Rosgorm has a 5* quality assurance award from the Scottish tourist board. The house was completely renovated in 2014 and provides luxurious holiday accommodation for up to 6 people in a traditional cottage in the heart of the village, just a few minutes' walk from all l …see more
Old School Islay is a beautifully renovated historical building which dates from 1878. It has recently been converted to a luxury holiday rental. The school features four bedrooms, two ensuite, one main bathroom, a large kitchen dining area and a spacious living room. T …see more
Coullabus Beag overlooks the RSPB reserve at Loch Gruinart, is disabled and pet friendly and benefits from underfloor, air source eco heating system. Large and airy living room with patio doors onto enclosed garden with feature well, providing water supply which is UV f …see more
The Bay is a comfortable, family holiday home situated on the sea front in Portnahaven. The cottage overlooks the bay which has a safe, sandy beach - ideal for playing, swimming, and hunting for crabs. The bay is also home to many seals, which bask on the rocks below th …see more
“Ideal location for an ideal island” The house is ideally located. A couple of hiccups at the beginning were soon fixed. Little things, like a place to hang wet clothes, were missing but have already been notified to the owner, who was pleased to get
“Lovely, clean and tidy house and Bowmore was delightful.”
Reviewed 7 Sep 2016
The house was spotlessly clean, the beds were comfortable and the kitchen was well equipped. Plenty of room to park and a nice garden for the dog. Very good location to explore Islay.… More
Thank you for the excellent review of our holiday home, Sue, we really appreciate you taking the time to write it. It is always a delight to hear that our guests enjoyed their time on Islay. If you plan to visit the island again, we would be delighted to hear from you.
Reviewed 27 Sep 2016
The house was very clean and in a central location. The owner was very helpful and I would highly recommend this house to anyone.… More
Thank you Steven for the excellent review, it is much appreciated. So glad that you and your party enjoyed your time on Islay. We would be only to pleased to welcome again whenever you wish to visit Islay
“Great Place” Really nice place with plenty of room for 8 people to spread out. Everything we needed while away from home. Just a couple of blocks from the center of town and the ferry. The owner was very responsive and helpful before and during o
Very clean, spacious, well equipped, warm and conveniently located. Could not ask for more! If I ever come back to Islay I would definitely stay in Puffin Cottage again.… More
Thank you very much for your lovely review, I am so pleased that your stay in Islay was made more enjoyable with us. We are a team and we are very happy when our efforts on your behalf are appreciated by our guests. Please come back again to Islay and a very warm welcome at Puffin Cottage.
“Fab Well Located Cottage With a Smashing Owner”
Reviewed 20 Apr 2016
I visited Puffin Cottage with 3 friends for an activity/whisky trip and we were delighted with the accommodation which is even better than the photos suggest. Lyle was fantastic to deal with from star… More
Thank you so much for your great review. It was a real pleasure to be able to help you and your friends enjoy this beautiful island, and all it has to offer. Your thanks also will be appreciated by Lesley and Alison who do such an amazing job keeping the cottage in tip top condition for our guests. Please do come back and see us again, you will be made out welcome. Many thanks, Lyle
“Magical Islay & Puffin Cottage”
Reviewed 26 Mar 2016
Puffin Cottage is a magical stay on a magical island.
Comfortable, cosy and with everything you would need.
A short 10 minute drive or bus to the Bowmore distillery.
But from here (on Lyle's recomm… More
How brilliant that you had a great time and also that you have passed on good recommendations about where to go in the evenings to other travellers. I'm so delighted that you had found Puffin Cottage perfect for your trip to Islay and I look forward to seeing you again hopefully to stay longer next time, after all ther are eight distilleries and another three in the pipeline! Best wishes, Lyle
Cairn Cottage is ideally located to explore the Isle of Islay and is well suited for families and large groups, sleeping up to 11. With fabulous views overlooking Kilnaughton Bay the house is just a five to ten minute walk from a sandy beach. Pets allowed by arrangement …see more
“a great place to stay, excellent location and accomodation,” The place is located on the main road, easy to find, facing the beach. The beds are great, the bathrooms are very good. The kitchen is well appointed with anything needed for cooking. It is
We received a warm welcome with tea and biscuits from Susan, who provided us with friendly and efficient service throughout our stay. Provisions to get us through the first few days were provided, whi… More
Glad you enjoyed your stay. Come back any time. Very welcome.
livislay is situated in the village of Port Ellen on the island of Islay ,Scotland.
Sleeps 6 people, bed linen and towels provided.
