Hillhead Self-Catering holidays by beautiful Achmelvich Beach, with it's safe clean white shell sands, a very popular area for walking, climbing, wild-life in abundance, fauna, swimming, sailing, surfing, fishing, and of course - relaxing in our clean clear air. Our Caravans are modern and very clean and well equipped. Near Lochinver village with numerous eating places, two small supermarkets, butchers, newsagents, chandlery, Doctors surgery, leisure centre, harbour slip, fuel station, post office, police station. We Celebrated our 50th year in 2015.
Swallow Byre is a newly completed renovation of a traditional barn. Situated just seven miles from the village of Lochinver the property is ideally located for exploring the Assynt Peninsula and its spectacular coastline. The property is ideal for two but can accommodate an additional one adult or two children with the use of a sofa-bed. The renovation has retained much of the original character of the building making this property somewhat unique.
Situated in a peaceful croft location under 2 miles south of the village of Lochinver, this is a perfect base for your holiday in Assynt - easy access to walks, beaches, fishing & local amenities. This well appointed croft house has been renovated to a high standard and has a fully equipped kitchen. It sleeps 4 (1 double + 1 twin bedroom - bedlinen supplied) and oil central heating / electricity, free WiFi, and evening, weekend local / national calls are all included.
Rientraid Cottage is a traditional, detached house set in a spectacular location amongst one of Scotland’s most dramatic and rugged landscapes near Lochinver (18.5 miles) in Sutherland, with a stunning view out over Loch a’Chairn Bhain. The cottage is ‘off grid’ with a generator that provides electricity and no other houses for miles around making this is the perfect retreat for those with a sense of adventure that appreciate peace, quiet and magnificent scenery.
Quality chalets set amongst magnificent scenery, with coastal sea and mountain views. A choice of properties from a luxury 1 bedroom chalet with whirlpool spa bath or a quality 2 bedroom chalet, sleeping 4 persons. Each chalet has its own balcony with garden furniture. We also have a 2 bedroom cottage with Jacuzzi bath and stunning views over the bay/harbour. Very well appointed, fully equipped with all modern conveniences, making this an ideal 'home from home'. Open all year.
Sitting high on the hill above Eddrachillis Bay, Buailard's sitting room overlooks some of the most spectacular and breataking wilderness scenery in Europe. Guests have been known to while away an entire day watching the unfolding drama of the mountains, sea and weather.
The comfortable living/dining room looks right out across the bay to Handa Island, there is a cosy den, well equipped kitchen, three bedrooms, and garden. Comfortably furnished, warm and well equipped, Buailard is open all year.
Assynt Cottage is a newly renovated, traditional crofthouse on the Stoer Penninsula near Lochinver, Sutherland. This exceptionally comfortable home has fantastic views of Sutherland's major mountains, the sea, and in the distance, the Western Isles. Recently renovated and decorated Assynt Cottage sleeps 4 (1 double, 1 twin) and sits in a large, private and enclosed garden. The house faces South and benefits from spectacular open views. The small fishing port of Lochinver is a 15 minute drive away and provides a range of facilities. Prices range from £430 to £595 per week including central heating, electricity and linen.
Unst chalet is situated in the corner of Inverkirkaig bay, set in the county of Sutherland, a lovely and unspoilt part of the Scottish highlands. The Chalet is about 20 metres from the waters edge. Just outside of the chalet, there is a picnic bench set on a vantage point overlooking the bay, where you can dine alfresco at any time of day. Taking breakfast outside, accompanied by the sights and sounds of the bay, is a fine way to set you up for the day and leave behind the cares and worries of everyday life
Badnaban is a small crofting township located near the picturesque fishing village of Lochinver, in the far North West Highlands of Scotland, an area renowned for its stunning scenery. This large, spacious, and very well appointed self catering cottage is set in a secluded spot with a lovely private feel and is ideal to get away from it all and relax in the peace and quiet of the Highlands. Alternatively it can also be used as a base to explore the exceptional beauty of the nearby surroundings and beyond.
