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    Fair Isle Lodge & Bird Observatory

    Fair Isle Lodge and Bird Observatory | Shetland, ZE2 9JU, Scotland
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    Overview
    • Excellent80%
    • Very good16%
    • Average4%
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    Free Internet
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    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    Wheelchair Access
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    1 - 5 of 39 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    A friend and I recently spent a few days at the Bird observatory and enjoyed it immensely It is very comfortable and the staff are friendly and full of information. The rooms are very clean and comfortable with ensuite facilities and beautiful views. The food...More

    Thank owdwife
    Response from AdministratorFI... F, Manager at Fair Isle Lodge & Bird ObservatoryResponded 1 week ago

    Thank you for the review and your comments. We are pleased you enjoyed your stay and the food too - our kitchen work hard to cater for the dietary needs of our guests, despite the limitations of our location.

    Reviewed 14 October 2017

    My wife and I had a terrific visit to one of the wildest and remotest islands in Scotland, the observatory is spacious and comfortable, we had special dietary requirements, the staff prepared separate meals for us and couldn't have done more to make us feel...More

    Thank richardR1013DC
    Reviewed 25 July 2017

    Stayed here for the weekend. Large room, ensuite,, comfy bed. There is a large dining room with a set menu everyday, not haut cuisine but plenty of it and well cooked. 3 meals a day included in the price. Packed lunches are available. Helpful staff,...More

    Thank Fram1959
    Response from AdministratorFI... F, Manager at Fair Isle Lodge & Bird ObservatoryResponded 10 August 2017

    Thank you for taking the time to post a review, we always appreciate guests talking about their stay, as everyone brings different expectations and experiences.

    Reviewed 11 July 2017

    The Fair Isle Lodge & Bird Observatory (FIBO) exceeded our expectations. A newly built lodge with excellent facilities in the most wonderful location if you are interested in birds, marine wildlife, hiking, the outdoors or culture & history. The rooms were fab, with nice, clean...More

    Thank missechsinclair
    Response from AdministratorFI... F, Manager at Fair Isle Lodge & Bird ObservatoryResponded 10 August 2017

    Thank you for your review, we do appreciate guests taking the time to pass on information on some of the activities and experiences from their stay. We're very pleased you enjoyed your time on Fair Isle and hope to see you again in the future.

    Reviewed 7 July 2017

    Top Location if you are a bird watcher but also if you are interested in nature, peace and quiet. Relaxed small Island but worth visiting. The Observatory is top, run by very friendly staff, good food and big fun. Rooms are perfect. Very well organized.

    Thank biesjeb62
    Response from AdministratorFI... F, Manager at Fair Isle Lodge & Bird ObservatoryResponded 10 August 2017

    Thank you for your kind review, we're very pleased you enjoyed your time on Fair Isle. We would always hope to make guests feel welcome whatever their interests and reasons for visiting the Isle.

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    • Free Internet
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 16
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    • Shetland Islands >
    • Fair Isle
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    Room Tips
    "Request a sea view if that is what you would like."
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    "All rooms appeared to be the same"
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    "There is a very nice wheelchair-friendly room on the ground floor. Otherwise you have to use the stairs to..."
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    "ask for a sea view which we were lucky enough to have otherwise you will overlook the car park."
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