Struan Cottage

Sollas, Isle of North Uist, Outer Hebrides, HS6 5BX

Type:Self Catering

From £300.00

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About

Struan Cottage lies 10 miles from Lochmaddy on the 35 mile circular road which has short branches off to townships such as Locheport and Otternish (causeway to Berneray and ferry to Leverburgh in Harris). The cottage sits 50 yards from the roadside on the bay at Vallay Strand with picturesque views to the now uninhabited island of Vallay.

The cottage was built in the 19th century and has been modernised to combine all the benefits of modern amenities with the original appearance of a traditional, thatched cottar's whitehouse. Cottage is small, living room/kitchen in one end and bedroom in other end of cottage with bathroom with shower in-between. There is a double bed in the bedroom. There are 2 sleeping lofts both reached by vertical ladders (approximately 7ft), above the bedroom the sleeping loft has a double mattress. Above the living room the sleeping loft has 2 single beds. So theoretically could accommodate 6 but would have to know each other well!

We have built a summer house which looks out on to the bay.

Lettings are from Saturday 4p.m. to Saturday 10a.m. unless specifically mentioned. Tenants are required to provide their own linen, tea towels and towels.

 

Guide Prices

Number of Rooms / Units
1
Room / Unit TypeRoom / Unit Tariff*
Cottagefrom £300.00 to £500.00 per unit per week

*January/February/November/December - £300 per week
March/April/May/October - £400 per week
June & September - £450 per week
July & August - £500 per week

Facilities

Catering

  • Shop within 2 Miles / Mobile Shop

Domestic

  • Electric Cooker
  • Fridge
  • Iron Available
  • Kitchen
  • Lounge
  • Microwave
  • Multi Fuel Wood Burning Stove
  • Outdoor Drying Facility - Washing line
  • Private Bathroom
  • Shower

Facilities

  • No Smoking Permitted

Leisure Facilities

  • CD Player
  • Garden
  • No Television
  • Radio

Location

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

Payment Methods

  • Bank Transfers Accepted
  • Cheque

Special Requirements

  • Children Welcome
  • Dogs Welcome - Well behaved
  • Families
  • Pets Welcome By Arrangement
  • Senior Citizens
  • Single Travellers

Transport

  • Parking

Map & Directions

TripAdvisor

Awards

  • Other AwardsGold Listing Gold Listing 2013
  • Visit BritainWe're Good To Go We're Good To Go 2020
  • Other AwardsOuter Hebrides Tourism Member Outer Hebrides Tourism Member 2020

Opening Times

Open all year (1 Jan 2021 - 31 Dec 2021)

What's Nearby

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    0.1 miles away
  2. This dumpy looking finch with prominent white flashes in the wing can often be found on…

    1.22 miles away
  3. The Cuckoo is often seen along the fence running along the edge of Ben Risary plantation.

    1.54 miles away
  1. Sollas beach is a stunning white sandy beach and eaily accessible from the village of…

    1.62 miles away
  2. Vallay is a beautiful desserted tidal island and is accessible at low tide from Sollas.…

    1.63 miles away
  3. The Common Buzzard is sometimes described as "The Tourists Eagle". A commonly seen bird…

    1.82 miles away
  4. Medium sized, sandy brown, day flying owl.

    2.1 miles away
  5. This is our smallest bird of prey with males appearing a dashing, steel blue compared…

    2.16 miles away
  6. Surrounded by rolling moorland and young plantations this is a hotspot for hen harriers…

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

    2.28 miles away

  8. Photograph © David Wilson

    Sollas beach is featured in The Chessmen as the location of…

    2.55 miles away
  9. The Outer Hebrides are an exceptional place to see this iconic bird, hosting one of the…

    2.67 miles away
  10. The Udal is thought to have been occupied from the Neolithic Age right up to the early…

    2.95 miles away
  11. Eilean Domhnuill (NF 7470 7530) is an artificial islet in the loch that was occupied…

    2.96 miles away
  12. St Kilda archipelago can be viewed from the west coast of North Uist. The viewpoint is…

    3.9 miles away
  13. The folly was built on the site of an Iron Age broch by Dr Alexander Macleod in the…

    3.95 miles away
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