Ice House Cottage, is an enchanting four star luxury self-catering cottage for the historic Ice House at Lochinch Castle. The cottage sleeps 4 and has stunning views.
Guests enjoy unlimited access to Lochinch Castle Estate and Castle Kennedy Gardens including Family Ranger Activities (e.g. Den Building), Guided Garden Walks and Open Air Theatre Productions.
Open log fires, White Company bed linen & towels, large garden with monkey swing, four bikes, fishing, BBQ, by lochs & sea.
Ice House Cottage is situated close to the remains of the Victorian Ice House and is a short walk from the Home Farm and Lochinch Castle, which form part of the Lochinch Castle Heritage Estate.
Beautifully restored and carefully finished to an exceptionally high standard, this beautiful self-catering property retains many of its original features and is set within a designed landscape.
Ice House Cottage is a picturesque single storey building with Farrow and Ball walls, Colefax and Fowler fabrics, luxurious White Company bed linen and a mixture of antiques and contemporary furniture. The Cottage enjoys a peaceful aspect overlooking an extensive garden and the picturesque hill known as Balker Brae and Balker Moor beyond.
The centrally heated Cottage has a sunny, comfortable living/dining room with a log burning stove, stylish fully equipped kitchen with a Belfast sink, two gorgeous bedrooms, a well-appointed bathroom, luxurious bed linen and large towels from the White Company, flat screen TV, wi–fi, a large garden, climbing frame, out-building, free fire logs, bikes and private car parking.
A welcome pack is provided for guests on arrival including a bottle of milk, bread, jam, butter, tea, coffee and fresh flowers from the garden (when in season). The cottage is well equipped with the general basics from washing-up liquid to bin bags and loo roll.
This is a perfectly peaceful haven for a special occasion or just to relax and unwind.
At a glance, Ice House Cottage offers:
•Sleeps – 4
•2 Bedrooms (a double and a twin),
•1 Bath (bath and shower)
•Log Burning Stove (logs provided)
•Cot and high chair available on request
•Large garden with climbing frame/swings, barbeque area and outdoor furniture
•All pets welcome with advanced notice
•Private parking area
•Kitchen Appliances: Gas hob, Electric Oven, Dishwasher, Microwave, Washer/Drier, Fridge/Freezer
•Entertainment: Flat screen TV, Freeview Box, DVD player, wi-fi, iPod dock
•The White Company bed linen and towels
•Selection of CDs, board games, classic films and books
•Pay phone and hair dryer
•Cycling – 2 adult and 2 children’s bikes included at own risk
Accès des voyageurs
Guests enjoy unlimited access to Castle Kennedy Gardens and the surrounding Lochinch Castle Heritage Estate, a traditional sporting and agricultural estate. Fishing, country sports, wild-life viewing, walking trails, estate Land Rover tours and a whole range of activities are available for guests to enjoy. Steeped in history, Lochinch Castle and Castle Kennedy Gardens are part of Stair Estates and the private home of the Earl and Countess of Stair.
Situated at one end of Castle Kennedy Gardens (open to the public), Lochinch Castle is set between two large natural lochs, which are a designated Site of Special Scientific Interest for breeding wader and wintering wildfowl, and surrounded by 75 acres of beautiful sculptured terraces, avenues and gardens.
Guests enjoy free access to explore the Gardens which offer a varied programme of regular events from children’s activities to open air theatre, guided garden walks and annual festivals. You can also enjoy special discounts in the Gardens’ Gift Shop and Tea Room.
The surrounding Country Estate includes a dairy and sheep farm, forestry and alternative energy. Guests are free to explore and enjoy the numerous paths and walking routes at their leisure, such as the Southern Upland Way.
Fishing permits for both lochs can also be arranged as can a number of seasonal activities within the Estate including salmon and sea-trout fishing, Red deer stalking, duck flighting, pheasant shooting, private Estate Land Rover Tours, walking and cycling.
Échanges avec les voyageurs
We are on hand to help guests at all times during their stay with us. There is always someone on hand nearby to talk to or to come and visit to help with any problems.
Ice House Cottage is located in a rural setting close to the Home Farm at Lochinch Castle Estate on a private road.
We would like our guests to respect the property at all times, and to leave the property in the same clean condition that they find out it in. We welcome up to two well behaved dogs and are happy to provide dogs beds. Dogs should be kept off all furniture items and should not be left unattended in the property.
Welcome to Lochinch Castle Holiday Cottages!
We look forward to helping you book your stay with us, and we will do our very best to make your researching/booking experience is as effortless as possible.
There are a few of us in the team, and you will hear from either myself or Nathalie about the booking arrangements.
We are very much looking forward to welcome you on the Estate - there might even be some goodies waiting for you in the cottages!
We wish you an unwinding and memorable stay with us,
All best wishes,
Emily and the Team at Lochinch Castle Holiday Cottages