Skeabost Country House Hotel, Skeabost, Isle of Skye

I knew the minute I turned off the road and onto Skeabost’s driveway that I would love this place. Something about the white building emerging through the trees hinted at historical grandeur and manicured and rambling grounds. Skeabost is typical of a traditional and very grand property, evidence … [Read more...]

Pool House, Poolewe

“O the summer time has come And trees are sweetly blooming And wild mountain thyme Grows around the purple heather. Will you go, lassie, go?” The Wild Mountain Thyme, Francis McPeake It is commonly accepted that the best time to see heather bloom in Scotland is towards the end of August and … [Read more...]