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The Blackhouse and The Croft House are two individual luxury cottages on the beautiful Waternish peninsula of Skye with spectacular sea views from every window. We have carefully crafted the interiors of each cottage using antiques, contemporary pieces, luxury fabrics and soft furnishings—perfect for a romantic getaway for two.

Browse our gallery of cottage images and discover the awe-inspiring landscape on the doorstep at Mint Croft.

Blackhouse Cottage. The first floor elevated bedroom, with super-king bed and sitting room suite and endless sea views. Blackhouse has a spacious, slate-floored kitchen and dining area with one original one metre thick walls.

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British Vogue

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"By the time you reach Mint Croft, profoundly pretty, detailed and handcrafted cottages, your eyes will be on stalks at the kaleidoscopic patterns thrown up by the light coming off the sea."

Condé Nast Traveller

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Upstairs in the Blackhouse cottage. Floor to ceiling windows frame stunning views over Loch Snizort.

"Walk from your front door along the loch and spot minke whales, sea eagles and dolphins and not another soul. That said, Stein Inn, the islands oldest pub, is but a 10 minute drive away."

British Vogue

Croft House. A spacious, slate-floored kitchen and dining area feature a fully equipped deVOL hand-crafted Shaker kitchen. Croft House Cottage - A traditional Hebridean croft house built in 1934 by local craftsman in village stone.

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Homes & Antiques Magazine

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"It's a labour of love created by a couple of designers turned modern-day crofters. You'll want to hole up here and never leave."

The Telegraph

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Croft House cottage has a toasty wood-burning stove with views out to the Islands of Harris and Lewis.

The Best Places to Elope in Scotland

The Caryls Photography

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Croft House cottage. Upstairs, the bedroom has a vaulted ceiling with beams in local Douglas Fir and a super-king bed with a custom made headboard in designer linen.

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Food & Drink Magazine

Croft House cottage. Upstairs landing window seat. Gaze out to sea and spot minke whales, dolphins and sea eagles.
Croft House cottage. Fired Earth designer bathroom with rain-head shower and large bath.
JI 100515 Mint Croft 061 Croft House. The welcoming stone-walled sitting room and library has a toasty wood-burning stove and solid oak floor boards.

"If it’s not already, the Isle of Skye should be on everyone’s bucket list. Mint Croft is just one more reason to head north."

London Evening Standard

Panoramic sea views to the Ascribe Islands and out to Harris and Lewis.
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"Mint Croft melds the genius of traditional craftmanship with comfort and contemporary style."

Scotland on Sunday

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Blackhouse luxury self-catering cottage. Think Harris tweed furnishings, local sheepskins and and sheepskins.
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"A croft in mint condition! Book it now, don’t hesitate."

Chic Scotland

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Blackhouse luxury cottage has an open plan dining area featuring a fully equipped deVol hand-crafted kitchen.