Top 10 Airbnb Vacation Rentals In Durness, United Kingdom - Updated 2022

airbnb durness

Set in the northwestern side of Scotland, Durness is a charming little village in the UK that charms tourists who wish to escape life in the concrete jungle. Its gorgeous natural wonders contribute to its charm, offering its visitors breathtaking sceneries, pleasant fresh air, and an abundance of outdoor opportunities. Go for a swim in Kyle of Durness or Balnakeil Bay and bask in the warmth of the sun all day long. Explore the sea cave, called Smoo Cave, and be enchanted. In the mood for an afternoon picnic? Go to Sango Bay Viewpoint and witness the breathtaking nature views in the area. For your accommodation needs, browse through this list of Airbnb vacation rentals in Durness, United Kingdom.

1. Charming cabin with modern amenities (from USD 296)

Tucked in nature, this townhouse is one of the most dreamy Airbnbs in Durness. It offers serene surroundings, picturesque views, and close proximity to the beach, where one can play all day and bask in the warmth of the sun. It welcomes up to four guests, and pets are allowed to stay, as well. This accommodation features two bedrooms, an open-plan kitchen with a breakfast nook, a sunny living room with a Smart TV, and a pristine bathroom with bespoke fittings. Plus, parking space is complimentary to guests.

The Cabin @ Mackay's
Durness, Sutherland, United Kingdom
2 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire cabin 3 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
the location and the cabin are a must see and stay outstanding in every way we will be back
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2. Cozy nest with a view (from USD 228)

Wake up to picture-perfect views of the sea every day of your Durness vacation when you make this Airbnb your holiday home. It is a charming vacation rental with a romantic atmosphere, perfect for couples on a honeymoon. It can also be a sanctuary for solo travelers on an artist’s retreat. This studio haven features a cozy bed, an ensuite bath, a well-equipped kitchen, and a relaxing deck. Guests may also bring their pets to this beautiful rental.

THE BOTHAN - unique Tiny House @ Mackay's
Durness, Scotland, United Kingdom
12 reviews  Wifi Available
Tiny house 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
great place with a fantastic view and a cosy vibe very comfy bed and lovely environment to relax read
balnakeil bay was only a 20 min walk away which made it even better
fiona’s place is absolutely amazing
it’s just behind the local shop parking right at the door and easily accessible
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3. Gorgeous room in an 18th-century lodge (from USD 250)

Boasting tastefully curated furnishings, this room is nestled in an 18th-century lodge. The property boasts gorgeous mid-century-modern-inspired interiors that make guests feel an authentic coastal holiday, luxuriously. The room is chic and cozy with storage space and an ensuite bath with a glass walk-in shower. Guests have access to common spaces in the lodge, including a gorgeous lounge area with sophisticated furniture and the dining room. The cherry on top is this accommodation’s scenic view of Smoo Cave.

Smoo Lodge B&B - Ceannabeinne, Durness
Durness, Scotland, United Kingdom
36 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Private room in residential home 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the host welcomed us with coffee and chocolates and breakfast is also of a high standard
the welcome tea is delicious the dinning room is worm the music also makes us calm
the house and the room were perfect
the lounge and dining room were beautifully furnished too
the bed was so comfortable and the breakfast was amazing
very clean easy access and a great place to stay
room was very clean merlin was very friendly and welcoming
our room was clean modern and everything worked as it should
everywhere was immaculately clean and all details were carefully put together
the room is very comfortable and sparkling clean
your hosts are approachable and helpful
very welcoming and informative hosts
helpful suggestions for dinner
would certainly recommend as merlin and his wife were excellent hosts
great home to stay in merlin is a fabulous host that makes you very welcome and provides wonderful information
great location for smoo cave trip too
beautiful b&b in a fantastic location
good location; short drive to ferry to cape wrath walking distence to beach and smoo cave
smoo lodge is a great place to stay during a scotland trip
we were impressed by the new dry stone wall in the car park area
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4. Modern hut with with lovely views (from USD 142)

Nestled in Aiden House bed and breakfast, this Airbnb vacation rental is a charming bespoke countryside hut that welcomes two guests, perfect for lovers on a romantic holiday in Durness. It is a cozy, rustic dwelling, packed with a gorgeous double bed with luxurious beddings, a spotless bathroom with a walk-in shower, a fully equipped modern kitchen, and a dining set for two with a view. Plus, it has a sun deck with furniture, making for a lovely place to unwind while downing some drinks and marveling at the picture-perfect nature views.

