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Balmacara Hotel

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  • Excellent20%
  • Very good35%
  • Average24%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible11%
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“tour group”(7 reviews)
“isle of skye”(20 reviews)
“coach parties”(6 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
3 Star Hotel
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All reviewstour groupisle of skyecoach partiesno liftwould recommend this hotel to anyonebeds were comfortablekyle of lochalshenjoyed their mealsmenu cardgrilled salmonspar shop next doorlarge roombefore dinnerloved this hotelloch alsheilean donan castlebeautiful view of the loch
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Reviewed 29 June 2016

Not impressed with this hotel. The location is perfect but the accommodation was absolutely awful. The room was little more than a box room with a single bed pushed against the wall. Their was no bedside cabinet because the bed was level with the door...More

Thank Zamba45
Reviewed 28 June 2016

we were here as a stop with a tour group, and our triple room was two twin beds and fold out cot.. not to comfy for our daughter,, but the view from our room was fantastic! The other family room was also a triple with...More

Thank pamzimm
Reviewed 18 June 2016 via mobile

My partner and I chose this hotel at the last minute but so glad we did, as although we only had a 1 night stay l, we found it to be very comfortable, reasonably priced in a convenient location with beautiful views! Friendly service, good...More

Thank MissClaire310
Reviewed 1 June 2016

Positives: Location was good, view from the room and the restaurant was amazing. Arrived late and just as the restaurant had closed for dinner. But staff went over the top to ensure that we had a delicious hot vegetarian meal; we were very grateful for...More

Thank BiscuitBubbles
Reviewed 22 May 2016

Excellent welcome on arrival and our room, facing the loch, was very comfortable and clean. Dinner was served in an elegant dining room and the food (duck salad and lamb medallion) was excellently cooked and delicious. Breakfast was plentiful and tasty. We only had 1...More

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Amenities
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Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Free Parking
Breakfast Available
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Price range
US$127 - US$290 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Price range
US$127 - US$290 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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QA4ME
18 August 2017|
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Response from jer b | Reviewed this property |
Yes there are hair dyers. I don't remember a gym, but great trips up into the hills for great views! Ask the servers in the restaurant. The access is on the left side of hotel.
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Sandy R
25 July 2017|
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Response from Kristina M | Reviewed this property |
There was none in our rooms
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KCfromKCNY
28 June 2017|
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Response from Charcot | Reviewed this property |
I did. It was a fine hotel with very good food, clean and comfortable. Should not be judged by what Americans are used to at home. It's not a large new standardized chain.
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"Room on first floor with 'sea views' over the loch and Skye"
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"Just don't book!!"
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"Ask for a room facing the Loch. No Air conditioning."
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"The double rooms are much nicer than my single."
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