Kabuis Apartment and Chalet

Shawbost, Isle of Lewis, Outer Hebrides, HS2 9BJ

Type:Self Catering


  • 4 Star Self Catering
4 Star Self Catering

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TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 37 reviews37 reviews
From £395.00

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Kabuis Apartment offers an open plan lounge / kitchen and is provided with all the conveniences of home, the lounge is ever so cosy with Smart TV and the ground floor double bedroom is complete with en-suite facilities.

Kabuis Chalet is well appointed with one twin and one double bedroom, a spacious lounge, well equipped dining room / kitchen with dishwasher, fridge, freezer and washer / dryer.  We start 2018 season with an upgrade to the bathroom with shower over the bath.  The Chalet has a spacious wrap-around decked patio to the south and the west where guests can take in the spectacular sunsets for which the West Side of Lewis is renowned.

Shawbost beach is an expanse of white sand and is the ideal setting for exploring Lewis and Harris and a haven for the amateur photographer, bird watcher and walker.  We are situated right In the middle of the West Side Heritage Trail with Arnol Blackhouse, Norse Mill, Dalbeg and Dail Mor beaches, Garenin Blackhouse Village, Dun Carloway Broch and Callanish Standing Stones.  And there's much more.... Uig and Harris beaches!!

Guide Prices

Number of Rooms / Units
Room / Unit TypeRoom / Unit Tariff*
Kabuis Apartmentfrom £395.00 to £465.00 per unit per week
Kabuis Chaletfrom £445.00 to £525.00 per unit per week

*As a guide, prices are per room per night for hotels, guest houses, B&Bs and serviced apartments and per week for self-catering accommodation.

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


Accommodation Type

  • Chalet
  • Cottage
  • Self Catering Holiday


  • Eating Out Facilities within 2 miles


  • Children Welcome - Chalet
  • Cot Available - Chalet
  • Highchair Available - Chalet


  • Dishwasher - Chalet only
  • Drying Facilities
  • Electric Cooker
  • Electric Shaver Point
  • Freezer - Chalet only
  • Fridge
  • Gas Cooker - Apartment only - hob
  • Hairdryer Available
  • Heating Throughout Property
  • Iron Available
  • Kitchen
  • Laundry Service Available - Apartment only - no charge
  • Linen Provided
  • Log Fire
  • Lounge
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Drying Facility
  • Private Bathroom
  • Shower
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer - Chalet only
  • Washing Machine - Chalet only
  • WC EnSuite - Apartment only


  • Disabled Access - Chalet only
  • Internet Access
  • No Smoking Permitted
  • Picnic Area
  • Smoking Restricted

Languages Spoken

  • Gaelic Speaking

Leisure Facilities

  • CD Player - Selection of CD's
  • DVD Player - Selection of DVD's
  • Garden
  • Hi-Fi
  • Indoor Recreational Facilities
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable TV
  • Television
  • TV In Room
  • WiFi - Free


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

Payment Methods

  • Bank Transfers Accepted - Preferred option
  • Cash
  • Cheque

Special Requirements

  • Children Welcome - Chalet
  • Disabled Citizens - Chalet
  • Dogs Welcome - Additional charge £20 per dog. Max of 2 dogs.
  • Families
  • Non smokers
  • Pets Welcome By Arrangement - Dogs welcome. Additional charge of £20 per dog. Max 2 dogs.
  • Senior Citizens - Chalet
  • Single Travellers
  • Young People


  • Disabled Parking
  • On Public Transport Route
  • Parking

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    Recent Reviews:

    • aksijc
      Perth, United Kingdom
      Review of Kabuis Chalet Shawbost Isle of Lewis
      5 of 5 stars
      16th September 2018
      Made very welcome by owners Rhoda & Neil. Nice personal touch with flowers, home baking and smoked salmon in the fridge on arrival. Everything you could need in the chalet and more. Chalet in good... Read full review
    • Monica P
      Perfect place to stay for exploring Lewis
      5 of 5 stars
      17th September 2018
      Lovely location. Good outside space. Sea views.Nice beach close by to walk to. Lots of interesting places to visit. Friendly welcoming host providing extra special touches. Comfortable , clean... Read full review
    • Freedom779257
      Holiday Comfort
      4 of 5 stars
      15th September 2019
      We found the hostess Rhoda (& her husband) to be very generous with their extra surprise treats and island hospitality. Weather wise, we had a mixed bag but we’re glad of the cosy comforts of the... Read full review


    • 4 Star Self Catering
    4 Star Self Catering


    • Other AwardsGold Listing Gold Listing 2013
    • Other AwardsOuter Hebrides Tourism Member Outer Hebrides Tourism Member 2020

    Opening Times

    Open All Year (1 Jan 2021 - 31 Dec 2021)

    What's Nearby

    1. From the cusp of the Atlantic shores of the Isle of Lewis, hand poured soy wax candles,…

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    2. Reconstructed Norse Mill

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      0.66 miles away
    1. Traigh Dail Beag (Dalbeg) is a lovely small bay and beach on the west side of Lewis.

      1.52 miles away
    2. Dail Mhor (Dalmore) is a long sandy beach with sea stacks, on the Atlantic Coast of the…

      2.38 miles away
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    4. Dalmore/Dailmhor beach

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    9. Medium, slim plant with pale to deep purple spike of flowers.

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