Top 10 Airbnb Vacation Rentals In North Uist, United Kingdom - Updated 2023


Located north of Benbecula and south of Harris, North Uist is an awe-inspiring island that is part of Outer Hebrides. Picturesque lakes and gorgeous beaches are the highlights of this destination. Lochmaddy, a prominent fishing port, welcomes tourists to North Uist. Wildlife enthusiasts will love exploring its coastal landscape replete with wildlife. Come across otters, Arctic terns, and Manx shearwaters as you discover the island’s best-kept secrets. The biggest colony of seal pups living on the Monarch Islands is a sight to behold too. Barpa Langass, a 5000-year-old historic burial cairn, gives tourists a glimpse of the past. Make your island adventure unforgettable by relaxing in a cozy accommodation. Check out this list of the top 10 Airbnb vacation rentals in North Uist, United Kingdom.

1. Secluded beach house with impressive sea views (from USD 160)

Enjoy a pleasant stay in this beautiful beach house while vacationing on North Uist. The new abode sits on the picturesque coast of Claddach Vallay, which is opposite Vallay island. This spacious rental welcomes a family or group of six individuals. Look at the breathtaking views of the bay from the large windows. Lovely décor dominates this haven’s interior. The well-equipped kitchen lets you to prepare delicious meals for your loved ones. Walk the private path that takes you to the beach for a fun-filled excursion. If you love birdwatching, spend time spotting birds here.

Beachhouse The Tidal Dwelling Stunning view
Claddach, Scotland, United Kingdom
28 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire villa 5 Beds 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6

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Amenities & Room:
perfect climate control in the hose fantastic water pressure very comfortable beds and linen
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2. Lovely cottage with spectacular water views (from USD 143)

If you are a couple looking for a romantic retreat, or a solo explorer out on an expedition to North Uist, this cottage is perfect for you. It is tucked in a quiet and traditional croft, making it an ideal place for that peaceful holiday. The rental is pet friendly, so you can spend your holidays with your furry friend. While here, take in scenic views of the Atlantic Ocean or watch the farm animals feed on grassy plains. Spend the evenings marveling at the spectacular sunset in your camera. After a day of excursion, relax in the living room while watching entertaining programs on the television.

Easter Byre, Uist’s stunning West coast
Na h-Eileanan an Iar, Scotland, United Kingdom
50 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire cottage 2 Beds 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

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a great little cozy place to stay close to beaches and with a good view of the monach islands
our hosts were brilliant
we had an amazing time and the hosts were so helpful and friendly
the location was ideal for exploring the island
if you love lobsters that's the right place to be
cosy and comfortable place well located for exploring north uist
perfect location with a beautiful white beaches
it's location is fantastic it's a short walk across the machair to a sugar sand beach miles long
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3. Rustic getaway by the sea (from USD 119)

This traditional cottage is ideal for backpackers and families looking to spend a week-long holiday on North Uist. Beautiful, classic elements and pine-clad walls adorn the interiors of this cottage. Whip up delicious meals in the kitchen and have a nice dinner with your companions at the dining table. Cozy up by the open fire in the living room during cold evenings. If you’re an animal lover, enjoy wildlife encounters right at your doorstep. Before you settle in for the night, take in sweeping views of the sunset over the bay.

Flora's Sheilings Carinish
Carinish, United Kingdom
54 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire home 3 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 4

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simple and comfortable flora’s is a traditional cottage with the most stunning views
every room is charming and cosy with great views
the cottage is wonderfully cosy and the kitchen in particular is very well equipped
comfortable beds bath and a shower
good size bedrooms but kitchen and lounge could be better and both very dark
it was clean and warm
clean well-equipped and very comfortable
the property was clean comfortable and had everything we needed whilst we stayed
flora our host made us so welcome
flora is a warm and responsive host
excellent accommodation in a central location in uist
beautiful house in a stunning location
this is a great location for exploring the uists
a characterful property in a wonderful location
traditional rustic cottage with a great location
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4. Peaceful lodging in a tranquil setting (from USD 71)

If you are a solo backpacker or a couple with a kid, make yourself comfortable in this private room. The lodging has a separate entrance so you can arrive and leave the house at your convenience. Begin your morning by relishing delicious breakfast on the top floor of this abode. Free Wi-Fi can help you stay connected back home. Visit Lochmaddy Ferry Port, which is a 10-minute stroll away, for spectacular water views.

