Winter loch view, An Cos, luxury home, Shieldaig, Scotland

Will it snow in Shieldaig this Christmas? We hope so, as it’s even more beautiful than ever! Throw in a large decorated tree, roaring log fires, locally smoked salmon, home-made mince pies and you have all the ingredients for a memorable Christmas in the Highlands. Find out more about the Highlands in winter in our…

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Stunning beaches near Shieldaig, Scotland

Summer holidays are often equated with trips across the pond of a lazy couple of weeks in a beach location far away – however, we often forget that our very own British isles have plenty on offer as well. Self-catering holidays in Scotland have become increasingly popular in recent years, and it’s not difficult to…

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Celtman extreme triathlon, Shieldaig, Scottish highlands

The Northwest Highlands come alive during the summer, with locals setting up a wide variety of events that cater to every interest and age group. Whether you’re into the outdoors or just want to enjoy the company of friends and family with a sampling of local ale in hand, the Highlands has something for you.…

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An Cos overlooking Loch Shieldaig & village, Scottish highlands

It’s easy to head over to Laterooms or Groupon to grab a booking of your run-of-the-mill city break and while they’re fun in their own right, they’re not exactly unique, are they? Your holiday photos can be added to a plethora of similar snaps found on your Facebook feed, your memories will be ‘nice’ but…

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Loch-Torridon & Shieldaig -Walking-Scotland

A Guide to Walking Holidays in Scotland The village of Shieldaig and its surroundings are a hugely popular destination for both hill walkers and climbers, which will come as no surprise for those that have been to northwest Scotland. It is located on the edge of Loch Shieldaig, which is an offshoot of Loch Torridon.…

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Relax in Shieldaig, Scotland

It’s always difficult to truly get away – the modern world gives us little chance to truly disconnect, and it gets even harder when you go on holiday within the UK. But we all need the chance to ‘switch off’ every once in a while – to make that happen, why not implement the following…

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Scotland: A Holiday Destination For All Seasons   The land of the Scots is frequently assumed by many travellers to be miserable and dreary when it’s anything but blues skies and sunshine. But if anything, Scotland is the destination of diversity – full of rainy days (or even snow!), winds so strong they could be…

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Sea-Eagle-Watching-Shieldaig Scotland

This Easter holidays there is plenty to do in the Scottish Northwest Highlands. So, rather than travelling abroad why not consider visiting one of the most beautiful places in the country? Get out into the fresh air and enjoy the stunning, dramatic landscapes, delicious seafood and exciting activities on offer. Sea Eagle Viewing When: Tuesdays…

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Stunning Shieldaig sunsets, Scottish highlands

At first glance, Shieldaig’s aesthetic beauty is difficult to ignore. The sweeping landscape, the quaint architecture, and untouched nature combine to create a spectacular image for anyone who visits. But there’s more to this quiet Highlands village than a perfect photo opportunity. This area is well known to local climbers, ramblers, wildlife enthusiasts, photographers and…

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