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Tayport Scotland
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This is without a doubt the worst hotel I have ever stayed at and unfortunately my work keep putting me up here because the price is right.. Be warned the walls are paper thin so you hear EVERYTHING and I mean everything, you will be luck to have a nice shower in the morning or you can get a room... More 

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Inverness, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Myself and my family visited the waterside this evening for my grandads 90th birthday and had a high tea. We weren't sure what to expect as hadn't been to the restaurant before. The food was fantastic, service was quick and the staff were absolutely lovely and very eager to help. It was our first time at the waterside and we... More 

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Waterside1819, Owner at The Waterside Hotel, responded to this review

It was a real pleasure to look after your family on such a great occasion. Thank you for taking the time to write your review and we look forward to welcoming you back to The Waterside soon! More 

Scotland, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

This is a great value for money hotel, ideal for couples or families. It is clean, staff are friendly and offer an efficient service. It's well placed for a short walk into town. Only drawback was the limited parking, no doubt due in part to a wedding party that evening

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Waterside1819, Owner at The Waterside Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review your recent stay with us at The Waterside David. I am glad you enjoyed your stay. More 

Groveland, Massachusetts
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6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Be prepared there is no lift and my room was up a steep flight. With no bellperson/porter, or even a strong person to help, the receptionist reluctantly helped with my bags which was appreciated. But I could tell she was put out. Not the most welcoming first impression. Room was clean, the view of the River Ness was very nice... More 

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Waterside1819, Owner at The Waterside Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review your recent stay with us at The Waterside. I am sorry your experience was tarnished by a not so warm welcome and I thank you for bringing this to our attention. I hope you enjoyed your visit to the Highlands and wish you many happy travels. More 

Auchterarder, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had the river view room in the annex. Beautiful Georgian bay window and view of the River Ness. 10 min walk into town 👍. Room well appointed, black watch tartan curtains etc. Unfortunately the lady at reception when we arrived did not match up to the helpful lady who took our booking. We were too early to check in... More 

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Ilkley
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48 reviews
21 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent location beside the River Ness & short walk into the town centre. Well appointed room & good nights sleep. Delicious breakfast, will certainly stay here again when we have business with Highland motors.

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Waterside1819, Owner at The Waterside Hotel, responded to this review

Thanks for your very positive review. I am delighted you enjoyed your visit and we look forward to welcoming you back soon! More 

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5 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Was in GB for over 3 weeks and this was my favorite hotel. Close to the city, an easy walk. Get a room with a view. Open the windows, and sleep with the river. The included breakfast had warm croissants. Has a nice bar that had my favorite whisky. And they stored my luggage while I looked for Nessy

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Waterside1819, Owner at The Waterside Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review Rhondonns. I am delighted you enjoyed your visit at The Waterside so much and we hope you enjoyed your Nessy hunt! More 

Inverness, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We recently attended my friends wedding at The Waterside Hotel. We were part of the wedding party and so we booked a room at the hotel. The venue was lovely, there was a lot of attention to detail and everything was laid out well. The service took place in the hotel and the room was set out ideal. The room... More 

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Waterside1819, Owner at The Waterside Hotel, responded to this review

Hello Lisa, thank you for your review. I am delighted you enjoyed the wedding and your stay with us. It was a wonderful occasion and a pleasure to look after everyone. We look forward to welcoming you back to The Waterside again in the future. More 

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6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We took two rooms here for 2 nights. The rooms were next to each other but were quite different. One room had a claw foot tub on a platform next to the bed and a small bathroom and shower. The room itself was quite spacious, clean and comfortable. It had a lovely view of the river bank and the Windows... More 

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Waterside1819, Owner at The Waterside Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review your recent visit with us at The Waterside. More 

Whitby, United Kingdom
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6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed here for three nights DBB in order to see the first two days of the Scottish open. This is the third time we have stayed there so we knew the drill and it was nice to be back. Food and drink good with good service too. Just what we needed after a long day following the golf. The only... More 

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Waterside1819, Owner at The Waterside Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review your recent stay with us Nigel, it was great to have you back again. I hope you enjoyed the golf and we look forward to welcoming you back the next time you are in town. More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
Food & drink at the hotel
The Waterside Restaurant
The Waterside Restaurant
Cuisines: Scottish, British, Seafood, Gluten Free
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Beautifully and centrally located on the river Ness banks, The Waterside Hotel offers comfortable accommodation, very friendly staff and outstanding cuisine. Management at staff will help you plan your stay in Inverness making sure you make the best of your stay in the capital of the Highlands. Inverness city centre, Eden Court Theatre, Saint Andrews Cathedral and The Ness Islands are all within 5 minutes walk from the hotel. Loch Ness is 8 miles away. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Waterside Hotel

Address: 19 Ness Bank, Inverness IV2 4SF, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Scottish Highlands > Inverness
Price Range: $129 - $225 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Waterside Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 35
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Also Known As:
Waterside Hotel Inverness
The Waterside Hotel Inverness, Scotland
Hotel Style:
#17 Romantic Hotel in Inverness
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