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Dornoch Castle Hotel

3.0 of 5 Castle Street, Dornoch IV25 3SD , Scotland
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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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Rotselaar, Brabant, Belgium
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very nice and historical hotel with a very good restaurant and an excellent whisky bar. Situated near some of the best distilleries and near a nice golf course. Spacious rooms and a cosy lobby. When around, this is the place to be !

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Oban, United Kingdom
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18 reviews 18 reviews
8 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I spent 3 nights in the hotel and thoroughly enjoyed the experience. We had a superior tower room which was clean and pleasant, not modern but with a traditional ambience that many would wish in such an old spectacular castle building. There was daily provision of sherry and chocolate in the room. This room requires the climbing... More 

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Lytham St Anne's, United Kingdom
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28 reviews 28 reviews
12 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Apart From Finding That The Hotel Needed Some Updating Which In This Day And Age We Have Found That Quite A Lot Of Hotels We Have Visited Lately require The Same??the Dornoch Castle Hotel Is Very Good Value For Money I.e Very Friendly Staff Comfortable Rooms And Found The Meals Very Good.The Hotel Is In A Perfect Setting And Would... More 

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Balmacara, null, United Kingdom
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25 reviews 25 reviews
5 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

my girlfriend and I came here on the night of the 26th for a special meal out. I had been recommended the Castle by a friend so I was keen to try it. My inital thought was it was expensive. £21 for a steak had better be good. And it was. We entered and were greeted by a very friendly... More 

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Sydney Australia
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4 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed for 2 nights in a suite - everything about this castle was brilliant. The suites were beautifully refurbished and all of the finishes were in keeping with the castle history. The restaurant and lounge bar was a wonderful experience with a brilliant whisky bar - and all staff had great knowledge. Excellent stay.

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Cupar, Scotland, United Kingdom
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3 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I stayed at the Dornoch Castle Hotel for 2 nights on a KGB Deals voucher. We were given a family room, which was large and comfortable, though the decor could maybe do with updating and it wasn't very soundproof. That's the last negative thing I have to say about this hotel, because our stay was absolutely wonderful!... More 

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Oban, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

We travelled to this castle/hotel to celebrate our Silver Wedding. The bar also houses the reception area, and on our second evening was also transformed into the dining area, all a tad eccentric to be honest, but cozy nonetheless. We stayed in two rooms, the first night in Cathedral View & the second night in the Old Courtroom. Both rooms... More 

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13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

Not only was the room lovely (a bit of a hike to get there) but the people certainly know their whiskies. The breakfast was one of the nicest I've ever had - the croissants were the flakiest ever, the Kippers delicious, and the fruit compote refreshing and interesting. The bar is a great place to relax before going in to... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

We stayed here as a birthday treat and we were not disappointed. The room was in the old part of the hotel and was spacious with a king bed and the bathroom had both a bath and shower which was again spacious and clean. The bed linen was crip and a delight to sleep in. We were surprised to find... More 

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Aviemore
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34 hotel reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

We were given a warm welcome and after checking in we were shown to our room....on the 3rd floor. Good sized room with huge bed. Ensuite shower room. This is an old castle with no lift so if you're travelling with large, heavy cases ask for a lower floor bedroom.!....We saw some folk struggling up narrow stairs with big bags!... More 

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Address: Castle Street, Dornoch IV25 3SD , Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Scottish Highlands > Caithness and Sutherland > Dornoch
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Dornoch Castle Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 23
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