Lovaig View, Lochbay, Waternish, Isle of Skye


Entire guesthouse hosted by Sarah & Richard

  1. 2 guests
  2. 1 bedroom
  3. 1 bed
  4. 1 bath
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Lovaig View Self Catering holiday lodge offers a fantastic location within a pleasant 5-10 mins walk to Loch Bay Seafood Restaurant (Michelin Star) and The Stein Inn, (Est 1790).

A beautifully presented new development with unique handcrafted features all built by Richard, Sarah and their son, Matthew.

A great vantage point with outstanding panoramic views to witness the true spectacle of nature’s play of light on the local landscape and the waters of the Lochs to the Outer Hebrides.

The space
Lovaig View is a self contained, self catering holiday accommodation ideal for couples or two travel companions and comprises of the following accommodation: bedroom with super king size bedroom with en-suite walk-in shower room; ample kitchen facilities and dining area with light and luxurious open plan living space. A wood burning stove adds a luxury to ensure cosy nights on the comfortable and relaxing sofa or recovering from your days exploring with your feet up. This space has been developed to take full advantage of the spectacular, picturesque views (which are as ever changing as the weather) and provides a very comfortable space from which to take a holiday.

Lovaig View has a dedicated parking space for visitors in front of the building. The driveway to Lovaig View is shared with the main house and other guests, as is the garden.

What makes Lovaig View exceptional;

-it’s location on the Isle of Skye on the North West coastline

-It’s location Waternish

-it’s close proximity to the Michelin starred LOCH BAY Seafood restaurant.

-it’s close proximity to the waterfront, Loch/jetty, to Stein and it’s INN avoiding the need to have to drive home or book taxis, (for which fares to return to other locations on Waternish can cost up to £25+)

-It’s super fast Wi-fi

-It’s great vantage point with outstanding, panoramic views which are as ever changing as the weather, providing a picturesque, inspiring canvas.

-it’s fully self contained and provides a well designed, comfortable and warm place in which to take a peaceful and relaxed holiday.

-it’s floor to ceiling windows provide expansive views out over the Loch waters to the Outer Hebrides.

-it’s private and rural locality providing calm and tranquility

-it’s perfect for couples or two travelling companions as the super king sized bed can be separated into two singles using its ‘zip & lock’ system

-It’s extra large walk-in rain fall shower room with under floor heating

-it’s spacious outdoor spaces and access to the wilderness and forestry areas.

-it’s friendly and helpful hosts who live on site and will do there upmost to ensure you have an excellent stay

Where you'll sleep

What this place offers

Bay view
Free parking on premises
Patio or balcony
Indoor fireplace
Luggage drop-off allowed


Guest entrance and parking

Accessible parking spot
Lit path to the guest entrance

Full bathroom

Fixed grab bars for toilet

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Where you’ll be

Loch bay, WaternishHighland, Scotland Isle of Skye, United Kingdom

Lovaig View offers stunning views over Loch Bay and out towards the Outer Hebrides. Located within a pleasant 5-10 mins walk from the Michelin Starred 'Lochbay Restaurant', run by award winning chef Michael Smith, (pre-booking highly recommend) and The Stein Inn, (Est 1790) newly owned by celebrity chef Paul Rankin. Table reservation for food also required.

We are next door to the 5* Skye Skyns visitors centre and outlet which open a cafe called YURTea and coffee in summer months. Nearby attractions on Waternish include Divers Eye boat trips from the jetty here in Stein, Dandelion Designs Gallery, Trumpan Church with a designated Dark Spot lookout area, Waternish working farm offers a guided walk and cream teas. For self exploration Waternish forestry and coastal walks, which can all start from our door step.

Nearby in Dunvegan (10mins) you will find numerous cafes, the oldest Bakery in Skye and a fresh fruit and veg shop. The grocery store, the post office and petrol station here all have ATM machines. There’s also a small museum, an art gallery called Skye Makers, craft shop selling goods from local Hebridean Alpaca wool and local walks through the woods or by the lochs. Dunvegan Castle and gardens, with loch side boat trips, with lots of wild life including seals. These can also been seen on the route down to Coral beach.

North Skye also offers visitors Neist Point lighthouse, the Three Chimneys Restaurant, Talisker distillery and Visitors centre, the Old Inn at Carbost, the Faerie Pools at the foot of the Cullins Mountain range, the Faerie Glen Uig, the Quiraing and the Old Man of Storr, Duntulm Castle, Skye Museum of Island life, plus much more.

Portree, which is the main town on the Isle of Skye, (27 miles, 35 mins away) with many shops, restaurants, banks, food outlets/cafes tourist attractions and tourist information office. The Aros centre hosts a variety of performances, cinema/tic shows, theatre and has a diary of events on line.

Hosted by Sarah & Richard

  1. Joined in March 2018
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Having enjoyed holidaying on the Isle of Skye, Sarah and Richard found themselves with the opportunity to move to Brae Fasach in Waternish in 2017 with a great desire to explore the nature and culture of Skye. Since moving here they've put great care and attention into renovating the holiday let, using their skills and creativity to provide their guests with a beautifully fresh get away. During your stay you're most likely to find Sarah and Richard on hand for a friendly chat, as they both live on the premises.
Having enjoyed holidaying on the Isle of Skye, Sarah and Richard found themselves with the opportunity to move to Brae Fasach in Waternish in 2017 with a great desire to explore th…


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Your hosts Richard and Sarah live on site in the main house called Brae Fasach. Please feel welcome to stop and have a chat.

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Your hosts Richard and Sarah live on site in the main house called Brae Fasach. Please feel welcome to stop and have a chat.

Urgent, property concerns or problems, (shou…

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House rules

Check-in: 4:00 p.m.–10:00 p.m.
Checkout: 10:00 a.m.
Self check-in with lockbox
Not suitable for children and infants
No smoking
No pets
No parties or events

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Nearby lake, river, other body of water
Carbon monoxide alarm
Smoke alarm

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