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

Clisham

Islands: 2 (Harris, Lewis) Causeways: 0 Ferries: 0 Distance: 13 miles Route Time:5 hours Grade: Moderate **Please note the diversion on this section**

Hebridean Art Studio sea

Stop off at Fiona’s art gallery to enjoy her original style of painting, see her studio and gain a unique insight into island life over a cup of tea.

Rob Howard eagles

Wildlife Tours in the stunning Pairc district of the Isle of Lewis

Hebrides Fish 'n' Trips boat Eydis.

HEBRIDES FISH 'N' TRIPS operates from Stornoway harbour on the East Coast of the Isle of Lewis, providing exclusive private charters primarily for 2 people (max 3 people per charter). Charters are…

single kayak and trolley on adroit beach

Grey Goose Kayaks provides single and double sit-on top kayaks and inflatable stand-up paddleboards (SUPs) for hire.

Clan Mackenzie Monument at Seaforth Head

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…

photography gallery on the isle of lewis, blue timber building with fine art photography and traditional darkroom

Island Darkroom is a black and white photographic gallery and studio in the heart of the Isle of Lewis - with an entirely handmade selection of prints, as well as tweed and cyanotype textiles, coffee…

Experience Lochs

  1. Rob Howard eagles
    Wildlife Tours in the stunning Pairc district of the Isle of Lewis
    1. 1st January 202431st December 2024
  2. Grey Goose Cottage is in the little village of Keose, with uninterrupted views of Loch Keose which is virtually at the bottom of the garden. The cottage is recently refurbished providing a peaceful and secluded stay in a well-equipped and comfortable house and provides an excellent location for exploring the islands of Lewis & Harris.
    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.
      1. 1st January 202431st December 2024
    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

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

      Telephone

      01851 705283

      Isle of Lewis

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

      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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    2. Achmore Cottage house
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      36 Achmore, Isle Of Lewis, Outer Hebrides, HS2 9DU

      Telephone

      01851 612288

      Isle Of Lewis

      Awards

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

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

      Telephone

      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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    4. Loch Cromore external
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      10 Cromore, Isle of Lewis, Outer Hebrides, HS2 9QH

      Telephone

      01851 880449

      Isle of Lewis

      Awards

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

      Loch Cromore Holiday Pod
      Welcome to our beautiful Hebridean Island Hideaway! Our fully equipped pod is a perfect base for exploring our amazing island. Great for short/long, walking/fishing/cultural holidays. And we welcome pets!

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      Address

      The Hall, Laxay, Isle of Lewis, Outer Hebrides, HS2 9PJ

      Telephone

      07521702455

      Laxay, Isle of Lewis

      Awards

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

      Stop off at Fiona’s art gallery to enjoy her original style of painting, see her studio and gain a unique insight into island life over a cup of tea.

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      • Children Welcome

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    6. Address

      18 Keose Glebe, Lochs, Isle of Lewis, Outer Hebrides, HS2 9JX

      Telephone

      07738 537598

      Isle of Lewis

      Awards

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

      Grey Goose Cottage is in the little village of Keose, with uninterrupted views of Loch Keose which is virtually at the bottom of the garden. The cottage is recently refurbished providing a peaceful and secluded stay in a well-equipped and comfortable house and provides an excellent location for exploring the islands of Lewis & Harris.

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      • Outdoor Play Area - A playpark is located 1 mile from cottage

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    7. Rob Howard eagles
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      Address

      Isle of Lewis, Outer Hebrides, HS2 9QX

      Telephone

      +447722013519

      Isle of Lewis

      Awards

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

      Wildlife Tours in the stunning Pairc district of the Isle of Lewis

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    8. Hebrides Fish 'n' Trips boat Eydis.
      Hebrides Fish 'n' Trips boat Eydis.

