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Golf View Hotel & Spa

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   63 Seabank Road | The Seafront, Nairn IV12 4HD, Scotland (Formerly a Swallow hotel)
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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32 reviews 32 reviews
11 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Having booked my stay and then subsequently reading Waldo54's review, I must confess I travelled to my destination with some trepidation. I was even more worried when we presented ourselves at reception and the older receptionist curtly told us we were too early to book in. Her delivery could have been more polished, especially as she is the first point... More

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Hook, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

This is a pricey hotel (in my opinion), situated right by the seafront in Nairn. Although the hotel website boasts of having 1 x AA rosette for their Fairways Restaurant, the staff knew nothing about this. We tried to make a Fairways reservation but we were told, that, as we were on a B&B rate, we should eat in the... More

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
5 reviews 5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

My wife and I have always loved going to Nairn. It is a beautiful, peaceful town on the Moray Firth with superb views across to the Black Isle. The Golf View Hotel has always been one of our favourites, but we hadn't been back for a couple of years due to commitments elsewhere, so we decided to have a three-night... More

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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8 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Booked this hotel for a short break, not realising it was part of the Crerar Group, previously stayed in two Crerar hotels, which were looking a bit tired. However the same cannot be said of the Golf View. An old building in which the decor and furnishings have been well kept. Excellent service and dinner was superb. An beautiful view... More

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Nijkerk, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel is situated at the seafront of the small town of Nairn. When you drive up to it, it promises quite something and staying there won't disappoint you. We had one of the seaview rooms and it was great (ask for it!). Quiet at night, spacious, clean, good bed and all the things you expect from a modern hotel... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I am always worried when a hotels external name signage has letters missing - it nearly always reflects badly upon what is to come - this hotel was no exception to that rule! Firstly the good bits; the hotel has a lovely location on the beach at Nairn with views over to the Black Isle and beyond into The Highlands,... More

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Aberdeen, Scotland, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

For the third time this year I stayed here with my wife for a three night D.B &B.package. Once again the room was very good, the staff pleasant and basically efficient. The food was excellent the only complaint being the service both at breakfast and dinner could have been better ( just needs a bit more guidance from management as... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have never done this before. A xmas stay over. Good clean hotel. Well heated. Our room was large as my wife uses a wheelchair. Good xmas atmosphere. Meals were off the xmas menu and were ok. Wife used the spa. They came to the room to do her nails which wasnt normal procedure. Nice relaxing and great views over... More

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We booked the hotel for a break on the recommendation of my parents. Firstly, the hotel was "average". Nice reception area. Nice location. Nice rooms etc. Would stay for a night again, but not out of my own choosing. Now on to the bad bit.....the restaurant..... On arrival, I was asked if I wanted to book a table for dinner.... More

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London, United Kingdom
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22 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nairn may not be the most reasonable place for a hotel but that being said at what your paying and the rating this venue had I was underwhelmed. The place could be argued as having character but could also be argued as dated throughout. The room was spacious and did offer tremendous views, lucky they emphasis this in the name.... More

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Address: 63 Seabank Road | The Seafront, Nairn IV12 4HD, Scotland (Formerly a Swallow hotel)
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Scottish Highlands > Nairn
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Golf View Hotel & Spa 4*
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Stunning AA 4 star seaside hotel overlooking the Moray Firth and close to Inverness. The Golf View Hotel and Spa enjoys views over the Moray Firth to the Black Isle and has gardens leading down to the seashore which is just a few steps away. Many of the 42 bedrooms are sea-facing with traditional interiors that provide guests with an exceptionally comfortable and relaxing place in which to stay. With a variety of leisure facilities including heated indoor pool, Jacuzzi, tennis courts and a Sonas Spa and beauty salon on-site, there's plenty available to ensure all guests make the most of their visit to the Golf View Hotel and Spa, Nairn. The hotel restaurant serves up fine dining and has just been awarded AA 1 Rosette status, which is presented by passionate chefs in a selection of the finest dishes. Furthermore, the Conservatory Restaurant enjoys beautiful vistas of the golden sands and Moray Firth coastline beyond. Golf View Hotel and Spa is also perfectly located for exploration of Inverness, capital of the Highlands, and the wider Highland region with the world famous Nairn golf courses sitting on the hotel doorstep. ... more   less 
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