Isle of Islay travel guide

Isle of Islay Tourism | Isle of Islay Guide

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With a population of 3,457, Isle of Islay is a must-see destination in Scotland, United Kingdom. It is one of the most popular cities to visit in the country. Isle of Islay deserves at least 2 full days for you to see its main sights.

When to visit Isle of Islay

Isle of Islay in November
Estimated hotel price
C$ 222
1 night at 3-star hotel
Isle of Islay in November
Estimated hotel price
C$ 222
1 night at 3-star hotel

How to Get to Isle of Islay

Plane

When flying to Isle of Islay, you’ll arrive at Isle of Islay Glenegedale (ILY), which is located 5 miles from the city centre The shortest flight to Isle of Islay from Canada departs from Toronto and takes around 15h.

Car

Another option to get to Isle of Islay is to pick up a car rental from Edinburgh, which is about 117 miles from Isle of Islay. You’ll find branches of GREEN MOTION and keddy by Europcar, among others, in Edinburgh.

Plane

When flying to Isle of Islay, you’ll arrive at Isle of Islay Glenegedale (ILY), which is located 5 miles from the city centre The shortest flight to Isle of Islay from Canada departs from Toronto and takes around 15h.

Car

Another option to get to Isle of Islay is to pick up a car rental from Edinburgh, which is about 117 miles from Isle of Islay. You’ll find branches of GREEN MOTION and keddy by Europcar, among others, in Edinburgh.

Airports near Isle of Islay

Airlines serving Isle of Islay

Lufthansa
Good (4,678 reviews)
KLM
Good (849 reviews)
British Airways
Good (4,746 reviews)
Delta
Good (4,443 reviews)
Air France
Good (976 reviews)
Iberia
Good (1,603 reviews)
Emirates
Excellent (2,102 reviews)
Qatar Airways
Good (2,367 reviews)
LOT
Good (664 reviews)
Finnair
Good (771 reviews)
Etihad Airways
Good (848 reviews)
ITA Airways
Good (774 reviews)
JetBlue
Good (1,544 reviews)
Aer Lingus
Good (682 reviews)
Malaysia Airlines
Good (188 reviews)
Japan Airlines
Excellent (951 reviews)
China Eastern
Good (70 reviews)
easyJet
Good (1,401 reviews)
China Southern
Excellent (39 reviews)
Ryanair
Good (3,336 reviews)
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Where to stay in Isle of Islay

Average rates range from around C$ 292 per night for a double room in a 3-star hotel to C$ 518 and up for a 5-star experience.

Where to stay in popular areas of Isle of Islay

Most booked hotels in Isle of Islay

The Islay Hotel
4 stars
Excellent (9, Excellent reviews)
C$ 494+
Glenegedale House
5 stars
Excellent (9.7, Excellent reviews)
C$ 518+
Bridgend Hotel
4 stars
Excellent (8.9, Excellent reviews)
C$ 245+
No. 1 Charlotte Street
3 stars
Excellent (8.7, Excellent reviews)
C$ 253+

Renting a car in Isle of Islay

Expect to pay C$ 2.54 per litre in Isle of Islay (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your rental car, filling up the tank will cost between C$ 30.37 and C$ 40.49.

Expect to pay C$ 2.54 per litre in Isle of Islay (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your rental car, filling up the tank will cost between C$ 30.37 and C$ 40.49.