Fully fitted kitchen (dishwasher,washing machine, microwave)
Dining area with patio doors giving access to patio and outside dining area …see more
The cottages named after the beaches of Islay's west coast have central heating throughout and open fires or stoves, for the odd chilly night. Initial supplies of coal or peat are supplied in a bunker by your back door. Electricity is now included in your rate.Pe …see more
“Beautiful house in a wonderful setting” The house was warm and wecoming for our party of 3. The main dining room could house many more and had a piano with great acoustics. We were within easy walking distance of 3 distillaries, (Ardbeg had an excelle
We arrived in May to find this stunning converted church surrounded by a thick carpet of bluebells and with a deer roaming around the garden. It has three very comfortable bedrooms sporting lovely fur… More
“cosy church near some of the greatest distilleries”
Reviewed 6 Nov 2011
For the third time I have stayed at Lagavulin Hall an it always impresses when you enter the church
We will be back next year… More
Reviewed 30 Oct 2011
We booked this particular holiday home because it had been recommended to us and it is in a prime location; out of the village but near enough for cycling and walking. It is near beaches, beautiful w… More
Claggan is a family holiday house which has been owned for 4 generations .It stands in its own garden, down a private drive surrounded by farmland with a view of the sea. It is quiet but not remote.The village of Bridgend is 1km away, with a hotel/ pub, an exc …see more
The house is suitable for families sharing, or tourist groups. There is space to roam, the beach is a twenty minute walk or five minutes in by car. The bluffs behind the house are home to a wide variety of birds. Kilchoman is very private and very safe for children. …see more
Fieldgate Cottage, which sleeps six, has three bedrooms, two twins and a double. Fieldgate stands separate to the others and was built in recent years. It has a double and twin bedroom upstairs and a further twin on the ground floor. There is a comfortable sitting ro …see more
“Lovely cottage in a lovely place - just perfect!” Such a lovely cottage on the beautiful island of Islay.
This was our first visit to Islay and Tigh Na Creag and the island exceeded all of our expectations.
Sheilagh made us feel very welcome f
High standard of accommodation.
Shortbread & whisky left as a 'welcome' gift - very thoughtful.
Owner was very helpful… More
Thank you for the review, glad you liked Tigh Na Creag and my welcome gift. Hope you make it back to Port Wemyss again in the future.
“Beautiful house in lovely area”
Reviewed 17 Jun 2015
Had a great stay at Tigh Na Creag
House was very well equipped and walking distance to a great pub and shop.
would recommend to friends and family… More
Thank you for your lovely comments of Tigh Na Creag and the pub and shop. I am sure Laura and Alisdair will be pleased too.Maybe you will make it back for another Whisky Festival.
“Great, comfortable, well-equipped cottage.”
Reviewed 8 Mar 2014
I had a lovely, relaxing stay at Tigh na Creag. The cottage is well equipped with comfortable beds, well decorated and above all clean and welcoming. The fire was lovely especially with Islay peat to … More
Thank you for your lovely review, glad you enjoyed the Islay peat on the fire. It will be nice to have you stay again in the future.
“Wish we could have stayed longer!” Nia Roo was the perfect cottage for our unfortunately short stay on Islay. Great location, very cozy, clean and well kept. Jean was available to answer any questions we had before and during our stay. Thank you! We h
“Great cottage, positioned perfectly in a special place.”
Reviewed 14 Nov 2014
This cottage has everything you need. Very well laid out. The decanter of whisky is a nice touch. The owner is great to deal with, even offering an extra night when there was a problem with the ferry'… More
Many thanks for taking the time to review our cottage Phil. I am so glad you enjoyed your stay at Nia Roo and our lovely island. It was a good choice for a last minute short break.
“Lovely cottage in a lovely area.”
Reviewed 16 Jun 2014
We thoroughly enjoyed our stay during the Islands festival week. The lovely cottage is light and airy and equipped to a high standard. The back garden is secure so it's good for any four legged visito… More
Hi Richard & Gilly
Thank you so much for the lovely review - I really appreciate you taking the time.
“A perfect stay on Islay”
Reviewed 23 Feb 2015
I have stayed at Nia Roo twice recently and it was a wonderful choice. A cosy retreat centrally located in Bowmore, which is the best location on the island.
Nia Roo is very well appointed and very… More
Thank you Jeremy I am so glad you enjoyed staying in Nia Roo. We look forward to you coming back to stay with us and exploring a bit more of our lovely island.
“A heavenly getaway” Ellister Lodge is just wonderful. We visited here with our two young children and the place is incredibly kiddie-friendly. It's in a beautiful location over-looking the sea and there are chickens roaming about (the kids loved it!).
Lovely house, plenty of space, fabulous views. Really nice helpful owner, nothing too much trouble. The kitchen was great to use and really well equipped. In fact everything in the house was fresh an… More
Thank you so much, we do try and this makes it worth it!
This semi-detached two storey cottage, built in 1890 as accommodation for slate workers, is fully modernised and sleeps up to 5 adults. It is situated on Kilchiaran Farm, a working farm with both sheep and cattle, which has a distinctive round steading built in 1825, no …see more
I visited Puffin Cottage with 3 friends for an activity/whisky trip and we were delighted with the accommodation which is even better than the photos suggest. Lyle was fantastic to deal with from start to finish and was endlessly patient with my requ …
great house- wouldn't hesitate to return
Lovely house, plenty of space, fabulous views. Really nice helpful owner, nothing too much trouble. The kitchen was great to use and really well equipped. In fact everything in the house was fresh and clean. We were sad to leave and wouldn't hesita …
Islay65 Luxury Self Catering
Fantastic cottage with warm welcome
We received a warm welcome with tea and biscuits from Susan, who provided us with friendly and efficient service throughout our stay. Provisions to get us through the first few days were provided, which was a massive help after a long drive with kids …
Seal Cottage, Portnahaven, Isle of Islay, Argyll
A great place to stay
Lovely cottage. Heather and Jim so helpful. It would be grand to return to annually. The people and location are just the best. +++ …
Self-catering Cottage - Mo Dachaidh
The house was very clean and in a central location. The owner was very helpful and I would highly recommend this house to anyone. …