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Holiday Cottages on a Loch in Scotland

Scotland's famous for its lochs (lakes), mountains and beautiful scenery, and we can offer a wide range of self catering cottages, log cabins and lodges on a Scottish loch.
Check out our list of favourite lochside holiday cottages, perfect for a family holiday or a romantic break at any time of year.

Self Catering Cottages by Scottish Lochs

Tigh A’ Mhuillin, Ardheslaig, sleeps 4

Set in 2 acres of natural, unspoilt grounds which reach down to the water’s edge, a warm Highland welcome awaits at this lovely detached cottage.

Lomond View Cottage, Loch Lomond - Sleeps 4

Located in the heart of Scotland’s first National Park, these two properties offer an ideal holiday base from which to explore the surrounding area. Montrose House, a former listed period mansion hou...
  • Price average: 4 nights £258

Ceol-na-Mara, Western Highlands - Sleeps 6

Camuasnagaul is a tiny hamlet of crofts a few miles along the coastal road from Dundonnell in Wester Ross, Ullapool 24 miles. Nestling peacefully on the shore line of Loch Broom, this detached cottage enjo...
  • Price average: 4 nights £259

Palmerston Croft House, Lochcarron, sleeps 6

Set in the heart of the beautiful village of Lochcarron, overlooking the spectacular sea-loch and Attadale Mountains beyond, this traditional build croft house has been sympathetically restored to retain a...
  • Price average: 5 nights £445

Falcon Lodge, Loch Awe - Sleeps 4

Situated on the shores of Loch Awe with private harbour, this development of just four single storey cedar lodges is situated in approximately 2.5 acres. The views across the loch to the hills beyond are wonderf...
  • Price average: 4 nights £299

Rowan Cottage, Carrick Castle - Sleeps 2

This purpose built, self–contained holiday apartment is situated on the loch side in the village of Carrick Castle. The property is tastefully furnished and boasts spectacular views over Loch Goil an...
  • Price average: 7 nights £350

Fin Ro Cottage, Inveraray - Sleeps 2

This charming lochside cottage is idyllically located within the historic conservation burgh of Inveraray and enjoys beautiful views of majestic Loch Fyne. The cottage is on the ground floor of a ....
  • Price average: 5 nights £246

The Anchorage, Aberfeldy, sleeps 8

In a superb secluded position right on the banks of Loch Tay, this lovely spacious holiday property has a large garden flanked by burns as well as its own 150 yards of loch frontage, where free fishing is ...
  • Price average: 7 nights £916

Pier Holiday Cottage, Holy Loch - Sleeps 2

Situated on the shores of the Holy Loch, in the Loch Lomond and Trossachs National Park, this restored, former ticket office is ideal for a relaxing holiday.

Lubnaig Cottage, Callander - sleeps 4

Located in an elevated position adjacent to other properties, overlooking the banks of Loch Lubnaig, this holiday cottage offers an open plan interior and is ideally situated by the A84 in an AONB within t...
  • Price average: 7 nights £467

Lochside, Loch Long - Sleeps 4

Situated on the shores of Loch Long, in the Loch Lomond and Trossachs National Park, this single storey waterfront cottage is ideal for a relaxing holiday and enjoys stunning views over Loch Long and the f...
  • Price average: 7 nights £354

Oaklea, Loch Fyne - Sleeps 4-6

This charming, detached, single-storey holiday cottage is located in the quiet village of Newton on the banks of Loch Fyne. It has direct access to the shore and boasts stunning views over the loch to the ...
  • Price average: 5 nights £374

Old Customs House, Littleferry/Loch Fleet - Sleeps 4

Set just a few steps from the shores of Loch Fleet at Littleferry, this detached holiday property enjoys panoramic views across the water and over the surrounding countryside.

Rudha Breac, Loch Riddon - Sleeps 6-7

Situated yards from the banks of Loch Riddon this beautifully renovated, detached single-storey holiday house boasts magnificent views over the loch to the Kyles of Bute and provides a peaceful location fr...
  • Price average: 5 nights £435

Ashburn Cottage, nr Dornie Sleeps 6

This traditional cottage enjoys an elevated position with beautiful views across the waters of Loch Long towards the mountains. Cosily furnished and well equipped, the cottage offers an ideal holiday retre...
  • Price average: 5 nights £343

Loch Cabin, Lochearnhead, sleeps 4

A warm highland welcome awaits you at Loch Cabin, set in the lovely grounds of the owners’ 4 star guest house, the cabin has been equipped and furnished to ensure a comfortable and enjoyable holiday....
  • Price average: 5 nights £259

Dunbheag Cottage, nr Dunoon - Sleeps 4

Enjoying wonderful views over the Holy Loch, this detached, single-storey property with its own garden stands in the village of Strone within the Argyll Forest Park, which is part of Loch Lomond and the Tr...
  • Price average: 4 nights £345

Tarken Lodge, Loch Earn, sleeps 2

Secluded little lodge beside Loch Earn, on the outskirts of St Fillans, perfect for a couple looking for some quiet and beautiful countryside to explore. Excellent facilities and set above the loch, a short walk from the village.

