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Isle of Barra Beach Hotel

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AMENITIES
Free Internet
Free parking
Breakfast Buffet
Beachfront
Non-smoking hotel
Restaurant
Family Rooms
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Reviewed 4 February 2019 via mobile

We visited on a rainy afternoon for tea, coffee & cake. The chocolate cake was delicious & the hot drinks were very good. The service was brilliant & we were made to feel right at home. Our two year old loved looking out of the...More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank Kirsty634
Reviewed 14 October 2018

Here is a hotel that should be absolutely spectacular which has been built to take advantage of the setting, eery room looking out onto the beach. However the dining room service was barely adequate and certainly not friendly. The draft beer was off waiting for...More

Date of stay: September 2018
5  Thank tnbrown
Reviewed 11 October 2018

I wish I had before I came here.... Hotel is very basic and not worth the high prices charged. Owners blame all faults on the hotel's remote location rather than take responsibility and put them right. We stayed in hotels more remote than this on...More

Date of stay: September 2018
9  Thank GGT1824
Response from capewandererScotland, Owner at Isle of Barra Beach HotelResponded 12 October 2018

Dear GGT1824 Thank you for your review, unfortunately as you don’t list the alleged faults, say when you actually stayed with us or, as far as we can establish raised any issues with us at any time, it is not possible to honestly or accurately...More

Reviewed 7 October 2018

Lovely hotel on a beautiful beach! Staff was friendly and accommodating. The rooms were very comfortable. Enjoyed the beautiful sun rises and sunsets from out room and out door patios. Hope to stay there again some day.

Date of stay: May 2018
Thank Barbara75087
Reviewed 2 October 2018

I sent an enquiry about accommodation & never received a reply. I spoke to another couple on the island & they too received no response. We made alternative arrangements elsewhere, which was a shame, because the location & website looked quite attractive.More

Date of stay: September 2018
7  Thank Ian I
Response from capewandererScotland, Owner at Isle of Barra Beach HotelResponded 7 October 2018

Dear Ian I Thank you for your review, we can only apologise for not replying to your email; we try our utmost to reply to all the queries that we receive and can only put this failure down to either an error on our part...More

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About
Description
On the beach with wonderful views of the Atlantic ocean. Restaurant with locally sourced ingredients, fish and meat. The hotel has an extensive wine and malt whisky lists. Guests enjoy a free cinema with More over 2000 different films, bicycles, canoes and other extras. Car and electric bicycle hire is also available to guests Less
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Restaurant
Free parking
Beachfront
Free Internet
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast Available
Non-smoking hotel
Pool
Room service
Spa
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Non-smoking rooms, Family Rooms
Room types
Non-smoking rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
38
Price range
US$119 - US$172 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
United Kingdom > Scotland > The Hebrides > Outer Hebrides > Isle of Barra
Room types
Non-smoking rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
38
Price range
US$119 - US$172 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
United Kingdom > Scotland > The Hebrides > Outer Hebrides > Isle of Barra

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Traveller (261)
Room & Suite (46)
Dining (43)
Pool & Beach (26)
Family and Play Areas (3)
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Questions & Answers
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Martin B
26 January 2018|
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Response from Dreamer585834 | Reviewed this property |
Martin, really sorry but I didn’t pay that much attention. Best to contact the hotel directly. Apologies. Roy
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JamesD6221
8 August 2017|
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Response from Oldgreymatter | Property representative |
Dear James Many thanks for your inquiry, I'm sorry but we are a seasonal hotel and currently are only open between 1st May and the 2nd October, please try one of the Castlebay hotels.
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tads81
15 June 2017|
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Response from Oldgreymatter | Property representative |
We are in fact some 7 miles from the airport and getting here you have two options either catch the bus that meets the flight and it will drop you at the hotel or take a taxi. If you wish to take a taxi, please book it... More
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Room Tips

"all rooms are good"
tnbrown
14 Oct 2018
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"Best views on first floor"
buenasvacaciones
03 Sep 2018
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"Room 32 has a,sitting room off the main bedroom"
535colinw
20 Aug 2018
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"Ask for a sea view room. If mobility is a bit of a problem ask to be in a room without having to go..."
angelina948
09 Aug 2018
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