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Large holiday cottages for group accommodation
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Deeside Lickleyhead Castle, Premnay, Insch, Aberdeenshire

Castle to rent in Deeside
Bedrooms 8. Sleeps 16. Aberdeenshire. Fabulous fairytale Scottish Castle - exculisve use or part use. Wedding venue, golf holiday destination, sandy beaches. Hands on owners. Short breaks available. Pets welcome.

Stay in a historic fairytale castle in North East Scotland dating back to the middle ages, graced by the presence of both royalty and Hollywood stars over the centuries, and is now available for rent for a holiday, wedding, or special event. Pet-friendly self-catering holiday accommodation with walks from the door in 11 acres of formal gardens and woodland, as well as world-class golf, fishing, hiking, and distillery tours nearby. (The Insch Golf Club is only two miles away). A large group can rent out the entire castle, or individual wings can be rented. It's only 23 miles from Aberdeen Airport, making it an ideal highland getaway for those flying in from major airports all over the world.

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Islands Banlicken, Imacher, Isle of Arran

holiday cottages Arran
Bedrooms: 4. Sleeps: 12. Main farmhouse; 1 double, 1 twin, 1 bunk room. (sleeping 7). Byre; 1 large family bedroom with double bed, bunk beds and single bed. (sleeping 5). Short breaks low season only. Pets by arrangement.

Banlicken is simply gorgeous! Located on a hillside overlooking the ocean on the west coast of Arran it is completely private. The house and its smaller adjacent cottage are very comfortable and made into one of the most restful and inspiring island hideaways. There is a stream running through the garden, a path through woods which leads down the hill to the sea and a games room. From the doorstep there are excellent hill and sea shore walks with numerous wildlife to be seen. Activities on Arran include golf, quad bikes, fishing, pony trecking and much more. Arran is often called 'Scotland in miniature' and so offers a unique island holiday in Scotland - but is easily accessed from the mainland.

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Borders Chapelhope Farmhouse, Innerleithen, Selkirkshire, Scottish Borders

large house borders
Bedrooms 5 (1 double with bath, 1 double, 2 twin/king sized double, 1 family with double bed and bunks). Sleeps: 10 + 2/3. Innerleithen. Short breaks available. Pets welcome.

Chapelhope is an extremely comfortable place to relax for a break - surrounded by unspoilt views and with no light pollution. The farmhouse is child friendly, so ideal for family and friends to get together as it's very spacious too. There are plenty outdoor persuits to enjoy nearby including walking, sailing, fishing and mountain biking and lovely fires to return to and while away the evenings.

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Edinburgh and Lothians Balgone Coach House, North Berwick, East Lothian, Scotland

large house close to the sea North Berwick
Bedrooms 5 (3 twins and 2 doubles, but all beds are zip and link so can provide 5 twin rooms, when requested). Sleeps 10. North Berwick. Ground floor bedroom and facilites. Pets welcome by prior arrangement. Close to the coast and sandy beaches. Short breaks.

Balgone Coach House is a big spectacular Georgian former stables and coach house, located on the Balgone Estate (a large arable farm), in a private location, 2 miles from North Berwick - one of Scotland’s most popular seaside towns. The coach house has been furnished beautifully offering many stylish luxuries and is immaculately presented. With the well serviced rail link from North Berwick to Edinburgh (just 30 minutes on the train); the local amenities and attractions of North Berwick; The Coach House offers a mix of city break culture, coastal retreat with sandy beaches and golf holiday (many courses) all within easy reach.

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Edinburgh and Lothians The Granary, Balgone Estate, Sheriff Hall, North Berwick, East Lothian

holiday house North Berwick
Bedrooms 4: 2 double, 2 twin, 2 Z beds. Sleeps: 8/10. Near North Berwick. Short breaks. Dogs welcome. Indoor heated swimming pool and big 7 person hot tub.

