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Cottage -
1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 2
Isle of Lewis, Lewis and Harris, Outer Hebrides, The Hebrides, Scotland

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Hadlet
New York City, New York
Level 3 Contributor
22 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
“I could not imagine better!”
Reviewed 16 June 2015 for a stay in May 2015
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My wife and I were blown away by the Eagle Bay Cottages. This may be the most beautiful place we have stayed in our lives. The view was superb! The cottage romantic and fabulously clean. Soaking tub with a view of the water. Listening to the wind howl at night as the wood stove burned. Kathleen and David were wonderful hosts - leaving us a detailed book of hikes and tours and restaurants, as well as a welcoming basket with smoked salmon, croissants, marmalade, tea, coffee, five types of fruit and a wonderful bouquet of white roses. On a scale of one to ten, it is a twelve. We hope to come back again.

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j7jpc
East Lothian
Level 6 Contributor
106 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
“A return visit - and even more fabulous than I remembered!!”
Reviewed 16 April 2015 for a stay in April 2015
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I've reviewed Eagle Bay before, but feel I just have to confirm that our return visit recently for a longer stay was really FAB. This time we followed the itineraries that are provided for the cottage and were supplied to us in advance so we did a bit of planning this time for our 5 nights. The cottage is still immaculate - as if never used before and the views from the windows are just fabulous. Soaking in the bath looking out over the bay is particularly indulgent. We love this place and the surrounding area. We incorporated a boat trip based on Kathleen's recommendation which was excellent and which I will review separately,

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Liked best: Everything about he place and the views
Liked least: Nothing at all
Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
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maggle_41...
London, United Kingdom
Level 3 Contributor
19 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
“Stunning!”
Reviewed 24 March 2015 for a stay in March 2015
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The other reviews say it all really - this place is seriously special. My husband and I had the most perfect week. The cottage is just beautiful, exquisitely decorated with top quality furnishings, yet understated and elegant. We don't think we have ever slept so well away from home, the bed is to die for! The views from the cottage are breathtaking - we had to keep pinching ourselves. The cottage has everything you could possibly need for a perfect holiday - from the excellent picnic hampers/thermos flasks, to the Parlux hairdryer and REN toiletries. We consider ourselves well travelled and enjoy luxury breaks, but Eagle Bay takes things to another level - this was our best holiday ever and we can't wait to go back. Thank you to Kathleen and David for a truly wonderful week.

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Liked best: everything
Liked least: nothing
Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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  • Was it a good value for the price paid?
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Lorna1985...
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4 reviews
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“Wonderful!”
Reviewed 14 March 2015 for a stay in March 2015
2
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My boyfriend and I came to Lewis for 4 days to celebrate my 30th birthday and, as a surprise, he booked one of the Eagle Bay Cottages. We had a wonderful time there - the accommodation itself is beautiful and well-finished. Everything has been thought of including Tupperware and thermos flasks if you want to go walking. The hosts couldn't have been more hospitable with the welcome hamper (including some delicious champagne) a lovely added touch. We will certainly be back and are already trying to work out dates!

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j7jpc
East Lothian
Level 6 Contributor
106 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
“Absolutely wonderful!!!”
Reviewed 7 November 2014 for a stay in November 2014
2
people found this review helpful

these cottages are amazing. Just back from a weekend there and that was not nearly long enough. Everything in the cottage is luxurious, top quality, but above all very tasteful. All the other reviews are accurate. Nothing has been left to chance. Absolutely stunning and we will definitely return for a longer stay sometime in the future. In fact, I didn't want to leave, it was so fabulous.

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