North Uist is part of the chain of islands called the Western Isles and is 50 miles west of the Isle of Skye. 

There are daily ferries to North Uist from Uig on Skye ( and from Monday to Saturday from the island of Harris. There are also daily flights to Benbecula, which is the next island south.

'Grand View' is located on the west side of the island in the crofting township of Claddach Kirkibost (Cladach Chirceboist in Gaelic). The cottage is set in private grounds with uninterrupted views of both land and sea.