The Three Chimneys & The House Over-By
“Worth the trip to experience this impressive restaurant with rooms” - AA Inspector
Our Inspector's view
A visit to this delightful property will make a trip to Skye even more memorable. The stunning food is the result of a deft approach using quality local ingredients. Breakfast is an impressive array of local fish, meats and cheeses, served with fresh home baking and home-made preserves. The stylish lounge-breakfast area has the real wow factor. Bedrooms, in the House Over-By, are creative and thoughtfully equipped – all have spacious en suites, wonderful views across Loch Dunvegan and direct access to the garden which leads down to the sea. Five of the six rooms are split level; the other is on one level and has a walk-in shower.
Facilities – at a glance
- Rooms 6
- Family bedrooms: 1
- Bedrooms ground: 6
- Children welcome
- Babysitting service
- High chairs
- Children's portions or menu
- relationship with another leisure provider
- Free TV
- DVD Player
- Direct Dial
- Open parking
- Accessible bedrooms: 1
- Afternoon Tea
- Dinner Served
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About the area
Apart from the Orkneys and the Shetlands, Highland is Scotland’s northernmost county. Probably its most famous feature is the mysterious and evocative Loch Ness, allegedly home to an ancient monster that has embedded itself in the world’s modern mythology, and the region’s tourist industry. Monster or no, Loch Ness is beautiful and it contains more water than all the lakes and reservoirs in England and Wales put together. The loch is 24 miles long, one mile wide and 750 feet deep, making it one of the largest bodies of fresh water in Europe.
At the very tip of the Highlands is John o’ Groats, said to be named after a Dutchman, Jan de Groot, who lived here in the early 16th century and operated a ferry service across the stormy Pentland Firth to Orkney. In fact, the real northernmost point of the British mainland is Dunnet Head, whose great cliffs rise imposingly above the Pentland Firth some two miles further north than John o’ Groats.
The Isle of Skye is the largest and best known of the Inner Hebrides. Its name is Norse, meaning ‘isle of clouds’, and the southwestern part of the island has some of the heaviest rainfall on the whole of the British coast. Despite this, it’s the most visited of all the islands of the Inner Hebrides. It’s dominated from every view by the high peaks of the Cuillins, which were only conquered towards the end of the 19th century.
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