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“Cute house in great location”
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The Cottage has been awarded a 4 Star rating by the Scottish Tourist Board.
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The Cottage has been awarded a 4 Star rating by the Scottish Tourist Board.
The view of Loch Leodamais, from the front door of the cottage The lounge area has seating for six and a log burning stove for that cosy evening in
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The Cottage has been awarded a 4 Star rating by the Scottish Tourist Board.
The view of Loch Leodamais, from the front door of the cottage
The lounge area has seating for six and a log burning stove for that cosy evening in
The cottage is located beside the village post office and 30 meters from the cosy Ardview Inn
The oak floored lounge area has satellite tv, multimedia players and free unlimited wifi
The village green and beach, looking out from the double bedroom window
The oak floored dining area, seats six and has a child's high chair
The walled garden has sunny patios and a herbal area for the use of guests
The modern kitchen is fully fitted, with dish washer, washer and drier, microwave etc etc
The King Bed Room has satellite tv and looks out onto the village garden
The cot has adjustable mattress heights, making it suitable for babies and for toddlers
The flags and mast of the old Islay ferry Lochiel, have a prominent position in the village garden
The Double Bedroom looks out onto the walled garden and onto the village green
The walled garden viewed from the first floor shower room
The Scottish Tourist Board 4 Star rating award reflects the quality and standard of the accommodatio
This Scottish Tourist Board award reflects the adequacy of the facilities provided for walkers etc
The American Monument to the Lusitania and Otranto at the Mull of Oa, close to the village
The view of Jura, Islay and Mull from the highest hill on Islay, close to the village
The beach at Kilinallin in winter. Islay has many unspoilt beaches, most near Port Ellen
Islay oysters. The fish stall in the village sells fresh lobster, crab, oysters, scallops and fish
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3 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 6
Port Ellen, Islay, The Hebrides, Scotland

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oslolisen
Oslo, Norway
Level 3 Contributor
16 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
“Cute house in great location”
Reviewed March 29, 2018 for a stay in May 2017

We were only 3 people and could have easily fit more friends in this cute and excellently located house in the middle of Port Ellen. Host was great, lots of information to share. Feels like having a real harbour during your Islay visit. Since the two whisky enthusiasts of the trio are "gold coast" fans, we were in the best location possible - walking distance from the closest three distilleries on the east coast north of Port Ellen. Restaurants, shops and the local pub are all a few steps away. The garden is charming, we had breakfast there every morning the weather allowed (we're not spoilt from home, so it was pretty much every day...) Would stay here again and warmly recommend Islay 65 to anyone!

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Hobart, Australia
Reviewed October 16, 2017 for a stay in October 2017

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alastair2...
Scotland
2 reviews
“Swedish Whisky Tour”
Reviewed May 17, 2017 for a stay in May 2017

Perfect location. Convenient for pubs and restaurants. Friendly welcome with milk, coffee and biscuits laid out for us. Cannot fault the accommodation in any way. We wanted for nothing (except more time on the island). Peaceful back garden which we would have liked more time to enjoy of a quiet evening sipping a dram. The house is family friendly but was just as good for our group of 4 guys. Very highly recommended. Definitely will come back here again.

Your age range 50-64
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Eric B
Geneva, Switzerland
Level 3 Contributor
16 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
“Feels like home ”
Reviewed April 23, 2017 for a stay in April 2017
1
person found this review helpful

I've been in this house more than 5 times and it keeps getting better and better.

The house is very well located. It's clean and wonderfully decorated.

The three rooms are comfortable, the kitchen is well equipped, the garden is charming.

The owner and the housekeeper are so nice and welcoming.

I can't think of anything negative to say about this place. It's simply perfect and it feels like home.

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Kate R
Level 1 Contributor
3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
“Comfort and Convenience”
Reviewed September 11, 2016 for a stay in September 2016

Warm and friendly welcome from Susan to a lovely cottage, very well appointed, and extremely comfortable. Great position, being a few minutes from the ferry terminal, most opposite the village green and beach, and just yards from the Post Office, Co-Op, and pub !
We will be back.

Traveling group: Spouse/Partner
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Reviewed August 15, 2016 for a stay in July 2016
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Management Response
Aug 16, 2016
Glad you enjoyed your stay. Come back any time. Very welcome.
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DorothySt...
Lockerbie, United Kingdom
Level 6 Contributor
108 reviews
18 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
“Warm, comfortable, spotlessly clean and well equipped !”
Reviewed March 20, 2016 for a stay in March 2016

A very cosy house with everything you could possibly need. Lovely welcome from Susan and everything ready for us. Spotlessly clean, comfortable bed, satisfactory shower and well equipped kitchen.
Very handy for the ferry, only a couple of minutes to the harbour.
Small coop just a few yards away and Islay Hotel also handy for a nice meal.

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Traveling group: Spouse/Partner
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