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MacKenzie Cottage, Isle of Skye

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Newly painted & curtained sitting area waiting for new suite.
Excellent
16 reviews
Newly painted & curtained sitting area waiting for new suite.
misty view to loch
Kitchen with view in too sitting area - old colour scheme
Back bedroom, king size bed.  No foot board
Front bedroom, double-bed.
Front room
Shower room
Shower
Corrie Cottages nestled in the foothills of the Cuillin Hills
View of the cottages from the Drynoch road end, Talisker Distillery and Loch Harport
Looking up to MacKenzie Cottage with Morrison Cottage behind
Dunvegan Castle
Loch Harport, distillery in the foreground, view to the head of the loch where the cottages are
Talisker Distillery, warehouse 4
Portree Bay
Portree Harbour
Loch Harport, with yatchs from the Diageo 2009 Classic Malt Cruise anchored in the bay
Eilean Donan Castle, Lochalsh
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Overview
Cottage -
2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 4
Carbost, Isle of Skye, The Hebrides, Scotland
MacKenzie Cottage is situated in Satran with views of Loch Harport and Carbost in the distance.
Satran is in the area of Skye known as Minginish and a ten minute drive from the Cuillin Hills. The area around abounds with wild life; otters, oystercatchers, sea-eagles, golden-eagles, sparrow-hawks, along with buzzards that sweep and soar along the glen.
An ideal base for climbing the Cuillin Hills or searching out the "Fairy Pools" as the start of the walk can reached within a 10 minute car journey.
In the village of Carbost you will find Talisker Distillery where you can book onto a tour to find out how single malt spirit is made then matured in warehouses to become Talisker Single Malt Whisky. Also in Carbost you will find a Post Office, Doctors surgery, our local pub and village shop. Dunvegan Castle & Gardens, the h...
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About the Owner, Dorothy M
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 2 days ago
Listed since : Aug 2012
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 67 reviews and 6 properties
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Listing #HL272785
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Jackie C
Broughton-in-Furness, United Kingdom
2 reviews
Reviewed May 12, 2017 for a stay in May 2017

We there to access the Cuillins, so location was perfect. The views from the cottage were beautiful and access to eating places was very good.

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Thank you for your review, Skye at its best during your stay.

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East Renfrewshire Scotland
Reviewed October 7, 2016 for a stay in October 2016

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angelika...
2 reviews
Reviewed September 20, 2016 for a stay in August 2016

We have been a party of four with our adult children and loved this cozy cottage. The view from the window is wonderful. The cottage is central for a lot of hikes.Next time we hope to stay there again.But our kids missed wifi.

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Amenities
  • Central Heating
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Mountain Views
  • Parking
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Refrigerator
  • Satellite TV
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Water Views
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
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Rates

Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Dates Min stay Per night Per week
Default 3 nights
$153
£120
$667
£525
Jun 9, 2017 -
Aug 16, 2017
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3 nights
$153
£120
$667
£525
Aug 17, 2017 -
Aug 19, 2017
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2 nights
$153
£120
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Aug 20, 2017 -
Sep 22, 2017
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3 nights
$153
£120
$667
£525
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Additional Rate and Availability Information
Maximum accommodated in the cottage is 4 people including children
Check in is 17.00 with departure by 10am on the last day
No pets are allowed in the cottage and the cottage has a NO SMOKING policy
There is parking for two cars to the side of the cottage
Included in the rate is bedding, towels, heating and electric
There is also a basic amount of detergents
Please note that there is no WIFI in the cottage
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About the neighborhood
Our cottage is in what has become know as the centre of Skye and is dominated by The Cuillin with its many peaks, vertical faces and steep ridges, in summer they are an exhilarating and challenging outing, in winter a major mountaineering expedition. So please be careful!! Viewed early in the morning from Glen Brittle, or later in the day from Elgol, this mountain range is the photographers delight. Do not be surprised if you go around a corner to find a film crew filming for the next blockbuster and if you have seen Prometheus, Ronin, Stardust, Highlander to name a few you might recognise the scenery.<BR><BR>The larger towns and villages of Skye are within 15 to 45 minutes of the cottage. Broadford offers a wonderful view over the bay to the Isle of Pabbay, bespoke jewelers, g... more
Access
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Dalcross, Inverness: 120.5 mi
Ferry: Armadale/Mallaig: 40.4 mi
If you are using SATNAV our postcode is IV47 8SU and unless you wish to cross to Skye via ferry at MALLAIG key-in that the journey is via the SKYE BRIDGE @ KYLE-OF-LOCHALSH
Activities nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive.
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