Hill Walking Scotland

Walk down from the hills to a warm and cosy home

hillwalkerThousands of people come to Scotland every year to walk in its spectacular hills.  Whether you want the challenge of a Munro, or to stroll a lowland slope, it’s a truly great place for hill walking.  And your own holiday cottage can be an ideal base for a wide range of day-long walks, promising you a warm and comfortable place to rest your feet, whatever time you make it back!

There are challenging hills, and glorious rambling, all over Scotland, from the rolling green pastures of the Scottish Borders to the rugged moors of Highland and Caithness.  Of course, the ‘Munro Baggers’ can get obsessive as they criss-cross the country from Galloway to Aberdeenshire and Perthshire to Skye – but you don’t have to do it that way!  A cottage in Argyll for a week will give you plenty of scope to stretch those legs!

Walking Holidays Scotland

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  • Campbell Cottage

    • 1CtQ
    • Pets Welcome

    Campbell Cottage

    Argyll, the Isles, Stirlingshire (Arrochar )

    Sleeps up to 8

    Campbell Cottage is a charming, cosy listed cottage in the heart of the picturesque Argyll village of Arrochar, on the banks of Loch Long. Loch Lomond is just 2 miles away. Perfect for families, groups celebrating a special birthday or occasion, or walkers looking to escape into the Arrochar Alps.

  • Oystercatchers

    • 11 Properties with 4 star(s)
    • 1CtQ

    Oystercatchers

    Highlands and Skye (28 from Portree)

    Sleeps up to 6

    Oystercatchers is a traditional 1 1/2 storied former croft house, located down a quiet lane, right on the water's edge in the township of Lower Breakish. Sleeps up to 6 adults and cot/ high chair is available. Peaceful setting with grounds going down to water's edge. 3 miles from nearest shops.

  • Bracken Lodges, Kenmore

    • 88 Properties with 4 star(s)
    • 8CtQ

    Bracken Lodges, Kenmore

    Perthshire, Dundee & Angus (10 miles from Aberfeldy)

    Sleeps up to 6

    In an enviable position on the south banks of Loch Tay, we have 8, superbly equipped, pet free 4* self-catering lodges. Our perfect location with private beach provides stunning views over the Loch to Ben Lawers for a very relaxing holiday. Ideally located to discover Highland Perthshire and beyond.

  • Forbes of Kingennie Country Resort

    • 1414 Properties with 4 star(s)
    • 14CtQ
    • Pets Welcome
    • Disabled Access

    Forbes of Kingennie Country Resort

    Perthshire, Dundee & Angus (6 miles from Dundee)

    Sleeps up to 10

    14 luxury self-catering lodges offer first class accommodation in an outstanding countryside location sleeping from 2 to 10 guests per lodge. On site facilities include Waterside Restaurant, Cairn O' Mount Bar, 5 fishing ponds, 9 hole golf course, putting green, driving range, maze and play park.

  • West Coast Cottages - Springbank, Taynuilt

    • 11 Properties with 4 star(s)
    • 1CtQ
    • Pets Welcome

    West Coast Cottages - Springbank, Taynuilt

    Argyll, the Isles, Stirlingshire (13 miles from Oban)

    Sleeps up to 8

    Springbank is a relaxing yet imposing granite-built house standing majestically over the picturesque village of Taynuilt with views to Loch Etive, only 13 miles from Oban, Scotland's seafood capital with ferries to the islands.

  • Ardshellach, North Connel

    • 11 Properties with 4 star(s)
    • 1CtQ

    Ardshellach, North Connel

    Argyll, the Isles, Stirlingshire (7 miles from Oban)

    Sleeps up to 6

    Beautiful, comfortable self catering holiday house, splendidly equipped. Spectacular, peaceful situation looking south over Loch Etive and hills. Oban 7 miles. Half-acre garden. Free wireless broadband. Fantastic holiday base.

  • One Marine Place

    • 6CtQ

    One Marine Place

    Argyll, the Isles, Stirlingshire (Rothesay)

    Sleeps up to 6

    One Marine Place is a converted 160 year old Georgian house called Prospect House, one and half miles from the town of Rothesay on the Isle of Bute. There are 5 extremely spacious apartments and a private cottage.

  • Pinewood Steading

    • 1CtQ
    • Pets Welcome
    • Disabled Access

    Pinewood Steading

    Highlands and Skye (11 miles from Inverness)

    Sleeps up to 4

    A peaceful haven in a rural part of the Highlands. Our luxurious, well-presented self-catering home has captivating and uninterrupted views, removing you from the hustle of everyday life. On the doorstep of many attractions and activities, still within easy reach of Inverness and Loch Ness.

  • Dunalastair Estate Cottages

    • 55 Properties with 3 star(s)
    • 44 Properties with 4 star(s)
    • 9CtQ
    • Pets Welcome

    Dunalastair Estate Cottages

    Perthshire, Dundee & Angus (18 miles from Pitlochry)

    Sleeps up to 8

    Our secluded self-catering holiday homes are scattered around huge Dunalastair Estate in Rannoch, a true haven of rare wildlife and unspoilt highland scenery. Walk from your door, fish the loch, cycle the quiet roads, climb Schiehallion. There’s so much to do. Pets welcome. Log fires. WiFi.

