Log in

Directory of Trade Suppliers

Take a look at our list of verified trade suppliers providing goods and services to self-catering businesses in Scotland. Many Trade Suppliers offer ASSC members exclusive benefits, log in to find out more.

126 Water for Whisky

Premium bottled water to compliment whisky

Your guests will love 126 Water For Whisky from Loch Ness. This premium bottled water comes in a gift presentation box which promotes provenance from Scotland. 126 Water is extracted, filtered and bottled in the Highlands of Scotland to compliment whisky.  This is the best water to add to your whisky. It’s what your dram has been waiting for!

Kenny Stewart | Partner


Adore Scotland

Property Management and Consultancy Services

Adore Scotland offers exclusive holiday let services to help you grow.
We are specialists in marketing luxury homes, providing services to reduce your admin work & deliver first-class guest services.
In our Adore Academy, we use coaching techniques, expertise and mindful support to help you succeed.



Airbnb was born in 2007 when two Hosts welcomed three guests to their San Francisco home, and has since grown to over 4 million Hosts who have welcomed 1.4 billion guest arrivals in almost every country across the globe. Every day, Hosts offer unique stays and experiences that make it possible for guests to connect with communities in a more authentic way.

Carl Thomson | Public Policy Manager



Awaze is the largest managed vacation rentals and holiday resorts business in Europe bringing together trusted travel brands including cottages.com, the UK’s leading provider of holiday cottages and luxury homes, and Hoseasons with its broad range of accommodation from parks and lodges to boats and cottages.


Ben Lomond Fire Risk Assessment & Safety Consultants

FIRE RISK ASSESSMENTS are now compulsory for Short Term Lets. Fire Safety-Fire fighting equipment and everything else in between! We can provide cost effective services to help you comply with everything required. Let us help you with you with your fire safety compliance and leave you to promote your business?

**Fire Risk Assessments

**Fire Safety Training & Consultancy

**Fire Extinguishers/equipment

**Required Signage

Lynn Nicolson Dodds | Assessor / Consultant


Best Scottish Cottages

Accommodation listing site showcasing the best places to stay in Scotland

 Find your next amazing place to stay on Scotland’s leading marketing platform showcasing the best places to stay in Scotland. We go off grid, under the radar & above the parapet to showcase the very “Best Scottish Cottages”, the unique the quirky, the hidden & the divine with no commission fees.

Alasdair Walker | Owner



Beyond revolutionizes revenue management for property managers & hosts. Our integrated system combines data insights, advanced dynamic pricing, & modern booking tools. Access proprietary market data, outperform competitors, & boost revenue up to 35% with the only system that utilizes real-time consumer search data to enrich our pricing algorithm and market intelligence.



Booking.com was founded in the Netherlands in 1996. It aims to bring together travellers from across the world with a wide range of accommodation and travel options, with short term accommodation an important and growing part of its business. Booking.com has offices in Edinburgh as well as Manchester (its UK HQ), London and Bristol.

Fiona MacConnacher | Public Affairs Manager, UK & Ireland


Property management and booking service

We believe ‘Experiences Matter’ so this is at the heart of everything we do. Our Property Management Software, Channel Manager, Template & Custom Websites are all designed to provide a great experience for your Owners, Guests and your Business. Register for a free trial, with no fees or contracts.

Kelly Odor


Boshers Ltd Holiday Home Insurance

Holiday Home Insurance Intermediary

When letting your holiday home to paying guests you’ll want insurance advice from specialists who understand your needs. Boshers Ltd have been providing insurance cover for holiday lets throughout the UK since 1990, accommodating listed buildings and most construction types, except thatch.



Breezeway’s award-winning property operations and experience platform helps coordinate, communicate, and verify detailed work at properties. Powering over 30M property care tasks, Breezeway helps thousands of short-term rental managers and hospitality operators increase operational efficiency, eliminate manual work, and boost service revenue.

Koryn Okey & Ashtyn Zussy


Brodies LLP

A Scottish law firm with national and international capability, Brodies has a reputation for uncompromising quality, expertise and innovation. With over 750 staff operating from our bases across Scotland, Brodies offers a talented team of lawyers that services virtually all sector in the UK economy.

Neil Collar | Head of Planning Law


Bunzl Rafferty Guest Amenities

Leading supplier of hospitality products, with a dedicated and experienced team who will astutely tailor the provision of quality products to meet your guests’ expectations at reasonable costs. Specialising in Guest Amenities, Bedroom & Bathroom Textiles and Capital Products for bedroom and public areas.

Lorraine Goodman | General Manager


Cavetta Consulting Limited

Capital Allowance

Cavetta Consulting – Scotland’s key capital allowances consultancy, founded in 2015. Our highly qualified and dedicated staff specialise in providing capital allowances and integral features claims, on purchases and refurbishments, for businesses with furnished holiday lettings in Scotland.

Alan Cadden | Director


Crabtree & Crabtree Lettings Limited

Are you looking to maximise your bookings? Get in touch to see how we can help you. Let your holiday cottage with cottages.com, the UK’s leading cottage letting company.


Web Design Agency

Creatomatic are a SuperControl Recommended Agency. We’ve developed an unbeatable integrated online booking system to suit self catering property agencies and owners of all shapes and sizes.

Our SuperControl powered websites generated over £10 million in direct booking revenue for our clients in ’21


Cumberland Building Society

Holiday Let Finance

Experts in Hospitality Mortgages – The Cumberland Building Society specialise in mortgages for the tourism and hospitality sector. If you’re thinking of buying a new property or switching your existing mortgage to save money on your mortgage, we could help.


Decotex Limited

Services & Supplies 

We import and manufacture towels, linen, duvets, pillows, slippers and mattress protection.  With our buying power we can offer massive savings to ASSC members.

Tony Spiers | National Sales


Discover Scotland


Discover Scotland is one of the original Self Catering Pioneers with the business tracing its roots back to 1982 with the production of it’s first brochure. We remain at the forefront of Scottish Self Catering and act as Agents for owners across all of the country.


DM Hall

Chartered Surveyors

We can help you with home reports and all other industry recognised valuations. Additional services include: business sales, building surveying and a team of rural property specialists. Details of many other services are available on our Partner for Business Listing

Caroline Wayte | Marketing Manager


Dog Friendly Scotland

Dog Friendly Scotland is a holiday rental platform for independent holiday home providers. We make it super easy for owners wishing to take their dogs on holiday, as all our listings are 100% dog friendly. We don’t charge commission fees and guests don’t pay booking fees. Win-Win!

We welcome all ASSC members to sign up and list today!

James Duncan | Director


East Fife Holiday Homes

Holiday Homes

We offer an extensive range of delightful properties to suit all tastes. From large houses with sea views, to traditional cottages and modern Apartments (with the majority being pet friendly), we offer a choice of properties in all of the East Neuk villages and St Andrews.


East Neuk Cleaning & Laundry

Providing cleaning and laundry services.


Elite Contract Furniture

Manufacturer of beds, headboards, curtains, blinds and soft furnishings

Elite Contract Furniture are a family owned supplier of mattresses, bed bases, headboards, soft furnishings, contract furniture & accessories helping to design, project management and install refurbishments and room upgrades. We welcome you to visit our showroom and get a flavour of what we can do.

Betsy Winston | Managing Director


EQ Accountants LLP

Chartered Accountants, Tax & Business Advisors

Providers of specialist accounting, tax and business advice to the leisure sector, including cloud accounting, systems integration, tax compliance, tax planning – particularly CGT and IHT, profit improvement and strategic advice.

Scott Greig | Partner


Eureka Capital Allowances

Capital Allowances Consultancy

Eureka Capital Allowances identify hidden tax relief in self-catering properties that owners are unaware of and accountants cannot claim.

As experts in self-catering property, Eureka’s experienced team can unlock tens of thousands of pounds in tax savings and cash rebates for owners.

Jason Batty | Managing Director


FBD Consultancy, Accounts & Tax Limited

Business Development, Accounting, Finance, tax

We are a business growth, accounts, and tax specialists whose aim is to encourage, empower & support business owners to achieve:
– increased and lasting success;
– greater awareness and understanding of the nature of success;
– greater peace of mind; and
– more free time to do what they enjoy

Brian Wright | Director



Online booking, PMS and Channel Manager

Our cloud-based reservation system is designed to be really easy to use and is packed with all of the features you need to run a successful self catering accommodation business. Choose from our totally FREE Basic online booking service or upgrade to our Premium all-in-one property management system.



Scotland’s favourite booking system

You are an individual business with specific needs and ways of working.  You need a system that can be built around you.  With freetobook you get what you want… a free website booking engine and diary to manage bookings.  Choose and pay for any other services you need, nothing more.  You’ve got all the tools you need at your fingertips… channel manager, payments, Google etc.


Gael Holiday Homes

Marketing agency and property managers

Marketing agency and property managers offering a variety of services and options for short term rental owners in the Highlands and further afield.


Gordon Castle Scotland

Scottish Toiletries, Gifting, Gins & Ciders

SUSTAINABLE, SOCIALLY RESPONSIBLE & FAMILY RUN business from the Highlands with history & provenance.

PRODUCTS – all crafted using fruits, plants, herbs and flowers grown at the ‘award winning’ garden.

EXTRA SPECIALTOUCHES – luxurious guest experience
Toiletries, Gins, Hampers, Lifestyle, Retail

Karen Millar | Business Development Manager


Graham Fire Protection Ltd

Fire Protection

Family run fire protection business who can cater for all your fire protection requirements including: Fire Extinguisher Servicing, Fire Hydrant Servicing, Fire Safety Signage, Kitchen Suppression Installation and Maintenance, Dry Riser Servicing, Fire Damper Servicing, Fire Awareness Training, Fire Risk Assessments Fire and Door Inspections

Lee McDonald | Sales and Operations Manager


Green Tourism

For more than two decades now, we’ve changed the relationship between our industry and our most important asset: the planet. Discover how our expertise, support and advice has helped thousands of businesses start positive green journeys that are fit for the 21st Century. We are proud partners to over 2800 eco-friendly accommodation providers and attractions in the UK and abroad.Our mission is to encourage and enable people to make sustainable choices that reduce their impact on the planet.



With over 30 years of experience, holidaycottages.co.uk is now one of the leading names in UK holiday rentals, and the flagship of Travel Chapter – home to a unique network of award-winning brands which includes Cottages & Castles and Canine Cottages.


Houghton Planning Ltd

Town Planning Consultancy

Houghton Planning provide a range of services to cover all aspects of town and rural planning. We can provide advice on submitting a Planning Application, or Certificate of Lawfulness, and can submit those for ASSC members.


Howden Scotland

Howden, formally Bruce Stevenson, is an international insurance group of talented experts with the freedom and support to do what we do best. Together, we are working to change the insurance narrative – supporting our clients while using insurance as a tool to increase resilience for individuals, businesses, and communities.

Derek Nicol | Account Executive


Interhome HHD Ltd


Interhome Group has been professionally managing holiday homes and apartments for over 50 years in the UK. Our guests primarily come from mainland Europe, and they are looking for their perfect getaway in Scotland. If you are interested in reaching a new market please feel free to get in touch.

Daniel Hodgson | Service Office Manager | Interhome Group | Service Office


Iron and Pine

Luxury Design and Construction Company

Iron and Pine specialize in creating luxury, modular holiday accommodation. All our models are durable, functional, visibly stunning and incorporate energy efficient materials and technology that help provide a good ROI. We pride ourselves on providing exceptional customer service, from the initial consultation to the final installation.

Alan Love | Director of Sales and Marketing



DMO Website

IslayInfo has been secured and relaunched by local charity Islay Development.  It’s the leading DMO site for the island with both more members and far more visitors, helping local tourism.  Any revenues over operating cost go to Islay Development for its work on the island.

Ina Glover | Chief Executive Officer


JL Morris Insurance Brokers

Insurance Brokers specialising in cover for self-caterers

30 years of experience with self-caterers provides us with a wealth of knowledge not available elsewhere. Not all insurances are the same, so talk to us for the cover you need.

David Morris | Director


JML Garden Rooms

Design & Manufacturer of Self Catering Accommodation

JML Garden Rooms is a Perthshire-based, award-winning family business, designing and manufacturing luxury annexes and garden rooms for customers across the UK. Whether you are looking to offer modern self-catering accommodation or traditional Highland-style bothies, JML Garden Rooms can offer a great range of options

Claire Runciaman | Garden Rooms Sales and Marketing Manager


Juniper Property Services

Property Management


Juniper Property Services: A family-run highly Self Catering Management Company operating out of Stirling, Scotland. Managing properties throughout the central belt and further afield, we employ cutting-edge technology to maximize returns for our clients. Additionally, we offer investors property sourcing, onboarding, property setup, and ongoing management services

Oliver & Alastair | Directors


Key Data

Key Data is committed to being the most trusted global solution for short-term rental market data, unlocking expert insights for every aspect of your business. Adapt your strategy to changing market trends in real-time and compare your performance to competitors with the easy-to-use ProData Dashboard.

James Weatherby


Logan Property

Property Management

Logan Property is a full service management company specialising in short term lets in Edinburgh. We offer marketing, pricing, guest management, linens and cleaning. We support local suppliers and emphasise eco-friendly products wherever possible.

John Logan


Lucid Architeccture Limited


Lucid Architecture specialise in bespoke, high quality projects with challenges and requirements where finding crative solutions is important.

Andy White


Mattison Contract Beds

UK manufacturer of beds and mattresses to the contract market.

