The Barn

Staffin, Scotland (Ref. 5690)

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    "We enjoyed our stay at The Barn, it was well located for all local amenities and tourist attractions. The owner was very welcoming and gave us good information on places to visit.

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  • Sleeps 3

  • Bedrooms 1

  • Bathrooms 1

  • Pets Yes

Features

  • Off road parking
  • Ground floor accommodation
  • Ground floor bedroom
  • Open fire
  • Smoke-free
  • Pub/shop < 1 mile
  • Washing machine
  • Seaside

The property

Sitting on the edge of the village of Staffin, on the northern tip of the Isle of Skye, is this semi-detached ground floor cottage.

Lovingly refurbished and furnished, this cottage makes an ideal base to visit this fabulous part of Skye.

This lovely cottage has one twin bedroom with an en-suite shower room and is a wonderful retreat for a cosy romantic break.

The accommodation also contains a well-equipped kitchen and a comfy sitting room with a dining area, sofa bed, and the added benefit of a solid fuel stove.

The area surrounding this cottage is spectacular, boasting wonderful sea views and magnificent countryside.

With the whole of the wonderful Isle of Skye to discover, this cottage is a superb base for anyone wishing to explore the rugged beauty of Skye.

Accommodation

All ground floor. One twin bedroom with en-suite shower, basin and WC. Kitchen. Sitting room with dining area, sofa bed and solid fuel stove.

Amenities

  • Electric heaters with solid fuel stove
  • Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, TV with Freeview, DVD, selection of books, games and DVDs
  • All fuel, power and peat for stove inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Off road parking for 2 cars
  • Shared garden
  • One well-behaved pet welcome
  • Sorry, no smoking
  • Shop 1 min walk, pub 3 miles
  • Beach 10 mins walk.

About the location

STAFFIN

Portree 17 miles; Kyle of Lochalsh 51 miles.

Occupying a coastal location on the northern half of the Isle of Skye, is the crofting village of Staffin. Overlooking Staffin Bay and Staffin Island, this tranquil village boasts something for everyone, with two restaurants, two shops, a part time opening Post Office, the Staffin Slipway for sailing enthusiasts, the only sandy beach in the north of Skye and plentiful walks along the beach or inland. The town of Portree, the largest on Skye, is 17 miles down the coast and from here, the whole of this wonderful island can be easily reached. A haven for walkers, the fabulous Trotternish Ridge with the famous and majestic Quiraing as its dramatic centrepiece is easily reached from Staffin.

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas