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Eagles Rest

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28 reviews
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Eagles Rest
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Waternish Eagle
Red deer visiting
Aros Bay
Old Boat at Aros Bay
Fishing Boat
Coral Beach
Aurora Borealis over Waternish
Moon rising over Loch Snizort in front of chalet
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Chalet -
1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 2
Isle of Skye, The Hebrides, Scotland
Catrina and John welcome you to get away from it all and relax in comfort and style in our newly built self catering accommodations for two. Situated in an elevated position overlooking the Ascrib Islands you have uninterrupted views across Loch Snizort and the Minch to the Western Isles.<BR><BR>As the name suggests Eagles are a common sighting as are a huge variety of birds and wildlife, in the living area full length windows provide you with amazing panoramic views, and upstairs you can walk out of the French doors on to your bedroom balcony or sit out in your private garden where red deer are often seen playing in the woods below. Local attractions such as Dunvegan Castle, Trumpan Churchyard, Coral Beach, Stein Inn, Skyeskyns , Lochbay Seafood Restaurant the renowned Three Chimneys Restaurant are all a short drive away. Por... Read more
About the Owner, John M
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 70 %
Response Time: Within a day
Calendar Updated: 26 days ago
Listed since : Apr 2011
Overall rating: 4.7 / 5.0
Based on 54 reviews and 2 properties
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Listing #HL167572
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Aberscot
Vancouver, Canada
1 review
Reviewed 1 week ago for a stay in May 2017

We stayed at Eagle's Rest at the beginning of May and had issues similar to those who stayed after us. I did contact the owner directly to complain but informed her that I would not write a negative review but now feel that since little has changed, it is time to speak out. The upper floor was great and we...

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Elaine M
Isle of Portland, United Kingdom
Level 4 Contributor
25 reviews
7 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago for a stay in July 2017
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person found this review helpful

We were really looking forward to our stay at Eagles Rest as the location looked to be spectacular with amazing views only to be disappointed on arrival. We were greeted by two dead pot plants either side of the entrance which was dirty and the glass full of smears. The space downstairs was very dusty and there was rubbish still...

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jane b
Gloucester, United Kingdom
Level 4 Contributor
27 reviews
10 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 6 June 2017 for a stay in May 2017
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Stairs are to steep ,couldn't get the suitcase up them so we left it downstairs and got dressed in lounge , bathroom downstairs no complaints , a good shower .The whole place could be cleaner ,TV and fire and the lounge mirror were full of smears ,dust under coffee table and the glass entry door was very dirty .the comfy...

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Amenities
  • Alarm Clock
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Books
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (2)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Ocean Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Playground
  • Private Garden
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Swingset
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Water Views
  • Wi-Fi
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Make full use of the modern fitted kitchen complete with fully integrated appliances and cookware for the most enterprising chef. The living area is arranged to make the most of the fantastic scenery on offer with a comfy L shaped couch to stretch out on and relax or a luxurious armchair to lounge in. For your entertainment there are various board/card games made available, freeview TV, an excellent book selection and a huge DVD library of over 350 titles covering most major releases over the past decade of various genres. Also on the ground floor is a modern shower room and W/C. <BR><BR>A space saver staircase leads to the 1st floor bedroom where a quality king size Sealy bed and Egyptian cotton bed linen is provided for maximum comfort and luxury. French doors lead off the fr... more
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Ask about pets
    Smoking not allowed
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About the neighbourhood
Waternish is spoilt with places to visit, there are several fantastic coastal and woodland walks with an abundance of interesting wildlife to be seen, Trumpan Churchyard where the infamous battle of the "Spoiling of the Dyke" occurred, the Thomas Telford village of Stein where you can eat and drink in the oldest inn on Skye and Skyeskyns, the only 5* tourist attraction on the island. Go 15 mins away by car and you get to Dunvegan Castle and the Coral beaches. And for all food lovers the world renowned Three Chimneys Restaurant is only 20mins away and the Lochbay Seafood Restaurant is 5mins away.
Access
Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: Inverness: 170.0 km
Railway: Kyle: 70.0 km
Ferry: Uig: 20.0 km
If coming via the Skye bridge, take the A87 to Portree past Broadford and Sligachan Hotel beneath the Cuillins to Portree. At Portree, fork left just past the High School keeping on the A87 in the direction of Uig and Dunvegan<BR>About 3 miles out of Portree take the left fork to Dunvegan (A850). Keep on this road (A850) for another 15 miles, past Edinbane, until you reach Fairy Bridge (approx. 5 miles before Dunvegan) where you will turn right off the main road on to a small minor road. You will see signs for Waternish and GEARY. Follow this road for approx 4 miles enjoying the spectacular views over Lochbay to the Outer Isles till you come to a T junction above Stein (there is a small wind turbine at this junction). Turn right going up the hill and stay on this road for approx 1.5... more
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 2.0 km.
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