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Argyll Hotel

18 Argyle Street, Ullapool IV26 2UB, Scotland
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Ranked #5 of 6 hotels in Ullapool
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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22 reviews 22 reviews
13 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

I visit this hotel annually as part of a motorbike excursion and it is perfect for our needs. An old fashion hotel with basic but clean/comfortable rooms. Some rooms have en-suite, some with shared bathrooms and there is a four bunk room which was what we needed. The food has always been good (evening & breakfast) and the bar has... More

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Upper Beeding, United Kingdom
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15 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Oldish furniture and a big comfy bed in a clean en-suite room. It only needs a refurb if you're expecting a Holiday Inn. This is beautiful Ullapool and the last thing we want is modern. Our friends had a room with views of the loch. There's no lift and there are 3 floors so possibly a problem if you can't... More

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32 reviews 32 reviews
16 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014 via mobile

Stayed two nights, had front room on first floor above bar. Noise not excessive but were already aware of possibility. Would like to have known our en suite room had a bathroom across the corridor, would still have booked here but would like to have known. Breakfast was a little disappointing, nothing felt local. The bar was lively, with good... More

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tyne & wear
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28 reviews 28 reviews
24 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014 via mobile

Stayed here for one night for the start of our island hop tour round Scotland. Room was very clean and tidy with a lovely view over the small harbour. Bed extremely comfortable. Had a lovely pint in the pub with great conversation with the barman. Had a meal in the restaurant afterwards which was really delicious and value for money.... More

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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11 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

We got a good price, so can't complain too much. The rooms were basic and could do with some sprucing up. The showers were feeble. Service was good - the people were nice. It's OK but I'm not sure I'd want to put my family up here for more than one night.

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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39 hotel reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

Tired hotel. Every time someone in a neighbouring room closed a door our entire room shook. Dark and dismal riom even with the lights on in summer. The decor was very old with peeling wallpaper. Breakfast was bellow average and slightly shambolic typical quote from the waitress "the butter looks a bit weird and horrible 'cause it's melted". It's not... More

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6 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2014

We travelled from Worcester up to Dunkeld, and then from Dunkeld to Ullapool to explore the highlands. We were extremely lucky with the weather, with temperatures of 26 degrees giving us the best welcome we could possibly have had. Coming into Ullapool, the scenery is spectacular. Although it's a functioning fishing port, and has a few hotels and B&Bs, you... More

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Prestonpans, United Kingdom
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15 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2014

I've just been up to Ullapool for the Feis Rois and my friends and I had dinner in the Argyll on two consecutive nights. The first night, I had braised ox cheeks and the meat was so tender you didn't need a knife. The taste was beautiful, the service friendly and helpful. I had some special requests as I'm low-carbing... More

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Leamington Spa, United Kingdom
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57 reviews 57 reviews
12 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2014

The first thing to say is that this isn't a luxury hotel, everything is a bit dated and used, but still comfortable. However, I have to say that the staff were very welcoming. At the bar, reception and the restaurant too. They even went out of their way to serve us away from the restaurant (as my friend had his... More

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Brora
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2014

On arrival to hotel, bar staff didn't acknowledge us, even though we were standing in the bar with our luggage! Checked and shown to the room, rooms decor was very tired and dated, bathroom had no hot water in sink tap, wallpaper was peeling of the walls! Room was very small & very over priced for what it was. Meal... More

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Address: 18 Argyle Street, Ullapool IV26 2UB, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Scottish Highlands > Ullapool
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Bar / Lounge Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Friendly independent hotel with impressive views over Loch Broom, lounge bar and quality restaurant, live music and entertainment, fresh locally sourced Scottish menu, seafood and steaks, range of vegetarian options, good beer, real ales, large free car park. 'Wester Ross Pub of the Year 2011' as voted by CAMRA. In Good Beer Guide 2011. Well behaved pets welcome. Free Wi-Fi. Husband and wife Nigel & Franner and the team look forward to welcoming you. ... more   less 
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