A tastefully restored granary building in a traditional steading on a beautiful estate in East Lothian. Perfect for a big family or group holiday; only half an hour from Edinburgh, but with endless sporting and tourist activities right on your doorstep - miles of coastline with deserted beaches minutes away, and pubs and restaurants not far away. With an extensive garden, indoor swimming pool, large hot tub and pool table there is lots to do without leaving the estate!

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Edinburgh and Lothians The Bridge House, Dunbar, East Lothian

self-catering east lothian
Bedrooms 5: 4 double, 1 twin. Sleeps: 10. Dunbar. Short breaks on request. Pets welcome. Hot tub.

This is a beautifully appointed large holiday house which has been decorated and furnished to an extremely high standard, set within 150 acres on the Broxmouth Estate. The house is perfect for friends or family get-togethers, golfing trips or group holidays. There are a wealth of activities on offer from exploring the estate, beautiful beaches, horse riding, fishing, surfing and many other activities. The Dunbar Golf Club actually backs onto the estate and the house is within half an hour of 22 other golf courses. It really is a wonderful place to rent for a holiday!

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Fife and Angus Kinblethmont Coach House and Stables, by Arbroath, Angus

large holiday house fife
Bedrooms: 6 (1 double, 2 king, 2 twin/double, 1 family). Sleeps: 12/14. Arbroath 5 miles. Short breaks. No pets.

Kinblethmont Coach House and Stables is situated in the heart of the estate, surrounded by mature woodland and set amidst the rolling Angus countryside. It is a great place to celebrate a special event or have a relaxing holiday and the huge open plan living area, with 10m glass frontage looking onto the woodlands, make it a very special place to stay at any time of year. The owners have used high quality materials for this stunning conversion - from the solid oak staircase to the polished granite work surfaces in the kitchen. Kinblethmont is perfectly placed for all that Scotland and Angus has to offer - beaches, golf courses, castles, hill walking, visitor attractions, distilleries and much more.

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Fife and Angus Methven House, Elie, Fife

holiday house by the sea
Bedrooms: 6 (1 superking, 1 king, 2 twin, 1 triple, 1 single, 1 double sofa bed). Sleeps: 12-14. St Andrews 12 miles. Short breaks. Well behaved pets welcome.

Methven House is a spacious and extremely comfortable large holiday home providing flexible accommodation for up to 14 people. The house, with 2 sitting rooms and two kitchens, is ideal for larger groups/families who want space in their togetherness! It has an attractive enclosed garden with dining patio and BBQ and can be divided to form two smaller properties out of peak season. The house is very well positioned in the popular holiday village of Elie, close to the gently shelving blue flag beach and golf course. There are lovely coffee shops, cosy pubs and fine dining in Elie - all within easy walking distance. Most watersports are covered in the summer, with tuition available in sailing, windsurfing and waterskiing. Easy cycling and lovely walks are available from the house and up and down the coast of the East Neuk. This area of Fife seems to have a micro-climate of its own and is known to be one of the driest locations in Scotland!

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Fife and Angus Kinblethmont Mansion House, Arbroath, Angus

Mansion house to rent
Bedrooms: 14 (7 double, 7 twin). Sleeps: 12-28. Near Arbroath. Short breaks. No pets. Ground floor ensuite bedroom for less able guests.

A house party in Kinblethmont is a unique experience! This Victorian mansion house is full of fabulous period details - four poster beds, deep antique baths, butlers' pantries and servants bells are all here. However there are also impressive modern kitchen facilities including an AGA, electric range cooker and professional glass washer. Outside there are extensive private grounds with lawns and woodland as well as the rest of Kinblethmont Estate waiting to be explored. This is a perfect venue for a large gathering of family or friends for a special celebration!

