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Ben Loyal Hotel

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Staffordshire, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This is a very friendly relaxed hotel, the staff seemed to go out of their way for an awkward customer that we saw, which was impressive. The dining room was full for dinner and it looked like there were locals as well as guests. The food was very good. The view from the room was amazing, over the castle and... More 

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Heathfield, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

The views and food were really good. The rooms just let the place down. Would expect a bit more for the price we paid. However the dining room got really hot and none of the windows open which made it a bit uncomfortable. Would definitely stop off here for a dinner and the views but maybe not for the night... More 

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Basildon, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stopped off for lunch here in the middle of an epic trek from Durness to John O' Groats. We were in much need of refreshment and we found the place to be almost empty (arrived at about 1:30pm). The food was fabulous (I had the Chicken pie - awesome!). Service was efficient and helpful.

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Alford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wow, what a find for a passing breakfast, nothing was any trouble for the staff, had a superb breakfast, superb service from a very polite young man, comfortable and what a view from the breakfast room but the icing on the cake was the price, under a tenner and that was for the two of us !!!

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Inverurie, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic breakfast with extremely tasty porridge. Fantastic value. Excellent service and stunning views. The interior is very tasteful with a fresh feeling. So glad we stopped at this hotel on our way round the 500 mile route around the North coast of Scotland.

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Scotland, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped on our way through , this was the only place to eat we could find but it was fantastic! We ate soup followed by steal and ale pie, was the best I have ever had. Staff and locals were friendly we were even allowed to take out dog into the bar!

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I stayed in the Ben Loyal hotel on the 29/6/16, I have to say I love this place, the food was excellent the room was spotless, this is a great Highland hotel, the main asset of the hotel is the staff, as a tour guide I see many hotels and B&Bs and sometimes you pay well over the odds for... More 

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

The menu is not huge but it concentrates on local food cooked well. Scottish produce dominates the range from local beef and lamb to fish and shellfish caught by the owner. Every dish has you scraping the plate to get that last tiny bit of sauce or morsel of meat. The staff are all friendly and really helpful, there is... More 

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Brilliant, friendly hotel. Lovely rooms with beautiful views. Restaurant absolutely fabulous. Would definitely recommend you eat here. Very quiet surroundings, but an ideal place to stay if exploring the area. We were 3 couples on the N500 bikers route! Thoroughly enjoyed our trip! X photos taken at Smoo Cave close by.

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Thank smarty2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2016 via mobile

Great hotel in superb location. Views over to Ben Loyal and castle ruin. Very romantic. If you want room with a view book early. Staff and food excellent. Clean and fresh. Nice residents lounge. Good all year round I reckon

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  • Restaurant
  • Free Internet
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
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  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We are a small, family run hotel with magnificent views of the Kyle of Tongue and Ben Loyal from our rooms and restaurant. Fresh local seafood is available daily and all bedrooms are en-suite. A small Highland hotel with big Highland hospitality. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Ben Loyal Hotel

Address: Main Street, Tongue IV27 4XE, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Scottish Highlands > Caithness and Sutherland > Tongue
Price Range: $118 - $218 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 11
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Ben Loyal Tongue
Ben Loyal Hotel Tongue, Scotland, UK
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