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Ben View


9 Knockintorran
Isle Of North Uist
Outer Hebrides

Tel: 01876 510779

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Ben View

We are Jeremy & Maggie Howarth and we welcome you to our home. Our North Uist Bed and Breakfast is a Croft house which dates from the late 1800s and we have spent the last two years renovating, modernising and reinstating original features – we hope you like it.

Payment by cash, cheque in advance,bank transfer in advance or PayPal.


  • Other AwardsOuter Hebrides Tourism  Member - Silver Listing Level Outer Hebrides Tourism Member - Silver Listing Level 2013

Opening Times

Open All Year
Closed Nov - Dec (1 Nov 2015 - 31 Dec 2015)
Closed Jan - March (1 Jan 2016 - 30 Mar 2016)
Open March - Oct (31 Mar 2016 - 31 Oct 2016)

What's Nearby

  1. Knockintorran Beach and Machair

    Knockintorran Beach and Machair

    Knockintorran Beach and Machair is eaily accessible through the village of Knockintorran.

    0.94 miles away
  2. © Laurie Campbell


    Corncrakes are related to moorhens, coots and rails but differ from most members of the family in...

    1.21 miles away
  3. © Laurie Campbell

    Corn Bunting-Balranald

    Corn Bunting is our largest bunting. Dull streaked brown, with paler underparts, a jangley song and...

    2.19 miles away
  4. © Chris Reddick

    Balranald RSPB Reserve

    2.28 miles away
  1. St Kilda Viewpoint

    St Kilda Viewpoint

    St Kilda archipelago can be viewed from the west coast of North Uist. The viewpoint is at...

    2.32 miles away
  2. Cleitreabhal Chambered Cairn/Wheelhouse

    Cleitreabhal Chambered Cairn/Wheelhouse

    At this site, situated on the southern slope of the hill, lie the remains of a Neolithic chambered...

    2.38 miles away
  3. Balranald Reserve

    Balranald Reserve

    A beautiful reserve on the north west coast of North Uist with sandy beaches, rocky foreshore,,...

    2.47 miles away
  4. Gannet-Aird an Runair

    Gannet-Aird an Runair

    Adults are large and bright white, except for a yellowish head and black wingtips.

    2.52 miles away
  5. Traigh Iar

    Traigh Iar

    A stunning white beach and is easily accessible through the village of Hougharry.

    2.66 miles away
  6. White Billed Diver-Balranald

    White Billed Diver-Balranald

    A rare passage migrant off Uist

    2.8 miles away
  7. Reed Bunting-Balranald township

    Reed Bunting-Balranald township

    Much slimmer and smaller than the corn bunting this bird is often breeds in reed beds.

    2.97 miles away
  8. Hosta Beach (Tràigh Stir) and Machair

    Hosta Beach (Tràigh Stir) and Machair

    Hosta beach is easily accessible from the main road at Hosta.

    3.08 miles away
  9. Kilpheder (Cille Pheadair) Cross

    Kilpheder (Cille Pheadair) Cross

    Kilpheder Cross

    3.71 miles away
  10. Hen Harrier © Laurie Campbell

    Bird of Prey Trail - Committee Road

    Surrounded by rolling moorland and young plantations this is a hotspot for hen harriers and...

    3.89 miles away
  11. Red Grouse-Committee Road

    Red Grouse-Committee Road

    This rusty brown, pigeon-sized game bird occurs on the moorland either side of the road.

    3.95 miles away
  12. Merlin-Committee Road

    Merlin-Committee Road

    This is our smallest bird of prey with males appearing a dashing, steel blue compared with the...

    3.99 miles away
  13. Short Eared Owl-Committee Road

    Short Eared Owl-Committee Road

    Medium sized, sandy brown, day flying owl.

    4.02 miles away
  14. Scolpaig Tower

    Scolpaig Tower

    Scolpaig Tower is situated near the village of Scolpaig.

    4.14 miles away
  15. Scolpaig


    Scolpaig Tower is a Georgian folly located near the village of Scolpaig.

    4.22 miles away
  16. © Laurie Campbell

    Cuckoo-Committee Road

    The Cuckoo is often seen along the fence running along the edge of Ben Risary plantation.

    4.24 miles away
  17. Golden Eagle-Griminish

    Golden Eagle-Griminish

    The Outer Hebrides are an exceptional place to see this iconic bird, hosting one of the densest...

    4.35 miles away
  18. Eilean Dhomhnaill, Loch Olabhat

    Eilean Dhomhnaill, Loch Olabhat

    Eilean Domhnuill (NF 7470 7530) is an artificial islet in the loch that was occupied during the...

    4.45 miles away
  19. Baleshare Beach

    Baleshare Beach

    Balleshare beach is easily accessed from the village of Baleshare.

    5.22 miles away
  20. Malacleit


    Malacleit is a peaceful crofting village situated on the edge of Traigh Bhalaigh (Vallay) on the...

    5.34 miles away
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