Destination guide

Explore the natural setting in Isle of Skye

The island views, parks and mountains are a perfect backdrop to your vacation home in Isle of Skye. Travelers to this scenic city praise the hiking, restaurants and bars. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or friends trip, vacation rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Isle of Skye

Are you searching for attractions to visit while you're in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Isle of Skye a fun spot to vacation. These are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Raasay House Activities Centre (8.1 mi / 13.1 km)
  • Skye Serpentarium (13.7 mi / 22 km)
  • Skye Riding Centre (15.4 mi / 24.9 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Isle of Skye

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, Isle of Skye is a great place to get outside. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Faerie Glen (2.2 mi / 3.5 km)
  • Am Basteir (2.7 mi / 4.4 km)
  • Sgurr na Banachdich (4.1 mi / 6.5 km)
  • Black Cuillin (4.4 mi / 7.2 km)
  • Sgurr Alasdair (5.1 mi / 8.2 km)
  • Talisker Beach (7.8 mi / 12.6 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Isle of Skye

Fly into Benbecula (BEB), the closest airport, located 43.8 mi (70.6 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Isle of Skye?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 367 vacation rentals near Isle of Skye. From 136 Cottages to 136 Cabins, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Isle of Skye for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Isle of Skye?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Isle of Skye. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Dunvegan Castle: 199 vacation rentals
  • Sgurr na Banachdich: 159 vacation rentals
  • Am Basteir: 178 vacation rentals
  • Talisker Distillery: 190 vacation rentals
  • Macleod's Tables: 173 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Isle of Skye listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Cottages in Isle of Skye?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 136 Cottages in Isle of Skye. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Isle of Skye include:

  • Cabins: 136 rentals available
  • Houses: 208 rentals available
  • Bungalows: 136 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Villas and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with internet/wifi in Isle of Skye?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with internet/wifi among our 306 vacation rentals with internet/wifi available in Isle of Skye. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.