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The Three Chimneys House-Over-By

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Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

The room is very beautiful, clean and comfortable and the drive of over 3 hours so worth it. Decided to go for the 8 course dinner tasting menu. Very impressed with the chef use of ingredients and well execution. Staff is friendly and welcoming.

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Essex
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

A wonderful relaxing hotel. It's small and friendly. Excellent sized rooms that are decorated in a tasteful modern style. Well equipped with mini bar, tea and coffee etc. Great bathrooms with the best toiletries - there was even a lip balm!! The staff are friendly but professional. Excellent breakfast with wonderful views. We had dinner in their restaurant which was...

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Huntly, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 December 2016

The best Hotel I have ever stayed in. Rooms are unbelievable, really big and comfortable. Staff are really nice and friendly. The Three Chimneys restaurant is great and is worth going to a as well. Niest Point is about 20 minutes away as well.

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Team3Cs, General Manager at The Three Chimneys House-Over-By, responded to this review

The fact you feel that The House Over-By is the best hotel you have ever stayed in, has put big beaming smiles on all of our faces as Team Three Chimneys launch into this new 2017 season. Technically we are a 5 Star Restaurant with Rooms but we all aspire to making this the best place to RETREAT, EAT and...

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Reviewed 24 November 2016

I loved this small but perfectly formed hotel. rooms are just everything you need and it was a shame I only had one night because I would happily live in it! The hotel is small but doesn't lack anything because of that, its attentive team make sure your needs are met & you quickly feel very much [art of it...

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Team3Cs, General Manager at The Three Chimneys House-Over-By, responded to this review

Great to hear you had such a good visit and please come and see us again.

Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 November 2016 via mobile

We exhaled and relaxed immediately, we knew straight away that we wouldn't want to leave!  It was a fabulous overnight stay, we really enjoyed the little touches (baking on arrival especially), the immaculate & beautifully appointed room and the fabulous food (we enjoyed our Three Chimneys dinner).  The owners & staff have created a special atmosphere in the House Over-By,...

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Team3Cs, General Manager at The Three Chimneys House-Over-By, responded to this review

Delighted to hear that The Three Chimneys and the Isle of Skye worked their magic. Looking forward to welcoming you back.

Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

Had fantastic weekend here staying for two nights. The accommodation is lovely and luxurious. Some extra special touches with afternoon tea being served in the room. All in all a fantastic experience. It is pricy but for that special occasion would definitely recommend.

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Team3Cs, General Manager at The Three Chimneys House-Over-By, responded to this review

So glad to hear that you really enjoyed your visit and thankyou for sharing your feedback.

Reviewed 11 November 2016

We absolutely loved it here. First class accommodation, beautiful and relaxed furnishings, lovely extras in the room and a wonderful view at Breakfast. The staff are very friendly and helpful but not in your face. Complimentary Tea/Coffee with "some baking" is a pure delight. If you can afford it stay for two nights for an excellent romantic recharge

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Team3Cs, General Manager at The Three Chimneys House-Over-By, responded to this review

Delighted to read that your Three Chimneys Retreat, Eat and Sleep turned out so well.

Edinburgh
Reviewed 6 November 2016

My husband and I visited the restaurant about five years ago and vowed to come back and stay, which we finally did as a 10th wedding anniversary treat this week, and it exceeded our expectations which were already pretty high! You expect the food next door to be exceptional (and it was!). You expect the accommodation to be first class...

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Team3Cs, General Manager at The Three Chimneys House-Over-By, responded to this review

It is really fantastic and encouraging to receive this kind of feedback so thankyou very much indeed for sharing it with us.

York, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

My husband and I stayed here for two nights while visiting the island. The service is absolutely fantastic! I am in a small manual wheelchair (Quickie 2) and the accessible room was perfect. Beautifully furnished and so cozy with a lovely view. The bathroom is HUGE with both a tub and separate shower. The common areas have bookshelves with books...

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Team3Cs, General Manager at The Three Chimneys House-Over-By, responded to this review

It was a complete pleasure having you to stay and we are delighted you enjoyed it so much. Comments on the Mirror noted. Thankyou for sharing your feedback.

Reviewed 16 October 2016

Location is exceptional, especially if you are dining next door. Although the hotel experience is definitely at a premium level - the price is too. Enormous room was actually a suite with great touches like welcoming chocolates+strawberries. Views across the bay were great from our room and there was french window access to the outside to benches. Now breakfast ......

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Team3Cs, General Manager at The Three Chimneys House-Over-By, responded to this review

Thankyou very much for sharing your feedback and very pleased to hear you enjoyed our beautiful rooms and your stay with us.

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Accessible rooms
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  • Family Rooms
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Three Chimneys and The House Over-By is a Gold 5-Star Restaurant with Rooms in a stunning, remote location beside the sea in the north west corner of the Isle of Skye, Scotland. Colbost is situated on the shores of Loch Dunvegan, a wide sea loch that opens into The Minch, the narrow stretch of sea between Skye and the Outer Hebrides. The views are stunning whatever the time of year. The Three Chimneys is one of Scotland's most famous restaurants, specialising in the freshest local produce including wonderful seafood from the immediate coastal waters. Head Chef, Scott Davies, is well-known for his passion for Scottish ingredients, cooked simply to allow the flavours to sing for themselves. Providing very skilful, professional, but friendly and welcoming service at all times is what the Restaurant and Reception teams strive to achieve. Standards of cleanliness and comfort in the bedroom suites in The House Over-By are meticulous. The rooms have wonderful sea views and breakfasts (all-inclusive in the room rate) are served in the Morning Room with its panoramic views across the loch, where seals can be seen clearly on frequent occasions. Eddie and Shirley Spear have owned the business for 31 years and remain pro-active within their business daily. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Three Chimneys House-Over-By

Address: Colbost | Isle of Skye, Colbost IV55 8ZT, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > The Hebrides > Isle of Skye > Colbost
Price Range: RM1,315 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — The Three Chimneys House-Over-By 5*
Number of rooms: 6
Also Known As:
Three Chimneys Restaurant With Rooms Hotel Colbost
3 Chimneys Restaurant With Rooms
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