Small village on Loch Harport and handy for Skye's only distillery down the road at Talisker. Wonderful sunsets, great walking country and very handy for the nearby Cuillins.
Carbost Hotels & Accommodation
Bla Bheinn (01478 640269) is the most reputed of the local B&Bs - phenomenal... 2 rooms with wifi etc available. http://www.blabheinn.co.uk/
Langal Bed & Breakfast gets a lot of plaudit , Tel. 01478 640409 214, 2 rooms. outside of town.
North of Carbost, near Portnalong, are 2 hostels. Croft Bunkhouse & Bothies, Tel./Fax. 01478 640254, Sleeps 26. Also room for camping, transport from Sligachan or Portree, rents mountain bikes, pub and shop nearby. Skyewalker Independent Hostel, Tel. 01478 640250,, In a converted school beyond Portnalong on the road to Fiscavaig. 32 beds. The Skyewalker website  allows you to book online. The new management have made this hostel a great success with fantastic reviews.
Travel Directions to Carbost
Not easily accessible except by car on the A863. Quite a few tour coaches visit Talisker Down the road. Stagecoach Route 54 will connect you from Portree via Talisker to Carbost.