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    Lochside Hotel

    20 Shore Street, Bowmore PA43 7LB, Scotland
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    Reviewed September 5, 2016

    We stayed at this hotel 2013 before the renovation. When we where planning a new trip we said -Why not, it wasent the most fancy place but it will do. As we entered the reception we knew that we where in for a hugh surprise....More

    2  Thank Peter H
    Reviewed September 3, 2016

    We stayed here to be close to the Bowmore Distillery. The rooms are small but well and tastefully furnished/designed with good toiletries. The staff are welcoming, friendly and professional. The breakfast is very good as well, as it is cooked to order not just a...More

    1  Thank Ullans
    Reviewed August 26, 2016

    The rooms are lovely and bathrooms completely updated. Beds are cozy and comfortable. The food in the restaurant was very good, whether ordering off the menu for dinner of enjoying the complementary breakfast. The staff is wonderfully friendly and accommodating and the pub becomes a...More

    1  Thank Jeanne K
    Reviewed August 24, 2016 via mobile

    If you can choose the room number 9, you will appreciate the view, the comfort and a very cute design. Staff is very friendly and we highly recommend this place for a stay in bowmore. The bar has plenty of whiskey to try! And good...More

    1  Thank Didacasa
    Reviewed August 15, 2016

    The staff were all really friendly and helpful in this recently refurbished hotel. Phil has an excellent knowledge on the Island great malts, and the girls in the restaurant are all really attentive. The food was ecxellent with a great choice of drinks. With fabulous...More

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    • $131 - $175 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 12
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    • Islay >
    • Bowmore
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    • Lochside Hotel Bowmore, Islay
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    Laura T
    March 25, 2017|
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    Response from Neil M | Property representative |
    Please call the hotel on 01496810244 or book online at lochsidehotel, thanks
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    izzy065
    January 28, 2016|
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    Response from Krister L | Reviewed this property |
    There was indees a kettle in the room and no extra charge for the towels and sheets when we were there. Do call them on the phone to be sure and clarify any uncertainties. They are really helpful!
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    "As far up as you can possibly get!"
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    "Great little pizza place 3 house down."
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    "If you can manage the winding stairs, the top floor rooms have great views."
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    "Book direct with hotel not a booking agent. Do not take rooms 1-7 see review"
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