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Kings Arms Hotel

King Street, Kyleakin IV41 8PH, Scotland
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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Ellon, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Very good staff weather on the night was cold and wet but what can you expect on the west coast the next morning was lovely sunny and camb till 11-30 when everything changed. The locals said don't trust the bus service well the 12-30 to armadale never turned up Taxi to armadale

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Inverness
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10 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

For various reasons, we were last minute and hurried in booking a night's stay. We knew we would arrive late, so a big hotel seemed our safest option - beggars can't be choosers. The room wasn't filthy, we were tired and we got a reasonable sleep - narrowly enough to creep up from 'terrible' to 'poor'. The hotel has not... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

On checking into the hotel, I was pleased with the size and comfort of my single room. Odd though to have a TV installed on a sloping wall, which would have been better viewed from lying on the floor than sitting in a chair!! Other than that, for a budget hotel, I found it quiet and comfortable. Food served at... More 

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Florence, Alabama
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The best thing I can say is they offered free Wifi....in the lounge. It is advertised as remodeled, and if a coat of slapped on paint is a remodel...it is. Our bathroom toilet looked as if there was something growing in the bottom. The hall carpets were stained, greasy, and torn...really, really gross. The complementary breakfast prove the adage, "nothing... More 

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alloway nj
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Recently in April we did a 2 week road trip in Scotland to see the beautiful scenery and sights. I tried to book hotels/motels that included breakfast and were reasonably priced. For the Isle of Skye area I booked 2 nights at the Kings Arms Hotel. I always consult TripAdvisor but realized after booking that there were some horrid reviews... More 

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Greenock, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Third time me and some friends used this hotel as a base while photographing in the area. Choose it as it is the cheapest deal for b&b that we found in the location. Overall its clean, tidy and the breakfast service is great. Complaints? Not many apart from the hotel bar shuts at 10.45pm even though there are many guests... More 

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Dunfermline, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

After a long day and several hours driving we arrived at this hotel tired. I was less than impressed when we were greeted with a very rude receptionist, she was also very slow to process our arrival. There was a man behind us claiming to have waited 3 hours for someone to attend his room which had no hot water.... More 

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Chelmsford, United Kingdom
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88 reviews 88 reviews
32 hotel reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have stayed in a lot of unusual places around the world but I cannot ever remember one as bad as this. It is evidently part of the "Bespoke Hotel" group, however, the room, as well as other things, is at best pokey!! The hotel is tatty to say the least, with wallpaper coming away on walls and ceilings, threadbare... More 

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Greenock, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
3 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It depends on your expectations on how far £40 goes on accommodation on Skye, mine were a clean bed, hot shower and a fair breakfast which will all be met at this hotel. It is not pretending to be the RITZ but that is reflected in the price. Yes its dated and a little tired but just enjoy the quirks... More 

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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13 reviews 13 reviews
3 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had to book into this hotel because a ferry problem forced us to sail to Uig instead of Oban at short notice. It's not good. The decor is terrible, the pillows so old that they've lumpy and the place is full of notices starting "do not..." The bar has the worst collection of whiskies I've ever come across; when... More 

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