Great Bernera


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Valasay Crofthouse offers a real home from home in a National Scenic Area and a marine Special Area for Conservation. Be as active as you want or chill out as much as you need. Sea Views, Great…

Traigh Bhostadh (Bosta Beach)

Traigh Bhostadh is a sheltered shell sand beach at the north end of Great Bernera. The Iron Age House and Time and Tide Bell are both sited here, along with ample parking and toilets.

Threeways

Great Bernera is a wonderful part of the Isle of Lewis. It is steeped in history, with standing stones, a reconstruction of an Iron Age house and a genuine Norse mill.

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  1. This is one of Lewis's most stunning beaches and one not to miss!
  2. Time and tide bell, bosta beach
    This fabulous walk takes you to Tobson, over Beinn an Toib and down to Bosta
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  3. Head back in time when you visit the reconstructed Iron Age house at Bosta.
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  1. TripAdvisor Traveller Rating

    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 101 reviews101 reviews

    Address

    Great Bernera, Isle of Lewis, Outer Hebrides, HS2 9NB

    Telephone

    01851 612288

    Isle of Lewis

    Awards

    • Other Awards Outer Hebrides Tourism Member 2020Outer Hebrides Tourism Member

    Valasay Crofthouse offers a real home from home in a National Scenic Area and a marine Special Area for Conservation.
    Be as active as you want or chill out as much as you need. Sea Views, Great Walking, Multifuel Stove. WiFi.

    Book online.

    Add Lewis Cottages to your Itinerary

  2. TripAdvisor Traveller Rating

    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 62 reviews62 reviews

    Address

    25 Valasay, Bernera, Isle of Lewis, Outer Hebrides, HS2 9NB

    Telephone

    01851 612288

    Isle of Lewis

    Awards

    • Other Awards Outer Hebrides Tourism Member 2020Outer Hebrides Tourism Member

    For a once in a lifetime experience, join us for a personalised tour of Lewis and Harris and learn about the history, archaeology and wildlife of these beautiful islands.

    Add Out and About Tours to your Itinerary

  3. TripAdvisor Traveller Rating

    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 78 reviews78 reviews

    Address

    68 Kirkibost, Isle of Lewis, Outer Hebrides, HS2 9LX

    Telephone

    01851 612324

    Isle of Lewis

    Awards

    • Other Awards Outer Hebrides Tourism Member 2020Outer Hebrides Tourism Member

    Personal guided tours of Lewis & Harris For the single traveller, couple, family or group of friends max 6 people.Tours are conducted by a resident archaeologist/guide in a Land Rover Defender 110 available 7 days week all year round.

    Add Dave's Hebridean Archaeological Tours to your Itinerary

  4. Address

    Bernera, Isle Of Lewis, Outer Hebrides, HS2 9LT

    Isle Of Lewis

    A circular walk of 11km (7 miles) around part of Great Bernera including a visit to the Bronze age dwelling at Bosta beach - 3 - 4 hours.

    Add Great Bernera Walk to your Itinerary

  5. Address

    25 Kirkibost, Great Bernera, Isle Of Lewis, Outer Hebrides, HS2 9LX

    Telephone

    01851 612360

    Great Bernera, Isle Of Lewis

    Awards

    • Other Awards Outer Hebrides Tourism Member 2020Outer Hebrides Tourism Member

    Great Bernera is a wonderful part of the Isle of Lewis. It is steeped in history, with standing stones, a reconstruction of an Iron Age house and a genuine Norse mill.

    Add Threeways to your Itinerary

  6. Address

    Bernera, Isle of Lewis, Outer Hebrides

    Isle of Lewis

    Traigh Bhostadh is a sheltered shell sand beach at the north end of Great Bernera. The Iron Age House and Time and Tide Bell are both sited here, along with ample parking and toilets.

    Add Traigh Bhostadh (Bosta Beach) to your Itinerary

  7. Address

    Bernera, Isle Of Lewis, Outer Hebrides, HS2 9LT

    Telephone

    01851 612314

    Isle Of Lewis

    An Iron Age house which was reconstructed in 1999 following a storm in 1993 which revealed stonework. Further excavation of the area showed a series of well preserved houses dating back to the 6th and 7th Centuries.

    Add Bosta (Bostadh) Iron Age House to your Itinerary

  8. Address

    Great Bernera, Isle of Lewis, Outer Hebrides, HS2 9ND

    Telephone

    01851 703612

    Isle of Lewis

    Awards

    • Other Awards Outer Hebrides Tourism Member 2020Outer Hebrides Tourism Member

    Add Harsgeir View Cottage to your Itinerary

  9. View from Bernera to Tir Mhor from standing stones
    Tir Mhor looking south
    The seaweed cutting boats moored in Linsiadar
    You never know who you will meet on the road
    a frozen Loch na Muilne
    Full length of the bridge
    View from Bernera to Tir Mhor from standing stones
    Tir Mhor looking south
    The seaweed cutting boats moored in Linsiadar
    You never know who you will meet on the road
    a frozen Loch na Muilne
    Full length of the bridge

    Address

    Bernera, Isle of Lewis, Outer Hebrides, HS2 9LT

    Isle of Lewis

    Other points of interest on Bernera and the surrounding land include the bridge, standing stones, a Lobster Pond, Norse Mill and Riot Cairn.

    Add Bernera and Tir Mhor to your Itinerary

  10. Bernera Community Hall and Museum

    Address

    Breaclete, Bernera, Isle of Lewis, Outer Hebrides, HS2 9LT

    Telephone

    01851 612331

    Isle of Lewis

  11. Lochan View Cottage

    Address

    Great Bernera, Isle of Lewis, Outer Hebrides, HS2 9LT

    Telephone

    01436 671022

    Isle of Lewis

  12. Tigh a Chaolais

    Address

    1 Croir, Isle Of Lewis, Outer Hebrides, HS2 9LZ

    Telephone

    01851 612312

    Isle Of Lewis

  13. Bernera Community Cafe

    Address

    Community Hall, Bernera, Isle of Lewis, HS2 9LT

    Telephone

    01851 612441

    Isle of Lewis

  14. Taigh Solas

    Address

    Hacklete, Isle Of Lewis, Outer Hebrides, HS2 9ND

    Telephone

    01851 612302

    Isle Of Lewis

  15. Seaview House

    Address

    Tobson, Isle Of Lewis, Outer Hebrides, HS2 9NA

    Telephone

    07791677748

    Isle Of Lewis

  16. The Ard

    Address

    Breaclete, Bernera, Isle of Lewis, Outer Hebrides, HS2 9LT

    Telephone

    01851 612205

    Isle of Lewis


  17. Islands of Adventure

    Address

    16 Kirkibost, Bernera, Isle of Lewis, HS2 9LX

    Telephone

    01851 612309

    Isle of Lewis

  18. 5 Hacklete

    Address

    Great Bernera, Isle of Lewis, Outer Hebrides, HS2 9ND

    Telephone

    01851 612269

    Isle of Lewis

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