Gilbraes Chalets


The two wooden-clad chalets are situated on a working croft in the peaceful country village of Twatt in Shetland’s Central / West Mainland. The self catering chalets are suitable for those travelling alone, as a couple or a family.

Gilbraes is a prefect base for an island hopping holiday, with over 15 inhabited islands to explore, this central location will allow you to see the best of what Shetland has to offer.

Our Facilities

Both chalets are fully furnished and equipped to a VisitScotland three star standard, with two bedrooms (one double and one single), a lounge with adjoining kitchenette and shower room.

Each chalet has a dual aspect lounge which is furnished with comfortable leather sofas – perfect for watching simmer dim sunsets and taking in the panoramic views. There is also a small dining table with chairs. The properties are on a single floor with two steps up to the door.

Both chalets have a washing machine; a television; free WiFi; bed linen and towels; and a hairdryer.

Residents of both chalets have access to a large shared grassed area with drying line and ample parking.  A cot and highchair is also available on request.