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Herrislea House Hotel Shetland

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“family room”(3 reviews)
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
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Pets Allowed
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Reviewed 2 February 2018

We stayed at Herrislea on our trip to Shetland to see Up Helly Aa. On arrival we were greeted with a very warm welcome. Our hosts made us feel immediately at home and gave us lots of information about the festival we had come to...More

Thank Ross J
Response from MITW431, Owner at Herrislea House Hotel ShetlandResponded 5 February 2018

Thank you so much for your review and we are delighted we could help you get the most our of your visit. It was a pleasure having you here. Best wishes to you all. Hope you will come back again.

Reviewed 9 November 2017

Very friendly Hotel, one of the best I have stayed in, in a long time. Nice rooms, good food and very helpful owners. the hotel is only a few minutes outside Lerwick and I feel it is far better than any of the hotels in...More

Thank BobAForfar
Response from MITW431, Owner at Herrislea House Hotel ShetlandResponded 10 November 2017

Thanks Bob, delighted to have you stay with us. Pleasure indeed.

Reviewed 13 August 2017

Great location. Large Comfortable and clean room. Accommodated one adult and 15 year old, plus three dogs easily. Warm welcome. Loved the history and stories behind the decor and artifacts. Food absolutely excellent. Welcome bar in the room. Teal the resident dog lovely. Adequate parking...More

Thank Nicky L
Response from MITW431, Owner at Herrislea House Hotel ShetlandResponded 24 August 2017

Hey Nicky, thank you for taking the time to write warm words about our hotel. Great to hear that your stay was enjoyable and that our style helped you feel comfortable. So happy that you appreciated our food. I have to say I was a...More

Reviewed 21 July 2016

Welcomed very warmly by lovely hosts, staff and a tail-wagging Spaniel, which was a delightful surprise. Having come off the ferry at 7am after being delayed until past 1am and being very very tired, Herrislea house kindly let us check in early and join them...More

Thank Lisa K
Response from MITW431, Manager at Herrislea House Hotel ShetlandResponded 26 July 2016

Thanks so much for taking time to write such a great review for us. It was a pleasure having you stay with us. Great to meet you and I hope your long journey home went well

Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

Just a one night stay en route to the North Isles, but long enough to appreciate the compact but comfortable bedroom and delicious breakfast of local fish and eggs. The proprietor proved to be very knowledgeable on all things trout-related. Would certainly stay again.

Thank David G
Response from Mwilliamson647, Owner at Herrislea House Hotel ShetlandResponded 23 July 2016

Thank you very much for taking the time to review your stay with us and of course we are delighted that you enjoyed your stay. We look forward to seeing you when you return to Shetland.

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Restaurant
Breakfast included
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Breakfast included
Meeting Rooms
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Free Parking
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
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Minibar
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USD 123 - USD 189 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
USD 123 - USD 189 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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"Out of town but only minutes from Lerwick. Think all rooms would be of same standard."
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"This was a 3 Bed Cottage"
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"Ask for a double or family room"
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"I don't know that you could have a bad room in this hotel."
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