Some Frequently Asked Questions.......

We always try to answer all possible questions, put your mind at rest & ensure that you arrive prepared, ready & relaxed. Please see the examples of some frequently asked questions below & if we have forgotten anything or you can’t find the answer, please do not hesitate to email us or call us on (01796) 470048.

How will we collect keys and get directions to our cottage?

Upon receipt of your final payment we will send you full instructions regarding key collection & directions. • When can we arrive & what time should we leave? Our cottages are generally available from 4pm on the day of arrival and you will need to leave by 10am on the day of departure.

What should we remember to bring?

Booking confirmation & directions. Maps of area & guidebooks. Rucksacks, binocular & any outdoor / sporting gear. Insect sprays

How do we pay for our holiday?

We require a deposit of 25% and booking fee of £10 to confirm your holiday The balance being due 7 weeks prior to the start of your holiday We accept payment by all major credit & Debit cards . We also accept BACS Transfers & cheques.

Guest Review

We have had a lovely week walking through the Scottish countryside with our French friends and eating/drinking in lovely Scottish pubs. Well- equipped when we have wanted to dine at home, warm and comfortable and well located. Many thanks, Owen family

Auld Smiddy Cottage

Guest Review

This property was perfect for us. Very clean, comfy beds, well equipped kitchen and an enclosed garden for the dog. Would definitely recommend!

Guest Review

We absolutely loved the cottage and already plan to return again next year.

Auld Smiddy Cottage

The current instruction from the Scottish Goverment is not to travel.

If you have a booking arriving before 31st May we will be in touch shortly to reschedule your visit. 

Due to the movement restrictions imposed yesterday our office hours during the lock-down period will be 11am-2pm.