Islands can provide an experience for your time off that is unique compared to going to a major city or a national park. When it comes to the Isle of Skye, it’s best to use Airbnb to decide which vacation rental will help you have a fun visit the most. The options on this list provide comfortable environments when you feel like staying in, and they are situated near Glenbrittle Beach, the Cuillin Mountains so that you can experience the peace and quiet that nature has to offer. Take a look at the Airbnb vacation rentals in Isle of Skye, United Kingdom, we have below to make sure that you enjoy your stay at the Isle of Skye! You can also check out some of these enchanted cottages in the Isle of Skye that would make your trip magical.
1. Merman Cottage (from USD 102)
A traditional two-level stone building, Merman Cottage is a suitable accommodation for any group of four looking to escape in Edinbane. The serene cottage is located 8 miles (12.9 kilometers) from Dunvegan, 13 miles (20.9 kilometers) from Portree, and an hour from the Skye bridge.
Its main floor is perfect to gather around and bond as it consists of an eat-in kitchen and living room with a flat-screen TV, Wi-Fi, and a potbelly stove. Upstairs is all about relaxation for its two bedrooms with a total of three snug beds. If you’re worried to leave your dogs for a getaway, your two fur pals can come along to this dog-friendly property for a fee of 40 GBP (46 USD). Pets are welcome here provided that they are inoculated and not fighting breeds.
Merman CottageEdinbane, Scotland, United KingdomSuperhost
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Amenities & Room:alistair and helen has a nice warm cozy cottagethe cottage is cute and cozynice place cosy cottage with fire place efficient and comfortablemerman cottage was cozy as ever - would recommend to anyonethe cottage is cozy easy to travel to and from
Cleanliness:very clean and excellent quality bedding and towelsvery clean and also easy to findvery clean and welcoming - a wonderful calm spot toothe cottage is clean well equipped and decorated nicelythe cottage has been beautifully done is nice and warm and very clean
Host:our host was very welcomingthe hosts are extremely friendly and thoughtfula very friendly host and warm welcomehosts checked in on us twice when we arrived and were very helpfulhosts are fantastic - can only recommendRead more reviews
Location:great location for exploring the islanda super property in an ideal location for exploring the north of skyegreat location for exploring the northern parts of skyea lovely place to stay on the isle of skyebeautiful cosy cottage in a perfect location to see skye
2. Black House (from USD 102)
For a countryside escapade with your fur pals, take refuge at Black House. This pet-friendly cottage, unique for its black exteriors, welcomes up to two vaccinated dogs for a fee of 40 GBP (46 USD). It’s the ideal tranquil setting to recharge your batteries or explore hiking trails. Return to a relaxing warmth by the potbellied stove after a fulfilling day outdoors. The open-plan interior features a lovely living area with a flat-screen TV and Wi-Fi as well as a well-equipped kitchen to enable your delicious cooking.
For its sleeping corners, the converted home has two bedrooms with three plush beds combined. This quaint rental is nestled in farmland in Edinbane, around an hour’s drive away from Skye proper.
Tigh DubhEdinbane, Scotland, United KingdomSuperhost
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Amenities & Room:the cottage is decorated tastefully and has the creature comforts including most kitchen supplieshow lucky were my friend and i to stay three nights at alistair and helen's cozy cabin in edinbaneit does get a bit warm in the loft but it's comfortable enoughthe kitchen was well equipped with beautiful edinbane pottery
Cleanliness:immaculately clean with everything you could need for your staylovely cottage in great surroundings really clean and nicely decoratedthe cottage was amazingly clean and cozythe bedroom area was clean and comfortable with adequate hanging space for clothes
Host:lovely little cottage with wonderful hostsallister and helen were gracious hosts and communicative throughout the processlovely hosts with a lovely propertyalastair and helen are just the perfect hosts and so helpfulthe hosts were lovely and helped us with anything we neededRead more reviews
Location:perfect location for exploringthe location is great too - near many of the best things skye had to offera great place to explore skyegreat location and very helpful tips and information providedtigh dubh is a wonderful cozy cottage with a great location for exploring all of skye
3. Braes Retreat (from USD 95)
Set in a glorious garden within the peaceful community of Braes, Braes Retreat promises to provide a restorative stay. This apartment enjoys a higher location that looks out onto the Sound of Raasay and provides access to the shore. It is also near Portree village so you might find yourself deciding whether to spend the day admiring the garden and birds or exploring the alluring island.
The rental home assures any guest of the conveniences of an open-plan lounge and dining area with a wood-burning stove, flat-screen TV, and Bluetooth speaker. Upstairs, you’ll get to succumb to a comfy queen-size bed and wake up to ever-changing outdoor views. A well-equipped kitchen comes in handy for all your meal plans. You’ll even receive fresh eggs for breakfast from the hosts if their chickens are feeling generous.