Single storey whitewashed cottage with beautiful views of Canisp nestling on the hill just 1 mile north of 'Knockan Crag'. Homely with a mix of traditional character and modern amenities providing a charming accommodation ideally situated for those in search of a rural getaway.
Sitting room with stone walls, wooden ceiling and woodburner are perfect for a cosy evening. Long windows in the spacious kitchen lead to the terrace; sit at the kitchen table viewing the splendid landscape. 2 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms make the cottage ideal for 4 persons.
Two individual one bedroom, architect designed, cabins surrounded by stunning scenery. 'Lazybed' was built in 2012 and 'Batbox' in 2016. Each cabin has lounge / fully equipped compact kitchen, floor to ceiling windows, wood burning stove, separate cosy double bedroom, bathroom with walk-in shower and under-floor heating, toilet and wash basin. Both have a generous deck and wonderful views to the tranquil sea loch of Inverkirkaig and remote Rubha na Breige peninsula.
2 night minimum stay. Open year round. Wi-Fi on site. See Enquiries page for costs and booking details.
Located 300m from the sea, with stunning panoramic views of the coastal and mountain scenery of Assynt, Meall Dubh is an ideal location for walking and enjoying the local beaches. Meall Dubh is a traditional stone built croft cottage, recently renovated to modern standards and has all modern amenities, including broadband internet. With 2 log burners and plenty of heating, the cottage is a really cosy and comfortable place to stay in any season or weather.
Achard, Gaelic for high field, has extensive views over the spectacular scenery of this part of the west coast of Scotland. The cottage comfortably sleeps 6 in 3 bedrooms (1 en-suite) and has a large, well equipped, kitchen-diner and a utility room. The spacious lounge has panoramic views, cosy open fire, and Freeview TV.
Situated 10 miles north of Lochinver, on the Stoer peninsula, Achard is perfect for visiting Handa Island, the Old Man of Stoer, Smoo Cave, Sandwood Bay and touring the area. Plenty of walks, beaches and wildlife on the doorstep - Achard makes a great base for a relaxing holiday.
This attractive and comfortable family owned chalet is an ideal base for exploring the mountains and coastline of this magnificent part of Scotland. It sleeps 4, and sits in its own grounds with spectacular views south over Lochbroom, the Summer Isles and beyond. There is so much to enjoy in the surrounding area with its rich history, landscape and wildlife. Or you may prefer just relaxing, unwinding and watching the dramatic sunsets and the starry night skies from the chalet deck.
A wonderful self catering holiday lodge, set in the hillside of Baddidarroch, overlooking the small fishing village of Lochinver that sleeps up to 6 guests in perfect luxury.
Waterloo House has a spacious and sociable open plan living area with well-equipped kitchen, TV, WiFi, stargazing equipment, wood burning stove and picturesque views across the water. 3 ensuite bedrooms, underfloor heating, outdoor hot tub with outstanding views, two balconies, private garden with BBQ. Watersports and fishing on the loch, many cycle routes and walks in the area.
Spacious, well equipped family holiday home comfortably accommodates 6 adults and 3 children. Secluded location at the end of a croft track within the North Assynt Estate. Direct access to hill lochs and a short walk from beach. The Brigs is midway round North Coast 500 route. Perfect for exploring the area or just relaxing in the garden, enjoying the stunning panorama of Clashnessie Bay, magnificent waterfall and surrounding unspoilt countryside.
Extras such as telephone calls, WiFi, power & linen included. Low season short breaks. See website for special offers.
Bruaich Rainich, the name is Gaelic for Bracken Brae, is a traditional crofters family home. Built from local stone during 1923 by the Grandfather of the current owner. Set in a peaceful hollow beneath the hills in the village of Polbain near Achiltibuie, every window provides stunning views of the island of Tanera, Loch Broom and the Torridon Mountains beyond.
The house is spacious, sunny and comfortable. The original timber panelling and period furniture retain the Highland charm of days gone by, while soft furnishings and a modern kitchen provide creature comforts unheard of when the house was built.
