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The Lerwick Hotel

15 South Road, Lerwick, Scotland
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Ranked #2 of 6 hotels in Lerwick
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3 of 5 stars reviewed yesterday
Stephen K Bury St. Edmunds, United Kingdom
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Bury St. Edmunds, United Kingdom
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We stayed for 1 night early July this year.This wasn't our first choice ..(the price had put us off )however scarcity of other accomodation and a long journey led us to disregard this and some negative online reviews in favour of " going with the flow" and getting some much needed sleep.The hotel looks plain and functional from the outside... More

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Athens, Greece
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10 reviews 10 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Very nice restaurant, clean, good service, great food but very expensive. Everything is Shetland Islands is expensive. I went for Business Meals only. I can recommend this hotel for the restaurant and have a very nice view if the weather is nice.

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18 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The staff on reception were rather slow. The beds were soft and lumpy. The decor was appallingly dated considering the hefty price and star rating. The only good thing was breakfast and the staff looking after it.

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3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It is a "tired" hotel - hallways and rooms. Enough occupancy to merit the investment for the money charged. Food is good. Not always staff around to cater to your needs, especially if out with the breakfast/lunch/dinner hours. Food not allowed in the lounge bar area - not even a sandwich or desert! Nothing dramatically bad or good about the... More

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Falkirk, Scotland, United Kingdom
16 reviews 16 reviews
9 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed one night at hotel... First impression good with nice reception, bar and dining area, however room very tired and dated but clean.... Had a sea view but windows were that dirty you had to open to see out.... Breakfast was nice.... Some of the staff were pleasant but others it seemed like it was too much bother especially... More

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Dumfries Scotland
5 reviews 5 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Hotel dire from the outside but nice enough inside . Bar was a nice place to have a drink if the "background" music wasn't so loud. Asked for it to be turned down which it was but then turned back up ten minutes later to the point that several residents left the bar. Most of the restaurant staff pleasant and... More

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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22 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Driving up to this hotel left me a little down-hearted. it is rather grey and prison like on the exterior but inside , wow! Interesting decor. The rooms were comfortable and well equipped. Shortbread and hot chocolate sachets plus plenty of toiletries and tea/ coffee etc. A problem with hot water supply was fixed immediately. The food and dining room... More

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Dunfermline, United Kingdom
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31 hotel reviews
89 helpful votes 89 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

didn't stay here so cannot comment on the Hotel. We were 6 for dinner. The first thing to say is that the hotel bar is streets ahead of anything else I've found in Shetland. Comfortable furniture, pleasant décor, spacious areas, and somewhere a couple can go in comfort. There are few, if any bars in Lerwick where this is true.... More

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29 reviews 29 reviews
6 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

Stayed at the Lerwick for four night s whilst visiting this wonderful part of the world on business. Overall the hotel is comfortable and the staff polite and efficient. The room, whilst spotlessly clean was of dated decor. The food was delicious, especially the evening meals. Breakfast was a little inconsistent. On one morning the semi-skimmed milk for cereal was... More

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Wishaw, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

I stayed at the Lerwick Hotel for the first time on the 27.05.2014. I went to the restaurant for a meal at night, the food was excellent and the views were fantastic. Breakfast was also very good, my only crticism was the coffee was not hot enough.

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Address: 15 South Road, Lerwick, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Shetland Islands > Mainland > Lerwick
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
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