View of Iona from the dining room

Holiday Cottage - Fionnphort, Mull


Shopping and Eating in Fionnphort

All your holiday shopping and eating needs are available in Fionnphort.

The local shop provides:

  • An excellent range of basic and gourmet food (a fantastic range of cheeses, for example)
  • Bread, rolls and croissants freshly baked in the morning (get there early!)
  • Post-office facilities
  • Newspapers arrive around noon, and you can reserve them for collection
  • A range of gifts and souvenirs
  • Internet access is also available in the shop

Local pub and restaurant the Keel Row is cosy and has a very friendly atmosphere and a real log/peat fire. The restaurant attached to the pub is of a very high standard, and serves a lot of local produce.

There are also an excellent cafes and restaurants on Iona which provide high-quality cooked meals, as well as light refreshments.

The Ninth Wave Restaurant provides cuisine of the sort that you'd normally expect in a major metropolitan area, with many of the seafood dishes caught by the owner himself daily. The restaurant is on the road out of Fionnphort and a few hundred yards up on a track on the left.


'House on the sunny hill'  (Gaelic)


View from dining room