  • Glenbeag Mountain Lodges

    • 22 Properties with 4 star(s)
    • 22 Properties with 3 star(s)
    • 4CtQ
    • Pets Welcome
    • Disabled Access

    Glenbeag Mountain Lodges

    Perthshire, Dundee & Angus (18 miles from Blairgowrie)

    Sleeps up to 5

    Self catering log cabins with hot tubs, saunas, Wi-Fi and magnificent mountain views. Located within the Cairngorm National Park. A great touring base for Royal Deeside, castles. Glorious countryside with Hillwalking, mountain biking, fishing, golf. Sky Freeview, DVD's, BBQ's,

  • Eastside Farm Holiday Cottages, Penicuik

    • 44 Properties with 4 star(s)
    • 4CtQ
    • Pets Welcome

    Eastside Farm Holiday Cottages, Penicuik

    Edinburgh and the Lothians (8 miles from Edinburgh)

    Sleeps up to 4

    Welcome to Eastside, a haven of rural luxury right at the heart of the Pentland Hills an area of outstanding natural beauty.
    Walk the hills from your doorstep, enjoy the views from the cottage garden, curl up beside your mesmerising log burner or explore Edinburgh's attractions nearby.

  • Whitefalls Spa Lodges

    • 22 Properties with 5 star(s)
    • 2CtQ

    Whitefalls Spa Lodges

    Hebrides, Orkney, Shetland (14miles from Stornoway)

    Sleeps up to 2

    Whitefalls Spa Lodges offer seclusion and tranquillity in a truly stunning location. We combine Hebridean hospitality together with the style of a boutique hotel and spa in your own private self-catering lodge.

  • Ericht Holiday Lodges

    • 66 Properties with 3 star(s)
    • 6CtQ
    • Pets Welcome

    Ericht Holiday Lodges

    Perthshire, Dundee & Angus (0.5 miles from Blairgowrie)

    Sleeps up to 5

    Blessed with a secluded setting yet only a 10 minute walk to Blairgowrie town centre, Ericht Holiday Lodges gives the best of both worlds.

  • Cuil Moss Cottage

    • 11 Properties with 5 star(s)
    • 1CtQ

    Cuil Moss Cottage

    Highlands and Skye (10 miles from Fort William)

    Sleeps up to 2

    Visit Scotland 5 Star. Green Tourism Gold. Highlands and Islands Best Holiday Accommodation 2015 Finalist.

    Cuil Moss Cottage is an idyllic stone built couples retreat nestled in a spectacular sea side location, offering total privacy with the benefit of being close to amenities and services.

  • Alltshellach Cottages, The Old Coach House

    • 11 Properties with 4 star(s)
    • 1CtQ

    Alltshellach Cottages, The Old Coach House

    Highlands and Skye (0.5 miles from Ballachulish)

    Sleeps up to 6

    Situated in a peaceful hamlet close to the banks of Loch Leven in the Scottish Highlands, our two 4 star self-catering holiday cottages are surrounded by some of the most spectacular scenery in Scotland, close to Glencoe, Fort William and the village pub (The Old Ferry Bar at The Loch Leven Hotel).

  • Waterloo House

    • 11 Properties with 4 star(s)
    • 1CtQ
    • Pets Welcome
    • Disabled Access

    Waterloo House

    Highlands and Skye (1/2 mile from Lochinver)

    Sleeps up to 6

    Waterloo House is a luxurious, self catering holiday lodge set in the hillside of Baddidarroch, overlooking the small fishing village of Lochinver.

  • Tomich Holiday Cottages & Lodges

    • 77 Properties with 3 star(s)
    • 55 Properties with 4 star(s)
    • 12CtQ
    • Pets Welcome

    Tomich Holiday Cottages & Lodges

    Highlands and Skye (15 miles from Drumnadrochit)

    Sleeps up to 6

    Peaceful self catering en-suite Cottages or Woodland Lodges in beautiful Highland setting beside Glen Affric and near Loch Ness. Ideal for walking, touring, cycling, nature watching or relaxing. Price includes leisure pass, all bedding, heating, electricity and swimming pool. Wi-Fi. Bike Hire.

  • Bonn-Na-Coille Cottages - Pine Tree and Sycamore

    • 22 Properties with 4 star(s)
    • 2CtQ
    • Disabled Access

    Bonn-Na-Coille Cottages - Pine Tree and Sycamore

    Aberdeen, Grampian & Moray (Ballater)

    Sleeps up to 4

    4* cottages with character situated nr centre of lovely village of Ballater in the Cairngorms National Park. Castles inc Balmoral, the Royal Lochnagar Distillery & nature reserves locally inc Mar Lodge visited on Countryfile. No availability calendar, pls submit form or contact us directly. Thanks.

  • Alltshellach Cottages, The Old Stables

    • 11 Properties with 4 star(s)
    • 1CtQ

    Alltshellach Cottages, The Old Stables

    Highlands and Skye (0.5 miles from Ballachulish)

    Sleeps up to 6

    Situated in a peaceful hamlet close to the banks of Loch Leven in the Scottish Highlands, our two 4 star self-catering holiday cottages are surrounded by some of the most spectacular scenery in Scotland, close to Glencoe, Fort William and the village pub (The Old Ferry Bar at The Loch Leven Hotel).