Leumadair Guest House


7a Callanish, Calanais, Callanish, Isle of Lewis, Outer Hebrides, HS2 9DY

    Don and Nita offer a warm welcome at Leumadair Guest House in Callanish Isle of Lewis on a working croft Our accommodation is spacious and comfortable We have 1 family room 2 double rooms and 1 twin room wheelchair friendly Wi-Fi available


    Don and Nita offer you a warm welcome at Leumadair Guest House in the village of Callanish, Isle of Lewis, on a working croft (Small Farm) where we carry on the tradition of working the land and raising animals. 

    We keep Highland Cattle, Gloucester Old Spot Pigs free-range hens, and four horned Hebridean sheep. Croft-made smoked bacon, sausages (made to Nita’s secret recipe, when she can find her recipe book) and free range eggs are served at breakfast complimented by the local Stornoway black pudding, a range of continental breakfast items are also available

    Leumadair Gaelic for ‘dolphin ’ is within sight of the famous Callanish (Calanais) Stones, which can be seen from most of the bedroom windows

    The Guest House accommodation is spacious and comfortable; there is a warm friendly atmosphere, and Don is very happy to share his wealth of local knowledge and anecdotes we have facilities for Families Anglers, Walkers, Cyclists those with impaired mobility, those with pets and anyone else that wants to appreciate the peace and tranquillity of our historic and beautiful island

    All our rooms are en-suite. 

    We have 1 family room with a king-size bed and bunk beds

    2 double rooms and 1 twin room, which is wheelchair friendly.

    Tariff starts from £40:00 per person per night based on two people sharing reduced rates for children and longer stays

    There is no TV but Wi-Fi is available for those who really want to contact the outside world

    In addition we offer Hawk experience sessions, which should be pre-booked.  These allow you to have first hand experience with our Harris Hawks and our Barn Owl,  

    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*
    Double Room
    £40.00 per person per night (breakfast inc.)
    Family Rooms 1
    £40.00 per person per night (breakfast inc.)
    Twin Room ( Wheel Chair friendly)
    £40.00 per person per night (breakfast inc.)

    1. Bed & Breakfast £40:00 to £45:00 per adult per night for bed and breakfast 2. Single Occupancy £60:00 to £66:00 per adult per night for bed and breakfast 3. Dinner £25:00 per adult per night 4. Accompanied Children under 5 years old staying in family rooms - Free of charge 5. Accompanied Children 5-10 years old staying in family rooms - £12:00 6. Accompanied Children 10 - 16 years old staying in family rooms - £22:00 7. 16 years and over Full price 8. Children staying in separate room Full Price 9. Deposit £15:00 per person per night 10. Dogs £40:00 Deposit 11 Discount on stays of 3 nights and above please phone or e-mail for details

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

    Accommodation Type

    • Farm We are a working Croft


    • Children Welcome Our family room has bunk beds
    • Children's Menu Available On Request Also at Pols Pantry
    • Cot Available If Notified in advance
    • Highchair Available On Request


    • Internet Access Free WIFI available
    • Level Access ramps to guest entrance Accommodation all on one level (Ground Floor) Twin Room is wheelchair friendly
    • No Smoking Permitted We have a strict no smoking policy


    • Coastal Location
    • Island Location Isle of Lewis
    • Property On Farm We are a working croft and have a variety of farm yard animals including Hens / Hebridean Four Horned Sheep / Highland Cows and Gloucester Old Spots Pigs
    • Remote Location
    • Rural Location
    • Sea/Loch View
    • Village Location In the village of Callanish

    Special Requirements

    • Business Travellers
    • Children Welcome
    • Coach Parties Welcome By Arrangement Every sunday at Pol's Pantry
    • Disabled Citizens
    • Dogs Welcome If accompanied by well behaved owners
    • Families
    • Groups Welcome
    • Non smokers This is a smoke free environment
    • Pets Welcome
    • Pets Welcome By Arrangement
    • Senior Citizens
    • Single Travellers We have no single rooms and charge £60:00 per person per night for bed and breakfast for single occupancy of a double or twin room
    • Young People


