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Northern Hotel

2 Clerk Street, Brechin DD9 6AE, Scotland
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 6 days ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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glasgow
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12 reviews 12 reviews
9 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We only had one night booked Saturday 23-8-14 due to hotel being full. Really good location in the town and fantastic walks in most directions to amenities and places of interest. The town has its own steam railway and trips for children on Sundays on Thomas the Tank Steam Train. The locals were genuinely nice people in both local knowledge... More

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Montrose, United Kingdom
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15 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The second time in 8 days the Northern Hotel restaurant provided an enjoyable dining experience. Arriving at 6.45 on a friday evening the room was quite busy but we were seated quickly seated unfortunately it was some time before we had our order taken and disappointingly there was only one of a particular starter left. However both starters and main... More

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London, United Kingdom
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92 reviews 92 reviews
84 hotel reviews
146 helpful votes 146 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed here in a double room with my husband for 3 nights. Whilst medium in size and en suite, our room backed onto a brick wall so if it's a view you want (in the Scottish countryside...), request one. Though lacking in any traditional charm, it is very clean with with all the necessary amenities: TV, hair dryer, iron. The... More

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RachaelNorthern, Manager at Northern Hotel, responded to this review

Hi Lettie, thanks for your stay at the Northern. I am glad you found the hotel very clean with all necessary amenities. A lot of our guests are pleased with the refurbished decor but we are sorry if you felt it lacked charm. We do normally have a brolly at reception, I will ensure it is available. The breakfast is... More

Fredericksburg, VA
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

Nice location. Staff was friendly and helpful. We arrived late but were still able to get dinner at the restaurant. Food was very good. The room was very comfortable and handicapped friendly. Parking was limited and somewhat hard to find, especially if you arrive later in the day. Wifi was available but very slow.

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Brechin, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014 via mobile

I had the pleasure of eating here with my daughter today and was overwhelmingly impressed by the foods quality, portion size & the reception from the staff. We had chilli n cheese flatbread & coronation chicken baked potato. Both came with the most fresh and delicious salads n dressing, crunchy flavourful coleslaw. Both in light moreish dressings. The food was... More

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Brechin, United Kingdom
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

We went to the Northern as part of graduation celebration. The main guest was running late, this was explained to the staff however we were still asked to consider moving to a smaller table!!!! This was completely ridiculous as the restaurant was very quiet. Five of the guest ordered meals that came with chips. When they came to the table... More

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RachaelNorthern, Manager at Northern Hotel, responded to this review

As the manager I can assure you that your business is very much valued. I am very disappointed that you did not feel this was the case at your celebration. I will bring your comments to everyone's attention to ensure that this does not happen again. I have spoken to our kitchen who would have been happy to have offered... More

Johnstone, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
8 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014 via mobile

Very relaxing time, hotel was lovely and clean, spacious room with large bathroom, and the food didn't disappoint either, service was abit slow due to a lack of staff but as there's nothing to do in Brechin there was no rush, 2nd morning there was no hot water but we were compensated for that, would l visit again yes l... More

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Inverness
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10 reviews 10 reviews
8 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

Stayed here with 3 friends whilst on a golfing trip in the area. The staff I dealt with were friendly and courteous. Rooms were clean and comfortable and modern. Although the shower was cold in the morning we found out during checkout that the hot water system had broken down that morning so not the hotels fault. Evening meal in... More

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Anchorage
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87 reviews 87 reviews
25 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

I couldn't give this place two stars, it wasn't that bad, but to say it was "average" might be a little generous, especially for the price. Service was adequate though they were seating patrons for staff convenience, not for patron experience. We were all stuffed into the same corner with some unruly children - poor discipline isn't the restaurant's fault,... More

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Dundee, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

The staff were very friendly but there were in no way enough of them for our wedding party. The hotel rooms were very clean and tidy but the beds were not comfortable and the rooms were also far too hot with no way of controlling the temperature but opening the window onto a noisy street. The wedding itself was is... More

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Address: 2 Clerk Street, Brechin DD9 6AE, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Angus > Brechin
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Bar / Lounge Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Room Service Wheelchair access
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