Self-catering Cottages in Scotland

Gavinburn Cottages are gorgeous self-catering cottages in Scotland, conveniently located halfway between Glasgow and Loch Lomond.

The self-catering cottages are situated on the scenic Kilpatrick Hills, only 15 minutes from either Glasgow City Centre, or the bonnie banks of Loch Lomond, with stunning views overlooking the River Clyde and Erskine Bridge. This unique location also provides guests with a mountain bike and hill walking paradise.

The cottages are available to rent all year round, so please check our price guide or special offers for the latest information. Alternatively, call 07967 973889 or email

Self-Catering Cottages in Scotland

There are five self-catering cottages to choose from, each with their own unique layout and style. There are three traditional cottages; The Auchentoshan, a four bedroom cottage that sleeps up to eight people; The Glengoyne, a two bedroom cottage that sleeps up to four people; and The Glenmorangie, a one bedroom cottage that sleeps two people. There are also two new, modern cottages; The Macallan and The Glenlivet – both have two bedrooms and a luxury living/kitchen/dining area with spacious church-style ceilings and patio doors.

Local Entertainment Near Gavinburn Cottages

There are ample tourism hotspots and outdoor activities surrounding the cottages, and easy access to Loch Lomond, Glasgow City Centre and Airport (all within 10 miles), and plenty of other local activities to keep you entertained on your self-catering stay at Gavinburn Cottages. Kilpatrick train station is located at the bottom of our hill, which is about a miles walk away or there’s free parking at the station. The trains run every half hour into Glasgow City centre and onto Edinburgh. The train can get you into Glasgow in around twenty minutes.

This makes Gavinburn Cottages ideal for a wide range of guests, including; young couples, outdoor enthusiasts, families of all sizes, and practically anyone looking to get away for a self-catering cottage break in the Scottish countryside. All the cottages have their own patio, garden and BBQ area, complete with patio furniture for alfresco dining, offering you the chance to take in the amazing views, scenery and local wildlife at your leisure.

An artist's impression of the original cottages at Gavinburn

The original cottages at Gavinburn

Gavinburn Cottages Decor and Furnishing

A warm welcome awaits you on your arrival and the cottages continue this welcome when you cross the threshold. The cottages are a fine example of Victorian-era architecture, so each cottage is duly furnished to the very highest standard providing guests with everything they require for a relaxing and enjoyable break; from log burning stoves and internet access, to fluffy pillows and luxury beds with only the finest cotton bed sheets and towels.

The cottages may be self-catering, but your stay is always welcomed by a selection of essential Scottish foods and a complimentary mini bottle of Malt Whisky.

Gavinburn Cottages are featured on the Best Scottish Cottages website.