Acacia shepherd hut @ Aiden House B&B, Durness
Durness, Scotland, United Kingdom
82 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Shepherd's hut 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
well kitted our great shower room very comfortable - with absolutely breathtaking views
very stylish and very comfortable and well equipped - a luxury shepherd's hut with a fabulous view
very clean and well kept
it was very clean and had everything we needed
the hut was very clean with everything you could need
the place was nice and clean
very clean all mod cons provided
alexandra is the best host
hosts were very welcoming and full of good local tips
alexandra was a perfect host combining the right level of attentiveness and privacy
alex was very communicative and responsive and checking in was easy
hosts were welcoming and nice and attention to details were great
excellent location esp golf course
beautiful location for a dramatic sunrise near the cliffs; very pastoral (rabbits hopping around the backyard)
alexandra was very welcoming and helpful offering information about local walks and how to reach cape wrath
the hut was beautiful and in a perfect location
a little bit of luxury in a beautiful rural location
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5. Newly renovated townhouse in the heart of Durness (from USD 189)

Set right in the heart of Durness, this townhouse allows easy access to the town. It is near shops and dining spots, as well as must-see beaches. Almost everything about this Airbnb is brand new as it was recently renovated. It features three bedrooms, two bathrooms, an adorable pastel-colored kitchen with high-end appliances, a sunny living room, and a covered patio with lovely furniture and stunning garden views. Plus, it has a vacant garage, ideal for storage or motorbike parking.

The Wallaby's
Durness, Scotland, United Kingdom
20 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire residential home 4 Beds 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
very comfortable and warm would definitely recommend to anyone looking for somewhere in this wonderful part of scotland
very clean and excellent communication with the host
excellent facilities and everything was spotlessly clean
a wonderfully comfortable place in a great location whatever the weather
sango bay also within very easy walking distance
the location is ideal for visiting the beautiful beaches and other attractions along the northern coastline including smoo caves
a great cottage and location
easy to walk to many of the local attractions and a good base for exploring a bit wider
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6. Period stone house with WiFi (from USD 101)

Are you looking for an authentic Durness holiday? Book this period stone house that is full of character. It nestles on the northern side of the village, where the beautiful beaches are a stone’s throw away. Parking is provided for guests, convenient for tourists with service vehicles. This accommodation might look quaint but don’t be fooled. It is packed with modern amenities, such as WiFi facilities, a flat-screen TV for indoor entertainment, a wood burner, and a fully equipped kitchen with an oven and a refrigerator. Guests can expect two cozy bedrooms, three beds, and a private bathroom.

Cranstackie, A Traditional Highland Cottage
24 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire cottage 3 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
donald was communicative & helpful- cheers for having us
perfect location for a few days by the sea
in a great location for exploring the local area
super clean cosy and comfortable in a great location with only a minutes walk to the beach
really hope to come back to this lovely place again
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7. Centrally located dwelling close to shops and beaches (from USD 102)

Centrally located in Durness, this Airbnb vacation rental is perfect for tourists who like sightseeing, shopping, and dining. Shops, eateries, stunning beaches, and the famous Smoo Cave are all within arm’s reach from this humble abode. Up to six guests are welcome, making it ideal for families or groups of friends. It houses three bedrooms, four beds, a kitchen with cookware and cutlery, and a private bathroom. Plus, it has a living room with a TV where guests can spend lazy afternoons.

