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Cottage Guest Wing With Log Fire And Panoramic Views

Bedrooms 2
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights


About the property

Comfort and Tranquillity in NW Skye Share Garden with Birds of Prey Watch Wildlife from the Windows






(Short Breaks of 3 or 4 nights are available all months except JULY and AUGUST)

The cottage is equally suitable for couples, friends or a family. It consists of five rooms on two floors - two bedrooms upstairs and a living room with dining area, kitchen and a small TV room on the ground floor. Four of the five rooms have sea views.There is a large garden with two ponds and plenty of parking space.The local area is excellent for those who enjoy the great outdoors with a good range of walks and a wide variety of birdlife. Fishing and wildlife boat trips are available and whales, seals and otters are frequently spotted. There are plenty of unusual arts and craft shops all around the island which can be tracked down with the aid of the "Gallery and StudioTrails" free booklet with some workshops also on offer. Skye is becoming known for its eating places and there is an internationally famous restaurant within easy walking distance of the cottage. Live music is played in the hotels and other venues in the summer months.Portree is only 40 minutes away by car where there is a swimming pool, library and cinema in addition to a supermarket and individual shops.For those who want to go further afield Inverness and the Outer Isles are possibilities for a day's outing. All this infomation and more is here in the cottage for our guests plus maps, bird books, books of walks and binoculars.

More Details

Jasmine Miller
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english, french, german
Calendar last updated:
January 22, 2018

Guestbook comments from the owner

We had a wonderful holiday. Very comfy cottage. Lovely setting. Lots of walks ........

Louise London July 2012

Thankyou so much for making our holidays so warm and comfortable. Gorgeous views and well-equipped cottage. The peace and quiet was just what we needed.We have loved it here and hope we can come back soon. Thank you. Vio and Helen, Vasile and Viorica Co Durham and Romania June 2012

We had an absolutely fabulous time here. A stunning home in such an amazing location. Thank you so much and we will be back for a longer visit soon. Alistair and Pamela Airdrie, Scotland October 2012
Jan 2013
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Isle of Skye Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
Building Type:
  • cottage
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Mountain
  • Near The Ocean
  • Rural
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Free Wifi
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Shower room 1 - toilet , shower
    Shower room 2 - toilet , shower
  • En-suite shower room to Bedroom 1 with shower, washbasin and wc,en-suite shower room to Bedroom 2 with shower, washbasin and wc Separate ground floor bathroom with bath/shower over, washbasin and wc
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 4 (2 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Bedroom 1 with double bed and small TV, Bedroom 2 with twin beds and small TV
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Television
  • Golf ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • churches
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • scenic drives
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • mountain climbing
  • sound/bay fishing
  • swimming
Notes on accommodation: This property is suitable for elderly people who are in good health and mobile Sorry we do not accept Pets This property is a Strictly No Smoking house Outside: Large garden with outdoor furniture available Cleaning / Towels / Linen All towels, tea towels and bed linen included and replaced weekly


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Cottage Guest Wing With Log Fire And Panoramic Views
average rating of 4.821429 based on 29 reviews
Oak Ridge

Updated cottage with amazing views

  • 5 of 5

This is a superb cottage high up on a hill overlooking the loch, Dunvegan and the castle. The owner had the fire going when we arrived. The rooms are all updated including the bathrooms and kitchen so, although quaint and charming from the outside, there are no "surprises" or quirky old features on the inside. There is a french press for fresh coffee, but no obvious grinder. Dish soap and laundry soap provided. Washer/dryer that is very European, meaning tiny loads. great hot water and great showers. Lots of books and thing-to-see-and-do literature provided. Also, the invaluable OS maps which are highly detailed for hiking and exploring the island. WiFi works decently, albeit only in one room of the house, but that's a good feature.

General Skye comments: Be sure your walking shoes are completely waterproof - LL Bean duck shoes would be ideal. Also, we regretted not bringing rain pants as well as as rain coats. Driving anything bigger than a Ford Fiesta is challenging - the main roads are two lane, but the rest are single lane with pull-outs. Fuel is not more expensive on the island. Buy groceries at the bridge in Kyle or in Broadford. the COOP is the grocery store (both towns and Portree) and has a lot of stuff. Surprisingly difficult to buy fresh fish, but there maybe a fishmonger in Broadford or Portree.

