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Relax... escape from the rigours of everyday life and unwind at our luxury self catering cottages in the "Hillfoots". Stunning views from your holiday cottage at the foot of the Ochil hills, so you can just sit back, relax and revive in the peaceful surroundings.....

Our cottages are part of a working farm situated in a quiet attractive setting nestling at the foot of the stunning Ochil Hills on the A91 between Menstrie and Alva in the county of Clackmannanshire, Scotland.

They are tastefully furnished and fully equipped with all utensils and appliances that may be required.

Staying at Balquharn Holiday Cottages, Alva in the heart of Central Scotland with a host of leisure and activities for your family or friends nearby including Fishing, Golf, Blair Drummond Safari Park, Tower Trail,Glen Walks, Sterling Mills, Wallace Monument, Stirling Castle, cultural, and nature leaving you relaxed, revived and refreshed ...

Hill walking and cycling is available only 5 metres from the door step. (Storage for bicycles is also available) For those who prefer a more laid back experience, you can relax and enjoy the unique surroundings.

We are sure you will not be disappointed with your break at Balquharn Holiday Cottage whether you wish to relax, get back to nature, explore or prefer the challenge of climbing the Ochil hills...

With a short drive you will be able to reach Stirling and the Fife Coast. A short 8 mile drive will give you access to Glasgow, Edinburgh and Perth motorways. Stirling Rail station is 7.1 mile Alloa rail station is 4.1 mile. Balquharn Cottages is an ideal base location if you wish to Tour Scotland.