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Best Holiday Cottages in Scotland

10 March 2016
Best Holiday Cottages in Scotland

Looking for the best holiday cottage in Scotland, well look no further. Here at Cottages For Couples we have a picked out a selection of our best, so you can enjoy Scotland and all it can offer. From unique landscapes, stunning views, captivating history and a warm welcome from the Scottish folk.

The Scottish Borders have an enthralling history and stunning countryside.  While staying here you can sample the excellent local food and drink, shop, or take part in the many outdoor sports available in the area.

Benfield in Morebattle by Kelso in Roxburghshire is a five star, dog friendly traditional borders cottage.  The cottage is comfortable and modern and is set in the centre of a charming village.  The village has a shop, butcher and a real ale pub serving food all day.  Scotland’s’ capital is only an hour away and close to the cottage you will find beautiful walks. 

Visit the Scottish Highlands and you will find yourself transported into stunning countryside, with magnificent mountains and sandy beaches.  The area is steeped in history and you will fall under the areas charm.  While you are here take a whisky tour or a trip to Loch Ness and just relax and enjoy.

Turbine House in Lochgillphead in Argyllshire is a charming traditional cottage.  The cottage has been tastefully modernised to provide you with great accommodation that still retains outstanding character.  Enjoy the peace and quiet, fish, play golf or just simply chill.

The Orkney Islands are well worth a visit.  With its unspoilt landscape, white sandy beaches and as always a warm welcome awaits you, while you sample the local cuisine and malt whisky.

The Slap Self Catering Cottage in Burry.  This Orkney Croft house was built in the 1800 and is full of charm and character with everything you need to enjoy your holiday, including an open fire.  It is only 5 minute walk to the village, so stay here and enjoy the charm of Orkney.

We all know the song “Speed bonny boat over the sea to Skye”; well you could stay in Skye.  The Isle of Skye is the largest and most northerly island in the Inner Hebrides of Scotland.

Gershornish Boathouse on the Isle of Skye is an ideal place to stay while visiting this stunning island.  The cosy first floor apartment is on the shores of Loch Greshornish.  The views are fantastic and the apartment is a wonderful base.  Enjoy walking, exploring the spectacular coastline and sit and soak up the peace and quiet of this mystical island.