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The Star Hotel

Kingussie, Scotland
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Ranked #4 of 5 hotels in Kingussie
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Just back from Star hotel being there for the week-end .Have been going here for several years now and yes it has changed .If you are looking for 5 star do.nt go here .But if you are looking for a cheap week-end this is the place to go clean and comfortable bed, nice clean towels and home cooking 3 course... More

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Livingston, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Just recently posted a review of another hotel in Oban, and although stayed at the Star in September/October last year, although Oban hotel was dated, it was ten times better than this. We took Amercian relatives to stay there for one night on way to Inverness, and were completely shocked at the state of the place. We had stayed there... More

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Scotland
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9 reviews 9 reviews
8 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had booked but on observing the rooms and facilities, decided against. Not suitable for people with disabilities. The first floor is up three flights of stairs. Not all rooms have showers and baths not equipped properly with grips etc. Overall shabby but greeted warmly enough. But the price would suit some travellers. We decided not to stay and move... More

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Falkirk
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15 reviews 15 reviews
11 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

Yes, our room was small and the furniture had seen better days but the cleanliness more than made up for it. The welcome was one of the warmest we have had for a long time. The food was not to my liking so we got to choose from the bar menu. Kelly the waitress couldn’t have been any nicer. The... More

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2 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

I AM REALLY HARD TO PLEASE!!!!!!! This hotel pleased me a great deal. Warm welcome on arrival, even ensuring that my fussy eater husband had a personalised menu choice. Spotless room clean fluffy towels each day, comfy beds, home cooked tasty food and cheery helpful staff. Also free wifi! What do some folk want???? We had a really enjoyable stay.... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

What a shame - things never change for the better - they used to serve a 3 course sunday roast for a good price - they make the profits on drinks and coffees - but all gone now - and a quadrupled priced menu - with little on offer - packet ham sandwiches ! for nearly £7 - joke -... More

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Stirling, United Kingdom
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5 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

Just back from the STAR and had a great time. I have been reading other ratings and I wonder if it is the same hotel. To say the manager is rude and abrupt is utter rubbish, my husband went and asked Mike if he could sort the T.V. in the room and he came right over and had it working... More

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edinburgh
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014 via mobile

We had a two night stay at this comfortable hotel. Yes it could do with a refurbishment but the rooms were clean & beds comfy. The staff are excellent, very efficient and friendly too. Food was good. Excellent value.

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Montrose, scotland
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21 reviews 21 reviews
6 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

We have stayed here several times and have always enjoyed our stay. However, this time we were a bit disappointed! The first room we were given had an old bath but no shower, the room was not clean, the bed was very "worn out" and the decor was poor. However, when we complained, we were swiftly moved to another room... More

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Paisley
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2014

The rooms were neutral in their decor which was relieving due to the aged hotel decor , however the star shone in it's staff and food. The staff went above and beyond and the food was beyond belief. If you are planning lots of day trips and just need breakfast and dinner and a room to chill/sleep in I would... More

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Address: Kingussie, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Scottish Highlands > Aviemore and the Cairngorms > Kingussie
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