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Trossachs An Caisteal and Red Stag, Portnellan Estate, Crianlarich, Stirlingshire

Crianlarich activity holiday accommodation
2 adjacent 5 star chalets each with: Bedrooms 4 (1 super king, 2 king, 1 twin). Sleeps 8. Accommodating 16 when booked together. Stirling / Crianlarich. Pets by prior arrangement. Available for short breaks, weeks or longer vacations

An Caisteal and Red Stag are 4 bedroom, 4 bathroom purpose built holiday chalets right next door to each other. These spacious holiday homes offer modern luxury accommodation which is perfect for groups of 8 or 16. The upstairs living space provides spectacular views of the surrounding highland countryside. Ideal for an activity holiday for a large group Portnellan estate is a stunning location near Loch Lomond, Glencoe, Crianlarich and Stirling. Free use of rowing boats, Canadian canoes, kayaks and 5 miles of wild salmon and trout loch and river fishing are available for guest to enjoy.

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Trossachs Capercaillie and Stob Binnein Cottages, Portnellan, Glen Dochart, Crianlarich, Stirlingshire

Crianlarich holiday cottages
2 identical cottages. Each - Bedrooms: 4 (1 king ensuite, 1 king, 1 double, 1 twin). Sleeps: 16 (8 in each). Crianlarich. 1 small pet by arrangement. Short breaks welcome.

Two semi-detached properties offering home from home comfort and much more - ideal for two families or a large group. It is the perfect base for exploring Central/West Scotland with known landmarks only a short distance away. Whether you are looking for the adrenaline rush of adventure, take advantage of the fantastic on site facilities which include boats, canoes, kayaks, wild salmon and trout fishing, games room and gym with pool and table tennis or lazy days on your doorstep. Be it out and about on the many hills in the local area or exploring one of the most beautiful parts of Scotland these cottages are a great place to return to.

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Trossachs Springvale, Cardross, Dunbartonshire

large self-catering near Glasgow
Bedrooms: 6 (4 doubles, 2 twin). Sleeps: 12. Helensburgh / Dumbarton. Short breaks available. Pet friendly.

Springvale is a converted and extended early Victorian farmhouse, with an old stable area, a great garden and extensive lawns and the sea shore is just a 2 minute walk away. The conservatory provides a great view over the garden and the local bird life - ideal if on a winter break. Cardross is lovely conservation village with a golf course and plenty nearby attractions such as hill walking, sailing, National Trust houses and gardens, and Loch Lomond is just 15 minutes away by car or train. If you like culture, then Glasgow is only 35 minutes by train with world-class museums and art galleries, as well as great shopping!

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Trossachs Pleasant Hill, Cairns Drive, Milngavie, Glasgow

Glasgow self-catering rental
Bedrooms: 6. Sleeps: 20 (4 quadruple, a double + a twin bedroom, 3 bathrooms with WCs). Milngavie - equidistant between Glasgow city centre and Loch Lomond. Glasgow city centre 8 miles. Hot tub for 7. Short breaks (minimum stay two nights). Sorry no pets.

Pleasant Hill is a big well-established family residence in an ultra-private situation within a quiet residential area twith direct transport links to Glasgow city centre. A great party house for a family reunion, respectful hen or stag party or for a big group of friends - guest groups routinely organise activities as diverse as cocktail-making masterclasses, pampering sessions, singer entertainers, sports days or dance classes. The house is equidistant between the city centre and Loch Lomond, the close proximity to Glasgow city centre and Trossachs National Park makes this holiday home appeal to those looking for urban culture in a great city and rural adventure in the great Scottish outdoors (close to Loch Lomond).

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Dumfries and Galloway Wysebyside holiday house, Kirtlebridge, Dumfries and Galloway

self-catering for 12
Bedrooms: 5 Sleeps: 12 (+ sofa bed). Great motorway links north/south, Kirtlebridge, a 6 miles taxi ride from Gretna which is famous for its weddings. Village Inn, golf. Private walled garden. Pets welcome. Short breaks.

A large detached country villa with its own private walled garden. Surrounded by beautiful countryside this is the perfect base to visit both Southern Scotland and the North of England from the Scottish Borders to the Lake District and Northumberland. Nearby Gretna which is famous for weddings, also has a large outlet village, Gateway Outlet Centre.

