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Lusta Cottage – Home 223135 Bungalow

  • 3 bedrooms
  • 8 sleeps
  •  min stay varies

Bungalow / 3 bedrooms / 3 bathrooms / sleeps 8

Key Info

  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.4 km
  • Child friendly
  • Car essential
  • Pet friendly
  • Private garden

Description from owner


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  • Great for children of all ages
  • Pets welcome

Bed & bathroom

  • 1 Double Bed, 1 Sofa Bed, 4 Single Beds
  • 1 Family bathroom, 2 En suites


  • Wi-Fi available
  • Private garden
  • Waterfront
  • Balcony or terrace
  • Sea view
  • Internet access
  • Cooker
  • Fridge
  • Freezer
  • Microwave
  • Toaster
  • Kettle
  • Dishwasher
  • Washing machine
  • Clothes dryer
  • Iron
  • TV
  • Satellite TV
  • DVD player
  • CD player
  • Telephone
  • Hair dryer
  • Linen provided

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  • Parking
  • Secure parking
  • Not suitable for wheelchair users


Check in time:17:00, Check out time:10:00
If you have any questions about check-in or check-out times, please contact the owner/manager.
This rental can only be paid for online through Holiday Lettings using your credit/debit card or PayPal (never by bank or wire transfer).

Damage deposit: £100.00
No smoking at this property
Cancellation policy
View Policy

House rules

House Rules For Canine Companions
Well behaved dogs are welcome at Lusta with prior permission
Don’t allow dirty/wet dogs in the house
Keep dogs off the furniture
Ensure house is thoroughly vacuumed before you leave
Do not leave dogs alone in the property
Walk dogs on the lead on croft, away from sheep
Pick up dog mess from garden and dispose in sealed bags in the grey wheelie bin.
Upon departure the inner garden will be inspected and must be
100% clean from dog mess to allow deposit return


About the owner

Craig / Sue N.
Response rate:
Calendar updated::
17 Mar 2018
Years listed:
Based in:
United Kingdom
Overall rating:

Languages spoken: English

This Bungalow has 3 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms and sleeps 8. It’s been listed on Holiday Lettings since 25 Apr 2012. Located in Waternish, it has 39 reviews with an overall rating of 4.5. The average weekly rate varies from £495 to £1005.

The Owner has a response rate of 90% and the property’s calendar was last updated on 17 Mar 2018.


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Guest reviews

Very Good – based on 39 reviews Very Good
39 reviews

Very Good

“Great base to explore Skye”

Reviewed 20 Aug 2017

Lovely cottage in a stunning location. There can't be a better view in Britain than from the conservatory at Lusta Cottage. Great base to explore Skye from the quiet Waternish peninsula.

“Fantastic Views”

Reviewed 9 Jul 2017

Not the biggest of cottages I have stayed in on Skye but by far the best views. Which were magnificent. I even managed a photo of a sunset. Well equipped kitchen and good parking. Nice easy walk to Stein which has good food and Loch Bay restaurant for lunch was superb. Lots of walking and things to do in this area without visiting the very crowded tourist spots in other parts of the island. A relaxing week, wish Skye wasn't so far away

“Fantastic for Families”

Reviewed 4 Jun 2017

This is a great base for extended family holidays given the number of bathrooms and the self contained annexe at the rear of the property (great for grandparents needing a bit of peace and quiet). The views from the conservatory are stunning and ever changing - even in bad weather (yes, it does rain in Skye sometimes). The associated croft land (accessed by gates from the cottage) is a jewel; complete with it's own stream, ravine and waterfalls it leads down to a rocky beach with awesome views and widlife. Waternish is a hidden gem in Skye with lots of interesting local places to explore if one doesn't want to wander too far. However, it's also a great base fo exploration further afield in Skye. We'll be back!

Owner's reply: We are so pleased that you enjoyed yoyr holiday and appreciated the beauty of the Lusta Cottage croft and Waternish. We absolutely love it and we are so glad to be able to share it with you too! Best regards Sue and Craig

“Best views ever”

Reviewed 15 Jan 2017

This is the 3rd (or even 4th?) time we've been here and we absolutely love this place. It is well equipped, cosy and homely, and has the very best views across to the outer Hebrides from the conservatory. Ideal for families (and extended family members wanting a bit of privacy in the small annexe), walkers, and those that simply love a slower place of life, we couldn't recommend Lusta Cottage more. When you open the windows in the main bedroom, you hear the stream running and the sheep baa-ing (is that even a word?!) It's absolutely the best place to chill out and recharge your batteries. 100% recommend.