Sealladh Sitheil (Peaceful outlook) is a recently renovated croft house available for self-catering holiday rental. It sleeps 4 to 6.
Situated in Badenscallie in the majestic scenery of the Coigach peninsula, 20 miles north of Ullapool and 2 miles south of Achiltibuie, the house offers tranquility and magnificent views over the summer Isles, only 100yds from the beach, with miles of unspoilt rugged coastline to explore or head off uphill to the impressive Ben Mhor Coigach. Wildlife abounds for the observant with whales, seals, porpoises, eagles, deer, otters and much more or simply relax and let the ever changing light, sunsets or northern lights wash over you.
Beautiful 3 bed 2 bathroom cottage set in around half acre woodland garden on the Stoer peninsula. Close to fabulous beaches just off the NC500. Sleeps 6 comfortably in the 3 bedrooms. Stylishly furnished throughout with wood burning stove and featuring a second sitting room which adjoins the ground floor en-suite bedroom. No smoking throughout. Within a mile of Balchladich beach, 2 miles from Clachtoll beach and broch and 3 miles from Stoer lighthouse. A fabulous base from which to explore the stunning area.
Located two miles south east of Drumbeg, the single storey accommodation is comfortable and well equipped and includes two bedrooms, a fitted kitchen, dining room and sitting room with multi-fuel stoves, and a large lean-to play area for the children for rainy days. The pretty orchard garden is a wonderfully peaceful place to spend the evening, dining or simply relaxing.
Cruachan Holiday Home self catering accommodation is located in Lochinver, near the North Coast 500 (NC 500), with a view to the ocean, in the Assynt district of Sutherland. In some ways a holiday spent at Cruachan Holiday Home, located in Lochinver, feels as if you have gone back to a simpler time. Keep toasty with the wood fire stove while reading a good book.Enjoy one of many hikes through the woods, along streams and rivers or walk to the Inverkirkaig shore and listen to the crashing waves.
Stoer Bay Chalets are the perfect self catering retreat for an escape from the hustle and bustle of everyday living. A chance to recharge your batteries in some of the most stunning of surrounding.The cosy sitting rooms enjoy stunning views over Loch an Aigeil. Our chalets are nestled into the edge of the village of Stoer, 7 miles out of Lochinver. The perfect location for all with beautiful beaches and magnificant mountains all around.
An Airidh is a modernised croft house near Lochinver in Assynt, a parish in the south-west corner of Sutherland. The cottage is conveniently situated near Lochinver and the white sandy beaches at Achmelvich. It provides a great base for exploring this exceptional area of Sutherland with its unique mountains, numerous lochs, rivers and rugged coastline. It is good for walking, climbing, trout and salmon fishing, deer stalking, cycling, water sports and painting.
Ten A-frame lodges set in 45 acres of private estate, with uninterrupted views of Quinag and Loch a' Chàirn Bhàin. Each lodge is carefully positioned to make the most of the view whilst maintaining privacy. The Kylesku Hotel is a mere 7 minute walk, with its outstanding food and relaxed atmosphere.
Cath and Mike took over in 2016 and would love to welcome you for a short break or longer. Each lodge accommodates up to four persons with large patio doors opening onto balconies with spectacular views.
Canisp is a cosy, comfortably-furnished, modern bungalow 3 mls south of Lochinver, on its own 5 acre croft near Badnaban Bay. It has uninterrupted sea views and is an ideal base for exploring the unique scenery of Assynt and NW Sutherland. Open all year, Canisp is a perfect place to stay in any season or weather: ideal for walkers, photographers, anglers, bird and wildlife enthusiasts or those wishing to relax. Canisp offers dramatic sunsets, starry night skies and an opportunity for reflection.
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After travelling through the splendour of the scenery of the Scottish Highlands, and viewing the famous peaks of Quinag, Canisp and Suilven, you arrive in the beautiful and remote location of Culkein Bay. Few places can match these three timber self-catering chalets in their peaceful setting with wonderful views of the bay and mountains.
The chalets are situated close to the shoreline of Culkein Bay. They are compact and well maintained, providing simple and comfortable accommodation which is ideal for families, photographers, walkers and those seeking tranquility.
