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    Ackergill Tower

    Ackergill Tower Ackergill Tower By Wick, Wick KW1 4RG, Scotland
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          Overview
          • Excellent75%
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          Breakfast included
          Beachfront
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          5.0 Star Hotel
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          Reviewed 4 weeks ago

          We had a wonderful, romantic room in this castle overlooking the sea! The stairs were a bit daunting, but staff will bring your bags up (and down) for you. The atmosphere was very nice- you had modern conveniences, but knew you were in a castle!...More

          Thank Wildlifemaiden
          Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

          Spent three nights at the Tower. Highlight of our trip so far. We spent two weeks in Ireland and will spend nearly three weeks in Scotland. Arrived on late Sunday afternoon and were cheerfully shown our rooms. We were on the third floor and there...More

          Thank nicholas1888
          Reviewed 16 May 2017

          The staff were amazing. Friendly, helpful, kind. The management was however non existent so service was chaos. food good - great ingredients and plain cooking. Menu restricted and often sold out . Wine on list never in stock and starters arriving with main course etc....More

          1  Thank bluecrags
          Response from Marcellc79, General Manager at Ackergill TowerResponded 18 May 2017

          Dear Guest, thank you for your review on Ackergill Tower. I appreciate your observation regarding the quality of catering on offer, ingredients and location. I have to support your observation regarding the error on the evening. I have been on site that evening but were...More

          Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

          If you want a setting and location then this hotel is superb. After that the rest was average at best. The staff tried very hard to be helpful but they lacked the necessary hospitality skills. The food was decidedly average and was neither cooked nor...More

          1  Thank SPASymington
          Response from Marcellc79, General Manager at Ackergill TowerResponded 16 May 2017

          My I please ask to contact me on 01955 603556 or via e-mail at marcellc@ackergilltower.com. I do find anonymous tripadviser review like your highly frustrating for it does not offer any details for us to refer to. I value each and every guest and that...More

          Reviewed 15 May 2017

          I travelled with a friend and we rented the one of the self-catering lodges next to the main castle called "The Stables" for 2 nights so this review is solely based on my experience in The Stables and not in the Castle. The location of...More

          2  Thank markedin1
          Response from Marcellc79, General Manager at Ackergill TowerResponded 16 May 2017

          Mark McLeod, it is with great disappointment that I receive your review on the Stables. I have dealt with you directly from the call that you are referring to at the time when confirming your reservation as well as checking you in on the day....More

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          About
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          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Beachfront
          • Room Service
          • Free Parking
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Breakfast included
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Room Service
          • Free Parking
          • Breakfast included
          • Meeting Rooms
          • Banquet Room
          • Things to do
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
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          • Price range
          • US$137 - US$372 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Room types
          • Suites ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Family Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 25
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          • Caithness and Sutherland >
          • Wick
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          Traveller (388)
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          Carol K
          Are you dog friendly? Would be looking for a double room for one night while on the NC500.
          12 February 2017|
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          Response from Samantha C | Property representative |
          Hello Carol, Thank you for your question and we do welcome dogs into three of our cottages in the grounds, two of these are one bedroom and can be booked for a single night and the other one offers three bedroom's and the... More
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          alisonbrookes2011
          We are hoping to stay at the end of June (awaiting confirmation). People we have spoken to have mentioned about the 'midges' can anybody give me information on this?
          25 January 2017|
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          Response from ZURHOLL | Reviewed this property |
          You will be by the ocean, enjoying the amazing view and a cool steady breeze so there might not be a close encounter of the infamous Scottish Midge. However, just a few things to know to help you be prepared in case you do... More
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          MFP_53
          do you have a ground floor room. it is hard for me to walk up steps
          24 January 2017|
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          Response from Peter O | Reviewed this property |
          Yes the cottages are a better option but you will still need the stairs to access the dining rooms on the first floor in the main building
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          "All looked fab"
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          "Don't go. Just visit Ackergill Tower and stay else where...unless you have a sense of humour.."
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          "The top two floors are up a narrow spiral staircase - beware if your luggage is heavy or you are less than..."
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          "We had a room on the third floor which was large and easily accommodated a folding bed for our son ."
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