Sea Drift

Self Catering

Skye Picture House, Ard Dorch, Broadford, Isle Of Skye, IV49 9AJ

    Sea Drift is situated on the shores of beautiful Loch na Cairidh, about seven miles north of Broadford.

    The sea loch is tidal, and at high tide the water is just a few meters away, whilst at low tide the rugged rock and pebble shore is exposed. The setting is truly beautiful in all weathers and at all times of the year, and many a happy hour can be spent watching from the windows as the light changes on the water, and the wildlife passes by.

    Sea Drift is the perfect location for walking in the Red and Black Cuillin Mountains and is central to the islands many amenities and attractions. Abundant wildlife including resident Otters and Herons along with over 50 wild birds recorded from our windows will make your stay memorable. Sea Drift is an attractive, modern, well equipped house providing excellent accommodation for the Skye visitor. The house accommodates up to six persons and is well appointed throughout.

    We have made the ground floor as accessible as possible to people with mobility difficulties, including most wheelchair users. There is a ramped entrance, no steps, wide doorways and an accessible toilet and shower in the downstairs shower-room. However, since everyone's requirements are different, please check exact details with us before booking if you have mobility difficulties, particularly if wheelchair access is required.

    A secure porch leads to a sitting room with open plan kitchen and dining area, fully equipped for six guests. The sitting room has comfortable seating, colour TV (with SKY), CD and DVD player, and stunning views of the sea loch and the mountains from the windows. The kitchen has all the usual equipment, including fridge/freezer, washer-drier, microwave and cooker.

    There is a downstairs bathroom with large shower, toilet and wash-basin, and a downstairs single bedroom, with lovely views across the water.

    Upstairs there are two further bedrooms: a family room with double bed and single bed sleeping up to three which also has an en-suite shower-room with shower, toilet and wash-basin, and a double room with double bed and wash-basin. Both upstairs rooms have magnificent views across the loch and towards the mountains of the mainland.

    Each room has modern electric heating that is controlled by guests and is available at all times. In winter, background heating is also supplied by storage heaters. All electricity, heating and hot water charges are included in the rental price.

    Bed-linen, towels and tea-towels are all provided.  Prices are £300 - £575

    Opening Times
    2016 Opening Times
    1 Jan 2016 - 31 Oct 2016

    Room Information

    Number of Rooms / Units
    Room / Unit Type
    Room / Unit Tariff
    Sea Drift
    £300.00 per unit per week

    Note: Prices are a guide only and may change on a daily basis.


    • Children Welcome


    • Internet Access
    • Level Access
    • No Smoking Permitted


    • Coastal Location
    • Lochside Location
    • Sea/Loch View


    • Free Parking On-Site
    • Parking
    • Private Parking


    • Dishwasher
    • Electric Cooker
    • Electric Shaver Point
    • Fridge
    • Heating Throughout Property
    • Linen Provided
    • Lounge
    • Microwave
    • Shared Bathroom
    • Shower
    • Towels Provided
    • Washing Machine

    Leisure Facilities

    • CD Player
    • Satellite / Cable TV
    • Television

    Special Requirements

    • Business Travellers
    • Disabled Citizens
    • Families
    • Groups Welcome
    • No Pets Allowed
    • Non smokers
    • Senior Citizens
    • Single Travellers
    • Young People

    Road Directions

    The most convenient way to get to Skye is across the bridge (toll-free now!) from Kyle of Lochalsh to Kyleakin. Alternatively, you may catch the Caledonian MacBrayne seasonal car ferry, from Mallaig to Armadale ( on the small private ferry - also seasonal - from Glenelg to Kylerhea. We are only about 20 minutes' drive away from the Skye Bridge.

    Public Transport Directions

    Getting there by railway:- The nearest station is at Kyle of Lochalsh which is on the mainland nearby. Trains run to and from Inverness, where there are connections to other parts of the UK. It is now possible to look up train times and buy tickets online at

    Getting there by aeroplane:- The nearest airport is at Inverness, which is on the mainland about 100 miles from here. It is served by flights from London, Manchester, Birmingham, Bristol and a number of Scottish airports. See ( for details. Airlines using Inverness include easyJet (, which offers flights at budget prices. Connections by coach (to Broadford) and by train (to Kyle of Lochalsh) are available from Inverness city centre -

    Getting there by ferry:- Caledonian MacBrayne seasonal car ferry, from Mallaig to Armadale ( on the small private ferry - also seasonal - from Glenelg to Kylerhea.

    Transport within Scotland

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    Building Entrance

    • There is a ramp to the main entrance

    This information is self-assessed; therefore we accept no liability for its accuracy. Please contact the venue for further information.

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