A fully restored traditional Hebridean thatched cottage on the island of South Uist in the Outer Hebrides of Scotland. The cottage has exposed beams, peat fire and hand crafted furniture and interior for a true Hebridean experience.The cottage has been awarded 5 star Visit Scotland status.
Our second stay in 2021 at The Sheiling by the Bay. This time in November when it was wet, windy and wild.
It is a beautiful, very comfortable cottage to stay in, superbly equipped and furnished, with underfloor heating and a peat stove to keep it warm and cosy on winter evenings.
Angus could not have been more helpful and accommodating, especially when our ferry was delayed by storm Arwen. Lena keeps the cottage immaculate and there was also a welcome pack with lots of delicious local provisions.
There is lots of countryside to explore locally but the cottage location at the North end of S...more