  • Popular LocationPhoenix Falconry7 min drive
  • AirportEdinburgh (EDI)46 min drive

Space details

2 bedrooms, 1 bathroom, sleeps 4
Bedroom 1
    1 double bed
Bedroom 2
    1 double bed
Bathroom 1

About this property

Entire place

You'll have the entire cottage to yourself and will only share it with other guests in your party.

The Grey Cottage - charming cottage close to Gleneagles Hotel

Family-friendly cottage in Auchterarder
Introducing my lovingly refurbished cottage.

In Blackford, which is very close to Gleneagles Hotel and Auchterarder. This is a perfect base for golfing, whisky discovery and castle hunting!

Easy access to Edinburgh, Glasgow, Stirling, Perth and the Highlands. Picturesque Gleneagles train station is close by, with ample parking, allows easy car-free days trips to Edinburgh and Glasgow.

Available for rent - any amount of nights considered. Discount are available for longer stays.

2 double bedrooms. (One accessible by a pull down ladder)
Large shower in bathroom.
Toiletries are provided.
WiFi included.
Hair dryer.
Iron and ironing board.
Kitchen fitted with hob and oven, microwave, kettle, cafetière and toaster.
Coffee, tea and sugar are provided.

On site parking.
High chair and travel cot available on request.
Pets welcome.

Any questions - please ask!

This is a lovely cottage which has been fully redecorated in 2018 to a high standard.

Blackford is a lovely little village which has a well stocked village shop.
It is the home of Highland Spring water and Tullibardine Whisky Distillery.
The world famous Gleneagles hotel is a couple of miles up the road.
There is easy access to Edinburgh, Glasgow, Stirling, Auchterarder, the Highlands & the Trossachs.

- The comfortable living room has a comfy sofa and armchair and has French doors which open onto a patio area and look out onto a park. There is a table which seats four for a comfortable dining experience.
- The modern kitchen is equipped with oven, grill and hob, microwave, fridge, toaster, kettle, cafetière & washing machine. There is everything you need in the kitchen: ground coffee for the cafetière, instant coffee, tea & sugar, washing up liquid & washing machine powder are provided.
Milk and orange juice are also available.
- There is a big double bedroom with walk in closet. There is full length mirror, a dressing table with hairdryer. Soft cosy robes are also provided.
- The bathroom has a large shower and toiletries and towels are provided.
- The attic conversion, which is accessible by a pull down ladder, has a large double bedroom.
- In the hall cupboard there is an ironing board & iron.
- Dogs are very welcome in my cottage. I would just ask that they stay off the beds!
Guest accommodation at this cottage offers coffee/tea makers and a hairdryer. Rooms open to patios. Kitchens offer fridges, hobs, microwaves and kitchenware and utensils. Bathrooms include a shower.

Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Smart televisions are featured in guestrooms.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

Property manager

Helen White

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter


Contactless social distancing
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities


  • Free WiFi

Parking and transport

  • Car recommended

Family friendly

  • Travel cot
  • High chair
  • Children's dinnerware
  • Children's books


  • Fridge
  • Hob
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Toaster
  • Electric kettle
  • Cookware/dishes/utensils
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Spices


  • Dining table


  • 2 bedrooms
  • Bed sheets provided


  • 1 bathroom
  • Shower
  • Toilet paper
  • Hairdryer
  • Towels provided
  • Soap


  • Smart TV

Outdoor areas

  • Patio


  • Washing machine and dryer


  • Heating


  • Pet friendly


  • Smoke-free property

Services and conveniences

  • Iron/ironing board

Location highlights

  • Near a health or beauty spa
  • In a village

Things to do

  • Hiking nearby
  • Golf nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Cycling nearby

Safety features

  • Fire extinguisher
  • First aid kit
  • Smoke detector


  • Sleeps 4

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Check-in time starts at 2:30 PM


Check-out before 11:30 AM

Special check-in instructions

You will receive an email from the host with check-in and check-out instructions


Pets are allowed
Restrictions apply; for more information contact the property on the number on the booking confirmation

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome

Important information

You need to know

This property is managed by a private host, not a professional engaged in trade or business
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
On-site parties or group events are strictly prohibited
Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector and a first aid kit
This property is managed through our partner, Vrbo. You will receive an email from Vrbo with a link to a Vrbo account, where you can change or cancel your reservation

We should mention

Guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
A car is recommended for transport to and from this property

Property is also known as

Grey Cottage Charming Cottage Gleneagles Hotel Blackford
Grey Cottage Charming Cottage Gleneagles Hotel
Grey Charming Gleneagles Blackford
Grey Charming Gleneagles
The Grey Charming Gleneagles
The Grey Charming Gleneagles
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About this area


This cottage is located in Auchterarder. Dunblane Cathedral and National Wallace Monument are local landmarks, and the area's natural beauty can be seen at Gartmorn Dam Country Park and Ochil Hills. Travelling with kids? Consider Phoenix Falconry and Drummond Gardens. Relax and indulge in the area's health/beauty spas, or seek out an adventure with cycling and hiking/biking trails nearby. Guests appreciate the property's quiet location.

What's nearby

  • Tullibardine Distillery - 5 min walk
  • Gleneagles Golf Course - 4 min drive
  • Phoenix Falconry - 7 min drive
  • Ochil Hills - 8 min drive
  • Innerpeffray Library - 13 min drive


  • Blackford Inn - 5 min walk
  • Tullibardine Distillery - 10 min walk
  • The Dormy - 4 min drive
  • Restaurant Andrew Fairlie - 4 min drive
  • The Century Bar - 5 min drive

Getting around

  • Auchterarder Gleneagles Station - 4 min drive
  • Edinburgh Airport (EDI) - 46 min drive

Frequently asked questions

Overall score and ratings



Rating 5 - Excellent. 13 out of 17 reviews
5 - Excellent 76%
Rating 4 - Good. 4 out of 17 reviews
4 - Good 24%
Rating 3 - Okay. 0 out of 17 reviews
3 - Okay 0%
Rating 2 - Poor. 0 out of 17 reviews
2 - Poor 0%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 0 out of 17 reviews
1 - Terrible 0%




Staff & service




Property conditions & facilities

4/5 Good

The only complaint I had was the mattress on the main bed was very uncomfortable could not have sleep on it another night

5/5 Excellent

excellent place with excellent facilities and a great host with great communication. Will look to come back.

5/5 Excellent

Grey Cottage, highly recommended
Fantastic property, immaculate and in a lovely spot. Property owner, Helen, is lovely and communicated all the necessary details and stocked the kitchen with milk, tea, coffees, bread, biscuits etc., a lovely touch. Would definitely recommend.

5/5 Excellent

Lovely property
Lovely cottage will definitely stay again. Nice village everyone very friendly lovely park and walks for our dog.

4/5 Good

Great stay
Place was very clean when arrived and was as described. Enjoyed our stay would stay again! 😄