Local Area

Little's Restaurant

One of the best restaurants in Perthshire - right next door to The Coach House.  If you're coming from The Old Scout Hall, then Little's is just across the River Ericht.  Willie Little specialises in fish dishes but there is plenty more on the menu to delight diners.  There is also a comfortable bar area with log burner.

Distance from property is: 0.5 mile

www.littlesrestaurant.com


Dunottar Castle
This magnificent ruin is on a cliff top overlooking the North Sea, near Stonehaven, south of Aberdeen. The weather doesn't matter since Dunottar is photogenic in rain or sunshine.

Distance from the property is: 56 miles.

www.dunnottarcastle.co.uk


Persie Gin
Simon and Chrissie run Persie gin distillery, a family run business. They currently produce 3 types of gin and all are available to taste.

Distance from the property is: 10 miles.

www.persiedistillery.com


Glamis Castle
There are excellent tours available of Glamis, (pronounced Glahms), which is the former childhood home of the Queen's late mother. The gardens are also worth seeing and Glamis is just 20 minutes drive from Coach House at Riverlea.

Distance from the property is: 15 miles.

www.glamis-castle.co.uk


Balmoral Castle
Her Majesty The Queen's Scottish home is just over an hour's drive north from Coach House at Riverlea through Glenshee. Balmoral is not open late August/early September when The Queen takes her Scottish holiday and attends the Braemar Gathering.

Distance from the property is: 42 miles.

www.balmoralcastle.com


Outdoor Explore
Kayaking, mountain biking, canoeing, archery and hill walking.

Distance from the property is: 10 miles.

www.outdoorexplore.org.uk


Blairgowrie Golf Club
With two championship eighteen hole courses and a nine hole course, Blairgowrie attracts golfers from across Britain and further afield.

Distance from the property is: 2 miles.

www.theblairgowriegolfclub.co.uk


For kids - Stewart's Dairy
Great ice-cream and a deli with a collection of pygmy goats and rare sheep plus geese and ducks.  Near Stanley just north of Perth.

www.stewart-tower.co.uk

Or Peel Farm

Small cafe with a gift shop and a nature trail plus some animals.  Signposted on the way north to Glenisla past Alyth.

www.peelfarm.com


Nature Nuts Wildlife Tours
Guided tours with Bob Smith, (as seen on TV), to see the local wild beavers or up a nearby Munro, (mountain over 3000 ft) or to Bob's hide where he regularly sees red squirrels and pine martens. 

Distance from the property is: 0.5 miles.

www.rsmith50.wixsite.com/naturenuts

r.smith50@sky.com


Glenshee Ski Centre
Glenshee Ski Centre offers the UK's most extensive skiing and snowboarding facilities. Glenshee's impressive 22 lifts and 36 runs offer an amazing diversity of natural terrain for all standards of skiers and snowboarders.

Distance from the property is: 24 miles.

www.ski-glenshee.co.uk