Sir Stuarts House, Fingask Castle, Rait

Entire home hosted by Arlene F, & Andrew

  1. 14 guests
  2. 6 bedrooms
  3. 11 beds
  4. 6.5 baths
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Our place is approximately half way between Perth and Dundee, 1 hour from Edinburgh and 1hr 15 mins from Glasgow. The house is good for families (including the kids), larger groups, and your furry friends (well behaved pets).

There are 6 bedrooms - 1 double room, 4 twin rooms and 1 room to be used as a small sitting room or a bedroom with one day bed and an occasional 'camp bed'.

The space
Sir Stuarts House is set on the side of an unfenced lake. There is step free access into the main entrance of the house.

The ground floor mostly comprises a large and comfortable open plan kitchen, dining and lounge space. The kitchen is fully fitted out with an electric Aga style cooker with oven and hob, large American style fridge and a small chest freezer, dishwasher, microwave, washer/dryer, kettle, microwave and toaster.
The lounge/dining room has an open fire, tv and dvd player. There is wifi throughout the house - please bear in mind our country location means that wifi is not super fast.
Logs for the fire are supplied from the estate and stored in the log store in the back garden.

There is a downstairs loo with hand basin.

There is one ground floor double bedroom which is a generous size and has an ensuite shower room.

Upstairs are five rooms. Three twin bedrooms with ensuite shower rooms, toilet and hand basins. One twin bedroom with adjacent full bathroom. The fifth room can be used as a bedroom or a sitting room. It has a single daybed and an occasional 'camp bed' that can be set up on request. This room is next to a full (shared) bathroom.

In addition to the main house there is the Bothy which sits in the back garden. This is a private space, only available to those using Sir Stuart's House. It consists of a twin bedroom with ensuite facilities - shower, toilet and hand basin. A small desk/table area with tv. The use of the Bothy allows up to 14 people to be accommodated.
**If the Bothy is required please contact us to discuss**

Outside there are gardens on all sides of the house with the lake at the front. It is an unfenced lake, children MUST be supervised.
In the garden to the side of the house is a patio area with seating area and simple brick built bbq.

Sir Stuarts House has its own car parking area approximately 100 metres from the house. There is a small traditional bridge to walk over to reach the house. Please do not attempt to drive over the bridge, there is a hand cart in the foyer for transporting luggage to and from the car park. Motorised wheelchairs are permitted to use the bridge.

Where you'll sleep

Bedroom 1
1 double bed, 1 crib
Bedroom 2
2 single beds
Bedroom 3
2 single beds

What this place offers

Garden view
River view
Lake access
Kitchen
Wifi
Free parking on premises
Shared pool
Pets allowed
TV
Unavailable: Carbon monoxide alarm

7 nights in Rait

Sep 28, 2022 - Oct 5, 2022

4.76 out of 5 stars from 42 reviews

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Where you’ll be

Rait, Scotland, United Kingdom

Fingask is a wonderful place to explore! Full of magical places to discover from a Chinese Bridge to an Iron Age Fort! Statues and topiary trees fill the lawns and hide & seek can be played in the woods!

The Tufted Duck Cafe is a 10 minute stroll down the back drive to the village of Rait, excellent coffee and cake await, along with light snacks, also the Antiques centre to wander around, all open Monday to Saturday 10 am until 4.30 pm, Sundays 12 noon until 4 pm.

Hosted by Arlene F, & Andrew

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Welcome to Fingask Castle!
The estate sits on the hillside near the village of Rait. A super location for walks and wildlife, we have a games room for guest use and a swimming pool as part of the estate which guests are permitted to use at their own risk.
A secluded spot just a short drive from Perth and Dundee we are in a great location to explore the area or to simply relax and switch off from the wider world.
We have seven self catering cottages and nine Potting Sheds which are twin bed rooms with en-suite facilities. All have wi-fi so how connected you stay is entirely up to you!
Arlene looks after the bookings Monday to Friday.
Andrew looks after bookings over the weekends and evenings.
Andrew and Helen own Fingask and live on site with their family year round.
Let us know if you have any queries and we hope to see you soon!
Welcome to Fingask Castle!
The estate sits on the hillside near the village of Rait. A super location for walks and wildlife, we have a games room for guest use and a swimmi…

During your stay

I am Arlene, you will usually find me in the office Monday to Friday from 9am to 4.30pm. The office is located towards the top of the estate, behind the castle in the row of of cottages. It is the Coach House office. If in a car drive up following the signs for cottages and CoachHouse, the office area is under the glass cover way at the parking area.
If you need assistance in the evenings or over the weekend, please refer to the handbook on in the property - usually on the coffee table for your arrival. Andrew and Helen (owners) and their family live on site and there is usually always someone on hand to help.
I am Arlene, you will usually find me in the office Monday to Friday from 9am to 4.30pm. The office is located towards the top of the estate, behind the castle in the row of of c…
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Things to know

House rules

Check-in: After 4:00 PM
Checkout: 10:00 AM
No smoking
No parties or events
Pets are allowed

Health & safety

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