Access and Facilities

Ullapool’s harbour is one of the best natural deepwater harbours in the country. There are no hidden charges, all rates include pontoon access, cruise reception, marquee, local meet and greet personnel and a pipers’ welcome.


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Location: 57° 53.70’N 05° 09.20’W
No. Of Berths: 3
Berth Details: Berth 2 Max L.O.A. 100m Depth 3.5
  Berth 3 Max L.O.A. 80m Depth 3.5
  Berth 4 Max L.O.A. 110m Depth 7.2
Width of Ship: No restriction
Air Draft: No restriction
Anchorage: Yes
Anchorage Position: 57° 53.35’ N    005° 09.30’ W
Distance to Landing Stage: 0.1 NM
Pilotage: No
Town Centre: 200m
Shuttle to Town: Unnecessary
Nearest Airport: Inverness (104km)


Services  Yes
Bunkering  Yes
Garbage Disposal  Yes
Water  Yes
Provisions  Yes



Ullapool Harbour features the following amenities* exclusively dedicated to our cruise ship visitors:

  • 40m landing pontoon with gangway to our reception marquee
  • Carpeted reception marquee with seating, brochures.  Local meet and greet personnel on hand with maps and local information
  • Warm welcome from harbour staff – traditionally dressed pipers to musically accompany visitors’ landing on the pier
  • Private restroom facilities
  • Excursion coaches parked alongside arrivals marquee

*Kind assistance was received from Highland LEADER 2007-2013 funds

Pier Area

Shops, Pubs, Banks, Post Office, Cafes, Restaurants,  Public Phone,  Tourist Information, Foreign Exchange, Medical Centre, Taxis, Car Hire, Boat Trips, Golf Course, Swimming Pool, Public Transport, Public Toilets