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Top 10 Airbnb Vacation Rentals In The Scottish Highlands, UK - Updated 2020

Top 10 Airbnb Vacation Rentals In The Scottish Highlands, UK - Updated 2020
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The Scottish Highlands is a beautiful mountainous region encompassing northwest Scotland. It’s an amazing amalgamation of culture, history, and architecture. An incredible road trip destination that features rocky peaks and snowcapped valleys. The majestic mountains and mysterious lochs will leave you spellbound and the scenic beauty will sweep you off your feet. The Scottish Highlands is a destination of amazing recreational activities such as hiking, biking, and kayaking. Get your bags packed and explore this fantastic holiday destination. But before that, check out the top 10 Airbnb vacation rentals in the Scottish Highlands!

1. Super-luxurious apartment with the works (from USD 72)

Live life king-size in this four-star apartment located in St Benedicts Abbey. It is fully equipped with the best of amenities ranging from a swimming pool to a sauna and not to forget the breathtaking mountain views. It has a central location and is less than 10 minutes to town center pubs, restaurants, and the staircase of locks on Caledonian Canal. Some amazing tourist sites such as Urquhart Castle, Eilan Donan, Skye, and Glen Affric are just an hour from here. This apartment is the perfect choice for two people who are looking to have a relaxing getaway. Some of the other amenities provided here include high-speed internet, indoor games, a club lounge, the basic essentials, free parking on the premises, TV connection and loads more.

Glen Mor luxury apartment with wifi, pool & tennis
St Benedicts Abbey, Fort Augustus, Highland, United Kingdom
121 reviews
Entire apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
definitely returning :-)
we had an amazing time in this well equipped and super cosy flat! the bed is comfy and so is the living room
it features many high-end amenities and appointments
access to all amenities in the abbey
up 2 large and 2 small flights of stairs - no lift
Cleanliness:
really comfortable and clean premises
highland club staff were great, and the flat was very clean and had everything we needed
the apartment was lovely and clean and warm
everything was exactly as stated, was very clean and within walking distance to everything in the village
place was very clean and staff was very friendly and helpful
Host:
nice relaxed atmosphere
lovely home
host was super with quick responses
friendly and understanding host
david was really helpful in local recommendations
Location:
wonderful place and a great location
the boathouse restaurant onsite is amazing too
ideal location to explore the area around loch ness
augustus were within walking distance
the position of the abbey is so well located
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2. Fully-functional apartment (from USD 170)

Located in the picturesque village of Fort Augustus, this vacation rental is decorated to perfection. It is surrounded by the lush greenery and is truly a paradise for nature lovers. The host is super forthcoming and ensures one has a pleasant stay. This house is centrally located and is close to Downtown Augustus. It has some great indoor games and a fabulous outdoor spot to sit back and relax. Some of the facilities at your disposal include free parking on the premises, WiFi, Cable TV, a soothing hot tub, a hairdryer and some basic essentials.

Loch Ness Suardal B&B
Fort Augustus, Scotland, United Kingdom
49 reviews
Private room in house 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the room was very clean like the house
cancel your entire trip
although it was apparent someone was home
the place is very very neat and easy to find thanks to her excellent communication
it is not possible to fully and accurately describe just how wonderful our stay was with sofia and iain
Cleanliness:
the house is elegantly decorated
beautiful, clean bed and breakfast
great breakfast and clean and comfortable
she puts a lot of time and effort into it
Host:
very nice host
the breakfast she cooked for us the next morning was wonderful too
sofia welcomed us very warmly, and helped us out with everything we needed
sofia was incredibly welcoming of us into her beautiful home
sofia made us feel very welcome and had an absolutely beautiful home
Location:
location is a 10 minute walk to main streets of fort augustus with restaurants and bars
sofia's b&b is lovely
luxury accomodation close to loch ness
the location is great- close to downtown ft augustus
this is real luxury accommodation, especially if you are walking the great glen way
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3. Excellent apartment with the best of amenities (from USD 116)

Situated in the vibrant village of Fort Augustus, this beautiful vacation rental is surrounded by peace and tranquility from all around. It offers some exceptional views of the farmlands and surrounding hills. Plenty of tourist sites such as Urquhart, Eilean Donan Castle, the Isle of Skye, Ben Nevis and the Loch Ness are all in close proximity from here. The house is sparkling clean and has some great facilities for a delightful stay. The range of amenities provided here includes free parking on premises, TV connection, WiFi, central heating, breakfast and lots more.

