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Cottage | 3 bedrooms | sleeps 5

Key Info
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden

Situated in the historic village of Dunvegan on the beautiful Isle of Skye, this property is a charming detached, stone-built location. This lovely home-from-home also provides a fitted kitchen, separate dining room and a lounge with electric fire for colder evenings. Set in glorious scenery, the property also comes with a secluded garden, ideal for ball games or barbecues. The town of Portree and its local amenities is within easy driving distance, as are the local attractions of Dunvegan Castle, making this a wonderful base from which to explore this glorious part of the Highlands.

Size Sleeps up to 5, 3 bedrooms
Will consider Short breaks (1-4 days)
Access Car advised
Family friendly Great for children of all ages
Notes No pets allowed, No smoking at this property

Features and Facilities

Utilities Washing machine
Rooms 3 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms
Furniture Single beds (1), Double beds (1)
Other High chair
Outdoors Private garden, Shared garden
Access Parking
Further details

Oil central heating with electric fire in sitting room. Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washing machine, TV, DVD, CD player/radio, small library of books/games/DVDs. All fuel and power inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Cot, stairgate and highchair available on request. Off road parking for 2 cars. Mature, lawned garden with garden furniture. Sorry, no pets and no smoking. Shops and pubs 5 mins walk.

The Hebrides/Skye region

From the lush green farmlands of the Borders to the ruggedness of the Highlands, the Scots are proud of their land and identity. Scotland also has some of Britain’s best beaches with glorious stretches of clean sand over which to roam.


Set in the north-west of the Isle of Skye, the village of Dunvegan blends a mixture of traditional stone and modern houses as well as a wide selection of shops and hotels. The village is home to the Clan Macleod and just a mile from the village is Dunvegan Castle. The Macleod family have occupied the building since the 13th Century and apparently had dealings with the ‘wee folk’ at the Fairy Bridge. The Cuillin Mountains are also in the near vicinity and are full of fantastic rock forms and pinnacles, making them a favourite amongst climbers the world over. The island is full of other attractions, such as the Aros Centre which hosts a programme of concerts, theatre and cinema and the town of Portree, set around a natural harbour, and boasting an excellent range of shops, hotels and restaurants.

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8 Jun 2014


"Perfect base from which to explore Skye"

Hillside cottage is in a great spot, if the weather permits you will see lovely sunsets. There were 4 adults in our group and the cottage was well equipped, comfortable and warm - it contained everyth… More

4 Jul 2013


"Excellent cottage in excellent location"

This is a lovely cottage with lovely views and peaceful setting. The accomodation was clean, spacious and well equipped. The owners live in a seperate cottage behind but after the initial meet & greet… More

9 Apr 2012


"Excellent, warm cottage in great location."

This cottage has everything we needed and was lovely and warm. The location was just right, not too far from everything in the North of the island. the owners live in the cottage next door and a are f… More

8 Dec 2011



Loved it!!!Nothing else to say, can't be bothered to use 50 characters.… More

2 Dec 2011


"A stay that leaves you wanting to come back as soon as possible."

A very warm welcome received from Morag and John who went out of their way to ensure we enjoyed every minute of our holiday. Special touches included fresh flowers, tea, coffee, milk, sugar and shortb… More

1 Dec 2011


"Wonderful experience and perfect family holiday"

Hillside is a beautiful cottage with ample room for a small family to relax and rest. The location is perfect for walking into Dunvegan village but with plenty of privacy. The Macdonalds were wonderfu… More

22 Oct 2011


"A perfect holiday at Hillside,"

This cottage is very well situated and equiped to a very good standard with very good fixtures & fittings. It is well maintained by the very friendly owner and is a perfect place to stay and explore … More

20 Oct 2011


"A truely invigorating week."

The cottage provided the ideal base for us to explore the island and have a tremendous week on Skye. The friendlyness of everybody that we met during our stay was overwhelming. A perfect cottage for a… More

22 Sep 2011


"Our stay in Dunwegan"

It was a grest place to stay and very friendly owners… More

14 Sep 2010


"Glad we did it."

Owners of cottage were very friendly and helpful. Lots to do in Skye except the Stein Inn. My kids were disappointed that their "play area" was a cupboard with a couple of toys in it. Not jo… More

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  • 6 Years listed

Calendar last updated:06 Sep 2014

Based in United Kingdom

Languages spoken
  • English

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