13 Boreraig

Self Catering

By Glendale, Near Dunvegan, Isle Of Skye, IV55 8ZY

    Charming traditional stone cottage in working crofting community, Boreraig, North West Skye, with stunning sea views. Sleeps up to five in two rooms. Nearby attractions include Dunvegan Castle and award winning Three Chimneys restaurant.

    Superb walks on Dunvegan Head behind cottage; deserted pebble beaches. This delightful cottage, built around 1900 and renovated in 2010, provides a warm home on Skye in the heart of Boreraig, the ancient seat of the MacCrimmon clan, pipers to the MacLeod chieftains. The living area downstairs is a single open plan room with stone walls and a fireplace for coal or wood, with traditional furnishings. Upstairs are two bedrooms, one featuring the original children's box beds. Extensions to the original cottage house the bathroom and WC, and provide a porch for your outdoor gear.

    The walking in this part of Skye - Neist Point, MacLeod Maidens and Table Mountains and Dunvegan Head - is magnificent and accessible. Nearby Dunvegan Castle is a major Scottish attraction and restaurants in the vicinity - The Three Chimneys and Loch Bay Seafoods - are justly famous for their outstanding local produce. The secluded cottage garden is a haven for relaxation.
    3 Self Catering
    Opening Times
    Open All Year
    2016 Opening Times
    1 Jan 2016 - 31 Dec 2016


    • Children Welcome


    • No Smoking Permitted


    • Coastal Location
    • Island Location
    • Remote Location
    • Rural Location
    • Sea/Loch View
    • Village Location


    • Parking
    • Private Car Space


    • Electric Cooker
    • Fridge
    • Hairdryer Available
    • Heating Throughout Property
    • Indoor Drying Facility
    • Iron Available
    • Kitchen
    • Log Fire
    • Lounge
    • Microwave
    • Open Hearth Fire
    • Private Bathroom
    • Tumble Dryer
    • WC EnSuite
    • Wash Hand Basin
    • Washing Machine

    Leisure Facilities

    • CD Player
    • DVD Player
    • Radio
    • TV In Room

    Special Requirements

    • Families
    • No Pets Allowed
    • Senior Citizens

    Road Directions

    Boreraig is in the far North West of Skye. Drive towards Dunvegan from Kyle of Lochalsh, turn off towards Glendale and follow signpost after 6 miles. The cottage is the last but one building in Boreraig with a white wooden gate and sign.

    Public Transport Directions

    Getting there by railway:- At Inverness station many car rentals are available: the drive is about 3 hours. Or take the beautiful local train across the Highlands from Inverness to Kyle of Lochalsh and rent a car or take a taxi from there (90 minute drive).

    Getting there by aeroplane:- Local airport is Inverness where there many car rental options.

    Getting there by ferry:- For a scenic experience, instead of the Skye Bridge take the Glenelg-Kylerhea ferry if driving from Inverness. Or, if driving via Fort William, take the Mallaig-Armadale ferry.

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