Welcome to Pier Brae

Luxurious newly decorated cottage with sea views from house and garden. Beside harbour and seven miles of beach in the historic town of Burghead. Burghead is built on a Peninsula with a sandy beach on one side, a rocky beach on the other side and a Viewpoint Tower right on the tip which is a renowned spot for dolphin spotting. Coastal path and forest for walking and cycling. Pubs and restaurant a couple of minutes walk away.

Our Facilities


Beautiful detached stone built cottage sleeping eight people.
Large walled garden with off street parking for two cars.
Quality furnishings and fittings with underfloor heating throughout the ground floor and central heating upstairs.
Oak wooden flooring on ground floor apart from Utility room and Shower room which are tiled.
New, luxury soft carpeting fitted upstairs.
Two twin bedrooms downstairs.
Upstairs there are two double bedrooms (one en-suite) and a family bathroom with a large shower cubicle and a corner bath.
One of the double bedrooms has a feature porthole window looking out to sea.
Kitchen/diner with Range cooker and Belfast sink.
Large Utility/Boot room with wet floor Shower room off, boot rack and coat hooks.
Wood burning stove in sitting room to cosy up to on cooler days with logs available from our outside log store.
Plenty of games, CDs, books and DVDs. Sony Audio System with Bluetooth, CD player, USB playback and DAB Radio.

When will you come and stay?


On warmer days, when you have had enough of the seven miles of beach, open up the kitchen patio doors and make use of our large patio area with garden furniture and a barbecue. Sit and relax and enjoy the beautiful sea view. You may see dolphins, seals or even a whale. The combination of the wonderful situation of this house plus the fact that it is equipped to a very high standard makes it a very special place that we know you will enjoy as much as we do.

Local Area

Burghead, a peaceful coastal village on the shores of the Moray Firth in the north east Scotland. Come and visit the Burghead Visitor Centre taking visitors through the history of the area from about 400AD to the present time, learn about the Pictish Burghhead Fort, visit the Dark Age Burghead Well.

Outdoor Activities

Pierbrae Self Catering Walking

Pierbrae Self Catering Boots Filled Walking

There are many lovely forest and coastal walks around Burghead and Lossiemouth.

Pierbrae Self Catering Golf

Pierbrae Self Catering Boots Golf Ball Filled Golf

The North East of Scotland offers many golf courses, several great little courses a short drive away.

Pierbrae Self Catering Cycling

Pierbrae Self Catering Cycling Road Cycling

There are many great cyling routes around Moray, whether you cycle on or off road.

What Previous Guests Say...

Wonderful location, well equipped and beautiful accommodation. We will be back in another season.

Mrs Beal

Another fantastic holiday in Burghead!! Weather was amazing, sea sparkling.

Mrs McIntyre

We all enjoyed the space and comfort of this lovely house. Beautiful sea views.

Bunger Family