Islay bird watching holidays
If you are looking for birdwatching holidays in Scotland then there is no better location than the island of Islay. Here at Islay Cottages, we offer superb accommodation where you can spot a variety of species from your own doorstep…
To book, look at the 'Availability Page' here on our website and check your chosen accommodation is free. You can then check our tariffs here to see what each property costs in the relevant year to when you want to book. Then fill in the online booking form on this page or contact us here by email. Or you can book by telephone on 07880 706356 or 01496 850382.
Birdwatching holidays on Islay in Scotland
Are you looking for birdwatching holidays in Scotland? Then why not come along to the island of Islay for an unforgettable break? Islay is famous for its birds and wildlife, and here at Islay Cottages, we offer the option of guided birding trips or self-guided walking holidays. The stunning island of Islay boasts some of the best birdwatching in Scotland. With over 100 species present on the island, year-round, it is an ideal destination for the avid bird watcher. From eider ducks to golden eagles, Islay has it all.
A huge variety of bird species
Our little Island is renowned across Europe for our enormous variety of birdlife – home to numerous species of raptors. On any typical birding tour, you may well see eagles and hen/cock harriers. And don’t let the weather chase you away… Winter is one of the most beautiful times to visit! From October onwards the skeins of barnacle and white-fronted geese also arrive creating spectacular winter flights in the morning and evening.Book Now
Each of our Islay self-catering holiday cottages offers island maps and routes to help you make the most of your stay. Our team is also always on hand should you need any further guidance or help on your birding excursions.
Accommodation options vary from group holidays for up to 10 people at our luxurious Kilchoman House, to a cosy little cottage sleeping up to 4 people, complete with log fire at Kilchoman Cottages. Here you can snuggle up with an Islay dram or two when you return from a busy day of bird watching. You can find out more about the Islay birdlife bere and on our Facebook page. You can also use this interactive map to help you plan your trip.Book Now
What’s included in your stay:
- Cosy self-catering accommodation
- Free WiFi
- Free parking
- 5-minute walk from the beach
- An abundance of wildlife on your doorstep
Book your birdwatching holiday in Scotland today!
Whether you want us to book you on a guided tour or you want to self-guide, you can call us on 07880 706 356 or email us through our online contact form here. You can also book online below by clicking the booking button. Be sure to quote BIRDWACTHING in the voucher code box on our online form or over the phone when booking. Book your birdwatching holiday in Scotland, on one of the most beautiful islands today.Book Now
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