Overnight Parking with electric hook up,for two motorhomes. Access to water standpipe/hose, refuse bin, and CDP. (eco-friendly toilet chemicals only permitted).
Price from £12 per night (2 people). (Extra £2 p.p up to 5 people).
In Shader on the North West of the Isle of Lewis, we can offer overnight parking with electrical hook up on hardstanding area for two campervans or caravans, access to water supply, recycling/refuse bin, and chemical toilet disposal point. (CDP * (ecofriendly toilet chemicals only)
We do not have shower facilities and can only accept motorhomes/ caravans with own washing and toilet facilities.
*Option to use:
You may use garage toilet, (it has c/w only) We first ask that you take a moment to *observe safety signage in garage area.
A separate washing machine/ drying area can be provided.
If the space is available, a Non- Electric campervan may park there for £8 per night.
We are happy to answer any enquiries; to book direct click through from this page.
Lower Shader is a convenient location for motorhome travellers wishing to "park and hook up” to electricity as they explore the North West of the island, or as a base when touring. Within 10 miles either side of us you will find good eating places, interesting landmarks, and great views. Shader is 15 miles from the main town of Stornoway on the A857 and 4 miles North of Barvas, where the circular route to the "must see" sites of Lewis can be joined. Find out about “Hebridean Surf” watersports at Barvas,or for something a bit more leisurely there is a bird sanctuary at Ness.
The Port of Ness (Butt of Lewis) is 10 miles North from Shader by road.
There are short walks to the shore and village, including the fascinating Steinacleit archeological site, from where you can enjoy the view back down over Loch an Duin. Clach an Trushal stone, reputed to be the tallest monolith in Scotland, is minutes away in the next village of Ballantrushal.
Stop for lunches/coffees at the An Cafe within the old Cross school where Ness Historical Society gives access to archives and croft histories. Pop in at the Buttery/ Old Decca Station, or Sonas cafes, or eat out at Borve Hotel (courtesy drop off/collect sometimes possible).
As all nearby cafes are well worth a visit you will be spoiled for choice!
On dark clear evenings Shader village can be a haven for stargazers due to the low light pollution,and on a fine Summer evening you may just want to relax at this peaceful stopover and watch the sun setting over the Atlantic.
If you are planning ahead and would like to park here as part of your journey we look forward to welcoming you.
For Petrol nearest to Shader:
4miles South at Welcome Inn Filling Station in Barvas.
1 mile North at Borve Mini-Market.
7 miles North at Swainbost Shop.
We are easy to find. Shader is on the A857, 15 miles from the town of Stornoway, 4 miles North of Barvas and just 10 miles South of the Port of Ness.
At Shader village, pass by the Upper Shader road end. Drive on a short distance to reach the Lower Shader road end. We are 160 metres from the main road as you turn left into LOWER SHADER.
|Pitch 1||£12 Per unit per night|
|Pitch 2||£12 Per unit per night|
Note: Prices are a guide only and may change on a daily basis.