South Uist is one of the chain of islands that makes up the Outer Hebrides. It is linked by causeway to neighbouring islands Eriskay, Benbecula, North Uist and Bernerary and is easily accesed by ferry from the Isle of Skye to Lochmaddy in North Uist or from Oban to Lochboisdale in South Uist, both ferry terminals are approximately an equal distance of 40 minute drive from the cottage. There is a daily flight from Glasgow to Benbecula. It is also a short ferry journey from the islands of Barra and Harris. For exact location of the cottage refer to coordinates 57 23 44 38 N, 7 23 57 27 W on Google Earth.