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5 Holiday Homes for Hogmanay, Scotland, UK

When attending Hogmanay you need the perfect accommodation, so look no further. These homes are the best of the best


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If you’re heading to Scotland in December for Hogmanay, then we’ve got the perfect accommodation for you. When enjoying an event as incredible as this, your home has to match the standards, so heed our expert advice and book one of these gems to truly complete the experience.

Where to reside for Hogmanay

Take a look at 5 of the very best holiday homes in our Scotland collection. If these don’t meet your high expectations, then nothing will.

Stag & Thistle

Stag & Thistle, Plum Guide home in The Trossachs

Stag & Thistle, Plum Guide home in The Trossachs

Click to book Stag & Thistle now: from £300 per night Right on the edge of Loch Earn just outside Lochearnhead, this freshly refurbished cottage offers a secluded, nature-filled stay that can be as relaxing or activity-packed as you desire. With its plush turquoise sofas with tartan throws to its antler chandeliers, underfloor heating, sleek kitchen and beamed bedrooms, this home blends modern comforts with traditional Scottish stylings to make you feel instantly welcome. Start mornings off with a coffee on the terrace while taking in views of the highland mountains. Then head out to experience Scotland’s stunning landscape. With an outbuilding to store your fishing and boating gear, you can head straight to the loch for an afternoon of kayaking, windsurfing and angling or go for a hike along one of the many trails right outside your door. After a day in the great outdoors, come back home to put your fish on the barbecue or hire a private chef to cook you up a celebratory feast. Make it a memorable night with a luxurious soak in the hot tub, before curling up in bed for a night of total tranquility in your quiet country haven. Sleeps up to 4 | 2 Bedrooms | 1 Bathroom

Crest Of A Wave

Crest of a Wave, Plum Guide home in Oban, Scotland

Crest of a Wave, Plum Guide home in Oban, Scotland

Click to book Crest Of A Wave now: from £1177 per night Whether it's a party or just a big get-together, this huge estate sits grandly overlooking Oban Bay, with enough fun to keep everyone entertained. The striking views over the islands backdrop activities here; from the movie room, by the roaring fireplace, or in one of the huge double bedrooms. Even the games room looks out over the ocean - though with ping pong and pool tables, you should be keeping your eye on the ball. Interiors are wonderfully grand and fit for an occasion; we love making a statement by sweeping down the winding white staircase or rustling up a feast in the huge kitchen. For quieter moments, the patio and outdoor sofa is perfect for soaking up the fresh air - and as the sun sets, move quickly to nab your space in the hot tub. Sleeps up to 22 | 11 Bedrooms | 7 Bathrooms

Pink Pineapple

Pink Pineapple, Plum Guide home in Scotland

Pink Pineapple, Plum Guide home in Scotland

Click to book Pink Pineapple now: from £100 per night Stepping into this colourful home, you’ll quickly find a cosy space to hang out in, with sumptuous velvet sofas and a warming wood-burning stove. This unique place to stay also has a host of interesting decorations, such as lizard-shaped door handles, a golden monkey statuette, and vintage books. You’ll be staying within the town of Berwick-upon-Tweed, where you can spend time weaving along cobbled streets and admiring historic buildings. The town is situated on the River Tweed and within easy reach of the coast, meaning there’s plenty of opportunity to go for walks along the beach and explore the countryside. What’s more, the Scottish border is just a few miles away, so you can even hop across to Scotland for the day. Sleeps up to 2 | 1 Bedroom | 1 Bathroom

I Spy

I Spy, Plum Guide home in Inverness

I Spy, Plum Guide home in Inverness

Click to book I Spy now: from £200 per night You can't get much closer to Loch Ness than this. A cosy two-bedroom cottage, this home has beautiful views of the lake, and you're even provided with a telescope to get a better view of the wildlife (and maybe another famous inhabitant). You'll feel at home as soon as you arrive – the interiors have been designed by Scottish furnishings maker ANTA, and classic tartan prints adorn the homeware and bedding. Spend your mornings in the garden listening to the birdsong before heading out to explore your surroundings. There are plenty of Highland hikes in the area, and if you're wanting to get a closer look at the lake, try a cruise – there's a jetty just a short walk away from this home. On colder days, curl up on the leather sofa in the living room in front of the fire, or settle back in an armchair with a book. You'll find everything you need in the kitchen to cook a warming meal, including an oven and grill, dining by the window with a view of the lake. When the sun sets, this home becomes the perfect place for a spot of stargazing. Sleeps up to 4 | 2 Bedrooms | 2 Bathrooms

Bonny Bluebell

Bonny Bluebell, Plum Guide home in Scotland

Bonny Bluebell, Plum Guide home in Scotland

Click to book Bonny Bluebell now: from £500 per night Offering stunning sea views across Loch Ryan near Kirkcolm in south-west Scotland, this place is the perfect country and coastal retreat. The home is part of the 18th century Corsewall Estate and provides everything you need to relax, unwind and enjoy nature at its most beautiful. Set around an original fireplace, the living room is a great place to play board games. The country-style kitchen with its Belfast sink and sash windows makes for a delightful breakfast spot. Outside, the vast woodlands around the home beckon you to explore their riot of colourful flowers. Children will love the estate’s dedicated play areas that offer a zip-wire, a climbing frame, swings, and a trampoline, while the campfire in the woods is perfect for swapping ghost stories over toasted marshmallows. The home has its own private garden area where you can play a round of croquet before grilling up dinner on the barbecue. After a long day spent by the seaside or in the garden, curl up on the sofa and enjoy some of the homemade treats provided in the host's generous welcome pack. Sleeps up to 6 | 3 Bedrooms | 4 Bathrooms

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