Corrie Liath B&B, Fort Augustus, double room (gnd)
Highland, United Kingdom
36 reviews
Private room in bungalow 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the room was nice and comfortable
the listing was very accurate to description
sort of the icing on the cake
they were wonderful! the room, the bed, the house were all so comfortable
very good place, quiet and comfy bed
Cleanliness:
the breakfast was tasty and full, and their advices for hikes, pubs and restaurants were great
'corrie liathe' is comfortable, clean and neat, well organised but more
Host:
they gave us accurate and useful tourism advice and flexible access to their home
our hosts were very welcoming and friendly
our hosts very nice and friendly
lovely hosts
caroline and her husband made us feel very welcome in their home and cooked us a delicious breakfast!
Location:
the level of service was outstanding
good location, short walk to village, friendly hosts
great place before heading to isle of skye
and we loved looking out from the breakfast room into the lovely garden with the bird feeders
the b&b is close to fort augustus, which has some lively pubs
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4. Magnificent apartment offering breathtaking views (from USD 124)

This wonderful holiday cottage is nestled amidst a secluded yet scenic forest location. It is the perfect spot for a quick getaway in the Scottish Highlands. It is the ideal choice for large groups of five to six people and offers views of some of the prettiest of landscapes. It is surrounded by lush greenery all around because of being strategically placed on the shores of Loch Ness. Some of the amenities offered here include free parking on the premises, an indoor fireplace, TV access, WiFi, Iron facility, a fully-stocked kitchenette and lots more!

Forest location by Loch Ness
Fort Augustus, Inverness-shire, United Kingdom
86 reviews
Entire cottage 6 Beds 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the cottage was as advertised
it is a good size with plenty of space for drying boots, relaxing, cooking, and the bedrooms are of a generous size
it comfortably accommodated our family of 5 (3 small boys) and there's loads of really useful stuff in the kitchen and utility room in case you forget anything! beds are super-comfy
the auld dipper is surprisingly spacious, very well equipped, cosy and inviting
it was comfortable, well equipped with the kitchen, dining area and living room all run together in one long open space on the ground floor with a wood burner to keep things cozy
Cleanliness:
very clean, comfy and welcoming
the house is spacious and was sparkling clean
it was very clean and check in was easy, too
comfortable, clean and welcoming
since there were six of us we definitely enjoyed the two full bathrooms plus additional toilet
Host:
this house is fabulous - very welcoming, comfortable and warm after a day of being out and about
the house is warm, welcoming and well equipped
the hosts are very attentive to details
lovely host
julie was great when we were sorting out arrival times and was there to give us a warm welcome on arrival
Location:
the house its just fantastic
lovely quiet rural location
lovely house in a peaceful location
ideal location
great location, cottage is perfect
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5. Spectacular apartment close to the Scottish Highlands (from USD 104)

This spectacular accommodation is the ideal choice for couples, solo travelers or those traveling for business purposes. It is in close proximity to the beautiful Scottish Highlands and offers views of some of the most mesmerizing landscapes. A nine-hole golf course is also just a five-minute walk from the house. The apartment is sparkling clean and breakfast is available here at no additional charge. Some of the other available amenities include TV access, free parking on premises, high-speed internet connection, washer, dryer, and ironing facility.

