Set in the Northern Highlands where the lochs are deep, the air clear and the long beaches perfect for meandering along, there is space and time to refresh the mind, indulge in passions and revive the spirits at Balnagown. Set amidst the natural splendour of Easter Ross, Balnagown Estate - historic seat of the Clan Ross - is a rich blend of farmland, woodland and heather-clad hills and is just a mere 30 minutes’ drive from Inverness ...
Nestling on a wooded hillside in a wonderful south-facing position overlooking Birnam Hill and Dunkeld Cathedral, this stylish, bright and spacious detached single-storey property is the ideal holiday base to explore the historic town of Dunkeld – only a 10-minute walk – and its selection of shops, pubs and restaurants. In the immediate vicinity are beautiful walks along the River Tay, a network of well-marked forestry paths and cycle routes. Also nearby is the Loch of Lowes Wildlife Centre.
This unique, charming single-storey cottage is set on the edge of the picturesque village of St Fillans which is on the shore of Loch Earn. Standing detached in a very secluded location in the extensive grounds of the owners home, the cottage also enjoys a sunny sheltered terrace and shared tennis court. The area is ideal for fishing, golf, hill walkers and water sports enthusiasts. Easy access to Loch Lomond and the Trossachs National Park.
Situated on the shores of Loch Long in the Loch Lomond and Trossachs National Park, this Victorian listed cottage has been stunningly restored. Standing detached at the end of the restored Blairmore Pier the holiday property offers a variety of activities including walking, fishing, cycling, golf, quad biking and a range of watersports. The area abounds with wildlife and visitors can take a leisurely stroll through magnificent woodland gardens at nearby Benmore Botanic Gardens.
Silver Birch Lodge is a beautiful eco lodge situated not far from the City of Inverness. An ideal Honeymoon retreat, the property has been awarded a Five Star grading from Visit Scotland. The property oozes luxury with contemporary hand crafted furniture, quality bed linen, towels and complimentary toiletries, there's even a round whirlpool bath! Technology wise this property has it all, under floor heating, Flat Screen HD TV, Blu-Ray DVD, wifi internet access and a multi room sound system.
Of a high standard, Goose Cottage is a single-storey holiday property set in shared, mature and spectacular grounds. Wildlife is usually plentiful and there are fine views towards Oban Bay and the loch from the garden area. Oban town (shops, bars and restaurants) is 1 mile; from its bustling harbour, boat trips leave for Mull and Iona. Enjoy Glencoe, Inveraray, sea safaris from Easdale. Shops
Shore Croft is a beautiful, romantic holiday house, sitting forty metres from a pebble beach, on a headland, looking out to Loch Ewe and to the open sea.
The house has been designed and built to maximise the wonderful views from every angle. With Gairloch only 20 minutes away it is an ideal base from which to explore the unique landscape of Wester Ross, Torridon and beyond. Everything is beautifully arranged to provide the best facilities you could expect for a romantic retreat for two. The en-suite master bedroom has sea views, spacious kitchen/diner and large sitting room with an open fire, both open onto decking with views across the beach, loch and sea. This unique house will ensure a memorable and romantic holiday.
Situated on the edge of a hillside, amongst wild highland landscape with only the deer and foxes close by. This traditional highland cottage provides a perfect holiday retreat to relax and unwind from the pressures of everyday life. Good eating out places at Ullapool and Achiltibuie, splendid climbing all around, an abundance of plants and wildlife to enjoy, perfect peace and solitude. Shops and pubs 5 miles.
Peacefully set within the pretty hamlet of Kincraigie, amidst the beautiful Perthshire countryside, this traditionally built detached stone cottage has been renovated to a very high standard. It has a lovely enclosed garden where visitors can relax. Alternatively, loch and hillside walks are possible directly from the door. Historic Dunkeld with its cathedral and restored 17th-century buildings lies just 6 miles south and is well worth a visit.
With distant and dramatic views of the Cuillin Hills on the Isle of Skye, this superbly situated family croft house has been renovated and tastefully furnished, and nestles quietly in the hamlet of Culduie. The Applecross Inn (3 miles up the coast) is renowned for its local seafood. The road inland from Applecross crosses over the highest mountain pass in the British Isles. Secluded and sandy coral beach 4 miles. Loch and sea fishing nearby. Walks from the doorstep.
Romantic hideaway. This charming thatched roofed croft holiday home is an original Skye ’Black House’ which has been sympathetically and thoughtfully renovated. It is bright and welcoming and nestles in this popular part of the island where the scenery and the sea views to the Hebrides are unsurpassed. Local places of interest are Dunvegan Castle, Flora MacDonald’s grave, a local outdoor activity centre which organises archery, canoeing, walking, cycling...
