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Dornoch Castle Hotel

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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good32%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“four poster bed”(34 reviews)
“tower room”(19 reviews)
“log fire”(26 reviews)
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Reviewed 12 April 2015

"Castle" is a little bit of a stretch. It's part of what was once a Castle but it is very nice. No lifts so the 3rd floor tower with luggage was a bit tough but the adjoining rooms were ideal for 3 of us. Bed...More

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Reviewed 2 April 2015

The restaurant in this lovely hotel offers excellent quality food using local ingredients and cooked with style. Loved the atmosphere, children were welcome in the dining room (we had an early table) and the bar has an amazing array of whisky to choose from. What...More

Thank BeffaB
Reviewed 1 April 2015

This is just a great place, situated in the heart of the village it's just so quaint it's almost English! The castle is great. Historical and atmospheric. The food is great the coffee great the service great the whiskey even better. And. The place is...More

Thank JohnSunderlandUk
Reviewed 30 March 2015

Stayed here for a week. A few problems like no hot water one morning and breakfast not served until 8 but we were starting work early. Hotel is clean and quirky and the bathroom in my room was freezing as the toilet door closed there...More

Thank the_globtrotters
Reviewed 20 March 2015 via mobile

Great food and excellent whisky meny. I can't say much about the wine list, since I seldom drink wine. But those in my company that drink wine, think it has a good selection. The room is one of the better have seen, in the UK....More

Thank Stig H
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Free Parking
Restaurant
Free Internet
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
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Free Parking
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US$177 - US$262 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Price range
US$177 - US$262 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Michael R
2 October 2016|
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Response from Gemfinding | Reviewed this property |
I agree with the previous writer that bus is convenient from Inverness to Dornoch BUT it leaves early (?9.20am) so you would need an overnight stay in in Inverness unless you were doing sleeper which arrives Inverness ?6am... More
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JimK673
23 January 2016|
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Response from Lesley S | Reviewed this property |
I think they have a couple of rooms in the ground where dogs may be allowed but not 100% sure
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Sarah Z
18 September 2015|
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The Royal Golf Hotel has hair dryers in every room.
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"Try to avoid new part of the building"
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"Rooms either face the cathedral or the dunes. Either is attractive."
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"Excellent food"
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"There is no lift so if you have a lot of luggage, a lower floor would be preferable."
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