Fionn Lodge - Luxury Self Catering
Fionn Lodge enjoys an enviable location adjacent to the first green
of the world renowned Royal Dornoch Championship golf course
and just over 300 yards from the first tee and Clubhouse.
Dornoch’s historic town centre, with its 13th century cathedral, shops and restaurants, and its beautiful award winning beach are both only a few minutes walk away.
There are five large and sumptuously appointed guest bedrooms offering flexible accommodation for up to 10 guests.
For socialising, there is a traditional sitting room and a contemporary lounge featuring a large screen TV and double bi-fold doors leading to a garden deck with outdoor furniture. In addition, there is a fully enclosed sun lounge with seating and floor to ceiling windows looking on to the golf course; a games room with a pool table; a large open plan kitchen & dining room seating 10; and perhaps the ‘pièce de résistance’, a furnished roof terrace with stunning views over the Championship golf course, beach and Dornoch Firth to the mountains beyond.
Other features include free WiFi throughout the property; USB charging ports in each bedroom; a beautiful designer sunken garden with seating and a barbecue area; a laundry/drying room; a ‘dirty’ drying room; a golf club store and private off-street parking for up to 6 cars.
Smoking is strictly prohibited inside the Lodge but can be enjoyed on the roof terrace and in the garden. Sorry, no pets or children aged under 4.
3 Argyle Place
3 Argyle Place
‘3 Argyle Place’ is a lovely one bedroom apartment located on Dornoch’s historic town square with direct views of the Cathedral, Castle, Courthouse and Jail from the lounge window. All of Dornoch’s shops, restaurants and attractions are a short walk from the front door.
3 Argyle Place offers an open plan kitchen and lounge, a bedroom with a king sized double bed, and a shower room with WC. There is a television with Freeview, free wifi and private off-street parking for one car. Other facilities include a washing machine/tumble dryer, microwave, Nespresso coffee machine, iron, ironing board and hairdryer.
3 Argyle Place is available for a single guest or couples to rent all year, subject to a minimum two night stay.
Dornoch Mews - Stylish modern townhouse
Dornoch Square East
Dornoch Mews is a stylish modern town house (fully refurbished in 2019) offering comfortable and convenient accommodation in the centre of Dornoch. The beach and golf course are within a few minutes walk, as are all the amenities of this charming Highland town. These include shops, restaurants, bars, coffee shops, cafes, historical places of interest and even a gin distillery!
The entire second floor is given over to a light and spacious open-plan living area with a kitchen at one end, dining area in the middle, and seating at the far end. This makes for a stylish and comfortable living and entertaining space, with a range of lighting to suit any time of day or night. The kitchen (new 2019) is fully equipped with a full-size oven, ceramic hob, microwave, large fridge freezer, dishwasher and large collection of kitchen equipment and utensils.
The house has three double bedrooms, including an en-suite master bedroom which can be made as a super king or twin bedroom as required. There are three bathrooms and the house is centrally heated and extremely well equipped (e.g. Wi-fi, washing machine, dish washer, etc, etc). All linen and towels are provided. There is private parking for one car (with plenty of free public parking close by) and a spacious ground floor utility room for storing golf bags, fishing rods and other outdoor equipment.
Tel: 01862 810851
Situated just 100 yards from the world famous Royal Dornoch's 1st tee and just minutes walk from the shops, bars, restaurants and our award winning beach.
Sleeps 6, single or twin. The three bedroom, two bathroom Cottage, sits directly on the edge of the 18th tee/green of RDGC's Struie course & just 100yrds from the Club House. The house comprises of a sunny Sitting Room looking down the 16th & 17th Fairways, comfortable seating & a 42" flat screen TV with Sky (Full Sports package). Large fully equipped fitted kitchen with seating for 6-8 people, there is also a seperate utility room with washing machine & Tumble Dryer.
3 Large bedrooms with 6' Super King beds or two 3' Twins Each room has 22" TV with DVD player.
Ground floor has a shower room. While on the first floor there is a large bathroom with Spa Bath and walk in separate shower. The house also boasts a drying room & a bag store and a large sunny Garden looking over the golf course.
East End Cottage
This charming house is situated in the conservation area of Dornoch. It is a five minute walk from the first tee of the world renowned Royal Dornoch Championship golf course and miles of golden beaches. Its central location allows easy access to shops, bars and restaurants.
The house has been completely refurbished in 2020 to a high standard, maintaining its traditional features whilst adding modern facilities and comfort. 2 bedrooms, king bed and zip and link twin/ king. Spacious tastefully decorated lounge, smart TV, includes a sofa bed. Luxurious kitchen/ dining area with electric AGA. Bathroom and separate WC shower room. Utility room with washing machine, tumble drier, electric cooker and golf storage space. Small garden/ patio area with furniture and BBQ. The house is centrally heated by electric storage heaters. There is fast WiFi and free on street parking.
Located in the centre of Dornoch, Carnegie Cottage is a traditional sandstone dwelling that has been renovated to the highest of standards. Our front door is less than 5 minutes walk from the famous Royal Dornoch Golf Club.
The cottage sleeps up to 6 people in accommodation comprising of a king size master bedroom with en-suite shower room, a twin room and cosy double bedroom. The tastefully decorated living room has a wood burning stove and smart TV. There is a well-equipped kitchen to the rear of the property with a range style cooker, a WC at the back door and a dining room seating up to 8 people.
Outdoors there is a large garden with patio seating area, access to owner's shed for golf bag storage and free on street parking available to the front of the cottage.
