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Smithton Hotel

Smithton Road, Inverness IV1 7NL, Scotland
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Ranked #26 of 34 Hotels in Inverness
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 4 weeks ago
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    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Bath, England
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11 reviews 11 reviews
8 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed at the Smithton Hotel at the start and end of our Scottish holiday. We asked for a quiet room and we were allocated room 16 on the 2nd floor which proved to be peaceful. The room was clean and bright. The beds were comfortable and we slept well. There was a mini cooler fridge which we used to... More

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Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014

A pub with rooms rather than "hotel". Food only average and all "pre processed. Wife ordered "cranachan" as desert which was hideous to look at and was inedible. Creaky, lumpy bed springs only added to the poor nights's sleep. I would only advise this place as a business stopover... and eat elsewhere!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014 via mobile

This was my first trip to Scotland and after an unexpected stay in hospital, I found myself without a hotel as everywhere was fully booked. Luckily I was in safe hands with local taxi driver and new found friend David Fraiser who came to my rescue! I entered The Smithton on the off chance and within minutes I had a... More

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East Sussex
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23 reviews 23 reviews
13 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

Room was comfortable and well appointed. Clean and neat - nice view out over Inverness in distance. Breakfasts a little under-whelming - who serves grapefruit segments as a main course? - but this is a reasonable place to stay for a night or two if you're on a road trip. Not really a place in which to relax, as, apart... More

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Cheddar, United Kingdom
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54 reviews 54 reviews
30 hotel reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

We stayed for 1-night while travelling in the area with the intention to visit Cullodon battlefield which is close by the next day. We pre-booked the family orientated adjoining double and twin single rooms that really do offer good value for money with a combined both rooms included price. The rooms were modern, clean, tidy and adequately equipped although the... More

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Pretoria, South Africa
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38 reviews 38 reviews
19 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

We planned to stay a night in the Inverness but found that prices were rather high. Moving out a bit we found the Smithton Hotel and decided to give it a try. The first impression was a surprise, rang the bell at reception and the barman came out. We said we had a booking and gave our name, to be... More

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Vancouver, Canada
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49 reviews 49 reviews
35 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

Our room was as far away as you could possibly get from the parking lot. We had lots of bags to pack up multiple staircases and through multiple doors. The rooms and linens were clean - pretty plain jane but functional. The pub downstairs could be a bit noisy. My adult daughter was awake until the pub shut down. Staff... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Hotel was okay, needs a bit of tlc. The rooms were not cleaned everyday of my stay, towels not replenished etc. Attention to detail needs to be improved, but the service from the lovely tall gent behind the bar was impeccable-couldn't fault him. Alright stay over all.

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Nantes, France
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6 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

We got a car at Edimbourg and drove right to Inverness to know a bit of the place, lock ness, etc. We stayed at the Smithton Hotel during 3 or 4 nights, and the service was very good. The drawback is that you gotta go upstairs, no elevator, and with a baby that not very practical sometimes, but it worth... More

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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2014

I stayed here before several years ago and again last month, this is a great wee hotel, friendly staff, clean and comfortable. Would recommend this hotel no problem and would return with hesitation. Thanks for a great room and service.

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Address: Smithton Road, Inverness IV1 7NL, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Scottish Highlands > Inverness
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Number of rooms: 16
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