Christmas and New Year 2019

As the new owners of Mary’s Thatched Cottages we are excited to offer them out for Christmas or New Year or even both this year. Both are a special time for families so where better to come and experience all that Skye has to offer… Read More


Growing Season

We have pretty much come to the end of the growing season now but our ‘gardener’ Phil has been hard at work making Mary’s Thatched Cottages look extra special for our next guests. The grass is at a manageable height now and he has spent… Read More



A visit to Skye won’t be complete without relishing the wealth of history provided by the Dunvegan Castle and Gardens. It is the oldest continuously inhabited castle in Scotland and is the ancestral home to the Clan MacLeod. Read More

Getaway holiday on Skye

Here at Mary’s thatched cottages we are busy with maintenance work during this quieter time. Time for re-thatching two of the cottages, paint to be refreshed and a big tidy after the re-thatching. Peter Brugge and his team did a fantastic job in some rather… Read More

The names Bond, James Bond

My name is Marc Smith. I built the website you are on right now with my wife, Ailsa. I also take a lot of the photos you see on the site and on the Facebook page. I also made the video on the homepage. That’s… Read More

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