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The MacDonald Hotel & Cabins

2.0 of 5 Fort William Road, Kinlochleven PH50 4QL, Scotland
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed two night at The MacDonald Hotel. Very friendly staff, and facilities were what to expect. We arrived very late at night and staff were really welcoming still. Only let down was the showers, no power in them at all. Besides this, breakfast was good, bar had a good selection and rooms were a good size and had the usual.

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East Lothian
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22 reviews 22 reviews
8 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed during West Highland Way walk - Hotel very dated - bed needed a new mattress and room needs updated although all facilities were provided . Didn't stay for evening meal but breakfast was good . Staff friendly and welcoming.

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

Thank you for taking the time to review your recent stay and your kind comments about our team and food. We bought the hotel at the start of the season this year and are fully intending to refurbish the rooms and public areas over the coming months and are very excited about bringing the hotel more up to date, as... More

Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a group of 30 at the hotel for the weekend for a family and friends celebration and we were looked after so well. The owners Mark & Helen and all the staff made us very welcome. The celebration was on the Saturday night but a few of us arrived on the Friday and had dinner in The Bothy... More

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

Thank you so much for your positive feedback following your group's stay at the hotel. We are pleased that everyone had such a good time and I have passed your compliments on to the chef. We just need to discover another Munro now........ Helen More

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127 reviews 127 reviews
60 hotel reviews
72 helpful votes 72 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

Had the family room for 2 and they also brought my husband a comfy chair as well as our sofa. Room had a big bay window, plenty of room for 2 and a decent ensuite. Our bags were collected and brought to our room. Nothing was too much trouble. We had haggis fritters for luch looking down the loch in... More

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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014

3 weeks ago, Visiting my parents we decided to go for dinner, was looking forward to it as I had visited before and didn't enjoy it but it has new owners. My dad was working so went with my mum and my gran. When we ordered our food ( a fish and chips, steak pie and salmon) we were told... More

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

I am sorry that you did not feel that you could raise your complaints about your meal when you dined with us 3 weeks ago. I am sure that other prospective guests reading this can see that your grievances could easily have been rectified at the time, had you given us the opportunity. I would, however, like to point out... More

Stirling, United Kingdom
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30 reviews 30 reviews
14 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

Recently stayed here as part of the West Highland Way in the cabins outside. The cabin was clean and warm, and sleeping bags/linen provided for a few pounds. Sharing with one other person was tight so for 4 may be a bit too much. The food in the bar was fine, and hit the spot. Breakfast was great, the highlander... More

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La Seu d'Urgell, Spain
11 reviews 11 reviews
9 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

I stayed in a cabin while walking the WHW. I was a single traveler so I had plenty of space, but bunk beds didn't allow me to sit on the bed. Nothing that bad, I just took a chair from the cabin's porch. Bed was comfortable and it had sheet and pillow, which was a nice surprise. The cabin was... More

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

Stayed here in August for a week as a base for seeing a bit of the area. Clean and comfortable. Owners and staff very friendly and great with my somewhat boisterous boys (4&2). Menu is typical for this kind of hotel but the quality of the food was a cut above - would recommend the Highlander burger and the breakfast... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Having spent a fantastic few days based in Kinlochleven, I can fully recommend the MacDonald Hotel & Cabins as the best place to stay! Hosts Mark & Helen plus their staff were most welcoming & pride themselves in ensuring their visitors have an enjoyable & memorable stay. The international game of 'Killer' featuring players from at least 6 different nations... More

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59 reviews 59 reviews
25 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

Just home from an excellent weekend's riding around Glencoe, Fort William and Kinlochleven with a group of around 30 of us using the MacDonald Hotel as our base. Hosts Mark, Helen & the team could not have been more welcoming - we were all thoroughly well looked after during our stay. The bar staff were great, and big Andy the... More

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Address: Fort William Road, Kinlochleven PH50 4QL, Scotland
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Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Scottish Highlands > Lochaber > Kinlochleven
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2 star — The MacDonald Hotel & Cabins 2*
Number of rooms: 10
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The MacDonald Hotel & Cabins Kinlochleven, Scotland

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