Tuesday 5 December 2023

4 Callanish, Isle of Lewis, Western Isles

4 Callanish, Isle of Lewis, Western Isles

4 Callanish stands as a charming retreat on the Isle of Lewis, offering self-catering accommodation in a prime location on the Western Isles, just a brief 10-minute walk from the renowned Callanish Stones and Visitor Centre.

The cottage, a delightful relic from 1905, has been meticulously modernised to provide excellent accommodation, creating a tranquil escape from the pressures of modern life. Nestled in a serene location, it offers stunning views, setting the stage for a peaceful getaway.

Upon entering, guests are greeted by the warmth of underfloor heating throughout the ground floor. The cosy sitting room invites relaxation with comfortable seating, a wood burner, Sky TV, and a well-curated library. The light-filled sunroom provides a perfect spot to unwind while enjoying views of the sea and the Callanish Stones.

The well-equipped kitchen, boasting a heritage stove (AGA Rayburn style), is a culinary haven with a full range of amenities, including a fridge, freezer, dishwasher, microwave, toaster, grill, washing machine, and tumble dryer. Guests can rustle up delicious meals against a backdrop of modern convenience.

Upstairs, two elegant bedrooms await – one double and one twin. The upper level also features a separate WC and wash-hand basin. Downstairs, a further twin en suite and a main bathroom with a roll-top bath and a separate walk-in shower complete the accommodation, ensuring comfort and convenience for all.

Venturing beyond the cottage, the Isle of Lewis and the Western Isles unfold with captivating attractions. A short distance from Stornoway provides access to interesting shops and excellent restaurants like the County Hotel, serving delightful curry, and the Harbour Kitchen. The nearby beaches of Dalmore, Dalbeg, and Bernera offer stunning natural beauty, while a scenic boat trip to St. Kilda promises an unforgettable experience.

History enthusiasts can delve into the past with visits to the black houses and museums at Gearrannan and Arnol, offering insights into local and social history. 4 Callanish, with its blend of historic charm and modern comforts, stands as a gateway to exploration and relaxation in the heart of the Western Isles.

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