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The Island Bear Bed and Breakfast

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The Island Bear Shore Street, Bowmore PA43 7LB Scotland See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Free Parking
Pool
Restaurant
Room Service
3 Star accommodation
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All reviews bowmore distillery top floor yogurt stayed here for nights highly recommend this b b comfortable stay walking distance full scottish breakfast twin room rooms are spacious central location made us feel breakfast room a great stay warm welcome duncan host
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Both Duncan and Fiona were around to welcome us when we arrived drookit , having walked to the American monument in horizontal rain. They offered to put our stuff through their dryer. Thank you. Room was spotless and the bed huge (Thank you Duncan for...More

Thank Irvine J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Island Bear was excellent, rooms are beautiful, clean and very comfortable. Fiona & Duncan are both very knowledgeable concerning Islay and are happy to advise on what to see and do. Would be happy to recommend anyone to go and stay at the Island Bear...More

Thank Vivien2411
Response from FionaM3454, Owner at The Island Bear Bed and BreakfastResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you Viv for taking the time to write a review, and so pleased you enjoyed your stay with us. We enjoyed your company and would be delighted to see both again, should you plan another trip to Islay. Kind Regards Fiona & Duncan

Reviewed 5 September 2018

Fiona and Duncan are awesome people, and they made our stay at their B&B very pleasant. The location of the B&B is great - Bowmore is basically in the middle of the island, and everything is very close from here. There are several very nice...More

Thank Ivana H
Response from Fiona M, Owner at The Island Bear Bed and BreakfastResponded 6 September 2018

Thank you Ivana for your kind words. We enjoy meeting our guests and want everyone to enjoy their time on our beautiful island. We would love to welcome you both back anytime. Kind regards Fiona

Reviewed 25 August 2018 via mobile

We had a great stay with Fiona & Duncan who went out of their way to help make our couple of days special. The room was very comfortable, the breakfast more than sufficient and the B&B was very convenient particularly for public transport on the...More

Thank Chris G
Response from Fiona M, Owner at The Island Bear Bed and BreakfastResponded 6 September 2018

Thank you Chris for taking the time to write a check. We love to hear that our guests enjoy their time on our beautiful island. We would be delighted to welcome you back anytime. Kind regards Fiona & Duncan

Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

Duncan and Fiona were exceptional hosts. Extremely comfortable room and superb breakfast. Couldn't wish for better. Location is fantastic,walking distance to Bowmore distillery and restaurants. Would certainly recommend it highly.More

Thank Susan D
Response from Fiona M, Owner at The Island Bear Bed and BreakfastResponded 24 August 2018

Thank you for recommending us and we appreciate you taking the time to write such a positive review. So pleased you all enjoyed your time on Islay It was lovely to meet you and your lovely family and we would be delighted to welcome you...More

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The Island Bear bed and breakfast is an ideal place to stay on your visit to Islay. Centrally located on Shore Street in Bowmore it is easy to find and is perfectly positioned for all the necessary holiday More conveniences. The Island Bear is open all year. The Island Bear is not big but we feel this enables us to give you more individual attention. We have 3 en-suite bedrooms - two doubles and one twin/double, and a large dining and lounge room which gives you plenty of room to enjoy your breakfast or relax in comfort after a busy day. Less
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HOTEL FEATURES
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Breakfast Available
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
3
Price range
US$125 - US$157 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
The Island Bear Bed And Breakfast Bowmore, Islay
Location
United Kingdom > Scotland > The Hebrides > Islay > Bowmore
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
3
Price range
US$125 - US$157 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
The Island Bear Bed And Breakfast Bowmore, Islay
Location
United Kingdom > Scotland > The Hebrides > Islay > Bowmore
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"Room did face Loch Indaal but house on other side of the street blocked most of it out. Not an issue at all..."
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"Take a room in a different B&B"
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14 Jul 2018
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"We stayed on the top floor"
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4 Jun 2018
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"Top floor room for sea view."
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25 Apr 2018
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