Braes Retreat - Garden ApartmentIsle of Skye, United KingdomSuperhost
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Amenities & Room:great place with spectacular views and cozy atmosphereeverything we needed in the apartment with many thoughtful touches and the garden and views were just tremendousextremely comfortable clean & well equipped accommodation situated in a stunning garden with superb views & abundant bird lifethe apartment is a little off the beaten path but the scenery and views are well worth itbeautiful garden views and apartment and iain and his family made me feel very welcome
Cleanliness:the apartment was spotless everything was comfortablethe apartment was very clean and has good quality cooking utensils and other amenitiesthe space was very clean and prepared well and is efficiently organized while the bed was extremely comfortablea great apartment very clean and well furnished in a beautiful locationa nice clean house with friendly hosts and beautiful gardens and views
Host:thank you to the wonderful host familyour hosts were very friendly and helpfulthe owners are very friendly and helpfuliain and ingrid were perfect hostsiain and ingrid were great hostsRead more reviews
Location:location and stay was magnificentperfect location to discover isle of skyeamazing place to stay whilst seeing skyebeautiful place in a perfect location everything you could want and morea fantastic location and great hosts
4. Cozy holiday cottage (from USD 135)
Those who are keen to enjoy peace and tranquility in the rural village of Bernisdale, roughly 5 miles (8 kilometers) from Portree, can take refuge at this cozy getaway cottage. The lush garden that surrounds the home and the views of Cullin and Loch Snizort enhance the relaxing atmosphere. Having previously served as a post office, the property underwent a thorough renovation to become an ideal place for a romantic getaway or family holiday.
You’ll especially adore hanging out in the main living area with a wood-burning stove after a day of hiking or sightseeing. Wi-Fi and TV are just some of your options for indoor entertainment. The two bedrooms are appointed with plush beds to provide restful slumbers. You can always follow up a great sleep with a hearty breakfast that you can prepare in the equipped kitchen.
The Old Post Office BernisdaleBernisdale, Scotland, United KingdomSuperhost
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Amenities & Room:when we arrived there was a bottle of wine and fresh flowers waiting on the dining tablerather cozy but with all the modern fit and finishes that you'd ever needcozy scottish cottage perfect for a little getaway from the cityexactly as advertised: very cozy cottage in a great locationthe living room is a great space with a fantastic stove
Cleanliness:very very clean and cozythe place was clean and very convenientvery clean and spacious - would absolutely recommendwonderful clean cottage well-situated for exploring skyethe old post office is lovely very clean & tidy
Host:the separate entry way was also helpful at containing the mud and our exterior layersthere were some issues finding the place but we are so thankful the hosts were quick to respondthe tablet for welcoming guests was very novel & informativeRead more reviews
Location:central to all the wonderful things skye has to offerthis place is very cute and cozygreat location lovely accommodationisle of skye is an exceptional place and this cottage was ideal for exploring itgreat location on the trotternish peninsula and just a 12 minute drive to portree
5. Skye Eyrie (from USD 355)
Straight out of the imagination of an acclaimed local home builder, Skye Eyrie will spoil you with panoramic coastal views from its hilltop location. It is a self-catering holiday cottage that boasts an unrivaled location—a short drive from Skye’s capital village of Portree and with easy access to the most famous landmarks and exhilarating adventures.
The rental comprises a luxurious main cottage, a separate small hut, and an extra shed for outdoor storage and laundry. Able to accommodate up to four guests, this property is perfect as a couple’s getaway or a small family’s refuge. It is appointed with a 40-inch cable HDTV and Wi-Fi for indoor entertainment. During your idle days, take time to admire the outdoors, perhaps on the front porch while catching the sunset.
Skye Eyrie - Isle of SkyeCulnacnoc, Scotland, United KingdomSuperhost
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Amenities & Room:the views from the all glass living room were stunning and offered incredible sunrise viewing opportunities
Cleanliness:it was spotless on our arrival is well equipped and dog friendlyit was spotless inside and out and check-in was so easy
Host:a superb host with little touches that made us so welcome (wine and shortbread) absolutely pristine well organisedlocal contact was helpful and responsiveRead more reviews
Location:a fantastic little house in a stunning locationa fantastic stay amazing accommodation and perfect locationthe eyrie is in a fantastic location with views of the isles of rona and raasayexcellent accommodation contemporary design great location excellent facilitiesthe property was described accurately and is in a stunning location
6. The Ridge Pod (from USD 142)
The Strathaird Peninsula in Elgol is the perfect location for The Ridge Pod, a self-catering retreat offering uninterrupted views of Loch Scavaig and the Cuillin mountain ranges. This rental has a private balcony with outdoor seating so you can admire the panoramic views at any time you please. Indoors, you’ll find a fully fitted kitchen for your skillful cooking, a 32-inch cable TV, and a couch that transforms into a double-size bed. The bathroom is notable for its large shower enclosure.
While Wi-Fi is available in the unit, mobile phone signal is limited and you’ll need to take a five-minute walk towards the top of the farming and fishing village for 4G reception. Spacious car parking with outdoor plug sockets is available directly behind the unit.
