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Iona is a very special place and we were lucky to be able to book beds in the hostel for one night. It gets booked up very quickly, esp at weekends. This is a clean and comfortable hostel with an excellent and cosy kitchen. Good...More
I almost don't want to tell people how special this place is, in case too many visitors spoil the peace!
John runs a very special place, where you can go and just be yourself, rest, recharge your batteries and return to your normal life with...More
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Response from john m, Owner at Iona HostelResponded 23 May 2017
Thank you for your lovely message and I'm glad that you enjoyed your time on Iona. John.
John, Collette and Misa created a heavenly environment which wrapped around us during our creative workshop which was held at the hostel. The location, next to a white secluded beach, could beat any Caribbean resort. The hostel lived up to and went beyond its eco...More
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Response from john m, Owner at Iona HostelResponded 10 April 2017
Thank you! What a lovely review. It was a pleasure meeting you a few weeks ago and I hope you make it back someday. All best, John.
Despite the exciting weather, gale force winds and torrential rain we loved our stay on Iona. We stayed in the Shepherds Bothy. Very cosy and romantic, just what you need apart from a bathroom and toilet which is in the youth hostel. Such a delightful...More
Lovely place with friendly people. Warm welcome. Great common room with a wonderful kitchen, big table and cosy lounge. Very clean, good atmosphere - a real gem on the island!
I don't think that was my last stay there :)