Northern Highlands and Islands holiday cottages

The Highlands is a vast area in the north of Scotland where peninsulas are long and turn to islands which spike into the North Sea. The landscape is hilly, green and mountainous with dramatic coastlines which point towards the Orkneys and the Outer Hebrides.

Our Highland cottages position you perfectly for taking in the mountains, and the coast where bottlenose dolphins play. Walking, skiing, castle exploration and water sports are popular. Hop over to St Kilda, a World Heritage Site and volcanic archipelago off the coast of the Outer Hebrides.

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Most of the time our holiday properties book out for the Full week (7 nights), however there are times during some Off Peak periods or last minute where Short Breaks may be arranged with certain properties.

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Destinations in Northern Highlands and Islands

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Featured cottages in Northern Highlands and Islands

Taigh Na Creige
Taigh Na Creige
Ullapool (3mls SW), Northern Highlands and Islands
Sleeps: 6 | Bedrooms: 3
Benview Cottage
Benview Cottage
Isle of Skye, Northern Highlands and Islands
Sleeps: 4 | Bedrooms: 2
Two Bell Tower
Two Bell Tower
Inverness, Northern Highlands and Islands
Sleeps: 4 | Bedrooms: 2
Heather Brae Cottage
Heather Brae Cottage
Lochinver, Northern Highlands and Islands
Sleeps: 2 | Bedrooms: 1
Logie Ewe
Logie Ewe
Gairloch (5mls W), Northern Highlands and Islands
Sleeps: 5 | Bedrooms: 3
Sonus
Sonus
Isle of Skye, Northern Highlands and Islands
Sleeps: 2 | Bedrooms: 2
Rowan Glenbrittle Cottage
Rowan Glenbrittle Cottage
Isle of Skye, Northern Highlands and Islands
Sleeps: 2 | Bedrooms: 1
Rock Head
Rock Head
Caithness (12mls SE), Northern Highlands and Islands
Sleeps: 4 | Bedrooms: 2
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Places in Northern Highlands and Islands

  • Achiltibuie

    A hideaway in the Highlands overlooking mountainsĀ and water.

  • Applecross

    Sandy beaches, mountainous backdrops and clusters of crofting townships.

  • Bonar Bridge

    A picturesque village with a wealth of intriguing history

  • Dingwall

    A vibrant market town surrounded by beautiful Ross-shire countryside.

  • Dornoch

    A friendly coastal town swathed in history.

  • Drumnadrochit

    A pretty little village on the northern shore of Loch Ness

  • Durness

    A tranquil spot in the North West Highlands with dramatic coastal features.

  • Gairloch

    A peaceful waterside location with islands, wildlife and cosy cottages.

  • Huntly

    Famed for iconic castles and outstanding scenery, Huntly is the perfect base for exploring North East Scotland.

  • Isle of Lewis

    An impressive, faraway isle in the northern Outer Hebrides.

  • Kinlochbervie

    Considered one of Scotland's most remote towns, Kinlochbervie is actually surprisingly easy to reach.

  • Lochinver

    Backed by the Caisteal Liath Mountains and set by the waterside.

  • Orkney

    The Orkney Islands areĀ a tranquil destination by the sea.

  • Pennan

    An old fishing village turned film set with a historic red telephone box.

  • Scourie

    Scourie is characterised by sublime coastal views and the summits of Scotland's highest mountains.

  • Strathpeffer

    Strathpeffer is famed for its old-fashioned Victorian charm and contemporary tourist attractions.

  • Sutherland

    A rural and untouched corner of Scotland

  • The Highlands

    Mountains, forests and secretive beaches pocketing a beautifully unique coastline contribute to this special land of Scotland.

  • The Isle of Skye

    Whisky, heritage and prehistoric fossils make Skye irresistible.

  • Tongue

    Fascinating history and dramatic landscapes make this a popular yet rural location for Scottish Highland holidays.

  • Ullapool

    Jump on the Ullapool to Stornoway ferry and go island hopping.

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