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Brilliant wee stay, x

Carrieann -January 2019

Just finished a week at this lovely cottage and we didn't want to leave. It has everything you could possibly wish for, a real home from home. Ideal for exploring the northern part of the Isle of Skye and highly recommended.

Carol -September 2018

Superb getaway for two! A lovely wee house with an open gallery bedroom - perfect for a couple. Dunvegan village is a hop, skip and a jump away and offers great places to eat and a well-stocked wee shop. There are great walks in the area too. A big like from us!

Sharon -May 2018

We are so delighted with The Old Fire Station. It's such a beautifully presented wee spot. All mod cons including wi-fi, fully fitted kitchen, shower, heating... we were even provided with a cheeky bottle of wine. The second floor provides a comfy super king bed with a big closet, and a balcony looking to the floor below. In the height of winter we were cosy and warm, fully double glazed with the upstairs windows having velux blackout blinds. Syd, the owner popped down to see us to explain the bits and pieces we needed to know, such a lovely chap. We highly recommend this place.

Jay -December 2017

Lovely house with stunning views & couldn’t have asked for better weather. Would definitely visit again, perhaps in the summer so more things are open!

Rebecca from Fife, Scotland -February 2018

Great cottage and great stay here! Skye is a relaxing place, even in the snow!

Marnie from Falkirk, Scotland -November 2017

Fantastic relaxing bread in this lovely cottage.

Lou from Barnard Castle, UK -November 2017

Thanks Syd, we have had a lovely time on Skye, made better by coming back to your lovely cottage.

Barbera from Manchester, UK -October 2017

Lovely cottage - felt very much at home. Skye is a beautiful place - never fails to amaze!

Alex from Stirlingshire, Scotland -August 2017

A fabulous week; beautiful island; lovely people, lovely cottage - very cosy. Thank you.

Belinda from Yorkshire, UK -August 2017

A fantastic holiday! Skye is a beautiful and stunning island. The cottage was perfectly situated to see everything, well equipped, and very cosy. Great food all week and weather good, we will be back!

Alex from Suffolk, UK -August 2017

Enjoyed our first holiday on Skye. Lovely, well equipped cottage in a great location.

Rob from Derby, UK -July 2017

What a fabulous place! First visit to Skye and The Old Fire Station was the perfect location to explore. Really comfortable home away from home, comfy bed, well stocked kitchen, and spotlessly clean. Thanks Syd for being the perfect host. We will be back.

Ian from Liverpool, UK -June 2017

The Old Fire Station is a perfect place for a holiday. It has everything you could wish for at hand. The owner, Syd was very friendly and helpful. We enjoyed every single day and will miss Scotland so much!

Elena & Peter from Partenstein, Germany -June 2017

Great week - house perfect! Have walked and walked - loved it all. Hope to return.

Robert from East Ayrshire, Scotland -June 2017

Very cosy and well equipped cottage & no midges till today!

Ronnie from Fort William, Scotland -May 2017

Had a great week here on Skye. 2nd time in this cottage. Still haven’t seen everything we would like to on Skye. You never know, we could be back for the 3rd time.

Linda from West Yorkshire, UK -May 2017

Loved the Old Fire Stattion, everything we needed, comfortable & warm. Good week, lots to see, scenery beautiful - weather, well changeable! Loved my stay, thank you.

Jacqui from Kent, UK -May 2017

Fire station is lovely. Very cosy and views beautiful. Loved watching the birds. Can recommend.

Gill from Salisbury, UK -April 2017

First visit to Skye. Have explored the while island and thoroughly enjoyed every minute of our stay here. Very comfy and cosy cottage. Fab base and would highly recommend.

Victoria from Worcestershire, UK -April 2017

We’ve come back to Skye to celebrate 25 years after getting married here, and couldn’t have picked a nicer place to stay. Many thanks.

Steve & Jackie from Oxfordshire, UK -“March

Beautifully renovated, cosy and very well-equipped cottage. We have loved staying here. Thank you!

Stewart from Edinburgh, Scotland -December 2016

Thank you for a wonderful stay. We loved the Old Fire Station. Not a drop of rain all week - we have been so lucky.

Sarah from Stockport, UK -October 2016

We have had a fantastic week here in Skye, very scenic, plenty to see and do. The cottage is lovely and cosy, and has been very nice to come back to at the end of the day.

Linda from Huddersfield, UK -October 2016

A fantastic, well equiped, beautifully finished cottage, in an awe-inspiring part of the world

Sarah from Northampton, UK -September 2016

A cracking wee cottage - perfect for hiding away from the rain or coming back to after a day out!

Ruth from Edinburgh, UK -September 2016

We had a great week on Skye, and in your gorgeous cottage. We will recommend this to all our friends.

John from Westervoort, Netherlands -August 2016

We loved the cottage, and loved the island. We’d quite happily move in and stay!

Lynda from Cardiff, UK -June 2016

A superb cottage as a base for the week. Everything you need in a holiday cottage and many thanks to Syd for your assistance when needed. Will recommend to our friends and hopefully return.

Colin from Norfolk, UK -June 2016

The cottage is thoughtfully well-equipped, we appreciated the comfy bed, bird-feeders, and interesting selection of books.