A lovely highland holiday cottage situated amidst the mountains, lochs and rivers of Assynt in north-west Sutherland – Just 2 miles from the beautiful village of Lochinver. Escape to the breathtaking beauty and enjoy the peace and tranquility of this highland cottage. We know you won’t forget it!
Ard Choille is situated in the picturesque village of Lochinver within walking distance of all local amenities. Open all year and heated throughout, the property comprises a fitted kitchen/diner with fridge/freezer, washer/dryer, cooker and microwave, sitting room with TV/DVD and a shower room. Two bedrooms (sleeping up to 7 people), one with views over the harbour and the other with a view of the village and Suilven. Outdoor seating in the garden. Rates include electricity, linen and towels. Short breaks available in winter. Free WiFi. Tariff ranges from £330 - £495.
Hilltop is a lovely single-storey, detached cottage situated in the rural, friendly community of Clachtoll, six miles from the fishing port of Lochinver in the Scottish Highlands. This cottage sleeps four people in two bedrooms, consisting of one double and one twin, as well as a bathroom. The cottage also has a kitchen with dining area and a sitting room with woodburning stove. Outside there's ample off road parking and an enclosed lawned garden. Hilltop is a lovely cottage that's in an get away from it all location.
Heatherbank is a former crofter's cottage situated on the way to Balchladich beach. Recently renovated to a high standard it provides cosy, comfortable accommodation for up to 4 guests. Situated 200m off the road up a private track it provides views to Quiniag to the north and over the Minch to Lewis to the west. The ground floor has a 35ft lounge/diner, fully equipped kitchen and bathroom with rolltop bath and separate shower. Upstairs are two bedrooms (1 double, 1 twin).
Situated by Culkein Bay beach with spectacular sea and mountain views, Seafield is a beautifully restored, traditional Highland Croft House dating from the 1880s. Offering peace and tranquillity, Seafield creates the perfect base for family and friends and is ideally placed for enjoying all this beautiful area has to offer. Comfortably accommodating up to 6 guests in 3 bedrooms, this delightful cottage is full of character and charm with flagstone flooring, exposed stonework, beamed ceilings and old-school style radiators.
Unique prime waterside location in Lochinver Bay, with breath taking views of spectacular mountain range, 10 minutes walk from Lochinver village and shops. Luxurious accommodation with every modern home comfort available, recently added for extra luxury are outdoor hot tubs in all properties, perfect for relaxing after spending your day walking, climbing or fishing.
Local family run, with a high standard of cleanliness.
Strathcraig is a traditional Highland crofter's cottage in spectacular Assynt scenery, just 2 miles from the village of Lochinver. Set in a croft where you can see red deer, roam the woods, fish from the rocks, look out for the local wildlife. On the ground floor there is a cosy sitting room, a lovely dining room with a wood-lined fitted kitchen off, and a bathroom with shower. Bedrooms are upstairs and comprise one double, one twin and a small single. There's ample room in the porch for boots, coats, etc.
20 yards from the shore of Loch Kirkaig - fully refurbished in a tasteful blend of traditional and contemporary style.
Large sunroom overlooking the bay (with glorious sunsets) with dining and seating areas and high end hifi. Separate lounge with log burner, 55” freeview tv, blue ray and high end hifi. Dining kitchen with all new appliances and large dining table. 3 double bedrooms.Two bathrooms. Large exotic garden with outdoor eating/seating areas and stream running to bay. Lochinver (shops, pubs, restaurants) 2.5 miles. Ideal base for exploring,walking, cycling, boating etc.
Bright, beautifully presented chalets on the coastline, overlooking the beautiful Summer Isles, with wi-fi and decking to enjoy the amazing scenery, sunsets, and to spot the wildlife on land and sea. A warm welcome, fantastic views from your sofa, and only a five minute walk from the family friendly bar which serves superb local seafood. Open all year, pets welcome, short breaks available at certain times of the year (2 nights minimum booking).