The Ridge PodIsle of Skye, Highland, United KingdomSuperhost
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Amenities & Room:outstanding view and very comfortable accommodationtv wit sky was an extra bonus to watch in the comfy bed with the amazing viewsthe place was cozy and warm and had really nice touches
Cleanliness:very clean and modern with everything you might need for your staywell appointed very clean and although it'scompact it has everything you needvery clean lovely little pod in amazing locationthe pod was clean comfortable and had everything we needed to cook evening meals etcthe pod itself is perfectly equipped and very clean
Host:the accommodation was lovely and the host was super accommodating and friendlyjoanie is an excellent host would definitely recommenda fantastically helpful host too responds very quicklyand joanie is a lovely host can't wait to come back somedayelgol is a beautiful community full of really friendly people excited to show you their villageRead more reviews
Location:a beautiful pod the location is absolutely stunningwonderful tiny house for 2 in a stunning locationwould definitely recommend this place to anyone visiting skyegenuinely perfect from start to finish - an amazing stay in a jaw dropping locationa fantastic well built-space in a beautiful location
7. Angels’ Share (from USD 80)
Exploring the whole of Skye’s beautiful scenery will be worthwhile when you spend your getaway at Angels’ Share. This professionally designed contemporary cottage is situated on the Sleat peninsula known as the Garden of Skye, overlooking Knock Bay and the ruins of Knock Castle. Worry not about accessibility as the place is not far from the Skye Bridge and the mainland ferry ports.
It is an ideal retreat for either a couple or small families, with a sofa bed and cot available for infants. Comfort is of utmost importance here as electrically heated bathroom floors and a wood-burning stove are thoughtfully provided. Wi-Fi is readily available for your browsing needs. There’s also front parking for one vehicle. Feel free to inquire about furry family members as the host allow pets by arrangement.
Angels' Share self catering on the Isle of SkyeUnited KingdomSuperhost
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Amenities & Room:it is warm and cozy whilst still giving you any and all modern amenities you could needwarm comfortable and safeexcellent air b an b clean comfortable and well equippedthe bed was super comfy and we rested well after long days of exploringit is a really relaxing place to stay and quiet and comfortable
Cleanliness:so clean warm comfortable well equipped and welcomingthe place was spotless throughout and a bit of a weird comment but it also smelt amazing
Host:the accommodation was excellent and the hosts very welcomingjohn was a great host and welcomed us from the moment we pulled into the drivehosts were very welcoming and available if you needed themjohn and mhairi are great hoststhe hosts go above and beyond to make sure stay is the bestRead more reviews
Location:couldn’t have picked a better place to stay in the skye the location is perfectbeautiful place in a fabulous location really is the cosiest place to stayif you want the perfect place to come home to after a day exploring skye this is the placeangels' share is a lovely place to stay and explore skyewe really enjoyed staying at john’s place
8. Milovaig House (from USD 257)
You’ll doubt that Milovaig House was once a 19th-century crofters house because of how stunning it looks now. It was lovingly renovated to exude a cozy yet stylish ambiance, as observed from its sleek modern kitchen, smart dining room with a log burner, and two bedrooms with king-size beds. The sunroom with floor-to-ceiling windows allows you to admire the beautiful coastline and rich wildlife from this remote haven. There is Wi-Fi and a flat-screen TV here should you wish to be connected to modern entertainment from time to time.
Above all these exciting amenities, the true star of this accommodation is its log-fired Swedish hot tub. This year-round amenity sits next to a fire pit and is the perfect viewing point of the Northern Lights, which often make an appearance during winter nights.
Milovaig House | Stylish Isle of Skye Croft HouseGlendale, Scotland, United KingdomSuperhost
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Amenities & Room:the views from the sun room are absolutely breathtakinga modern heating system kept us comfortable even in the scottish winter
Host:house is lovely and the host very kinda helpful tip for people looking to stay hereRead more reviews
Location:beautiful house and locationnearest shop is an hour away so make sure you plan ahead
9. Fossil Cottage (from USD 124)
You couldn’t be closer to nature at the quirky Fossil Cottage, which sits right by the seashore. Built from local stones with ancient embedded fossils, this small cottage is soothing for its wonderful views, wildlife, and a lovely beach. You can even venture into fishing and canoeing if you have your own equipment. For your other needs, restaurants, pubs, and a supermarket in Broadford village are just about 2 miles (3.2 kilometers) away.
The living room of this rental is a delightful spot to unwind because of the large picture window facing the sofa. You also have the conveniences of a smart TV and Wi-Fi should you wish to catch up on your favorite shows. During colder nights, the home’s environment-friendly heat pump, and oil stove as backup, will surely warm the air.
Seashore cottage for two with amazing viewsIsle of Skye, Scotland, United KingdomSuperhost
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Amenities & Room:this cottage is a perfect cozy respite with amazing views just minutes from the charming town of broadfordwe we enjoyed fossil cottage and the view from the living room window was spectacularfabulous views from the living room window that is ever changing with the tidethe bed was comfortable too and cottage warma cozy cottage with a lovely view spacious garden fiona is so helpful and kind
Cleanliness:the property is clean and cosywarm comfortable and so clean booking again next yearthis place was very nice and extremely cleanthe accommodation is very clean and well equipped for a short or long staythe cottage was clean and welcoming and is perfect for 2 people
Host:fiona & co were perfect hostsfiona & geoff were gracious hostsfiona was warm welcoming and a lovely host who made us feel at home and as easefiona was very responsive to any questions or needs that we hadfiona was very helpful and easy to work withRead more reviews
Location:it was the perfect location to explore the isle of skyebeautiful location and amazing propertyexcellent location and host for access to the isle of skyeskye is such a beautiful placegreat location next to estuary very peaceful
10. Skye Hut (from USD 101)
If you’re coming from Portree, you’ll only need to drive 20 miles (32.19 kilometers) north to reach Skye Hut. This little retreat beneath Quiraing Hill on Trotternish Ridge makes the trip well worth it by providing views of Staffin Bay and the mainland in the distance. It features a lovely outside deck where you can take in the cool breeze. And if you’re lucky, you can even catch the Northern Lights during winter.
