£75 / night
Price for guests, Nights approx:

Airigh nam Fiadh/Deer Pasture – Home 370637 House

  • 6 bedrooms
  • 14 sleeps
  • 7 nights min stay

Airigh nam Fiadh/Deer Pasture – Home 370637

  • House
  • 6 bedrooms
  • sleeps 14
  • 7 nights min stay

Key Info

  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
  • Car advised
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden

Description from owner


Late Availability: due to cancellation, week commencing Saturday 19 September 2020 available.


Welcome to Airigh nam Fiadh (or the Deer Pasture), a newly built, luxury, eco friendly self catering house in West Gerinish, South Uist which sleeps 6 comfortably downstairs with the option to use the upstairs rooms to sleep a further 6/8 (please note however that bookings from small parties are very welcome and the majority of bookings are still from couples or small families). The house has been finished to an exceptional standard to offer you the highest quality of accommodation on your visit to South Uist.

Downstairs Airigh nam Fiadh has 2 double bedrooms (with en-suite shower rooms), a twin room with an adjacent family bathroom (with separate shower and whirlpool bath), a large open plan contemporary kitchen & dining area (with stunning views of the South Uist hills), utility room and living room with wonderful views of Loch Bee and the hills of Skye on a clear day. The house has underfloor heating throughout with a beautiful fireplace and multi fuel stove.

Guests also have the choice of booking the upstairs where there are a further 3 double rooms (2 of which are very large and one of which has a large en suite with separate bath and large shower). There is also another bathroom upstairs with separate bath and large shower.

Please note, if you book the downstairs only the upstairs will not be in use (i.e. you will always have the house and grounds to yourselves).

Airigh nam Fiadh provides the perfect setting for your holiday. The views are spectacular and the house is located by the shores of Loch Bee - perfect for fishing, bird watching, wind surfing, kayaking or simply taking a relaxing stroll by the water.

West Gerinish is situated to the north of South Uist and is a great base for visits throughout the islands. The house is a short drive from a sandy beach and the ocean. The village remains true to its crofting background with many of the locals keeping cattle and working the machair lands which make Uist so unique. Gaidhlig is the native tongue in the village and you'll no doubt pick up at least a few phrases by the end of your visit.

Airigh nam Fiadh is run almost exclusively on renewable energy. The house is well insulated and heated by a ground source heat pump with electricity supplied by a non intrusive small wind turbine on the owner's adjacent croft. Any power generated that's not used is fed to the grid.

Airigh nam Fiadh provides the perfect accommodation for a memorable visit to the islands!

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  • Great for children of all ages
  • No pets allowed

Bed & bathroom

  • 2 Family bathrooms, 4 En suites


  • Wi-Fi available
  • Private garden
  • BBQ
  • Internet access
  • Central heating
  • Fireplace
  • Cooker
  • Fridge
  • Freezer
  • Microwave
  • Toaster
  • Kettle
  • Dishwasher
  • Washing machine
  • Iron
  • TV
  • DVD player
  • Stereo system
  • Hair dryer
  • Linen provided
  • Towels provided

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  • Parking
  • Accessible for wheelchair users — please contact the owner for details before booking


Check in time: 16:00, Check out time: 10:00
If you have any questions about check-in or check-out times, please contact the owner/manager.
This owner does not use online booking. Please contact them and they will be able to offer you a secure way to pay for your stay. Never pay for your holiday rental by wire transfer (such as Western Union or Moneygram) as this type of payment is untraceable.

Damage deposit: £100.00
No smoking at this property

About the owner

Allan M.
Average reply time:
29 minutes
Response rate:
Calendar updated:
07 Apr 2021
Years listed:
Based in:
United Kingdom
Overall rating:

Languages spoken: English

This House has 6 bedrooms, 6 bathrooms and sleeps 14. It’s been listed on Holiday Lettings since 02 Apr 2013. Located in Outer Hebrides, it has 100 reviews with an overall rating of 5. The average weekly rate varies from £525 to £895.

The Owner has a response rate of 100% and the property’s calendar was last updated on 07 Apr 2021.


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Guest reviews

100 reviews

Very Good

“The best ever in 20 years”

Reviewed 21 Sep 2020

I’ve been visiting South Uist almost every year for 20 years and renting self-catering accommodation. This place, without a doubt, is the best place I have rented. Classy, well-appointed and a v… More

“Superb house in a great location”

Reviewed 6 Sep 2020

Having stayed in a variety of rentals over recent years when visiting Uist, this is without doubt the best. The house is beautifully presented and offers everything you might reasonably expect for a c… More

“Fantastic property and beautiful location”

Reviewed 28 Aug 2020

This is the best property we have stayed in on holiday, and we have stayed in a fair few... We cannot fault anything, everything we could ever have needed was there and more. The interior are beautifu… More

“Very well equiped house in a great location”

Reviewed 27 Aug 2020

House was bright, spacious and very well equiped. The location was ideal for our fishing trip and there was plenty of space for all our gear. The owner was very helpful and the kitchen was big, bright… More

“spacious, well thought out new house in stunning location”

Reviewed 18 Aug 2020

The house is located towards the North of South Uist which is one of the prettier parts of South Uist on the banks of Loch Bee with the backdrop of the mountains behind. The house is very new and ver… More

“If only the fish were as easy to catch........”

Reviewed 18 Aug 2020

After a sunny sailing from Mallaig to Loch Boisdale I arrived at the driveway entrance and promptly turned seaward heading for the Machir. Fortunately a local taxi driver helpfully directed us back to… More

“Fantastic stay again”

Reviewed 14 Aug 2020

We stayed for a week as a much smaller group of anglers this year due to the current travel restrictions. We were looked after in every respect. House was spotless and extra measures had been put in p… More

“Fantastic Stay”

Reviewed 26 Aug 2019

We stayed for a week as a group of anglers visiting the Uists from Ireland and Scotland. The house was as brilliant and could not have asked for more. Spotlessly clean with everything we needed for o… More

“Modern clean and spacious with excellent access to the Uist Islands.”

Reviewed 22 Jul 2019

We've just returned from a fantastic trip to the Hebrides, where we stayed at Airgh nam Fiadh. Allan was the perfect host and gave us some really useful info re what to see and what was happening… More

“Beautifully presented and well-equipped house”

Reviewed 6 Jul 2019

Airigh nam Fiadh was perfect for our stay on South Uist. The house itself is large, clean, well furnished and equipped. Allan's welcome and friendliness was second to none. Being on South Uist i… More

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