Coastal Cottages. It could have something to do with rose-tinted memories of blissful childhood holidays, but being near water and the sea in particular, is a prime requirement for many people when choosing a holiday cottage.
This whitewashed cottage stands on the north shore of Loch Alsh. As if the outstanding coastal views weren't enough, its secluded garden leads directly down to a stony beach where you can enjoy leisurely walks before coming home to a log-burning stove.
Self-catering accommodation on Scotland's West Coast For a holiday with a diversity of natural environments, thriving towns and incredible scenery, book a break to the west coast of Scotland in a self-catering holiday cottage.
But don't forget the south west coast islands of Cumbrae, Arran, Bute, Gigha, Colonsay, Coll and Tiree. These are all very popular holiday destinations and all of the islands offer a wide choice of holiday accommodation.
Holiday cottages in Dumfries and Galloway are often white-washed small cottages by the sea. This isolated part of Scotland has many luxury cottages to rent for a holiday in the Galloway countryside or on the Solway coast.