Duisdale House Hotel & Elgol on 10Jun2017 (Day 2 Fort Williams/Isle of Skye Trip 9-14Jun2017)

duisdale house hotel

after the iconic dornie (eilean donan) castle,

we drove some 35mins to duisdale house hotel at sleat pennsula.

duisdale house hotel

duisdale is a luxury boutique hotel. can see from the cars parked!

if anything the price is certainly luxury! lol!

of course it is a nice stone building built as a hunting lodge in 1865. 

& they do have a 2 AA Rosette restaurant at the duisdale.

lawn @ duisdale house hotel

there was a well-kept lawn.

view from duisdale house hotel room

& a nice view of loch hourn from our hotel room window. 🙂

duisdale hotel room

duisdale hotel room

a huge spacious bedroom.

duisdale room toilet

with an oversized toilet.

still the £428 tariff , even including 2x£55 dinner in the pacakage, was still really, really steep.

i will come to dinner here, don’t think i will stay here anytime soon…lol! 🙂

beach further down from duisdal house hotel

just down a short track from the hotel is the beach.

beach further down from duisdal house hotel

beach further down from duisdal house hotel

beach further down from duisdal house hotel

a nice serene place for a stroll.

the sun set at 9pm. we had a bit of time before the evening 8pm dinner, so we drove to elgol.

it was 6.30pm+ when we returned. it was still bright so we mights as well take a stroll. 🙂


as with some time to kill before dinner, we drove to elgol.

actually it was a bit of a long drive, taking about 1hr 40mins return.


elgol is a small fishing village. 



there is a coastal walk & caves, we didn’t have time so we just take in the views from the carpark on higher ground & relaxed.



elgol is also the place where you can take a boat to visit loch coruisk.

Loch Coruisk…an inland loch accessible by boat from Elgol, or on foot from Sligachan (approximately 7–8 miles distance). 



wife drove the journey back. the portion nearer elgol are single track roads passable by only 1 car, with passing lane at intervals.



after returning to duisdale, we took a walk down the short stretch of beach. then we washed & rest & looking forward to a nice dinner at the restaurant at the duisdale.

c.h.e.f andy


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