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Nottingham
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed here for three nights - initially for work and then for a weekend in Glasgow. The rooms are dated but clean. We were in a room adjacent to the waterfall and it's very noisy (we found it soothing though). The breakfast was very good and we found all of the staff really friendly. The WiFi works well throughout the...

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Oban, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Loving my stay here great value for money walking distance to everywhere staff are really really nice and friendly breakfast is fantastic and a cosy bar to sit in at night for a few would definitely be back and recommend this place to people 👍

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed here really good value for money very clean and rooms are lovely would stay here again very close to town centre where there's many bars and plenty of places to go for something to eat staff very friendly and helpful

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Thank Marie P
Reviewed 17 February 2017

Bad food , extremely tired rooms just awful . Complain about room , was moved but made to pay extra . The food is just reheated baldly . The showers have a mind of there own , hot water after running for 15mins , no hot water at busy times .

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Kissimmee
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Good location for Paisley town centre,rooms small and in need of a update, Paisley has a lot of history ,The Abby is worth a visit,short drive to Brae head shopping centre and again short drive to Glasgow via the M8

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Thank Ron M
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

Ok so I'd read previous reviews some saying the place is passed its best so here is my honest review... I walked in to a nice reception with very friendly staff...yep walking upstairs there were scuffs to the wall...yes my room is single glazed on to a main road...yep there is marks on the wall and some signs of repair...

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1Thank blockhead123
Stafford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 February 2017

Reception very helpful and cheerful, room very clean like I said a bit tired but very adequate Breakfast was really good, tea/coffee fruit juice cereals full English toast really good. We arrived on the Sunday so not sure where to go for evening meal but stopped in the hotel, due to it being out of season the restaurant wasn't open...

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1Thank yvonnes99
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 January 2017

Really good central location, walking distance from Abbey, town centre and a short hop to Glasgow airport. Staff were very friendly and helpful but the food (apart from breakfast) was mediocre and uninspired. The hotel has seen better days and really needs a complete refurbishment but on the positive side the room was clean, the shower worked as did the...

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

Don't be fooled by the glossy website. This hotel may one have been a majestic olde worlde place but it's a run down hotel in the middle of a mass of main roads on three sides and the river to the back. The room was small but adequate to an extent. Main problem was lack of hot water on first...

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Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

Booked this hotel for 1 night to attend a family funeral. Staff were friendly but hotel was badly run down. Torn, dirty, sticky carpets. Broken sockets. Leaky toilet. Dust build up behind furniture. Heating that wasn't working in below zero temperatures.

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  • Free Parking
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Situated in the heart of Paisley and on the site of a 17th century Flour Mill The watermill Hotel preserves some of the original character and features of the Mill inside and out of the building.49 en suite bedrooms with freeview TV and views overloking the hamills river or paisley abbey and the historic town of Paisley. We have a restaurant and lounge bar on site along with a new built extension for holding functions upto 140 guests. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Watermill Hotel

Address: 1 Lonend, Paisley PA1 1SR, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Renfrewshire > Paisley
Price Range: RM270 - RM386 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Watermill Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 49
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“Call hotel ,some rooms face river Cart,water noise could be annoying”
 of 5 bubbles ronmF5645HV, 13 Feb 2017 | Read review
“You might want to ask for a room overlooking the river as it is nicer than the car park.”
 of 5 bubbles GreatScotLondon, 12 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Slept well but were conscious of the chimes of nearby Paisley abbey next morning. Maybe a room at the back of the hotel would avoid this.”
 of 5 bubbles jdscott1, 15 Nov 2016 | Read review
“The back rooms overlook the waterfall.”
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 of 5 bubbles NicPerrins, 20 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Maybe the rooms at the back are quieter.”
 of 5 bubbles JeanR658, 23 Aug 2016 | Read review
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