Oran Mor sleeps four in two enormous suites, one on each floor. With super-king size beds and with stunning views over the gardens and sea, the upstairs suite can also be made into a twin room. A large open plan kitchen, dining room and living room fill the double height ground floor. A separate laundry, drying area and downstairs loo means beach towels, golf equipment or hiking clothes can soon be cleaned, dried and out of the way. Upstairs an additional TV room and seating area allows everyone plenty of space. With a large fully enclosed garden Oran Mor welcomes your furry friends.
flat 2 old stableyard
Reached from historic St Gilbert Street, via Old Stableyard and its own entrance on the first floor, this lovely period property has been brought right up to date. Two large and airy bedrooms, one superking and one king, with two large bathrooms and walk- in showers. The attic suite also has a bath and dressing area. The property has a lovely cosy living area with wood burning stove, an open plan kitchen and snug dining area.
flat 3 old stableyard
Reached from historic St Gilbert Street, via Old Stableyard and its own stairs and entrance to the first floor this is a delightful and unexpectedly large single storey apartment. With three large bedrooms, one super-king, one king, and one super-king suite with a sitting area, dressing room and walk-in shower room. An additional family bathroom with a star gazing tub makes this flat easy to use with plenty of space for everyone. The huge open plan kitchen, dining and living room run the entire length of the apartment making it perfect for families and larger groups.
Situated on the fringe of the Dornoch conservation area, the cottage is a traditional sandstone blacksmiths built in 1868 that has been renovated to a high standard of insulation and finish. As both the owners are artists, the walls are hung with paintings and prints. The pitch pine ceiling, cedar doors and mixture of period furniture are all part of the attention to detail that make this an attractive place to stay. It is just a few minutes walk away from the Golf Club, restaurants, pubs, hotels, coffee shops, museum and the Cathedral. Ideal for one or two people with all linen and heating included.
Tel: 01330 822613
West Dune is a comfortable, fully equipped self contained apartment occupying an enviable location just a short walk from the Golf Club . Accommodation : Two double/twin bedrooms , two shower rooms , large open-plan lounge/dining kitchen, utility room; small private garden; amply off-street parking .
Tel: 01727 840805
East Dune is a Scottish Tourist Board 4 star accredited self catering property located in Golf Road just a short walk from RDGC.
It is situated on the first floor and sleeps up to 4 people with 2 bedrooms. Fully furnished with SKY TV and Wifi it is the ideal base in Dornoch with ample car parking.
Burnside is an immaculately refurbished self-catering stone villa: offering easy access to the very best of Scotland. Located in the thriving town of Dornoch, long established as a destination for visitors from around the world, the house is an ideal base for individuals, groups and families to explore the Highlands. Decorated to a high-specification, with a contemporary Scottish style throughout, it can be rented as a five-bedroom accommodation, or as separate two and three-bedroom units.
Centrally located, yet entirely surrounded by mature gardens with off-road parking accessed by a traditional stone bridge over a burn, the world-renowned Royal Dornoch Championship, ranked 6th in the world, and the Struie Golf Course are both only a short walk away. Other nearby attractions include miles of stunning beaches; breath-taking scenery; lots of indigenous wildlife; internationally-renowned distilleries and outstanding historical sites such as Dornoch Cathedral: founded in the 1200s.
Dornoch Square Mews
2 Dornoch Square East
This well-appointed and fully-equipped contemporary accommodation provides an excellent holiday home for up to four people. It is situated just off the main Square in Dornoch and only three minutes from Royal Dornoch Golf Club
Castle View Place
Tel - 07920499359
This spacious two bedroom self-catering accommodation apartment overlooks the main square in the centre of Dornoch. The holiday apartment is finished to a high standard. The Kitchen on the upper floor is open plan with the living room and is fully fitted with all appliances including electric hob cooker, dishwasher, fridge/freezer and microwave. The kitchen also has a washer/dryer, electric kettle and toaster, pots and pans including all cooking utensils, cutlery and glasses. The main bathroom on the first floor has a modern contemporary finish with a luxurious spa bath which doubles as a second shower. The floor is tiled with underfloor heating and a shaver socket. Both bedrooms are on the first floor. The en suite bedroom is a double and can be converted to twin if required. The shower benefits from a high-pressure water system throughout the apartment. The second bedroom is a twin room with a DVD player. The beds can be converted to a double if preferred. The golf course and beach are a five-minute walk with pubs and restaurants also all within five minutes walking distance. The tariff is inclusive of all bedding towels and electricity.
7 Argyle Place
Tel: 01667 451564
The Townhouse is a perfect location for a holiday in the Highlands. Spread over three floors with all modern facilities including underfloor heating, three bedrooms (sleeping 5 people), two with en-suites, family bathroom, fully equipped kitchen and a games room with pool table, darts and arcade machine. Off street parking and Wifi are also available.
1 Gilchrist Square
This newly refurbished Cottage has a beautiful hand made bespoke kitchen, with fridgefreezer, dishwasher, Microwave, etc. with a large table to seat 4 to 6 .The sitting room is snug and comfortable with a multi fuel burner which is ideal for a cosy evening in with a relaxing drink, put your feet up and watch BT vision and Sky sports on the TV. The Cottage has 2 good sized bedrooms on the first floor, each with their own en-suites (beds can be twins or king size) and a spacious landing area.The small neat sunny walled garden with its picnic bench is a nice place to start or end your day. It’s very private and very peaceful.Sleeps 4
3 St Gilbert Street
3 St Gilbert Street
Tel:07974 329 657
Donald Ross, the famous golf architect was born in this very attractive stone cottage which lies in the heart of the Dornoch conservation area. Fully equipped it sleeps 4 and is perfectly situated for golf, fishing, walking, sandy beaches and restaurants. The cottage has 2 bedrooms and bathroom/shower upstairs and sitting room, dining room, cloakroom and kitchen downstairs. It is very well maintained and improved whilst retaining all the original features. Electricity, Wi-Fi, cleaning and laundry is included in the rental price.
