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Taversoe Hotel

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Steyning, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We were not sure as this is the only hotel on Rousey. Warm welcome excellent food and the room had all facilities. Also a truly amazing view such that we had to keep curtains open all the time to watch for seals birds etc although there were reports of an Orca we didn't see it. The restaurant was very good...

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed here with a friend on an overnight stay on the island, having been to the hotel 10 years before, when it was under previous management. What a difference! There has been some serious investment and TLC put into the place. Room was bright, fresh, and spotless. Food was excellent (dinner and breakfast). Views are stunning, and hospitality was first...

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Reviewed 12 April 2017

Living on mainland Orkney for over 10 years I am ashamed to say that I had never visited today until a work engagement necessitated the visit. Arrangements were made on our behalf to stay at the Taversoe and we were blown away. What a place. Carey and Carol were very attentive, helpful and friendly. We had lunch, dinner and breakfast...

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 March 2017

I stayed at the Taversoe on 6th March 2017 and couldn't be happier with my stay. From my initial enquiry to the moment I checked out the owner Carey was incredibly helpful, even picking me up from the ferry and organising a bike for me to get around Rousay. The rooms are spacious, well lit, nicely decorated and very comfortable....

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1Thank MercenaryGit
Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

The Taversoe is a very comfortable inn and has everything you could wish for: luxurious beds, good breakfast, lunch and dinner and a well-stocked bar. Carey is a wonderful host. If you need transportation to the pier, just ask and she'll give you a lift. Rousay is a great place to escape from the rat race but it also boasts...

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1Thank DutchMrApollo
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 October 2016

I took a group of 24 people to visit Rousay and we arranged to have lunch at the Taversoe Inn. What an amazing buffet lunch was provided. My group photographed it first then tucked in! 10 out of 10. Excellent

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1Thank ScotlandandMore
Reviewed 4 October 2016

The Taversoe is small but very welcoming. The view from my room was so stunning I didn't rush off to see the sights of Rousay. Meals were tasty home cooking and I couldn't fault the overall experience even though it was the end of the season.

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North London
Reviewed 28 September 2016

We stopped here for one night to a friendly welcome. The breakfast was second to none with a fresh fruit platter containing exotic fruits - fabulous breakfast. The room was clean and newly decorated. We had our own patio garden overlooking the Eynhallow strait which separates the Island of Rousay from Mainland and the weather was beautiful and it was...

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Invergarry, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 August 2016

We stayed for two nights and were superlatively well cared for. The food is excellent and comes in very generous helpings - just what one needs after a day of walking up and down hills and crawling in chambered cairns. The room and bathrom were spotlessly clean and had all the necesary bits of kit. They were restfully neutral in...

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HIGH WYCOMBE
Reviewed 19 August 2016 via mobile

On an island where the population is just over 200, it's not altogether surprising that there's not much choice around when it comes to food. We went on a midweek lunchtime and we were virtually the only people there. However the staff were really lovely, the view from our table out out to sea was spectacular, and the food was...

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Taversoe is situated on the island of Rousay, offering magnificent sea views over the Eynhallow Sound towards the Orkney mainland. We have four en-suite bedrooms available, each with a television, tea and coffee making facilities. The Taversoe has a small established restaurant on site serving quality fresh meals to guests and the public alike. Guests have access to a private lounge. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Taversoe Hotel

Address: KW17 2PT, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Orkney Islands > Rousay
Price Range: RM363 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 4
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“You must get a room with the view across to Mainland.”
Old60timer, 23 May 2017 | Read review
“Don't hesitate book early”
  • The view from the patio doors leading to private decked patio in our room
maryrH6126IZ, 12 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Rousay is filled with archaeology and great coastal scenery, the Taversoe is the perfect place to unwind”
ScotlandandMore, 8 Oct 2016 | Read review
“All rooms face the sea”
laureenr2015, 3 Oct 2016 | Read review
“All the rooms have the same view, fantastic !”
  • view from bedroom 3
  • en suite of bedroom 3
  • Bedrrom 3
Humthree, 26 Feb 2016 | Read review
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