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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Fabulous, homely ,modern but also traditional. Situated near everything you need the cottage we stayed in was excellent. We were also brilliantly looked after by the staff. Our views were stunning from almost every room, even in chilly November. A sliding door right onto a wonderful garden overlooking the water.

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Prudhoe, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 24 October 2016

We came back to Islay, after two previous visits, to watch the return of the 60,000 geese that overwinter here, and wanted a central base. Garden Cottage, one of the properties created from old distillery buildings looks out over the central town square, and we were worried that it might be noisy at night - but everyone seems to be... More 

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 19 October 2016

Stayed here last weekend for our friends 30th. Great little cottage, even got a bottle of Bowmore 12 year old which is a nice touch. Ideal central location for visiting the whole of Islay. Bowmore has everything you need for shops and restaurants. As we overlooked the distillery it's perfect to have our bacon butties then walk out of the... More 

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Berwick-upon-Tweed, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 1 September 2016 via mobile

We were invited by good friends to join them as they had booked the Stillman Cottage in Bowmore. 2 bedroom en-suite with jacuzzi bath and shower in each. Lovely clean cottage. Well situated by the sea loch.. Hotel across the road but is a quiet area. A short walk from the Bowmore distillery. Recommend a tour.

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Lede, Belgium
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Reviewed 26 August 2016

Stayed 4 days in the Stillman's Cottage with 2 couples! Cottages are well equipped! Very good location! Complimentary bottle of Bowmore 12yo and distillery tour for your party. Co-op is just across the road and restaurants within easy walking distance if you want to eat out. Direct acces to the lovely walled garden. Just 2 little minor points: sometimes a... More 

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Perth, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 26 July 2016

We stayed in Mashman's Cottage which was quite roomy for 2 people and had a lovely private garden which caught the morning sun. Unfortunately there was a horrible smell in the hallway which no amount of fresh air would eliminate plus the twin beds were very narrow and rather short. One of us is 5ft7ins (which is not unusually tall)... More 

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Littleton, Massachusetts
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Reviewed 6 July 2016

We stayed in the Mashman Cottage. It is very well appointed, very clean, and very well kept. Pretty much everything you may need is there for you. The only thing we thought this cottage lacks is a place to sit and view the ocean while sipping coffee or a dram of whiskey. Not a biggie, but would be nice. Free... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 July 2016

Lovely comfortable cottage.Friendly people.Great for a get away from it all break.The garden cottage has access to private walled garde over looking sea.Bottle of Bowmore waiting in cottage was very welcome.Hope to make a return journey.

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Olympia, Washington
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Reviewed 3 July 2016

We booked the Stillmans Cottage almost a year ago and it was worth it. It is a beautiful cottage in a beautiful little town on an amazing island - Islay. We had an amazing time and the people at Bowmore Distillery were so helpful and very welcoming. The cottage itself is right on the distillery grounds - amazing place to... More 

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Dunoon, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 27 June 2016 via mobile

The Old Bakery is worthy of its high rating; the spacious accommodation makes it an excellent place for a group to use as a base. Downstairs there is a very spacious hall which allows for ease on arrivals. The two twin bedroom and master suite are located there, all with en-suite rooms and baths in the bathroom. The 1st floor... More 

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Additional Information about Bowmore Cottages

Address: Bowmore PA43 7JA, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > The Hebrides > Islay > Bowmore
Number of rooms: 6
Also Known As:
Bowmore Cottages Hotel Bowmore
Bowmore Cottages Islay
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“There is multiple berth cottages available , choose wisely. Its also near the actual distillery so you can pop in for a tour very easily.”
 of 5 bubbles johnmU6169WP, 15 Nov 2016 | Read review
“For most of the distillery tours and restaurants on the island they do need booked in advance even at the end of the tourist season.”
 of 5 bubbles rs4emz, 19 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Stillman's was an amazing place to stay - very cozy and comfortable for 4.”
 of 5 bubbles SusanOly12, 3 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Stillman cottage is magnificently located”
  • Garden space
  • Garden space
  • The view from the garden space
  • The shower is a little wilful but excellent pressure
  • Bathroom
  • Bed room - Ikea beds
  • Living Room - great original art on walls
 of 5 bubbles SloveniaGreenPiece, 25 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Upstairs rooms have a wonderful view of the sunrise.”
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 of 5 bubbles Waimoku, 24 Apr 2015 | Read review
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