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Very good
34 reviews
Front Chalet
Outside decking for relaxing & having barbecues
Sitting area
Kitchen
Shower room with 'power shower'
Double bedroom
Single bedroom with bunk beds
Play area
Stornoway
Lews Castle in Stornoway
Loch Seaforth - Ullapool to Stornoway
New ferry & old ferry Feb/2015
Typical coast views for Lewis & Harris
West side of Island
Lewis sheep
Driving towards Coll beach
Bernera bridge
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Chalet -
2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 4
Stornoway, Isle of Lewis, Lewis and Harris, Outer Hebrides, The Hebrides, Scotland

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505freema...
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
“FANTASTIC!!!!”
Reviewed 13 August 2015 for a stay in August 2015
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We loved our stay at Chalet Coll. such a great find for us. This is a beautiful, compact and bijou chalet! I travelled with my wife and mother and we all loved our stay here. Great location and so peaceful and tranquil. We had great sleeps. Top marks to the owners. We will be back!

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Liked best: Everything , loved the chalet!
Travelling group: Extended Family
Your age range 35-49
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Craig A
Perth, United Kingdom
Level 3 Contributor
12 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
“Perfect place to stay”
Reviewed 24 July 2015 for a stay in July 2015

We had a lovely stay at Chalet Coll, very cosy and comfortable. We were very pleasantly surprised when we arrived, everything we could need for a trip away. Very clean and felt nice and homely. We even had milk and lovely biscuits waiting for us on arrival, which was very much appreciated. Would recommend staying here. We would definitely like to return on our next trip to explore the beautiful island of Lewis.

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Liked best: The chalet is very clean.
Travelling group: Young Children
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Families with young children
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Ken M
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“Very good base”
Reviewed 20 July 2015 for a stay in July 2015
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The chalet is about 15 minutes outside Stornoway. It makes a good base for exploring Lewis while staying close to the main town. If you get the weather Coll Beach is fabulous and 10 minutes walk.
The chalet itself is quite small but very well done. I was there on my own but it would suit a couple. It's clean, comfortable and well equipped. Wifi was variable but I think that's an area rather than a chalet problem and may be fixed later this year.
The owners are kind, welcoming and helpful, as well as very tolerant of guests with no sense of direction.
I would go back.

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Glenncan
Huddersfield, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
“Well planned and compact little chalet.”
Reviewed 15 July 2015 for a stay in June 2015
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Chalet Col is a very compact but expertly planned little chalet. Comfortable and warm, Iain and Ishbel have thought it all out very carefully and the furnishings and equipment are excellent, very well co-ordinated and all in all providing a splendid little holiday home. The three of us (my wife, myself and our daughter) were comfortably accommodated in the double and single bedrooms. There is a 'put-u-up single bed in the lounge area too which we did not need to use. Chalet Coll is situated in a quiet little crofting village, peaceful and just off of the beaten track yet just 15 minutes from Stornaway (airport and ferry as well as a very good range of shops and supermarkets) We found it to be an absolutely excellent base for touring the greater part of Lewis, most of which is within an hour's drive. Southern Lewis and Harris is a little further but still within a reasonable journey time. The beaches are superb - some within just a few minutes drive or a comfortable walk and half an hour's drive takes you over to the spectacular Atlantic surf on the western side of the Island.
iain and Ishbel are most hospitable and welcoming hosts and we could not recommend Chalet Coll more highly.

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Liked best: The friendliness and hospitality of the owners
Liked least: Only having a few days available to enjoy such a lovely place.
Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
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Patricia...
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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“Excellent accommodation & extremely clean”
Reviewed 13 July 2015 for a stay in July 2015
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Stayed with a friend at Chalet Coll 1/7/15 for 3 nights . Chalet is compact but has everything required - is very clean and comfortable, also quite secure with owners house nearby . Very nice beach 20 minutes walking distance , local shop & Post Office 15 minutes away . Stornoway approx 20 minutes in car , also seems to be quite a good bus service. Would return another year.

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Liked best: Had everything you could possibly need
Travelling group: Other
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
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