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Wilderness Cottages have a variety of self catering properties that offer something different; such as a restored wing of a castle, a log house, a traditional croft, a converted barn or a cottage near a loch or the sea.
Our self catering cottages provide excellent year round holiday accommodation; many have log fires for an instant romantic atmosphere, most have stunning views of mountains, forest, and lochs. This is what Scotland and Wilderness Cottages is all about!
Sutherland & Caithness
Applecross, Lochcarron & Shieldaig - Sleeps 4 - Price range: £475 - £795 Per Week
Scotland is the ideal family friendly self-catering destination and a holiday cottage provides the perfect base to explore our wonderful country. Many of our holiday cottages make pets welcome, so your dog can enjoy a holiday too.
Ancient heritage, pristine beaches, dramatic mountains, enchanting lochs and remote glens, there is so much to discover.
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Shore Cottage is a lovely property situated just a short distance from Stranraer and the ferry ports from Ireland. This traditional property has an enviable position and benefits from having an large wild two acre garden with direct access to the beach.
Leachachan Barn sits in an enviable shoreline location on the banks of Loch Duich. Inside the interior has quite a wow factor with a vaulted ceiling and large picture windows to enjoy the views of Loch Duich and the Five Sisters of Kintail.
Beach Lodge is located in a secluded shoreline location overlooking Labrax Bay. The property a former Victorian Bathing Lodge has been extensively renovated, and with direct access to the beach the house is ideal for the pet owner.
Callakille is a traditional croft cottage situated in a secluded spot on the Applecross peninsula. The property has been tastefully furnished, and offers dramatic scenery and the chance to relax and enjoy the natural beauty of the region.
Stoer Lodge is situated in the small hamlet of Stoer, close to the fishing port of Lochinver. The property enjoys an elevated position with uninterrupted views to Stoer Bay and the dramatic peaks of Stac Pollaidh, Suilven and Canisp.
Seascape Cottage is situated in an enviable coastal location just a short walk from Dally Bay. The property which has just recently been completed is tastefully furnished, and enjoys views across to Ireland and the mountains of Mourne.
The Orchids is an outstanding property, beautifully and stylishly presented and equipped and furnished to an extremely high standard. Its location makes a fabulous base for exploring this part of the island and is close to the Three Chimneys Restaurant.
Tor Fionn is a beautiful property which enjoys uninterrupted views overlooking the sea loch in the village of Lochcarron. The property is ideally placed for exploring the west coast and the Isle of Skye. Village amenities are within walking distance.
Ardoch Bothy sits in an elevated position overlooking Loch Kishorn and the Isle of Skye. Recently completed this property has an open plan layout and is an ideal romantic bolthole. Sylishly furnished and equipped to a high standard.
Arrivain Cottage is a traditional 17th Century croft house situated between the villages of Tyndrum and Dalmally. Newly renovated this luxury property is tastefully and stylishly furnished and would make an ideal retreat for a couple.
Old Stables is located in a delightful rural setting beside a working farm. It was originally the stables for Corrimony House and having recently been restored, now provides very high quality accommodation for a larger group in a wonderful location.
Aros Beag provides luxury accommodation for two. This former coach house and stables, now tastefully renovated, is set in a secluded spot next to the River Fillan. Ideal for exploring Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park and romantic getaways.
The Old Meeting House is only a few yards from the sea shore, and looks out over the sea to Kishorn Island and the Isle of Skye. Originally built in 1840, the property was completely renovated in 2018 to a very high and luxurious standard.
Swallow Byre is a sympathetic conversion of an original barn. Situated just seven miles from the village of Lochinver the property is ideally located for exploring the Assynt Peninsula and its spectacular coastline. Ideal for one or for a couple.
Port Elgol Cottage sits in an idyllic setting on the shores of Loch Scavaig. The property enjoys uninterrupted views towards the Cuillin mountains, and the islands of Rum, Canna and Soay. A perfect retreat with village amenities close by.
The Log House is a beautiful log cabin set in the forest and built by Canadian foresters using logs from the locality. It makes a comfortable and cosy holiday destination with multifuel stove.
Stableman's Lodge lies adjacent to the ancient woodland of Anagach, with beautiful walks down to the River Spey. Ideally located for exploring the Cairngorms National Park and offering every form of activity for the outdoor enthusiast in the local area.
Pine Lodge offers comfortable accommodation on a working croft in the village of Achintraid. It is an ideal base for boating, fishing, walking, wildlife spotting, cycling or relaxing taking in the views over Loch Kishorn.
Tigh-na-Craobh (The Tree House) is a stunning contemporary house, designed by award winning architects Rural Design and finished to the highest standards. Beautifully situated and providing views to Ben Tianavaig and across the sea to Raasay.
The Timber House is an eco-friendly house. It offers all the qualities of modern living with a wood burning stove. With stunning views; it is ideal for the wildlife enthusiast with regular sightings of golden eagles, sea eagles, dolphins and otters.
Upper Folds is situated in open moorland just seven miles from Dufftown. Location wise the property really is a Wilderness Cottage, and access with a 4 x 4 type of vehicle being the only real choice. A perfect base for walking and enjoying the outdoors.
Earth House is an amazing property situated just a short distance from the small village of Laide. This single storey house is certainly unusual and quite hard to spot, with a turfed roof that blends beautifully with the surrounding landscape.
Sealight is located near the village of Strontian and enjoys a fabulous shoreline location with beach access and views across Loch Sunart. The property would make an ideal choice for a family holiday or for a romantic retreat for a couple.
We provide a wide selection of high quality holiday cottages and apartments that suit all tastes, including holidays in remote crofts and stays in luxury apartments.
A variety of self catering holiday properties are available to rent, which range in size from small and cosy cottages for 2, ideal for honeymoon couples and romantic holidays, to larger holiday cottages that sleep from six to twelve.
If you are looking for a short break, some of our cottages offer weekend or midweek stays, which can also be useful if you wish to discover a variety of what Scotland has to offer.
We provide holiday accommodation throughout Scotland, including the West Coast (Wester Ross, Applecross & Sutherland), The Cairngorms National Park, around Loch Ness, a selection of fine holiday cottages on Skye.
Have fun choosing, as the cottage that most suits you will undoubtedly turn out to be an endearing memory of your holiday in Scotland. We are happy to help you with that choice.
If you would like to discuss a cottage, telephone us on 01463 719219 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
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As dog owners ourselves we know how important it is for our pets to be regarded as part of the family, and they deserve a break as well.
We don't want to see them cooped up in kennels, we want them to enjoy the countryside, to smell the fresh air, to sniff the trees! A proper holiday with the owners they love.
We have a number of pet friendly holiday cottages that will welcome you and your pet. Scotland is an excellent choice, there is no better place to "let your fur down" or "put your paws up", with endless forest and hill trails to walk and beaches to run free on.
We are only a phone call or email away if you require any assistance in making a choice. We have many dogs that bring their owners back year after year to explore Scotland.
If you choose carefully we are sure your pet will have a great holiday, and you will too.