Continuing our list of Cottages in Scotland to Rent for Holidays this post focuses on more last minute self catering in Scotland. There’s still lots to choose from but with the schools beginning to break up for the summer holidays, don’t delay decision making if you see your ideal holiday cottage.
If you fancy getting away early July, then have a look through the following lovely cottages with last minute vacancies week commencing 7th July 2012.
Cottages in Scotland to Rent for Week Commencing 7th July 2012 :-
Sleeping up to 12 people, and situated on a working farm, The Stables is full of charm and character with sweeping views across the Sound of Mull and surrounding countryside. This spacious and well-furnished large holiday house on the Isle of Mull, feels like a home away from home.
An Taigh Fiodh (the Wooden House) on the island of Grimsay, North Uist in the Outer Hebrides/Western Isles is a luxurious, fully-equipped self-catering apartment on two floors, sleeping 2. Occupying one end of an original, architect-designed house (built 2006) with beautiful views overlooking the bay, it would be a very romantic getaway.
Honeysuckle Cottage is a 100-year old, charming stone-built, semi–detached property located in the pretty conservation village of Fordyce, on the Moray Firth. Tastefully upgraded to offer comfortable, welcoming accommodation and retaining a true cottage feel. Sleeps 4.
Puffin Cottage is a semi-detached house sleeping 6 with a spacious garden overlooking the Applecross hills in a quiet part of the village of Plockton in Wester Ross, yet within a short walking distance to the shops and restaurants.
East Cambusmoon Holiday Cottages are new to the holiday lettings market. The two luxury self catering cottages are situated in Gartocharn within the Loch Lomond and Trossachs National Park. The Old Dairy is a two bedroomed red sandstone cottage sleeping 4, recently finished to the highest standards and powered by renewable energy for high levels of year round comfort. Curlew Cottage is a spacious bright cottage which comfortably sleeps 8 in 4 bedrooms.
The tranquillity of south facing Cluer Cottage is the perfect base for exploring the Isle of Harris. Relaxing in the evening, sitting at the front of the house watching the sunset and listening to the sounds of the sea, this spacious 3 bedroom self catering Holiday house sleeps up to 8 and overlooks Loch Stockinish on the east coast of the Isle of Harris.
Also new to holiday lettings are the Nether Glenny Holiday Cottages, situated in a prominent location above the Lake of Menteith in the Loch Lomond and Trossachs National Park. Buzzard Cottage is a converted byre that sleeps 7, and as a result you will find that the interior has a very unique appeal. The onsite owner family also offer baby sitting, dog sitting, home made ready prepared meals and packed lunches for those who wish it. Also if you would like to leave the car behind one evening and dine at the Lake of Menteith Hotel at the bottom of the road they would be happy to offer you transport at least once during your stay. The ideal family holiday.
Byre Cottage is one of two cottages converted from the former farm steading in Achnamara, by Lochgilphead. It is two floors with a level entrance so may be suitable for disabled access. The cottage sleeps 5 and is the perfect base for exploring Argyll with it’s abundance of historical, archaeological and natural features.
Bay View Croft is a Visit Scotland 4 star luxuriously appointed traditional croft house with spectacular views over Portree bay and the Cullin Mountain range on the Isle of Skye. This charming croft sleeps 6 and all rooms enjoy sea views.
‘Glendale‘ self-catering accommodation on the island of Grimsay, North Uist in the Western Isles of Scotland sleeps 2. It is a self-contained annex (located in the right hand side portion of the house in the picture) overlooking Kallin Harbour and has been created following a complete refurbishment in 2007.
The other Nether Glenny Cottage, Kestrel Cottage, a beautiful one bedroomed self catering cottage sleeping 2 and is ideal for a romantic holiday. Guests can enjoy panoramic views over the Lake of Menteith in the Loch Lomond and Trossachs National Park from their private outdoor seating area.
Creagmhor bungalow sleeps 6 and is situated 2 miles before the village of Glenelg near Kyle of Lochalsh in Ross-shire, opposite the Isle of Skye. Glenelg is a hidden corner of the Western Highlands, visited only by those in the know … A truly inspiring place of unspoilt beauty, of vibrant Highland Culture and of a remarkable history.
Harris Cottage is a traditional, but extended and completely refurbished, 2 bedroom croft cottage, sleeping 4, situated on the Minginish Peninsula on the Isle of Skye, with views to Loch Harport.
Just new to holiday lettings is Trotternish Cottage, sleeping 5 and quietly located on a croft at the northern tip of the Isle of Skye, and offers a comfortable and peaceful base for adventuring out to explore the awesome scenery of the nearby hills and coastline.
Kirkhill has three bedrooms and can sleep a maximum of 6 adults and 3 children. The cottage is located in Carbost village, with shop, post office pub and restaurant all nearby. It is ideal for exploring the Isle of Skye by car, and for walkers, the Cuillin Hills are just a few miles away.
Birch Holiday Cottage is located in the heart of the pretty fishing village of Helmsdale, Sutherland. Sleeping 8 in four bedrooms. A short break of 5 nights is available from Sunday 8th – Friday 13th July £500.
Scoor House is is nestled in a peaceful, remote location on the southwestern tip of the Isle of Mull. The Laggan flat, on the ground floor left, offers excellent accommodation for up to 5 people.
Surrounded on both sides by trees and looking out over Machrie Farm to the south-west and to the sea and the hills of Kintyre beyond, Machrie Farm cottage (sleeps 5) on the Isle of Arran has availability from the 8th July.
Croft Garden Cottage is at the heart of a small traditional croft on the north west coast of South Uist and is perfectly located for visiting the other islands of the Outer Hebrides. The cottage sleeps 2.
Rosamol House enjoys peace and quiet and stunning views of Luskentyre beach on the Isle of Harris, voted Britain’s best beach. A spacious four bedroomed well equipped split level house that sleeps 10.
Tigh Holm Cottages are 3 Star Visit Scotland cottages. Cosy and very comfortable, they provide excellent accommodation for couples, families or groups of 4. The Cottages are set well away from the road in private grounds, enjoying an open aspect with views to Broadford Bay and the Red Cuillin. They have an enclosed garden, patio with picnic tables, a grassed area to the rear and ample parking.
Little Briar Holiday Cottage is pet-friendly self catering sitting within three acres of private ornamental gardens enjoying south views over Loch Earn in Lochearnhead, Loch Lomond and Trossachs. The cottage sleeps 4 and is available for 7 nights from the 7th July to 14th July.
If you are looking for a different week then click on one of the links below (if a link is not highlighted in blue then the page is still being created and will be available in the next day or so).
Links to Other Weeks during Summer Holidays:
- Cottages in Scotland to Rent for Week Commencing 30th June 2012
- Cottages in Scotland to Rent for Week Commencing 7th July 2012
- Cottages in Scotland to Rent for Week Commencing 14th July 2012
- Cottages in Scotland to Rent for Week Commencing 21st July 2012
- Cottages in Scotland to Rent for Week Commencing 28th July 2012
- Cottages in Scotland to Rent for Week Commencing 4th August 2012
- Cottages in Scotland to Rent for Week Commencing 11th August 2012
- Cottages in Scotland to Rent for Week Commencing 18th August 2012
- Cottages in Scotland to Rent for Week Commencing 25th Augst 2012
- Cottages in Scotland to Rent for Week Commencing 1st September 2012
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