Self-Catering

Here you will find a comprehensive list of all of Nairn’s self-catering accommodation – many of which are not listed elsewhere.  From family friendly crashpads next to the beach to romantic countryside hideaways, we really do have something for all tastes and all budgets. 

If you prefer the freedom of having your own front door and the ability to shop and cook at all hours of the day and night, you’ll find what you need here. Many are open year round, with cosy fires and incredible sea views. Enjoy your home from home in Nairn! 

Little Kildrummie, IV12 5QU

Set within extensive shared gardens in a quiet secluded location. Only a 50 metre stroll to the private banks of the River Nairn – ideal location for those who enjoy a peaceful countryside break. BBQ and picnic facilities on the river banks. Ideal for birdwatchers, wild life enthusiasts and fishermen. 

Sleeps 4-6

Tel: 01667 453900

160 Harbour Street, Nairn, IV12 4PH


Welcome to Harbour View. Our space is newly refurnished, the light and airy living room shares a dining area seating six and access to small balconies overlooking Nairn Harbour and River Nairn. Harbour View has a Double bedroom with en-suite, twin room and sofa bed for extra in your party. As well as family bathroom and well-equipped kitchen with a view over the Harbour towards the Moray Firth.

Sleeps 5

Email: booking@nairnharbourview.com

Cawdor Road, Nairn, IV12 5QU

The Poplars is a detached, fully equipped bungalow, set well back from the quiet B9090 road from Nairn to Cawdor. It looks out on to a front garden and farmland beyond that. There are three bedrooms, one en-suite. 

 

Sleeps 6

9 Acre Street, just off the High St

Sleeps 3

Review: Lovely holiday in a lovely home – A real home from home, everything in this lovely cottage to make it a comfortable holiday, the decoration is lovely.

14 Wilson Street, Nairn, IV12 4NY

Set in the heart of Fishertown. Review: “Loved the log burner made it so cosy Great location. Everything there we needed. Key collection and parking arrangements were explained in plenty time of our arrival. Highly recommend this lovely cottage.”

 

Sleeps 4

58 Society Street, Fishertown

Stone built cottage in the heart of Fishertown a step from the beach and some lively bars and restaurants. 

 

Sleeps 6

Cumming Street

Sea views from all rooms. 3-bedroomed cottage. Views across the Nairn Links to the dunes and award-winning beach. Central location, recently refurbished and well equipped. Its “upside-down” configuration, with living space upstairs, maximises the benefit of the spectacular views across the Moray Firth.

Sleeps 6

Email: athollcottage@id1.uk

Tel: 01667 454071

Boath Steading, Auldearn, Nairn, IV12 5TE

Two, luxury self-catering apartments within a restored 18th century stable block, set in lovely gardens. Each unit sleeps 4/6 plus baby & child. We offer luxury, in a peaceful setting, just 2 miles from Nairn, and it’s many attractions.

Sleeps up to 6

Tel: +44 01667 451300

16 Lochloy Avenue, Nairn, IV12 5AW


Review: “We enjoyed a very comfortable stay at Sandy Beach. It was well equipped and nicely decorated. It was within walking distance of the beach and harbour and Nairn shops. Nairn is a charming small town and well positioned for exploring the local area as well as access to Inverness.”

Sleeps 8

Email: hhproperty16@gmail.com

Tel: 07768 832221

53 Old Bar Road, Nairn, IV12 5BX


Review: “The apartment was spotlessly clean and everything we could possibly need was provided. It was very spacious and comfortably furnished and the views from the balcony were spectacular. Nairn is a great base for exploring the area and we look forward to returning.”

Sleeps 4

37A Harbour Street, Nairn, IV12 4NX

Resting alongside the River Nairn, in the attractive and lively seaside town of Nairn, in the Scottish Highlands, is this delightful four-storey cottage.
The owners have created a wonderfully modern interior, which has been tastefully decorated to provide an excellent base for friends and families looking to explore this lovely coastal region.
The property benefits from four well-presented bedrooms, consisting of two king-sizes, a single and a twin, all of which have a lovely decor and an abundance of natural light.

