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Chester-le-Street, United Kingdom
Reviewed September 23, 2016

Sornbank is a beautiful B & B located in an area where it is ideal for exploring the island. Kath was such a welcoming hostess and extremely helpful with any queries we had. The room was very comfortable and spotless and totally quiet. Hopefully we will be able to visit again and stay longer next time.

Thank Joni L
Watford, United Kingdom
Reviewed September 4, 2014

Katherine welcomed us when we arrived after 8pm. The stay was comfortable in every way. I couldn't recommend this place highly enough. The twin room & bathroom were huge, the comfort throughout was wonderful. The location is perfect for exploring Islay.

Thank HertsDecorator
Port Ellen, United Kingdom
Reviewed September 4, 2013

The B&B has a twin room and a double room available and also two self catering properties.The B&B rooms are very clean and very well decorated,the twin room is very big with it's own private bath/shower room and the double room has a small en-suite with shower.The Coachman's flat sleeps two people and has a balcony overlooking the river and...

Thank IslayLocal2013
Reviewed August 20, 2013

Stayed for 3 nights at Sornbank in the double room at the back and never felt more welcome anywhere! Room/bathroom spotless. Breakfast is super and Katherine is a very nice, friendly and helpful person. The b&b has a very good location to see a lot of the island. On Katherine's advice we spent a day on Jura as well and...

Thank Maria V
Reviewed July 2, 2013

The balcony of the first floor, 'Coachman's flat' at Sornbank looks out over a weir on the river at Bridgend. A heron stalks the fish below. Swallows sweep the surface of the river and many birds spend time in the trees opposite. A few minutes walk up the road leads to the start of a 3 mile walk through mixed...

Thank lizziesbirds
Stourbridge, United Kingdom
Reviewed May 20, 2013

My Wife and I enjoyed our 3 nights at this B&B. The location was central to the islands visiting spots but a car is essential to see them easily. The room we had was on the front of the building ans was subject to some vehicle noise in the mornings, but this was a minor problem. The room and bathroom...

Thank silverfox1942
Reviewed May 19, 2013

Stayed at this homely guesthouse for two nights, very comfortable, delicious breakfast. The owner Katherine was very friendly and helpful, would definitely return. Bridgend is an ideal central location to explore the island.

Thank Scotsrose
Liverpool, United Kingdom
Reviewed April 6, 2013

Stayed in the Bank Flat at Sornbank again. Great accommodation, friendly welcome and great location. The Great Bridgend Duck Race right outside the window too! Flat has everything you need and is great value. Highlight this stay 5 otters!

2Thank Davekb54
Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed September 16, 2012

The Bank Flat at Sornbank - Just returned home after spending a week at The Bank Flat and we really enjoyed our stay. The accommodation is very roomy with a lovely twin bedroom, spacious lounge and well equipped kitchen. The bathroom is modern and the whole apartment is spotless! The location at Bridgend is nice and central for days out...

1Thank Jane D
Reviewed August 20, 2012

Just home after a short break on Islay.We stayed at Sornbank for four nights and thoroughly enjoyed our visit.Sornbank is a lovely B&B with a lovely family feel.Our room was lovely and spacious with everything we needed and a huge bathroom with a shower and bath...Katherine will spend time showing you where to go and visit and also goes that...

1Thank Lynda D
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Sornbank is located in the village of Bridgend, ideal for exploring Islay. We offer B&B and two adjacent self catering properties. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Sornbank

Address: Bridgend PA44 7PQ, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > The Hebrides > Islay > Bridgend
Price Range: $48 - $81 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 2
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“The twin room for sure”
 of 5 bubbles HertsDecorator, Sep 4, 2014 | Read review
“If staying in the room a lot, choose the twin room because it has 2 chairs to sit and read a book or watch tv comfortably.”
 of 5 bubbles 390MariaV, Aug 20, 2013 | Read review
“I had a twin room which was very big with a large bathroom,the double room is smaller but is fine with it's own ensuite also,i would recommend the twin room.”
 of 5 bubbles siobhanw210, Jun 9, 2012 | Read review
“Double room is smaller than the twin but both very warm,clean and comfortable....”
 of 5 bubbles InaS354, Apr 16, 2012 | Read review
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