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Stokesby, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a charming B&B with everything you could ask for from an exceptional host, to a perfect and spotless room. Andrew was more than welcoming without being intrusive, and was kind enough to join me for breakfast as I was travelling alone. I would have no hesitation in returning and also recommending The Moorings to anyone visiting the lovely...

1Thank Carol D
Cirencester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My daughter and I stayed at The Moorings in December 2016. A delightful B & B overlooking the water and only a very short walk to a range of shops and restaurants. Our room was spotless, our breakfast was freshly cooked and Andrew was a charming host. I would strongly recommend The Moorings to anyone planning on staying in Tarbert.

1Thank 748jo
Sheffield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 October 2016

Try to get to Andrews 2/3 times per year. Last visit 3 weeks ago and Andrew and the Moorings never let me down. It is a breath of fresh air every visit. Wish I could spend more time in this tranquil ,location. The cleaniliness the food and general overall quality is hard to better. Good location and superb views across...

2Thank Chris L
Nashville, Tennessee
Reviewed 16 October 2016

We were staying here for one night only to catch the ferry in Kinnecraig the next morning. Due to an accident on the mountain road we were late in arriving and we had a very early ferry to catch so our time here was very limited. Everyone in our party agreed that we wished we could magically pick up the...

1Thank Wes M
Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

Beautifully decorated, comfortable, great breakfast, really fantastic, fun host! Andrew is a gem, and we SO enjoyed our stay here in beautiful Tarbert. Everything was spotlessly clean and the breakfast was delicious, more food than I could eat, but I wanted to!

2Thank Lynne B
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 September 2016

This b&b is fantastic, the mattress is so comfy and rooms really nice and are kitted out with everything you need.. Andrew is very welcoming, funny and his personality comes out in his B&B with all his querky knick knacks about the place, especially bimbo the clown.. Breakfast is excellent too and wanted to stay for a week! Great place...

1Thank Stuart R
Reviewed 11 September 2016

Andrew is very welcoming and we had a lovely peaceful stay here. The house is beautifully decorated, clean, neat & tidy. We loved the lighting and the thoughtful USB plugs. Breakfast was very tasty and loved the Stornaway black pudding. We would happily stay here again, thank you Andrew.

1Thank Rachel W
Dundee, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 September 2016

Only wish we could have stayed for longer. This B&B is just an experience with so much going for it. The decor is extravagant and delightful, the light fitting are brilliant!! The family room we were in was cosy and immaculate. on top of this there is Andrew your host, who makes you feel so much at home. The breakfast...

1Thank BFview
Biggleswade, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 September 2016

Have stayed with Andrew many times and each time there is something new. New quality oak doors were fitted over the winter, patio areas added in the spring and now hoping to go back to see the latest addition - Bimbo the puppet. Specially commissioned by Andrew, Bimbo was due to stand (hang) in the hall politely reminding guests of...

1Thank kingking66
Bristol, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 August 2016

On our visit to Tarbert this beautiful little b&b stood out from the rest, surrounded by a beautifully kept garden with lots of character. We were first greeted with a warm and friendly welcome from the owner Andrew and immediately noticed the delightful marble floor through the hallway along with the doorman Bimbo the clown displaying the house rules- a...

2Thank BridgetTucker

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Prices from £35 per person per night bed & breakfast based on 2 Sharing. The Moorings Bed and Breakfast is a traditional stone-built fisherman's cottage situated within the quiet fishing village of Tarbert, Lochfyne, Argyll. The cottage has stunning views out across the harbour entrance and across Lochfyne and an idyllic garden were you can relax. Only a 2 minute walk to all local amenities, the village of Tarbert is host to several restaurants and pubs where fresh local seafood can be experienced. Situated at the rear of The Moorings Bed and Breakfast on the hill is the ruins of Tarbert Castle, which dates back to the 13th century and is known to have royal connections such as Robert the Bruce in 1325 and in 1494 James IV summoned Parliament to meet in Tarbert.Please note The Moorings is a traditional stone-built fishermans cottage and as such has a campsile style interior (sloping ceilings)Now with Free WiFi in rooms and secure outdoor bicycle storage area. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Moorings

Address: Pier Road, Tarbert PA29 6UE, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Argyll and Bute > Kintyre Peninsula > Tarbert
Price Range: $49 - $65 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 6
Also Known As:
The Moorings Hotel Tarbert
The Moorings Tarbert, Scotland, UK
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“room 4 is at the rear but overlooks the gardens. At least 2 of the other 3 bedrrooms over look the bays. Superb views all round.”
 of 5 bubbles H7867UHchrisl, 27 Oct 2016 | Read review
“We stayed at the back of the house and it was fine, I don't know about the other rooms”
 of 5 bubbles rachelwX5931WC, 11 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Speak to Andrew!!”
 of 5 bubbles BFview, 6 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Room 3 has a perfect view!”
 of 5 bubbles 451tinan, 27 Aug 2016 | Read review
“My room overlooked the East Loch - excellent.”
 of 5 bubbles X3777MMjohna, 25 Aug 2016 | Read review
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