30 Snug Scottish Cottages

30 Snug Scottish Cottages

1st August 2023

We love a classic Scottish cottage, snug bothy or remote, cosy croft. Here are 30 of our favourite Scottish cottage escapes to inspire your next Highland fling.

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Forest Cottage

Aviemore - Cairngorms National Park

Sleeps 2+2

This beautifully restored fairy-tale cottage in the heart of the picturesque Cairngorms National Park is the perfect romantic getaway.

Glenlockhart Cottage

Edinburgh - City of Edinburgh

Sleeps 4

Discover this luxurious 160 year old cottage hidden away down its own private lane just a stone's throw from the vibrant centre of Edinburgh

Portamaggie Cottage

Portpatrick - Dumfries and Galloway

Sleeps 2

Traditional stone cottage with hot tub just yards from a beautiful beach on the stunning coastline in Dumfries and Galloway.

No 4 Steading Cottage

Banchory - Aberdeenshire

Sleeps 7

Head into the wilderness at No 4 Steading Cottage, located in the 30,000 acre private estate of Glen Dye on the border of the Scottish Highlands.

The Boat House at Rothiemurchus

by Aviemore - Highlands

Sleeps 6

Cosy, and stylish, traditional and modern, this lovely Scottish house is surrounded by the most magical Cairngorms scenery.

Calair Cottage

Lochearnhead - Perthshire

Sleeps 6

Escape to rural Perthshire, Scotland with a visit to the charming Calair Cottage, boasting a wood-fired hot tub, log fire and stunning mountain views

Oran na Mara

Scarista - Isle of Harris

Sleeps 6

A uniquely designed, award-winning cottage, overlooking a remote, sandy beach on the Isle of Harris. The perfect Outer Hebrides retreat.

Railway Cottage Killin

Lix Toll - Stirlingshire

Sleeps 4 + 2

Beautiful and historic railway cottage in a secluded location surrounded by hills and forest with open fire and large garden in Killin, Scotland.

Eilean Sionnach Lighthouse Cottage

Isleornsay - Sleat

Sleeps 8

Extraordinary four bedroom coastal home off Skye, with access to a private beach and four bedrooms, on its own island.

Garden Cottage

Stranraer - Dumfries and Galloway

Sleeps 6

Secluded self-catering cottage on a beautiful estate in south west Scotland, with three en-suite bedrooms and a pretty garden.

The West Nest

Isle of Skye - Highlands

Sleeps 4

Peaceful rural retreat on the Isle of Skye with a minimalist Scandi-style interior and beautiful sea views.

Captain's Rest

Dunvegan - Isle of Skye

Sleeps 4

Traditional crofter's cottage offering high-end luxury and stunning views across the Isle of Skye.


Arisaig - Inverness-shire

Sleeps 6

Stunning coastal six person cottage across two levels, with hot tub, underfloor heating and magnificent views.

Hunters Cottage

Jedburgh - Scottish Borders

Sleeps 4

Traditional stone cottage with a modern, minimalist interior surrounded by the beautiful countryside of the Scottish Borders.

Three Lochs View

Kyle of Lochalsh - Highland

Sleeps 2

Luxurious and modern one bed cottage with stunning views, hot tub, gas stove and walk in rain shower in the heart of Lochalsh & Skye, Scotland.

Home Farm Cottage

Stranraer - Wigtownshire

Sleeps 5

Luxury cottage set in the scenic surroundings of the Corsewall Estate near Stranraer

Stables Cottage

Wigtownshire - Dumfries and Galloway

Sleeps 4

Snug cottage set on a beautiful estate by the sea in Dumfries and Galloway.

The Cottage

Lochwinnoch - Renfrewshire

Sleeps 6

Stunning contemporary two bedroom Lochwinnoch cottage with wood-burning stove, spacious lounge and balcony with Loch views.

Garden Cottage

Galashiels - Selkirkshire

Sleeps 4

Charming cottage set within a fairytale estate on the banks of the River Tweed in the Scottish Borders


Forestmill - Clackmannanshire

Sleeps 4

This stylish forester's cottage on a historic estate with stunning views and beautiful gardens is officially 5-star accredited with VisitScotland.

The Lodge at Duffus Estate

Elgin - Moray

Sleeps 3

Picturesque and cosy lodge nestled by the gates of Duffus Estate in Elgin, Scotland, just minutes from a stunning beach.

Dark Skye Cottage

Isle of Skye - Highland

Sleeps 2

Dark Skye Cottage is the perfect romantic getaway on Scotland’s Isle of Skye offering spectacular views and unrivalled luxury

The Bothy

Lauder - Scottish Borders

Sleeps 4

Charming, stylish and contemporary barn conversion in the Scottish Borders that's ideal for your next rural retreat.

Kennels Cottage

Galashiels - Scottish Borders

Sleeps 4

Beautifully renovated stables building on a private estate in the Scottish Borders, perfect for a family escape to the countryside.

Dell Cottage

Nethy Bridge - Inverness-shire

Sleeps 3

Cosy cottage for two in the Cairngorms wilderness with an open fire and optional extras including a hired tipi, forest walks, yoga and a spit fire BBQ.

Butlers Cottage

Rothiemay - Banffshire

Sleeps 5

Beautifully renovated two bedroom cottage on a historic Banffshire estate, with fantastic valley views and plenty to see and do nearby.

Moll Cottage

Sconser - Isle of Skye

Sleeps 2

Secluded cottage on the shores of the Isle of Skye surrounded by spectacular mountain scenery, perfect for couples looking to explore the outdoors.

Dovecot Cottage

Edinburgh - Midlothian

Sleeps 3

Spectacular 17th century stone cottage for up to three people. Rustic-chic and quirky - it was once a home for pigeons!

The Lodge in the Loch

Portree - Isle of Skye

Sleeps 6

Luxurious fishing lodge on the water's edge with breathtaking views across Loch Fada to the Old Man of Storr

Achnahatnich House

Near Aviemore - Highland

Sleeps 6

With fab views of the Cairngorm Mountains and a stylish, comfy interior, Achnahatnich House offers a delightful stay in the Scottish Highlands

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