B&B 4 stars

Bed and Breakfast - Self Catering Caravan
between Gairloch & Ullapool in Wester Ross

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The Sheiling B&B, self catering & caravan

4 STAR B&B (double / twin rooms) Book now

  • In the rugged north-west Highlands of Scotland
  • Spectacular wild scenery (coast & mountains)
  • Numerous outdoor activities
  • Ideal for touring Wester Ross
  • Relax in peace and tranquillity


Achgarve consists of a remote scattering of croft-houses in a genuine peaceful Highland community
where you can be assured of a warm welcome from your host.

All of the Sheiling accommodation is set amongst beautiful hills with distant views across to the high mountains of An Teallach. Whether touring the region or simply looking for peace and tranquillity to 'get-away from it all', you will find this an excellent base for your holiday.

You can explore the outstandingly beautiful scenery

  • There are numerous walks to suit everyone from hill climbing to gentle coastal paths.
  • Trout fishing, sea fishing, sailing, cycling and pony-trekking are all available in the area.
  • There is a 9 hole golf course overlooking the sea at Gairloch.
  • Wildlife abounds and you may be able to see seals, otters, deer and a myriad of sea birds.
  • Unspoilt sandy beaches such as nearby Mellon Udrigle are just waiting for you to discover them.

Photographers will enjoy capturing the dramatic landscapes, while on clear nights, amateur and professional astronomers can enjoy an unparalleled view of the night sky, unpolluted by street-lighting.

We are located north-west of Laide (which is situated on the A832 scenic coastal road), some 30 miles from Braemore Junction and 44 miles from the fishing town and harbour of Ullapool.

  • Laide village (1.5 miles from here) has a licensed store, post office and petrol.
  • Aultbea (just 4 miles south) has 2 hotels, grocery, butchers, post office & health centre.
  • The famous Inverewe Gardens are just 9 miles away (owned by the National Trust for Scotland)
  • Poolewe (10 miles) has an indoor swimming pool.
  • Gairloch (20 miles) has numerous shops, hotels and restaurants, as well as an interesting heritage museum.
  • Breathtaking Corrieshalloch Gorge is 32 miles to the north.

Local ferry services operate:

  • between Ullapool and Stornoway on the Isle of Lewis (vehicles & passengers)
  • between Ullapool and the Summer Isles (passengers only)

Click here for a map of our location

Mellon Udrigle and An Teallach
Mellon Udrigle and An Teallach

Sunrise over Gruinard Bay from Laide

Mellon Udrigle
Mellon Udrigle

Gairloch Golf Course
Gairloch Golf Course

We hope that you have enjoyed taking a glimpse of what we have to offer
and we look forward to welcoming you with genuine Scottish hospitality.

Little Gruinard
Little Gruinard


Mrs Annabell MacIver
The Sheiling
Achgarve - Laide
Wester Ross IV22 2NS
Tel: 01445 731487
(+ 44 1445 731487 if outside the UK)
Mobile 07821 969609
Email: stay@thesheilingholidays.com

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Loch Gairloch
Loch Gairloch

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