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The Arch Inn

12 West Shore St, Ullapool IV26 2UR, Scotland
The Arch Inn
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I knew what I was walking into.Locals are good fun, drinks flow and everyone u talk too is friendly and full of banter.Im going to come here everytime i visit.Sports are on TV, pool table dart board good food.Got my vote.

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Cumbernauld, Scotland, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Second time here over a long weekend in May. The best food in Ullapool bar none. Great wee hotel with superb sea views. The food is the star. Seafood of every variety, fresh and local. Achiltibuie scallops are a must. The other dishes a excellent as well. Scottish cheeseboard is the best I've had. The staff are friendly and work... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We only stayed at The Arch Inn for one night and arrived early evening after a days travelling. Room was clean, beds comfortable, good wifi, shower and bathroom was a bit small though. The hotel is very well located, just a short walk along the sea front from the ferry terminal. We had an evening meal and breakfast in the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Arch Inn is one of the few hotels in the Scottish Highlands to offer a single ensuite room at a reasonable price. It's also in a really convenient location, just a short walk along the sea front from the ferry terminal. A cooked Scottish breakfast sends you off well prepared for hiking, boat trips or other outdoor activities. Dinner... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our family had a great meal and dinner after our roundtrip in Speyside, the girls just LOVED the sticky toffee pudding. The fish and wine was excellent too. The rooms are nicely done up, we had a great stay! Ullapool is cool!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015

From check-in to check-out (and everything in between) our stay at the Arch Inn couldn't have been better. After a very long drive we were warmly greeted at the bar of this traditional old inn and shown to our room. The waterside view room was small but perfectly formed and had everything we needed for a comfortable stay, including a... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015

My wife considers herself as a connoisseur of Scallops. Today, she had the finest scallops she has ever tasted. My own fish in batter was very good, We rate the chef here very highly. The good weather helped, but eating outside with great views

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2015

Booked special Valentine meal for two and couldn't fault it if I tried. Nice decorations without being twee, stylish set up. All courses of the meal were delicious, beautifully presented and even side dishes were cooked thoughtfully and well balanced. Service was friendly and easy going. It's been a long time since we had such a good meal in such... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2015

Ok my stay was good room lovely and clean. And warm. Breakfast was ok no frills but cooked well. The bar was full of locals and it was like a seen from a western you walk in and everyone stops what there doing to turn round and look at you. Very funny i must admit. The only downside was there... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014

We stayed here a few years ago and enjoyed it so when we got cold in our campervan we decided to have a warm up in Ullapool. The Arch Inn has smartened up the rooms, which were never too bad. We had a very friendly welcome and a room with a view over the harbour. Everything clean and quite stylish... More 

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