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Creel Restaurant with Rooms

Front Rd., St. Margaret's Hope KW17 2SL, Scotland
Creel Restaurant with Rooms
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 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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Glasgow, Scotland
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187 reviews 187 reviews
29 hotel reviews
79 helpful votes 79 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We stayed here for two nights and had dinner and breakfast both days. And I want to make clear that the food rated a 5 star, not the accommodation. The food was amazing. The first night I had a crab appetizer. Delicious. The second night my appetizer was mussels, probably the best I have ever had ( and I have... More 

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Springdale, Utah
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7 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

A meal with friends who had been before, it lived up to our expectations. Well spaced tables, lovely bread and exceptional food. Wine list very good value for a Londoner! Seafood beautifully cooked, beef superb, nothing to complain about except possibly the price!

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Dundee, Scotland
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32 reviews 32 reviews
6 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

Just spent a lovely relaxing 2 days and nights at the Creel in St Margaret's Hope. Views straight out over the bay from our comfortable and spacious room in this waterfront inn followed by delicious local produce in the restaurant at night - what more could you want. A perfect place to stay if you've sailed from Gills Bay in... More 

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Bradford, United Kingdom
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5 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

We stayed in the apartment attached to the Creel during the last week of May. Apartment is very nicely fitted out and was very clean on arrival. We were greeted by the owner as soon as we got out of the car and shown around the apartment. There was a welcome pack of local beer and cheese and some local... More 

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2014

The food is outstanding .... seafood cooked to perfection ... worth the journey to Orkney just to have the breakfast ...one of Scotland's legendary places to eat ...if i t was in Edinburgh it would be top of the Micheline list

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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37 reviews 37 reviews
14 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2014

Just spent 3 days at the self catering part of this establishment and cannot rate it highly enough. The facilities are wonderful and fully equipped for a couple or a family. They are tastefully decorated and situated in a lovely setting. Although their award winning restaurant was not yet open for the season we were greeted with a fantastic meal... More 

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Gosport, United Kingdom
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52 reviews 52 reviews
8 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2014

The Creel is a lovely little restaurant with a few rooms. The food in the restaurant is excellent. The view from our room over the day is pure tranquility. There is ample parking immediately infront of The Creel. It is ideal for visiting such places as The Tomb of the Eagles, The Italian Chapel and other attractions on the east... More 

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Tonbridge, United Kingdom
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65 reviews 65 reviews
18 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2013

Excellent fish and meat dishes with vegetarian options. Superb views over the sea and very tranquil and peaceful. Totally isolated and a retreat from modern society. Thoroughly relaxed and rejuvenating experience. Not to be missed ever.

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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3 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2013

Stopped at the Creel B&B and if you love food this is a great place to stay. The room was a little dated but very clean. The best part of the room had to be the outstanding view over looking the sea and the Orkneys! The breakfast was very good and very tasty good ole fashioned hearty start to the... More 

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37 reviews 37 reviews
15 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2013 via mobile

Had a meal at the Creel with friends to celebrate the end of our wonderful holiday in the Orkneys. Whilst the food was reasonably good, it was far from outstanding. The lobster bisque was tasty but unfortunately, the lobster was not fresh and certainly overcooked. Likewise, the fish mains was also overdone and lacking in aesthetic appeal. Service was efficient... More 

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