Lairig Leacach Bothy, Lochaber, Scotland. - A bothy is a basic shelter, usually left unlocked and available for anyone to use free of charge...aka a basic accommodation, usually for gardeners or other workers on an estate. Bothies are found in remote, mountain areas of Scotland, northern England, Ireland, and Wales. They are particularly common in the Scottish Highlands. A bothy was also a semi-legal drinking den in the Isle of Lewis.
Weekend cottages for rent are usually, a small house. It may carry the connotation of being an old or old fashioned building. In modern handling, a weekend cottage is typically a simple, frequently cosy dwelling, usually in a rural or semi rural place. The word comes from the architecture of England, where it first referred to a house with ground floor living space and an upper floor of one or more bedrooms fitting under the eaves.