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Lambeth Guest House

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Me and my son had a wonderful stay at this lovely b&b. Big room including a modern bathroom. Plenty of storage room. Free internet and lots of tv channels. We were also very well taken care of by our friendly hostess Margaret. Very nice breakfast with many options. Highly recommended!

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Reviewed 1 December 2016 via mobile

Stayed for 2 nights on recommendation from a local friend. Warm, genuine Islay welcome by Margaret - she let us choose either the ground floor double room or top floor twin room, we decided on the top floor twin room as it was more spacious. Centrally located, right next the the petrol station and across the road from the Bowmore...

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 November 2016 via mobile

Right from the door opening we were made to feel so welcome. Every detail thought about. Beautiful standard of room. Fabulous shower! Breakfast? Great produce and excellent cooking. And Margaret is so friendly and helpful. Only one small criticism (and usually the case in b n bs) - the heating gets switched off shortly after breakfast so if you're planning...

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1Thank grhuuvr
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 September 2016

What can I say that has not already been said about the Lambeth Guest House and the wonderful hosts John and Margaret. If you are lucky enough to stay here you will definitely not be disappointed. Fabulous from start to finish. Thank you so much John and Margaret for making our stay memorable.

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 September 2016

Stayed at the Lambeth Guest House for 2 nights last week. The warm welcome and hospitality from Margaret and John was wonderful. The guest house is central and within walking distance to Bowmore Distillery, shops, bars and restaurants however the location is quiet. The bedroom was clean and very comfortable, towels changed daily and lovely toiletries left out for guests...

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Kristiansand, Norway
Reviewed 26 September 2016

Centrally located in Bowmore. Walking distance to several bars and restaurants of rather high quality. Also walking distance to Bowmore distillery - a very good attraction. The hostess serves yo what ever you want for breakfast, and the variety is good and great. Rooms are nice and bathrooms are very nice. Cleaning is excellent and lots of towels are provided...

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Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

Lovely guest house in Bowmore! Excellent breakfast and super friendly staff! We stayed here for one night while visiting distilleries on Islay. The rooms were clean and fresh and seemed quite newly renovated. There is a lively pub nearby.

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1Thank Montana1891
Glasgow, Scotland
Reviewed 9 September 2016

My second stay here, every bit as good as the first and well worth coming back to. Margaret and John are genuinely helpful and warm hosts, and the rooms are beautifully decorated in tasteful modern style. Comfy bed, plenty of drawers and space to hang clothes, and a large wet room with large powerful shower. Satellite TV with Freesat channels....

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1Thank GlasgowTourist
Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

If you are coming to Islay I'd truly say stay here ! I emailed everywhere for availability and you will find it can be busy at times but we were lucky Margaret and John had a vacancy ! Couldn't have been made anymore welcome , rooms were lovely nice wee touches and kept immaculate by Christine who again was so...

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Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

I really, really enjoyed my three days at Lambeth Guesthouse. Everything was great. The breakfast, the room, the hospitality, the location, the cleanliness... everything was outstanding. I seriously don't have anything to complain about. If you are on Islay, book Lambeth.

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Additional Information about Lambeth Guest House

Address: Jamieson Street | Bowmore Isle of Islay, Bowmore, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > The Hebrides > Islay > Bowmore
Hotel Class:4 star — Lambeth Guest House 4*
Number of rooms: 6
Also Known As:
Lambeth House Hotel Bowmore
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“Rooms 6 or 7 were a great size and would recommend them.”
 of 5 bubbles rubyragdoll, 29 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Beautiful clean comfortable rooms”
 of 5 bubbles foxkew, 27 Sep 2016 | Read review
“all the rooms are good”
 of 5 bubbles 338arnem, 26 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Upstairs probably best as creaky floor can be heard below.”
 of 5 bubbles GlasgowTourist, 9 Sep 2016 | Read review
“My room was opposite Lucci's Bowmore Hotel and bars and I never heard a sound from it.”
 of 5 bubbles thebooler, 24 Jul 2016 | Read review
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