8 Gilchrist Square
2 Bedroom 2 Bathroom
A traditional stone built cottage tucked away in one of the oldest parts of Dornoch but still totally central to all amenities.
The House has 2 good sized bedrooms on the first floor, 1 double & 1 Twin, each with their own bathroom. (1 en-suite, 1 directly outside room) The ground floor entrance hall gives access to: kitchen dining room and sitting room The small neat sunny walled garden with its picnic bench is a nice place to start or end your day. It’s very private and very peaceful.
20 Elizabeth Court
An extremely comfortable well appointed 1 bedroom apartment in the Elizabeth Crescent area of Dornoch. Situated on the first floor of this 4 house complex and has off street parking and storage for golf clubs etc The apartment has everything you will need for comfort during your stay. One bedroom with Zip and link beds that can be a kingsize or twin and a large shower room. The apartment has Sky Sports TV and Free Wi Fi The kitchen is fully equipped with cooker, fridge freezer and washing machine. Sleeps 2.
38 Elizabeth Crescent
This beautifully modernised house called ‘THE THIRD’ takes full advantage of the stunning views across the Royal Dornoch Golf course and to the sea beyond. Just imagine, strolling out through the patio doors on to the large decking with canopy overhead, first fresh coffee of the day in hand, watching the 'early bird' golfers taking their second shot to the 3rd green. Heaven. In the evening you have a choice of where to sit and there can be nothing better than in the upstairs lounge with its panoramic views and sliding doors onto the overhang balcony with a fine whisky in hand. The owner has an extensive collection of whisky’s available from the honesty bar. Sleeps 8 and has 4 bedrooms and 4 bathrooms
2 Rosebery Avenue
Luxury accommodation in a traditional Scottish Cottage only 6 minutes walk from Royal Dornoch Clubhouse and beach. Two Bedrooms each with a kingsize bed and a single bed. Paved parking area and large garden. For more details, prices and availability please look at our website.
Tel: 01862 810140
A spacious and comfortable house built to the highest specifications in 2012.
Sleeps up to 8
Located in the heart of Dornoch – restaurants, hotels and shops are close to hand with the beautiful beach and Royal Dornoch Golf course just a short walk away. The self-catering accommodation is on two floors with two bedrooms on the ground floor and two bedrooms upstairs. There are two bathrooms and one shower room. Wheel chair friendly. The garden and drive way are fenced with secure parking for two cars. Outside the large private garden has a seating area, BBQ and shed store for bikes, buggies, clubs etc.
Highfield House is a very spacious, luxury self catering house in the beautiful Royal borough town of Dornoch. Comfortable accommodation that can sleep 8 people in 4 en-suite double bedrooms, 3 can be twin bedded. The house has a large sitting room with wood burning stove, a newly fitted luxury kitchen with dining table which leads into the sun room and a laundry room with washer and drier. There is a separate dining room and a galleried landing with sea views. Guests can relax in the garden which has a summer house and outdoor seating. The house is a five minutes walk to lovely shops, pubs and restaurants and a short drive from Glenmorangie Distillery and Dunrobin Castle. There is wifi, Sky TV and and a computer for guests use.
The Old Bank House
Town centre location close to bars, restaurants, cafes and shops and a 10 minute stroll to the golf course and beach.
This is a one bedroom very spacious area with large superking/twin bed, en-suite family bathroom with spa bath and walk in luxury shower. The lounge seats 10, separate kitchen/dining area fully equipped with range cooker and dishwasher, small utility room with American style fridge/freezer with ice maker, washing machine and tumble drier.
6 Argyle Street
This traditional yet modern house is situated only 100m from the Royal Dornoch championship golf course and 200m from the Square; which is the heart of Dornoch with its shops, bars and restaurants. The house has a good sized lounge joining the kitchen / diner featuring an oak and granite kitchen. The downstairs bedroom and large shower room is suitable for people who find stairs a challenge, and there are easy ramps on the outside doors. The utility room has a washing machine and tumble dryer, with plenty of space for walking boots, fishing gear or golf clubs and the door leads directly out towards the golf course. Upstairs there are two twin bedrooms and a bathroom.
Bird’s Eye View
10 Argyle Place
Tel: 01349 800153
Bird’s Eye View is a well-appointed, fully refurbished 2-bedroom apartment with views overlooking the main square in Dornoch. A blend of traditional Highland in a modern, loft-style apartment with touches of Harris Tweed furnishings, it provides a comfortable and homely setting for up to four people. Accommodation comprises a double en suite bedroom, plus a twin bedroom with separate bathroom on the first floor. The second floor is open plan, with fully fitted kitchen, dining area and lounge with TV, DVD player and free WiFi. Perfectly situated within just a few minutes’ walk of the Royal Dornoch Golf Club, the beach, restaurants and shops.
1 Dornoch Square East
Lovely one bedroom apartment situated just off Dornoch Square behind The Dornoch Inn. It comprises an open plan lounge/ kitchen/ dining area with BT tv and WIFI. There is one shower room and one bedroom which can either be twin or double . There is an allocated parking space directly at the front door The Flat is very convenient for all shops, restaurants, pubs etc and is only a few minutes walk from the Royal Dornoch Golf Course. All details of availability and price on airbnb for 1 Dornoch Square East.
