Gay friendly accommodation in Scotland
which welcomes LGBT people

See below for Self Catering

Daisy Campers
Campervans for hire for 2 people (converted Toyota Previas) plus bike and kayak hire.
Pick up/drop off available at Glasgow Airport & train stations,
Prestwick, Edinburgh Airport & train stations, Dunfermline, Perth, Stirling and Alloa.


Black Kilt Tours
Gay tour guide Ross Buchanan offers 3-5 day private guided tours
of the Highlands and/or Fife exclusively for the LGBT community.
Guests can stay in gay owned and gay friendly accommodation.

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Gay Friendly Hotels:

The Four Seasons Hotel Perthshire

Contact: Andrew Low
The Four Seasons Hotel
St. Fillans
near Crieff
Perthshire PH6 2NF
Tel: +44 (0)1764 685 333
Fax: +44 (0)1764 685 444
Email: info@thefourseasonshotel.co.uk

Additional accommodation is available in:
6 chalets on the wooded hillside behind the hotel.
Each chalet has a double/twin bedroom and bunk room for two,
TV, phone, hairdryer, CD, tea & coffee, etc.
B&B prices from £54 per person.

Vivaldi's flat (part of the main hotel) overlooks the loch:
1 double, 1 twin room, bathroom, lounge, kitchen, TV, etc.
Self catering or B&B options.

THE FOUR SEASONS HOTEL

1800s house in spectacular situation overlooking Loch Earn.
Visit the Trossachs & Loch Katrine. Callander 21 miles.
Crieff 13 miles. Loch Tay 13 miles. Perth 30 miles.
Stirling 30 miles. Edinburgh 59 miles.
35 golf courses within an hour's drive.

Scottish Tourist Board 3 Stars. AA 3 Stars.
Recommended by 'The Which? Hotel Guide',
Best Loved Hotels and Johansens.
Completely refurbished 2007-2008.
Winner of 'Good for the Soul Award 2008'
in the HotelReviewScotland awards.

Choice of fine dining in the main restaurant
or à la carte menu in the more informal restaurant
both with loch views.
AA 2 Red Rosettes for high quality cuisine.
Licensed to hold civil partnership ceremonies.
Facilities for groups, conferences, exclusive use.

12 ensuite bedrooms most with views down Loch Earn.
TV, telephone, hairdryer and radio/CD player.
B&B prices from £61 per person.
Dinner, B&B prices from £89 per person.
Child discounts. Pets welcome.
Open March to Hogmanay.

Frequent special offers including
3 nights for 2 and Dinner, B&B breaks.
Special golf packages, gourmet wine tasting weekends,
guided walking breaks, painting holidays, garden tours, etc.

Click here to visit web site

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Additional gay friendly hotel links:

The Colquhonnie House Hotel - Strathdon, Aberdeenshire

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Gay Friendly B&Bs:

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Contact Ian Fordham
Broad Bay House
Back
Isle of Lewis HS2 0LQ
Tel: 01851 820990
Email: stay@broadbayhouse.co.uk

Broad Bay House

New beachside luxury guest house - VisitScotland 5 Gold Stars.
'Eat Scotland' Silver award winners.
Situated overlooking the beach at Back.
15 minutes drive north of Stornoway.
Ideal for holidaymakers or business travellers.
Airport / ferry collection can be arranged.
'New Tourism Business' category winner
in the Highlands and Islands Tourism Awards.

Choice of 4 spacious bedrooms (double/twin).
Each with ensuite shower or bath,
plus flat screen TV, DVD cinema system, iPod dock,
Molton Brown toiletries, solid oak furniture, leather chairs,
and a private decking area.
Includes 1 twin room designed for disabled access
(category 1 accessible).

Lounge / dining room with oak flooring,
full height windows on 3 sides, a vaulted ceiling
and fabulous views of the beach and sea (just 60 feet away).
Breakfast and dinner are served in the dining room overlooking the bay.
The guest house has an alcohol licence with an interesting wine & whisky list.

