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Top recommendations from locals

Nature
“Ensure you park in the assigned car park which is chargeable at £5 per visit,this car park is community run and funds are invested to maintain the toilet and pathways Please don’t park on verges as this will result in your vehicle being fined or even towed away About 25mins drive from pod ”
  • 36 locals recommend
Natural Feature
“Busy spot this in the main season but parking is much improved the parking is chargeable so take plenty of loose change for the machines The walk is strenuous uphill so stout footwear and waterproofs a must also very sloppy in wet so take care Various films used for location shots in opening scenes of Prometheus and the Wicker Man to name a few Travel time from pod 50mins ”
  • 23 locals recommend
Museum
“Superbly maintained gardens and historic exhibits. They also offer short boat trips to the nearby seal colony.”
  • 21 locals recommend
Distillery
“As of August 1st the distillery is hoping to offer products for sale on its gift shop but yours are being risk assessed at this time more info to follow 20min travel from pod ”
  • 30 locals recommend
Historic Site
“The Famous standing stones. You're able to walk through and touch them. Visiting the restaurant and gift shop, next to them is a must.”
  • 23 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“This venue is the ultimate dining experience for that special event It is quite expensive but if you are lucky enough to book you will find out why Travel time from pod about 20mins ”
  • 28 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“Excellent restaurant in Stornoway featuring local produce and a good wine list. ”
  • 13 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Located in Dunvegan. Excellent food served in a cosy atmosphere. Very popular. Advisable to book especially in peak season.”
  • 19 locals recommend
Natural Feature
“Skye is normally packed out with visitors but this year is exceptionally quiet due to a decision by lots of local accommodation owners not to re open which makes it the ideal year to visit some of the beautiful spots such as the Fairy pools ”
  • 27 locals recommend
Art Gallery
“Arts centre, cafe, restaurant, cinema, workshops, concerts. A lively centre in the middle of Stornoway We love An Lanntair. ”
  • 21 locals recommend
Museum
“Located on the Trotternish Peninsula this is a true insight into the way of life on the Isle of Skye through the centuries ”
  • 19 locals recommend
Lodging
“Fresh seafood and homemade ice cream in a cosy pub atmosphere. Generally incredibly busy so if you want more space and relaxation, he Applecross walled garden is a better option. ”
  • 23 locals recommend
Entertainment
“Great place to visit nearby At this time of COVID 19 the grounds and gift shop are the only areas open although a short drive down the road will allow you to see the seals without the need for a boat trip Travel time from pod 15 mins ”
  • 16 locals recommend
Mountain
“Iconic scenery and one of Skye most visited areas so is generally very busy at peak times of the day.”
  • 10 locals recommend
Transportation
“Atmospheric, unusual, interesting and beautiful. You could easily spend a full day exploring this weird and wonderful glen.”
  • 11 locals recommend
Scenic Lookout
“A must but please ensure you have appropriate clothing and footwear as weather can be changeable”
  • 16 locals recommend