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9 reviews
Cottage 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms Sleeps 4 Pets not allowed Save
Tir nan Og Cottage o'er the sea and Outer Isles
Tir nan Og Cottage o'er the sea and Outer Isles
Gothic Garden chairs overlooking the Loch
Eco wood stove with logs
Cozy Living Room with sea views
Local shells, sea glass, book about Skye,
Country Kitchen with door to garden
Spacious Master Bedroom
Entry hall- Designer 'pewter' hooks for outerwear
Spa Shower Room
Nearby Village of Stein
Intimate Garden Seating-view of the Outer Isles
Lilac Sunset from Tir nan Og Garde-to the Minch and Outer Isles
Ahh...a lovely evening at sunset in our garden
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Waternish, Isle of Skye, The Hebrides, Scotland
"One of the loveliest self catering experiences on the Isle of Skye" Trip Advisor 5 Star Review.

Perfect for romance or a holiday with friends, Tir nan Og is nestled in a 17th c. hilltop hamlet overlooking the sea & Hebrides. We are absolutely INCLUSIVE, welcoming all to stay.

Artists Diane and Gordon welcome up to 4 guests including children 12+. Weekly Stays all year. Short Breaks available in the Quiet Seasons. To complement our King ensuite bedroom, we've created an ensuite double bedroom within our new Retreat .

Mobility friendly on one floor, pamper yourselves, rejuvenate at Tir nan Og, the only Skye cottage to offer an exclusive guest RETREAT: Jacuzzi, exercise, meditation, optional Shiatsu massage.

A warm welcome awaits you with Fine Wine, Scottish & Herbal Teas, fresh coffee & baking, Fair Trad...
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About the Owner, Diane H
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 80 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Interaction with guests
You may contact our Housekeeper, Moira, any time during your stay with any questions you may have.

During the year, the owner, Diane also may be on Skye, and she will be very pleased to share her personal ideas for touring, dining, and discovering off the beaten track places from her life long gadding about on Skye!

After you make your booking, she will email you her Skye contact details if she plans to be on Skye during your stay. She will be happy to meet you in person and/or chat with you via telephone - whatever you prefer!
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English first
Adelaide, Australia
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66 reviews
40 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 19, 2016 for a stay in July 2016

We spent a wonderful week at Tir nan Ogh in July, the cottage was magnificent,affording wonderful coastal views , and having all the facilities you could wish for. The location was quiet, which was what we were looking for, but only a couple of minutes from the nearby village of Stein. Diannes professionalism shone through when making the arrangements with...

Greater Melbourne, Australia
2 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 11, 2016 for a stay in October 2016

Our time at Tir Nan Og was so much more than we could have hoped for. Diane's cottage is beautiful, warm, welcoming and in the most magnificent location overlooking Loch Bay to Dunvegan Head. The landscape is rugged and magnificent and this delightful little cottage with its huge windows overlooking the bay, is a perfect base for relaxing in and...

Management response:

Thank you, Jo and Lorenc, It was a privilege to meet both of you, too, and to share personal touring ideas and Skye anecdotes with you. Thank you for your heartfelt review. I am happy that your stay was even more than you hoped for. Skye is magical to me, too, and has been since i first stepped on Skye...


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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 1, 2016 for a stay in February 2016

Tir Nan Og is a homely little cottage on Waternish Peninsula overlooking Little Minc and was a perfect base for a three night stay for two keen photographers. It's Isolated but cosy and the cottage has everything you need, with a comfortable bed, lovely kitchen dining area and a superb log burner and underfloor heating. A telescope, music player and...

Management response:

Thank you for your review, and so happy you enjoyed our home , as we designed Tir nan Og to answer one question: will this home be both a comfortable and visually aesthetic setting for guests? Pleased that you we were able to help you celebrate with some bubbly, and new 2016 toiletries, too. Our housekeeper is wonderful (as you...


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  • Blender
  • Books
  • Central Heating
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (2)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Hairdryer
  • Hot Tub
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Ocean Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Private Yard
  • Refrigerator
  • Satellite TV
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Stereo System
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Water Views
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
Not kid-friendly
Smoking not allowed
Pets not allowed
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Apr 22, 2017 -
May 26, 2017
MID SPRING. Welcome up to 4 guests (incl children 12+)
7 nights --
May 27, 2017 -
Oct 13, 2017
HIGH SEASON. Welcome up to 4 guests (incl children 12+)
7 nights --
Oct 14, 2017 -
Oct 27, 2017
MID AUTUMN - Welcome up to 4 guests (incl children 12+)
7 nights --
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About the neighborhood
On dramatic and historic Waternish, Tir nan Og Cottage is in a peaceful and beautiful setting overlooking the sea near the village of Stein - home to the oldest pub on Skye, the Stein Inn with pub meals and fine dining at Lochbay Restaurant plus , diving, boating, fishing, fine crafts shops, galleries - all only 5 minutes from our cottage. Walking, birding, photography, painting everywhere on Waternish. Incredible Northern Lights. Just being at Tir nan Og cottage is an 'aaah' experience and especially in our spacious garden overlooking the sea.

Private parking is right next to the cottage. Our automatic outdoor sensor lights make travelling in the dark to and from the cottage very easy and comfortable for guests.

Distances from our cottage by car: enjoy inspiring walks...
Getting around
A car is essential on Skye as bus service is limited. But in Portree, at the Bus kiosk in the square there should be up to date bus schedules, some intineraries added for the touring season to take you to other parts of Skye.

In our Guest Arrival Information that we send to you, we also note local taxis with whom you can also arrange private tours,...
Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: Broadford via private plane: 51.0 mi
Railway: Kyle of Lochalsh: 52.2 mi
Ferry: Armadale: 62.1 mi
Explicit Directions, suggestions en route, dining out recommendations , optional Shiatsu Masseuse details, and lots more information will be sent to you in your Tir nan Og Cottage GAI - your Guest Arrival Information packet, upon receipt of your balance payment (or if you pay in full at time of booking).

Welcome to Tir nan Og Cottage nestled in a quiet 18th c Hamlet, overlooking the sea on Waternish, Isle of Skye.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 1.2 mi.
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