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An Taigh Soilleir

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Excellent 5/5 Score from 22 reviews

from £60 /night

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An Taigh Soilleir Near Completion April 2012

Bungalow | 3 bedrooms | sleeps 7

Key Info
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0 km
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden

An Taigh Soilleir is a fully equipped Hebridean holiday cottage which has 3 double bedrooms, 2 with ensuite shower rooms and 1 located next to the bathroom. The spacious kitchen and open plan dinning and living rooms are flooded with light from the large windows which provide stunning views of the hills of South Uist.The dining room also opens onto a large patio area ideal for al fresco dining in the Hebridean summer evenings.The house also has an upstairs study with PC and internet access with TV and sofa.

With it's stunning views and its open plan An Taigh Soilleir (The Bright House in Gaelic) lives up to its name and provides a bright, comfortable and relaxing environment to enjoy your perfect Hebridean holiday. Situated at the north end of the Isle of South Uist, An Taigh Soilleir is perfectly located to explore all that the amazing Isles of North Uist, South Uist, Benbecula, Berneray and Eriskay have to offer. Famous for its wildlife, rare flowers, fishing, beaches and seafood the Southern Isles have something for everyone.

Size Sleeps up to 7, 3 bedrooms
Nearest beach Unnamed 900 m
Access Car advised
Nearest Amenities 2.2 km
Nearest travel links Nearest airport: Benbecula 13 km
Family friendly Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility
Notes No pets allowed, No smoking at this property

Features and Facilities

Luxuries Internet access, DVD player
General Central heating, TV, CD player, Wi-Fi available
Standard Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer
Utilities Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine
Rooms 3 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms and 2 En suites
Furniture 1 Sofa beds, Double beds (3), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 5
Other Linen provided, Towels provided
Outdoors Private garden, BBQ
Access Parking
Further details indoors

An Taigh Soilleir has an upstairs study area with PC, TV and sofa bed which is an ideal place for children to get away from their parents (or vice versa!)

Further details outdoors

Large patio areas at front and back perfect for BBQs and al fresco dining. The rear of the property offers stunning views of the South Uist hills and the front a view over the croft to the South Ford and the Isles of Benbecula and North Uist.

About this location

The Hebrides region

The Outer Hebrides (also known as the Western Isles), Na h-Eileanan Siar in Gaelic, is a chain of islands off the West coast of Scotland. One of the last bastions of the Scottish Gaelic language the islands are full of heritage, music and culture. Miles of beautiful beaches line the west coast of the islands and it is home to rare and protected species of flora and fauna and much of the islands and surrounding waters are protected habitats. There are 53 Sites of Special Scientific Interest on the Islands.

The Islands are also famous for their seafood, miles of sandy beaches, fishing and provide perfect locations for many water-sports.


Central Location on the Island chain of North Uist, South Uist, Benbecula, Berneray and Eriskay perfect for exploring all these majestic islands have to offer. A stay at An Taigh Soilleir is perfect for both relaxing and activity packed holidays.

An Taigh Soilleir is close to local amenities, beautiful beaches, fantastic fishing and the Loch Druidibeg nature reserve.

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25 Oct 2014


"The house was in excellent condition when we arrived, very well presented."

The house was a lovely place to stay in. Very well presented, clean and in excellent state of repair. There was everything you require for your stay in the house, in our case even tea bags! The bedroo… More

29 Aug 2014


"Family Retreat to South Uist"

We had a fantastic break. I can honestly say the cottage is the nicest we have stayed in over 20 or more years we have been visiting Scotland. That combined with the stunning beaches, wildlife and s… More

20 Jul 2014


"Great house, fabulous location"

Had a wonderful week exploring The Uists and Benbecula. The house is very comfortable, well located and the owners were helpful and accommodating.… More

9 Jul 2014


"1 word to describe this house. ..MAGNIFICENT."

Myself, hubby, daughter, son in law, sister, brother in law & not forgetting lovely grandaughter who only stayed part of week as she just travelled back from Barcelona were stunned when we entered thi… More

8 Jul 2014



Wonderfully comfortable and relaxing. This well thought out property had everything you could possible need for a great stay on the beautiful South Uist, whatever the weather. We definitely recommen… More

26 Jun 2014


"A superb cottage in a peaceful location"

Every detail has been attended to, comfortable, spacious and well set out. With well stocked supermarket 3 miles away it is very convenient location from which to explore the Outer Hebrides.Although … More

6 Jun 2014


"A superb bungalow,set in superb surroundings on a beautiful group of islands"

As soon as we entered we knew we had made a really good choice,a wonderfully light airy spacious house.Everywhere was so clean.There are fantastic views from all main rooms and we could hear corncrak… More

4 Jun 2014



Great location and ideally situated to explore all the islands with excellent views from all sides of the property. A perfect place to enjoy peace and quiet disturbed only by the sounds of birds and t… More

7 Oct 2013


"Hebridean Getaway"

Great house. Location wise it was very central for all the islands from Eriskay to Berneray. We were very impressed by how it was kitted out in terms of bedrooms, living, dining and kitchen. It was … More

5 Sep 2013


"Fabulous accommodation in a fantastic setting."

The house is well equipped, extremely clean and comfortable. From every window you get a wonderful view. I stayed in it comfortably with 5 other adults. The number of bathrooms is a bonus. There are 4… More

Review 1-10 of 22

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