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Helsinki, Western Finland, Finland
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Wonderful view of the harbour from our room. The farry left from just outside but even though the cars went past early in the morning there was no noise. We had a family froom for 4, it was cosy, clean and we had just enough room. Comfy down duvets for the adult bed. Lovely service and nice breakfast!

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 27 October 2016

Great rooms, the hosts were kind and extremely helpful with planning, and delicious breakfast. They even helped us with laundry. Couldn't believe that we were able to find such a great B and B! Highly recommended!

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

Stayed 2 nights as we were visiting family close by. Received a warm welcome from Ali who showed us to our room. The room was very comfortable and welcoming. We had a great view over towards the ferry and out to the small private boats, very relaxing. The b&b cater for allergens and they do it extremely well. The selection... More 

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Richmond, Virginia
2 reviews
Reviewed 14 September 2016

My wife and I stayed here for the first 3 nights of a 2 week honeymoon throughout Scotland. We absolutely loved it. The owners were extremely nice and took care of any concern we had. The breakfast was traditional and very good! However, he did have alternate breakfasts available. We enjoyed talking to Ali and his wife every morning before... More 

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Thank Mitchell B
Dumfries and Galloway, United Kingdom
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3 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

We stayed for two nights in this B and B and whilst the owners were nice enough and the breakfasts were very good, the room was very basic. There was a bulb out in the bedroom and one out in the bathroom. The extractor fan in the ensuite didn't work at all which isn't good considering it opens onto the... More 

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Thank CraigGatford
edinburgh
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4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 August 2016

I had a lovely room with beautiful views over the bay (didn't see the seal that is was apparently swimming around though). The highlight for me was the lovely owners who were very friendly and provided the most amazing gluten free breakfasts, and encouraged me to try out the other delicious gluten free baking.

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Thank esmEdinburgh
Kirkwall, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 28 June 2016

Spent two nights in this excellent guest house which is situated on the sea-front, two minutes walk from the ferry terminal, and we were royally treated by the very welcoming and hospitable couple who own and run the place. The room on the front was very nice, clean and comfortable. The breakfast was excellent, tasty and plentiful.

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Thank Bill M
Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 31 May 2016

I went to the Isle of Lewis and Harris with my dad and brother. We stayed in this lovely B&B and I'm glad that we did. Our flight arrived at around 8 in the morning and we turned up at the B&B at around 9ish. Too early to check in but then we didn't expect to. The owner was only... More 

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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18 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 May 2016

Stayed here recently and was taken aback by the beautiful views of the harbour. Really is in a perfect location for all amenities and only 100m from Tesco supermarket where you can buy sandwiches before setting off for a tour of the island. The owners are very welcoming and provide a large selection of items for breakfast including cereals, fruit,... More 

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Scotland
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4 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 21 May 2016

A lovely little guest house, with warm, comfortable rooms. The owner was very welcoming and friendly. The place was very quiet, despite being just opposite the ferry. Excellent varied breakfast. Nice intimate setting for breakfast, which encouraged chat amongst the guests.The black pudding was the best ever. We even went to the local butcher to buy a whole pudding to... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Yards from the Ferry terminal and Town CentreThe Guest House was built in 1854 and is popular for its friendly welcome and relaxed atmosphere.We are located opposite the ferry terminal directly across the road from the terminal entrance/exit on Newton Street, Stornoway.The house has three large ensuite and two large standard bedrooms. All rooms have a sea view and panoramic views of Lews Castle grounds and beyond to Arnish point. It also has a well laid out dining room. All rooms are centrally heated with individual thermostatic control; Freeview and secure free Wi-fi available in all rooms as well as tea and coffee making facilities.The town centre is just a few minutes walk, we are located very close to the bus station which boasts an excellent service to all major attractions on the island. The Western Isles tourist office is located on Cromwell Street in the centre of Stornoway, where you can find information on all the local events and festivals, tours, etc. There are local car hire firms which can be booked from the guest house and delivered to the door, we can also arrange for guided tours of the island.We have a private rear garden which you may use for a barbecue to taste our local fresh seafood, perhaps with a bottle of fine wine.Whatever you decide to do on your holiday, we will try to make it a pleasant and happy one to remember and hope you enjoy your stay with us. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hal O' the Wynd

Address: 2 Newton Street, Stornoway HS1 2RE, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > The Hebrides > Outer Hebrides > Lewis and Harris > Isle of Lewis > Stornoway
Price Range: ₹ 5,769 - ₹ 8,525 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hal O' the Wynd 3*
Number of rooms: 5
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“I had room 1 and it had lovely views over the bay”
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