Blue Reef Cottages

Scarista, Isle of Harris, Outer Hebrides, HS3 3HX

Type:Self Catering


  • 5 Star Self Catering
5 Star Self Catering

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From £2,750.00

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Set in the remote crofting village of Scarista on the Isle of Harris, overlooking one of the island’s most spectacular bays, Blue Reef Cottages (5 star STB graded) is made up of two separate cottages about 150 metres apart, each sheltered from the other’s view. The look is modern-traditional with natural materials combined in stylish sophistication. When it comes to quality and comfort, no corners have been cut. With private saunas and Jacuzzi baths and spectacular views of the local beaches, this is an idyllic hideaway The cottages are only a short walk from  local beaches, Owner managed Neil and Rhoda, feel it is important that they are on hand to welcome and ensure your stay is a memorable one. 



Premises:  Taigh Iain

Short Term Let Licence no:  ES00530F
EPC Rating: Band A
Max. Guests: 2


Premises:  Taigh Sheumais

Short Term Let Licence no:  ES00492F
EPC Rating: Band A
Max. Guests: 2



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Number of Rooms / Units
Room / Unit TypeRoom / Unit Tariff*
Blue Reef Cottages£2,750.00 per unit per week

*Prices start from £660 (minimum stay 2 nights) to £2750 peak season


Accommodation Type

  • Self Catering Holiday


  • Dishwasher
  • Drying Facilities
  • Electric Cooker
  • Electric Shaver Point
  • Freezer
  • Fridge
  • Hairdryer Available
  • Heating Throughout Property
  • Indoor Drying Facility
  • Iron Available
  • Kitchen
  • Linen Provided
  • Lounge
  • Microwave
  • Multi Fuel Wood Burning Stove
  • Outdoor Drying Facility
  • Private Bathroom
  • Shower
  • Telephone
  • Toilets
  • Towel Charge
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Wash Hand Basin
  • Washing Machine


  • Disabled Access - Category 1
  • Fax/Email Facilities
  • Internet Access
  • No Smoking Permitted
  • Picnic Area

Health & Wellbeing

  • Sauna - And Jacuzzi Bath

Languages Spoken

  • Gaelic Speaking

Leisure Facilities

  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Garden
  • Golf Course On Complex
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable TV
  • Television
  • TV Lounge
  • WiFi


  • Coastal Location
  • Island Location
  • Remote Location
  • Rural Location
  • Sea/Loch View
  • Village Location
  • Waterfront Location

Payment Methods

  • Bank Transfers Accepted
  • Cash
  • Cheque
  • Debit Card
  • Delta Card
  • Mastercard
  • Paypal
  • Switch Card
  • VISA Card

Special Requirements

  • No Pets Allowed


  • Airport Transport Supplied
  • Bike Storage Available
  • Free Parking On-Site
  • Private Car Space

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    Recent Reviews:

    • AilsaF972
      London, United Kingdom
      Trip Type:
      Heavenly Harris
      5 of 5 stars
      9th September 2022
      We stayed for a week in September and loved this beautiful place, the sea views are stunning and the accommodation is luxurious and provides everything you could ask for. The surrounding beaches and... Read full review
    • Z3842EEadrians
      5 of 5 stars
      26th August 2023
      Second visit in two years and stayed in the Taigh Sheumais cottage. Essentially, just copy and paste my review from last year. Location, views, accommodation all absolutely wonderful, and Rhoda a... Read full review
    • gillblackdown
      Haslemere, United Kingdom
      Wonderful to be back!
      5 of 5 stars
      14th July 2024
      Back to Blue Reef Cottages for our sixth visit to Harris. The cottage is even more comfortable than I remember. The views are still amazing and we so enjoyed our week here. In sun or rain this is... Read full review


    • 5 Star Self Catering
    5 Star Self Catering


    • Green TourismGreen Tourism Gold Green Tourism Gold 2012
    • AA AwardsAA COVID Confident Scheme AA COVID Confident Scheme 2020
    • Other AwardsOuter Hebrides Tourism Member - Book Now Outer Hebrides Tourism Member - Book Now 2020
    • Other AwardsPlatinum Listing Platinum Listing 2020
    • Other AwardsWTTC Safe Travels WTTC Safe Travels 2021

    Opening Times

    Open all year (1 Jan 2023 - 31 Dec 2023)

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