Sleeps 7

Society St, Fishertown, Nairn

Sutors’ Hauf is a recently renovated and modernised, traditional, 1 bedrooom cottage in the historic Fishertown area of Nairn. We think it’s the perfect romantic retreat to the Highlands of Scotland.


Sleeps 2.

Harbour Street, Nairn, IV12 4NX

Review: “The apartment was very comfortable, clean and attractive. The view of the river from the French windows was beautiful. There was off street parking. Clean, very comfortable, handy location, fully equipped with everything you could need for a stay”

Sleeps 4 and 6

Email: enquiries@riverbanknairn.co.uk

Tel: 07740 104226

30 Shore Street, Nairn, IV12 4PX

Beach House has been furnished and equipped to a very high standard to ensure as comfortable and relaxing holiday as possible. Located in the picturesque Fishertown area of Nairn and only a minutes walk from the sweeping beaches and the numerous restaurants and pubs of the town.

Review: “Excellent beachside location, house very family and dog friendly!”

 

Sleeps 7 in 4 bedrooms

Email: trevor.munro@gforces.co.uk

King Street, Nairn, IV12 4PD


Review: “Cottage as expected from description. Lovely welcome pack for us and the dog. Big bonus having secure rear garden and able to park at door. Good size rooms (and headroom) for houses in the area.”

Sleeps 4

Belivat Cottage, Nairn, IV12 5JE

This charming cottage adjoining the owners house is set within 4 acres of beautiful gardens and woodland.
Stunning location in the peaceful hamlet of Belivat ideal for that romantic get-away-from-all holiday
Surrounded by beautiful countryside an ideal spot for outdoor pursuits and exploring

 

Sleeps 4

Email: info@belivatcottage.co.uk

Tel: 01237 459828

9 Assynt Gardens, Nairn, IV12 4SJ


Located in a quiet residential area of the lovely town of Nairn, this semi-detached bungalow has been well-equipped and furnished to ensure as relaxing holiday as possible. Only a 10-minute walk from the award-winning sandy beach and the town centre.

Sleeps 6

Email: emasson1746@gmail.com

44 Old Bar Road, Lochloy, Nairn, IV12 5BX

This modern apartment consists of two double bedrooms, one en-suite and one family bathroom.

It also benefits for a balcony with sea views across the golf course and an outside seating area. There is ample off street car parking.

Sleeps 4

Email: annamackay_88@hotmail.com

Seafield is a large villa a few minutes from the sea, links and town centre.  Two double bedrooms, one with en-suite, a twin bedroom and modern bathroom.  Five reception rooms, kitchen and laundry room. Email for brochure with your preferred dates.

Sleeps 6

Email: alexseafield@gmail.com

Tel: 07775948201

5 Birch Road, Nairn, IV12 4SP

Review: “Rowanlea Cottage, is a very clean and comfortable holiday home. Has everything you would ever need, with the thoughtfulness of fresh milk, tea and a few chocolate biscuits when you arrive. Nice quiet area, and within walking distance of the town of Nairn.”

Sleeps 6

Email: lizduff47@gmail.com

1 Marine Road, Nairn, IV12 4EA


Review: “Great location, 3 pubs/restaurants within walking distance.. well equipped cottage, couldn’t fault anything about it .. had everything you could need, even had a pair of binoculars to try and spot dolphins !!”

Sleeps 4

Email: 1dolphincottage@gmail.com

Tel: 07877 799561

15 Lochloy Avenue, Nairn, IV12 5AW

Luxury spacious bungalow in the beautiful coastal town of Nairn. Ideal for families with generous living space and close proximity to gorgeous sandy beaches. Bathroom boasts double shower, jacuzzi bath, soothing fibre optic lighting and TV.

Sleeps 8

Email: me@paulmcivor.co.uk

Tel: 07793 366572

The Hollies is a charming cottage on a quiet street in the centre of Nairn. It is disabled-friendly with a stair lift and furnished to a high standard. We have 3 well-appointed bedrooms and spacious living areas. Your stay at The Hollies will make for a comfortable and relaxing holiday. 

