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If you're looking for ideas on what to do or where to visit for your holidays in Scotland you have come to the right place. TravelScotland brings you the best Scottish hotels and guesthouses, tours and itineraries, self catering holiday cottages and apartments, activities, guided tours and even mountain walks - all in all the perfect holiday destination whether you are single, couple or family group. If you're looking for cheap hotels in Edinburgh, see our list of Cheap Edinburgh Hotels.

Scotland Travel allows to you to build a wonderful Scottish holiday. Book accommodation online, day trips and tours around Scotland. You can combine hotels and itineraries to make your ideal trip.

Travel Scotland is packed full of useful travel information which will help you plan or dream in detail about a holiday in Scotland. Our Guide to Scotland is the most detailed scottish guide online and will help you decide what to see and do before you arrive.

Travel Scotland is not a tourist board or a multinational. We live in Scotland and want to share with you the special beauty and excitement of our land. We are here to help make your Scottish journey the journey of a lifetime. Find out more about Scotland's History.

Holiday in Scotland

Travel Scotland offers Holiday Cottages in Scotland for rent, hotel and guesthouse accommodation in Scotland, minibus and coach tours as well as self driven itineraries.

We can show availability for most of the different products we offer as well as being able to create bespoke packages for you. If you are looking for help with group or party bookings, please contact us directly for advice and help with placing reservations.

We also have online reservations for train tickets, and car hire and some events as well.

If you are looking for jobs in Scotland, we have a wide range of different opportunities on our job site.

Accommodation in Scotland

We have a wide range of different accommodation across all Scotland; from 5 star hotels to humble guesthouses, to cottages and apartments. Many are bookable online, others are on request basis only.

Look for accommodation and hotels in Edinburgh here and hotels in Glasgow here. We also have an extensive list of hostels in Scotland as well as phone numbers for others in our Scottish Guide

If you are looking for self-catering properties in Scotland and cottages in the Highlands and Skye, we have divided them by size and location. Click here for our self-catering cottages in Scotland. We have a great range of types of Cottages, such as:

 Cottages with a Hot Tub | Holiday Cottages on the Isle of Skye | and see our Latest Holiday Cottages 

plus for a romantic break at any time of year see our  Top 10 Romantic Cottages in Scotland.


AirBnB in Scotland

AirBnB, the uber-cool US start-up that enables people to rent out homes or rooms in their homes now operates in Scotland as well as the rest of the galaxy. You can find apartments etc in Edinburgh and other cities. A great way to see the city and enjoy the life of a local.

Browse our AirBnb Selection

AirBnB in Scotland

Edinburgh Military Tattoo Short Breaks

For 2016, Edinburgh's world-renowned Royal Military Tattoo takes place between 5th - 27th August. The Tattoo is Scotland's biggest and best-selling spectacle, attracting an international audience each year. We offer 2 and 3 night packages to the Tattoo that combine accommodation and tickets to the Tattoo. We are preparing 2016 packages which are available from December 2015. You can pre-order your packages now.

Tattoo Breaks

Edinburgh Military Tattoo Short Breaks

Cheap Scottish Hotels Price Checked

We search through 30 different sites for the cheapest hotel prices and apartments throughout Scotland just for you.Why do the searching when we do it for you. With our hotel comparison service you can be pretty sure of getting the cheapest price: whatever else you have saved yourself an awful lot of trouble!  This is the cleverest way to save money for your Scottish trip!

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Cheap Scottish Hotels Price Checked

Scotland Tours

This is our selection of guided and self-drive tours around Scotland. We have Scottish coach and minicoach tours with durations lasting from 1 to 13 days. We also have a range of self-drive itineraries of the Highlands and Islands where we provide the accommodation (and car if required) and you do the rest.

See our Tours

Scotland Tours

Guide to Scotland

The TravelScotland website has a definitive Scotland guide right here and it is all fully searchable! So wherever you are going and whatever you are looking for you can find it thanks to us. Click on Scotland Guide in the menu at the top to do a little exploring on your own.

