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Mill Cottage, Dunvegan, Isle of Skye
Mill Cottage is a four bedroomed house set in the heart of the village of Dunvegan on the Isle of Skye. Refurnished to a high standard, the cottage comprises of 4 double bedrooms (one en suite), two with double beds, two with single beds, two lounges, dining room, kitchen, sun porch and family bathroom. The property sleeps 8 and there is also a travel cot (please bring your own cot linen/duvet) and high chair available. Free internet available.
In the village of Dunvegan there are hotels, shops, restaurants, the oldest bakery in Skye, small museums, a couple of cafes ideal for snacks and of course the famous Castle.
Boat trips to see the seals are always popular and a variety of wildlife can also be seen in north west Skye, ranging from basking sharks to eagles and sea eagles.
There are many walks catering for the novice to the experienced walker, with the Cuillin mountain range only 20 minutes drive from Mill Cottage. MacLeods Tables, pictured, overlook Dunvegan with stunning views over the Island and across to the Outer Isles.
Kinloch river is only 50 yards from the house and can provide some excellent trout fishing.
Although Skye is not blessed with many sandy beaches, Coral Beach is a 15 minute drive away and the white coral sand make this a great spot for a family day out. Varkasaig beach, with dark sand, is also close by, and a great place to explore rock pools.