The space is light and airy indoors, thanks to its sizeable windows and glass door. It readily comes with a double-size bed, an ensuite bathroom with heated flooring, free Wi-Fi, and a breakfast bar with a welcome pack such as fresh milk, fruits, and cereals. Note that cooking facilities are unavailable here but you can bring a camping stove and use the outdoor picnic table for cooking.
Skye HutStaffin, Scotland, United KingdomSuperhost
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Amenities & Room:the bed was super comfy and the views are stunningthe small touches were great: heated mattress pad extra blankets folding table and fanthis is a gem of a hut amazing view of the sunrise from the bed
Cleanliness:the space is also extremely clean and decorated so perfectlyit was clean quiet nicely decorated and had great use of space despite its tiny sizebeautiful hut spotlessly clean with stunning viewsthe hut was decorated really well and was extremely cleanoutstanding views friendly hosts fabulous sheep cosy and comfortable superb cleanliness very well presented
Host:the hosts are thoughtful and responsiveshe is very understanding and responsiveour hosts were so sweet and helpful tooemma (the host) is very helpfulemma was such a thoughtful hostRead more reviews
Location:the location is ideal for northern skye adventurous esp given the quiriang is a stones throw awaygreat location for exploring the islandbeautiful location and close to all the hikingthe skye hut is in the most beautiful locationthe tiny house is close to all the major attractions on skye
11. Heavenly guesthouse with a hot tub (from USD 171)
This heavenly guest house is situated on the Waternish peninsula. The guesthouse is equipped with one bedroom and one bathroom, ideal for solo adventurers or couples. Marvel at the unobstructed views of the sea from the large triple-glazed windows without having to leave the comfort of the house. After a day of exciting adventure outside, come back to the house and indulge in a rejuvenating soak in the hot tub. You can also snuggle by the fire in the evenings.
Panoramic Sea Views - hot tubHallin, Scotland, United KingdomSuperhost
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Amenities & Room:unreal views of the sea and if you’re lucky with the weather amazing sunrise views straight from bedit's incredibly cosy the view is spectacular and the facilities are fantasticit is very cosy comfortable and has an amazing viewthe location is amazing you get beautiful views straight from the sofa and the bed
Cleanliness:our stay was amazing the studio was incredibly clean and well equippedthe bed and sofa were extremely comfortable and the place was spotlessly clean
Host:jane is a great hostshe was really responsive when booking and arrival was super easyjane is very friendly while also giving us privacy to enjoy our holidayjane was a fantastic host sending all the information we needed in advancejane was super easy to communicate and quite accommodatingRead more reviews
Location:good location central so you can easily drive to the main attractions in skyewhat an outstanding place in a breathtaking locationthe location is indescribable - a beautiful view of a bay at the edge of skyedon’t plan too much on skye that you don’t get to enjoy this place
12. Charming cottage with an indoor fireplace (from USD 178)
Nestled in Carbost, this charming cottage welcomes five guests. This one-of-a-kind vacation rental boasts spectacular views of Cuillin and Loch Harport. It offers three bedrooms and two bathrooms along with other amenities that include a fully equipped kitchen and a spacious deck. To ensure that you stay warm and have plenty of hot water, the cottage comes with an oil-fired central heating system. What is more, you can cozy up by the indoor fireplace while watching the television to spend a great time in the evening.
Tigh na TaliskerCarbost, Scotland, United KingdomSuperhost
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Amenities & Room:amazing apartment with amazing bedroom viewsthe cottage is clean and comfortable and the photos and profile description are accuratewe loved the homely feel the brilliant facilities and the amazing viewsthere was breakfast supplies in the fridge which was a very nice gesturei stayed with 4 other friends and we all had a comfortable and enjoyable stay
Cleanliness:it was very clean and had everything we required
Host:ruud is a great hostruud was a helpful host and responsive to questions with lots of local tipsi recommend ruud to everyone who looks for a caring and friendly hostruud was very helpful and a great hostthe locals were always friendly and the cuisine excellentRead more reviews
Location:perfect house perfect location for exploring skyevery stylish and the location is wonderfulwe had a fantastic stay in skye at ruuds placemodern but homely good facilities good locationthe house met all our needs and is situated in an ideal location to explore the whole island
13. Ploughman's rest with views of the mountains (from USD 77)
It can be hard to find peace and quiet where you normally live, but the Isle of Skye makes this search a piece of cake, especially with this tiny house in the beautiful village of Torrin. You’ll be treated with amazing views of Blaven and the Red Cuillins, and the only noises that you’ll hear in the spot are from the birds and the winds. The main village of Broadford is seven miles away in case you want to pay a visit to cafés, restaurants, bars and other fun locations, and parking on the premises is free so that you can save money for these activities.
