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…

Stayed at the old post office for 3 nights. This place is every bit as nice as the profile suggests. The old post house was... read more

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Chris
07/07/17

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

A wonderful, comfortable, home from home. Everything you need, and more. Very nicely decorated, and a fantastic log burner. Excellent location for visiting the historic... read more

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Andrew
13/10/18

The Old Postoffice is everything you want in a accommodation, and more.
It has a great bed, a great kitchen, washing machine with dryer option, dishwasher,...
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Peter
07/09/17

The Old Post Office feels like home as soon as you step in. An excellent base for exploring, remote enough that you can see shooting... read more

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Matthew
31/10/17

A total delight. Everything is lovely at The Old Post Office.

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Julie
14/02/19