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Columba Hotel

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Welcome to Columba Hotel, Inverness UK. Columba Hotel Inverness by Compass Hospitality is a 4-star hotel built in 1881. The hotel boasts a perfect position in the very heart of Inverness, yet located in a peaceful area offering marvelous views of Inverness Castle and the River Ness. There are 82 en suite bedrooms including a deluxe suite, many with river and castle views, restaurant and bar. The decor of Columba Hotel combines contemporary style and amenities with traditional comfort each room features excellent facilities as well as free high-speed wireless is available throughout the building. During the winter, the trees lining along Ness Walk are beautifully decked with fairy lights. The city has a host of historic buildings, notably in the Old Town, as well as fascinating shops from the Victorian Market to the new award-winning Eastgate centre which is a just a short walk away. You can also take a stroll to Inverness Castle or St Andrew's Cathedral, set alongside the River Ness, one of Britain's most beautiful riverside settings. There is a circular walk from the castle along the river and through the Ness Islands and you can watch anglers trying to catch Atlantic salmon - or try it yourself with a daily ticket. There are forest walks and views of the Moray Firth from Craig Phadrig, the hill that towers over the city.
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Centrally Located
Historic Hotel
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Full view
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Grade: 100 out of 100
122Restaurantswithin 0.5 km
52Attractionswithin 0.5 km
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This hotel is in an old building and retains a deal of character. Lovely setting on the banks of the Ness. Staff very helpful and friendly - when we checked in our room only had a shower and we wanted a bath: very swiftly resolved and moved to a different room. Good buffet
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My girlfriend and I just spent 2 nights here at the Columba. My girlfriend’s mother paid for our stay through a itison voucher so the following review is made not knowing how much was spent. The appearance of the front house and reception was very nice. Staff were incredibly
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Stayed here on the 12th\13th of February with an Itison Deal and after a slightly shaky start I have nothing but praise for this hotel. On entering our river view room we discovered some items of clothing that had been left by the previous guest however following a call to
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I’ve been to the bar here twice-once for lunch and once just for an early evening drink. The staff are friendly and attentive and it’s clean and comfortable. The views across the river are lovely and it’s situated in a pretty part of a rather mediocre town. If you find yourself
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Great location excellent staff and the hotel was warm and relaxing the rooms were comfortable and clean the staff could not do enough for you the hotel was right on the river and a short walk to the town centre
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Response from gm563, General Manager at Columba Hotel
Responded 6 days ago
Dear Guest, thank you for your feedback following your stay. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay. We hope to welcome you back on a future visit to Inverness. Kind regards Columba Hotel
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For one of the floors the lift kind of stops between floors and then there are doors and stairs. Best to ask for an accessible room if stairs will be a problem.
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No car park on site but a couple of minutes walk to car park at the Cathedral
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Good Afternoon, in response to your question, we do try to allocate rooms where guests that are booked as a group are as close as possible to each other. As there are a mixture of room types in the Hotel it is not always possible to do this. However I have made a note of your comments and passed these on to our Reception Manager who will try and accommodate where possible.
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Hi Sandy, yes we have hairdryers in every room. 😁
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I hope that whatever the question you had has been answered however please contact us at the hotel directly if you still require assistance. Thankyou
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"Pay extra for a river view as it well worth the extra cost."
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"Top floor river view if you can get it."
"The rooms at the front of the hotel with the view across the river to the castle are worth the small additional cost."
"Can't find one negative thing to say about this hotel... Eleanor and Jacob x"
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PRICE RANGE
US$64 - US$238 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
columba hotel inverness
LOCATION
United KingdomScotlandInverness
NUMBER OF ROOMS
82
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