Maddy Bed and Breakfast
Lochmaddy, Scotland, United Kingdom
163 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Private room in home 2 Beds 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 0 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 2

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Amenities & Room:
lovely room with beautiful views over the sea
the amenities provided in the bathroom are a brilliant touch
fantastic view from the 2nd floor room
nice views from the room is you are lucky enough to get good weather
attractive and comfortable room with beautiful views
a very clean and modern b&b
clean room that is well decorated with a clean en suite bathroom
lovely room very clean also a very tasty breakfast
very clean and comfortable place to stay
it was sparkling clean and had lots thoughtful touches
the hosts were so friendly
excellent hosts and beautiful home
brilliant accommodation and lovely hosts
spacious quality place and very nice host
friendly and helpful owners
fantastic b&b in great location in lochmaddy situated only a five/ten minute walk from the ferry terminal
great location close to the ferry; newly renovated
easy walk to the restaurants nearby for dinner allowing to stargaze
lovely environment in a beautiful location
natalie place was perfect for what we needed
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5. Charming hideaway for six people (from USD 127)

Whether it’s an adventurous vacation or a relaxing retreat, this well-furnished home is the best option to unwind. A backpacking group or family of six people can stay in this self-catering dwelling. Access the well-equipped kitchen to whip up culinary delights. The indoor fireplace helps you stay warm in the cold evenings. Do not hesitate to bring your Fido along as the vacation rental is pet friendly. Wildlife enthusiasts will be glad to watch a variety of birds and animals around. Spectacular views of Haskeir Islands will please you.

Eagle's Rest Self-catering
Na h-Eileanan an Iar, Scotland, United Kingdom
7 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire cottage 4 Beds 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 1 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6

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a lovely comfortable home to explore uist from
immaculately clean house with lovely hosts
it’s been well looked after and loved by the owners and we couldn’t recommend it highly enough
communication with the host was great
lovely house in a great location to explore beautiful north uist
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6. Renovated chalet near beaches (from USD 101)

Experience a pleasant holiday in this refurbished chalet in Na h-Eileanan an Iar. Its one bedroom with three beds can accommodate a family or a group of four friends. Start your day by sipping a cup of hot coffee on the deck while soaking up spectacular nature views. A beautiful kitchen inspires you to whip up quick meals and devour them in the dining room. Spend time spotting lovely birds at Balranald Bird Reserve, which is 3 miles (4.8 kilometers) to the north.

“Mora” - modern, comfortable chalet - sleeps 4
Na h-Eileanan an Iar, Scotland, United Kingdom
127 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire chalet 3 Beds 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

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Amenities & Room:
there were lots of thoughtful touches and a very comfortable bed
spotlessly clean and well presented
morag’s place was spotlessly clean when we arrived
it was spotlessly clean tidy and cosy
lovely warm clean place to stay
very modern and clean
host was very communicative and check in/out was easy and efficient
morag was very helpful and quick to reply to messages
morag is also a lovely host - and nothing is a problem
the owners cat is such a cutie too
morag even left cereal bread milk and some sweet snacks wonderful host who thinks of all the touches
great value and excellent location
check in was easy and location easily found
morag's place is a lovely modern chalet situated walking distance from the shop and a beach
perfect place for a wee break in uist
this is an ideal place to stay on uist
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7. Lovely vacation home on the shoreline (from USD 212)

Located right on the shoreline, this charming abode guarantees guests a comfortable stay on North Uist. This rental welcomes up to six guests with its three bedrooms and three beds. The well-equipped kitchen allows you to whip up culinary delights for your loved ones, while the living room features a TV and an indoor fireplace. Also, this rental is pet friendly, so make your vacation more memorable by spending quality time with your furry friend.