“Perfect setting in sunshine!”

Reviewed 21 Aug 2016

We all had a relaxing holiday at Lusta cottage. Only two full days of sunshine and one gorgeous sunset was enjoyed during the week but we were very thankful! Conservatory allows amazing views to be captured in good weather. Enclosed garden was absolutely brilliant for dogs and children to run free. Lusta is a good base to explore the northern part of Syke.

Owner's reply: We are so glad you enjoyed your holuday at Lusta Cottage. Thank you for the lovely review - we are do lucky to have the conservatory looking out over such a spectacular view and our children (and mad lurcher) love the freedom of garden too!

“The spot I looked for all my life”

Reviewed 29 Jun 2016

'The spot I looked for all my life', said my dad for whom we organized this trip. And indeed, it is a magnificent place to stay. The horizon is different every night and can be observed not only from the garden bench, but also from the veranda to escape evening midgets. Waternish has all peace and quite you need, but nevertheless there is plenty of authentic activity to be enjoyed. Lusta cottage is cosy, but perfect for 3 couples, with 3 rooms and 3 bathrooms.

Owner's reply: We are delighted that you and your family enjoyed Lusta Cottage. Thank you for your lovely comments.


Reviewed 21 Jul 2013

if you want a holiday with exceptional surroundings and wildlife on your doorstep this is for you. Thankyou Lusta cottage for being there !!! A lovely homely feel just what you want for relaxation and warm comfortable place to rest your head after hours of walking.I would say though dont bother with the Stein pub,they are very rude and unfriendly people !! sorry,buts thats how we found the place.Lusta croft was very beautiful and had sunsets to die for,we loved every minute of it and would love to return,we highly recommend this place,thankyou Craig and Sue.x

“Great cottage which is cosy and warm with views from the conservatory to die for.”

Reviewed 17 Jun 2013

Five of us hired Lusta for one week in May. Only one of our party had visited the Isle of Skye previously. My brother and his wife had stayed in the village of Stein (just down the hill from Lusta) each year for the last 3 years and had fallen in love with the island. Lusta was cosy and warm from arrival until leaving a week later. The views from the conservatory over the loch are stunning, particularly in the evenings, regardless of weather. We purchased our food in the co-op in Portree as we passed through on our way to the cottage as we catered for ourselves throughout the week except on the 3 occasions we visited the Stein Inn (recommended) during the evenings for dinner. An evening walk up the hill directly across the road behind the cottage and through the gate (Scottish Water) was spectacular as it was a clear blue sky and the views from the top, breathtaking. We took the boat (Misty Isle) from Elgol to Loch Coruisk in the heart of the Cullins which was also spectacular and highly recommended, The hot choc and cups of tea taken on board boat before the return trip to Elgol was a lovely touch. The Ramblers Assoc'n book of walks which is in the cottage is very useful containing a wide variety of walks. On the last day we walked the inland cliffs of Scorr Horan and saw both Golden and White Tailed Eagles. A perfect end to a perfect week. Thank you Lusta!

“The most wonderful place to unwind”

Reviewed 21 May 2013

Good facilities. Comfortable beds. Efficient heating system - much appreciated as weather down to 3 degrees again for much of the time. Unbelievable views from the conservatory - across the loch to the Hebrides - and watching the shepherd with his dog bringing up the sheep many a morning.

“Superb in every way”

Reviewed 3 Apr 2013

Left home in north wales with a foot of snow on the ground. Got to Lusta Cottage with only sunshine in sight. Cottage was clean, warm and cosy with views that changed every hour. Camera was overworked from the moment we arrived. The walk down by the stream via the waterfalls and along the shore took us straight to the Stein Inn. A most welcoming pub with good food, especially the fish. The location was everything we wanted and coming back each day to Lusta cottage from various sites around was always special and will live with us. We plan to go back and to advise others in our large family to book a week or two at Lusta. Thanks to Craig, Sue and Gail.

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