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The Old Excise House

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Reviewed 24 March 2013

Just stayed here for three nights and have to say what a fantastic place this is. Ideally located on Islay for ease of getting around and seeing whatever it is you're on the island for. Within hours of arriving and only a ten minute drive...More

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Reviewed 23 February 2013 via mobile

Beautiful house,excellent hosts,couldn't do enough for us. Made our stay first class and we learned a lot about the Island and were sad to leave! Will definetley be back soon! Thankyou for everything! Sheena and Donny

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Reviewed 31 December 2012

We stayed at the Old Excise house for 3 nights in July - just now getting around to our review (a Christmas card from Ron & Emma reminded me!) The location is perfect. Port Ellen is a drop off from the ferry and the Old...More

1  Thank TravelMoe
Reviewed 7 October 2012

We've just returned from a long weekend on Islay, staying at the Old Excise House for 2 nights. Ron and Emma were great hosts, making our stay very enjoyable. Emma arranged all our visits to various distilleries in advance of our arrival, and booked us...More

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Reviewed 24 September 2012

I would strongly recommend The Old Excise House. The rooms are quiet, beautifully decorated and spotlessly clean. The bed was superbly comfortable, with a mattress topper and luxurious bed linen. The breakfasts, were delicious, especially the home baking. Emma and Ron provided a wealth of...More

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barbara115de
11 June 2017|
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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
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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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"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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