We had a wonderful time, the weather was good and we saw an abundance of wildlife including my first sighting of an otter eating a fish. There were masses of seals and their pups and oyster catchers and Artic terns and no midges !!
A great holiday, I have been going to Carna for 65 years on and off and still love everything about it. It is a very special place indeed. Andy and Alison and their team were fantastic and could not have been more helpful in every way
The remoteness of the location hits you long before arriving on the island. Taking the 5 minute Corran ferry to the Ardnamurchen peninsula, the lack of mobile phone signal and miles between tiny villages along single track road sets the scene. But after being transferred to the island by boat, helped to settle in, its when the boat leaves that the tranquillity and solitude becomes reality. The cottage is homely rather than luxurious. Spotlessly clean with everything you need. Electricity is provided by solar power only so is limited to 500w (so mobile device charging only). Cooking, fridge and...more