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Dornoch Castle Hotel

3.0 of 5 Castle Street, Dornoch IV25 3SD , Scotland
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    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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Balmacara, null, United Kingdom
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25 reviews 25 reviews
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10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

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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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

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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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week 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 2 weeks ago

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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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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 3 weeks ago

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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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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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Dunfermline, Scotland, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband havingng surprised me with vouchers for a 3 night stay at this hotel, I can truely say it lives up its reputation. We had the Tower Junior suite with 4 poster bed which was very comfortable. The rooms were spacious. Every day when the rooms were made up, we were left a small decanter of Glayva,&chocolates. Our voucherx... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Spent last couple of nights here. Food was excellent and the staff all very friendly and knowledgeable. Well done to you all and a huge thank you from me. The village links ie stagecoach bus gets you into Inverness in just over an hour.

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The Dornoch Castle Hotel is situated in the centre of Dornoch and faces the cathedral. It looks a castle and, indeed, was one. However, it has been much altered and adapted for its present purpose so the interior (apart from the bar area) has been modernised. Our room was not in the 'old part' but in an extension. It was... 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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