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Balmacara Mains Guesthouse

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AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Wheelchair Access
Pool
Restaurant
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All reviews isle of skye beautiful location guest house loch alsh french toast breakfast was delicious breakfast room amazing views kyle of lochalsh room was large personal touch short drive maple syrup porridge stayed here for one night smoked salmon the ground floor
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We arrived late in the evening, checked in dropped our bags and set off to find some dinner. The sun setting over Loch Kyle was sheer beauty and 10 Mins later we were in balmacara eating fish and chips. Plenty of local supermarkets for any...More

Thank oddbod1808
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lovely view! Lovely room! Excellent breakfast after a walk along the loch in the morning sunshine. Good place to stop on the way to Skye and the Outer Hebrides. The only thing I wasn't too happy about was the very poor wifi. So poor that...More

Thank Frenchie29
Response from Balmacara_Mains, Manager at Balmacara Mains GuesthouseResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello We are glad you enjoyed you stay with us and would love to have you visit again. We are so sorry about the WiFi situation. We were having problems with the line due to unusually stormy weather at the time. We are sorry it...More

Reviewed 11 September 2018

We stayed for 2 nights and were very very happy with our stay. The staff were very efficient and always on the ball with everything that was asked of them. Our room was spotless and had views out over the loch even though it was...More

Thank Steven L
Response from Balmacara_Mains, Manager at Balmacara Mains GuesthouseResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for these kind words. We are so glad you enjoyed your stay. All of our staff take pride in making our BnB a comfortable and welcoming place for people to stay. We would love to have you visit us again in...More

Reviewed 27 August 2018

Beautiful views of the Loch. You have to drive somewhere for dinner as nothing really around. The room and bathroom were clean and comfortable. The staff were friendly. One down side is the soundproofing of the rooms, you can hear between rooms.More

Thank Go602333
Response from Balmacara_Mains, Manager at Balmacara Mains GuesthouseResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your review. We are very lucky to have our location so central for the local places to eat and not too far from the Isle of Skye and Eilean Donan Castle. We are glad you had a nice stay and are sorry...More

Reviewed 20 August 2018

Went to visit friends in Balmacara which is a short walk away stayed 3 nights were made very welcome, Lovely clean rooms. Breakfast was excellent with fresh fruit, full Scottish or smoked salmon or haddock. Really enjoyed our stay and would certainly stay here again.

Thank 666chappy
Response from Balmacara_Mains, Manager at Balmacara Mains GuesthouseResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your review. We are so glad you had an enjoyable stay and we would love to have you stay with us again.

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About
Description
Waterfront contemporary boutique B&B Guesthouse on the shores of Loch Alsh with great views to Skye. Great base for touring the Isle of Skye, and the Lochalsh peninsula. All rooms high quality, en suite, and with More own private entrance. Near Plockton and Eilean Donan Castle also. Less
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Wheelchair Access
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
8
Price range
USD 139 - USD 141 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Balmacara Mains Guesthouse Hotel Balmacara
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Balmacara Mains Guesthouse Scotland
Location
United Kingdom > Scotland > Scottish Highlands > Lochalsh > Balmacara
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Traveller (191)
Room & Suite (80)
Dining (6)
Pool & Beach (2)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
Nearby
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Nearby RestaurantsSee all nearby restaurants
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Harry's Coffee Shop
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Plockton Shores Restaurant
1,024 reviews
5.99 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all nearby attractions
Kyle Line (Inverness to Kyle of Lochalsh)
285 reviews
3.67 km away
Duirinish and Drumbuie Coastal Walk
7 reviews
5.14 km away
Skye Island Tours Day Tours
21 reviews
5.28 km away
Plockton Seal Trips
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5.95 km away
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wmwhite
1 September 2016|
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Response from CarolynCBilly | Reviewed this property |
you should email or telephone the guest house
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mazzy20
13 September 2015|
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Response from Balmacara_Mains | Property representative |
Room 7 is at the rear of the property and is the only room we have that has a woodland rather than a sea view. It is a lovely large room with a super king sized bed and large en suite bathroom with bath and shower. You can... More
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familyadventurer13
25 February 2015|
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Response from Balmacara_Mains | Property representative |
Thank you for your lovely comments Cridhe65. We can collect guests from the train station. There are tours of the Isle of Skye that leave from Kyle of Lochalsh in the summer months and there are also bus services locally... More
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"Beautiful views"
Go602333
27 Aug. 2018
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"Beautiful views"
samanthas268
28 Mar. 2018
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"Room 8 is a gem."
jamiey461
18 Sep. 2017
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"Room 2 - ground level and Room 6 - elevated view of loch, more spacious and a massive comfy bed. We would..."
KathyS13
19 Aug. 2017
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