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Donan House

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Dornie | By Kyle Ross-shire, Dornie IV40 8DX, Scotland
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Booked Donan house mostly for its location so close to Eileen Donan castle and ease for trip to isle of skye its very easy to find and has lots of off road parking . We were made so welcome by jim and dot on arrival and during our 2 night stay, our room was lovely spacious well equiped and spotlessly... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015

I chose this place because of it's location near the Eilean Donan castle. After reading several reviews I made sure to call at 4:30 and tell Dot that I had arrived in the area but was gong to tour the castle before checking in. I did this to make sure she would hold the room for me. The room was... More 

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Turriff, Scotland, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015

Stayed for three nights , 6,7, 8th July2015. Dot and Jim made us very welcome . The accomodation is top quality and the view from our room out onto Eilan Donan Castle could not have been better . Breakfast was superb , a thoroughly enjoyable stay.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2015

Dot has her home decorated beautifully, and she takes pride in welcoming guests. We truly enjoyed our stay, and had a wonderful breakfast. You can walk to Eilean Donan or to Dornie. She does not accept credit cards.

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Inverness, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

Arguably ! Finest small hotel in Highlands. Dot & Jim make their guests so welcome. As a seasoned traveller , I feel so at home whenever I check in. Every guest room in hotel has a stunning view that must be seen to be appreciated . Due to being so popular , my advice to all travellers is to reserve... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015

Excellent location at the foot of Eilean Donan Castle. We had a room that looked out right at the Castle. Our room was clean and well decorated. Bathroom was ample, as was the shower stall (ensuite bathroom). Very comfortable. Dot was friendly and helpful.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

This is an amazing place to stay. Extremely clean everywhere with fab miniatures in bathroom. Sky tv not that you will watch it much with the view and Dot and Jim were great hosts. My dad absolutely loved it too as his favourite place. Dot very accommodating and can't wait to come back. Breakfast was lovely cereals with yogurts and... More 

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Dortmund, Germany
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2015

We stayed here for 1 night (in the bedroom with the brownish wallpaper / castle view) on our drive-through to Skye/Uig. If you like castles... thats the B&B you´ve to stay - its a stonethrow away from the famous Eilean Donan Castle. You can also have a view from your bedroom :) The room was clean, well equipped and very... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2015

This B&B had the most beautiful view of Eileen Donan Caslte from our room as well as from the breakfast nook. The 3 guest rooms are all located upstairs in this newer construction home, which for us was not a problem. Our room was spacious with two sitting chairs. It had an extra twin bed available to accomodate families. The... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2015

One of my all-time favorites. Great location, one minute walk to Eilean Donan Castle and Dornie village. Great hosts, friendly and helpful, reasonable price. Highly recommended. "."."...........................................

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