Do you need a great escape for two? Looking for somewhere special to celebrate an anniversary or birthday? Or a hidden haven for a Scottish honeymoon? Whether it's a weekend break in Scotland or a longer holiday together, there are plenty of great getaways for couples, where you can spend quality time together in beautiful surroundings. Self-catering gives you the privacy, freedom and flexibility you need to really make the most of your time away, whether you want to cosy up in front of a log fire, enjoy long walks on the beach or go sightseeing in the city. From lodges with spa baths and cottages with hot tubs to elegant city apartments, EmbraceScotland has a wide range of cottages for couples.
Here are 5 inspiring ideas for a self-catering trip for two!
Head to the Highlands for a hideaway you'll never forget - with the beautiful west coast, magnificent mountains and isolated beaches, the Highlands is renowned for its spectacular scenery and open spaces.
Private City Pads
How about some pampering in the city? It's a great time of year to stay in your own private pad, in cities such as Edinburgh, Glasgow or Perth. Go sightseeing or shopping, relax in the bars and simply enjoy the city atmosphere. Do your own thing in your own time and really explore the city from your home-from-home.
Romantic Rural Retreats
Cuddle up in the countryside in a rural retreat. Perthshire, Dumfries and the Scottish Borders are all perfect places to get away from it all and enjoy the great outdoors, whilst enjoying each others' company.
Idyllic Island Getaways
Cast your troubles away and enjoy the truly tranquil surroundings of Scotland's stunning islands. From self-catering in the remote isles of the Hebrides, Shetland and Orkney to holiday cottages in Mull and Islay, an island getaway is ideal for simply spending time together away from the hustle and bustle of everyday life.
Cosy up in a cottage on the beach and enjoy your own piece of picturesque coastline. With over 7,000 miles of coast, there are plenty of places to enjoy a slice of the seaside, from the Moray Firth to the East Neuk area in Fife.
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Find out more about self catering for couples, or take a look at romantic holidays Scotland for more inspiration. Visit EmbraceScotland to really embrace Scotland.