Pet friendly spacious self-catering flat for up to four non-smoking people
Taigh Ùr (New House) provides a self-catering flat situated in the picturesque village of Torrin, located between the Black and Red Cullins of Skye. Only 6 miles from Broadford, Torrin is well placed for exploring one of Skye's most scenic areas.
Possible activities include boat trips from Elgol to the heart of the Cullins, lazing on or exploring beaches and a wide range of walks and climbs on and around Blaven and the other nearby Skye hills and mountains. This area also provides opportunities to enjoy the natural wildlife including seals, otters, birds and deer as well as a wide variety of flora and fauna.
With space for 1 - 4 people, the flat accommodation consists of one double bedroom, a twin bedroom, a main living area, kitchen and a shower/bathroom/toilet. The main living area looks out to spectacular views of the Black Cuillins (see photos above for exact view from window!).
The apartment is located on the upper floor of a modern croft house. It has a separate entrance/hallway which provides exquisite views of Loch Slapin and the Isle of Eigg. There is plenty of space to hang jackets, leave shoes/boots etc. before heading upstairs.
The flat is fully furnished. There is a TV (with SKY Free Sat), VCR, DVD and CD/radio, gas hob, electric oven, fridge/freezer, microwave, washing machine and tumble dryer. All sheets, bedding, towels and kitchen utensils etc. are provided. With central heating throughout, Taigh Ur, provides a cosy oasis ideal for couples, families and friends alike.
The owners, Paul and Becky, ensure that everything is maintained to a high standard. They live in the ground floor of the house and, if called upon, will provide every assistance to ensure your stay is enjoyable.
Outside the house is a fenced garden with decking area and BBQ - if you fancy sitting outside to relax and enjoy the spectacular views. There is also a washing line and parking space adjacent to the entrance to the apartment.
Located a short walk away from the house is a separate building suitable for drying wet gear and storing bicycles. There is also a game shed which has a pool table, dart board and football table for guests to use as well as a variety of books, games and jigsaws which can be taken back to the accommodation.
Guests can also take advantage of free internet access in our reception when open or in our internet room if they have their own wireless device with them.
Why not book a relaxing session in our Hot tub and steam cabin during your stay?
Shops, launderette, bank, post office and medical facilities are available in Broadford. There are also a range of restaurants/bars to suit most tastes - just a short drive away.
Pets are welcome
Please note: there is strictly no smoking inside the accommodation..
|March & April||£360 per week|
|May, June, July, August & September||£380 per week|
|October & November||£360 per week|
All gas, oil and electricity are included in the price. A non-returnable booking fee of 25% of the total is payable, the remainder to be paid on arrival.
Please plan to arrive after 4pm and to leave by 10am on the last day of your stay. If you plan to arrive later please telephone to let us know.
Once you arrive on the Isle of Skye take the A87 to Broadford, turning off at the Broadford Hotel and head towards Elgol. This road is the B8083 (marked as the A881 on some maps). Torrin is approximately 6 miles along this single track road.
When you reach Torrin (look out for the signpost on the left hand side of the road, by the entrance to the Skye Marble Quarry) turn off the main road taking the tarmac drive on the left when you see the sign for 9 TORRIN HOLIDAYS. Go through the gate and park to the left. Follow the path (on foot) until you see a sign for RECEPTION.
Our position is shown on this On-line Map (Grid reference NG580205).
We also have a bunkhouse style self-catering cottage for up to 10 people and a self-catering caravan.
Paul & Rebecca Smith
Isle of Skye IV49 9BA
Tel: +44 (0)1471 822 078 (9am - 11pm)
Fax/ansaphone at all other times: +44 (0)1471 822 078