Kings Arms Hotel
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After leaving our lovely B&B, we ended up at King's ****...oops sorry King's Arm, an over-priced (100pds), dirty little hole where the food was brutal. But we did have a lovely drive around the Island to the Dunvegan Castle where the MacLeod Clan lived for 800 years. Nice gardens and castle and a good day for walking....then back to the "hotel".
Today was a massive day, we went to the Isle of Sky, on the way we had a couple of stops, the first one being Eilean Donan Castle - WOW. What a place it's absolutely beautiful - and that's from the outside, we didn't have time to go inside as we were covering a lot of ground, so we had to be happy with the photos (and we were). Then we made our way to Portree on the Isle of Skye, it's a lovely little village, it was so quiet then ...
... of footpath than I might have expected and the traffic wasn't too heavy but some logging lorries were definitely not hanging about. Passing through Ardelve I noticed an Outdoor Goods shop. A sign on the door said "Closed for Winter." It wasn't clear whether summer had been and gone in Ardelve or was yet to arrive. (sorry, no photo) The most significant landmark along the shore is the tourist honeypot, Eilean Donan Castle. The car park was busy; I didn't ...
... were forecast. When a trampers asked about the risk a park ranger suggested that he walk with taller people to avoid getting struck. Breakfast was taken at a great cafe in Glencoe Village where they were playing Dougie McPean music. The road through Glen Coe itself was spectacular. This was another memorable journey. We had lunch at ...
... place of the tour was Faery Glen. Unfortunately there weren't any fairies or Tinker Bell flying around, but it did look like a magical place. Hobbits or Teletubbies would probably live there, if it didn't get so cold. The area were these rolling hills with waterfalls, rocks, and sheep. It is said that if you take anything from the area, you get bad luck. Then we went to The Cullins, which unfortunately isn't the house ...
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TravelPod Member ReviewsKings Arms Hotel Kyleakin
Over priced, dirty, moldy and AWFUL food...lovely staff though
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