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Stornoway Harbour

Cromwell Street | Amity House, Esplanade Quay HS1 2XS, Stornoway, Scotland
+44 1851 702688
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6-Day Outer Hebrides and Isle of Skye Tour from Edinburgh
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  • Poor3%
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“fishing boats” (26 reviews)
“lews castle” (24 reviews)
“small town” (5 reviews)
Cromwell Street | Amity House, Esplanade Quay HS1 2XS, Stornoway, Scotland
+44 1851 702688
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Only visited to get 4G and because we had to catch the ferry. Plus it's the only place on the island with shops!

Thank melsmadhouse
Reviewed 3 days ago

This is an interesting place to wander around but it's certainly not set up as a visitor attraction - it's a working port and ferry terminal. The shops and places to eat are scattered around the back streets but are no great shakes. The evenings...More

Thank NeilSK
Reviewed 1 week ago

We took the local transport and really enjoyed the trip to Callanish. The bus took us to many villages outside of Stornoway giving us many views of the Island.

Thank Pamela M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stornoway harbour is unspoilt even though it is visited by large ferries - and, i think, the occasional cruise ship. Take time to stroll around - and enjoy the atmosphere and fresh air

Thank An_Old_Burian
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Came here on a cruise boat, sunny day, with a touch of rain, info centre had plenty of, info, went to the castle & grounds , very nice worth a visit, people were very friendly, I had a nice day

Thank Bernie S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lots of parking. Lots of things to see and do. Visited the castle and the Loom centre for some tweed

Thank Jayne B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Always wanted to visit the Outer Hebrides. We spent 4 days in Stornoway and I loved coming down to the harbor in the evenings and walk about or sit and enjoy the lovely views and beautiful yachts. Great views of Lew's Castle which is within...More

Thank Anne H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We spent a good hour sitting on the quay side. It was quiet and tranquil. The yachts made for a great backdrop

Thank John1234569
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stornoway Harbour was exceptionally tidy and surrounded by a good selection of independent shops. Highly recommend visiting the Blue Lobster (new cafe).

Thank milnedtx00
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

I was so pleased to finally arrive on the island. All my life I've wanted to visit the outer Hebrides. The harbour is in Center of town. Drive off the ferry and you're in town. Very convenient.

Thank Angelgirl61
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