useful links:

outdoor activities

Walkhighlands - fantastic website with lots of detailed walks for all abilities

The Tourist Guide to Glendale - lots of useful information about the Glendale area of Skye with a fantastic wildlife sightings blog that is regularly updated

Bella Jane Boat Trips

MV Stardust Boat & Fishing Trips

Isle of Skye Golf Club

eating out

The Three Chimneys Restaurant - highly acclaimed restaurant within walking distance of Melrose House

The Old School Restaurant - very popular restaurant with both tourists and locals alike, serving high quality food in the village of Dunvegan

Loch Bay Seafood Restaurant - fantastic seafood restaurant located in the pretty village of Stein on the Waternish Peninsula

Stein Inn - the oldest inn on Skye

sightseeing attractions

Dunvegan Castle - seat of the Clan MacLeod for over 800 years

Armadale Castle Gardens & Museum - once the seat of the Clan Donald

Skyeskyns - sheepskin specialists who also offer guided tours of their workshop

Aros Centre - Skye's award winning visitor attraction

Talisker Distillery - the only distillery on Skye. Guided tours available

general informaiton

The official Skye & Lochalsh website

Click Holiday Cottages

The Cottage Guide

Calmac Ferries

Glenelg to Skye ferry

Bed & Breakfast Training School - excellent courses for people venturing into the Bed & Breakfast business. Courses are run by Freddie Carter who has almost 50 years experience in the hospitality industry, including an extremely successful B&B on the Isle of Skye in recent years.