Features

  • Central location overlooking fresh water lochs
  • Fresh water fishing for brown trout on lochs with permits available in Stornoway
  • Views across to Harris
  • Stornoway Ferry terminal - 20 mins drive
  • Stornoway Airport - 30 mins drive
  • Dalmore beach - 30 mins drive
  • Uig Sands beach - 30 mins drive
  • Working Harris Tweed Mill - Carloway - 25 mins drive
  • Tarbert - Harris - 45 mins drive
  • Harris Gin distillery - 45 mins drive
  • Local shop - Leurbost 5 mins
  • Secure garden
  • Garden furniture
  • Linen and towels included
  • Electricity and heating included
  • Initial supply of logs included
  • No Dogs
  • No smoking

Accommodation

  • Entrance hall
  • Spacious lounge/dining room
  • Large contemporary kitchen
  • Utility room
  • Kingsize bedroom with en suite shower, toilet and wash hand basin
  • Double bedroom
  • Single bedroom
  • Spacious family bathroom with bath, separate shower, toilet and wash hand basin
  • First Floor
  • Huge kingsize bedroom which also has a single bed and so could be used as a family room or a twin room
  • Seating area for relaxing and reading etc.

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2018 rental rates
2019 rental rates
Low Season November/ December £700
Christmas 21st to 28th December £1,200
New Year 28 Dec to 4th Jan £1,200
2019 rental rates
2018 rental rates
Low Jan to Easter £1,100
Easter £1,100
Mid Spring £950
Whitsun Holiday £1,100
High Season £1,100
Mid Season Autumn £950
Mid Season Half Term £950
Low Season November/December £700
Christmas 21st to 28th December £1,200
New Year 28th Dec to 4th January £1,200
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Jul 7 - 14 14 - 21 21 - 28 28 - 4
Aug 4 - 11 11 - 18 18 - 25 25 - 1
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Jan 5 - 12 12 - 19 19 - 26 26 - 2
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Apr 6 - 13 13 - 20 20 - 27 27 - 4
May 4 - 11 11 - 18 18 - 25 25 - 1
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Oct 5 - 12 12 - 19 19 - 26 26 - 2
Nov 2 - 9 9 - 16 16 - 23 23 - 30 30 - 7
Dec 7 - 14 14 - 21 21 - 28 28 - 4
Short break prices
Low Season November/ December 3 nights, commencing Friday (2018) £500
Low Jan to Easter 3 nights, commencing Friday (2019) £500
Low Season November/December 3 nights, commencing Friday (2019) £500
Low Season Nov, Dec. 3 nights, commencing Friday (2020) £500
Low Season Jan, Feb, March 3 nights, commencing Friday (2021) £500
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Refundable good housekeeping deposit: £200
More information about Achmore Schoolhouse

Property information

New to the holiday letting market in October 2018 and renovated to a high standard, the owner of Achmore Schoolhouse has created a beautifully relaxing and appealing conversion of the old village school-house. The views from the house are astonishing as the Lewis landscape extends for miles across endless lochs to the far reaches of the Uig and Harris Hills. The view can change quickly; one minute startlingly bright with glittering lochans and vibrant heather and the next it may be brooding and ethereal as clouds build and the colours of the landscape reflect the closing in of the day. Whatever weather Lewis shares with you - staying here will give you a sense of space, peace and tranquillity. The location couldn't be better as the house is just off the road which connects the East coast with the West coast and just a short drive from the main Lewis to Harris road which facilitates easy traveling through the whole of both islands. The famous Callanish Stones are only 10 minutes away and after dwelling on the ancient site there is nothing better than a delicious lunch at the Callanish Visitor Centre which is open year round apart from Sundays. The two ferry terminals which serve the islands of Lewis and Harris are 20 minutes and 40 minutes respectively from the schoolhouse. Children and babies are welcome and a cot and highchair can be provided.

Facilities

  • Oil central heating
  • Log burning stove
  • Wi-fi
  • Smart TV
  • Electric oven, hob, grill
  • Microwave
  • Fridge
  • Drinks fridge
  • Freezer
  • Bluetooth speaker
  • Washing machine
  • Tumble dryer
  • Dishwasher
  • BBQ
  • Cot and highchair

Further information

  • Grocery Delivery - Tesco - 3 week advance ordering recommended.
  • 4 * equivalent or higher properties - High standard of renovation, fittings and furnishings
  • Child Friendly - Children welcome. Cot and high chair provided
  • Internet/Wifi - Wi-fi with reasonable speed
  • Secure garden - Gated entrance with stone wall perimeter
  • Fishing & Stalking - Fishing for Brown Trout on the lochs permits are available in Stornoway. Ravenspoint Community Fishery 25 mins drive
  • Wildlife & Birdwatching - Red Deer, Otters, Sea Eagles, Golden Eagles, Merlin, Raven, Red Grouse, Golden Plover, Snipe, Meadow Pipit and Stonechat.

Travel information

www.calmac.co.uk Early bookings are essential for busy seasons. Car ferry available from Ullapool to Stornoway (2h 30mins) Flight to Stornoway available from major UK airports. Drive time from Stornoway to cottage is approx. 20 mins. Ferry also available from Uig (Skye) to Tarbert (Harris) 1h 40mins. Drive time from Tarbert to cottage is approx. 45mins.

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