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Skeabost Wood Cottage

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60 reviews
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Cottage -
2 Bedrooms , 3 Bathrooms , Sleeps 6
Portree, Isle of Skye, The Hebrides, Scotland
Skeabost Wood Cottage is a new eco-house designed by a renowned local architect. Set in 3 acres of unspoiled woodland with its own stream, the cottage is the luxuriously appointed with every mod-con, only 5 miles from Isle of Skye's 'capital' Portree.

2 bedrooms, 1 double and 1 twin, bathroom with bath and shower and downstairs loo.

Large modern open plan living area, with dinning room and kitchen. Private drive with ample parking and ramp accessibility. Skeabost is a sheltered and beautiful spot close to Skeabost loch. The cottage overlooks the Snizort River -one of Skye's best salmon fishing rivers, and yet is just a few miles from picturesque Portree with great seafood restaurants, supermarket and shops.

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About the Owner, Charles S
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 95 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 3 days ago
Listed since : Oct 2011
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 60 reviews and 1 property
Interaction with guests
Our house keeper Emma lives just around the corner and will be able to help you if you have a question during your stay.
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Excellent - based on 60 reviews
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PirateKat
Napa, California
Level 4 Contributor
29 reviews
21 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 October 2017 for a stay in August 2017
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people found this review helpful

Lovely views, well laid out & interesting house (I wish I could teleport it back here to live in). We seek out secluded settings and quiet environments whenever possible and this cottage fit the bill perfectly. We had one little snafu but it was quickly ironed out. My husband entertained the local cows with his pocket didgeridoo and we spent...

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Sutree121...
Stratford-upon-Avon, United Kingdom
Level 4 Contributor
25 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 October 2017 for a stay in October 2017
1
person found this review helpful

Extremely comfortable cottage with everything you could need. Always warm and cosy and well situated for walking locally or for visiting other parts of Skye, particularly to the North. Endless hours were spent with views of the river and the wildlife. Would definitely recommend Skeabost Wood Cottage.

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caroweiss
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 28 September 2017 for a stay in September 2017
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person found this review helpful

We had such a lovely time at Skeabost - the house is just beautiful and I could have sat for hours staring out to the beautiful landscape! The house has everything you need and the beds are super comfortable! It's also very quiet so perfect for a relaxing break on beautiful Skye! Will definitely be back!

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Amenities
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Half Baths (1)
  • Housekeeping Included
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Mountain Views
  • Parking
  • Private Garden
  • Queen Beds:(2)
  • Refrigerator
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Water Views
  • Wi-Fi
Additional amenities & feature info
Electric oven and hob, fridge-freezer, washing machine, tumble dryer, dishwasher, TV with FreeSat, DVD, selection of books, games and DVDs. Electricity, logs for stove inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Ample off road parking. Decked balcony to front. Sorry, no pets and no smoking. Shop and pub 5 miles. Note: There is limited mobile phone coverage at this property, but we do have WiFi !
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
Cottage is not suitable for toddlers/young children due to wooden staircase, exposed wood fire stove (very hot to touch), and small stream which runs through our wood.
Bathrooms
    1 Full bath
    1 Half bath
    1 Attached (ensuite)
Bedrooms
    2 Twins
    2 Kings
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Rates

Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

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Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
Default 1 night
R4 578
£250
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22 Nov 2017 -
23 Dec 2017
Low
4 nights
R6 592
£360
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R45 778
£2 500
24 Dec 2017 -
1 Jan 2018
Christmas/NY
7 nights -- --
R14 649
£800
2 Jan 2018 -
23 Mar 2018
Low
1 night
R3 662
£200
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R19 227
£1 050
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Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to South African Rand and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
Fees
  • Damage Deposit: R1 831 / stay - Deposit
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About the neighbourhood
Portree is the principle town in Skye and as such as all the local amenities you would expect, including shops, supermarkets, restaurents, library and swimming pool.

Skeabost Bridge is a 10 minute drive from Portree and just on the River Snizort.
Getting around
We have a comprehensive list of sights to see and places to go in our guest book at the house.
Access
Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: Inverness: 150.0 km
Skeabost Wood Cottage is a couple of miles outside of Portree on the road to Dunvegan.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk, Watersports Nearby.
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