Welcome to our new and evolving website for Panholes Cottages.Due to a change of ownership only The Roundhouse will now be avaliable from February 2018, however the welcome will be as warm as ever.
We hope to update the photographs very soon
A luxury self catering Cottage situated near
Auchterarder, Perthshire, Scotland
Due to circumstances we will not be open
for the 2017 season sadly, sorry but it will
be worth it .
Bookings will be taken for the 2018 season
Named The Roundhouse due to its unique feature that of a roundhouse. This affords a most unusual sitting room from which to appreciate the vista of a Perthshire view from all angles.
This stunning conversion of a 200 year old barn comprises of a high quality holiday accommodation. The large 4 bedroomed holiday home sleeps up to 8 ,offering luxury self-catering accommodations . The Owners / caretakers live very close by and so are on site to supply any information or assistance that you may need to ensure you have a relaxing and happy holiday in Scotland.If you are looking for a golf holiday in Scotland, The Roundhouse self catering cottage is the perfect central location, convenient for both Gleneagles and St Andrews and other famous Scottish courses.
Named the Roundhouse due to its very unusual and striking round and very large lounge.
The roundhouse accommodation sits in a breathtaking country location combining farmland, hills, rivers and mountains typical of this part of Scotland. Wildlife is abundant, with many birds of prey living in the area and wild deer roaming the fields. The paddock to the front has been landscaped with table and chairs, large alpine beds and a gravelled area offers car parking.
The surrounding area offers a nature reserve; a sanctuary for migrating geese and other wild birds; superb walks and endless rambles in the wonderful Perthshire countryside, fishing at Orchil Loch Trout Fishery and great biking from local lanes to off road tracks. Situated near Loch Lomond and The Trossachs, it is an ideal location for your cottage holiday, especially if you enjoy privacy, space and the freedom to please yourselves, only self catering can offer all this, and with The Roundhouse you can be assured of top quality, luxurious accommodation. Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park has spectacular scenery, great walking and water sports. Walks are plentiful and varied, ranging from low level strolls, to serious high level walking, with many Munros (mountains over 3,000 feet, 914m).Whilst of course our own Perthshire countryside provides spectacular scenery and fascinating towns and villages.
The nearest restaurants, cafes, pubs and take aways are to be found 4.5 miles away in Auchterarder, one of our favourites is Max And Bens Bistro which also has a post office and a Co-op. There is a general store in Blackford 1 mile away as well as a cosy hotel bar with great pub food and real fire . There are an abundance of take away establishments in Auchterarder that also offer delivery service.
Blackford is the location of Tullibardine Highland Malt Whisky.
The world famous Gleneagles Hotel and golf complex, with its challenging championship courses, is 3 miles from your front door. Numerous Scottish golf courses are also within very easy reach. Riding, shooting and falconry are available nearby. For cyclists endless small country roads to be explored.
If photography is your thing please bring your memory cards to fill with amazing wildlife,scenery with both spectular sunrises and sunsets.
The Roundhouse is also an excellent location for exploring the Scottish Highlands and you can enjoy a trip to the west coast of Scotland through Glencoe, which itself is a magnificent drive through stunning landscapes. Perth, Stirling, Edinburgh and Glasgow are easy motorway trips with their historic sites, art galleries and museums. Retail therapy is in abundance for serious shoppers.The smaller towns of Auchterarder, Bridge of Allan, Comrie, Crieff, Callanderand Dunblane are all within very easy reach. There are so many places to visit in Scotland: malt whisky distilleries, historic houses, castles and cottages, beautiful gardens, churches and a host of other attractions. There are plenty of places of interest and activities near Panholes Cottages, including Blair Drummond Safari Park, Pitlochry Dam and Fish Ladder, Drummond Trout Fishery, Deep Sea World and a favourite with the children is Auchingarrich Wildlife Centre. Edinburgh and Glasgow also have many places of interest that children will enjoy - Dynamic Earth, Edinburgh Zoo, Edinburgh Castle, Glasgow Science Centre and The Burrell Collection.
You of course also have the choice to just remain in your holiday home and totally relax, there are local taxi services to get you to here from the Gleneagles railway station as well as 2 major airports.
For your shopping needs both Tesco and Asda offer home delivery to The Roundouse to make life so much easier for you. If you let us know you have booked a slot for a delivery please let us know and we can make sure any refrigerated goods are dealt with and of course to be sure we or someone is here to collect your order.
Set in the centre of Scotland, near the beautiful Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park, you will find all you need for a perfect vacation in Scotland within easy reach of The Roundhouse Cottage, one of the most desirable 5 star holiday properties offering self catering accommodation in Perthshire.
Booking enquiries are now welcome from February 2018 please get in touch to ask any questions you may have.