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The property is the smaller of the two barns
Stunning lounge/kitchen/diner
Well-equipped contemporary kitchen with island
Kitchen through to lounge
Dining area, sample the local produce!
Double bedroom with king-size bed
Bedroom with zip-and-link bed
Bathroom with shower over bath
Just 10 mins from your door Glenisla Gorge
Lovely on site coffee shop
Enjoy some home baking in the coffee shop
View from the front of the property
Your family pet is welcome too!
Wake up to nature!
Very friendly ducks on the farm!
Resident Deer overlooking stunning countryside
1 / 16  The property is the smaller of the two barns
2 / 16  Stunning lounge/kitchen/diner
3 / 16  Well-equipped contemporary kitchen with island
4 / 16  Kitchen through to lounge
5 / 16  Dining area, sample the local produce!
6 / 16  Double bedroom with king-size bed
7 / 16  Bedroom with zip-and-link bed
8 / 16  Bathroom with shower over bath
9 / 16  Just 10 mins from your door Glenisla Gorge
10 / 16  Lovely on site coffee shop
11 / 16  Enjoy some home baking in the coffee shop
12 / 16  View from the front of the property
13 / 16  Your family pet is welcome too!
14 / 16  Wake up to nature!
15 / 16  Very friendly ducks on the farm!
16 / 16  Resident Deer overlooking stunning countryside

Ducklings Rest

Kirriemuir (7.5mls W), Angus
VE We’re good to go scheme
Sleeps 4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms 1
Change Sat
Dogs welcome 2
5 star
Downstairs bedroom
Downstairs bathroom
Complex of properties
Increased accessibility
Hot tub
Internet access
Working farm
Games / Play facilities
Shop nearby
Fishing onsite / nearby
Luxury
Romantic
Family friendly
Towels included
Cot available
Highchair available
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At a glance

  • Luxurious converted barn nestled at the foot of Glenisla,  the ideal base for walkers and cyclists
  • Golfers can enjoy Carnoustie's famous courses and visit the picturesque village of Kirriemuir birthplace of J M Barrie and Bon Scott
  • Take a tour around the magnificent Glamis Castle the ancestral home of the Queen Mother
  • Relax in the hot tub and enjoy the breath-taking views
Property code: OBOTP

1 of 2 traditional stone barns set in picturesque farmland in this beautiful Angus Glen, guests can enjoy a wonderful agritourism experience.   Situated at the foot of Glenisla, this is the perfect destination to enjoy the lovely scenery and unspoilt countryside. A most attractive barn conversion, finished to an extremely high standard with its own, very unique, charm and character.

This semi detached barn has been converted from 17th century farm buildings, finished to an extremely high standard with its own, very unique, charm and character. Enjoying beautiful views, scenic surroundings and a lovely sense of peace and tranquillity.  Situated at the foot of Glensila, near the spectacular Reekie Linn Waterfall, this is the perfect destination to enjoy the lovely scenery and unspoilt countryside. The area offers superb walking and cycling for all levels, just ten minutes walk from the property you will find stunning Glenisla Gorge and the resident deer, meet the resident chickens and cockerels or walk across to the pond to feed the ducks.  There are some great golf courses in the area as well as, trout/salmon fishing, clay pigeon shooting and skiing in season. The towns of Alyth, 7 miles and Kirriemuir, 8 miles offer excellent amenities and the vibrant city of Dundee is 28 miles.  Farm activities: The farmland extends to 650 acres, home to approx. 600 sheep and 200 cows. Guests are welcome to explore the farmland where they will discover a wide range of delights. The Gift Barn offers a unique shopping experience and includes a farm shop which stocks a wide range of local produce. Throughout the year there are craft demonstrations and workshops (booking is advisable.) The coffee shop offers freshly prepared lunches and home baking in cosy and relaxed surroundings.

