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 :

Oyster Catcher Dogs-welcome Cottage, Southern Scotland, Southerness, Dumfries & Galloway, Scotland

2 bedroom Cottage, South West Scotland.

This is an outstanding 2 bedroom holiday home with an attractive garden and an outstanding setting right by the beach in the village of Southerness, enjoy sea views all day long with a stay at this very special dog-friendly holiday cottage.

Price range from £266 to £572 per week
Sleeps from 1 to 5 people in 2 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 1
Pet Friendly: Yes (2 dogs welcome)
Quality Rating: ratingratingratingratingrating (3)
Next availability:
from 01 December 2018 to 08 December 2018; from 15 December 2018 to 22 December 2018; from 05 January 2019 to 12 January 2019;

Turnberry Holiday Lodge, Dailly, Ayrshire, Scotland

4 bedroom Cottage, Scotland - Ayrshire and Dumfries & Galloway.

Smart 4 bedroom holiday lodge with countryside views, located on a leisure park with access to fantastic shared leisure facilities including an indoor heated swimming pool, sauna, gym and games room, ideal for a relaxing holiday in Ayrshire.

Special features: pool (), games room.

Price range from £306 to £669 per week
Sleeps from 2 to 6 people in 4 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 3
Pet Friendly: No
Quality Rating: ratingratingratingratingrating (4)
Next availability:
from 30 June 2018 to 14 July 2018; from 04 August 2018 to 11 August 2018; from 18 August 2018 to 25 August 2018;

Grouse Farm Cottage, Johnstonebridge, Dumfries & Galloway, Scotland

3 bedroom Barn Conversion, Scotland.

Charming dog-friendly and family-friendly farm cottage situated close to Lockerbie.

Price range from £319 to £698 per week
Sleeps from 3 to 6 people in 3 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 2
Pet Friendly: Yes
Quality Rating: ratingratingratingratingrating (4)
Next availability:
from 30 June 2018 to 07 July 2018; from 28 July 2018 to 19 August 2018; from 02 September 2018 to 20 October 2018;

Easter Urray Country Cottage, Muir of Ord, Inverness-shire, Scotland

5 bedroom Country Cottage, Highlands.

Beautiful dog-friendly rural retreat with 5 bedrooms, this large country cottage is set by tranquil countryside and is located on a working farm, could be ideal for a country holiday in the peaceful Highlands.

Special features: free internet access.

Price range from £875 to £1813 per week
Sleeps from 4 to 10 people in 5 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 4
Pet Friendly: Yes
Quality Rating: ratingratingratingratingrating (5)
Next availability:
from 22 June 2018 to 24 June 2018; from 14 July 2018 to 15 July 2018; from 02 August 2018 to 05 August 2018;

The Ghillie's Country Cottage, Dunvegan, Isle of Skye, Scotland

2 bedroom Farmstay, Isle of Skye.

Escape from the world to a farm with a river nearby where you can fish on the Isle of Skye in the Scottish Western Isles; two bedroom country cottage accommodates four people in comfort just a short walk from the sea ; come to enjoy a spot of angling, peaceful walks and spectacular sea views.

Price range from £272 to £548 per week
Sleeps from 1 to 4 people in 2 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 1
Pet Friendly: No
Quality Rating: ratingratingratingratingrating (3)
Next availability:
from 28 June 2018 to 30 June 2018; from 18 August 2018 to 19 August 2018; from 24 August 2018 to 25 August 2018;

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
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