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Burnside Cottage

Kensaleyre near Portree, Fort William, Isle of Skye & The Western Isles (Ref. 988419)



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  • Icon/Feature/Off-road parking Off road parking
  • Icon/Feature/Ground floor bedroom Ground floor bedroom
  • Icon/Feature/Open fire Open fire
  • Icon/Feature/Garden or Patio Garden / Patio
  • Icon/Feature/Washing machine Washing machine
  • Icon/Feature/Games room Games Room
  • Icon/Feature/By the sea Seaside
  • Icon/Feature/WiFi Broadband / WiFi

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* Based on a combined average customer score in the last 6 months

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21 Customer Review(s)

  • “Burnside Cottage excelled our expectations especially where the views were concerned.”

    It was an incredible 2 weeks spent at the Cottage with plenty of places to visit on the Isle of Skye which was beautiful.

    - Mr Davies, September 2021

The property

With an elevated position and a magnificent outlook over Loch Eyre, commanding stunning panoramic vistas across the rambling Scottish countryside is Burnside Cottage.

Situated on the enchanting Isle of Skye, with the delightful town of Portree 7 miles distant, this high quality holiday let boasts a spacious interior and bright, homely colour schemes throughout.

Perfect for a group of friends touring the Scottish Islands, or a family seeking a spot of relaxation and quality time spent together, this cottage is just what you need - a luxurious haven to be celebrated.

By stepping through the back entrance you will find yourself in the utility, benefitting a helpful washing machine and tumble dryer.

Next you can stroll right through to the impressive open-plan living room comprising a large kitchen area with a breakfast bar and additional seating around a lovely dining table.

Sweeping round to the left is the wonderful sitting area occupying a set of luxurious sofas, a wall-mounted TV, woodburning stove and additional seating in the large bay window, overlooking the remarkable loch, enveloped by glorious walking country - an excellent spot to be at one with your thoughts and take in the views.

Down the long corridor are a refreshing set of bedrooms; the master double boasts an en-suite whilst the twin room occupies a Jack-and-Jill bathroom, all very high quality and will delight any guest.

Explore the unspoiled beauty around you; follow the road around the top of the Trotternish Peninsula and admire its rugged cliffs and dramatic landscape.

There is much to be discovered on the island, from sporting activities to historical landmarks and sandy beaches - a truly adventurous holiday to be had in a fantastic location.

This superb cottage is not to be missed.


  • All ground floor
  • Three bedrooms: 1 x single, 1 x twin with Jack-and-Jill bathroom with bath, shower, basin and WC, 1 x double with en-suite shower, basin and WC
  • Open-plan living room with kitchen, breakfast bar, dining area and sitting area with woodburning stove
  • Utility.
  • Oil central heating with woodburning stove
  • Electric oven and hob, fridge/freezer, microwave, coffee maker, dishwasher, washing machine, tumble dryer
  • Freeview TV, DVD player, WiFi, selection of books, games and DVD's
  • Fuel, power and starter pack for fire/stove inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Ample off-road parking
  • Private garden with patio
  • Sorry no pets and no smoking
  • Shop and pub 7 miles
  • Note: No children under 10 years, inc. infants
  • Note: Property only accepts up to a maximum of 5 people
  • Note: This property will only accept weekly bookings between April to October and will only accept short breaks in the winter period

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About the location


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.

Note: No children under 10 years, inc. infants.
Note: Property only accepts up to a maximum of 5 people.
Note: This property will only accept weekly bookings between April to October and will only accept short breaks in the winter

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter