Bostadh Beach (aka Bosta Beach)

Bostadh Beach has white sparkling sand and is located at the northern end of the island of Great Bernera. Bernera is connected to the Isle of Lewis by a bridge.

Bostadh beach, also known as Bosta Beach, is popular and has spectacular views of the nearby rugged islands of Little Bernera, Flodday, Bearsay and Campay.

Within the sand dunes besides the beach, you have an Iron Age settlement with a replica iron age house open to visitors during the summer months.

Dog Friendly Beach?

Bostadh Beach is dog friendly and allows dogs all year.
Bostadh Beach is dog friendly and allows dogs all year.

Why not check other beaches nearby as we have 23 beaches in Outer Hebrides, or check our list of Outer Hebrides Dog Friendly Beaches.

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7 Day Weather Forecast

Expect a temp in the range 5.8℃ to 8.3℃ with wind speed 13.8 m/sec (W)
Tuesday, Jan 31rainshowers_night
Expect a temp in the range 5.7℃ to 7.2℃ with wind speed 16.3 m/sec (WSW)
Wednesday, Feb 01lightrainshowers_night
Expect a temp in the range 6.3℃ to 7.4℃ with wind speed 21.3 m/sec (W)
Thursday, Feb 02rain
Expect a temp in the range 5.7℃ to 9.6℃ with wind speed 7.3 m/sec (S)
Friday, Feb 03cloudy
Expect a temp in the range 9.3℃ to 10.4℃ with wind speed 14.5 m/sec (SW)
Saturday, Feb 04cloudy
Expect a temp in the range 9.6℃ to 10℃ with wind speed 15 m/sec (SW)
Sunday, Feb 05partlycloudy_night
Expect a temp in the range 5.5℃ to 6.3℃ with wind speed 14.1 m/sec (WNW)

Isle of Lewis weather forecast from Yr, delivered by the Norwegian Meteorological Institute and NRK

Bostadh Beach Tide Times

Tide times are available at around 600 locations and the closest location to Bostadh Beach is at Little Bernera 1.40 km (0.87 miles) away. Tides are displayed beneath for up to 7 days and we list both high and low water times along with the height. These times are not adjusted for BST.

Mon 30 Jan
   High Tide at 01:41 (Height 3.02m)
   Low Tide at 07:15 (Height 1.75m)
   High Tide at 14:03 (Height 3.21m)
   Low Tide at 19:53 (Height 1.71m)
Tue 31 Jan
   High Tide at 03:03 (Height 3.06m)
   Low Tide at 08:48 (Height 1.81m)
   High Tide at 15:22 (Height 3.15m)
   Low Tide at 21:21 (Height 1.72m)
Wed 01 Feb
   High Tide at 04:11 (Height 3.24m)
   Low Tide at 10:11 (Height 1.69m)
   High Tide at 16:27 (Height 3.23m)
   Low Tide at 22:29 (Height 1.61m)
Thu 02 Feb
   High Tide at 05:01 (Height 3.47m)
   Low Tide at 11:10 (Height 1.50m)
   High Tide at 17:17 (Height 3.38m)
   Low Tide at 23:17 (Height 1.45m)
Fri 03 Feb
   High Tide at 05:41 (Height 3.70m)
   Low Tide at 11:54 (Height 1.30m)
   High Tide at 17:57 (Height 3.55m)
   Low Tide at 23:56 (Height 1.29m)
Sat 04 Feb
   High Tide at 06:15 (Height 3.90m)
   Low Tide at 12:32 (Height 1.11m)
   High Tide at 18:32 (Height 3.71m)
Sun 05 Feb
   Low Tide at 00:32 (Height 1.14m)
   High Tide at 06:43 (Height 4.06m)
   Low Tide at 13:06 (Height 0.96m)
   High Tide at 19:02 (Height 3.83m)

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