$267 / night
Total guests, Nights

The Church Tower – Home 2096271 Apartment

  • 3 bedrooms
  • 6 sleeps
  • 3 nights min stay

The Church Tower – Home 2096271

  • Apartment
  • 3 bedrooms
  • sleeps 6
  • 3 nights min stay

Key Info

  • Child Friendly
  • Car advised
  • Pet Friendly

Description from owner


The Church Tower Apartment is situated in the heart of Crieff. Breath-taking views from the church tower and balcony set The Church Tower Apartment apart. Recently converted, the Tower combines original features like exposed church walls and beams, with the comforts of modern living to give an unique 5 star holiday experience.

The Church Tower self-catering accommodation in Crieff is a stone's throw away from the Crieff Hydro Hotel, and just an hour from Edinburgh and Glasgow. The apartment has been awarded the highest accolade of 5 stars from VisitScotland.

A truly stunning apartment built within a former church, The Church Tower is a luxurious and exciting holiday house with 5 star credentials and spectacular views. The apartment is part of the original church tower and even has a small sitting room at the top of the tower where the views will keep you mesmerised. On the main floors, there is plenty of original exposed stone, wonderful oak floors arched windows and immense character throughout. There are a number of flights of stairs so this lovely flat may not suit the less mobile.

The sense of a boutique hotel continues with treats such as plasma TV, a state of the art cinema room, wireless music centre and remote controlled LED lights that provide a delightful changing show in the tower. The bedrooms are luxurious with high quality linens, bathrobes and toiletries and with three bedrooms and three bath or shower rooms (including wonderful wet rooms) you will feel as if you are in a 5 star hotel.

There is an open plan living space on the second floor complete with a modern well equipped kitchen, dining and sitting room and a delightful balcony deck where you can sit of an evening and watch the sun set on the hills surrounding Crieff.

Crieff is a delightful area with numerous activities including the Crieff Hydro where swimming pool, golf course and many other sports are available. Centrally situated to explore both the southern Highlands or the beautiful Trossachs, Edinburgh or Glasgow, this is a fantastic holiday spot.


First Floor

2 Double bedrooms with en suite wet rooms with underfloor heating. Twin bedroom with family bathroom with bath with shower over, wc and whb.

Second Floor

Open plan sitting/dining/kitchen with doors to balcony. Cinema room with plasma TV and sofa bed

Top Floor

Top of the tower snug with seating.


High quality Egyptian cotton bedlinen and towels (all from The White Company), bathrobes, Molton Brown toiletries provided. Electricity and heating, wireless broadband, SKY+ included.

Fridge/freezer, washer/dryer, electric cooker, microwave, dishwasher. Plasma TV with Sky+, DVD and surround sound. Wireless broadband. Underground parking space and storage for bikes & Golf clubs

Short breaks by arrangement.

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  • Great for children of all ages
  • Pets welcome
  • High chair

Bed & bathroom

  • Bedroom 1: King bed
    Bedroom 2: Queen Bed
    Bedroom 3: 2 Twin beds
    Beds in other rooms: Sofa beds
  • 1 Full bath, 2 Attached (ensuites)


  • Wireless Internet
  • Mountain Views
  • Solarium or roof terrace
  • Balcony or terrace
  • Bicycles available
  • Internet access
  • Central heating
  • Fridge
  • Freezer
  • Microwave
  • Toaster
  • Kettle
  • Dishwasher
  • Washing machine
  • Clothes dryer
  • Iron
  • High chair
  • TV
  • Satellite TV
  • Linen provided
  • Towels provided

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  • Parking
  • Secure parking
  • Not suitable for wheelchair users

Getting around

There a lovely walks and bike rides directly from the Tower, you'll need a car to really explore the area. he award-winning Ring of Breadalbane Explorer mini bus service starts its new season on Sunday 3rd July. It will operate on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Sundays until Wednesday 28th September. Click on "Read More" below for the full timetable. The Ring of Breadalbane Explorer is a “hop-on hop-off” mini bus service for local residents and visitors. It takes passengers through the stunning highland scenery of Breadalbane, passes through beautiful towns and villages, and calls at major visitor attractions along the route.

Interaction with guest

We will meet guests at the Church Tower and ensure they are well settled in. We will hand over the keys to the Tower and give guests a guided tour.


