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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Family Rooms
3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed yesterday

My hubby and I stayed for one night second weekend in Dec. Great welcome, large cosy room and spotlessly clean bath/ shower. Food excellent, great quality home cooked and really good service. Very comfortable stay and staff very professional. Newtonmore is a lovely friendly village...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank coogietours
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed at the Balavil Hotel for one Sunday night in late November and had an excellent stay. The staff were friendly and the room was clean and tidy. We ate in the restaurant and had two excellent meals. Breakfast was also very good, would...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank davidhD7865QC
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

had a first class meal here the staff were very attentive and 1st class at there job a lovely warm welcome the kitchen staff must work so hard as it was very busy but nobody waited long and the food was outstanding cant thank you...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank 02sammy
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed in the hotel for a long weekend and really loved it. The welcome when we arrived on a dreary day was lovely; our room spacious and well appointed; each of the meals we had (breakfast and evening meal each day) was delicious; staff...More

Date of stay: November 2018
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I arranged for my family and friends to have a meal at the Balavil Hotel. The owners and staff could not have been more helpful, to accommodating 23 of us, the choice of food was great and the meals itself were very good very filling,...More

Date of stay: October 2018
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About
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Restaurant
Free Parking
Pool
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Heated pool
Indoor pool
Meeting Rooms
Non-Smoking Hotel
Wheelchair access
Room Service
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
50
Price range
$91 - $141 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Balavil Sport Inverness
,
Balavil Hotel Newtonmore, Scotland
Location
United Kingdom > Scotland > Scottish Highlands > Aviemore and the Cairngorms > Newtonmore
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
50
Price range
$91 - $141 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Balavil Sport Inverness
,
Balavil Hotel Newtonmore, Scotland
Location
United Kingdom > Scotland > Scottish Highlands > Aviemore and the Cairngorms > Newtonmore
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Questions & Answers
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ron0Scotland
September 2, 2018|
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Response from Jess0357 | Reviewed this property |
I think it did but I’m not 100% sure Sorry I can’t be more helpful
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daznlesley11
February 11, 2018|
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Response from Duncy | Reviewed this property |
Yes tv in bar
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daznlesley11
January 26, 2018|
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Response from Bill M | Reviewed this property |
There are 2 bars in the Hotel - one in the main area and a public bar round the back.. We also went for a drink in the Highlander Hotel, the Braeriach Hotel and the Glenesk Hotel. There aren't any other places to go for a... More
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Room Tips
"Reasonable nites sleep, but kind of plain."
TerryV901
Jul 15, 2018
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"33 is on first floor walk in shower"
BrenG_12
Apr 26, 2018
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"Best rooms are probably to the back rather than the road front."
Q5572HXkeithm
Mar 29, 2018
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"Our bedroom overlooked the back gardens & all the bedrooms have double glazing."
trossachsmother
Mar 5, 2018
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