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Burghfield House

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Cnoc-an Lobht, Dornoch IV25 3HW, Scotland
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 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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malibu
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37 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed overnight at Burghfield house with my husband and family. What thoughtful, considerate staff. This is a teaching hotel and I would give the staff top marks. We were greeted in the rooms with top quality teas and coffees and delicious cookies. The rooms were large and ours had a view of the 13th.C. cathedral. Right now construction is... More 

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Highlands
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2015

We stopped in to have afternoon tea recently. We had sandwiches and a scone and various cakes. We also had home made jam and cream. It was nice enough but not as tasty as it was last time we were there last year. I would still recommend it. The staff were very friendly.

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England
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015

What a fabulous place to stay. Huge room. Friendly and informative staff. Great breakfast. Excellent value for money. Can't wait to stay again. The only disappointment, was we'd only booked the one night.

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York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

The hotel was really comfortable with a freshly cooked full Scottish breakfast topped off a great trip. Just a short walk to a world class golf course. What more could anyone want. If you are playing at Royal Dornoch there are worse places to stay than here.

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Scotland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

Just spent 2 nights in the Burghfield House hotel in Dornoch, was staying here to visit relatives.Firstly the room,huge beautiful room with great views- lovely en-suite bathroom the decor was tasteful and room was spotless. The choice at breakfast would suit everyone and was served by Andrew who was very attentive and kept us supplied with toast and coffee! I... More 

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

Stayed for 1 night during a short visit to the area. We had a large double room which also had 2 fold down beds for our teenagers. The Hotel is small with large rooms and it is a teaching hotel. It has an interesting history as a family home and also used by officers during the war. The room was... More 

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Tain, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Recently as Chairman of the Easter Ross branch of the Federation of Small Business, my committee and I hosted one of our regular meetings at the hotel to support our Sutherland colleagues. The function room we used for our business meeting was ideal. It was a horrible night outside which made the warm and comfortable room all the more appealing.... More 

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Great Missenden, Bucks, UK
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

As a group of 6 - 8 golfers which has been visiting Dornoch for nearly forty years we are familiar with The Burghfield in its old form and its new. We stopped going to the "old" when poor became intolerable. Before its transformation into the North Highland College, it made Fawlty Towers seem like the Savoy. The jerry-built annex has... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

This hotel approaches perfection for the price. Our room was big with balcony view over the sea. Biscuits and hot chocolate etc on offer in room. Bath and shower. Staff with great attitude and amazing choice at breakfast. A training hotel with the Uniersity of the Highlands and Islands and so everything is close to perfect. Quick short cut into... More 

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Scotland
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

We have just enjoyed a lovely 2-night stay in the fantastic Burghfield House in Dornoch. Although the hotel is run as "training" hotel for the North Highland College, you would never know from the levels of service on offer. The staff were not only professional and helpful, they were diligent, friendly and personable at all times. We dined in the... More 

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