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Braes Retreat Self-Catering Apartment, Portree

Side of apartment and view down the garden to the Sound of Raasay from the seating area
5.0 of 5 bubbles
18 reviews
Side of apartment and view down the garden to the Sound of Raasay from the seating area
Side view of Braes Retreat with Glamaig Hill in the background
Kitchen area and lounge
Lounge and dining area
Rhododendrons in the garden
Garden in Spring
The stream in the garden
View from the bedroom
View from the outside seating area
View to Peinachorran from An Aird, Braes
Colours in the garden
View from the kitchen area
Glamaig from the garden
View from upstairs down to the sound of Raasay
View to the mainland from the Braes
Looking down on Peinachorran from Glamaig
Ship in the Sound of Raasay
Snow-covered Red Cuillin mountains from the Braes
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1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 2
Portree, Isle of Skye, The Hebrides, Scotland
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English first
Darlington, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
10 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2015 for a stay in August 2015

Although the description states the property is in Portree, it feels miles away. About 3 miles from Portree, set down winding roads with ever changing views, it is amazing, we regularly saw buzzards and eagles. The property itself does not disapoint, well equipped warm & cosy. Which is good given the changeable weather in Skye. Iain & family are very...

Gerard P
Yateley, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 June 2015 for a stay in May 2015

This was our second visit to Braes Retreat and we will return again. A cosy apartment, very comfortable bed with a view of the sea and Rassay without getting up. The log fire is very welcome especially after walking in Skye's Cullins. Iain and Ingrid are very friendly and helpful. Superb and thank you again. Gerard P

John D
Castle Douglas, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 May 2015 for a stay in May 2015

We were really impressed with this apartment, probably the best self catering accommodation we have stayed in and we have stayed in a lot! It was very well equipped and spotlessly clean. The cool weather meant that the wood burning stove was very much appreciated. The owners garden was quite something and it was kind of them to allow us...

Management response:

We are delighted you enjoyed your stay. Its been a chilly spring, but we are glad you made use of the fire. There is space to park on the roadside if guests have difficulty parking on the drive. Thank you for your review!


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  • Alarm Clock
  • Books
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Grill
  • Internet Access
  • Linens Provided
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Patio
  • Porch
  • Refrigerator
  • Satellite TV
  • Shared Garden
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Stereo System
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Water Views
House rules
    Not kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
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Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
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7 Jan 2017 -
31 Mar 2017
2017 winter low season
5 nights
1 Apr 2017 -
26 May 2017
2017 spring mid season
7 nights
27 May 2017 -
1 Sep 2017
2017 high season
7 nights
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Additional Rate and Availability Information
Use of the wood-burning stove is £17 per week
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