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Blackhouse at Tigh nan Seileach,

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Blackhouse at Tigh nan Seileach,

2 guests
1 bedroom
1 bed
1 bath
2 guests
1 bedroom
1 bed
1 bath
Great check-in experience100% of recent guests gave this home’s check-in process a 5-star rating.

Self-catering 1850s blackhouse set in the North Harris hills. Lovely remote area close to Loch Seaforth on a working croft with hens at your door and eagles in the sky! Living area with stove, one double bedroom and shower room. All linen, towels, electricity and gas for cooking provided plus coal and logs for the stove. Eggs from the hens will be in the cottage for you and more can be bought if wanted. Peace and quiet plus walking tracks out the hills from the door.


Free parking on premises
Indoor fireplace

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 double bed

House Rules

Check-in is anytime after 2PM
Check out by 10AM


27 Reviews

Andy User Profile
August 2018
We had a wonderful week in this cosy little blackhouse. Small and intimate, but a beautiful space and what a location - close to the loch shore with breathtaking views of a stunning island. A perfect base from which to explore Harris, Lewis and beyond. Highly recommended.
Bill User Profile
August 2018
This is the sweetest little stone cottage in the most amazing place, with a stream running through the garden, views over the Loch and chicken and sheep surrounding you. Miranda has made the place so welcoming with lovely touches such as a vase of fresh flowers, fresh eggs, yummy…
Andrew User Profile
July 2018
Small and cosy place to stay, a good location for exploring all parts of the island. Although wi-fi not available at the cottage, you can pick it up when out and about.
Joanna User Profile
July 2018
If you wish to gain some insight into past lives/living, this is the place for you. If you want to be away from people and shops (yet close enough to reach amenities) head for the blackhouse. Stunning location and Miranda and Angus excellent hosts.
Shonagh User Profile
June 2018
The Black House is small and perfectly formed. Full of character and equipped with everything you need. We had a wonderful few days there, with our dog exploring the island and the wonderful beaches.
Janette User Profile
May 2018
A very cosy blackhouse away from everything in a stunningly beautiful setting. We saw 4 golden eagles soaring above every day. Ideally situated enabling us to explore all areas of Harris and Lewis. Nearest shops are in Tarbert so stock up! Miranda is a very welcoming host and it …
Wil User Profile
April 2018
Tigh an Shileach provides an authentic black house experience. The cottage is cosy with everything you need. We loved it. Amanda’s hospitality is excellent, popping in briefly to make sure everything is okay. We loved the babbling brook, chooks and sheep in the paddocks next door…

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United KingdomJoined in July 2015
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