Sleeps 6

Email: nairnholidaycottage@gmail.com

Tel: 07824 642250

Rose St, Nairn IV12 4AJ

A traditional Seaside Cottage.
Review: “Homely, superclean and cosy place in the town centre but oh so quiet – we slept very well. The open fire was much appreciated, even in August. We mostly self catered and found the kitchen had everything. The car parking takes some practise but don’t be put off, it’s do-able! We really appreciated that we were able to bring our dog, thank you. Grace was top with communication, check in and answering any questions. We hope to be able to stay again!”

Sleeps 2 plus child bed

Email: kandicottages@hotmail.com

Tel: 07796673431

43 Old Bar Road, Nairn


Ground floor Apartment in Nairn for holiday rental or business rental for up to 6 guests in 3 bedrooms. Short breaks available throughout the year. Modern apartment with balcony offering stunning views over Nairn Dunbar golf course, the Moray Firth, Ben Wyvis and the hills toward the Ross-shire and Sutherland.

Sleeps 6

Tel: 01349 800153

Altonsyde, Inverness Road, Nairn, IV12 5NA

Altonsyde Studios provide two accessible Self-Catering Studios in Nairn. Each self contained ground floor studio has a private garden and parking.

Sleeps 2 per studio

Email: altonsyde@gmail.com

Balblair Farm, Croy, Inverness, IV2 5PH

Three comfortable cottages sleeping 2-6 on small working farm 6 miles from Nairn. Ideally situated to explore the Highlands including Loch Ness, Cairngorms and the Black Isle and Moray Coast.  All cottages have wood-burning stoves. Views of the Moray Firth and Fort George from the farm.

Sleeps 2-6

Pet friendly

Email: barbara@balblaircottages.co.uk

Tel: 01667 493407

60 Society Street, Nairn, IV12 4NL

Situated in the atmospheric and quirky area of Fishertown, this charming semi-detached stone cottage is ideally situated within easy walking distance of both a sandy beach and local services. Nicely presented throughout with lots of space this cottage is ideal for a family group or group of friends who want to spend time together in this very popular coastal area of the Highlands.

 

Sleeps 5

Email: paul.hemstock@hotmail.co.uk

Tel: 07753 968335

59 Society Street, Nairn, IV12 4NL


Review: “59 Society Street is a delightful and sympathetic restoration of a traditional Fishertown house that provides all the convenience of modern living but retains the feel of the original house. The bedrooms are bright, but also cosy, and the beds are very comfortable. The modern kitchen is excellent.”

Sleeps 4

Email: swainjane142021@gmail.com

Tradespark Road, IV12 5NF

Willowvale is an unusual and elegant 1920s house and the main accommodation across the ground and first floors is available for rent. It has been beautifully furnished and decorated with each bedroom having its own charm and appeal. Most of all, it is welcoming to adults and children alike.

 

Sleeps up to 8

Email: jenny@getwatsons.com

Tel: 01667 453814

Marine Road.

Stunning home from home overlooking the Links. Sleeps 7 in comfort. Book early to avoid disappointment

Sleeps 7

Tel: 07810 308651

162 Harbour Street, Nairn, IV12 4PH

Unique single-roomed property boasting the best seagulls-eye views. Full length windows provide 120° views, and you may catch the Northern Lights! A telescope ensures you have the best views of the night sky, and the scenery. Not accessible for those with mobility problems, stair access only.

 

Sleeps 2

51 Society Street, Nairn, IV12 4PF

Review: “Lovely stone cottage, perfectly located – 3 minutes walk to Nairn beach. Good Co-op 5 mins up the road and spectacular walks along the beech protected by Dunes and Reeds” 3 bedrooms and a sofa bed

 

Sleeps 5-7

Email: Donachie09@sky.com

8 The Moorings, Harbour Street, Nairn

This 2 bed property backs onto the river Nairn and is a minute’s walk to the Harbour which provides access to the East and West beaches.
The property is newly refurnished and decorated throughout.

