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Sligachan Hotel

Sligachan Hotel
Sligachan, Highlands and Islands

Heritage Rating: Heritage Rating

Sligachan Hotel is situated in the heart of the Isle of Skye in one of the most dramatic and beautiful settings in all of Scotland. Built 180 years ago Sligachan … more >>

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Uig (Self catering)
6 Totescore, Uig

6 Totescore

This detached cottage situated on the north eastern tip of Skye, close to Uig, sleeps five people in three bedrooms.
Sleeps 5

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Grantown-on-Spey (Self catering)
40A High Street, Grantown-on-Spey

40A High Street

This self-catering apartment is situated in the town of Grantown-on-Spey and sleeps six people in three bedrooms.
Sleeps 6

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