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75 Log Cabins in Highland

With the glorious Highlands to explore, the battlefields at Culloden, famous Loch Ness, Great Glen,  historic towns and villages and some stunning wildlife to discover in Moray Firth, this area has lots to offer.

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Sky Lodge 16

Inverness-shire, Highland, Scotland

Sky Lodge From £1887 Availability

If you are looking for a large holiday house in the Outdoor Capital of Scotland, then this beautiful lodge with clear views of Ben Nevis is ideal. Great lodge, great location.

A hugely popular private mansion, commonly referred to by the Scottish as a ‘Fishing Lodge’, this spacious, holiday home can very comfortably accommodate three or four families. Built in 1870 for landed gentry wishing to fish the River Lochy, over the century this old family home has welcomed guests from all walks of life, including royalty.  Edward & Mrs Simpson enjoyed some respite on this private estate far from the public eye in 1935.  

Several years ago this large holiday home undertook a fairly major renovation and restoration programme, the photos of which are on display for guests in a leather bound album on the hall table. It’s a tribute to the current family the amount of work put into these improvements, though with a property of this size and calibre, maintenance is an ongoing project. This Victorian Grand Dame was thus transformed into a bright, modern holiday home meeting the needs of the 21st Century traveller without losing the charm of its historic roots.

The property remains to all intents and purposes a fishing lodge, insofar as groups continue to take a beat on the River Lochy in pursuit of salmon and trout.  However, its location has become just as attractive to other groups looking to enjoy a general holiday on the West Coast for walking and other activities.

Overall this property is a charming, spacious, nicely furnished holiday home. Smart where it counts, less so where it doesn't.  It has a comfortable, relaxed feel and would be perfect for three generational familities or groups of friends looking for a bit of 'space' to unwind and enjoy each others company both indoors and out.

Sky Lodge is a beautiful Victorian self-catering lodge set within five acres of private land in Torlundy, Fort William, amidst the stunning Inverness-shire countryside on the western coast of Scotland. The house has currently undergone an extensive refurbishment programme, which now offers a luxurious experience in a tranquil setting. You might see the occasional tall ship pass on the canal that runs parallel to the river, which always creates a bit of excitement.  For those interested in marine history, 'Neptune's Staircase' at Banavie near Fort William is worth visiting.  On sunny days you can walk up the canal (young and old alike) tracing its steps up to the top lock followed by a drink or snack in the nearby café.  The River Lochy
You can walk to the river from the front terrace, down some steps and through a mixture of wild bracken, fern and overgrown vegetation.  Dogs are asked to be kept on a lead or at least under control in case you come across livestock. The river is fast flowing and quite dangerous in areas, so absolutely not suitable for swimming. It's a lovely walk though right along the shoreline which in some places has formed rocky beaches.  You'll pass one or two small wooden huts (bothys) along the way and are asked to be mindful of the fishermen who may be down on the banks, hoping to catch some salmon or trout. If you'd like to try a spot of fly fishing yourself let us know and we'll put you in touch with the relevant people. You can walk a decent circuit from the house, along the river bank, up through the paddock onto the open moorland running either side of the single lane track back to the house. Getting There
Located 6 miles from Fort William, it's an easy drive to and from town. Your nearest supermarket and other major shops would also be Fort William which is likely to cater for most of your needs. Local Activities
With spectacular beaches and sheltered coastlines, forests and mountains, lochs and glens, the Inverness-shire landscape is a great place to get out and enjoy yourself, be it walking, skiing, playing golf or simply appreciating the view.

Salmon Fishing
The salmon fishing season on the Lochy starts on 1st April and finishes on 15th October.

Walking
Ben Nevis, the highest mountain in Britain, sits majestically at the head of Loch Linnhe with its presence dominating the landscape.

Highland Games

With activities ranging from Highland dancing, athletics, piping competitions and marching, the Highland Games are a great day out.

Trout Fishing & Riding

For trout fishing in ponds at the foot of Ben Nevis, or riding and hacking along beautiful tracks that lead down to the River Lochy or up on to the mountain with superb views over Loch Linnhe.

kiing, biking, boarding
For more exotic activity on Ben Nevis – gondolas, bike riding, skiing and snow sports are available

Ben Nevis Distillery
Ben Nevis Distillery was established in 1825 and is one of the oldest licensed distilleries in Scotland. The distillery is situated at the foot of Ben Nevis.

Ben Nevis Observatory

Opened in October 1883, the Ben Nevis Observatory provided invaluable meteorological data for 20 years on a continuous hourly basis.

Golfing

Set directly below Ben Nevis, Fort William Golf Club has an 18-hole course.

Boating
For exhilarating boat trips around the western coast.

Spruce Lodge 4

Strathpeffer, Highland, Scotland

Spruce Lodge From £297 Availability

Spruce Lodge is a detached log cabin set on the edge of the spa village of Strathpeffer. This single-storey log cabin sleeps four people in two bedrooms, consisting of one double and one twin, as well as a family bathroom. The cottage also has an open plan living area with a kitchen, a dining area and a sitting area. Outside, there is ample off road parking and a decked balcony with furniture. Spruce Lodge is in an ideal location for walks and cycling and there is plenty of interesting places to visit nearby.