Tel:- 07976 219151
With stunning outlook towards Dornoch Cathedral and the Dornoch Firth, Spire View is a newly constructed eco house finished to the highest standard of comfort and modern living situated in a quiet secluded area one mile outside Dornoch. The cottage sleeps 6. Each of the 3 large bedrooms have Super King beds, which if required can be split
into 2 Single beds. Ground floor shower room with twin wash hand basins and WC. First floor large bathroom with bath and separate walk in shower, twin wash hand basins and WC. Large and airy open plan downstairs lounge/ dining and kitchen area, comprising comfortable seating, wood burning stove, Wi-Fi, 50″ flat screen TV with Sky and a sound system. Fully equipped kitchen (inc. dishwasher) with seating for 6-8 people. Separate utility room with washer dryer. Large ground floor patio deck. Spacious parking.
Why not complete your unforgettable golfing experience by staying at our luxurious Georgian mansion, once belonging to scions of the clan Gordon.
The magnificent Embo House has stunning views over the Dornoch firth, with private access to the beach close by the 8th Green. This Grade A listed historic property sits in eight acres of grounds (including practice pitching area).
After your round, relax at our whisky bar, catching up with the day's sports from sky TV. Or take refreshments in the opulent cedar-lined library. Whilst the property is comfortably equipped for self-catering, we can also arrange for a local chef to cook breakfast, or even a celebratory dinner in our elegant dining room.
8 double/twin bedrooms, all with private bathroom.
A spacious detached house in an elevated position and enjoying panoramic views across Loch Fleet (National Nature Reserve) to Ben Bhraggie and the hills beyond. Royal Dornoch golf course is just 3 miles. Sea, loch and river fishing are available. The surrounding area is renowned for its beautiful sandy beaches and is also ideal for mountain-biking, with numerous designated paths. Hill-walking, riding, tennis and surfing in the area. Many places of interest, including Dunrobin Castle and the Falls of Shin. Large living room, dining room and study. Well-equipped kitchen and utility room. First floor: Double bedroom, with en-suite shower room. Two twin bedrooms. Single bedroom. Bathroom. Sleeps 7.
This pretty detached self catering wood lodge accommodation is set in attractive grounds approximately a mile from the renowned Royal burgh of Dornoch in the Highlands of Scotland. A scenic walk across the world-famous championship golf course takes you to the centre of this beautiful seaside town, with its centerpiece; the stunning Dornoch Cathedral. Accommodation comprises two double bedrooms, large living room/ kitchen with dining area. Wood burning stove, flat screen TV, decked outdoor seating area
3 High Street
3 High Street, "Southlins" - extremely comfortable and well-appointed house overlooking the cathedral in town centre. Oil C.H, Aga, Wi-Fi, Sky TV, walled garden. Sleeps 7
Sutherland Road Dornoch
4 Bedrooms - Sleeps 8
Wester Whinhill is a comfortable, modern, family home with a separate leisure room (with heated swimming pool and sauna) and stunning views over the picturesque Dornoch Firth. It is situated a mile from the town centre next to the Dornoch Lochans Golf Range.
1 Bridge Street
Golf Cottage is a beautifully renovated traditional stone cottage set on the Square in Dornoch. It is central for shops, restaurants, bars and just a few minutes’ walk to the World renowned Royal Dornoch Golf Course (ranked 5th in the World). This quaint cottage sleeps 5, one master bed room (with en suite) a twin room, a single room and a
spacious shower room. From the open and airy kitchen you can sit outside and relax after a hard days golf.
Six Superior Bedrooms all with en-suite facilities. This beautiful stone built, 19th century house is in the centre of Dornoch, within the confines of the conservation area and adjacent to the famous Dornoch Cathedral. The house has been restored to its original glory, with pleasing features and all the convenience of modern technology. All the
living space is on the ground floor and all sleeping accommodation on the following 2 floors. The sitting room, with its glass wall, opens up directly onto the spacious and mature garden. You walk straight out onto decking, with dining and BBQ facilities, subtle lighting will tempt you outside for that last night cap. From here you can step down to well kept lawns and flower borders, sit under the old apple tree and pass the time of day with friends or relax in a lounger and read a book
Tel 001 401 439 6377
Gleann Gollaidh is a listed Scottish property within walking distance of Royal Dornoch. This recently refurbished self-catering accommodation comprises a sitting room with electric fire, dining room, dine-in kitchen, two full bathrooms, one twin bedroom and one king bedroom. There is a small garden off of the kitchen.
Dornoch Town & Country Lettings
Tel: 01862 810851
Click on our website to find your ideal Dornoch self-catering holiday accommodation. The convenience of town or the relaxation of the country side, choose from 1 bedroom to 4 bedroom quality 5 * properties. Inclusive of Wi Fi. Have a look through our portfolio of properties on our website http://www.dornochtownandcountrylettings.co.uk/properties.php
Gael Holiday Homes
Tel: 01349 800153
Please go to our website for a comprehensive listing of self catering accommodation in and around Dornoch.North Coast Retreat
North Coast Retreat
Sleeps: 4 Guests
Summary: The North Coast Retreat is a spacious 2-bedroom caravan situated 5-minutes for the historical town of Dornoch in the Pitgrudy Caravan Park. The caravan is perfectly located for those wanting to explore more of what the Highlands of Scotland has to offer. The North Coast Retreat is situated on the NC500 route.
