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White House Bed & Breakfast

11 Upper Shader | Barvas, HS2 0RQ, Scotland
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White House Bed & Breakfast
Ranked #3 of 57 Isle of Lewis B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    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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Leicestershire, England
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15 reviews 15 reviews
8 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This is a really lovely little B&B in a nice quiet spot on the Isle of Lewis. The bedroom was very comfortable, roomy and we enjoyed the home made cakes which had been left in our room. We slept very well and breakfast was very pleasent and delicious! Our hosts were lovely and chatted to us whilst making our breakfast.... More

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Asheville, North Carolina
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We spent a very enjoyable night during our travels on the Isle of Lewis. Great hospitality and a nice room. Also enjoyed the breakfast and the hospitality of the hosts. I would recommend you give it a try.

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London, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We stayed at the White House B&B for two nights and really enjoyed our stay. We found the place easily and David was accommodating of our late arrival from the Sunday ferry. The rooms are extremely well equipped and the beds were very comfortable. David and Lesley are great hosts, and we enjoyed their insight into life in their village... More

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Bury St. Edmunds, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Despite being told the normal arrival times, I arrived before noon and asked if I could leave my bike panniers, whilst I traveled to Ness and back. That was no problem at all. I later returned to find a very comfortable and well equipped room, complete with laptop computer - should I have required the use of one. The bathroom... More

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Nairn,Scotland
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our first visit to the White House and what a great B&B ideally located for exploring the West Coast of Lewis and handy for Stornoway. David and Lesley are wonderful hosts - and being a keen photographer I very much enjoyed David's wonderful collection of photographs of the Islands. Certainly recommend the White House - no hesitation to return again... More

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Luton, UK
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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Fantastic stay at this B&B. I was there for short break to see the sights of Lewis. Ideally located for tourist hotspots. Excellent room, food and hosts. Thank you for a lovely stay and hope to be back again soon.

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Wimborne Minster, United Kingdom
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

While touring the Isles of Lewis and Harris with my wife we wanted to stay at least one night on the Atlantic Ocean coast. This affordable B & B is situated down a small lane away from the main road, and only ten minutes walk from the beach. It is only about 25 minutes by car from there to The... More

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Fellbach, Germany
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We spent 2 days at the White House B&B and really enjoyed it. The room was realy beautiful and we felt comfortable. We get great hints about the surroundings and good places to take photos. Lewis is a beautiful island and we plan to come back. Our first choice will be to get this B&B again.

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London, United Kingdom
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13 reviews 13 reviews
7 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

Absolutely spotless, extremely comfortable, every calculated need in the room catered for, B&B perfect breakfast provided by Lesley, however, despite this precise efficiency there are a few heartfelt needs which could have been met with good old-fashioned empathy. A sign at the end of the road would help your guests locate their bed for the night - despite "it being... More

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chickpeaYorks, Owner at White House Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review and thank you for the positive comments on the services that we advertise. Old fashioned empathy is often coloured by any attitude presented and we were not aware of your "heartfelt needs". Unaware that you were cyclists, you telephoned after 7.00pm, not to state that you were late for our... More

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8 reviews 8 reviews
8 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

David and Lesley really try to think of everything you might need during your stay and are very accommodating - e.g. lending me a handheld vacuum cleaner to help me clean out my hire car to avoid the (slightly strange) penalty for returning it unclean. The freshly cooked muffins in the room on our first day were a particularly nice... More

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Address: 11 Upper Shader | Barvas, HS2 0RQ, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > The Hebrides > Outer Hebrides > Lewis and Harris > Isle of Lewis
Also Known As:
White House Bed & Breakfast Isle Of Lewis, Scotland

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Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Situated in the small crofting community of Upper Shader with the Atlantic coastline at the end of our lane, surrounded by open countryside. Our two en-suite rooms are modern in decor, airy and light with all mod cons including Netbooks. ... more   less 
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