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Dornie Hotel

| Dornie, Dornie IV40 8DT, Scotland
Dornie Hotel
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

stayed here during march 2015 for 1 night. we arrived without a reservation and we were given a twin room that we needed for 1 night for a good price. The room was comfy and we ate in the bar attached to the hotel. the locals were friendly and the food was good (recommend the main with the haggis!) we... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2015

We stayed here for 2 nights in late December 2014 and found the hotel to be perfectly adequate for our needs. After reading some of the reviews we approached our stay with a little trepidation but after staying there we felt that the Dornie Hotel was an excellent choice and would recommend it to others. We had come to Dornie... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

I feel that after some other reviews visitors to the area could miss out on a good hotel in a beautiful area If you expect to be fussed around by the staff then yes you will be disappointed But the staff do their job and if you are friendly to them they will respond likewise the rooms are clean ,adequate,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014 via mobile

My entire family traveled to Scotland for a wedding at Eilean Donan and stayed at the Dornie Hotel. The staff was like extended family and were a great help. My particular room was on the back side of the hotel and, with my window open, I awoke to the sounds of sheep on the mountainside each morning. This was after... More 

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Liberal, Kansas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

Old fashioned hotel. Very simple and very comfortable, with lots of character. Only about a dozen rooms make this a very quiet stay in a pretty little village in beautiful surroundings. Some rooms have a private bath, but some share baths with another room. Rooms are small, but I didn't go there to spend cash on a room! Rooms were... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

As an earlier commenter observed, the staff and owner seemed quite indifferent to us, with the exception of the barmaid on the night we were there, who was excellent in all respects. The room was small and chilly (we should maybe have put the heater on when we arrived rather than waiting till we got back to the room after... More 

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Alloa, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

I was travelling with an American friend and was looking forward to a typical Scottish welcome in the hotel. Unfortunately the staff was so indifferent to our stay - had a small conversation with the owner in the bar but otherwise there was no repartee with the staff at all. A welcome from the receptionist at the front desk on... More 

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Glenrothes, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

Stayed here for a wedding at the castle and had three rooms for two nights and even the dog was welcome. Good food, friendly helpful staff and beautiful location. Isle of Skye and stunning scenery just a short drive away. Would stay here again.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

This is a busy hotel that is really quite tired and this is reflected in the decor and the rooms. The bar is good and the atmosphere plus food were what they should be. Location in Dornie for the Castle etc is hard to beat and a little shop next door helps.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

Stayed here in june on a biking trip great place to stay apart from meals a bit pricey apart from that well recommened staff well freindly room are clean would definitely. Stay there again next year lovely view from hotel see you again in june

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