Offers: Parking, Decking/ Patio, 2-Bedrooms
No8 Argyle Place
Sleeps: 4 Guests
Summary: In the heart of Dornoch’s conservation area, with spectacular view over the 13th century cathedral and historic buildings, to the Dornoch Firth and Sutherland Hills beyond. The town is right on your doorstep and has many good restaurants, pubs and shops. Walk to the first tee of the Royal Dornoch Golf Club in 5 minutes, and the beautiful, award-winning, sandy beach in 10.
Offers: Free Wi-Fi, Parking, Town Centre, Amenities within 1 mile, 2-Bedroom
53 Pitgrudy Holiday Park
Sleeps: 4 Guests
Summary: 53 Pitgrudy is a static caravan located in the well-appointed Pitgrudy Caravan Park on the outskirts of Dornoch. This premium quality Abi static caravan was built in 2018. With great access to the NC500 route, this caravan is situated in a great location for those looking for a peaceful stay within easy reach of Dornoch and Embo beach.
Offers: Parking, WiFi, Decking/ Patio, 2-Bedroom
Flat 2, Old Stable Yard
Sleeps: 4 Guests
Summary: Flat 2, Old Stable Yard is a newly renovated flat in Dornoch offering luxury accommodation in the Heart of the Highlands. The flat benefits from being situated in the centre of the town and has great access to routes North and South of the town. Within a short walk of the Royal Dornoch golf club & Dornoch beach.
Offers: Free Wi-Fi, Town Centre, Amenities within 1 mile, 2-Bedrooms
Sleeps: 4 Guests
Summary: Oran Mor is a newly built holiday home (2017) offering guests the best of quality in a country location not far from Dornoch. Every room of this 2-bedroom house offers spectacular uninterrupted views of Loch Fleet and the countryside and hills beyond of Sutherland.
Offers: Free Wi-Fi, Garden, Sea View, Dog-Friendly, 2-Bedrooms
Sleeps: 6 Guests
Summary: Modern, comfortable and well-equipped holiday house newly refurbished in 2018. Located just off the main square in Dornoch, not more than a 5-minute walk to the beach, Royal Dornoch golf course and the town centre. The holiday home has a good size front and back garden with free parking directly outside the house. The holiday house has a private entrance, guests have use of the entire property and all rooms are on the ground floor. Family and dog-friendly. Not overlooked with a fenced back garden ideal for children and dogs. The property has all rooms on the ground floor with a private entrance.
Offers: Free Wi-Fi, Amenities within 1 mile, Garden, Town Centre
Sleeps: 8 Guests
Summary: For those looking for a rural self-catering experience in the Highlands but not too far away from amenities, Fernabeg is the place for you. Located in Edderton and only 9 miles away from Dornoch, Fernabeg has the rural feel while not being far away from shops, café and pubs. Edderton is a small hamlet not far from the Dornoch Bridge. A short (7 minute) drive to Tain where you will find small local shops as well as supermarkets, restaurants, pubs and a bank. Crossing the Dornoch Bridge and 9 miles further on, the historic town of Dornoch has a variety of shops, restaurants, cafés and shops and of the course the infamous Cathedral. Both Dornoch and nearby Embo have fantastic unspoilt beaches.
Offers: Garden, Free Wi-Fi, 4-Bedrooms, Rural, Parking
Sleeps: 4 Guests
Summary: Pitgrudy No5 is a modern static caravan and is located just 1-mile form Dornoch, sleeping up to 4 guests in the beautiful county of Dornoch and Sutherland. Family & Dog friendly. The caravan is a great base camp for exploring more of what the Highlands of Scotland has to offer. Located in Pitgrudy Caravan Site, the caravan is a short drive from Dornoch and is within walking distance too. Embo is 4 miles from the site while Inverness is 40 miles. The site is on the NC500 route which give guests an excellent stop over and basecamp to explore more of the Dornoch area.
Offers: Parking, Decking/ Patio, Dog-Friendly, 2-Bedroom
1 Mackay Road
Sleeps: 6 Guests
Summary: Modern and spacious newly built 3-bedroom holiday home for self-catering rental in Dornoch. Fenced back garden with summer house. Family and dog friendly.
Offers: Free Wi-Fi, Garden, Parking, Dog-Friendly, Amenities within 1 mile
Dun Brae Cottage
Sleeps: 4 Guests
Summary: Dun Brae Cottage in Dornoch in the region of Sutherland sleeps up to 4 guests and is close to the town centre and a short walk from Royal Dornoch Golf Club. Dun Brae Cottage is an ideal base for a relaxing break in the Highlands with ANTA tartan rooms, a cosy fireplace, Scottish artwork on the walls and all the comforts of a home-from-home.
Offers: Free Wi-Fi, Parking, Town Centre, Amenities within 1 mile, 2 Bedroom
Sleeps: 4 Guests
Summary: Recently refurbished (2020) 2-bedroom Self-catering apartment located beside Dornoch main square and Dornoch Cathedral. This central apartment benefits from easy access to Royal Dornoch Golf Club, the beach and the NC500 route.
Offers: Free Wi-Fi, Town Centre, Amenities within 1 mile, 2 Bedroom
Sleeps: 4 Guests
Summary: Achnacarry self-catering holiday cottage in Lonemore near to Dornoch. Sleeping up to 4 guests, great views across the Dornoch Firth. Its tranquil location, beautiful scenery and mild climate have attracted visitors for decades. Some come to test their golfing skills on Royal Dornoch's world-famous championship course, or to walk and view wildlife in the National Nature Reserve at the nearby Loch Fleet. Whatever you plan for your holiday, this property is the perfect basecamp.
Offers: Free Wi-Fi, Parking, Sea View, Rural, Parking, 2 Bedroom
Sleeps: 5 Guests
Summary: Spacious 3-bedroom self-catering holiday home in Lonemore near Dornoch with spectacular, uninterrupted views toward the everchanging Dornoch Firth. This 3-bedroom detached house has a large garden. Off-street ample parking, Wi-Fi included and dog friendly. Great family holiday home with easy access to the north Highland routes.
Offers: Free Wi-Fi, Garden, Sea View, Rural, Parking, 3 Bedrooms, Games Room
18 The Meadows
Sleeps: 6 guests
Summary: Detached 3-bedroom holiday home in quiet cul-de-sac 500 metres from the centre of Dornoch in the Highlands of Scotland. The property is within a few minutes’ walk from the town centre and offers guests a great family holiday home with easy access to the North Highland routes.
Offers: Free Wi-Fi, Town Centre, Parking, Amenities within 1 mile, 3 Bedrooms
Flat 3, Old Stable Yard
Sleeps: 6 Guests
Summary: Flat 3, Old Stable Yard offers guests a luxury and premium stay in the heart of the Scottish Highlands. Flat 3 was renovated early 2020 and provides guests a perfect basecamp to explore the further reaches of the Highlands. The apartment is situated just off the main street of Dornoch offering guests plenty of amenities within a stone’s throw of the property. Flat 3 is within a short walk of the Royal Dornoch golf club & Dornoch beach.
Offers: Free Wi-Fi, Town Centre, Amenities within 1 mile, 3 Bedroom
Sleeps: 6 Guests
Summary: 3-bedroom detached holiday home with spectacular views of the everchanging Dornoch Firth and stunning surrounding area. The property is within a 20-minute walk or 3-minute drive from Dornoch town centre. Lower Whinhill benefits from having off-street parking, free Wi-Fi and is dog friendly. Great family holiday home with easy access to the north Highland routes.
Offers: Free Wi-Fi, Garden, Sea View, Parking, 3 Bedrooms
Sleeps – 4
Summary – Strathy is a 2-bedroom holiday home situated within walking distance of the centre of Dornoch in the Scottish Highlands. This single-storey holiday home offers guests an ideal basecamp to explore more of what Dornoch has to offer.
Offers – Free Wi-Fi, Garden/ Patio, Amenities within 1-mile
Cottages & Castles
Cottages & Castles have a fantastic collection of holiday cottages, log cabins and lodges on this beautiful stretch of the Scottish coastline. Pick out the perfect family escape, romantic cottage for two or large lodge for a big group get-together and leave your guests in awe with this breath-taking location. Established in 1983, Cottages & Castles pride themselves on offering excellent customer service and a high-quality collection of cottages.
18 Elizabeth Gardens
Wee Manly is a family owned holiday home available for holiday lets. This well-appointed and fully-equipped family accommodation provides an excellent holiday home for up to five people. It is situated in Elizabeth Gardens, Dornoch and is only a short walk from Royal Dornoch Golf Club. Accommodation comprises sitting room, kitchen with dining area and a storeroom downstairs. Upstairs is a double room (king size bed), twin room and a single room with family bathroom. Small garden both front and back. Pets by arrangement.
2 Mackay Road
Tel 01862 811311
This Interior Designer’s own holiday home is close to the centre of the town and around 10 minutes walk from the golf club.
The house was completed in 2015 and is exceptionally warm and comfortable. The owners, both members of RDGC, believe that a holiday home should be as well kitted out as one’s main home, and being keen cooks they have set up the kitchen for plenty of cooking and entertaining. The house has a smart TV with Sky+ and a good selection of books, games, cards and jigsaws to while away the time when not on the course. The enclosed garden is mainly laid to lawn and the west facing terrace is equipped with barbecue and table and chairs, from which guests can enjoy the sun late into summer evenings. There is a large shed for the storage of golf bags, bicycles etc.
Three double bedrooms. Dog friendly.
Tel: 01862 811121 or 07435 965804
Balloan Cottage awaits the savvy traveller looking for luxury accommodation only. Almost identical to the House but set into its own grounds with off street private car parking and manicured gardens. All rooms are full spec and includes the use of a private lounge for guests only. All rooms in Balloan Cottage have been designed with the traveler in mind. Luxury Super King Beds and Marshmallow pillows combined with luxury furnishings. Each room has a Laptop safe, iron and ironing board, digital clock with docking station, mini fridge, free wifi, built-in wardrobes, walk-in showers, a small condiment tray with kettle and a supply of tea and coffee, a writing desk and beautiful garden views.
Tel: 01862 811121 or 07435 96580
Balloan House is accommodation only and is ideal for the traveller seeking large rooms with luxury finishings. No effort has been spared to bring you a relaxing quiet atmosphere, with a settled ambience. After walking over the original Victorian floor tiles in the Vestibule you are greeted by the Murray Atholl carpet, a signature feature of the house. A grand staircase and feature window awaits the visitor before leading to the luxury Suites. The house itself is set in its own grounds with lovely woodlands along with its own private off street car park.
Pitgrudy Holiday Park
Pitgrudy Holiday Park is a 4 star park that will provide you with luxurious holiday chalets to rent. We have recently re-opened and all holiday homes are brand new with superior quality furnishings and finishes. We are situated in an amazingly tranquil position wih breathtaking views over the dornoch firth and unspoilt countryside. It is the
perfect location to relax and unwind in.
