How to get here

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The location of Kilmuir House will be circled in red on the map.

By Car

From the Skye bridge, take the A87 as far as Uig (52 miles).  At the road junction in the centre of Uig, turn right onto the A855, signposted Kilmuir.  Follow this road for 3 miles and you will see our house on the right, with the sign as in the picture above.

If you are coming off the Western Isles Ferry at Uig, follow the traffic off the ferry along the A87 (signposted Portree) for about 3/4 mile,then turn left onto the A855 and continue as above.

Public Transport

Citylink buses run from Glasgow, Inverness, Fort William, Kyle, with connections from all parts of Scotland. See their online timetables.  These will get you as far as Uig.  We will collect you from Uig if you let us know in advance when you are arriving.

Stagecoach run a local service around the Trotternish peninsula in both directions, starting and finishing in Portree. These buses go right past our door.  They also runs connections from Kyle to Portree.

The nearest train stations are Kyle of Lochalsh and Mallaig. Visit the Scotrail site for timetables.  From Kyle you can get a Citylink or Highland bus, changing at Portree or Uig. From Mallaig you can get the ferry to Armadale and then a Skyeways or Highland bus to Portree. Contact Portree Tourist Office (01478-612137) for latest information.

If you are coming off the Western Isles ferry at Uig and do not have transport, we will collect you from the ferry terminal if we know in advance what sailing you are on.  Click for Skye ferry timetables

Inverness is the nearest airport.

 


Standing Stone, Kensaleyre, Trotternish