N°5 Drinishader, 5 Drinishader, Isle of Harris, HS3 3DX
Call Alyson on 01859 511255 or 07833 474743
OverviewN°5 Drinishader is located on the Isle of Harris, Outer Hebrides, 5 miles from Tarbert and 8 miles from the famous white sandy beaches. Situated above Drinishader harbour, overlooking the beautiful East Loch Tarbert, the hostel and self-catering units provide a variety of accommodation for individuals, families and groups. Outdoor activities can also be organised. The hostel has a cosy lounge with open fire, a well-equipped kitchen, shower, WC and comfortable beds. Pick-up services from Tarbert can be arranged for a small cost if there are no bus services. Among the activities guests enjoy are coastal/hill walking, cycling, kayaking, boat trips, sightseeing and bird/wildlife watching. Breakfast and packed lunches are available. For full information on activities please visit the website. Arial Photo taken by Moray and Firth mx 5 owners club.
This accommodation is featured on our map of West coast of Scotland, Skye and the Hebrides and here is its own website.
Beds & Rooms:10
Open:May shut for some of the winter months. Reception 7am-10pm
Price per night:From £21pp. Reductions for families, groups and longer stays.
Booking:Online booking available via website. Advisable to book in advance. Deposit required.
Directions:From Tarbert follow the A859 south. After 3.5km turn left along the Golden Road. The hostel is located just above the small harbour in Drinishader.
Public Transport:Caledonian MacBrayne ferries (01876 500337) from Ullapool to Stornoway or from Uig (Skye) to Tarbert. Drinishader is a 10 min bus journey from Tarbert (01851 705050). Bus stop at hostel. There are 3 - 5 buses each day.
Walks:Long Distance Walks Hebridean Way
By the Sea Accommodation for Cyclists Available to Individuals Skye & The Hebrides
This accommodation is available at the following peak timesAvailable May Day Bank Holiday 2021 Available August Bank Holiday 2021 Available Autumn Half Term 2020 Available for Christmas 2021 Available February Half Term 2022
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The isle of Harris, Jaw dropping beauty for miles around. What better place to enjoy a well needed romantic break. All being well bookings are being taken for 2021. Relax and soak up Harris and all the wonder to be found.
The clearest water in the Isles and some of the best beaches to boot. The tranquil atmosphere can be felt wherever you venture. Walks by the edge of the sea or paddling through it by kayak, it’s very easy to get lost in the serenity. Such stunning views just out of window inspiring your plan for the day. Those particularly fond of nature can have a wonderful time spotting more rare wildlife here. Relaxing has never been so easy.
Bring your canine companion to the Hebrides
September 23rd 2020
You and your dog can enjoy long walks taking in the fresh air on an island untouched by industrialization.
There simply is no better place. The white sands and clear blue waters, it can be hard to believe that you’re still in the UK. A peaceful atmosphere envelopes the island, sea lions, otters and dolphins are not unusual sights here. N°5 Drinishader has a cosy feel, an open fire and well equipped kitchen can tend to your every need. It goes without saying that there are more than enough walks right outside the door. A break for both you and your dog. The hebrides are calling…
No 5 Drinishader is open for Staycations in Winter 2020
July 16th 2020
We are limiting capacity to keep everyone safe. If you would like a break on the Hebridean Isle of Harris get in touch.