The Chauffeur’s Apartment is a 4 star luxury holiday cottage located in the picturesque Victorian Stable Courtyard at Lochinch Castle, the private home of the Earl and Countess of Stair, and sleeps up to 6 people.
The Apartment has stunning views overlooking the Stable Courtyard, the turreted Castle and the two idyllic and unspoilt freshwater Lochs. It has open log fires, 4 bikes, private garden, BBQ, climbing frame and swings and easy access to fishing on the lochs nearby.
Guests enjoy unlimited access to Lochinch Castle Estate and the beautiful Castle Kennedy Gardens, including Garden Ranger Events, Guided Walks and Open Air Theatre.
New additions for 2017 are delux mattresses from Dreams and luxurious bed linen and towels from The White Company.
The Chauffeur’s Apartment is located in the picturesque Victorian Stable Courtyard at Lochinch Castle, the private home of the Earl and Countess of Stair.
Beautifully refurbished to a very high standard, this luxury self-catering listed property retains many original historic features alongside modern conveniences.
Once home to the Stair family chauffeur, the apartment has three large airy bedrooms, an open-plan living area with an open log fire, central heating, a well equipped kitchen with laundry facilities, drying room, bathroom/shower room and additional cloakroom, flat screen TV, wi–fi and private car parking. This is the perfect place to relax and unwind.
The Apartment has stunning views overlooking the Victorian Stable Courtyard, the White Loch and the turreted Lochinch Castle. It offers a secluded, private garden area to the rear with climbing frame and swings, perfect for summer barbeques.
Guests are able to enjoy unlimited access to Castle Kennedy Gardens and the surrounding Lochinch Castle Country Estate, with all that these offer through-out the different seasons including Garden Ranger Walks (Den Building, Camp Fire Making) Guided Garden Walks and Open Air Theatre productions.
A welcome pack is provided for guests on arrival including 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. Luxurious White Company bed linen and large towels are also provided with brand new mattresses, duvets and pillows.
At a glance, the Chauffeur’s Flat offers:
Sleeps – 6
3 Bedrooms (super-king or twin beds), 1 Bath (shower and bath), additional cloakroom
Open log fire (logs provided)
Cot and high chair available on request
Rear garden with barbeque, outdoor furniture and childrens swings and slide
All pets welcome with advanced notice
Kitchen Appliances: Hob, Electric Oven, Dishwasher, Microwave, Washer/Drier, Fridge/Freezer
Entertainment: Flat Screen TV, Freeview Box, Video, DVD player, wi-fi, iPod dock
Selection of CDs, board games, classic films and books
Pay phone and hair dryer
Cycling – 2 adult and 2 children 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.
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