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Hill Cottage

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Looking out the loch
Excellent
21 reviews
Looking out the loch
The land, the sea and the sky
The view to the side.
The view from the front looking out towards Harris.
Dining room
King size bed
Main bedroom with ensuite
Ensuite
Twin bedroom
Twin bedroom
Second shower room
Kitchen
Kitchen
Sitting room fireplace
Dining room towards sitting room
Sitting room
entrance
totally private with a commanding view
more of the land, the sea and the sky.
up on the hill by itself
plenty room round the cottage
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Overview
Cottage -
2 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 4
Portree, Isle of Skye, The Hebrides, Scotland
Hill Cottage is an extremely comfortable and homely self catering property built by local tradesmen to a very high standard in 2012 to a traditional Skye design. It sits on top of a hill in the small crofting township of Park Bernisdale, 9 miles from Portree, giving a fantastic panoramic view out over Loch Snizort towards Harris in the Outer Hebrides. Even when the weather is not so good, the light, the sky and the sea combine to give an ever changing, enthralling scene.
**Sorry but I do not allow pets in Hill Cottage**
The location is extremely private with absolutely no passing traffic. Peace and quiet are guaranteed.
There are 2 bedrooms (a double with an ensuite and a twin), a very comfortable lounge with a log burning stove and a spacious dining room with large adjoining kitchen. They all look out the front of the cottage.
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Listing #HL297300
About the Owner
Margaret C
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
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1 - 3 of 21 reviews

Reviewed 9 May 2018

It was the view from the cottage looking up the river across the loch with Harris in the distance that captivated us from the moment we arrived on a sunny Saturday in late April to our final breakfast on a wet and windy morning in...More

Thank Matthew H
Management response:Responded 4 weeks ago

Thank you very much indeed for your kind comments and I am delighted that you enjoyed Hill Cottage and it's peaceful location.

Reviewed 13 April 2018

We just returned from a lovely 4 night stay at the lovely Hill Cottage on Skye. As others here have noted, Margaret has created a delightful, quaint, comfortable cottage with modern amenities including radiant floor heating, full kitchen, washing machine, and lovely bathrooms. Staying here...More

Thank psaseattle
Management response:Responded 22 April 2018

Thank you so much for your very kind comments and I am delighted that you enjoyed Hill Cottage and Skye.

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Reviewed 21 July 2017

Hill Cottage is a dream. From the moment of reaching the cottage overlooking Loch Snizort we felt calm descending upon us. Everything about the cottage is first class - the design, the fittings, the colour scheme, the facilities, the size of the rooms, the comfort,...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Management response:Responded 7 August 2017

Thank you very much for your very kind reveiw and I am delighted that you enjoyed Hill Cottage. There is a big focus on the Skye roads and lack of volume parking during the very busy summer period in July and August. I hope it...More

Amenities
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Ocean Views
  • Parking
  • Private Garden
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Refrigerator
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Stereo System
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Waterfront
  • Water Views
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Not kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
Hill Cottage can accomodate an absolute maximum of 4 people incuding children aged 12 or over. I do not allow pets
Bathrooms
    1 Shower
    1 Attached (ensuite)
Bedrooms
    1 King
    2 Twins
Availability
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Rates

Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

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Dates Min stay Per night Per week
Default 3 nights
AU$269
GBP 150
AU$1,164
GBP 650
1 Jun 2018 -
30 Sep 2018
Jun 01 - Sep 30, 2018
3 nights
AU$304
GBP 170
AU$1,253
GBP 700
1 Oct 2018 -
14 Dec 2018
01 Oct - 14 Dec, 2018
3 nights
AU$224
GBP 125
AU$940
GBP 525
15 Dec 2018 -
31 Dec 2018
Dec 15th - 4th Jan
3 nights
AU$304
GBP 170
AU$1,253
GBP 700
Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to Australian Dollars and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
Fees
  • Damage Deposit: AU$179 / stay - Deposit
Additional Rate and Availability Information
I also ask for a refundable housekeeping deposit of £100 which is held and refunded by Holiday Lettings (Trip Advisor) approx 10 days after departure. I show the prices for stays of 3 nights and 1 week. For stays of a different duration, the price quoted may sometimes not be correct (sometimes shows a higher price). Please ask for confirmation of the price for these stays and I will send an updated quote where applicable.
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About the neighbourhood
Portree is 9 miles from Hill Cottage and is a lovely big village/small town with a beautiful bay and harbour. The centre has a number of small shops selling local crafts and it is well worth taking a stroll amongst them.
Access
Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: Inverness - www.hial.co.uk/inverness-airport : 170.0 km
The main route to Skye is the A82 over the bridge. The alternatives are the car ferry from Mallaig to Armadale www.calmac.co.uk or, if you have plenty time, the seasonal and very dramatic Glenelg car ferry to Kylerhea, giving a taste of how crossings were around 60 years ago. www.skyeferry.co.uk
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Nearest Beach: 0.5 km.
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