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Elgol IV49 9BL, Scotland
+44 1471 866288
Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed April 25, 2011

Had a great trip on the Misty Isle with my brother's family...including 2 young kids and a dog! It was a great trip. The information we got from Stuart was brilliant and painted an excellent painting of life in a quiet island village...we even saw...More

7  Thank PortreeSkye
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed August 12, 2013

We were only on the Isle of Skye for two days so read about Misty Isle and reserved their half day boat trip 6 months in advance, we called the morning of to confirm our trip. When we arrived, they told us that they didn't...More

3  Thank Donna E
SkyeGospel, Owner at Misty Isle Boat Trips, responded to this reviewResponded September 12, 2013

Hi there Donna. We are truly sorry that you had a bad experience with us. We are a small, family business and our crew (our son, Stuart) had an accident shortly before the day of your trip when he snapped a tendon in his knee...More

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All reviews loch coruisk biscuits great trip hot chocolate return journey family run seal colony saw seals local knowledge surrounding islands beautiful scenery visiting skye cuillin mountains recommend this trip ticket office afternoon trip walk round the loch
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

November 1st trip. Able to confirm sailing by phone in the morning. A 45 minute drive from Broadford on the most fantastic scenic road to Elgol . The boat was very stable and the skipper gave lots of interesting informtion about the area. 1.5 hrs...More

Thank keith p
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic trip nice staff I was able to take my dog witch made the day better it's a must do for everyone who visits skye the landscape is breathtakingly beautiful and the boat driver was amazing with the kids had them In the wheel house...More

Thank William C
Reviewed October 6, 2018

Fantastic day out exploring the Beautiful Loch Coruisk, Sandy & skipper James were excellent hosts sharing their very interesting local knowledge. We saw a Seal colony and absolutely breath taking views of the Cuillin mountain range, we spent some time walking part way around the...More

Thank Gary O
Reviewed September 27, 2018 via mobile

Really enjoyed our boat trip. Staff were really friendly, informative and helpful. Well worth the drive down to Elgol. Call into the local shop for delicious cakes and tea.

Thank Alison R
Reviewed September 9, 2018

My wife and I recently visited Scotland, and while traveling from Portree to Loch Ness, we were trying to take in as much of the Isle of Skye that we could. We noticed we had Misty Isle listed on our "want to go" places on...More

1  Thank Charles1969
Reviewed September 4, 2018 via mobile

One of the best experiences of my trip! Seamus and his pa are entertaining, knowledgeable and great company. They were also incredibly helpful with any enquiries I had about getting to Elgol.. a MUST for anyone visiting Skye!

Thank Lukeyboy64
Reviewed August 23, 2018 via mobile

We booked this trip to Lake Coruisk since we’d seen many other parts of Skye. It was a lovely relaxed 3 hours of boat ride and plenty of time to take photos of the lake. If you plan to walk around the lake you’ll need...More

Thank Travelbuglee
Reviewed August 10, 2018

We just loved the boat trip, made by the welcome at the kiosk and the friendly and informative young chap who we learned was the lady at the kiosks grandson, it was great to be on a family run boat. The hot chocolate was the...More

1  Thank Judy B
Reviewed July 31, 2018

Great trip with a stop over on the island. Saw the seals up close. Brilliant landscape. Great captain that made the trip wonderful for all of us. Fantastic pictures! Oh watch out you are not 'poached" by the 'other" boat company who almost had us...More

2  Thank ChesterTwigg
Reviewed July 27, 2018 via mobile

A fantastic boat trip in every possible way. The staff were all very friendly and entertaining. The whole trip was breathtaking from start to finish, saw seals and a deer (very close up) and the Cullin Hills were spectacular. Well worth a visit, recommend it...More

1  Thank JMadsen76
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Jackie G
July 31, 2018|
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Response from Bella B | Reviewed this property |
The walk down from the top to the pier is very steep and anyone with mobility issues would struggle with the walk back up. If you have a car this wouldn't be an issue but if you come by bus it would be. However, the staff at... More
May 24, 2018|
Response from Anne M | Property representative |
Hello. Weather permitting we will be sailing at 9am, 11am,12.30,1.30,2.15,3.45 but please phone ahead to reserve your seats. All the best. Anne Tel:01471866288
March 29, 2018|
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Response from Anne M | Property representative |
Hi. Sorry for the delay. I just found your message. This trip is suitable for everyone. All the best Anne