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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
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Medford, Oregon
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106 reviews
30 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Funny little place right on the harbor. Our twin room (the only twin they have) was up a winding staircase and barely had room to turn around. No reception desk, you check in at the downstairs bar, which seems to be popular. The gal who helped us to our room carried BOTH of our suitcases up the stairs. It was... More 

Thank susanfrey
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2015

Myself and a friend wandered into this bar for a drink and we were both verbally abused by the barmaid moments after buying our drinks. The barmaid was drinking behind the bar, was clearly very drunk and was being extremely exhibitionist and annoying everyone in the bar. She decided it was appropriate to immediately announce to everyone in the bar... More 

1 Thank John K
Mooloolaba, Australia
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105 reviews
59 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 87 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015

We had a tiny room at the top of the building which I think is an attick room in the UK. It was very old hotel with narrow stairs. To get to the stairs to your room you had to go through the restaurant. No help with luggage and no where to park a car. It's on the marina which... More 

Thank BrisbaneCazza
Guildford, United Kingdom
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110 reviews
23 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2015

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 

1 Thank TheSciolist
Seguin, Texas
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17 reviews
17 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2015

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 

Thank Katie S
Sydney, Australia
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10 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
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.

Thank Lynette S
Isle of Skye, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
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.

Thank Roystoten
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11 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
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 

Thank lemonice
Queensland, Australia
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26 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 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 

Thank Livestrong7
Ottawa, Canada
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26 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
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!

Thank BrassyBelle
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