Where To Live in Scotland

If you were wondering where the best place to live in Scotland is for you, then look no further. Below is a comprehensive guide to all of Scotland's regions, that covers everything from education and lifestyle to work and accommodation, so you can find the best fit for you and your family. 

Aberdeen & Aberdeenshire

Located in the north east of Scotland, this region is fondly referred to as 'the oil capital of Europe'. If city life gets too much for you, it's also home to the stunning Cairngorm National Park.

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Argyll & The Isles

Located on the west coast of Scotland, Argyll & The Isles is made up of a stretch of mainland Scotland as well as 23 inhabited islands, providing the perfect mix of rural and urban areas.

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Ayrshire & Arran

Ayrshire & Arran are located on the south-west coast of Scotland, on the shores of the Firth of Clyde. Arran is perfectly descirbed by those who visit as 'Scotland in miniature'.

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Scottish Borders

Located in the south east of Scotland, the Scottish Borders is a hilly and largely rural area that takes its name from the fact that it lies on the border between Scotland and England.

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Dumfries & Galloway

Located in the south west of Scotland, Dumfries & Galloway shares a border with England to the south. This largely rural area is also home to the UK's first Dark Sky Park.

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Dundee & Angus

Dundee & Angus is situated in east-central Scotland, on the north bank of the Firth of Tay. The region is home to the only V&A museum of Design outside of London. 

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Edinburgh & The Lothians

Situated in East-Central Scotland, this region is home to Scotland's capital city - Edinburgh - and has the perfect blend of vibrant city living, and wide-open green spaces to enjoy.

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Situated in east-central Scotland, The Kingdom of Fife, as it is known, lies between the Firth of Forth and the Firth of Tay and is home to the ancient town of St Andrews.

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