Skip to content

Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.

Locality
“Your nearest (8km) service centre - general store and fuel pump (s), post office, doctors surgery and ferry terminal for North Uist”
  • 1 local recommends
Locality
“Holmasaig is a must to visit. The artist in residence, Margarita Williams, has a wide range of paintings, prints and cards for you peruse.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Locality
“Andy Murray has not played tennis here yet, but you can! On the way there take a look at the old whaling station,”
  • 2 locals recommend
Locality
“One of my favourites. Beautiful sandy beach, tropical looking, blue green sea, grey hills and a short distance. To be seen to believe that the photos and paintings are for real. Very quiet”
  • 1 local recommends
Supermarket
“Local supermarket with an award-winning butcher's counter. Harris and Stornoway black pudding, venison in season and a small selection of fresh and smoked fish.”
  • 1 local recommends
Gas Station
  • 1 local recommends
Locality
  • 1 local recommends
Locality
“Take a walk along the boarded walk and enjoy nature. and being right in the lochs. An easy walk.”
  • 1 local recommends
Locality
  • 1 local recommends