Monday, 11 December 2017

Fingers Crossed

We are LOVING the fantastic dry, sunny, crispy & freeeeezing weather.......the Lake of Menteith is icy so we have our fingers crossed hoping for a Bonspeil this year - bring on the snow & maybe we will have a white Christmas too !

Friday, 24 November 2017

Fancy cocktails

What better way to celebrate your nuptials with some quaffable fancy cocktails ?....Solid Liquids are experts and happy to come to Cardross and create some fabulous drinks to make your day go with a swing.
#cocktails #scottishweddings #eventsinscotland #perfectplace

Monday, 20 November 2017

Christmas IS coming.......

We are officially in that season so why not make the best of it & look for some better ways to do your Christmas shopping this year.....there are lots of local Christmas fairs where you can buy a wide range of fantastic gifts, many made by local entrepeneurs - You don't need to venture any further than Port of Menteith where you can do your shopping , listen to carols, drink mulled wine, eat mince pies, support the local school, and support local businesses.....ALL AT ONE EVENT !!

Thursday, 2 November 2017

Fun Ways to Celebrate your Wedding

Buck the trend and do something unconventional for your wedding, Cardross offers the perfect backdrop for any style of wedding.....two of our lovely suppliers, Wild Rover and Red Kite Yurts bring a more relaxed approach and laid back style.

#scottishwedding #foodinscotland #yurts #laidbackwedding


Monday, 23 October 2017


It's that time of year and there is no better place to spend it than in fabulous countryside when everything is truly looking at its best !  Forget the tricks and come for a treat to Cardross Holiday Homes.

Thursday, 28 September 2017

the leaves are falling......

It's almost the best time to see the Trossachs, in full autumnal a cottage for 1/2 term and have a lovely seasonal break. What could be better than autumn walks, cosy wood burning stove, a glass of wine ? can even bring the dog !

#autumnwalks #visitscotland #seasonsofmist

Friday, 15 September 2017

Fantastic Flowers

Cardross has put together an amazing team of talented, local suppliers for your wedding. Green Pea Studios in Port of Menteith is yet another of one our lovely neighbours whose talents know no bounds, not only do they create beautiful floral decorations, displays and bouquets but they grow the flowers too - you can even attend a workshop and learn how to do it yourself !

Monday, 11 September 2017

Fantastic things to do nearby........

We are very lucky to have fabulous tenants at of them is the super-dynamic Kat Goldin whose talents know no end....we love her delicious goats milk cheese. Next year Kat will be holding some Knitting and Crochet Retreats at Gartur, look for them here:

The  retreats are held Cardross Estate in the heart of the Trossachs, the stunning countryside will provide you with the perfect environment  to have chance to relax, recharge, make new friends, connect with old friends and improve your knitting and crochet skills.

Why not take a look & book !

Monday, 4 September 2017

Perfect timing

Well, now is the perfect time to be planning your wedding, Cardross Estate offers the ideal laid back location for a fantastic party in stunning surroundings. We have a range of suppliers who use their expertise to ensure that you and your guests have a brilliant day.

Thursday, 24 August 2017

Until Next Year

Well, it is farewell to Doune the Rabbit Hole for another year. Thanks to everyone who came along & helped to make the festival such a tremendous success despite the vile weather.....we are already looking forward to 2018.

Monday, 7 August 2017

Do something different !

What a brilliant space for a wedding, be different & have a yurt for your wedding at Cardross !

Thursday, 3 August 2017

Doune the Rabbit Hole

We are really looking forward to Doune the Rabbit Hole this is truly family friendly. In conjunction with Kidding Around Collective, throughout the weekend DTRH offers a huge range of activities for kids of all ages from games to crafts. We also have a special Family Camping area which is positioned away from the late night revellers so you can all get some sleep in before the inevitable early rise! We’re very proud to have been named in various publications as amongst the best of the family-friendly festivals in the UK.

Monday, 26 June 2017

Summer in the Trossachs

It's a fantastic place to take a break, look no further than Cardross Holiday Homes for a great wee holiday. We still have a few spaces at Yew Tree, a charming estate

Tuesday, 13 June 2017

Hungry !!

Oooh, it's not such a good idea posting pics of food when you are hungry !! If you are having your wedding at Cardross.....why not try Ginger Snap, the food looks SO delicious.

Thursday, 8 June 2017

It's summer & it's election day !

+ It's election day so we thought we would post some thing that has nothing whatsoever about politics. It is fantastic to see such a glorious array of green......if only summer was a wee bit longer. Still some spaces available for a peaceful escape to the Loch Lomond & Trossachs National Park.

Friday, 24 March 2017

Easter Holiday Special Offer

01-08 April Just £100 per night for a short break or £450 for week

01-08 April Just £100 per night for a short break or £375 for week

01-08 April Just £100 per night for a short break or £375 for week

WHEN BOOKING QUOTE: Easter Special Offer

Friday, 17 March 2017

Put a spring in your step.....

....and book now for Easter

Just a few spaces left for the Easter break so why not come & see the beautiful Loch Lomond & Trossachs National Park, looking fabulous in Spring time.

Cardross Holiday cottages offering the perfect rural retreat for seeing spring at its best.

Thursday, 2 February 2017

1/2 term special offers

Time to really take a break. Take the opportunity to breathe some really fresh country air, nothing better for mind & body...bring the dog too.....

Special discount of 10% on all bookings 10-17 February 2017