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We are staying on the north side of the island so it took us quite a while to get here. Arrived just in time for lunch. Unfortunately we had not packed anything as foolishly expecting a cafe etc. Much to our surprise we parked by...More
Lochbuie is thoroughly charming. We parked near the Old Post Office - an honesty shop that wonderfully sets an appropriately winsome tone (and with some fabulous local food on offer). The information board at the shop describes the diverse points of interest:
St Kilda's -...More
The castle is boarded up, but it's part of a beautiful walk that is definitely worth doing in this area.
Park at the old post office/honesty shop, lovely concept which was quite busy when we were there. I only stopped in it to grab some...More
The ruins of the old castle located in a beautiful spot on Loch Buie, we get to the castle single road, admiring the scenery, beautiful mountains with the peak of Ben Buie. Castle is an attraction too, which we do not have to pay, there...More
We ran out of time to go to Iona and the tourist info suggested a trip to Lochbuie. Well worth it. The drive was stunning though the road was very narrow one lane. We arrived at standing stones. Took off across field. Hubbie and two...More
We had planned to walk to the castle from Craignure along the coastal path, but the tide was high and the path a bit of a mud bath! Also the further we walked the further away the castle appeared as a large bay appeared!!
Stopped at the Honesty Shop for tea ( love that people can still trust each other) then walked through the rain to the castle. Good displays, beautiful views of the harbour, then on to the beach. Good displays explain istory. Good walk in the other...More
Lochbuie has a GREAT deal to offer. I wanted to do a review on Lochbuie itself, but there's nothing set up, so this was the closest I could get. OK so what's there? Well there's parking on 'firm shingle' above the beach. There's an 'honesty...More