The best B&B holidays on Islay

The exterior of Tarbet House bed and breakfast on Islay

What makes the best B&B holidays on Islay?

Today, we are taking a closer look at our B&B holidays at Tarbet House in Bowmore, Islay. Here’s what makes them so special …

Wonderful B&B Accommodation

Guests of our Tarbet House bed and breakfast are treated to comfortable accommodation and a delicious continental breakfast each morning. There is free WiFi, satellite TV and tea and coffee making facilities. Fresh linen and towels are provided and there is parking available opposite the house. Everything you need for a pleasant stay.

Tarbert House sleeps up to eight people, with two twin bedrooms and two doubles, both ensuite. Plus, there is a living area. So it’s perfect for individuals and couples, or for small to medium families and groups.

But what makes Tarbet House extra special is our first-rate team, who will go above and beyond to make sure you enjoy your stay. Anything you need, just ask!

Location, location, location

Islay is a beautiful Scottish island, known as “Queen of the Hebrides”. It is the ideal holiday destination for those wishing to discover Scotland’s magnificent scenery, abundant wildlife and gorgeous beaches. It’s also great for whisky lovers, as it is home to several working distilleries.

Tarbert House is located in Bowmore, the main town on Islay. This is an excellent place to base yourself, while exploring the island. A picturesque town with great local amenities, shops, restaurants, harbour and a visitor centre.

Delicious dining

While breakfast is included in your B&B rate, you have the flexibility to dine out in the evenings. And you don’t have to go far to find top notch food in Bowmore. Our very own Peatzeria restaurant is just along the road. Overlooking Lochindaal, this is a fabulous place to enjoy delicious pizza in a stunning location. Choose from a unique, mouth-watering menu of classic and signature pizzas. Or, create your own pizza from a list of our toppings. View our latest menu. What’s more, all Tarbert House guests receive at 10% discount at Peatzeria.

Fantastic things to do

Bowmore is famous for its whisky distillery, located just two minute’s walk from you accommodation at Tarbert House. This is the top attraction in the town and a must for anyone interested in Scotch whisky. In fact, there are several distilleries on Islay worth a visit. Take a look at our favourites here.

Other popular activities on Islay include wildlife spotting, island tours, fishing, golf, exploring ancient sites and enjoying the lovely beaches. Islay is a spectacularly beautiful and peaceful place to visit. See our Islay Guide for more things to do.

Stay at Tarbert House

So, if you’re ready to experience one of our magical B&B holidays at Tarbert House on Islay, book your break today!

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