There is plenty to see and do on the island - watch the seals form the front door, wildlife, fishing, golf, walking and cycling are all available or visit some of the archaeological sites and the eight famous distilleries to sample the whisky! Take a day trip to nearby …see more
The Bay is a comfortable, family holiday home situated on the sea front in Portnahaven. The cottage overlooks the bay which has a safe, sandy beach - ideal for playing, swimming, and hunting for crabs. The bay is also home to many seals, which bask on the rocks below th …see more
This semi-detached two storey cottage, built in 1890 as accommodation for slate workers, is fully modernised and sleeps up to 5 adults. It is situated on Kilchiaran Farm, a working farm with both sheep and cattle, which has a distinctive round steading built in 1825, no …see more
Rosgorm has a 5* quality assurance award from the Scottish tourist board. The house was completely renovated in 2014 and provides luxurious holiday accommodation for up to 6 people in a traditional cottage in the heart of the village, just a few minutes' walk from …see more
Mo Dachaidh holiday home is ideally situated in the village of Bowmore, on the picturesque Scottish Island of Islay. It is suitable for families and couples. It offers ample off street parking, large secure garden, front and back of the property. The rear of the prop …see more
“Lovely, clean and tidy house and Bowmore was delightful.”
Reviewed 7 Sep 2016
The house was spotlessly clean, the beds were comfortable and the kitchen was well equipped. Plenty of room to park and a nice garden for the dog. Very good location to explore Islay.… More
Thank you for the excellent review of our holiday home, Sue, we really appreciate you taking the time to write it. It is always a delight to hear that our guests enjoyed their time on Islay. If you plan to visit the island again, we would be delighted to hear from you.
Reviewed 27 Sep 2016
The house was very clean and in a central location. The owner was very helpful and I would highly recommend this house to anyone.… More
Thank you Steven for the excellent review, it is much appreciated. So glad that you and your party enjoyed your time on Islay. We would be only to pleased to welcome again whenever you wish to visit Islay
“Ideal location for an ideal island”
Reviewed 25 Jun 2016
The house is ideally located. A couple of hiccups at the beginning were soon fixed. Little things, like a place to hang wet clothes, were missing but have already been notified to the owner, who was … More
Thank you Eileen for taking the time to write such a positive review. Your feedback was very much appreciated and being put on place. We would be more than happy to welcome you back to Mo Dachaidh and Islay. Moran Taing
Puffin Cottage is a traditional stone built cottage in the heart of Port Ellen but on a quiet road, previously a family home it has been completely refurbished within the last 12 months. Consists of open plan downstairs lounge and hall area in solid wood parquet floori …see more
Really nice place with plenty of room for 8 people to spread out. Everything we needed while away from home. Just a couple of blocks from the center of town and the ferry. The owner was very resp… More
I am so pleased we were able to make your stay a truly enjoyable experience, thank you so much for your lovely review and you will be made very welcome if you ever return to us again
“absolutely lovely cottage!”
Reviewed 14 May 2015
Very clean, spacious, well equipped, warm and conveniently located. Could not ask for more! If I ever come back to Islay I would definitely stay in Puffin Cottage again.… More
Thank you very much for your lovely review, I am so pleased that your stay in Islay was made more enjoyable with us. We are a team and we are very happy when our efforts on your behalf are appreciated by our guests. Please come back again to Islay and a very warm welcome at Puffin Cottage.
“Fab Well Located Cottage With a Smashing Owner”
Reviewed 20 Apr 2016
I visited Puffin Cottage with 3 friends for an activity/whisky trip and we were delighted with the accommodation which is even better than the photos suggest. Lyle was fantastic to deal with from star… More
Thank you so much for your great review. It was a real pleasure to be able to help you and your friends enjoy this beautiful island, and all it has to offer. Your thanks also will be appreciated by Lesley and Alison who do such an amazing job keeping the cottage in tip top condition for our guests. Please do come back and see us again, you will be made out welcome. Many thanks, Lyle
Coullabus Beag overlooks the RSPB reserve at Loch Gruinart, is disabled and pet friendly and benefits from underfloor, air source eco heating system. Large and airy living room with patio doors onto enclosed garden with feature well, providing water supply which is UV f …see more
This traditional stone built terraced cottage dating from the early 1880's is situated on Loch Leodamais in the centre of Port Ellen village. It has been extended and sympathetically modernised to a high standard. The original open beams have been retained as have …see more
We received a warm welcome with tea and biscuits from Susan, who provided us with friendly and efficient service throughout our stay. Provisions to get us through the first few days were provided, whi… More
Glad you enjoyed your stay. Come back any time. Very welcome.
