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The perfect centre for your Scottish adventure

Bedrooms 3
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights


About the property

The Lodge, Blackford, is on the edge of the small village of Blackford, near Gleneagles in Perthshire, just off the main A9 road north.

Within easy reach of Edinburgh and Glasgow or the Highlands for day -trips. Stirling, Doune Castle and Perth and other places of interest nearby offer a wide range of places to visit for all the family. The house is the front part of an Arts and Crafts stone built house designed by the architect Robert Mitchell and built in the early 20th century and has many original features. The downstairs has a large dining room with large mahogany dining table, built in side board, and daybed which can sleep two additional guests, modern kitchen, utility area and new barrier free shower room. Upstairs is the large sitting room with 40" TV (wide range of channels via freesat) and comfortable seating for up to 7 and a wide range of books and games, double bedroom, twin bedroom and single bedroom with second barrier- free modern shower room.

Member since: 2017
Premier Partner

This VRBO partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great guest experience.

Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
August 13, 2018


Blackford House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 5
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Tumble Dryer ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Upstairs shower room - toilet , shower , modern barrier free shower room
    Downstairs shower room - toilet , shower , modern barrier free shower room
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...


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(24 traveler reviews)

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The perfect centre for your Scottish adventure
average rating of 4.7083335 based on 24 reviews

Scottish charm at its best

  • 5 of 5

The lodge has a rustic Scottish charm. A perfect getaway from hectic city life . Beautiful decor warm ambience and a lovely host.

  • Submitted: Mar 20, 2017
  • Stayed: March 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your kind words. I am so glad you were pleased with the house. Best wishes, Janet
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Oakville, Ontario

A great, central location for exploring Stirling, The Trossachs and surrounding areas

  • 4 of 5

The property was clean, spacious and well equipped. Janet was just a text away if we needed anything. A great location for exploring Stirling and the surrounding area. The Blackford village store is amazingly well stocked for such a tiny shop!

  • Submitted: Jul 25, 2018
  • Stayed: July 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Would love to stay again!!

  • 5 of 5

This was an amazing place to stay!!

  • Submitted: Jul 5, 2018
  • Stayed: June 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Perfect for our family’s visit

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful Victorian home in the village of Blackford. I have family in the village and it made our visit to Scotland extra special. We were able to walk to Grandmas house.

3 bedrooms for our 6 people , a large beautiful garden with wonderful views from every window.

Working with Janet the owner was a delight and we will be back! Thank you.

Lovely comfortable beds with clean, crisp linens and down comforters.

Fully equipped kitchen with all essential dishes and cutlery.

A lovely tea set up with shortbread to welcome us too.

The washer and dryer were great for laundry.

Would highly recommend anyone wishing to visit Perthshire wanting to experience a true gem of a Scottish village , book this home. You will not be disappointed.

  • Submitted: Jun 22, 2018
  • Stayed: June 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Anchorage, Alaska

This was a dream!!

  • 5 of 5

We loved this house so much. It was comfortable and bright and full of the wonderful character that mansions of the early 1900’s possessed. Janet was wonderful. She gave us recommendations on excellent visits and they were phenomenal! We would stay here again without hesitation.

  • Submitted: May 26, 2018
  • Stayed: May 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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Great stay - super host

  • 5 of 5

Host met us and ensured we had everything we needed and made timely recommendations on places to eat and locations to see. Even came back over to show us how to unlock the door - easy to do when you know the process!

  • Submitted: May 21, 2018
  • Stayed: May 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 7 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.