Some of the places you can still escape to for a tranquil Hogmanay in Scotland this year.

Staycation Scotland: Here are 10 cosy Hogmanay escapes for two if you want to avoid the crowds this New Year

Last year Hogmanay was effectively cancelled – with a lockdown ban on, social gatherings, hotels, pubs and clubs.

While this year looks like being different, with only limited pandemic restrictions remaining, the Omicron variant has led to further uncertainty.

And for some, the thought of a packed party or busy pub will still seem like a risk too far as we bring in 2022.

But there are other options, with Scotland’s hospitality industry keen to welcome you to hotels, B&Bs and self catering accomodation over the holidays.

Demand is high, but it’s not too late to book a winter escape.

These 10 accomodation options still have availability for the weekend of December 31-January 2 – from cosy cabins in the Highlands to luxury hotels in the Borders.

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