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Glenisla House. Spacious, well equipped home in a peaceful central location.

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Beautiful listed building in a quiet lane in the centre of town and close to all Angus has to offer.
1 of 39Beautiful listed building in a quiet lane in the centre of town and close to all Angus has to offer.
Holiday Rental House -
4 Bedrooms , 3 Bathrooms , Sleeps 10
Forfar, Angus, Scotland
Glenisla House is a traditional 4 bedroom, sandstone, terraced townhouse, situated in a quiet little lane which forms part of the Forfar Heritage Trail, only 500 meters through an historic Vennel to the town centre. This early 19th Century, listed property, accommodates 8 to10 people plus a baby cot. It is ideally suited as a family holiday home, or for small groups who wish to take advantage of the beautiful scenery surrounding the town, the numerous activities available in the area, or as accommodation for joint family celebrations. Accommodation comprises a large open plan, family/dining/kitchen with dining seating for 10, couch, wall units and upright piano, and fully equipped kitchen area with wall and base units; double family bedroom suite which consists of a double bedroom (with cot) and a separate small single room with an adult... Read more
Listing #HL558907
About the Owner
Anne W
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:July 2013
Interaction with guests
You will be met by us personally on arrival, and introduced to the property and given suggestions as to what you may like to see and do. Our welcome pack is substantial, so please do not feel you have to bring food supplies with you. Asda Superstore is a 5 minute walk, and is open 7.30 am till 10.00 pm. Beds will be made up for you, though it would be helpful if you could bring your own towels. Toilet rolls and toiletries are also provided. Heating and hot water will be on for when you arrive. We also supply cleaning materials. Do bring your swimming gear as the new Community Leisure Facility is now open. Our Team can be contacted at all times during your stay should you require advice or perceive any issues. We want you to enjoy your stay.
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We booked this house as a family of 10 to celebrate parents 40th wedding anniversary. We had a lovely weekend and felt very at home in the house, teenagers enjoyed using the games room and toddler loved the piano. The house is in a perfect...More

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Glenislahouseforfar, VR Owner at Glenisla House. Spacious, well equipped home in a peaceful central location., responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Murray, Thank you so much for such kind words. We loved having you all to stay, and felt privileged to be invited to be the venue for you family's celebrations. Your Mum and Dad were lovely and we wish them many more happy years...More

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Reviewed August 30, 2018

Large, comfortable and well equipped, Glenisla House was perfect for our three generation family visit. The games room downstairs was perfect for all ages and the house is well located for shops and pubs etc. We also enjoyed visits to fabulous Luna Bay, Glamis Castle...More

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Glenislahouseforfar, VR Owner at Glenisla House. Spacious, well equipped home in a peaceful central location., responded to this reviewResponded September 8, 2018

Dear Fiona, Thank you for your kind review. It was lovely to meet you all, and get a wee hug from your Mum. We are glad that you had a good time and that the house provided a base to visit this lovely area. We...More

  • Blender
  • Books
  • Bunk Beds:(1)
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (10)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (2)
  • Game Room
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Half Baths (1)
  • Highchair
  • Housekeeping Included
  • Housekeeping Optional
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (10)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Pool Table
  • Private Garden
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Refrigerator
  • Single Beds:(3)
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Sofa Beds:(2)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • TV
  • VCR
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 5:00 PM
    Check out: 11:00 AM
We are suitable for accommodation for wedding guests, and for family celebrations. We accommodate 10. Children love our Games Room. Toilet facilities are on all 3 levels. Pets...
    2 Full baths
    1 Half bath
    2 Sofas
    1 Crib
    1 Full
    1 Bunk
    3 Twins
    1 Queen
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  • Housekeeping : C$77 / stay - Fee
  • Damage Deposit: C$128 / stay - Deposit
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About the neighbourhood
The market town of Forfar is the administrative centre of Angus, providing a bustling and friendly hub from which to explore the area. With its variety of restaurants, shops, museum, and bordering on the beautiful Forfar Loch, this friendly town provides a welcome place to return to after a day of exploration, or somewhere to relax in its friendly atmosphere.There is a sailing club on Forfar Loch, and this nature reserve is enjoyed by walkers and runners Forfar Rugby Club and Football Ground provide Saturday entertainment, and there is also the ice rink which provides curling, and skating, and is a venue for younger members of the family to have fun. Or try your hand at Bowling at one of the several local clubs. The Reid Park is a short dog walk away, and is a safe and enclosed Park which... more
Getting around
Exploring the town is best on foot, with coffee shops, restaurants, and shops all within a close walking distance. The Angus Glens and coast are easily reached by car, but the local bus services are comprehensive and frequent.
Car not needed
How to get there
Railway: Dundee, Arbroath, Montrose: 10.0 km
We will contact you prior to your journey to us with full directions, travel information, and weather forecasts, and provide telephone details for you to call us should you need any other information.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Water Park Nearby, Watersports Nearby.
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