What is your availability? To view availability, please select the Bookings link, and select the dates and property
What is the cost of my stay? To view the cost of your stay, first select your dates, property, then the total cost will appear if these chosen dates are available.
How much do I need to pay and when? Upon booking, a 25% deposit is required to secure the booking. Any outstanding balance is to be paid 8 weeks before arrival. Should the booking be made under 8 weeks of arrival, the full amount is required.
What if the dates I want are booked? Unavailable dates are in red, and will not allow you to select them because they have either already been booked, or because there is a weekly/short break limit in place and the date you request is not an arrival day
How long can I stay at Borve Lodge Estate? During 2019, at Claddach House and Laxdale Cottage we have a minimum of a 4 night stay. At The Rock House and The Broch, our bookings are from 3 nights throughout the year. Tarasaigh House can be booked for weekly, 7 night bookings, from Monday to Monday. From 2020 short stays will be available during low season. During high season full weeks of 7 nights can be booked.
How many guests do your properties accommodate? Our luxury cottages sleep 2 in each. Claddach House sleeps 6, Laxdale Cottage sleeps 5 and Tarasaigh House sleeps up to 9.
Do you accept pets? We accept well-behaved pets at Laxdale Cottage. We do not accommodate pets at our other properties.
What are the check in and departure times? Check in time is 16:00 hrs Should your arrival time be outside the hours of 09:00 – 17:00 hrs, please contact The Estate Head Housekeeper. Departure is by 10:00 hrs.
What methods of payment do you accept? We accept Visa credit/debit, Mastercard, JCB, Maestro, cheque, bank transfer.
How do I get to Borve Lodge Estate? Our Location page gives a summary of the main ways to travel to the Isle of Harris
Can I organise transport for my stay? Yes, you can arrange car hire from Stornoway on the Isle of Lewis at Car Hire Hebrides, located next to Stornoway Airport.
Can I source local produce? Harris is a bountiful place during the summer months, and if we are not producing or catching it ourselves, we can give guidance on local produce for guests to purchase. More details on our section about Eating in Harris
What is provided in each property, in terms of consumables? In all of the properties, guests are provided with linen, towels, kitchen cleaning materials, and starter packs of logs and kindling. In our luxury self-catering cottages, The Broch and The Rock House, you will also be provided with a welcome pack of mostly Hebridean delicacies, which may include Smoked Salmon, Fruitcake, Oatcakes, Wine, as well as some quality toiletries and bath robes. You will be provided with a list of these items along with your booking confirmation.
What grocery facilities are nearby? The nearest store is in Leverburgh, just 10 minutes drive from Borve, where the An Clachan community store provides groceries and fuel. At Tarbert, about 20 minutes drive, there are two stores, John Morrison & AD Munro grocers, as well as a petrol station. Full supermarkets — Tesco and the Coop — are in Stornoway, which is about 70 minutes drive from Borve.
Smoking Policy. Smoking and vaping are not permitted within any of our properties.