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Holiday Homes in the Shetland Islands

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Find the perfect remote holiday letting on the Shetland Islands

Located off the north coast of Scotland, the Shetland Islands have a character all their own. Part Scottish, part Viking, the islands have a fascinating history – and there are lots of rural holiday cottages for visitors who want some peace and quiet.

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Holiday rentals with wifi

Whether it's for working remotely or streaming your favourite shows, internet access can be an indispensable amenity when it comes to choosing a holiday home. Check out HomeToGo's range of holiday lettings with WiFi in the Shetland Islands and enjoy a fast and reliable internet connection during your stay.

Chalet  Scalloway
14 Sept - 21 Sept
£120 per night
Chalet ∙ 4 guests ∙ 2 bedrooms

Chalet in Scalloway with Garden + Harbor View

4.7
Excellent (17 ratings)
Scalloway, Shetland Islands, United Kingdom
Internet
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Apartment  Levenwick
7 Sept - 14 Sept
£134 per night
Apartment ∙ 2 guests ∙ 1 bedroom

Flat in Levenwick with Barbecue & Sauna + Panoramic Views

5.0
Outstanding (4 ratings)
Levenwick, Shetland Islands, United Kingdom
Internet
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Apartment  Lerwick
23 Dec - 30 Dec
-17%
£114
£95 per night
Apartment ∙ 4 guests ∙ 2 bedrooms

Flat in Lerwick with Private Patio

5.0
Outstanding (21 ratings)
Lerwick, Shetland Islands, United Kingdom
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Apartments and holiday lettings with a kitchen

Looking for self-catering accommodation in the Shetland Islands? Find the perfect letting for you with our selection of Shetland Islands holiday rentals with kitchens. Well-appointed and equipped with plenty of cooking appliances, these holiday homes are great for self-catered stays.

Private room  Whiteness
14 Sept - 21 Sept
£78 per night
Private room ∙ 2 guests ∙ 1 bedroom

Private Room in Whiteness with Garden & Terrace

4.0
Very good (5 ratings)
Whiteness, Shetland Islands, United Kingdom
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Apartment  Lerwick
6 Jul - 13 Jul
£115 per night
Apartment ∙ 2 guests ∙ 1 bedroom

Wonderful Flat in Lerwick

4.9
Outstanding (24 ratings)
Lerwick, Shetland Islands, United Kingdom
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Apartment  Lerwick
3 Aug - 10 Aug
£161 per night
Apartment ∙ 4 guests ∙ 2 bedrooms

Flat in Lerwick

5.0
Outstanding (26 ratings)
Lerwick, Shetland Islands, United Kingdom
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Holiday homes and cottages with a garden

Aiming to enjoy time outside during your stay in the Shetland Islands? Book a holiday home with a garden for your trip. See our range of accommodation with gardens and find a holiday rental today - al-fresco dining, lawn games and outdoor fun with friends, family and pets await!

Chalet  Scalloway
19 Oct - 26 Oct
£120 per night
Chalet ∙ 8 guests ∙ 1 bedroom

Chalet in Scalloway with Garden

4.8
Outstanding (20 ratings)
Scalloway, Shetland Islands, United Kingdom
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House  Sandwick
19 Oct - 26 Oct
£115 per night
House ∙ 4 guests ∙ 2 bedrooms

Holiday Home in Sandwick with Garden + Good View

5.0
Outstanding (6 ratings)
Sandwick, Shetland Islands, United Kingdom
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Apartment  Cunningsburgh
19 Oct - 26 Oct
£115 per night
Apartment ∙ 4 guests ∙ 2 bedrooms

Flat in Cunningsburgh with Garden + Beautiful Views

4.4
Very good (5 ratings)
Cunningsburgh, Shetland Islands, United Kingdom
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Bed and breakfast Lerwick
24 Aug - 31 Aug
-23%
£133
£102 per night
Bed and breakfast ∙ 3 guests ∙ 1 bedroom

Bed And Breakfast in Lerwick

4.2
Very good
Lerwick, Shetland Islands, United Kingdom
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House Haroldswick
19 Oct - 26 Oct
-59%
£278
£114 per night
House ∙ 6 guests ∙ 3 bedrooms

Holiday Home in Haroldswick with Garden + Superb Views

4.9
Outstanding (16 ratings)
Haroldswick, Shetland Islands, United Kingdom
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House Lerwick
10 Sept - 17 Sept
-18%
£569
£468 per night
House ∙ 6 guests ∙ 4 bedrooms

House in Lerwick with Terrace

5.0
Outstanding (2 ratings)
Lerwick, Shetland Islands, United Kingdom
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You can choose from 297 great accommodation options from 8 holiday letting websites in Shetland Islands, with nightly prices starting at £50. By comparing these different offers, HomeToGo brings you the lowest prices as well as the most popular lettings in Shetland Islands.