Mattison Contract Beds is one of the industry’s leading manufacturers of contract beds with over 150 years of experience.

For details on mattresses, divan beds, headboards, sofa beds, duo beds, bunk beds & bedding accessories please contact Derek Laing.

Derek Laing | Sales Manager for Scotland


Property Technology for the STR industry

Minut is the co-host that cares for your home, guests and community. Our sensor monitors noise, occupancy, motion and temperature in rentals, helping hosts prevent parties, enhance guest experience and protect their homes, without sacrificing guest privacy.

Alondra Palomino


Operto Guest Technologies

Property Management

Operto combines superior IoT hardware and user-friendly software to deliver a personalized and unforgettable guest experience. This approach also benefits property owners and managers by increasing operational efficiency and providing opportunities for return on investment to drive growth.

Nicola Graham | Partner Marketing Manager


Orthic Consulting

Stephen’s highly energetic nature and deep knowledge of the internet has enabled him to travel the world engaging with companies large and small offering consultancy and training on many of the web technologies affecting so many businesses today.  He has been involved with technology tourism for the last 20 years working with VisitScotland and many of the regional destination marketing organizations throughout Scotland.

Stephen Whitelaw | Digital Marketing Consultant, Social Media Evangelist and Technology Public Speaker


Out of Eden Ltd

Hospitality Supplier

A family business owned and run by husband and wife team, Ian and Janet Hartley, who founded the business 27 years ago after working in hotels and catering. We supply B & B’s, Guest Houses, Self-Catering properties and Hotels along with many other hospitality businesses.


Plus h2o

Eco friendly cleaning solutions and hand soap in concentrated dissolvable sachets and pods

Plus h2o is a distributor of eco friendly cleaning products. Just add water! In today’s environmentally conscious world, the imperative to reduce single-use plastic waste has become increasingly critical. We are dedicated to the elimination of single-use plastic by providing water-soluble sachets that contain pre-measured cleaning concentrates.

Chris Smith | Managing Director


Private House Stays Limited

Bespoke booking software with channel management

Simple owner controlled Online booking and management software to add to your own website to generate commission free bookings and ability to link calendars to other on line travel agencies you may be using. We also drive you new bookings & proud to be a Visit Scotland partner.


Pure Utilities

Water Retailer

Pure Utilities is a Licensed Provider of Water and Waste Water services to non-household customers in Scotland. We have extensive experience supplying self-catering properties, providing mains services to thousands of like-minded customers.

Takeel Riaz | Business Development Manager



Roomonitor is a real time noise monitoring device to prevent noise pollution, damages & neighbour complaints. The most efficient solution to control and protect you business without hassle. It allows you to be aware of the noise levels in your short-term rentals all day, every day.


Short Term Lets Services

Short Term Lets Services provides personalised support to guide Owners through licensing. Set up by the Gael Holiday Homes Agency to support their Owners through licensing we now offer as much or as little help as Owners need to get through, and maintain, licensing – from floor plans to acting as an application agent, regardless of who STL Owners & Managers choose to market their property with. At present our services are for Owners with property in Highlands. Our aim is to expand into neighbouring regions very soon.

Les Robinson


Solway Outdoors Limited

Solway Outdoors (incorporating Solway Spas) specialise in commercial hot tubs, chemicals and accessories.  Our hot tub range has been customised specially for the holiday home market.  We also stock garden furniture, pergolas, outdoor cooking options both for holiday homes and personal use.

Duncan McCready


Solway Water Management

Solway Water Management provides independent impartial water safety advice covering the management, control and prevention of Legionella & other waterborne pathogens surrounding holiday accommodation, hotels and hot tubs. We provide onsite hot tub training & a full hot tub management service.

Iain Jardine | Water Hygiene Consultant


Soreon Ltd

Do You need Support to Manage Your current Business Challenges?Whether you’re a small hotel, Apartment, Bed and Breakfast, we can help you succeed.
My mission is to support your business with the aim of increasing profitability and improving business performance.

Noemi Alonso | Director


Source Marketing

Marketing Support Agency

Looking to grow your business? Struggling to find time for marketing? Get in touch with Source Marketing – award-winning, tourism focussed, highly experienced marketing support agency. Making marketing work for our clients – simple targeted solutions to kick start your success.


STAAH Europe Ltd

Accommodation Software Supplier

Recognised as an innovator in hospitality technology solutions, STAAH has been using cloud-based products to help accommodation providers around the world power their online distribution since 2008. Our award-winning products puts property owners in control by empowering them with great technology.


