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High Street, Tain IV19 1AB, Scotland
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Royal Hotel
Ranked #2 of 5 hotels in Tain
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
2 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Well stayed here for about 26 days while working at Nigg and have to say the hotel was just perfect. Ivan and his staff are great and the food is very good! Ashleigh is one of the most friendliest staff members i have ever came across as well as the rest Seamus and Brian all great guys and run by... More

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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253 reviews 253 reviews
77 hotel reviews
179 helpful votes 179 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a lovely big old hotel that reminded me very much of ones we used to stay in when I was a child. Architecturally beautiful from outside and still very splendid inside. The sweeping staircase very nice. The carpets in the public spaces were a little tires but not bad enough to complain about. Overall it was very nicely... More

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Inverness, United Kingdom
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18 reviews 18 reviews
5 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

This is a review for the restaurant only. My wife and I eat in the Tain area often and feel there is a lack of good places to eat and it's difficult to find genuinely good value. First time in the royal (to eat) and we were not disappointed. It's a fairly standard traditional hotel restaurant with a good menu.... More

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

My partner and I stayed in this hotel for one night. It was a friendly hotel and the staff were all really nice. We had a great stay and when he had gone to work in the morning I went down to breakfast. The breakfast was lovely but when I went back up to the room I got a bit... More

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83 reviews 83 reviews
24 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

We didn't stay in the hotel, preferring a local highly recommended B&B. Were walking around Tain looking for a place to have dinner and found the hotel. A board inside the front door advised High Tea - 17:00 to 18:00. Checked the watch and noted it was 17:57, as my wife has never had High Tea, we thought we would... More

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Lincolnshire
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

The hotel is situated in the middle of the very charming Tain town/village. It is an impressive building, and there is everything you require in the rooms, but overall the fitting and fixtures are tired and in need of updating. Food was excellent and varied and staff are very accommodating to any request.

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17 reviews 17 reviews
6 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2014

My partner and I didn't stay at this hotel but we came here for dinner and it was a first class meal, I had char grill beef with parsnip chips, horseradish mash and red wine sauce , it was delicious meat was cooked perfectly and the presentation was amazing, my partner had steak and couldn't finish it, if we were... More

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Ingelheim
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2014

The room was very nice and clean, the bed was comfortable, but the mattress was a bit too soft. The breakfast is more than excellent, the same applies to the restaurant and its menu which offers a diversity excellent dishes. My party really loved the outstanding quality of the food and the service. Good reception. The Gateway to Distilleries.

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by thurso
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2014

Fabulous staff who couldn't do enough to please and keep a lot of wedding guests very happy very busy in dining room but waitress whose name I didn't get was marvellous as was Ivan manager would return anytime

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Tain, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2014

Went to dinner with my husband lastnight and we certainly weren't disappointed food was amazing, tasted lovely presentation amazing service and staff were also lovely and very attentive for it being a busy night our food came right on time didn't wait for nothing and nothing was to much trouble will be back again.

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Address: High Street, Tain IV19 1AB, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Scottish Highlands > Ross and Cromarty > Tain
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Also Known As:
Royal Hotel Tain, Scotland

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