North and South Lochs


The Lochs area of south east Lewis is one of the island’s most attractive. This rolling landscape of small, rocky hills interspersed with countless freshwater lochs also contains a number of picturesque villages


Island Highlights

Crosbost

The peaceful crofting village of Crosbost is reached near the end of the B897 road that branches of the main Stornoway to Tarbet road at Liurbost.

The Deserted Village of Stiomrabhaigh (Stemreway)

A short walk of 4km (2 miles) across rough ground to an abandoned village on the north shore of Loch Sealg - allow 2 hours.

Lemreway

Lemreway is a small crofting and fishing village on the shores of Loach Sealg in the South Lochs area of Lewis.

Experience Lochs

  1. Golden eagle in flight at Calbost, Lewis
    Have your binoculars at the ready at the fabulous Ravenspoint Centre, which is on the Bird of Prey Trail.
  2. Kinloch Historical Society, aerial view
    Kinloch Historical Society in Balallan have a fascinating museum which tells the story of the Kinloch area.
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    2. 1st January 202131st December 2021
  3. Calbost sunrise, Isle of Lewis
    The Calbost - Cromore cycling route follows quiet single track roads that thread their way through the hills and lochs of the district.
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  1. Address

    Aird Mhor, Keose, Isle of Lewis, Outer Hebrides, HS2 9JT

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    01851 830 489

    Isle of Lewis

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

    Luxurious 5-Star accommodation on the cliffs overlooking Loch Erisort on the rugged east coast of Lewis. For nature-lovers and those just looking for some peace and tranquillity, Eagle Bay Cottages provide the perfect Hebridean escape.

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    Balallan, Isle Of Lewis, Outer Hebrides, HS2 9PT

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    01381 610496

    Isle Of Lewis

    Ceann an Loch is a newly built cottage which offers luxury self-catering accommodation of the highest standard. This three bedroom cottage is designed for those seeking a five-star luxury break in a truly astonishing setting.

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  3. Address

    Lochs, Isle of Lewis, Outer Hebrides, HS2 9RG

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    01851 705283

    Isle of Lewis

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

    Shiantview Cottage can accommodate up to 6 guests in comfortable and peaceful surroundings. Area is one of outstanding natural beauty with numerous lochs, mountains and sea views. Ideal for walking, fishing and bird watching. Free Wi-Fi included.

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    Achmore, Isle of Lewis, Outer Hebrides, HS2 9DU

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    01381 610496

    Isle of Lewis

    New to the holiday letting market in October 2018 and renovated to a high standard, the owner of Achmore Schoolhouse has created a beautifully relaxing and appealing conversion of the old village school-house.

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  5. Ravenspoint
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    Ravenspoint Centre, Lochs, Isle of Lewis, Outer Hebrides, HS2 9QA

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    01851 880236

    Isle of Lewis

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

    A community-owned Hostel in the heart of South Lochs, nestled between the crystal clear waters of Loch Erisort to the North, and the rugged Harris hills to the South. Offering comfortable, affordable accommodation in a spectacular setting.

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    23b Cromore, Isle Of Lewis, Outer Hebrides, HS2 9QH

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    07825212702

    Isle Of Lewis

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

    Peaceful, private, spacious, large hebridean holiday cottage set in idyllic surroundings, with fabulous breathtaking views . It is set right on the spectacular rocky shoreline of Loch Erisort amid breathtaking scenery looking across the bay

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    11b Arivruaich, Isle Of Lewis, Outer Hebrides, HS2 9LE

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    07939 034913

    Isle Of Lewis

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

    Two contemporary stone-built bothies with uninterrupted views of Loch Seaforth & the Harris Hills. Flexible B&B or self catering for adventure travelers halfway between Stornoway & Tarbert. Let us turn your dream holiday into reality.

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    18 Laxay, Isle of Lewis, HS2 9PJ

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    07393 378303

    Isle of Lewis

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

    Join one of our fun and informative tours of Lewis or Harris visiting the main sites and beaches along the way.
    Private tours and any special requests by arrangement. Book online. Tel: 07803 808229

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    17 Laxay, Isle of Lewis, Outer Hebrides, HS2 9PJ

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    01381 610496

    Isle of Lewis

    A luxury cottage for 2 with peaceful views of Loch Erisort, yet easy travelling distance to all major Lewis and Harris attractions.

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    36 Achmore, Isle Of Lewis, Outer Hebrides, HS2 9DU

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    01851 612288

    Isle Of Lewis

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    Located in the crofting township of Achmore in the centre of Lewis, this extensively renovated cottage has stunning views south across the myriad of sparkling fresh water lochs and extensive moorland towards the majestic Harris Hills.

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  11. Double room Bed & Breakfast Achmore Isle of Lewis
    Roadside view of Westend B & B with moorland and big sky.
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    Double room Bed & Breakfast Achmore Isle of Lewis
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    16b Achmore, Isle Of Lewis, Outer Hebrides, HS2 9DU

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    07554665549

    Isle Of Lewis

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

    A central location on the bus route in the Isle of Lewis. Harris is a 30 min drive away. Westend is on the Hebridean Way cycle route between Tarbert and Callanish and ideally placed for walkers on the route between Laxay and Stornoway.

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    Crosbost, Isle of Lewis, Outer Hebrides

    Isle of Lewis

    The peaceful crofting village of Crosbost is reached near the end of the B897 road that branches of the main Stornoway to Tarbet road at Liurbost.

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    Balallan, Isle of Lewis, Outer Hebrides, HS2 9PN

    Isle of Lewis

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

    Tigh na Bruaich is a B&B set in the rural village of Balallan, where Debbie runs painting holidays with full board accommodation. We have a gallery and coffee shop attached to the house, called Island Arts.

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  14. Pairc Raiders monument

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    Balallan, Isle of Lewis, Outer Hebrides, HS2 9PN

    Isle of Lewis

    Built in 1994, the Pairc Land Raiders monument is dedicated to the memory of the people of Lochs who challenged their landlords.

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  15. Address

    22a Crossbost, Isle of Lewis, Outer Hebrides, HS2 9NP

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    07833 335186

    Isle of Lewis

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

    The Weaving Shed; an independent studio shop and Harris Tweed weaving shed. Stocking Harris Tweed fabric, clothing, bags and accessories, plus original artwork and jewellery crafted from seashore finds.

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    Orinsay, Isle Of Lewis, Outer Hebrides, HS2 9RG

    Isle Of Lewis

    A short walk of 4km (2 miles) across rough ground to an abandoned village on the north shore of Loch Sealg - allow 2 hours.

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  17. Address

    18 Laxay, Isle of Lewis, HS2 9PJ

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    07393 378303

    Isle of Lewis

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

    Your Island guides. Friendly and informative. Covering History, Culture and Genealogy. Areas covered are Lewis, Harris and Skye. 8 Seat Minibuses also available to hire. Call me to discuss your requirements and any particular areas of interest.

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  18. Kinloch Historical Society
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    Kinloch Historical Society
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    Old School, Balallan, Kinloch, Isle of Lewis, Outer Hebrides, HS2 9PN

    Telephone

    01851 830778

    Kinloch, Isle of Lewis

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

    Kinloch Historical Society is located on the main road between Stornoway and Tarbert, A859. It includes a museum and archive covering various aspects of community life, and information about the area’s links to Clan Mackenzie.

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