Signal Box Holiday Apartment

The Signal Box as seen from the Main Street bridge

The Signal Box is a newly renovated structure built to the highest modern standard and comprises of a two storey stucture located alongside the railway line 300m from Kyle Station and just 10 minutes up the line from the beautiful village of Plockton.  This is the location of the original signal box and is set alongside the railway in a rock cutting.

 

The accommodation is conveniently located in the centre of Kyle of Lochalsh within five minutes walk of taxis, bus stops, banks, a post office, shops, retaurants and bars.  Buses to the Isle of Skye pass through Kyle a number of times daily.  The local tourist office is in Kyle, and a visit here will show all the attractions that the area has to offer.  And of course stunning the railway journey from Kyle goes though Plockton, alongside Lochcarron and on towards Inverness.

 

The Accomodation

The accommodation is in the lower floor and is compact at a size of 7m x 3.5m, but has all modern conveniences. The main area features a 'sitting room' area with a comfortable sofa, a dining table and chairs and a shelf with a few books for you to browse through.  WiFi is available.

 

The other end of the main area is a kitchen, with all that you might need, including a two ring hot plate, a combination oven/microwave, a variety of utensils and the usual cups, plates and cutlery.

 

  

Sleeping two people, the bedroom end features a 4' double bed with a 2'6" single over - this allows the accomodation to be used as a 'double' or a 'twin.'  Bed linen is included in the rental fees.

 

At one end of the accomodation there is a well appointed bathroom, with shower, loo and hand basin.  Just outside the bathroom there aer some useful shelves (for storing your holiday clothing).

 

Access is from Stoney Road, Kyle, down two flights of steps below the level of the road.  The first floor of the building is used as a model railway exhibition centre, and is open to the general public from 10am to 5pm daily.  A maximum number of 5 people are allowed into the exhibition at any one time.  Guests at our accomodation are given a free ticket to the exhibition.

 

There is a car park at the nearby swimming pool and fitness centre where vehicles can be left overnight at no charge.  This is a one minute walk from the Signal Box.  Please note that set down and unloading only is permitted at the entrance to the signal box. 

 

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