Scottish Highlands - Prehistoric Sites

Taking in the Highlands, and Scottish islands including Orkney, Shetland, Skye, and the Western Isles (Harris, Lewis, North Uist, South Uist, Benbecula, Berneray, Barra, and Eriskay)

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Melville Castle

Melville Castle
Edinburgh, Lothian

Heritage Rating: Heritage Rating

Melville Castle once home to the influential Dundas family is set within a 50 acre estate of wooded parkland on the picturesque banks of the river North Esk. Located just … more >>

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Kinloss (Self catering)
Strathnaver, Kinloss


This detached cottage is located in the village of Kinross and can sleep eight people in four bedrooms.
Sleeps 8

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Newtonmore (Self catering)
The Shieling, Newtonmore

The Shieling

This comfortable well-appointed cottage is situated on the outskirts of the village of Newtonmore near Kingussie in the Cairngorms National Park and can sleep six people in three bedrooms.
Sleeps 6

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