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

Fairy Pools in Glen Brittle, Isle of Skye

We may have mentioned before (once or twice!) here in our blogs that the Isle of Skye has a number of beautiful sights to behold. Through these posts, our aim is to let you know what surrounds us here in Elgol and further afield across… Read More

Isle of Skye Cottages

  Sometimes you need To just get away From the hustle and bustle And escape from the frey Or something romantic May be on your mind today But you can’t think of anything So where should you stay? A pretty, thatched cottage Set right off… Read More

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