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Epona Cottage

The view from the cottage of Loch Snizort, the Ascrib Isles, Uig and the Trotternish peninsula.
1 of 20The view from the cottage of Loch Snizort, the Ascrib Isles, Uig and the Trotternish peninsula.
Holiday Rental House -
2 Bedrooms , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 4
Isle of Skye, The Hebrides, Scotland
Situated in the township of Geary, on the beautiful Waternish peninsula. Our view is of Loch Snizort, the Ascrib Islands, Uig and the Trotternish Ridge. The cottage is an updated traditional 1930's croft house which retains many original features.

We have an extensive library of books and CD's for you to relax. The property is well equipped and very comfortably furnished. Our guests say 'it is their home from home'.

The area is ideal for walking, snorkelling, cycling, kayaking, fishing, eating out and much more.
Listing #HL258212
About the Owner
Janet B
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:90%
Response Time:Within a day
Listed Since:August 2012
Interaction with guests
Guests can find details of activities, visitor attractions, eating out etc on the internet eg visit Waternish, visit Scotland, TripAdvisor etc. There is lots of visitor information in Epona Cottage. The zip and link Superking size bed can also be made into 2 single beds. We would advise guests to book in advance to eat at Loch Bay restaurant, Three Chimneys, Stein Inn, Old School restaurant.
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Reviewed 22 August 2018

We spent 5 nights in this wonderfully quaint cottage enjoying the view, the animals, the community and our gracious hosts. It's truly a worthwhile "escape" destination with peace and quiet galore, beautiful scenery and amazing sunrises and sunsets. We were fortunate to find such a...More

Thank campanij
Management response:Responded 30 August 2018

A lovely family, we will look forward to meeting again someday, we are so pleased they enjoyed their stay with us here on Skye

Reviewed 4 June 2018

Cottage was comfy and cosy, well equipped with all we needed, including a good selection of books and CDs. Ian and Janet were friendly and helpful, giving good directions to cottage. The view looking out to sea is amazing. We had very good weather and...More

Thank Norma C
Management response:Responded 21 August 2018

We thank you for your lovely review and are very glad you enjoyed your stay at Epona Cottege.

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Reviewed 23 May 2018

A lovely small cottage with beautiful views of the sea, particularly from the bedroom windows. Whilst the cottage has everything you need for a comfortable stay, the only minus we found was there was no upstairs bathroom.

Thank Sunwapta2
Management response:Responded 6 June 2018

Thank you for your review. It was a pleasure meeting you.

  • Alarm Clock
  • Blender
  • Books
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Housekeeping Included
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Ocean Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Parking
  • Private Garden
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Refrigerator
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Waterfront
  • Water Views
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
We do not allow the house to be used for parties. We do not allow more than 4 paying guests to use the house or stay over. The house must be left clean and tidy. No dogs or other...
    1 Full bath
    1 Queen
    1 King
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  • Damage Deposit: R 1 882 / stay - Deposit
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About the neighbourhood
You can enjoy a stroll, a long hard hike or a challenging climb among this diverse landscape. There are many forestry tracks to enjoy a cycle ride. Walking, scuba diving, snorkelling, wild swimming and kayaking are a small selection of activities to explore! The oldest inn on Skye is here on Waternish! Enjoy a wee dram of Whisky, Drambuie or a glass of locally brewed beer! Have lunch or dinner and enjoy a meal with locally sourced ingredients. Treat yourselves to a candle lit dinner of fresh, locally sourced fish at the ever popular Loch Bay restaurant located in the picturesque village of Stein. Enjoy the dark skies of the area. Try identifying the constellations or enjoy the mysterious Northern Lights. Waternish has one of the darkest skies in the area.
Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: Inverness Airport: 240.0 km
Railway: Mallaig (From Armadale via Ferry): 129.0 km
Ferry: Armadale Isle of Skye runs to Mallaig: 109.0 km
Travel to Glasgow them follow the scenic route through the Highlands following the A82 / A87 to Kyle of Lochalsh arriving on the Isle of Skye by crossing the spectacular Skye Bridge. Follow the A87 across Skye going through Broadford and then Portree the capital of Skye, heading now for Dunvegan still on the A87 initially but turning left onto the A850, 12 miles on at Fairy Bridge take the right hand turn onto the B886 signposted Waternish / Geary (8 Miles), follow the sign posts for your destination.

From Edinburgh follow A90 / A9 to Dalwhinnie taking the A889 joining the A86, at Spean Bridge turn right on to the A82, from there follow instructions above.
Activities nearby
Nearest Beach: 10.0 km.
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