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Smarhus Cottage

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Smarhus - small house in old Norse Living area south facing onto Oak woodland
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5.0 of 5 stars
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26 reviews
Smarhus - small house in old Norse
Living area south facing onto Oak woodland
Dining area
Kitchen
Double bedroom - king sized bed
Twin bedded room
Quality bed linen and towels
Shower room
Cottage driveway and private parking
Cottage front door
Outside deck area leading from living area
Eating outside on south facing deck
Deck  area floral display
Summer time - Himalyan Musk rose
Cottage from west elevation
Early summer garden blooms
Summer time floral display
Cottage frontage in summer bloom
South facing decked area
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Overview
Cottage -
2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 4
Bathgate, West Lothian, Scotland
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. <BR>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.<BR>Outside space is accessible from the living area onto a private south facing elevated decked area complete with table, chairs and barbeque.<BR><BR>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 physical features s... Read more
About the Owner, Evelyn/Andrew T
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 95 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: Today
Listed since : Jul 2011
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 26 reviews and 1 property
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Listing #HL180663 by: Holiday Lettings
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5 of 5 stars Excellent - based on 26 reviews
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Norwich, United Kingdom
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago for a stay in June 2016

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Management response:

Thank you Linda for your lovely review. It was lovely to meet you and the family and hope you can stay a bit longer next visit Kind regards Andrew and Evelyn

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mike S
Swansea, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2015 for a stay in August 2015

A friendly warm welcome from Andrew & Evelyn started a perfect two week holiday for our family of four including two teens, internet access and sky television kept them happy while indoors and Smarhus was close to all our selected activities. the cottage was very well equipped for cooking and laundry and we made use of the BBQ as well....

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johnl1950
Barnsley, United Kingdom
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191 reviews
37 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 133 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2015 for a stay in July 2015

perfect setting, quite peaceful, perfect hosts, everything you need. The weather wasn't too bad for our stay managed not to get wet, dodging showers. The cottage is a perfect base 10 mins by car. from supermarket and train station , for Edinburgh etc. A car is essential for seeing the sights we explored Falkirk, the Kelpies, wheel etc, two days...

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Amenities
  • Balcony
  • Books
  • Central Heating
  • Cots:(1)
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Private Yard
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Refrigerator
  • Satellite TV
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Staffed Property
  • Stereo System
  • Stove
  • Terrace
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Wi-Fi
Suitability
  • Pets Allowed:
    No
  • Smoking Allowed:
    No
  • Kid Friendly:
    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. <BR>Additional storage and drying facilities are available outwith the Cottage for golf equipment, cycles or walking gear.
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Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
Default 2 nights
$131
£100
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$525
£400
Jul 13, 2016 -
Jul 29, 2016
July
2 nights
$131
£100
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$892
£680
Jul 30, 2016 -
Aug 27, 2016
August
7 nights -- --
$892
£680
Sep 3, 2016 -
Sep 30, 2016
September
2 nights
$131
£100
$131
£100
$630
£480
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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
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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. <BR>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.<BR>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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