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| Carbostmore, Carbost IV47 8ST, Scotland
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Marsco B & B
Ranked #8 of 9 Carbost B&B and Inns
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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London, United Kingdom
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Marsco B&B has a spectacular view and is also located very close by to the Cuillin mountain range as well as the famous Talisker Distillery. David and Christine are also very friendly, clearly love Skye and have lots of recommendations, helpful maps and tips for visiting places off the tourist trail, which was particularly helpful to us. Despite this, we... More

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24 reviews 24 reviews
8 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

Stayed here last minute on the recommendation of a friend and was not disappointed. Run by a lovely friendly couple who clearly love Skye. Rooms was beautiful with a view to die for. The breakfast and especially the homeade bread was outstanding. We will definitely be back! I cant believe people complaining about taking there shoes off! Did your mother... More

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Buehlertal, Germany
5 reviews 5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2014

I am amazed that Marsco is not rated higher because we had the most lovely stay there. Wonderful rooms with great views, lovely breakfast, clean, modern, well-equipped, friendly hosts and the price was very good for the location and everything mentioned before. Okay, the clock we could hear, but for the rest of it it was all perfect. I have... More

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Senior Contributor
27 reviews 27 reviews
15 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2013 via mobile

An interesting experience indeed! We startet wondering a bit when the housekeepers were very strict on that we needed arrive in time (20:00) so that we could make arrangements on our breakfast. Somewhat strange... We arrived in time, and we were shown our rooms - nice enough, clean and comfortable. The house was very up to date and personalised, but... More

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Arendal, Norway
16 reviews 16 reviews
9 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2013

House of HORROR I named this place---that welcome?? you with...take of shoes-do not talk laud' or laugh (7 in the evening) Shower before 22.30,with 3 rooms for the bathroom. Eat at laterst 08.15 on a sunday...AND deside EXACTLY !! Bombastic!! what you have next day. Leave the house most of the day !! Small breakfast--AND the two owners stearing at... More

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2013

I booked this B&B early in the year as my friend was coming over from Norway to visit and we planned to tour around Skye and Lewis. We arrived finally after a lot of driving in the pouring rain to our B&B and were met with a lukewarm welcome and a list of immediate rules..... "Shoes off on arrival, "no... More

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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2013

I was part of a group of 6 celebrating 60th birthdays stayed at this venue for 3 days. We thought the views were spectacular and the helpful advice from David about sights to visit was invaluable. However, I do feel that the oweners need to experience more B&Bs themselves as we felt we were treated like unwelcome billeted occupiers rather... More

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Broadway, United Kingdom
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2013

Marsco B & B is in a wonderful location and David's local knowledge and great weather made for a great few days on Skye. I do, however, have to echo some comments already posted on trip advisor. Christine clearly struggles with providing breakfast for 6 .. completed forms are required the evening before and requests for a later sitting or... More

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Brisbane, Australia
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2013

I stayed here because I had no choice, someone else having made the booking. For over 50 quid a night I expected better. No ensuite bathroom and there was no soap dish in the shower cubicle in the shared bathroom on another floor. The room smelled musty and the window was non-opening, probably because the heating was rationed on a... More

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Bonn, Germany
5 reviews 5 reviews
5 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2013

After a long drive up to Skye and to Carbost we had a very warm welcome. Some reviews complaint about rules but one must consider that B&B still is family based and so we find it quite fine. If you complain about this than better choose a guesthouse or hotel. Anyway Christine and David are very kind and we had... More

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Address: | Carbostmore, Carbost IV47 8ST, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > The Hebrides > Isle of Skye > Carbost
Also Known As:
Marsco B & B Carbost, Scotland - Isle Of Skye

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