Ian’s House, near Port Ellen, Islay

Sea views and set in the grounds of a distillery

Ian’s House is a spacious holiday cottage on Islay with sea views and set in the grounds of a distillery. What more could a whisky-lover want?

Accommodation overview

You will enjoy the sea views from the lounge of this single-storey holiday cottage. On chilly evenings you can enjoy a  dram of Islay whisky sitting by the open fire. The kitchen is well-equipped and there is a private and fully-enclosed garden making a safe place for your children to play or your dog to run around.


Two large bedrooms:

  • 1 x double bed
  • 1 x double bed and single bed

Facilities include:

  • Wi-Fi
  • Dishwasher
  • Electric oven and hob
  • Microwave
  • Fridge with icebox
  • Washer/dryer
  • Walk-in shower


Situated in the grounds of Laphroaig Distillery in the southern part of Islay, the cottage is named after Ian, a cooper at Laphroaig. From the holiday house a short walk takes you to the shore and the distillery.

Book and find out more about Ian’s House at Laphroaig Distillery, Port Ellen, Islay

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Plan your trip to Islay

Local tips for things to do on Islay

Things to do on Islay as suggested by Islay B&B owners, Emma and Graeme

Getting to Islay

You can travel to the Isle of Islay by ferry or by air:

Ferries to Islay

The Caledonian MacBrayne ferry runs from Kennacraig to either Port Ellen or Port Askaig on the Isle of Islay. The trip takes approx 2 hours. Alternatively, during the summer you can take the ferry on selective days from Oban to Port Askaig.

Flights to Islay

If you would prefer to fly to Islay, Flybe has cheap flights departing from various European airports including Glasgow airport. Find out more about flights to Islay.

You can hire cars on the the island.


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Isle of Islay PA42 7DU Scotland GB
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