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McDonald Arms Hotel

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Grantown-on-Spey, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely Hotel great hosts, we stayed here for two nights the hotel was lovely and clean the food was excellent,great parking, and only ten min into Perth, booked up for three nights in September, Thank you.

Thank 69Calder123
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Was here on a friday eve for tea. I had homemade broth then chicken curry-both were excellent(infact it was the best tasting curry I have had ever) and my partner had steakpie....She said it was really tasty and put hairs on her chest.Will deffo come here when in the area

Thank Andy A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Myself and my better half (Margaret), took to the road due to the sun shining on Scotland, and of course with it being Mothers Day, it would be bad of me not to take M for a nice meal, and that what we were served in this quiet countryside Hotel.

Thank Jacko22-2Dunfemline
Thurso, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 January 2017

This was recommended as a good place to eat by the receptionist at The Sky Lodge Perth Airport. We didn't pick a good night to visit as they were closing early but we arrived just in time before the kitchen closed. The bar is small & they have two dining areas (one laid out more as a function room). We...

Thank peter s
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 18 November 2016

This pub was very warm, cosy and friendly, with really good food available on a quiet night of the week when a lot of other pubs did not have food available. The owner was great and very easy to get along with.

1Thank jdot1295
Reviewed 4 November 2016 via mobile

We only stayed here for the 1 night. But it was an enjoyable one. The couple who own it are lovely! Breakfast was included in the stay and it was cooked freshly for us, along with the choice of cereal, tea, coffee & fresh juice. We also had dinner which was typical pub grub but lovely and reasonably priced.

Thank Jennifer S
Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

I have said it once and I will say it again. If you want to eat good food in Perthshire, stay out of Perth city itself. This is another little gem only five to ten mins outside Perth. Trust me it's worth the petrol. Excellent grub and nice wee village pub.

Thank scottish_guy
Reviewed 11 October 2016

We had a twin room, very clean,spacious ensuite, good shower,plenty hot water. TV reception was very good, Breakfast and dinner was great and plentiful. Very big car park at rear of the inn. And most of all our hosts were very welcoming. All in all, a great stopover and only approx 10 minutes drive into Perth, or a half hourly...

Thank wullseas
Kilmacolm, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 September 2016

Stayed here for a night with a friend. Super friendly staff, and although small, the twin room was spotless, as was the en-suite shower room. Plenty of towels and pillows, the only slight - very very slight - issue was that there were double sized duvets on single beds which made them a bit heavy and moving about in bed...

Thank SoozyMcL
Inverness, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 September 2016

Kirsten, Euan and staff make you welcome from the minute you walk through the door ! Room was very clean and well equipped. Food was excellent. Great cooked breakfast !!! Will definitely be back......

Thank paulineburnett012

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Situated in the village of Balbeggie (6 miles from Perth city centre), The MacDonald Arms Hotel was purchased in 2007 and is run by current owners Euan & Kirsten Smith. Great food is served all day everyday from 12.00 noon, high teas & snacks also available. There are 8 en-suite bedrooms, all with freeview TV. Free WiFi is available throughout public areas. With open fires, a very warm welcome awaits you at the MacDonald Arms. ... more   less 

Additional Information about McDonald Arms Hotel

Address: Main Street | Balbeggie, Perth PH2 6EU, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Perth and Kinross > Perth
Price Range: RM313 - RM330 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — McDonald Arms Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 8
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Most rooms are at the back of the hotel which is less noisy but also on a minor road”
Weald, 16 Jun 2016 | Read review
“We were in room 7.”
marymY1230TX, 10 Oct 2015 | Read review
“Room 7 is lovely”
Valerie016, 12 Sep 2015 | Read review
“All the rooms look the same”
ohdearmeWestmidlands, 3 Oct 2014 | Read review
“All rooms we had (3) were good.”
AnnaAshe, 12 Apr 2012 | Read review
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