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TITLE
Portree Hotel
EXTERNAL ID
QZP40_784_P024
PLACENAME
Portree
DISTRICT
Skye
OLD COUNTY/PARISH
INVERNESS: Portree
DATE OF IMAGE
1893
PERIOD
1890s
SOURCE
Highland Libraries
ASSET ID
31336
KEYWORDS
hotels
tourism
accommodation
Portree
Skye
Isle of Skye
islands
Portree Hotel

The Portree Hotel is in Somerled Square in Portree. The hotel was built in 1865. This advertisement claims that the hotel offers about 60 apartments of superior quality at a moderate price. With steamers calling at Portree regularly, it was a popular tourist destination and base for exploring the island.

This illustration was taken from 'Mackenzie's Guide to Inverness', by Alexander Mackenzie (Inverness, 1893)

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Portree Hotel

INVERNESS: Portree

1890s

hotels; tourism; accommodation; Portree; Skye; Isle of Skye; islands

Highland Libraries

Fraser Mackintosh Collection (illustrations)

The Portree Hotel is in Somerled Square in Portree. The hotel was built in 1865. This advertisement claims that the hotel offers about 60 apartments of superior quality at a moderate price. With steamers calling at Portree regularly, it was a popular tourist destination and base for exploring the island.<br /> <br /> This illustration was taken from 'Mackenzie's Guide to Inverness', by Alexander Mackenzie (Inverness, 1893)