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Tranquil Sands Holiday Home

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Excellent 5/5 Score from 14 reviews

The beach just down from our house

Bungalow | 2 bedrooms | sleeps 4

Key Info
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car essential
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner
  • Private garden

'Tilleadh Dhachaidh' (Returning Home) is our 2 bedroom detached bungalow built in 2012 on the family croft. It is situated on the west side of the island of North Uist in the Western Isles and offers beautiful uninterrupted views from all angles and is within walking distance to the unspoilt beach which is featured on our webpage.

North Uist with its many white sandy beaches and turquoise seas is an idyllic holiday getaway whether you are looking for a relaxing chilled out holiday or to use it as a base for your outdoor pursuits ie walking, windsurfing, canoeing, cycling, fishing, diving, bird watching, island hopping etc

We have the ideal central place for you in our new modern self catering bungalow to ensure maximum comfort no matter how active or restful you intend your holiday to be.

There is also a garage which is accessible via the hallway or from outside using the remote control, it is a great place for storing all your bikes, fishing gear, windsurfer or anything else. There is also the washing machine, tumble dryer, barbecue, patio table with 4 chairs, kids toys and lots of books for just relaxing!!

Size Sleeps up to 4, 2 bedrooms
Nearest beach walking distance (15mins)
Access Car essential, Wheelchair users
Nearest Amenities 2.2 km
Nearest travel links Nearest airport: Benbecula 15.6 miles
Family friendly Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility
Notes Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner, No smoking at this property

Features and Facilities

Luxuries Internet access, DVD player, Sea view
General Central heating, TV, CD player, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available
Standard Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer
Utilities Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine
Rooms 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms and 1 En suites
Furniture Single beds (2), Double beds (1), Dining seats for 4, Lounge seats for 8
Other Linen provided, Towels provided
Outdoors Private garden, BBQ
Access Parking, Wheelchair users

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Review 1-10 of 14

24 Oct 2014


"The Magical stay"

We travelled up through Skye to Uig to catch the ferry to Uist. Journey through Skye was nice on its own. Twenty minutes from the ferry at Lochmaddy takes to Tranquil Sands. The bungalow is well fur… More

Thank you for your positive comments, we are so glad you had a great time It sounds like you had a wonderful journey and you even got to see the eagles!!!

17 Aug 2014



We agree with everything others have said. Lovely bungalow, everything you could need is provided.No corncrake in garden but we had a family of pied wagtails, and lapwings feeding after dark and early… More

Thank you for your lovely review we are always so happy when our guests have had a great time in our house. The Western Isles seem to be the place to be if your a bird watcher going by your comments and others. Thanks again and hope to see you back soon.

9 Jul 2014


"All you could wish for"

6*cottage from the booking process onwards. Equipped with everything you could want. Fabulous interior design and quality fittings and furnishings. Spotlessly clean. Beautiful location, such a peacefu… More

Thank you so much for taking the time out to write such a lovely review of our house and also for mentioning how fantastic the wildlife is on our doorstep! This is the place to be if you want to see the wildlife close up.

2 Jul 2014


"An immaculate bungalow in a wonderful part of Scotland"

We completely agree with previous guests' comments. Tranquil Sands is furnished & equipped to a high standard throughout, and is well situated for North Uist & Berneray in particular, although if… More

Thank you so much for taking the time to write such a positive review. We are very lucky up here to have such stunning beaches and on a good day you can see for miles all around as there is no buildings to block your view!! and during June it doesnt really get dark :-)

29 Jun 2014


"Modern Luxury"

Everything the four of us needed for a great holiday. The design, build and decor of this property are superb. We would have booked our full three weeks here next year but we have been beaten to it.… More

We are so glad you enjoyed your holiday to the islands and thank you for taking the time to write such lovely comments about our house.

10 Jun 2014


"Beautifully equipped accommodation in a great location"

This is a very well appointed and equipped cottage in a quiet location close to the sea. As a bird photographer it was sited close to a number of locations I wanted to explore. For the general visit… More

Thank you so much for taking the time to write such a positive comment. It is always very satisfying to know that guests have enjoyed their stay and that they like our island so much, especially for the bird watchers taking pictures.

20 May 2014


"Happy return"

We've returned to Tranquil Sands with my parents (aged 86 and 87) so they can experience North Uist. They considered Tranquil Sands their favourite cottage to stay in, appreciating the well appoi… More

We are so glad you enjoyed your return to us and that your parents also had a lovely time on thier first visit to North Uist. Thanks for your lovely comments and we hope to see you back soon.

20 May 2014



The best house we have ever stayed in . . . by far! Spacious, light, comfortable and with everything one could possibly want thought of. Loved having the WiFi. Great location - short walk to a wonderf… More

Thank you for taking the time to write such positive comments we are just so happy that you have enjoyed your stay in our house and hope to see you again. Thanks again

10 May 2014


"A week of WOWS!"

The bungalow is superb - furnished to a high standard, yet welcoming with every attention to detail - just loved it here. Beautiful beach almost on the doorstep with lots of ,lovely walks. Its in a g… More

Thank you so much for taking the time to write such a positive review about our house and the surrounding area. We are always so happy when guests enjoy such a beautiful area as much as we do.

28 Feb 2014


"just loved it"

This is a fabulous placeEverything has been thought of to deal with a somewhat inhospitable climateWe were lucky but even on the odd chilly nights had wonderful views/warm surroundings and every comfo… More

Thank you for taking time to write a review, we really appreciate it. Hopefuly we will see again so that you can enjoy the fantastic views come rain or shine from our house.

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Sleeps 4

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