  • Sleeps: 2

Ardanaiseig Cottage, Loch Awe - Sleeps 10

In a stunning setting with direct access to Loch Awe this spacious detached property is set in its own 2 1/2 acres of beautifully landscaped gardens. Acclaimed as one of Scotland’s most picturesque ...
  • Price average: 7 nights £1143

The Cabin, West Highlands - Sleeps 4

Superbly set on the shores of Loch Duich with magnificent views towards the Five Sisters of Kintail, this single-storey cottage is a haven for walkers, climbers and bird-watchers. At Letterfearn (1 mile) b...
  • Price average: 7 nights £533

Arkaig Luxury Lodge, Loch Lochy, Sleeps 8

Situated a mere 30 yards from the banks of Loch Lochy and with spectacular uninterrupted views of Ben Nevis, Aonach Mor and the Grey Corries, the setting for Arkaig Lodge is truly stunning. 9 miles from Fo...
  • Price average: 7 nights £1282

Loch Duich Cottage, Kyle, nr Skye - Sleeps 6

Boasting stunning views across Loch Duich to the mountains of Skye, this very comfortable property is set right on the shore in its own little bay, with the Five Sisters of Kintail as a spectacular backdro...
  • Price average: 7 nights £521

Gairlochy Bay Log Cabin, nr Fort William - Sleeps 6-8

Set on the shores of Loch Lochy, with breathtaking views across to Ben Nevis and the Aonach Mor mountains, this detached log home is furnished to a wonderful standard. Gairlochy Bay is set in a stunning lo...
  • Price average: 7 nights £813

Kintail, Loch Duich, Sleeps 4-6

On the shores of Loch Duich, with outstanding views to the Five Sisters of Kintail, this comfortable holiday cottage enjoys mountain views from all the windows (and sea loch from most) and is prepared to t...
  • Price average: 4 nights £392

Cliff Cottage, Port Appin - Sleeps 8

This beautifully renovated and extended cottage enjoys an idyllic location just a hundred yards or so from the crystal clear waters of the Lyne of Lorne. Located at the end of a rough track approximately 1...
  • Price average: 5 nights £501

Greep Luxury Cottage, Isle of Skye, Sleeps 6

This beautifully presented detached former croft house, situated on the water’s edge, has been lovingly refurbished to a very high standard and enjoys superb views of the Cuillins and across the wate...
  • Price average: 4 nights £423

Thistle'do Cottage, Loch Fyne - Sleeps 3+2

Situated in the village of Minard on the shores of Loch Fyne, this semi-detached holiday cottage enjoys picturesque views across the loch. Lovingly refurbished, it makes the ideal location to explore the m...
  • Price average: 4 nights £284

Larch. nr Loch Long - Sleeps 5-6

Beautifully perched overlooking panoramic views of Loch Long and magnificent mountains within Scotland’s first National Park, this is an ideal holiday base for touring Argyll or to chill out and enjo...
  • Price average: 4 nights £246

Primrose Cottage, Loch Ness - Sleeps 6

Nestling against the side of the hill, detached Primrose Cottage enjoys breathtaking views across the waters of Loch Ness towards the hills beyond. Furnished and equipped to a very high standard, it makes ...
  • Price average: 4 nights £322

Clachan, Loch Torridon, Sleeps 5

In an outstanding elevated position on the shores of Upper Loch Torridon, this traditional croft house with its own garden commands wonderful views – to the front is the loch with the mountains beyon...
  • Price average: 7 nights £552

Red Kite Lodge, nr Strathpeffer - Sleeps 4

This delightful detached lodge overlooking the picturesque Loch Achilty is built to an extremely high specification. Superb fly fishing is on the doorstep. Beautiful walks abound in the area and the proper...
  • Price average: 7 nights £432

Tigh an Uillt, nr Inveraray - Sleeps 4

Nestled beside the shore of a sea loch in the peaceful village of Strachur, this stylish, light and airy villa with picture windows giving panoramic views over Loch Fyne and the mountains, is in an area of...
  • Price average: 7 nights £567

Lochnell Cottage, Loch Etive - Sleeps 8

With magnificent views over Loch Etive and the Falls of Lora, this spacious detached single-storey cottage is a wonderful place to enjoy a relaxing holiday in a quiet rural location. The cottage is a short...
  • Price average: 7 nights £975

Point Park Cottage, Loch Etive - Sleeps 6

This beautifully renovated, detached, single-storey holiday cottage enjoys an idyllic location on the shores of Loch Etive. Extremely well furnished and equipped it has direct access onto the beach and boa...
  • Price average: 7 nights £846

Tigh an Aullt Holiday Cottage, Loch Duich - Sleeps 6

Classic highland cottage for six overlooking Loch Duich. This three bedroom bungalow offers families and friends a holiday in paradise with outstanding views in every direction.

  • Sleeps: 6

Aros, Balmacara, Sleeps 4

Breathtakingly positioned amid National Trust woodland, in an enviable setting just yards from the shore, this tastefully renovated detached cottage is finished to a high standard. With splendid sweeping v...
  • Price average: 4 nights £297

Otter Bank Cottage, nr Fort William - Sleeps 4

This timber cottage provides cosy and very homely accommodation in a stunning setting. Set on the shores of Loch Linnhe, it enjoys views across the water to the hills beyond.  Only 4 miles from Fort William, the...
  • Price average: 4 nights £280

Duart, nr Fort William - Sleeps 4

Superior detached bungalow (far left in photograph) one of two very attractive houses, well furnished and equipped and set only 200 yards from the shoreline of Loch Linnhe. Wonderful position overlooking t...
  • Price average: 4 nights £245

Fernbank Villa, nr Fort William - Sleeps 8

Ideally situated halfway between Oban and Fort William ’Fernbank’ occupies an elevated site enjoying spectacular views across Loch Linnhe to the peaks and mountains of Ardgour and beyond. Furnished a...
  • Price average: 5 nights £437

Ellary Estate Cottages and Chalets, Argyll

Traditional stone cottages and chalets in remote coastal location, in area of outstanding natural beauty.

Scotland's famous for its lochs (lakes), mountains and beautiful scenery, and we can offer a wide range of self catering cottages, log cabins and lodges on a Scottish loch.
Check out our list of favourite lochside holiday cottages, perfect for a family holiday or a romantic break at any time of year.