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Bosta Beach in Winter is something else.

I guess if you choose to travel to the outer Hebrides in January you will have everything to... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Harrogate, United Kingdom
Gorgeous little beach

Great little beach, only a short walk from the car park which has toilets. It’s a flat beach... read more

Reviewed 30 December 2018
Manchester, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I guess if you choose to travel to the outer Hebrides in January you will have everything to yourself, the weather, the solitude, the beaches to name a few things. It was cold, it was frosty, it was sheer bliss. The sea was turquoise the...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 30 December 2018 via mobile

Great little beach, only a short walk from the car park which has toilets. It’s a flat beach, white sands and turquoise waters, with impressive black rocks around in the shallows. Even though it’s December it’s mild weather, 9 degrees and dry, and We actually...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 7 November 2018

Bosta Beach on the tiny Isle of Great Bernera is amongst the most beautiful of beaches I have ever come across in the UK and better than most beaches in the Mediterranean or Caribbean. As it appeared into view I was absolutely lost for words....More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Antonia F
Reviewed 14 October 2018 via mobile

Worth the drive, it is breathtaking. Beauty on earth. Massive white sand beaches, enormous rock out crops, and just plain WILD. We drove after landing in Stornoway on the afternoon ferry. Beautiful landscape on the drive to the beach as well. Dont miss this while...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

I’d seen pictures of bosta beach before we went, the seascape especially if you like photography is simply amazing, I also knew there was the time and tide Bell so wanted to see this as well, as you enter onto the beach take a walk...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 25 August 2018

Good place for an afternoon on the beach - clean sand, nice little burns coming down onto the sand - great for damming. Didn't visit the iron age house as we thought fee of £3 a bit steep.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 23 August 2018 via mobile

Beautiful, white sand,it is gorgeous. The beach goes on and on,lovely walks along the sand.It is a great place to see dolphins and seals,but we weren't lucky that day. Will need to return and check it out again.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 23 August 2018 via mobile

The sort of place I don’t want to review because it’s best that people don’t know about it! Stunning beach with white sand and green water and a beautiful skyline. Wow! There is a huge bell on the rocks to warm of the incoming tide....More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank johnandlizb
Reviewed 14 July 2018 via mobile

Possibly the best beach i've ever seen.so many great views. Was just brilliant. Could've spent all day there. Drive was great too

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 9 July 2018

My parents originated from the Isle of Lewis. I hadn't been back for around 10 years. We based our trip just outside Stornoway at Holm near where the Iolaire disaster happened many decades ago. I returned to bostah beach where my father is buried in...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank Chris C
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Setareh C
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Response from tcgannon | Reviewed this property |
It's the Time and Tide Bell: a permanent art installation in a handful of locations across the UK. The idea is that the bells chime at high tide and draw attention to climate change.
26 February 2017|
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Response from c0xf | Reviewed this property |
In Scotland you can camp anywhere as long as there is no sign to say you require a permit. Wild camping is permitted with the understanding that you respect the environment and don't camp in a way that causes obstruction or... More