Ploughman's RestTorrin, Scotland, United KingdomSuperhost
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Amenities & Room:comfortable and with nice amenitieseven with the good cell service i have we had to rely on the slow wifiamazing views very cozy accommodations in a beautiful areagreat place with all facilities breakfast and splendid viewbreakfast was great and we liked the views
Cleanliness:spotlessly clean with everything you could needvery clean and well equipped with new appliancesthe airbnb is very nice clean and comfortableit was very clean well-stocked and had everything we neededoverall the place was cosy and clean
Host:ruarie is an excellent hostruarie is perfect hostruary is a great host very welcomingruarie is a great host who's very organized and quick to respondgreat host and spot on communicationsRead more reviews
Location:the location is beautifulstunning bnb in a beautiful locationthis location is perfect for exploring the peninsulabest place on isle of skyefantastic night in a stunning location
14. Bed and breakfast in the Willows in the middle of Tarskavaig (from USD 130)
Bed and breakfasts help vacationers start their days off with the right amount of energy so that they can experience as much fun as possible. That is the case with this private room, which comes with a meal full of refreshing food for you to wake up to. This option is situated in the middle of Tarskavaig, which puts you close to cafés, bars, and restaurants, as well as giant hills that are fun to hike and walk through and provide amazing views of the area. When you feel like staying in, the free Wi-Fi will allow for shows and movies to keep you entertained.
11 Tarskavaig (The Willows), B&B, IV46 8SA -Room 2Tarskavaig, Scotland, United KingdomSuperhost
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Amenities & Room:you have a good wifi and private parking toobreathtaking views beautiful warm and cozy housecozy stay and quiet place with a beautiful viewour beds linens and bathroom were all excellentgreat place to stay the view is gorgeous the room is very nice and clean
Cleanliness:very clean room and comfortable bedsthe house was very clean beds were comfortable and communication with her was greatroom and private bathroom were really very cleanthe house is spotless and fiona is a jewela very clean and comfortable place would recommend
Host:lovely comfy room and very friendly hostfiona is a great hostfiona was an excellent hostfiona is a great host and helpfulfiona is an excellent hostRead more reviews
Location:the location was greatbeautiful house in a very special location in the green meadows of isle of skyethe place is located in a remote but very beautiful part of skyevery nice b&b in a pretty remote locationthe trip to the place is a really adventure in a good way
15. Willows bed and breakfast with great view from the window (from USD 136)
The bed and breakfast that we previously mentioned come with another room that gives you a great view of the oceans towards the island of Rum from the window, guaranteeing something pleasant to wake up and go to bed too. The king-sized bed will help you get a good night’s rest after a long day of traveling, and Satellite and Wi-Fi connection are available in this room, as well, in case you need to make a call, do some work or watch some TV. Tea and coffee facilities are also available so that you can start the day with the right amount of energy.
11 Tarskavaig (The Willows), B&B, IV46 8SA -Room 1Tarskavaig, Scotland, United KingdomSuperhost
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Amenities & Room:a great room with an amazing viewour rooms were cozy bright and immaculately maintained and the views were lovelyfiona fed a wonderful breakfastbreakfast was great the view incredibleour room was comfortable spacious and lovely with a view out to the water
Cleanliness:the room was clean and very bigthe house was really clean and welcomingour room was clean comfortable and relaxingall is very clean and well looked aftervery clean outstanding hospitality
Host:very nice host and great accommodationgreat host in a stuning placefiona is a delightful host thoroughly enjoyed my stayi highly recommend this host and his fantastic wifefiona is a really kind host helpful and talkativeRead more reviews
Location:very nice location and spacious cute roomall in a breathtaking locationwow what an incredible location in the garden of skyegorgeous place in the middle of the isle of skyelocation is very beautiful and quite
16. A peaceful cottage by the sea (from USD 116)
Indulge in a tranquil stay at this cottage, where you will spend the next few days enjoying the views of the sea. The place is simple and small yet comfortable and spacious. There are three cozy beds available to accommodate up to four people. You can also relax by the wood burner that guarantees heat and hot water. You will be provided with basics such as milk, oatmeal, tea, and coffee throughout your stay. While relaxing, look outside your window because if you are lucky, you may be able to spot some seals, gannets, and gulls.
Bothy by the SeaWaternish, United KingdomSuperhost
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Amenities & Room:wonderfully scenic views and cozy accommodationsalso pass our thanks onto your mum for the heatergreat little hideaway away from it all no tv or wifi - bliss total escape and relaxthe interior has rustic character and is comfortable
Cleanliness:we also found the outside privy clean and a pleasant surprise
Host:good host with useful tipsbrigid is a great host who was happy to share her knowledge of the areabrigid was an excellent host we highly recommend this placethis is the kind of place one dreams still exists in the world and it doesthe family are incredibly welcoming and friendly and we had a really lovely time down thereRead more reviews
Location:it's location is perfect nestling right next to the beachthe location is heavenly and simple pleasures are what this place is aboutthe location is fantastic especially in good weatherit’s a beautiful location so peaceful with loads of walks locallyperfect getaway in the most stunning location and the perfect base if you want to drive around/explore skye
17. Humble abode (from USD 124)
Couples looking for somewhere new to go to for a romantic getaway, as well as solo travelers who need somewhere quiet for their next long weekend or vacation, should stay at this house’s private room, which has room for two guests. Visitors will be treated with great views of the Ben Tianavaig and is also close to the Cuillin, which gives you a huge source of adventure for those who love to tour through nature. Portree is a 5- to 10-minute drive away in case you want to eat out, but the kitchen has everything you need to make your own meals.
