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Skerrols House

Bridgend | Isle of Islay, Bridgend PA44 7PF, Scotland
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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
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Shepperton, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Great location in the centre of the island, and Thomas is such a great person to know! A fountain of knowledge and he can hook you up at most places across Islay too. Room was great and the breakfast beats many hotels I've stayed at. Thanks for your hospitality.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were very lucky to grab a room here at the last minute and so sadly had to leave after just 1 night due to ferry chaos otherwise we would have stayed so much longer. Skerrols is like being home! My Husband and I are both Scottish but now live abroad but when we entered Skerrols it really was like... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2015

Used Skerrols as my base for a few whisky tours in early 2014. Clean place and quiet. Breakfast spread was impressive and filling. Thomas was a gracious host and extremely helpful, once allowing me to borrow a pair of Wellingtons to go hiking around the Mull of Oa. Skerrols House is remote from Bridgend but that's what you want in... More 

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Cranbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2014

He had us in stitches with his stories and the honking of the geese was just to much. You must ask him about the geese... lol The whole place was so inviting from the time you see it till you enter. The rooms were immaculate and the bedroom was very comfortable and relaxing. The en-suite was complete and lacking nothing.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

My wife & I, together with my wife's sister & husband, stayed here for 2 nights in September. We are glad that we did. It was a wonderful find. The rooms were extremely comfortable & very well-appointed & spacious. Thomas was extremely helpful & friendly. We had caught a late ferry to Port Askaig & it was late by the... More 

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Espoo, Finland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014 via mobile

We were at Skerrols for two nights and I must say it was the best experience during our road trip around Scotland! We had a room with private bathroom. Rooms didn't have own toikets or bathrooms in them but they were located separately in the house. All was clean and really nice. The breakfast was amazing with all the berries,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

We stayed at Skerrols House back at the end of June. We came to Islay to visit distilleries and watch wildlife. We spent four nghts at Skerrols House and wished we'd booked for longer; it was such a peaceful, welcoming place to stay. On Islay, we'd recommend the weekly RSPB guided walk at The Oa, the Bowmore Taste of Islay... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

Me and my boyfriend spent a weekend in Islay, to relax and enjoy the nature and also discover more about whiskeys. I work in hospitality and I was surprise to find really high quality service that you should expect from a high rated hotel in this small b&b. Thomas has been a great host, nice, polite and helpful. It felt... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

Excellent B&B on a beautiful island. Thomas was a superb host, very helpful and made us feel very welcome, even giving us a couple of the local beers! The room was of a very high standard as was the delicious breakfast. It would have been nice to have been closer to Bridgend but we were only there for the one... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014

Nice place, quiet and clean, with a fantastic breakfast made of local products. Extremely good sausages, with a fresh hint of herbs, and some wonderful scrambled eggs. I am a scrambled egg fanatic, and I can assure: those came straight down from Heaven! Kind and friendly people, beautiful landscape.

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