Our Pub

Unwind after a day exploring the Isle of Skye


Excellent Drink

Outstanding Food


At The Old Inn we are delighted to stock a variety of local ales including the Skye Ale range. We are proud to stock Talisker whisky with the distillery itself only being a short walk down the road from our location.

We sell a comprehensive menu of pub classics ranging from Fish and Chips to Vegan Curry. Our ever changing specials board ensures their is always something new to sample on our menu!

We are delighted to provide free WIFI to all of our customers. Perfect for sharing photos with your friends as you enjoy a pint of local ale in our bar!

Drink, eat, enjoy

The Old Inn is a free house pub set on the shores of Loch Harport. Popular with locals as well as tourists and hill walkers, The Old Inn offers a warm highland welcome to all including dogs. CAMRA recommended, the real ales flow and award winning food is freshly prepared and served.


Our highly trained chefs create highland dishes with local fish, meat and produce used in abundance. Our kitchen is open for all to enjoy from breakfast (7.45am till 9.30am) to lunches and dinners all day every day from noon.

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The Isle of Skye's best Pub

As awarded in the recent Taste Local Awards

Where are we located?

We are located in Carbost on the Isle of Skye nestled in between the spectacular Cuillin Mountain Range and Loch Harport. Our property offers outstanding views which can be enjoyed from an outside private seating area.

Do you also have accommodation?

In our Lodge, The Old Inn provides bed and breakfast accommodation in our modern ensuite rooms. Each has views of the loch, ensuite shower and toilet, Freesat TV, hair dryer and tea/coffee facilities. We also have a bunkhouse which can sleep 24 occupants.

How can I book?

If you would be interested in booking a room at our accommodation, please click the book now button at the bottom of the page. We can only take table reservations for guests staying at the Old Inn, otherwise working on a first come first served basis for lunch and evening meals.

A busy bar

Live music also provided on selected days

Local Ales

Enjoy local food and drink

Great Value

Our Inn offers a great dining experience

Award winning service

We were delighted to win the 2019 Taste Local Best Pub on Skye Award. At the Old Inn our priority is our customers and we always strive for the highest levels of customer satisfaction. Whether it's advice on where to visit on the Island or guidance on the best dishes on our menu our staff will be delighted to assist you.


Great bar


Members of staff


Bed and Breakfast Rooms


Person Bunk House

The perfect base for exploring the Isle of Skye

Everything you need in a stunning convenient location.

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