Kennary Bay

Self Catering

Outend, Scalpay, Isle of Harris, HS4 3YG

    Kennary Bay is a lovely small house on the beautiful and unique island of Scalpay. Ideal accommodation for 2/3 people, having 2 bedrooms.

    Situated at Outend on the island of Scalpay, which is connected by road bridge to the larger and scenically dramatic Isle of Harris and just fifteen minutes drive from the ferry port at Tarbert in Harris.

    Using Kennary Bay as a base the visitor has access to the long sandy beaches on the west side of Harris, the stunning Bays of Harris along the east coast, hill walking in the Clisham range and other hills, or a relaxing day sitting out on the decking at Kennary Bay looking out over the sea loch to the Minch beyond.


    ►  Idyllic situation overlooking sea loch and views towards Skye across the Minch.

     ► Modern and luxurious accommodation.

     ► Perfect for outdoor pursuits lovers.

    ► A wildlife "heaven".

    ► Easy access to the ferry port at Tarbert (15mins. drive).

    ► Less than 1 hours drive to Stornoway (airport and ferry port).

    ► Owner (Eileen Carr) encourages further direct enquiries regarding Kennary Bay and/or the local facilities.








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

    Arrival from 4pm Saturday - vacate before 10am Saturday.

    Room Information

    Number of Rooms / Units
    Room / Unit Type
    Room / Unit Tariff*
    Kennary Bay
    £375.00 per unit per week

    Kennary Bay is available for holiday lets at a cost of £375 per week. This price is all inclusive of electricity/LPG gas, and all linen and towels are provided.

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

    Accommodation Type

    • Cottage
    • Self Catering Holiday 2 bedrooms ideal for 2/3 people. Ideal location for walkers, cyclists, bird watchers and other wildlife enthusiasts, and other outdoor pursuits. Not to ignore of course a bit of R @ R.


    • Dishwasher
    • Freezer
    • Fridge
    • Gas Cooker Calor gas (Red)
    • Hairdryer Available
    • Heating Throughout Property Electric economy heating in living areas and manually operated electric wall heaters in bedrooms.
    • Iron Available
    • Kitchen modern well-equipped kitchen with views over the loch towards the Minch.
    • Linen Provided
    • Microwave
    • Outdoor Drying Facility In the garden.
    • Private Bathroom
    • Shower Thermostatically controlled electric shower.
    • Towels Provided
    • Washing Machine

    Languages Spoken

    • Gaelic Speaking Scalpay is a Gaelic speaking island.


    • Coastal Location
    • Island Location
    • Lochside Location
    • Sea/Loch View

    Special Requirements

    • Dogs Welcome Up to 2 well behaved acceptable. Note that Scalpay does have grazing sheep at certain times of the year.


    • Shop within 2 Miles / Mobile Shop Community owned shop and cafe in Scalpay village with free WIFI.


    • Internet Access WIFI availability at the Scalpay Community shop (free).
    • No Smoking Permitted

    Leisure Facilities

    • CD Player
    • DVD Player plus DVD recorder.
    • Garden Not suitable ground for young chidren and no suitable disabled access.
    • Hi-Fi With i phone/i pad dock.
    • Radio
    • Satellite / Cable TV Sky Freesat installed (non subscription)
    • Television 26" LED flat screen.
    • WiFi Free WIFI available at the Scalpay Community shop.

    Payment Methods

    • Cheque Payable to Eileen Carr
    • No credit cards accepted


    • Cycle Hire Nearby Cycle hire available in Tarbert near the Ferry port.
    • On Public Transport Route Provided by Community bus (6 days per week).
    • Private Car Space outside the gate (steep drive)

    Road Directions

    Situated approx. 2 miles from the Scalpay bridge, on the main road (single track)  towards the lighthouse,on the right hand side.

    Public Transport Directions

    If visitors do not have use of a car there is a regular community bus service to Tarbert (7 miles), from where there are transport connections to Leverburgh (South Harris) and to Stornoway (Lewis).

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