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.

Seacroft

3 star rating

Avernish, Kyle of Lochalsh, Skye, Lochalsh and the Western Isles

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

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£1249-£1449

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Avernish, Kyle of Lochalsh, Skye, Lochalsh and the Western Isles

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£1249-£1449

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

Tulach Beag

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Achnandarach near Plockton, Skye, Lochalsh and the Western Isles

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

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£519-£869

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Achnandarach near Plockton, Skye, Lochalsh and the Western Isles

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£519-£869

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

Sealladh Lingeigh

3 star rating

East Kilbride, near Lochboisdale, South Uist, Skye, Lochalsh and the Western Isles

  • Sleeps: 9
  • Bedrooms: 4
  • Bathrooms: 4
  • Number of Pets: 2

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£745-£1495

3 star rating
East Kilbride, near Lochboisdale, South Uist, Skye, Lochalsh and the Western Isles

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£745-£1495

Sleeps: 9 Bedrooms: 4 Bathrooms: 4 Pets: 2

Hollyburn

3 star rating

Crulivig, Isle of Lewis, Skye, Lochalsh and the Western Isles

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

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£359-£899

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

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£359-£899

Sleeps: 6 Bedrooms: 3 Bathrooms: 1 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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£399-£905

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

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£399-£905

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

Caberfeidh

3 star rating

Marvig, South Lochs, Isle of Lewis , Skye, Lochalsh and the Western Isles

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

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£0-£819

3 star rating
Marvig, South Lochs, Isle of Lewis , Skye, Lochalsh and the Western Isles

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£0-£819

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

Roselea

4 star rating

Scullamus near Broadford, Isle of Skye, Skye, Lochalsh and the Western Isles

  • Sleeps: 7
  • Bedrooms: 3
  • Bathrooms: 2
  • Number of Pets: 0

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£595-£1385

4 star rating
Scullamus near Broadford, Isle of Skye, Skye, Lochalsh and the Western Isles

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£595-£1385

Sleeps: 7 Bedrooms: 3 Bathrooms: 2 Pets: 0

Gavin Maxwell Cottage

3 star rating

Eilean Ban, Kyleakin, Isle of Skye, Skye, Lochalsh and the Western Isles

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

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£390-£810

3 star rating
Eilean Ban, Kyleakin, Isle of Skye, Skye, Lochalsh and the Western Isles

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£390-£810

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

The Croft House

4 star rating

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

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

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£405-£889

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

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£405-£889

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

Rocky Mountain View

3 star rating

Camusluinie, near Dornie, Skye, Lochalsh and the Western Isles

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

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£445-£885

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Camusluinie, near Dornie, Skye, Lochalsh and the Western Isles

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£445-£885

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

Seascape

4 star rating

Fiskavaig, Carbost, Skye, Lochalsh and the Western Isles

  • Sleeps: 8
  • Bedrooms: 4
  • Bathrooms: 3
  • Number of Pets: 1

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£695-£2039

4 star rating
Fiskavaig, Carbost, Skye, Lochalsh and the Western Isles

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£695-£2039

Sleeps: 8 Bedrooms: 4 Bathrooms: 3 Pets: 1

Ach na Ben

3 star rating

Sallachy, near Dornie, Skye, Lochalsh and the Western Isles

  • Sleeps: 5
  • Bedrooms: 3
  • Bathrooms: 1
  • Number of Pets: 2

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£359-£939

3 star rating
Sallachy, near Dornie, Skye, Lochalsh and the Western Isles

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£359-£939

Sleeps: 5 Bedrooms: 3 Bathrooms: 1 Pets: 2

Healair

5 star rating

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

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

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£479-£1155

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

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£479-£1155

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

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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£569-£1605

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

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£569-£1605

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

Cornucopia

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Portree, Skye, Lochalsh and the Western Isles

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

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£384-£979

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Portree, Skye, Lochalsh and the Western Isles

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£384-£979

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