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Castlebay, HS9 5XD Scotland See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Room Service
Family Rooms
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All reviews kisimul castle bar next door overlooking the bay superior room castlebay bar dining room live music fantastic hotel outer hebrides scallops wonderful view hotel restaurant comfortable rooms lovely room the ground floor early ferry fish and chips
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Reviewed 5 days ago

The Castlebay Hotel was as I expected comfortable, clean but it was in need of a little TLC. The MacNeil room was lovely and the view made it worth the extra money. The food in the restaurant was lovely and would be recommended to anyone....More

Thank Mandy E
Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel is next to the ferry terminal to Oban so has a bit of a captive audience. We met loads of people as we toured the islands who said they were booked in- and were often asked what we thought- which was a difficult...More

Thank matildagrace
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I expected so much more from this hotel. I arrived at 2.20pm, 40 minutes before the advertised check in time. I was told to return at 3pm even though there seemed to be no activity in the housekeeping department. So, back to the car, read...More

1  Thank Anne P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Castlebay hotel has a lovely vantage point as it looks out over the little castle in the bay. When we first walked in we were met by a lovely young lady who checked us in and gave us our keys. We had room 9 which...More

1  Thank LindaMc108
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Just returned from 2 nights staying at The Castlebay Hotel, and it was much better than the reviews on here would suggest. The staff are extremely friendly and helpful and it has an excellent bar attached, used by locals, so it can be a bit...More

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About
Description
Overlooking the bay and Kisimul Castle, the hotel has 15 rooms, most with sea views, and the busiest restaurant on Barra. The hotel is the oldest on the island and the only one open all year round. We have a More room specially designed for the less able-bodied. The hotel featured in the BBC TV series "An Island Parish".We are the only full service Hotel open year round on the Isle of Barra Less
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Restaurant
Room Service
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pool
Beachfront
Spa
Breakfast included
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
15
Price range
$59 - $175 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Castlebay Hotel Isle Of Barra, Scotland
Location
United Kingdom > Scotland > The Hebrides > Outer Hebrides > Isle of Barra
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
15
Price range
$59 - $175 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Castlebay Hotel Isle Of Barra, Scotland
Location
United Kingdom > Scotland > The Hebrides > Outer Hebrides > Isle of Barra
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Traveler (150)
Room & Suite (46)
Dining (11)
Pool & Beach (4)
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Liz M
August 29, 2018|
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Response from garym186534 | Reviewed this property |
Email the hotel direct. 😄
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Susan J
September 12, 2017|
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Response from Katie M | Reviewed this property |
You will need to ask hotel themselves Sorry I can't help.
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JamesD6221
August 9, 2017|
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Response from MMacNeil | Property representative |
Hi James, We do have availability for this time. please contact the hotel directly to make a reservation. Kind Regards,
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Room Tips
"a pub next door which is very loud if they have a function"
matildagrace
1 week ago
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"Sea view rooms are not worth the extra cost. My window was very small."
AnneP_11
2 weeks ago
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"pay extra for a sea view room, its fantastic"
therealaleman2016
4 weeks ago
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"ask for a sea view. the windows are small, but the bay is really beautiful."
lushchica
Aug 31, 2018
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