STL Solutions

Licence and Planning Consultants

If you are in Edinburgh or Glasgow, your ability to apply for a licence is likely to be assessed alongside a Planning consideration. We also believe that Property Owners in East Lothian, Fife, Aberdeen, the Highlands, and Perth and Kinross will be affected.

STL Solutions have created a process to help those affected by Planning requirements, by applying for a Certificate of Lawfulness, and supporting you through to the Appeal process.




Booking & Management System

SuperControl is recognised as the leading all-in-one property management system and channel manager in the UK and Ireland. Its mission is to bring simplicity to the self-catering world. The system offers tools that increase your control, save you time and make you more money. SuperControl offers simplification and automation, committed to enhancing the hosting experience for its users.

Earn with SuperControl’s ‘Refer & Earn’ Programme: Make a referral to SuperControl and get £100 as a thank you gift when your referral joins! Know someone overwhelmed with managing bookings? Help them save time and regain control.  Click here to refer and earn.

Robert Kennedy


Sykes Cottages

We’re one of the UK’s leading independent holiday cottage rental agencies with over 25 years’ experience in the business and offering over 16,000 holiday homes across the UK & Ireland.

Simon James


Tanki Toilet Tissue

Introducing the UK’s No.1 eco-friendly and only “glueless” toilet tissue for those who prioritize sustainability. Proudly made in the UK, Tanki sets a new standard with its zero plastic and glueless composition, reducing environmental impact, preventing blockages, and being kinder to the environment.

Tanki offers premium quality and is the leader in the category when it comes to the environment with the “Tanki Pledge”.

Tanki ensures a seamless flow for your home and septic tank. Designed specifically to be septic-safe and dissolve easily, it prevents clogs and maintains the optimal function of your septic system.

Make a positive impact on the environment with Tanki – “say no to glue and choose Tanki for your loo.”

David Hamlet | Managing Director


The Town Planner

Town Planning Consultancy

Chartered Town Planning Consultant with over 35 years knowledge and working experience.  Based in Badenoch and Strathspey, providing professional town planning services across Scotland and the UK.  Providing expert planning advice and dealing with all types of planning applications (including Certificates of Lawfulness), appeals, and enforcement cases.   Survey and preparation of plans (location, site layout and floor plans) for planning and licencing applications for short term lets.

Jane Shepherd | Director


Touch Stay

Digital Guidebook Software

Touch Stay is your house manual or welcome binder in a digital form. Easy to use, add your own logo and colours, add as much content as you like in the form of text, photos, videos and links, then send it to your guests with your usual pre-arrival emails. The guest then views it on their own device.

Andy McNulty


Visit Nairn

Visit Nairn is the online Tourist Office for Nairn. We run the VisitNairn website and all the associated Social media channels. As part of Nairn BID, we benefit from 3 major events held every year – Taste of Nairn, Wheels of Nairn and the Christmas Countdown, as well as street markets and public realm improvements such as the hanging baskets in the summer and the Christmas lights! Join us for listings on our sites and feeds, publicity and marketing of the town as a destination, and your part in it.

Lucy Harding



VisitScotland’s purpose is to grow and develop the sustainable economic benefit of tourism to Scotland’s visitor economy.  Working closely with individual businesses, public agencies, local authorities and other tourism stakeholders to help achieve this through marketing activities, Quality Assurance (grading scheme) advice, partnership initiatives and events … to name but a few!



Holiday Rentals

Vrbo, part of Expedia Group, is a world leader in holiday rentals with the mission to connect holidaymakers to the people and places they love, giving them the space they need to drop the distractions of everyday life and simply be together.


WYM Rating

WYM Rating is an independent Scottish business, specialising in all aspects of business rates advice. With many time-sensitive statutory processes and procedures, our team can guide you through all the growing complexities of the business rates environment from rates proposals/ appeals, billing issues and annual returns.

Billy McKaig | Director


Waterside Breaks

Holiday Cottage Lettings Agency

Waterside Breaks specialises in marketing holiday cottages and lodges by water across the UK. From lochside lodges in the Scottish Highlands, riverside cottages in the Norfolk Broads to lakeside cottages in the Cotswolds. Holiday options include hot tub lodges, fishing breaks and romantic escapes.



Tax Consultancy

As experienced Chartered Tax Advisors and ASSC Partner, Zeal are the ‘go-to’ for helping self-catering owners claim a specialist HMRC tax relief that even accountants don’t know about. Let Zeal unlock the tens of thousands of pounds hidden in the ‘embedded fixtures’ of your building.


Get the latest from the sector

Stay up to date with our self-catering newsletter

Contact us


07379 257749

Follow us

Terms and Conditions | Privacy Policy