Thorsvik

Tokavaig near Broadford, Scotland (Ref. 14547)

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Cottage features

  • Off road parking
  • Ground floor accommodation
  • Ground floor bedroom
  • Smoke-free
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Seaside
  • Broadband / WiFi
  • Sleeps

    6

  • Bedrooms

    3

  • Bathrooms

    2

  • Pets

    No

The Property

Broadford 15 miles. Occupying a stunning location with magnificent views, this spacious wooden cottage is set in the pretty hamlet of Tokavaig on the west side of the Sleat Peninsula on the Isle of Skye. Approached by a private road, this detached Sleat cottage has lovely features such as the high wooden vaulted ceilings and cathedral windows to allow for full appreciation of this fabulous location. This Skye cottage is ideally suited to a family or group of friends who really want to savour the tranquillity and peace of the island and spend time surrounded by breathtaking scenery. This single-storey Sleat cottage has three bedrooms - two double rooms, one of which has an en-suite shower room, and a twin room, as well as a main bathroom. The delightful sitting area at this Skye cottage boasts large arched windows looking out to the sea, high ceilings, a decorative woodburner and comfy furnishings. The kitchen and dining area offer French doors, which open out onto a balcony and again take full advantage of the views, making it an excellent place to sit and enjoy breakfast. The village of Armadale is some 10 miles to the south of this Sleat cottage and has a hotel, lively pub and a village shop, plus 15 miles away is Broadford - Skye's second largest village. The area of Sleat is known as the Garden of Skye due to its abundance of flora and fauna making it very popular during the summer. There is so much to see and do on the Isle of Skye. The island has great restaurants, excellent local crafts, quiet beaches and mountains, but whatever you do decide to do, you will love to return to the tranquillity and comfort of this welcoming Sleat cottage.

Accommodation

All ground floor. Three bedrooms: 1 x double with en-suite shower, basin and WC, 1 x double, 1 x twin. Bathroom with bath, shower over, basin and WC. Cloakroom with basin and WC. Fitted kitchen with dining area. Sitting room.

Amenities

Electric storage and panel heaters. Electric oven, gas hob, microwave, fridge, washing machine, tumble dryer, dishwasher, TV with FreeSat, DVD, selection of books, games and DVDs, telephone, broadband. Electricity 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 10 miles. Coast 10 mins walk. Note: There is no mobile phone coverage at this property. Note: The woodburner in the sitting area is for decorative purposes only.

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas

About the location

BROADFORD

Portree 29 miles.

Skye's second largest village, Broadford lies in the shadow of the Red Cuillins and spreads itself along the southern side of Broadford Bay. Views extend out to the Isle of Pabay and more distantly to the Applecross mountains on the mainland. The village caters well for the tourists with shops, hotels and colourful craft stalls. Close by is the little village of Elgol, which enjoys 'the finest view in Britain' - the end of the Cuillin Ridge seen across Loch Scavaig. From Elgol pier take an unforgettable boat trip to Loch Coruisk in the heart of Cullin Mountain Range. The nearby Sleat Peninsula known as the 'Garden of Skye' has many attractions and a ferry link to the mainland - Armadale to Mallaig.