The Old Library & Lodge

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Overview of The Old Library & Lodge

The Old Library & Lodge

3.0 star property

4.3/5 Excellent

Guests rated this property 4.5/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Restaurant
  • Breakfast available
  • Laundry
  • Housekeeping
Road to the Isles, Arisaig, Scotland, PH39 4NH

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationLand, Sea and Islands Centre6 min walk
  • Popular LocationCamusdarach Beach6 min drive
  • Popular LocationMorar Beach7 min drive

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About this area


The Old Library & Lodge is located in Arisaig. Travellers eager for a bit of culture can stop by Mallaig Heritage Centre, while those wishing to experience the area's natural beauty can explore Lochaber Geopark and Camusdarach Beach. Kayaking, sailing and fishing offer great chances to get out on the surrounding water, or you can seek out an adventure with hiking/biking trails nearby.

What's nearby

  • Land, Sea and Islands Centre - 6 min walk
  • Camusdarach Beach - 6 min drive
  • Morar Beach - 7 min drive
  • Samalman Beach - 22 min drive
  • Smirisary Beach - 25 min drive

Getting around

  • Arisaig Station - 10 min walk
  • Glasgow International Airport (GLA) - 169 min drive


  • Baywater Restaurant - 2 min walk
  • Morar Hotel - 6 min drive
  • Morar Hotel - 6 min drive
  • Morar - 7 min drive
  • Glenuig Inn - 20 min drive

About this property

The Old Library & Lodge

3-star guesthouse in Arisaig with free parking
A restaurant, laundry facilities and multilingual staff are available at this smoke-free guesthouse. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Other amenities include a garden. This guesthouse has 6 rooms.
The Old Library & Lodge offers 6 forms of accommodation. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.
The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

Property amenities


  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Free self-parking on site

Food and drink

  • Breakfast available for a fee
  • 1 restaurant

Family friendly

  • Laundry facilities


  • No lifts

Guest services

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff

Languages spoken

  • English
  • French


  • Garden


  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

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Check-in from 4:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Early check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18


Check-out before 10:30 AM

Renovations and closures

The following facilities or services will be unavailable from January 1 2022 to March 1 2022 (dates subject to change):
  • Dining venue(s)
  • Shuttle services


Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome

Payment types

Important information

You need to know

This property is managed by a professional host
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts credit cards and cash

We should mention

This property's policy is to refuse certain bookings for the purpose of group events or parties, including stag and hen parties
This property welcomes guests of all sexual orientations and gender identities (LGBTQ friendly)

Property is also known as

Old Library Arisaig
Old Library Lodge
Old Library Lodge Arisaig
Old Library Hotel
Old Library Lodge And Restaurant Arisaig, Scotland
Old Library Lodge And Restaurant Hotel Arisaig

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Overall score and ratings



Rating 5 - Excellent. 111 out of 213 reviews
5 - Excellent 52%
Rating 4 - Good. 71 out of 213 reviews
4 - Good 33%
Rating 3 - Okay. 20 out of 213 reviews
3 - Okay 9%
Rating 2 - Poor. 8 out of 213 reviews
2 - Poor 4%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 3 out of 213 reviews
1 - Terrible 1%




Staff & service




Property conditions & facilities

4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Great stay & meal
Quirky hotel with very good service and an excellent restaurant. Location is great with lots to see and do in the area.
Stayed 2 nights in Sep 2021

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Lovely big room with some very nice touches.Food location and staff were really excellent,will be back
Stayed 1 night in Jul 2021

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Just brilliant. Wonderful spotless room, luxury bedding and towels. Lovely food in the lovely restaurant, and friendly efficient staff. The owners have got this absolutely right!
Stayed 1 night in Jun 2021

4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Superb location. Harbour front. Spar shop next door.
Stayed 4 nights in May 2021

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 1 night in Jun 2021