“a great place to stay, excellent location and accomodation,”
Reviewed 2 Jun 2015
The place is located on the main road, easy to find, facing the beach. The beds are great, the bathrooms are very good. The kitchen is well appointed with anything needed for cooking. It is 70 yards t… More
Islay Cottages comprise four two bedded and a third three bedded cottage set in a small estate on Islay's west coast. Each cottage has a comfortably furnished sitting room with a dining area and kitchen. Upstairs there is a double and twin bedroom. There …see more
Old School Islay is a beautifully renovated historical building which dates from 1878. It has recently been converted to a luxury holiday rental. The school features four bedrooms, two ensuite, one main bathroom, a large kitchen dining area and a spacious living room. T …see more
Accommodation of a very high standard and much bigger than expected. Additional seating in the living area is needed as is external lighting. We have had a most enjoyable and comfortable stay and wou… More
Thank you very much for your review. We are so happy you enjoyed your stay. We are also taking your comments on board and are arranging the outside lighting as well as additional seating. All Best Wishes, Lesley
Fieldgate Cottage, which sleeps six, has three bedrooms, two twins and a double. Fieldgate stands separate to the others and was built in recent years. It has a double and twin bedroom upstairs and a further twin on the ground floor. There is a comfortable sitting ro …see more
livislay is situated in the village of Port Ellen on the island of Islay ,Scotland.
Sleeps 6 people, bed linen and towels provided.
Fully fitted kitchen (dishwasher,washing machine, microwave)
Dining area with patio doors giving access to patio and outside dining area …see more
Claggan is a family holiday house which has been owned for 4 generations .It stands in its own garden, down a private drive surrounded by farmland with a view of the sea. It is quiet but not remote.The village of Bridgend is 1km away, with a hotel/ pub, an exc …see more
Kilchoman is a wonderful property. The traditional house gives a small taste of Islay life from nearly two hundred years ago, albeit with all the comforts of modern living. Set in 37 acres of sheltered farm and hill land, it has its own walled garden and is bounded by …see more
This wonderfully spacious newly refurbished 3 bedroom house offers stylish comfort for families or couples seeking a memorable holiday on Islay. Tigh Na Creag has a large open plan living and dinning area with a log burning fire, cosy couches and french doors looking on …see more
Probably the most interesting holiday-let house in the Hebrides, Lagavulin Hall was built in the first years of the 1900’s as a parish church. It is on the South East of Islay in an attractive sheltered position, with views across Surnaig Bay to the ruins of the …see more
The house was warm and wecoming for our party of 3. The main dining room could house many more and had a piano with great acoustics. We were within easy walking distance of 3 distillaries, (Ardbeg had… More
“Utterly gorgeous and completely unique”
Reviewed 15 Nov 2011
We arrived in May to find this stunning converted church surrounded by a thick carpet of bluebells and with a deer roaming around the garden. It has three very comfortable bedrooms sporting lovely fur… More
“cosy church near some of the greatest distilleries”
Reviewed 6 Nov 2011
For the third time I have stayed at Lagavulin Hall an it always impresses when you enter the church
We will be back next year… More
A modern, elevated house with superb views over Loch Indaal, with comfortable well-appointed accommodation and excellent facilities, Ellister Lodge is situated on the 300-acre Easter Ellister estate on the Rinns of Islay, near the pretty seaside village of Port Charlott …see more
Lovely house, plenty of space, fabulous views. Really nice helpful owner, nothing too much trouble. The kitchen was great to use and really well equipped. In fact everything in the house was fresh an… More
Thank you so much, we do try and this makes it worth it!
“A heavenly getaway”
Reviewed 10 Jul 2016
Ellister Lodge is just wonderful. We visited here with our two young children and the place is incredibly kiddie-friendly. It's in a beautiful location over-looking the sea and there are chickens roam… More
Hi Caitlin, many thanks for your kind review. We hope to welcome you back soon!
Nia Roo is a delightful freshly decorated cosy 2 bedroom cottage offering guests a comfortable place to relax and unwind on the Isle of Islay, an ideal base for sharing with friends or spending time with family. There is a garden with lawn and decked area, seating and …see more
“Great cottage, positioned perfectly in a special place.”
Reviewed 14 Nov 2014
This cottage has everything you need. Very well laid out. The decanter of whisky is a nice touch. The owner is great to deal with, even offering an extra night when there was a problem with the ferry'… More
Many thanks for taking the time to review our cottage Phil. I am so glad you enjoyed your stay at Nia Roo and our lovely island. It was a good choice for a last minute short break.
“Lovely cottage in a lovely area.”
Reviewed 16 Jun 2014
We thoroughly enjoyed our stay during the Islands festival week. The lovely cottage is light and airy and equipped to a high standard. The back garden is secure so it's good for any four legged visito… More
Hi Richard & Gilly
Thank you so much for the lovely review - I really appreciate you taking the time.
“A perfect stay on Islay”
Reviewed 23 Feb 2015
I have stayed at Nia Roo twice recently and it was a wonderful choice. A cosy retreat centrally located in Bowmore, which is the best location on the island.
Nia Roo is very well appointed and very… More
Thank you Jeremy I am so glad you enjoyed staying in Nia Roo. We look forward to you coming back to stay with us and exploring a bit more of our lovely island.