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    Howards Way

    23 Battery Place, Rothesay PA20 9DU, Scotland
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    • Excellent67%
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    3.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 26 October 2017 via mobile

    Hi, there was a group of 15 of us stayed here, I had contacted Sarah month's before we where due to arrive, Sarah could not have been anymore helpful to our needs. The food was brilliant and I must add the sticky toffee pudding is...More

    Thank freedomk9
    Response from saroypoppy, Owner at Howards WayResponded 27 October 2017

    Hi Lorna thanks for posting this great review Sarah and I are very happy to know that you and the others enjoyed your time with us and we had a great time with the “team” and we look forward to seeing you again soon Best...More

    Reviewed 24 October 2017

    Sarah and Roy were lovely, very friendly and helpful when it came to asking knowledge about the island. Very comfy sleep, great choice at breakfast. l had a bath which was brilliant for me. 10 out of 10 for Howards Way from me.

    Thank MAUREEN W
    Response from saroypoppy, Owner at Howards WayResponded 26 October 2017

    Thank you Maureen for taking the time to post this great review we are very happy to know that you enjoyed our hospitality and look forward to seeing you again thanks Best wishes to you from Sarah & Roy

    Reviewed 4 October 2017

    Stayed here for a weekend 29th September through till 1st October. Arrived Friday afternoon and recieved a warm and friendly welcome. Room was fantastic, clean and modern. Breakfast was lovely and kept us going until lunch time. Nicely located only a five minute walk from...More

    Thank Ronnie M
    Response from saroypoppy, Owner at Howards WayResponded 6 October 2017

    Thank you for the glowing review we really appreciate you taking the time to post it Sarah and I are very happy to know that you enjoyed our hospitality and we look forward to seeing you again soon,cheers

    Reviewed 8 August 2017

    A little gem of a place,great.warm welcoming hosts,rooms basic but clean,onsite bar that closes early if guests are staying above,which is a bonus,breakfast one of the best ive had in a guest house,nothing was to much trouble,lovely position looking over the bay,you won't be disappointed...More

    Thank Dianas66
    Response from saroypoppy, Owner at Howards WayResponded 9 August 2017

    Thank you for your very kind words and we are glad you enjoyed your stay with us and enjoyed our hospitality we look forward to your return Best wishes Howardsway

    Reviewed 26 July 2017

    Roy & Sarah Howard are charming & wonderful hosts. We only stayed one night on our trip through Scotland but were very happy with our rooms, the great location and views and the yummy breakfast that was offered.

    Thank Nancy-SC
    Response from saroypoppy, Owner at Howards WayResponded 28 July 2017

    Thank you for your very kind words Sarah and I are glad you enjoyed your stay with us and hope you will be back soon

    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Things to do
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Price range
    • US$ 82 - US$ 94 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 7
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    • Location
    • United Kingdom >
    • Scotland >
    • Argyll and Bute >
    • Isle of Bute >
    • Rothesay
    • Also Known As
    • Howards Way Rothesay, Scotland
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    12 October 2014|
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    Response from Brenda O | Reviewed this property |
    Sooty but I'm sure I saw a notice saying no dogs but I didn't read it fully so best check direct with them .
    12 October 2014|
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    Response from breeze126 | Property representative |
    No we do not take pets of any kind sorry but we do take single guest Roy Howard owner
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    "Make sure you ask for room with a sea view if you intend to stay in hotel on an evening."
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    "If you want the views, you will have to pay for the higher rate."
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    "Sea view looks good"
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    "room 7 with the balcony and views"
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