• Frequently Asked Questions

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  • Frequently Asked Questions

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FAQ – Frequently Asked Questions

When is arrival and departure?2015-08-21T23:52:35+01:00

Arrival time is after 4pm and departure before 10am.

How do I book a Log Cabin?2020-05-15T11:56:59+01:00

Through the availability and secure booking system on the website, otherwise phone us on 01250 885 204. Book a Cabin Now.

What deposit is required upon booking?2015-08-21T23:54:55+01:00

A deposit of 1/3 of the booking total is required upon booking, with the balance then payable one month before arrival.  For any bookings made within one month of arrival, the full booking amount is required.

Are there any extra costs?2019-01-08T15:53:20+00:00

The cabin price does not include electricity. Electricity is read on a per meter basis and charged accordingly upon departure. Dogs are charged a nominal nightly fee of £2 per dog per night.

How far is it to the slopes at Glenshee Ski Centre?2015-08-21T23:30:39+01:00

We are only 6 miles from Glenshee Ski Centre. Located at the Spittal of Glenshee just below the Spittal snow gate.

How much can I expect to pay for electricity during my stay?2020-05-15T11:58:22+01:00

Ranging on individual usage and time of year, anywhere in the region of £4-£11 a day.  The hot tubs stay on at all times and amount to an electricity running cost of £2-£4 a day (incl in the approx daily figure previous).

Are pets allowed?2015-08-21T23:48:22+01:00

We accept dogs only. Sorry no cats. Dogs are welcome in Benearb and Clashmore.

Where is the nearest Supermarket?2020-05-15T11:53:52+01:00

Tesco in Blairgowrie (18 miles) is the nearest supermarket. There is a choice of supermarkets in Perth, 1 hour away.  There is a small Co-Op in Braemar (15 miles).  ASDA and Sainsburys do online grocery deliveries to the log cabins.

What is Master Cancel?2020-05-15T11:43:43+01:00

Master Cancel is a Flexible Cancellation policy which is automatically applied to all new bookings placed from 15th April 2020. See our Terms and Conditions for further details.  Guests may cancel for any reason from 60 days up to and including 2 days before check in date and will receive a full refund of their accommodation cost. Guests are reimbursed on the check out date of the original booking. Guests cancelling 1 day before check in, the day of check in or during their stay will not be reimbursed for their booking costs.

How Does WiFi work?2020-05-15T11:43:24+01:00

Wi -Fi is provided free and is accessed in each cabin by following instructions on arrival. Limited data and device usage, appropriate for browsing and emails. Not appropriate for streaming.

How do I cancel my booking?2020-05-15T11:26:27+01:00

Please send an email to logcabins@glenbeag.co.uk. Check our Terms and Conditions for the cancellation policy related to your booking.

Do I get my money back if I cancel my booking?2020-05-15T23:57:40+01:00

Check our Terms and Conditions for the cancellation policy related to your booking. For bookings prior to 15th April 2020 the booking deposit is forfeit and GML will refund the balance or portion of the balance to you if a re-let is obtained. New bookings placed after 15th April 2020 are cancellation protected by Master Cancel. Guests can cancel for any reason between 60 and 2 days prior to arrival for a full refund, reimbursed on the check out date of the original booking.

Is linen supplied?2016-11-01T11:25:02+00:00

Yes all your linen is supplied. Beds are made for your arrival with a bath towel for each person.  We do recommend packing a beach towel for using the hot tub and sauna regularly.

Do you supply cots?2015-08-24T23:10:45+01:00

We have travel cots for use in the cabins, which are available upon request.  We advise bringing your own cot linen.

Where is the closest train station?2015-08-24T23:09:09+01:00

PItlochry train station is 45 mins to our west and Perth train station is an hour to our south.

Do I need a car?2015-08-24T23:07:25+01:00

It is advisable to have a car during your stay at GML as we are quite rural with very limited public transport serving the Spittal of Glenshee.

What time of year can I be assured of snow?2016-11-01T11:25:02+00:00

The snow in Scotland and Glenshee is unpredictable.  There have been years with snow from Dec to April. There have been years with just small patches.

How do I find my cabin?2015-08-21T23:59:32+01:00

Please follow the information on the directions page of this website.  Arrival instructions will also be emailed upon booking.

What are the winter roads like?2020-05-15T11:45:11+01:00

The A93 to the Spittal of Glenshee is snowploughed and kept clear except for in extreme conditions.  If in doubt travel behind a snowplough and phone us for a condition check. Link to a webcam at the Spittal of Glenshee Snow Gates.

Where do we park our car when there is lots of snow?2015-08-21T23:38:15+01:00

We have a car park at the bottom of the drive. If the driveway is not manageable in wintery conditions we will assist you to take luggage to your cabin.

Is smoking allowed?2015-08-21T23:56:44+01:00

The cabins are all non-smoking. You are welcome to smoke outside, please dispose of butts in the bins provided.

The snow gates at the Spittal of Glenshee are shut, can I still get to the cabins?2020-05-15T11:45:50+01:00

The snow gates are located on the north side of the Spittal of Glenshee. Coming from the south and Blairgowrie is no problems, you will reach the cabins. Coming from the north, Braemar and over past Glenshee Ski Centre is the problem. Link to the Webcam at the Spittal of Glenshee Snow Gates.

I want to play golf, where are the nearest courses?2015-08-21T23:34:10+01:00

Dalmunzie has a 9 hole golf course next door, then there are many courses around, including the famous Rosemount Course in Blairgowrie, also Braemar, Ballater, Pitlochry, Kirriemuir, numerous courses around Perth, check out the SGU course finder.