Orkney Cottages

Rent a holiday cottage in the remote Orkneys - a uniquely Scottish self-catering experience

Orkney is a great destination for a remote self catering cottage holiday in Scotland. Nature lovers and those looking for real relaxation are likely to be attracted to Orkney.  Orkney is a remote sparsely populated group of islands, great for rural or secluded cottage holidays where you can spend time exploring the beautiful landscape, bird watching or spotting seals, dolphins and even whales at certain times of year.  more information

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Orkney also attracts holidaymakers for cottage breaks during winter time where you may get the chance to see the amazing light display of the Northern Lights.  Famous visitor attractions in Orkney include Scara Brae, a stone village dating back to 2000 years BC and stone circles.  To get to Orkney, you need to take a flight from Inverness, Edinburgh or Aberdeen or you can take a ferry from Aberdeen or Thurso.  Orkney is likely to be a good choice for a cottage holiday for you if you enjoy spending time in peaceful rugged scenery and if you enjoy wildlife watching.

Enjoy browsing through the self catering cottages on Country Cottages Online.  Whether you are looking for a pet friendly cottage, a luxury cottage, a rural retreat or a country cottage we hope you find what you are looking for and find a perfect place on a Scottish isle for you. 

» Pet-friendly self-catering holiday accommodation in Orkney
Pet-friendly self-catering country cottages, holiday apartments, crofts, houses, and holiday accommodation in Orkney Scotland

Please note we have no country cottages or cottages to rent in Orkney currently. We recommend that you take a look at cottage rentals in Scotland. Alternatively our Search Assistant can help you find a suitable holiday cottage in Scotland.

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Featured Holiday Cottages near Orkney :

Signal Box Cottage in the Cairngorms, Newtonmore, Highland, Scotland

1 bedroom Unusual Holiday Cottage, Scottish Cairngorms.

Perfect for a unique holiday in Scotland, the Signal Box will appeal to those looking to stay somewhere unusual with its wonderful mountain views of the Cairngorms and countryside vistas, this fantastic property promises a holiday to remember.

Price range from £250 to £562 per week
Sleeps from 1 to 2 people in 1 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 1
Pet Friendly: Yes
Rating: Not assessed


Next availability: from 21 January 2017 to 28 January 2017; from 04 February 2017 to 11 February 2017; from 25 February 2017 to 18 March 2017;

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

Portsoy Coastal Cottage, Portsoy, Aberdeenshire, Scotland

3 bedroom Stone-Built Cottage, Scotland.

Enjoy a stay in a traditional Scottish holiday home close to the coast at this 3 bedroom family-cottage.

Special features: free internet access.

Price range from £361 to £788 per week
Sleeps from 2 to 6 people in 3 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 2
Pet Friendly: No
Quality Rating: ratingratingratingratingrating (3)


Next availability: from 10 December 2016 to 30 December 2016; from 06 January 2017 to 28 March 2017; from 22 April 2017 to 15 July 2017;

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

Craig Alvah Lodge, Bridge of Alvah, Aberdeenshire, Scotland

6 bedroom Large Country House, Speyside.

Stunning luxurious holiday lodge with 6 bedrooms, private indoor swimming pool and three acres of gardens, located on one of the finest fishing estates in Scotland.

Special features: free internet access, pool (within house), games room, indoor hot tub.

Price range from £2400 to £3200 per week
Sleeps from 1 to 14 people in 6 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 6
Pet Friendly: No
Rating: Not assessed


Next availability: from 12 December 2016 to 23 December 2016; from 04 January 2017 to 06 January 2017; from 09 January 2017 to 13 January 2017;

phone 01261 812191 emailClick here to email owner more info >

Naro Moro Lodge, Balintore, Ross and Cromarty, Scotland

2 bedroom Cottage, Northern Scotland.

This property has of open plan design with wood burning stove, comfortable siiting and dining area with galley kitchen, gas cooker and dish washer.

Special features: free internet access.

Price range from £400 to £450 per week
Sleeps from 2 to 4 people in 2 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 1
Pet Friendly: Yes
Rating: Not assessed


Late availability: from 09 December 2016 to 17 December 2016;

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

Red Squirrel Log Cabin, Fochabers, Banffshire, Scotland

2 bedroom Pine Lodge, Grampian.

High quality log cabin with relaxing hot tub, ideally located for discovering the Malt Whisky Trail and the Moray Coast, the Cairngorms National Park is also within reach for days out.

Special features: outdoor hot tub.

Price range from £445 to £805 per week
Sleeps from 1 to 4 people in 2 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 1
Pet Friendly: Yes (2 dogs welcome)
Rating: Not assessed

phone 01542 860263 emailClick here to email owner more info >

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