Last Minute Self Catering Scotland

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.

Ballantrae fishing! by Eggybird via Flickr Creative Commons

Ballantrae fishing! by Eggybird via Flickr Creative Commons

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.

For last minute self catering in Scotland during the summer for w/c 30th June or 14th, 21st, 28th July or 4th, 11th, 18th, 25th August and 1st September see our links at the bottom of this post.

Cottages in Scotland to Rent for Week Commencing 7th July 2012 :-

The Stables Self Catering in Aros on the Isle of MullSleeping 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 Self Catering North Uist Sleeps 2An 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 Self Catering Cottage Moray Firth Sleeps 4Honeysuckle 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 Self Catering Plockton Sleeps 6Puffin 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 Gartocharn Loch LomondEast 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.

Cluer Holiday Cottage Isle of Harris Sleeps 8 Self CateringThe 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.

Buzzard Cottage Self Catering Loch Lomond-sleeps 7Also 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 Self Catering in Argyll Sleeps 5Byre 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 Portree Isle of Skye Sleeps 6Bay 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 Cottage in Grimsay North Uist Sleeps 2Glendale‘ 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.

Kestrel Romantic Self Catering Cottages ScotlandThe 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 Kyle of Lochalsh Sleeps 6Creagmhor 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 in Skye Sleeps 4Harris 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.

Trotternish self catering Cottage on the Isle of Skye sleeps 5Just 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 Self Catering on the Isle of Skye sleeps 6 to 9Kirkhill 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 Cottage Helmsdale Caithness and SutherlandBirch 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 Cottages in ScotlandScoor 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.

Machrie Farm Cottage Self Catering Isle of Arran Sleeps 5Surrounded 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 Self Catering South Uist Sleeps 2Croft 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 to Rent in Luskentyre Isle of Harris Sleeps 10Rosamol 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 near Broadford Isle of Skye Sleeps 4Tigh 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 Lochearnhead Loch Lomond Sleeps 4Little 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).

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