Apartment

Linicro near Uig, Scotland (Ref. 913145)

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Cottage features

  • Off road parking
  • Ground floor accommodation
  • Ground floor bedroom
  • Open fire
  • Smoke-free
  • Garden / Patio
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Broadband / WiFi
  • Sleeps

    6

  • Bedrooms

    3

  • Bathrooms

    2

  • Pets

    No

The Property

Uig 3 miles. A wonderful, ground floor, self-catering apartment boasting fabulous sea and mountain views, in Linicro, a friendly crofting community near Uig. Well-appointed throughout, this self-catering apartment near Uig is totally private from the owner's self-contained accommodation on the upper floor. It is the ideal base for families and groups of friends looking to spend time together and explore the magical Isle of Skye. This self-catering apartment near Uig boasts three generously-proportioned bedrooms, including a master super king-size double room with an en-suite shower room. Prepare picnics for days on the go in the well-equipped kitchen, where you can sit down and enjoy delicious, home-cooked meals around the dining table. Double doors open into the spacious sitting room, featuring a woodburning stove, to create a sociable space for friends to relax and chat in, while preparing meals together. French doors lead outside from the dining area, while at the front of this self-catering apartment near Uig, you can sit out in the secluded, gravelled patio on warm summer days. Soak up the sunshine, gaze out across the sea, and watch the ferry as it journeys between Skye and the Outer Hebrides. Rich in wildlife, Linicro is a place of unspoilt beauty, situated on the northern tip of the Isle of Skye, on the stunning Trotternish Peninsula. The grave of Flora MacDonald is close by, along with an interesting museum about island life in days gone by. Continue around the northern edge of the Isle of Skye and you will reach the village of Staffin and its lovely sandy beach. Uig is close by offering good local services, and the island’s capital, Portree, is a short car journey south. This self-catering apartment near Uig is a brilliant location for a wonderful holiday exploring the Isle of Skye.

Accommodation

All ground floor. Three bedrooms: 1 x super king-size double with en-suite shower, basin and WC, 1 x double, 1 x twin (zip/link, can be king-size double on request). Bathroom with Jacuzzi bath, separate shower, basin and WC. Kitchen with breakfast bar and dining area. Sitting room with woodburning stove. Utility room.

Amenities

Ground source underfloor heating with woodburning stove. Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washing machine, dishwasher, Smart TV with Freeview, DVD, CD/radio, WiFi, selection of books, games and DVDs. Fuel, power and starter pack for stove inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Cot and highchair on request. Ample off road parking. Front private gravel patio with furniture. Sorry, no pets and no smoking. Shop and pub 3 miles. Note: Mobile phone reception can be limited.

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas

About the location

UIG

Portree 14 miles.

The village of Uig (pronounced "oo-ig"), at the northern tip of Skye, rests on the shores of Loch Snizort, Skye’s largest sea loch off the Atlantic. The village boasts two pubs, two shops, a hotel, a filling station and cafe, as well as two other businesses well-worth a visit. Uig Pottery sells a range of high quality pottery produced on-site, while the Skye Brewery sells its own superb real ales from the brewery shop. Sheltered by high ballistic cliffs, the bay is one of the most beautiful in Skye, and is home to the ferry crossing to the Western Isles. Wildlife in the area includes golden eagles, sea eagles, puffins, pilot whales, seals and dolphins. The attractions of the Isle, including the main town of Portree, are all within easy reach of this tranquil base.