If you’re looking for excellence from your luxury self-catering cottage holiday in Scotland, why not look for an award winning cottage or a 5 star rated property. These fantastic cottages are bound to suit your needs, boasting some of the best self-catering accommodation in the country, whether you’re looking for an environmentally friendly property or just one with high standards. Scotland even has Green tourism awards which have been devised to recognise properties that take their environmental responsibilities seriously. You can receive a gold, silver or bronze award which represent 3 standards but all of which are commendable. Another notable award is the Scottish Thistle Award which celebrates excellence and innovation in Scottish Tourism. Click on the photos below to view more information about the awards each cottage has received.