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The Ferry Boat Inn

Shore Street, Ullapool IV26 2UJ, Scotland
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Desford, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Pleasant enough view over the Loch - nothing spectacular though. Lightning 6-day trip to Scotland. Stayed in Country House Hotels, very nice pub near Gleneagles, a crofter's cottage in the north and - The Ferry Boat Inn. Ullapool really hasn't got that much going for it these days - the glorious fishing days are behind it and - in my... More 

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Barcelona, Spain
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

Excellent location, our room was at the front so we had a great view but not suitable if you are a light sleeper due to noise from main road and throughout hotel, although it didn't bother us. The room was freezing, no double glazing and electric heater took a long time to heat room but when it did eventually warm... More 

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Near Glasgow
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

Room spotlessly clean but VERY small and cramped. Walls paper thin - could hear guy next door on his phone. Glad we were only booked for 1 night. Breakfast was additional but wonderful choices and extremely good - however hubby wasn't impressed by the halved lorne sausage that came with his breakfast but I was more than happy with my... More 

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27 reviews 27 reviews
8 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

Stayed here for one night in an overpriced room that did not include breakfast. Our room had twin beds which were comfortable but were hard to get around the room was so small and cramped. I had to move one of the chairs into the shower room to move. The tray with kettle etc had to be put on the... More 

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

We stayed 2 nights and it was perfectly adequate for our needs, good sized double room with a great view, comfortable double bed, small basic bathroom, my only negative is that there was no where to hang our wet towels, 2 hooks on the back of the bathroom door would have been great, we had to hang them over the... More 

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highlands
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

Stayed here for one night and was pleasantly surprised at the quality of the room. It was room 1, the twin beds were very comfortable and the room nicely decorated with a wonderful view down Loch Broom. On first view the bathroom seemed nice and it is, but it was let down by small details. some shelves for toiletries would... More 

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Lockerbie, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014

Stayed here for the first time this week. The room was in excellent order with a great view of the loch. The bathroom was spotless with a great shower and bath. the beds were comfy and we had the usual coffee and tea making facilities. We also ate dinner here which was excellent, they have a great range of seafood... More 

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Diggle, England, United Kingdom
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36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

We stayed 3 nights in a good sized room well equipped bathroom pleasant helpful staff with a new carpet it would have got excellent would stay again the food in the bar and Restaurant were all a very good standard and good value

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Castleton. North Yorkshire, england
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

Stayed one night with group of friends .our room was no 5 clean and comfy with good beverage tray . Decent shower plenty of room , looks like rooms are being updated will be lot better if carpet replaced in bathroom. Bar pleasant and Breakfast good choice and quality with good locally sourced produce plenty tea and coffee and toast... More 

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Preston, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

Great stay, staff were polite and accommodating. We had a room with the view of the Loch, which was amazing, The room was clean and comfortable with flat screen TV and usual tea/coffee making facilities. Dinner was excellent and we had this in the bar as the restaurant was full,but this left us ideally placed for the local group that... More 

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Address: Shore Street, Ullapool IV26 2UJ, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Scottish Highlands > Ullapool
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 9
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