Isle of Skye, Lochalsh and the Western Isles

Dramatic history, diverse wildlife and rugged mountain beauty...

Skye is one of the largest and best known Scottish islands and is particularly famous for its spectacular mountain scenery. It is also home to some dramatic history, diverse wildlife and rugged mountain beauty. The island of Skye makes for a great holiday destination with many visitor attractions, endless walking routes and fabulous restaurants.

Due to its popularity with tourists, you will find many craft shops and cottage museums. As for sports, you can visit the swimming pool in Portree, play golf at Sconser and Skeabost or go pony trekking. Watersports available on the island include diving, canoeing, windsurfing and yachting. Skye is also the ideal place for fishing and birdwatching.

Skye is easily accessible by either road or ferry. The road bridge is accessible from the Kyle of Lochalsh on mainland Scotland making it ideal for a day trip as well as a longer stay.

Lochalsh is truly highland territory full of clans and castles, hills of heather and views of lochs to the sea beyond. Visit the village of Plockton, a picture perfect location or Scotland's highest waterfall, The Five Sisters of Kintail. Where ever you go you are sure to be surrounded by some truly awesome scenery.

The Western Isles is a chain of islands also known as the Outer Hebrides. The main destination is the Isle of Lewis, a fairly flat island with many spectacular sandy beaches, a rugged coastline and a landscape that is worth investigating. Visitors will enjoy lots of activities including fishing, cycling, walking and bird watching. There are many other standing stones and archaeological monuments to visit too.

The rest of the western Isles can be explored using Lewis as a base. Most of the surrounding islands are covered in a blanket of peat meaning they are teaming with wildlife. Spot birds such as Kittiwakes, Guillemots, Kestrels, Hen Harriers and Redshank. With any luck you may even see otters, seals, eagles or dolphins off shore. In the summer months there are many colourful wild flowers to be seen and if you visit later in the season you can enjoy the heather in full bloom.

Argyle Cottage

4 star rating

Idrigill, Uig, Isle of Skye, Skye, Lochalsh and the Western Isles

  • Sleeps: 8
  • Bedrooms: 3
  • Bathrooms: 2
  • Number of Pets: 0

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£489-£1025

4 star rating
Idrigill, Uig, Isle of Skye, Skye, Lochalsh and the Western Isles

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£489-£1025

Sleeps: 8 Bedrooms: 3 Bathrooms: 2 Pets: 0

Wee Gem Cottage

3 star rating

Back, near Stornoway, Skye, Lochalsh and the Western Isles

  • Sleeps: 2
  • Bedrooms: 1
  • Bathrooms: 1
  • Number of Pets: 2

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£385-£799

3 star rating
Back, near Stornoway, Skye, Lochalsh and the Western Isles

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£385-£799

Sleeps: 2 Bedrooms: 1 Bathrooms: 1 Pets: 2

Rosdail

4 star rating

Inverinate, near Kyle, Skye, Lochalsh and the Western Isles

  • Sleeps: 6
  • Bedrooms: 3
  • Bathrooms: 2
  • Number of Pets: 0

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£565-£1385

4 star rating
Inverinate, near Kyle, Skye, Lochalsh and the Western Isles

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£565-£1385

Sleeps: 6 Bedrooms: 3 Bathrooms: 2 Pets: 0

Cuillin View

0 star rating

Husabost, Isle of Skye, Skye, Lochalsh and the Western Isles

  • Sleeps: 2
  • Bedrooms: 1
  • Bathrooms: 1
  • Number of Pets: 1

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£419-£1009

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Husabost, Isle of Skye, Skye, Lochalsh and the Western Isles

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£419-£1009

Sleeps: 2 Bedrooms: 1 Bathrooms: 1 Pets: 1

West Kilbride

0 star rating

Near Lochboisdale, Skye, Lochalsh and the Western Isles

  • Sleeps: 5
  • Bedrooms: 3
  • Bathrooms: 3
  • Number of Pets: 0

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£539-£1239

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Near Lochboisdale, Skye, Lochalsh and the Western Isles