North Uist Bayvilla Vacation home
Isle of North Uist, United Kingdom
31 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire home 3 Beds 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6

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Amenities & Room:
the cottage is very comfortable lots of sofas and different areas to relax in
the beds were the comfiest i've ever had in a holiday cottage
fantastic place to stay all you need & very clean would book again5 stars
the house was great - amazing location so clean and a great space
great house in a great location
very close to a great store and fuel too
the location is perfect and only a five minute drive from the most incredible beaches
located in a picturesque location and filled we everything you could ever need during your stay
very comfortable stay house is very well equipped and has a superb location
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8. Cozy camping pod for two (from USD 48)

Book this pleasant lodging to enjoy camping on the mesmerizing landscape of North Uist. The camping pod comes with chairs, a bed, and a stove for an authentic experience of a couple or solo adventurers. You get access to the well-furnished shared kitchen, bathroom facilities, and dining space. Sit back on the private porch and admire awe-inspiring sea views. There is a coal-burning stove outdoors to help you prepare barbecue. If you love cycling, ride down the scenic Hebridean Way Cycle route.

The Tractor Shed - Camping Pod
Isle of North Uist, United Kingdom
109 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Private room in hut 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 3 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 2

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Amenities & Room:
excellent kitchen space with plenty of space with other campers
the rooms are very comfortable and warm in a fantastic setting
cozy pods with amazing views
sparkling clean comfy beds and great showers
the tractor sheds are very comfortable and everything was very clean
this place is absolutely brilliant great value for money very clean and a very friendly host
the huts are really nice - clean and very comfy
the showers/bathrooms were clean with plenty of hot water
great recommendations and chat from the host
great host really enjoyed our staff
great local knowledge from our host
duncan is a great host and very helpful
and so toasty too duncan was a fab host and gave great local advice en route
cute cabins in a picturesque location
great camping pods in a great location
nice location and great kitchen facilities
beautiful location not far from the beach
this is a fantastic place in a great location
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9. Idyllic retreat surrounded by wildlife (from USD 226)

Experience a tranquil stay in this cozy cottage that overlooks a sea loch. Since the rental is pet friendly, you can have your beloved furry friend around and make your excursion memorable. A fully equipped kitchen lets you whip up healthy meals for your loved ones. Spend your day exploring the serene outdoors and spotting a variety of wildlife.

The Moorings, Locheport, North Uist Cottage
Locheport, North Uist, United Kingdom
20 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire home 5 Beds 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 6

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Amenities & Room:
best thing was the view from the living room window
everything had been thought of and i had a very comfortable stay
beds were extremely comfortable and we all slept very well
clean modern good value
as expected clean tidy and presentable
nice and clean with a good kitchen
the kitchen was well equipped and the bathroom was clean and the shower nice and hot
absolutely a fantastic surreel location and experience
the moorings is a lovely place in beautiful surroundings
the house is in a great location by the water with a good back drop
great place great location very helpful host
we went for a wonderful long walk straight from the house into the hills
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10. Serene haven overlooking Lochmaddy Port

Get rid of all your stress by unwinding in this secluded abode that overlooks the scenic Lochmaddy Port. This self-catering house ensures a comfortable stay of a family or a group of nine individuals. The home is pet friendly so you can enjoy vacationing here with your Fido. Also, this property provides a great place to spot seals, raptors, and otters. As the day ends, rest your weary feet on the cozy sofa in the living room.

MacQuarrie House - North Uist
Isle of North Uist, Scotland, United Kingdom
45 reviews
Entire house 13 Beds 4 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
wi-fi worked very well
view from the kitchen window is very special other views aren't bad either
wifi provision is excellent for the area
lovely secluded setting warm comfortable house good wifi and sky tv
the facilities are good and having fast internet was very helpful
house was extremely clean throughout
matthew was a flexible and considerate host
hosts were also v responsive
matthew was very helpful and self check in totally straight forward
amazing location if you like remote
amazing location remote but a 15 min drive from lochmaddy
great location to relax
great house in an amazing location
beautiful location take provisions - it’s fairly remote
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Indulge in a relaxing vacation on North Uist

Abundant wildlife and pristine nature make North Uist a fantastic island escape. Staying in a cozy dwelling helps you enjoy the tranquil environment. Indulge in a relaxing vacation, and book one of these top 10 Airbnb vacation rentals in North Uist, United Kingdom.

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