Invernessshire in the North of Scotland is a popular holiday destination having much to appeal to visitors planning a self catering holiday in the Scottish Highlands. This stunning Highland landscape, created from ice and fire, is one of the oldest places on earth. From the picturesque seaside villages of Applecross and Plockton on the West Coast to the historic city of Inverness on the east coast there are some beautiful Highland Cottages in stunning locations to guarantee a memorable holiday at any time of the year. At its heart, from whiskey trails to winter sports, the Cairngorms, home to Ben Nevis, the UK’s highest mountain offer a fascinating choice of activities and places to visit ranging from historic castles and Highaland Clan museums to ice-climbing and skiing.

25 cottages found 25 match all criteria.

Overlooking Loch Duich in a unique hillside location in one of the most awe inspiring glens in the Scottish Highlands, Tigh an Aullt is the ideal getaway property for up to 6 people.

  • Sleeps 6
  • Bedrooms 3
  • Bathrooms 2

30% off

22nd-29th Dec

Nuide Farmhouse Cottage Listing
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Nuide Farmhouse is a charming, large and pet friendly 5-bedroom farmhouse in rural surroundings that sleeps 10. Set in its own rambling grounds the house is ideal for exploring the Cairngorms and has access to fishing on The Spey. Horse riding can be arranged locally in Newtonmore.

  • Sleeps 10
  • Bedrooms 5
  • Bathrooms 4

Loch an Eilein Cottage in the Cairngorms is truly unique. It is a luxury, pet friendly cottage, which has been newly renovated to an extremely high standard. The cottage is on the banks of Loch an Eilein near Aviemore, a simply breath-taking secluded location with spectacular rural views.

  • Sleeps 2
  • Bedrooms 1
  • Bathrooms 1

Old School 11 is a larger than average, self-catering apartment overlooking Loch Ness This spacious 1st-floor holiday rental near Fort Augustus comfortably sleeps 4 in 2 bedrooms. Access to the indoor pool, tennis court and facilities at the adjacent Highland Club.

  • Sleeps 4
  • Bedrooms 2
  • Bathrooms 2

Ardnish is nicely presented, light and airy Highland holiday cottage on the picturesque Ardnamurchan Peninsula on the West Coast of Scotland in Inverness-shire. This large and pet friendly property with views across Loch Shiel sleeps 12 in 6 bedrooms.

  • Sleeps 12
  • Bedrooms 6
  • Bathrooms 4

Monastery 7 occupies a prime location within the Highland Club resort with a panoramic view of Loch Ness to the east and overlooking magnificent Benedictine Abbey cloisters to the west. This spacious and unique apartment is equipped with all you need to enjoy for a truly relaxing family holiday.

  • Sleeps 6
  • Bedrooms 3
  • Bathrooms 3

This self-catering cottage on Loch Ness is a secluded romantic bolthole for couples with riverside views from all rooms. Beautifully decorated and equipped for relaxation and ambience Guests also enjoy access to all facilities including a swimming pool in the Highland Club included in your rental.

  • Sleeps 4
  • Bedrooms 2
  • Bathrooms 2

Located in the Cairngorms National Park, Alvey House is a Victoria-style Highland Villa in Newtonmore. Alvey, a pet friendly holiday home, sleeps 9 guests in 9 bedrooms (8 en-suite) above the River Spey, 15-miles from Aviemore. A superb location for cycling, walking and fishing holidays.

  • Sleeps 19
  • Bedrooms 9
  • Bathrooms 9

Luxury 2 bedroom detached cottage with log fire on the Isle of Skye, with uninterrupted sea views and set in 6 acres of croft land.

  • Sleeps 4
  • Bedrooms 2
  • Bathrooms 1

Doirlinn House is a large and pet friendly country house with sea views in Kilchoan village. It offers self-catering holidays on the west coast of Scotland for large families and groups of friends on the beautiful Ardnamurchan Peninsula in Inverness-shire. Doirlinn sleeps 11 in 5 bedrooms.

  • Sleeps 11
  • Bedrooms 5
  • Bathrooms 5

Luxury holiday apartment at Loch Ness Sleeps 4. Old School 11 is a unique holiday apartment, part of a restored Abbey on the shores of Loch Ness retaining many of the original features facilities include swimming pool, spa, Gym and Snooker room.

  • Sleeps 4
  • Bedrooms 2
  • Bathrooms 2

Luxury self catering in one of the prettiest glens in the Highlands. This fully equipped owners holiday home is a fantastic idyllic retreat. Open fires and log burners and a newly refurbished interior will have you at hello. Situated on a private estate in the Highlands 25 min drive from Inverness. ...

  • Sleeps 4
  • Bedrooms 2
  • Bathrooms 1

Once a Boat of Garten coaching Inn, Plimuir Cottage now offers fine hospitality as a large Cairngorm holiday cottage in a rural location with stunning views near Aviemore. Up to 8 guests are welcome for Highland holidays all year round - perfect for large families or friends for walking holidays.

