Wool restocked, including 4ply

The Captain’s Cabin is delighted to announce that we have just restocked our wool section. We now have new supplies of many colours and styles, including 4 ply, Arran wool and Merino wool as well. Also new to the Cabin are small balls of Cotton wool in 6 different colours. We also have a new supply of knitting patterns and needles as well. Why not pop in today?


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The Captain’s Cabin is situated on Quay Street, Ullapool, Wester Ross, right in the heart of the village, beside Lochbroom Hardware and The Ullapool Bookshop  and is very close to the Harbour and Ferry Terminal.

Here at the Captain’s Cabin, (in one of the oldest buildings in Ullapool), you will find a well established Gift and Craft Shop, offering Pottery, Knitwear, Soaps, Scottish Gifts, Local Crafts, Games & Toys, Candles and much more. The Captain’s Cabin is open all year round, please check our Opening Hours for seasonal opening variations.

Captains's Cabin and tall ship

A further history of the Captain’s Cabin can be found here on our website, with some historic photos and background to the building itself.

We very much look forward to welcoming you, whether you live in Ullapool or the surrounding area, or if you are a visitor for the first time or a regular one!

At the moment we don’t sell online. However, if you see something on our website or have been in the shop before and would like to purchase a particular item, please get in touch with us.

For payment we accept Visa, MasterCard, Amex, Visa Debit, MasterCard Debit, and obviously cash or cheques too!



Knitting patterns and wool

Knitting Wool now on sale

The Captain’s Cabin, Ullapool now has a selection of knitting wool, needles and patterns. This is a new venture for us and we may add to the range in the coming weeks depending on demand. We would welcome any feedback from any knitters out there so please come in and browse.

Knitting patterns and wool