Ness


A stronghold of the Gaelic language, the parish of Ness offers an insight into the legends, lore and long-observed traditions that have shaped the islands


Island Highlights

Butt of Lewis (Rubha Rohanais)

Rubha Robhais (Butt of Lewis) is the most northerly tip of the Isle of Lewis.

Traigh Shanndaigh (Eoropie Beach)

Traigh Shanndaigh (Eoropie beach) is a beautiful sandy beach in the north of Lewis, near the Butt of Lewis

Port Nis

Port Nis (Port of Ness) is in the parish of Ness, the most northerly parish in Lewis.

Experience Ness

  1. This 18th Century Hebridean Farmhouse is unique with history & character. Located on the North West coast of Lewis. With views of the Atlantic Ocean & Dramatic coastline towards the Butt of Lewis. Just metres from the beach.
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  2. Coastal waves. Isle of Lewis
    Crofters retreat offers accommodation for two people with panoramic coastal views and beach access a few minutes from the doorstep.
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  3. Eoropie Beach, Ness
    Watch this fabulous film by a group of local children who came together to do their bit to help promote North Lewis
  4. Comunn Eachdraidh Nis
    Comunn Eachdraidh Nis is a great hub where you will hear Gaelic spoken and the cafe, shop and museum makes it a perfect place to spend an afternoon..
    1. Butt of lewis - heavy seas
      Just not on a windy day! The Butt of Lewis is the most windy place in the Outer Hebrides. The cliffs and wildlife on this walk are spectacular!
      1. Loch Stiapabhat bird of prey hide in Ness
        This hide overlooks Loch Stiapabhat and is a hive of activity all year round, but particularly in the spring and autumn
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      1. Address

        Cross School, North Dell, Isle Of Lewis, Outer Hebrides, HS2 0SN

        Telephone

        01851 810377

        Isle Of Lewis

        Comunn Eachdraidh Nis is a visitor centre in North Dell, Isle of Lewis. Our mission is to preserve and promote the history, language, culture and heritage of North Lewis for the benefit of the local community, visitors and future generations.

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        • Gaelic Speaking

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        Catering

        • Childrens Portions

        Children

        • Baby Changing Facilities Available
        • Children Welcome
        • Children's Menu Available
        • Highchair Available

        Special Requirements

        • Children Welcome
        • Families

        Facilities

        Catering

        • Gluten Free
        • Vegan Meals Available

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        • Disabled Access
        • Disabled toilets

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        • Disabled Parking

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      2. Port Stoth Beach, Ness, Isle of Lewis

        Address

        Eoropie, Isle of Lewis, Outer Hebrides, HS2 0XH

        Isle of Lewis

        A small cove accessed on the road to the Butt of Lewis lighthouse.

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      3. Address

        Cross Skigersta Road, Ness, Isle of Lewis, Outer Hebrides, HS2 0TH

        Telephone

        07748 280095

        Isle of Lewis

        Morrison View is a spacious detached 2 storey house in a beautiful situation in North Lewis and can sleep up to 10. It enjoys panoramic views to the North & West over the Atlantic Ocean and North Minch.

        Facilities

        Children

        • Children Welcome

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      4. Address

        Siadar, Isle Of Lewis, Outer Hebrides, HS2 0HY

        Telephone

        01381 610496

        Isle Of Lewis

        Two fabulous brand new cabins in an ideal spot for touring around the best of Lewis.

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        Children

        • Children Welcome

        Special Requirements

        • Children Welcome
        • Families

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        • Disabled Citizens

        Add Marabhat Lodges to your Itinerary

      5. Coastal waves. Isle of Lewis
        Crofters Retreat - exterior
        Crofts Retreat Kitchen
        Crofters Retreat view
        Gate at Crofters Retreat
        Port Stoth beach close to Crofters Retreat
        Bathroom at Crofters Retreat, Isle of Lewis
        Beach near Crofters Retreat, Isle of Lewis
        Walk near Crofters Retreat, Isle of Lewis
        Sunset at Crofters Retreat, Isle of Lewis
        Coastal waves. Isle of Lewis
        Crofters Retreat - exterior
        Crofts Retreat Kitchen
        Crofters Retreat view
        Gate at Crofters Retreat
        Port Stoth beach close to Crofters Retreat
        Bathroom at Crofters Retreat, Isle of Lewis
        Beach near Crofters Retreat, Isle of Lewis
        Walk near Crofters Retreat, Isle of Lewis
        Sunset at Crofters Retreat, Isle of Lewis

        Address

        38 South Galson, Isle of Lewis, Outer Hebrides, HS2 0SH

        Telephone

        01851 850492

        Isle of Lewis

        Awards

        • Other Awards Outer Hebrides Tourism Member - Book Now 2020Outer Hebrides Tourism Member - Book Now

        Crofters retreat offers accommodation for two people with panoramic coastal views and beach access a few minutes from the doorstep. Enjoy a unique experience in this cabin style accommodation with open plan lounge with TV and luxury king size bed, separate kitchen and shower room all set within an historic farm location on a working croft.

