Kelpie Cottage

West Tarbert, Isle Of Harris, Outer Hebrides, HS3 3BG

Type:Self Catering

From £395.00

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Kelpie House - Exterior
  • Kelpie House - Exterior
  • Kitchen
  • Lounge
  • Twin bedroom
  • Double bedroom


Linen, towels and toiletries provided. The cottage is basic, but warm and comfortable, with a traditional wood-burning stove. Well-equipped kitchen-diner. 1 double room,1 twin, plus foam flop-out sofa bed (1 person only) in lounge. 1 shower room located downstairs. Free WiFi. Parking on site but handy for public transport.

Guide Prices

Number of Rooms / Units
Room / Unit TypeRoom / Unit Tariff*
Cottagefrom £395.00 to £650.00 per unit per week

*Minimum 7 night stay/Saturday arrival in peak season, with shorter breaks of 3 nights or more available out of season.


Accommodation Type

  • Self Catering Holiday


  • Eating Out Facilities within 2 miles - Various in Tarbert
  • Shop within 2 Miles / Mobile Shop


  • Children Welcome
  • Cot Available
  • Highchair Available
  • Outdoor Play Area - In the school opposite


  • Electric Cooker
  • Freezer
  • Fridge
  • Hairdryer Available
  • Iron Available
  • Ironing Facilities
  • Kitchen
  • Laundry Facilities on Complex - Only washing machine
  • Linen Provided
  • Lounge
  • Microwave
  • Multi Fuel Wood Burning Stove
  • Outdoor Drying Facility
  • Public Toilet Facilities
  • Shower
  • Telephone
  • Wash Hand Basin
  • Washing Machine


  • Internet Access
  • No Smoking Permitted

Languages Spoken

  • French Speaking
  • Gaelic Speaking

Leisure Facilities

  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Garden - Due for completion over winter
  • Gift Shop - Several nearby
  • Golf Course On Complex - 15 mins drive away
  • Indoor Recreational Facilities - Tarbert Sports Centre opposite the house
  • Radio
  • Television
  • WiFi


  • Coastal Location
  • Island Location
  • Lochside Location
  • Mountains area
  • Rural Location
  • Sea/Loch View - Limited
  • Village Location

Payment Methods

  • Cash - Payment by invoice/bank transfer
  • Cheque

Special Requirements

  • Children Welcome
  • Families
  • No Pets Allowed
  • Non smokers
  • Senior Citizens
  • Single Travellers


  • Bike Storage Available - Will improve this in future years
  • Cycle Hire Nearby
  • On Public Transport Route
  • Parking

Map & Directions



  • Other AwardsSilver Listing Silver Listing 2013
  • Green TourismEnergy Isles Award Energy Isles Award 2016
  • Other AwardsOuter Hebrides Tourism Member Outer Hebrides Tourism Member 2020

Opening Times

Closed 2021 (1 Jan 2021 - 31 Dec 2021)

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