With the days getting shorter and colder, now marks that time of year when evenings are best spent indoors in front of a roaring fire.
If you are in the mood for a cosy autumnal or winter getaway, Scotland boasts a wealth of idyllic retreats to escape and recharge. Here we take a look at charming holiday spots that offer the perfect haven for a relaxed weekend and come with the bonus luxury of a wood-burning stove for added cosiness.
1. Mountain Bear lodge
Sleeping up to 14 people, this detached lodge is ideal for a large family or friend getaway and features state of the art appliances, chic furniture, hot tub and wood burner, and is well located for exploring the northern Highlands. Book: https://bit.ly/34gzmtS
Photo: Mountain Bear lodge
2. Bliss Haus
Bliss Haus is a stylish coastal hideaway in Aultbea, on the west coast by the Atlantic ocean. The stylish abode is perfect for the ultimate escape from the everyday. Book: https://bit.ly/3cYSxML
Photo: Bliss Haus
3. Carphin House
This Robert Lorimer designed 18th century house is ideal for autumnal walks (Norman’s Law is particularly popular) as well as exploring St Andrews and Dundee before returning to get cosy in front of the fire. Book: https://bit.ly/30wb9ii
Photo: Carphin House
4. Caledonian Cabins
Caledonian Cabins are a Log Cabin, Bunk House and Shepherd's Hut all situated in Invergarry - a beautiful loch side, woodland location. Pick the log cabin for a family stay and to enjoy the roaring fire. Book: https://bit.ly/2HJhiAW
Photo: Caledonian Cabins