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Old croft house from our house
Ground floor king-size bedroom
Bedroom 3. Twin bedded room.
Bedroom 2. Twin room on upper floor with washand basin.
Bedroom 1 Upper floor with king size bed and wash basin
Bedroom 1 upper floor with king size bed and wash basin
Some of our Scottish Blackface sheep with the dog. We live on a working croft.
Aerial view of the village of  Back with Back and  Gress beaches.
This is crofting now
Short back and sides
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Overview
Holiday Rental House -
4 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 8
Stornoway, Isle of Lewis, Lewis and Harris, Outer Hebrides, The Hebrides, Scotland
Situated in the village of Back on the East coast of the Isle of Lewis and 7 miles from the main town of Stornoway we are within easy reach of all the attractions of the Island, including the Callanish Standing Stones, the Carloway Broch and a host of other historic sites as well as lots of wonderful beaches. We are a few minutes walk from the Gress river which is well known for salmon and brown trout fishing. The area is also popular with bird watchers.
New to the market this year, we offer this tastefully furnished, two storey house with four bedrooms, a twin room, a double room with king size bed and a bathroom on each floor. The two upstairs bedrooms have their own washhand basin and the upstairs bathroom has a shower, toilet and wash hand basin. On the ground floor, the family bathroom has a shower over the bath. a wash hand basin a...
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Listing #HL7156966
About the Owner
jan c
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Interaction with guests
We live nearby so we can be there to welcome you when you arrive and show you round the house and also point out places of interest in order for you to enjoy the Island. Callum speaks Gaelic as his first language and we both speak English. If you have already done your research and decided on your itinerary we are available to provide local knowledge at any time but we do realise that many people just want to be left alone to find their own way around.
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I just had to return to The Old Croft House again as my previous visit had been so enjoyable and I was not disappointed. My partner had never been to the islands before and she was astounded to find such beautiful scenery and beaches so...More

Thank RugbyScotty
Reviewed 12 July 2018

We loved our stay in Jan & Callums house. They were great hosts and nothing was too much to ask. The house was spotless and has all the essentials (including a Stornoway Black Pudding). From initial booking to departure the process was smooth and uncomplicated....More

1  Thank Roddy M
Management response:Responded 5 weeks ago

Thank you, Roddy for your good review. We are so glad you all enjoyed your holiday, it would be a pleasure to welcome you all back to Old Croft House in the future, even if you bring rain with you! Please give our love to...More

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Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

The house easily accommodated two families with a family on each floor and coming together to eat, drink and be merry in the kitchen/sitting area. A very relaxed and easy stay made more comfortable by the owners who only live across the road. Always helpful...More

Thank elaineclaire2017
Amenities
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (8)
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Highchair
  • Housekeeping Included
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (8)
  • Microwave
  • Private Garden
  • Queen Beds:(2)
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Shower Rooms (2)
  • Single Beds:(4)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
Bathrooms
    2 Showers
Bedrooms
    4 Twins
    2 Queens
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Dates Min stay Per night Per week
Default 3 nights
₹ 13,365
£ 150
₹ 53,461
£ 600
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How to get there
Airport: Stornoway Airport: 12.0 km
Ferry: Stornoway Harbour: 10.0 km
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Nearest Beach: 0.5 km.
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