Isle of Skye holiday cottage. 8 Herbusta, a peaceful and picturesque getaway located in Kilmuir. In the most stunningly beautiful location. Sea Views out to the Minch, looking out to the Outer Hebrides of Lewis and Harris. 10 mins drive from the Uig Ferry port. Combine a day trip to the Outer Hebrides to enhance your stay. Witness the stunning sunsets and sunrises from the cottage setting. Also, regular occurrences from the cottage see the Aurora Borealis. Visit the Highlands for a holiday to remember. A visit to Coral beach is a must. See the grey seals. A visit to Neist Point is a must, not for the feint hearted as the steps down, need to be climbed on the way back. Worth every step. Also, worth a visit is The Fairy Glen. Visit Flora McDonalds last resting place, it is a short walk from the cottage just up the lane, also the last resting place of Alexander McQueen the fashion designer. Loch Sneasdal can be located a 5-minute walk down the lane from the cottage. Please note we are closer to Uig and not Dunvegan as some maps are showing. Please check you spam folder for responses. We normal respond within 2 hours. We can accommodate 4 guests + 1 on a Z bed. Please note the fifth guest will only have use of the Z bed. Please note the cottage is child and baby friendly. Travel cot and high chair available on request.
*Please note changeovers in high season May- Oct Saturday*
*******Sorry No pets.*******
Please note only full weeks or more are bookable May - Oct 31st
**Low season Nov- March from £65.00 per night. Minimum of 4 nights stay**
**High season minimum stay 7 nights May - Oct**
Arrival time for entry to the cottage after 15:30
Departure time from the cottage 10:00 am to allow the cottage to made ready for the next guest
*Note: There are several steps leading down to the cottage. The cottage is not suitable for wheelchair users or elderly people that struggle with steps
Kilmuir is a lovely crofting community. The nearest village is Uig some 4.7 miles away where facilities include a grocer’s shop, hotels, a petrol station and it is also the main ferry terminus for the Outer Hebrides. The Island’s capital, Portree is 16 miles south where all the facilities you would expect from a small town can be found. The Highlands are a magical place to visit. Close to the cottage is Staffin, Uig, Duntulm, Kilt Rock, Dunvegan Castle, Coral Beach, The Cullins, Fairly Glen, Carbost for the Whiskey Distillery, there is so much to do all within driving distance of the cottage. Portree is less than 30 mins drive away, where you can pick up a boat and go and see the Sea Eagles.
Getting away for a relaxing 4-day break or extended holiday has never been easier or more affordable. Call us today on 07760629546 to make your reservation.
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