The Hebrides have much to offer to visitors. Trip Adviser names Lewis and Harris as the best island in Europe and has been ranked fifth best in the world. Lewis and Harris are the largest of the islands in the Outer Hebrides.There are some spectacular historical sites, museums, art galleries and craft shops, and some of the most beautiful beaches in the world.
Stornoway is the main town on the island with a vibrant Arts centre, leisure centre, golf course, walking trails and restaurants and the Hebridean Celtic Festival. It is also home to Lews Castle with extensive walking trails overlooking the harbour.
Taigh Geal is a newly developed apartment and is an ideal base for exploring these unique islands. It It has the advantage of being in a quiet village but is only about a mile from Stornoway.The residence has been awarded 4* overall grading by the Scottish Tourist Board.
The apartment is ideally situated for a restful and peaceful holiday yet retains all the benefits of being near the largest town where you can access restaurants, cafes, bars, museum and the Lanntair Art Centre. One can comfortably walk to the town centre and enjoy the cultural events of the town and retire and enjoy the peacefulness of a small village, all within close proximity.
It is also an ideal base for touring the Hebrides, offering all the facilities of the town as well as within easy access to stunning scenery, tranquil sandy beaches and a wonderful natural environment. There are a wide variety of activities on offer, from visiting the famous Callanish Stones, ancient sites and blackhouses, walking, cycling canoeing, golf, fishing and bird-watching. Taigh Geal’s location provides visitors with a range of options and choices which are not available in the more isolated areas or in the noise and bustle of the town.