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 Waternish2 days ago
You might be thinking about your summer holidays! Why not look at Ardmore Self Catering Cottage Isle of Skye Both cottages offer a peaceful, quality retreat near the tip of Waternish with fabulous views and stunning sunsets.
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Visit Waternish2 days ago
Waternish Farm are up and running for 2020!
First Walks and Talks next week and the second novel "Ask Not How" is slowly taking shape.
https://www.visit-waternish.co.uk/listings/waternish-farm/
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Visit Waternish shared a post.2 days ago
early mist rising . . calming mindful morning in Waternish
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Visit Waternish shared a post.5 days ago
Lovely clear night tonight. If only I could take photos like this. But Waternish is a super place to view the night sky.
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Visit Waternish2 weeks ago
Many of you will now be thinking about your summer holidays. So it is an ideal time to introduce you to the newest member of Visit Waternish - An Cala Beag. Translated as "The Little Have" An Cala Beag is a well-equipped self-catering apartment for 2 adults in a stunning location on the beautiful Waternish Peninsula. Hilary & Mike are looking forward to greeting many of you this year.
https://www.visit-waternish.co.uk/listings/an-cala-beag/
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Visit Waternish shared a post.2 weeks ago
It might be winter but the tannery and showroom in Waternish are open year round. It's always full of sheepskin so, even if you can't get the nice views when storms strike, do come and visit for some sheepskin touch therapy and a spot of browsing 😁

#comevisit #waternishinwinter #whatevertheweather

"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... "