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Portland Arms Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Main Street, Lybster KW3 6BS , Scotland
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Portland Arms Hotel
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Scotland
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35 reviews 35 reviews
16 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2012

Spent one night at the Portland Arms ..a business stay. Very warm comfortable bed and good sized room. The owner/manager seems to do all the work and needs to train his staff/family to attend to customers in a better friendly manner. Saying that the food was good and well cooked and a very adequate breakfast and reasonavle prices at bar.

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Grantown-on-Spey, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2012

I attended a business meeting at the hotel and I decided to take my wife and stay the night. We were not disappointed The meals where freshly cooked to order with good quality ingrediants and plenty of it, The double room we had was very clean and well appointed and the shower had plenty of pressure.I hope theymanage to keep... More

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Bedford, UK
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17 reviews 17 reviews
4 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2012

We visited on a Monday evening. When we arrived there was one other table occupied, however they quickly left and my other half and I were left on our own in the restaurant. Despite this, service was not very quick and the food was not to my taste. I had curry and rice, which came with garlic bread. The rice... More

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Coggeshall, United Kingdom
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54 reviews 54 reviews
22 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2012

My partner and I stayed here and were offered one of their larger and more lizurious suites. The price was slightly higher but we thought we'd give it a try. We weren't dissapointed. We looked out onto the countryside and woke to the sound of sheep. A very rural and country experience for us both one that we now look... More

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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2012 via mobile

I was disappointed to hear that the Portland Arms had closed. However it's now under new management and I've just returned from a two day stay. The staff are friendly and attentive giving the atmoshper,one of a family run hotel. The food is a mixture of traditional Scottish fare and specials. The sirloin steak that I had was excellent and... More

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Inverness, United Kingdom
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14 reviews 14 reviews
7 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2012

Me and my wife ate at this hotel on the weekend 22/06/12 when we were in Lybster staying at a B & B, the Croft house, just outside Lybster. When we walked in we were met by friendly staff who quickly seated us and took our drinks order. The menu is limited but has the basics. I had the Chilli... More

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Machynlleth, United Kingdom
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76 reviews 76 reviews
31 hotel reviews
79 helpful votes 79 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2012

We checked in here on Thursday night after a hard day in the saddle. My room was not obvious to the receptionist, so he put me in the lounge where tea and coffee were waiting for us. Five minutes later he had found me a room but upon checking there were no towels, so I had to chase them up.... More

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Stromness, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2012

We stayed at the hotel on our way back to Orkney. We had a room at the top of the building. It was cold when we first went into it, but the radiator soon heated up the room. We were asked if we would like a further electric heater but declined the offer. The evening meal was very good. I... More

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Lytham St Anne's, United Kingdom
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13 reviews 13 reviews
4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2012

Did not stay over here but ate there three time over our four night stay. The food is lovely and very reasonable and so are the bar prices.The staff are so friendly and the only downside is that we had go home. Our little dog was spoilt there with fresh water and biscuits being supplied to keer her happy -... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2012

Staff were so nice to be around, very helpful and always happy. Rooms were neat and tidy, the food was great too, such large helpings, didn't know where to put it all really. Will definetely be staying here again if we are up in this direction. Thanks guys, had a lovely stay :) alastair

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Address: Main Street, Lybster KW3 6BS , Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Scottish Highlands > Caithness and Sutherland > Lybster
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Portland Arms Hotel 3*
Also Known As:
Portland Arms Hotel Lybster, Scotland

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Business Center with Internet Access Free Breakfast Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service
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