Elgol is reached by the B8083 from Broadford. The journey takes approximately 30 minutes and you will find breathtaking
views of the mountains, the sea and the Small Isles around every corner. Portree, Skye’s capital is only a 45 minute drive from
Elgol. You will find shops, restaurants, petrol at either Broadford or Portree and a small shop at Elgol will mean that you will
not need to worry about supplies. There are very many restaurants on Skye catering for varied tastes.
Please find some useful links below –
Travel and Transport:
Caledonian Macbrayne – For a more romantic crossing to the Misty Isle
Skye ferry – From Glenelg to Kylerhea
Skye Car Hire – Car rental from Kyle of Lochalsh
ScotRail – Train times to Kyle of Lochalsh
Mistyisletours – minibus guided tours
Places to Eat:
Coruisk House -Based in Elgol using local ingredients, Tel 01471 866330
Kinloch Lodge – The home of Lord & Lady MacDonald. Tel 01471 833333
Three Chimneys – Premium restaurant, Dunvegan, Tel 01470 511258
Harbour Restaurant – Seafood restaurant, Broadford, Tel 0147 822687
Duisdale House – Hotel & Restaurant, Isle Ornsay, Tel 01471 833202
Broadford Hotel – Hotel & Restaurant, Broadford, Tel 01471 822 204
Misty Isle Boat Trips – Boat Trips to Loch Coruisk for larger parties.
Seafari – High speed boat trips embarking at Armadale, Sleat.
Skye Serpentarium – The award-winning reptile centre.
Cuillin View Cafe – Coffee shop in Elgol with a stunning view of the Cuillins.
Blue Shed Coffee Shop – The Blue Shed Coffee Shop is in Torrin overlooking Blaven.