Skylark Cottage is a completely renovated croft cottage on the Isle of Skye, rebuilt to high standards and roofed with classic thatch. The cottage has been tastefully extended lengthwise to provide a lounge from which large French door windows in the end wall look out to Broadford Bay, islands and the Mainland - a lovely place in which to relax and observe.
With a double bedroom plus a sofa-bed the cottage can accommodate up to 4 people.
There is a restaurant 500 yards away, a small post office nearby and launderette, petrol, bank and shops 3 miles away in Broadford. The shoreline is just a short walk from the cottage.
Bedroom with double bed. Shower room / toilet. Kitchen/Dining room. Lounge/Sitting room. Sofa-bed. Fenced garden. Parking space.
Equipment includes: TV, Radio/Cassette/CD player, Electric cooker, Microwave, Automatic Washer, Tumble Dryer, Dishwasher, Fridge-Freezer. All heating is electric (electricity included in tariff).
Linen and towels supplied. Starter packs of provisions available on request.
Bookings are from Saturday to Saturday, from 4:00pm on the day of arrival to 10:00am on the day of departure.
As of 5th January 2013 bookings will be handled by Scottish Cottages, who have full availability and booking details. The property reference for Skylark Cottage on the Scottish Cottages website is 511269.
If they have not changed their website, you should be able to use this direct link to our page on their site.
If the direct link does not work, type the 511269 into their cottage search facility at www.scottish-cottages.co.uk and you'll be taken to our page there.or phone them on 01228 406731
In case of difficulty contacting the agents, the owners can be contacted at:
Dave & Janet Barnes
Isle of Skye IV43 8RA
Tel: (01471) 822 461
Cross the bridge. Turn right at the roundabout. Travel north on the A87 towards Broadford for 4 miles. The cottage is on the right.
Travel up the A851 towards Broadford. Turn right onto the A87. After a little over a mile, the cottage is on the left.
The approximate position is shown on this On-line Map (Scale 1:25000). Grid Reference 679231.
There is a restaurant 500 yards away. The shore, offering both rocky pools and sandy areas is a short walk.
Broadford, 3 miles away, provides laundry facilities, restaurants, pubs, petrol, post office, bank and shops including a supermarket.
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