House is located on the beautiful Island of Scalpay in the Outer
West Scotland. There are few places which can offer such unique
surroundings, wonderful panoramic views of the secluded bay, mountains,
seascape and uninhabited islands in East Loch Tarbert. The island
abounds in wildlife, a colony of seals can ofen be seen basking
on nearby rocks - this is therefore the perfect choice for naturalists,
birdwatchers, or for anyone seeking complete seclusion and tranquility.
and boating may all be enjoyed - fishing for one rod is available
free of charge and the rod is provided. For young children there
is a lovely new playpark in the village, which also has a small
knitwear company, craft shops and a general store. Shops are only
half a mile away in the village.
bungalow is situated on a nine acre croft (belonging to the proprietor)
and permission is granted to occupants to enable them walk over
the croft and gain access to the beaches where seals/otters can
be viewed regulary on nearby rocks. The location is one of the
quietest spots on the island and there is an abundance of wildlife
in the area.
Tourist Board Promotional materials are held within Hamarsay House,
including leaflets for offcial walks to places of interest/resturants/historical
Island of Scalpay is only 10 minutes from the ferry terminal in
Tabert. A toll-free bridge gives access to the Island and you
carry straight on the main road until you reach the playpark crossroad.
Turn right and travel only 300 yards when you turn left uphill
to Ard Na Cille. You will find Hamarsay House about a quarter
mile down this road surrounded with a ranch type wooden fence.