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Mansfield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 September 2013

Pre booked this trip to get some serious walking done in the Highlands with my mate. I phoned the owner (Iain?) the day before and confirmed everything ok and told him approximate time of our arrival. Late afternoon, as arranged, we arrived after a nine hour drive to find the front door locked - there was a phone number scrawled...

7Thank Gildey
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 August 2013

My fiance, her daughter and I booked in for 2 nights but we walked out after less than 10 minutes. The smell of stale urine that permeated the place made us all gag, there was dog poo lying in the courtyard below the "smokers" balcony, I say smokers balcony as there was an ash tray there that looked like it...

Thank Graeme M
N Ireland
Reviewed 23 August 2013

Great breakfast with lovely Scottish bacon etc. talked with other guests over breakfast which was interesting . Basic rooms but clean. No extras like shower gel etc. kettle and cups fortea/coffee making. Somewhat dated but fine to stay in and moderately priced. Car parking on pavement outside door. Wifi provided which was great. Outside would not inspire you to stay...

3Thank Scarva14
Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 August 2013

Don't expect 5 star hotel but Ian & Cath were wonderful hosts - our room was both clean and had a lovely view over the square. I have read some of the personally insulting reviews about the owners which were shocking and the reviewers should be ashamed of themselves. Owners, guests, Ian's big breakfast, the dogs - we salute you...

4Thank Bill G
Ayr, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 June 2013

My partner and I had an urgent requirement to stay in Beauly, and on checking the internet, this was the only accommodation available for the period we required. When we arrived, we were met by a member of staff who gave us our key and took us up to our en-suite room (room 5) which was bright and airy, and...

6Thank michieg121
Glenrothes, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 October 2012

A hotel which is dated in appearance, but, big on comfort and hospitality. Kathy and Iain are first class hosts, from initial contact, through to leaving. I had the unfortunate experience of dislocating my hip while there, and they looked after my 84 year old mother, like one of their own. I was taken to hospital in Inverness, and they...

7Thank Frank M
Dunfermline, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 October 2012

When I read the reviews for this hotel I felt a bit hesitant about staying there, yes it's a bit dated but that only added to the charm of the place. I have never met any hoteliers so obliging as Iain & Cathy. They were wonderful hosts & made us feel very welcome.The breakfast was lovely & Iain made whatever...

4Thank Marina179
Stuttgart, Germany
Reviewed 10 September 2012

Third time that we are staying at the Caley. Yes, it's not atiseptic. Because it is run by real people. We always feel very welcome. And it's aquestion of how you behave as this behavior is being returned. We love the food there and always had enough and what we wanted. I cannot understand why people get so personally insulting...

9Thank Birgit G
leeds, england
Reviewed 19 July 2012 via mobile

My stay at the hotel was great! From the moment we enterd the hotel, we were treat like family and really looked after throughout our stay. The rooms were clean, tidy, and fully equiped for all my needs. This follwed on throughout the hotel. The food was fantastic, we ate our evening meals at the hotel and had a differnt...

4Thank catherine130388
York, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 July 2012

I first came here in 2009 with my wife and daughter; and returned with my son in law last week. I have read all the reviews between the two visits. The important thing to remember here, is to take a view for the Caley for what it actually is. IMHO it is a Highland Hotel that quite simply knows how...

4Thank tyke940

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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )

Additional Information about Caledonian Hotel

Address: 9 High Street, Beauly IV4 7BY, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Scottish Highlands > Beauly
Hotel Class:1 star — Caledonian Hotel 1*
Number of rooms: 9
Also Known As:
Caledonian Hotel Beauly
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“Room 5 - large but TV doesn't work and the window is difficult to close if you need to shut out the noise of the traffic in the square.”
 of 5 bubbles Gildey, 9 Sep 2013 | Read review
“Avoid like the plague”
 of 5 bubbles 973graemem, 25 Aug 2013 | Read review
“Room 5 Looks over the Square, and an accordionist and pipe-band play on a Thursday evening.”
 of 5 bubbles michieg121, 16 Jun 2013 | Read review
“Room 5 was bright & spacious with a double bed & a single.”
 of 5 bubbles Marina179, 6 Oct 2012 | Read review
“Most rooms overlook the Village square. Pipers on Thursday evenings.”
 of 5 bubbles tyke940, 17 Jul 2012 | Read review
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