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Burghfield House

3.0 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   Cnoc-an Lobht, Dornoch IV25 3HW, Scotland
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Ranked #14 of 16 Dornoch B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
scottie37 Falkirk, United Kingdom
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Falkirk, United Kingdom
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23 reviews 23 reviews
6 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We holiday in Dornoch every year but this is the first time we have visited the Burghfield House for a meal. They serve a fabulous Sunday lunch - two courses for £9 95 or three courses for £12 95. The food was absolutely sumptuous in beautiful surroundings. The staff are extremely helpful and friendly and the whole experience was wonderful!... More

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Southend-on-Sea, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I visited Dornoch for a wedding and Burghfield House was one of the suggested hotels. I'm really glad I decided to stay there as the room was both spaceous and comfortable, the breakfast excellent and the staff friendly and efficient. I'm already looking forward to returning.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We came up to stay on 24/25 July for a wedding, The staff were so welcoming, a credit to the hotel! anything you asked you got it and to your room! Service was outstanding. Food was amazing, we are originally from Dornoch and would def stay there again!

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Scottish Highlands, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

We made a last minute booking at this hotel and were pleasantly surprised. Very easy to find the hotel only 1 hour drive from Inverness. When we arrived we were greeted warmly by a young gentleman who showed us up to our room. Beautiful huge bedroom we stayed in room 1. It was finished with nice Scottish touches and pink... More

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Motherwell
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

4 of us were booked in for a golf trip overnight stay. We all thought it was great. Amazing staff, really friendly and welcoming. The room was clean and very spacious, really nice style throughout. Breakfast was outstanding! Local and fresh produce including home made jams. Can't fault the place at all! We really enjoyed it. Would love to go... More

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14 reviews 14 reviews
8 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

Beautiful large room in a peaceful part of the hotel. I slept so well when my head hit the pillow that I overslept in the morning. Had to rush my breakfast which was a pity as it was delicious. The staff were very friendly and efficient. Would definitely recommend this hotel.

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Lechlade, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014 via mobile

We drove past the hotel and decided to take a look, although there was no sign inviting 'Non residents welcome'. Having spoken with a very helpful receptionist who told us that is was a training hotel, we decided to book dinner that night. We arrived and welcomed by the same member of staff and shown to the restaurant. The room... More

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Ipswich, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014

We had Sunday lunch at Burghfield House Hotel a few weeks - it was superb. All three of us had different dishes from the menu on offer - all really good. The service was a bit slow but we really couldn't fault the quality. Much enjoyed and we will return!

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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22 reviews 22 reviews
13 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014

We stayed at the Burghfield House Hotel as part of a road trip to Sutherland via Inverness-shire. First things first. This is a hotel operated by students studying the ins and outs of hospitality management, catering, fine dining, etc. at the local college / university. The students fulfill various aspects of the hotel operation and each cuts their teeth at... More

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Inverness
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27 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

This is the second visit for an Afternoon Tea. Thoroughly enjoyed both visits in very nice surroundings. This is a training establishment and I have always found the young workers very pleasant and efficient. The selection of sandwiches and cakes are well presented on a cake stand, they are all homemade and taste delicious. I will certainly be back, hopefully... More

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Address: Cnoc-an Lobht, Dornoch IV25 3HW, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Scottish Highlands > Caithness and Sutherland > Dornoch
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Burghfield House 3*
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Burghfield House is a fine country house settled in one of the Scottish Highlands' historic cathedral towns. Offering high quality accommodation, fine dining, and bespoke event hosting, the hotel has something for everyone. Burghfield House, operated by The North Highland College, is unique. It is run as a training hotel. Burghfield House provides a learning, teaching, and commercial environment, featuring a private dining or conference room, a lounge which can accommodate up to forty people, a thirty seat restaurant, and six letting bedrooms. The design, decor, and furnishings combine to provide a subtle blend of modern efficiency with traditional comforts. Dornoch itself is an ideal destination for short breaks and business conferences. Its proximity to Inverness makes it easily accessible, and a wide range of activities such as golf, fishing, stalking, bird watching, and walking are available within the surrounding area. ... more   less 
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