24 Lower Shader Self Catering House

Self Catering

24 Lower Shader, Shader, Barvas, Isle of Lewis, Isle of Lewis, HS2 0RH

    24 Lower Shader is a cosy and comfortable house in a small village on the North West of the Island, about 17 miles from Stornoway. The house was originally the family croft built in the 1920's and completely renovated in the 1990's.

    It is within walking distance of the shore and is in an ideal position for walkers, bird watchers,surfers and touring the island. The house which sleeps 4 to 6 people consists of 2 public rooms, 2 bedrooms, a downstairs bathroom and kitchen. There are two storage heaters and other electrical heaters and there is also the option of using the open fire in the living room and the stove in the kitchen. Much of the furniture in the second public room which can be used as a dining room or third bedroom is original. The hallway has a variety of old farming tools displayed on the walls.

    Price: £180-£220

    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*
    24 Lower Shader
    £220.00 per unit per week

    The price is weekly. In addition there is a charge for electricity which is read by meter at the start and end of your visit.

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


    • Shop within 2 Miles / Mobile Shop


    • Drying Facilities Tumble drier plus facility to drip dry wet clothes in 'old house'.
    • Electric Cooker
    • Freezer
    • Fridge
    • Fuel Charge
    • Hairdryer Available
    • Indoor Drying Facility Tumble drier
    • Iron Available
    • Kitchen
    • Lounge
    • Microwave
    • Open Hearth Fire Open fire in living room. Stove for cooking,water and general heating in kitchen.
    • Outdoor Drying Facility Large washing line. Plus facility for drip drying wet clothes.
    • Private Bathroom
    • Tumble Dryer
    • Washing Machine

    Leisure Facilities

    • DVD Player
    • Garden
    • Radio
    • Television

    Payment Methods

    • No credit cards accepted


    • Bike Storage Available 'Old house attached to cottage.
    • Free Parking On-Site
    • Parking
    • Private Parking


    • Children Welcome


    • No Smoking Permitted


    • Coastal Location
    • Island Location
    • Rural Location
    • Village Location

    Special Requirements

    • Children Welcome
    • Families
    • Non smokers
    • Pets Welcome By Arrangement

    Road Directions

    From Stornoway: Take the A857 towards Ness. Lower Shader is approximately 17 miles from Stornoway.

    From Harris: Take the A859 to Stornoway and follow directions as above.

    Public Transport Directions

    Getting there by aeroplane:- Flights to Stornoway airport from Glasgow or Inverness.

    Getting there by ferry:- From Ullapool to Stornoway - approx. 2hours 40 minutes.
    From Uig (Isle of Skye) to Tarbert (Isle of Harris)- approx 1hour 30minutes.

    Transport within Scotland

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    • Designated parking provided for guests with disabilities
      • Within about 50 metres from the main entrance
    • Route from the parking area to the entrance is :
      • flat, (i.e. without steps)

    This information is self-assessed; therefore we accept no liability for its accuracy. Please contact the venue for further information.

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