Welcome to Visit Waternish, the website for the Waternish peninsula on the Isle of Skye

The magic of Waternish begins with Fairy Bridge, just as you leave the road from Portree to Dunvegan. The spellbinding panorama of Loch Bay leads your eyes to Dunvegan Head, and round to the Minch and to North and South Uist on the horizon. From Trumpan and Geary the views move further north to Harris and Lewis – all these islands being part of the Outer Hebrides or the Western Isles.

Waternish offers more than beautiful views and landscapes. Enjoy the taste of Skye with some of the best fresh local food and drink the island has to offer, as well as some of its leading tourist attractions. Waternish boasts some of the best sunset and night sky gazing locations in Scotland, all of which you can do from the comfort of one of the many Self Catering and Bed and Breakfast accommodations within the area.

Step in and discover the magic… #visitwaternish

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Visit Waternish

The magic of Waternish begins with Fairy Bridge, just as you leave the road from Portree to Dunvegan. The spellbinding panorama of Loch Bay leads your eyes to Dunvegan Head, and round to the Minch and to North and South Uist on the horizon. From Trumpan and Geary the views move further north to Harris and Lewis - all these islands being part of the Outer Hebrides or Western Isles. This north-western corner of the Isle of Skye epitomises Scotland at its most rugged, beautiful & breath-taking. There are so many Things to Do from exploring the rich history & wildlife of the area, to visiting the many local shops (tucked away where you least expect them) - seeing artists and craftspeople at work. You may also stay awhile and have a meal at the reknowned sea food restaurant or at the Isle of Skye's oldest inn (pub). We have a variety of accommodation to offer, from Bed and Breakfasts to Self Catering Cottages. Scotland's only working Tannery, shopping galore and stunning sea views. A visit to Scotland is not complete without the Isle of Skye and a visit to the Isle of Skye is not complete without a visit to Waternish
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Visit Waternish1 day ago
Hope you have recharged the batteries and ready for a busy summer!
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Visit Waternish6 days ago
Two last minute slots available in this delightful 2 person accommodation. Within easy access of Stein and the other parts of Waternish for a great holiday on Skye.
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Visit Waternish1 week ago
Just a wee reminder of local artist Lynne Forrester’s exhibition in Sleat. So if you are in the south of Skye in the next two weeks why not pop in and say hi!
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Visit Waternish1 week ago
Well done guys. Lovely tour of Waternish.
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Visit Waternish is at Waternish.2 weeks ago
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TERN HOUSE & THE BYRE - VISIT WATERNISH - SELF CATERING -WATERNISH, Isle of Skye.
We are delighted to welcome a new member to Visit Waternish. Tern House & The Byre are modern, luxury three bed and one bed self-catering houses respectively. Nestled above Stein with expansive views Northwest across Loch Bay and out to sea, Loch Bay Restaurant and Stein Inn are but an 8 minute stroll downhill.
If you haven’t booked your holiday yet, check them out.

https://www.visit-waternish.co.uk/listings/tern-house-the-byre/

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Visit Waternish3 weeks ago

"We came by the Fairy Bridge upon Waternish and I set down in my journal that we are entered into this enchanted world where land and sea and sky conspire to steal your heart and take your breath away... "