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Looking towards this stunning property
Enjoy a stroll along the local beach
Plenty of walking opportunites close by
Relax in the lounge after an adventurous day
Snuggle up by the fire with your favourite treats
Get cosy and unwind
Plenty of space to hang coats after exploring
Open plan kitchen/diner
Well-equipped so you can cook up a storm
Enjoy a meal together around the dining table
Useful kitchen/utility facilities
Light and open but with a homely feel
Ground floor shower room
Quiet reading nook for a bit of me time
Double bedroom with access to the twin room
Bright twin room
Enjoy a relaxing lie in
Enjoy a refreshing shower in the shower room
Endless exploring opportunities
View towards the property
Beautiful views for miles around
1 / 21  Looking towards this stunning property
2 / 21  Enjoy a stroll along the local beach
3 / 21  Plenty of walking opportunites close by
4 / 21  Relax in the lounge after an adventurous day
5 / 21  Snuggle up by the fire with your favourite treats
6 / 21  Get cosy and unwind
7 / 21  Plenty of space to hang coats after exploring
8 / 21  Open plan kitchen/diner
9 / 21  Well-equipped so you can cook up a storm
10 / 21  Enjoy a meal together around the dining table
11 / 21  Useful kitchen/utility facilities
12 / 21  Light and open but with a homely feel
13 / 21  Ground floor shower room
14 / 21  Quiet reading nook for a bit of me time
15 / 21  Double bedroom with access to the twin room
16 / 21  Bright twin room
17 / 21  Enjoy a relaxing lie in
18 / 21  Enjoy a refreshing shower in the shower room
19 / 21  Endless exploring opportunities
20 / 21  View towards the property
21 / 21  Beautiful views for miles around

Sleatabhal

North Uist, Outer Hebrides
Sleeps 6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms 2
Change Sat
Dogs welcome 2
4 star
Downstairs bathroom
Open fire / woodburner
Internet access
Shop nearby
Beach within easy reach
Fishing onsite / nearby
Family friendly
Towels included
Travel cot available
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At a glance

  • Enjoy on of the islands most popular attractions, Otter Spotting
  • There is no shortage of walking opportunities within this vast amount of countryside
  • Visit the RSPB Nature Reserve at Balranald or head to Scollas golf course for a round of golf
Property code: 77239

If you’re looking for a quiet break away, surrounded by history and wildlife, this is the place to visit. A perfect base for families to spend some quality time together in the Isle of North Uist.

Head to the edge of the world and stay in the remarkable Isle of North Uist, embracing trips to the beach and long walks with friends, family and pets. This secluded property offers you the peace and quiet needed to unwind yet puts the North Hebrides’ unique attractions within easy reach. The property is ideally suited to a group of four friends or a family of six, as well as two beloved canine companions.

Modern and minimalist throughout, this contemporary property offers a spacious and comfortable base for your Scottish trip. Stop off in the porch to wipe sandy paws and wet fur before heading inside. The living area is a sociable open-plan space on the ground floor, where dining, cooking and relaxing can be enjoyed all together. In the lounge area you’ll find Fido and Rover curled up by the warming wood burner, sleepily dozing off with their pack close by. When it’s time for the rest of the household to doze off, head onto the first floor to find three well-appointed bedrooms. Two of these are double rooms with comfy beds, whilst a third bedroom is a cosy twin accessed via one of the doubles - an ideal family room. Outside, a generous garden set to lawn is fully enclosed making it perfect for dogs to stretch their legs.

The Isle of North Uist offers some of the UK’s most beautiful beach spots, including the glorious white sands of Hosta Beach (8 miles). Pack your tennis balls and head for the coast, enjoying long days of fetch on the sand. Enjoy otter spotting on the coast or head to the RSPB Balranald Nature Reserve (9.5 miles) to spot a range of Hebridean birds. There are plenty of sticks to be fetched along the Uist Sculpture Trail (9.5 miles), with art and far-reaching landscapes to be enjoyed.

Dogs are charged at £20 each per full or part week.

  • 3 bedrooms - 2 doubles and 1 twin (accessed through the double bedroom)
  • 2 shower rooms
  • Electric oven and hob
  • Utility room with microwave, fridge and freezer
  • Wood burner (first basket of logs included)
  • Ample off-road parking
  • Wi-Fi included
  • 2 dogs welcome
  • Beach 5 miles and shop within walking distance
  • TV in lounge
  • Sleeps 4+2 (twin bedroom only accessible from double bedroom)

Fiona MacDonald

This property is personally managed by Fiona.

Reviews

From guests that have stayed at the property.

Based on 14 guest ratings

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Reviewed by Kay 23rd October 2021

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We had a fantastic week in the property at the end of October. Cathina was extremely helpful and particularly thoughtful, when our ferry was delayed by several hours. Great walking from the cottage and very helpful being so close to the Co-Op. We would definitely recommend this to others. Thanks for a great stay.

Reviewed by David 18th October 2021

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The cottage is well equipped, wall heating, log stove,three bedrooms, two shower, toilet rooms. Location doesn't really matter as your not covering large amount of miles,coop next door,brilliant beach about 20mins walk,we were there on October which was nice and quiet.

Reviewed by Karen 18th September 2021

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Reviewed by Phil 6th September 2021

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Reviewed by Charles 7th August 2021

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Great cottage for a family, not far to the most amazing beach and others a short walk/drive away, mainly disserted. No bath but no time for that anyway, quick shower and away!

Reviewed by Carol 10th July 2021

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Really enjoyed our time there. Cottage is located close to many beautiful beaches and is well equipped.

Reviewed by Gabrielle 26th June 2021

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This house is in the most fantastic location, just a miles walk to a stunning series of beaches. The Co-op was so handy and the Wee Cottage Kitchen in Malacleit was great. Berneray a short drive away. The interior was immaculate. Cathina gave us a lovely welcome and was so friendly and helpful, sharing local information with us and stories. The stoRead morerage shed was a bonus, meaning we could keep our bikes safe and dry. Within 30 minutes of arrival a sea eagle flew over the house, amazing wildlife! Hide

Reviewed by Gary 12th June 2021

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Really nice cottage 10 mins from the most glorious beaches Beautiful island weather very kind to us The shop was very handy as well

Reviewed by Diana 5th June 2021

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A great base for an active holiday. We were out all day, back to cook most evenings. The sounds of the bird-life in the reed beds opposite, and the chatter around the house were a wonderful back drop morning and night.

Reviewed by Margaret 3rd October 2020

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Reviewed by Janet 19th September 2020

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Reviewed by Wendy 12th September 2020

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The cottage worked well for us but the welcome we received from Cathina, her family and the local community made for a very special holiday experience.

Reviewed by Claire 22nd August 2020

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We really loved this cosy, prettily decorated cottage. It had lovely views, was comfortable and clean and was within walking distance of an extraordinary (and empty) beach. We had peat fires, a sunny afternoon in the garden and lovely family meals. Sollas is well placed to explore the full length of the Outer Hebrides and all its phenomenal beachesRead more. We definitely recommend this property. Hide

Reviewed by Iain 8th August 2020

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Looking towards this stunning property
Enjoy a stroll along the local beach
Plenty of walking opportunites close by
Relax in the lounge after an adventurous day
Snuggle up by the fire with your favourite treats
Get cosy and unwind
Plenty of space to hang coats after exploring
Open plan kitchen/diner
Well-equipped so you can cook up a storm
Enjoy a meal together around the dining table
Useful kitchen/utility facilities
Show 9 moreLight and open but with a homely feel

Location

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