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Jamieson Street | Bowmore Isle of Islay, Bowmore, Scotland
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Lambeth Guest House
Ranked #3 of 13 Bowmore B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    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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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Arrived home yesterday after a wonderful 3 nights on Islay and staying with Margaret and John at Lambeth Guest House. What can I say, everything was perfect - the room, the services, breakfast choices and most of all, Margaret's many entertaining anecdotes! We loved every minute. The B&B is in the perfect central location for seeing Islay; ample parking space;... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

Hi after years of staying in accommodation on Islay I came across this place through work.rooms are amazing breakfast great and Margaret is a great host,it's staggering distance from Lucci's what else does a guy need.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2014

Lovely room, lovely breakfast, good for solo traveller. Friendly. Not much more need to say but I need 200 characters. Easy to park, handy for town. Nice communal breakfast table. Give it a try, much better value than the bowmore hotel.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014

We stayed here for two nights in some awful Islay weather, and Margaret made us feel as welcome as if it was our own home. Fantastic options for breakfast if you ask for a few cheeky extras, and an amazing welcome every time we entered the door. Cozy bedrooms, great shower and bathroom.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014 via mobile

we stayed with Margaret for three nights on a whisky visit. A lovely couple, Margaret the quiet one and John doing most of the talking (I jest Margaret !!). Nothing is to much trouble, they know everything and everyone on the island and given they have been doing this for nearly 30 years, their enthusiasm is still infectious. Top recommendation.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2014

Great Location in the centre of Bowmore - very comfortable rooms - excellent bathrooms - awesome breakfast - great value. All of this and a genuinely warm and friendly welcome - what nice people - I will definitely return!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

My husband and I spent 3 nights here end of September. Lambeth House is in Bowmore which is a very centrally located town in which to easily see all of Islay. It is in town so we walked to restaurants, etc.. Margaret & John were very helpful with local information. The bedroom and bathroom had every amenity and a lovely,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014

This was outrsecond time at the Lambeth Guest House in Bowmore. We stayed 4 nights and could have stayed easily 10 more nights. The bed are more comfortable that the beds at Ritz Hotel in London. The breakfast is plentiful and home made. The hospitality shown by Margaret and John is is warming. This is definitely a home away from... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

We cam from germany for a Islay Whisky Tour in September. As we arrived we got a warm welcome here in this house. Very friendly and nice owners. The breakfast was delicous. We will looking no further. Thank you for a great vacation. Hope we will see us soon again

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

For an excellent B&B, with great hosts and a truly amazing breakfast! Thx Margaret for making our stay on Islay extra special. Just returned home from the Islay Jazz festival, a must for all lovers for cool music, amazing scenery and really first class people. Marie & Franz ( Scotland + Austria )

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Address: Jamieson Street | Bowmore Isle of Islay, Bowmore, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > The Hebrides > Islay > Bowmore
Number of rooms: 6
Also Known As:
Lambeth House Hotel Bowmore
Lambeth Guest House Bowmore, Islay

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