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The Brander Lodge Hotel & Bistro

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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good23%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“the owner”(54 reviews)
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
Room Service
Family Rooms
3 Star accommodation
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All reviewsthe ownertroutgreat foodcomfortable roomslovely settingmany thanksnew zealandsteak piepublic areaslong drivefamily weddingfriendly hotelan evening mealthe staff were friendly and helpfuldining roomcouldn't do enoughwell stocked bar
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I visited this hotel to tour the surrounding area. The staff and the owner were more than friendly and accommodating. The room was comfortable and exceptionally clean. The breakfast was well cooked,plentiful with lots of variety. Dinner in the evening was also...More

Thank Penkdave37
Response from David K, Owner at The Brander Lodge Hotel & BistroResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you very much for taking the time to review your stay with us. Reviews assist future guests in their decision to stay and also are well received by ourselves as a family and our staff. We are delighted you found our premises comfortable and...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Plenty or parking space modern and clean excellent breakfast and friendly staff, reasonably priced what more do you want. I only stayed 1 night and didn't get there until after 8pm so never got chance to try the evening meals having eaten earlier. Hope to...More

Thank melrandall2018
Response from David K, Owner at The Brander Lodge Hotel & BistroResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to review, it is much appreciated. Sorry you didn't get to sample the menu this trip, but I am sure next time the time will be on your side for a meal. We look forward to seeing you again...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Booked a deluxe room for 2 night visit to the Hotel for family gathering. On arrival the room and bathroom were fresh and clean. After settling in we booked dinner for the first night and dinner was good we ordered dessert and waited 25mins before...More

Thank DeeDee255
Response from David K, Owner at The Brander Lodge Hotel & BistroResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to review your stay with us. I am disappointed to say the least to hear of these issues, especially only after you have left. We were extremely busy for dining on both the Friday and Saturday nights of your...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We are visiting Argyll with the MacIntyre World Family Gathering and stayed 3 nights at Brander Lodge, close to Taynuilt and the MacIntyre ancestral lands of Glen Noe, along Loch Etive. We had a great visit with clean, comfortable facilities, spectacular scenery, friendly staff, great...More

Thank KWDDS
Response from David K, Owner at The Brander Lodge Hotel & BistroResponded 4 weeks ago

Reviews are a helpful guide to fellow travelers and I thank you for taking the time to review your stay with us, it is much appreciated. I have passed you comments onto the staff who all appreciate the feed back also. I wish you well...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have spent two evenings at the Brander Lodge in the past 18 months and I look forward to returning when I'm next in the area. The setting is lovely, staff is very friendly and capable, the menu is very good, and prices are excellent....More

Thank Vaney
Response from David K, Owner at The Brander Lodge Hotel & BistroResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your review, it is much appreciated. Reviews assist travelers in their choice of venue and also encourage staff in their at times, thankless profession. We look forward to your return and wish you well. Kind regards David Keat Owner/Manager

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Room Service
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Wheelchair Access
Breakfast included
Room Service
Things to do
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
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Price range
US$127 - US$195 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$127 - US$195 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Traveller (47)
Room & Suite (19)
Dining (13)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (5)
Family and Play Areas (1)
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sunshine505
19 June 2016|
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Response from David K | Property representative |
Sadly not dining internally that I know of. The issue is the amount of dogs being transported around and other guests that object to them. No one's dog is the only dog and often there will be a dog that doesn't accept... More
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"Try the Rhubarb Dessert-Yummy"
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"All rooms seem quiet as the hotel is off the main road."
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"Give the hotel a call and speak to the staff, as they will accommodate your wishes where possible"
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"Choose a room above gound level as you can hear people above you"
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