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Revision as of 09:02, 5 June 2007

Benbecula is an island in the Outer Hebrides.




Balivanich is the main village.

Nunton is a Hamlet located just outside Balivanich

Creagorry is a small village at the south end of Benbecula

Uachdar is a village at the north end of Benbecula

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Get around

Car hire is available from two locations, MacLennan's Garage, Balivanich, tel: +44 (0)1870 602191, and Ask Car Hire, Creagorry, tel: +44 (0)1870 602818.

There is also a Bus Service running throught the year, On all weekdays except Sunday. To Find out about bus times go to [] or pick up a timetable from a shop or tourist office in the Western Isles.


  • Beach down the west coast of the island.
  • Borve Castle A small ruin just off the main road. No facilites and no charge.
  • Linaclete School (Sgoil Lionacleit) has a small museum, library and a swimming pool.



  • Stepping Stone Restaurant, Balivanich, HS7 5LA Tel 01870 603377
  • The Airport Cafe is open to non-fliers and there is free parking next the terminal.
  • Have a school lunch at Linaclete School during the summer holidays.




  • Taigh na Cille Bunkhouse, Balivanich, HS7 5LA 01870 602522 [1]

Bed and Breakfasts


  • Dark Island Hotel, LINICLATE, Benbecula HS7 5PJ Tel 01870 603030 [2]
  • The Isle of Benbecula House Hotel, Creagorry, Benbecula HS7 5PG Tel 01870 602024 [3]

Stay safe

Get out

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