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    Dornoch Castle Hotel

    Castle Street, Dornoch IV25 3SD, Scotland
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    Overview
    • Excellent50%
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    • Average11%
    • Poor5%
    • Terrible2%
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    Free Wifi
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    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    The room was disappointing. Antiquated furniture but not much character. The bathroom was a relic from the 1980s. We were given a room on the top floor with no lift so if you have heavy luggage it will be a challenging 3 floor walk up....More

    Thank Michos01
    Response from dornochcastle, General Manager at Dornoch Castle HotelResponded 4 weeks ago

    Dear Guest Thank you for your review, and I am sorry that you did not enjoy the room we allocated. We do try and modernise the room as much as we can whilst keeping features of the castle intact. We do offer help with luggage...More

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    This is a wonderful hotel ideally positioned overlooking the sandy dunes, sumptuous beach and glistening waters. The atmosphere is special and very relaxing. You can sit out on the terrace and lose yourself just admiring the views. The quality of the restaurant and food is...More

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

    Dear Guest Thank you so much for your review, and we are really happy that you enjoyed your stay with us. We do pride ourselves on our fresh and local food in the restaurant, and of course our award winning whisky bar. I will pass...More

    Reviewed 16 September 2017

    This small castle hotel is situated right in the heart of the village square, so is great for sightseeing and is only short walk from the beach. Royal Dornoch Golf Club is only a short walk away too, so ideal if you are in the...More

    Thank 19dad
    Response from dornochcastle, General Manager at Dornoch Castle HotelResponded 4 weeks ago

    Dear Guest, Thank you for your review, and glad that you enjoyed your stay with us. We are in an ideal location in the village and our staff are only too happy to give advice and suggestions to our guests. We will be looking into...More

    Reviewed 8 September 2017

    Just popped in for a quick pint and a cheeky dram, as you do. Selection of gin and whisky kept me at the bar for 10 minutes or so. Bought 2 bottles of gin which is made on site there in a micro-distillery. Nice staff,...More

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

    Dear Guest Thank you for your review, we are delighted that you enjoyed our bar and also got the chance to purchase a couple of bottles of our home made gin. Keep an eye out as the new batch of gin is due out in...More

    Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

    Had a fabulous dinner. Staff were young, attractive, friendly without being intrusive, and very competent. The menu is excellent and our starters and mains lived up to expectations. The hotel has a fabulous whisky selection which we were not able to sample because of driving....More

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

    Dear Guest Thank you for your review, we are delighted that you enjoyed your meal in the restaurant and also the service that you received. I would agree that although the prices may be slightly higher than some other eateries in the area, the local...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$248 (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)
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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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