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Fort Charlotte Guest House

Traveller (37)
Room & Suite (17)
Certificate of Excellence
Overview
1 Charlotte Street South Mainland, Lerwick ZE1 0JL Scotland See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pool
Restaurant
Room Service
Suites
3 Star accommodation
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All reviews lynne and jim guest house the main street fort cafe excellent breakfast commercial street porridge central location friendliest owners en suite facilities friendly hosts shetland islands biscuits lots of local knowledge places to visit every morning hot breakfast
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Reviewed 1 week ago

First apologies to all - I have been rather late in posting this review. We actually stayed at Fort Charlotte in August 2018 and what a great time we had. Four days based in Lerwick and then three in Scalloway. Both have their upside but...More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank gardaconvert
Reviewed 8 December 2018

We stayed here 10 years previously and enjoyed our stay immensely, so when we decided to revisit Shetlands there was no question about where we would stay. Jim and Lyn are wonderful hosts that give you a very warm welcome and make sure your stay...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank Have_Bag
Reviewed 31 August 2018 via mobile

This is everything you could possibly want. Excellent location just off the Main Street through town, super comfortable beds, spotlessly clean and an owner (and her sister) who look after you as if you were family. Nothing is too much trouble and they love to...More

Date of stay: August 2018
1  Thank Stuart_c_Taylor
Reviewed 9 August 2018

Stayed at Fort Charlotte for six nights and could not had been more pleased with everything. Lynn and Jim are wonderful hosts. Location is excellent. Could walk to everything in town. Although there is no parking on-site, had absolutely no problem finding free parking within...More

Date of stay: July 2018
1  Thank travelperson46850
Reviewed 30 July 2018

A totally welcoming and pleasant stay. The owners are lovely people, the breakfast excellent, the location perfect and perfectly quiet. Were that all B&Bs could boast the same! Jim and Lynn (the owners) lent us maps, gave us great touring advice, and were altogether hospitable....More

Date of stay: July 2018
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Description
See why so many travellers make Fort Charlotte Guest House their bed and breakfast of choice when visiting Lerwick. Providing an ideal mix of value, comfort and convenience, it offers a quaint setting with an array More of amenities designed for travellers like you. You’ll enjoy relaxing rooms that include a flat screen TV and a refrigerator, bringing comfort and convenience to your visit. Plus, Fort Charlotte Guest House offers free breakfast, providing a pleasant respite from your busy day. It's easy to stay connected during your stay as Fort Charlotte Guest House offers guests free wifi. Given the close proximity to Fort Charlotte, guests of Fort Charlotte Guest House can easily experience one of Lerwick's most popular landmarks. During your visit, be sure to check out a popular Lerwick surf and turf restaurant such as Da Steakhoose, which is a short distance from Fort Charlotte Guest House. Plus, during your trip, don't forget to check out a karaoke bar, such as Da Wheel. We’re sure you’ll enjoy your stay at Fort Charlotte Guest House as you experience all of the things Lerwick has to offer. Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Pool
Room Service
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
5
Price range
US$76 - US$118 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Fort Charlotte Guest House Hotel Lerwick
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Fort Charlotte Guest House Lerwick, Shetland Islands
Location
United Kingdom > Scotland > Shetland Islands > Mainland > Lerwick
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
5
Price range
US$76 - US$118 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Fort Charlotte Guest House Hotel Lerwick
,
Fort Charlotte Guest House Lerwick, Shetland Islands
Location
United Kingdom > Scotland > Shetland Islands > Mainland > Lerwick
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Traveller (37)
Room & Suite (17)
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sparky52
13 March 2018|
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Response from Filska | Property representative |
Yes there is! Manson Lauderette and Dry Cleaners are at Kantersted Road. Probably easiest to get a taxi (there are usually plenty around the cruise liner passenger drop off point). The fare is generally about £5.00 to go... More
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gee1909
14 July 2017|
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Response from Filska | Property representative |
Hello, Unfortunately we only have a room available for 2 nights - 28th & 29th July - we are full after that. Best regards Lynne
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"Remember the owners don't live there - no good ringing the bell. You need to ring the number provided..."
gardaconvert
1 week ago
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"Room 2 is possibly a better room"
Have_Bag
7 Dec 2018
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"#2 (1st fl European) and #4 (2nd fl). Steep steps no elevator."
WolaWola
30 Jul 2018
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"Very quiet"
KevinD245
21 Feb 2018
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