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St. Columba Hotel

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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good26%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“quiet garden”(4 reviews)
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Reviewed 8 November 2017

Stayed again at the St Columba hotel recently and really enjoyed my visit. Very comfortable room with sea view - if a little small. Excellent choice of food - had the salmon and soup and a good continental breakfast. The staff are very friendly and...More

Thank Caroulla
Reviewed 1 November 2017

The St. Columba Hotel is on the road from the ferry leading up to the abbey and is a landmark on the island. In addition to welcoming overnight visitors, the hotel is open to the public for meals and coffee. I stayed here as part...More

1  Thank Margaret F
Reviewed 20 October 2017

Peace, quiet, tranquility. All are assured at the St Columba. Rooms are clean and comfortable, though bathrooms are in need of some upgrading. Total surprise to discover that a cooked breakfast is an added extra... I wonder if St Columba, after whom the establishment is...More

3  Thank mackinnonna
Response from Rick J, General Manager at St. Columba HotelResponded 23 October 2017

Hi there, Thank you for your feedback. I'm desperately sorry to hear that our hotel, and in particular the service, did not live up to your expectations, as this is something that we pride ourselves on and generally receive very good feedback for, (over 90%...More

Reviewed 12 September 2017

Whilst we realise that the high prices are because of its location and high standard environmental policy, some aspects of our stay did not conform to our expectation. Breakfast was continental with extra cost for full cooked which seemed nit-picky, charging for each cooked item....More

1  Thank Jane K
Reviewed 19 August 2017

Visited last evening with our family on iona. The food was absolutely delicious and not too pricey. We had starters and mains and wine too full for desert. Friendly staff lovely views we could ask for no more. Only fault I could pick was serving...More

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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Maureen M
5 April 2016|
Response from Dot_Stewart | Property representative |
Hi Maureen, Yes, we have hairdryers in all our bedrooms. Don't hesitate to ask if you have any further questions. Best wishes, Dot Stewart General Manager St Columba Hotel
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"Sea view rooms are a bonus."
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"It's probably worth paying extra for a sea view, but there is little traffic on the island and there are..."
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"Room with a view towards Mull compensates for poor service and breakfast."
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"Just used restaurant but I think the front rooms will have spectacular views."
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