B&B Achmore

Slow Cycling in the Hebrides

Explore the stunning Hebridean landscape by cycle and be refreshed and restored by the sweet Hebridean moorland air in the Isle of Lewis. The centrally situated Westend B&B has curated an array of amazing day tours to monuments, beaches and … Read More

Hebrides Alternative Workspace

Westend B&B is offering you an alternative workplace in the Outer Hebrides from November to March 2021. This alternative workspace comprises a work station, fast broadband and kitchen facilities. During screen breaks there is a magnificent ancient landscape, dramatic seascapes … Read More

Westend 2021

Westend in Achmore, Isle of  Lewis is open for visitors for the 2021 season. We are delighted to be welcoming visitors with Covid-19 protocols in place. In the Isle of Lewis and Harris, the beaches are extensive, deserted  and breath … Read More

The Postman in the Isle of Harris

  Clinging to the frayed edges of the ragged shores of the Isle of Harris, a singletrack path navigates its way above cliffs, around bays. Three friends make the trip to not only ride the Postman’s Path to Rhenigidale, but … Read More

Achmore on Hebridean Cycling Route

Westend is ideal Bed and Breakfast accommodation on Section 5 of the Hebridean Way at Achmore. This is the section between Tarbert and Callanish. Achmore is just nine miles from Callanish. Ingredients for an evening meal can be purchased by … Read More

Achmore on Hebridean Walking Route

On the Hebridean Way walking route section Laxay to Stornoway, Westend B and B is an ideal stop on Stage 10, after the moorland section. The other 8 miles to be completed is on the A858 single track road to … Read More

Cyclist and Walker Facilities

Westend welcomes cyclists and walkers on the Hebridean Way south west of Stornoway. On the cycle route Tarbert to Callanish, Westend is five miles west of the junction of the A858/A859 in the village of Achmore, nine miles from Callanish. … Read More

Eating Places near Westend

Westend is close to two rural restaurants with great food. Doune Braes Hotel Carloway and Loch Erisort Inn, Sheildinish, are 11 and 13 miles respectively. Doune Braes Hotel Carloway.HS2 9AA. Tel: 01851 643252 Loch Erisort Inn Sheildinish, HS2 9RA Tel: 01851 830473 … Read More

Isle of Lewis Beaches and Wildlife

Westend is centrally located in the Isle of Lewis and the Isle of Harris is only half an hour away. Beautiful beaches are plentiful, wildlife can be studied at close quarters on sea mammal trips from Stornoway, Meabhaig Uig and … Read More

Activities with Westend as a base

Westend is ideally situated in a central location in the Isle of Lewis. Day trips can be taken by bus to Bernera, South Harris and Ness. There are several walks and cycle routes in the vicinity, including a walk on … Read More