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    The Islay Hotel

    18 Charlotte Street, Port Ellen PA42 7DF, Scotland
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    Overview
    • Excellent52%
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    1 - 5 of 371 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Nice views of the town and docks, lovely rooms and restaurant. Breakfast was very good, as was dinner. Walking distance to the Whisky trail, sites and downtown restaurants. Very clean with modern bathroom.

    Thank 333Bernadette
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    The hotel is nice the staff is very helpful. It was clean and it has a lift. my room had a lovely sea view. The location is convenient there is is store and restaurant within walking distance . It is also is close to 3...More

    Thank chinatravler022
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    Absolutely fabulous trip. Highly recommend this hotel. Nigel was friendly and extremely helpful. Food was great. Room was very nice. Nice pressure in the shower. Very clean. Close to the ferry. Beautiful walking paths. Walked to 3 distilleries and did a tour. It smells like...More

    Thank happytraveler633
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    We had dinner here twice, staff were amazing! They were friendly and helpful, had the best scallops ever! All dishes were so fabulous we returned the next night to have dinner again! Was fairly pricey but worth every cent

    Thank PandCarla
    Reviewed 19 October 2017 via mobile

    Enjoyed a two night stay, ate in the restaurant both times. It's not a chain hotel, and it is staffed by the locals, which meant it had a charm of its own. Food was good, with local seafood and steaks, no real ale though but...More

    Thank SteveP1874
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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
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    • US$143 - US$326 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 13
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    • Port Ellen
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    dazisaac
    5 March 2017|
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    Response from micksaxblack | Reviewed this property |
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    28 October 2015|
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    Laphroig lagavulan and Arbeg
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    2 August 2015|
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    Response from TXJHawk | Reviewed this property |
    I am not sure I understand the question, but I believe there was a coffee maker in each room. Also the towels were on a heated rack as I recall.
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    "If you expect a sea view, prepare to be disappointed. There might be from an even more expensive room."
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    "Ask for a sea view rather than getting a view down the main road"
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    "Room 11 was great for staying with a dog, plus has good views"
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    "quieter at back but not a major problem"
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