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Mackay's Hotel

The Square, Strathpeffer IV14 9DL, Scotland
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Ranked #5 of 7 Hotels in Strathpeffer
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
roscon59 Glasgow, United Kingdom
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Glasgow, United Kingdom
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

My wife and I have just returned from a David Urquhart coach holiday at this hotel and we had a fantastic time. Having read the reviews we were very pleasantly surprised to find that very little appeared to be true! The only thing I would agree with is that the room that we were in was very tired and really... More

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Caithness and Sutherland, United Kingdom
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Before even entering the hotel I knew I was going to be disappointed and dreaded seeing my room! We drove up to the hotel to check in just after 1500, you could see in the conservatory windows that there were still used cups etc from either breakfast or lunch sitting there (we had been in to try and check in... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Arrived in strathpeffer at 8.30pm on a Saturday night although not staying at Mackay's hotel we were advised that we would be able to eat there as it is one of the hotels serving meals slightly later. After initially being ignored by two members of staff we were shown to a table, again ignored for ten minutes, we were excited... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed in strathpeffer for one night (not in this hotel) and was looking for a place to eat. There were 4 of us and we asked the waiter of they were still serving food.he replied yes and showed us a table. After 15mins of being ignored we finally got one menu .after a few more minutes another waitress turned up... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This hotel needs to shut down over the winter and have a complete refurbishment. It is old, dark dated and not fit for modern day needs. To have three quarters of the rooms with a bath only is totally unacceptable. We were in room 1 which was right behind reception, noisy and dark the curtain was held on by a... More

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Castle Douglas, United Kingdom
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I agree with others who have done a review. It is VERY Run down. 3 showers in the whole of the Main Building. It is Overpriced. My feeling is it is SO rundown it would benefit from a bomb. It took 40 mins. for anyone to show an interest and book us in. The 8a.m. - 9a.m. breakfast slot does... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

Stayed here for two nights recently. Like previous reviewer they tried to put us in one of the apartments...truly awful. The room in the main hotel was better and had a shower but still not great. The food was passable, most of the staff helpful and friendly and my wife enjoyed the pool. There may be better rooms and I... More

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Vancouver, Canada
18 reviews 18 reviews
14 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

We booked this hotel last minute. The picture on the booking website showed a cozy room, and in fact what we got was a dump. I hate giving bad reviews but I have to in this case. We were first given an "apartment" room. The front door glass was shattered and the room had an overwhelming smell of mildew. We... More

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Dumfries, United Kingdom
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

Our stay at this hotel was great we used it for a break on our journey up to the orkney isle and didnt want to do the journey all in one for a change .We really picked a good hotel staff where lovely rooms where great atmosphere was lovely.Really enjoyed our stay.

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Boston, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

We stayed here for 10 months during a local wind farm installation project. Rooms are very basic and dated but fine compared to competition. Food very poor for us workers but manager Kelly laid on pub grub type meals for us that were a lot better This hotel is catered for elderly coach parties and does what it aims to... More

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Address: The Square, Strathpeffer IV14 9DL, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Scottish Highlands > Ross and Cromarty > Strathpeffer
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 56
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