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    Dornoch Castle Hotel

    Castle Street, Dornoch IV25 3SD, Scotland
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    Overview
    • Excellent51%
    • Very good32%
    • Average10%
    • Poor5%
    • Terrible2%
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    “tower room” (19 reviews)
    “log fire” (26 reviews)
    Free Internet
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    3.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 19 January 2015

    we stayed here jan 2014 but just got round to reviewing. given the time of year the huge open fire was a very welcome sight. the range of whiskies on offer and the breadth of knowledge of the bar staff was phenomenal. the rooms were...More

    1  Thank MDKR
    Reviewed 18 January 2015 via mobile

    I attended the hogmanay party at the Castle hotel the whole evening was excellent from start until the wee hours. Special mention has to go to the chef and his brigade, for superb function food the scallop dish was excellent and the whole experience was...More

    Thank Richard H
    Reviewed 30 December 2014

    My husband and I stayed here in December 2013 after finding a great deal on travelzoo. The team there were really helpful when we booked and we had a lovely room with a view of the water (distant). We had a meal and afternoon tea...More

    Thank TheDargies
    Reviewed 28 December 2014

    My fiancée and I stayed here for a night in November on a DBB basis. From the moment we arrived, we were made to feel relaxed and the service from the staff was second to none. They were so attentive and looked after us. The...More

    1  Thank Nickeir
    Reviewed 21 December 2014 via mobile

    Excellent food, presentation, service and atmosphere. Goats cheese; pate and nice chutney. Scottish roast beef. Massive Yorkshires puddings. Good selection of Malts Whisky. Tip If feeding toddlers, share one child's meal between two.

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    Links House at Royal Dornoch
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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free Internet
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$133 - US$240 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 22
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    • Location
    • United Kingdom >
    • Scotland >
    • Scottish Highlands >
    • Caithness and Sutherland >
    • Dornoch
    • Also Known As
    • Dornoch Castle Hotel Scotland
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    Room & Suite (59)
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    Nearby Attractions
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    Michael R
    2 October 2016|
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    Response from Gemfinding | Reviewed this property |
    I agree with the previous writer that bus is convenient from Inverness to Dornoch BUT it leaves early (?9.20am) so you would need an overnight stay in in Inverness unless you were doing sleeper which arrives Inverness ?6am... More
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    24 January 2016|
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    Response from Lesley S | Reviewed this property |
    I think they have a couple of rooms in the ground where dogs may be allowed but not 100% sure
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    Sarah Z
    19 September 2015|
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    Response from G7675AUrobertr |
    The Royal Golf Hotel has hair dryers in every room.
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    Room Tips
    "There is no lift so if you have a lot of luggage, a lower floor would be preferable."
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    "Call the hotel directly and staff wil help you find a room. All rooms we saw looked quite nice."
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    "Go for a Castle Superior if you can."
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    "There are no elevators in this hotel and the stairs are steep. If you have difficulty walking, I'd..."
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