Bunkhouses on the Hebridies: Group accommodation and self catering bunkhouse on the Isle of Lewis


Otter Bunkhouse, Otter Bunkhouse, Carishader, Uig, Isle of Lewis, HS2 9ER

Otter Bunkhouse is on the shores of West Loch Roag, in Carishader on the Isle of Lewis. It offers a cosy hideaway with modern facilities for walkers, climbers, cyclists and anyone who enjoys unspoiled natural beauty and wildlife. There are two resident otters and an abundance of wildlife in the Loch including seals, divers, terns, eagles and the occasional dolphin. The bunkhouse is in a perfect position for stargazing and winter storm watching. You may be lucky enough to witness the awe-inspiring Northern Lights. The local area has many beautiful beaches ideal for surfing and kite surfing. The clear blue Atlantic waters provide a great feeding ground for marine mammals. Otter bunkhouse has a separate lounge with self catering facilities and a bedroom with 8 comfortable private bunk beds and toilet & shower facilities. A new smaller bunkhouse will be available by the side of Otter Bunkhouse in 2018. This provides self contained en suite accommodation for two people, with kitchen facilities. Bedding is included in the price, and towels are available. There is an outside decking area, with stunning views over the Loch and a drying shed for bikes, kayaks and surf gear. Private access to the Loch for kayakers and ample car parking.

This accommodation is featured on our map of West coast of Scotland, Skye and the Hebrides and here is its own website.
Otter Bunkhouse | Bunkhouses on the Hebridies:  Group accommodation and self catering bunkhouse on the Isle of Lewis

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Rooms & Beds:

8: 1 x 8


Open all year, all day access available.

Price per night:

£25 per person. Sole hire of the bunkhouse is available.


Book by phone or email.


On the B8011 from Garynahine to Uig. At the far end of Carishader you will see a sign for Otter Bunkhouse on the right hand side.

Public Transport:

Flybe flights to Stornoway from Edinburgh, Glasgow and Inverness. Bus from Inverness to Ullapool connects with the Caledonian MacBrayne Ferry to Stornoway. Twice daily bus from Stornoway passes the bunkhouse.

This accommodation is by the sea, is near mountains, is available to individuals and is on the The Hebridean Way, the Small Hostels Map and the Skye and the Hebrides map.

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