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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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4 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
Maria W Preston, 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
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    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Preston, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
10 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

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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14 reviews 14 reviews
5 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

On our arrival we were greeted politely and given the keys to our room and directions to it. My partner had arranged to have a bottle of fizz in the room which had been done. The room was comfortable if a little small however it was in dire need of being updated. Neither my partner nor I slept very well... More

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13 reviews 13 reviews
8 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

Arrived to be told the room had just been painted and the manager didn't know this was happening. She said had put an onion in room to stop us smelling it....room just smelt of onion and v strongly of paint. Couldn't stay in room due to paint smell being so strong, no other rooms available. Girl did try to find... More

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11 reviews 11 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

Having driven from Balintore to Ullapool, I was just in the mood for a good local meal, however I think I would have been better going to the chippy. Service was shocking, food was only passable, and I certainly will not return.

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
11 reviews 11 reviews
6 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

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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Top Contributor
213 reviews 213 reviews
54 hotel reviews
89 helpful votes 89 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

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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33 reviews 33 reviews
9 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 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
23 helpful votes 23 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
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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Address: Shore Street, Ullapool IV26 2UJ, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Scottish Highlands > Ullapool
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The Ferry Boat Hotel Ullapool
The Ferry Boat Inn Ullapool, Scotland

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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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