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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Ok, so technically its the only hotel, but it would take an exceptional hotel to beat the Colonsay. The bedroom was good, the bed so comfortable i had a brilliant night sleep each night i was there. The weather was atrocious, the ferry got cancelled, but sat in the hotel lounge by the great log fire it just didn't seem... More 

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Dundee, United Kingdom
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28 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

On a two day visit to the island. Hotel was delightful and the staff very welcoming. Gave us a secure place to keep our bikes - not that there was much chance of them disappearing here - and kept our backpacks during the day till our ferry departure. Room small but well furnished. High quality materials. Food in restaurant excellent.... More 

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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29 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The only hotel on this very nice island. The food was excellent, and the staff very efficient. The manager was particularly helpful and accommodating. The rooms, or rather our room is as advertised, a little small with a particularly small shower room, but nothing that was not made clear on the website. As you might expect it was very quiet.... More 

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Dumbarton, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We based ourselves, our family and friends here for our wedding. We got married in the gardens at Kiloran house but we ate and drank the night away at the hotel. The hotel has been decorated beautifully, reflecting the coastal venue and the rooms were very nice. However, this place is made brilliant by the manager Ivan and his staff.... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2016

Stayed at the Colonsay Hotel last week end and found the whole experience to be fantastic. We have been in the hotel trade for over twenty years and this hotel ticked all the boxes. The manager Ivan was amazing and could not do enough for us. He made our stay perfect.

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Scotland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2016

Our room was "Cable Bay" lovely room with a view of the Gardens and the sea. Staff ( albeit a bit short handed) were super efficient and helpful, nothing was too much trouble for them. Had a few drinks sitting out in the Garden, there was a lovely wee breeze that kept the midges away. Food was excellent had something... More 

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Manchester, England, United Kingdom
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131 reviews
30 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2016 via mobile

Our friends invited us to Colonsay and we were wowed. Blessed with fabulous sunshine for all 4 days, we found the Island, the people and the hospitality at 'The Colonsay' all stunning. Rooms were clean and comfortable, food very good and the quiz night and live music nights were great.

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Hampshire
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9 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2016

What a wonderful surprise this hotel was. We arrived on the lovely island of Colonsay and within minutes we were checking into this fabulous hotel. The décor was very tasteful and just up my street. I was very impressed with all the food, especially the vegetarian options. The staff were very helpful and professional. I was sad to leave and... More 

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Southam, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
5 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2016

The Colonsay is everything you want from a hotel - fabulous location, efficient and friendly service and wonderful food. All of this delivered in a very relaxed environment - interior simple but stylish and service second to none. Very highly recommend visiting this wonderful hotel and island. We were so lucky with our weather which was also amazing.

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England
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49 reviews
30 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2016

When choosing which islands to visit, we were attracted to Colonsay having read reviews of this hotel. Had this not been an entry in The Good Pub Guide we would not have gone to Colonsay. The room was extremely spacious, the hotel beautiful and spotless and the service from Ivan and his team was excellent. Lovely breakfasts and a good... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Golf course
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
Services
  • Laundry Service
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Banquet Room
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Delightful small hotel on idyllic island with deep sofas, log fires, lively bar with Colonsay brewed ales and relaxed restaurant using locally sourced produce with emphasis on seafood. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Colonsay

Address: Scalasaig, PA61 7YP, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > The Hebrides > Isle of Colonsay
Price Range: $115 - $185 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Colonsay 3*
Number of rooms: 9
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