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Sundown Cottage

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23 reviews
Sundown Cottage, Achmore, Isle of Lewis
View from the Sundown Cottage .. 1
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Kitchen View 1
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Callanish 2:  10 minutes drive from the Cottage
Callanish 1: 10 minutes drive from the cottage
Local Kayaking ... from one of the many beaches on the Island.
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3 Bedrooms , 3 Bathrooms , Sleeps 6
Stornoway, Isle of Lewis, Lewis and Harris, Outer Hebrides, The Hebrides, Scotland
Sundown cottage boasts one of the most spectacular views in the Hebrides - a 40 mile vista of natural lochs & hills. A Scandinavian designed building with all three bedrooms en-suite, a solid wood burning stove and stylish interior decor, facilitated to the highest standard. Located 10 minutes from the main town of Stornoway, also within 15 minutes of the famous Callanish Stones.

Sundown is pet & family friendly. Given its location, it is well suited to those interested in nature & the outdoors; bird watchers, walkers, fishermen, surfers, etc. Also offering peace & tranquility for individuals simply wanting away from it all.

The Island of Lewis has been voted as one of the Europe's best Island destinations. Whether for Romantic break, family fun or catching up with friends Sundown Cottage will provide an unforgett...
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Listing #HL259567
About the Owner
Christine M
Languages spoken:English
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago for a stay in April 2018

We stayed in the other cottage, Taigh Callum. It was just perfect. Lovely big bright rooms, cosy and beautiful view. Also in a great location as its only 45 mins from Harris and 10 from Stornoway so easy to get everywhere on the Island. Calum and Christine were so welcoming, helpful and friendly and put lovely touches in the cottage...

Istres, France
Level 1 Contributor
1 review
Reviewed 23 April 2017 for a stay in April 2017

We had a wonderful time in Sundown cottage. It is so nicely decorated we felt like home. The owner welcomed us at night with the fire and candles lighted, fresh flowers in the rooms.... it was quiet and peaceful with a great sight from the living room. Only 15 mn from Stornoway, surrounded by sheeps, a great place to visit...

Management response:

Many thanks Adeline and it was very nice to meet you and your family also. So glad you had a lovely time. Christine


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London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 16 August 2016 for a stay in July 2016

Fantastic week spent in this cottage. I have never rented a cottage with so many thoughtful touches - eg wine, salmon, chocolates and fresh flowers on arrival. The owners are very welcoming and nothing is too much bother. The cottage is Scandinavian in feel, with lots of fantastic artwork and finishing touches. Furthermore it is very warm and comfortable. All...

  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(2)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (3)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Microwave
  • Ocean Views
  • Private Fishing Lake/River
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    3 Attached (ensuite)
    2 Twins
    1 Crib
    2 Fulls
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31 Mar 2018 -
28 Sep 2018
3 nights
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About the neighbourhood
The Isle of Lewis - Voted as one of the best Islands to visit by Trip Advisor 2014 ... there is always something for everyone and every age to do from water sports, beaches, day trips by boat to other Islands such as St Kilda.

The village of Achmore is set in the midst of a Conservation area in the centre of the Island of Lewis, 10 mins from the main town of Stornoway, 10 mins from the Callanish Stones and 20 minutes from nearest beach of which there are many.

The area is suitable for walking with easy access to many lochs for fishing. There is also a small stone circle within 500 yards of Sundown Cottage. The local town, Stornoway, 10 minutes away provides all modern amenities to include Supermarket, Sports Centre, Arts Centre/Cinema and many restaurants and craft shops.
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Stornoway: 12.0 km
Ferry: Stornoway: 10.0 km
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Nearest Beach: 12.0 km.
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