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Otter Point Chalet

Otter family near chalet
5.0 of 5 bubbles
12 reviews
Otter family near chalet
Lovely walks nearby
view from kitchen window
Dining area with guest dogs welcome
Electric fire
double bedroom with fitted wardrobes
twin bedroom
comfortable sitting area
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2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 4
South Uist, Outer Hebrides, The Hebrides, Scotland
This well equipped self catering chalet is situated on the shore of Loch Eynort on the East coast of South Uist, offering excellent views of Loch Eynort and the surrounding hillsides. It is a renowned area for spotting all kinds of wildlife, including otters, seals, sea eagles and other birdlife.<BR><BR>This modern self catering accommodation comprises of a fully equipped open plan kitchen, dining area and sitting room. It is centrally heated throughout and double glazed making a warm, cosy, light and airy space. There is a double bedroom, a twin room and also a bed settee in the living room, so the chalet can accommodate up to six people.<BR><BR>Good quality bedding and luxurious towels are provided. A flat screen TV and Broadband connection are also available.<BR>A short drive of no more than four miles awa... Read more
About the Owner, Elizabeth B
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a day
Calendar Updated: 24 days ago
Listed since : Feb 2014
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 27 reviews and 2 properties
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Listing #HL1401773
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5 of 5 bubbles Excellent - based on 12 reviews
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West Yorkshire
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7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2016 for a stay in August 2016

Otter Point Chalet was just perfect for us. Perfect location next to Locheynort with views across the loch. From the the lovely decked area outside you can see and hear a seal colony about 40 meters off shore, and even more seals across the loch. Various birds, large and small, Golden Eagle, Merlin, Heron, Goosander and many many more can...

Management response:

Thank you for your lovely comments. It was a pleasure to meet you both and we are always so glad when guests appreciate the amazing wildlife on our doorstep.i think the fact you spent two weeks on the island gave you a better chance to see the amazing scenery We are planning to install a washing machine over the winter...


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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 August 2016 for a stay in August 2016

Management response:

Thank you Adrian and Tracey We are so glad you enjoyed your stay and yes the views are amazing hope to see you again regards Elizabeth and Angus


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38 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 April 2016 for a stay in April 2016

Fabulous, peaceful, beautiful location and otter chalet was lovely. Equipped with everything you need for a great stay. Many thanks to proprietor Elizabeth for popping down to put keys in the door as we arrived very late in evening. Definitely a place to return too .. Would recommend for walkers, artists and holiday makers looking for a little gem to...

Management response:

Thank you for your kind comments The only thing that I must apologise for is that I was not here to bid you farewell I was called in to work at short notice but I am so glad that you enjoyed your stay With Best Regards Elizabeth


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  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • Freezer
  • Internet Access
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (8)
  • Microwave
  • Ocean Views
  • Parking
  • Refrigerator
  • Satellite TV
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Single Beds:(1)
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Ask about pets
    Smoking not allowed
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About the neighbourhood
Otter Point chalet is situated on the shore of Loch Eynort on the East coast of South Uist, offering excellent views of Loch Eyenort and the surrounding hillsides. It is a renowned area for spotting all kinds of wildlife, including otters, seals, sea eagles and other birdlife.<BR><BR>The Chalet is on a peninsula, a piece of land that juts out into the sealoch. The penisula is a hundred yards or in length, fifty yards offshore at the end is a small island mostly covered by the incoming tide, seals bask there, at some times of the year a hundred seals can be easily counted in the loch. Mostly this land are is just used by anyone staying at the Chalet, and is a great place to wake up to. There is a seat just outside the chalet which is a lovely place to eat breakfast and listen to... more
Car not needed
How to get there
The Uists are a chain of tiny islands linked together by causeways and give good transport links along its length.<BR><BR>Travelling to the Isle of South Uist is done by sea or air.<BR><BR>There are four ferries that arrive on the Uists:<BR><BR>1) Oban port in Argyll on mainland west coast Scotland to Lochboisdale in South Uist<BR>2) Uig port on Skye to Lochmaddy in North Uist<BR>3) Leverburgh port on the Isle of Harris to Berneray on North Uist (The Isle of Harris is attached by land to the Isle of Lewis).<BR>4) There is also a ferry that travels between Ardmhor on Barra and Eriskay. (Eriskay is joined to South Uist by a causeway).<BR> <BR><BR>Which ever way you choose to travel it is a scenic route with chances of... more
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive.
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