Highlands and Islands
World-famous landscape with spectacular views, scenic lochs and beautiful islands to explore.
South West Scotland
Wonderful coastline to explore with lots of grand historic attractions and beautiful towns.
Delightful scenery with iconic castles and easy access to all that Scotland has to offer.
North East Scotland
Discover colourful coastal towns, spectacular cities and fascinating historic attractions.
Dumfries and Galloway
Beautiful area with historic towns, old castles and a rocky coastline with lovely beaches.
Discover the Best Coastal Cottages in Scotland
Scotland needs little introduction. Steeped in legend and history, Scotland is a dramatic and rugged destination with a coastline stretching hundreds of miles in and out of many lochs and promontories. Unsurprisingly there is a delightful selection of sea view coastal cottages in Scotland for holidaymakers to enjoy.
Find Amazing Cottages by the Sea in Scotland
The Scottish coastline stretches for 10,250 miles around headlands, lochs, estuaries and the rugged shores of its many islands. There are an incredible amount of seascapes and ocean scenes to explore. Most of the coastline is undeveloped but there are pockets of communities and individual cottages by the sea in Scotland where holidaymakers can enjoy the coastal scenery from the comfort of their own self catering holiday lets. When you set your eyes on the wild beaches, deep lochs and tall mountains, you will see why Scotland was voted the most beautiful country in the world by the readers of the Rough Guides travel books.
Scotland is a Superb Seaside Holiday Destination
With so many beaches, coves and islands it's no surprise that Scotland is a wonderful seaside holiday destination. Behind Cornwall and Devon, Scotland is the next most popular tourist destination in the United Kingdom. People flock here for its cultural cities and the spectacular scenery of the highlands and islands. All this beauty is best enjoyed from one of Scotland's amazing seaside cottages.
Scottish Cottage Holidays by the Sea
If Scotland takes your fancy, and you're looking for a Scottish cottage by the sea, the list below provides some wonderful options for a week or two away for an oceanside holiday. Some of our favourite seaside areas in Scotland include Argyll and Bute, Dumfries and Galloway and the Isle of Skye.
Truly Amazing Beach Cottages in Scotland
Although Scotland is best known as a mountainous destination, with incredible inland scenery, it has a spectacular coastline too. Here you'll find white sand beaches lapped by turquoise sands that look more like the Caribbean than the far north of the British Isles. Some of the most famous sandy beaches in Scotland include Luskentyre Sands on the Isle of Harris, Camusdarach Beach near Arisaig and Calgary Beach on the Isle of Mull. Luckily, there are some wonderful places to stay near these stretches of sand including some of Scotland's most beautiful beach cottages and seaside retreats.
Scottish Seaside Cottages & Holiday Homes
So for your next adventure, head up north and experience some of the world's best sea views. Whether walking, swimming, biking or kayaking along the coast, or simply sitting in your Scottish seaside cottage or holiday home you'll be blown away by the magical scenery in this world-class holiday destination.
Book Your Sea View Cottage or Coastal Holiday Home
Browse this list of sea view cottages and coastal holiday homes or use the search filters to refine your selection to find the ideal property for your time away by the sea.