Holiday Cottages in the Northern Highlands

The great expanse of the sparsely populated Northern Scottish Highlands can almost be yours alone for a week or two. It offers spectacular Mountain ranges in its North West, plentiful wildlife, productive rambling inland rivers, Fishing Villages, 100’s of castles and places of historical interest, and on it’s East Coast some of Europe’s finest sandy beaches. Its sparsely populated regions also guarantee a lack of light pollution, offering clear night skies and great for star watching and a chance of seeing the Northern Lights.

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Self Catering Northern Highlands – Navidale, North East Coast, Sea View Cottage sleeps 6. Luxury former croft cottage in the Northern Highlands, Remote, Detached, Conservatory, Outdoor Hot Tub, Jacuzzi bath, Sauna, Full Central Heating, Open fire and WIFI. This restored former Croft Cottage has an enclosed garden and easily accessible by car, or public transport even in the winter. Offering spectacular elevated views of the North Sea, Mountains and Night skies. Centrally placed this cottage forms the perfect base for exploring all the Northern Highlands including the Black Isle, Loch Ness Caithness and an Orkney day trip. Pets Welcome from £395 P/W

See Aurora Borealis Scotland – Gairloch, Ross-shire, sleeps 6 This stunning Shoreside Cottage Occupies a marvelous setting in the North West Scottish Highlands, with all main windows overlooking Gairloch Bay to the magnificent Torridon Mountains and the Isle of Skye beyond from £414 P/W

Highland Log Cabins Inverness – Muir of Ord, near Inverness, sleeps 6. Luxury Mountain Lodges with Wood Stoves set within 17 acres of meadows and birch woods at Drynie Park near to Muir of Ord offering you a peaceful and picturesque retreat less 10 miles from Inverness, far enough away to enjoy the peace and quiet. Pets Welcome, £349 to £799 P/W

Sea View Holiday Cottage Ullapool Perfect for up to 4 people this lovely Holiday Cottage Exudes great charm and character with wonderful Sea Views, this traditional holiday cottage is set within the bustling town of Ullapool, on the shores of Loch Broom. Commanding marvellous panoramic sea views which stretch towards the mountains beyond, it is close to a wealth of family-orientated amenities and attractions – shops, pubs, restaurants, a shingle beach, museum, 9-hole golf course, sailing and fishing are all easily accessible.

Country Holiday Cottage Caithness – Skarskerry Caithness – the Old Tea Shop sleeps 4. This quirky Country Cottage offers a lovely relaxing Holiday experience in Caithness perfect for short stays or weekly holidays. The Old Tea Shop is a semi-detached country cottage sleeping up to 4 people – formerly an old Sweet Shop & Tea Room. Caithness and Sutherland form the sparsely un-populated, but vastly scenic and interesting Northern Highlands of Scotland and the cottage is an ideal base for exploring this Northern Wilderness. Situated between the lovely town of Thurso and the famous John-O-Groats, ideally positioned for people taking trips to the Orkney Islands via Gills Bay Ferry. Pets Welcome Single night stays from just £115

Sea View Holiday Cottages Golspie Perfect for up to 4 people these semi-detached Holiday Cottages enjoy lovely Sea Views in a central location within the village of Golspie. These semi-detached holiday cottages have been lovingly restored, retain many original features and provide a very good standard of accommodation. This seaside resort has a sandy beach and scenic walks, as well as tennis, bowling and a public swimming pool nearby.

Self Catering Holiday Cottage Thurso Offering Spacious self catering close to Thurso Ardbeg is a single-storey Holiday cottage set in its own delightful garden and enjoys magnificent views across open countryside. Situated on the owners’ 600-acre working sheep and beef farm, it has miles of lovely walks through the surrounding countryside, taking in hills, lochs and river along the way.

Self Catering Holiday Cottage Dornoch Perfect for up to 5 people this Self Catering Holiday Cottage is just a short stroll from the stunning white sandy beach of Dornoch, Wee Manly is an attractively presented end terraced house situated on a quiet no-through road. On the ground floor there is a pretty cottage lounge with comfortable sofas and a large screen television. The kitchen/dining room is bright, contemporary and well equipped. Upstairs there are three pretty bedrooms and a family bathroom.

