Our handy school holiday dates help you plan your next family break. How about making it a getaway to Aviemore and The Cairngorms – there is so much to discover in the area and our lodges make the perfect base to explore from.

Summer Holidays in Shetland Islands Council 2023

October Holidays in Shetland Islands Council 2023

  • Term ends Friday 6th October
  • In service day – Monday 23rd October
  • In service day – Tuesday 24th October
  • Term starts – Wednesday 25th October

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Christmas Holidays Shetland Islands Council 2023/24

  • Term ends Friday 22nd December
  • School returns Tuesday 9th January 

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We know plans can change so we have designed igloo to be flexible – all bookings can be moved without penalty, our deposits are refundable and if there are travel restrictions that affect your stay you will be entitled to a refund. To book we just require a 25% deposit and the balance is due 30 days before your stay.

The School holiday dates on this page have been taken from the Shetland Council website and may be subject to change. Correct as of July 2023