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Key Information

  • Sleeps


  • Bedrooms

    2 Rooms

  • Min Nights

    With Owner

  • Children


  • WiFi


  • Dogs

    2 Dogs

  • Bathrooms


  • Access


  • Log Burner

About Raven Lodge

Welcome to our charming two bedroom lodge sleeping up to 4 people located at the base of the mountain of Ben More with commanding views of our loch and glen. This elegant lodge offers an inviting and cozy atmosphere, perfect for a relaxing retreat.

Upon entering Raven, you will find a spacious living area, tastefully decorated with modern furnishings and a warm colour palette. The open-plan layout seamlessly connects the living room, dining area and fully equipped kitchen creating a sociable space for entertaining or simply unwinding after a day of exploring.

The large cathedral ceiling living area with wood burning stove opens onto a patio, a luxury fitted kitchen with adjacent dining area, 2 bedrooms, the master ensuite and a separate bathroom, completes this well appointed lodge.

The Raven's bedrooms have been designed to provide a peaceful haven for a restful night's sleep. After all, a holiday is not a holiday without a good night's sleep. The master bedroom boasts a comfortable king size double bed with 2000 spring, pocket sprung hotel grade mattress and en suite shower room while the second bedroom offers twin beds with 2000 spring, pocket sprung hotel grade mattress making it ideal for families or friends travelling together.

The bathroom is elegantly designed and features a luxurious deep bathtub, perfect for indulging in a relaxing soak with complimentary Scottish Fine Soap Company bath and shower gel.

Outside, the lodge has car parking adjacent, a private patio area with garden furniture where you can enjoy al fresco dining or simply soak up the beautiful Highland view across Loch Dochart and the glen. Every window of the lodge frames a picture of a true Highland landscape.

The Portnellan Estate itself offers a range of amenities, services and facilities including the use of rowing boats, wild salmon and trout fishing on the estate lochs and river, kayaks, paddle boards, games room with table tennis, pool table and a small gym to name but a few.There is a small estate shop and visitor's centre offering local organic meat and local produce. There is an extensive DVD library, selection of board games and information on local events, activities and attractions. Recently introduced on site is a "BBQ hutte" available to hire that seats up to 16 people. Perfect for all year round, regardless of the weather, real fire BBQing experience for family and friends to enjoy.

Located within a stunning natural setting, this lodge provides the perfect base for exploring the surrounding area. Whether you choose to venture out and discover the nearby hiking trails, visit local attractions, or simply relax and enjoy the peaceful ambiance the Raven lodge is sure to provide a memorable holiday experience.

Special features include free WiFi, 37″ LCD TV with SKY TV package (variety with sports), Blu Ray DVD player and Nintendo Wii. The Scottish Soap Company toiletries, Egyptian cotton bed linen, bathrobes, towels, bathmats, slippers and programmable electric low energy heating.

General features: Double glazing, Oak effect hardwood flooring, fitted carpets (bedrooms), Lazy Boy leather living room suite, wood burning stove, dining table and chairs, wooden garden furniture, vacuum cleaner, iron, ironing board and clothes horse.

Kitchen: Larder fridge-freezer, washing machine fan-assisted oven with ceramic hob, dishwasher, microwave, sandwich toaster, food processor, Nespresso coffee machine, toaster, cutlery, crockery, a wide range of glasses, cooking utensils, pots and pans, tea towels and oven glove.

Bedrooms: King-size double room with ensuite power shower. Twin room with adjacent 4 piece bathroom suite. Full Egyptian cotton linen, towels, bathrobes, face cloths and slippers provided, fitted wardrobe and drawers, hair dryer and bedside lighting.

