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Skeabost Wood Cottage

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2 bedrooms
3 bathrooms
6 guests
3 nights minimum
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Skeabost Wood Cottage is a new eco-house designed by a renowned local architect. Set in 3 acres of unspoiled woodland with its own stream, the cottage is the luxuriously appointed with every mod-con, only 5 miles from Isle of Skye's 'capital' Portree. 2 bedrooms, 1 double and 1 twin, bathroom with bath and shower and downstairs loo. Large modern open plan living area, with dinning room and kitchen. Private drive with ample parking and ramp accessibility. Skeabost is a sheltered and beautiful spot close to Skeabost loch. The cottage overlooks the Snizort River -one of Skye's best salmon fishing rivers, and yet is just a few miles from picturesque Portree with great seafood restaurants, supermarket and shops. NEW FOR 2018 SEASON - Skeabost Wood Lodge - a separate bespoke cabin with do...Skeabost Wood Cottage is a new eco-house designed by a renowned local architect. Set in 3 acres of unspoiled woodland with its own stream, the cottage is the luxuriously appointed with every mod-con, only 5 miles from Isle of Skye's 'capital' Portree. 2 bedrooms, 1 double and 1 twin, bathroom with bath and shower and downstairs loo. Large modern open plan living area, with dinning room and kitchen. Private drive with ample parking and ramp accessibility. Skeabost is a sheltered and beautiful spot close to Skeabost loch. The cottage overlooks the Snizort River -one of Skye's best salmon fishing rivers, and yet is just a few miles from picturesque Portree with great seafood restaurants, supermarket and shops. NEW FOR 2018 SEASON - Skeabost Wood Lodge - a separate bespoke cabin with double bed and bathroom, set in the middle of our private wood, perfect for a bit of extra privacy for larger parties of guests.More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Cottage is not suitable for toddlers/young children due to wooden staircase, exposed wood fire stove (very hot to touch), and small stream which runs through our wood.
Bathrooms
1 Half bath, 1 Attached (ensuite), 1 Full bath
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About the Owner
Charles S
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:95%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:October 2011
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A Holiday Lettings verified reviewer
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed January 23, 2020

Date of stay: January 2020
Reviewed September 30, 2019 via mobile

An outstanding accommodation of the highest quality with excellent attention to detail that can be seen in every aspect. Communication ahead of our stay was excellent from the owner. The cottage is beautiful and very well maintained. Makes for a holiday to remember! Highly recommended.

Date of stay: September 2019
Thank Kate5465
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Berkeley, United Kingdom
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Reviewed September 18, 2019 via mobile

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Date of stay: September 2019
Reviewed April 16, 2018 via mobile

Our second time here. Love it. A really great property in a great and quiet location. Hope to come back sometime.

Date of stay: April 2018
Thank CliffMann
Reviewed October 22, 2017

Lovely views, well laid out & interesting house (I wish I could teleport it back here to live in). We seek out secluded settings and quiet environments whenever possible and this cottage fit the bill perfectly. We had one little snafu but it was quickly...More

Date of stay: August 2017
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Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Balcony
Grill
Central Heating
Suitable For Children Under 5
Deck
Dishwasher
Dryer
Fireplace
Freezer
Refrigerator
Hairdryer
Housekeeping Included
Internet Access
Iron
Kettle
Linens Provided
Mountain Views
Parking
Private Yard
Cable/satellite TV
Stereo System
Stove
Terrace
Toaster
Towels Provided
TV
Washer
Water Views
Wi-Fi
Fishing Nearby
Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk
Watersports Nearby
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
Cycling Trips
Hiking Trips
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
Additional amenities & feature info
Electric oven and hob, fridge-freezer, washing machine, tumble dryer, dishwasher, TV with FreeSat, DVD, selection of books, games and DVDs. Electricity, logs for stove inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Ample off road parking. Decked balcony to front. Sorry, no pets and no smoking. Shop and pub 5 miles. Note: There is limited mobile phone coverage at this property, but we do have WiFi !
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About the neighborhood
Portree is the principle town in Skye and as such as all the local amenities you would expect, including shops, supermarkets, restaurents, library and swimming pool. Skeabost Bridge is a 10 minute drive from Portree and just on the River Snizort.
Getting around
We have a comprehensive list of sights to see and places to go in our guest book at the house.
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