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Wild Orchid Cottage, Skye

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    Sea & mountain views from the cottage
    Sea & mountain views from the cottage
    Sea & mountain views from the cottage
    Sea cliffs from the cottage back garden
    Cottage & garden (in March)
    Recently fitted kitchen - view 1
    Recently fitted kitchen - view 2
    Property description
    Holiday Rental House – 
    3 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 5
    Located on a quiet peaceful peninsula of Skye, Wild Orchid Cottage has inspiring views over Loch Harport to sea cliffs and the Cuillin Mountains beyond. It provides an ideal base for exploring all parts of the Island, whether you are wanting to tour around to see all the amazing scenery and historic sites, or wishing to take advantage of the endless variety of walking and cycling routes and the other outdoor activities.

    Wild Orchid Cottage will provide a cosy and comfortable place to return to after your day's activities and a perfect setting for relaxing with family and friends, while taking in the stunning views from the cottage.

    From the cottage door you can walk out to Oronsay Island at low tide, go beach-combing, or discover the ancient broch at Struan, or just enjoy sitting in...
  • Amenities & details
    • Central Heating
    • Cooker
    • Cots:(2)
    • Dining Seats (7)
    • Dishwasher
    • Double Beds:(1)
    • Dryer
    • DVD Player
    • Fireplace
    • Freezer
    • Hairdryer
    • Highchair
    • Internet Access
    • Iron
    • Linens Provided
    • Living Room Seats (6)
    • Microwave
    • Ocean Views
    • Parking
    • Ping Pong Table
    • Private Garden
    • Refrigerator
    • Safe
    • Satellite TV
    • Single Beds:(3)
    • Stereo System
    • Toaster
    • Towels Provided
    • TV
    • Washer
    • Wi-Fi
    • Wheelchair Access:
    • Elder Access:
    • Pets Allowed:
    • Smoking Allowed:
    • Suitable for Children:
    Additional amenities & feature info
    Dogs are welcome and no extra charge is made.
    Kitchen and bathroom were recently refurbished.
    The twin room can be made up as a double on request.
    Additional toddler bed available (suitable for 12 months to 4 years) or travel cot suitable for infants up to 36 months (or 14 kg).
    Prices are inclusive of bed linen, towels, wi-fi broadband, logs & kindling for wood burning stove, electricity, gas and a supply of basic cleaning materials.
    Listing #HL142903 by: Holiday Lettings
  • Rates

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

      Begins Ends Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
      27 Sep 2014 24 Oct 2014 7 nights -- --
    SPECIAL OFFER - 2... 25 Oct 2014 26 Oct 2014 2 nights
    Autumn/Winter 2014 27 Oct 2014 19 Dec 2014 3 nights
    Christmas/New Year 20 Dec 2014 2 Jan 2015 3 nights
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    Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to Canadian 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.
    Additional Rate and Availability Information
    There is no charge for pets.
    There is no booking fee and no other extra charges.
    All bed linen, towels, gas, electricity, logs, & kindling for woodburning stove, and wi-fi broadband are included in the rental price.
    Basic cleaning supplies are provided including a week's supply of dishwasher tabs and washing machine detergent.

    Particularly between November and March, we are happy to offer flexible start and end dates and duration of stay - please let us know your requirements and we will try to accommodate you.

    If you are making a last minute booking we may be able to offer a discount - please feel free to contact us and ask.

    Special offers for returning guests!
  • Property location
    Things to Do
    Car advised
    How to get there
    Isle of Skye is linked to the mainland by a toll-free bridge at Kyle of Lochalsh.

    Alternatively you can travel by ferry from Mallaig to Armadale.

    Detailed directions on how to travel to Wild Orchid Cottage will be provided on booking.
    Activities nearby
    Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby.
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Adam G
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 24 May 2014 for a stay in May 2014
person found this review helpful

This was our first trip to Skye and the cottage really did not disappoint. The beds were all like (if not) new, and the living room very cozy with the log fire going (to be honest this was on most of the time as the weather was rubbish). Great accommodation for those with a dog as it is only 4km... more

Tom P
York, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 12 December 2013 for a stay in September 2013
person found this review helpful

My brother, three friends and I all had an incredibile time at the cottage. If it was closer we'd DEFINITELY come back (it took us ten hours of driving). The views were breathtaking, there were great walks around, the cottage was perfect for us - a little fire/stove, the beds were comfy, so were the sofas (on which we spent... more

Management response:

I'm really pleased you enjoyed your stay so much, and took the time to submit such a lovely review. Thank you, and I hope you will come back sometime in the future in spite of the epic journey to get here! more

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Jill S
Diss, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
46 reviews 46 reviews
25 hotel reviews
73 helpful votes 73 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 20 November 2013 for a stay in June 2013

This cottage is set in the perfect location with breath taking views towards Loch Harport and the Cuillins. It is in an ideal location for getting to all the best attractions on Skye and doing some local walks. The cottage is dog friendly and the garden is very dog friendly. Our spaniel exhausted himself chasing after the smell of rabbits... more

Management response:

We are so pleased you enjoyed your stay and would love to have you back to Wild Orchid Cottage. Good news - the living room furniture is being renewed in December and the double bedroom is also being upgraded over the winter. more

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