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wemyss bay
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Hubby & I stayed here 2 Dec. Our friends who live nearby got us this stay as a gift for out Ruby wedding anniversry. Hotel was old quaint spotless. Breakfast was excellent and high quality produce. Staff friendly and efficient. Would return again. Beautiful setting and Dunkeld is fab

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christines89, Owner at Atholl Arms Hotel, responded to this review

Hello and thank you for taking the time to write such a lovely review for us here at the Atholl, Dunkeld. I agree, Dunkeld is a great place to visit with beautiful walks and lovely shopping. Nothing better than going for a walk then a lunch in our bistro bar in front of the fire. Our breakfasts, just like all...

Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed overnight on the 19th November, we went for a DBB deal. On entering the hotel we were met by the receptionist who was very helpful, friendly and informative. She not only gave us her undivided attention but went out of her way to make a fuss of our boxer dog, who loved the attention. We were shown up to...

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christines89, Owner at Atholl Arms Hotel, responded to this review

Hello aw316, Thank you so much for taking the time to write such a lovely review. It is wonderful to hear you enjoyed your stay and everything was to your expectations. We are very proud of the last few awards we have achieved based on our restaurant standards. I want to mention we do offer daily specials and for the...

Moray, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Small friendly hotel situated in centre of one of Perthshire's prettiest villages, within walking distance of shops and restaurants (we ate in the Atholl's Meeting Place Bistro and enjoyed their customary excellent quality & presentation of food, all be it on a slightly limited choice menu - so no need to go further afield for food) We have made several...

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christines89, Owner at Atholl Arms Hotel, responded to this review

Hello Ellyn F, Thank you for taking the time to write such a lovely review for us here at the Atholl, Dunkeld. I agree, Dunkeld is a great place to visit with beautiful walks and lovely shopping. Nothing better than going for a walk then a lunch in our bistro bar in front of the fire. Our breakfasts, just like...

Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had seen the hotel on a site and so I contacted and booked directly with them. I had checked the reviews and some were mixed so a wee bit apprehensive and I was unsure what to expect when we arrived. The Hotel is situated on a beautiful spot just over the Telford Bridge there is parking available either on...

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christines89, Owner at Atholl Arms Hotel, responded to this review

Hello Anne H, This is such a lovely review, thank you so much for taking the time to make such lovely comments on all aspects of our business. We have owned the hotel now for 5 years and made many changes including room renovations, building the new patio down by the river, taking down walls to build a new restaurant,...

Alnwick, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We spent time at the Atholl Arms during the recent Autumn Festival in Dunkeld and enjoyed a very pleasant lunch here. The lounge bar area is extensive and welcoming with very comfortable seating. Service was friendly and fairly prompt despite the fact that the hotel was exceedingly busy because of the festival going on in town. The tomato soup with...

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christines89, Owner at Atholl Arms Hotel, responded to this review

Hello and thank you for taking the time to write such a lovely review for us here at the Atholl, Dunkeld. Great to hear you enjoyed your meal and all the festivities of the Amber festival. When you are booking for a longer stay please know we would be happy to do this direct. Booking direct allows us to get...

Hillsborough, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Even though I booked well in advance 5 months, we were given a top floor back room. I booked a double and got a twin. The room was small grubby needs a refurbish. The ensuite was tiny with a strange toilet and a shower enclosure inadequate. Food was poor in fact I got blue mould on my yoghurt at breakfast....

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christines89, Owner at Atholl Arms Hotel, responded to this review

Hello Barbara L, I take note of your comments and have spoken to all staff to get a better understanding of what happened here as this is most unusual. Trip advisor works both ways, as we are in the hospitality business we strive to be the best we can be, appreciate constructive comments and learn from them. For guests trip...

Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 October 2016

Booked on a 1 night DBB deal. We were made very welcome on arrival. Room was very comfortable with all usual amenities - en suite was huge! They had had a problem with kitchen equipment but this was sorted out in time for our evening meal in the Bistro. Despite being on a 'budget deal' the 2 course meal was...

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christines89, Owner at Atholl Arms Hotel, responded to this review

Hello and thank you so much for taking the time to write such a lovely review for us. It is so nice to hear that your expectations were met in all aspects of your stay. Your kind words have been shared with all the staff. Great also to hear your meal was of high standard. Our varied and seasonal menu...

Dundee, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 October 2016

Booked 2 nights B&B with one night dinner included on a budget deal. Was delighted to be upgraded to a very large room with a great view over the river on the first floor; beautifully decorated and included two sofas and dining area. Free parking was good and there was a nice terrace if you wanted lunch or snack, with...

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christines89, Owner at Atholl Arms Hotel, responded to this review

Hello Sheherizad, I am so sorry to read this review. Our bistro should never be cold as we put in the new wood burning stove last year making it nice and cozy. Disappointed also that your food was just ok. If you wouldn't mind emailing the hotel privately with a subject matter " trip advisor comments" to let us know...

Inverurie, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Visited on a beautiful day for lunch, thinking it would be nice to sit outside and by the river, can't fault the location but the service from staff at bar was abrupt, soup arrived cold and we had to ask to have it reheated, came back cold a second time, sandwiches were OK, bread arrived after everyone had finished their...

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christines89, Owner at Atholl Arms Hotel, responded to this review

Hello Wattwhispers, We are pleased you chose to visit our new pavilion on a nice sunny day here in Dunkeld. We are not so pleased that your soup was cold, we have taken your comments about this seriously and will look at ways to improve our service. Since we opened in April we have had a huge positive response from...

Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 October 2016

Just back from a night at the Atholl Arms. Stayed there with friends for the Saw Doctors gig at the nearby Birnam Arts Centre. Ideal place to stay, seemed to be a mix of families and couples when we arrived. Staff pleasant and friendly, bar and lounge felt modern and comfortable. Stayed in a twin room that was fine for...

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christines89, Owner at Atholl Arms Hotel, responded to this review

Hello beavermunk, Thank you for taking the time to write a lovely review for us here at the Atholl, Dunkeld. I agree, we are perfectly located for events at the Birnam Art Centre which is just over the bridge and along the road. We always advise booking directly with us for the best price. We offer free parking and WiFi...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Additional Information about Atholl Arms Hotel

Address: Tay Terrace, Dunkeld PH8 0AQ, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Perth and Kinross > Dunkeld
Price Range: RM341 - RM551 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Atholl Arms Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 17
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“Room with river view if possible”
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“No lift dangerous stairs be fit”
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“Probably a river view if staying for more than 1 night but a tad more expensive.”
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