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Dunalastair Estate Holiday Cottages

Self Catering

Dunalastair Estate Holiday Cottages self-catering accommodation lies in a National Scenic Area, which is off the beaten track, yet easily accessible, in Highland Perthshire, Scotland. The holiday homes, with log fires, are privately located around the large estate, and vary from a romantic cottage for a couple to a tower house for eight. The surroundings are fabulous, with great views and rare wildlife. Pets are welcome.

What makes a stay at Dunalastair Estate Holiday Cottages unique?

From each cottage, there are spectacular views over the hills and mountains. The estate and surrounding area is perfect for walkers and cyclists and there are restaurants within a short drive. The cottages have enclosed gardens or are in wild areas, some by a river or loch. Rare wildlife such as pine marten, otters, eagles and red squirrels can be seen. There are plenty of activities for all interests in the area. A free electric car charger is located in the nearby village, run from Dunalastair Estate's own hydro.

What is the capacity for Dunalastair Estate Holiday Cottages?

The nine cottages vary in size from a cottage for a couple through cottages for 3, 4, 5 and 6, to a tower house for 8. Two dogs are welcomed for a small charge, and there are plenty of places to walk them. Each cottage has its own unique character and layout.

What can guests enjoy when staying in the Pitlochry area?

Pitlochry and Aberfeldy lie 30 minutes from Dunalastair Estate and have good shopping, a theatre, a cinema, and outdoor activity centres, such as Highland Safaris and Splash. There are historic buildings, beautiful gardens and distilleries to explore. Blair Castle is within easy reach and the House of Bruar too. Cycles can be hired in Pitlochry and landrover safaris around the  Loch Rannoch area are run in summer. An ancient forest, the Black Wood of Rannoch, is perfect for dog walking and sighting wildlife.

Where can guests enjoy food and drink?

There are small general stores in Kinloch, Rannoch and Tummel Bridge, and there are bars in the villages and a small number of restaurants and cafes of excellent quality within reach by car. Pitlochry and Aberfeldy have many independent restaurants and pubs with interesting food.

Other Information

There are rowing boats on Dunalastair Loch for guests to use for fishing or just exploring, as well as a tennis court with rackets and ball on the estate. Pheasant and partridge shooting for parties, as well as deer stalking, is sometimes available.

Top facilities

Free WiFi

Dog/Pet friendly


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Facilities & information


19th century buildings

Parking (free)

No smoking

Child friendly

Dog/Pet friendly

4 Star Official Rating


Free broadband access (wifi)

Private/enclosed garden

Garden furniture

Tennis court

Activities, Recreations, Games, Sports

Babysitting, Listening Services, Child Care

Bars, Cafes & Other

Bathroom & Laundry

Children's highchairs

Woodland walks

Four Poster Beds


Sky Television

Book library


High Chair

Kitchen Facilities

Parking Available

Linen included

Towels included

Sitting room

Iron/ironing board

Hair dryers

DVD player

Clothes dryer

Washing machine

Central heating

Electric heating

Open log fire


Archery, Crossbows

Bicycling, Cycling



Horse Riding, Equestrian

Rafting, canoeing, kayaking, rowing, punting

Shooting, Clay Shooting, Stalking

Other Activities (generally outdoor)

Other games & sports

Wildlife, bird watching

Recommended walks

Pub (a short drive)

Historic houses


Golf course (walking distance)

Recommended restaurants (a short drive)

Theatre (a short drive)



Electric oven

Electric hob




Extra info

Change Over Day: Friday/Saturday depending on cottage

Closed Times: Two cottages closed Jan/Feb

Room Details: Old Laundry 1 bedroom, Tuim Cottage 2 bedrooms, Balmore Cottage 2 bedrooms, West Drumchastle 2 bedrooms, Bridge Cottage 2 bedrooms + Folding Bed, Maragdubh 2 bedrooms + folding bed, Rose Cottage 3 bedrooms, Old Post Office 3 bedrooms, East Lodge 4 bedrooms

Gas & Electric Included: Yes

Vendor Accreditation: VisitScotland 3/4 Star

Mastercard: Yes

MaestroSwitch: Yes

Visa: Yes

Number of rooms: 2

Number of room to: 8

Price Per Week From: 450.00

Price Per Week To: 1,066.00

Arrival information and directions


Address: Dunalastair Estate, Kinloch Rannoch, Pitlochry, Perth & Kinross, PitlochryPH16 5PD, United Kingdom

Situated between Loch Tummel and Loch Rannoch and approximately 18 miles due west of Pitlochry (roughly 40 minutes by car but the cottages are scattered around the estate so times vary slightly). From Pitlochry you can take either the B8019 to Tummel Bridge and from there on towards Dunalastair (signposted Kinloch Rannoch) on the B846 or, if coming from the north, you can leave the A9 at Calvine and follow the B847 south through Trinafour. Detailed directions with post codes and where to find the keys will be sent on booking

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