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    Balmacara Hotel

    Balmacara Hotel | Balmacara, Balmacara IV40 8DH, Scotland
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    27/08/2017 28/08/2017
    US$217
    US$217
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    Overview
    • Excellent20%
    • Very good38%
    • Average23%
    • Poor11%
    • Terrible8%
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Restaurant
    Family Rooms
    Bar/Lounge
    Multilingual Staff
    Meeting Rooms
    Babysitting
    3.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 16 September 2014

    I've gone passed this place a few times on trips up to Scotland and on first look it does nt look that great (big T for tenants lager sign, next to a spar shop a few miles shy of the Skye bridge) but its actually...More

    1  Thank TOPSPURS
    Reviewed 8 September 2014

    Needed a well earned rest and had two days spare so ventured to Skye unannounced, silly move without reservations even in late summer. Had to leave the Island but chanced Balmacara which I had noticed when passing, lovely looking hotel and great setting. Lucky for...More

    1  Thank Contented53
    Reviewed 5 September 2014 via mobile

    Stayed here as part of a wedding party and was very let down by the poor service and very dated rooms. The food was very bad. We was told we could get into the room at 12:30pm but when we arrived none of the rooms...More

    2  Thank Chris-Gardiner87
    Response from scotskiers, Owner at Balmacara HotelResponded 5 September 2014

    Thank you for your response.You made no comments relating to food or accomodation while with us.Availability for rooms is normally 3pm as we require time for housekeeping. In this case some rooms were made available early but not all as the hotel had been full...More

    Reviewed 2 September 2014

    We have just returned from a holiday the highlands spending 4 nights in this hotel. We had a lovely time, the ground floor room we were in was very spacious and spotless. We had a balcony, with table and chairs, looking out over the loch...More

    1  Thank Pam F
    Response from scotskiers, Owner at Balmacara HotelResponded 5 September 2014

    Thank you for your response and I am glad you enjoyed your stay.

    Reviewed 1 September 2014

    My brother and now sister inlaw wedding day we arrived with the door of the hotel locked we rang the hotel and was told by the rude receptionist that the rooms weren't ready although my brother had booked from 12.30 some of the wedding party...More

    Thank Brenda M
    Response from scotskiers, Owner at Balmacara HotelResponded 10 September 2014

    We have responded to these allegations in other reviews from this party. However, we now need to detail our experience. The food contained no nut product and, to repeat , on no occasion was the hotel informed of any allergy. Our e-mail and wedding pack...More

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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Babysitting
    • Breakfast Available
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$146 - US$259 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 29
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    • Lochalsh >
    • Balmacara
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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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    CatherineRuff
    5 August 2016|
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    Response from tizibcn | Reviewed this property |
    I wouldn't recommend eating there.
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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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    "Ask for a room that faces the front of the building for a view of the loch"
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    "we had a inside room and was quiet."
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