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Carminish House Bed & Breakfast

Certificate of Excellence
1A Strond | Leverburgh, HS5 3UD, Scotland
Carminish House Bed & Breakfast
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Yarm, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My only regret is that we could only stay for one night! The views were fantastic, the breakfast was fab. The owners were very friendly and helpful - arranging our dinner reservation and providing lots of information! Would definitely recommend and hope to come back again soon.

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Bakewell
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78 reviews
57 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were almost literally blown away by our visit to Leverburgh but Val and pete's wonderful hospitality ensured that our stay was pleasurable. They have a fantastic home, which they just want to share totally with their guests. There doesn't seem to be too much they can do to make you feel as comfortable as possible. Within 5 minutes of... More 

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Ayr, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2015

We enjoyed our trip so much last year we booked again, and I am delighted to say our stay was just as good as last year. Val and Pete could not do enough for us, the breakfasts were delicious as were the raspberry muffins. The weather was not on our side, but we still had a very comfortable stay. See... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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17 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2015

Val and Pete are the best hosts! They are very welcoming - including lemon drizzle cake on arrival - thanks Val! They are both very knowledgeable about the area in which they live. The place is very clean and comfortable with genuine hospitality. We stayed for 2 nights and Val packed us off with muffins on both days. The breakfast... More 

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Malmesbury, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015

Val and Pete were so kind to me. Their very comfortable home was a harbour in a storm. You both made me feel so welcome, bedraggled wet and weary, your hospitality was so genuine. You both made so much effort. Everything about my stay was memorable. Thank you for taking me in !

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Benbecula Island, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

Although closed for the winter, Pete and Val opened up their doors to some weary workman, we arrived just before midnight to be welcomed with a much needed cup of tea and muffins that you would want to kill for. The place was exceptionally clean, fresh and the attention to detail was masterful. The hosts made you feel like home,... More 

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Columbus, Ohio
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11 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

During a lengthy tour of Scotland's Highlands and islands in the early fall of 2014, I stayed in 21 different hotels and b&bs. Carminish House was one of the two best.  After a tiring drive through the beautiful desolation of Lewis and Harris, I was more than ready to experience the near-luxury of Peter and Val's place. I felt I... More 

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Derby, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

A warm genuine welcome on arrival from Val who immediately made us feel at home with tea cake and chocolate’s. Our room’s was immaculately clean comfortable well equipped as is the rest of the house, with great views over the Sound of Harris (binoculars provided in the Guests lounge) a very good location to explore many local attractions / beaches... More 

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22 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014

Peter and Val are the consummate hosts as they make you feel like long lost friends and then make sure that all the guests are introduced to each other and have a chance to learn from each other. The attention to detail is most impressive and the breakfast is 5 star beginning with the very fresh fruit bowl.

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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7 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

Pete and Val gave us a wonderful welcome. Our room was clean and tidy nice fluffy towels plenty of room for our belongings. We were offered tea and cake as we arrived and had a lovely choice of food hot and cold for breakfast would recommend this place to family and friends

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