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Ceann Bodaich, 10 Tolsta Chaolais, Isle of Lewis

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Ceann Bodaich,between the loch and the sea
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1 of 18Ceann Bodaich,between the loch and the sea
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Overview
1 bedroom
1 bathroom
2 guests
3 nights minimum
Condo/Apartment
Ceann Bodaich is a 4 star self-contained apartment with double bedroom, sitting room,en-suite shower, and fully equipped kitchen. It is in the beautiful village of Tolsta Chaolais and has views across Loch Roag to the island of Great Bernera, to the mountains of Harris and to the hills of Uig and Lochs. A short walk will take you to the shore where there are tidal lagoons, rocky and sandy beaches and coastal wildlife ( if you are very lucky you might see otters from our shore). At the other end of the croft you will find the village loch, 'Loch a Bhaille' with it's own islands and wildlife and at some times of the year, plenty of brown trout. The Standing Stones at Calanais are 5 miles to the south and the Broch at Dun Carloway 2.5 miles to the north. At Ceann Bodaich you can be completel...Ceann Bodaich is a 4 star self-contained apartment with double bedroom, sitting room,en-suite shower, and fully equipped kitchen. It is in the beautiful village of Tolsta Chaolais and has views across Loch Roag to the island of Great Bernera, to the mountains of Harris and to the hills of Uig and Lochs. A short walk will take you to the shore where there are tidal lagoons, rocky and sandy beaches and coastal wildlife ( if you are very lucky you might see otters from our shore). At the other end of the croft you will find the village loch, 'Loch a Bhaille' with it's own islands and wildlife and at some times of the year, plenty of brown trout. The Standing Stones at Calanais are 5 miles to the south and the Broch at Dun Carloway 2.5 miles to the north. At Ceann Bodaich you can be completely self sufficient or you can choose to order one of our award winning breakfasts More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: No
Bathrooms
1 Full bath
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About the Owner
Ali G
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:May 2014
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Reviewed 10 October 2019

What a wonderful time we had enjoying the hospitality of Ali and Sandy! The accommodation is spacious and comfortable. The working croft is well kept and tidy. The apartment (shall I say home?) is very private, spacious and comfortable with amazing views! Even the evening...More

Date of stay: September 2019
Thank Duane M
Reviewed 26 August 2019

We had a lovey welcome from Ali, with tea and amazing rich fruit cake. The self catering wing of the house is lovely, with lots of character and lots of books to browse (I'd recommend 'Much ado about Mutton' - a fascinating and entertaining read...More

Date of stay: August 2019
Thank FiadhFiadh
Road534571, VR Owner at Ceann Bodaich, 10 Tolsta Chaolais, Isle of Lewis, responded to this reviewResponded 28 August 2019

Thank you. We enjoyed your stay too

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Reviewed 4 July 2019

This was a return visit for my wife and I to this fantastic location on the isle of lewis. On arrival we were greated by Sandy and Ali and it felt great to be back to our wee house. Ali went off to make the...More

Date of stay: June 2019
Thank IANTT2012
Road534571, VR Owner at Ceann Bodaich, 10 Tolsta Chaolais, Isle of Lewis, responded to this reviewResponded 5 July 2019

Thank you for that super review

Reviewed 20 April 2019

We stayed for 3 days and it was the most warm, welcoming and comfortable experience. The pictures are correct: the apartment is very cosy, the kitchen well equipped. Every day when we came home Ali had already put the stove on for us. We are...More

Date of stay: April 2019
Thank Lisa W
Road534571, VR Owner at Ceann Bodaich, 10 Tolsta Chaolais, Isle of Lewis, responded to this reviewResponded 21 April 2019

Thank you. We enjoyed your visit

Reviewed 11 September 2018

This has got to be the most relaxing perfect break my wife and I have had ever. The hosts Sandy and Ali were first class. We were welcomed onto their property by 3 collies, a pony, a horse and several chickens (The good life) ,...More

Date of stay: September 2018
1  Thank IANTT2012
Road534571, VR Owner at Ceann Bodaich, 10 Tolsta Chaolais, Isle of Lewis, responded to this reviewResponded 11 September 2018

Thank you.

Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: No
DVD Player
Air Conditioning
Alarm Clock
Grill
Books
Central Heating
Dishwasher
Fireplace
Freezer
Refrigerator
Hairdryer
Internet Access
Iron
Kettle
Linens Provided
Local Guides/Maps
Microwave
Mountain Views
Paper Towels Provided
Parking
Cable/satellite TV
Soap/Shampoo Provided
Stereo System
Cooker
Toaster
Towels Provided
TV
Washer
Waterfront
Wi-Fi
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
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About the neighbourhood
The village of Tolsta Chaolais is on the West side of the Isle of Lewis by the sea loch, Loch Roag, and across from the island of Bernera. We are close to the Calanais Stones and the Broch at Dun Carloway and not far from the Blackhouse village at Garenin. The ferry port and airport of Stornoway is half an hour's drive. Our visitors are often interested in the wildlife and coastal scenery of this beautiful place and many come to explore the ancient monuments and buildings here.
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