Wonderful open views. This romantic, detached, thatched hideaway situated on the northern coast of the island is a modernised "Old Black House". Fitted and furnished to a good standard it is ideal accommodation for a "get away from it all holiday". The scenery and sea views to the Outer Hebrides up here are lovely. Climbing, walking, cycling and archery courses can be arranged at the nearby activity centre.
Mountain scenery. On a working croft amidst magnificent mountain and glen scenery, this detached character cottage is set in splendid hills. It can be described as a walker’s paradise for all levels of rambling and mountaineering. The River Carron runs close by and the area supports a wealth of wild and bird life - red deer, otters, pine marten, sea and golden eagles, golden plover and many other interesting species.
Reid’s Cottage, a bright and cosy Highland croft house, enjoys an elevated position with panoramic views over the village of Lairg, waters of the Loch Shin and towards the hills beyond. Furnished and equipped to very high standards, they ensure a comfortable and pleasant holiday in this lovely part of the Highlands. Activities include mountain biking in the forest trails, fishing and stalking (by prior arrangement), hill walking or kayaking on the lochs and rivers.
Peaceful location/Working farm. This quaint former Bothy is situated on the owner’s farm adjacent to the farmhouse, in a peaceful location on the banks of the River Forth with open views of the Trossachs, the Ochils and the Gargunnock Hills.
Overlooking the gentle meandering bends of the River Dee where wild red deer roam, this former taxidermist’s workshop and cottage has been completely rebuilt under the ‘Mar Estate Golden Jubilee Project’. After lapsing into dereliction, this magnificently appointed property has been restored to its original 1884 timber construction, taking into account every last detail. Further enhanced by the addition of modern day facilities, it stands as a real gem of a holiday home, amidst spectacular scenery.
Corrodale is a luxury Hebridean cottage that is centrally located on the island of South Uist, Outer Hebrides. There are beautiful, unspoilt, peaceful beaches a short stroll from the cottage making it the idyllic location for a romantic getaway. The exterior of the cottage has been traditionally restored but offers all modern facilities within including a spa bath with chromatherapy technology. Relax and enjoy the magnificent sunsets whilst observing the vast variety of wildlife surrounding the cottage such as sea eagles, hen harriers, corncrake to name but a few.
The four cottages, "Tigh Phadraig", "Tigh Máiri", "Tigh Lachie" and "Tigh Seonag", each offer luxurious accommodation including a traditional veiled boxed bed (better than any four poster!), under floor heated stone floors throughout (absolutely wonderful on bare feet!), and a stove sits in the large stone fire place, prefect for watching the flickering flames & sipping at a wee dram. A well equipped fully fitted kitchen is also installed, but if you don't fancy cooking there are many fine restaurants on Skye. The cottages have been awarded Four Stars by the Scottish Tourist Board.
Luxurious honeymoon cottage with new hot tub in the garden. Luxury master bedroom with king-size bed and en-suite shower. Seperate bathroom and wet-room. Internet TV, WiFi and iPod station. Curl up on our comfortable Italian-leather suite in front of our designer wood-burning stove.
One gorgeously grown up romantic hideaway, very private, very different for luxury short breaks under the radar. Castaway across Loch Nevis to this stunning new contemporary bolt hole on the edge of Loch Nevis set in it's own private woodland on the Knoydart Peninsula. Relax in our large outdoor hot tub under the stars. Infra red sauna, underfloor heating, wood stove, 7ft bed antique canopy bed, luxury robes, wood stove, BBQ, coffee machine, freestanding bath, running machine, antique furniture, Blue ray DVD player, WiFi. In house masseuse treatments available.
Pier Cottage is the ultimate romantic get-away. Stunning views to Skye from south deck over looking the water, rocky shoreline & BBQ spot, but also a cosy cottage with wood stove for snug night in.
Watching the tide ebb & flow from Kitchen table gives relaxing Otter & Bird watching opportunities. Locally Canoeing and Coastal Walks. Torridon Mountains are less than an hour’s drive, for that classic Scottish Mountaineering day. Pier Cottage is close to Applecross Inn and Walled Garden serving local seafood for that memorable romantic evening.
Situated within the Loch Lomond and Trossachs National Park, this traditional crofters cottage has been extended to provide spacious, modern holiday accommodation while retaining many original features such as exposed beams, stone walls and log burners. The cottage sits directly at the foot of the Cobbler ...
