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  • Spacious Double Bedroom
    Spacious Double Bedroom
    Spacious Double Bedroom
    Callanish Stones, 10 min drive.
    Cliscro From across the Loch
    Dining with a View
    Traditional Range
    Property description
    Carloway
    |
    Rental Home – 
    2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 4
    Cliscro offers spectacular sea and mountain views from its vantage point above Loch Carloway. The house is set at the edge of the peaceful village of Borrowston. It has been tastefully renovated to offer you comfort and relaxation in its stunning setting. You are ideally placed to explore the island, with beautiful beaches and historic attractions within a few minutes drive. Whatever your pleasure; fishing, walking, surfing or cycling, it is an ideal base for your adventures. If you wish to stay closer to home there is plenty available to keep you entertained (a flat screen television, Wifi, board games, books, a DVD library and Ipod compatible CD system) so settle down in front of the log burning stove and relax. If you enjoy star gazing, the roof windows in the master bedroom often al... more
  • Amenities & details
    • Central Heating
    • Cots:(1)
    • Dining Seats (6)
    • Dishwasher
    • Double Beds:(1)
    • Dryer
    • DVD Player
    • Fireplace
    • Freezer
    • Hairdryer
    • Highchair
    • Internet Access
    • Iron
    • Kettle
    • Linens Provided
    • Living Room Seats (5)
    • Microwave
    • Ocean Views
    • Parking
    • Private Yard
    • Refrigerator
    • Satellite TV
    • Single Beds:(2)
    • Stereo System
    • Stove
    • Toaster
    • Towels Provided
    • TV
    • Washer
    • Wi-Fi
    Suitability
    • Wheelchair Access:
      No
    • Elder Access:
      Yes
    • Pets Allowed:
      Yes
    • Smoking Allowed:
      No
    • Suitable for Children:
      Yes
    Additional amenities & feature info
    There is one comfortable double bedroom upstairs and a twin room downstairs. You may not need the central heating on in summer time but if you like it hot, then the traditional solid fuel stove in the kitchen will heat the radiators and do the trick . We will provide you with plenty of wood, coal or peat to keep you going.The dining room and living room boast south facing views over Loch Carloway. You may wish to try your hand at cooking on top of the traditional range but if not, don't worry as the modern kitchen is well equipped with an electric oven and gas hob.
    Listing #HL282671 by: Holiday Lettings
  • Rates

    Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

      Begins Ends Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
    Low Season Oct 1, 2014 Dec 31, 2014 4 nights
    $141
    £90
    --
    $704
    £450
    Low Season Jan 1, 2015 Jun 30, 2015 4 nights
    $141
    £90
    $141
    £90
    $704
    £450
    High Season Jul 1, 2015 Sep 30, 2015 4 nights
    $141
    £90
    $141
    £90
    $775
    £495
    Low Season Oct 1, 2015 Dec 31, 2015 4 nights
    $141
    £90
    $141
    £90
    $704
    £450
    Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to U.S. Dollars and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
    Additional Rate and Availability Information
    A £100 Deposit Payable on Booking. Outstanding Balance Payable 6 weeks Prior to Arrival .
  • Property location
    Restaurants
    Things to Do
    Access
    Car advised
    How to get there
    Airport: Stornoway Airport: 26.1 mi
    Ferry: Stornoway : 22.4 mi
    Most people travel to Lewis via a memorable sea crossing:
    Caledonian MacBrayne (www.calmac.co.uk) operates a regular car ferry service between Ullapool and Stornoway, or alternatively they operate a shorter ferry crossing between Uig (Isle of Skye) and Tarbert (Harris).Ferry fares have decreased in recent years making them suprisingly affordable.
    Travelling to Carloway by road:
    Carloway is about 36km from Stornoway, and about 54km from Tarbert. Follow signs for Càrlabhagh (Carloway) on the A858. Remember to look out for the Gaelic name on road signs.
    Flying to Lewis:
    The only airport on the island is in Stornoway . Flybe (www.flybe.com) operate daily flights to Stornoway from Inverness, Glasgow and Edinburgh . Eastern Airways (www.easternairways.com) operate flights, Monday to Friday, t...
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    Activities nearby
    Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive.
    Nearby cities
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John H
Eastbourne, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014 for a stay in September 2014

Cliscro is everything it was advertised to be ...and more! It is the perfect getaway for solitude. Eleanor had considered the finest details regarding furnishings and even left us with eggs and home-made cake and a bottle of wine...all very much appreciated. Perfect location for Calanais stones and exploring Lewis and Harris. The icing on the cake was Golden Eagles... more

Mrtooty
North Shields
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014 for a stay in August 2014
1
person found this review helpful

Our second stay at Cliscro and every bit as good as the first. Great location fabulous, clean and very well equipped cottage. Wonderful coastal walks (eleanor the owner has a large selection of info on these in her cottage) make the effort to go well worth it. Eleanor is lovely a great host who makes the best Victoria sponge cake... more

russthebl...
Doncaster, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014 for a stay in August 2014

What a lovely place and Eleanor is the perfect host. Great location and well appointed. Lots of nice ''extras'' wine, home baking and free range eggs ! Great wildlife viewing with a resident Peregrine Falcon often seen on the garden fence and Buzzards very close too. Caught lots of fresh Mackerel in the see loch opposite. Loved the cottage, everything... more

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Listed since : Feb 2013
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