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All 4 Balmacara B&Bs / inns

Ceol Na Mara

Reraig, Balmacara IV40 8DH, Scotland
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Ceol Na Mara
Ranked #1 of 4 Balmacara B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2013
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Rating summary
  • 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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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
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18 reviews 18 reviews
11 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 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
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
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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Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 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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Bristol, England, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2013

After just over 2 weeks touring with or Australian friends in Scotland We have voted you our best accommodation during our stay Hotels included. So friendly, comfortable and informative and luckily NO bagpipe playing !! Five star B&B cant recommend it enough.Stunning views and Rainbows what else could you want.

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San Francisco, California
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105 reviews 105 reviews
96 hotel reviews
152 helpful votes 152 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2013

My husband and I stayed at Ceol Na Mara for two nights last week. We unexpectedly stumbled upon the property, and thankfully they had availability! The house is stunning - quite large with beautiful interior design (I particularly loved the high-backed chairs in the dining area). It sits right across the street from the water, so the views are spectacular.... More

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2013

Stayed in the king room, it was warm and comfortable, with views over the bay. Breakfast was excellent and set us up for the day. Ross was a great host and gave us loads of ideas of where to visit. Would stay again in a heartbeat.

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Oxford, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2013

Stayed in April 2013, room lovely and warm "amazing view" from bedroom' giant bathroom. Jayne and Ross looked after us really well and made our stay memorable through their local knowledge and advise. Good choice for breakfast which was very good. Great location for walking and touring

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Great Brington, United Kingdom
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51 reviews 51 reviews
14 hotel reviews
334 helpful votes 334 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2013

We found this B&B by accident as we'd not booked anywhere and were driving around Scotland. A nearby hotel which was full recommended it to us, and so we drove up and were lucky enough to get a room. The place is lovely and we extended our stay because we loved it here. Ross was incredibly helpful and takes time... More

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Additional Information about Ceol Na Mara

Also Known As:
Ceol Na Mara Balmacara, Lochalsh
Address: Reraig, Balmacara IV40 8DH, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Scottish Highlands > Lochalsh > Balmacara
Amenities:
Free Parking
Hotel Style:
Ranked #1 of 4 B&Bs / Inns in Balmacara
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
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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