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The Ferry Boat Inn

Shore Street, Ullapool IV26 2UJ, Scotland
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Ranked #42 of 47 Ullapool B&B and Inns
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
Carol491 Glasgow, United Kingdom
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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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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 hotel reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Rooms very much in need of Tender Loving Care Carpets need renewed, more care in bathroom from housekeeping...!! Hooks to hang coats would be good. Mirrors in room would be even more useful...!!! Beds are awful, every move you made, they squeaked... AWFUL Stayed 21.7.14

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aberdeen
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51 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Enjoyed a lovely meal looking out over some of the nicest scenery in this stunning area. Enjoyed lovely fish soup followed by another fish dish then followed up with sticky toffee pudding. The service was quick, efficient and the food was piping hot, what more can you ask for and all at reasonable prices.

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Canberra, Australia
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31 reviews 31 reviews
8 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

This little old pub is at the far end of the block, away from the ferry terminal and coach tourist crowd, so much less crowded. Patrons can take drinks across the road and sit on the wall looking out at the busy little harbour. A local watering hole where staff were polite and friendly, though embarrassed that a number of... More

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Stafford, United Kingdom
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83 reviews 83 reviews
10 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

Our twin room (no.8) was very small but more than adequate, with a modern en suite, wardrobe and small TV. Though at the top of a long flight of stairs there is easier access from the back (the inn is on a slope so the upper floors are at ground level from the rear). The bar was pleasant enough, and... More

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Manchester, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

Visited last Tuesday, meal left me with stomach ache for a day. Meal took ages to arrive and there was much shouting from the kitchen. Disgusting toilet and chaotic staff. Would not recommend at all..

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Sedlescombe, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

We stayed in this pub several years ago and returned for one night on 20th May. As it happened we were given the same room as previously (No. 2). Very friendly and helpful staff. we ate in the bar and enjoyed good pub food. Our room had a lovely harbour view although as on our previous visit this was partly... More

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Thurso, United Kingdom
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19 reviews 19 reviews
11 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2014

Got there about 7.30 and all the mussels, oysters and fish pie were already gone. Sister had the last langoustines which were pretty dry and curled up. My haddock was v good. The 2 staff on were too busy to be as friendly as they obviously wanted to be. In general was ok but if ever there was missed potential....

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Derby, East Midlands, UK
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32 reviews 32 reviews
12 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2013

It's clear that the owners are looking to develop the Ferry Boat Inn into something better than the average, but currently the product doesn't deserve the price premium over it's neighbours. I stayed a single night in a single room, and to be honest, the room was roomier than many singles I've used. It was clean and warm, and the... More

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Inverness, Scotland, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2013

Friendly staff and pub goers: Relaxed atmosphere; helpful staff; good duke box; comfortable seats; nice ambience; great beer. Good outlook, inside and out. Convenient & accommodating. The only thing wrong with this review is you expect too much to be written - I will not be so willing to write reviews..sorry

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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128 reviews 128 reviews
68 hotel reviews
122 helpful votes 122 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2013

I had high hopes for the ferry boat inn, but was sadly dissapointed. Now it's clean, plenty of room and close to the facilities. But a £120 a night (excluding breakfast and a dedicated car parking) its simply a tourist rate for a popular spot, but as long as you know that then it is what it is The main... 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): $$
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The Ferry Boat Inn is a 3 Star (Visit Scotland) 18th Century Inn, situated on the busy Shore Street of Ullapool overlooking Lochbroom and Ullapool Harbour. With 9 en-suite rooms and a lively Bar & Restaurant, The Ferry Boat Inn offers a welcoming stay right in the centre of Ullapool. Our Menu changes daily with local fish specials, main courses and of course delicious deserts too. ... more   less 
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