What's on offer?
The Shop at The Pier
The nearest place to by essentials is at The Shop at The Pier at Gairloch Pier, a 15 minute drive away, and there are two more convenience stores in Strath and a third at Big Sand Campsite.
Kenneth Morrison Butchers
Excellent meat and vegetables can be bought in Kenneth Morrison Butchers in Strath.
Farm & Garden
While Farm & Garden has a delicatessen, bakery goods and a wide range of alcoholic beverages, as well as outdoor clothing and hardware – a must-visit.
While some 500 yards from Aird Cottage’s gate you will find the Badachro Distillery and its distillery shop.
Jess McWhinney, Dry Island - and poolewe market & gairloch pier
Jess McWhinney sells the shellfish caught by husband Ian at Gairloch Pier, Poolewe Market and from their home on Dry Island (situated just below the cottage). They also serve seafood lunches on Dry Island by prior arrangement – call Ian or Jess on 01445 741263.
Poolewe Market – Held every Tuesday in the Village Hall, this market is a great place to visit. You can generally buy bread, seafood, gin and a wide range of crafts made locally in the Highlands.,