The Isle of Skye, the largest of the islands that form the Inner Hebrides is one of the most popular and picturesque holiday destinations in Scotland and has a rich culture and heritage together with an abundance of wildlife and stunning sea and landscapes.. It is named in the 2013 Travellers’ Island Awards as Europe’s ninth best island.
Ardmore is located in the village of Broadford which has recently been listed by the Sunday times as one of the top ten places to live in Scotland.
Most tourists coming to Skye do so via the now toll free Skye Bridge. Others may come by way of the Mallaig/Armadale or Glenelg/Kylerhea ferries.
The postal address of “Ardmore” is:
“Ardmore”, School Croft, Heaste Road, Broadford, Isle of Skye, IV49 9AQ.
Directions to Ardmore
As you enter Broadford coming from the Skye Bridge or the Mallaig/Armadale ferry you will see the Vet Practice and the Claymore Restaurant on your right. Opposite is a minor road signposted “Heaste”. Turn into this road, go up the hill and “Ardmore” is the third house on your right. Parking is to the rear.
The keys for “Ardmore” are secured in a key safe beside the back door. Instructions for operating the keysafe will be sent to you shortly before the start of your rental.
Broadford, the second largest village on Skye is centrally located and an ideal centre for touring the island.
There is a choice of several excellent restaurants and pubs in the village, all of which are within easy walking distance. There are further restaurants a short drive away.
For those keen to sample world class cuisine there is the award-winning Three Chimneys and Lady Clare MacDonald’s Kinloch Lodge etc. The Claymore, some 400 yards away, is the closest local, while those wishing a true self-catering break will be delighted with the selection of fresh seafood and farm produce available locally.
The village also boasts several hotels, a supermarket, licensed grocer, snack bar, butcher, baker, fishmonger and several art galleries and craft shops. There is also a bank, post office, two ATMs and a 24 hour service station which also sells basic groceries. For medical emergencies there is a local hospital and medical and dental surgeries.