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The Hillock Cabin, Hot Tub and Pool

Uplawmoor, Renfrewshire, Scotland

Surrounded by beautiful scenery in Renfrewshire, near Glasgow a Cabin for 2, and Cottage for 4, offer bright, comfortable stays with pool + Hot Tub.

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The Hillock is situated in the heart of countryside in East Renfrewshire just outside a small village. It is surrounded by beautiful scenery yet is only 20 minutes to Glasgow and the sandy beaches of the Ayrshire coast. The owners live in the main house and they host guests in The Cabin and The Cottage which are self catering properties.

The Hillock Cabin sleeps 2 and The Hillock Cottage sleeps 4. Both have travel cots and high chairs for infants. Guests in each property have access to our indoor heated pool and the hot tub which is on decking outside the poolhouse.

The Cabin (Sleeps 2)

The Cabin has a double bedroom, shower room and a kitchen - living room. The cabin is centrally heated and has large windows looking out over the garden and towards Caldwell Tower. It has a TV and DVD, WiFi and off street parking. The cabin simple, bright and clean accommodation and is located at the bottom of the large country garden. The poolhouse is next to the cabin. Well behaved dogs are welcome. The area is good for walks and the garden gate provides direct access to the fields which surround The Hillock. The owners garden is shared with The Cabin but there is a private seating area on the banks of the burn overlooking the fields and evening sunset. A small bbq is provided.

The Cottage (sleeps 4)

The Cottage sleeps 4 and is a large open, bright space good for families and small groups. It has a large open plan country kitchen with central island and separate dining table. The kitchen is well equipped and has a integrated hob, oven, microwave, coffee grinder, toaster, kettle, food processor and washing machine. The sitting room looks out over the countryside and has a white wooden floor, two double sofas and a wood burning stove. The library also has views out and has a double sofa bed as well as books, games and toys for children. The double bedroom is en suite with bath and shower over. A separate WC is off the kitchen. The Cottage has its own garden which is secured with a wooden fence and has views of Caldwell Tower. The Cottage has access to the pool and hot tub as well. Linen and towels are provided. Sadly, pets are not accepted in the Cottage.

Location

The owners live in the main house and are available to help guests with anything during their stay. The Hillock is located in the Scottish countryside, 25 minutes to Glasgow by car and 20 minutes to the sandy beaches of the Ayrshire coast. The nearby village has a good pub restaurant as well as a village green with playground and tennis courts.

Things to see and do

Things to do and see include historic castles, country walks, Loch Winnoch, the seaside towns of the Ayrshire Coast as well as Glasgow and Paisley for urban culture and shopping.

The pool and hot tub are open all year round. There is unrestricted swimming during the Xmas and New Year Period. The pool is unattended. Non swimmers are not permitted in the poolhouse without an appropriate adult. Infants must wear swim aids and double nappies.

The Pool and hot tub are available to book by the hour at no extra cost. 

Room Types

Double
Double Ensuite
Family Rooms

Nearest Airport/s

Glasgow