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The Craggan Hotel

Melness | Lairg, Sutherland, Tongue IV27 4YP, Scotland
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Ranked #4 of 4 Hotels in Tongue
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 4 weeks ago
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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29 reviews 29 reviews
16 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Spotlessly clean, quite charming and cosy. Beautiful views of the North sea/Atlantic ocean. Dinner was fantastic, you've really got to try the oysters. The bathroom is shared among 4 rooms which makes the morning hour quite busy. Had some trouble with Booking.com. On the day of checkout was told by Kate from the hotel that she had actually not received... More

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Stirling, United Kingdom
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68 reviews 68 reviews
32 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

This hotel although says by Lairg it is in fact 40 miles from it, its near tongue about mile and a half over causeway on road to Durness well sign posted two mile or less of the road, well greeted by kate and looked after arrived early but got our coffee signed in.went for a tourist trip with camera. Boy... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

The best food I have tasted north of Inverness, staff were very friendly and looked after us all superb. Amazing views and a great warm highland welcome to all of us! Will be visiting again on my next adventure north!

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Darlington, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

Lovely hotel in the wonderful setting of Tongue, just up the road from the Tongue causeway. Nice outside table area and free wi fi available whilst enjoying coffee. Recommended stop on way to or from Durness.

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Tremezzo, Italy
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39 reviews 39 reviews
16 hotel reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

We ate there (we stayed elsewhere). We had a pretty ordinary meal. The Cullen Skink was "off" but replaced by another dish. I ordered fish pie. It arrived looked suspiciously like left over Cullen Skink...a soup in a bowl with a disc of puff pastry floating on top, edible only with a soup spoon. Accompanying were potato chips that were... More

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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78 hotel reviews
186 helpful votes 186 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

We have just returned from a whistle stop tour of the very north of Scotland where we used to live many moons ago. We regularly used to eat here, at least once a fortnight often more. we never stayed but sampled the dining room and the take aways many times. The food was always great, and service with a smile... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014 via mobile

The Craggan hotel is an oasis in the middle of the most beautiful part of Scotland I have ever visited. On arrival we were met with the warmest of welcome and a menu fit for a king. Nothing was too much trouble and the choice if fresh, homemade food was overwhelming..... Kate and Tracey made us feel at home immediately... More

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Inverness, United Kingdom
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22 reviews 22 reviews
6 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2014

I have not been to the Craggan for three years, it was good then but it has improved considerably, a very friendly greeting real fire (this is Scotland) and excellent menu, the sea food is obviously a speciallity.

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Thurso, Scotland, United Kingdom
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28 reviews 28 reviews
10 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2014 via mobile

Stopped for a meal on our way from Durness to Thurso. Have been before so that is why we went again and we were not disappointed. Good food, reasonable price and attentive service. We will visit again on our travels.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2013

We had a very pleasant stay in this hotel : the location with the splendid view, people are warm and welcoming, the food is very good, and the bedroom was (very small but) cosy. There was just one big problem : the noise !!! There is unfortunately one bathroom for several bedrooms, and during the single night we spent here,... More

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Address: Melness | Lairg, Sutherland, Tongue IV27 4YP, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Scottish Highlands > Caithness and Sutherland > Tongue
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Number of rooms: 8
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