Lots of local walks to enjoy for all levels of walkers, and of course spectacular mountains to conquer!
The Ben is a one storey detached cottage positioned over the waters of Loch Broom, across from the picturesque town of Ullapool. It boasts two bedrooms; a king-size double and a single with a pull-out trundle bed, sleeping up to four guests altogether. Inside also comprises an open-plan living room with a kitchen, dining area and sitting area with an electric fire. To its exterior is ample off-road parking and views out across the stunning Loch Broom.
Balsfjord log cabin is situated on the north side of Inverkirkaig bay, overlooking the sea, three miles south of Lochinver. The local area contains some of the most beautiful scenery in Britain, dominated by steep, spectacular mountains, tranquil lochs and magnificent seascapes. There are fantastic opportunities for walking, bird watching, trout fishing on the many local lochs and salmon fishing on the rivers Inver & Kirkaig. Sleeps four people, strictly no pets please.
This charming holiday chalet occupies a secluded position overlooking lovely Inverkirkaig bay, 3 miles south of Lochinver in Assynt, northwest Scotland. Situated amidst the breath taking coastal and mountain scenery which characterises this remote area with geopark status, the chalet provides an ideal base for the pursuit of various outdoor activities such as fishing, hill walking, kayaking and bird watching. For those who enjoy life at a slower tempo, the scope for pleasurable relaxation in stunning surroundings is unsurpassed.
Kirkaig Chalets are the perfect place to unwind from the stresses of everyday life. Situated in Inverkirkaig the Chalets have uninterrupted views of tranquil Loch Kirkaig. Three miles from Lochinver, 35 miles north of Ullapool. The perfect base for a range of activities including hill walking, loch, river/sea fishing, wildlife and bird watching. Ideal base for Suilven, Stac Pollaidh and the other Assynt hills. Fully refurbished in 2019 including new kitchens and bathrooms. The chalets now have log burning stoves for those cosy nights in, no matter what the weather!
Creigard offers stunning mountain and sea views along with spectacular sunrises and sunsets. Relax in our light, airy, comfortable, tastefully furnished and well-equipped 4 star accommodation.
Lochinver village, Culag Woods, Badnaban and Inverkirkaig beaches (ideal for bird and wildlife watching), Falls of Kirkaig and the awe inspiring Suilven Mountain are all within walking distance of our peaceful hilltop location. Assynt, within Scotland's first northwest Geopark is a haven for outdoor pursuits with a variety of unspoilt beaches along the wild coastline; a breathing space in a magnificent landscape.
In the beautiful coastal community of Culkein Stoer, on the stunning west coast of Assynt, Culkein Pods offer comfortable, stylish retreats. Ideal for a short stay on the NC500 or for a longer escape to experience the local outdoor activities, wildlife, or just enjoy spectacular views from the Pods themselves.
Taking the concept of 'Glamping' to a new level - everything you could want from holiday accommodation. Our Pods enjoy many comforts including dorma bedding, full gas central heating, endless hot water, showers, cooking facilities, dishwashers, smart TV and excellent wi-fi.
Badagyle Cottage faces South East across Loch Badagyle to Ben Mor Coigach and three miles from the bottom of Stac Polly footpath. This cosy cottage has an oil Rayburn with drying pulley, a multi fuel stove and double glazed throughout. Stunning location in a National Scenic Area, Geopark and Special Area of Conservation. 5 miles to Achiltibuie, 17 miles to Ullapool. Well equipped kitchen. Freeview TV/DVD.
Cala is an exceptional home, nestled in nature, with dramatic views of Loch Nedd and the magnificent Quinag mountain. Designed to blend in with the untamed, rugged landscape of Assynt yet provide a warm and comfortable sheltered haven.
The simple yet striking exterior is mirrored in the simple clean lines and functionality of the interior. The open plan living area and master bedroom enjoy breathtaking views. Large windows and skylights flood the building with light. Wood burner, central heating, well equipped kitchen, outside deck for al fresco breakfasts.
