An Linnean cottage is also owned by and is a luxury self-catering family home, also set on Easter Ellister farm. If you are interested in finding out more about this accommodation then please visit my other site

is also a landsape photographer who specialises in photographs of Islay. She also has a range of Islay postcards and greetings cards which are available to buy in most Islay shops or at Easter Ellister or An Linnean. You can also visit for a wide range of prints of Islay's sea-scapes, landscapes and wildlife.

Heather MacKenzie, 's sister, also runs Lagmore House in Portnahaven as a Self-catering property which has a stunning sea-side location. Please visit her at

's mother Jane lives on Easter Ellister Farm and runs a successful Highland Pony Stud. Learn more about her work and the ponies living at Ellister at
Her personal site is at

Other useful links - A great source of information, travel info and pictures on Islay from a regular visitor to the island, Ron Steenvoorden. - a comprehensive guide to Islay and all things Ileach! - Islay's local newspaper. - An excellent site from Bruichladdich Distillery where you find out what's on at the distillery, view photos and even buy the stuff! - Established in 2001 the Islay Whisky Club has members in 26 countries; a truly international Whisky Club! - Islay Marine Charters,
Tel:01496 850 436. Fun days out - wildlife cruise, half and full day fishing, and whale watching trips. Islay Festival of Malt and Music - Comprehensive bird watching tours of Islay, Tel:01496 850010. Jeremy comes highly recommended by previous Ellister guests.