 

Sleeps 4

7A Bath Street, Nairn, IV12 4NA


Review: “We loved the location of the house in a quiet cul de sac, being both close to extensive beach walks and the amenities of the town. The Moray Firth did not fail to deliver spectacular views and wildlife including dolphins and basking sharks. The house was very comfortable and well equipped; we have had a very relaxing week. Thankyou.”

Sleeps 7

36 Royal Marine Apartments, Marine Road, Nairn, IV12 4EN

Review: “Location was perfect and absolutely beautiful with a great view of the sunset on the bay. The apartment was very clean and everything we needed to cook was provided”

 

Sleeps 4

Email: Adrian.boorman@zen.co.uk

85 Harbour Street, Nairn, IV12 4PY


Review: “Riverside View perfect holiday location. The cottage has everything you could ask for and the view from the sitting room on to the river is amazing. Cleanliness was first class. The welcome pack we received was a lovely touch, even the dogs got their own goodies. The vase of flowers was extra special. We have stayed in a few of your cottages in Nairn, Riverside Vie is but far the best. We have already booked for next year.”

Sleeps 4

Macleod Church Hall, Blairfield Road, Nairn, IV12 5NJ

Comfortably accommodating up to 8 people in two double bedrooms and two twin rooms over two floors. The master bedroom (upstairs) has an ensuite shower and toilet with separate bath. The double bedroom and twin room (upstairs) have a shared en-suite shower and toilet (jack and jill style). The downstairs twin room also has an en suite shower and toilet. In addition there is a well equipped kitchen, L-shaped Lounge/Dining Room and additional cloakroom/toilet.

Sleeps 8

19 Wilson Street, Nairn, IV12 4NY

Lovely cottage in Fishertown, comfy and well-equipped with 2 bedrooms and a bathroom upstairs, and a wee sitting out area to the front. Own parking. 

 

Sleeps 4

Email: atunstall100@hotmail.com

Tel: 07974 940403

12 Cumming Street, Nairn, IV12 4NF

Seaview is a Nairn property that offers 2 bedrooms for 4 guests, 1 bathroom and is not suitable for young children.

 

Sleeps 4

Email: ruth@ruthslittlekitchen.co.uk

Tel: 07717 203360

3 Lochiel Place, St Ninian Road, Nairn, IV12 4EH


Review: “We enjoyed our stay at Kittiwake Cottage. The location is perfect for exploring Nairn, we liked being so close to the beach and the town centre. The cottage had everything we needed and Jean kindly provided a high chair and travel cot for our daughter. The little BBQ area out the back is perfect for catching some sun in the morning, a lovely coffee spot”

Sleeps 4

1 Roseneath Terrace.

“A breath of fresh seaside air!”

Sleeps 4

Tel: 07826 841721

2 Seafield Gardens, Nairn, IV12 4RT

Set in the heart of the West End and perfectly located for the town centre, links and golf courses. Detached bungalow with two double bedrooms with flexible accommodation, sleeping up to 6.

 

Sleeps 6

Email: sandysteven74@hotmail.com

Tel: 07816 286122

57 Society Street, Nairn, IV12 4NL

Graded 4* by Visit Scotland, The Nairn House is a lovely Georgian house renovated to an excellent standard to provide spacious holiday accommodation for 6 close to both of Nairn’s beaches and town centre. 

 

Sleeps 6

Pet friendly

Email: hazelmclean6@gmail.com

Tel: 07584 123097

18 Waverley Road, Nairn, IV12 4RQ

Our two bedroom holiday cottage is attached to the B&B but is self contained with its own entrance. On the ground floor there is a light and airy living area with dining section and a small kitchen with hob, oven, washing machine, dishwasher and microwave.

A small double bedroom on the ground floor and a twin bedroom on the first floor are both en-suite, the double with a shower and the twin with a bath. The twin room is accessed via a spiral staircase from the living area and as such may not be suitable for young children or those with mobility issues.

The cottage sleeps a maximum of four persons plus a cot. No pets are allowed. A small garden (shared with the owners) is available for guests use. 