Self Catering Holiday Cottage Brora Offering self catering for up to 6 people in Brora, this Holiday Cottage is within walking distance of the beach and picturesque fishing harbour, this very comfortable, traditional holiday cottage sits in the lovely and historic village of Helmsdale. The local area features stunning coastal scenery, outstanding salmon fishing and abundant wildlife, including wild red deer, golden eagles and red kites

Sea View Cottage Kyle of Tongue Offering wonderful Sea Views of the Kyle of Tongue and a chance of seeing the Northern Lights, this detached, former fisherman/crofter’s cottage has been tastefully restored to provide very comfortable holiday accommodation. The property overlooks the Kyles of Tongue, a dramatic expanse of pristine golden sand, and the many skerries that create this fabulous coastline. The ever-changing seascape and light make this area a truly get-away-from-it-all holiday experience.

Rural Highland Luxury Retreat’ Kirk House is an outstanding restoration of a former 19th-century Scottish Free Church. Built of stone, the exterior of this original Victorian church has been completely preserved, offering no hint of the incredible transformation within sleeps 6 weekly rentals from £555

Remote Holiday Cottage Northern Highlands This Remote Holiday Cottage in the Northern Highlands retains many original features. Achd is a traditional, detached, croft holiday cottage, standing alone within its own fenced garden area, whitewashed stone walls, sloping ceilings and wood panelled walls in the bedrooms imparting much comfort and charm, and located just ½-mile from the village.

Remote Sea View Cottage Applecross Situated on the stunning Applecross Peninsula this cosy remote detached cottage enjoys stunning Sea Views with a cosy Log Fire. Fearnmore House is a superbly presented detached stone cottage is perched on the edge of the sea on the picturesque Applecross Peninsula in a rural and coastal location. Originally a weaver’s cottage, this delightful house has been beautifully restored by its current owners and now combines the height of contemporary living with olde world charm. Pets Welcome.

Remote Detached Scottish Cottage – Navidale, North East Coast, Sea View Cottage sleeps 6. Luxury former croft cottage in the Northern Highlands, Remote, Detached, Conservatory, Outdoor Hot Tub, Jacuzzi bath, Sauna, Full Central Heating, Open fire and WIFI. This restored former Croft Cottage has an enclosed garden and easily accessible by car, or public transport even in the winter. Offering spectacular elevated views of the North Sea, Mountains and Night skies. Centrally placed this cottage forms the perfect base for exploring all the Northern Highlands including the Black Isle, Loch Ness Caithness and an Orkney day trip. Pets Welcome, £395 to £725 P/W

Self Catering Dunnet Head – Dunnet Head, Caithness, Far North Cottage sleeps 6. This unique detached former Croft Cottage is the furthest North Detached Cottage on the Scottish mainland, enjoying spectacular open views of the Pentland firth, Scapa flow and Orkney Isles. Far North enjoys many luxuries including optional extra private Hot Tub Hot Tub (with supplement) en-suite master bedroom, with 2 person Spa bathroom and Sauna and additional family Spa Bathroom. The sitting area enjoys a cosy Log Fire leading to the Conservatory which enjoys 180 degree panoramic land and seascape views. This remote location is perfect for night sky watching, the chance to see the Northern Lights and the local wildlife up to 42 species of wild birds have been seen in the gardens. In addition the Cottage has Full Electric heating and free WiFi All 3 bedrooms have TV / DVD. This cottage forms the perfect base for exploring Caithness, Sutherland, the North Coast, Cape Wrath and Orkney. Pets Welcome, £410 to £725 P/W

loch View Holiday Cottage Lochinver Enjoying lovely Loch Views this detached Holiday Cottage is set right on the shores of a pretty Highland loch with the rugged hills of Sutherland acting as a dramatic backdrop. With spacious rooms throughout, it is an ideal property for families and groups. The stunning white sand bay of Achmelvich is just 1½ miles away. The nearby village of Lochinver is a thriving small fishing port with a natural harbour, local shops, pubs/hotels and restaurants.

Fort William Luxury Cabin Hot Tub This unique, eco-friendly Luxury Cabin enjoys close to Fort William in the Scottish Highlands enjoys incredible views from its elevated position and is as spectacular as many featured on TV’s ‘Grand Designs’

Lochinver Detached Holiday Cottage This lovely detached Holiday Cottage close to Lochinver enjoys a peaceful and secluded setting, Canisp View benefits from views across a small loch on towards the rugged hills of Sutherland and makes a perfect holiday base. The beautiful, white sand Achmelvich beach and bay, 1.5 miles. Lochinver is an attractive village with shops, pubs/hotels and restaurants. It has a fishing port where boat trips can be arranged.

Sea View Holiday Cottage Lochailort Arisaig Offering fantastic Sea Views this cosy, detached, single-storey holiday cottage boasts lovely views over the Sound of Arisaig, towards the small Isles of Eigg, Muck, Rum and Canna. In a fantastic position in the heart of the tiny coastal village of Glenuig it makes an ideal base for exploring the Ardnamurchan Peninsula. From Mallaig you can catch a small ferry to the Isle of Skye or one of the smaller Inner Isles. Samalaman Bay is a short walk away or Arisaig, Morar and Kilchoan all have beautiful white sandy beaches.

Remote Highland Country Cottage Hot Tub This remote detached country cottage with private Hot Tub offers the perfect romantic hideaway deep in the Sutherland hills on the owner’s croft with sheep and beef cattle. Over 200 years old and accessed by a track, it has 2ft thick stone walls and traditional tin roof, and has undergone a unique and innovative conversion, together with an adjoining stone barn. Transformed into a holiday home offering a bright and contemporary living space, it retains the very best of its original charm. A large wood burner and uninterrupted views across miles of open hillside, as well as a hot tub on the elevated decking outside, add to the experience.

Holiday Cottage Inverness Log Fire Sea Views This remote detached Holiday Cottage has a homely Log Fire and enjoys magnificent sea views over the Moray Firth to the Highland capital of Inverness just 4 miles away. Woodpecker Cottage is a tastefully renovated holiday cottage is set next to the owner’s home in 2 acres of shared grounds. A garden gate leads to miles of forestry paths on Ord Hill, which boasts abundant wildlife and hill-fort. Sleeps 2 from £280 Per Week.

Highland Lochside Hideaway cottage’ Loch Shore Cottage is detached and sits on the shores of Loch Long with outstanding views over the loch. You will truly love the loch side location and enjoy watching the local otters, amazing seabirds and the wonderful landscape from the comfort of your garden. Sleeps 6, weekly rentals from £419

Luxury Detached Villa Inverness Sea Views Hot Tub – Inverness North Kessock, Perfect for large groups this Luxury detached villa with private Hot Tub enjoys spectacular, panoramic sea views over the waters of the inner Moray Firth and the Highland capital city of Inverness. Balnacraig, has been equipped and furnished to a high standard to ensure as comfortable and relaxing holiday as possible. Set in the small hamlet of Craigton and a short distance from the seaside village of North Kessock, Balnacraig makes the perfect base for exploring the beautiful part of the northern Highlands. Sleeps 10, sorry no Pets from £1225 P/W

Luxury Detached Cottage Glencoe Mountain Views – Glen Coe Fort William Highlands, situated close to Glen Coe this Luxury detached cottage was built to take full advantage of the breathtaking mountain views, with first floor panoramic windows and doors leading to two spacious balconies. Despite its seclusion, the house is ideally located for all outdoor activities including hill walking, climbing, golf, horse riding, mountain biking, skiing, fishing and kayaking. There is an abundance of wildlife to be seen in this stunning location. Locally there are craft shops, tea rooms and a visitor centre. Shop 3 miles, pub 1 mile. Sleeps 5, 3 Bedrooms, sorry no Pets – from £535 P/W

Sea View Holiday Cottage Kinlochbervie This Holiday Cottage enjoys stunning Sea Views and is superbly located in the north west fishing port of Kinlochbervie, Stherland just yards from the shore, this detached bungalow has a stunning view over Loch Inchard to Ben Arkle. There is a fish market most evenings and the village is surrounded by superb hills and mountains all suitable for walking and climbing. Of interest locally are Cape Wrath lighthouse, Handa Island Bird Sanctuary and spectacular white sandy beaches all of which are within easy reach.

Self Catering Ullapool Pet Friendly Perfect for Pet Friendly Holidays this Self Catering Cottage is et in its own gardens and surrounded by open farmland and hills, close to the shore of Little Loch Broom. Number 1 is a delightful, single-storey cottage offering complete peace and seclusion. This exceptionally well-presented cottage is ideal for couples wishing to get away from it all and relax in a quiet and secluded setting whilst enjoying a very high level of comfort.


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