Places to visit and things to do

Coigach - the Achiltibuie and Summer Isles Tourist Association

Ullapool  - this is the local market town; it has a daily ferry service to Stornaway on the Outer Hebrides, and well stocked shops (including a Tesco store)

Achiltibuie - this is where to find what to do and what is going on in Achiltibuie

Summer Isles Cruises - cruise around the Summer Isles on the Hectoria,  leaving from Badentarbert pier

Sea Kayaking  - sea kayaking,  based in Lochinver, offers tuition as well as tours from Achiltibuie and Lochinver

Kayaking and Canoeing - sea kayaking, canoeing, canyonning and mountaineering from Achiltibuie or Polbain, based in Ullapool

Local shop:

Achiltibuie Stores - just down the road in Achiltibuie, open every day except Sundays, and with petrol and diesel

Fisk Gallery - just down the road, a wonderful with an inspiring and ever changing collection of local arts and craft work, the brainchild of our neighbour Lesley Muir

Local eating out

Am Fuaran Bar - just up the road towards Reiff, this is a great place for a drink and a meal. Walking distance for the energetic.

Summer Isles Hotel - there is a restaurant at the hotel which takes non-residents if you book in advance, and a bar which serves food as well.