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“Idyllic Place in a luxury cottage”
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The beach just down from our house
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2 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 4
North Uist, Outer Hebrides, The Hebrides, Scotland

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“Idyllic Place in a luxury cottage”
Reviewed February 7, 2014 for a stay in October 2013
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A beautifully appointed cottage, well furnished for a very comfortable holiday. The beds are very comfortable and the bathrooms are well appointed. The garage is a useful place to change out of muddy boots. There are lovely walks from the cottage to the local beach. Further afield are great lunch places such as Claddach Kirkiebost centre or the Lobster Pot on Berneray. The shops at Sollas or Bayhead sell everything you need.
The cottage is in a lovely position to visit South Uist, Benbecula and Eriskay and a lovely day can be spent driving down the causeways linking the islands.
Whilst we spent our two weeks at Tranquil Sands the BBC said it would be very wet but we only had one wet day although it rained at night. We love North Uist and are returning to this cottage in May to enjoy spring on Uist having been there in Autumn and summer.

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Liked best: The peace, the sheep next door, the comfort
Liked least: Must remember shops are closed on Sunday so need initial provisions
Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
Your age range 50-64
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Management Response
8 Feb 2014
Thank you so much for taking the time to write such lovely positive comments. We are so glad you enjoyed your trip to North Uist and your stay at Tranquil Sands.
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