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31 reviews
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Eagles Rest
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Buzzard
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.

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. Portree the capital o...
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About the Owner, Danielle G
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 95 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 1 day ago
Listed since : Apr 2011
Overall rating: 4.7 / 5.0
Based on 59 reviews and 2 properties
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jacquelin...
Berwick-upon-Tweed, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 24 September 2017 for a stay in September 2017

We had a fantastic week lucky with the weather too the accommodation was lovely just what you need with a dog. The stairs are the only issue very steep. We were fine but an older couple may have problems though it is possible to walk round to the bedroom another way!gorgeous views from the place too we were very happy...

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Maggie M
Level 3 Contributor
22 reviews
7 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 8 August 2017 for a stay in August 2017
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We have just returned from a week in Skye and we really didn't want to leave. Our holiday rental 'eagles rest' was great, yes there was a couple of things we could have a moan about but overall we loved the cottage. The location is magical the scenery is breath taking and the peace and quiet is wonderful. We purchased...

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ellyar201...
Nottinghamshire, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 3 August 2017 for a stay in July 2017

We arrived on Skye in the pouring rain and arrived in Geary in cloud and had no idea of the scenery. In the evening the sky cleared and we could see the fantastic views. The cottage was just like the photos but even better. The stairs are steep but even though I have mobility problems I could manage them with...

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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
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Ocean Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Playground
  • Private Garden
  • 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.

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 front of the bedroom...
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House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Ask about pets
    Smoking not allowed
Bathrooms
    1 Shower
Bedrooms
    1 King
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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
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 miles til...
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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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