The Best Hotels in Isle of Skye

Here’s our manually curated guide to the best luxury, boutique, and most charming hotels in Isle of Skye. Bon voyage!

Hannah, Travel Blogger

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Skeabost House Hotel

Rated 8.7 in 688 reviews

If you are looking for luxury accommodation with great Highland Hospitality in Skye, then look no further than historic… See more

If you are looking for luxury accommodation with great Highland Hospitality in Skye, then look no further than historic Skeabost House Hotel, a family owned boutique hotel, part of the Sonas Hotel Collection.
Set in its own private grounds, just 10 minutes from Portree, this elegant white washed Victorian Mansion enjoys stunning views across Loch Snizort. Its location makes it an ideal base for exploring the islands many visitor attractions. In addition, the hotel boasts 8 miles of Salmon and Trout Fishing on the River Snizort and our Ghillie can be booked for fishing experiences during your stay.
On check in why not treat yourself to a lovely home made afternoon tea while you cosy up in front of an open fire in our elegant lounge.
Overlooking Loch Snizort, the West Pier Restaurant at Skeabost serves the best of Island cuisine, freshly made using only the finest locally sourced ingredients.
After dinner, watch the sunset over the Loch from our patio, or relax and unwind by the open fire with a local malt from the cocktail bar.
Whatever your preference for accommodation, the hotel has 21 en-suite bedrooms, all unique in style, ranging from contemporary sea view rooms with private terrace to a luxury family suite with separate bunk bed room for the children.
Open all year we welcome non residents and our elegant lounges with comfy sofas and cosy fires are open daily for lunch or afternoon tea. Our car park is free and has an electric charging point.

Rooms from $179

Kinloch Lodge Hotel and Restaurant

Rated 8.8 in 202 reviews

Kinloch Lodge Hotel and Restaurant is a family-run former 17th-century hunting lodge, situated at the foot of a long… See more

Kinloch Lodge Hotel and Restaurant is a family-run former 17th-century hunting lodge, situated at the foot of a long private drive up Kinloch Hill on the shoreline of Loch Na Dal. Its location on the South of Skye offers an array of natural beauty and quiet surroundings. Free Wifi is available throughout the property.

All rooms feature an en suite bathroom with L'Occitane toiletries and a flat-screen TV with DVD player. Guests can enjoy massages, facials, salt scrubs and reflexology within Kinloch’s treatment room.

Seasonal and local produce are used to create the award-winning dishes served in the elegant dining room. A selection of fine wines is also available to complement the food.

Scenic walks can be taken in the surrounding area, and staff can provide detailed maps. Wilderness adventures with Kinloch's own guide offers fishing, foraging, stalking and wild walks. Tours of the famous Talisker whisky distillery can be arranged, and it can be reached in less than an hour’s drive.

Rooms from $574

Edinbane Lodge

Rated 9.3 in 177 reviews

Located in Edinbane, 16 km from Dunvegan Castle, Edinbane Lodge provides accommodation with a garden, free private… See more

Located in Edinbane, 16 km from Dunvegan Castle, Edinbane Lodge provides accommodation with a garden, free private parking, a restaurant and a bar. This 5-star hotel offers luggage storage space. Certain units at the property include a patio with a garden view.

All units are equipped with a flat-screen TV with satellite channels, minibar, a coffee machine, a shower, free toiletries and a desk. With a private bathroom equipped with a bath and a hairdryer, rooms at the hotel also provide guests with free WiFi, while some rooms here will provide you with a river view. The units feature a wardrobe.

Guests at Edinbane Lodge can enjoy a Full English/Irish breakfast.

Guests at the accommodation will be able to enjoy activities in and around Edinbane, like hiking and cycling.

The nearest airport is Benbecula Airport, 109 km from Edinbane Lodge.

Rooms from $374

Cuillin Hills Hotel

Rated 9.4 in 1777 reviews

In 15 acres of private grounds, this hotel boasts spectacular views over Portree Bay to the Cuillin Mountain range. It… See more

In 15 acres of private grounds, this hotel boasts spectacular views over Portree Bay to the Cuillin Mountain range. It has an award-winning restaurant and a range of whiskies on offer.

The rooms at the Cuillin Hills Hotel have warm, modern décor while never losing the traditional feel. Every room has fresh fruit, mineral water, tea/coffee facilities and smart TV's with BT sport, satellite TV and Chromecast.

The View Restaurant offers a menu sampling local produce and Malt Embassy has been awarded for its range of whiskies.

Boat trips around the beautiful Isle leave from Portree harbour, 0.5 miles away.

Rooms from $167

Greshornish House Hotel

Rated 9.2 in 1289 reviews

Greshornish House Hotel features free WiFi in public areas and views of sea in Edinbane. Among the various facilities of… See more

Greshornish House Hotel features free WiFi in public areas and views of sea in Edinbane. Among the various facilities of this property are a garden and a bar. Scottish cuisine is served at the restaurant.

