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The Machrie Hotel & Golf Links

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Private beach nearby
Private beach nearby
Private beach nearby
Premium bedding, minibar, in-room safe, desk

Overview of The Machrie Hotel & Golf Links

The Machrie Hotel & Golf Links

4 out of 5

4.8/5 Exceptional

Guests rated this property 4.9/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Pet-friendly
  • Spa
  • Restaurant
  • Gym

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • Hand sanitiser provided
The Machrie Hotel & Golf LInks, Islay Island, Scotland, PA42 7AN

Explore the area

  • AirportIslay (ILY)6 min drive
  • Popular LocationWhite Hart Beach8 min drive
  • Popular LocationKilnaughton Beach11 min drive
  • Popular LocationAn Tràigh18 min drive

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About this area

Islay Island

Located in Islay Island, The Machrie Hotel & Golf Links is near a private beach. Laphroaig Distillery and Lagavulin Distillery are cultural highlights of the area.

What's nearby

  • White Hart Beach - 8 min drive
  • Ardmore Islands - 9 min drive
  • Kilnaughton Beach - 11 min drive
  • The Singing Sands - 16 min drive
  • An Tràigh - 18 min drive

Getting around

  • Islay (ILY) - 6 min drive

Restaurants

  • The Machrie — 1 min walk
  • The Machrie Bar — 1 min walk
  • Gate 1 Cafe - 6 min drive
  • White Hart Hotel - 8 min drive
  • The Islay Hotel - 8 min drive

About this property

The Machrie Hotel & Golf Links

4-star hotel with private beach and golf course
A golf course, a restaurant and a fitness centre are available at this smoke-free hotel. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Additionally, a bar/lounge, a snack bar/deli and a sauna are on-site. All 47 rooms boast deep soaking bathtubs, and offer free WiFi and 24-hour room service. Minibars and premium bedding are standard, as are LCD TVs with digital channels.
The Machrie Hotel & Golf Links offers 47 forms of accommodation with minibars and a safe. Beds feature premium bedding. LCD televisions come with digital channels. Bathrooms include baths or showers with a deep soaking bath, bathrobes, slippers and complimentary toiletries.

This Islay Island hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and complimentary newspapers. Additionally, rooms include complimentary bottles of water and coffee/tea makers. Housekeeping is offered on a daily basis and an iron/ironing board can be requested.

Guests can play rounds at the 18-hole golf course. Other recreational amenities include a sauna and a fitness centre.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter
Guest accommodations are sealed after cleaning

Check-in

Contactless social distancing and check-out
Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Social distancing measures in place
Contactless room service is available.

Safety measures

Masks available
Hand sanitiser provided
Enhanced food service safety measures are in place
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Free self-parking on site

Food and drink

  • Full breakfast available for a fee 7:00 AM–10:00 AM on weekdays and 7:00 AM–10:30 AM on weekends: GBP 12.95-19.95 per person
  • 1 restaurant
  • 1 bar
  • 24-hour room service

Things to do

  • 18 holes of golf
  • Fitness centre
  • Golf driving range
  • Sauna

Family friendly

  • Free cots/infant beds
  • Laundry facilities
  • Snack bar/deli

Conveniences

  • Lift
  • Free newspapers in reception

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Golf lessons
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Porter

Languages spoken

  • English

Business services

  • Meeting rooms 2

Outdoors

  • Garden
  • Terrace

Spa

  • 2 treatment rooms
  • Massage/treatment rooms

Accessibility

  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)

More

  • Smoke-free property
  • TV in lobby

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Bed sheets
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Free cots/infant beds
  • Heating
  • Premium bedding

Bathroom

  • Bathrobes
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Deep-soaking bathtub
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • Digital channels
  • LCD TV

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Electric kettle
  • Free bottled water
  • Minibar

More

  • Desk
  • Free newspapers
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
  • Safe
  • Slippers

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Check-in

Check-in from 3 PM - 9:00 PM
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 11 AM

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation

Renovations and closures

The following facilities or services will be unavailable from July 1 2021 to January 1 2022 (dates subject to change):
  • Dining venue(s)
  • Shuttle services

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets are allowed for an extra charge of GBP 40.00 per pet, per stay
Dogs welcome
1 per room (up to 88 lbs/40 kg)
Pets cannot be left unattended
Food and water bowls are available
Specific rooms only, restrictions apply; pet-friendly rooms can be requested by contacting the property on the number on the booking confirmation

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Free cots (infant beds)

Payment types at the property

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Breakfast fee: between GBP 12.95 and GBP 19.95 per person (approximately)
  • Pet fee: GBP 40.00 per pet, per stay

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve cots/infant beds and rollaway/extra beds
This property accepts credit cards; cash is not accepted
This property reserves the right to pre-authorise the guest's credit card prior to arrival.

We should mention

Reservations are required for golf tee times; reservations can be made by contacting the property prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
The property allows pets in specific rooms only and has other pet restrictions (surcharges apply and can be found in the Fees section); guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation

Property is also known as

Machrie Hotel Links Islay Island
Machrie Links Islay Island
The Machrie & Golf Links Islay
The Machrie Hotel & Golf Links Hotel
The Machrie Hotel & Golf Links Islay Island
The Machrie Hotel & Golf Links Hotel Islay Island

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Overall score and ratings

4.8

Exceptional

Rating 5 - Excellent. 52 out of 66 reviews
5 - Excellent 79%
Rating 4 - Good. 12 out of 66 reviews
4 - Good 18%
Rating 3 - Okay. 2 out of 66 reviews
3 - Okay 3%
Rating 2 - Poor. 0 out of 66 reviews
2 - Poor 0%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 0 out of 66 reviews
1 - Terrible 0%

4.9/5

Cleanliness

4.8/5

Staff & service

4.5/5

Amenities

4.9/5

Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Liked: Staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
This hotel is stunning, from interior design, food, staff and golf course. Not forgetting the stunning view and beach. Actually don't want to share it, want to keep it all to myself.
Stayed 3 nights in Jul 2021

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with group
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
The hotel is beautifully furnished, comfortable and bedroom was lovely. When no masks and no one way system are needed anymore it will be perfect. The staff are all really helpful and we were made to feel very welcome.
Stayed 2 nights in Jun 2021

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with group
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Amazing short break
First visit since hotel revamp and it didn't disappoint. Particular thanks to Megan on reception and Lorna, Duncan, Gabriel and LJ for their excellent and friendly service. Hope to be back soon.
Stayed 2 nights in Oct 2020

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
6 star....
All round superb. Lodge was fantastic, great views. Staff were on the ball consistently. Difficult to fault the place.
Stayed 5 nights in Sep 2020

4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stay and play.
Staff are excellent, hotel very comfortable, food needs more variety in resturant. Golf course is wonderful to play and facilities are good. Golf professional is extremlly accomodating and nothing is any trouble. We will be back to stay and play golf.
Stayed 5 nights in Sep 2020