Boasting spectacular backdrops and plenty of peace and quiet, our country cottages to rent in Scotland are a popular choice for romantic short breaks or adventure holidays for the family. We feature over 200 country cottages in Scotland in a multitude of striking destinations, so choosing your favourite could be a little tricky! Read on for tips on where's best to book your country cottage holiday in Scotland.
If you're into outdoor sports, opt for a country cottage in the Highlands. We've a great range of rustic cottages to rent amid this mountainous region, providing a great base for adventure. Set out in search of a good walking trail from the front door of your Scottish country cottage, and return hours later, refreshed, reinvigorated and ready for a good night's sleep. The Highlands are extremely popular with mountain bikers, climbers, kayakers, and anglers, and our country cottages are there for when you need to relax after a long day on the trail.
See the sights with a country cottage in Scotland
Alternatively, choose a country cottage near the Scottish Borders if you prefer history to hiking. Here, ancient castles, forts and abbeys lie in wait around every glen and the illustrious Hadrian's Wall stands as testament to Scotland's bloody past. We've plenty of country cottages to rent in Southern Scotland that are ideally placed for touring the region; and if you get tired of all the greenery, head to Edinburgh or Glasgow to get your Scottish culture fix.
From the dizzying heights of the Cairngorms, to the beautiful wilderness of Dumfries and Galloway, rent a country cottage in Scotland and you're sure to discover the very best that the country has to offer.
Please find below a selection of personally inspected country cottages across Scotland.