Welcome to Smiddy Cottage on South Uist offering luxury self catering acommodation in a one bedroom ECO friendly cottage with underfloor heating,near lochs and hills 5 min walk from beautiful Sandy beaches Lovely all round views,wild life amazing.
Smiddy cottage set in the remote village of Smerclate in the south west corner of South Uist.
Luxury 5 star ECO friendly cottage offering accomadation for two people in one bedroom.Cot provided for small child
The Smiddy has underfloor heating throughout the cottage managed by our eco friendly ground soure heating system which also heats the water.
The Smiddy is spacious with large Living room/Kitchen with all the mod cons
One Bedroom with luxury King sized bed.
Bathroom with spa bath and separate walk in shower.
Their is also two bicycles and two fishing rods in the the shed for your use.
Cottage is situated in remote crofting area surrounded by plenty wildlife including the very rare corncrake.
The island of South Uist is Approx 22 miles long x 7 wide Along the west coast of the island are beautiful white sandy beaches running continually up the westcoast bordering the beach is the machair land with its fantastic display of flowers in the Spring and Summers month,
the crofters plouge this arable land to grow potatoes and vegetable for their owe use and corn for their animals the east side of the island is for the more energetic with its many hills and sea lochs inlets,Ben Mor standing proud at just over 2000 ft offers you all round views,A fine chance to see St Kilda 40 miles North west of the uists, In those hills and lochs the wildlife is in abundance deer eagles owls henharriers grouse otthers etc.
Their are causeways linking those chain of islands together making it possible to visit Eriskay Benbecula North Uist Grimsay Berneray and baleshare,A day trip to the islands of Barra and Vatersay Are also possible,Day trips to St Kilda are possible in the summer month.
Their is a lovely Inn 5 min walk from the Smiddy (Polachar Inn) refreshments meals snack etc.
Shop 4 miles from cottage Coop this should meet all your needs
Post office 4 mile from cottage.
Bank Royal Bank Of Scotland 9 mile from Cottage this is in Lochboidale were the Ferry is berthed the Visit Scotland office is also here, their is a butcher shop and the Lochboisdale hotel, post office.cafe offering snacks and home baking worth a visit.