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Alexander MacKenzie
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Heb Taxis
"They have always been so reliable. We use them whenever we need a taxi as they now know where the house is without us having to give them instructions. ..." More

Holm View Guest House
"Good Points: Clean rooms, friendly service and great breakfast. General review: I always stay here when on Lewis and I do have plenty of choice.

Date visited: 2008-07-01 ..." More

Nicolson CA
"What a great service. I have spent years wishing I could get a great service like this and found it on my doorstep. I would recommend this firm ..." More

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Stornoway is a busy town and the largest settlement on the Isle of Lewis in the Western Isles of Scotland, it has one of the best natural sheltered harbours which open out into the North Minch. The name is thought to be Norse for ‘steering bay’ and dates back to 1100’s with Stornoway Castle, although completely destroyed in 1653 by Cromwell the remains were used in the foundation of the pier c1800. The harbour partially surrounds the town and is home to one of the principal ferry terminals of the Outer Hebrides with a roll-on-roll-off car-ferry link to Ullapool on the mainland. The airport operates flights externally with Glasgow, Edinburgh and Inverness and internally with Benbecula and Barra. Stornoway is a popular tourist resort with hotels, B&B’s, pubs, award-winning restaurants, cafes, and a range of shops, an18-hole golf course and sea-trout angling club. Interesting buildings include the Town House, The Town Hall which houses the Museum nan Eilean, St Peter’s Episcopal Church, 1839 and the 19th century Amity House. Attractions include the Art Centre, the Lewis Loom Centre with guided tours, spinning wheel demonstrations and history of the famous Harris Tweed and the 19th century Lews Castle College which hosts the annual Hebridean Celtic Festival in the grounds each July. As part of the culture of Lewis and Harris, Sunday Observance, means most shops, amenities and attractions are closed on Sundays.

Accountant

Callum Gillies
Nicolson CA

Attraction

The Woodlands Centre

Council

Western Isles Council

Dentist

Bayhead Dental Practice

Doctor

The Health Centre

Farmers Market

Stornoway Farmers Market

Golf Club

Stornoway

Holiday Park

Laxdale Holiday Park

Pub and Bar

County Hotel

Restaurant

Digby Chick

School

Stornoway Primary School

Self-Catering

Cairn Dhu Apartment
Mackays Holiday Cottages & Lodges

Solicitor

MacDonald MacIver & Co

Taxi

A 2 B
Associated Taxis
Heb Taxis
Stornoway Taxi Service

Vet

Hector Low

Shops

Breanish Tweed
Lewis Crofters
Mosaic
Mosaic
Hebridean Jewellry
Hebridean Jewellry
Charles Macleod
Violets
Stornoway Pet Shop
K J Macdonald Ltd
R Doig Ltd
Underground
Claire Whyman (Optometrist)
Christina's Jems

Activities

VIking Paintball(Adventure)
Fideach Angling Club(Fishing)
Stornoway Angling Association(Fishing)
Lewis Karting(Motor Sports)

Places to Stay near Stornoway

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Cairn Dhu Apartment (0.48 miles)

Cairn Dhu Apartment

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Situated in a listed and historic building on Stornoway’s prestigious Matheson Road this spacious 4 star apartment has been completely modernised and offers all the latest facilities in guest comfort ... More

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Sandwick Bay (1.28 miles)

Sandwick Bay

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Located on the shoreline of sandwick bay the property offers stunning unrestricted sea views.ample private free offroad parking and motorcyclists and cyclists welcome.

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Holm View Guest House (2.85 miles)

Holm View Guest House

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Holm view is a recently upgraded property. Situated in a very scenic part of the island, and has been classed at min 4 star by our most recent guests. We are only ... More

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Hotel Hebrides (27.10 miles)

Hotel Hebrides

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The Hotel Hebrides offers sublime comfort in a relaxing environment, top quality beds, exceptional food, late breakfasts and checkouts, an excellent range of drinks and cocktails and friendly staff all ... More

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The Brochs of Coigach (38.46 miles)

The Brochs of Coigach
The Brochs of Coigach are a new concept for a luxury holiday in the Highlands of Scotland that combines the advantages of traditional letting properties with an appartment hotel. Scàl's Broch is the perfect hide-away ... More | visit website
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Flodigarry Country House Hotel (39.11 miles)

Flodigarry Country House Hotel

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Scottish ‘Country House Hotel of the Year’, Taste of Scotland/Macallan Award. Fine historic mansion house in secluded wooded grounds. Unsurpassed sea and mountain view. Superb en-suite bedrooms, log ... More

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Unst Chalet (41.46 miles)

Unst Chalet
The coastal village of Inverkirkaig is set in the county of Sutherland, a lovely and unspoilt part of the N.W. Scottish highlands. Situated in a beautiful location in the corner of Inverkirkaig bay, the chalet is ... More | visit website
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Old School House (41.79 miles)

Old School House
This traditional Victorian house dates from 1870 and is situated on the Isle of Skye. ... More
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Tigh Na Sith (41.97 miles)

Tigh Na Sith
Nick and Patrycja would love to welcome you in to our home during your stay in the Lochinver or Assynt area. The house is called Tigh Na Sith (pronounced Tie-Na-She) - in Gaelic it means ... More | visit website
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Inver Lodge (42.20 miles)

Inver Lodge

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Overlooking Lochinver Bay, Inver Lodge Hotel has a superb restaurant, a sauna and free Wi-Fi. This hotel offers luxurious facilities in a tranquil hillside setting. Inver Lodge provides spacious rooms with magnificent ... More

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