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Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

Very friendly and helpful. Good accommodation with great facilities. Nice breakfast with a range of options. Very close to the leverburgh ferry so more practical for the early crossing rather than driving down early from stornoway

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 October 2016

We were a party of 3, meeting 2 cyclists doing the "Barra-Butt" who were coming of the early ferry. We had arrived on a Sunday night and we ordered an evening meal in advance. This was a huge success, with good home cooking and generous portions. After dinner we retired to a lovely residents lounge where we were served coffee/tea and mints....

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Bristol, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 September 2016

We were lucky to stay just one night (Weds 6th July 2016) at Siane and Mike's home, we arrived on their doorstep unannounced on a whim at 6.30pm having cycled 130km from Barra. We intended staying on Beneray that night and getting a very early ferry, we jumped on the last ferry that happened to be in dock as we...

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 31 August 2016

I can't praise this bed and breakfast enough. From the moment of my arrival I was made to feel welcome and the hospitality of Siane and Mike (Green) was second to none. The house is spotless, spick and span and tastefully furnished throughout as well as situated in a perfect location, a few minutes away from the ferry that takes...

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Reviewed 16 August 2016 via mobile

What a delight from start to finish, easy to book, great welcome, immaculate rooms, attentive owners with plenty of local knowledge, and a lovely breakfast to boot. Not to be missed if you plan to visit this area. I can't rate this place highly enough, if all B&Bs were like this travelling would be a delight! Thanks

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Sealever, Owner at Ben View Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Many thanks for taking the time to submit a review, it is really appreciated. We are so pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us and your words give us a real big boost. It was a pleasure meeting you and we hope you enjoyed the rest of your trip in the Outer Hebrides. Siane and Mike

Carlisle, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 August 2016

We were on a cycle/camping holiday; south to north through the Outer Hebrides. There were times when the weather was a little challenging - this was one of those days: we started the day at Balranald on the west of North Uist in glorious sun and sparkling views; by the time we boarded the ferry for Leverburgh we were soaked...

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Sealever, Owner at Ben View Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Many thanks for taking the time to submit a review, it is very much appreciated. We are pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us and the facilities that we offer. We hope that the weather was more enjoyable for the rest of your trip. Many thanks for staying with us and just glad that we were able to provide...

Bochum, Germany
Reviewed 3 August 2016

Friendly people, a bed wide enough to actually sleep in it (this is not to be taken for granted, so we learned everywhere else), breakfast tailored to everybody's needs. The ideal base camp for a St Kilda day trip, with only a 2 minutes drive to the pier.

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Sealever, Owner at Ben View Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Many thanks for taking the time to write a review, it is very much appreciated. We are pleased that you enjoyed your bed as I admit you cannot beat a king-size bed for a comfortable nights sleep. We are so pleased that you had the best stay with us during your trip. We aim for all our guests to have...

Auchterarder, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 July 2016 via mobile

Sian and Mike were hospitable, informative and fun. Mike was skippering the boat to St Kilda that we were on which was great for local knowledge (and a wee seat in the co-pilot's chair). Breakfast around a big table which is nice for mixing with others, plentiful and good quality.

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Sealever, Owner at Ben View Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Many thanks for taking the time to submit a review, it is very much appreciated. We are pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us and that the weather stayed good so that you managed to get out to St Kilda. It is nice to know that you enjoyed your breakfasts around our big table and were able to chat...

Falkirk District, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 July 2016 via mobile

Stayed for 3 nights in July 2016. Siane and Mike are really welcoming and full of knowledge about the area and are really easy going with how they run things. Great room and brilliant breakfast. Really easy going B&B and great location for exploring Harris from, highly recommend.

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Sealever, Owner at Ben View Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Many thanks for taking the time to write a review, it is very much appreciated. We are pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us and that we are achieving our aim of having an easy going, relaxing, homely establishment. We are also pleased that you enjoyed your breakfasts, again something else we pride ourselves in by providing eggs from...

Moorhead, Minnesota
Reviewed 6 July 2016

I stayed at the Ben View for 7 nights and Siane and Mike (the hosts) were extremely friendly and helpful with suggestions of places to see. Their B&B is very modern and clean. Wonderful cooks (both of them!). By the time I left, I felt like part of the family.

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Family Rooms
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Additional Information about Ben View Bed & Breakfast

Address: Leverburgh HS5 3TL, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > The Hebrides > Outer Hebrides > Lewis and Harris > Isle of Harris > Leverburgh
Number of rooms: 2
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Ben View Bed & Breakfast Leverburgh, Isle Of Harris
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“Both twin room and family room (which is the double) have wonderful views of the Ben.”
 of 5 bubbles Fiona_Glos, 7 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Contact the owners direct and state your preferences, they are more than happy to oblige.”
 of 5 bubbles AnneMac1954, 31 Aug 2016 | Read review
“There are about 4 rooms and all are clean, modern, and warm.”
  • This photo was taken across the street from the B&B. Sheep having breakfast.
 of 5 bubbles KenB320, 6 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Bath in room”
 of 5 bubbles Babyskoot, 20 May 2016 | Read review
“The room with a queen bed and a single is larger and has a larger bath”
 of 5 bubbles tighegsd, 19 May 2016 | Read review
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