If you want to have a wonderful vacation in Scotland, you should consider booking a holiday home. There are many options available, but you can’t go wrong with a cosy cottage in the Scottish countryside. Here are some options: An Cos Shieldaig, Kilmartin Castle, Gairnshiel Lodge, and Mint Croft Cottages. All of them are great options for your stay in Scotland.
An Cos Shieldaig
Located in the beautiful Highland village of Shieldaig, An Cos is a luxury self-catering with stunning sea views and flexibility in sleeping arrangements. With five bedrooms and four bathrooms, the house can comfortably accommodate up to 10 people and is an ideal retreat for small groups or families. The house is located just five minutes from the village’s shops and pub. The island offers wonderful walking and fishing, and you’ll love the many outdoor activities on offer.
An Cos Shieldaig is a picture-perfect Scottish holiday home that has everything you need for an unforgettable stay. Its spacious kitchen boasts modern appliances and a view of the sea. It has a Nespresso coffee machine, juicer, bread maker, food processor, dishwasher, wine cooler, double oven, and microwave. There’s also ample cupboard space and a double sink for washing up.
The stunning views from the 5 bedrooms of this luxury Scottish holiday home will make your holiday complete. The location is stunning, and the owners have thought of everything for guests. The cottage is the perfect base for a family holiday, and the views make it the perfect spot to enjoy stunning sunsets. Its comfortable and cosy interior will make for a wonderful stay no matter what the weather is like. An Cos is one of our most popular properties, so don’t wait!
If you want to have a luxurious vacation without the usual hassles and stress of a hotel, Kilmartin Castle is the right choice. This five-bedroom castle is privately owned and sleeps ten people. You can cook all of your own meals, or hire a chef for a few nights. A kitchen in this castle has all the modern appliances you would need. A dishwasher, toaster, coffee maker, and a cooker are included.
The house has five bedrooms and was completely renovated in 2018. The original stone walls were exposed, requiring a new damp-proof course. The chimney was rebuilt too short, blowing the smoke back in. This resulted in a complete redesign of the property. The new owners now have a holiday home that has all the comforts of home and more. There are no other holiday homes like this one! The perfect holiday home for a family with children!
Stef and Simo, the owners of Kilmartin Castle, are a passionate couple with a passion for Scotland and antiques and artwork. Their aim is to provide their guests with an authentic experience in a castle that will leave a lasting impression on them. The walls of the castle have a distressed patina and the floorboards are loose in places. The bedrooms are decorated with 400 thread-count Egyptian cotton sheets. The owners have added modern pieces as well as vintage ones that accentuate the old fashioned style.
If you’re looking for a luxury Scottish holiday home, look no further than Gairnshiel Lodge. Run by a Belgian family, this luxurious holiday home is far from a kid-friendly option. Its flatulent black labrador, Ozzy, loves to go on hunting trips with guests and even has a toy bunny in his mouth! Other highlights of Gairnshiel Lodge include its woodburning stove, multiple fireplace-lit lounges, a coffee table covered in books about the Japanese aesthetic of wabi-sabi, and a huge timber dining table.
The historic lodge was built during the Victorian era and has been refurbished to provide luxury holidays to guests. Built in 1746, the estate has been a holiday home for royals and other dignitaries since its opening. Today, the lodge is a stunning holiday home in Scotland, and you can enjoy its spacious interior and spectacular views of the surrounding landscape. The property is located 50 miles west of Aberdeen and is just six miles from Ballater.
Guests can book this luxurious Scottish holiday home for a family reunion or a private party. It’s conveniently located near castles and whisky distilleries, and is close to numerous outdoor pursuits. You can also go horse-riding on the Balmoral estate, and enjoy rough shooting and fishing with local guide company Scotsport Travel. Gairnshiel is the perfect venue for any type of event, whether it’s a large family reunion or a house party.
Mint Croft Cottages
Two luxury self-catering cottages on the Isle of Skye offer sea views and are recommended by many publications. Guests can also enjoy the luxury of private parking and WiFi. The interiors of the cottages feature wood, stone, wool and linen. Designer Fired Earth bathrooms and Devol kitchens are featured. Outside, guests can relax by the fire, and enjoy the views from the spacious patio.
