Surfview sleeps up to six guests in three bedrooms and is a purpose built holiday cottage located on the Isle of Lewis in the Scottish Hebrides. Perfect for families and friends, the cottage provides spacious accommodation which boasts a log burning stove for chilly nights and double aspect windows, allowing you to take full advantage of the wonderful sea view.
Finished with wood and tiled floors throughout with underfloor heating, Surfview provides a comfortable holiday retreat at any time of the year. It is situated four miles from the main town of Stornoway in the quiet village of Tong and within walking distance from popular surfing sandbar and reef breaks nearby. There are a choice of three individual sandy beaches within five minutes walking distance from the front door and there is a bus service every half hour and off road parking for several vehicles.
There are plenty of things to see and do in the area. The cottage is within easy driving distance of the world famous Callanish Standing Stones along with being home of the Lewis Chessmen (a medieval chess dating back to the 12th Century). Locally you can enjoy hill walking, bird watching, coastal walks, cycling, sea angling and fresh water salmon fishing. Golf is also available within a ten minute drive from the towns excellent 18 hole golf course set in the beautiful grounds of the Lewis Castle which offers many scenic walks. St Kilda (the recognised Double World Heritage Site) excursions are available and are only a forty five minute drive away.
Iain Macphail joined Independent Cottages in June 2010
Additional information: Price includes all linen, towels, electricity. Unfortunately no pets.
Star Rating: 4 Star
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