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Smarhus Cottage

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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.
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 physical features such as energy efficient glazing, nat...
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Listing #HL180663
About the Owner
Evelyn/Andrew T
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:July 2011
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Reviewed August 20, 2018

Smarhus is a fantastic cottage in a beautiful setting. It is in an ideal position to reach so many places of interest. The cottage is spotlessly clean and the owners are so welcoming and friendly. There are lovely walks direct from the cottage by the...More

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Smarhus, VR Owner at Smarhus Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded August 21, 2018

Dear Beth, thank you so much for taking the time to write such a lovely review our Cottage, we really appreciate it. It was a pleasure to have you and the family as guests and would be delighted to have you back in the future....More

Reviewed July 26, 2018

Smarhus cottage is a lovely place to stay and just what we needed: Perfectly equipped, quiet and wheelchair accessible - thanks for the ramp! It is situated in a lovely landscape and a good starting point for trips to Edinburgh, Glasgow, Loch Lomond, Falkirk and...More

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Smarhus, VR Owner at Smarhus Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded July 29, 2018

Thank you so much for your lovely review. It was a pleasure to welcome you and the family to our Cottage and we would delighted to welcome you back in the future. We hope you enjoy the rest of your holiday, with our best wishes...More

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Amenities
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Books
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • 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 Garden
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Refrigerator
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Staffed Property
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Wi-Fi
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.
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
Bathrooms
    1 Shower
Bedrooms
    1 Queen
    2 Twins
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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.
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About the neighbourhood
Linlithgow - A very historic old town. Linlithgow Palace was the birthplace of Mary Queen of Scots

Edinburgh and Glasgow - With hundreds of attractions and restaurants

Stirling - The gateway to the Highlands, associations with major historic events Stirling Castle and shopping at the Thistle Centre

Falkirk - A bustling historic town with two indoor shopping centres, the fantastic Falkirk Wheel and boat trips on the Lowland Canal network

Bo'ness - With it's railway museum and steam train trips to the Birkhill Clay Mine

South Queens ferry and the famous Forth Railway Bridge and Road Bridge
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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