Port Ellen

Local Facilities

Chandlers

Islay Marine Centre. Provide a 20 ton boat hoist,outboard repairs and GRP repair services. Contact Gus on 0149630 0129 or 07768340627.

Port Ellen

The two main grocery stores are SPAR and the CO-OP. Port Ellen has two main hotels with restaurant and good bar meals. Light meals also available at the Cyber cafe and a take-away service available at Sea Salt. There is a local garage for “topping off” quantities of fuel and bottled gas is available at MacAulay and Torrie. Both car hire services will deliver to the marina. Taxi, minibus and regular buses to other parts of the island serve the village. Islay has an air service direct to Glasgow and Frequent ferry service with coach link to Glasgow. The Local post office and telephone kiosk are next to the docks.

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Shops:

Spar (Iain Laurie) – 01496 302 264
Co-op – 01496 302 446
MacAulay & Torrie- 01496 302 053
Post Office – 01496 302382

Places to eat:

Islay Hotel – 01496 300 109
Old Kiln Cafe Ardbeg Distillery – 01496 302 244
White Hart Hotel – 01496 300 120
Port Ellen Cybercafe – 01496 300 509
SeaSalt Bistro – 01496 300 300

Pontoon Contacts

Jim Porteous 07464 151200
Linda Petrie 07464 151200
Email : portellenmarina@outlook.com

Allan Campbell 01496 302071
Gus Newman 01496 302373 or 01496 300129

Emergency:

Islay Coastguard – 01496 850 213
Police – 01496 302 002
Doctor – 01496 302 103

Car Hire

Islay Car Hire – 01496 810 544 (07824 665 099)
D & N Mackenzie – 01496 302 300

Local Taxi/Minibus Hire

Carol Macdonald – 01496 302155
(07775 782 155)

Transport

Islay Airport – 01496 302 022
CalMac Ferry – 01496 302 209