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Apartment Levenwick
16 Sept - 23 Sept
£157 per night
Apartment ∙ 2 guests ∙ 1 bedroom

Flat in Levenwick with Private Balcony + Panoramic Views

5.0
Outstanding (2 ratings)
Levenwick, Shetland Islands, United Kingdom
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Apartment Virkie
10 Aug - 17 Aug
£132 per night
Apartment ∙ 2 guests ∙ 1 bedroom

Flat in Virkie

Virkie, Shetland Islands, United Kingdom
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Apartment Lerwick
10 Aug - 17 Aug
£115 per night
Apartment ∙ 2 guests ∙ 1 bedroom

Flat in Lerwick

5.0
Outstanding (31 ratings)
Lerwick, Shetland Islands, United Kingdom
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Apartment Levenwick
17 Jan - 24 Jan
£158 per night
Apartment ∙ 2 guests ∙ 1 bedroom

Holiday Apartment in Levenwick with Sauna + Panoramic Views

5.0
Outstanding (2 ratings)
Levenwick, Shetland Islands, United Kingdom
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Apartment Hamnavoe
22 Dec - 29 Dec
£81 per night
Apartment ∙ 2 guests ∙ 1 bedroom

Wonderful Holiday Apartment in Hamnavoe

5.0
Outstanding (31 ratings)
Hamnavoe, Shetland Islands, United Kingdom
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Apartment Lerwick
17 Jan - 24 Jan
£114 per night
Apartment ∙ 4 guests ∙ 1 bedroom

Flat in Lerwick

Lerwick, Shetland Islands, United Kingdom
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Chalet Scalloway
31 Aug - 7 Sept
£108 per night
Chalet ∙ 4 guests ∙ 2 bedrooms

Chalet in Scalloway with Garden

4.7
Excellent
Scalloway, Shetland Islands, United Kingdom
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Apartment Levenwick
13 Sept - 20 Sept
£126 per night
Apartment ∙ 2 guests ∙ 1 bedroom

Flat in Levenwick + Panoramic Views

5.0
Outstanding (28 ratings)
Levenwick, Shetland Islands, United Kingdom
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Apartment Levenwick
1 Feb - 8 Feb
£149 per night
Apartment ∙ 2 guests ∙ 1 bedroom

Beautiful Flat in Levenwick + Unspoilt Views

4.9
Outstanding (24 ratings)
Levenwick, Shetland Islands, United Kingdom
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Budget-friendly Holiday Homes in the Shetland Islands

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Bed and breakfast Lerwick
17 Jan - 24 Jan
£115 per night
Bed and breakfast ∙ 3 guests ∙ 3 bedrooms

Bed & Breakfast in Lerwick

Lerwick, Shetland Islands, United Kingdom
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House Hamnavoe
21 Sept - 28 Sept
£188 per night
House ∙ 7 guests ∙ 4 bedrooms

House in Hamnavoe with Garden

Hamnavoe, Shetland Islands, United Kingdom
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Apartment Lerwick
22 Dec - 29 Dec
£123 per night
Apartment ∙ 4 guests ∙ 1 bedroom

Holiday Apartment in Lerwick

4.9
Outstanding (8 ratings)
Lerwick, Shetland Islands, United Kingdom
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Top-Rated Lettings and Properties in the Shetland Islands

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Apartment Lerwick
3 Aug - 10 Aug
£161 per night
Apartment ∙ 4 guests ∙ 2 bedrooms

Holiday Apartment in Lerwick

5.0
Outstanding (22 ratings)
Lerwick, Shetland Islands, United Kingdom
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House Lerwick
19 Oct - 26 Oct
£132 per night
House ∙ 4 guests ∙ 2 bedrooms

Holiday Home in Lerwick with Free Parking

4.8
Outstanding (10 ratings)
Lerwick, Shetland Islands, United Kingdom
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Bed and breakfast Lerwick
31 Aug - 7 Sept
£86 per night
Bed and breakfast ∙ 3 guests ∙ 1 bedroom

Lovely Bed And Breakfast in Lerwick + Harbour Views

4.5
Excellent
Lerwick, Shetland Islands, United Kingdom
Free cancellation
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Popular holiday rental amenities in the Shetland Islands

  • Pet-friendly (9)
  • WiFi (259)
  • Parking (1)
  • Balcony/patio (38)
  • Fireplace (13)
  • TV (233)
  • Kitchen (90)
  • Washing machine (100)
  • Garden (117)
  • Pool (10)
  • Microwave (73)
  • Dishwasher (37)

Use the filters above to search for and discover the perfect letting fitting your preferences among all of the rentals available in Shetland Islands. Our data highlights that Internet and TV are the most frequently provided features in Shetland Islands. It is also possible to look for a holiday letting if you want a letting with a sauna , as 6 of the properties there include Sauna.

