Waternish holiday house rental with internet access, walking, TV and rural retreat

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  • House
  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 4 nights min stay
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Key information

  • 100% refund within 24 hours after booking. See Policies & House Rules
  • Nearest beach 0.3 km
  • Child friendly
  • Car advised
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden

From the owner

Bitacora is a super cottage in a stunning location with commanding sea views across the Minch to the outer Isles.

We can accommodate up to 4 guests in 5 star luxury.

There are 3 large bedfrooms 2 with double beds and the 3rd is a king size with en suite.

Enjoy the peace and quiet or get out and about to see some of the abundant wild life.

Local restaurants include The michelin starred 3 chimneys, old school or the local pub Stein Inn with large selection of malts and cask ales.

The Lochbay restaurant is also to be experienced whether you sit in or have a take away.

Venture a little further to the acclaimed 3chimneys restaurant for the popular taster menue

Amenities

Bed & bathroom

  • Bedroom 1: King Bed
  • Bedroom 2: Single Bed
  • Bedroom 3: Single Bed
  • 1 Family bathroom, 1 En suite

Families

  • Great for children of all ages
  • No pets allowed

Access

  • Parking
  • Accessible for wheelchair users — please contact the owner for details before booking

Essentials

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Mountain Views
  • Private garden
  • Patio
  • Waterfront
  • Sea view
  • Internet access
  • Central heating
  • Cooker
  • Fridge
  • Freezer
  • Microwave
  • Toaster
  • Kettle
  • Dishwasher
  • Washing machine
  • Iron
  • TV
  • Satellite TV
  • DVD player
  • Linen provided
  • Towels provided

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Cancellation policy

Full refund

100% refund within 24 hours after booking (provided the stay is at least 60 days away).

Partial refund

50% refund of the amount paid (minus the booking fee*) if cancelled at least 4 weeks before check-in.

No refund

No refund if cancelled less than 4 weeks before check-in.

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Things to know

Check in: 16:00 Check out: 10:00
If you have any questions about check-in or check-out times, please contact the owner/manager.

Payment

This rental can only be paid for online through Holiday Lettings using your credit/debit card or PayPal (never by bank or wire transfer).

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Smoking

No smoking at this property

House rules

Any damage must be reported before your departure

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About the owner

Alasdair M.
Average reply time:
2 hours 6 minutes

Calendar updated:
07 Mar 2024

Years listed:
11

Based in:
United Kingdom
Languages spoken: English
This House has 4 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms and sleeps 4. It has been listed on Holiday Lettings since 25 Mar 2015. Located in Isle of Skye, it has 6 reviews with an overall rating of 5. The average weekly rate is £2119.
The Owner has a response rate of 100% and the property’s calendar was last updated on 07 Mar 2024.
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Amazing
Oct 2020

Photos of the cottage online do no justice. It was a beautiful and a very modern homestay. The view from the cottage itself was nothing short of stunning. The owner is a fantastic chap. My family and … More 

Reviewed 27 Oct 2020

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Joan H

A little piece of paradise
Aug 2020

We are just back from an amazing 4 night stay in this lovely house. As soon as you arrive you feel at home, relaxed and ready to soak up the wonderful views. The house has everything you will ever nee… More 

Reviewed 4 Aug 2020

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vivalschwa
France

Parfait !
Aug 2019

Maison très confortable et très bien située au bord de la mer Très bon équipement intérieur notamment pour la cuisine

Reviewed 12 Aug 2019

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Theresa R

Wonderful vacation home with a spectacular view!
May 2016

My parents, husband, and two young children stayed here with me for four nights while we explored the Isle of Skye. The home was spacious, clean, and comfortable. It has all the latest upgrades and lo… More 

Reviewed 7 Jun 2016

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raymond238
Sheffield, United Kingdom

Excellent holiday amazing sunsets
Apr 2016

We had a lovely stay cottage really clean and had every thing you would need . Watched the sun set from the patio was just wonderful . Will definately return

Reviewed 19 May 2016

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How do I edit my booking?

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/ night
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