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  • Cottage frontage
    Cottage frontage
    Cottage frontage
    Smarhus - small house in old Norse
    Living area south facing onto Oak woodland
    Dining area
    Kitchen
    Property description
    Bathgate
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    Rental Home – 
    2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 4
    Smarhus Cottage is a beautifully appointed two bedroom self catering holiday home, graded 4 stars by Visit Scotland. Set in rural West Lothian it provides a tranquil haven after a busy day visiting all the wonderful tourist sites that central Scotland has to offer.
    The Cottage offers a spacious living room/ kitchen area, one double and one twin bedroom with good storage space, bathroom/ shower room with walk in shower, utility area providing a washer dryer, iron and ironing board.
    Outside space is accessible from the living area onto a private south facing elevated decked area complete with table, chairs and barbeque.

    Situated within a country setting, the Cottage uses a number of environmentally friendly measures to ensure guests are comfortable and leave a minimal footprint. With physi...
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  • Amenities & details
    • Balcony
    • Central Heating
    • Cots:(1)
    • Dining Seats (4)
    • Dishwasher
    • Double Beds:(1)
    • Dryer
    • DVD Player
    • Fireplace
    • Freezer
    • Grill
    • Hairdryer
    • Highchair
    • Internet Access
    • Iron
    • Kettle
    • Linens Provided
    • Living Room Seats (4)
    • Microwave
    • Parking
    • Private Yard
    • Refrigerator
    • Satellite TV
    • Shower Rooms (1)
    • Single Beds:(2)
    • Staffed Property
    • Stereo System
    • Stove
    • Terrace
    • Toaster
    • Towels Provided
    • TV
    • Washer
    • Wi-Fi
    Suitability
    • Wheelchair Access:
      Yes
    • Elder Access:
      Yes
    • Pets Allowed:
      No
    • Smoking Allowed:
      No
    • Suitable for Children:
      Yes
    Additional amenities & feature info
    Cots and high chairs can be provided on request. An additional folding bed can be provided for a young child should this be required.
    Additional storage and drying facilities are available outwith the Cottage for golf equipment, cycles or walking gear.
    Listing #HL180663 by: Holiday Lettings
  • Rates

    Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

      Begins Ends Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
    Xmas- New Year Dec 20, 2014 Jan 2, 2015 7 nights -- --
    $965
    £620
    January - March Jan 3, 2015 Mar 27, 2015 2 nights
    $148
    £95
    $148
    £95
    $560
    £360
    Easter Mar 28, 2015 Apr 10, 2015 7 nights -- --
    $747
    £480
    April - May Apr 11, 2015 May 29, 2015 2 nights
    $148
    £95
    $148
    £95
    $653
    £420
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    Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to U.S. Dollars and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
    Additional Rate and Availability Information
    The price is fully inclusive of heating, electricity, bedding and towels. Payment methods include cheque or paypal. A deposit is required to secure your booking with the full balance payable 5 weeks before arrival. The full amount is payable if the booking is made within 5 weeks of arrival.

    Entry days are normally Sat - Sat but this can be negotiated depending on availability.

    7 Nights minimum stay during Easter, July and August, Christmas and New Year
  • Property location
    Restaurants
    Things to Do
    Access
    Car advised
    How to get there
    Nearest airport is Edinburgh approx 25 min drive. Glasgow airport is approx 45 min drive. Both airports are served by BA, Easyjet, Ryanair, Jet2 etc.
    Nearest train service is the new electric line with a 15 min service to Edinburgh or Glasgow, Armadale or Bathgate stations are both within 10 mins drive. Alternate train service is from Linlithgow station which is approx 15 min drive with frequent services to Edinburgh, Glasgow and Stirling with connections to Perth and Inverness.
    As the Cottage is in a rural location with an hourly bus service to Bathgate and Falkirk we would recommend visitors have their own transport. Full direction details are provided on our website.
    Activities nearby
    Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby.
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Baird_Fam...
Glasgow, Scotland
Senior Contributor
28 reviews 28 reviews
14 hotel reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago for a stay in December 2014 NEW

My husband and I attended a wedding at "the Vu" in Bathgate and were lucky enough to find this little gem of a place for a weekend stay. The location is off the beaten track so very private and the snow had fallen for our arrival so the views from the decking and windows were gorgeous. The cottage itself is... more

jb250
France
Senior Contributor
35 reviews 35 reviews
24 hotel reviews
90 helpful votes 90 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014 for a stay in October 2014

Stayed here for a week in late October 2014 with my husband and 6 year old. The photos do not lie, this place is as lovely, well kept and well prepared as the website suggests. We knew the surrounding location of the cottage having previously lived in the area, and we found it easily very late at night, from the... more

waterwitc...
Plymouth
Top Contributor
56 reviews 56 reviews
13 hotel reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014 for a stay in August 2014

We have just spent a week in this superb cottage to have a holiday whilst also visiting family nearby. The cottage is perfect, it's so nicely decorated and furnished and has everything you could need. Andrew and Evelyn are lovely hosts and so friendly and helpful. Although the cottage is in a rural location, it is literally 5-10 minutes drive... more

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Listed since : Sep 2011
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