Old Lighthouse Keeper

Milovaig, Isle of Skye

Property Reference: SBBT
  • Sleeps6
  • Pets0
  • Bedrooms3
  • Grade4 Star rating

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2 nights - mostly start on Fri or Sat
3 nights - must start on Fri

4 nights - must start on Mon
5 nights - 22nd or 29th Dec 2012 only.

This property may offer special 6 night duration on 28th June. Call us for booking details
This property may offer special 6 night duration on 28th June. Call us for booking details
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Call us on 0345 268 0760.

Property Features

  • Cot AvailableCot Available
  • Detached PropertyDetached Property
  • DishwasherDishwasher
  • Garden / PatioGarden / Patio
  • HighchairHighchair
  • Satellite TVSatellite TV
  • Car Parking AvailableCar Parking Available
  • Washing MachineWashing Machine
  • Coastal PropertyCoastal Property

Property Description

This stone croft cottage overlooks Loch Pooltiel in the NW of the beautiful Isle of Skye, surrounded by the ancient and wild landscape it is known for. Views from its elevated position are stunning. South are Waterstein Head and Moonen Bay; north are Dunvegan Head and Outer Hebrides. Enjoy the utter peace and tranquillity. Being in a Dark Sky area, the night skies are truly remarkable - possibly witness the Aurora Borealis! A good holiday base to tour this magical, mystical and romantic isle: see the seals, sharks or minke whales from the shore or climb in the Cuillins. Spot fossilised dinosaur footprints on the beaches or see golden eagles nesting on Waterstein Cliffs. Dine in the Three Chimneys, Red Roof Café or Seafood Restaurant at Stein. Visit Dunvegan Castle, the Coral Beach, Neist Point Lighthouse. Cycling, kayaking and sea trips available. Shop 2 miles.

Living room room with multi-fuel stove. Kitchen/dining room, French doors to outside eating area. Double bedroom. First floor: Bathroom with shower/mixer taps and toilet. Double bedroom. Twin bedroom. Rugs on wooden floors throughout.

  • Multi-fuel stove - initial fuel included, thereafter available locally
  • Electricity, NSH, electric rads, bed linen and towels included
  • Travel cot
  • High chair
  • Freesat TV
  • DVD (small library)
  • Stereo/CD (small library)
  • Microwave
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Fridge/freezer
  • Large garden with furniture
  • Parking (4 cars)

Customer Comments

Selected comment(s) from customers who have enjoyed staying at this property:
  1. A fantastic cottage in a truely beautiful setting, amazing scenery on your door step. The cottage would comfortably take six, good size rooms for all, very comfortable. We will return again and again. Feb 2012.
  2. Weather was wet! Don’t let that put you off as even the wet weather couldn’t put a dampner on skye. We have stayed at exactly the same time of year other times and the weather was beautiful. Oct 2011.
  3. Although our visit was in May/June, the solid fuel stove was a must on the cold wet evenings! The beds were very comfortable and the Egyptian cotton sheets like silk! The kitchen was well equipped - a real home from home. We found it hard to leave! May 2011.
  4. No need to wax lyrical about Skye here... the cottage has everything you want when you go to Skye. Peace and quiet, warmth, a great kitchen, the sea only a short stroll away and sheep all over the place. April 2011.
  5. It was full of character and in a beautiful place, although it is quite remote. July 2010.
  6. Well built, cosy, warm and beautiful. May 2010.
  7. It was a real home from home, light and airy feel with a real cottage atmosphere. Oct 2009.
  8. Lovely rustic feel to cottage, beautifully decorated. Good sized kitchen with table and chairs which we used every night. Only downside was the remoteness of the cottage. Needed to hop in car to do anything like pick up pint of milk. Whilst nice to be remote, this frustrated us by end of our trip. Aug 2009.
  9. Excellent standard of accommodation - probably the best we have stayed at. Jan 2009.
  10. Really cosy and comfortable with excellent attention to detail. Dec 2008.
  11. This was the best holiday cottage we have ever been to. Everything has been tastefully restored, the house is perfectly equipped and there is plenty of useful information about Skye to be found in the cottage. The owners have been incredibly friendly and helpful as there was a problem with the heating and the warm water and we got immediate help (even on Sunday). June 2008.
  12. The holiday was our honeymoon and we had a wonderful time. The cottage was so clean and warm. It made our honeymoon having such a lovely place to stay in with breath taking views. Sept 2008.
  13. Peaceful and relaxing. Golden eagles seen regularly around the cottage area, fantastic sunsets at neist point lighthouse, great gallery near to three chimneys restaurant and a colony of seals near here too. A fantastic place to get away from all the hustle and bustle. March 2007.
  14. It is the most stunning location - the view, the house itself - if one could design the antidote to city life this would be it! May 2007.
  15. It was like staying on someone’s home - all eventualities covered even down to the wind up radio and torch. I would have been happy to stay there in all weathers and the children didn’t want to come home. Aug 2006.
  16. Probably the most relaxing holiday we have ever had Dec 2006.
  17. This is a lovely house- probably the best we have ever stayed in over the years. It is light bright and comfortable. Also well equipped and very tastefully decorated. Even if the weather was bad the house was a really lovely space just to be in and look out on the incredible landscape of Skye from all windows. Very conducive to relaxation! May 2006.
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    Low deposit only £25

    1. These terms and conditions should be read with the Booking Conditions and insurance information in our brochures or on our website. Especially note Sections 2, 4 and 7 of the Booking Conditions
    2. Offer applies only to bookings for 2014 which are booked before 13th April 2014.
    3. The low deposit payable under this offer is £25.
    4. Does not apply to properties that sleep 10 or more.
    5. The difference between the £25 low deposit and the usual deposit shown in our main brochure or website is payable with the balance payment, which we must receive no later than 8 weeks before your booking starts, or at the time of cancellation if you cancel your booking. This payment will include all applicable charges as detailed on your booking confirmation, including any insurance premiums and any Ferry costs. If payment is not received in full on time, we can treat your booking as cancelled by you for a non-refundable reason. If this happens, you will be responsible for cancellation charges (as shown in our main brochure or our website) including any deferred Booking Fee, Personal Travel Insurance and Ferry crossings that you have chosen to buy, all of which must be paid immediately..
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    7. Depending on popularity and property availability, this offer may be extended or withdrawn.

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