Joanna from London, UK -June 2016

A wonderful cottage, lovely place, beautiful view. We had a great time everywhere we went. Thank you!

Claire from South Tyneside, UK -June 2016

Thanks for a comfortable cottage, enjoyed the lovely walks, weather was brilliant. Friendly atmosphere everywhere, local food excellent.

Steve from Lancashire, UK -May 2016

Thank you for an amazing stay the cottage felt so homely, the Scottish weather was amazing, especially on our wedding day a the fairy pools. Actually don’t want to leave. Thanks Syd for everything.

Rob from Dorset, UK -April 2016

A wonderful stay in this 'love nest'. Had sunshine all week!! Seen lots of birds - 45. Would have loved to see more. Would love to come back.

Christine from Surrey, UK -April 2016

The old fire station had been renovated to a very high standard and was extremely comfortable, the location was superb, looking out over Loch Dunvegan and MacLeod's tables.The facilities in and around the village were very good and we only ventured out of the village on one evening to visit the renowned Stein Inn for a meal, which was excellent. The owner Syd was a very nice and helpful person but left us alone unless we contacted him. We did a lot of sight-seeing and a lot of walking, including the Cuillin Hills. The Isle of Skye is a wonderful place to holiday, no doubt we will be back.

Robert from Lancashire, UK -

The cottage was better than I ever could have imagined, even after reading the previous glowing reviews. Extremely clean, cosy and well equipped, and the owner was very friendly when he greeted us on arrival. We had a fantastic time and hope to return some day.

Angus from Edinburgh, UK -March 2016

A fantastic little cottage in a great location, with easy access to the main attractions on the north of the island.

Jim from Glasgow, UK -February 2016

Amazing little find! A bit off the beaten track but well worth it.

Debbie from Reading, UK -December 2016

A great base to tour the island with everything that was needed. We cooked meals every day in the well equipped kitchen. It is very clean and warm even on a damp day and the owner is at close hand if needed (we never needed to contact him). I would definitely recommend the Old Fire Station to friends.

Elizabeth from Durham, UK -October 2015

A very well equipped cottage in a beautiful setting. It has been very tastefully renovated to a high standard with excellent wifi.

Pat from Tynemouth, UK -October 2015

What a great place. Clean, modern, warm and comfortable. Great views and a good base to explore the island. I have been to Scotland may times but never to Skye before. We had a wonderful time and the weather was quite kind for mid October.

Robert from Denbighshire, UK -October 2015

A great location for exploring The Isle of Skye. well appointed facilities and minutes from near by shops and restaurants.

David from Dundee, UK -October 2015

Lovely, well equipped cottage. Really enjoyed our stay. Weather was even good for us! Skye is beautiful, so relaxing, gorgeous scenery. I’m sure we will be returning.

Brian & Chris from Warrington, UK -September 2015

We stayed for a week at the 'Station' and it could not have been better. It was comfortable, spacious for two, everything in it that we needed and a great location. We will definitely be back as soon as we can. A great introduction to Skye. Thank you Syd for providing a fabulous cottage and a great welcome.

Helen from Cambridge, UK -August 2015

The Old Fire Station is a wonderful holiday cottage with everything you could want. It's cosy, comfortable, spacious and well resourced. The perfect retreat to return to after a day in the beautiful outdoors with a view that was always interesting regardless of the weather when you are indoors. The owner is very welcoming and has thought of everything. He lives next door so is easily on hand but never intruded. The local store looks modest from the outside but had everything we needed and more. I recommend booking a table at the old school restaurant - delicious.

Jeanette from Sheffield, UK -August 2015

Your wonderful, cosy cottage is the perfect place for a relaxing holiday on Skye. We enjoyed every single day and will recommend the cottage to our friends and family. We will miss Skye but hopefully come back one day.

Daniela & Björn from Mainz, Germany -August 2015

Fabulous week. Fabulous cottage, Thank you, we will be back.

Mark & Cathryn from Wiltshire, UK -August 2015

Great home from home for our stay on Skye. Loved watching the birds in the garden. Thanks!

Gemma & Jonathan from Manchester, UK -July 2015

Very cute cottage, lovely island getaway! Very tranquil and relaxing, especially watching the birds in the garden. Thanks.

Sheila & Wes from Moffat, UK -June 2015

We have had a lovely week here on Skye. Saw the Sea Eagles. Wonderful Cottage Like home from home. Thank you.

Chris & Christine from Cornwall, UK -June 2015

Came for a week, Stayed 10 days. Lovely cottage, good luck to all who come to Skye. Enjoy!

Shona & Michael from Dumfries, UK -May 2015


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Old Fire Station

Old Fire Station provides award-winning, 4 star, self-catering accommodation for two.

It is nestled within an established garden, in the heart of Dunvegan; overlooking the loch it faces the legendary MacLeod’s Tables.

Located near the heart of the village, it is minutes’ walk to a great evening out to complete your perfect day.


Old Fire Station

Portree Road, Dunvegan
Isle of Skye, IV55 8GT

Telephone: (01470) 521 212