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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I have to say this was the best tea In the Highland during my two week stay in Scotland ❣️I had a different Tea every day scheduled around areas we visited. Wonderful tea sandwich Choice wheat and whit bread of Smoked Salmon on cream cheese, Honey Roast Ham and Mustard (Tasted similar to Grey Poupon) Egg Mayonnaise, Salmon Mayonnaise. The...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our room was massive. It was old school in style but with a new bathroom. The hotel itself had an element of stepping back in time (in a good way) and went well with our romantic ideas about Scotland! We loved the bar, playing chess on the beautiful board, walking around the grounds and the staff were great. Would go...

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Fochabers, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited recently and i must say it was very pleasant stay. The hotel was just right clean,pleasent,and comfortable. The room was a standard room everything you need,very clean.The staff were all nice and friendly,and very helpful. Meals in the hotel were excellent.Highly recommended!!!

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manchester
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The date of our stay was actually Nov 2015 but the app won't let me go back that far. We went up to knockomie to celebrate our birthdays and have a short break, on the way we rolled our car just past Perth, we ended up in hospital in Dundee and didn't make it to the hotel until the next...

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Thank tmnoble21
Aberdeenshire scotland
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I come here regularly with our golden retriever "Ollie". Gavin & Penny are very friendly as are the staff . Coming from a hotel background I have nothing to complain about , foods lovely , great choice at the bar. There are very limited dog friendly hotels within Moray , they go out of their way and...

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Thank jill6643
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited this place at the end of Feb with friends. Driving down the long Tree lined driveway which gives way to the to ample parking and a Grand Building dating back to 1810. Upon entry a smooth and efficient check-in procedure with the Most welcoming, friendly and professional staff and manager. We had arrived quite late but the manager was...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited the hotel a few weeks back, and we were very impressed. firstly we were sat by the fire for our coffees but decided to stay for lunch. Although it was a quiet time our service and food was to an excellent standard, we were not rushed and felt right at home with a real personal touch. Although we did...

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1Thank mayyoul39
Dunfermline, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very comfortable overnight stay at this hotel. All the staff very friendly and attentive. Room was very comfortable with French windows opening onto the gardens adding to the country house feeling. Excellent shower. Unfortunately did not eat there on this occasion but will be back.

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Thank JDMcA2013
Scotland
Reviewed 14 February 2017

This is as much a thank you as a review. While attending a wedding at another Forres hotel, on of the party had too much to drink and missed his last train home. Our hotel phoned about and at midnight on a Saturday night accepted a reservation from us for this gent. Full congrats to the two young members of...

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 December 2016

Loved this place! Wonderful atmosphere in every area, well stocked bar, glorious food and delightful room, super staff. What more can you want? So lets start at the beginning. We arrived on Boxing day to stay the night. The evening manager was there to greet us, and gave us a brief history of the hotel (it was a tea merchants...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
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  • Free Parking
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  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Knockomie Hotel, built in 1821, is near Inverness and Loch Ness, boasts free Wi-Fi, free parking, over 100 whiskies and is near 18 golf courses. Set in four acres of gardens, this family-run inn was built in 1821 and is located south of Forres on the A940, just forty minutes from Inverness Airport. Knockomie Hotel is amongst a new generation of romantic, luxury Scottish Highland Hotels, providing friendly, honest and unstuffy service. Situated four miles from the Moray coast and the world famous village of Findhorn, Knockomie is perfectly placed in intimate surroundings for a relaxing and special break. For a truly luxurious Scottish experience relax and enjoy the sanctuary of the 15 individually styled and furnished bedrooms. Some feature patio doors leading out into the garden, while others offer traditional tartan fabrics and Scandinavian theme or even a taste of the orient. Many rooms boast views towards Forres, the gardens or the quiet wooded area found to the rear of the hotel, however all rooms offer the same quality finish and comforting features to make your stay a peaceful one. Only the best of Local Highland produce is used in the hotels well renowned Restaurant, "The Grill Room". The menu celebrates everything Scottish and offers special menus to compliment the changing seasons. Dining is complemented by the extensive wines on offer in the restaurant, where you are sure to find the perfect accompaniment to any meal. If you like to relax with a drink after your evening meal "The Malt Library" offers over 100 Whiskies that pay testament to the superb range and quality of the region's distilleries. The bar also offers an excellent choice of beers, wines and spirits, as well as teas and coffees to suit any taste. A wealth of activities await guests in the local area, including the scenic Rivers of Spey and Findhorn, the Cairngorm National Park, the mysterious Loch Ness and many Castles and Forts. The region, known as Speyside, is also one of the greatest Whisky producing regions in the world and as such boasts a large number of distilleries to tour. There are 18 excellent golf courses to enjoy in the surrounding area, including Elgin, Forres, Nairn, Moray and Royal Dornoch, ensuring that there is a wide range of pursuits for all tastes. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Knockomie Hotel

Address: 4 Grantown Road, Forres IV36 2UG, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Moray > Forres
Price Range: RM532 - RM942 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Knockomie Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 15
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