Facilities include guest laundry/drying room,
library with books, maps, DVDs & CDs,
PC & printer with Internet access. Free high speed wireless broadband.
Loan of mountain bikes. Secure storage for surf boards & bikes.

B&B prices £89.50 per person based on 2 sharing
Special house party rates available for groups.
Optional dinner from £35 (3 courses)
(advance booking essential).
Packed lunches on request.
Credit cards accepted.
No smoking. No pets. No children under 12.
Click here to visit web site

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Pierre and Christiane Lebrun
Shenval B&B
Glenurquhart
Inverness-shire IV63 6TW
Tel / Fax: +44 (0)1456 476363
Email: info@shenval-welcome.co.uk

Shenval B&B

Friendly organic B&B with French/Spanish speaking hosts
with over 25 years B&B experience and a very strong ecotourism commitment.
Recommended by TripAdvisor, Le Guide du Routard,
La Guía del Trotamundos, Trotter-Schottland, Routard-Scozia.

Situated in the quiet hamlet of Shenval surrounded by hills & forest.
Between Loch Ness (7 miles) and Glen Affric National Nature Reserve.
30 minutes walk from the Corrimony prehistoric chambered cairn.
Cannich 5 miles. Beauly 15 miles. Inverness 22 miles.
Walkers, cyclists and bikers welcome.
Keen hillwalkers themselves, hosts can advise
on walks, bike trips, sightseeing, etc.
Handloom weaving & Highland landscape photographs for sale.

3 bedrooms (1 twin & 2 double) overlooking the garden.
Each with washbasin, shaver point, hospitality tray.
1 bathroom with bath, shower, basin & toilet.
1 separate toilet. Hairdryer available.
Sitting room with books, leaflets, maps, games.
Secure storage for bikes. Drying facilities for boots/gear.

Dining room overlooks the organic garden
which features a wide variety of wildlife,
plus the remnants of a prehistoric hut circle.

Organic home cooking a speciality with
seasonal fruit and vegetables from the garden
served along with Fairtrade food & drinks
and locally-sourced organic vegetables.
Optional evenings meals by prior arrangement.
Vegetarian and special diets catered for.
Packed lunches can be provided.
Dinner by prior arrangement:
£25 (2 courses) / £30 (3 courses)

Summer 2014 B&B prices from £29 - £32 per person (2 sharing)
Single occupancy supplement £7 (B&B only)
Children under 9: half price.
No smoking. No pets.

Click here to visit web site

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Additional gay friendly B&Bs:

Vatersay House - Isle of Skye
29 Well Street - B&B in Moffat
94DR - boutique guest house in Edinburgh
Greenlea B&B - Drumnadrochit (near Loch Ness)
Pottery House - B&B on Loch Ness
Serendipity Bed and Breakfast - Glenmoriston (near Loch Ness)
Melrose Villa Guest House - Inverness
West House B&B - Ullapool

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Gay Friendly Self Catering Accommodation

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Contact: Fran Malloy
72 Brackenrig Crescent
Waterfoot
Eaglesham
Glasgow G76 0HF
Tel: 0141 644 1421
Email: fran@franmalloy.co.uk

Rookery Nook

Self-contained, self-catering studio flat
situated in the small village of Waterfoot
6 miles south of Glasgow.
1 mile from the conservation village of Eaglesham.

The accommodation sleeps 2 and comprises:
double bed, shower room, kitchen and living area.
Prices from £175 per week
includes linen, towels, gas/electric.
A welcome pack of provisions can be provided on request
No smoking. No pets.

Furniture restoration tuition is available on site
with your host in a purpose-built studio.
Beginners welcome. Maximum 2 people.

Click here to visit web site

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Coillabus Cottage

Coillabus lounge
Contact: Hester Ross
Mobile: 07824567435
Tel: 01852 200 565
Email: stay@coillabus.com

Coillabus Luxury Lodges

Ecoluxury guest dwellings for 2-4 guests. Opened in summer 2012.
Scottish Tourist Board 5 Stars.
Architect designed, turf-roofed, stone-clad cottages.
Situated on the Mull of Oa.
4 miles from the village of Port Ellen.
Panoramic views across the island.
Stylish base for a honeymoon or romantic retreat;
golf, whisky or wildlife break.
Unspoilt scenery, birdlife and flora.

