Map & Directions

Arriving from the South via Mallaig or Skye bridge on the A87.

Follow the A87 to Portree. When you get to the school on the left hand side follow the road round to the right towards the town centre. Do not take the left hand turn-off which is signed to Uig.

Continue to follow the road which is now the A855 some 16 miles until you come to Staffin. At the bottom of the hill leading into Staffin turn left immediately after crossing the River Kilmartin. Follow this single track road signed Marishader and Garos for about 2.5 miles until you reach the township of Marishader. Marishader Cottage is the 5th driveway on the left. Parking is beside the house.

Arriving from the North via Uig and the ferry.

From the ferry terminal drive approximately 1 mile and then take the sharp left hand turn signed A855 Staffin which doubles back on itself and climbs the hill.

Follow this road some 11 miles through Kilmuir, Duntulm, Floddigarry and Digg until you reach Staffin after going round Staffin Bay. At the bottom of the hill leading into Staffin from Portree turn right immediately before crossing the River Kilmartin. Follow this single track road signed Marishader and Garos for about 2.5 miles until you reach the township of Marishader. Marishader Cottage is the 5th driveway on the left. Parking is beside the house.

Click here for a map of the A855 courtesy of www.streetmap.co.uk. (opens in a new page)