Stone Water Cottage 4

Strathpeffer, Highland, Scotland

Stone Water Cottage From £577 Availability

Stone Water is a delightful, detached cottage settled in a superb location on the shores of Loch Achilty, three miles from Strathpeffer in the Scottish Highlands. Set over the ground floor with one double bedroom and one twin, this cottage can comfortably sleep four people. There's also a bathroom and an open plan living area with kitchen, dining area and sitting area with French doors opening onto a front patio garden with furniture. There is also ample off road parking outside this cottage. Fly fishing can be enjoyed on the doorstep, and walking routes and cycle paths can be found within easy reach, whilst for a wonderful day trip, Inverness, Loch Ness or even the Isle of Skye can be easily found from this charming cottage. At the end of a long day, Stone Water provides a calming base to return to.

Strathavon Chalet 5

Aviemore, Highland, Scotland

Strathavon Chalet From £454 Availability

Strathavon Chalet is a detached log cabin on the outskirts of Aviemore in Scotland. The cabin sleeps five people in two bedrooms which are made up of a twin room and a family room with a double and a single bed. There is also a ground floor shower room, a kitchen with a dining area, and a first floor sitting room with an electric fire and a balcony with furniture. Outside there is roadside parking available for one car and shared use of a lawned garden. Strathavon Chalet is in an ideal location for families or friends wanting to get out and about and enjoy walking in this spectacular area.

Suil Na Mara 4

Aultbea, Highland, Scotland

Suil Na Mara From £280 Availability

Suil Na Mara is a charming wooden cottage situated in the village of Aultbea in the Scottish Highlands benefiting from wonderful views across Loch Ewe. The cottage can sleep four people in two bedrooms, as well as a family bathroom. The rest of the cottage comprises a small kitchen and a spacious sitting room with dining area. To the outside of the cottage there is off road parking for 3 cars and a balcony with furniture that boasts wonderful views. Suil Na Mara offers an enchanting base for families and friends looking to tour Wester Ross and the beautiful Scottish Highlands.

The Boat House Chalet, Boat Of Garten, Near Aviemore, Sleeps 6 6

Boat Of Garten, Highland, Scotland

The Boat House Chalet, Boat Of Garten, Near Aviemore, Sleeps 6 From £951 Availability

Rental basis: Entire house or apartment Number of bedrooms: 2; Number of other rooms with beds: 1 Number of bathrooms: 2 The chalet/static caravan sleeps up to 6 guests with a master double bedroom which has an ensuite toilet, a twin bedroom with 2 single beds and a family bathroom with toilet, shower over bath, bath and sink. The lounge area has an armchair, a 2 seater sofa and 3 seater sofa bed which folds out into a double bed. There is also a dining area and a kitchen. The chalet has double glazing windows and oil-fired central heating. Clean bedding, linen and fresh towels are provided on a weekly basis. Toiletries are provided. There is a Tv in the lounge area. The kitchen has a fridge, microwave, gas hob and gas oven and grill. There is a slow cooker as well as crockery, pots,pans and cutlery together with cooking utensils and knives. There kitchen has a sink for washing up an preparation if required. The kitchen also has a kettle and toaster. Laundry service 15 Gbp Per unit

The Cabin @ Seaview 2

Dunvegan, Highland, Scotland

The Cabin @ Seaview From £320 Availability

The Cabin @ Seaview is a fabulous detached log cabin, situated to the rear of the owner's home, ideal for cosy escapes away from it all, three miles from Dunvegan and can sleep two people. Set all on the ground floor there is a king-size double bedroom, a shower room and an open plan living area with kitchen, dining area and sitting area with multi-fuel stove. Outside there is ample off road parking and a gravel and lawned area with furniture. The Cabin @ Seaview is a wonderful holiday base.

The Decoy 5

Dornoch, Highland, Scotland

The Decoy From £321 Availability

The Decoy is a wooden cabin located near Dornoch in the Scottish Highalnds. It has two bedrooms including a king-size double and a double room with a child's single bunk above it. It also comes with an open plan living area with a kitchen, dining area and sitting area with a woodburning stove. Outside is ample off road parking and a decked area with furniture. The Decoy is a charming cottage ideal for families or friends looking to explore this wonderful part of Scotland.

The Four Oaks Chalet 4

Blaich, Highland, Scotland

The Four Oaks Chalet From £277 Availability

The Four Oaks Chalet is a lovely holiday property set in a private, peaceful position, with beautiful views across nearby Loch Eil. With accommodation over the ground floor level, the property offers bedrooms, one king-size double with en-suite shower room and walk-in wardrobe, along with a twin bedroom, meaning four people can enjoy a comfortable Highlands holiday here. There's also a kitchen with dining area and French doors leading to the decked area outside, along with a comfy sitting room. Outside, the decking is complete with garden furniture and there's also ample off road parking. The Four Oaks Chalet offers friends, families and couples, a peaceful, secluded base from which to discover the many delights of the Scottish Highlands.

The Logs 10

Fort William, Highland, Scotland

The Logs From £618 Availability

The Logs is a detached log cabin resting on the outskirts of Fort William. It comes with six bedrooms, comprising of a ground-floor double with en-suite shower, basin and WC, a ground-floor double, a ground-floor twin, a ground-floor single, a single and a family bedroom with double bed and single bed with en-suite shower, basin and WC, together sleeping up to 11 people, which are serviced by a ground-floor family bathroom with shower over bath, basin and WC. Completing the interior is an open-plan living room with kitchen, dining area and sitting area with woodburning stove. Outside, there is ample off-road parking and a large garden area. The Logs is a superb base for exploring the delights of this part of Scotland with your loved ones.