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Loch Ness Lodge

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Drumnadrochit IV63 6TU, Scotland
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Ranked #2 of 2 Hotels in Drumnadrochit
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Jacksonville, Florida
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23 hotel reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

Clean, family style hotel in a nice, quiet setting. Ample breakfast, as well as a nice bar type lounge. Great place to stay while visiting Loch Ness and the surrounding countryside. Also a jumping off point for the Isle of Skye.

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LochNessLodge, Guest Relations Manager at Loch Ness Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. I'm happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay and took the opportunity to tour the beautiful Scottish Highlands. I hope you took home many happy memories of your holiday. More 

Cape Town Central, South Africa
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014 via mobile

Stayed for a couple of nights in July. Comfortable room. Lovely bar and restaurant. Definitely recommended. Not overly smart, more of an old world charm. Felt staff could have been a bit more accommodating, but it was their peak season.

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LochNessLodge, Guest Relations Manager at Loch Ness Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. Nice to hear that you enjoyed the old world charm of the Loch Ness Lodge Hotel. I hope you enjoyed your trip to the Scottish Highlands and you didn't get caught in the awful weather we had in July. Thank you again More 

St. Albans, United Kingdom
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90 reviews 90 reviews
27 hotel reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

If a slice of authentic Highland spirit you are after I think this hotel is the one. I stayed here for the second time in 15 years and not much had changed. It has a warm friendly feel to it albeit a bit dated around the edges. It is in a perfect location for exploring Loch Ness and has some... More 

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LochNessLodge, Guest Relations Manager at Loch Ness Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for your review and thank you for coming back again. Isn't the venison great?- we have a fantastic chef who serves up delicious food in our restaurant. You are right Drumnadrochit is perfectly placed to explore the highlands with plenty of beautiful scenery to travel through especially at this time of year with the autumn colours. Nice to... More 

Glasgow
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

I stayed for one night on my own at the Loch Ness Lodge as was taking part in the Loch Ness Marathon the following day. The hotel was just as I wanted and expected, warm, charming and Scottish. The welcome at reception was lovely and I was personally shown to my room. I was given a beautiful room with a... More 

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LochNessLodge, Guest Relations Manager at Loch Ness Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely review. The only sting in the tail was the breakfast for which I apologise. We have already taken notes about catering to runner for the marathon and if you could contact the hotel by email on reception@lochness-hotel.com with any suggestions on how we can make runners stay better I would be very grateful. It was... More 

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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014 via mobile

I stayed for one night with my husband, the hotel is an old building with a traditional charm albeit a bit shabby round the edges. However on entering our room in the orchard wing, we were greeted by a very musty old smell. The room was very dated and looked like it was stuck in a seventies time warp. There... More 

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LochNessLodge, Guest Relations Manager at Loch Ness Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to writ e a review. I can only apologise for your disappointment in your stay. I have passed your comment on to housekeeping and also to the kitchen. I hope this did not spoil your break in the highlands which at this time of year is stunning. More 

Redditch, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

A lovely old building and we had a very spacious room with bay window which was charming. There was an issue with hot water in the afternoon, after 5 hours of driving I wanted a shower to freshen up but couldn't as it was ice cold. The barman David is a true asset and made our evening one to remember.... More 

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LochNessLodge, Guest Relations Manager at Loch Ness Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. I'm glad you enjoyed your room which from your description was in the old original part of the hotel. I will let Dave know you enjoyed his banter - he's a great barman. Hope the rest of your break was as enjoyable More 

Canvey Island, United Kingdom
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19 reviews 19 reviews
10 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014 via mobile

My wife and I stayed only for 1 night here on our tour of Scotland. We found the hotel to be rather quaint and cosy. Our room was in the main building above reception and really was rather dated, however it did add to the character of the hotel. Not many guests staying on the night we were there so... More 

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LochNessLodge, Guest Relations Manager at Loch Ness Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for your great review. It's always good to hear from our guests and we take all feedback seriously. I will let the kitchen know that you enjoyed your meal and let the barstaff know they provided a good service. I hope the rest of your trip was as enjoyable. More 

Glasgow, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

We had a great weekend at this lodge, had a problem with the room that we had booked as had been allocated for someone else. This was fixed out by the very friendly staff who work there. It is an awesome place to relax after a long day nessy hunting with the grandkids. the restaurant serves lovely meals and will... More 

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LochNessLodge, Guest Relations Manager at Loch Ness Lodge, responded to this review

What a fantastic review - thank you so much. We take pride in our good old fashioned Scottish Hospitality and it's so nice to hear that our guests have felt very comfortable here. I will pass your review on to all the staff, it will give them a wee boost and hopefully help to make someone else's stay as pleasant.... More 

Harthill
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14 reviews 14 reviews
6 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

We took my Niece and her two girls up to Drumnadrochit, Stayed in the Lodge and visited Urquhart Castle where the kids are convinced they saw The BLOCK'Ness Monster, The hoyel is brillian with friendly staff and great food and the most comfy recliners you could imagine...Everybody had great time.

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LochNessLodge, Guest Relations Manager at Loch Ness Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for your great review. I'm glad you had a fun time here with your family. I'm pretty sure I remember you and it was lovely to see a family having such a lovely time together and I'm happy that we were able to provide suitable surrounding for you to enjoy your reunion. I hope that we will see... More 

Sydney
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193 reviews 193 reviews
40 hotel reviews
87 helpful votes 87 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

We were luck enough to snag a room here as we hadn't booked and only came upon it while driving past. On entering you are confronted with Tartan carpets,curtains and in the restaurant, tartan table cloths. The bar is quaint and the staff friendly. The open fireplace and bar very welcoming and the restaurant better than we expected with our... More 

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LochNessLodge, Guest Relations Manager at Loch Ness Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for reviewing our hotel. I feel I should say Hoots Mon, Och Aye the Noo to you as you obviously enjoyed the tartan. I'm glad you had an enjoyable stay and hope your whole trip was a much fun. Thank you again. More 

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Address: Drumnadrochit IV63 6TU, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Scottish Highlands > Loch Ness > Drumnadrochit
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Loch Ness Lodge 3*
Number of rooms: 50
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