Places to Visit

Due to the remoteness of Taigh Geal, it is recommended that you have some form of transport that will enable you to visit and explore much more of this beautiful area.

 

Out & About in Uig

 

 

We are only 5 miles away (13 minutes by car) from Ardroil beach where the famous Viking Chessmen were discovered in 1831. 

 

The Edge cafe at Gallan Head provided food and Tea & Coffee. It is 6 miles away (15 minutes by car.)

 

Loch Croistan Restaurant & Coffee Shop is 4 miles away (8 minutes by car) and you can either eat in or they provide takeaways.

 

The Scallop Shack at the Miavaig Pier is open during the Summer months for seafood, light snacks and lunches. It is 1 mile away (3 minutes by car.)

 

Seatrek is also based at Miavaig pier offering amazing boat trips around Uig's atlantic coastline. It is 1 mile away (3 minutes by car.)

 

Suileachan Monument in Reef is 2 miles away (6 minutes by car.)

 

The Uig Museum and Uig Community Centre Café are 3 miles away (8 minutes by car.)

 

The Uig Community Shop is 3 miles away (8 minutes by car) and has a mini-market, Post Office and Fuel pumps. The fuel pumps are open 24 hours.

 

Uig Sands Restaurant is 3.5 miles away ( 8 minutes by car) and offers a warm welcome after a walk on Ardroil beach or alternatively, you can book for evening meals and enjoy stunning views over the sands and beyond as you watch the sun setting.

 

Out & About in Bernera

 

Bernera Community Centre & Museum is 20 miles away (30 minutes by car.)

 

Bosta Beach and Iron Age House are 23 miles away (38 minutes by car.)

 

Beyond Uig & Stornoway

 

An Lanntair Art Centre, Cinema and Restaurant is 32 miles away (45 minutes by car.)

 

Callanish stones, that were erected in the late Neolithic era are just 19 miles away (27 minutes drive by car) and have a visitors centre, café and shop.

 

Digby Chick Restaurant, Stornoway is 32 miles awa y (45 minutes by car.)

 

Eleven next to the Calagh Inn, Stornoway is 32 miles away (45 minutes by car.)

 

HS-1 Cafe/ Bar in Stornoway is 32 miles away (45 minutes by car.)

 

Martins Memorial Church, Stornoway is 32 miles away (45 minutes by car.)

 

Morven Gallery Fine Art & Fine Coffee in Barvas. It is 39 miles away (55 minutes by car.)

 

Stornoway is 32 miles away (45 minutes by car) where you will find some lovely boutique shops, coffee shops, cafes and craft shops where you can buy the famous Harris Tweed and many other items to take home as momentos.

 

Useful Links 

 

Caledonia MacBrayne Ferry for booking and timetable.

 

Loganair - Scotland's Airline

 

Useful Telephone numbers

 

Stornoway Airport - 01851 702256

 

Caledonia MacBrayne, Stornoway - 01851 702361

 

Bus Station, Stornoway - 01851 704327

 

Western Isles Hospital, Stornoway - 01851 704704

 

Uig Community Shop - 01851 672444

 

Police Station, Stornoway - 01851 702222

 

Doctor's Surgery - 01851 860222