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6 Clairmont Place, Lerwick ZE1 0BR, Scotland
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Alder Lodge Guest House
Ranked #2 of 10 Lerwick B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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English first
20 reviews 20 reviews
6 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Karen and Keith, and their staff were very helpful and welcoming. I had their single room (5) in the main guest house which had a separate bathroom a few steps away - very good value for 3 nights. Excellent breakfasts with black pudding. I noted they have a separate dining room where you can eat takeaways in the evening but... More

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London, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Even before we'd arrived, the wonderful owners of Alder Lodge, Karen and Keith, were friendly, accommodating and helpful. They helped us with suggestions of places to go (e.g. west coast when the sea mist rolls into the East) and with an early check-in. Keith and Karen have a great enthusiasm for the Islands and endless patience in answering questions from... More

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
76 reviews 76 reviews
31 hotel reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed in the annex. The room is still nice, but it's about a 5 minute walk to the main house which is annoying in the morning. There's a TV in the annex room, and if you ask in the main house they might let you borrow one of their DVDs. There's also a kitchen in the annex, but you... More

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AlderLodge5705, Owner at Alder Lodge Guest House, responded to this review

Hello and many thanks for your review. I am glad that you enjoyed your stay with us. I would like to correct a couple of points you have made so that others are aware of our procedures. When bookings are made with us and we cannot offer a room at the Guest House, the Annexe is offered as an alternative... More

Edinburgh, United Kingdom
15 reviews 15 reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed in the annex rather than the main house, and our twin room was clean, comfortable and spacious. And it had a kettle, which is always a bonus. The annex has a large shared kitchen, which was really useful for preparing sandwiches, and a shared sitting room. Breakfast was good, although it was ever so slightly inconvenient to have... More

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Reading, United Kingdom
17 reviews 17 reviews
12 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed 3 nights in total, Comfortable, spacious rooms. We had good breakfasts and I too enjoyed smoked haddock. Karen and Keith were and very helpful, friendly hosts. Located very close to town centre.

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Scottish Borders
12 reviews 12 reviews
5 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

Stayed at Alder Lodge last week for four nights. Nice room and very comfortable beds. Great location for getting about and plenty parking nearby. Breakfast excellent especially smoked haddock and poached eggs also black pudding superb. Karen and Keith are great hosts and very knowledgeable and passionate about their island. It was our first visit to Shetland which was fabulous... More

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Cheltenham, England, United Kingdom
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54 reviews 54 reviews
18 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

We stayed four nights at the Alder Lodge and thoroughly enjoyed it. The room was reasonably furnished and clean, and the hosts (Keith & Karen) very hospitable. The breakfasts were good - I particularly enjoyed the smoked haddock. The location was convenient - a few minutes walk down to the centre of town and also close to the community centre... More

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Top Contributor
71 reviews 71 reviews
25 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

Well located though a short walk uphill from Main Street. Airport bus stops really close by. Easily found and a very warm welcome. Comfortable bed, excellent duvets and pillows, small but perfectly adequate en suite. My room was up a tight staircase so no good if elderly/ mobility impaired etc but plenty of ground floor rooms. Superb breakfast with the... More

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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32 reviews 32 reviews
6 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

The story is briefly told: A warm welcome from owners who know and love their island and take delighting sharing it with others. An immaculate room with good quality bedding and plenty of hot water. A first-rate breakfast with pleasant filter coffee and lovely bacon and sausages. I would happily come here again.

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Scotland, U.K.
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22 reviews 22 reviews
12 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014

A warm welcome in the far North. 5 minutes down the hill to the centre. Relaxing, friendly, clean and good value.Recommended! Shetland fabulous car essential. Hermaness, Unst. worth the effort to get there.

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Address: 6 Clairmont Place, Lerwick ZE1 0BR, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Shetland Islands > Mainland > Lerwick
Also Known As:
Alder Lodge Guest House Hotel Lerwick
Alder Lodge Guest House Lerwick, Shetland Islands

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