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Remote Cottages

Get off the beaten track with our selection of remote Scottish holiday cottages. Worth the extra effort!

Summer Holidays

Mountains, Lochs, Beaches and Castles. Free range kids are welcome, and they'll love a Scottish adventure!

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Don't miss out on our special offers. Summer and Autumn breaks at fantastic prices.

Dogs Welcome

Scotland is Doggy heaven! Many properties accept pets. They'll love it as much as you!

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!

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Inverness, Nairn & The Black Isle

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Featured Property – The Challey at Heathcote

Cairngorms National Park - Sleeps 2 - Price range: £450 - £495 Per Week

The Challey at Heathcote is a unique property situated in Knockando in the heart of the Speyside whisky country. The house would make a perfect base for a couple, or perhaps a single guest looking to visit and experience all that this area offers.

Welcome to Scotland

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.

Click on the map to find your ideal Scottish holiday cottage.

Argyll & Bute Cairngorms National Park Dumfries & Galloway Fort William & Lochaber Inverness, Loch Ness & Nairn Northern Highlands, Wester Ross & Easter Ross Perthshire, Angus & Dundee Skye & Lochalsh Western Isles Fife Scottish regions

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Some of our Remote Cottages

Beach Lodge

Beach Lodge

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.

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Plodda Falls Lodge

Plodda Falls Lodge

Plodda Falls Lodge is in a truly unique location. Two miles further on from the Victorian Conservation village of Tomich, and along a mile of forestry track Plodda Falls Lodge is set in seclusion, close to the spectacular Plodda Falls.

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Askival

Askival

Askival is located in a fabulous position in the small crofting township of Portuairk. It is adjacent to the shore of a super sandy beach which continues into Sanna Bay, and enjoys panoramic views to Rum, Muck, Eigg and Skye.

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Hill Cottage

Hill Cottage

Hill Cottage is a traditional stone cottage set on its own at Fanagmore with stunning views over Loch Laxford. The property is ideally located to experience this regions remote natural beauty with secluded bays, sandy beaches and towering cliffs.

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Some of our Coastal Cottages

Callakille

Callakille

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.

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Pooltiel House

Pooltiel House

Pooltiel House is ideally located for enjoying the north west corner of the island. The house offers fantastic views over Loch Pooltiel to Dunvegan Head, and towards The Little Minch and the Outer Hebrides.

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Christies

Christies

Christies is a traditional property located in the small hamlet of Scourie More in North West Sutherland. Sitting in an elevated coastal position overlooking the sands of Scourie beach and the bay below. An ideal base with village amenities close by.

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Achbeag

Achbeag

Achbeag is a traditional croft house located in the small hamlet of Fearnamore on the Applecross Peninsula. The property has been renovated to a high standard and makes an ideal base for exploring the Applecross and Torridon areas.

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Some of our Luxury Cottages

Locholly Lodge

Locholly Lodge

Locholly Lodge - situated on the Achiltibuie peninsula a stunning property overlooking the Summer Isles. Luxury self catering with hot tub and sauna.

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Tigh Nighean Bhan

Tigh Nighean Bhan

Tigh Nighean Bhan is a beautiful restored thatched blackhouse which enjoys superb views of the Western Isles. Located in the breathtaking north end of Skye, the property is perfect retreat for a romantic holiday or a honeymoon.

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Old Stables

Old Stables

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.

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Stac Polly

Stac Polly

Stac Polly - Situated on the Achiltibuie peninsula with views to the Summer Isles, this contemporary luxury property is equipped to the highest of standard including a hot tub and a sauna.

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Some of our Romantic Cottages

Ardoch Bothy

Ardoch Bothy

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.

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The Old Meeting House

The Old Meeting House

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.

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Arrivain Cottage

Arrivain Cottage

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.

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Swallow Byre

Swallow Byre

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.

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Some of our Log Cabins

Woodside Lodge

Woodside Lodge

Woodside Lodge provides comfortable accommodation on a working croft in the village of Achintraid. It over looks Loch Kishorn and offers breathtaking views of the Applecross mountains. It is an ideal base for outdoor activities or simply relaxing.

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Stablemans Lodge

Stablemans Lodge

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.

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Red Kite Log Cabin

Red Kite Log Cabin

Redkite Log cabin is aptly named as many red kites are seen overhead in this rural location. The chalet is well equipped and provides comfortable accommodation close to Inverness and is ideally located for touring the Highlands and Islands.

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The Coltsfoots

The Coltsfoots

The Coltsfoots is situated in a woodland setting, just a short distance from the village of Fort Augustus. The log cabin which was imported from Sweden is well equipped and furnished to a high standard, its loaction an ideal base to explore the region.

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Some of our Unusual Cottages

Upper Folds

Upper Folds

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.

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Log House

Log House

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.

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Sealight

Sealight

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.

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Earth House

Earth House

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.

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Wilderness Cottages

Bringing you the finest holiday cottages in Scotland

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 enquiries@wildernesscottages.co.uk.

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Bringing a Pet? We have just the thing...

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.

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