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The Cluny Bank Hotel

4.0 of 5 69 St Leonards Road, Forres IV36 1DW, Scotland
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Forres, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014

Had a meal for my Husband's Birthday in November. All I can say is praise be for somewhere local where the food is exceptional, the Service warm, friendly and efficient and a good time was had by all - well, both of us! The diningroom is a bit dark and the meal and wine are expensive but a real treat... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2014

Nine of us (six adults, two young people and a child) had a fantastic meal for my in-laws 50th wedding anniversary. The food was creative and frankly excellent. The "narration" of the sweets by the chef was a highlight! Can't comment on the accommodation as we went for an evening meal only but it was genuinely fabulous!

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Sonoma, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

We are a mature American couple in our 50s & 60s who spent our October, 2014, honeymoon in Great Britain. We relied heavily upon tripadvisor for our hotel & dining selections. Of our 5-nights in Scotland, 3 were spent at The Cluny Bank Hotel. We are not important people who truly enjoy fine-dining experiences. We believe that the other reviews... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

It's like checking into a stately home. Had a lovely reception from the lady owner who showed me to a room I would have expected to pay several hundred pounds for had it been in the lakes or the Cotswolds. Dinner was equally superb and again, very hospitable service. I hope to get back here soon

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

Having not visited The Cluny Bank for 6 years, all I can say is that Lloyd and Jules have continued to provide an outstanding place to stay and eat. The rooms are amazing and homely, the food is out of this world. Be prepared to try food you have never tried before and PLEASE let Lloyd prepare it the way... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

We only stayed one night at the Cluny Bank Hotel while attending a n event at nearby Brodie Castle. We were welcomed on arrival and shown to our very comfortable room - everything you could ever want for a good nights sleep , plus free wi-fi , bottled water , tea , coffee and home made tablet ( fudge made... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

I found the Cluny Bank Hotel excellent in all ways The bed linen was pure white the towels were white and fluffy The reception I received very good The only down point was the hotel is set on a high incline with many steps to the front door the parking being at the bottom of the hill I took my... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

Great food. Comfy rooms with great characters, great hospitality. Great bar selections. Within 30 minutes driving distance, you have access to major Speyside whiskey distilleries and golf courses. Inverness is within a accessible range. Great place to stay

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

Great hotel! Unbelievable food! Lovely people! I was fortunate enough to spend 10wks at the Cluny Bank whilst working in the area. Although working away from home both Lloyd and Julia worked tirelessly to make this a home away from home. Rooms are clean, spacious and equipped with everything you would need for your stay. The food is something special...expect... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

Warm welcome when we arrived by Lloyd & Julia and a wonderful box of homemade fudge! The room was spacious and absolutely lovely! The bed was HUGE, complimentary bottled water, and lots of little details to ensure we were comfortable. We stayed two nights and enjoyed the most relaxing part of our journey through Scotland on the Whiskey Trail at... More 

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Address: 69 St Leonards Road, Forres IV36 1DW, Scotland
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Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Moray > Forres
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — The Cluny Bank Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 7
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