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Dumfries and Galloway Abbeybank Lodge, New Abbey, near Dumfries, Dumfries and Galloway

large holiday rental for 13 guests
Bedrooms 5. Sleeps 13. New Abbey, near Dumfries. Quaint village shop, cafe and pub. Golf holiday destination, sandy beaches, mountain biking. Short breaks available. Pets welcome.

Abbeybank Lodge is a large rental house close to the coast with sandy beaches on the Solway Firth Coast in what's often referred to as Scotland's French Riveria. New Abbey is has a cobbled square, country pub, a terrific village shop and an award winning cafe, it is one of Scotland prettiest conservation villages surrounded by stunning scenery and within easy reach of sandy beaches.

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Dumfries and Galloway Lotus Lodge, Wanlockhead, Dumfries and Galloway

self-catering for 20
Bedrooms: 6 - 2 family rooms, 2 doubles, 1 twin, 1 bunk room. Sleeps: up to 20. Sanqhuar. Pets welcome. Short breaks all year.

Lotus Lodge is a traditional, large holiday house in the historic village of Wanlockhead. Used as the hotel in the BBC1 drama series 'Hope Springs', guests get to experience the area's rustic beauty and tranquility that captured the imagination of the programme makers. However this stunning location is only 15 mins from the M74 and only an hour from Glasgow, Edinburgh or Carlisle so it is a perfect base for exploring southern Scotland and a very accessible venue for a house party or family get together.

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Speyside Boath Stables, Auldearn, by Nairn, Inverness-shire

holiday group accommodation
Bedrooms: 4 (4 double/twin - zip & link beds). Sleeps: 10. Nairn 2 miles. Pets welcome.

These two holiday cottages have double oak doors in the sitting room which can be opened out to form one large holiday house that accommodates up to 10 people. The accommodation has been renovated to an extremely high standard and is spacious with logs fires and many extra comforts. The cottages are surrounded by beautiful parkland gardens, and are only a mile away from sandy beaches on the Moray Coast. This quality accommodation will appeal to families and couples on vacation in the highlands and those wanting group accommodation.

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Speyside Hillview House, Cawdor, Nr Nairn, Highlands

vacation property for 12
Bedrooms: 6 (4 doubles, 2 twins). Sleeps: 12. Near Nairn. Well behaved dogs welcome. Short breaks available outside peak season.

Set in the idyllic conservation village of Cawdor, Hillview House is a delightfully spacious holiday home. It offers high quality accommodation and is ideal for families or large groups wanting to explore the beauty of the highlands. It is also a perfect location for outdoor activities, sight-seeing and relaxing. The area is renowned for its golf courses, salmon fishing, whisky distilleries, historical sites and glorious sandy beaches. Twelve of the Highlands' top twenty visitor attractions are within an hour's drive of this superb self-catering house!

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Agryll Ardchonnel House, By Dalmally, Argyll

Large Scottish country house for rent
Bedrooms: 6 (2 doubles, 1 twin with cot, 3 single, double sofabed in playroom). Sleeps: 9/11. Dalmally. Pets under strict control. Short breaks possible.

Ardchonnel House has been rebuilt and modernised and is insulated to Scandinavian standards. It enjoys great privacy in a beautiful location overlooking Loch Awe and Inchconnel Castle Island. The house is surrounded by a hill farm offering great opportunities for walking and bird watching. Not far from Ben Cruachan and Ben Lui, both munros, there is hill walking, cycling, golf and riding stables nearby. Also neareby are most sorts of fishing - Loch Awe has superb trout and coarse fishing. Ardchonnel offers a wonderful holiday home in a glorious and private setting with wonderful views.

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Agryll Culzean House, Glen Finart Deer Park, Nr Dunoon, Argyll

holiday house for 10
Bedrooms: 7 (5 doubles, 1 twin and 1 adult bunks). Sleeps: 14. Dunoon 14 miles. Pets by arrangement. Private hot tub and sauna.

The owners of Culzean House have gone that extra mile to ensure that they have thought of the little things that will ensure you have one of the best self-catering holidays that Scotland has to offer - there is even a hot tub and sauna in the large garden. This is a luxurious self-catering house and has a large enclosed private garden overlooking the Deer Park on which it is situated. Whether you want to stay here for walking, cycling, watersports, fishing, sight-seeing or a relaxing break you will find this a perfect holiday home in Scotland.

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Agryll Honeysuckle House, Strontian, Ardnamurchan Peninsular

group self-catering
Bedrooms: 6 ensuite. Sleeps 12 + 4 children. Fort William 25 miles. Giant hot tub. Wheelchair accessible. Pets welcome. Short breaks

This is a 5 star self-catering house in Ardnamurchan in the West Highlands of Scotland on a working croft which also has a Gold Award for green tourism. It has been beautifully equipped and the hot tub is a great place to relax and admire the view or watch the stars! The area is perfect for walking, cycling, fishing and kayaking and is a wildlife enthusiasts' paradise. There is lots of organic produce available from the owners' allotment (the lovely welcome pack also includes home made scones!) and children love feeding the hens and sheep. It's a very special property!

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Agryll Old Kilmun House, Holy Loch, Argyll

group accommodation
Bedrooms: 7 bedrooms (3 king rooms, 2 double rooms, and 6 single beds (3 each in 2 rooms)) Sleeps: 16. Dunoon 10 mins. Pets welcome. Short breaks welcome. Yurt for yoga. Large hot tub.

Old Kilmun is a luxury large holiday house on the edge of Holy Loch in Argyll set amongst glorious private gardens. This is one of the most comfortable and well-equipped holiday houses available for renting in Scotland. Real log fires in the dining room and sitting room add to the atmosphere and are perfect to relax beside in the evening. For children (and adults!) there is a large hot tub, trampoline, golf clubs, and a billiard room. You can rent this large luxury holiday house catered or self catering, for a long weekend or weekly rentals, perfect for an intimate wedding venue, a yoga retreat, group accommodation or a family house parties.

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Agryll The Old Barn, Ormidale, by Glendaruel, Argyll

luxury holiday house
Bedrooms: 7/8 (6 doubles, 1 bunks, 1 double sofa bed). Sleeps: 12 + 4. Dunoon. Pets welcome. Disabled access. Short breaks welcome. Indoor swimming pool, tennis court and games room.

A luxurious and high-spec holiday house for up to 16 guests created out of a beautiful old stone building. Private courtyard and gardens and shared access to the grounds of the 20 acre estate, tennis court, children's play area, games cottage and indoor swimming pool make this perfect holiday accommodation for all ages. There is so much to see and do in the area too - castles, gardens, beaches, golf, walking and cycling to name a few!

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Agryll The Mill House, Ormidale, by Glendaruel, Argyll

huge self-catering scotland
Bedrooms: 9 (5 doubles, 2 small doubles + bunks, 1 large double/triple, 1 bunk room for 5). Sleeps: 14 + 8 children. Dunoon. Pet friendly. Short breaks available. Indoor swimming pool. Tennis court and games room.

This is a stunning steading conversion making a luxurious and stylish holiday house for up to 22 guests out of a beautiful old stone building. With a fabulous open plan living area and three sitting rooms altogether, two of which give direct access to the gardens, the reception spaces are amazing. Private terraces and gardens and shared access to the grounds of the 20 acre estate, tennis court, children s play area, games cottage and indoor swimming pool means there is lots to do in the grounds. With exposed stone walls internally complementing the stylish mix of contemporary and antique furniture with every mod con going - it is a lovely, relaxing holiday house for a big celebration.

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Agryll Victoria House, Dunoon, Argyll

Large seaside house to rent
Bedrooms 11 (9 doubles, 1 twin and 1 bunk bedroom. 10 en-suite shower rooms, 1 bathroom). Sleeps 22. Dunoon. Fabulous coasal party house - activity and golf holiday destination, sandy beaches. Hands on owners if requiried. Hot tub, BBQ, Cinema screen. Short breaks available. Pets welcome.

