Craft & Shopping


post office

In the well-stocked Post Office, you have An Acarsaid with its wide selection of craft and gift items. Here you can purchase anything from OS maps to books about Coll to Hebridean wool to buckets and spades for the beach. Local postcards are available plus a selection of Coll-specific gifts.


Created to carry on from where The Island Stores leaves off, T.E.S.Co is housed in The First Port of Coll next to The Island Cafe. This is an amazing den of organic goodies, items for those with special dietary requirements and lots of healthy tasty products.

Always a warm welcome for locals and visitors alike!

Island Stores

island stores

Coll's general store caters for all your daily needs on the Isle of Coll.  Aside from the basic foodstuffs you'll find a useful (tastefully small) selection of items such as sugar soap or lightbulbs.  You can purchase fuel for your fire here too.  Neil is happy to take orders. You can email your order to or call on 01879 230484 to place an order to be ready for your arrival on the island? 

The Art Den


The Art Den sells our creative work, reflecting the colours, vibrancy, beauty and energy of our unique Island landscape and seascape and is therefore constantly changing. All the work is produced by Island artists. You will find paintings and multi media drawings, etchings and lino prints. Read more...

RecyColl at the Old Hall


RecyColl, the islands voluntary recycling group, runs a second hand shop from the Old Hall.  Head out on the west end'll find us before the Medical Centre.  Aside from all the usual goodies you would expect to find in a second hand shop, we also sell compost and glass aggregate.