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Fort Charlotte Guest House

1 Charlotte Street | South Mainland, Lerwick ZE1 0JL, Scotland
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Ranked #1 of 10 Lerwick B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 4 days ago
Jayne_Strang Larkhall, United Kingdom
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Larkhall, United Kingdom
12 reviews 12 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We found this to be a very well run, welcoming place. The rooms were very clean, warm and comfortable. The breakfast provided was superb, all the food cooked to order and of high quality. The Guest House is in the centre of Lerwick so is handy for the shops and restaurants

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A friend and I booked the Fort Charlotte for 5 days, we knew it would be good, we had read the reviews, but we were pleasantly surprised just how good it really was. Lovely clean bedrooms with comfortable quality beds, beautifully laundered linens and toiletries etc it just had a real home from home. One thing I really appreciated was... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

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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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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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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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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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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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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Address: 1 Charlotte Street | South Mainland, Lerwick ZE1 0JL, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Shetland Islands > Mainland > Lerwick
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
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Fort Charlotte Guest House Lerwick, Shetland Islands

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