Glendarroch House is special. Nestling in its own wooded glen, it offers exceptional peace, privacy, comfort and convenience when exploring this fascinating part of the Highlands. Otter, badger, deer and pine marten have visited the garden, eagles and red throated diver may be spotted.
Facing the famous mountains of Assynt, only minutes from the popular village of Lochinver and a short journey to the pristine sandy beaches and rugged coastline further north. A paradise for walkers, anglers and nature lovers, it provides a home from home for couples, families and friends.
Charming Highland home with stunning open views of Suliven, located in the friendly community of Elphin between the fishing ports of Ullapool and Lochinver.
View Hill is a warm deceptively spacious cottage and ideal for guests who want a location amongst fabulous scenery. 3 bedrooms, sitting and dining room, sun porch, large kitchen, utility room, bathroom. Fenced lawned garden surrounds the cottage making it a wonderful safe play area for children and dogs. Fishing nearby, permits can be bought locally. Ample parking and covered area for bikes / motorbikes.
Seahorses is spectacular! Not only does it occupy a prime location on this popular coastline but the position commands panoramic views across the sea and towards Quinag, one of the iconic Assynt mountains so beloved by hill walkers.
Situated high above Maiden Loch, Comraich is totally private, nestled in the landscape and surrounded by its wild garden. Short walk to Clachtoll Beach, 5 miles from Lochinver with shops, pubs & restaurants. A floor to ceiling window takes full advantage of the fabulous views over the loch to the sea and to Suilven and the Assynt mountains beyond.
The perfect base for walking, photography, fishing, wildlife watching, or just relaxing. Our comfortable, bright, well equipped cottage has 3 bedrooms, kitchen, bathroom, shower room, 2 utility rooms & living room.
Coillessan, located in Inverkirkaig, approximately 3 miles from the beautiful fishing village of Lochinver and a 2 minute walk from lovely pebbled Inverkirkaig Bay. Nearby is Achins Bookshop and the walk to Kirkaig Falls.
Coillessan has 2 bedrooms and sleeps 4. Bathroom with bath and shower and a well equipped kitchen. Telephone and Wi-Fi. Upstairs living and dining area complete with HD TV, Freesat and DVD, dining table and French doors leading onto a covered balcony, the ideal place to view the lovely scenery or watch the local wildlife.
A relaxing and luxurious cottage retreat, with fantastic views, wi-fi, coal fire, central heating, superking beds, luxury bedding, TV and DVD, separate bath and shower. Beds can be singles or superkings. The kitchen is well equipped kitchen with dishwasher, washing machine, microwave and fridge freezer, and a dining area. Open all year, pets welcome, short breaks at certain times of year (3 nights minimum).
The Gables cottage is situated in the crofting village of Polbain, 2 miles from Achiltibuie. Lots of local walks and mountains on your doorstep to enjoy!
Join us on our Highland croft in Assynt, worked by our family and its previous generations.
Our three traditional self-catering cottages have been modernised by us and are comfortable, well-equipped and ideal for outdoor enthusiasts. As well as wood burning stoves and plenty of hot water, the cottages have utility rooms with washer/dryers for storing and drying wet gear. We are located on the stunning Stoer peninsula (north west of Lochinver) which has an abundance of opportunities for short walks. The area's Corbetts and Munros are only short drives away.
Unapool House Cottages on a beautiful loch side location overlooking Loch Glencoul, are ideally situated for exploring Assynt and the whole of the north west of Scotland. Durness, Lochinver, Ullapool and Lairg are all easily within one hour's drive.
Rhuntotan cottage sleeps two people, all pets are welcome including horses (max two). Minimum stay 3 nights. Walk over the moors behind the cottage to the beach. Parking in front of the cottage. Quiet location.
Set amidst stunning scenery with spectacular views one mile from the fishing village of Lochinver. This recently renovated cottage with contemporary, light open plan living area, sleeps 4 in one kingsize and one twin bedroom. Curl up on the sofas in front of the roaring log fire or relax on the window seat and watch the wildlife. With the North Coast 500 route passing by, this charming cottage is ideally located for friends or family to explore the wonderfully wild North West Highlands.