Discover a selection of 84 holiday rentals in Highland, GB that are perfect for your trip. Whether you’re traveling with friends, family, or even pets, Vrbo holiday homes have the best amenities for hanging out with the people that matter most, including internet/WiFi and parking available. Prices start at £ 38 per night, and cottages and cabins are popular options for a stay in Highland. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
Top rated rentals — Highland
Destination guide

Why people love visiting friendly Highland

Enjoy the history and other features of Highland. Revered for its hiking, restaurants and local tours, this city is both walkable and welcoming. Many of our holiday rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.

Things to do

Sightseeing in and around Highland

Do you want to find things to do in the city? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that makes Highland a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Nairn Golf Club (14.4 mi / 23.1 km)
  • Boath House Spa (16.9 mi / 27.2 km)
  • Speyside Wildlife (25.8 mi / 41.6 km)
  • Highland Wildlife Park (27.2 mi / 43.7 km)
  • Royal Dornoch Golf Club (28.7 mi / 46.1 km)
  • Fortrose & Rosemarkie Golf Club (8.4 mi / 13.4 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Highland

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Highland is a great place to get outside. Here are a few of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Ness Islands (1 mi / 1.7 km)
  • Dores Beach (7.7 mi / 12.5 km)
  • Nairn Beach (15.8 mi / 25.5 km)
  • The Falls of Foyers (18.6 mi / 30 km)
  • Loch an Eilein (27 mi / 43.4 km)
  • Highland Wildlife Park (27.2 mi / 43.7 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Highland

The nearest airport is in Inverness (INV), located 7.4 mi (11.8 km) from the city centre.

If you prefer to travel by train, Inverness Station, Beauly Station and Muir of Ord Station are the main stations in the area.

What are the top holiday rentals in Highland?

Luxury villas, unique treehouses and spacious homes — everyone's dream place to stay is different. Whatever your tastes, you're sure to find something to tantalize you among these top holiday rentals in Highland:

  • "Cosy Modern Cottage, Glorious Sea And Mountain Views": If you're after someplace in Sleat with 1 bedroom and plenty of charm, this escape is calling your name. Amenities include nearby whale-watching activities and free toiletries.
  • "Luxurious House With Large Enclosed Woodland Garden In Cairngorm National Park": Book a few nights or more at this escape in Nethy Bridge and you'll have access to a fireplace, a stereo and more. It has 5 bedrooms to accommodate your family and friends.

For even more great options, use the search bar at the top of the page to find the perfect Highland holiday rental for you.

What are the best tiny house holiday rentals in Highland?

Small in size but huge in character, tiny houses provide a different but memorable holiday experience. If you've always wanted to stay in one of these trendy little homes, have a look at these tiny house holiday rentals in or near Highland:

  • Secure some time away at "Cabin - +++tiny House With Beautiful Mountain Views" and make the most of amenities such as a garden and free WiFi. This lovely little property is roughly 18 miles to the southeast of Highland.
  • "Lotus Tiny Home With Hot Tub And Panoramic Views" is perfectly placed for outdoor adventure. It comes with conveniences such as mountain views and an ocean view and can be found northwest to the northwest of Highland.

Can I find log cabins to rent in Highland?

We've got an excellent selection of log cabins in Highland. Whether you're on the lookout for a basic log cabin or something more upmarket, these properties are designed to get you up close and personal with nature. Here are two popular options to consider:

  • "Chalet Rus. Luxury Log Cabin With All Your Creature Comforts" in Fort William proves there's no need to rough it to get close to nature. Ditch camping for this cabin's creature comforts, which include a kitchen and a garden.
  • Plonk yourself down at "Cosy Log Cabin With 2 Bedrooms. Open All Year - SC1982". Annnnd relax. This hideaway in Lochaber Geopark is the place to escape from it all. Off-street parking options and a kitchen make it feel even homier.

What are the top-rated holiday rentals for weekend getaways in Highland?

There's nothing quite as exciting as hopping in the car and making your way to someplace new. If you're in the mood to get away and unwind for a couple of days, check out these top weekend getaways in Highland:

  • Experience relaxation and adventure rolled into one at "Eco And Back Friendly Modern House". This comfy retreat in Isle of Skye is an excellent base for exploring attractions such as The Fairy Glen and Giant MacAskill Musuem. If you'd love to do something that'll get the blood pumping, spend your time fishing or hiking and biking.
  • You'll be able to pack so much into your short and sweet stay at "Spacious House With Garden And Outstanding Views In The Scottish Highlands". This property is located in Spean Bridge and is surrounded by exceptional sights like Neptune's Staircase and Lochaber Geopark Visitor Centre. Hiking and biking and mountain biking are some cool experiences that are also on your doorstep.

Can I find studio apartments for rent in Highland?

Studio apartments may be smaller in size, but it's difficult to beat their great locations and modest price tags. Whether you're travelling solo or with a few pals, consider booking one of these welcoming studio apartments in Highland:

  • Nap, eat, chill out ... Do it all from the compact yet well-thought-out single room space at "Cosy Modern Cottage, Glorious Sea And Mountain Views". Located in Sleat, a nearby bay and a washing machine are available here.
  • With the characteristics of home and promising more privacy than a bustling hotel, "Glencoe Highlands Fabulous 4 Star Semi Detached Holiday Cottages" is another top pick. It's located in Lochaber Geopark and features WiFi and a nearby beach.

Can I find short term rentals in Highland?

Yes, so you can forget about bunking down in a soulless hotel or paying to sleep in someone's spare room. Pick one of our short-term rentals in Highland and kick back in your own private escape. Here are a few options to consider:

  • You'll be close to the centre of Isle of Skye if you stay at "Eco And Back Friendly Modern House". Make the most of your whirlwind adventure by visiting the nearby attractions, beginning with Dunvegan Castle and Neist Point Lighthouse.
  • Come for the comforts of "Spacious House With Garden And Outstanding Views In The Scottish Highlands", stay for the intriguing sights around it. This retreat in Spean Bridge puts you near Nevis Range Mountain Experience, Leanachan Forest and other hot spots.

What are the best romantic weekend getaways in Highland?

If you want to surprise your special someone, take them someplace special! Plan a romantic weekend getaway in Highland at one of these hideouts and watch the sparks fly:

  • Unleash your inner Casanova at "Cosy Modern Cottage, Glorious Sea And Mountain Views". This Sleat stay is perfect for romance, offering amenities like a nearby bay and a music library to help set the mood.
  • Alternatively, plan a loved-up weekend escape at "Luxurious House With Large Enclosed Woodland Garden In Cairngorm National Park". Located in Nethy Bridge, it offers skiing facilities, a fireplace and more.

What's the best place to stay if you're looking to rent a house for a weekend in Highland?

If you like the idea of opening your patio doors to stunning ocean vistas, get away to Dores Beach in Inverness. Browse our beachfront holiday rentals here and spend a few relaxed days soaking up the rays and falling asleep to the sound of crashing waves.

What are the best large group holiday rentals in Highland?

When it comes to planning a holiday, the more people the merrier. If you're in search of somewhere with ample space to fit friends or family, one of these large group holiday rentals in Highland could be your ideal escape:

  • "Luxurious House With Large Enclosed Woodland Garden In Cairngorm National Park": With 5 bedrooms, everyone is invited to this popular escape in Nethy Bridge. A fireplace and a garden are just a couple of the amenities available here.
  • "Juniper Hill, Near Loch Achilty On The Nc500": You'll get your squad's seal of approval at this option in Strathpeffer which features a kitchen, a fireplace and more. It has 5 bedrooms that will easily accommodate any large group.

Are there large holiday rentals that sleep 30 or more in Highland?

Whether you want to have that long-overdue reunion or host a celebration like a milestone birthday party, we'll help you find the ideal place for your group. After a little inspiration? Have a look at these large holiday rentals in Highland:

  • "13 Bedroom, 11 Bathroom Lakefront Estate On 10 Privately Gated Acres": With amenities such as a firepit and a swimming pool, this sprawling option in Fort William is a wonderful base to enjoy the company of loved ones. It accommodates up to 42 guests.
  • "Character Cottage With Modern Facilities In The Centre Of Dornoch": Situated in Fazana, this expansive option accommodates up to 99 guests. Amenities including a kitchen and a nearby beach help make this place an excellent pick for larger groups.

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