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The Bayview Hotel

Traveller (33)
Room & Suite (28)
Dining (2)
Certificate of Excellence


Certificate of Excellence
A friendly Scottish welcome awaits in this beautiful Victorian terraced hotel, ideally situated on the quiet Craigmore shore, only ten minutes walk from the pier and Rothesay town centre. The Bayview offers spacious en-suite rooms with freeview TV, courtesy tray, hairdryer, and free wifi with no extra charge for sea views. Free car park and residents license, Why not stay in one of our beautiful refurbished suites with their own separate lounge area and panoramic views. Our four poster room is also very popular. Most of our double rooms have superking sized beds or they can be converted to twin beds if you prefer. Andrew and Irene assure you of the warmest of welcomes and a comfortable stay
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Property amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast Available
Golf course
Non-Smoking Hotel
Public Wifi
Room features
Family Rooms
Non-Smoking Rooms
Good to know
Bay View


Full view
53Somewhat walkable
Grade: 53 out of 100
20Restaurantswithin 0.75 miles
10Attractionswithin 0.75 miles
47Room tips
Traveller rating
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Time of year
Traveller type
  • Filter
  • English
Popular mentions
Great hotel, 10 minutes walk from town centre, with lovely views over the lochs. Friendly welcome into a nice comfortable hotel. We had a lovely, well appointed room overlooking the back garden, so it was quiet; mind you I think any room was probably quiet. Good facilities, and
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Very clean comfortable accommodation. Well cared for B and B. Great views. Breakfast choice was excellent. My room was not en-suite but I had a separate bathroom, which was very roomy clean and well provided with soaps and gels. A short flat walk into the town. I cannot click
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Just coming home from spending two great nights here. Irene was very accommodating and had a great welcome. The room we had was spotless and everything thought of. Even a sewing set. Breakfast was very well presented and hot food delicious. Would highly recommend this hotel.
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Just back home from spending 2 nights staying in this hotel. Two words, First Class!! Room was very well equipped with everything you need, hairdryer, clothes airer, tea and coffee making facilities and even cotton wool and cotton buds in the bathroom!! My partner is lactose
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Response from bayviewirene, Owner at The Bayview Hotel
Responded 30 Sep 2018
thank you for taking the time to review your stay with us, we are delighted you enjoyed your selves.we can only apologize for the pillows we do have an ongoing replacement program for pillows so we will replace the ones in your room immediately
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Had a lovely, if not windy (managed to align the visit with Storm Ali!), wee break in Rothesay. Irene was a lovely host and put up with all of my silly questions with patience! She also had a great knowledge about the surrounds and did her best to make sure I was comfortable.
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Response from bayviewbute, Owner at The Bayview Hotel
Responded 21 Sep 2018
Thank you for taking the time to review your stay . We are glad you enjoyed yourself. I feel I should point out it is only the single room that has the private bathroom. All our double/twin rooms are en suite. Glad you made it home ok after storm Ali
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sea view superking en suite room
There's always something going on in the bay
View from bedroom
View of Room (note ensuite bathroom)
Thank you for your enquirey. I regret all of our rooms are situated on either first or second floor kind regards Irene
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thank you for your enquiry, our twin rooms are £72.00 per night or £90.00 per night for a suite, please phone and we can discuss your options kind regards Irene 01700505411
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"1st or 2nd floor front for views over the lochs; rear room for quiet garden view."
"Amazing views from No 10 and it is large with a seperate seating area... the breakfast room."
"sea view if possible"
"I think room 8 has a 4 poster bed"
"the top floor sea view suite was well worth the extra cost"
US$92 - US$99 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
United KingdomScotlandIsle of ButeRothesay
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