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Alnwick, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2016

It pains me to have to write a review detailing such an unpleasant experience as I have been subjected to at the hands of this business. I phoned last week and asked if they had a private room for me and if so what the cost would be for a single person, I was asked when I was looking to... More 

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Thank TessJayne
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3 hotel reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2016 via mobile

Nice accommodations and close enough to the mallaig ferry to walk - which is nice for your first or last day on the island. However, it is fairly far away from pubs or grocery stores and many of the main attractions on Skye. It is the not in an ideal location if you do not have a car.

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Thank Heather S
Vancouver, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2016

We had a wonderful stay at the Flora MacDonald hostel, and Peter is a very warm and kind host. The views from just outside the room are amazing. It's close enough to the ferry to walk (assuming you don't have large amounts of luggage). Great accommodations for the price!

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Thank Chelsea W
Southampton, United Kingdom
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4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2016 via mobile

A typical classic hostel with old but functional furnitures, it has a interesting fireplace as well. The owner, peter, is very friendly and funny. The view is very spectacular with amazing lake view while the facilities is proper enough. The wifi coverage could be improved though, and this hostel is located in a quite distance from famous attractions in isle... More 

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1 Thank Harinto
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2015 via mobile

Our stay at the Flora Macdonald Hostel was simply great. Peter is such a lovely person and the hostel offers everything you need to have a cosy evening after a day outside: clean toilet and kitchen, really cosy beds and linens and a really great view with horses in front and the ocean in the background. We had a fantastic... More 

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Thank Markus M
Sheffield
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2015

This is the first time I have stayed in an hostel so I don't have anything to compare it with. However I found the beds comfortable, kitchen well equipped, lovely long lounge with the aforementioned views. I enjoyed my chats with the owner, Peter. I would like to mention that the reviewer of 28.9.14 must have been reviewing another place.... More 

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Lisboa, Portugal
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2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

Great place to relax, private shower and toilet in the room, great kitchen, a room with fire, great, great view, and the best lovely couple as our hosts. Internet work fine in the common area. Best place to have some good time with friends!

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Thank Catarina_Lx
Singapore, Singapore
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2015

Good points: 1) En suite toilet and shower in each dorm. 2) Separate male and female dorms, for those worried of mixed dorms 3) View to die for, facing a water body. We missed it when we checked in, because of the weather, so pleasantly surprised the next morning, when the sun was shining bright. 4) Owners were nice and... More 

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Thank Ryan W
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

Please visit ths hostel...The best in the Isle of Skye....Amazng view and also good hospitality... the pic during the spring broke my heart and my frnds heart as well. cant forget to come here once again

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Thank arunshiva2008
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014 via mobile

I visited with my family in month of June. No drinking water. No hot water for taking bath No service after taking money. I kept calling in morning for room service. Mosquitos. Dirtiest bed sheets. Milk in the kitchen was well above its expiry

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Additional Information about Flora MacDonald

Address: The Glebe, Sleat IV44 8RG, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > The Hebrides > Isle of Skye > Sleat
Price Range: $21 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 15
Also Known As:
Flora MacDonald Isle Of Skye/Sleat, Scotland
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