East Lothian Holiday Cottages

Rent good quality holiday cottages and log cabins around Edinburgh in East Lothian, Scotland

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Book a holiday cottage in East Lothian in Scotland and discover this area's magnificent coastline, golden beaches, rolling countryside and spectacular cliffs. Everyone wants attractive holiday accommodation with comfortable beds, good heating and bathroom facilities. There is always the choice of whether to book a holiday apartment in Edinburgh or to stay outside the city in cottage in a less busy area with no parking problems. Houses, apartments, cottages and pine lodges can be rented for a week or two at a time and for three days upwards outside peak booking times. more information

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East Lothian is bordered by the city of Edinburgh, Scottish Borders and Midlothian and is home to a plethora of award-winning tourist attractions, some of the world’s finest golf courses and comfortable self catering cottages, making it an ideal choice for vacationers.

Combining the best of Scotland in miniature, East Lothian cottage holidays allow travellers to explore the region’s best beaches, heritage sites, archipelagos, towns and villages. From charming art galleries, museums and gift shops to popular theatres, dance shows and entertainment, East Lothian offers it all. The coastal eastern Scottish region is also home to a rich variety of wildlife and thousands of seabirds.

Coastal cottages in East Lothian offer the best of seaside, city and countryside


East Lothian, which is officially the sunniest and driest area in Scotland, attracts plenty of tourists to its sunshine coast and is an excellent spot for renting a coastal holiday home. Many also visit Edinburgh.  Beaches in the region are thus particularly popular, including Longniddry Gosford, Gullane Bents, Yellowcraig, Belhaven Bay and many more. Besides, it houses some great links and parkland courses, world famous of which is Muirfield Links and it is impossible to keep a golfer from the game, especially on holiday.

Take a chance with a self-catering break in East Lothian


Tourists renting country cottages can also make a visit to Musselburgh Racecourse to try their luck, Concorde, Scottish Seabird Centre, Tantallon Castle and other different sites within the region. There is a wealth of archaeological and historical sites which can be visited by holidaymakers in East Lothian.

» Self-catering accommodation in East Lothian with locations for fishing close by
Self catering fishing holidays in East Lothian in cottages, apartments and holiday lodges with opportunities to enjoy sea, loch or river fishing on site or close by

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

Featured Holiday Cottages near East Lothian :

Braewood Countryside Cottage, near the Great Glen Way, Whitebridge, Highland, Scotland

3 bedroom Cottage, Highlands.

This detached cottage is situated in the village of Whitebridge, within driving distance to Inverness in Scotland and it sleeps six people in three bedrooms.

Price range from £345 to £702 per week
Sleeps from 1 to 6 people in 3 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 2
Pet Friendly: No
Quality Rating: ratingratingratingratingrating (4)
Next availability:
from 25 November 2017 to 22 December 2017; from 29 December 2017 to 10 February 2018; from 17 February 2018 to 03 March 2018;

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

Coalfin House, Tarbert - Loch Fyne, Argyll and Bute, Scotland

4 bedroom Cottage, West Coast of Scotland.

Coalfin House is a loving restored, stone built farmhouse, which sits on its own, in an idyllic position above the picturesque village of Skipness.

Price range from £499 to £799 per week
Sleeps from 2 to 11 people in 4 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 2
Pet Friendly: Yes (3 dogs welcome)
Rating: Not assessed
Next availability:
from 19 November 2017 to 24 December 2017; from 29 December 2017 to 30 December 2017; from 06 January 2018 to 14 February 2018;

phone 018880 730 209 emailClick here to email owner more info >

Kettle Knowe Country Cottage, Castle Douglas, Dumfries & Galloway, Scotland

5 bedroom Rural Retreat, Scotland.

Five bedroom country lodge sleeping up to 10 in pet-friendly accommodation near to Castle Douglas.

Special features: free internet access.

Price range from £518 to £1233 per week
Sleeps from 4 to 10 people in 5 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 2
Pet Friendly: Yes
Quality Rating: ratingratingratingratingrating (3)

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

Cairngorm Lodges, Dinnet nr Aboyne, Aberdeenshire, Scotland

2 bedroom Log Cabins, Near the Cairngorms National Park.

A collection of 5 good quality dog-friendly log cabins nestled by woodlands, ideally located for discovering the best of Deeside and the Cairngorms National Park in Scotland.

Price range from £460 to £645 per week
Sleeps from 1 to 4 people in 2 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 1
Pet Friendly: Yes (3 dogs welcome)
Quality Rating: ratingratingratingratingrating (3)
Next availability:
from 25 November 2017 to 01 December 2017; from 11 December 2017 to 15 December 2017; from 17 December 2017 to 22 December 2017;

phone 07583 436040 emailClick here to email owner more info >

Nuide Country House, Newtonmore, Inverness-shire, Scotland

5 bedroom Large Country House, Cairngorms National Park.

Five bedroom Scottish country house with fantastic views over the surrounding fields and farmlands out to the Monadhliath Mountains and a prime location within the Cairngorms National Park, sleeps groups of up to 10 people.

Special features: free internet access.

Price range from £850 to £1595 per week
Sleeps from 6 to 10 people in 5 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 4
Pet Friendly: No
Rating: Not assessed
Next availability:
from 19 November 2017 to 22 December 2017; from 03 January 2018 to 25 May 2018;

phone 01271 377432 emailClick here to email owner more info >
We have no cottages within East Lothian itself currently. However,the properties listed above are all within a 40 mile radius of East Lothian. For more options please take a look at our search assistant or to widen your search, why not take a look at available Last Minute Cottages in Scotland