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The Seashell..An Amazing Cottage By The Seashore .Beautiful Sea and Island Views

Overview

Property

Updated: 23-Nov-2016
Cottage in Fiscavaig, Isle of Skye, Scottish Highlands, Scotland

The Seashell ,named after the pretty blue shells to be found in Fiscavaig Bay is a beautifully designed very modern, newly built, Architect designed, Skye Cottage, designed to reflect the changing moods of Skye.

The colours of sea and sky have been used throughout the interior design.

A large airy spacious, open- plan sitting room, breakfast room and kitchen. Huge windows and high ceilings take advantage of the stunning views and wonderful sunsets.

This area will be suited to those who love the hills, walking, wildlife, bird-watching, cycling or simply enjoying the peace and tranquillity of this beautiful place.

Spring brings the cuckoos and bluebells, and all around are the wonderful views, the sparkling sea the magical light, or the mysterious mistiness of Skye.

Come and stay at The Seashell and experience the magic of Skye.

The Seashell .......www.theseashellskye.co.uk ..... website gives further information and photographs.

  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Parking
  • Garden
  • Pets considered
  • Internet
  • Dish washer
  • Washing machine
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided

Top Traveller Review

About the Owner

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Guestbook comments from the manager

We had a wonderful time,and such a lovely house in an amazing setting,and simply being able to walk down to the Bay whenever we wanted was amazing

The Neates Family Aug 2012.



We were treated to a fantastic sunset on our last evening. One week is not enough, and hope to come back to The Seashell ASAP.A little slice of heaven

Mr and Mrs Dalzell April 2012.



"Wish we lived here". Mr and Mrs Meister May 2012
Aug 2013
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2 Reviews

5
based on 2 holidaymaker reviews

Cambridge
5

Fantastic cottage in a beautiful, peacful location

  • 5 of 5

We had the most amazing time on Skye and Seashell cottage is the perfect base to explore the island. The cottage is set in a beautiful location with a short stroll leading down to a little bay which is a great place for an early evening walk. The cottage has everything you will need for a relaxing holiday and has excellent décor with stunning views. We can not wait to return to Skye and we will also return to Seashell cottage. Thank you

  • Review Submitted: Apr 13, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your review of The Seashell ...Skye . So pleased to know that you enjoyed your week on Skye ,in The Seashell. Thank you for staying . Look forward to welcoming you again in the future. Nevelee
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5

Magical place

  • 5 of 5

Both the cottage and location provided everything we could dream of. We had some high quality family time in Seashell. Kids loved the beach, birdwatching and charming evenings by the fire. I loved the silence and an absolute comfort of the cottage. We felt safe and looked after:) and will definitely recommend this place to our friends. Thank you Nevelee xxx Milena

  • Review Submitted: Nov 7, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Milena and Family, Thank you for your review on The Seashell ,Skye .I am so pleased that you enjoyed ,every aspect of your holiday.....Indeed The Seashell is a very special place ,and we hope to welcome you all back one day. Neveleex
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Location

Activity and Interests

Nearest Airport : Glasgow Inverness Edinburgh at 200 Kilometres Nearest Barpub : The Old Inn at Carbost at 5 Kilometres Nearest Ferry : Mallaig to Armadale at 40 Kilometres Nearest Restaurant : The Old Inn at Carbost at 5 Kilometres Nearest Beach : Fiscavaig Bay Car: necessary

Coast/Beach:

A few minutes stroll takes you down to the Bay of Fiscavaig.

There are many beaches to explore on Skye . We offer guests guide books, maps, tourist information, and walking guides to help plan your days.

www.theseashellskye.co.uk Gives further information and photos

Travel:

A car is essential when staying at The Seashell.

Availability

Rental rates

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Low Season 2017
7 Jan 2017 - 31 Mar 2017
7 night minimum stay
£650
for 7 nights
£650
 
 
Mid Season 2017
1 Apr 2017 - 30 Jun 2017
7 night minimum stay
£750
for 7 nights
£750
 
 
High Season 2017
1 Jul 2017 - 1 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
£850
for 7 nights
£850
 
 
Mid Season 2017
2 Sep 2017 - 28 Oct 2017
7 night minimum stay
£750
for 7 nights
£750
 

Additional pricing information

Pet Fee £0

Booking Notes:
Please confirm your booking by email, along with your home address.
Confirmation, a brochure and a Skye map will be posted to you.

A £50 deposit will secure your week.

The final balance of payment becomes due ONE MONTH before your holiday date

One well behaved dog will be welcome.

A cot or folding childs bed ,along with baby equipment, toys and games are supplied for small children.

Changeover Day:
Changeover day is Saturday to Saturday....
Entry from 4pm .....
Departure 10am.....
Weekly or fortnightly bookings

Notes on prices:

RATES FOR 2016 .....FULLY BOOKED FOR 2015...........................

2016 Low Season......£650.00 Jan Feb March Nov Dec .......
2016 Mid Season.......£750.00 April May June Sept Oct Easter Xmas / New Year.......
2016 High Season ......£850.00 July August....

The rate is all inclusive of bed-linen and towels. Electricity for heating and hot water. An initial supply of logs for the wood-burner, and household essentials are supplied.

One well behaved dog will be welcome.

Please confirm your week by email or telephone ,along with your home address.
Confirmation, a Skye map, and a brochure ,giving bank details for transfer of a deposit, and final balance of payment ,will be posted to your home address. ....
Final payment is due ONE MONTH before your holiday date.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the manager or check their rental agreement when booking the property.
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Facilities

Property Type

  • cottage

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions

General

  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob
  • Toaster

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area

Entertainment

  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Music Library
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Video Library

Suitability

  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Location Type

  • mountain
  • near the sea
  • Ocean View
  • rural
  • waterfront

Attractions

  • bay
  • forests
  • waterfalls

Leisure Activities

  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching

Local Services & Businesses

  • groceries
  • medical services

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • bay fishing
  • swimming

Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 2 - Toilet, Bath (no shower), Toilet washbasin and a bath
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet, Bath with Shower, Toilet Washbasin Shower Bath
  • Two bathrooms ensuite to both bedrooms, provides toilets ,washbasins, and baths with a shower. Towels and toiletries are provided.

Bedrooms

  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Cot
  • Bedroom 2
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 4 (2 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Bedroom one. A very comfortable double room with en-suite bathroom Bedroom two. A double room with a king size bed, an ensuite bathroom, and a fantastic sea view! A child's folding bed or cot, /toys can be provided if required.

Outside

  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Garden ...

Meals

  • Self-catering

Learn more about this holiday rental at the owner's website

Notes:

  • Outside: The Seashell is set in approximately 2 acres of its own ground, within a pretty sheltered courtyard garden .A quiet, peaceful, and very private place ,only the sound of the breaking waves and bird song to disturb the peace. Outside tables and chairs are provided., to sit and drink in the wonderful views,over the beautiful Bay Of Fiscavaig Safe secure car parking for 2 cars, is next to the house. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Saturday Changeover for Housekeeping High quality cotton bed-linen and towels .Summer and Winter duvets are provided. The property is serviced and maintained before your visit. We would appreciate if guests can leave the property, in a clean and tidy state on departure......... Thank you

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