This newly restored hostel is in the blackhouse village of Gearrannan, Carloway, Isle of Lewis. It accommodates 10, plus a family room for 3, and offers bunkbeds, showers and a fully fitted modern kitchen. Traditional stone and thatch on the outside but modern and cosy inside. An ideal base for coastal and moorland walks.
Bookings: e-mail via website or telephone, but visitors can stay without prior booking if there are vacancies. Advisable to buy provisions before arrival. Rates: £20.00 pppn. Family Room £65.00 pn.
John's Bunkhouse Berneray built in 2018 is right at the heart of the Hebridean Way.This low energy building is built in the Hebridean 'blackhouse style' It is traditional outside and has a modern,functional interior. It has 3 bunk rooms, 2 shower rooms, a well equipped,cosy, kitchen-living room, a bike shed,drying room and underfloor heating. Situated by a tidal beach it is a 10 minute walk from the ferry to Harris, the causeway to North Uist and the local shop and new bistro. See website for contact details.