Pet Friendly Holidays Highland
With spellbinding landscapes and paw-inspiring scenery, the Scottish Highlands is a magnificent natural playground which begs to be explored by both doggies and their human companions. You and your pooch can embark on an adventure through the mountains, snoop out the mysterious lochs, or stroll along the captivating coastline.
- Forss, Scotland
An imposing 19th-century country home, dog-friendly Forss House Hotel in Caithness is in wonderfully remote location. Set amid 20 acres of wonderful woodland.£117Price per night from
- Inverness, ScotlandNestling amid the glorious Highland countryside, with a stunning backdrop of mountains, this traditionally built stone house stands detached on the site of an old croft, on a 350-acre estate. Ideal for year round family holidays, it features a most attractively furnished, designer interior, which opens out onto a large, south-facing enclosed garden laid mainly to lawn. The surrounding area is a nature lover’s paradise, with several lochs close by offering excellent fishing and bird-watching opportunities, and much indigenous flora and fauna. Inverness 17 miles. Shops 6 miles, pub 1 mile (open Apr-Oct).£74Price per night from
- Kinlocheil, ScotlandDetached wooden lodge in a superb holiday location on a small working farm, on the Road to the Isles, overlooking Locheil and the Treslaig Hills, with splendid open moor and hills beyond. 12 miles from Fort William and Ben Nevis. Modern very cosy lodge, well furnished and attractive. Ideally placed for touring the Western Highlands, walking, climbing and ski-ing. Golf, riding, canal and loch cruises, woollen mills, museum, distillery and good shopping close by. Shop 7 miles, pub 5 miles.£84Price per night from
- Nigg, ScotlandSet in a quiet rural location, this cosy holiday cottage enjoys lovely views across open countryside towards Nigg Bay and the Cromarty Firth. An RSPB Reserve, sea trips, fishing, golf, castles and south, west and east facing beaches all within easy reach. Great for touring the scenic Highlands. Historic Cromarty is a short ferry trip (only available in summer, also accessible by road) with Inverness, the Highland Capital approx 45 minutes’ drive. Shops 4½ miles, pubs 3 miles. Can be booked with property 19987 (which has adjoining garden) to sleep up to 12 guests.£72Price per night from
- Inverfarigaig, ScotlandThis cosy detached holiday cottage nestling on the hillside above the shores of Loch Ness makes a delightful base for exploring the area. Set in the quiet village of Inverfarigaig it is surrounded by forest walks and nature trails. Above the village stands Dun Dearduil an Iron Age hill fort, or one of the well marked trails will lead to the Falls of Foyers and Loch Ness viewpoint. Places of interest include Urquhart Castle, Culloden Battlefield, the Caledonian Canal and Fort George. Inverness, Fort Augustus, Fort William and Aviemore are easily accessible. Shops 2½ miles, pub and restaurant 2 miles.£59Price per night from
- Kyle, ScotlandCharming cottage nestled on a pretty hillside. Overlooks beautiful Loch Duich to mountains beyond. Large covered balcony to front. Cosy and welcoming with woodburner. Kyle of Lockalsh 9 miles.£62Price per night from
- Banavie, ScotlandEnjoying wonderful views across the Caledonian Canal to Ben Nevis, the Aonach Mor ski range and Glen Nevis, this bright and spacious detached bungalow is situated on a working croft in one of the most spectacular parts of the Highlands. There is a wealth of activities in the area, including skiing, climbing, hill walking, mountain biking, sailing, fishing and golf. Although rural the property is not isolated; the local shop is 0.75 miles and pub and restaurant are a very short walk away. During the summer the West Highland steam train, as seen in Harry Potter Films, passes close by en route to Mallaig, where ferries depart for Skye and the small isles. Fort William, ‘the outdoor capital of the Highlands’ is just 4 miles away. It boasts a variety of excellent facilities, including swimming pool, and restaurants. The property makes an ideal base for touring the numerous places of interest in the region, including Glencoe, Loch Ness and the beautiful unspoilt Ardnamurchan Peninsula. Shop 0.75 miles, pub and restaurant 500 yards.
Lapwing Rise can be booked together with UK33901 Stepps Cottage (sleeps 8) which is next door.£91Price per night from
- Banavie, ScotlandThis spacious, detached, single storey holiday property is set at the side of the Caledonian Canal, enjoying breathtaking and uninterrupted views of the canal, Ben Nevis and Aonach Mor Ski Range. Banavie provides an excellent base for a holiday. Just 5 miles from Fort William - ’the outdoor capital of the world’, this property is perfect for the outdoor enthusiast with skiing, climbing, walking, canoeing and fishing all available locally. Also nearby is the famous downhill mountain bike track and Great Glen Way; a walk/cycle way from Inverness to Fort William through the Great Glen. This is an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty with an abundance of wildlife. Loch Ness, Skye, Aviemore, Glencoe and Oban are all within easy reach. Shop, pub and restaurant 4 miles. Can be booked with property 25422 (1 mile away) to sleep 14 people.£151Price per night from
- Banavie, ScotlandNestled between the River Lochy and the famous Caledonian Canal this detached holiday property has direct access from the grounds to the river, with wonderful views of Ben Nevis and the surrounding mountains. Outdoor activities include climbing, skiing, mountain biking, sailing and walking. Take a ride on the famous Harry Potter train, a boat trip to view the abundant wildlife, visit Loch Ness or ride up the Aonach Mor Mountain in a gondola. Cross on the Corran Ferry and explore the Ardnamurchan Peninsula. Inverness, the Isle of Skye, Glencoe and Oban are easily reached. All the bedrooms have blackout blinds. Shop 3 miles, pub and restaurant 2 miles. Can be booked with property 25443 (1 mile away) to sleep 14 people.£114Price per night from
- Carrbridge, ScotlandThis detached holiday home sits in a quiet area of the Scottish village of Carrbridge. Warm, cosy and welcoming, the property is perfect at any time of the year. Visitors will find that this small but lively village offers a traditional Highland welcome and provides the ideal base for a truly memorable holiday. Shop, pub and restaurant 400 yards.£85Price per night from