Ardmore Cottage

Self catering cottage, Isle of Skye

Ardmore Cottage
Ardmore, view
Ardmore Cottage
View from Ardmore

Ardmore Holiday Cottage on Skye is self-catering property situated in Waternish, just North of Dunvegan. This a fully equipped little cottage which has been rated three star by the Scottish Tourist Board. Located on Skye's beautiful and rugged Waternish peninsula, Ardmore Holiday Cottage offers self-catering holiday accommodation in a tranquil location with magnificent sea views over to Dunvegan Head and across the Minch to the Western Isles of Lewis and Harris.

Ardmore cottage has two bedrooms and can sleep up to four guests. It has a fully equipped kitchen including washing machine/dryer, fridge, freezer and microwave, a large lounge-dining room with TV and a bathroom with bath and shower. The cottage is heated by a romantic new wood burning stove.

The cottage stands on a large family run hill farm with foals, calves and lambs in season. Without needing to start your car you can embark on walks and rambles, watch the wonderful natural history in the form of birds and marine wildlife, or just simply relax. There is a shingle beach near by and miles of stunning coast line where there is the opportunity to spot wildlife. There are often sightings of great skua, golden eagle and maybe a sea eagle.You can listen for the elusive corncrake and try to spot it if you are lucky.

Locally on Waternish, there are two places to eat out and in Dunvegan there are several more eating places as well as good food shops. Portree, which is the island's main centre and has all the usual town facilities, is about half an hour's drive away.

Prices for Ardmore Holiday Cottage range from £380 to £620 per week for bookings during 2013. All electricity, bed linen and towels are included in the rental price.

Skye sunset

Directions to the Cottage from the Skye Bridge 

  • Travel North on the A87 until Portree.
  • Continue North on the A87 about 5 miles towards Uig.
  • Turn left onto the A850 towards Dunvegan.
  • Continue on for 18 miles then turn right on to the B886 to Waternish.
  • Continue on till the Stein junction then turn right up the hill.
  • Keep on that road for about 4 miles to a Y junction.
  • Turn right up the hill to Trumpan.
  • The cottage is the second on the right.

For more information or to make a reservation, please contact us.

Ali MacDonald
3 Ardmore
Isle of Skye
IV55 8GW

Tel/Fax: +44-(0)-1470-592305


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