Marmalade is grade “B” listed building, dating back to 1817. Boat and distillery trips depart from Portree and the rocky hill The Old Man of Storr is 7 miles away. Free Wi-Fi is available throughout. The spacious rooms overlook the landscaped garden, Portree Bay, and the outline of Cuillin Hills. Guests can enjoy an en suite bathroom, tea and coffee making facilities and a flat-screen TV. Breakfast is served daily and includes a buffet-style continental, and a cooked Full Scottish option. The landscaped gardens offer an alfresco dining area, and the bar opens out to reveal an intimate heated courtyard. Free private parking is possible on site.

Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 9.0 for a two-person trip.

Marmalade has been welcoming guests since 7 Nov 2012.

Property highlights

Top location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.0)

Great Food: Meals here are highly recommended

Breakfast info

Continental, Full English/Irish, Vegetarian, Gluten-free

Free private parking available at the hotel


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Room type
1 sofa bed
1 large double bed
1 extra-large double bed
2 single beds
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Guest reviews


Value for money
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  • Anita
    Perfect location, quiet yet within walking distance of main township. Bed was very comfortable and room was clean, warm and well equipped
  • Ximena
    Views, food , helpfull staff . Sister restaurant was also great
  • White
    United StatesUnited States
    Beautiful hotel with a very nice, very comfortable room. Bed and linens were really nice and we slept so well. The toiletries were all scented with essential oils and smelled so good. There was a shower and soaker tub in the bathroom and both...
  • Zzzbro
    United KingdomUnited Kingdom
    Comfortable room. Quaint cottage style building. Decor excellent 👌. Breakfast awesome both continental and Scottish breakfast. Most delicate croissants and scrambled eggs. Lamb sausages excellent. Shower excellent and amenities soap, shower gel,...
  • Catherine
    Breakfast choices excellent, room clean and very comfortable, lovely furnishings
  • Amy
    Very clean, great location only a few mins walk to everything in Portree town centre, staff very friendly & helpful. Overall a very nice, warm & welcoming stay!
  • Gregory
    Great hotel and the room was excellent, unfortunately, the Restaurant was closed on our one-night stay, with some choices in town but not extensive. Breakfast was excellent
  • Wong
    Breakfast in terms of quality of food & service is excellent. Reception staff were attentive & helpful and gave very good recommendations. Food at sister restaurant Dulse & Bose was great too.
  • Sean
    United KingdomUnited Kingdom
    styling and location and staff very helpful and friendly
  • Chloe
    United KingdomUnited Kingdom
    the rooms were amazing, the staff were just Fantastic! it was the perfect! first time in Skye! I would highly Recommend staying here! 10/10

Property questions and answers
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The property usually replies within a few hours

  • Do you have wet rooms?

    Dear Sir/Madam, Yes, we have en-suite bathrooms with the bedrooms. Kind regards, Marmalade Team
    Answered on 19 August 2021
  • Hi, do you allow dogs?

    Good afternoon, Thank you for your enquiry and interest. The Marmalade Hotel is unfortunately not a pet-friendly hotel. Our apologies for any inconven..
    Answered on 8 May 2021
  • Hi Can we book dinner on 13th October arrival? Kind regards

    Due to unforeseen circumstances and the on-going impact of covid we are regrettably unable to open our Chargrill restaurant for dinner. Apologies for ..
    Answered on 27 September 2021
  • Is there a bar / lounge area

    Thank you for your enquiry , Yes we have a bar area which serves local drinks . Kind Regards Reservation
    Answered on 6 October 2020
  • Do you allow dogs

    Hello, We are not pet-friendly unfortunately. Kind regards, Reservations
    Answered on 22 May 2021
  • Do you take dogs? we have a border terrier

    Thank you for your enquiry - unfortunately, the Marmalade Hotel is not pet friendly. Our apologies for any inconvenience this may cause. Kind regards ..
    Answered on 11 June 2021
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Hotel surroundings *

1 restaurant on site

  • Chargrill
    • Cuisine
      Scottish • Steakhouse
    • Open for
    • Ambiance
      Modern • Romantic
    • Dietary options
      Vegetarian • Vegan • Gluten-free • Dairy-free

Facilities of Marmalade
Great facilities! Review score, 8.8

Most popular facilities
  • Free parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Restaurant
  • Tea/coffee maker in all rooms
  • Bar
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Bath or shower
  • Slippers
  • Private bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Bathrobe
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Picnic area
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Sun terrace
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Coffee machine
  • Electric kettle
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
  • Temporary art galleries
  • Horse riding
    Additional chargeOff-site
  • Cycling
  • Hiking
Living Area
  • Seating Area
  • Desk
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable channels
  • Telephone
  • TV
Food & Drink
  • Fruits
    Additional charge
  • Wine/champagne
    Additional charge
  • Kid meals
  • Special diet menus (on request)
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
  • Tea/Coffee maker
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Free private parking is possible on site (reservation is not needed).
  • Electric vehicle charging station
  • Accessible parking
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Executive lounge access
  • Fax/photocopying
    Additional charge
  • 24-hour front desk
Reception services
  • Invoice provided
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Key card access
  • Safety deposit box
  • Designated smoking area
  • Non-smoking throughout
  • Heating
  • Soundproofing
  • Carpeted
  • Soundproof rooms
  • Fan
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Emergency cord in bathroom
  • Lower bathroom sink
  • Higher level toilet
  • Toilet with grab rails
  • Wheelchair accessible
Languages spoken
  • English

Sustainable initiatives

This property has taken steps to provide more sustainable and environmentally friendly travel

House rules

Marmalade takes special requests - add in the next step!


From 15:30


Until 11:00



Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodation type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check the conditions of your required room.

Children and beds

Child policies

Children are not allowed.

Cot and extra bed policies

Cots and extra beds are not available at this property.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18


Pets are not allowed.

Maestro Mastercard Visa American Express Cash is not accepted Marmalade accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

When booking 4 rooms or more, different policies and supplements will apply.

Please note that the restaurant is currently open for breakfast and dinner. Booking in advance highly recommended.

FAQs about Marmalade

  • The prices at Marmalade may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates you select, hotel's policy etc.). See the prices by entering your dates.

  • Guests staying at Marmalade can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 9.0).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Continental
    • Full English/Irish
    • Vegetarian
    • Gluten-free

  • Check-in at Marmalade is from 15:30, and check-out is until 11:00.

  • Room options at Marmalade include:

    • Double
    • Family
    • Twin

  • Marmalade is 450 yards from the centre of Portree. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

  • Marmalade offers the following activities / services (charges may apply):

    • Cycling
    • Hiking
    • Temporary art galleries
    • Horse riding

  • Marmalade has 1 restaurant:

    • Chargrill