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Anchorage B&B

Anchorage, Bruichladdich PA49 7UN, Scotland
Anchorage B&B

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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Keswick
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52 reviews 52 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

B&B in a lovely location overlooking Lochindaal - brilliant for scenery and wildlife - there was a corncrake in the field behind the house. Although the B&B doesn't have any covered accommodation for bikes they can be stored along the side of the house. The owner dried our wet jackets and clothes, lit the fire and offered us a dram... More 

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015

Lovely stay here over Easter. Easy to find and great location for exploring the rest of Islay. Bedroom at the front had a great and peaceful view over Lochindaal, and the whole B&B was beautifuly heated and toasty on a cold day. The visitor's lounge is very welcoming, and breakfast is just right - especially delicious sausages! Hosts are great,... More 

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Banbury
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

Having stayed at The Anchorage the owners, John and Anne, are really friendly and accept dogs (well behaved!). Down to earth, friendly, clean, great breakfasts and the cost per night is reasonable. Parking is easy opposite with views across the Loch. Thank you both for making us welcome - we will be back.

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Vancouver
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

John and Anne and their two Westies, Ivy and Phoebe, made us feel completely at home. The location of the Anchorage couldn't be better. Directly across the road from the shores of Loch Indaal, steps away from the Bruichladdich distillery and an easy drive to a number of great island restaurants mean you are never far from good food, good... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

We stayed at the Anchorage B&B for three nights while exploring Islay. The B&B is well located, close to excellent local restaurants and distilleries. The rooms are spacious, warm and very clean, with beautiful views over Lochindaal. The bathroom was also clean and spacious, although a little more oomph from the shower would have been good!! Every morning we enjoyed... More 

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Livingston, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

Bookended a camping holiday with B&B stays here. Even before we arrived we benefited from John's local knowledge. A warm welcome from both him and Ann, relaxed, informal and child friendly. Clean and homely rooms, lovely breakfast courtesy of our hosts and Eggwina, Henrietta and the girls, perfect setting from which to explore the island, in particular the Bruichladdich distillery.... More 

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Inverness, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

Stayed at the Anchorage for one night 17th June double room shared bathroom clean comfortable excellent hosts would recommend it to others without reservation. Superb location virtually next the Bruichladdich Distillery

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glasgow
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2013

Stayed at The Anchorage for two nights. Very clean and tidy and breakfast was brilliant. John and Anne so lovely and very helpful they possibly couldn't do any more for us. Very reasonably priced. Was a very pleasant experience. Would recommend to anyone.

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North Shields, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2013

This year we had a two night stay in a twin room for only £30 pppn which is great for the great experience of the festival. the room was comfortable and clean so near the bathroom it was as good as en-suit. The owners are friendly and very helpful to the guests the breakfast is like all great British breakfast... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2012

with ! week before Feis ila i sent a lot of emails off to the hostle and bed and breakfast's on islay with no luck at all until i emailed the Anchorage. there reply said that they had a caravan in there grounds with power but no hot water(bar the kettle and gas cooker) for £20 per person per night.... More 

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