Offering inner courtyard views, The Bothy, Gallin, Glenlyon, Perthshire is an accommodation set in Bridge of Balgie, 31 km from The Scottish Crannog Centre and 38 km from Aberfeldy Golf Course. This property offers access to a patio, free private parking and free WiFi. The property is non-smoking and is located 36 km from Castle Menzies. The holiday home with a terrace and mountain views features 3 bedrooms, a living room, a TV, an equipped kitchen with a dishwasher and an oven, and 2 bathrooms with a walk-in shower. Towels and bed linen are provided in the holiday home. There is also a seating area and a fireplace. Guests at the holiday home will be able to enjoy activities in and around Bridge of Balgie, like hiking. The holiday home has a picnic area where you can spend a day out in the open. The nearest airport is Oban Airport, 107 km from The Bothy, Gallin, Glenlyon, Perthshire.

Distance in property description is calculated using © OpenStreetMap

Property highlights

Top location: Highly rated by recent guests (8.9)

Free private parking available on-site


Select dates to see this property's availability and prices

Accommodation Type
Number of guests
Bedroom 1:
1 extra-large double bed
Bedroom 2:
2 single beds
Bedroom 3:
1 double bed
Something went wrong. Please try again later.

Property practices

This property has told us they implemented certain practices across some or all of these categories: waste, water, energy and greenhouse gases, destination and community, and nature.
Guest reviews


Value for money
Select topics to read reviews:

See what guests loved the most:

  • Krisztina
    Germany Germany
    It is a really nice cottage in the middle of nowhere. If you want to hide from the civilization it is the perfect place. The scenery is amazing, the cottage is nice, cosy and very clean. Perfectly mixed the old and modern, I just loved it, as well...
  • Karl
    United Kingdom United Kingdom
    We loved everything about the accommodation. It was clean, the beds were extremely comfortable and it was very tranquil. I would 100% recommend!
  • Susan
    United Kingdom United Kingdom
    Interesting farm building;spacious layout. Fun view from bath through old circular window.
Quality rating rated the quality of this property as 3 out of 5 based on factors such as facilities, size, location and services provided.

Managed by Meggernie Estate

Company review score: 9.4Based on 55 reviews from 4 properties
4 managed properties

Property information

The Bothy Self Catering Cottage is located at Gallin Farm, Glen Lyon. Gallin Farm is a working farm with highland cattle, highland ponies and sheep. Sleeping six people in 3 bedrooms. Two of the bedrooms can be made up as twins or superkings – please specify your requirements at time of booking. The third bedroom has a double bed. A travel cot can be provided on request. The accommodation is fully furnished with a well equipped kitchen. Accommodation consists of a lounge/dining area with wood burning stove (logs provided), Freeview TV and WiFi. Duvets, pillows, bed linen and towels are provided. There is a fully equipped kitchen with oven, hob, microwave, dishwasher and fridge. Utility area with washing machine, tumble dryer and freezer. Bathroom with feature window and separate shower room. There is adequate external parking. The Bothy has access to a Drying Room for outdoor clothing.

Neighbourhood information

The Bothy is located on Meggernie Estate - set in the Longest, Loneliest and Loveliest glen of Highland Perthshire. The Estate extends to some 37,000 acres on which there is an active farming operation, with 3,500 acres of forestry as well as very significant sporting operations including red deer stalking, rough shooting, loch fishing and salmon fishing on the River Lyon. There are an abundance of marked walking routes ~ within easy reach, as well as the more challenging hills and Munros.

Language spoken


Property surroundings

Facilities of The Bothy, Gallin, Glenlyon, Perthshire
Great facilities! Review score, 9.4

Most popular facilities
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Free WiFi
  • Free parking
Free private parking is possible on site (reservation is not needed).
    WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
    • Children's high chair
    • Dining table
    • Toaster
    • Stovetop
    • Oven
    • Kitchenware
    • Electric kettle
    • Kitchen
    • Washing machine
    • Dishwasher
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator
    • Linen
    • Wardrobe or closet
    • Toilet paper
    • Towels
    • Bath or shower
    • Private bathroom
    • Hairdryer
    • Bath
    • Shower
    Living Area
    • Dining area
    • Sofa
    • Fireplace
    • Seating Area
    Media & Technology
    • Telephone
    • TV
    Room Amenities
    • Drying rack for clothing
    • Private entrance
    • Carpeted
    • Iron
    Pets are allowed on request. Charges may be applicable.
    • Picnic area
    • Outdoor furniture
    • Patio
    • Terrace
    • Hiking
    • Fishing
      Additional charge
    Outdoor & View
    • Inner courtyard view
    • Mountain view
    • View
    Building characteristics
    • Private apartment in building
    • Semi-detached
    • Non-smoking throughout
    • Heating
    • Non-smoking rooms
    Safety & security
    • Fire extinguishers
    • Smoke alarms
    • Carbon monoxide detector
    Languages spoken
    • English

    House rules

    The Bothy, Gallin, Glenlyon, Perthshire takes special requests - add in the next step!


    From 16:30 to 20:30

    You'll need to let the property know in advance what time you'll arrive.


    From 09:30 to 10:00



    Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodation type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check the conditions of your required room.

    Children and beds

    Child policies

    Children of any age are welcome.

    To see correct prices and occupancy information, please add the number of children in your group and their ages to your search.

    Cot and extra bed policies

    0 - 2 years
    Cot upon request

    Supplements are not calculated automatically in the total costs and will have to be paid for separately during your stay.

    1 cot available upon request.

    All cots and extra beds are subject to availability.

    Age restriction

    The minimum age for check-in is 18


    Smoking is not allowed.


    Parties/events are not allowed


    Pets are allowed on request. Charges may be applicable.

    The fine print
    Need-to-know information for guests at this property

    This property will not accommodate hen, stag or similar parties.

    License number: E, PK11552F

    FAQs about The Bothy, Gallin, Glenlyon, Perthshire

    • The Bothy, Gallin, Glenlyon, Perthshire is 2.3 miles from the centre of Bridge of Balgie. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

    • Yes, there are options at this property that have a terrace. You can find out more about this and the other facilities at The Bothy, Gallin, Glenlyon, Perthshire on this page.

    • The Bothy, Gallin, Glenlyon, Perthshire has the following number of bedrooms:

      • 3 bedrooms

      For more detailed information, please check the accommodation option(s) breakdown on this page.

    • The Bothy, Gallin, Glenlyon, Perthshire can accommodate the following group size:

      • 6 guests

      For more detailed information, please check the accommodation option(s) breakdown on this page.

    • The Bothy, Gallin, Glenlyon, Perthshire offers the following activities / services (charges may apply):

      • Hiking
      • Fishing

    • Check-in at The Bothy, Gallin, Glenlyon, Perthshire is from 16:30, and check-out is until 10:00.

    • The prices at The Bothy, Gallin, Glenlyon, Perthshire may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates you select, hotel's policy etc.). See the prices by entering your dates.