Foulford South Wing, Gilmerton
Sleeps 4-8 – WiFi – Dogs Welcome – Accessible
About Foulford South Wing
Spacious and accessible family self catering accommodation in rural Perthshire. Converted from the South Wing of the former Foulford Inn founded in 1785, the accommodation sits on one level and comprises of four twin bedrooms and three bathrooms. One of the bathrooms is a wetroom with shower, toilet and sink and handrails. This property is also dog friendly with a large garden to the rear for dogs to enjoy. Guests can also enjoy unlimited use of the adjacent 9 hole par 3 golf course maintained by the owners.
The central location gives you easy access to the majority of Perthshire attractions, shops and leisure activities, and its wonderful scenery is very popular with walkers. In fact, one of General Wade’s roads passes right behind the inn.
Situated in a rural location and surrounded by beautiful Perthshire hills, there is a great chance you will spot the areas wildlife, with roe deer, red deer, hawks and owls. The house is all on one level, without steps, which makes it ideal for guests with limited mobility. One of the bathrooms is a wet room, fully fitted with grab rails.
We have our own par three nine hole course here at Foulford South Wing which is free to residents of our accommodation. Golfers of all abilities will appreciate the stunning scenery of this unique and well-maintained course.
The property has four twin bedrooms. Three of these have en-suite bathrooms. one is accessed through an adjoining bedroom, sharing an en-suite. Two of these can be closed off with low occupancy rates available for smaller families. Linen and towels are provided.
The open plan living room with kitchen and dining area offers a good social space for families.
The living room has a television and DVD player. There are also various board games and books. WiFi is available.
The kitchen is well equipped with everything you might need. The dining area with seating for 8 is central to the open living space.
Guests can enjoy long summer evenings and take in the scenery on the outdoor patio with seating.
Just 5 miles outside of Crieff, Foulford South Wing is convenient for visits to the town which features a range of attractions, including the Drovers’ Exhibition, the Caithness Glass factory (where you can see paper-weights being made and paint your own) and Drummond Castle Gardens. The Ceramic Experience gives you the opportunity to paint your own pottery and there’s even a community fishery nearby. A trip to Crieff and Strathearn Country Market will introduce you to local crafts and produce, as well as cooking demonstrations which produce yummy tasters for you to try.
Perthshire is also popular for the Scotch Whisky Trail which takes you to both the smallest and the oldest distilleries in Scotland. If you are more of a thrill seeker, Scottish Quads are based nearby, offering quad biking courses to suit all ages and skill levels – just remember to wear your old clothes! Shooting and stalking are also popular activities, as is angling which is widely available throughout the county.
If you fancy a trip a little further afield, Oban, Fort William, Inverness, Edinburgh, Glasgow, The Trossachs and the Kingdom of Fife are all within reach, each abounding with history, wildlife and sport.
There is a great variety of 9 and 18 hole courses in the surrounding area including St Fillans(9), Comrie(9), Crieff(9 & 18) and Auchterarder(18). The resident owners are golfers and would be delighted to help you plan your golfing holiday and book your tee-times. Gleneagles is only 30 minutes away and St Andrews, the home of golf, is within easy reach for an outing,
Off-street parking beside property
Accommodation all on one level
Three en-suite rooms
One wetroom with shower, toilet, sink and handrails
4 twin rooms (3 en-suite)
Linen and towels provided
Cot and high chair
Welcome pack on arrival
3 en-suite bathrooms
One en-suite wet-room with shower, sink, toilet and handrails
Seating for 8
Freeview television with DVD player
Radio & CD player
Table with seating for 8
Garden / Patio with seating
9-hole par 3 golf course
Free use of the adjacent golf course
Owner speaks French, German and (a little) Italian