Spectacularly set close to a secluded shingle beach and private mooring, this detached property has an enviable location and is perfect for those looking for peace and quiet. The property is beautifully furnished and commands stunning sea views over Loch Shieldaig and the sea. Seals and otters are a common sight from the house, which is guaranteed to keep the whole family fascinated for hours.
With outstanding views over the waters of Loch Pooltiel towards Dunvegan Head and the Outer Isles, this detached former croft house has been lovingly restored to provide a high standard of holiday accommodation. With direct access to miles of unrestricted croftland bounded by dramatic sea cliffs and unspoilt beaches, it makes an ideal base for exploring the many memorable delights of Skye or just watching the ever-changing scenery.
Set within the stunning scenery of Loch Lomond and Trossachs National Park, only 150 yards from Loch Katrine, this two-bedroomed luxury cottage with a log burning stove is the perfect place to explore the area. A variety of walks can be found on the doorstep from quiet lochside or forest walks to the more challenging Corbetts of Ben Ledi and Ben Venue or the Munros of the Southern Highlands including Ben Lomond.
Free wi-fi and secure bike storage provided.
Turf-roofed lodge/cabin. On the shores of Loch Hosta with panoramic views, this turf-roofed lodge/cabin offers an idyllic holiday retreat. The incredible landscape surrounding the lodge is a paradise for outdoor and wildlife enthusiasts. Loch Hosta is one of the best fishing lochs on the island and home to many visiting birds ranging from golden eagles to corncrakes.
In a romantic setting amid stunning scenery, made famous by the BBC’s Monarch of the Glen TV series, these two architect-designed, timber clad, adjoining properties make a truly tranquil holiday retreat. They can be booked individually or together for two couples, and are set within an enclosed garden, each with its own private sitting-out area. Oozing character and warmth, each have their own charms and both benefit from cosy wood-burning stoves in the living room and sheepskin rugs on oak floors.
Enjoying a superb, secluded setting with outstanding bay views, this 18th-century shepherd's cottage is set next to 2 miles of golden sand; a turquoise blue sea with twisting otters and bobbing seals; the Cuillins of Skye on the horizon, with mountains, moorlands and forests behind. Attractively and comfortably refurbished, it has its own garden and conservatory with far-reaching views to Skye, and offers a cosy hideaway for all seasons, with a friendly hotel a short walk.
All on first floor: Living room with sofa bed (for alternative sleeping only). Dining room/kitchen. 1 double (zip and link) bedroom. Bathroom with toilet.Oil CH, elec, bed linen and towels inc. T/cot and h/chair on request. DVD. CD. Elec cooker. M/wave. W/machine. T/dryer. Shared 30-acre grounds and shared lawned garden with furniture. Parking (1 car). No smoking.
Close to Loch Lomond, this light and airy cottage style accommodation has French windows, woodburning stove and small secluded walled garden. Excellent walking and cycling. Gareloch is just down the lane with a launching slip, ideal for canoeing, windsurfing, dinghies and fishing. Loch Lomond National Park and golf course, 15 minutes. Monro's, Cobbler 20 minutes, Ben Lomond 40 minutes. Helensburgh 10 minutes, Glasgow 45 minutes.
A warm welcome awaits you at this wonderful holiday cottage. Just yards from the beach, it is perfectly placed in the heart of the popular village of Gairloch. It enjoys wonderful views of the waters of Loch Gairloch and on towards the Wester Ross Hills, and boasts a two-person steam shower house. The area is renowned for stunning, unspoilt scenery with a wealth of activities available - fishing, water sports, golf, climbing and mountain biking to name but a few.
The perfect hideaway for two at any time of year!
One-bedroomed lodges nestling alongside the River Spean at Spean Bridge. Tastefully decorated, comfortably furnished and well equipped, each lodge sleeps 2 in one bedroom. Centrally located for walking, sightseeing and varied activities. On lazy days you can take advantage of our river frontage, and perhaps land a trout for dinner, or just relax in the peace and quiet of five acres of woodland and garden. Perfect for couples.
For that truly romantic holiday experience, why not visit us here at Crofters Cottage.
Crofters Cottage is a newly built 'blackhouse' on Skye. The design has been based on the traditional croft house associated with Skye in the 1800's. The cottage has been thoughtfully planned to give the ultimate blackhouse experience, with a few extras to make your romantic getaway really memorable. Experience a taste of how our ancestors used to live, combined with the luxury of high standard modern fittings, in this beautifully furnished 5-star cottage.
