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Toronto, Canada
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23 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 July 2012

Our room was clean and comfortable. The owner was pleasant and friendly, and yet left you alone to do your own thing which was very much appreciated. Breakfast was good, and the place was full of fab wacky taxidermy as a good Highland house should be. Parking was great, and the location very central, close to some good restaurants for... More 

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Reading, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 July 2012

This b&b is within easy walking distance from the city centre>our room was large, cleanliness was good and the ensuite was adequate, if small. Breakfast portions were small and the owners a bit distant. Decor was dated, but it's an old house and I didn't think it was out of character.

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Carnoustie, United Kingdom
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21 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 June 2012

The positive about this was that it was very close to the city centre, so ideal if you did not have a car with you. The owners were not overly friendly, the decor was very tired and badly needed updating. Room was not cleaned properly. Ensuite consisted of a private bathroom down the hall. You had to choose your breakfast... More 

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London, Canada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 May 2012

Terrible customer service. Just awful. Worst b&b stay of our 2-week trip.

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Chandler, Arizona
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 July 2011

Nice home but the furnishings were odd and tired. Had a stuffed polecat on display in the dining room. Clean rooms but had a broken floorboard under the carpet & squeaked every time you stood on it. Bathroom & shower was extremely small but plenty of hot water. The walls were a thin & you could hear other guests. Claire... More 

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Cork, Ireland
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 July 2011

As a 18th century property it was full of character, but the decor is a little tired. Having to choose your breakfast the previous evening is not ideal. As I wanted a light breakfast only - I chose a poached egg. Which arrived all alone on a big plate - presentation/imagination was lacking

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Dunedin, New Zealand
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 May 2011

Nice old stone home but the decore is a bit tired. Clean rooms but in the centre of our room the floorboard was broken, under the carpet & squeaked every time you stood on it. Bathroom & shower small but plenty of hot water - ours was an ensuite. The walls were a bit thin & you could hear other... More 

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Moore, Oklahoma
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 October 2010

The outside appears to be a charming but looks can be deceiving. You can tell this was once a nice well taken care of place but now it is showing its age with no maintenance. Mold, wall paper peeling, old beds, absolutely NO water pressure, old linens. Our bathroom was down the hall and was to be used only by... More 

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Scotland
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7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
Reviewed 27 July 2010

My first reaction was it looked a lovely old house. We were shown to our room and then our host disappeared very quickly without asking if it was okay. The room was very dated with worn carpet and dark wallpaper. Tiles near the sink were coming off and the furniture was cheap flat pack. The mirror had no sockets near,... More 

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Bretagne
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Reviewed 18 September 2009

This house provides the travellers with the basics of a place to stay : cleaned and comfortable rooms, free parking, staff welcoming, close access to the city center. Some of the rooms do not have their bathroom included, you'll have to go out in the corridor to access your private bathroom, which can be a little bit annoying. Breakfast was... More 

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  • Free Parking
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Parking
  • Multilingual Staff

Additional Information about Kinkell House

Address: 11 Old Edinburgh Road, Inverness IV2 3HF, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Scottish Highlands > Inverness
Price Range: $42 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Kinkell House 3*
Number of rooms: 6
Also Known As:
Kinkell House Inverness, Scotland
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