    • Breakfast Available Continental Breakfast available on self service basis Cooked breakfast available please order the night before use of our own home made sausages/ Bacon /and our own free range eggs
    • Bring Your Own Bottle No corkage charge We are happy to supply glasses
    • Cafe / Restaurant available on site Pols Pantry is open every Sunday during the season Serving Tea / Coffee /Home baking and light lunches
    • Dairy Free If Notified in Advance
    • Dinner Available 3 Course Meal and Coffee available 1900 hrs Sunday Monday Thursday One pot suppers available on the remaining days All need to be prebooked
    • Eating Out Facilities within 2 miles Callanish Visitors Centre See their web site for details
    • Evening Meal Available 3 Course Meal and Coffee available 1900 hrs Sunday Monday Thursday One pot suppers available on the remaining days All need to be prebooked
    • Evening Meal By Arrangement 3 Course Meal and Coffee available 1900 hrs Sunday Monday Thursday One pot suppers available on the remaining days All need to be prebooked
    • Gluten Free Selection Gluten free Cereals bread or Roll and home made Gluten free sausages always available For Gluten free evening meals please Notify in advance
    • Nut Free Meals If Notified in advance
    • Shop within 2 Miles / Mobile Shop Callanish Post office in easy walking distance
    • Tea & Coffee Available In Rooms
    • Vegan Meals Available If Notified in advance
    • Vegetarian If Notified in advance
    • Vegetarian Food Available If Notified in advance


    • Bunk Beds In family room
    • Drying Facilities Drying racks available in all guest rooms
    • Electric Shaver Point
    • Hairdryer Available
    • Heating Throughout Property Adjustable radiators in all rooms
    • Lounge Guest lounge available range of board game available but NO TV
    • Shower Ensuite
    • Towels Provided
    • WC EnSuite All rooms have their own EnSuite with toilet washand basin and the best shower in Scotland
    • Washing Machine We are happy to put one mixed load of laundry through our washing machine and tumble dryer if given enough notice there is a charge for this service

    Leisure Facilities

    • No Television Enjoy the peace and quiet
    • WiFi Free WIFI available

    Payment Methods

    • BACS
    • Cash
    • Cheque Deposit Only
    • Debit Card
    • Delta Card
    • Diners Card
    • Internet Banking Transfer
    • JCB Card
    • Maestro Card
    • Mastercard
    • Solo Card
    • Switch Card
    • Traveler's Cheques
    • VISA Card


    • Accessible Parking or Drop Off Point
    • Bike Storage Available
    • Cycle Rack
    • Free Parking On-Site
    • On Public Transport Route On west side circular Route See Stornoway Town Council web site for details
    • Parking
    • Private Car Space
    • Private Parking

    Road Directions

    From the ferry terminal entrance, turn left onto Shell Street. Then proceed to the first roundabout.
    Go straight across onto South Beach following road round through town until you come too 2nd roundabout. Go straight across. Then take first left onto Willow glen road. At theT-junction turn left. You are now on the A858 to Callanish. At the Leurbost filling station turn right,(Approximatly 7 miles) following the signs for the Callanish Stones. You are now 10 miles from us. Stay on the A858 passing through Gearraidh na h-Aibhne. Bypass the signs for the Callanish stones and continue down the A858.
    After about 600 metres turn left onto our signposted driveway which is opposite the electric grid substation. The guesthouse is down a long willowed drive behind a cottage

    Public Transport Directions

    We are on the west-side circular bus route

    Transport within Scotland

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    Access to Public Areas

    • Level access (i.e. no steps or thresholds), or access by ramp, lift or stair lift
      • from the entrance to reception
      • to a public toilet
      • to one or more bedrooms
      • to the lounge

    Building Entrance

    • There are steps to the main entrance
      • Handrail by the steps
      • Number of steps 4
    • There is a ramp to the main entrance
      • Handrail by the ramp


    • Route from the parking area to the entrance is :
      • with a ramp
    • Designated parking provided for guests with disabilities
      • Within about 50 metres from the main entrance
    • Drop-off point for guests immediately outside the main entrance

    Bedrooms and Bathrooms: General

    • Bathrooms with emergency call system available
    • Bathrooms available with :
      • level entry shower
      • separate shower unit
    • Bedrooms with non-allergic bedding available (e.g. non-feather pillows)
    • WCs in bathrooms fitted with handrails available
    • Bedroom furniture can be re-arranged if requested by the guest

    General Questions

    • Emergency evacuation procedures for the safe exit of guests with disabilities
    • Personnel who have contact with guests have had disability awareness training
    • Non-smoking policy throughout establishment
    • Proprietors/staff available 24-hours

    Restaurant / Breakfast / Dining Room

    • Level access (i.e. no steps or thresholds) or access by ramp or lift to the restaurant/breakfast/dining-room
    • Restaurant / breakfast / dining room provide meals for guests with special dietary requirements

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

    Accommodation Special Offer

    Discount given for stays of three nights or longer

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