Local Businesses

Welcome to our Local Businesses page, where you can discover more about thriving Lochboisdale. The Visit Outer Hebrides website also has a fantastic range of information to help plan your visit including a business directory and itinerary ideas.

Lochboisdale Hotel

A family run hotel with cosy bar and restaurant. 15 bedrooms offering spectacular views and en-suite facilities

01878 700332



Skydancer Coffee

SkyDancer Coffee is situated within Lochboisdale Harbour, just a few yards from the pontoons. Serving the freshest coffee roasted on the premises alongside a selection of 5* reviewed sweet and savoury options



An Solas Òir Photography

Landscape, wildlife and commercial photography from internationally recognised photographer Michael Faint in South Uist. Prints available to view and purchase at Skydancer in Lochboisdale Harbour

01878 700287



Uist Gifts & Information

A visitor information centre and home of the beautiful Uist Tartan. A wide range of Uist branded gifts and apparel for sale in store and online

01878 700777


Lochboisdale Marine Services

Engineering services, welding and fabrication, GRP repairs and carpentry, winter storage

07413 603848


Uist Sea Tours

An amazing range of group or private sea tours and adventures on offer, led by expert guides with local knowledge

07833 690693



Laing Motors

Family run garage with car and van rentals available

01878 700267



Caledonian MacBrayne

Ferry terminal operating ferries to Oban, Mallaig and Castlebay. Toilets and wifi available in the office

0800 066 5000


MacAulay Askernish

Filling station with petrol and diesel and convenient 24hr pay at pump facility

01878 700278

Local Taxis

Booking taxis in advance is highly recommended

Aitken’s Taxi 01878 710333

AM/PM Taxi 07957 798378

Ken’s Taxi 07887 842401

Lindsay’s Taxi 07780 548779

Black House Creative

Black House Creative are experts in all things strategy, branding, design and marketing. A big thank you to the team for help with our logo

01463 572101



The Scandinavian Bakery

The Scandinavian Bakery is a small independent artisan bakery in South Uist. Making baked goods inspired by Scandinavian tradition and flavours – all made to order. They use organic ingredients where possible, and all packaging is biodegradable


Lochboisdale Harbour

A harbour in South Uist offering a range of fantastic facilities and a very warm welcome.

01878 700830