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The Islay Hotel

18 Charlotte Street, Port Ellen, Isle of Islay, PA42 7DF, United Kingdom
+44 149 630 0109

€186+

Overall guest ratings

8.9/10 Excellent
based on 457 reviews

Review highlights

  • 9.7
  • 9.7
  • 9.1
  • 6.9

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  • Professional service
  • Friendly atmosphere
  • Friendly service

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    About

    On Islay’s famous Whisky Coast, in the fishing village of Port Ellen, overlooking the harbour and marina and just 2 hours by ferry from Kennacraig on the Scottish mainland, The Islay Hotel offers recently refurbished accommodation, a restaurant and well-stocked whisky bar. Guests can enjoy the unspoilt Scottish coastline and beaches, from 2 minutes' walk away. Each bedroom is individually designed and has a king or super-king bed, and has luxury en suite facilities. They all have a flat-screen TV, free WiFi, and tea/coffee making facilities. The restaurant serves fresh, local food. Breakfast is served daily from 7:30, lunch from 12:00 to 14:30 and dinner from 18:00 to 21:00. There is fresh coffee, tea and home baking available throughout the day. Islay Airport is a 10-minute drive for The Islay Hotel. A links golf course is less than 10 minutes' drive away and guests can visit the distilleries of Laphroaig, Lagavulin, and Ardbeg, situated between 5 and 10 minutes' drive. There is free parking at the property.

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    AMENITIES

    • Internet
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free parking
    • Designated smoking area
    • Storage available
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Non-smoking rooms available
    • Pets allowed on request. Charges may apply.
    • Facilities for disabled guests
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    Guest reviews

    Overall rating

    8.9 Excellent
    based on 457 reviews
    • 9.7 "Perfectly clean."
      9.5 "95% said rooms were clean."
      10.0 "100% thought it was clean."
    • 9.7 "Terrific location."
      10.0 "100% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
      10.0 "Near to public transport, according to 100%."
    • 9.1 "Food is to die for."
      9.5 "95% loved the menu selection."
      10.0 "100% enjoyed the fish/seafood dishes."
    • 8.9 "Great service."
      9.3 "93% found the staff to be very friendly."
      7.6 "76% thought the service was very professional."
      8.6 "86% said the reception staff was great."
      8.6 "86% found the restaurant service to be one of the best."
    • 8.7 "Breakfast is good."
    • 6.9 "Rooms are ok."
      6.4 "Only 64% said rooms were big enough."
      6.1 "Only 61% thought the shower was ok."
    • 3.0 "Terrible value."
      2.0 "The price was too high for 80%."
    • 0.0 "Disappointing internet connection."
      0.0 "100% said the wifi quality was bad."
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    Overall rating

    8.7 Excellent
    based on 374 reviews
    • 9.7 "Perfectly clean."
      9.6 "96% said rooms were clean."
      10.0 "100% thought it was clean."
    • 9.6 "Terrific location."
      10.0 "Near to public transport, according to 100%."
    • 9.0 "Food is to die for."
      9.6 "96% loved the menu selection."
    • 8.9 "Great service."
      9.4 "94% found the staff to be very friendly."
      7.6 "76% thought the service was very professional."
    • 8.6 "Breakfast is good."
    • 6.7 "Rooms are ok."
      6.4 "Only 64% said rooms were big enough."
      5.2 "For only 52%, the bathroom was ok."
      6.2 "Only 62% thought the shower was ok."
    • 2.8 "Terrible value."
    • 0.0 "Disappointing internet connection."
      0.0 "100% said the wifi quality was bad."
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    Overall rating

    9.0 Excellent
    based on 59 reviews
    • 9.5 "Terrific location."
    • 9.1 "Food is to die for."
    • 9.0 "World class service."
      9.2 "92% found the staff to be very friendly."
    • 8.7 "Breakfast is good."
    • 6.8 "Average comfort."
      6.2 "Only 62% said rooms were big enough."
    • 6.6 "Rooms are ok."
      6.2 "Only 62% said rooms were big enough."
      5.3 "For only 53%, the bathroom was ok."
    • 3.2 "Terrible value."
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    Overall rating

    9.4 Excellent
    based on 22 reviews
    • 9.7 "Terrific location."
    • 8.9 "Food is delicious."
    • 8.9 "Great service."
      9.3 "93% found the staff to be very friendly."
    Hotel type
    Friends Hotel
    Guests recommend this for traveling with friends.
    Good to know
    "Professional service"
    "Friendly atmosphere"
    "Friendly service"
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