traditional hebridean cottage…

Our Cottage

Beautifully decorated, our traditional Hebridean cottage is both warm and welcoming. After a day spent exploring the island, settle down in front of the wood burning stove with a book, watch films, play Scrabble, do puzzles, or simply take it easy and relax.

Lounge

The kitchen is fully fitted with modern integrated appliances including double oven and grill, washing machine/drier, dish-washer and fridge freezer, and a wine fridge. For those of you that like to cook, there is a good range of cookbooks, pans, cookware and crockery that will allow you to make both simple or sumptuous meals.

There is a basic stock of everyday essentials such as cleaning products, herbs, spices, condiments etc. Tea towels and hand towels are supplied.

The bedroom has a comfortable kingsize bed and with a slightly quirky touch, there is a large freestanding bath in which you can luxuriously soak after your days activities. For those who prefer to shower, the separate shower room has old fashioned character with modern fittings with a large shower. Towels and bed linen are supplied. There is also a hair dryer in the bedroom.

As well as being a great place to relax, The Old Post Office is conveniently placed to access a variety of outdoor activities. There are walks around the village that allow you to gain fantastic views of the village and out to the Atlantic Ocean, plus others along the shore for the beachcomber in you. Golden Eagles, Sea Eagles and Buzzards are regularly seen, plus a variety of other migratory birds such as redwings and geese.

The cottage lies within close proximity of many archaeological, historical and cultural attractions and places of interest, such as The Calanais Stones, The Gearannan Blackhouses. and the Dùn Chàrlabhaigh Broch. As such you will find many days of interest and pleasure easily available to you. The island is famous for its production of Harris Tweed which you can see being made locally and purchase if you so wish.

Facilities

Rates

£85.00 per night.

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What our guests say…

The Old Post Office, run by Kim and Steve is a beautiful place to spend a few days; the house is very high spec in... read more

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Bill
17/07/17

The most gorgeous cottage I have ever come across. So cosy, clean and comfortable. Kim and Steve have created a lovely retreat that I am... read more

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Marilyn
07/05/18

Wunderschönes Ferienhaus, welches einem wie ein zuhause vorkommt, liebevolle Details und einfach perfekt, Steve und Kim sind äußerst zuvorkommend und wir hatten leider nur 3... read more

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Uwe
08/08/18

Amazing! Book now! What a find, great base to explore west Lewis. Super amenities and well equipped. Highly recommended

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Linzi
01/05/19

Couldn’t recommend this more highly. What an amazing place to stay, with so many nice extra touches and a really cute, cosy cottage. We will... read more

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Matt
04/07/19

A lovely place to stay to explore the beautiful island of Harris and Lewis. The cottage was extremely comfortable and very well equipped. Kim and... read more

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Lucy
04/09/19