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Midfield, Askalong & Blythoid

Ollaberry, Shetland

Midfield and Askalong are 2 self-catering houses set against the magnificent backdrop of Gluss Isle and Yell Sound. Blythoid is a traditional croft house in Ollaberry which has fine views of Yell Sound but is not Scottish Tourist Board rated.

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Midfield Croft

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 1 double bedroom, 1 twin bedroom and 1 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.

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Askalong bedroom

Askalong is a more recent chalet which can also sleep 5 people and has up to date facilities all on one level. It is situated a little distance to the south of Midfield croft house. Heating is provided by electric storage heating, parking is available for 2-3 cars, a shed is available for bikes and outdoor gear and all bedding and fresh towels are provided.



Blythoid is a traditional croft house in Ollaberry which has fine views of Yell Sound. Accommodation comprises a double bedroom, sitting room, kitchen with dining room and 2 bathrooms - one with shower and another with a bath. Facilities include a cooker, microwave, fridge, washing machine and dryer and TV. There is a bed settee in the sitting room allowing sleeping accommodation for up to 4 people.


To book please contact : Jean Stephen
phone : 01806 544 277
email :
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