The Decca

Lionel, Ness, Isle of Lewis, Outer Hebrides, HS2 0XB


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The Decca from the air
  • The Decca from the air
  • Decca Dining room
  • Luxury amenities from Highland Soap Company
  • Family room -- double bed plus single
  • King en suite room
  • Fianais family suite -- twin room
  • Fianais ground floor twin room with disabled private shower room


The Decca is an old radio navigation station that has been converted into a comfortable spacious house with two adjoining cottages. We have a three bedrooms in the house and can extend the accomodation to include the cottages. We have a spacious, comfortable guests' dining room and library/lounge with lots of books, DVDs and games. All the accommodation can be accessed internally providing flexible accomodation for up to 26 people. We pride ourselves on a warm welcome and looking after our guests. We provide cooked breakasts, packed lunches, and evening meals* using local fresh ingredients wherever possible. We may be able to cater to dietary needs (advance notice required) and are happy to work with you to provide what you need for a special and happy holiday. We are situated near the beautiful Eoropie beach, the playpark, the Ness football club bar, and the sports centre with gym, sauna, games hall and ten pin bowling. Lovely sunsets, great birdlife, and inspiring local scenery are included at no extra charge. ;-)


* Due to the coronavirus pandemic, we are NOT offering evening sit down meals in 2021. Instead, there is a kitchen available to guests with a selection of pre-made meals available for purchase. These shall include a selection of homemade meals / treats as well as store bought options (i.e. frozen pizzas and curries).

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Number of Rooms / Units
Room / Unit TypeRoom / Unit Tariff*
Decca Double£110.00 per room per night (breakfast inc.)
Fianais Family Suite£250.00 per person per night (breakfast inc.)
Fianais ground floor twin£110.00 per room per night (breakfast inc.)
Fianais king£130.00 per room per night (breakfast inc.)

*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.



  • By Car
  • By Cycle
  • By Walking

Accommodation Type

  • Cottage
  • Self Catering Holiday


  • Breakfast Available
  • Bring Your Own Bottle
  • Dairy Free - We cater for dairy free and other dietary needs
  • Dinner Available - pre-prepared frozen foods available for purchase
  • Eating Out Facilities within 2 miles
  • Evening Meal Available - pre-prepared frozen foods available for purchase
  • Gluten Free
  • Lunch Available - Packed lunches available with 24 hours notice
  • Nut Free Meals
  • Organic Food
  • Self Service
  • Shop within 2 Miles / Mobile Shop
  • Tea & Coffee Available
  • Vegan Meals Available
  • Vegetarian
  • Vegetarian Food Available


  • Children Welcome

Dietary Options

  • Nut Free Meals


  • Dishwasher
  • Electric Cooker
  • Freezer
  • Fridge
  • Hairdryer Available
  • Heating Throughout Property
  • Iron Available
  • Ironing Facilities
  • Kitchen
  • Linen Provided
  • Lounge
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Drying Facility
  • Private Bathroom
  • Shower
  • Toilets
  • Towels Provided
  • Wash Hand Basin
  • WC EnSuite - some rooms are en-suite


  • Disabled Access
  • Internet Access
  • No Smoking Permitted

Leisure Facilities

  • DVD Player
  • Television
  • TV In Room
  • WiFi


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

Payment Methods

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

Special Requirements

  • Allergy Sufferers
  • Business Travellers
  • Children Welcome
  • Coach Parties Welcome
  • Disabled Citizens
  • Families
  • Groups Welcome
  • Non smokers
  • School Groups Welcome
  • Senior Citizens
  • Single Travellers
  • Young People


  • Bike Storage Available
  • Disabled Parking
  • Free Parking On-Site
  • On Public Transport Route
  • Parking
  • Private Car Space
  • Private Parking

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    Recent Reviews:

    • nickymS847EC
      Holiday highlight.
      5 of 5 stars
      30th September 2020
      Arriving early in Ness on a gloomy rainy Sunday afternoon, a phone call to Pete was greeted with I'm all ready for you, come on in' After talking through Covid 19 protocols, we settled in to our... Read full review
    • mcgeas2325
      Overnight Stay
      5 of 5 stars
      15th June 2021
      Nice people, lovely rooms, lots of space. We were finishing the Hebridean Way by bike. Terrible weather and we were cold and wet. Contacted David and arranged an early check-in. When we arrived there... Read full review
    • AeolusTorbay_uk
      Paignton, United Kingdom
      Trip Type:
      An evolving business
      3 of 5 stars
      16th July 2021
      This is clearly something of a new venture for David & Ariana and we are sure that they will adapt in the light of feedback. It does not feel like a traditional B&B, and certainly did not feel like... Read full review


    • Other AwardsGold Listing Gold Listing 2013
    • Green TourismEnergy Isles Award Energy Isles Award 2016
    • Other AwardsOuter Hebrides Tourism Member - Book Now Outer Hebrides Tourism Member - Book Now 2020

    Opening Times

    B&B open (1 June 2021 - 31 Oct 2021)

    * We have self catering year round.

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