Destination guide

Explore the natural setting in Isle of Skye

The island views, parks and mountains are the perfect backdrop to your holiday home in Isle of Skye. Travellers to this scenic city praise the hiking, restaurants and bars. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or trip with friends, holiday rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Isle of Skye

Are you searching for attractions to visit while you're in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Isle of Skye a fun spot to go on holiday. These are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Raasay House Activities Centre (8.1 mi / 13.1 km)
  • Skye Serpentarium (13.7 mi / 22 km)
  • Skye Riding Centre (15.4 mi / 24.9 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Isle of Skye

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, Isle of Skye is a great place to get outside. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Faerie Glen (2.2 mi / 3.5 km)
  • Am Basteir (2.7 mi / 4.4 km)
  • Sgurr na Banachdich (4.1 mi / 6.5 km)
  • Black Cuillin (4.4 mi / 7.2 km)
  • Sgurr Alasdair (5.1 mi / 8.2 km)
  • Talisker Beach (7.8 mi / 12.6 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Isle of Skye

Fly into Benbecula (BEB), the closest airport, located 43.8 mi (70.6 km) from the city centre.

Where to stay near Isle of Skye?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 386 holiday rentals near Isle of Skye. From 144 Cottages to 144 Cabins, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Isle of Skye for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Isle of Skye?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Isle of Skye. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Dunvegan Castle: 213 holiday rentals
  • Macleod's Tables: 186 holiday rentals
  • Skye Angling Guide: 188 holiday rentals
  • Skye Silver Gift Shop: 188 holiday rentals
  • Am Basteir: 182 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Isle of Skye listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Cottages in Isle of Skye?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 144 Cottages in Isle of Skye. Our other popular types of Isle of Skye holiday rentals include:

  • Cabins: 144 holiday houses
  • Houses: 206 holiday houses
  • Bungalows: 144 holiday houses

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Villas and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with internet/wifi in Isle of Skye?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with internet/wifi among our 319 holiday homes with internet/wifi available in Isle of Skye. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.