Check in time: 16:00, Check out time: 10:00
If you have any questions about check-in or check-out times, please contact the owner/manager.
This rental can only be paid for online through FlipKey using your credit/debit card or PayPal (never by bank or wire transfer).
No smoking at this property


Change of plans? No problem. You could receive a partial or full refund, depending on when you cancel.

Booking confirmed

100% refund within 24 hours after booking (provided the stay is at least 60 days away).

24 hours after booking

50% refund of the amount paid (minus the booking fee*) if cancelled at least 4 weeks before check-in.

4 weeks before

No refund if cancelled less than 4 weeks before check-in.

Check-in date

* The booking fee is stated in the cancellation policy information on the payment page. This fee helps us run our secure platform and enables us to provide 24/7 customer support

House rules

Pets are allowed, but only on request


About the owner

John B.
Average reply time:
1 hour 10 minutes
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
02 Dec 2021
Years listed:
Overall rating:

Languages spoken: English





24 reviews

Very Good

“Ausgezeichnete Unterkunft”

Reviewed 11 Aug 2019

Wir hatten einen wunderschönen Aufenthalt in einer super ausgestatteten, individuellen und großzügigen Wohnung mit einer Süd-West-Terrasse im Kirchendach, die einen fantastischen … More

“Convenient, Comfortable, Gorgeous, Peaceful”

Reviewed 31 Jul 2018

Excellent is not a word that describes this place well enough. It was phenomenal. We spent 10 days in Scotland and tried to pick a location that was somewhat centrally located so we could explore th… More

Response from the owner Thanks Sherri for such a nice review - hopefully see you back in Crieff some day soon John

“Perfect place to stay with a perfect view”

Reviewed 12 Jun 2018

This place is so unique and amazing! It is in a great location for exploring the area around Perth. It has absolutely the best views. I could sit in the bell tower for hours! The decor is so charm… More

“Wedding weekend in crieff”

Reviewed 6 Sep 2017

Church Tower was perfect location for friends wedding at Crieff Hydro Hotel. Very clean and provided with kitchen supplies etc. Quality of bath towels was great. Emilia who met us was very nice & … More

“Annual "Friends" reunion”

Reviewed 23 Jul 2017

Ideal location and very clean. Emilia was very helpful and informative. Well equipped but could do with more crockery and glasses. Wooden floors were very creaky. Loved the tower with great views and the balcony is a real bonus. Would strongly recommend.

“Lovely Accom”

Reviewed 20 May 2017

We were amazed with how clean this accom was from kitchen, bathrooms, living areas to bedrooms where the White Company bed linen was so well ironed that it was almost a shame to sleep in it - almost. … More

Response from the owner Hi Linda I am so pleased to hear that you had a nice few days staying at the Church Tower! hopefully see you back again soon, check our new apartments in Perth called Knowehead House, a listed building we converted - if you liked the Tower you'll love Knowehead House

“Just a perfect place to stay.”

Reviewed 15 May 2017

This high-spec conversion of a church tower is a brilliant place to go for a break. There is also so much to do in the surrounding area.

Response from the owner Thanks Vivienne, so pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us. See you soon again in Crieff

“Fabulous Accommodation”

Reviewed 20 Feb 2017

We had a fantastic stay at St Ninian's Tower during our youngest son's half term. The tower did not disappoint and if anything it is better than the pictures show. The whole accommodation … More

Response from the owner Hi Judie so pleased to her that you enjoyed your stay with us, thanks for the nice review! And hopefully see you back in Crieff again real soon. John


Reviewed 20 Aug 2016

We booked this apartment because it was in a church tower and we are all bellringers! Ok it doesn't have any bells, but it seemed appropriate. The bedrooms are beautifully decorated, the bathro… More

Response from the owner Hi Gillian, delighted to hear that you had a great time staying with us at the Church Tower, thanks for the nice review! Hopefully see you back in Crieff again soon John

“A real gem, full of great features - loved it.”

Reviewed 4 Aug 2016

Perfect posh pad for a quiet relaxing break and a crazy weekend away with friends alike. It is very comfortable with 2 en-suite and one family bathroom, querky and modern with all the mod cons but als… More

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Occasionally, you will pay a damage deposit up front as part of the total rental cost. In this case, the owner has 10 days after you check out to report any damage. If they don’t, we’ll return your deposit. If their claim is successful, we’ll deduct the agreed cost and return the remainder.

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