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The Waterside Hotel

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13/06/2017 14/06/2017
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Cambridge
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The hotel is in a great location and has free parking, free wi-fi and great food. The reception staff were incredibly welcoming and as we were leaving early the following morning he organised a take away breakfast for us which was very much appreciated

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Kirriemuir
Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

Stayed one night. Room was clean, all facilities, good wifi in room & mobile signal too. Shower was excellent. Bed comfy and had a good sleep, no noise at night. Food was very good, menu is extensive, breakfast was excellent too. Staff were all cheery & good hummered. Lovely location next to river, good walks around river and close to...

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glasgow scotland
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good hotel for an overnight stay. Parking is always a bonus and there was free Wifi. Room was comfortable and breakfast was delicious. The bar was cozy and reasonably priced. Book direct with the hotel for added discount or free wine with dinner.

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Waterside1819, Owner at The Waterside Hotel, responded to this review

Many thanks for taking the time to review your recent stay with us. We are delighted you enjoyed your stay and look forward to welcoming you again.

Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was a very bare room with uncomfortable bed (felt like it was a mattress from a college dorm). The room didn't have shades only sheer curtains so it was difficult to sleep. There's a restaurant and bar in the hotel.

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Waterside1819, Owner at The Waterside Hotel, responded to this review

Hello and thank you for taking the time to review your recent stay. Your feedback is very important to us and is pivotal in our improving our ongoing service and facilities. I am happy to report that the points you have raised have now been addressed. Thank you once again and I wish you many happy trips in the future.

London, Canada
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great hotel on the side of Neptune's staircase. Great views of Ben Nevis. Good bar and restaurant. Definitely a 4 star. Try getting room 20 or another canal side room. Excellent starting place for walks.

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Waterside1819, Owner at The Waterside Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for the review, although I don't think we can take any credit for your stay near Fort William. I'm glad you found a great place and enjoyed your trip. Happy continued travels and do come visit us if you are in Inverness.

Mid Calder, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Well what can I say...Stay here! The food here is brilliant, great choice on the menu as well. Staff were very nice and really helpful. The rooms were spotless and the view across the river was lovely.

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Waterside1819, Owner at The Waterside Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review your recent visit David. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stays so much and we look forward to welcoming you back again soon.

Kendal, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

In a superb position for our visit, on the river and close to City centre the Waterside turned out to be a great break. The staff were extremely helpful, the food very good and the beds really comfy. Everyone could not have been more helpful and definitely worth booking if going to Inverness.

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Waterside1819, Manager at The Waterside Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for taking the time to review your recent visit. It is a great feeling to hear how much our guests enjoy what we do and we look forward to welcoming you back again soon.

Aberdeen, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

On a recent motorcycle trip around the North West of Scotland (commonly known as the NC500) I booked myself and three friends into the Waterside Hotel on the Banks of the Ness on the night before we started our sojourn. For ease of getting organised for an early departure we had all agreed on acquiring single occupancy rooms with en-suite...

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Waterside1819, Owner at The Waterside Hotel, responded to this review

And we look forward to welcoming you back again! Thank you for taking the time to write your review and for the positive feedback. I hope your trip went well and we see you again soon.

Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The hotel is undergoing regular maintenance and the rooms were spotlessly clean. The rooms vary in size with some being a little small but comfortable. The meals and staff are excellent and make sure you take advantage of their high tea meal option. Excellent value and so much food. The view from the restaurant over the ness river is probably...

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Waterside1819, Owner at The Waterside Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review your recent visit. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stays and we look forward to welcoming you back again soon.

Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 April 2017 via mobile

My boyfriend and I stayed here this weekend for my birthday and I couldn't fault it. The staff were exceptional, so friendly and nothing was too much trouble. Room was lovely and the food in the restaurant was delicious with great service. I'd definitely recommend this and will certainly stay there again when we're back in Inverness. 👍🏻👍🏻👍🏻👍🏻👍🏻👍🏻

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Waterside1819, Owner at The Waterside Hotel, responded to this review

I am delighted you both enjoyed your visit so much. Thank you for taking the time to review us, it means a lot to us to receive your feedback. We look forward to welcoming you back in the future.

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Amenities

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  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
Food & drink at the hotel
The Waterside Restaurant
The Waterside Restaurant
Cuisines: Scottish, British, Seafood
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
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  • Dry Cleaning
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Beautifully and centrally located on the river Ness banks, The Waterside Hotel offers comfortable accommodation, very friendly staff and outstanding cuisine. Management at staff will help you plan your stay in Inverness making sure you make the best of your stay in the capital of the Highlands. Inverness city centre, Eden Court Theatre, Saint Andrews Cathedral and The Ness Islands are all within 5 minutes walk from the hotel. Loch Ness is 8 miles away. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Waterside Hotel

Address: 19 Ness Bank, Inverness IV2 4SF, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Scottish Highlands > Inverness
Price Range: RM519 - RM989 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Waterside Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 35
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Also Known As:
Waterside Hotel Inverness
The Waterside Hotel Inverness, Scotland
Hotel Style:
#18 Romantic Hotel in Inverness
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“Try to get room 20. Any room facing the canal.”
johnny-how, 11 May 2017 | Read review
“At the front of the hotel for the best view”
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“Some single rooms are quite snug so I can definitely recommend the one I had in the Town House next door - very well proportioned.”
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Teaser21, 2 May 2017 | Read review
“This is an easy walk from the train station.”
NicolleB_12, 20 Apr 2017 | Read review
“If you want a view over the river Ness you need to book a room with river view.”
robertmC113VH, 5 Apr 2017 | Read review
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