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The Black Shed is an architectural award winning, self-catering accommodation based on the Isle of Skye.

A wide angle, mid shot of The Black Shed from the side, showcasing Loch Dunvegan in the background.

Living

The Black Shed is the perfect place to relax and unwind. Simple, thoughtful design, comfortable furnishings, and a wood-burning stove keep you cosy and warm even in the harshest of Skye weather.

The Black Shed living room, with the wood burning stove to the left, and stylish furnishings surrounding.
A wide angle shot of The Black Shed living room, showcasing the stylish interior furnishings, and luxurious self-catering offering.
A closeup shot of the reading nook, showcasing the wide array of literature on offer in the accommodation.
The reading nook chaise longue, with the bookcase behind, and an example of the stylish local artwork featured throughout The Black Shed.
A closeup of the sofa, highlighting the stylish Skye Weavers throws which adorn The Black Shed self-catering accomodation.

Sleeping

Rest easy with the excitement of another day to come. The Black Shed’s king-size bed and quality bed linen are the perfect end to a perfect day on Skye. Your comfort is our priority; we don’t blame you if you want to stay in bed all day.

A daytime shot of the bed, the bedding is purposefully messy with an open book, suggesting a day spent relaxing in the stylish bedroom.
A stylistic shot of the bed, the bedding is purposefully messy with an open book and moody lighting, evocative of a night spent reading.
A stylistic shot, with a moody colour pallet focusing on the bed, the covers are stylishly unmade, suggestive of the morning after a good nights sleep.
A wide angle shot of the made-up bed, with stylish Skye Weavers throws and soft furnishings.
A wide angle shot of the bedroom, showing the antique wardrobe which features in the room.

Eating

Cook up a storm in The Black Shed kitchen, get creative with fire on the BBQ, or head out to sample local food and drink.

A stylistic shot looking through the double glazed window from outside The Black Shed, into the dining area. The table is set with a french press, and breakfast foods.
A closeup view of the kitchen pantry, highlighting the kitchen utensils and dinnerware, as well as the welcome basket of fresh, local & home-made foods.
A stylistic shot looking from the dining table out over the croft, towards the rolling hills in the background.
A closeup shot of tea being poured at the dining table, with a selection of local cheeses in the background.

Location

Just four miles from Dunvegan, The Black Shed is the perfect spot to explore the Isle of Skye. Lose yourself in the wild and rugged landscape, visit local artists and artisans, explore historic sites, sample local food and drink or soak up the island atmosphere.

A moody shot looking out from the porch of The Black Shed and out over the croft and towards the rolling hills in the background.
A photograph looking up the track which leads up to The Black Shed, covered in snow.
A portrait photograph of the burn which runs through and by the croft.
The view back towards The Black Shed self-catering accommodation as it sits on the croft, with Macleods tables in the background.
A hazy late afternoon photograph of the grassy planes running down from the foot of the hills at the base of the self-catering accommodation and on towards Loch Dunvegan.

As Featured In

The Black Shed, as featured in Buro 24/7
The Black Shed, as featured in Condé Nast Traveler
The Black Shed, as featured in The Gaurdian
The Black Shed, as featured in The Modern House
The Black Shed, as featured in National Geographic
The Black Shed, as featured in Suitcase Magazine
The Black Shed, as featured in Sheerluxe
The Black Shed, as featured in Time Out
The Black Shed, as featured in The Times
The Black Shed, as featured in Toast
The Black Shed, as featured in Urlaubs Architektur

Running bookings from Saturday – Saturday
The Black Shed is ideally suited for two people & a dog.

2024

Low Season: £890.00 – £928.00 per week
Mid Season: £1,065.00 – £1,230.00 per week
Christmas / New Year: £1,305.00 per week

2025

Low season: £940 – £978 per week
Mid Season: £1,115 – £1,280 per week
Christmas / New Year: Season: £1,355 per week

Discover The Black Shed

Nestled amongst the foothills of Macleods Tables, The Black Shed is a stylish self-catering experience with views towards Loch Dunvegan.