Self catering holiday cottages in Thurso, Caithness, Scotland

Thurso is a remote self-catering holiday destination, located in the most northernly part of the Scottish Highlands in an area known as Caithness.  Thurso is known as the most northernly town on the Scottish mainland and is the largest town within Caithness.  Attractive features of Thurso include the beach, the harbour and the sea views from part of the town out towards the Orkney Isles and Dunnet Head.  Enjoy browsing for farmstays, country cottages and remote cottages in and near Thurso.

Facts about Cottage Breaks in Thurso


A cottage holiday in or near Thurso is likely to appeal to those really looking to get away from it all.  This is a remote part of Scotland where you can find unspoilt farmlands, a beautiful coast and much wildlife.  Thurso is considered by many to be a gateway to Orkney due to Thurso’s proximity to the Orkney Isles and the ferries that link the two.  In recent years Thurso has gained prominence as a surfing hotspot due to the strength of the waves in the Pentland Firth and the European surfing championships have been held here.

Attractions in and near Thurso include the coastline with wonderful beach and coastal walks.  At Dunnet near Thurso there are around 2 miles of sandy beach and beach dunes.   Around 15 miles from Thurso is the 5 star award winning Castle and Gardens of Mey which are open for visits between May to September.  There are extensive gardens and parklands at the castle.  Guided tours of the gardens can be booked with the head gardener.  For more information on things to see and do in and near Thurso we recommend that you visit the Tourist Information Centre in Thurso on arrival.  We hope you find the right cottage to rent and that you enjoy browsing for self catering accommodation in or near Thurso

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Featured Self catering country cottages near Thurso, Caithness, Scotland:

Church Court Dogs-welcome Cottage, Highlands And Islands , Halkirk, Highland, Scotland

2 bedroom Cottage, Northern Highlands.

Two bedroom modern and comfortable holiday cottage with private outdoor decked area located within the village of Halkirk close to Thurso in the northern Highlands, ideal for a relaxing break in a remote and unspoilt part of Scotland.

Price range from £255 to £570 per week
Sleeps from 1 to 5 people in 2 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 1
Pet Friendly: Yes
Quality Rating: ratingratingratingratingrating (3)


Next availability: from 05 September 2014 to 06 September 2014; from 20 September 2014 to 11 October 2014;

phone 01244 500 540 emailClick here to email owner more info >

Mill House, Thurso, Caithness, Scotland

3 bedroom Watermill, Northern Scotland.

Tucked away in a secluded setting by trees and a waterfall, this unique 3 bedroom cottage was originally a Watermill and is now a fabulous holiday home with modern and stylish accommodation from which you can discover a tranquil and stunning part of the Scottish Highlands.

Special features: free internet access.

Price range from £500 to £750 per week
Sleeps from 1 to 6 people in 3 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 2
Pet Friendly: Yes (2 dogs welcome)
Rating: Not assessed

phone 07788 780078 emailClick here to email owner more info >

Taigh Fiodha, Tain, Ross and Cromarty, Scotland

3 bedroom Pine Lodge, Moray Firth.

Dog-friendly 3 bedroom log cabin nestled by trees with lovely views out towards the nearby hills and mountains and just a short walk from nearby sandy beaches, Inverness is also just a 40 minute drive away and the Highlands within reach for day trips.

Special features: free internet access.

Price range from £415 to £650 per week
Sleeps from 2 to 6 people in 3 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 1
Pet Friendly: Yes (1 dog welcome)
Quality Rating: ratingratingratingratingrating (4)


Next availability: from 09 September 2014 to 26 September 2014; from 29 September 2014 to 04 October 2014; from 13 October 2014 to 29 December 2014;

phone 01862832831 emailClick here to email owner more info >

Naro Moro, Balintore, Ross and Cromarty, Scotland

4 bedroom Detached Villa, Easter Ross.

Right by the seaside, this lovely holiday cottage offers sea views, beach views and direct access to the beach as well as panoramic views of the Moray Firth and is a very special place to stay.

Special features: free internet access.

Price range from £650 to £750 per week
Sleeps from 6 to 8 people in 4 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 2
Pet Friendly: Yes (3 dogs welcome)
Rating: Not assessed

phone 01862 83 2648 emailClick here to email owner more info >

The Croft at Cranford, Inverness, Inverness-shire, Scotland

2 bedroom Cottage, Northern Scotland.

Specialising in Highland Holidays with sublime views of the Cawdor Hills, the Moray Firth and Ben Wyvis, this lovely 2 bedroom holiday home could be a great base for discovering what the Scottish Highlands have to offer.

Special features: free internet access.

Price range from £410 to £725 per week
Sleeps from 4 to 8 people in 2 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 2
Pet Friendly: No
Quality Rating: ratingratingratingratingrating (4)


Next availability: from 03 September 2014 to 13 September 2014;

phone 01667 461027 emailClick here to email owner more info >

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