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    Dornoch Castle Hotel

    Castle Street, Dornoch IV25 3SD, Scotland
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    Overview
    • Excellent50%
    • Very good32%
    • Average11%
    • Poor5%
    • Terrible2%
    Travellers talk about
    “four poster bed” (34 reviews)
    “tower room” (19 reviews)
    “log fire” (27 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
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    3.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 758 reviews

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Had a lovely overnight stay in this hotel. Room clean and comfortable. Staff were welcoming and helpful. Lovely open fire in the bar where you can relax. We ate in the restaurant in the evening which was nice and a really good breakfast was served...More

    Thank 123Roz
    Response from dornochcastle, General Manager at Dornoch Castle HotelResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Guest Thank you for your kind review of the hotel, we are all delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us. The voucher does indeed give very good value for money and I hope that we will see you again in the future. Kind...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    We had a lovely large room with corner windows in the " new" section of the hotel. Room #9. The bathroom was newly renovated & also large. Our friends were also comfortable in their room #8. We had been offered a room in the original...More

    Thank RandiDI
    Response from dornochcastle, General Manager at Dornoch Castle HotelResponded 3 weeks ago

    Dear Guest Thank you for your review, your feedback has been passed to the team and we hope to be able to welcome you back again. Kind Regards, Matt

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    We booked dinner bed and breakfast for £250 for one night stay. This was a treat to celebrate my birthday. It was a disappointment all round . The reception area in the middle of he bar - not much privacy. The member of staff on...More

    1  Thank Kathryn405
    Response from dornochcastle, General Manager at Dornoch Castle HotelResponded 4 weeks ago

    Dear Guest Thank you for reviewing your stay, and I am very sorry that it did not come up to your expectations. I will try and summarise your points raised as best possible on here, however if you wish to discuss anything further I would...More

    Reviewed 17 October 2017

    Stayed here two nights in September while doing the North Coast 500. Nothing really special about the room. The bar was quite nice, with a big fireplace and a wide choice of whiskies. However, when ordered, the bartender confessed they couldn't make a martini!?? They...More

    Thank dwgibbs
    Response from dornochcastle, General Manager at Dornoch Castle HotelResponded 4 weeks ago

    Dear Guest Thank you for your review, it was a pleasure having you stay here. I am happy you had a chance to try our gin, its something we are very excited about here and look out for our new release coming out at the...More

    Reviewed 12 October 2017

    The hotel has all the atmosphere expected from a castle. The bar is exquisite with a huge fireplace and stock of more than 270 different brands of whisky. The staff are very welcoming and helpful. The food in the restaurant was delicious with special mention...More

    Thank tablefan
    Response from dornochcastle, General Manager at Dornoch Castle HotelResponded 4 weeks ago

    Dear Guest Thank you for your review and we are glad that you enjoyed your stay with us. Our bar is in line for a big refurbishment at the start of next year and will have much more of a bar feel. Thank you for...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Laundry Service
    • Breakfast included
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$167 - US$243 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 22
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    • Dornoch
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    Traveller (275)
    Room & Suite (59)
    Dining (33)
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    Hotel & Grounds (175)
    Bathroom (14)
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    Nearby Attractions
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    Michael R
    2 October 2016|
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    Response from Gemfinding | Reviewed this property |
    I agree with the previous writer that bus is convenient from Inverness to Dornoch BUT it leaves early (?9.20am) so you would need an overnight stay in in Inverness unless you were doing sleeper which arrives Inverness ?6am... More
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    24 January 2016|
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    Response from Lesley S | Reviewed this property |
    I think they have a couple of rooms in the ground where dogs may be allowed but not 100% sure
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    19 September 2015|
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    The Royal Golf Hotel has hair dryers in every room.
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    Room Tips
    "Rooms either face the cathedral or the dunes. Either is attractive."
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    "Excellent food"
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    "There is no lift so if you have a lot of luggage, a lower floor would be preferable."
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    "Call the hotel directly and staff wil help you find a room. All rooms we saw looked quite nice."
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