Historic Accommodation in the Scottish Highlands

This region covers the very north and west of Scotland and includes John O’ Groats, the most northerly point on mainland Britain. This remote, mountainous region with it’s beautiful coastline and islands such as Lewis, Harris and Skye, evokes the Scotland of myth and legend. You will also find Loch Ness, Cawdor Castle and Culloden Battlefield in this region of Scotland. And of course, highland hospitality is renowned throughout the world!

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Barcaldine Castle

Barcaldine Castle, Benderloch, Nr. Oban, Argyll, PA37 1SA.

Built in the sixteenth century, Barcaldine Castle offers a truly unique experience. The luxurious bedrooms feature complimentary WiFi, flat screen TV’s and luxurious fabrics. Being set on the shore of Loch Creren, the B&B also enjoys wonderful views.

  • 16th Century

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St Enodoc

Ullapool, Highlands.

Sleeps 4. Commanding marvellous panoramic sea views, this traditional holiday property is set within the bustling town of Ullapool, on the shores of Loch Broom. Exuding great charm and character, it is close to the shops, pubs and restaurants. Cottage Code: UQR.

  • Open Fire
  • Close to Sea
  • Pub nearby
  • 19th Century

Lawries Cottage

Uig, Isle of Skye, West Coast of Scotland.

Sleeps 2. Situated on the northern coast of the Isle of Skye, this romantic thatched hideaway is a modernised “Old Black House”. With wonderful open views, it is fitted and furnished to a good standard. Shop, pub and restaurant 2 miles. Cottage Code: W8522.

  • Close to Sea
  • Pet friendly
  • 18th Century

Kinlochmoidart House

nr. Lochailort, Highlands.

Sleeps 18. With spacious accommodation over three floors, this substantial property forms a self-contained wing of the Scottish baronial mansion. The Kinlochmoidart Estate sits within half a mile of the coast and 4 miles from the beach at Glenuig. Cottage Code: SEQ.

  • Games room
  • Open Fire
  • Close to Sea
  • Fishing
  • 19th Century

The Turret

nr. Lochailort, Highlands.

Sleeps 4. The Scottish baronial mansion of Kinlochmoidart House lies within half a mile of the coast and 4 miles from Glenuig. Created within part of the extensive former service wing, this charming and sensitive conversion is completely self contained. Cottage Code: SEV.

  • Open Fire
  • Close to Sea
  • Quirky
  • Pet friendly
  • Fishing
  • 19th Century

Glen View

Fort Augustus, Inverness, Highlands.

Sleeps 6. This holiday apartment is situated within the former St Benedict’s Abbey and retains many original features including the magnificent rose window. Located at the southern tip of Loch Ness on the edge of the village of Fort Augustus. Pub 300yds. Cottage Code: SJJW.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Close to Sea
  • Quirky
  • Pub nearby
  • Shared pool
  • 19th Century

Ardbrecknish House – The Study

South Lochaweside, Argyll and Bute.

Sleeps 2 – 12. Dating from the 16th century, Ardbrecknish House enjoys a stunning Highland setting just a short stroll from the banks of Loch Awe – the UK’s longest freshwater loch. Follow the link below to view the 9 properties at this location. Cottage Code: 15459.

  • Games room
  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • 16th Century

Rowan Tree Cottage

Breakish, Isle of Skye, Highlands.

Sleeps 5. Within the grounds of this cosy former crofter’s cottage is a fabulous Finnish Grillikota (BBQ hut) where barbecues can be enjoyed all year round. The cottage itself has been sympathetically renovated to provide stylish holiday accommodation. Cottage Code: SGGV.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Pet friendly
  • 19th Century

Beach Bay Cottage

Uig, Isle of Lewis and Harris, Outer Hebrides.

Sleeps 4. A stunning natural stone and turf roofed detached cottage amid the spectacular scenery of the Island of Lewis and Harris, Beach Bay Cottage is set on the edge of an unspoilt white sandy beach. Whisky distillery within a short stroll. Cottage Code: SRRM.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Open Fire
  • Close to Sea
  • Quirky
  • Boutique
  • 20th Century

Aros

Glaick, Balmacara, Kyle of Lochalsh, Highlands.

Sleeps 4. This tastefully renovated cottage makes an ideal location for observing wildlife or listening to the sound of the waves lapping the shore. Finished to a high standard, it occupies an enviable setting just yards from the shore of Loch Alsh. Cottage Code: UVP.

  • Open Fire
  • Close to Sea
  • Pub nearby
  • 19th Century

The Old Post Office

Kentallen, nr. Glencoe, Highlands.

Sleeps 5. Set in large grounds just yards from the shore of Loch Linnhe, this lovely detached house overlooks the waters of Kentallen Bay. Centrally located for exploring the beautiful West Highlands, the area is wonderful for climbing and hill walking. Cottage Code: SDDM.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Close to Sea
  • Pub nearby
  • 20th Century