This delightful detached little cottage is set in an enviable position just yards from the sea, and with breathtaking views towards the Lochalsh and the Skye Mountains. Set within the tiny hamlet known as Glaik on the edge of the Lochalsh Woodland Garden, it is just a short drive away from the enchanting Eilean Donan Castle. The Skye bridge is within 5 minutes drive, and picturesque Plockton (which was the location for Hamish MacBeth) is just 20 minutes away, with its beautiful bay and palm trees. There are many good pubs and restaurants within the area. Shops 1 mile.
Open-plan living/dining room with feature wooden floor and modern kitchen area. Sun room. Utility room. Twin bedroom. Bathroom with shower attachment and toilet.
- Elec, NSH, bed linen and towels inc
- Video (small library)
- Small sitting-out area with furniture
- Parking (for 1 car)
- No smoking
- Easy walking access
- NB: Sitting-out area leads to sea
Customer Reviews of The Boatmans Cottage, Kyle - Sleeps 2
1st comment: Clean and reasonably well equipped. Oct 2010.
2nd comment: Modern, clean & cared for. Oct 2010.
3rd comment: The cottage was clean, had everything we would need for our stay included in the price and the view was to die for. Sept 2010.
4th comment: Location. This was our second stay in the property. Aug 2010.
5th comment: We found the boatmans cottage an excellent base from which to explore the Isle of Skye and the surrounding mainland. it is beautifully situated, if all you want to do is stare out of the window, you see an ever changing view. Absolutely stunning. June 2010.
6th comment: It was cosy but not cramped, it had a utility area, and it was warm. The area was very peaceful with superb views. May 2010.
7th comment: Warm, clean and comfortable cottage in an idyllic setting with superb views. April 2010.
8th comment: We liked the location - stunning, the cottage compact and well equipped, like the bone china you dont get that normally
9th comment: The property’s location was excellent, being on the side of a loch. There was a small shop within a 30 minute walk and Kyle is about 4 miles away. Aug 2009.
10th comment: View looking outside the cottage was great. July 2009.
11th Comment A very refreshing and enjoyable break combining a peaceful location with easy access to places of interest. Very comfortable accommodation, thoughtfully equipped in a lovely peaceful setting. It was a delight just to sit and look at the view of the loch as the colours changed through the day. Easy access to plenty of interesting places to visit and walk. We spotted otters (briefly) from the cottage shore too! July 2009.
12th Comment The accommodation is well thought out and is equipped to a high standard providing every comfort. April 2009.
13th Comment The view from the cottage was better than expected and the location was superb. March 2009.
14th Comment We had a fantastic time at the cottage and came away relaxed and refreshed. The owners were extremely helpful and made sure we were comfortable - very reassuring to meet the owners on arrival and departure. Felt like a home from home and will be back! Aug 2008.
15th Comment A perfect holiday in a perfect location. After over 35 years of holidays in Scotland, nothing can better the week we had. Aug 2008.