The Gardeners Cottage

Pitlochry | Scotland





The Gardeners Cottage is a cosy two-bedroom retreat situated within the Eastertyre estate, minutes from the small village of Logierait and 10 minutes to the nearby popular town of Pitlochry.

Located within the grounds of Eastertyre Estate on the banks above the River Tay. This period cottage which adjoins the main manor house was once part of the grand Eastertyre Estate, owned by three generations of the Crabbie family, known for the company John Crabbie & Co, with its ginger wine and blended whiskies.

The two-bedroom cottage which has been furnished to an exceptionally high standard sleeps 4 people creating an idyllic escape with family and close friends. The quiet setting, great location and stunning views makes The Gardeners Cottage a well-situated property to explore Perthshire and the many rural activities nearby.

Downstairs you will find the open plan kitchen and dining area featuring modern appliances including induction hob/oven, washing machine, and dishwasher. The dining area with island and stools then opens into the living area comprising comfortable sofa seating, multifuel stove for those colder nights and SmartTV. The cottage also has WIFI throughout.

A convenient downstairs bathroom adjacent to living area also features a WC and wash basin.

On the first floor you will find two double bedrooms both with free standing storage, bedside tables, integral lighting, and USB charging ports. The shared family bathroom which is accessed via the landing features a walk-in shower, WC, and wash basin, there is also an additional WC on first floor.

Externally the property has a garden space complete with table and chair seating for 4. There is shared access to a secure barn facility for bike / canoe storage, plus clothesline for drying wetsuits and an outdoor tap.

Parking is provided. The property is situated within a courtyard area where there are neighbouring properties.

The Gardeners Cottage welcomes up to 2 dogs. Charges apply. Dogs must be kept on leads within the property grounds.


Ideally situated within the Tay Forest Park, The Gardeners Cottage is the perfect location to explore rural Perthshire or for those looking to travel a little further, a base to tour the Highlands and the central belt of Scotland.

Our location benefits those who love the outdoors with a growing abundance of activities nearby, including active spots such as walking, cycling, fishing, skiing (seasonal) and water sports. If you are feeling extra adventurous then try the 14 adrenalin-fuelled water & land adventure activities available at nearby Nae Limits. They offer some of the best white water rafting Scotland has to offer, plus canyoning, quad biking, clay pigeon shooting, adventure tubing and gorge walking.

By prior arrangement guests are able to fish for salmon and trout in season (at cost) on one of the most highly regarded beats on the River Tay. From the bank or boat, our local Gillie will be able to assist.

If you are looking to play golf, there are a good number of quality local courses including Pitlochry (15 minutes) and Strathtay (4 minutes) plus the Gleneagles championship course is a 45-minute drive in Auchterarder.

Culture is also in its abundance with an array of gardens, castles and places of significant interest including The Scottish Crannog Centre, Blair Castle, Castle Menzies and Scone Palace.

There are many local restaurants and pubs in the vicinity of Logierait and Pitlochry plus House of Bruar also offers an array of options for both dining in and take away.

If you are looking to sample a wee dram then we have several distilleries all available for visits including Dewar's, Edradour, Blair Atholl and Famous Grouse.

Whether you have a passion for adventure sport, wildlife, whisky or walking, or simply want to have a relaxing break, you will never be short of something new to experience in this wonderful area.


On Friday, 05 Aug 2022
On Monday, 25 Jul 2022
Very clean with everything we could have needed and in superb order. Beautiful peaceful location.
On Friday, 22 Jul 2022
Would definitely stay here again

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