Please find below a selection of self catering holiday cottages to rent near Perthshire, Scotland.
Welcome to Perthshire, bang in the centre of Scotland and home to some gorgeous Perthshire holiday cottages.
The contrasting landscapes of Perthshire create a playground for all kinds of adventure, with traditional activities like cycling, walking, fishing and golf being further enhanced by a wide variety of more unusual pursuits, on land, on water and in the air.
Do something new! Don a wetsuit and try a spot of canyoning. Take to the skies with a micro-light flight. Or enjoy close encounters of the natural kind with an off-road safari.
Whether it's via some form of activity or touring the region by car, discovering Perthshire promises a memorable experience. Far-reaching forests sit alongside sweeping moorlands, a sanctuary for flora and fauna - osprey, red deer, red squirrel, the capercaillie. A gentle climate and fertile soils bring the countryside ablaze with colour, with fields of soft berries and gardens showcasing glorious floral displays. If your fingers have the slightest tinge of green, Perthshire is a paradise!
The area also features a treasure trove of historic delights, from grand ancestral homes and medieval castles, to Roman encampments and intricate Pictish stones. Past visitors include Queen Victoria, Bonnie Prince Charlie and Robert the Bruce.
The regional capital of Perth is worth a visit, especially if your Perthshire cottage holiday happens to fall over the first Saturday of the month when Perth's Farmers' Market presents a dazzling display of local produce.
Add traditional crafts, from whisky to pottery, along with a whole calendar of annual events and festivals, from music to literary - the list goes on...