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Isle of Skye - Portree

Portree is the largest town on Skye in the Inner Hebrides of Scotland. It is the location for the only secondary school on the Island, Portree High school. Public transport services are limited to buses.

Portree has a harbour, fringed by cliffs, with a pier designed by Thomas Telford. Attractions in the town include the ros centre which celebrate the island's Gaelic heritage. The town also serves as a centre for tourists exploring the island.
The Royal Hotel is the site of MacNab's Inn, the last meeting place of Flora MacDonald and Bonnie Prince Charlie in 1746.

The town plays host to the Isle of Skye's shinty club, Skye Camanachd. They play at Pairc nan Laoch above the town on the road to Struan.
Around 939 people (37.72%) of the population can speak Scottish Gaelic.

The A855 road leads north out of the town, passing through villages such as Achachork, Staffin and passes the rocky landscape of The Storr before reaching the landslip of the Quiraing.

Guest House/B&B Self Catering Country House Hotel

Schiehallion B&B

Tel: 01478 612708

A  very warm welcome awaits you at Schiehallion B&B, Achachork, Portree, Skye.

Schiehallion is within a couple of minutes drive from Portree. Our bedrooms are decorated to very high standard. The accommodation is comfortable and spotlessly clean. 

All the rooms have a hospitality tray, Tea coffee etc, & hair dryers.

Guests are given their own keys allowing access at all times. 
We are family friendly and all children are welcome.  Free wi-fi & parking.

Our bed & breakfast is a bungalow, all the bedrooms are on ground level.

The rooms have the following facilities. Tea and coffee making facilities, toiletries and towels in all rooms, 19" colour LCD TV's with DVD and hair dryers.

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Kiltaraglen House

Tel: 01478 612435

Our three self catering properties lie alongside our own house set in an acre of gardens and provide a quiet and private setting with ample parking; just a ten minute walk from Portree.

Garden Cottage is a bungalow set alongside the main house. It sleeps up to four in one double and one twin bedded room.

Holly View Annexe sleeps two in the large double bedroom which has an open plan dressing area and a free standing bath.

The Garden Wing is the most spacious of the accommodation and is ideal for a couple who want a little more luxury and space to themselves.

Holly View Annexe, The Garden Wing and our Garden Cottage are all well equipped. All enjoy full central heating, bedding, towels, cleaning materials, TV, DVD, WiFi, iPod docking station and radio included in the price. Laundry service wash costs 12 per machine load (washed and dried within 12 hours). An iron and ironing board are available on request.  

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Viewfield House

Tel: 01478 612217

Uniquely situated within the Islands capital Portree, yet set in 20 acres of woodland garden, this country hotel is an ideal base for touring Skye.

Built over 200 years ago, Viewfield House retains all its original charm and the splendid victorian interior is wonderfully intact.

Viewfield House has 11 bedrooms, ten are en-suite and one has an adjacent private bathroom.

Enjoy a Scottish house-party atmosphere with bed and breakfast. We offer discounted rates for stays of 3 nights or more. Open between mid-April and mid-October.

Prices for 2013 are in the range from 58 in the early season to 75 in the peak season, per person per night for bed and breakfast. Special rates are available for extended stays of three nights or more. Suppers are available on a daily basis by prior arrangement.

A wireless network is available for guests who have laptop computers.

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