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Ceol Na Mara

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Reraig, Balmacara IV40 8DH, Scotland
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Ceol Na Mara
Ranked #1 of 4 Balmacara B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We hadn't booked anywhere so were extremely lucky to arrive here after the owners changed their minds about taking a night off before a very busy season. We were given the choice of 2 rooms, both of which were lovely, & chose the more expensive (which was very reasonably priced anyway). A gorgeous room, beautifully decorated with a fantastic view... More

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Grand Rapids, Michigan
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

We had the most wonderful stay over two nights in June. Our room was very spacious, our bed was very comfortable and our bathroom was clean and very nice. Our room also boasted a fantastic view of the loch and the sunset. But I have to say, the best part about our stay was the fantastic conversations with Ross and... More

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12 reviews 12 reviews
8 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

The toilet with my room was amazing, you don't ever find such fabulous toilets even in five star hotels. The room was very comfortable with a phenomenal view of the lake from the room window. And the breakfast was great while the hosts were exceptionally warm. A great place!

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

We stayed for two nights - thought the price was very reasonable when I booked, but after visit, think it's a steal. Owners were lovely and welcoming, room was fantastic, as were the views! Not to mention a seal passing in the loch as the sun was going down on our second night. It's location is good - not too... More

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Carlisle, United Kingdom
14 reviews 14 reviews
11 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2014

Can't wait to go back!!, My husband and I stayed for two nights at this fabulous guest house. Our room was very clean and very comfortable. The decoration made us a feel at home. Then we saw our bathroom - it was nearly as large as our bedroom and was beautiful. My husband is disabled so it was lovely to... More

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Waltham Abbey, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2014

Great location for access to Skye and Wester Ross. The hosts are really helpful with local knowledge and tales. Superb breakfast and comfortable MacKintosh/nouveau/deco styled accomodation. Ross's workshop was worth the visit alone ( Traditional pipes ). Enjoyed every minute. 5 nights of escapism ! ! !

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Chelmsford, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2013

We stayed here for two nights , the room has lovely views of the loch . Location was great for the Isle of skye and Ross told us some places to visit . Jayne and Ross were very welcoming and we loved the decor of their home. We will be back .

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
18 reviews 18 reviews
11 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2013

We stayed one night here. Wish it had been more! Its such a lovely area and Ross and Jayne were so warm and welcoming. Ross not only played his pipes for us in the morning but also some of his albums. It was a great experience. We would definitely stay here again.

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Fort Campbell, Kentucky, USA
3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2013

My wife and I stayed in the standard double room for three nights in July 2013. This place was amazing. My wife loved the decor and the views of the loch from the property were great. Location was great, away from the hustle and bustle with parking readily available across the street, but close to the shops of Kyle of... More

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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2013 via mobile

My good lady and I were biking around the west for a break and found this b&b on trip advisor, we booked the larger room for two nights (the bathroom is a work of art) we got hit by a storm in inverness so arrived a bit wet to say the least. The room is huge with amazing views out... More

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Address: Reraig, Balmacara IV40 8DH, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Scottish Highlands > Lochalsh > Balmacara
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Also Known As:
Ceol Na Mara Balmacara, Lochalsh

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Ceol na Mara is a beautifully restored period property overlooking the shores of Lochalsh situated on the main road to the Isle of Skye. It is an ideal base for touring the Isle of Skye and the surrounding area. Both our rooms are en-suite with stunning views over the Loch and the mountains. ... more   less 
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