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Lews Castle

Open Now: 08:00 - 23:00
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Castle life

Fab apartment, views, et al... all you need and more... only drawback local teenagers with too much... read more

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Reviewed 4 days ago
dorothymacvicar
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Isle of North Uist
Seaforth Suite looking to Strawberryhill

Very thorough communication for details and pleasant to deal with. Lovely suite, clean cozy and... read more

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Reviewed 1 week ago
Adventure00038071291
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Stornoway, United Kingdom
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It’s not difficult to see why the Isle of Lewis consistently receives so much acclaim. From beaches and crystal clear waters that rival luxury tropical islands, to its rich history and stunning scenery, this remote and spectacular destination in the...more
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By Natural Retreats Lews Castle by Natural Retreats | Castle Grounds, Stornoway HS2 0XR, Scotland
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All reviews self catering welcome hamper natural retreats lewis chessmen grounds are lovely extensive grounds bed apartment interesting museum stayed here great location nice cafe golf course the ground floor open to the public high standard beautiful building the kitchen
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Fab apartment, views, et al... all you need and more... only drawback local teenagers with too much to drink hanging around the entrance

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Very thorough communication for details and pleasant to deal with. Lovely suite, clean cozy and very nice bed linen.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent accommodation, well laid out and all facilities. Just minutes walk into town. Pleasant staff, attentive & smart. The castle is beautifully decorated & such a calming place to relax.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a beautiful place to stay, the rooms are out of this world, the cafe has very nice food, the staff are very friendly and very helpful, would recommend this place for a visit, will definitely be going back

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic place to stay ,great service from staff. Food was excellent and rooms were out of this world for space.

1  Thank vatisker
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A big draw for us was to view a number of the Lewis chessman that were on loan from the British Museum. The craftsmanship of these pieces was outstanding given their age. The museum itself was not large but did encapsulate a strong feeling of...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had an evening farewell dinner for 20 people in the Morning Room. We dealt with Hannah beforehand and were welcomed by Audrey and Amanda and they set the tone for the evening. They were professional and attentive, as were all the staff. We all...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Staff were great. Room was bright and clean. The food at the restaurant with the Starbucks was high quality.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We did not stay but friends have and have already booked to go back - they loved it, lunch was great value, hearty homemade soups, panini and many other options, nice to have lunch here after visiting the museum, staff were very quick and friendly...More

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Natural_Retreats, Guest Relations Manager at Lews Castle, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi MmacMmac Thank you so much for your review! We're delighted you enjoyed your visit and hope to welcome you again soon!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Exterior is lovely The entrance hall with the stars & the vaulted ceiling and the stairway is interesting but the rooms upstairs are barren.

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Heather S
17 May 2018|
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Response from Peter H | Reviewed this property |
Not in the Museum ok in grounds not sure about cafe but didn’t see any dogs there
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Laura Y
12 August 2017|
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Response from seo1mac | Reviewed this property |
The apartment we stayed in had a washing machine and there was detergent provided. Hope this is of some help. Kind regards.
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ZazoosMama
20 April 2017|
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Response from Natural_Retreats | Property representative |
Hi, You would need to fly into Stornoway Airport and from here you would be able to get a taxi to the Castle. Unfortunately we don't currently offer ground transfers. Thanks
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