The Sheiling


The Sheiling, Melvich, Sutherland, KW14 7YJ

    Set in an idyllic coastal location with spectacular views over Melvich bay and the Atlantic, The Sheiling offers comfortable en-suite rooms.

    It is ideally situated to take advantage of the local coastal walks, fishing and wildlife, to visit local attractions such as Castle of Mey, John O' Groats and Forsinard RSPB reserve or to take a ferry to Orkney.

    A warm welcome awaits you from Helen and Tony.
    The Sheiling has one twin and two double bedrooms, all equipped with good quality en-suite shower rooms. The rooms have tea and coffee making facilities and televisions are available. Two of the bedrooms enjoy the spectacular view over Melvich Bay and the Atlantic, the third overlooks the garden. Covered storage for cycles and drying facilities are available.

    The location is ideal for visitors to enjoy the coastal walks, surfing, fishing or just to sit on the beautiful beach watching the sea. Strathy Point is within a few minutes drive and is a well known spot for visitors to see whales or dolphins. The RSPB reserve at Forsinard, Castle of Mey and John O' Groats are all within easy reach. There is a daily car ferry to Orkney from Scrabster harbour approximately 20 minutes drive away. A passenger ferry service which is met by a coach providing day tours of Orkney operates daily from John O' Groats, as do wildlife cruises. Golf courses are situated in Reay, Thurso and Wick, all within easy reach.

    There are 2 popular restaurants in Melvich, within walking distance of The Sheiling.

    We would be delighted to meet you and will do all we can to make sure you have an enjoyable stay.
    4 Bed and Breakfast
    Walkers Welcome Cyclists Welcome
    Opening Times
    Open All Year
    2015 Opening Times
    1 Jan 2015 - 31 Dec 2015

    Room Information

    Number of Rooms / Units
    Room / Unit Type
    Room / Unit Tariff
    Double Room En-Suite
    £35.00 per person per night (breakfast inc.)
    Double room single occupancy
    £40.00 per person per night (breakfast inc.)
    Twin Room En-Suite
    £35.00 per person per night (breakfast inc.)
    Twin room single occupancy
    £40.00 per person per night (breakfast inc.)

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


    • Breakfast Available Served from 8am to 9am. Early breakfast by arrangement.
    • Eating Out Facilities within 2 miles There are 2 placws to eat in Melvich within 1/2 mile of The Sheiling
    • Shop within 2 Miles / Mobile Shop Village shop with Post Office in the village.
    • Tea & Coffee Available Tea & coffee making facilities in all rooms


    • No Smoking Permitted


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


    • Bike Storage Available
    • Free Parking On-Site
    • Parking


    • Covered Drying Facilities Available
    • Electric Shaver Point In all rooms
    • Hairdryer Available In all rooms
    • Heating Throughout Property
    • Indoor Drying Facility
    • Lounge
    • Outdoor Drying Facility

    Leisure Facilities

    • Garden
    • TV In Room
    • Television

    Special Requirements

    • No Pets Allowed

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