Spacious accommodation in 2 bedrooms (superking and kingsize/twin)
each with ensuite bathroom (double ended bath & walk-in shower).
Each cottage has its own sauna and hand-made cedar hot tub.
Facilities include Wireless broadband, 32" LED TV,
American fridge freezer.
Stylish interiors with original Scottish artworks, bespoke furniture,
hand-made soft furnishings, fair trade organic linen,
sheep's wool duvets and free range goose down pillows.
Caithness slab and real oak floors heated by air source technology.
Holistic Therapies and a Chef Service also available.

Prices from £995 per week (November to March)
and from £1600 per week (April to October).
Short breaks available see web site.
Availability calendar & online booking.
1 well-behaved dog welcome at An Cnocan Dubh lodge.
Click here to visit web site

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Thistle Do

Booking Hotline: 0845 268 1383

THISTLE DO

Newly built detached property overlooking the Nevis Range.
Situated between Fort William and Spean Bridge.
Ideal base for climbing, walking, skiing, mountain biking,
fishing, watersports. 3 golf courses within 20 miles.
Shop, pub and restaurant 2 miles.
Skye, Glencoe, Oban, Inverness & Loch Ness are all easily accessible.

1 double bedroom, shower room with toilet.
Living/dining room/kitchen. Wi-Fi.
Freesat TV, DVD player, CD player, iPod dock (on request).
Electric cooker, microwave, washing machine, fridge/freezer.
Gravelled sitting-out area with furniture.
Parking for 2 cars. Cycle store. Welcome pack.

Prices from £310 per week
includes oil central heating, electricity bed linen & towels.
Instant online booking.
1 pet free of charge. No smoking.
Click here for online booking

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Barbara Bariskan
The Strachan Family
Balblair Farm
Croy
Inverness IV2 5PH
Tel: 01667 493407
Email: barbara@balblaircottages.co.uk

BALBLAIR COTTAGES

Scottish Tourist Board 3 Stars.
3 cosy cottages created from a stone farm steading:
Bothy for 2 people (1 double bedroom).
Byre for 4 people (1 double & 1 twin).
Barn for 6 people (1 twin, 1 kingsize double, 1 twin/superking).

Views across the firth to the hills.
Situated 10 miles east of Inverness. 5 miles from Nairn.
3 miles from Cawdor Castle and Fort George.

Each cottage has its own south-facing garden with patio furniture.
All cottages include Wi-Fi, TV, DVD, CD, telephone,
lounge, kitchen, double glazing, hairdryer,
electric central heating and wood-burning stove (logs provided).
Each kitchen includes with electric oven and hob,
washing machine, dish washer, microwave and fridge-freezer.
Cot, highchair, baby monitor available on request.
Total control electric heating from storage and panel heaters.

Rental prices from £250 per week.
Online booking. Availability calendars
Short breaks available off season.
Bed linen & towels are provided.
Well behaved pets are welcome by prior arrangement.
No smoking.

Click here to visit web site

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View from Fulmar cottage

View of Northton from hill

Contact Jan and Suzan Visser
13 Northton
Isle of Harris HS3 3JA
Tel: 01859 520315
Email: beachviewcottages@hotmail.com

Beach View Cottages

Luxury, 5 star cottages (with sauna, Jacuzzi®, WiFi) in South Harris.
5 beaches within walking distance.
5 minutes drive from Scarista golf course.
Ideal for relaxing and outdoor activities.

The owners offer boat trips, hire of 2 sea kayaks
and a Canadian Coleman canoe (3 seats).
Private painting lessons can be arranged.
Languages spoken: Dutch, Flemish, French, German, Spanish.

All 3 cottages have wireless Broadband, LCD TV, DVD/CD,
dishwasher, fridge, washer, dryer, combi microwave/oven/grill.
All newly-renovated & furnished to a high standard.
Ideal for families or romantic breaks.

