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“smoked haddock”(6 reviews)
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Frederick Crescent, Port Ellen PA42 7DJ, Scotland
7.5 km to Glenegedale Airport
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All reviewssmoked haddockthe ownerlovely ladyan en suite roomstayed for one nightbeautiful bathroomthe ground floorcooked breakfastwhisky tourthe pubb and byogurtjoyportferrydistilleryislay
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Reviewed yesterday

The Askernish is located just off the ferry terminal and offers views on the marina (see photo). We had the upstairs room without ensuite bathroom - but the bathroom ist just across the hallway. The price for the room is thus reduced and a top...More

Thank Michael W
Reviewed 3 days ago

Rented two rooms for two days. Each had its own bathroom, both lovely, but the en suite bathroom was the most beautiful bathroom I've ever seen. Wonderful deep clawfoot tub and separate shower, lots of room, lots of towels. Great breakfast, wonderful hostess. The B&B...More

Thank hurleynancy
Reviewed March 30, 2018

To stay with Joy at Askernish is absolutely fabulous, nice rooms, great breakfast and a lovely host! And the fact that it's situated just a few meters from the ferry, Islay hotel and the pub makes it even better. This is my second, but not...More

Thank theDuncansons
Reviewed November 6, 2017

What a BRILLIANT B&B! Absolutely gorgeous view of the harbor from our spacious, spotlessly clean, comfy room. Conveniently located to everything, but what makes this place especially delightful is the owner and her mum. Joy has the very best breakfast, plenty of coffee for us...More

Thank jostvd
Reviewed September 26, 2017 via mobile

Stoped by on a boating adventure. A warm welcome and offer to take us to a distillery was accepted, very helpful and kind. Lovely big and well appointed room which I think is a family room. Good bathroom too. Sadly due to weather we had...More

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United Kingdom > Scotland > The Hebrides > Islay > Port Ellen
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Askernish Port Ellen, Islay, Scotland
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February 3, 2018|
Response from Lewis P |
Hello, I am sorry but all my rooms are booked for Feis Ile 2018(Whisky Festival) May26 - June 3 , therefore I can not offer you any accommodation at this time.. Apoligies Joy.
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"The upstairs room is cheaper, bathroom just across the corridor."
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"Ask for the front room on the ground floor, very roomy."
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"The big room on the second floor with a private bathroom"
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"Stay here. It doesn't matter what room. There are only 3."
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