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      Address

      58 Lower Bayble, Isle Of Lewis, Outer Hebrides, HS2 0QB

      Telephone

      01851 871 165

      Isle Of Lewis

      Awards

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

      HEBRIDES FISH 'N' TRIPS operates from Stornoway harbour on the East Coast of the Isle of Lewis, providing exclusive private charters primarily for 2 people (max 3 people per charter). Charters are generally appreciated by couples looking for a private boat hire at an affordable rate, with their charter exactly tailored in line with their…

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    9. 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
      Roadside view of Westend B & B with moorland and big sky.
      Twin bedroom Westend B & B
      Double room Westend B & B Guest Bedroom
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      Address

      16b Achmore, Isle Of Lewis, Outer Hebrides, HS2 9DU

      Telephone

      07554665549

      Isle Of Lewis

      Awards

      • 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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      single kayak and trolley on adroit beach
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      Address

      Keose Glebe, ISLE OF LEWIS, Isle of Lewis, HS2 9JX

      Telephone

      07974 668345

      ISLE OF LEWIS

      Awards

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

      Grey Goose Kayaks provides single and double sit-on top kayaks and inflatable stand-up paddleboards (SUPs) for hire.

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    11. Address

      44 Balallan, Isle of Lewis, Outer Hebrides, HS2 9PT

      Telephone

      01851 830472

      Isle of Lewis

      Awards

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

      'Clearview' is a modern family run B&B in a peaceful elevated location enjoying extra ordinary panoramic views of Loch Erisort and the Harris hills.

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      • Children Welcome
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    12. Clan Mackenzie Monument at Seaforth Head
      Loch Erisort in Winter
      Clan Mackenzie Monument at Seaforth Head
      Loch Erisort in Winter

      Address

      Community Hub, Balallan, Kinloch, Isle of Lewis, Outer Hebrides, HS2 9PN

      Telephone

      01851 830778

      Kinloch, Isle of Lewis

      Awards

      • 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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      • Gaelic Speaking

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      • Baby Changing Facilities Available

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    13. photography gallery on the isle of lewis, blue timber building with fine art photography and traditional darkroom
      photography gallery on the isle of lewis, blue timber building with fine art photography and traditional darkroom

      Address

      5c Achmore, ISLE OF LEWIS, Outer Hebrides, HS2 9DU

      Telephone

      07599217064

      ISLE OF LEWIS

      Awards

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

      Island Darkroom is a black and white photographic gallery and studio in the heart of the Isle of
      Lewis - with an entirely handmade selection of prints, as well as tweed and cyanotype textiles,
      coffee and bespoke workshops.

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    14. Address

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

      Isle Of Lewis

      Awards

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

      The Old Mission Hall is located beside pretty Loch Cromore on the Isle of Lewis

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    15. Address

      Kershader, Isle Of Lewis, Outer Hebrides, HS2 9QA

      Telephone

      01851 880236

      Isle Of Lewis

      Awards

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

      The Ravenspoint Centre Museum also has an archive and exhibition to allow you to discover more about the people and the place.

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    16. 8b Calbost bed
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      Address

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

      Telephone

      01851 700239

      Isle of Lewis

      Awards

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

      This well equipped small 2 bedroom cottage in the Isle of Lewis can accommodate up to 4 guests and comprises of a living/dining room, Kitchenette, shower room, double bedroom and a smaller bedroom with bunk beds.

       

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    17. Bonnie Prince Charlie Monument - Arivruach - Rachel Keenan

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      Arivruaich, Isle of Lewis, Outer Hebrides, HS2 9LE

      Isle of Lewis

      The Bonnie Prince Charlie monument is in the village of Arivruach, Lochs to mark where he landed following the Battle of Culloden.

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      Address

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

      Isle of Lewis

      Awards

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

      Crafting Harris Tweed gifts, accessories and soft furnishings - pouffes, doorstops, bags, scented gifts, cushions, Tweedy teddies and more. Selling from my Honesty hut. Open to orders through Facebook Messenger and email. Wholesale possible.

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