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        • On Public Transport Route

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      6. Address

        87 Cross Skigersta Road, Ness, Isle of Lewis, Outer Hebrides, HS2 0TB

        Telephone

        01381610496

        Isle of Lewis

        Awards

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

        Am Blàr Beag (The Small Moorpark) is a traditional bungalow in a small community with superb beaches, shops, art galleries, 4 acre playpark, post office, pub, cafe and restaurant all within a couple of miles.

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        Languages Spoken

        • Gaelic Speaking

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        • Children Welcome
        • Cot Available
        • Highchair Available

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        • Children Welcome
        • Families

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        • On Public Transport Route

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      7. Address

        St. Ronans Drive, Lionel, ISLE OF LEWIS, Isle of Lewis, HS2 0XD

        Telephone

        01381 610496

        ISLE OF LEWIS

        A newly renovated, luxury self catering house that sleeps 6. Situated in Ness it is the ideal place for your Hebridean holiday.

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        Children

        • Children Welcome
        • Cot Available
        • Highchair Available

        Special Requirements

        • Children Welcome

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        Special Requirements

        • Pets Welcome By Arrangement

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      8. The Decca from the air
        The Decca from the air

        TripAdvisor Traveller Rating

        TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 172 reviews172 reviews

        Address

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

        Telephone

        01851 810 571

        Isle of Lewis

        Awards

        • Other Awards Outer Hebrides Tourism Member - Book Now 2020Outer Hebrides Tourism Member - Book Now

        The Decca is a former radio navigation station located in the northwest of the Isle of Lewis. We are ideally situated close to Eoropie Beach, Loch Stiapabhat Nature Reserve, the Butt of Lewis, the local pub and sports center.

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        Children

        • Children Welcome
        • Highchair Available
        • Outdoor Play Area - We do have some grass in front of house, back is private

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        • Children Welcome
        • Families

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        Special Requirements

        • Disabled Citizens

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        • Disabled Parking

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        • On Public Transport Route

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      9. Address

        Port of Ness, Isle of Lewis, Outer Hebrides, HS2 0XA

        Telephone

        01381 610496

        Isle of Lewis

        Road End Cottage is aptly named, located at the northern tip on the Isle of Lewis. For those looking for a place to relax and unwind, this provides everything you need.

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        • Pets Welcome By Arrangement

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      10. A short walk to the beach
        Local attractions
        Layout
        Enviable views
        Open plan living
        Fully equipped modern kitchen
        Living space
        External view
        Bedroom
        Pull out sofa bed
        A short walk to the beach
        Local attractions
        Layout
        Enviable views
        Open plan living
        Fully equipped modern kitchen
        Living space
        External view
        Bedroom
        Pull out sofa bed

        Address

        Trimisceir, Eoropie, Isle of Lewis, Outer Hebrides, HS2 0XH

        Telephone

        07919 341727

        Isle of Lewis

        Awards

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

        Newly opened, luxury, contemporary, self-catering apartment set in an enviable Hebridean location with views overlooking Eoropie Beach, the Atlantic Ocean and The Minch. Butt of Lewis Lighthouse and several other beaches a short walk away

        Facilities

        Languages Spoken

        • Gaelic Speaking

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        Children

        • Baby Changing Facilities Available
        • Children Welcome
        • Highchair Available - Please let us know in advance and we will ensure a high chair is available for your use.
        • Outdoor Play Area - We have a children's climbing frame with swing in our garden for guests use.

        Special Requirements

        • Children Welcome
        • Families

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        Transport

        • On Public Transport Route

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      11. Address

        13a Port of Ness, Isle of Lewis, Outer Hebrides, HS2 0XA

        Telephone

        01381 610496

        Isle of Lewis

        Taigh Eilidh offers 5 star accommodation in a 5 star location overlooking Ness beach and harbour.

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      12. Address

        38 South Galson, Isle of Lewis, Outer Hebrides, HS2 0SH

        Telephone

        01851 850492

        Isle of Lewis

        Awards

        • Other Awards Outer Hebrides Tourism Member - Book Now 2020Outer Hebrides Tourism Member - Book Now

        This 18th Century Hebridean Farmhouse is unique with history & character. Located on the North West coast of Lewis. With views of the Atlantic Ocean & Dramatic coastline towards the Butt of Lewis. Just metres from the beach.