  • Submitted: Oct 9, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Absolutely wonderful- wood fire, warm and welcoming, beautiful sea views

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I stayed here for one week. When we arrived, we were greeted by a burning fire and Jasmine gave us a lovely tour. We showed up late and hungry, and exhausted, and jasmine helped us get settled and even offered us some food to make, which was just above and beyond and was exactly what we needed after a long drive. Jasmine and her husband were helpful and so welcoming throughout. If we could, we would have moved in permanently. Once while having dinner we spotted a pod of dolphins in the bay! Every night driving home we looked forward to making a big fire and relaxing. One day on our trip, I sat all day by the fire reading a book, which seems like a potential waste of time when you're in Skye, but it wasn't. It was one of my favourite days! So overall, the place was great. Clean. Spacious. Great location. Near some great walks and cute cafes are just a drive away. I highly recommend this stay. It may give you some perspective on life, as it did for my husband and I. Can't say enough nice things about Jasmine and the cottage.

  • Submitted: Sep 11, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for a lovely review.I am so glad that you found relaxation and peace here and appreciated the magic of this island. Wishing you all the best and hope you will be able to return one day.
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Incredible view, comfortable stay

  • 5 of 5

We loved our week at Kinnemond Cottage and were sad to leave that beautiful view. We literally could have spent hours just gazing out at the water, the castle, the mountains, the sheep...but there were so many interesting things to do! Neist Point, Trumpan Church, the coral beaches, Dunvegan Castle, Talisker, Glendale, the fairy pools (tip: drive right through the crowds at the car park and stay on the road to the very end, at the Glen Brittle campground. Take the path on the bluff above the campground and visit a couple of lovely waterfalls, unimpeded by the mob at the ones back up the road!), the Trotternish peninsula (take the hike just past the castle to Rubha Hunnish--incredible view towards Harris from the headlands)...

Jasmine and Ben were warm and helpful hosts, and the cottage was cozy and perfect for our needs. We would love to return!

  • Submitted: Aug 5, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Ancaster Ontario Canada


  • 5 of 5

This is a beautiful location to explore the area. All amenities and gracious hosts. Purchase groceries prior to arrival, we did. Great restaurants in Dunvegan, their hours are limited. The views are spectacular from the cottage and the Isle of Skye is a must see. Cheers R.

  • Submitted: Jul 16, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Charming cottage in a spectacular location

  • 5 of 5

This is a lovely cottage with an amazing view and a wonderful host, Jasmine. She had a fire going on our arrival. It looks over Dunvegan Loch and you can see the castle. Beautiful gardens surround the cottage and there are many Skye-magic walks close by. We also had a splendid dining experience just down the road at The Three Chimneys.

  • Submitted: Jun 27, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Lovely cottage in rugged landcape

  • 5 of 5

Our family of 4 spent 3 nights at Kinnemond Cottage. The kitchen is fully functioning, but we'd definitely advise other visitors to buy groceries in Broadford or Portree, since there are no large shops in Dunvegan. Jasmine made us very comfortable and showed us a shortcut to Dunvegan and Edinbane. We had an easy drive to Neist Point, and a reasonably easy drive to the Fairy Pools and Talisker. There was only Wifi in one room, which led to quality family togetherness for parents and two teenagers :) The beds are comfortable and the showers have excellent water pressure. We had a wonderful stay!

  • Submitted: Jun 24, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
220 Kilometres
Nearest Barpub
8 Kilometres
Nearest Ferry
100 Kilometres
Nearest Golf
24 Kilometres
Nearest Train
100 Kilometres
Kyle of Lochalsh
Nearest Motorway
375 Kilometres
Nearest Restaurant
1.5 Kilometres
Three Chimneys
Nearest Ski
280 Kilometres
Nearest Beach
1 Kilometres
Colbost jetty
Car: necessary


5 minutes walk to shingle beach


Inverness Airport 135 miles/3hrs

Use of car is essential in this area


Dunvegan 5 miles

Dunvegan Castle 5.5 miles

Portree 27 miles

Uig 30 miles

Skye Bridge 50 miles

Broadford 40 miles

Further Details:

Dunvegan at 5 miles has a general store, a greengrocer and wholefood store, garage and filling station, 3 hotels, patisserie, bakery, cafes/restaurants,surgery, police station and post office with cash machine

Glendale at 2.5miles has a post office and store and 3 eating places in the surrounding area. Three Chimneys Restaurant (internationally famous) is at 0.5 miles from the cottage (10 mins walk)

Portree has 3 banks, shops,supermarket, filling stations, cafes, restaurants, hotels, swimming pool, library, tourist office, and cinema in visitor centre


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Changeover day for WEEKLY BOOKINGS - Saturday
Changeover days for Short Breaks - SATURDAY TUESDAY or WEDNESDAY
All prices are inclusive of heating, bedlinen, towels and tea towels plus an initial supply of fuel for the open fire

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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