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Lochside Hotel

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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good33%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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All reviewsgreat viewhotel restaurantcleaned every daybowmore distillerybirthday dinnercooked to ordervenison casserolerecommend this restaurantminor nigglesshower roomcomfortable bedfish and chipslarge roomvery nice hotelloch indaalbooked this hotelexceptional food
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The Lochside ticks all my box’s - location ambience,friendly staff, and a great selection of whisky. Being based in Bowmore means easy access to appreciate the Island. The gentle Scottish music being played in the restaurant was not intrusive but atmospheric and the staff are...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I stayed here at the beginning of March with my mate Greig, a treat from him for my 40th. It's a superb hotel, small but really welcoming, and the views are phenomenal. The staff were brilliant, very helpful and attentive, but the jewel in the...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What a fantastic hotel! Beautiful rooms, great breakfast, fantastic views of the Loch, and wonderful staff! Thanks especially to Keith on the bar and the housekeeping ladies who really made my trip special. Perfect location - a few minutes walk from the leisure centre and...More

2  Thank Carlymau
Reviewed 19 March 2018

Stayed 2 nights in this quaint hotel by the loch on Bowmore. Location is great , room are very functional & clean and staff were really friendly. Had a few of the loch which was nice way to start the day an the breakfast downstairs...More

1  Thank Brett W
Response from Susan M, Guest Relations Manager at Lochside HotelResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your review. We are pleased you enjoyed your stay with us and may welcome you in the future! Kind regards Susan

Reviewed 19 March 2018 via mobile

I recently spent slightly longer than expected at the Lochside after getting stranded on Islay due to very bad weather on the mainland. The staff could not have been more helpful or friendly. The rooms were lovely - very comfortable and clean. The food was...More

1  Thank Catherine D
Response from Susan M, Guest Relations Manager at Lochside HotelResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to leave us your review. We enjoyed looking after your group and trust you all got back to Ireland eventually! Kind regards Susan

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US$ 180 - US$ 256 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Laura T
26 March 2017|
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Response from neil m | Property representative |
Please call the hotel on 01496810244 or book online at lochsidehotel, thanks
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izzy065
28 January 2016|
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Response from Krister L | Reviewed this property |
There was indees a kettle in the room and no extra charge for the towels and sheets when we were there. Do call them on the phone to be sure and clarify any uncertainties. They are really helpful!
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"As far up as you can possibly get!"
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"Great little pizza place 3 house down."
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"If you can manage the winding stairs, the top floor rooms have great views."
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"Book direct with hotel not a booking agent. Do not take rooms 1-7 see review"
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