Merlin Cottage is surrounded by dramatic mountain scapes including Ben More nestled in the background and glistening lochs, all within the craggy and stunning Glen Dochart.

It is a cosy 2 bedroom cottage ideal for family or friends looking to relax. Enjoy views across the lambing meadows to the River and Loch Dochart 3 minutes' walk away.

Merlin Cottage is an upside-down house so as you enter the front door into the hall, the bathroom is located directly in front of you. To the left is the master bedroom with king sized bed; to the right is a bedroom with a double and single bed. Upstairs you will find the sitting/dining area with an electric wood burner convector fire and a fitted kitchen with breakfast bar.

Bedrooms & Bathrooms

Ground floor master bedroom with king sized bed.

Ground floor second bedroom with a double and single bed.

Ground floor family bathroom with a shower, WC & wash basin.


Pets are accepted at this property at a cost of £25 per pet (max 2).

Terms & Conditions

The booking deposit is 25%, with the balance due 8 weeks beforehand.

No smoking allowed.

All bedding, bed linen & towels are provided.

Beds are made up for your arrival.

Handwash & bath/shower gel in bathrooms.

Electric heating.

Electricity is included.

Cot & highchair available.

Check in - 4.00pm. Checkout - 10.00am

Flexible start days (minimum 3 nights).

Location Information

Set centrally in the Scottish Highlands, Crianlarich is a stunning location. Providing a great base and location to explore the delights of Scotland with easy access to Loch Lomond, Glencoe, Scottish West Coast, Oban and the Gateway to the Isles, Fort William, Loch Ness plus so much more.

An ideal location whether you are looking for the adrenaline rush of adventure or lazy days on your doorstep, out and about on the many hills in the local area.

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Optional Extras

  • No optional extras

Terms & Conditions

To confirm your holiday booking, a deposit of 25% is required, with the balance due 8 weeks beforehand.

Bed linen & towels are provided.
Beds are ready made.
Handwash & bath/shower gel provided in bathrooms.
Electric heating.
Flexible with a minimum 3-night stay

Cancellation policy
Cancellation 5 days before arrival, will receive a full refund, after 5 days no refund will be given, unless we can resell those dates.

Accommodation is only provisional until written confirmation is received. The price of your holiday will be confirmed to you by email or post.
We are happy to give discounts to returning guests – please ask for details. All prices include VAT.
Egyptian Cotton bed-linen and towels are provided, toiletries, cot and high chair (we ask that you provide your own linen for the cot); TV with SKY; DVD library; selection of board games, local maps and information.

Electricity, Water
Is included in the price of your holiday all year round.

A BBQ is available for use, a cleaning charge of £10.00 will apply if not cleaned after use.

Wifi throughout the property.

We request NON-SMOKING in all areas within the house.

Number of guests
Occupation must not exceed the Property maximum.

We love our pets, however may we please ask that pets are dried before entering the property, and please do not let your pets on the furniture or into the bedrooms.
We ask that they are never left in the property on their own, unsupervised.
Please ensure you clean up after your pet both around the property and fields.

Arrival and departure times
Check in – from 4.00pm. Checkout - 10.00am.
If you plan to arrive late in the evening, please let us know in advance so we can ensure you're well taken care of.
Departure is up to 10am so we have time to prepare for our next guests. Please let us know in advance if you wish to arrive or depart different to our specified times. We will always try to accommodate your requests.

The property is cleaned and maintained to a very high standard. May we ask that you maintain these high standards of cleanliness in the Farm house throughout your holiday.

Property Features

  • A grassed lawn at the back of the cottage.
  • Living quarters upstairs, sleeping quarters downstairs.
  • King-size master bedroom.
  • Second bedroom with a double and single bed.
  • Family bathroom with shower, WC & wash basin.
  • Fully equipped kitchen furnished with integrated washer/dryer, integrated fridge/freezer, integrated dishwasher, hob and oven, microwave, water chiller/filter, food processor, toaster, kettle, Nespresso machine, cafetiere.
  • Full range of crockery,glasses, cooking utensils, pots and pans are provided.
  • Open plan living & dining area.
  • TV with Firestick.
  • Egyptian Cotton bed linen & towels are provided.
  • Electric heating.
  • Electricity is included.
  • Cot & highchair available.
  • WIFI available throughout at no charge.
  • Parking is located to the front and is a communal area for use by guests/residents of all the cottages.
  • In front of the parking area, there is access across a meadow to the river and loch.
  • 1 mile of wild salmon & trout in the local Lochs.

Local Fishing Information

Important Information

  • 1 mile of wild salmon & trout in the local Lochs.
  • The salmon fishing season runs from the 15th January - 15th October. Please note there is strictly no Salmon fishing permitted on Sundays throughout the year.
  • The trout fishing season runs from the 15th March - 5th October.

Local Attractions

Local Supermarkets - Londis is a 1.5-mile walk/ drive away in the village of Crianlarich. There is also a New large Co-op 15 minutes away in the village of Killin.

Crianlarich Village - Only 5 minutes by car, there is a local pub, a tea room, a village store.

Falls of Dochart - Situated in the village of Killin.

Ben Lawers - The highest mountain in Southern part of the Scottish Highlands, approximately 40 minutes drive from the property.

Glencoe - The village is located within the mouth of the Glen and banks of Loch Leven. A must see, approximately 1 hours drive from the property.

Stirling Castle and Monuments - Approximately 1 hour drive.

Perth, Pitlochry and Crieff - are all 1-hour drive away.

Edinburgh & Glasgow - Benmore Farm is approximately 1 hour 30 minutes drive to Glasgow and 2 hours drive to Edinburgh.