Portree travel guide

Portree Tourism | Portree Guide

You're Going to Love Portree

With a population of 2,410, Portree is a must-see destination in Scotland, United Kingdom. It is among the most popular tourist destinations in the country. Consider staying at least one whole day in Portree to see all of its attractions.

Where to Eat in Portree

If you’re looking for affordable options, Frasers at the Bracken Hide (Struan Rd) and Gasta Port Righ (Isle of Skye Candle Co. Visitor Centre) are great picks.

When to visit Portree

Portree in April
Estimated hotel price
1 night at 3-star hotel
Portree in April
Estimated hotel price
1 night at 3-star hotel

How to Get to Portree


Although Portree doesn’t have its own airport, you can fly to Isle of Barra North Bay (BRR), which is located 87 km from Portree.


Another option to get to Portree is to pick up a car hire from Edinburgh, which is about 245 km from Portree. You’ll find branches of GREEN MOTION and DRIVALIA , among others, in Edinburgh.

Airports near Portree

Airlines serving Portree

Good (671 reviews)
British Airways
Good (3,392 reviews)
Good (4,163 reviews)
Air France
Good (817 reviews)
Qatar Airways
Good (2,181 reviews)
Good (1,400 reviews)
Good (1,327 reviews)
American Airlines
Good (5,469 reviews)
Virgin Atlantic
Good (510 reviews)
Kenya Airways
Good (103 reviews)
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Where to stay in Portree

Average rates range from around $341 per night for a double room in a 3-star hotel to $423 and up for a 5-star experience.

Where to stay in popular areas of Portree

Most booked hotels in Portree

Cuillin Hills Hotel
Excellent (9.4, Excellent reviews)
Flodigarry Hotel And Skye Restaurant
Good (7.7, Good reviews)
The Royal Hotel
Good (7.4, Good reviews)
Tongadale Hotel
Poor (0, Poor reviews)
Dunollie Hotel
Good (6.6, Good reviews)

Hiring a car in Portree

Expect to pay $3.23 per litre in Portree (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your car hire, filling up the tank will cost between $38.71 and $51.61.