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Auchlea Bed and Breakfast

Poles Road (B9168) | Auchlea, Dornoch IV25 3HY, Scotland
Auchlea Bed and Breakfast
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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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Maleny, Australia
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80 reviews 80 reviews
22 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

We spent 2 nights in this lovely B&B located in a beautiful setting on the outskirts of Dornoch overlooking fields and the sea in the distance. Fiona is a wonderful host and provides a lovely breakfast including home made bread and jams. The rooms we had were very comfortable and even included a refrigerator which we have not previously encountered... More 

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Ashland, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

Wonderful, warm hospitality in the countryside, only two or three minutes drive from Dornoch village center; beautiful views; peaceful setting; Fiona makes a great breakfast with fresh fruit in season; Fiona was also very helpful with the small problems I had; you will be in good hands. If you are playing golf at Royal Dornoch this is perfect; five minutes... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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54 reviews 54 reviews
15 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

This was our first trip to the east coast of Scotland en route to the Highlands and Fiona made us most welcome. If using a SatNav ensure you choose A9 after IV253HY, as we didn't and missed the entrance. Great views over the coast from the window of the conservatory. A wonderful selection of home made jams and preserves to... More 

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Bend, Oregon
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124 reviews 124 reviews
8 hotel reviews
63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

We've been coming to Dornoch for years thanks to one of the greatest golf courses in the world. Finding accommodation has sometimes been a challenge in the small town so we've been staying just outside in B&Bs and this was our best yet. It's maybe two minutes by car from town but situated on a rise above so there are... More 

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Indianapolis, Indiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2013

Absolutely loved my stay at Auchlea! Fiona is a fantastic hostess and her food is delicious. Great views overlooking the firth. The rooms are very comfortable and clean. Wonderful place to stay and would highly recommend!

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Munster, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2013

Auchlea made me feel at home during my stay in Scotland. Fiona is a born hostess and creates a friendly, warm atmosphere. I enjoyed my stay very much- not only because of the cosy and neat room but also because of the fantastic breakfast (fresh fruit salad each day), the great views, the lovely garden and the enriching talks with... More 

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Denver, Colorado
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8 reviews 8 reviews
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2013

From when we first made our initial inquiry, Fiona was most accommodating and made booking our room easy. We stayed for two nights and had a fantastic time. Fiona was a brilliant hostess and made us feel very welcome. She gave us a lot of tips on what to see, where to go and how to get there in the... More 

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Bolton, United Kingdom
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15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2013

Fiona made us very welcome despite the fact that it was a very last minute booking due to the fact that the B&B owners where we were due to stop were called away to a funeral and had booked us into Auchlea for the night. We had a lovely ensuite room and the breakfast was really great and our dog... More 

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Solihull, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2013

What a lovely location with great views across the fields to the sea and mountains beyond. And what a charming hostess Fiona who made us most welcome and looked after us very well. Everything about Auchlea was excellent. Lovely room with king size bed and ensuite. And we certainly had no smells as one of the reviewers below was suggesting.

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Montreal
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2013

Fantastic guests, great breakfast & rooms. Make sure you have some haggis on the morning - it's the best I've had! Also walk around in the fantastic garden. Stay more than one night as there are a lot of things in the area.

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