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Sea And Mountain Views

Bedrooms 1
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 2 - 8 nights


About the property

Apartment in Uig, Isle of Skye, Scottish Highlands, Scotland - Peaceful Location, Ideal For Hill Walkers

A welcoming modern self catering apartment, ideal for holidays. Located in the North west of Skye, it is ideal for exploring the island.

Member since: 2013
Speaks: english, Gaelic
Calendar last updated:
August 16, 2017


My name is Joan MacKenzie and I am originally from the Isle of Harris. I am a native Gaelic speaker and a part time carer.

JOAN MACKENZIE purchased this apartment in 1960

Why JOAN MACKENZIE chose Scottish Highlands & Islands

I have lived here since I got married in 1967. The apartment used to be a Post Office but has been converted to a self catering apartment.

What makes this apartment unique

It is a peaceful, rural location and ideal for hill walking.


Isle of Skye Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 0
  • Guests provide their own meals
Location Type:
  • Mountain
  • Ocean View
  • Rural
  • Iron & Board
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Washing Machine
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 2 (1 Bedroom) Notes on bedrooms: Bedroom with double bed
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • bay/sound
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • restaurants
  • ruins
Leisure Activities:
  • horseback riding
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • hiking
  • mountain climbing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • swimming
Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Towels and linen included, property cleaned and towels/linen changed weekly or when required


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Sea And Mountain Views
average rating of 5.0 based on 3 reviews

Joan is an incredible host

  • 5 of 5

This place is perfect. It has everything you need and more and Joan is an amazing host. Very close to great hikes, beautiful scenery, and more. Would recommend to anyone!

  • Submitted: Jul 13, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Cozy cottage easy access to Uig and ferry

  • 5 of 5

Joan is a wonderful host and this cottage apartment was cozy and perfect for my needs while exploring the Isle of Skye. The bath, living area and kitchen are downstairs and the bed upstairs. The kitchen had everything to be able to cook for myself. The bed upstairs has a foam top and was very comfortable. The linens for both bed and bath were nice and soft. Easy parking off the road.

Uig right next door. It is small but has restaurant/pub, gas station and little grocery and is very close.

The location makes it very easy to get to the Quiraing, Fairy Glen and Portree. It is very close to the Fairy Glen. The ferry to Isles of Lewis and Harris is so close (in Uig) that I had no problems making the 5:30am ferry out that allowed for a same-day return in the afternoon.

The view out the kitchen window is lovely and makes washing up a very pretty chore!

I would certainly recommend the Old Post Office.

  • Submitted: Jun 6, 2015
  • Stayed: May 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Acogedora casa en la Isla de Sky

  • 5 of 5

La casa esta bien ubicada, limpia y es muy confortable. La dueña es muy agradable

  • Submitted: Jul 12, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: Homelidays, from HomeAway
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Car: necessary


Approximately 2 miles from Uig Pier


Approx 2 miles to the village of Uig and 14 miles to the main town of Portree.

Further Details:

Small post office/shop and filling station/shop in village of Uig approx 2 miles away. Main supermarket and shops in Portree approx 14 miles.


Rates & Availability

Isle of Skye Apartment Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Jun 5 2017 - Sep 4 2017
2 night minimum stay
Dec 22 2017 - Dec 29 2017
8 night minimum stay
Flat fee
New Year
Dec 30 2017 - Jan 6 2018
8 night minimum stay
Flat fee
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Booking Notes:
Deposit of £100 per week and balance to be paid 3 weeks prior to arrival.

Changeover Day:
Preferred changeover day is Saturday but this is flexible.
Arrival time - 1400 hours
Departure time - 1000 hours

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 7 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
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