Crofter's Cottage, 1 Balmeanach, Struan, Isle of Skye, IV56 8FH - Tel +44 (0) 1470 521750
Crofter's Cottage, Self Catering Holiday Cottage - Scottish Tourist Board 5 star Accommodation

Welcome to Crofter's Cottage Self Catering Accommodation
Balmeanach, by Dunvegan, Isle of Skye

The cottage is set in Balmeanach (Gaelic translation 'middle town'), approximately 5 miles from Struan and 5 miles Dunvegan, on the shores of Loch Caroy (Gaelic translation 'red rock'). Set in beautiful countryside, with views of the Cuillins, MacLeods Tables and the unforgettable sunsets on Loch Caroy, this authentic cottage has all the makings for a holiday to treasure and one which you'll never forget.

Crofter's Cottage, 1 Balmeanach, Struan, Isle of Skye IV56 8FH

The accommodation at the cottage is of the highest standard. It has underfloor heating throughout - superb on bare feet! A wood burning stove sits in the fireplace of the living room, creating a relaxing environment for your romantic getaway. The kitchen is well equipped with a washing machine/tumble drier, dishwasher, built in cooker and a microwave oven. Of course, if you don't fancy cooking, there is an abundance of fantastic restaurants and bistros on the island to try.


Living Room
Living Room
Living Room
Bathroom Twin Tub
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1x Bedroom with king-size double bed.
1x Spacious Living Room open plan with kitchen.
1x Kitchen (very well equipped).
1x Bathroom with twin-tub and shower cubicle.

The comfortable living area is open plan with the kitchen and a wood burning stove. There is plenty to keep you occupied on wet days with ample books, DVDs and games. The flat screen TV is in keeping with the other luxury features of this outstanding cottage. Internet access and satellite TV is also available.

The bedroom has a king size bed and plenty of storage space for placing your belongings, helping you to settle in to your holiday accommodation. The bedroom is bright and airy, with two windows through which to take in the breathtaking scenery as you waken in the morning.

The bathroom has a stand alone bath which is large enough for two to bathe in. Imagine soaking in a warm, deep bath, surrounded by candles, with a chilled glass of bubbly at the end of a busy day - pure indulgence whilst on holiday!  There is also separate shower cubicle.

Outside the cottage is a BBQ, garden table and chairs for the use of our guests. Enjoy the panoramic evening sunsets from the front of the cottage - one of life's unforgettable views.

House Rules

No smoking and no pets

Tariff/Prices 2018/19

Below is our current weekly tariff. Our normal week is from Saturday to Saturday.

January  £580 per week
February  £600 per week
March  £650 per week
April  £700 per week
May  £800 per week
June  £850 per week
July  £900 per week
August  £900 per week
September  £800 per week
October  £750 per week
November  £650 per week
December  £625 per week
Christmas  £650 per week
New Year 2019  £800 per week


All year round

Location - How to Find Us

If you come via the Skye Bridge stay on the A87 for about 20 miles until you reach Sligachan, where there is a hotel (The Sligachan Hotel) and campsite. Take a left onto the A863 Dunvegan road. Continue along this road through the village of Struan and on to Ose. One mile past, you will come to Caroy, there is a sign for the cottage on the main road, the cottage is on the right.


Map showing location of Crofter's Cottage

Map showing location of Crofter's Cottage.

Image produced from the Ordnance Survey Get-a-map service.
Image reproduced with kind permission of Ordnance Survey and
Ordnance Survey of Northern Ireland.

The View & Locality

Rear of Cottage
Loch Caroy
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If you have a general accommodation enquiry or would like more information, then please use the form below. You can also ring us or send an email.

Write to:

Mrs Marie MacPhie
3 Feorlig
Isle of Skye
IV55 8ZL
Tel +44 (0) 1470 521750

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