Hawthorn Brae FAQs
Frequently Asked Questions
Can you provide me with a taxi from the train station?
The station is a 10-minute walk from Hawthorn Brae cottage, or we can book a taxi for you.
Can I stay for three nights?
The cottage is offered for five nights from Friday to Wednesday. However, you may choose when you arrive and leave during this time.
Do you allow pets?
Only registered assistance dogs are permitted in the cottage.
How many people does the cottage sleep?
The cottage sleeps 6 + travel cot, but please note you must take the person(s) you care for.
What time is check-in?
You can check-in from 9am on the Friday.
Should we strip the beds before we leave?
If you are able to, the beds can be stripped of outer covers leaving all pillow and mattress protectors in place, but this is not essential.
Is there anywhere to eat within walking distance?
There are four different places to eat within a 15 minutes walk: The Tulach, The Loft, The Atholl Arms and The Watermill.
Can I store my bicycle?
Yes, there is a lockable hut in the back garden which can fit 3-4 bikes.
Is Hawthorn Brae wheelchair accessible?
The cottage has a flat gravel drive. There is one small 3” step on the front path and a 3” step into the cottage. There is a twin bedroom on the ground floor and a showroom. The corner shower needs to be stepped into. We can provide a stool for the shower. There is also a toilet frame and a 4-wheeled walking frame with a seat.
Is there WiFi?
Yes, there is WiFi and the TV has Sky and Netflix.