If you’re looking to really get away from it all, North Uist is the place for you. Located in the remote Outer Hebrides, North Uist is a paradise for wildlife and beach lovers known for its peat bogs, lochans and bountiful beaches. You’ll have to get here by ferry, but once you hop off, you’ll find yourself immersed in stunning natural surroundings and an inspired local community.
Island highlights include the white sandy shores of Clachan Sands Beach and Traigh Iar Beach and the beautiful Balranald RSPB Nature Reserve with its marshes and sand dunes. Even in a remote spot such as North Uist, we’ve got big cottages for you and your family to enjoy, so whether you’re looking for a cosy cottage with a hearty fireplace, or somewhere with a sprawling garden, your perfect cottage is just a few clicks away.
Aside from the breath-taking wildlife and natural beauty, North Uist’s rich artistic culture and food and drink scene will make your trip even more memorable. With great eateries across the island, you’ll be spoilt for choice with places to sample the delicious local island produce.
Best locations for a large cottage in the Outer Hebrides
From boat trips, walking, wild swimming, birdwatching and more, all surrounded by stunning natural beauty, the Outer Hebrides is the perfect destination for an unforgettable Scottish break. With so much to explore, we’ve narrowed down our most popular locations, and luckily, we’ve got big cottages across the islands for you and your group.