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£539-£1239

Sleeps: 5 Bedrooms: 3 Bathrooms: 3 Pets: 0

Waterfall Cottage

3 star rating

Glendale, Isle of Skye, Skye, Lochalsh and the Western Isles

  • Sleeps: 4
  • Bedrooms: 2
  • Bathrooms: 1
  • Number of Pets: 0

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£305-£825

3 star rating
Glendale, Isle of Skye, Skye, Lochalsh and the Western Isles

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£305-£825

Sleeps: 4 Bedrooms: 2 Bathrooms: 1 Pets: 0

Nyumbani

3 star rating

Carbost, Isle of Skye, Skye, Lochalsh and the Western Isles

  • Sleeps: 6
  • Bedrooms: 3
  • Bathrooms: 1
  • Number of Pets: 2

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£390-£810

3 star rating
Carbost, Isle of Skye, Skye, Lochalsh and the Western Isles

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£390-£810

Sleeps: 6 Bedrooms: 3 Bathrooms: 1 Pets: 2

West Home

0 star rating

Torridon, Skye, Lochalsh and the Western Isles

  • Sleeps: 4
  • Bedrooms: 2
  • Bathrooms: 2
  • Number of Pets: 2

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£565-£1189

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Torridon, Skye, Lochalsh and the Western Isles

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£565-£1189

Sleeps: 4 Bedrooms: 2 Bathrooms: 2 Pets: 2

Faodail

0 star rating

Plockton, Skye, Lochalsh and the Western Isles

  • Sleeps: 8
  • Bedrooms: 4
  • Bathrooms: 3
  • Number of Pets: 2

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£869-£2485

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Plockton, Skye, Lochalsh and the Western Isles

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£869-£2485

Sleeps: 8 Bedrooms: 4 Bathrooms: 3 Pets: 2

The Old Church

4 star rating

Sconser, Isle of Skye, Skye, Lochalsh and the Western Isles

  • Sleeps: 2
  • Bedrooms: 1
  • Bathrooms: 1
  • Number of Pets: 0

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£355-£779

4 star rating
Sconser, Isle of Skye, Skye, Lochalsh and the Western Isles

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£355-£779

Sleeps: 2 Bedrooms: 1 Bathrooms: 1 Pets: 0

Struan Cottage

3 star rating

Lionel, near Stornoway, Isle of Lewis, Skye, Lochalsh and the Western Isles

  • Sleeps: 6
  • Bedrooms: 3
  • Bathrooms: 1
  • Number of Pets: 1

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£485-£1279

3 star rating
Lionel, near Stornoway, Isle of Lewis, Skye, Lochalsh and the Western Isles

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£485-£1279

Sleeps: 6 Bedrooms: 3 Bathrooms: 1 Pets: 1

Ocean View Cottage

4 star rating

Smerclate, South Uist, Skye, Lochalsh and the Western Isles

  • Sleeps: 6
  • Bedrooms: 3
  • Bathrooms: 2
  • Number of Pets: 2

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£595-£1525

4 star rating
Smerclate, South Uist, Skye, Lochalsh and the Western Isles

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£595-£1525

Sleeps: 6 Bedrooms: 3 Bathrooms: 2 Pets: 2

Springburn Cottage

4 star rating

Fasach, near Dunvegan, Skye, Lochalsh and the Western Isles

  • Sleeps: 4
  • Bedrooms: 2
  • Bathrooms: 2
  • Number of Pets: 1

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£389-£939

4 star rating
Fasach, near Dunvegan, Skye, Lochalsh and the Western Isles

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£389-£939

Sleeps: 4 Bedrooms: 2 Bathrooms: 2 Pets: 1

Timsgarry Old Post Office

3 star rating

Uig, near Stornoway, Isle of Lewis, Skye, Lochalsh and the Western Isles

  • Sleeps: 8
  • Bedrooms: 4
  • Bathrooms: 2
  • Number of Pets: 1

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£589-£1409

3 star rating
Uig, near Stornoway, Isle of Lewis, Skye, Lochalsh and the Western Isles

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£589-£1409

Sleeps: 8 Bedrooms: 4 Bathrooms: 2 Pets: 1

The Studio At Ebbtide

3 star rating

Dunan, Isle of Skye, Skye, Lochalsh and the Western Isles

  • Sleeps: 2
  • Bedrooms: 1
  • Bathrooms: 1
  • Number of Pets: 0

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£340-£550

3 star rating
Dunan, Isle of Skye, Skye, Lochalsh and the Western Isles

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£340-£550

Sleeps: 2 Bedrooms: 1 Bathrooms: 1 Pets: 0