Fulmar Cottage & Gannet Cottage (5 stars)
Each sleeps 2 adults and 2/3 children, or 4 adults.
1 king-size double & 3 single beds.
2 marbled-tiled ensuite bathrooms with steam shower.
1 bathroom also has a whirlpool bath and a sauna.
Bulthaup kitchen. Spacious lounge with spectacular sea/beach views.
Category 2 assisted wheelchair access.
Each cottage stands on its own quarter acre plot
with private car park. Sandpit, picnic table & BBQ.
Rental prices from £800 per week.

Grandfather's House (sleeps 2 adults & 1 child)
Renovated blackhouse, ideal for honeymoons. 4 Stars.
1 king-size double, 1 single bed, luxurious shower room.
Living room / kitchen with wood-burning stove.
Rental prices from £650 per week.

Prices include electricity, bed linen and towels.
Low season short breaks available.
Baby listening/sitting available (extra charge). Cot.
Online availability calendars.
Open all year including Christmas & New Year.
No smoking. No pets except guide dogs.
Click here to visit web site

Euro Hostels Glasgow

Euro Hostels Glasgow
318 Clyde Street
Glasgow G1 4NR
Tel: +44 (0)141 222 2828
Email: reservations@euro-hostels.co.uk

Ideally suited for international visitors to discover
the city's cultural heritage and vibrant nightlife
or convenient for guests to stay over after a concert or night out clubbing.

Euro Hostels Glasgow

Budget en-suite accommodation in Glasgow City Centre
overlooking the River Clyde.
2 minutes walk from Central Station.
Groups of all sizes are welcome - an ideal choice for sports teams,
concert-goers and stag and hen parties.

Facilities include the 'Osmosis' bar, games room,
chill-out lounges with Big-screen TV and SKY.
24-hour reception. Free Wi-fi Internet access. Guest laundry.
Self-catering kitchen. Bike and luggage storage.
Total of 360 beds.
Choice of rooms sleeping 1, 2, 4, 8 or 14.
Each room has ensuite bathroom with shower, WC,
lockers, fresh bed linen.
TVs in all twin rooms.

Prices start at £10 per person
depending on number of people sharing.
includes 'all you can eat' continental breakfast.
Discounts and special offers available
7 nights for the price of 6.
15% student discount.
Open all year.
Secure online booking. Credit cards accepted.

Click here to visit web site

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Euro Hostels

Euro Hostels Edinburgh
4/2 Kincaids Court
Guthrie Street
(off Cowgate)
Edinburgh EH1 1JH
Tel: 08454 900461
Email: edinburgh@euro-hostels.co.uk

Euro Hostels Edinburgh

Clean - Secure - Friendly and Fun.
Ideal whether you are in town with a group or on your own.
24 hour reception. No curfew. Great staff.
Open during the summer months
from 6 June - 31 August 2014.

Budget apartment accommodation right in the heart of the city.
Situated just 10 minutes walk from Waverley Station
1 block from The Royal Mile.
Within easy reach of Edinburgh Castle & Grassmarket.

Self-contained fully equipped flats for between 4 & 10 people.
All have lockable single and/or twin bedrooms
with shared bathroom facilities, communal lounge and
kitchen with sink, electric stove, oven and fridge freezer.
No smoking.
Towels and bed linen included.
Self-service laundry facilities. Luggage store.

Prices from £19 per person.
Discounts and special offers available
7 nights for the price of 6.
10% student discount.
Credit cards accepted. Secure online booking.
Click here for web site

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Additional links to gay friendly self catering:

Kerbed self catering house for 4 people just outside Inverness.

Ullapool self catering

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HIGHLAND LGBT FORUM
For LGBT events in the north of Scotland, information on local groups and other Scottish gay friendly links
visit: www.gay-ness.org.uk

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Additional gay friendly links:

Green Room Coffee Bar & Internet Cafe in Greenlaw, near Coldstream (Scottish Borders)
PurpleRoofs - Scotland accommodation links
Gay Journey - Scotland accommodation links
PinkUK - accommodation links