Dog-friendly Cottages Highlands
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.
- St Andrews, ScotlandEscape to this delightful detached holiday cottage, part of the Old Inzievar House estate which is situated in beautiful and natural parkland, on a working farm with varied livestock, about 6 miles west of Dunfermline and 1 mile from the historic Culross village and abbey on the Forth Estuary. Fernwoodlea has been thoughtfully restored to retain many original features and provides spacious, comfortable accommodation. Ideal for relaxing and enjoying the area and all it has to offer with friends and family. You can curl up with a book in the cosy living room in front of the wood burner on cooler days or sit in the garden with a glass of wine.
If you are feeling more energetic, try the owner’s tennis court, or with permission from the owners, a tour of the restored walled garden can be arranged. This rural haven has excellent access to dog friendly walks, cycle paths, and outdoor amenities, but within easy access of Edinburgh 24 miles, Perth 33 miles and Stirling 18 miles. Shop 1½ miles, pub and restaurant 2 miles.£66Price per night from
- St Andrews, ScotlandKinness Lodge sits in the grounds of the luxurious 4* Hotel in St Andrews. Here you can unwind in this beautiful private lodge, designed for up to eight guests. Enjoy the relaxed, social spaces including a large lounge with balcony views of the gardens and babbling Kinness Burn. Avail yourself in the mouth-watering restaurant menus at mealtimes across in the hotel or manage your own appetites and eat in the fully equipped dining kitchen.
This modern and spacious lodge comes with four large en-suite bedrooms. There is also plenty of storage for golf clubs or bikes, making it the perfect base to explore all that St Andrews has to offer. Stroll over to the hotel bar for a evening drink or meal. Minutes from the centre of St Andrews and some of the world’s most famous golf courses, University and a whole selection of shops, coffee shops and history.
Kinness Lodge can be booked together with Burnside West (UK39596) and Burnside East Cottage (UK39597) to accommodate up to 16 guests.£320Price per night from
- St Andrews, ScotlandFieldview is a fantastic large country house, set on a hillside with stunning views of the Lomond hills. One of three luxury holiday homes all set within a very large beautiful, shared garden but with its own lovely patio area perfect for eating al fresco. Only 40 minutes’ drive from Edinburgh and in a central location in Fife, Fieldview really is perfect base for exploring many Scottish tourist attractions. The house has an impressive spacious open plan living/dining area ideal for large family gatherings or groups of friends getting together, the wood burner will keep you warm and cosy on a cold day. There is a fully equipped kitchen with large marble cooking island with integrated appliances including warming drawer and dishwasher, the dining table seats eight and there are a couple of bar stools at the end of the cooking island perfect for keeping the chef company, this is a great social space. Enjoy eating out on the private patio directly in front of the living area. As you walk through the open living room you step down towards the end of the property where you will find a lovely comfortable double bedroom with a large bathroom opposite. Head up the bright and open staircase to the first floor where you will find three more bedrooms and another bathroom. All the rooms are bright and spacious with top quality mattresses and bedding. One of the bedrooms has a kingsize bed that gives you the option to convert into a twin, the twin room has lovely views over the garden and the far-reaching Lomond hills beyond, the fourth bedroom has three single beds with one of them offering an extra pull-out bed, sleeping four guests in total, perfect for children, teenagers, or a group of friends. There is a large grassy area which is ideal for football, badminton or cricket, along with a small summer house to sit in on a cool day and shared barbecue for the warmer weather.
Auchtermuchty is a quiet village surrounded by beautiful countryside and has lots of activities happening close by. Edinburgh is just 40 minutes away where you can explore this stunning historic city. Closer to home and 8 minutes away you will find the charming historic village of Falkland, where you may recognise some of the picturesque, cobbled streets featured in the TV hit series, Outlander. A visit to the palace and gardens is highly recommended along with beautiful leisurely walks around the Falkland Estate. The Scottish Deer Centre and Fife Zoo are also within a short 10-minute drive. Beach 17 miles.
Fieldview can be booked together with Orchard House (UK40946) and The Old Barn (UK40948) to accommodate up to 20 guests.£144Price per night from