8 Askernish is a traditional Hebridean croft house dating from the early 20th century and is located in a quiet crofting township close to the Atlantic coast of South Uist.
Completely and comprehensively renovated in 2006, the house retains its original external appearance and character, whilst providing up to four people with all the requirements for a comfortable, enjoyable stay at any time of year.
Accommodates up to four:
> 1 room with double bed
> 1 room with two single beds
> Kitchen/breakfast room
> Good-sized sitting room
> Bathroom with electric shower over bath
> Electric combination storage/convector heating throughout
> Living room - wood-burning stove, TV+DVD, Radio+CD
> Kitchen - microwave, washing machine, tumble dryer etc.
> Bathroom - electric towel rail
Points to note:
> Babies and toddlers welcome - cot, highchair etc available on request.
> Seasonal produce and preserves from our croft and walled garden.
Traditional cottage on croft land with abundant wildlife.
Ideally situated for exploring Uist.
To book this Holiday Cottage, or find out more, please contact them directly by
Disabled Facilities: Yes. Wheelchair accessible through most of house - assistance advisable.
Linen Provided: Yes. Full linen/laundry service included - for bedrooms, bathroom and kitchen.
Pets Allowed: Yes. up to two well-behaved dogs
Central Heating: Yes. Fuel type: Electric
Open Fire: Yes. Fuel type: Wood
Smoking Allowed: No. Smoking permitted outdoors.
Outdoor Facilities: Yes. Parking for two cars, garden with picnic bench and garden bench, clothes line
Local Services: Short drive - supermarket, post office, churches, fish+chips, filling station etc; Walking distance - golf course, beach or hill walks, bird-watching
From Daliburgh in South Uist, drive North for about 1 1/2 miles, turn left at Askernish/Aisgernis sign - then it's the first white cottage on the left.