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Spectactular views to the Cullin Mountains
Relax and enjoy the stunning views to the Cullin Mountains
Open-plan lounge/kitchen/diner
Open-plan lounge/dining area
Bedroom with TV
Play a board game in the conservatory while enjoying the surrounding views
View towards the property
View towards the property in the distance
Nearby views
View to the property from the foot bridge
Enjoy the scenic walk to the property
Visit the fairy pools close by
1 / 12  Spectactular views to the Cullin Mountains
2 / 12  Relax and enjoy the stunning views to the Cullin Mountains
3 / 12  Open-plan lounge/kitchen/diner
4 / 12  Open-plan lounge/dining area
5 / 12  Bedroom with TV
6 / 12  Play a board game in the conservatory while enjoying the surrounding views
7 / 12  View towards the property
8 / 12  View towards the property in the distance
9 / 12  Nearby views
10 / 12  View to the property from the foot bridge
11 / 12  Enjoy the scenic walk to the property
12 / 12  Visit the fairy pools close by

Rowan Glenbrittle Cottage

Isle of Skye, Skye and Lochaber and Badenoch
Sleeps 2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms 1
Change Sat
No Dogs
3 star
Waterside views
Shop nearby
Beach within easy reach
Fishing onsite / nearby
Romantic
Quirky
Towels included
Cot available
8 more

At a glance

  • Detached cottage set in a unique location with spectacular views towards the Cullin mountain range
  • Try ‘Wild Swimming’ in the deep blue Fairy pools or take a walk up the Old Man of Storr
  • Native home to Stunt cyclist Danny MacAskill who took on the death-defying ride along the Cullin Ridge.
  • Perfect for an adventure or romantic ‘get away’ with scenery and landscapes that will take your breath away
  • The Island is rich in history from the Highland Clearances and the infamous ‘Bonnie Prince Charlie’
  • Great destination for hill walking, cycling, fishing, boat trips and wildlife spotting
Property code: SK243

In a superbly unique location in one of the most scenic and peaceful areas of Skye, the cottage, close to the River Brittle with rewarding stunning views of the towering Cuillins, rising steeply from the shore, also seen from the garden and conservatory.

Glenbrittle is at the end of a 7 mile single track road famous for its scenery and landscapes that will take our breath away at every turn. Skye is one of the top locations in Scotland to visit and will not fail to impress. The Cullins offer challenging climbing but there are lovely walks and viewpoints in the surrounding forests, enjoy fishing and kayaking on the river, along the shore an abundance of wildlife and birds can be seen. At the foot of the Black Cuillins near Glenbrittle are the magical Fairy Pools, beautifully crystal clear blue pools on the River Brittle, these famous pools entice visitors from all over the world. Visit the famous Talisker distillery, Armadale Castle, Dunvegan Castle and Gardens along with numerous Arts and Crafts galleries.

The cottage is accessed from a parking bay by a wooden footbridge over the River Brittle and a 200-yard uphill footpath, the walk is rewarded by stunning views of the towering Cuillins rising steeply from the shore. On arrival this semi-detached cottage you step inside to the conservatory where you can sit and take in the outstanding views towards the Cullins or play a board game from selection provided. Continue through to the spacious open plan living area with modern fully equipped kitchen with electric hob and oven, fridge with ice box, washing machine, microwave and coffee machine. Lounge area with comfy sofa and dining table and chairs. Heading back through the hallway you will find the bathroom with bath, shower cubicle and WC and the double bedroom with ample storage and TV.

Stepping back outside there is an enclosed garden. Parking is available in the parking bay by the wooden bridge. Owner lives adjacent to the property.

  • 1 Bedroom – Double with TV
  • Kitchen: Electric hob and oven, fridge with ice box, washing machine, microwave and filter coffee machine
  • Shower room: with bath, shower cubicle and WC
  • Electric and heating included
  • Regret no dogs
  • Seasonal shop 0.5 miles and walking distant to a small beach
  • Portree 23 miles with a selection of shops, pubs & restaurants
  • Arrival: 4pm
  • Additional info: The cottage is accessed from a parking bay by a wooden footbridge over the River Brittle and a 200-yard uphill footpath. Owners live adjacent to the property.
  • The owner is an experienced fisherman and is willing to accompany client’s sea or loch fishing, please arrange directly with owner. Bring you fishing rods.

This property is personally managed by Fiona.

Reviews

From guests that have stayed at the property.

Based on 3 guest ratings

Overall cleanliness
5
Overall equipment
4.7
Overall comfort
4.7
Overall location
4.7

Reviewed by Chante 10th July 2018

Absolutely worth every cent. I'm confident the view from our conservatory is the very best in skye as far as accomodation goes. Home was wonderfully equipped with everything you need. When I come back to skye I am staying here!

Reviewed by Poul 30th June 2018

Wonderful place with a great view!

Location

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