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        Special Requirements

        • Families

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        Catering

        • Evening Meal By Arrangement

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        Catering

        • Gluten Free
        • Vegetarian Food Available - To be arranged in advance

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        • On Public Transport Route

        Add Galson Farm Guest House to your Itinerary

      13. Address

        Cross School, North Dell, Isle Of Lewis, Outer Hebrides, HS2 0SN

        Telephone

        01851 810377

        Isle Of Lewis

        Awards

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

        The café provides a welcome pit stop for tourists and is also popular with local people. The Gaelic language is commonly spoken between customers and staff and the portraits on the wall have all been donated by local families. You can enjoy a freshly prepared light lunch of soup, sandwich, panini or wrap and finish it off with a speciality tea or…

        Facilities

        Languages Spoken

        • Gaelic Speaking

        Facilities

        Catering

        • Childrens Portions

        Children

        • Baby Changing Facilities Available
        • Children Welcome
        • Children's Menu Available
        • Highchair Available

        Special Requirements

        • Children Welcome
        • Families

        Facilities

        Catering

        • Gluten Free
        • Vegan Meals Available

        Facilities

        Facilities

        • Disabled Access
        • Disabled toilets

        Transport

        • Disabled Parking

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      14. Address

        Loch Street, Lower Barvas, Isle of Lewis, Outer Hebrides, HS2 0QY

        Isle of Lewis

        A short walk along a waymarked route. About 5.5 miles/9Km around the coast.

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      15. TripAdvisor Traveller Rating

        TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 17 reviews17 reviews

        Address

        Park Barvas, Isle of Lewis, Outer Hebrides, HS2 0QZ

        Telephone

        01851 840225

        Isle of Lewis

        Awards

        • Other Awards Outer Hebrides Tourism Member - Book Now 2020Outer Hebrides Tourism Member - Book Now

        Moorpark Cottages have the comforts of luxuriously appointed accommodation, two larch clad holiday homes set right in the heart of a traditional crofting community on the West Side of Lewis.

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        Languages Spoken

        • Gaelic Speaking

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        Children

        • Children Welcome
        • Cot Available
        • Highchair Available

        Special Requirements

        • Children Welcome
        • Families

        Facilities

        Facilities

        • Disabled Access

        Special Requirements

        • Disabled Citizens

        Transport

        • Disabled Parking

        Facilities

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        • On Public Transport Route

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      16. Comunn Eachdraidh Nis
        Comunn Eachdraidh Nis Cafe
        Comunn Eachdraidh Nis Cafe
        Comunn Eachdraidh Nis
        Comunn Eachdraidh Nis Cafe
        Comunn Eachdraidh Nis Cafe

        TripAdvisor Traveller Rating

        TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 58 reviews58 reviews

        Address

        Cross School, North Dell, Isle Of Lewis, Outer Hebrides, HS2 0SN

        Telephone

        01851 810377

        Isle Of Lewis

        Awards

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

        Comunn Eachdraidh Nis is situated in North Dell in the former Cross Primary School. It includes an accredited museum, a vast archive as well as genealogical records for the whole of North Lewis and a café.

        Facilities

        Languages Spoken

        • Gaelic Speaking

        Facilities

        Children

        • Baby Changing Facilities Available
        • Children Welcome
        • Children's Menu Available
        • Highchair Available

        Special Requirements

        • Children Welcome
        • Families

        Facilities

        Catering

        • Cafe / Restaurant available on site

        Facilities

        Catering

        • Dairy Free
        • Gluten Free
        • Vegan Meals Available
        • Vegetarian Food Available

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        • Disabled Access

        Special Requirements

        • Disabled Citizens

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        • Disabled Parking

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        • On Public Transport Route

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      17. Butt of Lewis lighthouse

        Address

        Butt of Lewis, Isle of Lewis, Outer Hebrides, HS2 0XF

        Isle of Lewis

        A circular walk of 5.5.km (3.5 miles) that starts and finishes at the Eoropie Playpark - 2 hours

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      18. Cross Inn Exterior
        Bedroom
        Bar
        Bar interior
        Garden with tables
        Cross Inn Exterior
        Bedroom
        Bar
        Bar interior
        Garden with tables

        Address

        Cross, Ness, Isle of Lewis, Outer Hebrides, HS2 0SN

        Telephone

        01851 810152

        Isle of Lewis

        Awards

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

        Cross Inn is a traditional B&B with occasional pop-up restaurant. Onsite is also dog and muddy boots friendly pub called the Old Barn Bar, serving lunch and dinner.

        Facilities

        Children

        • Children Welcome
        • Children's Menu Available - Same as adult menu in the bar but smaller portions. Pop up restaurant has a dedicated kids menu
        • Highchair Available

        Special Requirements

        • Children Welcome

        Facilities

        Special Requirements

        • Dogs Welcome - In the public bar and working dogs only in the restaurant

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        Catering

        • Cafe / Restaurant available on site
        • Dinner Available
        • Evening Meal Available
        • Evening Meal By Arrangement

        Facilities

        Catering

        • Dairy Free - When we run pop/ups and the soup in the pub is usually vegan.
        • Gluten Free - GF options available
        • Vegan Meals Available
        • Vegetarian
        • Vegetarian Food Available

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        Facilities

        • Disabled Access

        Special Requirements

        • Disabled Citizens

        Transport

        • Disabled Parking - But not dedicated

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        Transport

        • On Public Transport Route

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