We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Review Highlights
Worth a visit

Fascinating complete water driven mill. 10 min. walk from the parking spot. Free of charge. No... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Sjoerd_1970
,
Eindhoven, The Netherlands
via mobile
A Little Piece of History

Well worth the 10 minute walk from the car park. Very interesting but would be better with... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Cassie1720
,
Stornoway, United Kingdom
Read all 85 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent56%
  • Very good32%
  • Average11%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“short walk” (13 reviews)
“car park” (14 reviews)
LOCATION
A858 | Loch Roinavat, Scotland

Similar Things to Do in Isle of Lewis

Write a Review
Reviews (85)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 83 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fascinating complete water driven mill. 10 min. walk from the parking spot. Free of charge. No explanation near the mill.

Thank Sjoerd_1970
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Well worth the 10 minute walk from the car park. Very interesting but would be better with information boards detailing the history. Free entry.

Thank Cassie1720
Reviewed 29 June 2017

Fascinating and well maintained and well worth the short walk from the roadside. It gives you a small incite of what was happening in Norse times!

Thank Stefan D
Reviewed 20 June 2017

On a rather dull, damp day we visited here. The car park is about 15 mins walk from the mill, which is free. Nice to come round a corner and look down on the buildings from the path as you approach. However, it was a...More

Thank Stitchmaker
Reviewed 13 June 2017

The Norse Mill and Kiln shows the tough way of life if living here and would have required tough men and women. You are able to take the dog for a walk while visiting this place, but it only takes 15 minutes actually looking at...More

Thank Paul I
Reviewed 19 May 2017

Well marked from the road. Small car park by a Loch. About 10 minutes stroll to see the mill. Free entry.

Thank Pam D
Reviewed 15 May 2017

disappointed that the gate from the car park is not accessible for the less able bodied or if you are not a size 10 in clothes! The gates either side of the pedestrian access were locked and we could not get through from the car...More

Thank Jacqueline K
Reviewed 23 March 2017

In the lovely village of Shabost this somewhat hidden gem is worth a wee stop. It is a nice stroll to get to the Mill and Kiln, not overly far but be prepared for a bit of a walk. The views of course are lovely,...More

Thank dailyscott
Reviewed 3 September 2016

A beautiful walk away from the road towards the coast. The two buildings have been reconstructed but are empty inside. Well worth a short walk to stretch your legs though, the path is excellently maintained and the scenery gorgeous on a sunny day.

Thank Neil M
Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

Agree with other reviews..picturesque short walk.. interesting information..lovely building..and free! About 30 to 60 minutes to visit

1  Thank Kristine N
Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
Cafe Canna
98 reviews
14.97 km away
Galmisdale Bay Cafe
52 reviews
16.54 km away
Elgol Shop
82 reviews
18.03 km away
Isle of Muck Craft Shop and Tea Room
22 reviews
19.66 km away
Nearby Attractions
Kinloch Castle
57 reviews
.12 km away
Selkie Explorers
18 reviews
16.90 km away
Misty Isle Boat Trips
432 reviews
17.85 km away
Dunscaith Castle
9 reviews
22.85 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Norse Mill and Kiln staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit