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Red House

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Cottage -
1 Bedroom , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 2
Isle of Harris, Lewis and Harris, Outer Hebrides, The Hebrides, Scotland
Standing alone remote yet close to Tarbert on the rugged and beautiful coastline of the bays of Harris. The Red House (or Tigh Dearg), recently renovated from a traditional stone cottage and now a perfect getaway for two. The only access is by a 100 metre stony pathway. Spectacular views across the sea to North Harris and the Isles of Scalpay and Scotsay. Closer by, watch the local seal population as they bask on the rocks below the house. The cottage is ideally located for walkers and cyclists, surrounded by scenery and central to Harris, as well as the whole of the Western Isles. The isolated situation together with the ambiance, we have created, with many hand crafted fixtures and fittings and artistic touches, make it ideal for a romantic break or honeymoon.A warm welcome awaits you here at Red House. A basket of complimentary supplie... Read more
Listing #HL580414
About the Owner
Tracey M
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:August 2013
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Just spending our last night at the Red House in Harris - what a perfect location and cottage we couldn't of asked for more we have absoulutely loved every minute - even as storm Calum has raged outside we have been cosy and comfortable in...More

Thank Newc11
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Red House is beautifully located and provides an Hebridean experience that will stay with us. The layout of the cottage is great and the upstairs bedroom and living area is a great place to chill. Tracey and Alisdair were both very helpful.

Thank Roy B
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Reviewed 30 July 2018

Red House offers everything you could want in a holiday cottage. It has lots of thoughtful touches such as picnic basket , games and telescope which make for a lovely break. It is well located beside East Loch Tarbert, offering a quiet scenic retreat but...More

Thank JudithK767
  • Books
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Ocean Views
  • Parking
  • Porch
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Stereo System
  • SuperKing Beds:(1)
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Waterfront
  • Water Views
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Not kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 11:00 AM
    1 Shower
    1 Crib
    1 King
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Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Dates Min stay Per night Per week
Default 3 nights
1 Oct 2018 -
4 Nov 2018
7 nights --
5 Nov 2018 -
22 Dec 2018
4 nights
1 Apr 2019 -
30 Sep 2019
7 nights --
Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to British Pounds and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
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About the neighbourhood
Explore the wonderful array of natural beauty - wild flowers on the machair, mountains and hills to walk, or walkways for the less adventurous . There are dunes, birdwatching, fishing for brown trout and salmon, geology, the night sky in winter and with the right conditions you can see the northern lights. The famous Atlantic beaches are great for surfing and wind surfing while the eastern coast is perfect for kayaking and sailing. Places of interest to visit include Rodel church, the Temple in Northton, the Scalpay lighthouse. Enjoy a beautifully situated 9-hole golf course on the very edge of the Atlantic. Take a day trip to St. Kilda, the Shiants or another of the remote and uninhabited Hebridean Islands
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Stornoway: 62.0 km
Railway: Fort William, Inverness,: 212.0 km
Ferry: Tarbert Harris, Leverbourgh, Stornoway: 2.0 km
By Air
Frequent flights everyday to Stornoway airport from Glasgow, Edinburgh and Inverness.

Flights to Stornoway, Benbecula and Barra.

By Sea
Perhaps a more satisfying way to travel here, take a car ferry from:

Uig, Isle of Skye, to Tarbert, Harris
Ullapool to Stornoway, Lewis
Berneray to Leverburgh, Harris

The ferry operator is Caledonian MacBrayne
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Nearest Beach: 13.0 km.
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