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Keeper's Cottage, Isle of Scalpay Nr Isle of Skye

Sit & chat to the cook in this spacious modern & very well equipped kitchen
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Sit & chat to the cook in this spacious modern & very well equipped kitchen
Experience a truly different holiday on the Isle of Scalpay just off the Isle of Skye Spend a cosy evening in front of the fire with your book & a glass of wine
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Sit & chat to the cook in this spacious modern & very well equipped kitchen
Experience a truly different holiday on the Isle of Scalpay just off the Isle of Skye
Spend a cosy evening in front of the fire with your book & a glass of wine
Breakfast & dine with this lovely view out to sea
Watch this sea from your bed you may see otters,seals & even dolphins!
Stunning view taken from the loch path
A bright spacious room to play games & spend time together with views on three sides
Spot the family of otters playing on the beach
Red deer & calf
What is under this rock? Keeper's Cottage in the background
The Scalpay jetty & boat with views to Skye
The fishing hut & the first loch
A puffin by chance
What could be better!
So much to test your photographic skills
The Keeper's Cottage taken at high tide. Not pretty from the outside but in a wonderful  spot
Double bedroom with en-suite & fantastic views out to sea
Perfect for children
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Overview
Cottage -
3 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 6
Broadford, Isle of Skye, The Hebrides, Scotland
Beautifully appointed & very well equipped, this spacious self catering cottage & former croft house lies on the south western tip of Scalpay perfect for nature enthousiasts or those wanting something very different. <BR><BR>Accessed by private boat included in the rental, this holiday cottage on Scalpay which lies between Skye & the mainland & is only a short boat ride from Skye approx. 20 minutes<BR><BR>With its own private beach, otters are frequently seen at play. Rock-pools & fossil hunting will keep you & children busy for hours & birds of all sorts, including eagles, are everywhere to be seen.<BR><BR>Fantastic & ever changing views toward the Isle of Skye Bridge, The Crowlin Islands & Applecrss & beyond, can be seen from almost all the rooms. <BR... Read more
About the Owner, Veronica Walford
Languages spoken: French, English, Spanish
Calendar Updated: 10 days ago
Listed since : May 2012
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 15 reviews and 2 properties
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Listing #HL1171967 by: Holiday Lettings
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6 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 29 April 2015 for a stay in April 2015

Fabulous week at this idyllic retreat. The accommodation is excellent (panoramic views from inside too!) with great touches (logs for fire, flowers, cakes...) to make it a wonderful bolt hole to explore a magical island. Veronica and Michael were fabulous hosts.

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Glasgow
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 11 July 2012 for a stay in July 2012
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 25 June 2012 for a stay in June 2012
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Amenities
  • Boat Available
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Microwave
  • Ocean Views
  • Parking
  • Private Fishing Lake/River
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Single Beds:(4)
  • Toaster
  • Washer
Suitability
  • Pets Allowed:
    Ask
  • Smoking Allowed:
    No
  • Kid Friendly:
    Yes
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Rates

Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Dates Min stay Per week
Default 7 nights
£832
27 Aug 2016 -
30 Sep 2016
Default
7 nights
£1,000
1 Oct 2016 -
28 Oct 2016
Default
7 nights
£832
29 Oct 2016 -
1 Apr 2017
Closed for the winter
7 nights
£832
Additional Rate and Availability Information
There is a free private ferry departing from Skye at 5pm on the day of your arrival & at 10am from the island on the day of departure included in the rental plus one optional return trip during your stay on Scalpay.
For shorter lets at low season please enquire
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Access
Car not needed
How to get there
Railway: Kyle of Lochalsh: 10.0 km
If you are driving & have the time it is well worth taking the scenic & last remaining turntable car ferry from Glenelg to Kylerhea on Skye<BR>It is better to come to Skye via the bridge rather than with the Mallaig Ferry which takes much longer & liable to make you miss the boat to Scalpay.<BR><BR>The boat ride to Scalpay takes approx 20minutes & is included in the rental. Full waterproofs & Wellington boots are recommended.
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