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The MacDonald Hotel & Cabins

PricelineUS$133*
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07/05/2017 08/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
US$133*
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Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

I have used this hotel for a few years in a row now for my guided hikes on the West Highland Way . I usually bring as many as 15 guests with me and it's never a problem here at the MacDonald . The owners Mark and Helen have turned this " way stop " into one of the best...

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Eastbourne, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Came here for a 60th birthday. Hosts were friendly helpful and attentive. Food tasty and plentiful. Massive selection of whisky if you fancy a taste. Terrace and main bar has a great view down the lock.

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Ayrshire
Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

I stayed here as part of a group of 9 in several of the cabins. The location is beautiful. No that doesn't convey it, the location is absolutely amazingly beautiful. We were all very impressed with the staff, they were helpful and friendly. They were also happy ! Made me smile at how happy and helpful they all were. We...

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Thank mikemcf
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stopped here for 1 night on the way to the Western Isles. After traveling for 11 hours it was a lovely break. Cabins were cosy and comfy. Toilet and shower block was well lit. Bothy bar served some great grub with a fab selection of gins too! Staff were friendly and our breakfast in the morning was delicious 👍🏼

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Carlisle, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

So this is my 3rd visit in as many years and it wont be my last, came on my own by motorbike for the night and after 300 miles the cabins and the highlander burger were a very welcoming treat. I was quickly checked in so I could get all my gear put inside from the rain, a quick shower...

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My friend and I (along with the dog) stayed here on the last stretch of the West Highland Way. The cabin was more than comfortable for the two of us. Although I think there would be a struggle if there were four of us as originally planned, there isn't much room other than the beds. There is a heater which...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The MacDonald was our first stopping point as we hiked the West Highland Way from north to south, and it was by far my favorite place to stay. Mark and Helen are wonderful hosts. They and their staff made us welcome when we were tired and grubby and went above and beyond to make sure we had every comfort and...

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Inverness, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I arrived at the hotel exhausted and miffed as I had to stop walking the West Highland Way due to injury. I had the warmest greeting from Ben, a hot bowl of soup whilst I waited for my hubby to arrive with the dogs (he carried on with the walking). I was treated like royalty. I was shown to our...

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1Thank Nikki H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Last stop before Fort William while walking the West Highland Way, I think it's safe to say that this was the least comfortable we had stayed in, very old, dated and tired hotel. Dirty carpets and small uncomfortable bed in the room although they did have a bath which was a blessing. Food was adequate. Only good thing about the...

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Helen T, Owner at The MacDonald Hotel & Cabins, responded to this review

As owners Mark and I are very hands on, I checked you out and served your breakfast and I would have much preferred to hear and respond to your comments face to face rather than on a review site. We've had the hotel for 3 years and in that time repainted all of the rooms and upgraded the soft furnishings,...

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I stopped by the Bothy Bar one evening for drinks with a friend and we were lucky enough to meet the owner(s). Mark and his partner were extremely friendly and generous, and we spent a fun evening chatting. The bartender was also very welcoming and made sure we were all set up to watch a football match by a nice,...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The MacDonald Hotel and Cabins in Kinlochleven is at the head of Loch Leven with breathtaking views. Ideally situated for those walking the West Highland Way, along with other walks in the area. Mark and I took the hotel over on 17th January 2014 and appreciate all of the reviews on Tripadvisor, but look forward to receiving our own. We have seen the feedback on Breakfast times and this will be addressed! Thanks and we look forward to welcoming you. Helen & Mark ... more   less 

Additional Information about The MacDonald Hotel & Cabins

Address: Fort William Road, Kinlochleven PH50 4QL, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Scottish Highlands > Lochaber > Kinlochleven
Price Range: RM512 - RM676 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The MacDonald Hotel & Cabins 3*
Number of rooms: 10
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“I stayed in room 5 which had a lovely view of the loch and mountains”
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“Personally would wild camp somewhere further along the Way”
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