Lews Castle

Contact & Directions

Lews Castle

Castle Grounds




Accommodation: Lews Castle by Natural Retreats

01625 416 430




01851 822746




01851 822750


Museum nan Eilean | Opening Hours

10am until 5pm 1 April to 30 September

1pm until 4pm 1 October to 31 March

Closed Thursdays and Sundays

The museum and archive are designed to be fully accessible – see our guide to accessibility features.

Archive | Opening Hours

The Archive Reading Room is available by appointment from 10:00 until 17:00 every weekday.

Lews Castle by Natural Retreats

For all enquiries concerning our luxurious accommodation, wedding and venue hire, the Storehouse or the Outfitters,
please contact:

Natural Retreats, Whitecroft House, 51 Water Lane, Wilmslow, SK9 5BQ
Tel:  + 44 (0)1625 416 430
email:  info@naturalretreats.co.uk

The Storehouse & The Outfitters Opening Times
Both our delicious Storehouse Café and Outfitters store are open from 08:00 until 16:00 every day (including Sundays). The Whisky Bar is open until 11pm Sunday – Thursday and until 1am Friday – Saturday.

How to get to Lews Castle

Lews Castle overlooks Stornoway Harbour. Access by car is via Willowglen Road, off the A857, and for pedestrians via footpaths accessible from the bridge at Bayhead or further north at the former porter’s lodge.

If you are using a navigation system, our postcode is HS2 0XS.

All images ©Isobel Martin unless otherwise stated