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Beautiful Cottage, quiet location with great views & WIFI, set in croft land

Cottage -
4 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 8
Glendale, Isle of Skye, The Hebrides, Scotland
Waterfall View overlooks Loch Poolteil with views of the rural countryside and the Outer Hebrides. The cottage provides the ideal retreat for relaxing and watching the ever changing vistas and is a super base for touring this mystical and historic island. Take a visit to Dunvegan Castle (the oldest inhabited castle in Scotland and seat of the Clan MacLeod) and a boat trip to see the seals basking on the rocks in Loch Dunvegan.

Boat trips include a sea trip from Portree to see the varied sea and bird life including the sea eagles, glass-bottomed boat trips and a ferry trip to the Outer Isles of Lewis, Harris and Uist. No visit to the Isle of Skye is complete without a trip on the Bella Jane from Elgol to Scotland's most isolated Loch Coruisk.

The island boasts some wonderful restaurants, the world famous 'Three Chimneys' ha...
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Listing #HL248808
About the Owner
Wendy T
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:August 2011
Interaction with guests
Waterfall View is a self catering cottage - no meals are provided. There is information at the cottage of suggested walks and maps. Also ideas of places to visit.
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Reviewed September 24, 2018

Our visit to Skye was incredible — made even more so by the stay at this cottage. The location was so peaceful and beautiful. The cottage was well-appointed and very comfortable. Loved spending my mornings in the conservatory with my coffee — even some days...More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank markc_aber
Pioneer141012, VR Owner at Beautiful Cottage, quiet location with great views & WIFI, set in croft land, responded to this reviewResponded September 25, 2018

Thank you for taking the time to review your stay. We're so pleased you enjoyed the location of the cottage.

Reviewed August 7, 2017

We are a group of two families. Everyone love this cottage. We already miss the skye and wish to come back some time later.

Date of stay: July 2017
Thank Jung-uk S
Management response:Responded August 21, 2017

Thank you for taking the time to review your stay. We would love to welcome you back for your next holiday.

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Reviewed July 26, 2015

we had a fantastic week here house well equipped spotlessly clean . the beds a bit low for elderly mother. We took our four year old grandson who had the most fantastic time exploring. weather was great 90% of week, better than we thought we...More

Date of stay: July 2015
Thank sally g
Management response:Responded July 26, 2015

Thank you for taking the time to review your stay. We are pleased you enjoyed the cottage and the Isle of Skye.

  • Central Heating
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (8)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (8)
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Ocean Views
  • Parking
  • Queen Beds:(2)
  • Refrigerator
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Single Beds:(4)
  • Stereo System
  • Stove
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Water Views
  • Wi-Fi
Additional amenities & feature info
A ramp leads to the front door, although the property has not been specifically designed for wheelchair users.
Surrounded by 4 acres of natural croft land - (sizeable puddles may form, where young children will need supervision).
On a clear night, with the lack of light pollution one can see spectacular starry skies.
For those days when the weather is a little wet there are plenty of board games, a small library, CD player/radio DVDs and TV with freeview.
Free broadband wifi is available at the cottage.
Free broadband wifi is also available at Glendale Village Hall.
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
The cottage is self catering, no food is provided. Check in is 4pm-9pm. A deduction will be made from the security deposit for any breakages or damage caused at the cottage. No...
    1 Shower
    1 Attached (ensuite)
    1 Crib
    4 Twins
    2 Queens
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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.

Please contact the manager for complete rate information.
  • Damage Deposit: $190 / stay - Deposit
Additional Rate and Availability Information
** For larger parties of up to 16 we have a neighbouring property that sleeps 8 which can be booked.
**Prices include electricity, heating, linen and towels.
Check in after 4pm and departure before 10am.
Payment constitutes acceptance of the booking conditions.
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About the neighborhood
10 minute walk to the pier with mackerel fishing at high tide. A beach can be found at Glendale or further afield is the coral beach at Claigan, Dunvegan.
There are many enjoyable walks near the cottage including a lovely walk out to Neist Point lighthouse, where if you are lucky you may spot Minke whales and other wild life. If you enjoy swimming outdoors then try Glenbrittle’s magical Faerie Pools, or try kayaking, sailing, fishing or scuba diving in the crystal clear water around Skye's coastline. There are numerous boat trips around Skye to see the wildlife and other islands including a trip on the Bella Jane from Elgol to access Loch Corruisk.
Getting around
A car is essential to explore the island as public transport is very limited.
Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: Inverness: 139.8 mi
Railway: Kyle of Lochalsh: 55.9 mi
Ferry: Uig for ferries to the outer Hebridean islands: 37.3 mi
Inverness Airport - 144 miles, approx 2-3 hour drive from cottage. Other airports - Glasgow & Edinburgh. Nearest ferry - from Mallaig to Isle of Skye, 64 miles. Nearest train station - Kyle of Lochalsh 56 miles from cottage.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, Nearest Beach: 2.0 mi.
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