Foxy's Den Dornoch
Foxy's Den Dornoch is a bespoke luxury glamping pod situated in the centre of Dornoch and just a short walk to the golf club, beach or town centre. The pod sleeps 2 people in either a twin of king size bed option. Self contained with toilet/shower and kitchenette with hob & fridge freezer. Outdoor seating area with Chiminea/BBQ. Wi-Fi and off-street parking. (Sorry No pets)
8 Macleod Terrace
Large, comfortable self-catering property in peaceful location in Embo, Dornoch. Sleeps 6+ in three bedrooms, two lounges, kitchen, dining room, bathroom, and shower room. Garden front and rear with parking. Well behaved dogs welcome. Stones throw from beach and 3km from golf course.
The Coul Hoose
10 Terrace Street
‘The Coul Hoose’ is an attractive two bedroom semi-detached cottage located in the small village of Embo, just 3 miles northeast of Dornoch. The cottage was refurbished and awarded a 4-star rating by Visit Scotland in 2016 and includes all you need for an enjoyable and relaxing break in the Highlands. Pets by arrangement.
0131 476 6500
Cuthill House is a beautiful property just outside Dornoch sleeping 9 guests and enjoying lovely far reaching views over the surrounding countryside to the sea. The house has been tastefully renovated and beautifully decorated throughout.
Dornoch is renowned for its glorious sandy beaches and alongside golf at Royal Dornoch, the area offers a variety of other sporting opportunities, including salmon and trout fishing, and several famous whisky distilleries including Glenmorangie and Dalmore.
Situated just a short distance from Dornoch this spacious house has much to offer its guests, using an eclectic mix of traditional and modern furnishings, it is well equipped and extremely comfortable.
WiFi, open fires, Sky, 2 smart TVs.
There are 5 bedrooms comprising of:
2 doubles with en-suite bathrooms
1 double and 1 single bedroom with a shared bathroom
1 twin (zip and link bed) with en-suite and small sitting area.
Grannie's Heilan' Hame Holiday Park
Tel:0844 335 3450
At Grannie’s Heilan’ Hame Holiday Park, less than 5 miles from Royal Dornoch Golf Club, there’s so much on offer. Just a few steps from the park are the legendary white sands of Embo beach and miles of unspoilt coast and countryside. Add to this an indoor pool with spa bath, sports courts, great bar and restaurant plus evening
entertainment and you’ll have a holiday to remember.
This luxurious converted Highland school is the perfect setting for individuals, couples, families or groups of up to eight people who want to get away from it all in comfort and style. The Schoolhouse has four bedrooms (two ensuite) and an additional family bathroom, a large kitchen, a play/television room and a magnificent old schoolroom - now a spacious dining and drawing room. Outside there is plenty of parking, an enclosed child-friendly garden and seasonal fruit for picking. Rogart is 15 miles from Royal Dornoch and is perfectly located for a number of other golf courses.
Royal Golf Apartments
Spoil yourself by booking one of our luxury Apartments.
Overlooking the North Highland Coastline and next door to
the first tee of the Royal Dornoch Golf Course, these open-plan,
self-catering holiday apartments provide a relaxing, private
place to stay.
Featuring two large bedrooms (one en-suite), a modern kitchen and a lounge fully equipped with all the luxuries you would expect
from these superior apartments. Each Apartment has been designed to ensure the highest standards offering comfort in luxurious surroundings, beautifully decorated with oak finishing’s and marble bathrooms.
The location is ideal for golfers; the world renowned Royal Dornoch
Golf Course which is ranked 2 in the world is situated metres from your door and just a stone's throw away is the Royal Golf Hotel, which manages the Royal Golf Apartments. Guests can enjoy the full services of the Hotel, including room service whilst having the privacy of their own accommodation.
• Linen & towels provided
• Flat screen TVs
• Free Parking
• Welcome Packs available
Luxury open plan, bright, spacious and beautifully appointed apartments with oak furnishings and marble bathrooms, each apartment has 2 large en suite bedrooms suitable for twins or doubles. Fully fitted kitchen, lounge/dining room, utility room and private parking. All are fitted with flat screen TV's.
Their position provides a high degree of privacy and allows visitors to take advantage of the stunning coastal outlook, with many apartments enjoying open views of the North Sea, the Dornoch Firth and the glorious beaches.
As a resident of the villas or apartments you get full use of the Royal Marine Hotel’s Bar and Restaurants
Links View Apartments
Approached from a private entrance, via landscaped gardens, the villas overlook the entire length of Brora golf course, with the beach, mountains and sea beyond. Each villa contains two bedrooms, two bath/shower rooms, large lounge/dining room with patio windows, fully-fitted kitchen, storage, utility area and private parking.
As a resident of the villas or apartments you get full use of the Royal Marine Hotel’s Bar and Restaurants.
There are also miles of unspoiled beaches and some fabulous scenery whether you choose to walk, drive or hire a bike for the day.
The Mill at Fearn Farm
The Mill at Fearn Farm is situated just outside the village of Hill of Fearn on a working farm, just 2 minutes off of the A9.
Located 45 minutes north of Inverness, 1 hour from Inverness Airport, 5 minutes from the Royal Burgh of Tain and 15 minutes from the Royal Burgh of Dornoch.
The Mill is a beautiful, new, flexible self-catering house sleeping 14, it can be split in to two units, the Mill End sleeping 10 and the Wee end, sleeps 4.
