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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 March 2017 via mobile

Absolutely great small town.Hotel was close to train station.Friendly staff,amazing room,diner in restaurant was tastefull.Excellent breakfast across the street.We are soo sad we cant stay longer.See u next time

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 March 2017

Stayed here for two days.Room was lovely,staff were great,would stay here again.Good value for money,great location ,breakfast was very good.It is a great base for exploring the area around Pitlochry .The only down side was having to cross the road for breakfast,but have to say it was worth the walk.

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Thank cruickshankwelding
Reviewed 21 March 2017

My sister booked two rooms for 16th March 2017 we were in Pitlochry for a family bereavement. When we got there we found one room was in the main hotel and the other in the annexe across the street, no mention of that when booking was made. No lift and no bedrooms at ground level. Could not check in until...

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1Thank Maggie B
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

Beautiful Hotel, brilliant staff,good food,lots of eating places to choose from if you don't want to eat in hotel. Take a visit to whisky shop, such a selection not only of whisky but gin too, didn't realise there were so many gins made in scotland.

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Thank Mary P
Aviemore, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 March 2017

We came here on a voucher from it is on and were not disappointed. The rooms were clean, cosy and comfortable. We ate in the hotel as we also got discount for that and it was great. Four meals and numerous drinks all came in at under £100. Couldn't fault it at all. I'd come back in a minute.

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Thank Pat F
Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

Really good atmosphere with the fiddle and live music on a Sunday. Really good food, can't complain. Service is really good as well. Staff were very aware locally and knew their place of work. Would recommend.

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Thank Nicolamckean
Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

Amazing food, amazing customer service. Very friendly. Drinks are drinks so drinkable. Love music on a Sunday is really good. Disabled access also which is pretty decent. A local filled pub with their locals.

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Thank Kimmyy1
Mosta, Malta
Reviewed 15 March 2017

One of the best hotels in the area. Bar/restaurant area is also great to stay in for those not wishing to go elsewhere during evenings. Hospitality was excellent, as were the rooms and sleep quality. Overall a great stop over for one night stay in Pitlochry and great value for money.

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Thank Kyle B
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 March 2017

the double room was spacious and clean and we had tea,coffee and hot chocolate provided. The staff were very friendly and helpful, it had a nice atmosphere. They also own a lovely italian food restaurant just opposite and a chippie next door .the location was perfect .they also kept our bags at hotel so we could enjoy the rest of...

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Inverness, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 March 2017

We booked a room from an 'itison' deal, which included a 20% discount on food. We arrived at about 4pm Saturday afternoon. We were pleasantly greeted and told our room was in an annex across the street. A very comfortable well appointed double en suite. After relaxing a while, we went back to the main hotel for dinner. This was...

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AJMCK2607, General Manager at McKays Hotel, Bar & Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your review, we strive to make everyone stay as relaxing and enjoyable as yours. We look forward to seeing you again in the near future. Thanks Andrew McKenzie General Manager

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Multilingual Staff

Additional Information about McKays Hotel, Bar & Restaurant

Address: 138 Atholl Road, Pitlochry PH16 5AG, Scotland (Formerly Macdonalds Restaurant & Guest House)
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Perth and Kinross > Pitlochry
Price Range: $134 - $208 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — McKays Hotel, Bar & Restaurant 3*
Number of rooms: 17
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