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Northmavine Business Directory

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Accommodation

Almara B&B, Upper Urafirth, Hillswick, Shetland, ZE2 9RH

Almara B&B

Almara is a friendly B&B with panoramic views. Near to the spectacular cliffs at Hillswick and Eshaness, with Ronas Hill, North Roe and Ollaberry a short drive away.

Three comfortable bedrooms are available with en-suite or private facilities. Bedrooms have hospitality trays, a hair drier and are wireless enabled. A hearty choice of breakfasts, using Shetland’s finest produce whenever possible, is served from 06.30 hrs to 08.30 hrs.

With our family's local knowledge we can offer helpful advice on what to see and do and where. We also encourage guests to help protect this environment by bringing back any litter for safe disposal at Almara, ensuring only footprints are left behind whilst they enjoy the most beautiful district in Shetland.

Scottish Tourist Board 4 star bed & breakfast accommodation.

More information here.

Contact: Marcia Williamson
Tel/fax/text: 01806 503 261
Email: almara@zetnet.co.uk
www: www.almara.shetland.co.uk


Almara Chalet, Upper Urafirth, Hillswick, Shetland ZE2 9RH


Almara chalet

Almara Chalet is an attractive summerhouse - the perfect holiday home if you’re looking for self-catering accommodation with a little bit of luxury at an affordable price.

Almara Chalet has 1 bedroom and can sleep 2 people.

Being on one floor level the Chalet is suitable for people with some disability as all doors are wheelchair friendly, however the bathroom has no disabled facilities. A relaxing sun lounge has Sky television and the Chalet is wireless enabled. The well equipped kitchen has everything needed to cook memorable meals using Shetland’s excellent produce. There is one peaceful bedroom with very comfortable beds. Almara Chalet has no extra charges for the heating, electric or gas used, making this a very cost-effective holiday base.

Scottish Tourist Board 4star self-catering accommodation.

More information here.

Contact: Marcia Williamson
Tel/fax/text: 01806 503 261
Email: almara@zetnet.co.uk
www: www.almara.shetland.co.uk


 

Midfield, Bardister, Ollaberry, Shetland

Midfield, Ollaberry

Midfield is a fully modernised croft house in the heart of the crofting community at Bardister. Bardister is 35 miles from Lerwick and is in the parish of Northmavine in the north of Mainland, Shetland's largest island. The scenery is varied and makes good walking country and the coast is never far away. The area abounds with wild flowers and the bird life is varied. The crofthouse has one double bedroom, one twin bedroom and one single bedroom and has colour TV, video and satellite reception. Heating is by electric panel heaters in each room and there is an additional electric fire in the lounge area. Appliances include cooker, microwave, dishwasher, washing machine and tumble drier. A cot and high chair can be made available. There is a payphone in the house.

Scottish Tourist Board 4 star self-catering accommodation.

More information here.

Contact: Bruce & Jean Stephen
Tel: 01806 544 277
Email: enquiries@midfieldcroft.com
www: www.midfieldcroft.com


Link to Nye Swarthoull Self Catering website

Nye Swarthoull Self Catering

Nye Swarthoull Self Catering, Heylor, Hillswick, Shetland ZE2 9RH

Nye Swarthoull is a full sized three-bedroom house giving you the room you need to be comfortable with the whole family. The master bedroom is equipped with a double bed, the middle bedroom is ideal for the kids and has a set of full size bunk beds, and the final bedroom normally has two single beds. We also have an additional set of bunk beds and a cot that can be set up if required. The bathroom is equipped with both a bath and a shower so whether you want a quick wash or a long soak you are well provided for. Unlike other cottages, we don't charge extra for heating or electricity, it's all part of our philosophy of making your holiday as trouble free as we possibly can.

Scottish Tourist Board 3 star self-catering accommodation.

More information here.

Contact: James & Carol Titcomb
Tel: 01806 503 397
Email: jim.titcomb@swarthoull.com
www: www.swarthoull.com


Stuytak Cottage, Nibon

Stuytak Cottage, Nibon, Shetland ZE2 9QR

The cottage is situated in the most beautiful picturesque setting looking out over St Magnus bay. It is an ideal location for people looking for a peaceful retreat. Own transport is recommended, cyclists are also welcome. It is suitable for fishing, walking and artistic based holidays. Situated beside a stream, the cottage faces West, with lounge windows looking across Nibon Isle to Sandness and Papa Stour. Foula can also be seen on a clear day. The cottage has a double bedroom and a bedroom with 2 single beds, open peat fuelled fire,TV and payphone. Kitchenette with electric cooker, fridge, microwave and washing machine. Bathroom with electric towel rail and fan heater. Linen provided and heating is by electric panel heaters.

