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Alva Apartment

23 reviews
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Overview
2 bedrooms
1 bathroom
5 guests
2 nights minimum
Condo/Apartment
This well furnished, cosy 'home from home' is ideal for a peaceful getaway in a peaceful town in the heart of Scotland nestling at the foot of the scenic Ochil Hills. With two bedrooms, spacious living area, well equipped kitchen and well appointed bathroom, it provides an excellent base for exploring the activities and history of Stirlingshire and Clackmannanshire. The apartment has Fibre Broadband Wi-Fi, TV, DVD and CD player , a Wii and XBox (with games) and an excellent variety of books and DVDs. Fully equipped kitchen with Senseo coffee machine and all the cooking equipment you could ever need and a dishwasher.. We also have a washing machine and tumble dryer. For business travellers we also have a desk and work area within the main living space. For keen walkers the Ochil Hills p...This well furnished, cosy 'home from home' is ideal for a peaceful getaway in a peaceful town in the heart of Scotland nestling at the foot of the scenic Ochil Hills. With two bedrooms, spacious living area, well equipped kitchen and well appointed bathroom, it provides an excellent base for exploring the activities and history of Stirlingshire and Clackmannanshire. The apartment has Fibre Broadband Wi-Fi, TV, DVD and CD player , a Wii and XBox (with games) and an excellent variety of books and DVDs. Fully equipped kitchen with Senseo coffee machine and all the cooking equipment you could ever need and a dishwasher.. We also have a washing machine and tumble dryer. For business travellers we also have a desk and work area within the main living space. For keen walkers the Ochil Hills provide breath-taking views and for golfers the apartment is ideally located for access to many golf courses. The apartment is only 45 minutes from both Edinburgh and Glasgow making it an ideal base to visit these cities too. It is located only 10 minutes drive from Stirling University and only 30 minutes from Gleneagles. The central location within the town provides easy access to a wide variety of shops, bars and restaurants as well as a banks, post office and other important facilities. The town has no train station but a regular bus service takes you directly to Stirling Railway Station in less than 30 minutes. We welcome pets and their owners. More
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About the Owner
Lawrence D
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:August 2013
Interaction with guests
We will ensure that you are personally greeted and shown around the apartment when you arrive to make sure everything is OK for you. We are always happy to help you plan activities and visits during your stay and will do our best to make your stay with us a pleasant one.
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Reviewed February 24, 2019 via mobile

We stayed at Alva in Lawrence’s property We all found it really homely making my relatively short break so relaxing. We will be staying again very soon

Date of stay: February 2019
Thank bighandsbaz
Dreamer312558, VR Owner at Alva Apartment, responded to this reviewResponded March 9, 2019

Hi Barry, thanks for leaving the review and really glad you enjoyed your stay. Hope to see you again. Lawrence

Reviewed October 19, 2018

It was a pleasant surprise to find everything as we would have wished for. A good warm welcome from the host and all relevant information about the locality was provided in the flat! Clean, tidy and spacious throughout with free WiFi and Sky tv a...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank GrandTour799948
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Carrickfergus, United Kingdom
Reviewed August 16, 2018

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Date of stay: August 2018
Management response:Responded August 19, 2018

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Reviewed June 18, 2018

We had a great stay in Alva and in the flat. It's located very near the Orchid Hills and you have a wonderful view out of the kitchen window. The flat is very well equipped with everything you need in the kitchen and else. One...More

Date of stay: May 2018
Thank aktuerke
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Reviewed April 15, 2018 via mobile

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Date of stay: April 2018
Management response:Responded April 30, 2018

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Amenities
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Suitable For Children Under 5
Refrigerator
Washer
Towels Provided
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk
Cycling Trips
Books
Hairdryer
TV
Parking
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Linens Provided
Horse Riding Nearby
Internet Access
Toaster
Stove
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
Fishing Nearby
Alarm Clock
Central Heating
Blender
Dryer
Dishwasher
Freezer
Cable/satellite TV
Iron
Stereo System
Hiking Trips
Microwave
Wi-Fi
Kettle
Fireplace
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About the neighborhood
Alva is a small, friendly hill foots town in the heart of Central Scotland at the foot of the Ochil Hills. It boasts beautiful scenery for walkers and cyclists including the Alva Glen reaching deep into the hills. The town has many shop, amenities and good bus links to surrounding areas including Stirling, Stirling University and Alloa. It is only a one hour drive from Glasgow and Edinburgh.
Getting around
Public transport is easy to use and well connected in the local area if you need it. Bus services run from directly outside the apartment to Stirling and Alloa where there are railway stations.
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