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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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3 of 5 stars reviewed 6 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
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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17 reviews 17 reviews
12 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

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
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 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
18 reviews 18 reviews
7 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 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 3 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
25 helpful votes 25 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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Blairgowrie, United Kingdom
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9 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

There was a friendly welcome to this Hotel. The room was clean, tidy, adequate and spacious with the usual facilities. The Food was a bit hit and miss. Some of the meals were good, some were not so good. The first night, service was good, the second night, service was slow, although they were busy. Some of the staff were... More

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Halstead, United Kingdom
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

Between the smell at the entrance of loos and old fried fish and the undisguised apathy if the lady checking us in , we were not expecting much - and we were right not too. Probably the most uncomfortable bed I've ever slept in, in a room over the bar and under the staff rooms ( which sounded like a... More

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6 reviews 6 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2014

Attended this pub for drinks and an evening meal two nights consecutively the first night the food was average to good as well as the customer service however on the second nights both food and customer service left much to be desired. Perhaps the regular chef was on his night off but the food resembled that of a micro Meal... More

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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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