The Sheiling Caravan

Caravan Holiday Home

Achgarve, Laide Gairloch, Ross-shire, IV22 2NS

    2-bedroom caravan in crofting community at Laide near Gruinard Bay in Wester Ross.

    Spacious caravan, on private site on croft, overlooking beautiful mountains 10 minutes walk from the sea. Consists of 2 bedrooms, bathroom, well fitted kitchen-living area. Sorry no pets.

    The Sheiling is situated 2 miles from Laide (hotel/PO/shop), 16 miles north of Gairloch and 44 miles from Ullapool. A wide range of meals is available in cafes and restaurants in the local area.  Ideal for walking, fishing, bird-watching. 

    Achgarve consists of a remote scattering of croft-houses in a genuine peaceful Highland community whose welcome you will enjoy. The village has distant views across Gruinard Bay to the high mountains of An Teallach (3,383 ft). You can explore the outstandingly lovely scenery in search of rare birds of prey, and photograph the dramatic landscapes; walk the fine sandy beaches covered with shells while watching seals, possibly otters, and a myriad of seabirds; fish in a nearby loch, or take a sea-fishing trip from Gairloch. Ferry services operate for vehicles & passengers between Ullapool and Stornoway (Isle of Lewis) and the Summer Isles (passengers only).

    Other memorable places to visit are the traditional fishing village of Ullapool, Gairloch Heritage Centre, local arts and crafts, the breathtaking Corrieshalloch Gorge (32 miles), and the famous Inverewe Gardens. Local activities include pony-trekking, golf, sailing, bicycle hire and the Leisure Centre (Gairloch), and swimming (Poolewe).

    On clear nights, amateur and professional astronomers can enjoy an unparalleled view of the night sky, unpolluted by street-lighting.

    **10% discounts available through April, May and June. Call for details**

    Opening Times
    Open All Year
    2016 Opening Times
    1 Jan 2016 - 31 Dec 2016

    Room Information

    Number of Rooms / Units
    Room / Unit Type
    Room / Unit Tariff
    Holiday Home/Caravan
    £240.00 per unit per week

    Note: Prices are a guide only and may change on a daily basis.


    • Shop within 2 Miles / Mobile Shop


    • No Smoking Permitted


    • Payphones Available


    • Coastal Location
    • Rural Location
    • Village Location

    Public Transport Directions

    From the nearest information centre:- From Gairloch turn left out of car park then left onto main road A832 at T Junction. Continue to Laide post office, then left onto Mellon Udricle for 1.5 miles. Then left to Achgarve. The Sheiling is the 2nd house on the right. From Ullipool drive the Braemore junction turn right behind petrol station, continue to Laide post office turn right onto Mellon Udricle for 1.5 miles to Achgarve.

    Getting there by railway:- From Inverness railway station, by car follow signs to A9, continue to Tore roundabout then A835 to Braemore junction. Then A832 to Laide.

    Getting there by ferry:- From Ullapool by car follow A835 to Braemore junction then A832 to Laide.

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