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26 reviews
5 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Well-appointed bnb, friendly hosts and a good breakfast. Our room was on the top floor with plenty of stairs up to it. Our hosts were helpful and friendly. Slightly curt sign in the room asking for no takeaways to be eaten in there, which is fair enough, the wording was just a bit abrupt. We had the en suite with... More 

Thank nelehclaire
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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17 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 October 2016

Struan House is perfectly located in Tarbert whether you are looking to catch the ferry to the Island's or just stay in town and enjoy the local sites. The B&B was the perfect place to stay when we finished up a day out at Islay. Kristen and John really did a fantastic job of making it a great experience for... More 

Thank RyanRaf
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 September 2016

John & Kirsten are great hosts very friendly and willing to give good advice on what to do locally. The room was cosy with an en-suite which is spacious with a shower. Breakfast was very tasty, all in all a nice wee stop. Would happily go back again.

1 Thank Rachel W
Callander, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 July 2016

Struan House is situated overlooking the harbour at Tarbert. Our room was on the top floor with views over the harbour. Lovely room with en suite bathroom. Very clean. Great breakfast with a good choice of menu. Mostly a very positive visit, just a couple of minor things that would have made it a better stay for us: Too much... More 

1 Thank nunderwood91
Kirkmichael, Ayrshire, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 July 2016

The Struan is a really nice, friendly, clean and warm little B&B in Tarbert's Harbour Street. I've just had a lovely weekend there. The bed was incredibly comfortable, the shower was fantastic (!) and the breakfast was absolutely delicious - something for everyone, including those of us who don't do the whole 'Full Scottish' thing, even though that was on... More 

1 Thank Catriona H
Majorca, Spain
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5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 July 2016

We really enjoyed staying at Struan house. Kirsten and John were very welcoming, happy to accommodate 4 cycles in their kitchen both nights and shared lots of local knowledge. The working harbour is right outside the front door and there are some nice bars along the harbour front. We enjoyed the delicious breakfasts in their charming dining room and slept... More 

1 Thank Merian D
Greater Adelaide, Australia
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6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 July 2016

The accommodation is comfortable and the location is well positioned in a delightful fishing village associated with historical past. Wholesome breakfast with good choices to start the day. Kristen does a great job as host .

1 Thank Jonah56
Edmonton, Canada
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90 reviews
16 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 July 2016 via mobile

We booked this B&B online and were not quite sure what to expect, but we loved this place. Kristen was extremely friendly and welcoming when we arrived, and made some great food recommendations for us. We only stayed for one evening in Tarbert on our way over to Islay, which was sort of disappointing as this was such a quaint... More 

Thank K8Ciara
Fort William, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 June 2016

Nice house in a nice place with nice people. Ticks all the boxes and really welcoming hosts. All you need for a night or a week. Lovely breakfast and dining area. Easy parking and a great position next to the working harbor with lots of fishing and sailing boats to look at. One minute walk to town center. Dont miss... More 

Thank 186545Dave
Tucson, Arizona
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144 reviews
22 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 May 2016 via mobile

This is not a luxury B&b, but the owners are GREAT! Very friendly reception, great advice on local eats and the ferry to Islay. Nice room, very, very clean and neat. We had booked a twin room, but got a double on arrival when they realized we're a couple. Couldn't suggest any better place in Tarbert if we tried!

Thank OpaHal

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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Additional Information about Struan House

Address: Harbour Street, Tarbert PA29 6UD, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Argyll and Bute > Kintyre Peninsula > Tarbert
Price Range: £67 - £74 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 4
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“Try for a room at the front, great view!”
 of 5 bubbles rachelwX5931WC, 13 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Front facing rooms have a fantastic view over the harbour”
 of 5 bubbles CatrionaH870, 17 Jul 2016 | Read review
“some rooms overlook the harbour which is nice.”
 of 5 bubbles Jonah56, 9 Jul 2016 | Read review
“The Arran has lovely harbour views”
 of 5 bubbles apollo15637, 25 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Our room looked over the harbour area and until quite late the fish lorry was loading up and the chiller was quite noisy.”
 of 5 bubbles DorothyStewart2014, 12 Mar 2016 | Read review
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