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The Golf Inn

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Main Street, Gullane EH31 2AB, Scotland
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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6 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

What a surprise!! You visit this sweet hotel and think it may not be what you quite expected. The staff make this place.........fantastic service, attention to detail, excellent manner. Restaurant- food was great, highly recommend the lobster! The breakfast was superb too. Bar - small bar which you would not feel uncomfortable in if you were travelling alone. It has... More 

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Ireland, Indiana
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

stayed here for 6 nights and were very impressed by all aspects of this gem. From check in until departure we were treated like family. Food as outstanding and special mention to Ellie and Alex who went out of their way to make our stay enjoyable. We will be back

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Before I write a critique on an Inn I stayed in during my recent trip to Scotland I have noticed that there are serious criticisms dating back some years before a recent change in management of this particular Inn. Surely this should not happen. The Inn concerned is The Golf Inn, Gullane. ( I am led to believe from the... More 

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Derek J, Manager at The Golf Inn, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your review. Firstly we’d like to say that we’re really pleased you had an enjoyable stay at The Golf Inn and we hope to welcome you back soon. TGI Managment Ltd has explored different options to start a fresh account but unfortunately TripAdvisor has certain regulations to follow that are outwith our control. However, we... More 

Chester
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5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2015

Returned yesterday from our fifth annual trip to the Golf inn and the view of the twelve strong party was that it was better than ever.the improvement over the last two years has been phenomenal the bedrooms have undergone a facelift and the food is beyond compare. So far as the breakfasts were concerned it was particularly pleasing is that... More 

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Derek J, Manager at The Golf Inn, responded to this review

Dear Mr Loveluck, It was a pleasure to have your golfing party stay with us at The Golf Inn once again. I am delighted that you could see the improvements that we have made to the accommodation. We look forward to welcoming you back next year. Kindest Regards More 

Dundee, United Kingdom
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3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2015

Accommodation fresh and clean. Staff very welcoming and friendly. Beautiful residents lounge upstairs where the tea & coffee facilities are. The bar is typically quaint. Looking forward to staying again and having a meal there next time as managed by a top chef!! Stunning countryside around this lovely place.

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Derek J, Manager at The Golf Inn, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Many thanks for your kind review. I am delighted that you enjoyed your stay. I look forward to being able to welcome you back again in the near future. Kindest Regards More 

Livingston, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015

Stayed on a Saturday evening, don't be put off by negative comments. Yes the rooms are pretty basic but very clean. However, it is the food in the restaurant that makes this little gem of a hotel special and also the staff. Lovely warm welcome from the lady on reception and still smiling when she served us at dinner and... More 

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Derek J, Manager at The Golf Inn, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your wonderful review. I am delighted to read that you enjoyed your dining experience during your stay at The Golf Inn. We are determined to make the Golf Inn a place of choice for a great, friendly dining experience and it is really wonderful to read this with your review. I will be sure to... More 

Glasgow, United Kingdom
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5 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

We spent one night last week at this amazing inn. Spotlessly clean, wonderful staff and dinner was to die for. I had the wild Atlantic sea trout. Possibly the best meal I have ever had. Breakfast was equally good.

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Derek J, Manager at The Golf Inn, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for such a wonderful review. We are delighted to read that we managed to make your break away special. We try our utmost to ensure all our guests enjoy their experience at The Golf Inn, whether it be staying over at the inn or relaxing over a meal in our restaurant. I do hope you will... More 

Amsterdam
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4 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

My friend and I stayed for 1night last weekend. What a lovely quaint Inn with very friendly staff. The food was very good and the room clean and comfortable. This small town is lovely and close to golf courses and the beach. A very relaxing stay, well worth a return visit.

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Derek J, Manager at The Golf Inn, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to post your recent review. I am delighted to read that you found your stay with us comfortable and staff friendly. I will pass your kind comments on to the team at The Golf Inn. I hope we can welcome you back again in the near future Kindest Regards More 

Glasgow, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

My husband and I stayed at the Golf Inn, Gullane for 2 nights in April. For a room price of £180 per night I was expecting a lot better. The room was very disappointing with a very cheap wardrobe and no dressing table or drawer space. Trying to get ready for a wedding standing up was very difficult. Although there... More 

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Derek J, Manager at The Golf Inn, responded to this review

Dear Guest, I am sorry that you were disappointed with your recent stay at The Golf Inn. Your comments have been taken on board. We will ensure that improvements will be made were possible. I hope we can welcome you back in the future. Kindest Regards More 

Scotland UK
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10 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2015

Our room located in the Hazel Cottage annexe was spacious, comfortable and very clean. We stayed for two nights and even though nearby rooms were occupied we never heard any noise. The breakfast menu had a good range of options and they were cooked to perfection. We had dinner in the hotel restaurant both nights and food was very good.... More 

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Derek J, Manager at The Golf Inn, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your recent review, i am delighted that you enjoyed your stay and i hope we can welcome you back in the near future. Kind Regards More 

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