Croft No:3 (Room 1) Braes, PortreeHighland, Scotland, United KingdomSuperhost
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Amenities & Room:beautiful views modern amenities great breakfast to start your daythe views from our room were greatrelaxed and friendly atmosphere with lovely modern amenities and home cooked breakfastbeautiful and tasty breakfast and awesome natural panorama outside the houselesley's home is very comfortable with fantastic views and a lovely breakfast
Cleanliness:the place was very clean and modernrooms were so clean and comfortablethe rooms are super clean and nicely decoratedit is super clean and very nicely furnishedvery clean and convenient location
Host:lesley is a superb hostlesley is a lovely host with a lovely homelesley is a lovely host and really made us feel at homelesley is very welcoming and genuine hostlesley is very helpfulRead more reviews
Location:amazing beautiful and calm locationstarting with lesley's breakfast the location is great place to discover skye fromlocation is perfect to explore the islandthe location is calm and peaceful but at the same time very close to skye's main city portreelesley's place is great for enjoying skye relaxing and very close to portree
18. Homey private room (from USD 124)
If you choose this private room, you will feel like you rented the whole house, thanks to the great privacy and space offered to guests. With the room, you get your own private entrance, plus your own bathroom with a lovely, large bathtub and a WC. Babies, young children, and even dogs are welcome, but due to a rather steep path, access might be hard for people with mobility difficulties. Peacefulness, gorgeous panoramic views, a lovely breakfast, a smartphone dock, toiletries, and towels are among the perks of this rental.
Croft No:3 (Room 2) Braes, PortreeHighland, Scotland, United KingdomSuperhost
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Amenities & Room:wifi was super fastthe house is spotlessly cleans and the facilities excellentwonderful place view breakfast and chats with lesleythe views are great the rooms are spacey and comfy which is even more impressive considering it's self-builtyou can expect a warm welcome beautiful views (when the sun peaks out) and a warm breakfast
Cleanliness:very tidy and clean placethe rooms are clean and tidymy room was clean cozy comfortable and quietthe rooms are super clean and have a cozy athmosphereour room was lovely and very clean
Host:lesley is a fabulous hostlesley was an amazing hostlesley is an amazing hostlesley is the most wonderful hostlesley was a great hostRead more reviews
Location:beautiful location and a great breakfastgreat breakfast location and settinggreat location near portree and centrally located so you can get to all of skyegreat location a little off the beaten trackthe location is great you can walk down the street to a little beach which is really pretty
19. Spacious double room with own access and bathroom (from USD 51)
Some vacation rentals are best suited for one or two people who only need a certain amount of space and a quiet area to stay in. If that’s what you’re looking for, then we recommend this home’s double room for two. Tea and coffee are available in the house so that you can start the day with the energy needed for a fun time, and visitors will have their own entrance at the back of the property. Portree Village is only a 10-minute walk away, which lets you get a little exercise before you enjoy the best that the town’s restaurants and bars have to offer.
Spacious Double Room with own access and bathroom.Portree, Scotland, United Kingdom
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Amenities & Room:only complaint is that i didn't find the mattress super comfortable but it was good enoughour room and bathroom were very private and comfortablegreat size room and bathroom room provides privacynice bathroom with a towel warmer and a cool showergreat quiet location yet close to town comfy bed great bathroom (towel warmer ) good wifi and very communicative host
Cleanliness:clean and cosy placeclean and well appointedvery clean and cozy and privateamazing aparment in portree clean and spacious roomthe place is extra clean and beautiful
Host:lesley was a fantastic hostlesley was a gracious hostlesley was a great host who answered any questions we hadlesley was an excellent host - friendly and welcomingvery friendly host and was happy to help/provide recommendationsRead more reviews
Location:great central location to explore skyecute spot about a ten minute walk into towngood location not far from city centrelocation is perfect only 10 min by walk to whatever you wantlesley's place is perfectly located for a trip to the lovely isle of skye
20. Cozy, private room near the center (from USD 70)
Ideal for couples or small families, this cozy private room comes with one double bed, a single bed, and an en-suite bathroom. Self-check-in with a smart lock is possible, while a complimentary continental breakfast is provided each morning. Other amenities include Wi-Fi, bed and bath essentials, heating, a workspace, as well as free parking. And, if you are wondering about the location, Portree’s town center is a quick two-minute stroll away.
Stormy BnB Room 4, Portree Town Centre, SkyePortree, United Kingdom
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Amenities & Room:tea and coffee in room and breakfast room was greatfree parking and decent breakfast with all the basics amenities like microwave fridge available in kitchen all dayandrew's place is well located and the breakfast array was greatgreat continental breakfast in the breakfast room with lots of selectionroom was very well managed
Cleanliness:the room was clean and comfortableit is clean and pleasantsuper clean and very well kept apartmentclean and with a nice breakfastbasic clean and tidy room with comfortable beds
Host:special thanks to the hostthey were super responsive and everything was incredibly convenientbrilliant location and lovely host couldn't ask for anymorealso murron was very helpfulRead more reviews
Location:-great location: walking distance to everythingexcellent location just a few minutes away from town centregreat location with parkinggood location for main square and handy forcoop storethe location was the best very close to the somerled square
21. A unique boutique bunkhouse
A modern hostel in a magnificent location in Skye is ready to welcome its guests and promises comfort and luxury to solo adventurers or even families with older children. There is a total of five six-bed dorms here, where each bunk comes with a comfy mattress, bed linen, a curtain, light, power socket, and a shelf, while the modern bathrooms are just outside the dorms. Common areas, like the well-equipped kitchen, the cozy lounge area, and the dining area offer spectacular views over the bay. Wi-Fi is non-existent, but good vibes are everywhere.
