The Sandy Pod is situated in Stornoway. With free private parking, the property is 30 km from Callanish Standing Stones and 4.3 km from Museum Nan Eilean. Outdoor seating is also available at the guest house. With free WiFi, this guest house features a flat-screen TV, a washing machine and a fully equipped kitchenette with an oven and toaster. Towels and bed linen are available in the guest house. The property offers sea views. The nearest airport is Stornoway Airport, 2 km from The Sandy Pod.

Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 9.2 for a two-person trip.

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Property highlights

Top location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.4)

Free private parking available on-site


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High score for Stornoway
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  • Robert
    France France
    Nice expérience for à short stay (the bed is a little bit too small for strong people. Very clean and convenient.
  • Sarah
    United Kingdom United Kingdom
    Really clean and has everything you could ever need for a trip! 10/10 recommend, perfect small stay and immaculate
  • Alan
    United Kingdom United Kingdom
    The Sandy Pod had everything we required for our short stay and was in a very convenient location.

Hosted by Colin

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Our brand-new camping pod can comfortably sleep two guests, featuring a snug double bed with fresh linens. The interior has been thoughtfully designed to make the most of the compact space, providing essential amenities without compromising comfort.
Your comfort and satisfaction are our top priorities, and we are committed to making your stay as enjoyable as possible. During your stay, we'll be readily available to provide assistance, answer questions, and offer recommendations for local attractions and dining. We value your privacy, but please don't hesitate to reach out if you need anything. You can contact us via phone or Airbnb messaging, and we'll respond promptly to ensure your needs are met. Whether you need directions to the nearest scenic trail or simply some extra towels, we're here to help. Let us be your guide to a memorable experience in Stornoway, and rest assured that you're in good hands. Enjoy the calming views of the sea and the warmth of Island hospitality at The Sandy Pod!
Welcome to the unforgettable Isle of Lewis, where our coastal camping pod, The Sandy Pod, awaits your arrival. Tucked away on the scenic edge of Stornoway, this charming accommodation offers breath-taking sea views and easy access to captivating nature walks. Ideal for couples or solo travellers craving a peaceful retreat while looking to explore all that the Island has to offer.
Language spoken: English

Property surroundings

Facilities of The Sandy Pod
Great facilities! Review score, 10

Most popular facilities
  • Free parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Bath or shower
  • Private bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
  • Linen
  • Sea view
  • View
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Dining table
  • Cleaning products
  • Toaster
  • Stovetop
  • Oven
  • Kitchenware
  • Electric kettle
  • Washing machine
  • Refrigerator
  • Kitchenette
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
Living Area
  • Dining area
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • TV
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Free private parking is possible on site (reservation is not needed).
    Safety & security
    • Fire extinguishers
    • Smoke alarms
    • Carbon monoxide detector
    • Non-smoking throughout
    • Heating
    • Ironing facilities
    • Iron
    Languages spoken
    • English

    House rules
    The Sandy Pod takes special requests - add in the next step!

    From 15:00 to 22:00
    From 08:00 to 11:00
    Cancellation/ prepayment
    Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodation type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check the conditions of your required option.
    Children and beds

    Child policies

    Children are not allowed.

    Cot and extra bed policies

    Cots and extra beds are not available at this property.

    Age restriction
    The minimum age for check-in is 18
    Pets are not allowed.
    Smoking is not allowed.
    Parties/events are not allowed
    Quiet hours
    Guests must be quiet between 23:00 and 07:00.

    The fine print
    Need-to-know information for guests at this property

    This property will not accommodate hen, stag or similar parties.

    Quiet hours are between 23:00:00 and 07:00:00.

    This property has identified that it does not require a short-term rental license or registration

    Legal information

    This property is managed by a private host. EU consumer law relating to professional hosts might not apply.

    FAQs about The Sandy Pod

    • The Sandy Pod offers the following activities / services (charges may apply):

      • The prices at The Sandy Pod may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates you select, hotel's policy etc.). See the prices by entering your dates.

      • Room options at The Sandy Pod include:

        • Studio

      • The Sandy Pod is 1.2 miles from the centre of Stornoway. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

      • Check-in at The Sandy Pod is from 15:00, and check-out is until 11:00.