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Benleva Hotel

Kilmore Road, Drumnadrochit IV63 6UH, Scotland
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Llanfyllin, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We had had a tough day on the Great Glen Way, walking 15 miles in snow and hail for much of it so we were pretty tired when we arrived. Despite my having previously telephoned and requested it, there was no soya milk which limited my choices at breakfast and the member of staff on reception was efficient but didn't... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Lovely friendly staff and a great crowd in the bar. Food was plentiful and very tasty. Loch Ness brewery has an option for everyone it would seem as it was a huge favourite in the area recommended by everyone near and far. Room was fine and good value.

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Texas City, Texas
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6 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were there with another couple and someone told us about this place so we went.....and we loved it!! The tartan carpet, the bar area outside, oh...and then there is the food! The girls had fish and chips and the guys gad the haggis and mash. I was kinda scared to try it so I took a bite off of... More 

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Reno, Nevada
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72 reviews 72 reviews
25 hotel reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Driving around Scotland there are many BnB's, a few first class hotels and occasionally a hybrid like the Benleva in Drumnadrochit. We found the room clean and comfortable but nothing fancy. The pub restaurant was complete with families, fisherman back from fly fishing nearby, toddlers scooting across the floor, and two or three dogs. The beer brewed nearby was good... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My partner and I stayed here for 4/5 days on our first visit to Scotland. It was nice to see a pet friendly hotel which are hard to come by these days. The food was amazing and even ignited our love for haggis. My partner enjoyed the selection of beers and whiskey, however I was disappointed with the wine selection... More 

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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9 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

This hotel is your typical highland hotel. So it's not as perfect as many modern hotels and yes, you have to drive past a housing estate to get to it (drum was probably built around old houses after all). It's still full of character with mAny locals in the bar. We stayed in the family room. It was very clean... More 

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Inverness, United Kingdom
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12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

very run down from the outside and the bar area was the same. We moved to the lounge bar which was a bit better, we had lunch and would not recommend not very niceI would not come back here, location was nice it would be lovely in the summer time.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015 via mobile

Staff very friendly, breakfast great, nice cozy restaurant with highland charm but overall hotel very tired and needs updating. Our room was fine and that is all that describes it. New bathroom that was immaculate clean linens but something was lacking ie a female touch. It needs cozying up and the room bringing together. There is great potential here. Also... More 

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2015

My husband and I were in the area to see Loch Ness and ended up at the Benleva when recommended by a local we met. We only wanted a drink to get a feel of the area. It was warm and cozy, small and inviting. We experienced great local brews and several great local whiskies. We sat at the bar... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

I stayed in the Benleva by chance. It was frigid cold and I wanted a bite to eat. From suggestion by a local, I discovered Benleva. It was a little out of the way, but inside I found a warm pub and roaring fireplace. There was even a really sweet dog who came and went to sleep by my chair.... More 

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