The Cowshed Boutique Bunkhouse - Single Dorm BedUig, United KingdomSuperhost
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Amenities & Room:the sleeping rooms are very comfortablecomfortable great views sparklingly clean good wifikitchen was well equipped too and the views from the lounge are amazing would come back anytimewonderful views amazing staff great amenities and the best hostel beds i’ve slept on would return again and againi love the well equipped kitchen and conducive communal dining area
Cleanliness:very clean and modern designsparkling clean and very friendlyfacilities clean and comfortablethe bathrooms are very clean and nicethe bathrooms were unbelievably big and clean
Host:the staff were lovelygreat staff and good facilitiesstaff very kind and responsiveand very helpful and nice ownerstaff were very friendly and helpfulRead more reviews
Location:perfect location while on skyethe location is excellent for exploring the north part of skyeabsolutely beautiful location and wonderfully furnishedthis was such a great place overlooking the bay close to the ferry and skye attractionsvery comfortable and in a great location
22. Spacious and bright bedroom
A very warm welcome awaits guests in this lovely house, where you will be accommodated in a double bedroom that feels like home. There is a shared bathroom, while guests have access to the lounge if they wish to relax with the owner’s cute dog, and also a kitchen, although breakfast is provided. In case you want to see the outdoors, the stunning Coral Bay Beach is 5 miles (8 km) away and the magical Fairy Pools are a 30-minute drive from the property. The house is also wheelchair accessible.
Babas Room 2Dunvegan, Scotland, United KingdomSuperhost
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Amenities & Room:during our entire trip elizabeth’s wifi was probably the fastest and the most stablethe breakfast included is very substantial and a nice added touchvery clean cosy and comfortable room with shared bathroom high speed wifi and very complete and good breakfastwe had a very good night sleep and a even better breakfastit was fun elizabeth prepared our breakfast including bread yoghurt cheese and things like that
Cleanliness:beautifully clean and tastefully decoratedvery clean and spacious single roomthe room and the bathroom were clean and tidyreally lovely and nice family house with clean room and warm-hearted host friendly dog worthy to staywe love rodger the dog a peaceful stay in a great location very clean and comfy beds
Host:host was wonderfulfriendly and welcoming hostelisabeth is a great hostgreat host and really enjoyed our staybabba is a lovely host and always replied very quicklyRead more reviews
Location:the location is quiet and relaxingamazing location at the heart of dunveganelizabeth’s place is so comfy and homey located on beautiful isle of skyelovely place to stay close to dunvegan castlebaba's house is very nice and within walking distance to the really nice old school restaurant
23. Guesthouse for couples and best friends on the shoreline
Those looking for a vacation rental for a cozier, more comfortable version of their homes should consider staying at this guesthouse. Ceol Na Mara is situated on the shoreline of Broadford Bay, which puts you right next to the beach so that you can do some surfing or work on your tan. While this spot has room for two, it has enough space inside to make each guest as comfortable as possible. The kitchen is fully equipped so that you can make your own meals, and pets are welcome in case you want to bring a cat or dog along for the adventure.
Room 4 - double - Ceol na Mara GuesthouseBreakish, Scotland, United Kingdom
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Amenities & Room:cozy place with wonderful view onto the baybathroom facilities are a little lacking and furniture linens etc have definitely seen better daysafter some nights sleeping in the car it was a relief to find a room at cheryl and stephen'swe loved that we were able to use the fully equipped kitchenvery nice location by the shore with a wonderful view from the living room & dining room
Cleanliness:everything was clean and well organizednice place clean and relaxingclean comfortable warm and friendlycheryl’s house is clean and tidyeverything was super clean
Host:so kind and helpfuleasy to communicate and host was helpful and flexiblewe felt very welcome by our host and will definitely stay againeven the dogs were friendly :)cheryl has two very friendly dogs who are always excited to meet new peopleRead more reviews
Location:great location and spacious roomeasy to drive to broadford too for shopping etcpicturesque and very convenient locationcheryl's place is in a great location by the sea and near townlovely location and good facilities
24. Elegant double bedroom
Located in upper Edinbane, this stylish private room is ideal for couples or solo travelers and has been recently renovated. It can accommodate all your needs and serves as a great base to explore Skye and the beautiful surroundings. Guests of the house have access to a couple of bathrooms and separate toilets and also to the kitchen until 9.30 pm. Other amenities include Wi-Fi, a TV, washer and dryer, breakfast, and free parking. Oh, and the views from the house are simply mind-blowing.
