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The Anchorage

The Anchorage
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The Anchorage
Sitting room with woodburning stove Kitchen with views as have all the rooms
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5.0 of 5 stars
Excellent
32 reviews
The Anchorage
Sitting room with woodburning stove
Kitchen with views as have all the rooms
Fishing boats always passing
Anchorage hall Skye
The view from the main bedroom (all the rooms have similar views over the water)
Sitting room detail
Otters by the house
Sun room over the water
Enjoy a glass of wine by the house!
Wonderful summer days on Skye
The main bedroom
The harbour
Children with a highland cow
This photo was taken from the house!
Otters by the house
Seal outside the house!
Castle Moil is a nice half hour round walk from the house- just beware the tide!
Deserted Beaches
The house and castle behind
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Overview
Cottage -
2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 6
Kyleakin, Isle of Skye, The Hebrides, Scotland
The Anchorage is a delightful self-catering holiday cottage on the Isle of Skye.<BR><BR>Located on the foreshore of one of the best holiday locations in Scotland, The Anchorage overlooks Loch Alsh and the heather clad mountains of the Scottish Highlands beyond.<BR><BR>The cottage is the perfect all seasons self catering holiday accommodation for seaside-loving, mountain-walking, wildlife-watching, peace-searching people who love wilderness beaches, gastronomic delights and a touch of the Celtic.<BR>The garden has a gate which leads from the right on to the high tide line, from where one can fish or just sit and watch the yachts, naval and fishing boats come and go, including the occasional submarine or cruise liner. Opposite is the lighthouse-keeper's cottage Eilean Bàn where author Gavin Maxwell (Ring of... Read more
About the Owner, Richard R
Languages spoken: Portuguese, English, French
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 1 day ago
Listed since : Feb 2006
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 32 reviews and 1 property
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Listing #HL9476 by: Holiday Lettings
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5 of 5 stars Excellent - based on 32 reviews
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English first
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2016 for a stay in July 2016

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AlienorTh...
Leeds, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2016 for a stay in June 2016

A delightful house on the edge of Lochalsh. Nicely furnished with everything you could possible need. Total relaxation guaranteed. Even otters on the doorstep - well the rocks outside anyway. Great value and comfort. A lovely village location also. Wish I could have stayed longer. Just sitting watching the boats go by was enough.

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Thomas S
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2016 for a stay in March 2016

The Anchorage more than met our expectations. Beautiful location, right on the water. The house is spacious, warm and inviting, furnished to a high standard and so clean. Detailed information about the house and places to go on Skye was emailed to us before our departure by Richard (the owner) which was very helpful. Tried to book for September but...

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Amenities
  • Alarm Clock
  • Balcony
  • Books
  • Central Heating
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(2)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Ocean Views
  • Parking
  • Private Yard
  • Refrigerator
  • Satellite TV
  • Stereo System
  • Stove
  • Telephone
  • Terrace
  • Toaster
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Waterfront
  • Water Views
  • Wi-Fi
Suitability
  • Pets Allowed:
    No
  • Smoking Allowed:
    No
  • Kid Friendly:
    Yes
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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 week
Default 7 nights
$1,040
£795
Jul 2, 2016 -
Sep 2, 2016
summer
7 nights
$1,145
£875
Sep 3, 2016 -
Sep 23, 2016
early September
7 nights
$779
£595
Sep 24, 2016 -
Oct 21, 2016
Autumn
7 nights
$648
£495
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Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to U.S. Dollars and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
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How to get there
Airport: Inverness: 74.6 mi
Railway: Kyle: 1.9 mi
Ferry: Mallaig: 26.7 mi
Approximately 4 hours north west of Glasgow, the western route takes in some of the most spectacular scenery in Scotland, including Loch Lomond, Glen Coe, Ben Nevis and Kintail.<BR><BR>Alternatively there are regular very low cost flights from Luton with Easy-Jet to Inverness. Then train to Kyle of Lochalsh - one of the prettiest railway journeys in the world! The house is 5 minutes taxi journey away.<BR>Or just drive from anywhere in the UK - it's about 10 hours drive from London. But you won't find a more dramatic journey anywhere in the UK!<BR>
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Watersports Nearby.
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