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The Inn on the Tay

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Glasgow, Scotland
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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

It was pitch dark when we visited for a meal but we could hear the roar of the water next to the inn. Thoroughly enjoyed our food and excellent service too. Nice place - glad we went and would recommend it if you're in the area.

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Thank pem243
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3 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went here last week with my partner and my 4 year old son! Nice cosy pub/restaurant in a beautiful location! Staff gave a warm welcome and food was lovely! My wee boy got to eat for free having been given a voucher from Highland Safari that we attended earlier that day! All.in all was a great visit, great choice in... More 

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Denton, Texas
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We ended up in this area by mistake trying to book a stay in Pitlochry online. However, our experience at The Inn on the Tay was part of a happy mistake. We had dinner seated next to the window where we could watch the river and the kayakers going through the course. The food, drink, and service were all excellent.... More 

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Thank jayares2015
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 October 2016

This was just an overnight stop on my way to Elgin but a lovely wee place to stay, food was excellent room was lovely and a cosy wee bar to relax in. Right on the Tay I had the chance to watch some canoeists tackling the rapids, just amazing. And to top it off the chocolatier is just across the... More 

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Norwich, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

Had lunch with a group of friends. Wonderful food, friendly service and good value for money. Smoked chicken and black pudding sandwich really lovely and millionaires shortbread a delight. Would highly recommend a visit.

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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 October 2016

Had a couple of meals here while on holiday nearby,lovely location right on the river. Excellent food friendly staff,relaxed atmosphere with tasteful decor.Would certainly use The Inn again if in the area.

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Thank JanetFrench34
Bothwell, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 October 2016

This was recommended to us by a family member and we thought we'd give it a try on our way to Aviemore. Lovely place with amazing views of the Tay. The meal was excellent, the staff were very friendly and attentive, making sure we enjoyed our meal. We will definitely be back.

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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42 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

Stayed here for two nights as a base to explore the area. Was right next to the river Tay. Rooms were fine and the food excellent! Had the pulled pork salad which was fabulous! Staff very friendly. Visited Pitlochry from here.

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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71 reviews
16 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 September 2016

The Inn is right beside the rapids on the Tay, where they hold kayak competitions. Even with the double glazing, you can still hear the river. The hotel is just over the road from the Highland Chocolatier and close to Strathtay Golf Club. The bedrooms are enormous, suitable for groups, or families in particular, and there is a child play... More 

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 24 September 2016

We stayed two nights in a big room facing the river, and the inn is in a lovely spot. We would have like breakfast to be a buffet style for cereals, fruit, juice and yogurts. Before ordering your Cooked options. Dinners at night the service was very good one day and very slow the next day. Staff were friendly. Worth... More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Inn on the Tay is a beautifully refurbished family-friendly 6-bedroom hotel nestled into the banks of the roaring River Tay at the rapids at Grandtully, in the midst of the stunning Perthshire countryside.The Inn on the Tay has 6 beautifully presented, contemporary bedrooms, most with river views, and all with ensuite facilities. Our rooms are spacious and family sized, each able to accommodate two adults and 2 children if required.All rooms have Flat Screen TV's with a FREESAT system, Tea/Coffee facilities and hairdryers. Cots and highchairs are available upon request.You can enjoy relaxed, informal dining in our Restaurant which has been refurbished to an exacting standard and offers one of the most memorable settings for a dining experience anywhere on the Banks of the Tay as you sit and watch the canoeists and rafters negotiate the Grandtully rapids.Our Bar at the Inn on the Tay is a cosy, friendly watering hole, with a spectacular extension of external decking offering incredible views of the River Tay and a children’s play area.Free Wi-Fi internet access and free parking are available to guests. ... more   less 

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Address: Pitlochry, Grandtully, Pitlochry PH9 0PL, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Perth and Kinross > Pitlochry > Grandtully
Price Range: $167 - $196 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Inn on the Tay 3*
Number of rooms: 6
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“Looking out on to the river which has rafts and canoes on the very turbulent part of the Tay.”
 of 5 bubbles victor351, 1 Sep 2016 | Read review
“5 rooms are upstairs with three on one side and rooms 1 and 2 on the other which may be quieter.”
 of 5 bubbles 952donnal, 23 Aug 2016 | Read review
“For view get table overlooking river”
 of 5 bubbles jimswan2016, 16 Aug 2016 | Read review
“If you are a big group ask for the adjoining rooms ? 4&5”
 of 5 bubbles fitlike106, 14 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Didn't stay here however from what I saw and the service which was friendly and helpful I would book and stay here if in this area again”
 of 5 bubbles V5729DDhelenm, 2 Jul 2016 | Read review
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