|Parking||off road 1 car||Garden||elevated garden|
|2 person discount||No||Fire/Woodburner||No|
Otter Lodge is the perfect location for couples. This superbly - presented pied a terre is situated right on the edge of Loch Harport on the stunning beautiful Western shore of the Isle of Skye. Approached via a quiet no through road leading down to the sea, it offers immaculate accommodation for two in a truly spectacular setting. The main living area is open plan, with generous sized sitting room, a dining area and bright, modern well equipped kitchen. The door opens onto a large decking area with picnic table and chairs and vistas of the sea loch, hills and mountains as far as the eye can see. The double bedroom is superbly presented with hand made patchwork quilt bedspread and colour coordinated soft furnishings. There is a good sized modern shower room. The garden grounds meander gently down to the water's edge, between small shrubs and grassy banks. Here visitor's can wander along the side of the loch, pick mussels in season, fish or just enjoy the quiet and seclusion.
Once of our recent customers review for Otter Lodge :- " Otter Lodge is beautifully built and equipped, the views are wonderful, but it was the warm welcome form David and Christine that we will remember most. Many thanks for a lovely week."
Mr and Mrs P, Cambridgeshire
Property is all at ground floor level has oil central heating and comprises:
Open plan lounge/dining/kitchen
Lounge/Dining Area: With Freesat from Sky TV, DVD, radio/CD, Wi-fi and Ipod docking station with access onto decking area enjoying panoramic views over the sea loch and Cuillin Mountain Range.
Kitchen Area: With gas oven and hob, microwave, fridge with ice box and washer/dryer
Bedroom: With double bed
Shower Room: With shower enclosure, WC and wash basin.
All fuel, power, bed linen and towels included. Wi-fi available.
Elevated decking area with patio table and chairs and stunning uninterrupted views over loch, hills and mountains. Access via steps down to water's edge. No Children. Off road parking for one car.
|Nearest town||Portree||Shops||1 Mile|
|Distance||20 Miles||Restaurant||1 Mile|
|Nearest railway station||Kyle of Lochalsh||Pub||1 Mile (maybe closed in Winter)|
There is an amazing abundance of local wildlife, including resident otters that are frequently spotted along the immediate shoreline and dolphins and porpoises in the bay. This is also a bird watchers paradise: buzzards, oyster catchers, goldfinches and herons are all seen regularly and rare white tailed sea eagles and majestic Golden Eagles neat nearby. The caring owners run a high class bed and breakfast in the grounds and free range eggs, home made jams and marmalade and freshly baked bread and cakes are available to visitors. This whole area is an outdoor enthusiast's paradise. Canoes and kayaks can be launched direct from the property and there is also a small jetty for other small craft in the nearby village of Carbost. Skye is renowned for its climbing and walking and, within sight of the Cuillin mountains and McLeod's Tables, Otter Lodge is ideally located for this There are numerous places of interest within easy reach Talisker Distillery is situated just along the road, Dunvegan Castle, seat of the Clan MacLeod since the 13th century is the oldest inhabited castle in Scotland. Visitors are welcome to wander the beautiful grounds and also take a boat to encounter the seals closer to hand. The beautiful coral beach nearby is also worth exploring. The pretty harbour town of Portree is just 20 minutes drive away. Set around its natural harbour, with spectacular hills and mountains beyond, Portree is a quintessentially picturesque fishing village. Brightly painted cottages cluster round the active harbour where some of the finest fish restaurants can be found. There is also an excellent selection of local shops, pubs and other restaurants as well as a superb leisure centre with 25 metre swimming pool, sauna, steam room and table tennis, all available to visitors.
To check availability for full weeks and short breaks view our price and availability calendar
Call us: 01228 406731
Lovely 'extras' are provided by the friendly owners - fresh home baked bread, free range eggs etc.
We felt very comfortable and had a great stay.
This is a brilliant property to stay at, you are in an excellent location to either relax and go local or, travelling around Skye from this location is easy should you take your own transport.We would easily recommend this property as we had a great week. Some very good food can be had from around this location as well, just ask the owners on arrival they will point you in the right direction.
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