Remember I mentioned you could stay in a spaceship!? Well, this is it!
This is one of the most unique Airbnbs in all of Scotland, and quite possibly, the UK as a whole!
It’s also VERY popular, so you’ll need to book in advance. Located on a 4-acre site (with only one other Airbnb, which we will talk about next), AirShip 2 is an iconic, insulated aluminum pod designed by Roderick James offering stunning views of the Sound of Mull from dragonfly style.
It’s quirky, cool and it’s got EVERYTHING you need for a fantastic stay.
Including, a cosy wood-burning fire, glass windows for amazing views, a fully equipped kitchen, bathroom, and cosy bedroom!
This super unique Airbnb is small but mighty. Located in Rannoch Moor (one of the Harry Potter film locations in Scotland) in the beautiful highlands of Scotland, this property offers a single-room glass-fronted hut in a silver birch wood on a small hill.
Guests enjoy spectacular views and a lot of charm. There is no noise and no light pollution so offered the perfect spot for romantic stargazing whilst lying in bed.
There is a local tea room offering drinks, snacks, and access to the toilet. When the tearoom is closed, a small fridge and microwave are included in the hut. A kettle, tea/coffee, and snack are provided free of charge.
Breakfast and dinner can be delivered to the hut on request
This is a super-luxurious Airbnb in Scotland. Perfect for two, the Old Mill is a cosy, modern conversion of the 1700s watermill near the Royal Burgh of Lauder in the Scottish Borders.
This boathole is super romantic and relaxes you from your busy daily life. This property includes everything you need for a comfortable stay including a wonderful bath, rainforest shower complete with Meraki spa products.
There’s a cosy wood-burning stove for romantic evenings, a Nespresso machine, and much more. There’s a fully equipped kitchen, outdoor dining area and you’re surrounded by nature.
This beautiful Airbnb in Scotland was designed as a playful cross between a highland hunting lodge and a Zen tea house.
It’s a luxury log cabin complete with a Zen garden of an ancient ruined byre. It offers truly romantic and unique accommodation in beautiful, tranquil surroundings. You’ll be treated with panromantic views of the sea, mountains, forest, and castle.
You’ll also have exclusive use of a large decked area, sauna, wood-fired hot tub, and fire pit. This is truly one of the coziest Airbnb I’ve seen in Scotland and it looks like you’ve been transported to Austria.
Well, it’s totally possible with a stay on the Eilean Sionnach Lighthouse cottage! Check out our full review here.
You’ll have your very own private island, with just the sheep to keep you company.
Oh, and you’ll have a massive lighthouse on the island too. This cottage has everything you need for cosy stay, including a wood-burning fire, a large, fully equipped kitchen (with underfloor heating), 4 bedrooms, so perfect for hosting a family!
There’s also a BBQ for outdoor use and a fire pit. We’ve stayed here ourselves, and it was amazing! A truly charming cottage for rent in Scotland.
Located above the banks of Loch Park, with views of the Cairngorms National Park, this beautiful luxury cabin sleeps two with a cosy bed, shower room, kitchen, and a balcony with amazing views over the loch!
This cabin is off-grid but has USB charging points, external and internal lights and you will still get hot water via a bottled gas boiler.
There’s also a beautiful log-burning stove, and logs are included with your stay!
This is a perfect choice for those who are looking to escape the hustle and bustle of daily life and just reconnect with nature.
If you seek peace and tranquility, then this romantic shepherd’s hut is perfect for you.
This hut is located next to the water, in a perfect location for morning or evening strolls along the waterside.
It also comes with all the comforts you need for a relaxing stay, including, a shower, toilet, small kitchen, fridge, double bed, TV, and a wood-burning stove for those cosy nights. There is even your own private hot tub to enjoy, which will be perfect for relaxing evenings.
You’re also only a 15-minute walk to the nearest train station which gives you direct, fast links to many of Scotland’s best places to visit, including both Glasgow and Edinburgh.
Perfect base for exploring both Edinburgh and Glasgow
How about a stay in a tower? Well, how about a tower that Mary Queen of Sctos once stayed in? Now, that’s a pretty unique Airbnb experience!
If you can’t afford to rent out an entire castle in Scotland, then the next best thing is to rent a room within a castle, in the tower section!
These rooms are in a refurbished historic defensive tower (dating from 1574) providing a mini castle experience.
Enter via a large stone entrance, into an inner paneled entrance hall, and through a private door up a narrow and ancient staircase to your very own room. You’ll have a shower room, a small living area, and of course a secluded upper chamber which reveals the bedroom.
As well as a working stove, stone floors with underfloor heating, and a bookcase full of books.
This is one of the cutest tiny homes I’ve seen in Scotland and it’s bloody beautiful!
Located in the Aberdeenshire coast, this bespoke larch clad bothy takes in a panoramic view over the Ythan estuary.
The floor to ceiling window looking out over the coastal view allows you magnificent views as you sit back and relax in the living area. You’ll also have a kitchen area, fully equipped with everything you need, including a fridge, microwave, and kettle.
In the evenings you can sink into your super king-sized mattress in the mezzanine bunk area that sits above the living area.
Nestled in a private silver birch woodland, perched on a hillside, this beautiful Airbnb in Scotland offers a hand-crafted truly unique wooden roundhouse with a 180 degrees floor to ceiling glass front offering epic views.
This property features a main, cozy living area with a wood-burning stove (with logs included), a fully equipped kitchen with a dining area, and outside you can enjoy a romantic soak in the wood-burning hot tub which sits on a decking area adjoining the house.
There is also an outside deck which houses a table and chairs, perfect for Alfresco dining. This property is powered by solar panels, so an eco-friendly option in Scotland.
Complimentary chilled prosecco will be waiting on arrival
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