20. Gatliff Hostel

Berneray, Isle of North Uist, Outer Hebrides, HS6 5BQ

Type:Architectural Trail

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These two converted blackhouses now form the Berneray hostel site of the Gatliff Trust and lie in a Conservation Area. The original croft houses probably dated from the 19th Century. The roofs are thatched, including a thatched sculpture of an otter perched on one roof.

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* Open from Monday to Saturday from 10:00-17:00, contact directly for distillery tours.

What's Nearby

  1. This is a large, heavy-billed diver can resemble a goose, especially in flight.

    0.04 miles away
  2. The Birlinn Yarn Company studio sells locally sourced yarn in a range of natural blends…

    0.39 miles away
  3. Berneray and the nearby island of Pabbay lie in the Sound of Harris between North Uist…

    0.42 miles away
  1. Seal viewing point

    0.61 miles away
  2. Ben Ghainche is a small hill situated at the north end of the beach at Bearsdaire

    0.94 miles away
  3. At Beinn a'Chlaidh - Hill of the Graveyard - there is a standing stone.

    1.2 miles away
  4. Common seals are brown, tan, or grey, with distinctive V-shaped nostrils.

    1.39 miles away
  5. A large seal with a forehead and less spots than the Harbour Seal. Males can be up to 3.3…

    1.39 miles away
  6. Close to the ferry terminal lie the slight remains of a burial cairn, probably dating to…

    1.45 miles away
  7. A truly stunning beach and was voted in 2021 as no. 3 in Lonely Planet's Top 20 Best…

    1.98 miles away
  8. Giant Mackaskill Monument is located ti the South of Berneray.

    2.36 miles away
  9. The Sound of Harris ferry runs between Berneray and Leverburgh. The route meanders round…

    2.45 miles away
  10. Larger of two British seal species.

    2.48 miles away
  11. Loch Bhurigh is easily accessible from the machair to the south of the island.

    2.47 miles away
  12. Download the Uist Unearthed app and discover two sites in one at Dùn an Sticir! Watch the…

    3.18 miles away
  13. The remains of a stronghold occupy the whole of a tiny islet in the middle of the tidal…

    3.21 miles away
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