Vacation rentals in Portree

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Popular amenities for Portree vacation rentals

Stay near Portree's top sights

Portree Harbour17 locals recommend
Cuillin Hills Hotel24 locals recommend
The Granary21 locals recommend
The Isles Inn13 locals recommend
The Portree Hotel39 locals recommend
Cafe Arriba17 locals recommend

Quick stats about vacation rentals in Portree

Total rentals

210 properties

Rentals with dedicated workspaces

50 properties have a dedicated workspace

Pet-friendly rentals

20 properties allow pets

Family-friendly rentals

110 properties are a good fit for families

Total number of reviews

25K reviews

Nightly prices starting at

$40 before taxes and fees

Frequently Asked Questions

  • How is the weather in Portree?

    Portree experiences a temperate maritime climate. Summers are mild with average temperatures around 59°F (15°C), while winters are cooler, averaging around 39°F (4°C) with occasional frost. Rainfall is frequent throughout the year, so pack your waterproofs. During winter, snowfall is possible but not guaranteed.

  • What are some of the best things to do in Portree?

    In Portree, visitors frequently spend time exploring the vibrant streets, trying local seafood at nearby restaurants, or taking part in wildlife spotting boat tours. Hiking various trails like Old Man of Storr or visiting local landmarks such as Dunvegan Castle are also favored activities.

  • What is the best time of year to visit Portree?

    The most popular time to visit Portree is during the summer months, from June to August, when the weather is relatively warm and the days are long. The Isle of Skye Half Marathon in June and Skye Live, a music festival in September, are two notable events.

  • What are the best places to stay in Portree?

    The town center is an often recommended area to stay as it's close to shops, eateries, and the harbor. For those seeking tranquility, accommodations near the countryside or along the coast provide serene views of the sea or rolling landscapes.

  • What are the best places to visit in Portree?

    Popular places to explore in Portree include the bustling Portree Harbour, the charming Somerled Square, and the historic Aros Centre. Nature lovers often appreciate exploring Quiraing landscape and Fairy Pools, both teeming with stunning geological features.

  • What are some hiking trails in Portree?

    Portree is a hiker's paradise with trails like Old Man of Storr, a 3.8 miles (6.1 km) round trip, and Quiraing, a 4.2 miles (6.8 km) circuit. For an easier trek, Scorrybreac Circuit is a 2.4 miles (3.9 km) walk boasting panoramic views of Portree Bay.

  • What are some family activities to do in Portree?

    Families often enjoy visiting the Aros Centre to explore Scottish culture, wildlife boat tours to spot seals, or walking tours around Portree's quaint shops and harbor. The Dinosaur Footprints at Staffin Beach is also a fascinating family outing.

  • What are some of the best day trip ideas in Portree?

    Day trips from Portree often involve exploring the Isle of Skye, such as visiting the famed Fairy Pools, Neist Point Lighthouse, or Talisker Bay. Another frequently suggested idea is a boat trip to the nearby Raasay Island for a change of scenery and pace.

  • How much does it cost to stay in apartment rentals in Portree?

    Experience the best of Portree with our apartment rentals, starting at about $40 per day, before taxes and fees. Embrace comfort and style while staying within your budget in your home away from home.

  • What types of vacation rentals are available in Portree?

    Uncover the perfect home-away-from-home with our diverse selection of vacation rentals in Portree. From over 70 house rentals to over 20 cottage rentals, we've got you covered. For even more variety, explore our Airbnb Categories to find the ideal space for your getaway.

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