The Magic of Sith na Mara

If you’ve ever fantasised about escaping to a remote island, far from the hustle and hum of the modern world, then look no further than the Hebrides.

Voted one of the most exquisite holiday destinations in the world.


Sith-na-Mara offers very well equipped and tastefully decorated self catering accommodation within the Leac a Li area along the well sought after *Golden Road on the Isle of Harris.

The house sleeps eight and consists of two twin rooms and two double bedrooms. Three bedrooms on the upper floor all have ensuite bathrooms, with the fourth bedroom downstairs adjacent to the family bathroom.

Isle of Harris The property has recently undergone a full refurbishment, including a new natural slate roof and latest energy saving double glazing throughout. We have also installed a new kitchen built and designed by a local Scottish suppliers, with new appliances throughout. We have decorated and furnished the cottage to a high luxurious standard for your comfort and relaxation.

There are superb views from the front, south-eastwards along Loch Stocanais and from the back towards the picturesque Stoicleit an Ear hillside. The cottage offers an enclosed garden and ample parking space and is just 15 minutes' drive from Tarbert.

The main door opens direct into the fully equipped kitchen. As well as the standard and usual facilities, the kitchen offers a mid-height electric grill/double oven, 5 burner gas hob, microwave, dishwasher, washing machine, tumble dryer and fridge/freezer.

The living area is a large open plan room for family dining and relaxing. There is a large solid oak table with ample space for the ten matching dining chairs, an ideal location for formal and casual dining. The living area has three large sofas focussed around multi-fuel burner stove. For entertainment we have provided a large flat screen television, CD player and smart phone speaker system, as well as a number of local books for your perusal. We have commissioned a couple of stunning drawings by Scottish artist Cow SlipsJohn McHarg depicting a stag and an otter – both of which we have spent many hours watching locally. Also on the ground floor, the master bathroom has a luxury free-standing cocoon bath and walk-in shower. The unique metallic wall and floor tiles give a stunning finish to the room. The cottage benefits from a newly installed energy efficient oil fired hot water and central heating system and has an attractive multi-fuel fire in the living area (first load of wood supplied).

We thank you for not smoking in the house.

There is excellent mobile phone reception and free wi-fi.

*For further information about the Golden Road

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