More information here.

Contact: Mrs W. A. Balfour, Olwell Knowe, Busta, Brae, Shetland ZE2 9QN
Tel: 01806 522 589
Email: w.balfour@ukonline.co.uk
www: www.nibon.shetland.co.uk


Gaza, Sullom, Shetland, ZE2 9RD

Gaza is a spacious, comfortable 3 star cottage with a garden. The cottage has a double room and single room. Some of the facilities include: fridge/freezer, microwave and washing machine. It is locatedin a quiet part of Northmavine near the shore. It is ideal for bird-watching, walking, fishing etc. and is perfect if you are looking for a peaceful retreat.

Contact Details:

Mrs N Peterson
Northerhouse
Sullom
Shetland
ZE2 9RD

Tel: (01806) 522239


Business Services

Croftplan

Croftplan are farmers' and crofters' agents who will manage crofters' and farmers' paperwork. They look after livestock records, Single Farm Payment Scheme, BCMS - CTS Online, IACS - ESA - RSS - CCAGS and other schemes and submissions. Croftplan ensure that claims are submitted promptly and offer a year round service for an annual fee. Croftplan also supply Shearwell sheep and cattle tags and NSP bolus readers.

Contact: Peter & Jane Brown
Delhi
Ollaberry
Shetland ZE2 9RT

Tel/Fax: 01806 544 246
Email: croftplan@btinternet.com


Cafés


Braewick Café Braewick Café and Caravan Park, Braewick, Eshaness, Shetland ZE2 9RS

Braewick Café is located in one of the most dramatic landscapes in Shetland, with spectacular views towards the famous sea stacks, 'the Drongs'. Our fully-equipped site can accommodate tents and up to 10 caravans, with full toilet, shower and laundry facilities and electricity hook-ups. Local crafts, knitwear, gifts and artwork are available from our craft shop and gallery. Our chef sources local ingredients, much of which is from our own croft, and serves fresh hot and cold savoury and sweet snacks during the day and an à la carte menu in the evening. A Sunday lunch menu is available by booking and we welcome bookings in our licensed café/restaurant for parties of up to 60 people.

Contact: Christina Nicholson
Tel: 01806 503 345
www: www.eshaness.shetland.co.uk
 

 

 

 

 


Photography

Lorna Sandison

Photos & crafts.

Contact: Lorna Sandison
Lochend, Shetland ZE2 9RZ

Tel: 07788 496 413


Other Businesses

Braewick Self Catering
Braewick
Eshaness
01806 577 269

Bruce Wilcock Forgings
The Smithy
Hillswick
ZE2 9RW
Tel: 01806 503 300

Creation Design - Knitwear/crafts
Tel: 01806 503 295

Dip & Strip
Stonecouple
Hillswick
Tel: 01806 503 338

Eshaness Post Office
Uradell, Eshaness
ZE2 9RS
Tel: 01806 503 362

Garriock Bros Ltd
Brae Depot
Quarry
Sullom
ZE2 9RD
Tel: 01806 522 365/259

Hillswick Shop
Hillswick
ZE2 9RW
Tel: 01806 503 767

Hurson, PJ - Garage Services
Industrial Estate
Ollaberry
ZE2 9RT
Tel: 01806 544 214

Johnson JC - Contractor
Newtown
Lochend, North Roe
ZE2 9RZ
Tel: 01806 533 269

Mowat, Martin - Taxi/private hire
Braehoulland
Eshaness
Tel: 01806 503 250

Murray, Douglas - Taxi/private hire
Isbister
North Roe
Tel: 01806 533 271

North Roe Post Office

North Roe
Tel: 01806 533 308

Northmaven Marine Ltd
Islesburgh
Sullom
Tel: 01806 522 284

Ollaberry Post Office
Sunnyside
Ollaberry
Tel: 01806 544 277

Ollaberry Shop (more info in Community Directory)
Ollaberry Industrial Estate
Tel: 01806 544 344

Registrar's Office
Uradell, Eshaness
ZE2 9RS
Tel: 01806 503 362

Scollay, John - Taxi/private hire
Tirvister
Ollaberry
Tel: 01806 544 274

Shetland News Agency
The Booth
Hillswick
ZE2 9RW
Tel: 01806 503 747

South House Self Catering
South House
Ronas Voe
Heylor

St Magnus Bay Hotel
Hillswick
ZE2 9RW
Tel/Fax: 01806 503 372

Swinister Self Catering
Swinister
Ollaberry
Tel: 01806 544 275

Williamson, Dennis - Taxis
Haggrister
Sullom
ZE2 9RD
Tel: 01806 522 276