Victoria House is fabulous large party house located by the sea in a magnificent spot with a view of West Bay in the well-liked Clyde town of Dunoon. The hub of the stunning Cowal Peninsula and Dunoon is the gateway to the Loch Lomond & Trossachs National Park. The distance between the Victoria House right on the west coast and Glasgow City Center is only about one hour, making it totally accessible for guests flying in, or hiring a car. This spacious 11-bedroom Victorian vacation property can accommodate big parties of up to 22 people. The property has a big front garden and a terrace with a hot tub and a lot of seating, its waterfront location and spacious dining space, together with indoor cinema screen make it ideal for entertaining all ages. Victoria House has direct access to the beach from its own private front garden.

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Agryll Ormidale House, Glendarudel, Argyll

large holiday cottages scotland
Bedrooms: 13 (4 double rooms, 2 ensuite double rooms, 2 twin rooms, 3 triple rooms, 2 en suite twin rooms, one quadruple bunk (4 children)). Sleeps: 31. Glendaruel. Short breaks. Pets welcome - by arrangement. Indoor heated swimming pool (shared). Private hot tub.

This gorgeous historic and large country house is ideal for a family party, several families on holiday together or a big group of friends. With three sitting rooms and a dining hall, a full size billiard room, plus large kitchen and breakfast room, the accommodation is superb. There is so much entertainment provided that you may not want to leave the house and 20 acre grounds at all - including a swimming pool and a tennis court. Golf, fishing, sailing, shooting, stalking, quad-biking, paint-balling are all available. With The Old Barn sleeping 16 and The Mill House sleeping 22, Glendarudel is a fantastic venue for a huge get together or celebration.

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Highlands Parth Galen and Parth Galen Studio, Plockton, Ross-shire

Group accommodtion for 12
Bedrooms: 3 doubles, 1 twin + 1 double, 1 twin/super king. Sleeps: 10. Plockton 2 miles. Pets welcome. Short breaks

Situated near the charming village of Plockton (one of the most beautiful in Scotland), these semi-detached properties are ideal for a large group. The views over the sea to Skye are breathtaking and there are great walks from the doorstep. The surrounding scenery is just stunning and the empty, sandy beaches are ideal for picnics, swimming and beach games. Plockton has lots of excellent places to eat out, with menus featuring local produce and seafood. This is a perfect base for boat trips, visiting Skye, watersports, walking and climbing - or just relaxing and admiring the views or watching the stars!

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Highlands Camisky Lodge, Torlundy, Fort William, Inverness-shire

self-catering for 14
Bedrooms: 7 (2 double, 5 twin). Sleeps: 14. Fort William. Short breaks. Pets welcome.

Camisky Lodge is a beautiful Victorian self-catering lodge set within five acres of private land, amidst the stunning Inverness-shire countryside on the western coast of Scotland. Situated only seven miles from Fort William set against a backdrop of outstanding natural beauty and breathtaking views of Ben Nevis. The house has been recently refurbished to an extremely high standard and offers a secluded environment in which to relax and unwind.

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Highlands Larach Sithe, Glenelg, Ross-shire

large holiday house by sea
Bedrooms: 5 - 3 double, 2 family (double/twin + bunks). Sleeps: 14. Glenelg 2 miles, Kyle of Lochalsh 20 miles. Sorry, no pets.

Larach Sithe (Pronounced Lara Shia) means "tranquil place" in Gaelic and this describes the setting and atmosphere of this idyllic location perfectly. Larach Sithe is a large well-built modern house with accommodation for up to 14 people in 5 en-suite bedrooms. It is an ideal choice for groups or large families who are looking for an active outdoor holiday in a beautiful part of Scotland. It is set on a quiet croft situated well away from the main road at Scallasaig two miles from the tranquil and friendly village of Glenelg. The spectacular views from the house reflect its open aspect.

