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The Decca B&B and Restaurant

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London
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I have just enjoyed another visit to this cosy comfortable B&b with delicious food. It's in an ideal place to explore the north of the island where there is spectacular walking and birdwatching. I plan to return soon!

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Louise M, Owner at The Decca B&B and Restaurant, responded to this review

Thanks that's lovely- looking forward to seeing you again.

ULLAPOOL
Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

Amenities good for self catering and families. However in need of repair and maintenance. My bedroom had a broken wardrobe door, no bulb in the bedside lamp and no chair. Not good enough for the price paid. Pleasant owner who provided a good evening meal.

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Louise M, Owner at The Decca B&B and Restaurant, responded to this review

So sorry things were not up to standard. We did indeed give you the use of the self catering cottage as you were travelling with young children and families usually enjoy the extra facilities, space and privacy. There is no excuse for the broken items only apologies for this. The whole building is being upgraded now for the next season...

Komoka
Reviewed 30 September 2016

This is a wonderful stop when touring the north part of Lewis. We were visiting family and only had a sunday to see some of the tourist locations. Sunday is still a day of rest in this part of Scotland so finding somewhere open for a light lunch is next to impossible. We were greeted by the owner who had...

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Nellysford, Virginia
Reviewed 29 September 2016

A comfortable interesting place to stay on the north coast of the Isle of Lewis. The Decca is a guest house/B&B/cafe in Lionel just down the road from the Port of Ness. We are fans of the author Peter May and many of the scenes from his books are set in Ness. There are a few options for accommodation in...

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Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

A hidden jewel tucked away off beaten track. Not visually impressive but the owners are great the food fantastic and the showers storm force- meringues incredible - mattresses a bit soft for me anyway

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Gouda, The Netherlands
Reviewed 15 August 2016

Great place to kick off our first visit to the Outer Hebrides. we realy enjoyed our stay at the Decca nice room and onsuite badroom. good area for walking, cycling,and the Butt of Lewis Lighthouse area is spectacular. very frendly people. Sherrie and Hennie Gouda Netherlands

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Isle of Wight
Reviewed 6 August 2016

Wow ... what an interesting place! Where to start... OK - some of the comments below if applied to pretty much any mainland UK hotel/guest house might be seen as negatives, but in this remote corner of Lewis they were most definitely positives! We arrived and were met by Louise who was very smiley and chatty. We were shown to...

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Dunoon, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 August 2016

Didn't stay here , but booked dinner for 10 of us , it was a very good meal . Two courses , and as the owner said its like going to grannies for dinner , a perfect summarisation of our meal roast beef and all the trimmings followed by a help yourself selection of lovely puddings , thourghly enjoyed by...

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South Wales
Reviewed 26 July 2016

You feel like part of the family staying here. Louise, Pete and Siobhan are very friendly and helpful.had a nice room with a whirlpool bath and separate shower. Some may be a little uneasy as there is no lock on the door but we did not find it a problem. Really enjoyed the dinner on our 2 nights stay and...

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Louise M, Owner at The Decca B&B and Restaurant, responded to this review

Glad you enjoyed your stay. What a busy evening that was!

Reading, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

Staying at the Decca B and B was a wonderful experience. The hosts, Pete and Louise, are extremely welcoming, offering us tea and delicious gluten free home made cake on arrival, having clearly understood our dietary needs. Evening meals are an option and Louise is an outstanding cook - home made (gluten free option) bread and innovative puddings! The portions...

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Louise M, Owner at The Decca B&B and Restaurant, responded to this review

Thanks for your kind words. We are very glad you enjoyed your stay.

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Restaurant
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We welcome you to our unique home by the beautiful Eoropie beach and near the Butt of Lewis. Couples, lone travellers, friends, hikers, bikers, surfers, artists, groups, families and good dogs are welcome. We offer superior home-cooked evening meals and have an artisan bakery producing a delicious homemade breads. We are musicians and host weekly local music suppers during the summer. Pete often plays mellow piano for guests during dinner. Award-winning children's play-park, swimming pool and sports centre (gym, sauna, sports hall, ten-pin bowling) all within five minutes' stroll. Butt of Lewis lighthouse just five minutes' drive. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Decca B&B and Restaurant

Address: Lionel HS2 0XB, Scotland (Formerly The Decca B&B and Self-Catering)
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > The Hebrides > Outer Hebrides > Lewis and Harris > Isle of Lewis > Lionel
Number of rooms: 10
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“Discuss whether you want upstairs with beams(and probably the better views)”
GillyPNorthEastCoast, 22 May 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are very quiet and have a grewat view.”
86km2015, 13 May 2016 | Read review
“be sure to take a bottle of wine if you like a drink with your dinner”
nj925, 2 Aug 2015 | Read review
“let Louise guide you”
SweenGrangemouth, 25 Jun 2015 | Read review
“I'm sure all rooms are lovely.I am not certain whether all are en suite or have the added attraction of a jacuzzi bath. This was a great encouragement to entice a small girl who had been playing on the beach to have a bath before dinner!”
FiMacVane, 27 Aug 2014 | Read review
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