At the hotel each room is fitted with a wardrobe, a flat-screen TV and a private bathroom. Greshornish House Hotel provides some rooms with garden views, and rooms have a kettle. At the accommodation each room includes a seating area.

A continental, vegetarian or buffet breakfast can be enjoyed in the breakfast area. The restaurant at Greshornish House Hotel specialises in British cuisine.

Portree is 27 km from the hotel, while Kyle of Lochalsh is 50 km from the property.

Rooms from $105

Isle of Raasay Distillery

Rated 9.1 in 232 reviews

Isle of Raasay Distillery in Raasay has 4-star accommodation with a shared lounge, a restaurant and a bar. Boasting… See more

Isle of Raasay Distillery in Raasay has 4-star accommodation with a shared lounge, a restaurant and a bar. Boasting luggage storage space, this property also provides guests with a sun terrace.

All guest rooms in the hotel are equipped with a flat-screen TV. With a private bathroom fitted with a shower and free toiletries, rooms at Isle of Raasay Distillery also feature free WiFi, while selected rooms also feature a sea view. At the accommodation the rooms come with bed linen and towels.

An à la carte, continental or Full English/Irish breakfast can be enjoyed at the property.

The nearest airport is Benbecula Airport, 128 km from Isle of Raasay Distillery.

Rooms from $219

Marmalade

Rated 8.8 in 651 reviews

Marmalade is grade “B” listed building, dating back to 1817. Boat and distillery trips depart from Portree and the rocky… See more

Marmalade is grade “B” listed building, dating back to 1817. Boat and distillery trips depart from Portree and the rocky hill The Old Man of Storr is 7 miles away. Free Wi-Fi is available throughout.

The spacious rooms overlook the landscaped garden, Portree Bay, and the outline of Cuillin Hills. Guests can enjoy an en suite bathroom, tea and coffee making facilities and a flat-screen TV.

Breakfast is served daily and includes a buffet-style continental, and a cooked Full Scottish option. The landscaped gardens offer an alfresco dining area, and the bar opens out to reveal an intimate heated courtyard.

Free private parking is possible on site.

Rooms from $153

Monkstadt 1745 Restaurant with Rooms

Rated 9.2 in 421 reviews

Monkstadt 1745 Restaurant with Rooms has garden views, free WiFi and free private parking, situated in Portree. The… See more

Monkstadt 1745 Restaurant with Rooms has garden views, free WiFi and free private parking, situated in Portree.

The lodge offers a flat-screen TV and a private bathroom with free toiletries, a hairdryer and shower. There is also a kitchen in some of the units equipped with a fridge, a dishwasher, and an oven.

A continental, Full English/Irish or vegetarian breakfast is available each morning at the property. At Monkstadt 1745 Restaurant with Rooms you will find a restaurant serving local cuisine. Vegetarian, vegan and gluten-free options can also be requested.

After a day of hiking or cycling, guests can relax in the garden or in the shared lounge area.

The nearest airport is Benbecula Airport, 83 km from the accommodation.

Rooms from $200

Ullinish House

Bed & Breakfast

Rated 9.3 in 265 reviews

Located in Ullinish, 19 km from Dunvegan Castle, Ullinish House provides accommodation with a garden, free private… See more

Located in Ullinish, 19 km from Dunvegan Castle, Ullinish House provides accommodation with a garden, free private parking, a terrace and a shared lounge. The property features sea and mountain views. Featuring family rooms, this property also provides guests with an outdoor fireplace.

The units at the bed and breakfast are equipped with a seating area. Featuring a private bathroom with a shower and a hair dryer, units at the bed and breakfast also offer free WiFi. At the bed and breakfast, all units are equipped with bed linen and towels.

Guests at the bed and breakfast will be able to enjoy activities in and around Ullinish, like hiking. The bed and breakfast has a picnic area where you can spend a day out in the open.

The nearest airport is Benbecula Airport, 115 km from Ullinish House.

Rooms from $246

Stonefield House

Rated 9.6 in 541 reviews

Set in Portree and only 37 km from Dunvegan Castle, Stonefield House offers accommodation with mountain views, free WiFi… See more

Set in Portree and only 37 km from Dunvegan Castle, Stonefield House offers accommodation with mountain views, free WiFi and free private parking. The property has garden and inner courtyard views. The guest house features family rooms.

The units at the guest house come with a seating area, a flat-screen TV with streaming services and a private bathroom with a hair dryer and a walk-in shower. A fridge is also featured, as well as a coffee machine and a kettle. At the guest house, the units come with bed linen and towels.

A selection of options including pancakes, fruits and juice is served for the Full English/Irish breakfast.

Guests can also relax in the garden or in the shared lounge area.

The nearest airport is Benbecula Airport, 102 km from the guest house.

