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Auchteralyth Steadings in beautiful, rural, north-east Perthshire offers luxury self-catering courtyard cottages with stunning views. The dog-friendly cottages are named after four of the famous Angus Glens sitting on the doorstep of the Steadings.  Alyth, Blairgowrie and Kirriemuir are only a short drive away.

Auchteralyth is an old settlement, surrounded by Roman camps and tunnels with standing stones nearby. Its off-road, hillside position offers a secluded and exclusive oasis of peace.

The agricultural buildings were renovated in 2003, in a traditional style using local and recycled sandstone. On one wing of the building are three of our self-catering homes – Glen Prosen, Glen Isla and Glen Clova, while the rest of the main building is our home. Glen Doll, the fourth cottage, is a meticulously converted cart shed standing on its own across from Glen Clova. Each cottage has an access ramp and passive infra-red external light and is identified by a Celtic-style slate sign.

These self-catering courtyard cottages are ideally situated for sight-seeing, walking, fishing, field sports and golfing holidays. Walkers can experience the Cateran Trail, many sections of which offer a single day’s walk. There are two local golf courses, Alyth and Strathmore, and over sixty courses within an hours drive, including Carnoustie, St Andrews and Gleneagles.

Ron and Janet

Absolutely excellent, comfortable and so well equipped.  In every way a delightful place and WHAT a great view!

Shirley, Peter, Sean and Dylan

Thank you for a lovely stay. The cottage is beautiful and we will definitely be recommending you to all our friends.

The Huskie family

Superb accommodation – we have always said that there is a market for luxury self-catering that welcomes dogs and this certainly fills that niche.

Elaine, Hugh, Lauren and Callie

Another relaxing stay at Auchteralyth Steadings, our 5thstay here, 3rdin Glen Clova and we’ll be back. Attention to detail is fab as usual and the eggs from the girls are fantastic. See you again soon.

2 weeks ago

Auchteralyth Steadings

If you still like to cook up a storm whilst on holiday, then our kitchens are equipped with everything you need. Including Sabatier knives. ...

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3 weeks ago

Auchteralyth Steadings

We all know how important a good night sleep is. Here is a selection of our bedrooms from our various cottages within our converted steading. Each one is luxurious with everything you need. #Scotlandisnow Love Scotland Scotland VisitScotland check out www.auchteralythsteadings.co.uk for availablity. #Dogs welcome at no extra charge. ...

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1 month ago

Auchteralyth Steadings

Just in case you are not as fortunate as us and our of town, this may be helpful.This is a handy guide to make a DIY Thundershirt for dogs who are scared of fireworks.
Thundershirts target various pressure points, creating a sensation similar to swaddling a baby. Veterinarians and dog trainers frequently recommend this drug-free option for dogs that suffer from separation anxiety, fear of loud noises. This DIY version works in the same way.
Please always make sure to monitor dogs and don’t leave them unattended while wearing one 🐶
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Happy Halloween to our guests. If you have a funny photo of your dog in fancy dress (yes I know you guys know what we are talking about) then please make our day and share it with us below. #Halloween #Dogs ...

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A thought for Guy Fawkes this year...
"Another great stay in Glen Isla. Dogs did not see or hear a single firework so they had a very relaxing Guy Fawkes this year. Everything about this place is first class!"
Plan ahead and have peace of mind. #fireworks
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