Beautiful Acheninver beach, drive a few minutes from The Sleepy Crofter and park your car in the Hostel car park and follow the path all the way towards the sea for a spectacular white sandy beach, about a 10 minute walk away.
Prawn pod dining area
Dining area and smart TV in Prawn pod.
The Sleepy Crofter site
Looking over the croft on a crisp, clear, sunny day!
Up the hill at Polbain
Stunning views of The Summer Isles just a short hike up the hill in Polbain.
Garvie Bay, a more secret beach about a 20 minute walk off the single track road, follow the river to the sea amd enjoy the secluded beach and lovely moutain views.
Views from Prawn pod
Views from Prawn pod
Games in Prawn pod
Games shelf in Prawn pod
Achmelvich Bay is about an hour drive away from The Sleepy Crofter. Take a left turning off the single track and onto the 'Wee Mad Road' for a stunning, windy route to the Bay. Its just as much about the journey as it is about the destination!
Keep your eyes pealed on the local beaches and see what treasures you can find! Look out for Moonandslice's locally found sea pottery jewellery sold in Fisk Garllery in Polbain, a 10 minute drive away.
Dining area and smart TV in Lobster pod
Fire pit area
Prawn fire pit and views
Old navy ship
Beautiful views over Badenscallie beach towards the mountians, watching an old navy ship pass by. Badenscallie beach is just a few minute drive from The Sleepy Crofter.
Camas Eilean Glhais
Beautiful local beach about a 15 minute drive from The Sleepy Crofter and a 20 minute walk from the car park at Reiff.
Inside Prawn pod
Winter in Achiltibuie
Achiltibuie in the winter can be wild and stormy but when it's calm and frosty with blue skies, it is absolutely pictureque!
The Sleepy Crofter Glamping
Look out for the sign from the road!
Beautiful serene Acheninver beach - a locals favourite. Just a few minute drive from The Sleepy Crofter or a nice walk away.
Firepit bucket of goodies
Book via our website and add a firepit bucket at checkout to have in the pod on your arrival.
Sunset and moonrise in Achiltibuie
View of the mainland from Tanera Mor
Taken from the island Tanera Mor looking towards the mainland on a crisp, calm day.
Sunsets and sunrises in Achiltibue are often spectacular!
Plan view of The Sleepy crofter Glamping croft!
Where we are in terms of the bigger picture within the UK.
Uncle Kennys old croft house
Uncle Kennys old croft house will become a long term project and a labour of love to restore, one day in the near future :)
Our proposed planning architect drawings of the three pods, soon to be known as Lobster, Prawn and Badger.