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Skeabost Wood Cottage

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Excellent 5/5 Score from 22 reviews

North Facing View of the House

Cottage | 2 bedrooms | sleeps 4

Key Info
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Suitable for children over 5
  • Car essential
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden

Skeabost Wood Cottage is a brand new eco-house designed by a renowned local architect. Set in 3.5 acreas of unspoit woodland, the cottage is the lap of luxury with every mod-con, 5 miles from 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 accessability. 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.

Size Sleeps up to 4, 2 bedrooms
Access Car essential
Nearest Amenities 10 km
Nearest travel links Nearest airport: Inverness 150 km
Family friendly Suitable for children over 5, Suitable for people with restricted mobility
Notes No pets allowed, No smoking at this property

Features and Facilities

Luxuries Log fire, DVD player
General Central heating, TV, CD player, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available
Standard Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer
Utilities Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine
Rooms 2 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms
Furniture Single beds (2), Double beds (1), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 6
Other Linen provided, Towels provided
Outdoors Balcony or terrace, Private garden, BBQ
Access Parking
Further details indoors

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 !

Further details outdoors

The house is surrounded by a lovely sheltered and unspoiled wood, great for kids to explore in. Its also very close to the River Snizort for salmon fishing [seperate permission and payment needed].

Further details

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The Hebrides region

The natural beauty of the Isle entices visitors to return again and again, lured back by the abundance of wildlife, variety of birds.

There is a variety of walking terrains and the spectacular sea life including puffin colonies and the occasional glimpse of a whale.

Skeabost Bridge

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.

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13 Nov 2014


"Skeabost Wood Cottage - Brilliant place"

We stayed at Skeabost Wood Cottage in early November, the cottage is absolutely superb, extremely well equipped and is well situated for driving to the best parts of the island.The owners couldn'… More

8 Oct 2014


"Inspirational and beautiful holiday cottage"

The Skeabost Wood Cottage is super nice, new, and a very comfortable cottage. When we were looking for a place to stay we found this gem just a few miles outside Portree. The cottage was written up … More

6 Oct 2014


"Just Perfect"

We have just returned from a 4 night stay in Skeabost Wood Cottage and can honestly say that we've never had a holiday rental accommodation quite like it. It immediately felt like a home from ho… More

3 Oct 2014


"Gorgeous cottage with glorious views"

This architect designed cottage is really lovely, it feels spacious and is fitted out to a very high standard. The cottage is only 5-10 minutes drive to a supermarket and to all the restaurants shops … More

12 Sep 2014


"We will be coming back!"

We just came back from our week away in Scotland - 4 of the nights we stayed at Skeabost Wood cottage. In short - this cottage is absolutely excellent! The only reason why I was upset was because it w… More

6 Sep 2014



The house was obviously designed by an architect: beautiful, clever use of space. Windows and large skylights in every room give lovely views of hills, river, and pasture with grazing sheep. Minimal… More

19 Aug 2014


"Wonderful Spot"

Cottage is as good as it looks in the pictures with great outlook across green fields. It's well equipped and maintained and we would be happy to stay there again. Good location for touring the northern part of Skye

18 Aug 2014


"Superb - hope to be back!!"

Wow! What a stunning house - beautifully designed and furnished, and spotlessly clean on arrival. We loved staying here and so did our two girls. Amazing views and a very practical layout made for a most relaxing stay. We really hope to be back before too long.
The Bone family, Lincolnshire

6 Jul 2014


"Super Relaxing Holiday Home from Home!!!!!!!"

This cottage was all you could wish for, lovely interior great views.The cottage always felt large and roomy. Kids loved the bedroom. and the woods outside.although we were not cold we did light the l… More

24 Jun 2014


"Absolutely Wonderful"

This lovely home is well made and well furnished. We particularly enjoyed the decor that incorporated local art and books as well as historical items and information about Skye. The owner provided n… More

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Calendar last updated:27 Jan 2015

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