Guide Pages

Guide to Scotland

Latest in Hotels

  • White Heather Hotel

    A friendly family hotel, in a superb location on the Isle of Skye.

  • easyHotel Edinburgh

    Sleeps: 58

    Looking for a cheap hotel room in Edinburgh? easyHotel Edinburgh is located on Princes Street in the heart of the city!

  • Ballat Smithy Cottage

    A charming 19th century cottage which has been beautifully renovated to make it the ultimate cosy retreat.

  • Hotel Du Vin Edinburgh

    An excellent stylish, quirky hotel in the heart of Edinburgh, not far from the Royal Mile. Great staff - very helpful. Delicious food. Recommended. Not cheap!

  • Park House Broomhill Glasgow

    Manor Park Guest house is located at a quiet location in Glasgow’s fashionable west end, only a few minutes away from Victoria Park.

  • Park Hotel Peebles

    Park hotel is a family run hotel that is perched above the River Tweed. Park hotel would offer a quiet accommodation option without compromising on the luxuries of the guests.

  • Park Hotel Thurso

    A family run hotel set up 47 years ago, Park Hotel Thurso offers a superb blend of Highland hospitality and personal attention.

Latest in Tours

Latest in our Guide

  • Dun Ara Castle

    Ruinous castle on a sea stack with surrounding wall. Central keep on outcrop of rock. Can be visited at any reasonable time.

  • Fetlar Interpretative Centre

    Nearest Town: Fetlar

    Local museum for Fetlar and small Shetland islands. 

  • Shandwick Beach

    Nearest Town: Balintore & Shandwick

    Shandwick Bay is located within the seaboard villages of Shandwick and Balintore. The extensive sandy beach has dunes behind it and rocky areas to the North and the South. There is a charming harbour in Balintore to the North.

  • Burns House Museum

    Nearest Town: Mauchline

     The Burns House Museum is situated in the centre of Mauchline amidst period buildings and cobbled streets. It houses displays of his life in Mauchline and readings of poems...

  • Preston Tower

    Large and somewhat foreboding tower near Prestonpans. In care of council and can be viewed from its gardens. Said to be haunted.

Latest in Cottages

  • The Byres Cottage, Scottish Borders - Sleeps 14

    Property Type: Detached Converted Farm, Sleeps: 14

    The Byres is a stylishly converted 19th century farmhouse steading next to the River Ettrick and surrounded by the scenic Scottish Borders countryside. Six large bedrooms.

  • Taigh Fiodha Lodge, Ross-shire - Sleeps 6

    Sleeps: 6

    Recently constructed Scandinavian pine log cabin situated 10 minutes walk from the beautiful sandy beaches of the seaboard villages of Shandwick, Balintore and Hilton. Stunning views west to Ben Wyvis and north to the mountains of East Sutherland. 40 mins from Inverness.

  • Minard Holiday Cottage, Inverness - Sleeps 6

    Property Type: Semi Detached Cottage, Sleeps: 6

    Charming 19th century canal side cottage on the edge of Inverness city and Clachnaharry village with stunning views. Views also include the Black Isle and Beauly Firth.

  • Salt Herrings Cottage, Fife - Sleeps 4

    Property Type: Semi Detached Cottage, Sleeps: 4

    Salt Herrings is a luxury conversion of an old Cooperage set in a spectacular waterfront location in Fife. This stunning and immaculate self catering property, newly renovated to the highest possible standard, is an ideal holiday home for those who wish to spend time by the sea in a beautiful setting.

  • Strathspey Holiday Cottage, Dunoon - Sleeps 4

    Sleeps: 4

    Strathspey holiday cottage is in the picturesque village of Strone, on the shore of Holy Loch near Dunoon, Argyll. Situated in the Cowal Peninsula and within the Loch Lomond and Trossachs National Park, the cottage is in an area of outstanding natural beauty.