Sleeps 6

Email: reservations@northendnairn.com

Tel: 01667 456338

7A Douglas Street, Nairn, IV12 4DJ


Review: “Nairnia is cosy and comfortable and immaculately clean. All appliances/facilities are easy to use. Great proximity to town of Nairn, near shops and restaurants, short walk to beach. Great communication from hosts. Our second visit and we will return later this year. Ground floor location with no stairs which makes access perfect.”

Sleeps 2

1 Deskford Cottages, Blairfield Road, Nairn, IV12 5NJ


Review: “The area was quiet though close to the amenities. The cottage garden was lovely to relax in after a day visiting local attractions. We would certainly book again if returning to the area and would recommend the cottage to friends and family.”

Sleeps 4

Email: deskfordcottages.nairn@hotmail.com

Tel: 07934 677195

Marine Road

2 double bedrooms. Furnished to high standard. Balcony & Double garage. Stunning views 200 yds from the sea.

Sleeps 4

Email: cassellssmith@btinternet.com

Tel: 07768537144

Albert Street, Nairn, IV12 4HE

Inverwick Cottage is ideally situated in the West End of Nairn being only 2 minutes walk from the beach, with sea views, a patio and parking. It is set in the grounds of Inverwick House

 

Sleeps 4

Victoria St, Nairn, IV12 4HH

Wee Corsee is a split-level flat. It has two bedrooms, one en-suite shower room, family bathroom with a shower over the bath and open plan living space with sofa bed. Decorated and furnished with high quality and comfortable furniture to ensure a wonderful, relaxing place to stay.

Sleeps 6

Email: weecorsee@yahoo.co.uk

Tel: 07951 099126

32 Society Street.

Traditional Seaside Cottage.
“Isla’s Cottage ” is in the heart of Fishertown. Sleeping 4 in 2 bedrooms, ideal for couples or small families, pets welcome.
Small cottage gardens with outdoor furniture and enclosed by fence. Private parking adjoins the property. Spacious open plan lounge, log burner, large ground floor shower room. Spiral staircase to attic sleeping area. Main bedroom and shower room on ground floor, so good level access.

Sleeps 4

Email: kandicottages@hotmail.com

Tel: 07796673431

4 Queen Street, Nairn.


This is a fabulous house in a great location. We travelled with a pensioner, three other adults and two teenagers and it suited everyone. The upstairs bedrooms (4 doubles) are all spacious and ensuite, and the downstairs single has a bathroom next door. There’s a spacious living room and dining room, and outside seating too. The kitchen is extremely well equipped.

Sleeps up to 8

Tel: 0787 603 2358

62 Seabank Road, Nairn, IV12 4HA

Seaview Lodge offers luxury accommodation for discerning holiday-makers! Stylishly decorated throughout in a colour palette of sea-spray blue and sand, it mirrors the jewel colours of the sea-side it overlooks. It has enclosed gardens at the front and to the rear, with off street parking.

 

Sleeps 8

Email: info@seaviewlodge.co.uk

Tel: 01667 451831

Thurlow Road, Nairn, IV12 4EZ

Originally built for the coachman for Monkland House, the Cottage now incorporates the original hayloft to provide spacious holiday accommodation. The Cottage offers the best in luxury self-catering accommodation, sleeping up to 6 people in 3 sumptuous bedrooms, large open plan kitchen, lounge with log burning stove and dining area. It is also attached to the original stables creating a private, sheltered courtyard ideal for outdoor dining.

Sleeps 6

Tel: 01667 452708

15A Simpson Street, Nairn, IV12 4NT

The cottage is located in one of the tiny winding streets that Fishertown is noted for, yet it has its own parking and even a little courtyard area at the side. Provides the best of modern living whilst retaining its original charm and ambience, such as thick stone walls. The main living area is open plan, with a separate kitchen, which is compact yet bright and modern, with built-in units and very well equipped, and a split stable door gives access to the wee garden. There is also a handy ground floor wet room. Winding cottage stairs lead up to the landing. The double bedroom on the first floor has a king-size bed and a TV, and an adjoining room acts as a dressing room, with extra space for hanging clothes and general storage.

