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Cullen Bay Hotel

A98, Near Buckie, Grampian, Cullen AB56 4XA, Scotland
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
ceedubya27 Chichester, United Kingdom
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Chichester, United Kingdom
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35 reviews 35 reviews
15 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It was a very drizzly day so how pleasant it was to have such a warm welcome. We weren't exactly well dressed for a Sunday lunch but it didn't seem a big issue. Food great (Cullen skink then fish), service good and so was the view through the rain!. Next time I will stay over a spend a bit more... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Fab hotel, really friendly with a warm welcome, particularly for our 2 young children. Rooms are comfortable and clean though I understand a refurb is planned. Views over the bay are out of this world, and the food is excellent - in particular, the Cullen Skink of course - but generally top of the range dining at really good value... More

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London, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

....there is no denying that this hotel has a wonderful location but after that almost everything else is mediocre. The food is quite expensive and of variable quality. Although the serving staff are very friendly, the standard of service is very slow and poor. My breakfast order took almost an hour on three occasions (poached egg and tomato) and on... More

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Kilkeel, United Kingdom
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58 reviews 58 reviews
21 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

Have stayed in this hotel a few times while in the area. New owners have been working through a slight refurbishment but I really fell there is no improvement. Some rooms are slightly up dated but others are needing more work. The coffee filter machine that was there in the past has now been replaced with sachets of instant coffee.... More

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Hemel Hempstead, United Kingdom
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27 reviews 27 reviews
6 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

Stayed a week. I was reminded of hotels 10 to 20 years ago though I understand the owners are planning a major refurb of rooms and especially bathrooms this autumn as they are a bit tired. Staff were welcoming, friendly and helpful. I was particularly impressed with the efforts they made to accommodate my dietary needs. The cooked breakfasts were... More

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

We stayed at this hotel the weekend of the Portsoy Boat Fesitval at the end of June 2014. Staff were very welcoming and knowledgeable about the area. Our breakfast was amazing. Our room had a sea view which is worth asking for.

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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31 reviews 31 reviews
3 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

What a lovely place to relax and admire the view, been here a few times and the food is always good as is the service. Recently went for Sunday Lunch and every one of us enjoyed our lunch, I had mussels to start which were truly delicious and perfectly cooked, pate apparently was good too, the Sunday roast meats and... More

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scotland
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58 reviews 58 reviews
35 hotel reviews
109 helpful votes 109 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

The location was stunning, overlooking a golf course, beach and the sea. What a pity we were viewing the scenery from a weary property. This was the only Hotel in Cullen, so demand well exceeded supply. There was no competition locally and there was no incentive to deliver something special. The result was a large B & B masquerading as... More

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

After a stay at The Cullen Bay I thought I'd better revisit Tripadvisor reviews, as I'm sure that I stayed at a different hotel. Certainly the hotel looks amazing when driving up to it, but the entrance was littered with cigarette ends, not a good start. Check in was curt and unfriendly. The room was tired and shabby, wallpaper was... More

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Cheshunt, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

Just made a quick call to the hotel (which I have visited a few times over the past years), totally recommended, my family are presently there now. Its dad's birthday, it was 'nae bother' whatsoever to take the phone to say hi, sort out a pudding and for them & sing happy birthday. Well worth a trip and a stay... More

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Address: A98, Near Buckie, Grampian, Cullen AB56 4XA, Scotland
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Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Moray > Cullen
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Number of rooms: 14
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