Stornoway Parkrun

Start Your Isle of Lewis Adventure on the Right Foot at the Stornoway Parkrun!

Are you lacing up your running shoes and packing your bags for a stay at our beautiful holiday home at 20A Kirkibost on the Isle of Lewis? If you’re looking for a fantastic way to kick off your island adventure, look no further than the Stornoway Parkrun!

What is Stornoway Parkrun?

This free, weekly event is a 5km walk, jog, or run held every Saturday morning at 9:30 am at the Lews Castle Grounds in Stornoway. It’s a welcoming and inclusive event for people of all ages and abilities, making it the perfect activity for you, whether you’re a seasoned runner or a casual walker.

Why Participate in Stornoway Parkrun?

  • Experience the Island Like a Local: Immerse yourself in the friendly Hebridean spirit as you join the local community for this weekly ritual. Mingle with runners and walkers, soak up the local atmosphere, and start your day feeling energized.

  • Stunning Scenery: The Lews Castle Grounds offer a scenic backdrop for your run. Enjoy the fresh island air and breath-taking views as you navigate the mixture of gravel paths and forest trails.

  • Post-Run Refreshment: After your run, refuel and socialize at the nearby Lews Castle cafeteria or explore the charming town of Stornoway.

  • Kick-start Your Island Exploration: Use your Parkrun participation as a springboard to explore the rest of Lewis. You’ll be feeling invigorated and ready to conquer the island’s dramatic coastlines, historical sites, and hidden gems.

20A Kirkibost – Your Perfect Parkrun Basecamp

Our 3-bedroom self-catering accommodation at 20A Kirkibost provides the ideal base for your Stornoway Parkrun experience. Just a short drive from Lews Castle Grounds, you can easily arrive for the 9:30 am start time feeling refreshed and ready to run.

Here’s what makes 20A Kirkibost the perfect Parkrun pitstop:

  • Spacious Comfort: Relax and unwind after your run in our comfortable and well-equipped home.
  • Pre-Run Fueling: Prepare a delicious breakfast in our fully equipped kitchen to fuel your run.
  • Post-Run Relaxation: Soak in the beautiful views from our property and enjoy the peace and tranquility of the island.

Ready to Experience Stornoway Parkrun and the Magic of the Isle of Lewis?

Book your stay at 20A Kirkibost today and get ready to start your Hebridean adventure on a healthy and exciting note! Don’t forget to check the Stornoway Parkrun website ( for any updates or additional information. We look forward to welcoming you to our beautiful island home!

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