Mary Spiders Double Room 1Edinbane, Scotland, United Kingdom
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Amenities & Room:comfortible double bed nice view :-)the room was very comfortable and the views during breakfast were lovelybed very comfortable and amenities just fineconfortable bed and great view from room windowthe room had a great view and the bed was very comfortable to sleep in
Cleanliness:the room was clean and nicenice place clean and comfortableeverything was clean and the room was cozy and comfortablethe place is really wonderful very clean and tidy and very comfortablethe house is comfortable and clean
Host:dk was a great hostdk is a great hostdk was our best airbnb host so far :) his hospitality and sense of humor were special highlightsdk was friendly and happy to chat with usdk is an excellent hostRead more reviews
Location:this is the perfect location if you want to explore the isle of skyealso recommended us great restaurant close byif we ever come back to skye we definitely have a place to stayd k’s home is in an ideal location for exploring skyethe location is excellent if you want to visit all the major and minor sights too
25. Luxury double room with stunning views
Choose this rental if you wish to relax and unwind in calming surroundings while enjoying some incredible views over Uig Bay. A cozy private room is offered here and its guests may use the shared bathroom and also the pretty garden. The room also boasts a fridge, along with tea and coffee facilities to make your life easier, and also Wi-Fi, heating, a hairdryer, and all other essentials. Portree city is a 25-minute drive from here and you can walk about 10 minutes to get to the nearest rocky beach.
Lovely double room with stunning views at Uig BayUig, Scotland, United KingdomSuperhost
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Amenities & Room:good view from the roomamazing room with gorgeous view of the bayour room had the most beautiful view of the seanice touches with tea coffee and biscuits in the roomthe room overlooks an absolutely amazing view
Cleanliness:he keeps the room clean and knows everything about the islethe room was clean and comfortableit was clean quiet and enjoyablethe room was very clean warm and comfortablea warm welcome a clean and beautiful room and what a scenery
Host:david is a great hostdavid was a very friendly hosthost was really friendly & helpfuldavid is very helpful and politedavid is a very good host and friendly peopleRead more reviews
Location:very close to the best parts of skyethe location of the house is quite specialgreat location overlooking the bay at uigthe location is tranquil and a bit isolated but the town is easy to reach by carwe loved our visit to skye and the location is wonderful for a day trip around the island
26. Beautiful house by the beach
Ideal for a couple, looking for a romantic place to stay in Isle of Skye, this Airbnb vacation rental is a wooden cabin that offers one bedroom that can accommodate up to two people. The cabin features modern furnishing, DIY textile, beautiful furniture, and a floor-to-ceiling window that gives you the view of the garden and the sea. It has an open-plan concept with a functional kitchen, a dining set-up, and a cozy sitting area with an indoor fireplace. Additionally, you’ll also find here a private bathroom with a shower, free Wi-Fi, and parking.
Blue Moon Studio, Lochbay, Waternish, Skye.Isle of Skye, Scotland, United KingdomSuperhost
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Amenities & Room:the view from the apartment is amazinggreat amenities like a full kitchenincredibly comfortable fantastic views and is filled with many locally sourced furnishing and thoughtful touchesbeautiful view and really well equipped kitchen with everything you needthe wall along the combined kitchen and living space is a huge window overlooking the water
Cleanliness:very clean and comfortablelots of personal and thoughtful touches and it’s immaculately cleanthe accommodation is sparkling clean and well equippedit was spotlessly clean light and beautifully decorated with local arts and craftsit's immaculately clean and has everything you need
Host:david and jayne were great hostsdavid & jayne were great hoststhe host was excellent at communicating and made us feel very welcomedavid and jayne are perfect hosts - always hospitable and ready to help while respecting their guests' privacythe facilities were lovely and everyone we met locally was very helpfulRead more reviews
Location:could not imagine staying at a better location on skyea beautiful comfortable and well furnished studio in an amazing location for exploring the isle of skyethe location on loch bay was perfect for mea beautiful studio in a wonderfully scenic locationan excellent place to stay on skye
27. A gorgeous two story house
A little bit on the pricey side, this Airbnb vacation rental is an old looking two-story stone house near the beach and features one of the best sunset views on the isle. Though the house has an old-world charm on the outside, you’ll find its inside, full of modern appliances and contemporary Scottish furnishing. It has four bedrooms that can accommodate up to eight guests, perfect for a large group, looking for some quiet time with nature. It is also complete with a functional kitchen, where you can cook anything you want, a dining set-up, a cozy sitting area with an indoor fireplace, and a private bathroom with bathtub.
Lochbay House - Beautiful loch side property -SkyeIsle of Skye, Scotland, United Kingdom
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Amenities & Room:the rooms were spacious and comfortable with amazing views
Cleanliness:it was clean comfortable and felt like a little bit of luxuryvery modern and clean with incredible views
Host:very friendly hostsjaine tge property manager was very helpful and we had regular communication prior to our visitsuch a lovely place and great hosts would highly recommendthe hosts were very willing and able to help with additional requests about bringing our 18 month oldjaine and mikey were extremely helpfulRead more reviews
Location:what a fantastic place in a fantastic locationlochbay bay house has the most wonderful locationeverything is higher than we expected beautiful location
Take part in a unique vacation at the Isle of Skye
In case you’re looking for a unique place to spend your next vacation, the Isle of Skye will make sure that you have a memorable time off. Airbnb will make the search for a vacation rental much easier, and the options on this list not only puts you near the best attraction spots but also within walking and driving distance from the villages with the best cafés, restaurants, and bars. Accommodations aim to keep you cozy and entertained, as well as provide great views from your room. Keep these options in mind so that you have a great time on this island.
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