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Falkirk
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Reviewed 27 September 2016

This is a terrific guest house, and we could not rate it highly enough. Quite easy to find, just past the airport, we managed to find it in the dark and with a howling gale. The owner, Donald, is extremely friendly and helpful, taking time to chat with us, giving us tips about where to take our dog for walks,... More 

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roma
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Reviewed 31 August 2016

We stayed here one night, The room was clean and comfortable, and also the bathroom was very large and clean (the bathroom has also a windows, not so common in all the B&B we stayed) The view from the room window is really amazing. And Donald is a very nice person to talk with. Highly recommended.

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Reviewed 15 July 2016 via mobile

We stayed here for one night after arriving at our pre booked b&b to discover they had double booked! Donald was very helpful and we had a comfortable nights sleep and a plentiful breakfast. The property although a little out of Stornaway has lovely sea views towards the Isle of Skye. The room was well equipped with everything you could... More 

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Elgin, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 10 July 2016

Very good guest house, lovely location. Room spacious and well fitted out. Breakfast fresh and tasty. Evening meals not provided, 2.5 miles into town for restaurants. Donald very friendly .Wifi variable in the bedroom

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Milborne Saint Andrew, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 7 July 2016

Such a homely place with very attentive owner. The rooms are clean and tidy if a little 'tired' but Duncan makes his guests feel so welcome and special. A good place to stay on the outskirts of the town, with great views across the harbour

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Richmond
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Reviewed 30 May 2016

We were very pleased at the size and comfort of our upstairs double room facing the sea, which included an en suite bathroom, a couch and a table for two in addition to the comfy bed. The heating system worked well and was much welcomed during our stay. Location is fairly close to town (a few miles), but one would... More 

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Mauritius
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Reviewed 18 January 2016

Stayed there for 2 nights.It's about 10 mins drive from the airport - very easy to find from the directions given on booking.com. When I arrived there was no one there (I did not see the note from the owner since I did not get in the house). So decided to go visit Lewis island instead - Butt of Lewis,... More 

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Andover, Minnesota
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Reviewed 15 October 2015

We stayed three enjoyable nights. Very nice room, good view of the water. We enjoyed breakfast and visiting with the other guests during breakfast. Our host was congenial and informative. The house is quiet (we were told that town could be noisy).

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Reviewed 6 October 2015 via mobile

My husband, myself and our dog stayed at this lovely guest house for 2 nights. From the moment we arrived we were made to feel very welcome. The room was comfortable and clean and had everything we needed however if we had needed anything we just needed to ask. This family run business is somewhere I would definitely recommend and... More 

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Reviewed 28 September 2015

We stayed in a suite behind the main guest house. It included a conservatory, sitting room, kitchenette and one bedroom. The suite was spacious, clean and comfortably furnished. We made a reservation thinking that we would stay in a regular B&B room but got the suite. Holm View served the usual huge Scottish breakfast, which was good. The host, Donald... More 

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  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Beachfront
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Recently refurbished house with uninterrupted views, close to centre of town, near airport and ferry terminal. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Holm View Guest House

Address: 18, Rathad a Bhraighe | Rathad Am Braighe, Stornoway HS2 0BQ, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > The Hebrides > Outer Hebrides > Lewis and Harris > Isle of Lewis > Stornoway
Price Range: $65 - $131 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Holm View Guest House 4*
Number of rooms: 5
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Holm View Guest House Stornoway, Isle Of Lewis
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“Annexe at the back is really spacious. Best beach for dogs is the sandy one to the north.”
 of 5 bubbles CGMR, 26 Sep 2016 | Read review
“At the front of the building”
 of 5 bubbles 933pams, 7 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Roooms on water side have good view.”
 of 5 bubbles 471jimb, 14 Oct 2015 | Read review
“Ask for suite in back of main B&B building.”
 of 5 bubbles 147johnxyz, 27 Sep 2015 | Read review
“The rooms in the main house have wonderful sea views.”
 of 5 bubbles MorrisonUSA, 19 Aug 2015 | Read review
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