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Highlands Coul House, Strathconon, Ross shire, Scotland

sleeps 12
Bedrooms: 7 (5 double/twin, 1 single, 1 single/child's twin). Sleeps: 12. Dingwall 20 mins. Pets welcome. Short breaks available

Coul House has been fully refurbished to provide luxury accommodation in the beautiful highland glen of Strathconon. Set in its own garden with fabulous views, the house is a perfect location for exploring the northern Highlands. There are great opportunities for enjoying the outdoors and shooting, stalking and fishing can all be arranged in the surrounding area. When you return from an active day out on the hills Coul House is the perfect place to relax and unwind - drying room and boot room, roll top baths and comfortable sofas in front of a large log fire - perfect!

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Perthshire Chamberbhan, Strathtummel, Nr Pitlochry, Perthshire

self-catering Loch Tummel
Bedrooms: 4 (2 doubles, 1 twin, bunk room) Sleeps: 6 adults + 4 children. Pitlochry. Pets welcome - max 2 dogs

Chamberbhan is all about its spacious grounds and stunning location on the banks of Loch Tummel with wonderful views of the mountains and the water and access to the private waterfront. The house is extremely comfortable and well equipped with everything needed for a perfect family holiday (including open fires and fishing on the loch!). This is a fantastic base for exploring everything Perthshire and Scotland has to offer.

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Perthshire Arndean Cottages, Dollar, Clackmannanshire

self-catering for 14 in Scotland
Arndean Cottage (2 semi-detached cottages), together sleeping 8 - 14 (3 double, 4 twin). Near Dollar - close to Perthshire and Trossachs in central Scotland. Short breaks available. Pet friendly.

The cottages are set in the middle of a farming estate with sensational views of the Ochil hills and the valley below - you can see for 50 miles on a clear day. The cottages are very comfortable and perfect for a gathering of friends or family. Located in the centre of Scotland they are within easy driving distance of Edinburgh and Glasgow and less than an hour from the Highlands so are easily reached. There are many attractions nearby as well as walks (on and off the estate), golf, castles and restaurants.

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Perthshire The Old Police House, Kenmore, Nr Aberfeldy, Perthshire

big holiday cottage in countryside
Bedrooms: 5 (3 double, 2 twin). Sleeps: 10. Kenmore. Short breaks welcome. No pets. Private hot tub.

This is a gorgeous holiday house near Aberfeldy and is refurbished to a very high standard. Set in the heart of the picturesque conservation village of Kenmore on the east end of Loch Tay, it has stunning views down the loch. This part of Perthshire is rich in things to see and do including golf, fishing, watersports, walking and cycling, with castles and historic places aplenty. An ideal place for a Perthshire self-catering holiday!

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Perthshire Craggantoul House, Craggantoul, Lawers, By Aberfeldy, Perthshire

Large Perthshire holiday house
Bedrooms: 6 (3 kings, 3 twins). Sleeps: 12. Killin. Short breaks available. Sorry no pets.

This beautifully refurbished property is very spacious with sensational views over Loch Tay and the surrounding meadows and woodlands. Situated on a small highland estate, guests can enjoy secluded forest walks in ancient woodland and trout fishing on Loch Tay. There are watersports and sailing on Loch Tay, castles, gardens and distilleries to visit or go on a Highland safari to spot the fantastic bird and wildlife that abounds in the area. Come back to a roaring wood-burning stove after a day on the hills and relax in this gorgeous house!

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Perthshire The Old Manse of Monzie, Near Crieff, Perthshire

big holiday cottage in countryside
5 Bedrooms: 3 double, 1 twin, 1 quadruple. Sleeps: 12. Short breaks. Pet friendly. Hot tub.

This very spacious pet friendly self-catering house in Perthshire is set in beautiful countryside and is an idyllic setting for a get-together of family or friends. Situated near the centre of Scotland, it is perfectly placed to explore much of the country - but nearby are famous golf courses, distilleries, castles and fabulous walking from the doorstep so you might not have time to drive the hour to Edinbugh or Glasgow to explore their delights! Indeed many guests don't stray far and just enjoy relaxing in front of the open fire or in the hot tub, watching the red squirrels and admiring the view! This is an ideal hen party house for 12 guests.