Sleeps 2

Email: seathistle15@gmail.com

Tel: 07875 503593

14 Park Street, Nairn, IV12 4PL


Review: “The property was very good this was the second time we stayed. It was clean and a great location for the beach and getting into the main road to go out and about. Short walk as well to the Town Centre. Has great heating, bedrooms and if needed cooking facilities. There are so many good restaurants nearby we didn’t cook much”

Sleeps 8

Pet friendly

Email: trevor.munro@gforces.co.uk

Tel: 07590 962508

26 Union Street, Nairn, IV12 4PS

Review: “Charming, clean, traditional cottage in a wonderful, quiet location, with a lovely garden to sit in. Just minutes from the beach and the High Street”

 

Sleeps 4

Email: seashell.cottage.nairn@gmail.com

Tel: 07789 844084

51 Park Street , Fishertown, Nairn, IV12 4PP

West Beach Cottage is located in the historic Fishertown Conservation area of Nairn. Comfortably sleeping 6 the cottage has been modernised and redecorated recently. It is located only 100m from miles of beautiful sandy beach. 

Sleeps 6

Tel: 07763241482

2 Manse Road, Nairn, IV12 4RN

The Cottar House is a comfortable, well-equipped, 4 Star detached Cottage in Nairn, offering Self-Catering accommodation for two people on the ground floor with level access, open all year round.

Sleeps 2

Email: info@cottarhouse.co.uk

Tel: 01667 455137

5 Simpson Street, Nairn, IV12 4NT


Review: “I travelled with my partner and 16 month old daughter and another couple with their 4 month old baby and golden retriever. it was a perfect size for us all. The location was also excellent. also the host was wonderful, she went out our way to make sure we had a good stay!”

Sleeps 6

Pet friendly

Douglas Street, Nairn, IV12 4DJ

Ground floor apartment is disability friendly.

Review: “Comfortable, cosy and a great base to explore Nairn. It was clean comfortable and had all the bits and bobs (kitchen items such as tin foil and dishwasher tablets etc) you needed to make it a lovely stay.”

Sleeps 2-4

Email: bookings@millerhenderson.com

Links View self-catering flat, Marine Road.

Fabulous flat next to the Beach, Splash Pool Playground, Cricket Pitch, close to Golf courses and places to eat, yet quiet and comfy.

Sleeps 4.

Click address for website.

Email: Info@Linksview.scot

Tel: 07967 019 906

14 Newton Gate, Nairn.


A spacious detached bungalow located in a quiet, leafy cul-de-sac, near the centre of Nairn. Comfortable, traditional style accommodation for up to 5 people, in 3 bedrooms. Bedroom 1: has a “zip and link” which can be a double bed/2 singles.
Large, bright living room, with dining area, and a sun-lounge beyond, looking out on to the garden. TV, DVD player, & WiFi. There is a fully equipped kitchen and gas central heating throughout. Bathroom has WC, bath and separate shower.

Sleeps 5

Tel: 01667 451325

Lochloy, Nairn.


Ard Na Mara is situated in a quiet residential area in the suburbs of Nairn, within minutes of the two championship golf courses. This beautiful house is a newly refurbished, detached, spacious two storey that comfortably sleeps 8 with a travel cot available on request.

Sleeps 8

Email: ardnamara@outlook.com

Tel: 07595 977 445

A traditional seaside cottage. Small yet perfectly formed, a step away from the High Street. The cottage has been fully renovated in which included fitting a new kitchen and restoring the original floor boards. Cosy central heating.

Welcomes one well behaved pet. Ideal for solo travellers, but not children.

Sleeps 2

Email: kandicottages@hotmail.com

Tel: 07796673431

34 Shore Street, Nairn.
Review: “What a beautiful place to stay with the beach and harbour literally right on the doorstep. The cottage is clean and well presented and features an updated family shower room. It also has off road parking.
The location is child friendly so ideal for any family to relax.”

Sleeps 6

Pet friendly

Email: lyda@dolphinviewcottage.co.uk

Tel: +61 425 065 168 (sms)