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The Old Inn

3.0 of 5 Inn   |   Wester Ross, Gairloch IV21 2BD, Scotland
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Ranked #13 of 17 Gairloch B&B and Inns
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4 of 5 stars reviewed today
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 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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Shetland, Scotland
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38 reviews 38 reviews
31 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed today NEW

Stayed twice recently on business. First room don't the back of the hotel was nothing special. Second trip got a room upstairs, this was much better. The bar is friendly with great staff, and the food is equally as good. The hotel is in an absolutely gorgeous part of the world. I'd have no hesitation returning, and hopefully will

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Johnstone, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

My partner and myself decided to eat here as it was situated close to our b&b. Upon entering we weren't greeted, so we found our own table. Upon sitting down we were asked if we were staying there, as we weren't the waitress had to check that it was OK. This was quite confusing as the place was relatively quiet.... More

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Poolewe, United Kingdom
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked a table for 8 plus 2 children several weeks in advance of the 12 July 2014. On arrival, we were told our table was in the SMALL bar. We let it be known that this was totally unsuitable AND there were hoards of German bus tourists queing out of the bar door. The staff said that the person... More

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Melbourne
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17 reviews 17 reviews
12 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed here with friends for one night and i thought it was good value for money. We were greeted by the owner and personally shown to our room. They remembered that when I had booked some months ago i had mentioned i loved seafood and they offered a platter that was not on the menu which was a lovely... More

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Tetbury, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Ate last night 27th June 2014. Poor quality food, soggy calamari, old fish and starter served at same time as main course. Well meaning staff mostly, though some surly behaviour from others. The price £42, for,one starter, two mains a beer and glass of wine. Quality of seafood unforgivable as we watched boxes and boxes of prawns landed I the... More

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Eyemouth, United Kingdom
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22 reviews 22 reviews
8 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was a return visit - we had a great expereince last time; so expectations were high. And we were so disappointed! From the moment were checking in, to be interrupted by an angry tour leader; to the Manager {Samantha} saying 'I am not going to her, she can come to me' things did not get much better. In the... More

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Street, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This hotel was recommended to us so we booked for a 2 night stay with dinner. First evening dinner was very good with quick service. Breakfast poor, we were given no choice of bread for toast, only fried or scrambled eggs offered. No marmalade in our dish of jams etc. a large teapot with only 1 tea bag and when... More

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London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

Although the staff were nice I'm afraid the room we had was pretty dismal - not very clean and in need of an update. At £50 pp we expected better. This was a disappointing experience and we won't be returning.

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Muirkirk, Scotland
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57 reviews 57 reviews
9 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014

After a six hour drive to deliver our Daughter to the Gairloch, we had lunch at The Old Inn, very friendly staff and a quiet, quirky bistro, our food was well presented and delicious. The cost is very much on par with other bistros/restaurants. We will be back as we very much enjoyed our lunch.

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Alness, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

Popped in here for dinner this evening after several hours driving the west coast. Having been several times before, we know the food is really good. We were not disappointed!! One of my favourite places to eat on the west coast of Scotland. Will definitely visit again. Staff we welcoming and polite. Food was prompt but really fresh!

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Address: Wester Ross, Gairloch IV21 2BD, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Scottish Highlands > Gairloch
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — The Old Inn 3*
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