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The Bay

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Portnahaven Bay looking up to King Street
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Portnahaven Bay looking up to King Street
Double bedroom with sea view to front View from King Street into Portnahaven Bay
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Portnahaven Bay looking up to King Street
Double bedroom with sea view to front
View from King Street into Portnahaven Bay
Seal in Portnahaven Bay
Dining area in kitchen
Lossit Beach, Islay
King Street, Portnahaven, with lighthouse island behind
Portnahaven, Isle of Islay
Saligo Beach, Islay
Seals basking in Portnahaven bay
Sitting room with direct sea view and open fire
Other side of sitting room, opening into kitchen
Claddach - raised stony beach just outside Portnahaven
Portnahaven sunset
View of King Street from Shore Street, Portnahaven
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1 bathroom
Sleeps 4
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 17 June 2016 for a stay in May 2016
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We chose The Bay due to reviews already written and must add that they lived up to the print. The Bay is a wonderful cottage situated alongside the bay in Portnahaven. The outlook is fabulous with ever changing views of the bay and it's inhabitants, the wonderfully entertaining seals. We loved every minute spent there and will definitely return. The...

Management response:

Dear Karen & John, We're so glad you loved your stay - it's always so nice when someone loves Islay as much as we do. I'm glad Mum and Ian looked after you so well too - you were very lucky with weather and timings for crabs, and I think you saw a lot of the island during your stay....


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Dumbarton, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 22 May 2016 for a stay in May 2016

A lovely wee place. Unassuming and quaint, it was spotlessly clean and was well equipped with everything we needed. The neighbours made us feel very welcome and we were treated to a bowl of home made scones and some jam on arrival. Later, we sampled freshly caught crab - delicious! The views from the cottage are astounding and ever-changing (just...

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Fife, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 8 May 2016 for a stay in May 2016

Had a great week in this cottage which was in an idyllic location, great views from window especially watching the seals. Cottage was very comfortable and catered for all your needs. Coal fire was great.

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Thanks very much for the review - really glad you enjoyed your stay!


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  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (5)
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (5)
  • Microwave
  • Ocean Views
  • Parking
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Satellite TV
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Stereo System
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
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Portnahaven Bay looking up to King Street
Double bedroom with sea view to front
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View from King Street into Portnahaven Bay
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Default 7 nights
26 Mar 2016 -
30 Sep 2016
High Season
7 nights
1 Oct 2016 -
31 Mar 2017
Low Season
7 nights
1 Apr 2017 -
29 Sep 2017
High 2017
7 nights
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