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Scarinish Hotel

Isle of Tiree, PA77 6UH, Scotland
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
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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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Prospect, Canada
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had a lovely 3 nights in this hotel. I am not at all fond of soul-less cookie cutter urban chain motels and this is certainly not one of those. The room was very adequate; clean, simple, comfy. The hotel staff were generous, friendly, accommodating and personable. The building had "character" - a commodity in short supply in most hotels. Loved... More

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Balfron, United Kingdom
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28 reviews 28 reviews
8 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

Stayed for one night as attending a family funeral Had lunch after funeral Then evening meal with family at night. Had the crab claws and they were delicious All the party were happy with the quality of the food and size of the portions. Breakfast in the morning was good and service again excellent Stay away a lot on business... More

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Port Moody, Canada
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90 reviews 90 reviews
27 hotel reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

Two glorious sun-filled days on Tiree were spectacular, but this hotel was not. It's tired and rundown, and does not offer value for money. It's location is on the picturesque harbour and is central for touring the island. The bar is patronised by the working man here and was noisy and unfriendly when we dropped in for a beer. I'm... More

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Kendal, United Kingdom
11 reviews 11 reviews
6 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

This hotel is in a glorious location overlooking a tiny harbour but I'm afraid it seems to rely on this, plus an almost complete lack of competition, to charge high end prices for low end provision. I'd requested a sea view but found that it was obscured by failed double-glazing. I was told I could change rooms after 2 nights... More

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Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom
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7 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

This has to be the worst place to stay on a trip to the islands. I guess there is no competition but it needs a complete refit to call itself a hotel. The price we paid compared to other hotels on other islands such as Colonsay and Coll was very high for the quality of the accommodation. We would not... More

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
5 reviews 5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

We recently spend one night at this hotel although we had booked for three. On arrival we were met with an over powering smell of cooking fat. The hotel looked very tired and things did not improve when we entered our room. It also was in need of some TLC and the shower cubicle was a disgrace with black mildew... More

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Cirencester, United Kingdom
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5 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

Following our visit to the games in Glasgow we booked this hotel as it was closest to ferry terminal and we had no car. Set in lovely location of the old harbour in Scarinish it does not capitalise on this in any way whatsoever. The food on first night was good as was the service from a delightful waitress (who... More

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
17 reviews 17 reviews
5 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

Have just returned from a wonderful 3 days at this hotel in Tiree. The staff could not have been more helpful, very clean with lovely large towels and the food excellent. Portion size a bit large for me - if you are going for dinner - skip lunch!! Sadly, it was a bit 'tired' and in need of a full... More

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147 reviews 147 reviews
72 hotel reviews
82 helpful votes 82 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

My friend and I booked two single en-suite rooms. One was en-suite (room 11) and the other had a private bathroom (room 8), which anybody had access to. The accommodation was poor, with very poor decor, worn carpets and black mould around the grouting in the bathroom. The room was reasonably clean, but there were lots of cobwebs etc. The... More

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58 reviews 58 reviews
31 hotel reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

If you are coming by air you can pick up a car at the airport, hired from Maclennans, which (if you are not up to cycling) is well worth it to get about, as public transport is limited and walking to places is surprisingly long for a smallish island.. The Scarinish is a typical island hotel, not 5 star but... More

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Address: Isle of Tiree, PA77 6UH, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > The Hebrides > Isle of Tiree
Number of rooms: 16
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