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    Balavil Hotel

    Main Street, Newtonmore PH20 1DL, Scotland
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    US$109
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    Overview
    • Excellent51%
    • Very good38%
    • Average8%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible1%
    Travellers talk about
    “swimming pool” (18 reviews)
    “shinty bar” (4 reviews)
    “coach party” (11 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
    Family Rooms
    Bar/Lounge
    Wheelchair Access
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    3.0 Star Hotel
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    21 - 25 of 242 reviews

    Reviewed 15 July 2017

    Stayed for a weekend had great time, lovely food and staff, Mark and Ben especially so, would gladly return . Good size room and nice pool to relax in after a days walking. If only the weather had matched the hotel .

    1  Thank john197667
    Response from Karen C, Owner at Balavil HotelResponded 17 July 2017

    Hi John, Thank you for taking the time to review our Hotel. We're delighted you enjoyed your stay with us and hope to see you again soon. Karen Coyle

    Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

    Stayed in the hotel for x2 night at the beginning of the month.. we've previously stayed in this hotel and thought it was great.. on this occasion we didn't enjoy our stay. We booked the family room and found it unacceptable I don't think it's...More

    Thank Shona M
    Response from Karen C, Owner at Balavil HotelResponded 15 July 2017

    As a family run hotel, we are very disappointed you didn't enjoy your stay with us, especially as you have done previously. We do have one family room in the hotel that does have a limited outlook, however, this is not available to book online....More

    Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

    Friendly staff, nice entrance and bar area, loved the oldy worldy feel. Ate here for tea, i had the burger which was a bit dry but ok. Hubby had the Venison which he said was very nice and very tender, and a great price. The...More

    Thank Tracy S
    Response from Karen C, Owner at Balavil HotelResponded 15 July 2017

    We sincerely apologise that you were disappointed with the room you were given. You are correct in that this is one of few rooms scheduled for refurbishment which is taking place in November. We are sorry you were allocated this room. The other issues you...More

    Reviewed 9 July 2017

    Clean rooms and new bathrooms! The shower was great! The breakfast buffet was perfect. There had so much to chose from. The restaurant they had as well was very nice. We had gotten a mushroom dip as a starter and they were the most amazing...More

    1  Thank Elizabeth C
    Response from Karen C, Owner at Balavil HotelResponded 12 July 2017

    Hi Elizabeth, Thank you for reviewing our Hotel. We are so happy you enjoyed your stay with us and the surrounding area of Newtonmore. We hope we can welcome you back in the future. Thanks, Karen

    Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

    Just home from two nights at Balavil with wife and wee one. All the staff were incredibly friendly and helpful. Nothing was a problem, they even made non-menu items for our wee son. If your wanting an uber flash hotel this is not the place...More

    1  Thank Surfer65
    Response from Karen C, Owner at Balavil HotelResponded 12 July 2017

    Thank you very much for writing such a nice review. We pride ourselves on all the positive aspects you have mentioned and we are so happy we fulfilled this on your trip. We hope to see you again soon. Karn

    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Restaurant
    • Free Parking
    • Pool
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Pool
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Heated pool
    • Indoor pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$94 - US$134 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 50
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    • Location
    • United Kingdom >
    • Scotland >
    • Scottish Highlands >
    • Badenoch and Strathspey >
    • Newtonmore
    • Also Known As
    • Balavil Sport Inverness ,
    • Balavil Hotel Newtonmore, Scotland
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    jamiefalexander
    11 August 2017|
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    Response from RBell92 | Reviewed this property |
    Hello, I would contact the hotel to be sure, however when I stayed they did have a separate building that the dogs could stay in.
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    Sue C
    30 August 2016|
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    Response from Timbo5447 | Reviewed this property |
    Sorry I am not sure, I would imagine they have a lift.
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    EloraBangorian
    6 August 2016|
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    Response from Mannzer | Reviewed this property |
    Yes, free wifi is provided
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    "all rooms have good viewson to the diffeent mountain ranges"
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    "Rooms on the lower ground are quiet and well laid out."
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    "Most rooms have mountain views."
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