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Skye Croft with unspoilt views over Loch Snizort and beyond to the Minch and the mountains of Harris
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Excellent
49 reviews
Skye Croft with unspoilt views over Loch Snizort and beyond to the Minch and the mountains of Harris
Inside your Skye Croft
The cosy bedroom area, complete with alarm clock (should you need one) and MP3 attachment so you can
Modern kitchen area with everything you should need if eating in
Dining with a view of the garden and shorefront
A clean contemporary bathroom complete with underfloor heating
Snuggle up by the log burner in our cosy livingroom
Private parking and entrance to your holiday croft
A great little getaway
Stunning nature
Grill Kota BBQ Hut at Skye Croft
Seals and cormorants enjoying some summer sunshine
A Heron feeding on the shorefront
Even stormy clouds bring photo opportunities
Make sure your camera batteries are ready for stunning sunsets at the croft
Red skies at sunset
Kilt Rock and the Mealt Falls
Portree only a short drive away
The Old Man of Storr
Uig Harbour with ferry links to the outer isles
Gail - your holiday accommodation owner
Guest photo on the waterfront at Skye Croft
Guest photo of sunset skies from Skye Croft
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Overview
Cottage -
1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 2
Portree, Isle of Skye, The Hebrides, Scotland
Located on a scenic peninsula in the north west of the Isle of Skye, the croft is ideally situated, providing stunning and unspoilt views over Loch Treaslane, Loch Snizort and beyond to The Minch and the Isle of Harris.<BR><BR>An ideal base for touring, the Isle of Skye has everything to offer enabling you to have an energetic and active holiday including golfing, horse riding, mountaineering, rock climbing, rambling, watersports and much, much more, all within easy distance.<BR><BR>Want to spend the day closer to home? Even from the bottom of the garden at Skye Croft, small boats, kayaks and canoe’s can be set in the loch for a paddle or a spot of fishing.<BR><BR>Just want to relax in the garden or on the shore front? Don’t worry, you won’t be disappointed. Wildlife abounds at Skye Croft, from bird wat... Read more
About the Owner, Gail S
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 2 days ago
Listed since : Sep 2011
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 50 reviews and 1 property
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Listing #HL182604
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5 of 5 bubbles Excellent - based on 49 reviews
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Missnufc
Newcastle
Level Contributor
16 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago for a stay in February 2017

Wow! What a place to stay. There was nothing at all I would change about Gail's gorgeous little croft. From waking up every morning to the seals, Herons and Oyster catchers to chilling in the Grill Kota at night. It's only 10 mins from Portree by car so even though you feel like your in the middle of nowhere you can get to the shops easily enough. We were lucky with the weather for the...

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Maureen T
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 7, 2016 for a stay in November 2016

Wonderful croft in a breathtaking position with views to die for. Although small it is perfectly presented with all you could wish for, warm and cosy even in the coldest weather. Within easy reach of supermarket and local amenities. Great walking and sightseeing close by.

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timmcmerc...
eastbourne
Level Contributor
18 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 2, 2016 for a stay in September 2016

Everything that you need for a relaxing time away from the hustle & bustle of every day life, a very well equipped cottage with all mod cons that you require to knock up a meal for 2! The wild life that you see each day from the windows is truly amazing as a family of seals use to swim past most days, the amount of different feathered friends were also amazing to see. The location...

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sproggs
Perth, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 12, 2016 for a stay in September 2016

Couch and seating in lounge area lacking in proper support, not good for people who have back problems. Fortunately there were 2 garden chairs stored in the garage we could use and we brought these into the property for our use. Had these not been there, it would have been dining chairs or the floor! Hair dryer smoked during use - discontinued using, and a note left for the caretaker/owner

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Shifu69
Leek, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
195 reviews
69 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 100 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 3, 2016 for a stay in August 2016

Never been to Skye, but we will definitely return and we would not look at staying anywhere else. The croft is a lovely little haven, with everything we needed. The whole pace is spotless, and there were some lovely welcoming touches. Enjoyed an evening in the Kota hut, and spent lots of time watching the birds. From the patio we could see lots of wildlife, curlews, herons, cormorants etc. Seals visited most days and we...

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Amenities
  • Alarm Clock
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Books
  • Central Heating
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (2)
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (3)
  • Microwave
  • Ocean Views
  • Parking
  • Private Yard
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Waterfront
  • Water Views
Additional amenities & feature info
The croft accommodation comes fully furnished and includes bed linen, towels, heating and electric.
House rules
    Not 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 Weeknight Weekend night Per week
Default 3 nights
$118
£95
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Jan 6, 2017 -
Mar 31, 2017
Jan - Mar 2017
3 nights
$112
£90
$112
£90
$490
£395
Apr 1, 2017 -
Apr 14, 2017
Easter 2017
7 nights -- --
$565
£455
Apr 15, 2017 -
Apr 28, 2017
Apr 2017
7 nights -- --
$521
£420
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About the neighborhood
For day trips there are many centres that will let you explore the history and culture of Skye. Or why not visit one of the local potters, painters or silversmiths that are dotted around the island. <BR><BR>A full information folder will be in the croft with details on what’s on, what’s round and about, maps, walks and things to do!
Access
Car advised
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Watersports Nearby.
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