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The Kames Hotel

Kames, By Tighnabruaich, Tighnabruaich PA21 2AF, Scotland
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Ranked #3 of 3 Hotels in Tighnabruaich
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 6 days ago
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 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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The North Pole
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21 reviews 21 reviews
7 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Been meaning to post this for ages. My hubsand, son and I visited this hotel on a wet Sunday afternoon in Argyll ( 10th Aug'14 ) whilst on holiday. It was about 2.30pm and having experience of some Argyll eateries where you have no chance of eating without a reservation and certainly not at half past 2 on a Sunday... More

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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17 reviews 17 reviews
5 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Kames Hotel is very welcoming and a good place to feed a family. We ate in the room off the bar with good views. The fish & chips were delicious. Even when the staff are busy they are always polite and helpful. Overall it's good value. Recommended.

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Scotland
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We used this hotel as a stopover on our "5 Ferries" cycle at the end of August. We were a group of 9 ladies (Isle of Arran Belles) and this trip had been planned for a long time. The weather was wonderful, the views awesome and the hotel was great. We arrived late afternoon, checked in and chose our rooms.... More

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Falkirk,UK
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12 reviews 12 reviews
10 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Last minute 1 night getaway, absolutely great. Staff were all friendly and efficient from when we arrived until we left. Dining room was closed for a private function so we did experience the issue of getting a table in the bar which was suddenly full with yachties. Staff were great and got us a table quite quickly. Food was excellent... More

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North of England
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We (2 adults, 2 kids) arrived very wet having cycled from Dunoon and were helpfully allowed into our rooms early and shown a store room for bicycles. Rooms were lovely and I liked the fact that they were quirky and individual and not trying to be just like everywhere else. The bar downstairs was lively and busy with a great... More

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Surrey, United Kingdom
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

My party of six, including children, decided to visit this hotel for an evening meal. We were told the previous morning that there would be no need to book for a Thursday night, but we should arrive between 6.30pm and 7pm. This, we did, close to 7pm. On arrival we were told we could order drinks but we would not... More

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Shelley T, Owner at The Kames Hotel, responded to this review

We're so sorry that your experience with us wasn't great. We based our advice regarding booking for the evening on the levels of food trade we'd had every night over the last couple of weeks - unfortunately the number of people walking through our doors literally doubled last Thursday compared to every other evening and we just had to cope... More

Dunfermline, United Kingdom
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65 reviews 65 reviews
36 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

okay let me start with the positives, the hotel is in an excellent location right beside the sea and sea view rooms clearly have a stunning view. The food in the restaurant was very good as was the real ales and the staff in the restuarant very friendly! Compliments to the chief on the scallops with the puy lentils (fabulous)... More

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Shelley T, Owner at The Kames Hotel, responded to this review

Many thanks for your review and comments. I'm pleased that you recognised the unique quirkiness of the Kames, which, as you say, sits in a truly special location. I am so sorry though that you were told you could not book a table for dinner. This should not have happened and I cannot apologise enough. It is true that we... More

Hamilton, United Kingdom
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

Booked a one night stay in a superior sea view room. Views were fantastic but room was not what I call superior. Felt like we were in the attic, room 9 up on the second floor. Room just looked old and although floor space was OK because of the eves you had to stoop. Oh and the advertised wifi in... More

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Shelley T, Owner at The Kames Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback - we are so sorry you feel that way. Most people adore Room 9 because of it's size, quirky charm and awesome views. We do realise though that the rooms on the top floor under the eaves are not everyone's cup of tea and try to be very honest & transparent on our website regarding... More

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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

We had arrived on the boat half an hour after lunch service had finished when 9 of us came to the hotel, the lady said she would call the chef and see if he would come back in kindly enough he did. We had a fabulous lunch and staff where more than excellent! We would be more than happily go... More

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Shelley T, Owner at The Kames Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your lovely comments. Our business is quite unpredictable so we do try to be flexible and accommodating when required. Glad you liked it & hope you come back! More

Glasgow, United Kingdom
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23 reviews 23 reviews
9 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

Always enjoy when in this area having a pint and something to eat. On a nice day , the outdoor seating and views are terrific. Good quality pub grub, friendly staff and good beer!!. If sailing around the Kyles this Hotel provides moorings and it is always a great place to stop for the night to enjoy this lovely friendly... More

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Shelley T, Owner at The Kames Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your lovely comments. It is always nice to have our efforts appreciated & we look forward to seeing you again soon. More

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Address: Kames, By Tighnabruaich, Tighnabruaich PA21 2AF, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Argyll and Bute > Tighnabruaich
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