A villa in Edinburgh for the holiday? This is a large Victorian house with four bedrooms, sleeps 7. Scotland’s famous capital City at Christmas or the New Year is alive and throbbing, cafes, restaurants, castles, walks on Arthur’s Mount, a tour of Holyrood Palace, relics of  Mary Queen of Scots, Princes Street, the Gardens.

Astra or Astra’s Mum will look after everything for you Their website


A large 3 bed detached house and 3 cottages at Largs

South-west Scotland is lovely with long rolling hills leading down to the sea. Golf course one side, sea the other. Two acres of garden and woodland. Largs itself is a lovely holiday town, everything is there.  Tom  will look after you at Haus Saron over the holiday  His website

Newburgh for Christmas and new year
Fife self catering large house

Xmas/New Year  available in a large house in Fife

Newburgh is midway between Perth and St. Andrews  Sleeps eight people and Dan and Muriel add a lot of extras over the holiday. On the River Tay. 3,000 years ago Bronze Age fishermen overturned their boat here.

 Their website  

Burghhead, Moray Coast where you will find Scotlands best weather. Burghead is near Elgin. This is Scotland’s historic North, centre for The Grampians and the ski areas, Inverness along the road, Loch Ness not far away. 3 wonderfully cottages Eileen and Don Temple will look after you Their Website


Pic by Richard Fisher of 3,000 year old boat from the Bronze Age.



Christmas and New Year in Scotland availability in these Scottish properties. Try a last minute booking for Xmas or New Year. Prices are competitive. Go direct to the owners websites for details.       

Just email these owners to check on their availability.

They are all brilliant for Christmas and the New Year