Wigwams: Shepherd's Hut

Two luxury en-suite camping cabins and a Shepherd's Hut, available for nightly holiday lets are sited in the croft fields next to Mangurstadh Gallery. Mangersta is an ideal village from which to explore the Uig area of the Isle of Lewis. Opportunities for outdoor activities are numerous and close by. If you enjoy playing on beaches, bird and wildlife watching, photography, coastal and hill walks, star gazing, campfires, kayaking, surfing, cycling, sea-cliff climbing, boat trips to off-shore islands or simply relaxing amidst beautiful scenery, you have found the right location.



















Each Wigwam® sleeps up to 4 people. The Shepherd's Hut sleeps up to 2 people. All are equipped with:

Double bed, Sofa bed (Wigwams® only no Sofa Bed in the Shepherd's Hut), Table and chairs
Mini kitchen including sink, fridge, microwave, 2 ring electric hob, toaster and kettle
A water heater, and a panel heater to keep the Wigwams® and Shepherd's Hut warm and cosy all year round
A shower room with toilet and wash hand basin
Cutlery, crockery, pots and pans and basic kitchen utensils for cooking
TV/DVD (no network signal - it is only for watching DVDs/ listening to CDs)
Local information and a selection of DVDs
There is a shared fire pit within a stunning drystone wall enclosure for camp fires and barbecues.
We sell firewood, and charcoal for use on site.
A washing line is available.

A very limited Wifi connection can be accessed in Mangurstadh Gallery for checking emails. Please note there is no Wifi available in the accommodation units.

A well-stocked shop, fuel, cash point and launderette facilities are located on route to Mangersta, 5 miles away at Uig Community Shop Stop here for supplies on your way here or alternatively Uig Community Shop can make up an order for you for collection or delivery to your Wigwam® or Shepherd's Hut, please see their online order form for more details (Uig Community Shop is closed on Sundays).

To check availability, or to book online see

Mangersta Croft Wigwams® Mobile Site

Mangersta Croft Wigwams® Full Website

or contact: Derek Scanlan
Tel: +44 (0)1851 672 384
E-mail: derek@derekscanlan.co.uk

Current prices:

16th March to 31st October
£80 per Wigwam® per night (max 4 people)
£85 for the Shepherd's Hut per night (max 2 people)

1st November to 15th March
£55 per Wigwam® per night (max 4 people)
£65 for the Shepherd's Hut per night (max 2 people)

At all times of year a £10 surcharge is applied to a one night stay
Dogs cost £10 per night per dog (max 2 dogs per Wigwam/ max 1 dog in the Shepherd's Hut)

Bring your own bedding/towels or hire our optional extras:

Double bed/towel pack hire (sheet, 4 pillows, duvet/duvet-cover, 2 bath towels, 2 hand towels): £30 per stay


Hire of sleeping bag, pillow, 1 bath towel and 1 hand towel: £15 per stay 


Towel pack (1 bath towel, 1 hand towel): £4 per hire