LUXURY SELF CONTAINED HOLIDAY COTTAGE IN EXCLUSIVE AREA
Set within the exclusive Buchanan Castle Estate, situated within the Loch Lomond and Trossachs National Park, is this beautiful cottage within walking distance to the ruins of Buchanan Castle and Buchanan Castle Golf Club and a 5 minute drive to the shores of Loch Lomond.
This stand alone cottage is self contained and is entered via its own private gated off-street driveway, illuminated by bollard lights and security lighting.
The driveway will comfortably accommodate 2 vehicles. The cottage is surrounded by mature beech hedging and fenced off at the front making the property extremely private.
The cottage, previously three stables, are newly refurbished, into a charming one bedroomed one level cottage with generous kitchen with breakfast bar, lounge and shower room. Comfortably sleeps 2 adults and can accommodate a family of 4, with the option to turn the impressive corner sofa into a king size bed for the kids. The glass frontage allows bright and welcoming arrival. Presented in immaculate condition and upon arrival, guests fully appreciate the extent and quality of accommodation on offer.
White Cottage facilities:
* A complimentary welcome pack will be provided on the first morning only is provided with each rental. Fresh free range eggs are available, upon request, daily from our resident happy hens.
Drymen is a south Stirlingshire village, within the Loch Lomond and Trossachs National Park and the "gateway" to the east side of Loch Lomond. It is surrounded by beautiful scenery and is a stopping off point on The West Highland Way.
The cottage is in a haven of tranquillity and the surrounding countryside has an abundance of wildlife. Red squirrels visit the garden on a regular basis. The nearby River Endrick has numerous pairs of nesting Osprey which can be seen all through the summer. There are plenty of local walks and hills to explore, for all ages and abilities.
White cottage is only some 18 miles to Glasgow city centre and 12 miles to the suburbs of Milngavie and Bearsden, Stirling 22 miles and Edinburgh 62 miles. There are two railway stations; closest railway station is Balloch approx. 8 miles, the other is Milngavie approx. 12 miles.
We loved our stay at white cottage! It was immaculately clean and beautifully decorated. The kitchen had a full range of appliances including an oven which we found so handy... read more for making our own food and having a cosy night in. The surroundings were so peaceful and quiet, we had the best lie in on the dreamiest,comfiest bed. There were so many handy extras including a welcome pack,straighteners and being able to connect spotify to the tv for music.
The location was also perfect for exploring as we kayaked around the islands at Loch Lomond, climbed Conic hill, ate and drank at the lovely local pubs and watched the sun set on the beach.
Sam and Gary were excellent hosts and went out their way to make us feel at home. We loved it so much we stayed an extra night and are very much looking forward to re booking.
We are just back from a lovely couple of days at The White Cottage.
This was a great find in a lovely setting close to so many amenities for... read more walking and sight seeing around the Loch Lomond area.
The cottage itself is immaculate with everything you would need for your stay and Samantha the owner could not have been more accommodating from booking to departure … the goody box on arrival was such a lovely touch.
Would thoroughly recommend
This is an exceptionally well-presented detached cottage in a beautiful woodland setting. There is ample parking and flowers in hanging baskets along the driveway. Amenities including a coffee maker and... read more high-speed internet were provided and some lovely additions of a breakfast basket also. There are several footpaths from the cottage; we did a loop along paths with good terrain and mainly on the flat - which was in fact our favourite walk of the entire trip. The owners Samantha and her husband were very kind and responsive throughout all our dealings with them. An excellent stay!
My husband and I were gifted a three night stay in this fabulous cottage. Could not fault a thing. The owner was very welcoming and it was very clear that... read more they take pride in the cottage and what they deliver to guests. The welcome pack was thoughtful and much appreciated. Drymen village is within easy walking distance and cycle/walkway takes you there. Balmaha is only 5 miles away with lots of pebble beaches to sit and enjoy Loch Lomond. Loved this place and have already recommended to others.
Stayed for 2 nights and was perfect for exploring the area and lovely and quiet in the evening for a good night's sleep espically after climbing Ben Lomond!. Everything you... read more would need is provided and Sam & Gary very friendly made sure we arrived fine and were all set for our stay!
Would recommend for anyone wanting to stay in the area!
We had an awesome time at white cottage. The place was immaculate with above standard amenities and the welcome pack was greatly appreciated. Can’t recommend white cottage enough, and Samantha... read more was very accommodating and went above and beyond expectations. We would definitely book white cottage again and recommend to family and friends! Thank you so much!
Samantha's cottage is fantastic. It is modern, clean, and stylish. Unfortunately we were only staying for one night on our way back from the NC500, but it was a very... read more comfortable place to spend our last evening. The secure driveway is an added bonus for anyone coming in a nice car. I would highly recommend it to anyone!
Perfect 3 night stay at white cottage we went for my husbands birthday and the hosts left him a card with the welcome pack which was a nice touch the... read more cottage is a great base for exploring the area around Loch Lomond easy driving to everywhere and lots of walks in the estate The closest town Drymen has plenty places to eat and drink and is walkable from the cottage. Excellent standerd of accommodation and the bed is super comfy the welcome pack had everything you could need for a simple breakfast with the welcome addition of water juice and a lovely wee tipple for both of us. We went on a boat trip on the Loch to a small nature reserve island for my husbands birthday and wanted to take a picnic the hosts gave us freshly laid eggs from their hens so we could make sandwiches which was really nice of them
Can’t recommend the place enough very secluded and private felt very safe
Hoping to book again for next year
Had a lovely 3 night stay at White cottage. Cottage is beautifully decorated and extremely well equipped for a comfortable stay. Lots of thoughtful little touches which just makes your... read more stay extra special. Hosts went above and beyond to ensure we had the best time ever. Thank you Samantha and Gary. Beautiful area with opportunities for walking cycling fishing golfing and all water activities. 10/10
We stayed at White Cottage for 3 nights. We were greeted on the day by Samantha and Gary and they stayed in touch during our stay to ensure everything was... read more okay. The cottage was perfect and very well designed. The welcome pack and small gift left for our daughter was an unexpected additional treat which was really thoughtful and generous.