The Mill end has a lovely semi-open plan living, dining and kitchen area, there is access to an outside eating area and private patio through huge sliding doors. There is also a wood-burning stove and a massive dining table for socialising around. On the ground floor, there is a w/c room with a washing machine/tumble drier. A large bedroom with en-suite is also situated on the ground floor. There is plenty of coat hanging space and cubbyholes for shoes situated under the staircase. On the first floor, there are 4 bedrooms with either twin beds that can also be arranged as super king beds depending on your requirements. All the bedrooms are large and have en-suites with views of the surrounding farm.
The Wee end is accessed through double doors off the living area of the Mill and there is an open plan kitchen and living area with a full-height ceiling open to the eaves and is stylishly furnished in a Scottish Scandi style. There is a wood-burning stove and the room opens out through sliding doors to a private south facing patio area. The two bedrooms are bright and have sliding doors which also open out on to the patio area and there is a shared shower room.
There is free WiFi, firewood, smart TVs and Gas BBQ. Beds can be arranged as twins or super kings.
The Old Byre
Tel: 01408 641441
The Old Byre, a cosy self catering holiday cottage offering accommodation for up to 4 people, situated on a working croft in the beautiful parish of Rogart. 7 miles from the coast and only 16 miles from Royal Dornoch Golf Club.
Tel: 0782 4536446
Pitcalzean House, a Georgian Country House offering exclusive use accommodation, self catered or catered if required. Sleeping up to 30 persons in total with most rooms en-suite or private facilities, includes 3 log burning stoves. Ideal for a large family or friends groups, close to Tain and only a 20 minute drive from Dornoch Golf Course passing Glenmorangie Distillery on the way , even the family pet is welcome.
A BBQ Hut on the premises and also a Cinema with Sky Q / Sky Sports and a huge room with a Full sized Snooker Table to be enjoyed after a long day on the Golf Course. For the children, lots of tyre swings, trampoline, outdoor table tennis and tree house/play frame to keep them occupied.
Tel: 07768 100008
Tarbat Lodge offers a spectacular location overlooking the picturesque stone harbour, with views across the Dornoch Firth to the Sutherland hills. Portmahomack's beautiful sandy beach is immediately adjacent to the house. The house has recently been refurbished to a very high standard and has 5 bedrooms and 4 bathrooms which can accommodate up to 12 people. Portmahomack is well placed for Royal Dornoch Golf Club and for many other golf courses. There are several restaurants nearby where catering is possible by arrangement.
Tel: 01862 843601
The Old Manse Bed and Breakfast & Self Catering
Tel 01862 842357
Tel 01224 345700
Modern detached bungalow 20 minutes from Dornoch sitting in the lovely quite countryside setting in the small hamlet of Kildary. Three bedrooms, one super king , ensuite, two double bedrooms. Underfloor heat, televisions in all rooms, modern bespoke kitchen with large dining area, three bathrooms , two comfortable large sitting area, barbeque area, ample off street parking.
Very private with great views, short walk to well respected eatery and bar.
Rates low season £400-500 per week
High season £550-680 per week
Christmas weeks £800
5 Star Exclusive Use Country House with 7 en-suite bedrooms. This beautiful Georgian property comes with the luxury of daily housekeeping and a chef is available to cater for you, should you wish.
Sitting overlooking the Cromarty Firth, just minutes from the NC500, Assynt House is approximately 45 minutes drive from Royal Dornoch. Perfectly placed to enjoy the brilliant links courses available in the Northern Highlands.
Shinness is a comfortable house overlooking Loch Shin which sleeps 12 in 6 double or twin bedrooms. It offers ideal space for a party to explore the Northern Highlands, play golf or go fishing. The house has a big living room with an open fire, an outdoor verandah with a barbecue and fishing boats are available on Loch Shin for guests. The Royal Dornoch is 40 minutes away. Children are welcome and one well behaved dog.
The Coach House
Enjoy a waterside cottage in the Highland at The Coach House. This pretty stone cottage can accommodate up to four people in two bedrooms and is perfect for couples, with a log burner, cozy up, and cold nights.
Caledonian Lodge is set within a 23,000-acre wilderness reserve in the wonderful Scottish Highlands. The home holds a remote setting and so is ideal for those truly wanting to get away from it all, relax and enjoy various outdoor pursuits. Should you need to venture out, the closest village, Ardgay, is just half an hour, while the closest town, Dornoch, is under an hour away meaning that helpful amenities are never too far away!
If you're looking for some fresh air and fantastic camping around Sutherland, look no further. Peace and tranquillity amid the far north-west coast’s rugged beauty, Scourie campsite is perfect for families and those looking for dog-friendly accommodation options. With great mountain walks and relaxing beach fishing, this campsite has a little something for everyone.
EmbraceScotland is an online portal for self-catering holidays and accommodation throughout Scotland - for holiday cottages in the Dornach area, click on the website link. All our properties are quality assured and given a ‘star rating’ by the Scottish Tourist Board. With EmbraceScotland you book direct with the owner and get a personal and individual service.
Hot Tub Hideaways
Tel: 0345 4986020 (For Lodge bookings)
Tel: 0345 268 8765(For Cottage bookings)
Hot Tub Hideaways are the leading specialists in log cabin and lodge holidays in the Scottish Northern Highlands and throughout the UK. When it comes to finding the perfect hot tub hideaway for your break, Hot Tub Hideaways will provide you with the best hot tub holiday experience.
Holiday Park Ace
Telephone: 07339 408323
Holiday Park Ace provide an extensive range of luxury and family friendly holiday parks throughout Scotland and the UK. With great onsite facilities and attractions, you will enjoy an unforgettable holiday
Auchterarder is an incredibly comfortable Scottish baronial mansion with 10 beautifully decorated, double ensuite bedrooms, ready for exclusive use.