I was up for a weekend visit as my husband is working on the island this hotel was excellent. Food great as was the staff. Would love to come back in the summer. Seafood platter and Sunday dinner were both thoroughly enjoyed.
- Also Known As:
- Lochindaal Hotel Port Charlotte, Islay
- Official Description (provided by the hotel):
- We have a small family run hotel with a friendly local atmosphere.Our chef's speciality is fresh local seafood fresh off the local fishing boats the same day it is prepared/cooked.Our chef prides himself in preparing dishes to suit the guest, with enough notice he can cook you almost anything.The public bar has a large wood burning stove and a pool table. The bar also boasts a huge selection of very rare malts, some of which are served by the glass. The comfortable newly refurbished lounge bar accommodates guests wishing to enjoy lunch or dinner in front of a real Islay peat fire.Families with children are actively welcomed. Hotel accommodation is relatively basic but clean and great value for money. The hotel has two ensuite rooms set away from the hotel in the Joiner's Loft and they offer privacy and peace away from the busy bar.The Lochindaal is a truly local establishment, the owner's family has owned the hotel for over 100 years and this is reflected in the warm Islay welcome you always receive. Slainte! ... more less