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Royal Hotel Cromarty

Marine Terrace, Cromarty IV11 8YN, Scotland
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Royal Hotel Cromarty
Ranked #1 of 2 hotels in Cromarty
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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24 reviews 24 reviews
22 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Another stay at the Royal Hotel for our family holiday. The warm welcome, food on offer & comfortable, clean rooms means this hotel punches well above its weight. Most of the food in the restaurant comes from the sea outside the door or the owner's family farm 5 miles away so this makes for a delicious meal with the freshest... More

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7 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have been visiting this area and this hotel for many years and our stay in early June was the best ever! The Royal's proprietor, Jenny, is so warm and welcoming and her staff take their lead from her. She has improved the rooms and décor enormously and we found the meals excellent. Why not come and visit this idyllic... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stumbled upon this wee gem whilst out for a ride on the bike. Cullen skink for a starter was extremely tasty and well seasoned and very tasty wholemeal bread from Cromarty Bakery (the best bakers in the highlands). Main courses were fish and chips, cooked very well, nice fresh fish and Roast sirloin with trimmings which was served well... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We recently stayed at The Royal for a second time, I was impressed the first time, and even more so this time. We were made to feel very welcome by the staff and especially the owner, to whom nothing seemed a problem. The food was probably our highlight, a good menu that wasn't too fussy but still took us both... More

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Ilkley, United Kingdom
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21 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was a return visit after many years visiting The Royal, and every bit as good. I'm amazed to see other people complaining about the oil rig in the harbour and the battered chicken on the menu! We were very pleased with our room, recently refurbished and making the most of the unusual structural features of this old Hotel. We... More

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I suggested the Royal Hotel for lunch to relatives with whom I was touring the Black Isle based on the hotel's website. Despite their claims and being in an area rich in local land and sea produce the menu was disappointingly full of processed burgers and battered chicken dishes and rather short on fresh seafood. Cullen skink (local seafood soup)... More

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

Stayed here for 3 nights as part of a trip to the Highlands after attending a wedding in Inverness. Cromarty is a vibrant small town and he hotel is situated with stunning views of the Cromarty Firth. We had a superior room (1A) with beautiful views, (although sadly marred by a recently installed oil rig immediately in front of our... More

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Halstead, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

Had a one night stay here during a short self drive tour of Scotland. The welcome was great. The room recently refurbished, very comfortable beds and a great powerful shower in the en suite shower room together with view out to sea ( including rigs!). We had breakfast lunch and dinner here, all superb with friendly service. Some areas of... More

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98 reviews 98 reviews
32 hotel reviews
190 helpful votes 190 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2014

The hotel is old so there are sloping floors and creaky floorboards. The room we had was "lived in" but clean and spacious. We had a lovely sea view with the added bonus of an oil rig to look at! We did eat in the restaurant and it was a good meal although the server was new ( we think)... More

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16 reviews 16 reviews
10 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

My husband and I, having had a good lunch here last year, and given a generous review, went for lunch on Bank Holiday Monday ,5th May. We wont be back, surly, slow service and the bar only had 5 people in. The menus we were given were very poor and we then discovered there was a specials board that we... More

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Address: Marine Terrace, Cromarty IV11 8YN, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Scottish Highlands > Ross and Cromarty > Cromarty
Also Known As:
Cromarty Royal Hotel
Royal Hotel Cromarty Scotland

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