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Reviewed September 10, 2014

Very cosy little B&B in a wonderful location right on beach with the fantastic nature reserve immediately beside it. The bed was comfortable and room had everything needed. Only thing we didn't like was the one big breakfast table for all guests (6 if all rooms occupied) but that's just a personal opinion. Lady was friendly and helpful.

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St Albans
Reviewed June 22, 2014

Located overlooking a beautiful bay and white sand beach on the Balranald RSPB reserve. Mrs Simpson was very understanding when we didn't arrive until 10.30pm and we found spotless bedroom, comfy beds and a good cooked breakfast. What's not to like ? No. TV in bedroom but we watched the late night World Cup game in the lounge, with a...

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Hexham, United Kingdom
Reviewed July 3, 2013

The location is excellent for visiting the nearby RSPB reserve. The Room was comfortable and the breakfast was good Scottish fare. Mrs Simpson runs a good B&B and is rather reserved in her manner but is very helpful.

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1Thank Ivor B
Oosterhout, The Netherlands
Reviewed March 26, 2012

We stayed at Sgeir Ruadh for 4 nights in September 2011. The location is wonderful. The rooms are small and basic, but clean. We compensated for the lack of space by spending more time in the lounge, which has a lovely view. The food was good. Our only real complaint was that the matress wasn't very comfy. After complaining mrs...

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Sutton in Craven
Reviewed September 27, 2011

Good stay, a little expensive given the facilities. Didn't find the owner very friendly and a little cold for a B&B owner. I dont like flat pack furniture in a room. No real complaints other than it could be better.

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Blackpool, United Kingdom
Reviewed June 12, 2011

We stayed at sgeir ruadh at the end of april for a couple of nights and loved it! The room was clean, fresh and comfortable with everything you need. The lounge has the most wonderful views, the breakfast was perfectly cooked and tasted great. The porridge was nice and creamy! Mrs Simpson was warm and welcoming and we will be...

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Hemel Hempstead, United Kingdom
Reviewed May 26, 2011

We stayed here for four nights and were made very welcome by the owner Kathy Simpson. The house is facing the bay and the RSPB Balranald Nature Reserve. We had a lovely stay with good breakfasts, and a nice lounge for guests where we could catch up with the TV news, read the various information on the local area and...

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Stornoway, United Kingdom
Reviewed April 7, 2011

I stayed at Sgeir Ruadh recently, with some colleagues, and cannot recommend it enough. Lovely rooms, a stunning location, and delicious breakfasts. The owners are also incredibly friendly and helpful. I will definitely be back.

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Reviewed February 18, 2011

I have travelled to the Uists for many years with Sgeir Ruadh being our choice of places to stay. Mrs Simpson is extremely welcoming and helpful, making our stay very enjoyable. After reading the comment below I felt compelled to write and accurate account of Sgeir Ruadh, Firstly- Rooms are always immaculate, fresh smelling, no dust, clean bed linen, something...

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Reviewed August 19, 2010

Mrs Simpson can be described as unfriendly, or as Bonniebraes said: "efficient and polite though not exactly friendly". In such a remote location one would definitely wish for more warmth. The bacon was off. The room was very small, the ensuite bathroom tiny.

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Address: Hougharry | HS6 5DL, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > The Hebrides > Outer Hebrides > North Uist
Number of rooms: 3
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Sgeir Ruadh North Uist, Scotland
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