Hello and welcome to Ayen Cottage

We love Islay and want to share our love and knowledge of our Island with our guests.

Ayen Cottage is a small family run bed and breakfast offering comfortable accommodation in one of the more rural parts of Islay, approximately 5 miles from Port Askaig ferry terminal.

When staying at Ayen Cottage you’ll be staying with Carole and Barry who have been welcoming Islay visitors for many years and have helped them to discover the many wonders to be found on the island.


Visitor Reviews

Many of Ayen Cottage's visitors have taken the time to share the experience of staying with us.


Islay is famed for its Whisky distilleries, rich wildlife, stunning beaches, pollution free air and fantastic night skies and not forgetting it’s warm friendly residents.

Come and join us on Islay where you can expect to enjoy;

World famous whisky distilleries


Outstanding wildlife and scenery


Birding paradise


Star gazers heaven


To come and stay with us get in touch or please explore further.