Ullapool, Scotland, by François Bertin
Ullapool, by François Bertin.

Sightseeing and activities in the Ullapool area

Ullapool is a beautiful fishing village and ferry port with white fisherman cottages and a breathtaking setting on Loch Broom. It has a fantastic arts and music scene and excellent eateries, as well as lovely walks and scenery. For a taste of Scottish island life, take the Calmac ferry from Ullapool to Stornoway.


Arts, Crafts, Books

Ullapool has a lively contemporary art scene and several art galleries showing Scottish artists.

The Ceilidh Place

Exciting gallery with Scottish artists and makers on display. Excellent book shop and café/restaurant.
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Book Festival

International and Scottish writers and lots of storytellers, including Gaelic and Scots. Takes place in May each year.
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An Talla Solais

Ullapool gallery and visual arts centre. Contemporary art exhibitions – good for art lovers.
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Food & Drink

Ullapool has some exceptional eateries that make the best of local produce.

Seafood Shack

Takeaway and restaurant run by the fantastic Kirsty and Fenella. Top quality local seafood.
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Gelato Ullapool

Really nice homemade ice cream. Liquorice ice cream - mmmmm! Also sells home-made bread.
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West Coast Delicatessen

Lovely deli with indoor and outdoor café and veggie options.
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Music & Theatre

Ullapool has a thriving music and theatre scene, including world-class touring artists.

The Ceilidh Place

Wonderful music gigs galore. Best place to hear exciting Scottish folk bands.
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The Macphail Centre

Ullapool’s theatre venue, with a great mix of comedy, ballet, classical music concerts and touring theatre shows.
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Walks

Ullapool is a beautiful fishing village with white fisherman cottages and lots of lovely walks around.

Rhue Lighthouse

Great views over Summer Isles and out to the Outer Hebrides. Short walk – visit Rhueart Gallery, too.
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Ullapool Hill & Braes

High level views over Loch Broom and Ullapool. Stunning views out to sea.
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Get the most out of your time in Kylesku

Picnics & takeaways

We can supply you with a picnic, and takeaways are also available from the restaurant. Both are available to non-residents - get in touch to arrange.

Breakfast: open to non-residents

Not staying with us? You’re still welcome to join us for breakfast. Choose from our continental-style buffet or cooked breakfast menu. Breakfast is served from 8-10am every day.

if you're heading outdoors

Kylesku Hotel has a laundry service and drying facilities for residents. Useful for guests engaging in outdoor pursuits.

We love giving tips on the local area. Just ask, and we can look at maps with you.