Find cottages nestled in the West Lothian countryside and plan your holiday in a part of Scotland steeped in rich history and heritage.
In West Lothian there are numerous country parks and wild countryside along with various outdoor sporting activities. If you are planning on a self catering cottage holiday or country cottage holiday, West Lothian has a lot to offer. There are many places to visit and explore in West Lothian while on a cottage break. Popular for its historical richness, you can visit Annet House Museum and Blackness Castle, which dates back to the 15th century. Linlithgow Palace, the birthplace of Mary, Queen of Scots, is also one of the fascinating places with magnificent ruins set in a beautiful park.
West Lothian also offers an opportunity to explore Hopetoun House, Linlithgow Burgh Halls, Linlithgow Canal Centre and Five Sisters Zoo Park-West Calder during self catering cottage breaks. Besides, Torphichen Preceptory is another attractive place to visit in West Lothian.
The destination is also famous for its parks and wilderness, which allows you to explore the natural beauty and marvel at the scenery. Beecraigs Country Park, Cairnpapple Hill and Polkemmet Country Park are some of the popular places amongst keen walkers and cyclists. While visiting West Lothian and exploring beautiful cities and villages, country cottages can be a good choice for accommodation. Many also visit Edinburgh from West Lothian.
If you are looking to get a pet along on holiday with you, you will need to find a pet friendly cottage. For more information on West Lothian and cottages in West Lothian please do see our Area guide.