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Ben Loyal Hotel

Main Street, Tongue IV27 4XE, Scotland
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Ranked #2 of 4 hotels in Tongue
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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London, United Kingdom
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4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We have stayed here many times. The rooms are not spacious but most have fab views of Ben Loyal. The rooms are clean and the beds are comfy. The staff are friendly and helpful. There is a good lounge area and a public bar. The food is excellent. We will come back again!

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Paris, France
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25 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It's an authentic hotel at the very North part of Scotland, where we stayed a couple of nights. The room was in the main building and facing the old Castle. Even if they were rustic, our rooms were well equipped, quiet & comfortable. Convenient Pub within the hotel & a nice lounge to relax and enjoy an evening whisky !... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Very friendly country hotel. The view from our room was fantastic, overlooking the fields, loch and castle Barraich. At dusk and dawn red deer were roaming in the fields below. Excellent food and very friendly staff. There is a seperate lounge for guests if you prefer not to be in the bar/pub side. In the morning we suffered from a... More

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Kirkby Lonsdale, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We were staying in Tongue just down the road for one night and had a bar meal here. Delicious and good portions , value for money . Busy with good service and friendly staff and very clean . Fabulous views to enjoy .

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We were a mixed party of seven, two older couples, one single and young couple with baby. Our room was very nice with lovely view, although the bathroom was a bit dated it was spotlessly clean with nice toiletries. Good tea tray. Unfortunately the village had a power cut on our first morning and therefore kitchen unable to cook breakfasts,... More

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Evanton, Scotland, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed last weekend told we had Room 6 on Friday night room small but clean but the view was defo worth the extra cost amazing it was surreal. Saturday night Room 10 massive room largest en-suite ever seen in hotel and again very clean. Staff all very friendly food was very good especially breakfast best yet in any hotel stay..... More

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were up in Tongue staying a friends but would recommend the Ben Loyal. We had a meal there and it was delicious and portion sizes were huge. The service and staff were also excellen, they were very helpful and friendly.

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Crail, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

First impressions are important and sadly The Ben Loyal fails to impress. The reception area is dowdy and cluttered and there is a pungent musty smell. Our bedroom was adequate although the cramped en suite was in need of renovation, interesting to see a rubber band holding the shower lever in the "off" position. The staff were hard working and... More

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Dunkeld, United Kingdom
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3 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stopped here for lunch on our way round Coastal Scotland camping. It was a beautiful sunny day and the barman was immediately friendly and chatty, really made us feel so welcome. We ordered a burger and fajitas from the lunch menu. Both were delicious and huge portions for hungry campers! The barman also kindly let us charge our phones while... More

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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went to Thurso and could not get a room and the guy at the Weigh Inn called round and got me this wee gem of a hotel. Room very clean with a large en-suite, and Sky HD for your pelasure. The staff were very friendly and helpful as well, but just wait and see the view when you sit and... More

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Address: Main Street, Tongue IV27 4XE, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Scottish Highlands > Caithness and Sutherland > Tongue
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
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We are a small, family run hotel with magnificent views of the Kyle of Tongue and Ben Loyal from our rooms and restaurant. Fresh local seafood is available daily and all bedrooms are en-suite. A small Highland hotel with big Highland hospitality. ... more   less 
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