For a self catering holiday you’ll never forget, stay in one of our canalside cottages. These former canal worker’s homes have been refurbished to the highest standards, offering a unique holiday experience.

Scotland’s canals weave through some of her most stunning landscapes so you’ll be surrounded by beauty. Whether you’re looking for a family break, a romantic getaway or an idyllic retreat from which to explore, there’s nothing else like it.

Telford House West

2 rooms / Sleeps 6

Built by the famed Scottish engineer Thomas Telford, this historic semi-detached property offers breathtaking views to Ben Nevis and across the glen. It stands proud on Neptune’s Staircase, an impressive flight of eight locks on the Caledonian Canal.

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from £60 per night
3 Nights minimum stay

  • Family friendly for children of all ages
  • Pet friendly, no smoking
  • Ideal for short breaks, long term lets and corporate bookings
  • Car advised, parking available
  • Inverness Airport 118km, Fort William railway station 2km
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Bona Lighthouse Stables

1 rooms / Sleeps 4

Relax amidst the majesty, myths and romance of Loch Ness and the Caledonian Canal from one of the Great Glen’s most iconic buildings, now lovingly restored as a luxurious holiday cottage ahead of its 200th birthday.

 

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3 Nights minimum stay

  • Unique, Historic
  • Picturesque
  • Secluded, Romantic
  • Wedding Venue
  • Pet friendly, no smoking
  • Ideal for short breaks, long term lets
  • Car advised, parking available
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Bona Lighthouse

2 rooms / Sleeps 6

Explore the majesty and myths of Loch Ness and the Caledonian Canal from one of the Great Glen’s most iconic buildings, now lovingly restored as a luxurious holiday cottage ahead of its 200th birthday.

 

 

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3 Nights minimum stay

  • Unique
  • Historic
  • Picturesque
  • Secluded
  • Pet friendly, no smoking
  • Wedding Venue
  • Ideal for short breaks, long term lets
  • Car advised, parking available
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Ardlussa Cottage

1 rooms / Sleeps 2

Our restoration team have transformed yet another heritage property on Scotland’s canal network. Ardlussa Cottage, a former lock keeper’s cottage set on the banks of the Caledonian Canal at Gairlochy. The fantastic location adds to its charm and the luxurious bath in the bedroom makes this cottage ideal for a romantic break or a honeymoon.

 

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3 Nights minimum stay

  • Romantic
  • Honeymoon
  • Secluded
  • Pet friendly, no smoking
  • Ideal for short breaks, long term lets
  • Car advised, parking available

 

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Seaview Cottage

2 rooms / Sleeps 4

Historic Seaview Cottage is a recently renovated former lock keeper’s cottage set on the banks of the Crinan Canal. There’s loads to do in the Argyll area, for visitors of all ages, plus plenty of the glorious natural scenery Scotland is famed for.

 

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from £79 per night
3 Nights minimum stay

  • Family friendly for children of all ages
  • Pet friendly, no smoking
  • Private Garden
  • Car Recommended
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Laggan Bridge Cottage

2 rooms / Sleeps 6

Located 10 miles south of Fort Augustus on the Caledonian Canal, this heritage property was built in the late 18th Century as a canal worker’s cottage. Set beside the Laggan Swing Bridge right on the waterfront, the cottage offers breathtaking views across Loch Oich. Fort William is just 22 miles away.

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from £60 per night
3 Nights minimum stay

  • Family friendly for children of all ages
  • Pet friendly, no smoking
  • Ideal for short breaks, long term lets and corporate bookings
  • Car advised, parking available
  • Inverness Airport 84km, Spean Bridge railway station 23 km
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Dochgarroch Cottage

2 rooms / Sleeps 4

This former lock keeper’s cottage lies in a peaceful spot overlooking Dochgarroch Loch on the Caledonian Canal. Yet it’s just 4 miles south of the Highland capital Inverness, giving you the best of both worlds. Quick access to the A82 makes getting here by road easy.

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from £60 per night
3 Nights minimum stay

  • Family friendly for children of all ages
  • Pet friendly; no smoking
  • Ideal for short breaks, long term lets and corporate bookings
  • Car advised, parking available
  • Inverness Airport 22km, Inverness railway station 7km
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Bannatyne Cottage

2 rooms / Sleeps 4

The Crinan Canal is nicknamed ‘Britain’s most beautiful shortcut’ and if you stay in this idyllic holiday cottage, you’ll soon see why. Located in Crinan, near Lochgilphead, in the heart of Argyll, the cottage makes the perfect base for exploring the Kintyre peninsula.

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from £60 per night
3 Nights minimum stay

  • Family friendly for children of all ages
  • Pet friendly, no smoking
  • Ideal for short breaks, long term lets and corporate bookings
  • Car advised, parking available
  • Glasgow Airport 131km, Oban railway station 56km

 

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Telford House East

2 rooms / Sleeps 6

Built by the famed Scottish engineer Thomas Telford, this historic semi-detached property offers breathtaking views to Ben Nevis and across the glen. It stands proud on Neptune’s Staircase, an impressive flight of eight locks on the Caledonian Canal.

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from £60 per night
3 Nights minimum stay

  • Family friendly for children of all ages
  • Pet friendly, no smoking
  • Ideal for short breaks, long term lets and corporate bookings
  • Car advised, parking available
  • Inverness Airport 118km, Fort William railway station 2km
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Tomnahurich Bridge House

2 rooms / Sleeps 4

Listed as a building of special Architectural or Historic interest, this striking red sandstone property sits alongside the Tomnahurich Swing Bridge and was once home to the bridge keeper. Today it provides luxury self catering accommodation in a peaceful location just 15 minutes’ walk from Inverness city centre.

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from £60 per night
3 Nights minimum stay

  • Family friendly for children of all ages
  • Pet friendly; no smoking
  • Ideal for short breaks and long term lets
  • Car advised, parking available
  • Inverness Airport 16km, Inverness railway station 3km
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Vatersay Cottage

3 rooms / Sleeps 5

Our largest holiday cottage, Vatersay is one of three former canal worker’s residences located at Kytra Lock on the Caledonian Canal, just outside Fort Augustus. The cottage can be rented out on its own or together with its neighbours, providing accommodation for up to 13 guests.

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from £60 per night
3 Nights minimum stay

  • Family friendly for children of all ages
  • Pet friendly; no smoking.
  • Ideal for short breaks, long term lets and corporate bookings
  • Car essential, parking available
  • Inverness Airport 68km   Inverness train station 55km
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