Cottage | 1 bedrooms | sleeps 2
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.
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.
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.
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 watching to sea spotting we are sure there is something that everyone will love....so make sure you pack your binoculars!
|Size||Sleeps up to 2, 1 bedrooms|
|Will consider||Corporate bookings, Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Family friendly||Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Log fire, DVD player, Sea view|
|General||Central heating, TV|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron|
|Utilities||Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Washing machine|
|Rooms||1 bedroom, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms|
|Furniture||Double beds (1), Dining seats for 2, Lounge seats for 3|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Private garden, BBQ|
|Further details indoors||
The croft accommodation comes fully furnished and includes bed linen, towels, heating and electric.
The Hebrides/Skye region
Activities on Skye include sight seeing, walking, cycling, mountaineering, horse riding, golf, fishing, boat trips and so much more. With stunning landscapes and excellent wildlife, it truly is a photographers or artists dream.
Skye Croft is situated just 10 minutes drive North West of the Isle of Skye’s colourful harbour town of Portree, the capital of the island, where full shopping facilities include: supermarkets, shops, café’s, restaurants, boat trips, and a tourist information centre.
North of Skye Croft lies Uig, a small harbour town set in a stunning sheltered bay. From here you can take a ferry trip over to Tarbert on the Isle of Harris in the Outer Hebrides (the mountains of which can be seen from Skye Croft on a clear day) or to Lochmaddy in North Uist, another of the Outer Hebridean islands.
South of Skye Croft are the dramatic Cuillins, an impressive and rocky mountain range known the world over amongst rock climbers, walkers, hikers and ramblers. The Cuillin range dominates the skyline and indeed can be seen from Skye Croft looking South from the garden. The two Cuillin ranges are very distinctive in character, the Red Cuillins of red granite are rounded compared to the ragged volcanic Black Cuillins.
Elsewhere on the Isle of Skye, small towns and pretty villages offer an abundance of traditionally made crafts alongside local produce such as ales and whisky. Visit the islands castles and museums so you can discover the legends, history, clans. Experience Gaelic culture and enjoy local arts. The Isle of Skye is a romantic destination, full of timeless pleasure, providing you with an unforgettable holiday experience.
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.
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!