The Shorehouse

Isle of Skye

Beautiful architect-designed house on the shores of Skye.

  • roomUnits 1
  • person Sleeps 1 - 4
  • bed Bedrooms 1 - 2
  • petPets No
  • mobilityMobility Yes
  • Teens

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This luxurious architect-designed property, located right on the water’s edge, offers spectacular views to Pabay, Raasay and beyond. Elegantly furnished with Scottish tweeds and luxurious linens, underfloor heating and wood-burning stove, floor-to-ceiling windows and boasting private access to the shore, this is the ultimate retreat for families seeking space, tranquility and nature.

About this place

Best bits

  • At low tide the beautiful Broadford Bay is good for wild swimming and family games. Direct access to the beach is by far the best bit of The Shorehouse!
  • There’s plenty of games and wifi to keep kids occupied on rainy days and cosy evenings.
  • The location is brilliant. Whatever the weather, expect dramatic views over mountains and sea.

Top tips

  • If you’ve got them, bring bikes – exploring the local area on two wheels is always a joy.
  • A starter pack of logs and kindling is supplied so you can set up a cosy fire as soon as you arrive.
  • Make the most of the location whatever the weather – bring wet weather gear and wellies.

Plan your stay

What are the facilities like? Where can you eat? What can you do?

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Accessibility

The Shorehouse is single storey, with a flat flagstone path to the door and ramp access to the side.

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Location & local area

About the owners

Fiona & David

Listed since April 2021

We are Fiona and David and English pointer Ben and have lived on the magical Isle of Skye for over ten years. We want our guests to come somewhere comfortable and memorable and always focus on small touches and details to make guests feel at home. In our spare time we canoe, bike or hike and explore every coffee shop we can find so we can give lots of tips on where to go, not just on Skye but further afield.

Owner recommendations

  • Explore the fairy tale castle of Eilean Donan or head to Dunvegan Castle, the home of the Clan Macleod.

  • Try some incredible seafood. You’ll be spoilt for choice on Skye. Choose from fresh shellfish, hand-dived scallops, rope grown oysters and lobsters and langoustines straight off the boats.

  • Skye’s Jurassic coast boasts world-beating scenery. From the jaw-dropping views of the Trotternish Ridge, the Storr and Quirang head down to the coast to seek out the dinosaur footprints at Staffin – they’re all worth checking out!

  • Whether you are a competent mountaineer, an adventurous hillwalker or whether you simply prefer a gentle stroll, you will find scenery to amaze you at every turn. There are many expert climbing guides to choose from if you’d like a helping hand.

  • Take a wildlife tour – there’s otters, seals, dolphins and whales or look up to spot soaring golden eagles and their larger cousins the sea eagle.

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