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“Our Hearts Stayed On”
Review of Mary's Cottages

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Mary's Cottages
Kaneohe Hawaii
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“Our Hearts Stayed On”
Reviewed November 10, 2011

Of an almost month-long trip to the UK, staying in a different location every night or two, Mary's Cottages was our hearts' favorite. The pictures and description on TA and Mary's website beautifully and accurately depict what you'll get, but they still don't quite do the place justice. It is wonderfully remote, charming, cozy and quiet. Your hosts, Mary and Drew, are delightful but never intrusive. Skye is an amazing island, and Mary's Cottages is an exceptional experience to match. A perfect location for romance, honeymoon, or just getting away from it all for awhile, I highly, highly recommend a stay here.

A couple of tips: leave your mobile behind. It likely won't work here. And stop for some essential groceries in Broadford so you can take advantage of the fully equipped kitchen.

  • Stayed November 2011, traveled with family
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Reviewed May 14, 2011

My husband and i spent our honeymoon at Mary's cottages,It was absolute bliss!!. Mary and her husband Drew are two lovely down to earth people and made us feel extremely welcome.The cottage itself was beautiful inside and absolutley spotless,the washing machine/dryer and dish washer were an added bonus and because it was our honeymoon Mary had placed a dozen red roses and a bottle of champagne in our bedroom along with a card of congratulations,The scenery in Elgol truly is breathtaking!!The locals very friendly,And Drews boat trip on Loch Coruisk was the perfect end to our stay in this magical wee place,The Loch was teeming with wildlife seals and their pups basking on the rocks and we were fortunate enough to have a school of dolphins swim alongside Drews boat,I can honestly say its worth every penny to stay at Marys cottages.

  • Stayed May 2011, traveled as a couple
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Property: Mary's Cottages
Address: Elgol IV49 9BL, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > The Hebrides > Isle of Skye > Elgol
Amenities:
Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #1 of 1 Specialty Lodging in Elgol
Number of rooms: 4
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Mary's Cottages Elgol, Isle Of Skye, Scotland

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