Shops and Post offices
Hillswick shop is a general store and post office, open between 8am and 6pm all days other than Sunday. Opening times are 08:00 to 18:00 although the shop is closed for lunch between 1pm and 2pm. On Sunday the shop is open between 12am and 3pm
As well as being a general store and post office the Hillswick shop generaly stocks unleaded petrol.
To get to the Hillswick shop from the accommodation take the road to the right towards Hillswick, at the crossroads turn left and the shop is halfway down the hill on the left.
To get to the Ollaberry shop take the road to the left from the accommodation, towards Lerwick, just after the road widens out from single track to the new dual track road there is a turn to the left which takes you towards North Roe and Ollaberry. At Roe Water take the junction to the right towards Ollaberry. The Ollaberry shop is the first building on the left after the water treatment works at Roe Water.
As well as being a general store the Ollaberry Shop also stocks road fuel.
To get to the Brae shop take the road to the left from the accommodation. When you reach Brae the shop is on the left just before the corner and junction towards Sullom Voe. The Brae Shop is a post office and general store. Calor Auto Gas may be purchased here.
The Brae Garage is a few hundred yards beyond the Brae shop, follow the road around towards Lerwick and the garage is on the left.
The Brae Garage stocks daily newspapers from around 3pm.
The Safeway supermarket is located in Lerwick. Upon entering Lerwick at the third mini rouadabout take the turn to the right. Pass the Clickamin leisure center and emerge on the A971 again at the south lochside roundabout. Safeway's is straight across the roundabout.
The Co-Op supermarket is also located in Lerwick. Follow the road in to town and at the second roundabout turn left. Take the first left and then the next to enter the Co-Op car park.
Local Places to Eat
Hillswick Wildlife Sanctuary, The Booth, Hillswick.
Wildlife sanctuary and vegetarian cafe, well recommended.
Phone 01806 503 348
St Magnus Hotel, Hillswick.
Offers restaurant and bar meals.
Phone 01806 503 372
Mid Brae Inn, Brae.
Bar meals and restaurant.
Phone 01806 522 634
Busta House Hotel, Busta, Brae.
High quality Restaurant and bar meals.
Phone 01806 522 506