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Macdonald Loch Rannoch Hotel

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Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

We were swiftly checked in by a very friendly and equally helpful receptionist Zoe. My homely and clean room provided a great view over the Loch and I could not ask for a better nights sleep. In the evening we treated ourselves to a meal in the bar and were waited on to our every need by Sylvia and Joe....

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Drummore, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We were made welcome on our arrival, everything was as we had requested and the staff were very helpful. They quickly explained the requirements for the Gym, pool and Sauna area, advising that we could collect towels at the reception desk. I had not noticed that there was a fitness center when I made my booking. Finding out later we...

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Bonnyrigg, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Just returned from a great short break at Loch Rannoch. We had a 5pm Deal - £98 for 2 nights B&B with cream tea & prosecco on arrival ( we did upgrade to an executive loch view room for an extra £40 - well worth it, huge room with great view, bathrobe & slippers, mineral water ) good leisure facilities,...

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Troon, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We stayed at the Macdonald Loch Rannoch Hotel three times during 2007,2008 and 2009. After the quite sudden passing of my sister it took until 2017 to finally return as a group with the intention of tackling Schiehallion (which we did)! All of the staff at the hotel were fantastic, there are too many names to mention, Connor with his...

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Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

Spent a couple of nights here last week. Nice hotel with friendly and helpful staff. We upgraded our room to a loch view which I would recommend. Good food and good selection. Nice pool and sauna but only thing that let this down was the need to go outside to reach it as it's in separate building from hotel. Situated...

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Marc A A, General Manager at Macdonald Loch Rannoch Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Caroline W Thank you for your recent highly positive feedback via tripadvisor, Im glad you enjoyed both the hotel and the location. Unfortunately with our building being a traditional victorian building our leisure facilities had to be built outwith the actual building. Thank you for your kind comments overall, we hope to welcome you back very soon. Marc A...

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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Room very poor, food poor , Staff could not do more.We were so disappointed on our stay.Decor in need of upgrade .badly. Most of all no disabled facilities only walk in shower ,was told to use swimming pool area .

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Marc A A, General Manager at Macdonald Loch Rannoch Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Jeanette M Thank you for your recent feedback via tripadvisor, unfortunately we do not currently have fully accessible disabled bedrooms with appropriate facilities although this is an area we are working on. We have a traditional victorian property with traditional furnishings and I agree some would benefit with upgrading but on the whole I beleive we have a wonderful...

Reviewed 1 week ago NEWvia mobile

We visited this hotel over the Easter weekend. It has to be the most idillic setting for a hotel ever, just beautiful. We got off to a shaky start at check in. We were given our keys, headed up to our room, which unfortunately hadn't been made up yet, and was still messy from the previous occupants. It was sorted...

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Marc A A, General Manager at Macdonald Loch Rannoch Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Clairesoh Thank you for your recent feedback via tripadvisor, Im sorry for the issues you encountered over the easter weekend. Unfortunately when our wifi went down it mean our tills were not able to communicate and only half of our food orders were being processed which caused a great deal of issues for the team. As a team we...

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Good points, lovely location, reception was extreamly helpful and aloud us to check in early as we were travelling with 2 young children. Easter eggs for my kids was a lovely touch. Bad points, plaster around my bedroom window was crumbling away, time it took to receive our lunch and dinner meals especially as at lunch time we were the...

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Marc A A, General Manager at Macdonald Loch Rannoch Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Claire D Thank you for your recent feedback via tripadvisor, Im glad you enjoyed both the hotel and the location. Please accept my apologies with the time scales with your food and drinks this is not acceptable and I will address this with the team. Thank you for your kind comments overall, we hope to welcome you back very...

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Reviewed 1 week ago

The loch rannoch hotel has the perfect situation, a wonderful staff and a lovely historic building. We enjoyed a family room with a loch view and all four of us were thrilled to see the beautiful scenery, including a view of the mountain, from our window. The beds we super comfy, the hotel was warm and welcoming and the pool...

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Marc A A, General Manager at Macdonald Loch Rannoch Hotel, responded to this review

Dear K8892MCfionas Thank you for your recent highly positive feedback via tripadvisor, Im glad you enjoyed both the hotel and the location. Thank you for your kind comments overall, we hope to welcome you back very soon. Marc A Adams General Manager gm.lochrannoch@macdonald-hotels.co.uk

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed for two nights.  Location lovely.  Check in friendly and efficient.  Rooms are a little bit tired and could do with some tlc but were clean and comfortable.  Breakfast was ok.   Biggest disappointment was the food and service.  It was patchy, while I encountered some good service - there was also some downright awful service.   1.  Tried to...

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Marc A A, General Manager at Macdonald Loch Rannoch Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Lesley M Thank you for your recent feedback via tripadvisor, Im sorry for the problems you encountered during your stay. On our bar menu we have a few vegetarian options and I agree that this needs to be increased to offer all guests a variety of dishes, for this reason we are finalising both a vegetarian menu and gluten...

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Internet
  • Spa
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Paid Internet
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  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Nestled in the heart of the Highlands, the hotel is situated on the north shore above Loch Rannoch and the picturesque village of Kinloch Rannoch with majestic views of the loch and hills that are simply breathtaking. The magnificent setting is the ideal location to enjoy a break away from busy lives or a romantic retreat. Steeped in tradition and rich in heritage, the hotel invites one to step back to a quieter time, while still enjoying the comfort of a superb hotel. Looking for somewhere to enjoy quality Scottish food? There is a fine selection of meals to be enjoyed in The Ptarmigan Restaurant or the Schiehallion Bar. Here at our Loch Rannoch Perthshire hotel we use only the freshest of ingredients to provide fantastic food, expertly prepared, in beautiful surroundings with superb service. And when you need to unwind, our Leisure Club is the ideal way to relax after a long day. Heated swimming pool, steam room, sauna and gym are on offer to relieve stress and leave you feeling refreshed. For the more energetic, Schiehallion - our local Munro - beckons. There are numerous woodland walks nearby too, which are suitable for all the family. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Macdonald Loch Rannoch Hotel

Address: Kinloch Rannoch, Kinloch Rannoch PH16 5PS, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Perth and Kinross > Kinloch Rannoch
Price Range: €78 - €177 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Macdonald Loch Rannoch Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 49
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Also Known As:
Macdonald Loch Rannoch Hotel And Resort
Macdonald Loch Rannoch Hotel Kinloch Rannoch
Macdonald Loch Rannoch Kinloch
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“Loch side rooms are recommended.”
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Eddie9432, 21 Apr 2017 | Read review
“A view of the loch is a must”
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“Front facing Loch view”
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“Loch views, lovely view.”
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“book rooms on the second floor, ask for a room at the front with the best views”
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