Terms & Conditions

Arrivals and departures

On the day of your arrival, check-in time is between 4pm and 10pm unless alternative arrangements have been made. On the day of departure, the room is available until 10am. Earlier/ Later check in by arrangement.

Door keys will be left in a keysafe, the code for which will be emailed to you a couple of days before arrival.



The full rental charge shall be paid when the booking is made or 90 days in advance of your arrival.



  • Cancellations made between 30 and 90 days before arrival date incur a £250 cancelation fee.
  • Cancellations made within 30 days of the arrival date result in loss of the whole rental charge.
  • However, if we are able to re-let the property for this period subsequently, we will refund any cancelation fee less £100.

We recommend that you take out holiday cancellation insurance.


Breakage or damage

The client is legally bound to reimburse for replacement, repair or extra cleaning costs required if the property is left in an inappropriate or dirty condition.


Price includes

Electricity, heating, bedlinen, bath and beach towels, dishtowels and cleaning materials, free wifi, TV, internet radio, two electric bikes.



Pets are not normally allowed. However, we have a dog and appreciate the difficulties of finding accommodation with a dog. So we will be prepared to consider a single well behaved dog. By this, we mean a dog which is not allowed into the bedroom, not allowed to climb on furniture, is fully house trained and doesn’t scratch, chew or damage the property or contents.


Car Parking

Vehicles left in the car park are left at the owners’ risk and the proprietors cannot take responsibility for any damage caused to vehicles left in the vicinity of the guest house.


Electric Bikes and Bodyboards

  • Two electric bikes are included within the rental of the byre.
  • A lock is provided and you will be responsible for keeping the bikes locked when unattended.
  • Loss or damage to bikes will be charged at cost.

These items are used at your own risk and we shall not be liable for any loss, damage or injury arising from their use.



Smoking of cigarettes or e-cigarettes is not permitted within the cottage.


Right of entry

The proprietor shall be allowed the right of entry to the property at all times.



The proprietors do not accept liability to the holidaymaker for any loss, damage or injury howsoever caused to the holidaymaker or to the holidaymaker’s personal property.



Each booking is made in good faith with the belief that the cottage will be available to the client on the date stated on the booking form. If for any reason the house is not available, we are unable to guarantee the provision of alternative accommodation. In the event of this happening the deposit and balance will be refunded in full. The client will have no further claim against the proprietor. To improve the facilities provided the proprietor reserves the right to alter or amend the facilities made available at Timsgarry Byre.



Lorna Norgrove,
3 Mangersta,
Isle of Lewis,
HS2 9EY.

Phone: 07375 084723

Email: the.byre@timsgarry-isleoflewis.co.uk