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The Brander Lodge Hotel & Bistro

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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good24%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“the owner”(50 reviews)
“trout”(9 reviews)
“great food”(19 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
Room Service
Family Rooms
3.0 Star Hotel
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All reviewsthe ownertroutgreat foodcomfortable roomsnew zealandreturn visitlong drivefamily weddingfriendly hotelan evening mealthe staff were friendly and helpfulpublic areasdining roomthe ground floorcouldn't do enoughwell stocked barstunning scenery
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Reviewed April 15, 2017 via mobile

It's one out of two places to have dinner if you stopped in one of near by B&B's. Must have reservation before coming or will be offered only a place near the bar. We wait 30 minutes even when coming exactly on time of reservation....More

Thank Ru55lan
Response from David K, Owner at The Brander Lodge Hotel & BistroResponded April 17, 2017

Thank you for your comments they are much appreciated. The delicious Lamb Rump you had, we shall consider offering a steak knife with in the future. The staff are delighted you found the service above all expectations. Kind regards David Keat Owner/Manager

Reviewed April 14, 2017 via mobile

We visited the brander lodge following a recommendation from the butcher in taynuilt. What a lovely evening we had; the food and wine were exceptional, particularly the steak. The staff were very welcoming and the owner Dave was great craic. A great selection of whiskey...More

Thank gibby1978
Response from David K, Owner at The Brander Lodge Hotel & BistroResponded April 17, 2017

Thank you for choosing to dine with us, we are so pleased you enjoyed your meal. We are a small community, one of the reasons we purchase our meat products from the local butcher, the other reason being his quality of product. The steaks are...More

Reviewed April 12, 2017 via mobile

Stayed here for a weekend of hillwalking up Ben Crauchan and surrounding Munros. Comfortable, good food and the staff were excellent. The Owner was kind enough to run me down the road to shorten a circular walk I planned to do. Highly recommended.More

Thank Tim M
Response from David K, Owner at The Brander Lodge Hotel & BistroResponded April 14, 2017

Thank you for choosing to stay with us at the Brander Lodge, it was nice to meet you. The staff are delighted you found the food and staff excellent and this feed back is always encouraging to a small dedicated team. The ride to your...More

Reviewed April 12, 2017

We were staying at the hotel for a family wedding. We were all allowed to check in 2 hours earlier. The staff couldn't have been friendlier and we were even given a lift by the owner into Taynuilt for the wedding. The hotel itself is...More

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Response from David K, Owner at The Brander Lodge Hotel & BistroResponded April 13, 2017

Thank you for your review, it is much appreciated by us all. It was a pleasure to have you here with us attending that wonderful Huge Wedding in Taynuilt. So many wonderful reports back from that as well and such a massive achievement catering for...More

Reviewed April 10, 2017 via mobile

We stayed here whilst in town for a wedding, and booked 2 nights in the lodge on the hotel grounds which we were delighted with. It's kitted out with everything you need, clean and tidy with a lovely cosy feel about it. We ate in...More

Thank MrsBandy
Response from David K, Owner at The Brander Lodge Hotel & BistroResponded April 11, 2017

Thank you for choosing our garden lodge for your two night stay. I am so glad you enjoyed the facilities and your dining experiences with us and our small but friendly team. I have passed your comments onto the staff who really do appreciated the...More

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Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Room Service
Breakfast included
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Free Parking
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Breakfast included
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$130 - $202 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Price range
$130 - $202 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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