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Fair Isle Lodge & Bird Observatory

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“bird observatory”(13 reviews)
“peace and quiet”(3 reviews)
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All reviewsbird observatorypeace and quietsmall islandplace to stayincluded in the pricetea and coffeepacked lunchlounge arearemote islandbiscuitsboot roombeautiful islandspecial dietary requirementslong tablewell stocked barclean ensuitepuffins
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Reviewed 22 December 2017

Stayed for 6 days birding in October with Heatherlea Birding. Rooms very clean and well equipped. Tea, coffee and biscuits available in the rest room. Food well cooked and plentiful. Have already booked for a week here again in October 2018. Super place and all...More

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Reviewed 13 November 2017

A friend and I recently spent a few days at the Bird observatory and enjoyed it immensely It is very comfortable and the staff are friendly and full of information. The rooms are very clean and comfortable with ensuite facilities and beautiful views. The food...More

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Response from AdministratorFI... F, Manager at Fair Isle Lodge & Bird ObservatoryResponded 16 November 2017

Thank you for the review and your comments. We are pleased you enjoyed your stay and the food too - our kitchen work hard to cater for the dietary needs of our guests, despite the limitations of our location.

Reviewed 14 October 2017

My wife and I had a terrific visit to one of the wildest and remotest islands in Scotland, the observatory is spacious and comfortable, we had special dietary requirements, the staff prepared separate meals for us and couldn't have done more to make us feel...More

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Reviewed 25 July 2017

Stayed here for the weekend. Large room, ensuite,, comfy bed. There is a large dining room with a set menu everyday, not haut cuisine but plenty of it and well cooked. 3 meals a day included in the price. Packed lunches are available. Helpful staff,...More

Thank Fram1959
Response from AdministratorFI... F, Manager at Fair Isle Lodge & Bird ObservatoryResponded 10 August 2017

Thank you for taking the time to post a review, we always appreciate guests talking about their stay, as everyone brings different expectations and experiences.

Reviewed 11 July 2017

The Fair Isle Lodge & Bird Observatory (FIBO) exceeded our expectations. A newly built lodge with excellent facilities in the most wonderful location if you are interested in birds, marine wildlife, hiking, the outdoors or culture & history. The rooms were fab, with nice, clean...More

Thank missechsinclair
Response from AdministratorFI... F, Manager at Fair Isle Lodge & Bird ObservatoryResponded 10 August 2017

Thank you for your review, we do appreciate guests taking the time to pass on information on some of the activities and experiences from their stay. We're very pleased you enjoyed your time on Fair Isle and hope to see you again in the future.

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"Request a sea view if that is what you would like."
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"All rooms appeared to be the same"
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"There is a very nice wheelchair-friendly room on the ground floor. Otherwise you have to use the stairs to..."
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"ask for a sea view which we were lucky enough to have otherwise you will overlook the car park."
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