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Independent guide to the best unusual luxury holiday cottages to rent in Scotland
A hand-picked selection of the best unusual holiday lodges and log cabins to rent in Scotland. Quirky, fun, romantic and unusual places stay.
We’ve found some of the best self-catering cottages and holiday lodges in Scotland to rent, amid some of the finest scenery in the world.
We’ve done the hard work and have really stayed in all of the holiday cottages listed and would recommend them to our own family and friends. Real cottages, real experiences!
Don’t waste hours hunting online for that special place. We offer a selection of small independent holiday rentals. Nearly 100 unusual cottages in Scotland to inspire you. Why not start here?
NEW on Cool Cottages is The Sheep Station on Harris, a pair of luxury escapes for couples, a real 5 star treat.
How about the Longhouse on Skye. Fabulous 3 bedroom house with incredible sea and mountain views on Sleat Skye. Plenty of availability, find out more
Stationmasters Lodge 8 bedroom Lochside house overlooking Loch Carron with stunning views. Ideal for families and groups of friends, sleeps up to 18! Dogs welcome too. A great base for exploring Skye and the West Coast. Plenty of availablity in Oct and Nov
An Insider’s Guide To Some of Best Holiday Cottages In Scotland
Let us inspire you, log cabins, lodges with hot tubs, boathouses, treehouses, lighthouse cottages, beach cabins, a signal box, and more. During the last 15 years or so, We have travelled all over the country to find the best holiday lodges and log cabins in Scotland.
‘Fab! Quality over quantity! When it comes to looking for great places to stay, we want to find the cool places quickly without wading though zillions of unremarkable places.’
“We are delighted to have our holiday house featured on the Cool Cottages website. For a very modest fee Cool Cottages has raised our profile and we have had many bookings through the website whilst retaining control ourselves. I can strongly recommend a listing on Cool Cottages.”
David Grant Owner Faire Chaolais (Morar)
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Find out about our latest additions to our Cool Cottages Scotland website. We’ve spent the last few months (Pre Covid 19) travelling all over of Scotland, searching for special cottages and lodges. Small independent holiday rentals that we think you will love. We...
Our latest Cool holiday cottages to rent in Scotland. How about some of these unusual cottages to inspire you? We’ve spent the last few months travelling all over of Scotland, searching for exceptional holiday cottages. This is the result, we have stayed in some...
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