Archies Cottage

Self Catering

12a New Garrabost, Point, Isle of Lewis, HS2 0PL

    Archie's Cottage is situated in a quiet cul-de-sac in the crofting community of Garrabost approx 7 miles from the main town of Stornoway, on a main bus route. The property is set in an elevated position with stunning views over Broadbay and the Minch

    The town of Stornoway has most local amenities including independent shops, supermarkets, restaurants, takeaways, cafes, petrol stations, a museum, golf course, sports centre, local arts centre and the historic Lews castle with acres of ground to go for walks. There is also a very popular farmers market held ever Saturday morning all year (and Friday afternoon during the summer) selling locally grown and made produce.


    • The cottage sleeps 6 with one double bedroom, one twin bedroom and a double sofa bed in the downstairs sitting room.
    • The bathroom has a modern suite with shower over the bath and heated towel rail.
    • The kitchen has an electric oven and hob, fridge freezer and washing machine, there is a washing line outside the cottage.
    • The dining room has a wood burning stove and the sitting room has a Freeview TV and DVD player.
    • Outside, the cottage has an enclosed garden and off road parking.
    • You will also receive a welcome tray containing tea, coffee, milk, sugar, 6 fresh free range eggs from the owner's hens and a locally made treat.
    • Electric is included in the price and bed linen & towels are provided; there is also an initial supply of logs, kindling, fire lighters and matches.

    The barn next to the cottage is used by a Harris Tweed weaver who is often there and would be pleased to have a chat with you.

    Opening Times
    Open All Year
    Opening Times 2014
    1 Jan 2014 - 31 Dec 2014

    Room Information

    Number of Rooms / Units
    Room / Unit Type
    Room / Unit Tariff
    Archies Cottage
    £400.00 per unit per week

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


    • Cot Available
    • Children Welcome


    • No Smoking Permitted


    • Village Location
    • Rural Location
    • Island Location
    • Coastal Location
    • Sea/Loch View


    • Private Car Space
    • On Public Transport Route
    • Private Parking
    • Free Parking On-Site


    • Kitchen
    • Freezer
    • Lounge
    • Laundry Facilities on Complex
    • Iron Available
    • Multi Fuel Wood Burning Stove
    • Linen Provided
    • Electric Cooker
    • Indoor Drying Facility
    • Shower
    • Fridge
    • Microwave
    • Washing Machine
    • Heating Throughout Property
    • Towels Provided
    • Drying Facilities
    • Log Fire
    • Outdoor Drying Facility
    • Electric Shaver Point
    • Hairdryer Available

    Leisure Facilities

    • TV Lounge
    • Hi-Fi
    • CD Player
    • Radio
    • Garden

    Special Requirements

    • Senior Citizens
    • Families
    • Single Travellers
    • No Pets Allowed
    • Non smokers
    • Business Travellers
    • Children Welcome

    Road Directions

    Follow the A866 towards the Airport, Continue along the A866, Crossing Rathad A Bhraigh (the Causeway). Carry on until you enter Garrabost, then take the 3rd Turning on your Right, at the crossroads by the Post Office. Archies Cottage is the 2nd house on the right.

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