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Baltasound Hotel

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Baltasound Hotel is a small family run hotel only a few hundred yards from Baltasound Pier and Marina. Its central location makes the hotel an ideal base for exploring Unst. The hotel offers accommodation in the modern inside rooms and Scandinavian style pine log cabins. Breakfast, afternoon tea & coffee as well as the evening meals are served in the hotel Restaurant and lounge. Every year we do everything to provide our guests with an outstanding service to make them feel welcomed like at home.
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Property amenities
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room features
Non-Smoking Rooms
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HOTEL STYLE
Great View
Location
Full view
Getting there
Lerwick-Tingwall Airport42 mi
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Reviewed 23 October 2018

The building was old and shabby. Tired and run down. The windows blown in the out dated dining room. The carpet was old and needs replaced. The food was dreadful, worst meal in 5 weeks. Location no excuse as Saxa Vord lovely.

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank Travel_Teddybears
Reviewed 19 October 2018

It's not the Hilton, it's not the HYatt --- you're in a remote, magnificent place. Locals on the buses and ferries to Unst were a little skeptical that we were staying here, the hotel apparently having some changes in ownership. It’s a stark sight, an...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank Nick M
Reviewed 9 October 2018 via mobile

We ate two nights at the Baltasound Hotel. It is a remote area so we were pleased to have a good meal nearby. First night there were only two tables being served as it is the off season. It was only the Chef, Emma, doing...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank Eric S
Reviewed 6 September 2018

The room was clean with central heating and an additional electric heater. But: We had to pay the full amount for a couple of nights on arrival before we even saw the room. The mattress was worn out. Very slow internet, no biscuits, no hot...More

Date of stay: August 2018
2  Thank Globetrotterin2
Reviewed 3 September 2018

I thought long and hard before leaving this review. Firstly I have to point out to the TripAdvisor powers that be that there is a *world* of difference between "average" and "very good". Where, for example, is simply "good"??? Anyway, that gripe aside, our first...More

Date of stay: August 2018
1  Thank simewiz
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Farandfine
11 June 2018|
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Response from LizShrewsbury | Reviewed this property |
I sent them an email which they replied to very quickly
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XIAOFAN P
4 December 2015|
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Response from Stephen S | Property representative |
Good Day, Please accept our apologies for the delay in responding to your email. We are in our closed winter period and there is only someone going into the office every few days to check emails and answer phone... More
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Squirrel C
21 May 2015|
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Response from Stephen S | Property representative |
Thank you for your enquiry. We have tea making facilities and hairdryers in all rooms except our unserviced rooms.
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"Keep driving"
Travel_Teddybears
23 Oct 2018
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"All the same"
aquarianblue300147
4 Jun 2018
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"They seem all the same."
863barryl
23 May 2018
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"Some really good looking cabins."
chris2phermartinnoel
17 May 2018
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LOCATION
United KingdomScotlandShetland IslandsUnstBaltasound
NUMBER OF ROOMS
24
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