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Donan House

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Rochdale, United Kingdom
Reviewed July 7, 2016

It's Wednesday afternoon, I get Thursday off passed by my dear wife and so thats me on the phone booking a room. As it happened its just a as well as the B&B was fully booked baring the triple family room. I'll take it Jim! Its a little extra, no problem. That was the best call I've had in forever....

Thank Ray W
cramlington northumberland
Reviewed July 2, 2016 via mobile

Excellent place to stay. Immaculate and views of the castle to die for. Very varied breakfasts something to suit everyone.. definitely worth a visit. Ideal for visiting skye and surrounding hamlets, like Plockton.

Thank thomasbird
Alberta, Canada
Reviewed May 26, 2016

What a beautiful place to stay - directly across from Eilean Donan Castle - yes you absolutely get a view of the castle while you eat breakfast! Lovely Clean & spacious rooms with all the amenities, wifi, TV, tea making facilities, ensuite bathrooms, & plentiful parking etc. etc. Our family of 3 were there only one night but would definitely...

Thank Selina B
Reviewed May 9, 2016

I visited Donan house with my wife and mother in law and we had a lovely time. Dot was the perfect perfect host, we were warmly welcomed and shown to our lovely, clean room with a view onto Eileen Donan Castle. The breakfast the next morning was brilliant including fresh laid eggs. We were very sad to leave and are...

1Thank A M
Durham, North Carolina
Reviewed January 8, 2016

My dad and I stayed here a few years ago and loved both the locale and the amazing views of the castle, Eilean Donan, which is literally right across the street! For my honeymoon, my husband and I chose to book here again knowing of its views and proximity to Skye. It is a bit of a drive to get...

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Maple Ridge, Canada
Reviewed December 1, 2015

We have stayed in many, many B&B's in the U.K. but none finer than this! It is located in the very small village of Dornie but I would go out of my way to stay there again. Dot and Jim were excellent hosts serving an excellent breakfast and providing good recommendations as to where to eat. The rooms were immaculate!!...

Thank Rick W
New South Wales, Australia
Reviewed November 14, 2015

Dornie is a small town - Eileen Donan Castle the only highlight. Donan House is fair, with nothing really wrong but not great either. Room was a good size, service fair to good, cleanliness fair to good.

Thank GAN78
Reviewed September 1, 2015 via mobile

Booked Donan house mostly for its location so close to Eileen Donan castle and ease for trip to isle of skye its very easy to find and has lots of off road parking . We were made so welcome by jim and dot on arrival and during our 2 night stay, our room was lovely spacious well equiped and spotlessly...

Thank Dorsetgirl52
South Florida
Reviewed July 22, 2015

I chose this place because of it's location near the Eilean Donan castle. After reading several reviews I made sure to call at 4:30 and tell Dot that I had arrived in the area but was gong to tour the castle before checking in. I did this to make sure she would hold the room for me. The room was...

Thank flajann
Turriff, Scotland, United Kingdom
Reviewed July 12, 2015

Stayed for three nights , 6,7, 8th July2015. Dot and Jim made us very welcome . The accomodation is top quality and the view from our room out onto Eilan Donan Castle could not have been better . Breakfast was superb , a thoroughly enjoyable stay.

Thank Neil F
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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included

Additional Information about Donan House

Address: Dornie | By Kyle Ross-shire, Dornie IV40 8DX, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Scottish Highlands > Lochalsh > Dornie
Price Range: $32 - $38 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 3
Also Known As:
Donan House Dornie, Scotland
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“Fab location and great views and good pub down the road; just plan if you have a dietary requirement for breAkfast”
930lenam, Aug 13, 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are good but only one has a view of Eileen Donan Castle.”
HeleneT72, Aug 7, 2016 | Read review
“The family room doesn't have a view of the castle but is absolutely wonderful.”
  • Not a bad view to look at over breakfast, wouldn't you say?
rayw632, Jul 7, 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are superb ! Enjoy the experience .”
murdom57, Jun 30, 2015 | Read review
“We had room #3, which we liked”
travelwhatmike, Jun 28, 2015 | Read review
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