Holiday homes Glencoe, Scotland – Discovery of the Scottish Highlands starts here
Glencoe in Scotland is a mountain valley that boasts some truly magnificent landscapes. The village is found on the southern bank of the River Coe, where it meets Loch Leven, a salt-water Loch. Staying in Glencoe holiday cottages is a special experience for travelers who appreciate stunning natural beauty and the rolling hilly landscapes that characterise this glorious country, and indeed the Scottish Highlands. Self-catering holiday homes in Glencoe are a popular choice for serious hill-walkers, rock climbers, and even ice climbers who want to freely explore this magnificent Scottish landscape independently.
Exhilerating countryside in Glencoe, Scotland
Glencoe was once home to Hamish MacInnes, a Scottish inventor who revolutionised mountain climbing as a sport. This area of Scotland is genuinely inspirational. Stay in holiday accommodation Glencoe, and you'll be staying in the same place Hagrid did in the Harry Potter film The Prizoner of Azkaban. Indeed, much of Scotland's gorgeous landscapes are used in the films. Glencoe also featured in the James Bond film Sky Fall. Aside from all that, it's definitely worth visiting the Glencoe and North Lorn local history museum. All amenities are within easy reach when staying in a Glencoe holiday cottage, including a village shop, Post Office and various eating establishments. Also, for your information, the Glencoe Mountain Rescue team is on hand should there be any problems.