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Bath, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is the fourth time we have stayed at Boll Cottages to be near family, and this time was as good as all the times before. It is ideally placed for us, and always delivers a comfortable stay. This time we took two cottages which enabled all the family to be together 7 adults, 2 children and 4 dogs. Couldn't...

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Haywards Heath, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 November 2016

We are a family of four who spent three days at the Boll Cottage in October 2016. The cottage itself is finished to a very high standard and was very comfortable for a family of four - there was a double ensuite downstairs and a twin on the upper floor (also ensuite). The living room had very comfortable seating (didn't...

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 October 2016

This was our third family stay but our first time in Silver Glen. My daughter, her husband & two sons 7 months & 3 years had the ground floor & my husband & I & adult son upstairs. There is a shower room on each floor. It suited all our needs. The three year old loved the country walks to...

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 September 2016

Second stay ay Boll holiday cottages. As usual Maria was as helpful as ever and the cottage was warm and comfortable. The fridge was a bit past its sell by date as freezer door was missing and door shelf was broken but Maria is in the process of replacing/updating heating systems so unable to replace right away. She offered to...

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SHOREHAM-BY-SEA
Reviewed 24 September 2016

We booked 3 cottages to stay in as we had a family wedding. I stayed in Boll Cottage (because my father is disabled) and it was beautiful...the view was amazing. There was everything you could want, so much so it felt like home! Marie was lovely to deal with from booking to leaving. We were all so impressed, we are...

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Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 September 2016

I can recommend Mill Glen cottage as having all the necessary luxuries you could wish for in a clean and well set up cottage. My wife and I were given a friendly welcome by Marie and told to ask for any thing we needed which was not required as everything was perfect.I am originally a local man but was really...

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Thank david b
Reviewed 19 September 2016

Easy to book on line and description was very accurate. Comfortable self catering cottage that was fully equipped. easy to find on sat nav and within easy reach of major attractions, national parks and cities. Maria very friendly. Alva has a co op supermarket and small general store within walking distance.Morrison's is about a 10 minute drive. parking is outside...

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Barcelona, Spain
Reviewed 24 August 2016

I travelled to Scotland with my family and we enjoyed the cottage. Maria had been so close and everything was clean and comfortable. I recommend this place because it is very good located andirectly with a very nice views.

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Maria M, Owner at The Boll Holiday Cottages, responded to this review

Hi Amanda, thank you for your very positive comment and for taking the time to write it. I ask just one thing that you recommend the boll cottages to your friends and family. Best wishes, Maria x

Castleford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 August 2016

Just got back from a 7 night stay in the Silver Glen cottage. We had a lovely time and the cottage is very well equipped for everything you would need. We took our 3 year old daughter who loved it and we will definitely be returning.

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Maria M, Owner at The Boll Holiday Cottages, responded to this review

Hi Kirsty, thank you for your very positive feed back. I am delighted you all enjoyed your stay. It was great to see your little girl happily playing outside. I look forward to welcoming you all again very soon. Best wishes. Maria

Alton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 July 2016

Lovely views and area. Made a good Base to visit Scotland from. Well equipped cottage all kitchen utensils you could need and comfy sofas. Owner was very welcoming on arrival. Beds were rather soft was the only issue.

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  • Free Parking
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Boll Cottages in Alva consists of five properties. Four of the properties - Ben Ever, Ben Cleuch, Silver Glen & Mill Glen - are centered around a cobbled courtyard. The fifth property, Boll Cottage, is situated overlooking our duck pond, complete with resident ducks and the occasional swan. Please view the separate gallery of photos. We also own a detached 3 bedroomed house in LEUCHARS 5 miles from ST ANDREWS & only 2 miles from Tentsmuir Forest & Kinshaldy Beach. All our cottages are suitable for children and pets except Boll Cottage. All of the cottages are tastefully decorated and furnished to the same high quality and come fully equipped with all the necessary implements, appliances and utensils to ensure that your stay is as comfortable as possible. It is worth noting that the courtyard and ground floor accommodation is all at the same level which is particularly important to anyone with impaired mobility. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Boll Holiday Cottages

Address: Brook St, Alva FK12 5AW, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Clackmannanshire > Alva
Number of rooms: 13
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“Ben Ever for the views. Boll cottage is wonderful.”
 of 5 bubbles 289johnh289, 26 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Cant be faulted”
 of 5 bubbles O4025BJdavidb, 20 Sep 2016 | Read review
“If going as 2 couples grab the downstairs bedroom!”
 of 5 bubbles 289johnh289, 8 Jan 2016 | Read review
“Well placed cottage with warm comfortable rooms.”
 of 5 bubbles M8588PGcarolinem, 20 Dec 2015 | Read review
“Ben Cleuch & Ben Ever have best views.”
 of 5 bubbles Eileen Ormesher, 3 Nov 2015 | Read review
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