South Lochs, nestled between the crystal clear waters of Loch Erisort to the North, and the rugged Harris hills to the South, is a place where the present and the past meet in an authentic slice of Hebridean life. Whether you want to relax and take in the view or explore the rugged landscape in search of adventure, the vibrant crofting community of South Lochs, rich in wildlife, history and a living Gaelic culture, will reward you.
At its heart, sitting on the shores of Loch Erisort, the community-owned Ravenspoint Centre. The Hostel has excellent shared facilities including a well-equipped kitchen, sitting room, showers, laundry area and free Wi-Fi. There is a shop and self-service tea-room adjacent to the Hostel. The hostel has 8 beds, divided into 3 rooms; Erisort has 5 beds, Steimreway is a private double room and Shiants a private twin room.
We look forward to welcoming you and helping you to get the most out of your visit. Gheibh sibh failté chridheil!
Near the sea
Near a loch
Tel 01851 880236
We're easy to find, just turn off the main A859 at Balallan, half-way between Stornoway and Tarbert. Buses coincide with ferry times and the bus stop is right outside the Hostel.