Western Isles Transportation

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Western Isles Transportation

  • FLYBE

    Flybe is THE best way to get to the Western Isles. The fly to Stornoway several times a day. The also fly to Benbecula and Barra - where the land on the beach! Flybe is a partner of Logan Air and you probably will find yourself on one of their planes. Eastern Airways flies here occasionally, but is more of a business airline. The secrets (2) are to...

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  • Mackinnon Self Drive

    Mackinnon Self Drive is a car hire company on the Western Isles. I rented a car from them and I havce to say, it was without a doubt the worst car I have ever had the misfortune to drive. It was only a few years old and had obviously been driven into the ground. The gear stick would not go in properly, the doors wouldn't shut properly, the...

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  • Caledonian MacBrayne Ferries

    There are 2 realistic ways to avoid taking a Caledonian MacBrayne (Calmac) ferry to the Western Isles: 1) Take a plane 2) Don't go there at all! -- Calmac has a near monopoly on ferry routes in North West Scotland. Large Calmac ferries sail from Oban to Barra and the Uists as well as from Uig (Skye) to Lochmaddy (N. Uist) or Tarbert (Harris). There...

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  • Planning Your Itinerary

    If you come by car, you will often find it difficult to match your itinerary with the ferry sailings to the islands.Think of the routes leading to the Isles as the supportive corset of a spread out fan: It begins in the very west with the ferry port Oban. Advantage: Easy to reach from Glasgow, but long, boring and relatively expensive ferry trip....

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  • Buses around Lewis

    Buses can be later or even early, so make sure your at the road about 10 minutes before the bus is expected. It's quite common to ask to be let off somewhere other than an official stop, just ask when you get on.Also, most buses will stop for you if you are not at an official stop (except for in the town!) Just stop and wave vigorously. A quick...

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  • Sailing to the Isle of Bute

    It is not difficult at all to get to the Isle of Bute. It is easily accessible rom either Weymiss Bay, a rail and car ferry terminal on the A78 or fromColintraive on mainland Argyllshire.The crossing from Wemyss Bay takes about half an hour but, if you drive through scenic Argyllshire by the shores of Loch Fyne and Loch Riddon to the Kyles of Bute...

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Western Isles Hotels

  • Cabarfeidh Hotel

    Doesnt look much from outside but the rooms are nice. Nice clean modern bathroom Food is...

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  • Isle of Barra Hotel

    Such potential in an amazing location on the beach. As soon as you move inside the experience soon...

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  • Royal Hotel

    Cromwell St, Stornoway, HS1 2DG, GB

    Satisfaction: Very Good

    Good for: Families

    Hotel Class 2 out of 5 stars

  • Caladh Inn

    11 James Street, Stornoway, HS1 2QN, United Kingdo

    Satisfaction: Poor

    Good for: Families

    Hotel Class 3 out of 5 stars

  • The Seaforth Hotel

    11 James Street, Stornoway, Ross-shire HS1

    Satisfaction: Poor

    Good for: Families

    Hotel Class 3 out of 5 stars

  • County Hotel

    12-14 Francis Street, Stornoway, HS1 2XB, United Kingdom

    Satisfaction: Poor

    Good for: Business

  • Braighe House

    20 Braighe Road, Stornoway, HS2 0BQ, United Kingdom

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Business

  • Holm View Guest House

    20 Braighe Rd, Rathad Am Braighe, Stornoway, HS2 0BQ, United Kingdom

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Couples

  • Park Guest House and Restaurant

    30 James Street, Stornoway, HS1 2QN, United Kingdom

    Satisfaction: Average

    Good for: Business

Top Western Isles Hotels

Stornoway Hotels
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