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Beautiful Holiday Home in Historic Stirling Scotland - Sleeps 12 +4

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Newholme is set on 3/4 acre in beautiful historic Stirling.


Last updated: 03/24/2017
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  • Minimum stay:3-7 nights
  • Sleeps:12
  • Bedrooms:6
  • Bathrooms:2.5
  • Property type:Chateau / Country House
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

About the Property

6 Bedrooms, 3 Baths in main house + 2 Bd &1 Bath in flat.

Newholme is a large self-catering holiday house in Stirling, Scotland, just a minute’s walk from the charming village of Cambusbarron and five minutes drive from the centre of town. We are a family friendly property and at over 5000 square feet, Newholme House has room for everyone. The main house accommodates 12 people (prices quoted on this web site are for the main house only) Clients have the option to book the attached flat to accommodate an extra four person in two bedrooms, with separate bathroom and living room.Enjoy movies on the flat screen television in the sitting room or hide away with a book in front of the open fire in the spacious drawing room. Our dining room can seat up to 12 people and the kitchen is well stocked and set up for entertaining. When weather permits, enjoy roaming around the expansive garden and barbecuing in the evening.

The fully fitted kitchen is perfectly suited for entertaining large parties and we've had lots of great celebrations at Newholme. A popular option is to use one of our two local Cordon Bleu trained cooks who regularly provide either special occasion or weekly catering options.

We also organise and run heritage tours and golf tours from Newholme, as fully catered or self catered packages.

Off street, secluded parking for 5-6 cars.
Wifi is available as super fast broadband and is free.
Dogs are welcome with prior arrangement.
During the summer months, if all has gone well with the planting, you can pick your own herbs and vegetables.
Newholme House is a perfect base for exploring Scotland. We are just 45 minutes away from both Edinburgh and Glasgow.

Unfortunately, we do not accommodate stag or hen parties.
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Member since: 2013

Speaks: english
Response time: Within 12 hours
Response Rate: 90%
Calendar last updated: 03/24/2017

Property Type

  • Chateau / Country House
  • 5500 sq. ft.

House Rules

  • Max. occupancy 12
  • Events Allowed
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    21 years of age ...moreless

  • Children Welcome:

    We have one regular cot and one travel cot available for little ones. Linen for cots is not provided....moreless

  • Non Smoking Only:

    Smoking allowed outside only....moreless

  • Pets Considered:

    Well behaved dogs are welcome with prior arrangement....moreless

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Private Chef


  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12, Beds for 12

  • Bedroom 1: 2 twin/ single, 1 baby crib

    Sleeps 2...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 1 king

    Sleeps 2: Super-king bed can be split into 2 twin beds...moreless

  • Bedroom 3: 1 king

    Sleeps 2: Super-king bed can be split into 2 twin beds...moreless

  • Bedroom 4: 1 double

    Double bed sleeps 1 or 2 people...moreless

  • Bedroom 5: 1 king

    Sleeps 2: Super-king bed can be split into 2 twin beds...moreless

  • Bedroom 6: 1 double

    Sleeps 1 or 2 people...moreless

  • Bedrooms are not en-suite but bedrooms 1, 2,3 and 5 have washbasins.

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

Other Amenities

  • Newholme House has hosted many a party for special events and if you simply don't feel like cooking, we can arrange for you to work with one of our Cordon Bleu cooks....moreless


  • Satellite / Cable:

    sky satellite service...moreless

  • Stereo


  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions


  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Festivals
  • Library
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Ruins
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Eco Tourism
  • Horseback Riding
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Fly Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Sailing


  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining:

    There is more dining space in the dining room if an extra table is needed ...moreless

  • Dining Room
  • Seating for 12 people


  • Clothes Dryer:

    Clothes dryer available as well as a line for drying in the utility room and outside in the garden....moreless

  • Fireplace:

    Log/coal burning fires in the sitting room and drawing room....moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:

    Newholme has central heating and radiators and free standing heaters are provided....moreless

  • Internet:

    Wifi is available and free....moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided:

    Linens are provided and are changed on a weekly basis. We do not provide linen for cots....moreless

  • Parking:

    Secluded, off-street parking for 5-6 cars...moreless

  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided:

    Towels are provided....moreless

  • Washing Machine:

    Clients are welcome to use the washing and drying machine but should provide their own laundry detergent....moreless


  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen:

    Fully fitted spacious kitchen is perfect for entertaining...moreless

  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator:

    Large, American style refrigerator...moreless

  • Stove:

    Large 5 burner stove with two ovens...moreless

  • Toaster


  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill:

    BBQ available upon request....moreless



Write a review 5
from 2 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
mid season
Feb 1 - May 31, 2017
3 night min stay
High season
Jun 1 - Sep 30, 2017
7 night min stay

mid season
Oct 1 - Oct 31, 2017
3 night min stay
low season
Nov 1 - Dec 21, 2017
3 night min stay
high season
Dec 22 - Jan 6, 2018
7 night min stay

My Standard Rate
3 night min stay

Additional information about rental rates


  • Taxes Not included


Rates vary per season.

Weekend lets available during low and mid season.

Non Refundable deposits: please see payment terms.

Weekly lets only during high season - June through September.

Easter Week is priced the same as HIGH Season as is Xmas and New Year.

A 50% deposit is required to confirm your booking with the remaining balance due 6 weeks prior to arrival.

Deposits are no refundable. We will endeavour to re-sell the dates and if successful will refund the deposit.

Balance payment is non refundable but the above criteria apply.

Newholme offers a secure credit card payment with Worldpay as well as wire transfer or BACS in the UK.

Manager's cancellation policy:

Cancelled bookings will not receive a refund.

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Last updated: 03/24/2017
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30 Miles
Nearest Airport
0.5 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Forester's Pub
0.5 Miles
Nearest Golf
Stirling Golf Club
1.7 Miles
Nearest Train

Car: Not Necessary

Newholme House is set on 3/4 of an acre and is located in beautiful Historic Stirling which is based in the heart of Scotland. Stirling itself has it's fair share of attractions...brilliant Stirling Castle, Wallace Monument, Stirling Bridge, Church of the Holy Rude, Bannockburn Heritage Centre but it's perfectly (and centrally) located so guests can visit so many other places in Scotland with ease. The train station is a 5 minute drive from the house and can take you into Edinburgh and Glasgow quite easily. The Trossachs are a short and lovely drive. Newholme House is perfectly located for exploring Scotland.


Manager info

About: The Callanders have been managing Newholme for 14 years. David was born and raised in the Stirling area so he's very knowledgeable about Scotland. David also runs a golf and heritage tour company. Nikki is originally from San Francisco and met David while she was on holiday in Scotland and staying at Newholme! Needless to say, it was a good match - we've been married since 2009 - and we now manage Newholme House together. Nikki is a qualified sports and remedial massage therapist, and outside clinic hours, held in Bridge of Allan, she can accommodate Newholme guests in her home studio which is next door to Newholme.

Why Stirling, Stirling, UK:
David has always lived in the Stirling area and originally came to Newholme 25 years ago to manage the gardens for Mrs. B and then stayed on to manage the property once the house was passed down to her daughter who lives in Canada. Having come from a large family home, David meticulously maintains the Edwardian property which was built in 1905. David and Nikki work together to maintain the beautiful garden and try to ensure that Newholme guests are well looked after. The recent refurbishment of the flat now allows clients to increase their numbers from 12 to 16 using the attached, but separate flat. The Flat will not be let independently.

The Unique Benefits at this Chateau / Country House:
The pictures don't quite show how big the property can sleep 12 comfortably and accommodate 12 comfortably in our large drawing room, sitting room (with flatscreen TV), dining room (seats 12), and fully fitted kitchen. In the colder months, it's nice to sidle up to one of the open fires and in the summer months, what a treat it is to sit outside with a drink and have a BBQ in the garden. The spacious house has been host to many a special occasion and is perfect for family gatherings and special events. With the addition of the flat, joined by a connecting door upstairs and downstairs, your party can now bring four more guests. With two kingsize beds and its own living room and bathroom, the flat will only be let to guests who have booked the main house. Price on application.

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Response time: Within 12 hours
Response Rate: 90%
Calendar last updated: 03/24/2017

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  • Newholme is set on 3/4 acre in beautiful historic Stirling.

    Newholme is set on 3/4 acre in beautiful historic Stirling.

  • Guest Bedroom 2

    Guest Bedroom 2

  • Guest Bedroom 1

    Guest Bedroom 1

  • Guest Bedroom 4

    Guest Bedroom 4

  • Kitchen View 2

    Kitchen View 2

  • Kitchen that was made for entertaining

    Kitchen that was made for entertaining

  • Drawing Room View 2

    Drawing Room View 2

  • Bedroom Mantelpiece

    Bedroom Mantelpiece

  • Main Hall

    Main Hall

  • Downstairs WC and shower

    Downstairs WC and shower

  • Guest Bedroom 5

    Guest Bedroom 5

  • Guest Bedroom 3

    Guest Bedroom 3

  • Guest Bedroom 6

    Guest Bedroom 6

  • Fully fitted kitchen

    Fully fitted kitchen

  • Kitchen View 3

    Kitchen View 3

  • Spacious Drawing Room

    Spacious Drawing Room

  • Sitting Room View 2

    Sitting Room View 2

  • Sitting Room with satellite television and flatscreen TV

    Sitting Room with satellite television and flatscreen TV

  • Main Hall View 2

    Main Hall View 2

  • Dining Room seats 12

    Dining Room seats 12

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This listing was first published here in 2013.

Date last modified - Friday, March 24, 2017

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