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Lowestoft, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The bar is comfy and sells real ale on draft. This was the only draft ale we found on the island and in good condition. We booked for the restaurant (to be recommended as it was full). Great range of seafood and local meats. All well presented, good portions and excellent taste. Service great.

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped for lunch on a wildlife trip ! Best fish and chips on island told by locals ! Didn't disappoint! Even though I had macaroni cheese ! Being vegetarian! Friendly service ! great food ! Near a few shops and harbour Worth a visit if in Shetland x

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Aberdeenshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Recommended to me by a colleague, I was delighted with my stay at the Scalloway. Despite a slightly drab looking bar/reception area (I understand that these are just about to be remodelled), my room was fresh and comfortable, with a powerful shower and quality bedding. The whole experience was topped off by a good range of quality food at dinner/breakfast....

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Ledgewood, NJ
Reviewed November 30, 2016

I recently spent 2 nights (Saturday and Sunday evenings) at the Scalloway Hotel. My room and en-suite shower room were attractively decorated and well-equipped; the bed was very comfortable. I chose to have both of my evening meals in the hotel's restaurant; the food and service were excellent. I can certainly understand why the local couple who recommended the Scalloway...

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Sunderland
Reviewed November 21, 2016 via mobile

I work offshore and I was delayed with bad weather in the Shetlands. I was with 16 other offshore workers. The oil company put us up for the night in Salloway Hotel. We arrived at receptiosion and the staff didnt seemed very pleased to see us. We had 3 tables reserved in the bar rather than the restaurant. Which was...

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Ockley, United Kingdom
Reviewed November 9, 2016

Arriving at 8.30 on a dark Friday morning, we didn't expect our rooms to be ready. We were warmly welcomed, allowed to freshen up and then treated to an amazing full Scottish breakfast by Peter, the very hands on owner. By the end of breakfast, our rooms were ready and so began a weekend of true old school hospitality. The...

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San Francisco, California
Reviewed October 10, 2016

Scalloway Hotel Weeks before our trip I was sitting in my California office, looking online for accommodations in Shetland A picture of the lamb dinner on the Scalloway Hotel web page made me salivate, and I added “lamb dinner at the Scalloway Hotel” to our itinerary. Sadly, we could not stay at the hotel due to mobility issues, but the...

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1Thank Wilsonna
UK
Reviewed October 8, 2016

Stayed here for two nights with my 13 year old son , on our first trip to Shetland. It's a great hotel and the customer service is second to non. The staff are very smiley and nothing is too much trouble. The food is awesome - try the crab, and the breakfasts scrumptious. They deserve their award. We hope to...

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1Thank lrj_uk
newport on Tay Fife
Reviewed October 5, 2016 via mobile

We planned our 5 night break for our first visit to Shetland using Tripadviser and saw the glowing comments for this modernised port side hotel. Could it be true? Absolutely. When we booked we asked for a harbour view and whilst he had none available Peter promised to give us one if he could. We arrived to find a small...

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Nottinghamshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed October 3, 2016 via mobile

Excellent location on harbour front. Smallish room due to building restrictions but big enouhh and beautifully decorated with Shetland products. Well designed bathroom. Room 201 has good outlook. Breakfast had everything you could want. Amount varied though! One day two eggs sausage and bacon but two days one of each!! Quality top rate. Ate in restaurant and bar and in...

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Amenities

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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
Food & drink at the hotel
Scalloway Hotel Restaurant
Scalloway Hotel Restaurant
Cuisines: Seafood, Contemporary, Scottish
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking

Additional Information about Scalloway Hotel

Address: Main Street, Scalloway ZE1 0TR, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Shetland Islands > Mainland > Scalloway
Price Range: $118 - $169 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Scalloway Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 23
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“I found room 211 to be great”
 of 5 bubbles hadleymike, 5 weeks ago | Read review
“Ask for a front seaview.”
 of 5 bubbles billbryce, Nov 9, 2016 | Read review
“A sea view is a must”
 of 5 bubbles maggiej792, Aug 29, 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a harbour-view room. All rooms are quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles LeslieMcDonnell, Aug 13, 2016 | Read review
“Found the rooms very small for the price avoid room 208 not a very good view.”
 of 5 bubbles brewboy1, Aug 8, 2016 | Read review
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