Croft 103 could possibly be the most romantic, highly individual bolthole to be found anywhere. Two five-star award winning, state of the eco art lochside cottages, Hill and Shore Cottage on the shores of Loch Eriboll, in North West Sutherland, Croft103 is set in an area of unparalleled natural beauty. These stunning low impact buildings benefit from the very best in traditional craftsmanship and cutting-edge contemporary design, with their own wind turbine and solar panels so carbon negative. Merging into the rocky watery landscape with big, big windows, underfloor heating, 7ft bed, outside solar tub, wood stove and high tech appliances. One bedroom. Open all Year Round. Croft 103 has created the ultimate escape for couples who want to be a world away from it all - together.
Within easy walking distance of the beautiful River Naver and woodlands, this croft house which has been renovated to the highest standards offers very comfortable accommodation in a secluded setting. Visitors are welcome to explore the 60 acre fenced grounds of the croft, which is located close to the edge of the famous flow country, and offers an ideal base for touring ...
This secluded and spacious cottage with its own walled garden, enjoys a gloriously sunny position on the seashore with spectacular views towards the islands of Raasay, Rona and Skye. Reached via a quarter-mile track, this former school house has been tastefully converted, whilst retaining interesting original features; formerly classrooms, the living-room and kitchen feature lovely high ceilings, and there is a large picture window in the hall, ideal for viewing wonderful sunsets and abundant wildlife.
Located on the shores of a sea loch in the heart of the picturesque, unspoilt village of Lochcarron and with breathtaking views over the water towards the Attadale Hills, this traditional, detached holiday cottage has been beautifully renovated to a high standard for a relaxing and enjoyable holiday. Set along the village road, it is ideally located to explore the West Highlands and the Isle of Skye.
Hill walking and fishing. Enjoy the splendour and magnificence of Strathconon. A beautiful glen deep in the Highlands. This studio cottage, a spacious detached holiday property, offers the holidaymaker cosy accommodation ...
In a romantic setting amid stunning scenery, made famous by the BBC’s Monarch of the Glen TV series, these two architect-designed, timber clad, adjoining properties (Baltinna West UTY and Baltinna East SGGW) make a truly tranquil holiday retreat. They can be booked individually or together for two couples, and are set within an enclosed garden, each with its own private sitting-out area.
This traditional highland croft house was renovated to make the most of its light, bright interior, with superb views across the Fairy Glen and around to Uig Bay. It is set directly above the attractive Glen Conon, in a quiet, rural location, with a large garden surrounded by croft land. The cottage is ideally situated for walking, hill climbing, bird watching and enjoying the outdoors, with Trotternish Ridge and Ben Edra mountain within walking distance from the front door.
From its lochside setting in the pretty National Trust village of Plockton, this charming and comfortable listed cottage enjoys views of Plockton harbour and Duncraig Castle from the bedrooms. Positioned on Plockton’s old pier at the edge of Loch Carron and attached to the owner’s home, it is convenient for the village’s shops, inns and seafood restaurants.
This delightful holiday cottage, totally renovated and refurbished, sits in its own garden in a quiet, rural village overlooking the River Dulnain. Situated in the heart of the Cairngorms National Park, wildlife abounds in the area. The Cairngorms Mountain Range has challenging climbing, or take the funicular railway to the top to appreciate the magnificent scenery. Golfing, fishing and adventure sports available.
Situated in a spectacular location ideal for a quiet getaway. This most attractively renovated detached crofthouse makes a fine base from which to explore the magic of the Island of Skye. Furnished and fitted to a high standard with bright rooms, the cottage enjoys an elevated position on a small croft. Walking, cycling, climbing, bird watching, and touring Skye and Wester Ross, Plockton and Dornie are a must ...
This beautifully presented, cosy holiday cottage enjoys a peaceful setting linked to Peinmore House, 2 miles from the bustling town of Portree. Adjacent to the owner’s home, it is a perfect base for a Highland holiday. A wonderful area for climbing, fishing, mountain biking, canoeing and sea trips. Less energetic guests can meander along the many unspoilt beaches and watch the large variety of bird and sea life.
Enjoy the splendour and magnificence of Strathconon, a beautiful glen deep in the Highlands. The Old Gun House is a spacious detached property offering the holidaymaker a good standard of accommodation in a ’get away from it all’ location. Hill walking, river and loch fishing (permits available from the estate office) and an abundance of wildlife help to add to the enjoyment of the Brigadoon type glen.
Ardgour is the romantic backdrop for this couples retreat with spectacular views. This delightful former shepherd's bothy combines a traditional-looking croft exterior with luxurious, contemporary interiors.