Durness, Scotland, United Kingdom
290 reviews
Entire bungalow 2 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
00pm and has good wifi
simple addition of wifi would make this the perfect stay
we particularly enjoyed having our meals at the dining room table which had a sea view
it’s a comfortable home with everything you need for self-catering would definitely stay again
it was very clean and well equipped
cleanliness was 10/10 and the bed was very comfortable
the place is very clean and cozy
the house is quite big and everything was clean and comfortable
very comfortable clean and well-appointed place
angela was a great host
angela's place was lovely and she was a great host
angela was a very accommodating and responsive host
helpful instructions left by owner in the kitchen on house and nearby amenities
fast and friendly comms from angela
the location is superb
excellent location in the village
wonderful location right in the heart of durness
this a great location in durness
lovely location-right in the centre of the village near the shop
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8. Four-bedroom vacation rental for eight (from USD 176)

Treat yourself and your loved ones to a relaxing holiday in Durness and book this roomy vacation rental for a worry-free vacation experience. It is a beautifully furnished haven with expansive windows, inviting in lots of natural light. Four bedrooms, three baths, and a sunny lounge with outside views await guests. Besides those, this Airbnb features a contemporary kitchen where guests can craft their specialty fares as well as two dining sets and laundry facilities. WiFi is another bonus.

Foinaven House
17 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire residential home 6 Beds 8 Guests 4 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 8

Top guest reviews
spacious house ideal for familieswell equipped ideal location for the areahome from home feel
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9. Affordable accommodation with sea views (from USD 115)

Looking for affordable and cozy accommodations in Durness? You might want to check out this lovely room rental with a queen-size bed and sea views. It is cozy and modern. The room is also equipped with a seating area, a drawer, and an ensuite bath with a walk-in shower. A delicious breakfast is prepared for guests in the dining area, every day of their stay. WiFi is provided for added convenience, as well as free parking on the premises.

Aiden House B&B, Durness (room 1)
Durness, Scotland, United Kingdom
72 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Private room in residential home 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
super views from all around the property particularly from the room
great room with plenty of space
lovely b&b with high quality spacious room and excellent breakfast
we were very delighted with our room and the views from it
our room on the 1st floor was great and spacious
our room was huge and spotless and breakfast delicious
the rooms are spacious clean and comfortable
lovely place the rooms are very clean and very well decorated
very clean felt safe with good covid-19 rules - no issues
great host very clean and an excellent cooked breakfast
alexandra is a welcoming and gracious host
very warm and friendly space and host
such a great host and a lovely abode
alexandra is super friendly and has made sure her guesthouse is completely safe for all guests
fantastic host who even during covid restrictions provides a safe and welcoming environment
great location near stunning beach delicious breakfast thank you
the breakfast is excellent if required a small shop and restaurant are nearby
this is a lovely location with wonderful crafts and beach on the doorstep
great location food & hospitality
amazing location service and hospitality
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10. Pet-friendly guesthouse close to the beach (from USD 108)

This guesthouse is a fully equipped abode perfect for a small family of four. It is a charming retreat that welcomes kids and pets. Guests can expect two bedrooms, three beds, and a sparklingly clean bathroom with towels and toiletries. More so, it features a sleek open-plan living room, a kitchen with a refrigerator and an oven, and a dining set. This Airbnb comes with free WiFi access. Topping it all off is a lovely garden with a sun deck and a sauna. Most of the attractions in Durness are close to this location, including the beach.

Holiday House with garden and sauna
Durness, United Kingdom
760 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire residential home 3 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
lovely accommodation with comfortable living area and great amenities for self catering
no tv reception but there’s a great dvd collection with plenty of up to date films
was so lovely to have an evening with no tv
very clean and warm inside
lovely clean comfy and amazing location
lovely cosy clean place to stay
apartment was very clean
the apartment was clean and fully equipped
fab host kept well informed
host was very welcoming and was around to answer any questions
from the moment we arrived philipp was a wonderful host
philipp was a great host of his lovely little holiday home
philipp was a great host
the location in the craft village is special
cosy and comfortable amazing location
great location to explore the north coast
location was ideal for us as it was close to the beach and so very quiet
a stylish property in a great location
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Experience a relaxing holiday in Durness

Durness is a charming village and a popular getaway destination in Scotland. It offers stunning paradise-like natural wonders and outdoor activities that you won’t be able to do in big cities. Plus, the countryside air and the picturesque views on this side of the country are incomparable. Plan a holiday in Durness and book accommodation perfect for you. Refer to this list of top Airbnb vacation rentals in Durness, United Kingdom.

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