3 Bedroom Accommodation in Carragrich, Near Tarbert, Isle of Harris
Tigh Mairi is perfectly located for exploring the Isle of Harris and the islands of the Outer Hebrides.. Ground Floor: Living room: With open fire, Freeview TV, DVD player and CD player. Kitchen/dining room: With electric cooker, microwave, fridge, freezer, washing machine and tumble dryer. Bathroom: With shower over bath, and toilet.. First Floor: Bedroom 1: With double bed and single bed. Bedroom 2: With double bed and single bed (for flexible sleeping arrangements). Bedroom 3: With 2ft 6in single bed.. Electric storage heaters, electricity, bed linen, towels and Wi-Fi included. Initial fuel for open fire included. Stairgate available on request. . Enclosed garden with sitting-out area and garden furniture. Private parking for 2 cars. No smoking. Please note: There are several steep, stone steps in the garden.. Tigh Mairi is a well equipped and comfortable detached traditional style croft house in an elevated position, accessed by a steep track with cattle grid, and offering the most breath-taking views over the island of Scalpay. You can also see the Isle of Skye in the distance on a clear day. The main village of Tarbert is the main ferry port and has a lively buzz about it with hotels, restaurants, Harris Tweed Shop and the very popular Harris Gin Distillery. Harris has a wide range of landscapes, all of which have their own charm and interest. On the west coast lie some of the most spectacular beaches with large open machair areas. In the north, the terrain is rugged, mountainous and has a lunar feel to it with the exposed rocks being a result of glacial erosion from the Ice Ages. The area is known as ‘The Bays’ because of the many small, quiet inlets. There is an abundance of wildlife, a birdwatcher’s paradise, loch, sea angling and hill walking; The Clisham, the highest mountain in the Western isles and is only a short drive from Tigh Mairi. There are many art galleries, Harris Tweed weaving, boat trips to St. Kilda and so much more. In general, the attraction of the Isle of Harris is its peace and tranquillity, the magnificent scenery and beaches and with the shoreline just 400 yards away, come, explore and enjoy. Beach 14 miles. Shop, pub and restaurant 4 miles. Free WiFi Access via steep track. 1 step in lower part of garden.