Abade Self Catering Holidays in Perthshire and beyond

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Abade Self Catering is a small but growing collection of Scottish self catering cottages, apartments, lodges and holiday homes that aim to give the visitor a really good holiday experience, by not only providing excellent quality self catering accommodation in beautiful locations, but also applying that attention to detail that makes all the difference between a good time and a really memorable holiday.

The collection of holiday cottages featured in Abade Self Catering Scotland are brought together by one owner with nearly 30 years experience of running a self catering business in Scotland. All the properties featured are graded by VisitScotland or are awaiting grading, and all properties are personally visited prior to acceptance on www.abade.co.uk
No allocation is required which means that owners can continue to take their own bookings at any time. Owners have a password access to www.abade.co.uk where they can
- add bookings easily
- view availability
- update prices
- set the range of any short break periods offered
- add late availability prices

If you have a holiday cottage that you think would fit into the Abade portfolio, please contact us to arrange a visit. Tel: 01877 384331

Fantastic Facts about Scotland

  • Mary Queen of Scots played billiards. First recorded order by Louis XI in 1470. After she was executed, her body was wrapped in a billiard cloth
  • 1300s Scottish soldiers noted for ability to march longer than others because they made their own oatcakes
  • Bagpipes imported from Rome 2000 years ago by Roman army
  • Toilet, 5000 Skara Brae reckoned to use drainage system to flush into the sea. Alexander Cummings invented flushing toilet
  • Auld Lang Syne sung for 150 years before Burns sent a copy for print to the Scots Musical Museum that he had taken down from an old man.
  • Lawnmower invented in Scotland
  • Shortbread known from 12C but generally thought to have been refined use and name credited to Mary Queen of Scots 16C. Petticoat tails
  • Black bun fruitcake covered with pastry. Origins Scottish was eaten at Twelfth Night but now associated with Hogmanay
  • Scotland's first. Licensed distillery Glenlivet in 1823
  • Scotland's only 2-star Michelin restaurant, Andrew Fairlie at the Gleneagles Hotel
  • Golf. Modern game reckoned to date from 15C in Scotland. Much debate about an earlier game. The Old Course St Andrews date to per 1574, seen as a place of pilgrimage. Links course. How many people around the world have had their photographs taken on the Swilken Bridge?
  • Ice skating began in Scotland. Primitive ice skates of bone and antler used by Scandinavian hunters as early as300 AD. 1572 first all-iron skates manufactured in Scotland. Speed skating was first form of skating sport. First skate Club in Edinburgh 1742

Distances from Perth

Distances from Perth

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