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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Great B&B, run by a dedicated and friendly couple, Craig and Kasia. Lots of personal touches make it a memorable stay. It was our anniversary and they'd bought us some chocolates, which is just an example of the thought they give to their guests. Good breakfast to set you up for your day exploring the stunning isle of Skye and... More 

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I stayed here for two nights in October. Craig made us feel very welcome and was extremely knowledgeable about the attractions on Skye as well as local restaurants in Portree. He provided maps to help us and there is a bookcase full of guide books and other books to borrow during the visit. The room was spotless... More 

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Tel Aviv, Israel
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Reviewed October 17, 2016

My son and I had a very pleasant stay and the Larchside while visiting Skye. Craig was a welcoming and attentive host, and provided us with all the needed information and recommended places to eat and visit. The rooms were very comfortable and clean and Craig and Kasia prepared and excellent breakfast for us. We highly recommend staying at the... More 

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Reviewed October 8, 2016

Craig and Kasia are absolutely wonderful! They obviously care deeply about making sure people feel welcome and at home. Craig makes the best home-baked bread and shortbread I had in Scotland and Kasia's breakfast couldn't be beat either. They were incredibly helpful and informative about the island and beyond. Nothing was a bother for them, Craig even washed some very... More 

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Reviewed September 25, 2016

Had three nights here in mid September and we had a most enjoyable stay. The room and view was excellent. The breakfasts were wonderful. The attention to detail was second to none and made for a wonderful place to stay just outside Portree, Isle of Skye.

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San Francisco
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Reviewed September 24, 2016 via mobile

We stayed there for two nights in early September. We cannot rate this bed-and-breakfast more highly. The room was a nice size. The bathroom was large. Everything worked. It had a huge closet. The hosts were more than charming. And the breakfast was really great. It really is a wonderful place to stay. You do need a car to get... More 

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Reviewed September 23, 2016

Craig was the friendliest host we encountered on our 2 week tour of Scotland. He tried to find us a tour of the island but they were booked so he found us a car for hire. His printout about where to go was spot on - we had a great day thanks to Craig.The shortbread was delicious and he is... More 

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Reviewed September 21, 2016 via mobile

We stayed 2 nights at the Larchside. Craig was an excellent host and ensured we had a lovely stay. The room was spotless and the homemade shortbread was a really nice touch. Breakfast was perfectly cooked and the fresh fruit was amazing.

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Reviewed September 12, 2016

We stayed here for one night on 8th September – which we'd booked on the basis of the reviews on TA. I agree with all the positive comments. The house is in a good location just outside Portree, with lovely views. Craig was very welcoming and helpful – advising us before we came to Scotland to book a table at... More 

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Reviewed September 9, 2016 via mobile

Craig, Kasia and Charlie were lovely, as was the cottage. Craig invited us into the living area and got a beautiful fire roaring while we set ourselves a supper dram. The Isle of Sky is gorgeous and the views of the rolling fields and sunsets were beautiful. Breakfast was lovely and hosts very attentive. Only downside was the very stiff... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
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Additional Information about Larchside Bed and Breakfast

Address: Achachork | Achachork, Portree IV51 9HT, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > The Hebrides > Isle of Skye > Portree
Price Range: $30 - $40 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 3
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Larchside Bed And Breakfast Portree, Isle Of Skye, Scotland
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“All three rooms looked good”
 of 5 bubbles kennym66Yorkshire, Sep 25, 2016 | Read review
“We stayed in the red room. perfect!”
 of 5 bubbles 988nilih, Aug 15, 2016 | Read review
“The king sized room with ensuite has a great view over the country back towards Portree”
 of 5 bubbles littledigger_jcb, Aug 10, 2016 | Read review
“We loved the king room”
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 of 5 bubbles 535Rose53, Jun 23, 2016 | Read review
“All the rooms are excellent.”
 of 5 bubbles 220grahamw, Jun 17, 2016 | Read review
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