Fort Augustus Loch Ness, Carn A Chuilinn
Highland, Scotland, United Kingdom
34 reviews
Private room in house 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the room is spacious and comfortable
it was calm and comfortable
everything was wonderful
room is very comfortable and clean
it's a little hidden jem in one of the greatest locations of the scottish highlands
Cleanliness:
anne's place is amazing, everything was super clean and just as described
the house is lovely and the beds are very comfy
the breakfast spread was delightful and it was clear that genuine care was taken over my comfort
Host:
she was very helpful and provided us with additional local information, which we found very useful
great location, friendly, welcoming and homely
anne is an amazing host and took great care of us
anne is a great host and we had a very friendly and warm welcome
a friendly welcome and good host
Location:
anne house is very nice in very quite area 10 min walking from town center
quiet but the restaurants are just a short drive away
it's about 15 minutes walk into the town center
anne's place is ideally located
breakfast was perfect and anne is a great person to talk to
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6. Wonderful chalet with great facilities (from USD 94)

This gorgeous chalet has recently been renovated to perfection and is fully-equipped with the best of facilities. It is centrally located and easily accessible to fabulous restaurants, nightlife, excellent shopping and great scenic views. It is truly a wonderful place to rejuvenate and recuperate from the mundane city life. The private garden here is an ideal spot to relax and witness some of the most picturesque landscapes. The entire chalet is for the exclusive use of the guests and facilities such as free parking on premises, TV access, WiFi, washer, and a fully-stocked kitchen are all available.

The Chalet, Fort Augustus
Fort Augustus, Scotland, United Kingdom
125 reviews
Entire chalet 3 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
wonderful, comfortable place
the chalet is cosy, comfortable and has everything you need
bed not very comfortable
has everything you need and is in the town centre
nice cozy chalet with a great view to the mountains
Cleanliness:
the chalet was very clean and is really nicely decorated
everything was clean and comfy
very clean, tidy and well appointed place, and quiet which we appreciated
lovely and clean place!
the chalet was clean and in great condition
Host:
the check in process and communication with her was incredibly simple and she was nothing but helpful the entire trip
so nice!!!!!!!!!really a nice apartment!!!!beautiful garden and good views
excellent host
olivia was really helpful and offered useful advice, directions etc
before arrival
Location:
so close to everything but also quiet
in a wonderful location
ideal as a centre for those walking the great glen way using public transport
great location within walking distance of shops and cafes
great little place within walking distance to shops and food within town
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7. Countryside apartment close to Fort Augustus (from USD 98)

This beautiful field house is the perfect choice for two people. It is located on the edge of a hayfield just outside Fort Augustus, and is priced at a very pocket-friendly rate. It consists of one spacious bedroom, a gorgeous living room, dining area and lush greenery all around. It is the perfect countryside apartment for a quick getaway and it offers a hassle-free vacation. There is a range of amenities at your disposal here, including TV access, a kitchen facility to cook some sumptuous meals, ethernet connection, free parking on premises, WiFi and tons more.

Field House
Fort Augustus, United Kingdom
165 reviews
Tiny house 2 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the beds are incredibly comfortable and the view unbeatable!
as advertised, it's small but surprisingly spacious and very cosy
the place was warm and cosy, with everything we needed
the field house was fantastic! everything you needed was provided and it had the most wonderful cozy atmosphere
the house itself is small but provides you everything you need: a small kitchenette stocked with all the practical needs, hot shower, cozy sofa, and a small radiator and electric stove
Cleanliness:
a lovely place with beautiful views, very warm and cosy
it was clean and cozy
such a lovely house with an beautifull view! very clean and everything you need included
great place to stay, well furnished, clean and warm
loved it! compact but cleverly laid out, very clean, comfortable, warm & cosy, great views & private
Host:
lovely caring hosts
olivia was a great host! she always replied fast and the house was very cute and nice to stay there for one night
we particularly enjoyed watching the sun set while highland cattle grazed in the neighbouring field
nice and tiny house big enough for 2 persons
communicating with olivia was straightforward and efficient - she was a very accommodating host
Location:
a lovely little place for lots of relaxing
beautiful little home in a beautiful location
great place to take a break from city rush
it's only a short distance from the centre of fort augustus where there is good food and places to hike
beautiful cabin situated in a field looking out to the hills
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8. Fabulous apartment with amazing amenities (from USD 118)

