Welcome to 18a Cairn Dhu, Stornoway.
18a Cairn Dhu is the perfect rental apartment from which to enjoy your holiday in the Outer Hebrides. The apartment is located in Cairn Dhu House, a historic listed building on prestigious Matheson Road. Stornoway apartment is beautifully decorated and furnished with your every comfort in mind including WIFI, LCD satellite TV together with other mod cons listed on the Facilities page. An Lanntair, a modern Arts Centre housing a gallery, cinema and theatre, Sport Centre and town centre are all five minutes’ walk from the apartment.
Stornoway is by far the largest settlement in the Western Isles, a bustling attractive town an ideal base to explore all the Outer Hebrides have to offer. The town is situated around a harbour busy with freight, ferry and leisure traffic, and is also home to a fishing fleet. Stornoway boasts a lively and vibrant social scene, especially at the weekends. There are a host of pubs, restaurants and clubs to keep you busy as well as organised events and ceilidhs.
The neo-Gothic, Lews Castle overlooks Stornoway and is surrounded by its beautiful grounds and excellent network of roads and paths for relaxing walks. The Woodlands Café situated in the castle grounds offers delicious lunches, teas and coffees after an exhilarating walk. Also within the grounds is Stornoway Golf Club an 18 hole golf course.
Having your own transport will enable you to take in much more of these wonderful islands. There are exceptional beaches mostly on the west side of the islands well worth a trip, to experience the breath-taking views and the pristine unspoilt sands. Surfing, sailing, all types of fishing, bird watching, dolphin and whale watching and general sea trips are all on offer through local businesses. There are numerous places of historic and cultural interest such as the Callanish Standing Stones, Doune Carloway Broch, The Village at Gearrannan, The Black House at Arnol and The Whale Bone Arch at Bragar to name just a few. Heading down to Harris is also well within reach for a day’s outing with more magical views, beaches and mountains.
Come and enjoy a wonderful holiday in Stornoway,
at Cairn Dhu!!!