In addition to a peaceful setting, Mint Croft is surrounded by plenty of activities, including the world famous Three Chimneys. A nearby restaurant serves local seafood and live Scottish music. A digital guide to the Isle of Skye is also included. It highlights the stunning landscape and local wildlife, as well as craft makers and traditional Scottish music. It is also the perfect place to host a romantic getaway.
The property offers two stone-built bedroom suites, each with its own front door. Guests can also relax in the welcoming guest sitting room, which doubles as the library of the main croft house. The owners are on hand if guests have any questions, and they’re also happy to answer any questions they may have. Guests should bring their pets when visiting the cottages. Those with a family can enjoy a romantic break in Scotland with Shaz and Ali.
Treshnish in the Isle of Mull
If you are looking for a peaceful and relaxing holiday on the Isle of Mull, look no further than a holiday at Treshnish Cottages. The traditional farmhouses are converted into luxury self catering cottages and are located just a mile from Calgary Bay. They are eco friendly and stylish, and feature a range of modern comforts. Each cottage has been sympathetically restored with traditional and contemporary furnishings, and many of them feature original artwork.
The area is also renowned for its wildlife, with golden and sea eagles calling the island home. This holiday home is a great place to go wildlife watching with little ones. While the rocky shores are hard to reach for little legs, you can visit the Mull Aquarium and touch pool to see the island’s marine life up close. If you’re interested in exploring the history and culture of the area, you can also visit Dun Ara Castle and the Hebridean Whale & Dolphin Trust.
Guests can get in touch with wildlife by using the phone or through the website. The island is home to a range of birdlife, including the elusive puffin, a sea turtle, and a variety of other birds. In addition, Treshnish Farm has received the RSPB UK Nature of Farming Award for its efforts to protect and promote biodiversity. Photographers will be delighted to stay at Treshnish in the Isle of Mull as there is no light pollution here. Views of the Milky Way and the Aurora Borealis can be captured with a digital camera. Even pets are allowed at Treshnish in the Isle of Mull, as long as they behave well.
Larach Sithe means ‘temperate place’ in Gaelic, and this large and modern house sleeps up to 14 people in five en-suite bedrooms. Ideal for large families or groups, it is set on a quiet croft near the friendly town of Glenelg. It has an open-air aspect and views across the valley. This property has been recently renovated. It is a popular choice for guests wanting to experience rural life in the Scottish Highlands.
Larach Sithe is located in Kyle, Glenelg, and Scalasaig. The property features a postcode and telephone number, as well as photos, videos, and directions to get to it. No reviews are currently available for Larach Sithe, but you can still read what other guests have had to say about it. Alternatively, you can visit their website to read reviews left by others.
This property is a wonderful choice for families with children, and has numerous features that will make your stay even more enjoyable. There is also a slow cooker, toilet roll, and great facilities for kids. The property is also near the city center. It also has spectacular heritage rooms, and is easily accessible from the motorway. Whether you’re celebrating a wedding or a birthday, Larach Sithe Holiday Home Scotland is the perfect place to stay.
Blue Door accommodation
If you want to explore the Scottish countryside from a comfortable base, then you should consider staying in one of the many holiday cottages in the Blue Door. The Blue Door cottages are converted from old farm buildings, one of which was a redundant 18th century building. The other property, the Hen House, is an 18th century small barn. The cottages are set in the countryside, in a small hamlet called Sherwood, on the lower slopes of the Quantock Hills. The cottages are located alongside narrow winding lanes and are perfect for small families and couples.
The Blue Door is a characterful terraced cottage that offers accommodation for up to six people. Located just a few minutes’ walk from the National Trust for Scotland’s Broughton House, the cottage has a garden and is near a golf course. There is free WiFi in the cottage, and you can enjoy the beautifully maintained garden. This holiday property allows pets, and you can even play tennis or golf on the premises.
If you are looking for a family holiday cottage in the Highlands, the Loch Lomond Lodge in central Scotland offers spacious, modern holiday cottages that sleep anywhere from two to sixteen people. This large Scottish holiday accommodation is fully catered, partially catered, or self-catering. The cottages include a separate staff cottage with two ensuite bedrooms. It’s not easy to find large holiday accommodation for a large group, but luckily, the Loch Lomond Lodge has plenty to offer.