A warm welcome awaits you at The Spoons Luxury B&B on the Isle of Skye. Constructed in 2009, The Spoons offers luxurious rooms and delicious food in a stunning purpose-built, 5 Gold Star Boutique Bed & Breakfast. Situated on a working croft in North Skye on Loch Snizort and near Portree, The Spoons is the ideal place from which to explore the nooks and crannies of the island. The Spoons has 3 lovely individually-designed en suite bedrooms and an open plan guest dining and living room with a cozy wood burning stove. Throughout the house you'll discover beautiful textiles, a mixture of antique and contemporary furnishings and original artworks. There are plenty of books, maps and local tourist information for you to browse through and your hosts, Marie and Ian, are more than happy to help you plan your day to make the most of your time on the Isle of Skye.
Rooms & Amenities
All 3 bedrooms at The Spoons have large comfy beds, with crisp white Egyptian cotton linen, feather & down pillows and duvets, (non allergenic also available – please let us know at time of reservation). The luxury bathrooms have large fluffy towels, waffle bath robes and organic toiletries from Purdies of Argyll.
All Guestrooms Feature:
Complimentary WiFi Internet Access
Hospitality Tray with Nespresso Coffeemaker
DVD/CD Player (Complimentary DVD Library)
Roberts Radio Alarm with iPod Dock
Your stay at The Spoons also includes complimentary tea with home-baking from 4:00pm until 6:00pm each day.
Food plays an important role at The Spoons with the emphasis on fresh, local, seasonal, and wherever possible, organic produce. The island has a wealth of dedicated producers growing the very best ingredients and your hosts take great pride in using these to make your breakfast a memorable experience.
Breakfast will set you up for the day and is served at individual tables in the Dining Room, overlooking Loch Snizort, between 8.30am and 10.00am (earlier breakfast by arrangement). Begin by choosing from freshly squeezed orange juice, homemade bread, preserves, pancakes, homemade granola, porridge, yoghurt and fruit. Followed by variations on a cooked breakfast, including dry cured bacon, Stornoway black pudding, delicious sausages, locally smoked fish and freshly laid eggs from The Spoons' own hens and of course freshly brewed coffee and tea.
Your hosts are very happy to help you with dinner arrangements, including advice and making reservations. There are many restaurants to choose from on Skye, especially in Portree, just 9 miles away.
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