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Fort Charlotte Guest House

1 Charlotte Street | South Mainland, Lerwick ZE1 0JL, Scotland
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Fort Charlotte Guest House
Ranked #1 of 10 Lerwick 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
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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england
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have stayed here before. It is centrally located and convenient for the ferry terminal. Jim and Lynne give you a great welcome to their well appointed, elegant town house. Tastefully and thoughtfully decorated and furnished, you have a very comfortable night's sleep, waking to a superb breakfast. We will stay here again.

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Olympia, Washington
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4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2014

Great B&B. Clean, comfortable, and absolutely great breakfasts! Hosts very helpful with suggestions of places to see, maps, and even moving my car after I stalled out on the steep hill. Note: park below the B&B, not above! Conveniently located on the end of the pedestrian shopping street. Stayed on the upper floor overlooking the street. Stairway is narrow with... More

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Scotland
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63 reviews 63 reviews
15 hotel reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2014

Booked this B&B after looking it up on Trip Adviser. Was not disappointed . Rooms great and breakfast even better. Jim and Lynne were great hosts. Don't know why I didn't stay here years ago. I have already booked for next trip.

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Melbourne, Australia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2014

Highly recommended! We stayed for four nights and enjoyed every moment of our time there. We had a lovely, comfortable room overlooking the main street in Lerwick. Lynne and Jim are great hosts - very friendly and knowledgeable about the local area with many suggestions on places to visit, how to get there and what to look out for along... More

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Inverness, UK
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31 reviews 31 reviews
4 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2014

Great breakfasts - a wide choice - but who could resist scrambled eggs with smoked salmon - together with yoghurts, mueslis, fruit juice, prunes, toast etc etc. A great way to start the day. The two rooms we used over four days were exceptional - the best the double room overlooks Commercial Street. Lerwick is a quiet place. Jim and... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2014

We stayed three nights at this lovely B&B and we were delighted with our accommodation. The room was tastefully furnished and well equipped. The hosts were very friendly and they provided a delicious breakfast. They have a great knowledge about Shetland and they gave us valuable tips on where to go and what to see. We would definitely stay again... More

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Bilston
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2014

We stayed here for 2 nights and had lovely rooms with en suite. Very spacious and clean. Jim & Lynne were great friendly hosts who provided a brilliant breakfast from a wide and varied menu. They had great local knowledge of places to go, things to see etc. It was very central for all local shops, pubs and restaurants and... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2014 via mobile

first visit to Shetland and was delighted with my accommodation. Lovely spacious room with good ensuite. Had my dinner in their fish and chip shop, it was delicious. Jim gave me some great tips on things to see on way back to airport and breakfast was perfect. Lovely people I will definately be back

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London, United Kingdom
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2014

A great location, a lovely welcome and a spacious and well-appointed room (along with substantial and delicious breakfasts) made for a very enjoyable stay. And the rates are extremely reasonable too. Highly recommended.

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Braunton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2014 via mobile

As a surprise for my wifes birthday our family booked a visit to Shetland. Our first visit to the island since we left after living and working there fot 4 years in 78 to 82. Fort Charlotte gust hous is excellent. Lynn and Jim made us really welcome and the bottle of bubbly was a wonderful surprise. Jim gave us... More

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Address: 1 Charlotte Street | South Mainland, Lerwick ZE1 0JL, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Shetland Islands > Mainland > Lerwick
Also Known As:
Fort Charlotte Guest House Hotel Lerwick
Fort Charlotte Guest House Lerwick, Shetland Islands

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