Only 5 minutes drive from the Corran ferry, this one bedroom cottage offers a unique rural escape. Well equipped kitchen, cosy lounge with log burning stove, iPod dock, WiFi, large patio doors to terrrace with garden furniture and BBQ, luxury bathroom with waterfall shower and jacuzzi bath, sunny bedroom with king-size bed and luxurious bed linen. Ideally sited for outdoor activities and touring the area.
Luxury Hebridean Holiday Cottage. Abhainn cottage has been completely renovated to provide luxury holiday accommodation of an exceptionally high standard.
Our amazing, VisitScotland Five Star, dwellings at Coillabus on Islay are designed with romance in mind and have all the right ingredients for your fabulous island honeymoon. What could be more romantic than a turfed-roof cottage on a secluded Scottish hillside; your own cedar hot tub filled with spring water under a canopy of stars and sunset skies; crisp organic linen and fine wool duvets on an ultra comfy Hypnos bed; a double-ended bath, sumptuous robes and thick organic towels? "All the comforts of a top notch hotel ... but all to yourself."
Specially designed to offer everything you'd get from a chic city centre hotel but with added privacy and a beautiful setting to boot. Each lodge has a huge spa bathroom boasting a sauna, monsoon shower and double-ended spa bath with a colour therapy setting. When you're feeling nicely chilled out, you can become even more so by having a spa treatment in the comfortable surroundings of your lodge. There are plenty of deserted beaches for romantic strolls, and yet Stornoway Airport is just 20 minutes away, so it's easy enough to reach your peaceful haven.
With splendid views of the Five Sisters of Kintail and Loch Duich, these three comfortable, single-storey cottages are ideally placed for touring north-west Scotland and the Isle of Skye, making this an ideal holiday location for walkers and mountain climbers. Furnished and equipped to the S.T.B. '4 Stars' grading, each has its own garden where a resident pine marten visits all three properties, and a slipway is available for visitor's boats.
Nestling against a small heather clad hillock, this cosy holiday cottage will appeal to those wishing to enjoy peace and tranquillity coupled with stunning scenery. Situated on the Sleat Peninsula, known as the 'Garden of Skye', the area is patterned with numerous lochs, green fields and woodlands. Armadale Castle, Gardens and Visitors Centre and the ferry to Mallaig is just a short drive.
Tastefully renovated, this 200-year-old single-storey, former steading stands wonderfully positioned on the edge of the Highland village of Drumnadrochit, a short walk through an ancient forest to Loch Ness. This lovely property is ideal for couples looking for a peaceful hideaway with facilities within easy walking distance. Drumnadrochit offers visitors exhibitions, cruises, pleasant walking, pony trekking and golf.
This bright and attractive first floor holiday apartment, situated in the grounds of the owner’s property, enjoys stunning views across Strathglass. The balcony overlooks spacious gardens set in mature birch woodlands, bordered by a pretty stream. It is an ideal base to relax and explore the Highlands, with many tourist attractions a short drive away. Local amenities include fishing, walking and bird watching in this Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Glen Affric and Strathfarrar are both close by.
Breathtakingly positioned amid National Trust woodland, in an enviable setting just yards from the shore, this tastefully renovated detached cottage is finished to a high standard. With splendid sweeping views across Loch Alsh towards the Isle of Skye, this is an ideal location for observing wildlife or listening to the sound of the waves lapping the shore. Majestic Eilean Donan Castle, the fine restaurants and excellent hiking terrain on Skye, and the scenic villages of Applecross and Glenelg are just a selection of the treats awaiting guests at Aros.
Boasting stunning views across Loch Duich to the mountains of Skye, this very comfortable property is set right on the shore in its own little bay, with the Five Sisters of Kintail as a spectacular backdrop. Its lochside garden offers opportunities to observe a family of otters and abundant wildlife. Superb walking and climbing. Sea fishing from the shore.
The Kilchoan Estate enjoys an idyllic and peaceful setting, facing south on the north shore of Loch Melfort. Delightfully secluded near the end of a 5-mile single-track road, it commands magnificent views over the loch and the islands of Shuna and Luing, to Scarba and Jura beyond.
Well-placed on the hillside to enjoy magnificent coastal views across the sea to the Outer Hebrides, and untouched by the rapid development of this corner of the island, this delightful detached holiday property is an ideal retreat to unwind and relax at any time of year. Standing alone and accessed by a track, its location allows the splendour of this ...
Set amidst the hills of the Southern Uplands, these beautifully restored, detached holiday cottages set on the banks of a rushing stream offer a relaxing getaway. They are accessed by a track and situated in 3000 acres of undisturbed woodland, wetland and other natural habitats, recognised for their importance by their designations as SSSIs.