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Rowan Cottage B&B

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9 Glasnakille, Elgol IV49 9BQ Scotland See on map
AMENITIES
Wifi
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
Breakfast included
Pool
Restaurant
Room Service
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This tucked away little bit of heaven gave us the best meal of our stay. I know the lovely owner will not mind me saying this is not a posh or a grand place, but a lovely quaint pretty cottage hidden away on the edge...More

Thank Travel_Teddybears
Response from Forloppin, Owner at Rowan Cottage B&BResponded 3 weeks ago

Many, many thanks for the review you have posted - it is much appreciated, and so helpful for people seeking accommodation and the supper, if required.. It is so very rewarding to hear of guests' enjoyment when staying at Rowan Cottage - it is the...More

Reviewed 29 September 2018 via mobile

Rowan Cottage is a unique opportunity to stay on a remote part of the island and experience Isle of Skye off the beaten path. Note no pubs or restaurants nearby but Christine provides excellent meals to come home to after a long day of touring....More

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Response from Forloppin, Owner at Rowan Cottage B&BResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so much for the great review and for your recommendation. Your description of the cottage, its location, facilities and services provided will be extremely helpful to future visitors. For me, it is most rewarding to learn of the enjoyment of guests, especially when...More

Reviewed 28 April 2018 via mobile

Christine is a fantastic hostess sharing her knowledge about Skye, Glasnakille and the Cuillins. Hiking from the cottage took us to two hidden coves and Bonnie Prince Charles cave. A 10 min drive back to Elgol and the boats to us to Loch Coruisk. A...More

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Response from Forloppin, Owner at Rowan Cottage B&BResponded 4 August 2018

Hi Bryan, A belated thank you for the super review about your experience of staying at Rowan Cottage. It is much appreciated. Thank you also for the photographs which you posted - very useful for future travellers. It was a pleasue to have you visit...More

Reviewed 21 December 2017

My partner, younger daughter, and I spent a lovely three days at Rowan Cottage near the end of August 2017. I cannot say enough good about the area or the people. Christine was wonderful, and really went out of her way. We were able to...More

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Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

A truly fantastic, first class bed and breakfast experience. We stayed for one night, myself, wife and 2 children aged 15 and 18. The rooms were spotlessly clean with spectacular views of the Loch. Christine is a wonderful hostess ensuring that we were comfortable and...More

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Response from Forloppin, Owner at Rowan Cottage B&BResponded 7 August 2017

Many thanks David for your wonderful review, it is much appreciated and good to know that you enjoyed your visit, although brief. I hope you enjoyed the boat trip and the family's piggy banks were replenished! All best to you and the the family for...More

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About
Description
Rowan Cottage welcomes the intrepid traveller and provides modest, comfortable and quiet accommodation in the small crofting community of Glasnakille, two miles from Elgol. Perfectly placed for the Skye Trail More and visits to Spar Cave, Prince Charlie's cave, and the remains of ancient forts and tombs. The cottage provides, twin, double and kingsized bedroom accommodation with private shower room and WC. There is a cosy guest lounge with TV and plenty of books. Enjoy a hearty Scottish breakfast looking over Loch Slapin and the mountains and islands beyond. Yummy baking, suppers and packed lunches are available for our guests. Less
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
3
Price range
US$47 - US$52 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Rowan Cottage Bed And Breakfast
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Rowan Cottage Hotel Isle Of Skye
Location
United Kingdom > Scotland > The Hebrides > Isle of Skye > Elgol
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
3
Price range
US$47 - US$52 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Rowan Cottage Bed And Breakfast
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Rowan Cottage Hotel Isle Of Skye
Location
United Kingdom > Scotland > The Hebrides > Isle of Skye > Elgol
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Traveler (51)
Room & Suite (12)
Dining (11)
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piatsylea
2 August 2018|
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Response from Forloppin | Property representative |
Hi Apologies for delay in replying. I am afraid that Rowan Cottage is fully booked on 11 August. Thank you for your enquiry and interest. Christine Riley, Rowan Cottage.
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"Room upstairs lovely views, great food"
Travel_Teddybears
3 weeks ago
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"Cosy rooms, wonderful open view, quiet place, excellent cooking"
nathaliemahieu4
17 Apr 2017
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"Upstairs was lovely, but may be troublesome for anyone with mobility problems; there's a downstairs..."
lightasafairy
31 Aug 2016
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"Being a very remote place there could be no wifi signal and no mobile signal as well. Not a big problem for..."
CassieCrisC
11 Sep 2015
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