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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

Featured Holiday Cottages near Orkney :

Inverallan Country House, Scottish Highlands, Grantown-On-Spey, Inverness-shire, Scotland

7 bedroom Large Country House, Highlands near Cairngorms National Park.

Impressive Scottish Country House with 7 bedrooms, with an elegant and spacious interior, ideal for large groups or special celebrations, close to the stunning Cairngorms National Park.

Special features: free internet access.

Price range from £1795 to £4743 per week
Sleeps from 1 to 15 people in 7 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 7
Pet Friendly: Yes (2 dogs welcome)
Quality Rating: ratingratingratingratingrating (5)
Next availability:
from 01 October 2018 to 13 October 2018; from 20 October 2018 to 23 March 2019;

Greshornish Boathouse Dogs-welcome Apartment, Highlands and Islands, Dunvegan, Isle of Skye, Scotland

1 bedroom Apartment, Isle of Skye.

Unique one bedroom holiday home above a boathouse right by the shores of Loch Greshornish on the magical Isle of Skye.

Price range from £252 to £518 per week
Sleeps from 1 to 3 people in 1 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 1
Pet Friendly: Yes (1 dog welcome)
Quality Rating: ratingratingratingratingrating (3)
Next availability:
from 28 June 2018 to 02 July 2018; from 06 July 2018 to 08 July 2018; from 01 August 2018 to 20 August 2018;

The Mill House, Peebles, Peeblesshire, Scotland

5 bedroom Unique Cottage, Scottish Borders.

Converted 5 bedroom watermill with a truly enviable riverside location (salmon and trout fishing possible by arrangement and with a permit), impressive river views and an excellent location just 2 miles from the heart of Peebles and just 24 miles from the beautiful city of Edinburgh.

Special features: free internet access.

Price range from £695 to £1595 per week
Sleeps from 1 to 10 people in 5 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 3
Pet Friendly: Yes (2 dogs welcome)
Rating: Not assessed
Next availability:
from 25 June 2018 to 07 July 2018; from 21 July 2018 to 04 August 2018; from 11 August 2018 to 14 September 2018;

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 25 June 2018 to 07 July 2018; from 14 July 2018 to 21 July 2018; from 18 August 2018 to 15 September 2018;

Mountwood Lodges, Auchterarder, Perthshire, Scotland

3 bedroom Log Lodges, Central Scotland.

Collection of three 5 star rated log cabins with luxurious interiors set in beautiful countryside in Perthshire close to the Ochil Hills, ideal for a tranquil rural retreat break.

Special features: outdoor hot tub.

Price range from £720 to £1200 per week
Sleeps from 2 to 6 people in 3 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 2
Pet Friendly: No
Quality Rating: ratingratingratingratingrating (5)


Special Offer: from 24 June 2018 to 29 June 2018; from 24 June 2018 to 06 July 2018;
Late availability: from 24 June 2018 to 29 June 2018;

We have no cottages within Orkney itself currently. However,the properties listed above are all within a 40 mile radius of Orkney. 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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