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2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Mallaig PH41 4PY, Scotland
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The Marine Hotel
Ranked #2 of 2 hotels in Mallaig
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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London, United Kingdom
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7 hotel reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2013

I enjoyed my many times here when I stayed nearby. the atmosphere is a good one with a mixture of locals and fishermen coming in. the pints were good priced, the hotels are good value for money and the staff were always good to me! I would come back to this pub! I have good memories of this place!

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Stockton-on-Tees, United Kingdom
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16 hotel reviews
72 helpful votes 72 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2013

We visited the bar. What a laugh we had. The bar was propped up by a few drunken locals and locals coming straight in from the fishing boats and boat yards. It is what it is, spit and sawdust, but with friendly locals happy to chat to visitors.

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Stirling, United Kingdom
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152 reviews 152 reviews
19 hotel reviews
76 helpful votes 76 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2013 via mobile

Came in here for which turned out to be only one drink last Friday afternoon. It's a place full of locals who come in straight from work, rough and ready and a bit spit and sawdust was my initial impression. I long plastic seating area across the back of the pub, a pool table and a few tables with chairs.... More

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London, United Kingdom
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77 reviews 77 reviews
23 hotel reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2012

Proximity to station perfect. Even though they had our booking for the wrong day we were accommodated without fuss and given a choice of room. Mallaig is a small working fishing port, anyone expecting city standards needs to think again. The hotel does not have a restaurant but there are many eateries of excellent quality within metres of the hotel.

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Livingston, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2012

myself and 10 other friends came to mallaig for a night out and to drive some of the exellent scottish roads with our motorcycles , and the roads and the hotel marina didnt dissapoint .. the few pubs situated around the hotel are very friendly and we had a great night .. the rooms in the hotel were great out... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2012 via mobile

Good location next to the train station and ferry terminal, clean rooms, the staff is very kind but unfortunately no breakfast available in the hotel. You must visit the bar, where regular local visitors are villing to help. The building is old, there are some cracks in the wall. I enjoyed my stay in the room with a great view... More

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Bald Knob, Arkansas, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2012

I enjoyed every moment of my stay in Mallaig thanks to the Marine Hotel. With their local insight into the best country walks, best restaurants, and general great humour my stay was as welcoming and friendly as anyone could hope for. The bar downstairs is visited by regulars, fishermen and inhabitants of their untarnished, coastal utopia. Way of life here... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2012 via mobile

No hot water. Half the electrics not working. Some rooms look out onto a wall less than 18 inches away. No staff to sort things out. An absolute disgrace to Scotland.

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Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2011

I stayed at this hotel in the summer of 2010. Undertaking re-furbishments, I realised the staff's embarrassment. However, the attitude of the staff and the people I met at the bar was irreproachable. I suspect sassenachs, including those from across the (Atlantic), ditch don't get it.

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Lanark, United Kingdom
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14 hotel reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2011

This was the only hotel we could find with two vacant rooms and we were not expecting mutch. First impressions were ominous but we were told when booking exactly what we would get. No reception, collect keys from the bar, and no breakfast. The price of 25 pounds per person seemed reasonable for what was offered. Our rooms on the... More

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Address: Mallaig PH41 4PY, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Scottish Highlands > Lochaber > Mallaig
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — The Marine Hotel 2*
Also Known As:
Marine Hotel Mallaig
The Marine Hotel Mallaig, Scotland

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