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Perthshire Brewlands Lodge, Brewlands Estate, Glenisla, Perthshire

8 bedroom holiday house
Bedrooms 8 (4 double, 4 twins). Bathrooms 8 (5 ensuite). Sleeps 16. Self-catered, partially or fully catered. Short breaks welcome. Hot tub and tennis court.

Brewlands Lodge, Scottish Highland holiday home of both US Presidents Bush, set amid magnificent scenery on an historic estate on the edge of the Cairngorm National Park, yet just 90 minutes from the World Heritage Sites of Edinburgh, combines privacy with the amenities of a top hotel: luxury accommodation, catering available from a Savoy hotel trained chef (who specialises in using the best local organic produce), tennis court, private hot tub, sporting and many other facilities available on and off the estate including magnificent walking at any level (12 Munros within one hour), gourmet and artisan food and cashmere shopping, castles (including the Queen’s Castle at Balmoral), some of the most famous whisky distilleries in the world, great restaurants, golf (30 courses including St Andrews within one hour), on and off road cycling and riding and wildlife safaris.
Its central location makes it an ideal base for exploring all of Scotland and experiencing the very best of everything Scotland has to offer. Sleeps 2 – 16 guests in great comfort, perfect for fully, partially or self-catered family gatherings or groups. A separate staff cottage for 4 nearby (2 ensuite bedrooms) is available by arrangement.

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Large Scottish holiday Lodges, houses, cottages and group accommodation in Scotland.

Large holiday houses are perfect if you want to holiday with your family or a group of friends. Renting a large self-catering cottage is a great way to have an economical holiday with a group of people. The cost of a big holiday cottage shared between friends or families works out very reasonably. Many of the large holiday house owner's can supply a cook or other staff - again, the cost shared (self-catering or fully or partly catered with private cook / chef) can turn renting a large lodge or cottage into luxurious large holiday accommodation and provide a very relaxing holiday.

Large holiday houses in Argyll on the West coast of Scotland. Large group accommodation near Oban, and on Isle of Mull, sleeping: 10, 12, 14, 16, 18, 20. Rent a self catering retreat in Argyll for family gatherings and holidays with friends - perfect 'bucket and spade' holidays for families by the sea and superb adventures for hill walkers, golfers and mountain climbers.

There is a great selection of large holiday houses all over Scotland - from castles to Victorian lodges. Many of these holiday houses come with their own tennis court or swimming pool - both great fun for children and adults. Finding large pet friendly group accommodation to rent can be difficult but Scotland caters for all needs. Whether you are looking for an 8 or 10 bedroom house for a special family birthday or anniversary, or a Scottish castle to rent or Christmas or New Year, you will find a wonderful selection of large holiday cottages here. Some big holiday cottages are by the sea, others are close Scottish castles in beautiful remote glens. Spending a holiday in Scotland with a large group is easily accommodated in big self catering cottages. Whatever your style, catered or self-catering holiday homes are available year round, last minute deals can be very attractive with low rental rates. Weekly rentals are widely available and minimum nights stays vary from one, two to three nights. Long weekend and short breaks are very popular for larger gatherings - so booking early is advised.

Vacation properties for large group accommodation sleeping: 10, 12, 14, 16, 18, 20 + Highland Lodges, large houses, and traditional Baronial Scottish homes are superb for large group vacation accommodation.

Stately homes and historic houses in Scotland provide a perfect setting for a large family gathering - a great treat for a special birthday or anniversary. View this fine selection of Scottish vacation holiday properties online, and contact the owners direct - we take no commission so the property owners can keep their rental rates as cheap as possible. Special offers are highlighted in the availability search often offered when a last minute cancellation occurs and the owners would prefer occupancy.