King's Arms

King StreetKyleakinIV41 8PHUnited Kingdom

About King's Arms

Dating as far back as the 17th Century, King's Arms is a hotel on the Isle of Skye which offers views of the mainland.

Guestrooms feature TVs, telephones and tea and coffee-making facilities. Each room has an en suite bathroom. A wake up call is available.

Wi-Fi is free in public areas and self parking is provided without charge. There is a fireplace in the lobby of this smoke-free hotel, which also has a snooker table. Amenities include luggage storage and multilingual staff.

A complimentary breakfast is served every morning. Along with a restaurant offering Scottish dishes and fine wines, the hotel has a bar/lounge, in which guests can relax with a drink.

Situated in Kyleakin, King's Arms is under a mile from Caisteal Maol and Skye Bridge. Dunvegan Castle, Loch Carron and Loch Hourn are also in the area. Skye Serpentarium and Plockton Harbour are within eight miles.


King Street, Kyleakin, IV41 8PH, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44(843)1787129 | Fax: +44(843)1787130 | Official Homepage

Top amenities

  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • WiFi in rooms
  • Pool
  • Spa
  • Parking
  • Pets
  • A/C
  • Restaurant
  • Hotel bar
  • Gym

All amenities

Hotel facilities

  • 24-hour reception
  • Computer with internet
  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • Hotel bar
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Parking garage
  • Pets allowed
  • Restaurant
  • Terrace
  • WiFi in lobby

Room facilities

  • Bathroom with bathtub
  • Bathroom with shower
  • Central heating
  • Electric kettle
  • Room safe
  • Telephone
  • Television

Arrival / Departure

  • Check-in: 15:00
  • Check-out: 11:00

Positive Reviews

A fine view.

King's Arms delivers a really great view over the water to Kyle of Lochalsh. It'll give you a fine sense of location and is a nice thing to wake up to.

The location is convenient.

The hotel is positioned well, really close to Skye Bridge. There are local bars and restaurants nearby too, so you won't be short of amenities.

Friendly employees.

The staff here are very affable and will give you a warm welcome.

Negative Reviews

It's all a bit tired.

The décor at King's Arms is quite dated and the whole place could really use a serious revamp. The carpets are threadbare and some of the furniture torn. The corridor floors are quite uneven as well and there doesn't seem much in the way of soundproofing.

Getting online isn't straightforward.

There's no internet in the rooms, so you'll have to head to the lounge if you want to connect. Unfortunately, even when you are able to log on, you'll find it to be rather slow. This can quickly get frustrating.

Attention levels drop.

While the employees are friendly, you might notice that the level of personal attention you receive from staff really tails off when coach parties visit the property, which happens frequently. You may find that you have to book for dinner in advance as th

Rating Overview

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6 /10
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6 out of 10 based on 929 reviews