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Isle of Skye

The Isle of Skye, Scotland’s second largest and amongst its most beautiful islands is situated just off the west Highland coast and conveniently connected to the mainland by the Skye Bridge or by ferry.

The island is renowned for its dramatic mountainous terrain, sea lochs and stunning coastline, pristine nature and rich cultural and historical heritage, providing one of the most exquisite cottage holiday breaks in Scotland.

Probably Skye’s most recognised mountain formations are the Cuillin range, with its jagged peaks providing a challenge to mountain climbers from around the world and the strange rock formations and pinnacles found in the Trotternish peninsula. Further geographic wonders can be found just outside Portree at The Old Man of Storr. This rocky hill offers great views of the surrounding area, not to mention an enjoyable walking location. If you fancy slightly more of a challenge then we’d recommend the Quiraing, a landslip made up of stunning natural landmarks.

Wildlife abounds here; see dolphins, porpoises and minke whales from the shore at Neist Point, visit the Ring of Bright Water interactive wildlife visitor centre with a live otter webcam or maybe hop on a boat trip to Loch Dunvegan seal colony.

Skye has a fascinating history and any visit would not be complete without seeing Dunvegan Castle which dates back to the 14th century and has been the fortress castle of clan Macleod for hundreds of years. Also of interest is the extensive estate on the Sleat peninsula, Clan Donald Skye, where you’ll find great walks through the beautiful estate, gardens, wildlife, wonderful views and a museum.

Situated by Loch Harport and with views of the Cuillins can be found the only distillery on the island. The Talisker distillery offers a fascinating insight into the heritage of Skye’s only single malt along with the opportunity to sample what is often regarded as one of Scotland’s finest whisky. Also of interest is The Aros Experience on the outskirts of Portree; here you can see exhibitions of film, music and wildlife.

The Isle of Skye is perfect for those after an active break, with plenty of open expanses and views to die for so if you’d like to begin planning you next trip take a look at our selection of holiday cottages on the Isle of Skye today.
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  • Milovaig, Glendale, Isle of Skye×

    The Croft House

    Milovaig, Glendale, Isle of Skye

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    Key Features:
    - Coastal Property - Car parking on site - Enclosed Garden / Patio - Coast within 1 mile - Detached Property - Garden / Patio - Sea View - Dishwasher - Washing Machine - Coast within 5 miles - No Pets Allowed - Rural Location - Coast within 3 miles

    With outstanding views over the waters of Loch Pooltiel towards Dunvegan Head and the Outer Isles, this detached...

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  • Ard Roag, by Dunvegan×

    Blossom Brae

    Ard Roag, by Dunvegan

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    Key Features:
    - Coastal Property - Car parking on site - Pub within 1 mile - Pets go free - Coast within 1 mile - Detached Property - Garden / Patio - Sea View - Dishwasher - Washing Machine - Coast within 5 miles - Rural Location - Coast within 3 miles

    Enjoying views across open countryside towards the waters of Loch Varkasaig, this detached property has been furnished...

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  • Hungladder, Isle of Skye×

    Buaile Nan Carn

    Hungladder, Isle of Skye

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    Key Features:
    - Coastal Property - Wifi - Enclosed Garden / Patio - Pets go free - Coast within 1 mile - Detached Property - Garden / Patio - Sea View - Washing Machine - Coast within 5 miles - Coast within 3 miles
    Buaile Nan Carn is an attractive detached cottage situated in an elevated position which affords stunning views across...
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  • Linicro, Isle of Skye ×

    Linicro Cottage

    Linicro, Isle of Skye

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    Ref: W3849
    Key Features:
    - Coastal Property - Car parking on site - Pets go free - Coast within 1 mile - Washing Machine - Coast within 5 miles - Coast within 3 miles

    Lovely views

    This compact, roadside, detached cottage is well furnished and offers excellent value for...

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  • Broadford, Isle of Skye×

    Isle View

    Broadford, Isle of Skye

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    Ref: 28284
    Key Features:
    - Car parking on site - Pub within 1 mile - Detached Property - Garden / Patio - Dishwasher - Washing Machine - No Pets Allowed - Rural Location

    This detached holiday home is in a stunning shore side position, only 50 yards from the sea, and with amazing views...

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  • Portree, Isle of Skye×

    Gleniffer House

    Portree, Isle of Skye

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    Key Features:
    - Coastal Property - Enclosed Garden / Patio - Pub within 1 mile - Coast within 1 mile - Garden / Patio - Dishwasher - Washing Machine - Coast within 5 miles - Coast within 3 miles

    This three-storey, stone Georgian house is in a magnificent seafront location with a garden to the beach, and...

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  • Bornesketaig near Uig×

    Frank’s

    Bornesketaig near Uig

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    Key Features:
    - Coastal Property - Wifi - Enclosed Garden / Patio - Coast within 1 mile - Detached Property - Sea View - Dishwasher - Washing Machine - Coast within 5 miles - Barbecue - No Pets Allowed - Rural Location - Coast within 3 miles
    Frank’s is a traditional crofters cottage which has been extensively renovated to provide contemporary accommodation...
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  • Portree, Isle of Skye×

    Taigh Mhairi

    Portree, Isle of Skye

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    Ref: CC511053
    Key Features:
    - Coastal Property - Wifi - Pub within 1 mile - Pets go free - Coast within 1 mile - Garden / Patio - Dishwasher - Washing Machine - Coast within 5 miles - Coast within 3 miles
    Taigh Mhairi is a detached single storey cottage set in lovely fully enclosed gardens backing onto woodland, with a...
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  • Eilean Ban, Kyleakin, Isle of Skye×

    Gavin Maxwell Cottage

    Eilean Ban, Kyleakin, Isle of Skye

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    Ref: CC511152
    Key Features:
    - Coastal Property - Pub within 1 mile - Coast within 1 mile - Garden / Patio - Washing Machine - Coast within 5 miles - No Pets Allowed - Coast within 3 miles
    Imagine sharing part of a private island and staying in the former home of Gavin Maxwell, author of the classic book "Ring...
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  • Kyleakin, Isle of Skye×

    Covesea Cottage

    Kyleakin, Isle of Skye

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    Ref: CC511239
    Key Features:
    - Coastal Property - Wifi - Enclosed Garden / Patio - Pub within 1 mile - Coast within 1 mile - Garden / Patio - Dishwasher - Washing Machine - Coast within 5 miles - No Pets Allowed - Coast within 3 miles
    Covesea Cottage is a quintessential seaside cottage perched right on the edge of the sea overlooking Kyleakin harbour...
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  • Carbost, Isle of Skye×

    Distellery Croft Cottage

    Carbost, Isle of Skye

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    Ref: W8192
    Key Features:
    - Coastal Property - Car parking on site - Pub within 1 mile - Pets go free - Coast within 1 mile - Detached Property - Washing Machine - Coast within 5 miles - Coast within 3 miles

    Superb loch views

    On an elevated site enjoying fabulous views over the village of Carbost to Loch Harport and...

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  • Staffin×

    Seascape

    Staffin

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    Ref: W42888
    Key Features:
    - Coastal Property - Wifi - Car parking on site - Pub within 1 mile - Coast within 1 mile - Detached Property - Garden / Patio - Sea View - Washing Machine - Coast within 5 miles - No Pets Allowed - Rural Location - Coast within 3 miles

    Nestling against the side of a small hillock, this holiday property with grass roof enjoys a secluded setting,...

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