As you enter this single story attractive barn conversion you will instantly be wowed by the stunning open-plan lounge and kitchen with bi-folding doors with views across the countryside.  There is a flat screen TV, Freeview and DVD. The kitchen area is well-equipped with gas ‘range’ hob, electric oven, fridge/freezer and microwave. There is a separate utility room with washing machine and tumble dryer. There are two spacious bedrooms, one king-size and 1 zip-and-link which can is made up as a twin room or can be a super-king by request at time of booking.  The bathroom has a bath with shower over bath and WC.

From the lounge there is a private patio with hot tub, furniture and BBQ overlooking Glenisla.  There is ample parking at the front of the property.

Any property identified with increased accessibility may have different levels of provision, it is therefore advisable you contact us before you book to ensure the property meets your specific needs and requirements.

 

Dogs are charged at £20 each per full or part week.

  • 2 bedrooms - 1 twin zip-and link which can be made up as a super-king-size on request and a king-size bedroom
  • 1 bathroom
  • Freeview TV, DVD in lounge,
  • Kitchen - gas range hob, electric oven, microwave and fridge/freezer
  • Utility room with washing machine and tumble dryer
  • Electric and central heating included
  • Wi-Fi included
  • Hot tub
  • Ample private off-road parking
  • 2 well behaved dogs welcome - care must be taken as the garden area is open and there are animals roaming close by
  • Coffee shop within walking distance, there is a take-away menu for those days when cooking is too much of an effort
  • Pub/hotel 6 miles away
  • Arrival 4pm
  • Minimum stay 3 nights

 

 

Lisa Hogg

This property is personally managed by Lisa.

Reviews

From guests that have stayed at the property.

Based on 10 guest ratings

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Reviewed by Jackie 2nd October 2021

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Lovely location, comfortable cottage. Nice and quiet. Would recommend for a family with children.

Reviewed by Sian 28th August 2021

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Great cottage, really well thought out. We would love to come back

Reviewed by Pauline 10th July 2021

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We had a lovely week at this cottage! I would highly recommend this and will be booking again ASAP!

Reviewed by Roy 26th June 2021

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Fantastic venue. Very friendly and helpful host. We were blessed with great weather. Great base to explore picturesque Angus.

Reviewed by Marjory 12th June 2021

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Fabulous cottage, very comfortable and very clean. Great surrounding scenery and wonderful to see all the animals on the farm.

Reviewed by Owen 3rd October 2020

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We loved the cottage and was made welcome by Claire. Peel farm was lovely and had a cafe and restaurant which was handy. Had lovely walks with the dogs and the scenery was beautiful. Animals such as cows,ducks,sheep,horses right at the door kids would love it. Surrounding area Alyth, Kirrimuir , Blairgowrie all within 10-20minute drive, Walks to ReRead moreekie Linn lovely waterfall and takes great pictures. Would highly recommend this place so peaceful and scenery was amazing. Hide

Reviewed by Jonathan Edward 26th September 2020

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Reviewed by Darren 8th September 2020

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The cottage has literally everything you could need for your break and the welcome pack was a great addition with teas, coffees, hot chocolate, biscuits etc - great wee place !

Reviewed by Jan 30th August 2020

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Ducklings Rest is a beautiful cosy cottage, stylishly decorated and extremely well equipped. The whole cottage is light and bright with huge picture windows to capture the views and skylights in every room to let in even more light. We had a lovely welcome basket with some essentials and treats and there is a fabulous tearoom on site along with a lRead moreovely gift and antique shop. We will definitely return here. Hide

Reviewed by Karen 2nd November 2019

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A lovely conversion in a quiet and peaceful location. Maintained to a high standard throughout and really well equipped for longer length stays. As well as the accommodation the owners also run a farm shop and cafe nearby, and have set up a farm nature trail - lovely if you do not want to go too far.

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The property is the smaller of the two barns
Stunning lounge/kitchen/diner
Well-equipped contemporary kitchen with island
Kitchen through to lounge
Dining area, sample the local produce!
Double bedroom with king-size bed
Bedroom with zip-and-link bed
Bathroom with shower over bath
Just 10 mins from your door Glenisla Gorge
Lovely on site coffee shop
Enjoy some home baking in the coffee shop
Show 4 moreView from the front of the property

Location

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