The owners of the Old Smiddy, Julie and Julian, gained 4 stars in Visit Scotland’s quality assurance scheme for bed and breakfast accommodation in their first year.
Although we have left Scotland’s Best B and B’s and Visit Scotland in 2016 we still strive to provide the same warm welcome, high standards, relaxed and friendly atmosphere that we always did. We also hope we give our guests an opportunity to enjoy the delights of the wonderful coastline and countryside of the Scottish North West Highlands.
Julie is committed to serving delicious,
high quality breakfasts and, if available, evening meals, using local and regional produce wherever possible. We are listed in a Taste of Scotland an organisation promoting excellent food
in Scotland. Many of our guests have mentioned the excellent breakfasts and dinners in our visitors book and on tripadvisor and many of our returners do so because of the food that they have enjoyed at the Old Smiddy.
Wester Ross abounds in spectacular scenery and a wide variety of wildlife, as well as being rich in history,
Laide and Mellon Udrigle, Aultbea and Loch Ewe, Gairloch, Inverewe Gardens and Ullapool are all worthy of at least a days visit. There is also a huge variety of walks, ranging from a gentle stroll along one of the many beaches to a days trek into the mountains for the more experienced. Further information can be found on the sites of three local tourists associations, namely
was built about 1980 by a former owner of the Old Smiddy.
a new family bathroom
and an en-
Completely rewired, the Bungalow now enjoys central heating with the added bonus of solar tubes.
The renovations were completed by replacing all the
furniture and kitchen equipment with high quality, easy to use and comfortable products.
Click on the link Old Smiddy Self Catering to view a more detailed description of the property
Last updated 30th August 2017
Click on the Tripadvisor icon above or go to guest comments to read the guest reviews.
We hope that you might be tempted to spend time at the Old Smiddy Guest House or Self Catering
and that you will leave wanting to return to this haven of peace and quiet.