  • Sleeps 8
  • Bedrooms 4
  • Bathrooms 2

Glencarron is a beautiful Victorian shooting lodge near Strathcarron sleeping up to 18 in 11 bedrooms. This lovely large house enjoys breath taking views of the Glencarron Estate, which covers more than 12,000 acres of the Scottish Highlands. Pets welcome.

  • Sleeps 18
  • Bedrooms 11
  • Bathrooms 6

Majors Apartment is charming and distinct – ideally a romantic retreat for couples, or honeymoon apartment. There are stained glass windows and original features everywhere you look, plus it has it's own private and secluded garden.

  • Sleeps 6
  • Bedrooms 3
  • Bathrooms 2

This comfortable Highland holiday apartment sleeps 4 in the tastefully converted former science block of an old Victorian public school in Fort Augustus. Stylish contemporary furnishings will make your stay both memorable and relaxing. Luxury at an affordable price.

  • Sleeps 4
  • Bedrooms 2
  • Bathrooms 2

Monastery 10 is a sought-after self-catering apartment for couples (plus sofa-bed) that offers superb value for money for romance, friends holidays and family breaks. Bing on the 2nd-floor it has breathtaking views of Loch Ness. Guests also have access to facilities including an indoor pool.

  • Sleeps 4
  • Bedrooms 1
  • Bathrooms 1

This is a 2 bedroom riverside cottage sleeping 6 within the Highland Club in Fort Augustus, Loch Ness, in the Highlands of Scotland. All facilities of this Historic development are included: Heated indoor swimming pool, gym, Club lounge, Snooker, Table Tennis etc. Pets welcome.

  • Sleeps 6
  • Bedrooms 2
  • Bathrooms 2

Keil View House is a spacious and stylish Highland holiday cottage near Fort William with indoor heated pool, games room and large sauna. This pet friendly property is suitable for large families or groups of friends, sleeping 10 in 4 bedrooms (all en suite) all year round.

  • Sleeps 10
  • Bedrooms 4
  • Bathrooms 5

Luxury self-catering 2 bedroom apartment with shared heated swimming pool in the restored Fort Augustus Abbey on Loch Ness. Glendoe is a restored property offering a tastefully decorated and comfortable 2 bedroom holiday apartment sleeping 6 within the former St Benedictines Abbey.

  • Sleeps 6
  • Bedrooms 2
  • Bathrooms 2

£50 off

24th-31st Mar

Big Sky Lodges Cottage Listing
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Big Sky Lodges is a collection of beautiful cosy Scandinavian Lodges set in stunning landscape in the Scottish Highlands, near Inverness. Pets welcome.

  • Sleeps 6
  • Bedrooms 3
  • Bathrooms 3

Kinnettas cottage is a traditional (and listed), 19th century Victorian cottage situated near the heart of the Victorian village of Strathpeffer and offers a ideal base in a peaceful location from which all that the Scottish Highlands have to offer our guests is readily accessible.

  • Sleeps 4
  • Bedrooms 3
  • Bathrooms 1

Luxury meets peaceful isolation at the wonderful Glenuaig Lodge, a dog friendly, large and truly remote four bedroom self catering cottage sleeping 8 guests set in the heart of the Glencarron Estate near Strathcarron. The Lodge enjoys beautiful views and is accessible by 4-wheel drive vehicles.

  • Sleeps 8
  • Bedrooms 4
  • Bathrooms 2

This large and rural Highland Holiday Home st the head of a sea loch near Fort William is surrounded by a woodland garden. It sleeps 10 guests in 4 bedrooms. Facilities include an indoor heated swimming pool, games room and a sauna. Lovely beaches nearby at Ardnamurchan. Pets welcome.

  • Sleeps 10
  • Bedrooms 4
  • Bathrooms 5

Scotland’s most famous loch, Loch Ness lies just south of Inverness. Go in search of Nessie while walking its picturesque shoreline, or take to the water on a pleasure cruise or through renting a boat. Discover the history of the Loch Ness Monster at the Loch Ness Exhibition Centre. Stick to the boating theme, and take a trip on the Caledonian Canal which crosses Scotland from east to west through Loch Ness and the Great Glen.

It’s not just the dramatic landscape that draws visitors to Invernessshire: history is etched into every facet of this attractive County This is the land of Bonnie Prince Charlie, the Jacobite Rebellion and battles between clans. Visit the Highland Life Museum in Newtonmore, the ruins of Glenurquhardt Castle and the Culloden Battlefield Visitor Centre.

Visitors can safely venture forth from their holiday cottages to eat: you will dine well in these parts, from award winning menus in Applecross to Beauly just north of Inverness, not just a pretty village offering excellent fishing, but a real food lovers’ paradise as well boasting a splendid choice of pubs, restaurants and cafes.