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Sconser near Portree, Scotland (Ref. 26278)

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Cottage features

  • Off road parking
  • Ground floor accommodation
  • Ground floor bedroom
  • Smoke-free
  • Garden / Patio
  • Cot available
  • Highchair available
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Seaside
  • Broadband / WiFi
  • Sleeps

    4

  • Bedrooms

    2

  • Bathrooms

    2

  • Pets

    No

The Property

Portree 12 miles. A very well-presented detached cottage situated on a hillside in the township on Sconser on the magical Isle of Skye. From the elevated location of this Skye cottage there are southerly views across to the Isle of Raasay and the mountains of the mainland. Immaculately-presented throughout, this Skye cottage is ideal for a family or group of friends who will appreciate the excellent central location of the cottage which is ideal for exploring the whole island. There are two bright and spacious bedrooms, one double and a twin with a fabulous en-suite shower room. The open plan living accommodation in this Skye cottage is dominated by the picture window overlooking the loch and is a very sociable and welcoming area. The bespoke fitted kitchen/dining room is very well equipped and a perfect place for enjoying a meal with family and friends. At the front of this Skye cottage there is space to sit and enjoy the views and sunsets. With the capital town of the island, Portree, just 12 miles to the north and the second main centre of population, Broadford, just 13 miles to the south, you are never far from excellent shopping facilities. Close by is a hotel, renowned locally for its high-quality cuisine and friendly small bar. With this lovely Portree cottage being centrally located, you can travel south to the Sleat peninsula known as the garden of Skye and visit Armadale Castle or travel north up to Portree and tour the dramatic coastal road around the top of the island. Skye is a big island, full of wonderful scenery, an abundance of wildlife and lots of history. Whether you walk up the Cuillins, or languish on a quiet beach, you will love to return to the comfort of your Skye cottage at the end of a busy day. Note: This property is approx. 100 yards from Ref. 912924, together they sleep 10.

Accommodation

All ground floor. Two bedrooms: 1 x double, 1 x twin with en-suite shower, basin and WC. Bathroom with bath, basin and WC. Open plan living area with kitchen, dining area and sitting area with electric coal-effect fire. Entrance porch/utility.

Amenities

Oil underfloor central heating with electric fire. Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washing machine, tumble dryer, dishwasher, 3 x TVs with FreeSat, DVD, radio, WiFi, selection of books, games and DVDs. Fuel and power inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Cot and highchair on request. Ample off road parking. Front patio with furniture. Sorry, no pets and no smoking. Shop 12 miles, hotel with pub and restaurant 1 mile. Coast 3 mins walk.

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas

About the location

PORTREE

Fort William 108 miles; Inverness 113 miles.

Set round its natural harbour on the stunning and tranquil Isle of Skye, charming Portree boasts an excellent range of shops, hotels and restaurants. Cultural attractions are plentiful; the Aros Centre is well worth a visit with its programme of concerts, theatre and cinema. Sports enthusiasts are also well catered for, with sea kayaking, rock-climbing and a good choice of well-marked walks. The rock formations are particularly spectacular; Trotternish Ridge stretches for 31km of continuous cliffs, with many fantastic rock forms and pinnacles. Dunvegan Castle and the Talisker Distillery Visitor Centre are just two more reasons to visit this magical isle.