Welcome to Springbank Cottage, Elgol, Isle of Skye

Cèud mile fàilte – A hundred thousand welcomes!

Many thanks for visiting our site.  We aim to offer our self catering accommodation guests a memorable experience of their time in Skye without losing sight of affordability.

Springbank is definitely a get-away from it all location where you can appreciate Skye’s wildlife, stunning scenery and unrivalled hill walking.  We also offer a lot more.

We have superfast broadband (via Starlink and independently verified by Air BnB’s speed test at 102 Mbps) which offers workation opportunities for those that want a change of scene but still stay in touch with work and business matters while away. There’s a dedicated workspace with mirroing monitor to add big screen functionality.

In the evenings, or off days, you can stream content through a Smart TV from platforms such as BBC iPlayer, Amazon Prime, and Netflix (accounts required).

For families and those interested in the natural world, we have an environmental activities space.    Skye has exceptional marine life, bird life and unique geology and the resources provided enable you to discover and explore Skye’s natural world.

We hope that you will find plenty to like about Springbank. There’s plenty of things to do on Skye.  Explore the website and discover what’s on offer.

I am proud of what we offer.  Please read my Owner’s Declaration for assurance about who we are and what we are offering.

Book direct and avoid any agency fees.  You know who you are dealing with when you book with us.  We look forward to your stay at Springbank, the family holiday cottage that offers more!

We are offering special rates on 4 night stays over Winter weekends – arrive Thursday or Friday and depart Monday or Tuesday – £500 for 4 nights.  First available date is Thursday 18th January.

Please note that we are fully licensed by The Highland Council to operate as a short term let.  Our licence number is HI-30012-F.  This means we are fully compliant with the Civic Government (Scotland) Act 1982 (Licensing of Short Term Lets) Order 2022 which is now in force and requires ALL holiday rental accommodation in Scotland to be licensed by the local authority.

We hope we have what you want for a stay on Skye and look forward to hearing from you.  Many thanks for your interest.

Matthew Kirk and family, 9th December 2023 – Make an enquiry

Springbank Cottage – enjoy a great location for your stay in Skye


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Springbank Cottage.  Licensed by The Highland Council for Short-term lets.  Licence number HI-30012F.

Elgol offers the adventurous traveller:

Self catering accommodation facilities and features full details:

    • Accommodation all on one level.
    • Sleeps four plus baby
    • High chair and travel cot provided.
    • All bed linen and towels included.
    • Large secluded wildlife-rich garden.
    • Wood burning stove – logs inc.
    • Electric heating in all rooms.
    • Heated underblankets on all beds
    • Unlimited use of fast broadband
    • Off street parking for several cars.
    • Electric cooker and microwave.
    • Larder fridge plus fridge freezer.
    • Dishwasher and washing machine.
    • Tumble dryer and drying space.
    • Smart TV for streaming plus TV with DVD player.
    • Bluetooth speakers.
    • USB charging.
    • Books, games and puzzles.
    • Yoga mats.
    • Reference information and maps.
    • Sea fishing tackle.

Unique environmental activities room with resources for: