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The MacDonald Hotel & Cabins

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Fort William Road, Kinlochleven PH50 4QL, Scotland
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Scotland, United Kingdom
2 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

six of us went for dinner to this hotel i ordered mac and cheese i have to say that it was not fit to eat its a simple dish but if u cant cook it properly then take it off the menu it tasted like old pasta with some cheese mixed through it sorry i live locally but i would... More 

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Thank maggiewilson811
Helen T, Owner at The MacDonald Hotel & Cabins, responded to this review

Dear Maggie, Living in a small community we are always disappointed when our local customers do not enjoy their experience. We were aware that the Macaroni Cheese was not to your liking and understand that you were offered alternatives, and that everyone else in your party enjoyed their meals. As we responded to your dissatisfaction on the evening in question... More 

Hawick, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The rooms were good shower great plenty of hot water ...nice and quiet plent choice for breakfast would stay there again lovely scenery and great walks in the area and fortwilliam wasn't far away either great base to tour about from or just relax

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Thank Carol G
Helen T, Owner at The MacDonald Hotel & Cabins, responded to this review

Hi Carol, Thank you so much for taking the time to review your stay and your lovely comments. It is always a boost for the team to know that their efforts do not go unnoticed. We look forward to seeing you here again. Helen More 

Kinlochleven, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
5 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is an overall excellent location for all, families, couples elderly, all seem to be made so welcome. Lovely food and great service provided by the very hard working hosts! Spent Hogmanay here and it was one of the most wonderful experiences I have ever had.

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Thank andycoop62
Helen T, Owner at The MacDonald Hotel & Cabins, responded to this review

Thanks for your lovely review Andy, we were genuinely overwhelmed by the amount of people that joined us for Hogmanay and so pleased that you enjoyed it so much. Hope to see you soon! More 

Helensburgh, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed in a cabin. Was very reasonable and the staff were lovely and very helpful. Would eat here next time, though I didn't this time. Some great local walks and the town seemed nice and interesting.

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Thank happycamper351
Helen T, Owner at The MacDonald Hotel & Cabins, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review, we are pleased that you enjoyed your stay, you definitely missed out on our legendary burgers! The village has a walking festival planned in September so that would be a good time for another trip. More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Arrived to kinlochleven together with some friends and stayed the night at Macdonald hotel & cabins to spend New Year's Eve. A very warm welcome from the owners and we were shown to our rooms which were perfect and had everything we needed. Comfy beds and new super nice showers. Perfect water pressure and temperature. We had an amazing New... More 

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Helen T, Owner at The MacDonald Hotel & Cabins, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review, we are pleased that you enjoyed your stay and the Hogmanay celebrations. More 

Largs
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9 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Having spent the last several years enjoying New Year's Eve partying at home, I was a little reluctant to spend it away....... but my concerns turned out to be totally unfounded. The hotel bar (The Bothy Bar) was absolutely packed, and had an amazing party atmosphere.... full of an eclectic mixture of locals, tourists and some hardy walkers. It really... More 

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Thank Snudge1970
Helen T, Owner at The MacDonald Hotel & Cabins, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review, we are pleased that you enjoyed your stay and the Hogmanay celebrations. We hope to see you back again soon. More 

Belfast, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Seeking a slightly different experience this new Years Eve, Myself and a few friends decided to travel up to Kinlochleven. Well.. WOW! What an incredible experience we had!! The hotel was very cosy, we were greeted on arrival and quickly felt at home in the cosy and warm pub area. After our first welcome pints we were shown to our... More 

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Thank Andy J
Helen T, Owner at The MacDonald Hotel & Cabins, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review, we are pleased that you enjoyed your stay and the Hogmanay celebrations. We hope to see you back again soon. More 

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6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My fiancé and I stayed at the Macdonald Hotel on New Years Eve, along with our friends who were over visiting Scotland from Norway and hoped for a traditional Scottish celebration - which is certainly what we got. We arrived quite late in the day due to travel so we're not overly hungry for a large meal, but were welcomed... More 

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Thank Delbella
Helen T, Owner at The MacDonald Hotel & Cabins, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review, we are pleased that you enjoyed your stay and the Hogmanay celebrations. We hope to see you back again soon. More 

Berlin, Germany
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3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

My boyfriend and I stayed here over New Years Eve 2015 while walking the West Highland Way. The guidebooks called Kinlochleven ugly - which is doing the place a serious injustice. The village is perfectly nice, located among fantastic mountain scenery and not touristified to absolute death. The locals are what really make this place, though. We stayed at the... More 

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Thank Sandra S
Helen T, Owner at The MacDonald Hotel & Cabins, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review, we are pleased that you enjoyed your stay and the Hogmanay celebrations. We hope to see you back again soon. More 

Dumfries and Galloway, United Kingdom
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91 reviews
22 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

No way is this hotel a 3 Star Hotel as stated and it definitely wasn't worth £90.00p per night. I would class it as a ‘Glorified Bunk House’. The hotel is worn & shabby both inside & outside. Bedroom: The room was freezing on arrival, it was outdated and in need of a complete overhaul. The overall cleanliness was very... More 

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Thank ALAN J
Helen T, Owner at The MacDonald Hotel & Cabins, responded to this review

We are aware from your recent reviews on here and several other social media sites that not everything was to your satisfaction when you stayed with us on New Year’s Eve. We are disappointed that you did not feel that you could bring any of these complaints to our attention at the time of your stay, or when you checked... More 

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