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Self Catering Cottage


Three bedrooms, two bathrooms, large living/dining space and generously equipped kitchen with, in addition, an entrance lobby for coats and muddy boots!

Well-appointed and spacious, the cottage can sleep up to six in the three bedrooms and is also ideal for a quiet break for two people. lt benefits from a sweeping panoramic vista across Lochbay to the Outer Hebrides, in an area awarded the best sunset views on the planet.

The main living and dining areas centre around a traditional coal/log fire while oil-fired central heating and double glazing ensure energy-efficient and year-round warmth.

Downstairs bedroomDownstairs

  • Entrance lobby into full-width lounge and matching dining area, both with window seats and stunning views over Lochbay and the Minch
  • Kitchen, well equipped with full range of modern conveniences including: fridge, freezer, washing machine with tumble drier, microwave and gas/electric cooker
  • Downstairs bedroom, arranged either as twin or double; adjacent to large walk-in shower-room with wash-hand basin and toilet
  • Tiled on ground floor level with wheelchair access throughout

Auld Orwell Cottage master bedroomUpstairs

  • Large master bedroom with king-size bed
  • Twin-bedded room
  • Open landing to large modern bathroom with bath, separate power shower, wash-basin, bidet and toilet

Auld Orwell kitchenOutside

  • Continuous paved path around cottage joins up with large tarmac parking area (space for 3 cars) and gated access drive
  • Picturesque front garden provides romantic sitting out area overlooking the full sweep of the magnificent loch and beyond, across the Minch, to the blazing sunsets over the Outer lsles
  • Whole property is securely enclosed

Auld Orwell dining areaOther facilities include:

  • Free wi-fi and UK telephone for incoming and emergency calls
  • Sky TV, DVD and radio
  • Open fire with plenty of coal or logs and kindling for your first fire (supplied beginning of October until end of March)
  • Full oil-fired central heating
  • Children welcome
  • All bed linen and towels provided
  • Wide range of local information as well as books and games
  • Animals welcome with prior arrangement
  • No smoking policy throughout the premises

Beautiful views, great fire and thanks for your help in getting in touch with local fishermen – the langoustines were amazing…
– Euan & Louise



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Latest News

  • Christmas and New Year.

    Christmas and New Year weeks are available at Auld Orwell Cottage due to a cancellation. so come on – get away from the usual hubbub and enjoy the calm relaxation of Waternish on the Isle of Skye.

  • The final week has been booked

    In just a few days of the post going on the web site the final week available this summer has been booked! Nothing to do with the absolutely wonderful weather we have had so far this summer! Anyway we are booking for winter breaks so have a think about that. Alternatively plan well ahead and […]