In a picturesque bay in the south of Skye, this hotel has beautiful views over the Sound of Sleat and the distant hills of Knoydart. It is also home to the headquarters of the award-winning Gaelic Whiskey company.

With log fires in its reception rooms and a wood-paneled dining room where you can enjoy candlelit dinners, Hotel Eilean Iarmain retains many traditional features. Its hallway is decorated with stag antlers and a stuffed golden eagle.

Rooms have wooden furnishings, and some have open fireplaces. Each also features facilities for making tea and coffee, and has scenic views from the windows. Suites also feature a TV. Free WiFi is available throughout the property.

The restaurant offers à la carte dining, with a menu including local seafood and game. There is also a well-stocked bar with a choice of fine wines and real ales.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.7 for a two-person trip.

Hotel Eilean Iarmain has been welcoming guests since Oct 20, 2011

Property Highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.7)

Want a great night's sleep? This hotel was highly-rated for its very comfy beds.

Breakfast Info

Full English/Irish, Vegetarian, Vegan, Gluten-free

Free parking available at the hotel


Select dates to see this property's availability and prices

Room Type
1 full bed
1 queen bed
2 twin beds
1 twin bed
1 queen bed
2 twin beds
1 queen bed
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Property questions and answers
Browse questions from guests for anything extra you want to know about the property
The property usually replies within a few days
  • Are there rooms with interconnecting doors available for families? Thank you.
    Feasgar math, Unfortunately, we do not have any interconnecting rooms, however when booking we would do our best to get you rooms as close together ..
    Answered on 22 August 2022
  • As no TVs in double rooms. Is there WiFi in these rooms? We do not require a suite but do require a tv! Thank you
    Madainn Mhath, Thank you for your question, all our rooms have Wi-Fi. Deagh dhùrachdan, Hotel Eilean Iarmain
    Answered on 5 October 2020
  • I’m thinking about booking a room over the Christmas period as a gift for my husband could you tell me if the restaurant open on Christmas Day please
    We are offering a Christmas Package for this year. This offer will be launched very soon and you can join our mailing list where it will be launched f..
    Answered on 6 March 2023
  • Are dogs allowed in the bar area while we are having a meal?
    Madainn mhath, Our Bar welcomes well-behaved dogs and so does our lounge. The only place we do not allow dogs in is our restaurant.
    Answered on 10 July 2021
  • Feasgar math! A bheil Gàidhlig agaibh?(Tha mi ag ionnsachadh,so will someone patient give me a chance to greet&order cofaidh is tì? Mòran taing!
    Feasgar math a' charaid! Tha beagan Gàidhlig againn. Bu toil leinn ur cuideachadh. (We would love to help you). An dòchas gum faic sinn a dh’aithghear..
    Answered on 17 November 2022
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Hotel area info *
1 Restaurant On Site
  • Restaurant #1

    No additional info available

Amenities of Hotel Eilean Iarmain
Great facilities! Review score, 8.7
Most popular amenities
Free parking
Non-smoking rooms
Free WiFi
Family rooms
Tea/Coffee Maker in All Rooms
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Private Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Bathrobe
  • Hairdryer
  • Bathtub
  • Shower
  • Linens
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Picnic area
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Garden
  • Electric kettle
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
Pets are allowed on request. Charges may apply.
  • Walking tours
    Additional charge
  • Temporary art galleries
  • Hiking
    Additional charge
  • Darts
  • Fishing
    Additional charge
Media & Technology
  • Telephone
Food & Drink
  • Wine/Champagne
    Additional charge
  • Kids' meals
    Additional charge
  • Special diet meals (on request)
  • Snack bar
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
  • Tea/Coffee maker
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Free public parking is available on site (reservation is not possible).
  • Street parking
  • Accessible parking
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Fax/Photocopying
  • Packed lunches
  • Ironing service
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
    Additional charge
Front Desk Services
  • Invoice provided
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Key access
  • Safe
  • Smoke-free property
  • Hypoallergenic room available
  • Heating
  • Carpeted
  • Family rooms
  • Ironing facilities
  • Non-smoking rooms
Languages Spoken
  • Afrikaans
  • German
  • English
  • Spanish
  • French
  • Dutch
Sustainability initiatives
This property has taken steps to provide more sustainable and eco-friendly travel

House rules

Hotel Eilean Iarmain takes special requests – add in the next step!


From 4:00 PM to 9:00 PM


From 8:00 AM to 10:30 AM



Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

Children 18 and above are considered adults at this property.

To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

Crib and extra bed policies

< 1 year old
Crib upon request
£15 per stay
1 year old
Crib upon request
£15 per stay
Extra bed upon request
£15 per stay
2 - 11 years
Extra bed upon request
£15 per stay
12+ years
Extra bed upon request
£25 per person, per night

Prices for cribs and extra beds aren't included in the total price. They'll have to be paid for separately during your stay.

The number of extra beds and cribs allowed depends on the option you choose. Check your selected option for more info.

All cribs and extra beds are subject to availability.

No age restriction

There's no age requirement for check-in


Pets are allowed on request. Charges may apply.

Maestro Mastercard Visa Cash Debit card Hotel Eilean Iarmain accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

Bar is closed from Thu, Dec 23, 2021 until Mon, Dec 27, 2021

FAQs about Hotel Eilean Iarmain

  • Hotel Eilean Iarmain has 1 restaurant:

    • Restaurant #1

  • Check-in at Hotel Eilean Iarmain is from 4:00 PM, and check-out is until 10:30 AM.

  • The nearest beach is 150 feet from Hotel Eilean Iarmain.

  • Guests staying at Hotel Eilean Iarmain can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 9.0).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Full English/Irish
    • Vegetarian
    • Vegan
    • Gluten-free

  • Room options at Hotel Eilean Iarmain include:

    • Double
    • Twin/Double
    • Family
    • Twin

  • The prices at Hotel Eilean Iarmain may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • Hotel Eilean Iarmain offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Hiking
    • Fishing
    • Darts
    • Temporary art galleries
    • Walking tours

  • Yes, Hotel Eilean Iarmain is popular with guests booking family stays.

  • Hotel Eilean Iarmain is 350 feet from the center of Isleornsay.