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Aultbea Hotel

Sea Front, Aultbea IV22 2HX, Scotland
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Harrogate, United Kingdom
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21 reviews 21 reviews
9 hotel reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Great place to stay for a couple of days I stayed for 4 nights doing a landscape photography course and found all of the staff very welcoming and hospitable. The rooms were excellent and the food available was of an excellent standard.

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Stirlingshire, United Kingdom
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel did not look that inspiring as paint work was suffering and there was scaffolding and external/internal construction works in progress in mid-February. However the new owners more than made up for this in their attentive, enthusiastic and cheerful service - and by wearing every different 'hat' to make sure everything worked. We had a simple but attractive and... More 

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Clackmannan, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2015

The changes and refurbishment are going to result in a great place to stay in this beautiful bay. The owners and staff were very welcoming and friendly, the room was comfortable and warm. The food was lovely and the dinner menu was very varied each evening for a 6 night stay. Everyone was working hard to finish the refurbishment for... More 

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41 reviews 41 reviews
24 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2015

Visited this hotel again having been three years earlier. It has recently changed ownership and is undergoing a massive refurbishment. it has a fabulous location right by the sea and the dining facilities promise to have spectacular views when completed. The breakfasts are all freshly cooked. Of the soups, some were of unusual ingredients but all were absolutely delicious. i... More 

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Bracknell, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2014

The young, new owners are doing an excellent job at revitalising this hotel. It is positioned on the shores of Loch Ewe with some lovely views across the loch, particulalry at sunrise and sunset. The staff were very welcoming, check-in was smooth and efficient. I found the single room a little small but comfortable. Food was to a high standard.... More 

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Scotland
2 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014

This hotel is a great find, set in an amazing location with spectacular scenery. Your Aultbea hotel experience starts from the moment you walk through the door with a very friendly welcome from the owner\ manager. After a very quick check in we were shown to our excellent room with outstanding views across the loch. The room had a huge... More 

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Yorkshire
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67 reviews 67 reviews
46 hotel reviews
71 helpful votes 71 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014

It is more years than I care to remember since you could have a good meal in Aultbea, but with the recent change of ownership of Aultbea Hotel, that has at last changed. Although the hotel is now operating a pared down winter menu since the tourist season has ended, there is no reduction in quality. It is also good... More 

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cumnock
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22 reviews 22 reviews
7 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

We went on our last night of a weeks holiday at mellon charles a really small hamlet next door to aultbea we always eat out our last night and we wre ripped off the only good value meal was the seafood pasta which l would have had if it did not have mussels in it l have an allergy to... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

we've had 7 days to spend across Scotland and during that time we've had 7 different hotels. this hotel gets an absolute number 1. the room was huge, as well as the bath. it felt really clean, the type of hotel where you can really relax. this place was the 5th point on our stay and only then we've got... More 

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Manchester
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116 reviews 116 reviews
24 hotel reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

We spent a week with friends near Aultbea, and spent quite a bit of time at the Aultbea Hotel. Robin and Bill are doing a great job bringing the hotel up to a high standard. We experienced the friendly atmosphere on more than one occasion! On our last night we ate in the lovely restaurant which has seen a sympathetic... More 

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