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Accommodation options for your holiday in the Shetland Islands

32 of the 383 available properties in Shetland Islands are apartment rentals. They account for more than half of the property types in this destination (50.79%). The average rental fee for apartment rentals is £179 per night, with an average size of 60 m². Furthermore, most apartment rentals in Shetland Islands are able to host groups of 3, which makes Shetland Islands an ideal holiday spot for couples and small groups. If you would like to book a different type of property, you may want to check a cottage, which is the second most available style of accommodation in Shetland Islands. Cottage in Shetland Islands are 77 m² on average, with prices averaging £97 per night.
What is the weather like in the Shetland Islands?
The omnipresent greenery, beautiful sandy beaches and breathtaking cliffs encourage walking and all kinds of physical activity. The mild climate here is conducive to frequent excursions, including cycling, as there is no shortage of smooth roads. The islands are also an ideal place for anglers, you can rent a boat for sea fishing. Shetland cottages, as well as Shetland apartments are a fantastic way to stay during your vacation. You can take full advantage of all the facilities offered. Sports in the islands are primarily golf. There is no shortage of extraordinary courses designed for golf, which offer magnificent panoramic views. In summer you will witness white nights, during which the sun almost never sets.

The nearby sea is also an ideal place for diving. Very good visibility and underwater landscapes with shipwrecks, caves and cliffs are an extraordinary attraction for photographers and lovers of unusual sights. The water is cool, but not as cold as in other places at this latitude. The excellent location of the comfortable Shetland apartments and Shetland cottages will allow you to take full advantage of all available attractions. If you are looking for thrills and adrenaline, you can choose to go sea kayaking. The surrounding scenery with deserted beaches and extremely charming nature will surely stay in your memory for a long time.

If you spend your vacation eagerly on interesting islands, we also recommend our comfortable Isle of Man holiday cottages, apartments the Outer Hebrides.
What are the best nightlife spots in the Shetland Islands?

Folk music and the Northern Lights

Though the Shetland Islands may be remote, Shetlanders still know how to have a good time. Even the smallest villages have a local pub, which is the heart of the community. Stop in to see folk musicians playing traditional Scottish music. The islands also host several musical events, including the Shetland Folk Festival and the Accordion and Fiddle Festival. The Shetland Islands are one of the best places in the UK to spot the beautiful Northern Lights phenomena, which are at their peak during the winter.

Where are the unique attractions in the Shetland Islands?

Shetland's prehistoric and Viking history

The Shetland Islands were home to some very early settlements, and there are many ancient villages that you can visit today. Jarlshof and Old Scatness are particularly outstanding – Jarlshof is home to a fascinating visitor centre for those who want to learn more about Bronze and Iron Age Shetland. The northernmost of the Shetland Islands, Unst, is home to many former Viking settlements. Excavated by archaeologists, they are now open to visitors.

What are the best events and festivals in the Shetland Islands?

Up Helly Aa winter celebration

The Shetland Islands host Up Helly Aa, a unique celebration that marks the end of the Yuletide season. Every February, in Lerwick and nine other Shetland villages, groups of costumed men roam the streets with torches of fire. The celebration culminates in the burning of a Viking longship, and the subsequent party lasts throughout the night, with music, dancing, and whisky.

Information about holiday rentals in the Shetland Islands

🏡 Holiday homes available 297 rentals
💳 Discounts available up to 55%
🌙 Nightly prices from £50
⭐ Popular amenities Pets allowed, Internet and Parking

Frequently Asked Questions

How many accommodation are available to book in the Shetland Islands?

There are 297 holiday rentals from 8 different providers on offer in the Shetland Islands.

What is the most searched holiday apartment amenity in the Shetland Islands?

When choosing a holiday apartment in the Shetland Islands, consider looking for a place with Pets allowed, Internet, or Parking, which are the three most popular amenities for this destination.

What is the perfect time to travel to Shetland Islands?

June and May are the driest months in Shetland Islands.

How do I find deals on holiday homes in the Shetland Islands?

You can find fabulous discounts on holiday homes in the Shetland Islands with the nightly price of a rental starting at just £50 - and HomeToGo has introduced a range of filters that make it easy to see the top deals. When choosing the dates for your holiday, you can use HomeToGo's flexible dates technology to scan for great value timings and get discounts of as much as 55%. Moreover, HomeToGo's 'distance from' filter makes it easy to see hidden treasure holiday rentals in great value, under-the-radar locales which are still near to the area of your choice, whether that's the coastline, a swimming lake, winter sports area or town centre. Start searching with time to spare to make the most of good availability and top discounts - and do so without worries by utilising HomeToGo's 'free cancellation' filter when using the website or app.

What are the pros of finding a holiday letting in the Shetland Islands with HomeToGo?

From increased privacy away from the crowds to more space for relaxing with your travel companions, holiday homes in the Shetland Islands have a wide range of advantages. HomeToGo provides genuine ratings from verified visitors, and searching is secure, simple, and hassle-free - so with 297 offers from 8 providers in the region, you're sure to find the ideal type of accommodation with the amenities and features to suit you in the Shetland Islands.

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