This beautiful vacation rental for two amalgamates a generous mix of Scottish and contemporary culture. The location is very central and right in the middle of Fort William and Inverness. The Isle of Skye is also easily accessible from here. The accommodation is super clean and has all the facilities one would need for a comfortable stay. Some of the amenities provided here include free parking on the premises, WiFi, TV access, breakfast at no additional charge, a washer and a lots more!

Loch Ness, Carn A Chuilinn B & B
Fort Augustus, Scotland, United Kingdom
45 reviews
Private room in house 2 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
very comfortable accommodations
beautiful comfortable, spacious room, a separate comfortable guest lounge
the place is very cosy
beautiful view of the mountains from her dining room
el mejor desayuno escoces (casero y preparado en el momento) de todo escocia
Cleanliness:
perfectly clean , comfortable and large rooms, excellent breakfast and warm welcome from anne
great host, and spacious, clean accomodation
the house and the room was exactely as on the pictures, and everything was sparkling clean, with very comfortable beds and an eye for quality throughout
Host:
stanza pulitissima e colazione formidabile
lovely b&b and friendly host
anne is a very kind and obliging hostess and she made us very welcome
anne is a great hostess and she gives efficient tips and warm welcome
anne is a great host, her house is welcoming and she serves the most amazing breakfast! thank you
Location:
it is also very convenient to get to the isle of skye from there
beautiful location just on the outskirts of a quaint town
a scenic area, walking distance to the local village with plenty to do for a short stay
great location
just a few minutes from the town centre
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9. Amazing apartment offering scenic views (from USD 51)

This wonderful house has a picturesque backdrop as it is set in the woods of Auchterawe Forest, a short distance from Fort Augustus Village. The king-size suite is priced at a very pocket-friendly rate and offers some of the most scenic views of the mountains and the river. There are tons of recreational indoor games such as a pool and air hockey table. Some of the facilities available here include WiFi, TV access, a laptop-friendly workspace, essentials, central heating, and free parking on the premises.

Auchterawe House, in Auchterawe Forest
Auchterawe, Scotland, United Kingdom
249 reviews
Private room in house 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the bed was super comfy, a home away from home
high quality room with en suit bathroom
there is internet, freeview tv, with basic amenities and tea / coffee provided
a highlight is the gaming-room with pool,playstation and air-hockey
pool table was a surprise
Cleanliness:
the bedroom and bath were very clean and comfy
very clean and tidy, we definitely recommend!
very clean
the house and room were clean and cozy
very clean and with everything you need
Host:
we only managed simple breakfasts
very nice house
very nice host
sara was a very kind and helpful host to us
sara gave us a very warm welcome and advised us where to go for good food
Location:
the breakfast basket is beautiful
not far from town
located in a beautiful place
excellent peaceful rural location not far from loch ness
a beautiful house is a beautiful peaceful place
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10. Marvelous apartment in the heart of Fort Augustus

Located in the heart of Fort Augustus, this vacation rental can easily accommodate two people. The house is squeaky clean and breakfast is provided here at no additional charge. It is centrally located and extremely close to the village center. The host is super forthcoming and will go out of her way to ensure one has a delightful stay. The amenities at your disposal here include TV access, free parking on premises, basic essentials, hairdryer and central heating for those chilly nights.

Conifers Bed and Breakfast
Highland, Scotland, United Kingdom
72 reviews
Private room in bed and breakfast 2 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

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Picturesque beauty

The Scottish Highlands is a must-visit destination and is an abode of some of the most scenic sights. It is one of the best places for a quick getaway and the serenity of this destination will truly have you longing for more.

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