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Bishop Auckland, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

We booked this hotel and ended up paying for it as these were the conditions via booking.com. On arrival we were shocked by the state of the place, broken windows, paint peeling and an extension/sunroom literally falling off the side of the building. We had never seen such a ropey looking hotel. There was a man tentatively scraping at the...

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were looking for a country hotel to book a weekend family gathering thought we would try this hotel. What a mistake!! Unhelpful/ unpleasant man in foyer (I've since learned that this was perhaps the owner) Definitely not people friendly! Foyer smells of damp so goodness knows what the rest of the place is like. I'm not surprised it's up...

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Swindon, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 November 2016 via mobile

The time has passed for this hotel it is difficult to know where to start. The smile from the proprietor at reception didn't exist, the welcome was missing, along with room comfort, no further smiles came from the barman, cans of beer or coke were better than the stale draught - though plenty of whisky brands available, all food products...

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 August 2016

We booked to stay at Lochgair Hotel for a single night en-route to Islay. Lochgair is a convenient 40 minutes or so from the ferry terminal at Kennacraig and seemed the perfect place to rest our weary heads after travelling from Birmingham. We reached the hotel in good time and pulled into the parking space opposite at 3pm, looking forward...

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3Thank simewiz
Reviewed 19 August 2016 via mobile

What a shame. Should be lovely because of location but dismal. Badly decorated entrance and bedrooms, with a fusty smell. Wall paper peeling and whole place in dire need of revamp. Stains on bedding. Highlights were the vast selection of whiskies which were delicious and reasonably priced and the bathroom and shower were well kitted out. Breakfast comprised of cheap...

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1Thank RoHLo
Reviewed 30 July 2016 via mobile

A warm welcome, lovely food with a not huge but large enough evening meal menu and a good variety of breakfast items including freshly prepared hot breakfast, helpful staff and comfy rooms. We would go back if we visit the area again.

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Thank SamanthaKirkcaldy
Reviewed 18 July 2016 via mobile

We did 400 miles on motorbikes, seven of us, the hotel was a welcome rest stop, if you are a bit snobby or up yourself it might not suit you. The rooms were comfy and clean, the bed was super comfy, it did take a wee bit time for the hot water to come through but when it did I...

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Thank Robert F
Bristol, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 July 2016

Very comfortable and pleasant stopover en-route to Sothern Hebrides. Staff very friendly and welcoming, rooms clean and comfortable and food very good. Wonderful peaceful location, and pet friendly. This was a pleasant surprise for us and we would definately book again if we are returning to this part of the world.

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Thank hamish_sandie
Reviewed 30 June 2016

I just loved this hotel. We had booked in here at the last minute as all decent hotels were fully occupied. There was a strong feeling of nostalgia as we arrived, parking in front of the broken windows and rotting window sills. The neglected front aspect was complimented by the bed of horsetail weed which luxuriated before the front of...

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4Thank Malcolm L
Washington, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 June 2016

I stayed at the hotel with my daughter, son-in-law and two granddaughters, aged 2 and 5 months on our way back from a family wedding on the West coast. On arrival, I was rather dismayed by the exterior which is in definite need of attention. The interior, however, was more reassuring, and our rooms were clean and more than acceptable....

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Internet
  • Breakfast included
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  • Free Internet
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We are a family run traditional Scottish hotel with an award winning whisky bar which houses more than 200 whiskies, 2 restaurants, residents lounge, games room, function suite & most important of all a friendly welcome! All our food is freshly prepared by our chef patron & team and our seafood is quite simply the best in the world. You can be sure of a relaxing & enjoyable stay here at the Lochgair Hotel. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Lochgair Hotel

Address: Lochgilphead PA31 8SA, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Argyll and Bute > Lochgilphead
Price Range: $118 - $132 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Lochgair Hotel 2*
Number of rooms: 15
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“If you want a good night's sleep, you need to get a room away from the road.”
simewiz, 21 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Some road noise in front rooms although these have the best views - noise not a problem at the side / rear”
NerdyFerdy, 26 May 2015 | Read review
“Depends what you want really, but we were happy with the basic bunk room.”
11traveller4444, 4 Sep 2013 | Read review
“If road noise might be a problem in summer, ask for a rear room - I did not try a rear room, but they would be quieter if you needed to open a window.”
mgE5612CE, 18 Jun 2013 | Read review
“The hotel is right next to the A83 and the rooms at the front are yards from the traffic. That said, there's not much traffic at night.”
anonym0us, 31 Oct 2011 | Read review
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