Rooms from $111

Raasay House Hotel

Rated 8.8 in 882 reviews

Situated on the picturesque Isle of Raasay, a 5-minute walk from the ferry terminal, newly refurbished in 2013 Raasay… See more

Situated on the picturesque Isle of Raasay, a 5-minute walk from the ferry terminal, newly refurbished in 2013 Raasay House Hotel is nestled in a Georgian mansion with beautifully landscaped lawns. Boasting views across the Sound of Raasay to the Cuillin Mountains of Skye, the mansion offers luxury accommodation with free Wi-Fi, free parking, a bar, a café, and a restaurant.

Most room at Raasay House Hotel features an en suite shower room with free toiletries, a desk, and views of the patio. Some rooms also offer scenic views of the sea.

The on-site restaurant serves high quality food and locally sourced produce; the menu features local specialities such as the “Raasay venison casserole”.

Guests can enjoy easy access to many outdoor activities and to the neighbouring Isle of Skye, 25 minutes by ferry away.

Rooms from $141

Bosville Hotel

Rated 8.6 in 590 reviews

Overlooking Portree’s quaint harbour, this contemporary hotel serves fresh produce from Skye and the surrounding… See more

Overlooking Portree’s quaint harbour, this contemporary hotel serves fresh produce from Skye and the surrounding Scottish Highlands in its restaurant, Dulse & Brose. Eagles can be spotted on Ben Tianavaig, a large hill within a 5-minute drive of the Bosville Hotel. Harbourside restaurants are less than 5 minutes’ walk away. Free WiFi is available throughout.

A wide choice of freshly prepared dishes are served in the Dulse & Brose restaurant, including daily catches of seafood and shellfish, which come straight from the waters of the Minch to the plate within a matter of hours. Malt whiskies and fresh coffees can be enjoyed by the real fire in the stylish Merchant bar.

A TV and tea/coffee making facilities are provided in each of Bosville’s en-suite and contemporary rooms. Front-facing rooms have beautiful views over Portree village and the harbour.

No parking is available at the property.

Breakfast is served daily between 7.30am-9.30am.
We kindly require you pre-book your breakfast time of choice upon arrival to the hotel: 7.30am, 8.00am, 8.30am, 9.00am or 9.30am.

Rooms from $111

The Portree Hotel

Rated 8.4 in 997 reviews

Originally built in 1875, The Portree Hotel is situated on the corner of Portree's main street and overlooks Somerled… See more

Originally built in 1875, The Portree Hotel is situated on the corner of Portree's main street and overlooks Somerled Square, the town’s main square. The main bus stop and taxi ranks are on the doorstep, offering direct links to other parts of the island.

The hotel offers 24 en-suite rooms all with a 32-inch flat screen TVs, tea/coffee making facilities, hairdryers and irons.

There is limited WiFi in the downstairs public areas.

Guests can drink and dine on site in the Antlers Bar and Grill and West Highland Bar. Wood burning stoves will be fired up in colder months and live music is provided at weekends through the winter months and every night during the summer season.

Rooms from $143

Toravaig House Hotel

Rated 8.5 in 245 reviews

Toravaig House is an award-winning Hebridean hotel, offering innovative cuisine and an intimate atmosphere. The hotel is… See more

Toravaig House is an award-winning Hebridean hotel, offering innovative cuisine and an intimate atmosphere. The hotel is situated amongst the natural beauty of the Sleat Peninsular in the south of the Isle of Skye, on the West Coast of Scotland.

The individually designed bedrooms have original character and contemporary furnishings. All rooms have a private bathroom and stylish decor, and each features a flat-screen TV and tea/coffee facilities.

In the lounge guests can relax beside a real log fire, whilst enjoying fine malt whiskies.

The small, romantic Toravaig House Hotel has outdoor seating overlooking the leafy grounds, where you can enjoy drinks on the deck and soak in the views over the Sound of Sleat and neighbouring Toravaig Distillery.

Rooms from $136

Hotel Eilean Iarmain

Rated 8.9 in 611 reviews

In a picturesque bay in the south of Skye, this hotel has beautiful views over the Sound of Sleat and the distant hills… See more

In a picturesque bay in the south of Skye, this hotel has beautiful views over the Sound of Sleat and the distant hills of Knoydart. It is also home to the headquarters of the award-winning Gaelic Whisky company.

With log fires in its reception rooms and a wood-panelled dining room where you can enjoy candlelit dinners, Hotel Eilean Iarmain retains many traditional features. Its hallway is decorated with stag antlers and a stuffed golden eagle.

Rooms have wooden furnishings, and some have open fireplaces. Each also features facilities for making tea and coffee, and has scenic views from the windows. Suites also feature a TV. Free WiFi is available throughout the property.

The restaurant offers à la carte dining, with a menu including local seafood and game. There is also a well-stocked bar with a choice of fine wines and real ales.

Rooms from $158