Contact the owner

Owner details:

Cameron Taylir joined Independent Cottages in October 2023

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Amenities / Facilities

  • Log Burner
  • Waterside Location
  • Off-Road Parking
  • Bluetooth
  • Accessible by Public Transport
  • Cot
  • Highchair
  • Pub Nearby
  • Games Room
  • Bike Storage
  • Fishing Onsite
  • Kingsize +
  • Piano
  • iPod Docking
  • Garden/ Outside Area
  • DVD Player
  • Smart TV
  • Satellite/ cable TV
  • Washing Machine
  • Microwave
  • Dish washer
  • CD Player
  • Shower
  • Bath
  • Horse Riding Nearby
  • WiFi
  • Family Activity
  • Eco / Green

Location (Perth and Kinross)

Portnellan Estate is the perfect base for exploring Central/West Scotland with known landmarks only a short distance away. Oban 45 minutes, Stirling, Fort William and Glasgow just over 1 hour and Edinburgh a 90 min drive. Glen Coe and all it beholds is less than 40 mins drive and the bonnie shores of Loch Lomond are 20 mins by car. Other areas include the truly beautiful Glen Lyon and Loch Tay, Glen Etive, Glen Lochay and Glen Orchy all within the local area.

From the South via Edinburgh

Leave the city by the M9 and follow signs for Stirling. Stay on the M9 until you see Stirling Castle on your right hand side and the signs for A84, Crianlarich at junction 10.

Continue on the A84 through Doune, Callander, Strathyre until it joins the A85 at Lochearnhead staying on the A85, following the signs for Crianlarich.

The A85 takes you to Portnellan about two miles before the village of Crianlarich. The estate will be on your left, and is signposted well.

Continue up the driveway following the signs to your lodge. Names plates are on each property and parking is alongside.

Should you be staying in Stob Binnein Cottage, Capercaillie Cottage or Lapwing Lodge these properties are located on the opposite side of the main road from the Portnellan Estate main entrance.

From the South via Glasgow

Follow the M74 to Glasgow, then the M9. Proceed as from Edinburgh above.

Alternatively continue on the M74 to Glasgow picking up the signs to the Erskine Bridge. Follow the signage from the Erskine Bridge to Crianlarich. Continue along the A82 and turn right at Tarbet. Drive on through Ardlui, Inverarnan until you reach Crianlarich. Turn right at the first roundabout into the village and turn right at the T junction beside the Crianlarich Hotel signposted Perth/Stirling.

Approximately 2 miles outside the village you will see the road signs indicating Portnellan on the right hand side.

Continue up the driveway following the signs to your lodge or cottage. Names plates are on each property and parking is alongside.

Should you be staying in Stob Binnein Cottage, Capercaillie Cottage or Lapwing Lodge these properties are located on the opposite side of the main road from the Portnellan Estate main entrance.

If you need further information please don’t hesitate to contact us.

Raven Lodge Tariff & Supplementary Information

Bedroom Configuration:
Sleeps 4 in 2 bedrooms (1 x king size double bedroom and 1 x twin bedroom)
2 dogs welcome
Unlikely to be suitable for wheelchair users. Please discuss any specific accessibility requirements with the owner
No smoking
Preferred Arrival Day:
Payment Options:
Paypal, Cheque, Credit / Debit Card, Bank Transfer
Booking Conditions:
Please refer to the owner for accessibility requirements, booking terms / conditions and cancellation policy.
Help combat online fraud. Speak to the owner on our officially verified number: +44(0)7968 345241 before paying by bank transfer.
Please discuss any requirements regarding your pet(s) with the property owner.
Independent Cottages recommends that you take out holiday cancellation insurance.

Owner Area

Cameron Taylir
Member Since October 2023

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Raven Lodge Noticeboard

*Free Wifi *Free use of rowing boats *Free use of kayaks *Free use of games room to include table tennis, pool table and table football *Free fresh run trout and salmon fishing on estate loch and river *Free use of cots and high chairs Available to hire; *BBQ hutte offering real fuel BBQ experience that hosts up to 16 people. A perfect family and friend social experience regardless of the weather. Please ask Cameron for further details. *Paddle boards.    

Last Minute Offers

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Raven Lodge 18 Month Availability Calendar

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* Calendar last updated: 17th June 2024