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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited this hotel with my fiancée and parents. First time we had been in a few years. You get s warm welcome and service with a smile. Great menu with wide choice for all. The hotel is in a great location and you may see dolphins in the firth. Busy enough which is always a good sign. Highly recommend.

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Inverness, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We have been visiting the North Kessock Hotel for over 30 years and have yet to be disappointed. Another top quality meal with friends on this visit with excellent, friendly service and warm ambience. As good as the best eateries in Inverness in our experience.

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Oban, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

Went for lunch with my husband and cousin mid-December. Restaurant very quiet although it was a Monday. View from restaurant fabulous with a chance of seeing dolphins but not this day. Food and service were excellent. Confirm chips are very good. I remember the North Kessock Hotel from my childhood when we took the ferry across from time to time...

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Kessock123, Public Relations Manager at North Kessock Hotel, responded to this review

A lovely trip down memory lane for you. Glad that you had a nice lunch with us and enjoyed the chips. For the Dolphin watch I would advice returning in the spring , or summer time when you can enjoy lunch on the patio and also do some dolphin spotting then too.

Aboyne
Reviewed 7 December 2016

Staying in the Inverness area for one night so relied on reviews to help us find somewhere to stay. A very warm welcome awaited us along with a "nothing is too much trouble" attitude which is such a rare thing these days. Room was very comfortable with all one could ask for. Food in the restaurant was fabulous, as was...

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Kessock123, Public Relations Manager at North Kessock Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We are delighted that you had such good time and we looking forward to welcoming you back.

Inverness, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 December 2016

Over many years three friends and myself have been meeting for lunch at the North Kessock Hotel, always adding a small indulgent bowl of their chips which we rate as second to none. On our most recent visit each one of us, unusually, chose a scallop chowder which we agreed was so delicious that we decided it was time to...

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Kessock123, Public Relations Manager at North Kessock Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review, it's always good to hear from our regular customers and we are delighted that you keep returning to enjoy our seasonal menus. We look forward to welcoming you again soon.

Scotland, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 December 2016

We dropped in on a December Friday evening on the off chance and there was a table available reserved for an hour ahead so that was a plus. The service was quite timely but dear me, the scallops with sweetcorn chowder was one scallop sliced into 3 amongst tasteless thin broth made with frozen sweetcorn only just warmed through. The...

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Kessock123, Public Relations Manager at North Kessock Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for take the time to write a review. We are sorry to hear that you did not enjoy your time with us as much as our other customers that had the same meal as you. We will take on board the comment that you have made.

Reviewed 17 November 2016 via mobile

This small little hotel is so so lovely. Staff were very friendly and helpful and lovely to chat with. The food we had at lunch was delicious. Breakfast was very good as well. The room was so modern and clean and spacious. The bathroom was very big and modern as well. It was in a good location to the Loch...

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Kessock123, Public Relations Manager at North Kessock Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We are delighted that you enjoyed our stay with us and some of the local attractions on our area.

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

We stopped off at North Kessock and discovered the delightful North Kessock Hotel and Restaurant. Well worth the visit. Great lunch at a good price. Thank you to Darren and staff. Highly recommend. Kym and Peter

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Reviewed 12 November 2016 via mobile

Beautiful setting and waitress was fantastic, very attentive and accommodating, the food was completely perfect couldn't make better at home,the fresh flowers on the table showed great attention to detail... this really is a hidden haven will 100% be recommending and going to again xxx

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Hungerford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 November 2016

The restaurant was exactly as one would wish. Unpretentious environment, service attentive and friendly, a menu reflecting the locality, a good mix of locals and incomers at other tables; good value for money.

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Kessock123, Public Relations Manager at North Kessock Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind review. We are delight that we were above par for you, and we looking forward to welcoming you back.

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Additional Information about North Kessock Hotel

Address: Main Street | The Black Isle, North Kessock IV1 3XN, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Scottish Highlands > Ross and Cromarty > North Kessock
Price Range: €122 - €305 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — North Kessock Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 5
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