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West Highland Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Mallaig PH414QZ, Scotland
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 5 days ago
janeysu Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
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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
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Nice older hotel with updated rooms. Very pleasant and helpful staff. Food mostly good standard and breakfast fair choice and fresh cooked. Views to the islands stunning. Many rooms have sea view but not all. Nice lounge and bar with great range of Malt Whiskies!

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London, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed for one night at the West Highland Hotel which is in the centre of town with great views looking over to the Islands. A quick and freindly checkin at this small hotel. My room was very small but adequate for one nights stay,breakfast was included in the rate which was menu served in a lovely dining room.The breakfast was... More

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Leamington Spa, United Kingdom
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have stayed in Mallaig on 3 previous occasions but never at the West Highland Hotel. On this occasion I and my teenage daughter stayed before spending a few days backpacking in Knoydart. I can not think of any reason to fault the hotel, on the contrary the service was great, the room perfectly fine, the staff extremely friendly, efficient... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This hotel is very run down. The bedroom we stayed in was in a poor decorative order - stains on the walls, paint peeling off the door etc. From a positive point of view, the views across to the islands are great. Breakfast was dire. You have to make your own toast - not a problem in itself - but... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The lack of a lift in this traditional hotel was a bit of a problem - although I believe help might have been available if required - but otherwise most things were fine I had a lovely shower room but nowhere to hang towels - just one peg on the door. A towel rail would have been useful. The food... More

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23 hotel reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is an "old fashioned" hotel with stunning views. Unfortunately, there is no lift and only a few ground floor rooms. There is moderately good access from the car park with only a few steps to the entrance. The restaurant provides a good breakfast including, of course, Mallaig kippers. The dinner menu is limited - except for sea food but... More

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Exeter, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Stayed 3 nights and will be returning. The hotel has stunning sea views across to Eigg, Rhum and Skye, so also a good jumping off place to these islands. Clean, comfortable rooms. They use fresh, local produce in the restaurant which was uniformly delicious. The clincher was the friendly staff who were brilliant.

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Perth, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

Traditional family run hotel in outstanding elevated situation in scenic village. Fittings and furnishings were dated especially in public areas (dated stair carpets, dark brown bedroom doors) but somehow it all added to the timeless atmosphere. We had our meal in the conservatory enjoying the outstanding view over the sea to Skye and the food was excellent with the fish... More

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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127 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

As I write, 194 people had reviewed this hotel and 144 of them rated it either excellent or very good, with a mere 12 people rating it below average. This speaks for itself! "Rooms very dated and overpriced for what you get", says one of these 12, but our Classic room was neither of these things. Nor was the Superior... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014

very disappointed with this hotel , needs decorating , rooms very dated, over priced for what you get, lovely village but not much there so if thinking of staying one night is enough you could do it in a afternoon as there are many buses from fort william ,

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Address: Mallaig PH414QZ, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Scottish Highlands > Lochaber > Mallaig
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — West Highland Hotel 3*
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