SWIMMING BREAKS

IN THE OUTER HEBRIDES OF SCOTLAND

2022 SHORT BREAKS

SPRING EQUINOX WELLNESS RETREAT
18th - 21st March 2022
From £895pp sharing
4/8 PLACES LEFT

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SUITABLE FOR NOVICE OPEN WATER SWIMMERS

Are you looking for some rest and recreation in the Outer Hebrides with the added indulgence of a sauna and hot tub overlooking white sandy beaches? Then this 3 night luxury break is for you.

Say goodbye to winter with an islander retreat in the breath-taking area of Uig, Isle of Lewis at the luxury Eagle Lodge. Retreat by the wood burning stove in the evenings or sit in the hot tub with a cool breeze caressing your face after a day of exploring the wild and rugged Outer Hebrides.

 

This 3 night retreat will help you shed the winter blues with a timetable of gentle beach/coastal walks, cold water dips, daily yoga and massage to bring new life for the spring ahead. The pace will be gentle and you'll be able to relax by the log fire in the evening with a book or watch the night sky from the hot tub overlooking Uig Sands.

 

Includes:

3 Lunches and 3 evening meals

3 night's accommodation at Eagle Lodge

Transport to and from Eagle Lodge

1 free massage (more available at extra cost)

Twice daily yoga

Daily walks and swimming

Friday 10am start - Monday 10am departure.

Alcohol is not included in the price but is available to purchase nearby.

A full itinerary will be sent to you nearer the time.

Hebridean Adventure Swim Tour
 4th July 2022
4 nights/5 days £995pp sharing
8 PLACES

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SUITABLE FOR INTERMEDIATES

Indulge yourself in a 4 night Hebridean swim tour with local experienced swim guides and coaches based in Stornoway, Isle of Lewis. Staying in a 3 star bed & breakfast in Stornoway you will be centrally based for all swim locations around Lewis & Harris.

 

Distances covered will be according to your acclimatisation to these temperatures but the focus will be more on getting in as many spectacular Hebridean swims in as possible during your 4 night/5 day stay. This is a cold water swimming holiday and temperatures will range from 11-14 degrees Celsius. It's not suitable for novice open water swimmers. 

 

Your personal safety and that of the group is paramount, so you will have at least 2 swim guides present at all swims plus boat safety on our island adventures. Take plenty swimsuits/shorts and a warm robe!

 

This is an active holiday and will require a degree of fitness in getting on and off boats at beaches (beach landings). Some of the paths to the beaches are steep. Please contact us for further information if you have any mobility issues.

 

The tour starts 10am Monday and ends 10am Friday.

 

Great for: Groups and solo travellers.

Swimming Ability: Intermediates 

Swimming distances: 1-3km per day (swimmer dependent)

Walking terrain: Moderate

Price includes 4 night's B&B accommodation, packed lunches and 1 evening meal. 5 days of swimming and island boat adventures with experienced guides. 

Hebridean Adventure Swim Tour
 30th May 2022
4 nights/5 days £995pp sharing
8 PLACES

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SUITABLE FOR INTERMEDIATES

Indulge yourself in a 4 night Hebridean swim tour with local experienced swim guides and coaches based in Stornoway, Isle of Lewis. Staying in a 3 star bed & breakfast in Stornoway you will be centrally based for all swim locations around Lewis & Harris.

 

Distances covered will be according to your acclimatisation to these temperatures but the focus will be more on getting in as many spectacular Hebridean swims in as possible during your 4 night/5 day stay. This is a cold water swimming holiday and temperatures will range from 11-14 degrees Celsius. It's not suitable for novice open water swimmers. 

 

Your personal safety and that of the group is paramount, so you will have at least 2 swim guides present at all swims plus boat safety on our island adventures. Take plenty swimsuits/shorts and a warm robe!

 

This is an active holiday and will require a degree of fitness in getting on and off boats at beaches (beach landings). Some of the paths to the beaches are steep. Please contact us for further information if you have any mobility issues.

 

The tour starts 10am Monday and ends 10am Friday.

 

Great for: Groups and solo travellers.

Swimming Ability: Intermediates 

Swimming distances: 1-3km per day (swimmer dependent)

Walking terrain: Moderate

Price includes 4 night's B&B accommodation, packed lunches and 1 evening meal. 5 days of swimming and island boat adventures with experienced guides. 

3 night Hebridean Luxury Walk Swim Retreat
9th - 12th September 2022
From £925pp sharing
8 PLACES

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SUITABLE FOR NOVICE OPEN WATER SWIMMERS

3 night full board retreat with exclusive use of the 5 star Broadbay House on the Isle of Lewis, overlooking the stunning Gress beach and Tiumpan head lighthouse. A favourite whale-watching spot.

 

This retreat is ideal for those looking for something unique and gently challenging with the added indulgence of fine dining in a 5 star property overlooking the beach.

 

Book now and immerse yourself in swims along the most stunning beaches, gentle hikes to secluded beach areas, receive personalised coaching tips for open water swimming and relax in the evenings with specially prepared meals or a glass of wine on your veranda. Connect with nature and the peace and quiet of the Hebrides to reset a busy or stressed mind.

Great For: Couples, friends, solo travellers

Swimming ability: Beginner (refer to ability key below)

Swimming Distances: No more than 1km (shoreline)

Walking terrain: Moderate to Hard

Complimentary local airport/ferry transfers are provided, guided walks and swims, breakfast, lunch and evening meals. Alcohol is not included in the price but is available at Broadbay House.

Non-swimmers welcome to accompany whilst other's swim or independently explore (subject to availability).

*Beginners: You should be confident swimming 10-15 minutes in a swimming pool (any stroke) and be able to tread water for a few minutes