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Tigh-Na-Mara Guest House

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Bern, Switzerland
Reviewed 29 June 2015

stayed 1 night Pros: welcoming, linda helped us to find a guesthouse for our second night, as hers was full, room clean, beds comfy, breakfast cooked to order and very good, best fruit salad, quiet, view over the sea on first floor Cons: room was a tad smallish Would stay again anytime.

1Thank M M
Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 June 2015

Lovely B and B in the heart of Castlebay. Very friendly and comfortable stay here. Linda cooks breakfast to order in the morning and it is excellent. We had lovely views of the bay from our bedroom window and the room itself though small was very cosy and comfortable. Would stay here again as we intend to return to Barra.

1Thank Anne C
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 June 2015

Tigh-na-Mara is situated in best location in Castlebay. Linda is just the most amazing hostess... so warm and welcoming and full of local knowledge. Our accommodation was just perfect; breakfast was brilliant (no, I will never tire of smoked haddock!) and we met such great kindred spirits just chatting over breakfast together. This is most definitely THE place to stay...

Thank Edinburgh_UKFee
Reviewed 13 June 2015

We stayed two nights and were delighted. The accommodation was comfortable,clean and ideally located to explore Barra.Good selection for breakfast. Linda had good advice about local places to visit and where to eat. Excellent value!

1Thank RDA56
Newcastle, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 May 2015

This is the third time I have stayed at this BnB, which is right in the centre of Castlebay a few minutes’ walk from the ferry...The BnB is lovely and clean, The single room is a good size, The breakfast’s are always spot on.. A great place to stay on a lovely Island.

1Thank Simon H
Stirling, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 May 2015

Stayed four nights in mid May. Spotlessly clean throughout, with that nice fresh smell every time I returned to the room, which was ensuite and also had TV, restocked tea and coffee etc. Breakfast was superb, freshly cooked and a good choice. Location two minutes from ferry in Castlebay, of if you arrive by plane as I did the local...

Thank Timetraveller191266
Telford, Shropshire
Reviewed 20 May 2015

We stayed for 2 nights in late April on a cycling visit to the islands. It's well located, 3 minutes walk from the ferry port and with marvelous views over Castlebay. Linda and Archie made us very welcome and the little guest house was very comfortable with good TV and Wi-Fi. The breakfasts were excellent and we'd certainly stay here...

Thank Laid-Back-Paul
Reading, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 March 2015

We were so lucky to have selected Tigh Na Mara Guest House (thanks to previous trip advisor reviewers). It did not disappoint! A warm welcome by Linda, we had initially only expect to stay one night before an onward journey through South and North Uist, but the weather put paid to that. Roll on cancelled ferries and we ended up...

Thank Harriet G
Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 August 2014

Very comfortable Bed and Breakfast close to Castlebay Ferry Terminal. Linda made us very welcome? Rooms are comfortable with TV, kettle, hair dryer etc. Breakfasts are a treat, great food and beautiful view of the bay. Highly recommended, we will be back.

1Thank Marina L
Aberdeen, Scotland, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 August 2014

I booked to stay here for two nights after touring the Outer Hebrides. I'm glad I booked after finding out there were weddings taking place on both nights of my stay. I couldn't have asked for anything more after camping and staying in hostels for a week. My room was just perfect with a comfortable bed, private shower and wash...

1Thank Tracey E

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
  • Free Internet
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included

Additional Information about Tigh-Na-Mara Guest House

Address: Castlebay, HS9 5XD, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > The Hebrides > Outer Hebrides > Isle of Barra
Number of rooms: 6
Also Known As:
Tigh-Na-Mara Guest House Isle Of Barra, Scotland
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