In a perfect location, only a short drive to many of the beautiful locations on Loch Lomond. Buchanan Castle Golf Course right on your doorstep along with many beautiful walks.
Highly recommended and we will definately be back!
We stayed at white cottage for four nights as part of our honey/familymoon. We had a great stay the hosts were lovely and left a lovely welcome pack and gift... read more for our arrival. I would highly recommend white cottage it is in a lovely area, close by to many places to explore.
Stayed for 4 nights with my hubby and teenage son, on arrival we were welcomed with Samantha the cottage owner to check everything was ok, which it was , accommodation... read more beautifully decorated and well equipped! A lovely welcome pack and even a thoughtful gift for my son was very much appreciated. Lovely location to explore the local area and travel to all the activities we had planned (quad bikes, Conic Hill, Luss beach, dining out, Go Ape) Well priced compared to some places we had looked at!
Just home after a wonderful week at White Cottage with our grandson. The cottage is beautiful and very comfortable with nothing too much trouble for our hosts. The cottage is... read more in a perfect location, very peaceful with lovely walks and the village of Drymen just a short drive away. We ate a few times at the Clachan Inn in Drymen which I would recommend.
The cottage is very well placed as a base for visiting other lochs and exploring all the lovely villages in the area.
Would highly recommend staying at the cottage and if we have the opportunity we will visit again.
I'd definitely recommend White Cottage. The surrounding area is lovely and quiet, but close to things to do. The space itself was immaculate, very comfortable, and had plenty of little... read more touches that made the stay even more enjoyable. The hosts made us feel very at home, and were quick in response to any questions. Five stars.
Fabulous accommodation in a very picturesque area near to Buchanan Castle with short drive to Drymen, where we dined in at The Clachan Inn. A very cosy cottage, finished to... read more a high standard. The host also provided a well throughout welcome package, which even satisfied our fussy kids. Would highly recommend it.
We had a brilliant 4 night stay at this lovely cottage. Cottage is in a great spot with all facilities you could ever need and some lovely outside space. The... read more lovely village of Drymen is close by with some great places to eat. There’s great hillwalking nearby and picturesque Luss and Balloch on Loch Lomond a short drive away. Gary and Sam were the perfect hosts and made sure we had everything we needed. Will definitely be back.
The cottage is on a beautiful, peaceful estate and just a short walk away from Drymen. Surrounded by stunning scenery, it's perfect walking country. You can spend hours strolling around... read more the estate itself or drive to a nearby loch and walk along the banks. If you're visiting at the right time of year, I recommend you ask Gary about the Ospreys nesting nearby they were a wonderful sight. Samantha and Gary couldn't've been more friendly and welcoming.
The White Cottage is absolutely wonderful! Excellent location and wonderful set up. It has everything you could ever need and an overall incredible environment. It was such a lovely place... read more to stay and now one of our favourites. The hosts were amazing as well! I will definitely be coming back! So much to do in the area and excellent restaurants as well!
Lovely accommodation, beautifully laid out with everything we needed.Great location, very close to Drymen which has a great selection of restaurants. Lots to do in the area and in June... read more 2021 we had wonderful weather.
We had an absolute amazing time during our stay from 28th May - 2nd June.
Communication with Sam during the booking process & pre-arrival was excellent.
The cottage... read more is stunning. Everything is brand spanking new right down to the grass in front of the cottage. The bed is super comfy, shower is superb as is the wi-fi. The layout is very good, feels like 3 segments, bedroom with on suite to the left, kitchen & breakfast bar in the centre & the sitting area & TV to the right.
Once you get your bearings the location is perfect. 5min drive or 30min stroll to Drymen, 20min drive to to Balmaha, we didn’t dare try that stroll. We had takeaway food from The Clachan Inn & at the Buchanan Arms a few times too.
Nice walks to be had locally, the golf course is mins away as is the abandoned castle. Sam & Gary know all the places to go.
Nothing was too much for either & all we can say is thank you & see you soon.
David & Liz
My husband and I stayed here for 4 nights and had a lovely time. The cottage is spotless and everything you need is provided. Everything is new and of good... read more quality. The shower is amazing !
The welcome pack is excellent . It is so peaceful and relaxing , the bed is too comfy !!
Samantha & Gary are lovely people and we would highly recommend this cottage which is set in a beautiful estate.
We will be back !!
My husband and I recently stay at the White cottage Drymen. It was excellent. Great location, beautifully presented cottage with everything you need. Sam and Gary were the perfect hosts.... read more Nothing was a problem and so friendly. Will definitely return soon.
The location for this cottage is excellent - very quiet, with lots of walking within the Castle grounds; Drymen is a short walk away, with nice wee restaurants and pubs.... read more The owner could not have been more welcoming (and nor could the welcome pack!), and it was a wonderful place to relax and work (Wifi excellent). Highly recommended.