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Royal Mackintosh Hotel

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Station Road, Dunbar EH42 1JY, Scotland
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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29 reviews 29 reviews
18 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

A very friendly hotel with lovely staff. Nice food always served hot. Room was clean, spacious and comfortable bed and wifi was available. Nice walks nearby. For the hotel I would suggest adjust or fit new soft close to front door as its very noisy. More coffee pots needed instead of top-ups would be good.

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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15 hotel reviews
138 helpful votes 138 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a lovely small hotel in the seaside town of Dunbar. I stayed here because I wanted an affordable trip to Edinburgh, and quickly realised I could have a much better standard of accommodation for a much lower price than anything available at shortish notice in the city itself, by staying here. The town is a pleasant 20-30 minute... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked to stay in a superior room for two nights. I have to say the rooms are spotless and large, nice location .I wondered what was superior as i have stayed in same size rooms in other hotels. Service and breakfast was very good although you have to keep asking for refill of coffee, why don`t they leave a... More 

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Cumbernauld, United Kingdom
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30 reviews 30 reviews
13 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed here with my wife late March. It was a Classic Britain 2 nights for 1 deal. The hotel itself is an older building, I imagine over 100 years old, and this is reflected a bit in the hotel interior. Nothing bad, just a little olde worlde, and a little faded. All members of staff we met were polite and... More 

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west midlands
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40 reviews 40 reviews
34 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Good location, short walk to beach, comfortable king sized bed, bath with overhead shower, hospitality tray, nice food, we ate in bar with our dog. reasonable value. Limited parking on site. Could do with a refurb but nothing major wrong.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2015

Came to Dunbar to visit relatives decided to stay over night booked into the royal mac very welcoming staff could not be more welcoming nice little cosy bar with great selection of ales and beers breakfast was great spoiled for choice had lunch before we left two rustic sandwiches on little wooden platters with soup presentation was great food was... More 

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

We booked a couple of days relaxation in Dunbar at this hotel and we couldn't have been better looked after. All the staff were very attentive and helpful, the room spotless and the food of the highest standard. We shall go back.

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Linlithgow, Scotland, United Kingdom
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3 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2015

Stayed overnight on 7th Feb on a special deal for D B&B with a bottle of wine. Room was clean, warm and comfortable as was the bathroom (Rm 12). Fantastic shower! Location was perfect and we managed to get a parking space. Dinner was beautiful. Hubby had chicken and rice soup followed by sea bass and I had pasta followed... More 

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Lincolnshire, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

My husband and I stayed here on night of 2nd January. Booked off internet with no previous recommendation, we were pleasantly surprised with the location. Staff were extremely pleasant and helpful. We also had room 10 which we couldn't fault. It was warm, comfortable and clean. We agree, some of the decor is a little old, but as long as... More 

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015 via mobile

From the outside it looked OK. The menu seemed nice, so we went in. We ordered the chicken kiev, cheeseburger, and vegetable tart. The chicken kiev tasted off, and had no garlic butter. The burger looked and tasted like something you'd expect from a burger van. The vegetable tart was just a piece of goats cheese in a pastry case.... More 

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hannah2805, Owner at Royal Mackintosh Hotel, responded to this review

We are very sorry to read your review and can only apologise that you did not enjoy your meal with us. I have spoken with the staff members that were on the night that you were in and they are very disappointed that you didn't raise your complaints at the time of having your meal. We would then have been... More 

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