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Pier Hotel

Portree Harbour, Portree IV51 9DE, Scotland
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Guildford, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Staying here was very much a last resort, and my room slept four, so was quite expensive. It might have slept four, but I'd not want to be four people using it as the shower room was minuscule with barely enough room to stand in. It did have a great view out over the harbour, though. I just used the... More 

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Seguin, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We spent three nights at the Pier Hotel in July. The location was the draw - right on the harbour, but it was also a slight inconvenience because parking was difficult to find near the hotel. The room was average, the bathroom small & slightly dingy, but the view of the harbour was a fair trade-off. The bar below, which... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2015

Do not enter the bar or meal area if you are not a local. The locals spoke at the top of their voices about how stupid tourists are and put coats on their chairs so we could not sit down. We could not wait to leave.

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Isle of Skye, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015

Pier is a gem of a local pub.donald the landlord and staff have got it spot on.guiness top class and food from Aldo the chef not to be missed.go on in,you'll luv it.no chrome plate,reproduction antiques or pretensions.afirst class local pub full of skye folk who are a pleasure to meet.

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Derbyshire
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015

We booked this at short notice after a couple of very rainy nights in a tent! Didn't see it advertised on any of the usual websites which was lucky for us as most places were fully booked. The room was small but clean and comfortable, the photos give the impression of much larger rooms, clever photography there! ! Breakfast was... More 

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Queensland, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015

Only sorry that we had only 2 nights in Portree at the Pier Hotel. It has a lot going for it: right on the harbour, available street parking, wifi worked in our room on second floor & a short walk to the shops. Although the hotel bar is small & full of locals, you'll find someone to chat with. Breakfast... More 

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Ottawa, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2015

Loved this place! It's right on the bay and every room overlooks the water. Breakfast was wonderful and, although the room was small, it was clean and pretty. The rock beach in front of the hotel is full of sea glass just waiting to be picked. Just watch out for the seagulls!! I would definitely go back again!

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Cape Town
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015

A fantastic view of the bay and boats from our window, very special, and the price was inexpensive compared to most of the other accommodation in the area, which is all very expensive. But the room was so small that only one person could move around at a time, the bathroom was tiny too - but it was comfortable and... More 

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Aberdeenshire
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 156 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2015

We could only book our two night stay on Skye at the last minute for various reasons, and were surprised to find most hotels in Portree, where we wanted to stay, were fully booked for mid-May. The Pier Hotel in Portree was one which didn’t feature on any of the usual booking sites, so a phone call was required, but... More 

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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7 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

This is a quaint, wee gem of a hotel. Located with beautiful, peaceful views overlooking Portree harbour, we had a very pleasant stay here. We arrived via the small pub attached and had a lovely couple of pints... Found the owners to be friendly and chatty, the hotel is small so the place has a real local feel, banter flowing... More 

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