Skye Croft (Cottage)
Nestled on the waterfront, a self catering holiday cottage for 2
  • An idyllic getaway with unsoilt views, where you can relax and refresh
  • Ideal base for touring the stunning Isle of Skye
  • Short breaks available Jan - Mar, Oct - Dec
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Bedrooms
  • Price from £355 per week
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Skye Croft

Located on a scenic peninsula in the north west of the Isle of Skye, the one bedroom 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!
Holiday Theme  
  • Activity holiday
  • Walking holiday
  • Romantic for couples
  • Golf
  • Rural or secluded

Location

Scotland, Highlands and Islands, Isle of Skye

      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. ***NOTE*** Location on the map below is incorrect. Simply Holiday Homes are trying to rectify this. Using Google Maps, please type in "Skye Croft IV51 9NU" for actual croft location.
Distances  
  • Nearest airport : Inverness  128   miles
  • Nearest ferry port : Uig  15   miles
  • Nearest train station : Kyle of Lochalsh  42   miles
  • Nearest golf course : Skeabost  2   miles
  • Nearest ski resort : Nevis Ski Range  116   metres
  • Nearest shops : Portree  9   miles
  • Nearest bars & restaurants : Portree  9   miles
  • Nearest mountains : Cuillins  17   miles
  • Nearest lake : Waterfront  50   metres
  • A car is recommend
Local attractions:  
  • Scenic drive
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Property information

Catering  
Self-catering
Suitability  
  • Pets not allowed
  • Not suitable for children
  • Not suitable for wheelchair users
  • Not suitable for elderly or infirm
  • Smoking not allowed
  • Not suitable for teenagers
  • Not suitable for babies and toddlers
Bedrooms  
  • 1 Bedrooms
  •   Single beds
  • 1  Double bed
  •   Sofa beds
  •   Bunk bed
  •   Cots

Studio style Double Bedroom (sleeps 2) with double bed, touch sensitive lighting and radio alarm clock complete with mp3 connection to allow you to drift off to your own music.

Bathroom(s)  
  • 1 Bathroom(s)
  • 0 of which are ensuite
  • Shower

Bathroom with wc, sink, walk-in shower, radiator and underfloor heating to keep you cosy all year round. Mini toiletries and towels included.

Kitchen  
  • Cooker
  • Microwave
  • Washing machine
  • Fridge
  • Toaster
  • Kettle
  • Crockery
  • Cutlery

A modern and bright Kitchen area with Oven, Hob, Fridge, Washing Machine, Microwave, Kettle, Toaster, Steamer, Slow Cooker, Cutlery, Crockery, Utensils and even Ma Broons cook book!

Lounge  
Seating for 3 People
The living area is complete with Radiators, Log Burner, Digital TV, Free Sat, DVD player and iPod docking centre. Books and DVDs are available in the croft.
Dining room  
Seating for 2 People
The dining area is set aside the French Doors leading to the garden and with views over the Loch. The table is set for two with touch sensitive, dimmable lighting above.
Entertainment  
  • DVD player
  • CD player
  • Ipod dock
  • Books
  • TV
General facilities  
  • Central heating
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Bed linen provided
  • Towels provided
  • Log burning stove
Additional Information  
Pools  
Exterior facilities  
  • Garden table & chairs
  • Garden (private)
  • BBQ
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Availability

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Rental Prices

Rental prices are quoted in (GBP)£
Period Weekly rate Week night Weekend rate Minimum stay
Nov-Dec 2014 355 0 0 1 Weeks
Jan-Mar 2015 355 80 8 1 Weeks
Xmas/New Year 2015 535 95 95 3 Nights
Easter 2015 415 0 0 1 Weeks
Apr-May 2015 380 0 0 1 Weeks
Jun 2015 490 0 0 1 Weeks
Jul/Aug 2015 555 0 0 1 Weeks
Sep 2015 450 0 0 1 Weeks
Oct 2015 415 0 0 1 Weeks
Nov-Dec 2015 385 85 85 3 Nights
Jan-Mar 2016 385 85 85 3 Nights
Easter 2016 445 0 0 1 Weeks
Apr-May 2016 410 0 0 1 Weeks
Jun 2016 495 0 0 1 Weeks
Jul/Aug 2016 585 0 0 1 Weeks
Sep 2016 480 0 0 1 Weeks
Oct 2016 445 0 0 1 Weeks
Nov/Dec 2016 395 85 85 3 Nights
Xmas/New Year 2016/2017 565 95 95 3 Nights

Note: Prices are approximate. Always contact the owner to confirm pricing for your preferred dates.

Notes to rental prices  
Short Breaks available November - March, minimum 3 nights booking

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About The Advertiser
Gail Sherwood (Home owner)
Time Zone: UK GMT + 0
This advertiser has been with us since
1.02.2012
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