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Featured Historic Hotel
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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This famous military debacle was immortalized by Alfred, Lord Tennyson, in his poem, The Charge of the Light Brigade



19 September, 1356

Battle of Poitiers

English under Edward, the Black Prince, defeat French army and capture John II of France

This king was the son of Stephen, Count of Blois and Chartres





Accommodation

Glenuig (Self catering)
Viking Cottage, Glenuig

Viking Cottage

This detached cottage is in the tiny coastal village of Glenuig, and can sleep seven people in four bedrooms.
Sleeps 7

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Laggan (Self catering)
Creag-na-Sanais, Laggan

Creag-na-Sanais

This peaceful, detached property located in the grounds of a sheep and cattle farm has comfortable accommodation for up to four people.
Sleeps 4

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