Hebridean Hopscotch Holidays

The Old Shop House

Price Group 1

A comfortable property perfectly situated for bird watching and  exploring on thebeautiful island of North Uist.

The Old Shop House – an ideal location for bird watchers and outdoor enthusiasts alike. 

The Old Shop House is a family run accommodation on the beautiful Hebridean island of North Uist that has been family run for over 20 years.  Situated on the west side of the island, the property is ideally situated for bird watching and is just three miles from Balranald Bird Reserve.

Additionally, some of the most beautiful beaches are located nearby allowing you to experience the beautiful scenery and wildlife that North Uist has to offer. Day trips to neighbouring islands such as Barra, Harris, Lewis, Skye, St Kilda and the Monach Isles are easily accessible enabling you to truly experience all the Western Isles has to offer.

There is a good selection of local books available in the porch and a lockable shed were bicycles can be safely stored.


The Old Shop House boasts two ground floor guest rooms, a twin/family bedroom and a double bedroom both with en-suite facilities. Spend your day exploring and then relax in the cozy guest lounge fully equipped with Sky television, DVD player, free WiFi  and an open fire for cooler evenings.


Langass Lodge, bar and restaurant is located just seven miles away and offers beautiful dinner options as well as bar meals. Booking is essential.

“We spent two very comfortable nights at The Old Shop House. Everything is spotlessly clean, the room had everything one could want, WiFi was complimentary, breakfast perfect and Morag a very friendly owner.” – A TripAdvisor reviewer.