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Struan House

Harbour Street, Tarbert PA29 6UD, Scotland
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Ranked #7 of 14 Tarbert B&B and Inns
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
Karen347 Glasgow, United Kingdom
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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36 reviews 36 reviews
9 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Stayed here for one night during a cycling trip. John kindly assisted us put our bikes in a secure storage area. Although we had not given an exact arrival time john and Kirsten were waiting on us. The rooms were immaculate with tea/coffee making facilities. The rooms were not en-suite but we had a private bathroom. The views of the... More

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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34 reviews 34 reviews
11 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband booked up this Guest House online since we were catching the mid morning ferry to Islay. From the outset of booking Kirsten was more than helpful, from emailing us back to make sure that we had the correct Tarbert to suggesting we might wish to book a table in their restaurant (Scotts) since they are open to be... More

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King's Lynn, United Kingdom
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3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

This guest house has its own restaurant and is located right next to the harbour. It was easy to find and has parking right outside. The welcome from the owners was very warm and nothing was too much trouble. Breakfast choices were advised the night before so a freshly cooked breakfast was ready at the time I requested. Although I... More

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Durham, United Kingdom
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80 reviews 80 reviews
23 hotel reviews
75 helpful votes 75 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

We stayed here, as many do, on our way to catch a ferry to Islay. The room was cute, comfy and clean. The hosts were very welcoming and accommodating (as others have said, they don't live on site, but they made every effort to find out what time we would be arriving and be there to greet us - it... More

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Lafayette, Colorado
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50 reviews 50 reviews
28 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

On the plus side, the hotel is in an attractive location right on the harbor in Tarbert. Our room was nicely furnished and looked out over the harbor. The host was friendly and breakfast quite good (and served in time for us to catch the ferry to Islay.) On the minus side, we had to call a number and wait... More

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StruanHouse, Owner at Struan House, responded to this review

Thank you for describing our property as quaint and atmospheric. It is a lovely harbour side property. If I may clarify a couple of points. This is a typical B&B and not a hotel so if we are in the village or out walking the number on the door is for the quest to call us if they arrive at... More

Dublin, Ireland
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

We stayed in a double ensuite with wifi. Room was cosey, comfortable, very clean with tea and coffee facilities and tv.There were lovely walks with views of Tarbert right beside b&b. Food was gorgeous and John and Kristin couldn't have been nicer. Highly recommend this establishment.

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Billingham, United Kingdom
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25 reviews 25 reviews
13 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2014

We stayed here for 3 nights while doing the first two stages of the Kintyre Way. John and Kristin were very friendly and helpful. We had two rooms Eigg and Gigha. Eigg is a twin at the front of the house, the bathroom and toilet are just across the landing. Don't let this put you off, we didn't find it... More

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Ayr, Scotland
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24 reviews 24 reviews
13 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2014

Very nice room overlooking the harbour, good wifi, very friendly owners, lovely breakfasts. Strongly recommend! (And also strongly recommend the bistro). Easy to find, easy to park, good central location.

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Darwin, Australia
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98 reviews 98 reviews
40 hotel reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2013

We had a twin room at the front and it had a good view of the harbour - and a more beautiful harbour would be hard to find. The room was smallish with a bathroom across the hall. But the price was good and the breakfast filling.

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Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2013

Fantastic B&B at a Fantastic price. The lady(I'm sorry I didn't ask your name) was very accommodating and helpful. The rooms were lovely and views over the harbour much appreciated. We ate in the restaurant and although there wasn't a huge choice, what we had was excellent. The choice of beers & whisky was also spot on. Highly recommended and... More

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Address: Harbour Street, Tarbert PA29 6UD, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Argyll and Bute > Tarbert
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Small family run bed and breakfast.We also run a small bistro at this property. ... more   less 
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