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    The Old Excise House

    Laphroaig PA42 7DS, Scotland
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    11 - 15 of 123 reviews

    Reviewed 16 September 2016

    We were warmly welcomed by Ron and Emma to their beautiful and comfortable house. The accommodation was superb. Lovely beds and bedrooms, and bathrooms with beautiful views. Emma is an award-winning cook, and the breakfasts were absolutely delicious. No dietary requirement was too much trouble....More

    Thank Patient M
    Reviewed 12 September 2016

    We had a wonderful time on our first trip to Islay and the B and B played a big part! Beautifully furnished house -we stayed in the double aspect room with views over the sea and surrounding country side so lovely views to wake up...More

    1  Thank rachelhart
    Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

    Everything about our stay was excellent. Ron and Emma are great hosts, and gave us great advice about every aspect of Islay. We would have had a very different experience had we not stayed with them and asked lots of questions! There was one negative...More

    Thank Patrick J. M
    Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

    We decided to spend our holiday visiting a few islands in Scotland. Out first stop was Islay. Ron and Emma at the Old Excise house were very welcoming with afternoon tea. The room, the large bathroom with roll top bath were absolutely superb! Breakfast was...More

    Thank charlottemaylor
    Reviewed 18 June 2016

    A truly charming place to stay with hosts whose motto is, "What would we want if we were guests," and they really manage the details to perfection. Emma is a great cook--breakfast was something to look forward to daily--and her baking is delicious. Room was...More

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    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Beachfront
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    • Islay >
    • Laphroaig
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    barbara115de
    11 June 2017|
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    Response from islaygolfteacher | Property representative |
    Hello Babette, Thank you for your message. Unfortunately we do not have availability for those dates. I hope you find something suitable and have a very enjoyable trip to Islay. Thank you for your interest in staying... More
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    Erin W
    27 March 2017|
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    Response from islaygolfteacher | Property representative |
    Hi Erin, Thank you for enquiry, unfortunately we do not have those dates available. The nearest we can offer if you can be flexible are the nights of June 11/12/13. Thank you to your friend for recommending us. Have a... More
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    Jenny G
    23 January 2017|
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    Response from islaygolfteacher | Property representative |
    Hello Jenny, The Old Excise House has 2 bedrooms, The Texa and The Laphroaig Room, you can see more details on our site theoldexcisehouse I think the names you are mentioning are for a different B&B with a similar name... More
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    "One room with bath, one room with walk in shower, depends on your preference"
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    "Both rooms are lovely with great views"
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    "2 lovely rooms, both ensuite plus a lounge/breakfast room."
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    "Two lovely rooms; one has a walk-in shower and wonderful view, other a tub and hand-held shower, but somewhat..."
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