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Ardoran House

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PA76 6SP, Scotland
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Ardoran House
Ranked #2 of 11 Isle of Iona B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Key West, Florida, United States
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13 reviews 13 reviews
9 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

The house itself is very nice, and right on the isle of Iona, but Richard is so very helpful and resourceful that he deserves this reciprocal review! I was very impressed that he knew not only the local ferry and bus timetables off by heart, but also the train connections and durations to Edinburgh and Glasgow! He was also willing... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

Honestly, this is the most wonderful place we have ever stayed. Richard couldn't do enough to make us feel welcome, the house is roomy and spacious and so beautifully decorated from the paintings of Iona on the walls to the lovely vintage china all the delicious food us served on. We could lay in bed and see over the unbelievably... More 

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Warrington, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

My partner arranged a birthday surprise for me and this gem of a place was the highlight, to call it a B&B does not do it justice, although of course it is. We have stayed at many hotels which are classed as luxury and this would rank among the best. Every detail has been thought of and every possible query... More 

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Salem, Virginia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014

We stayed 2 nights with Richard and his helpers at Ardoran House. The stay was lovely. We were picked up promptly and taken directly to the house, given directions for dinner and had a lovely glass of wine prior to our brief walk to the Martyr's Inn. Breakfast were large and lovely, made specially for us. It was nice not... More 

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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23 reviews 23 reviews
6 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

It was wonderful to return to this very special haven in Iona. From being met at the ferry to the warm welcome from Richard, to the beautiful, comfortable spacious rooms that are tastefully decorated, to the warm scones and welcome cup of coffee on arrival, I was reminded of why I love staying at Ardoran House. The property is situated... More 

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Waco, Texas
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18 reviews 18 reviews
5 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

Ardonran House is the perfect place to stay on the Isle of Iona. Richard is gracious and offers wonderful hospitality. The rooms are spacious and very comfortable. Delicious breakfast and afternoon scones. Lovely views!!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

In 10 days of B&B throughout Scotland and Northern Ireland, this was the best B&B we stayed in. We were warmly greeted, offered a glass of wine in the windowed sitting room, and given an overview of the "extras" - hot tub, heated towel racks, internet access etc. This is a relatively new, purpose built B&B and it is a... More 

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Ontario, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

My husband and I just had the privilege of staying at the Ardoran in Iona. The island is totally breath taking and the people very friendly. Richard the Manager at the Ardoran is a warm, caring and wonderful person. He has a wonderful disposition and great sense of humor. He is an amazing host. The rooms are very comfortable, clean... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

I can't recommend this charming place to stay highly enough! The breakfast was of the highest quality, the bedroom was very pleasant, the hot tub and sauna were fun and the complimentary drink ahead of supper was much appreciated.

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Lilburn, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

Thank you, Richard, for a wonderful stay at Ardoran House on the island of Iona. The B&B is extremely clean and neat. Your garden was lovely, and we enjoyed the flowers all over the house. We loved our glass of wine with you at the Ardoran House before dinner in town. The beds were extremely comfortable and the breakfast was... More 

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Additional Information about Ardoran House

Address: PA76 6SP, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > The Hebrides > Isle of Iona
Number of rooms: 5
Also Known As:
Ardoran House Scotland/Isle Of Iona

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