Cosy accommodation in the heart of Bowmore on the Isle of Islay

Relax and unwind at our quintessentially Scottish inn, where each of our 12 en suite guest rooms has been designed to ensure your stay is as enjoyable and comfortable as possible - from the super-comfy beds to the cosy Scottish design. It's not just a stay; it's an experience.

Imagine waking up to breathtaking views of Loch Indaal, available from five of our rooms. These vistas - ever-changing with the weather - offer a spectacular backdrop to your stay and a snapshot of the island's beauty.

For those seeking a touch more modernity without sacrificing charm, our beautiful sister property, Briarlea House, offers four recently-refurbished rooms. Located just a five-minute stroll from The Lochside, Briarlea House offers the perfect blend of modern amenities and tranquil ambiance. Whether you're booking an individual retreat or arranging a group stay, these rooms are designed to cater to your every need, ensuring your time on Islay is as comfortable as it is memorable.

To make your decision even easier, we offer exclusive rates when you book directly with us. Secure the best deal for your getaway and ensure that your stay on Islay is not only luxurious but also offers unparalleled value. 

Choose The Lochside for your next adventure, where exceptional comfort meets the unrivalled beauty of the Scottish isles.


The Lochside

20 Shore Street


Isle of Islay

PA43 7LB

Phone: 01496 810 244

Email: bookings@lochsidehotel.co.uk