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Royal Highland Hotel

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The Royal Highland Hotel is the oldest hotel in the centre of the Highland capital, Inverness. In 2000, the property was carefully restored, retaining its unique character associated with the bygone age. As soon as you enter the hotel you will appreciate this. In the foyer the grand staircase, the inspiration for the Titanic's staircase, leads to the 84 spacious refurbished bedrooms - all with very high ceilings. The decor is rich with traditional furniture and deep colours. The rooms all have soft furnishings and antique style furniture. The excellent bathrooms are generally medium to large in size. For over 151 years, the hotel has been looking after travellers from all over the world. Perhaps its popularity stems from the fact the hotel is a grand place to stay. Large bedrooms, large lounge areas, quiet meeting rooms, good food, prime location and friendly staff all play their part. All local amenities close to hand, but within a 5 minute drive you are out into the dramatic Highlands. Lochness is only 7 miles from the hotel.
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156Restaurantswithin 0.5 km
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Stayed here for one night due to proximity to station. Lovely hotel when you walk in, old fashioned and lovely and warm. Would have been nice if the receptionists knew how to smile though. Room again was in need of some TLC but was clean and comfortable. I have stayed in
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Excellent location and given the proximity to the trainstation but I echo the other reviews around noise - often woken early morning from bins being collected or glassware being thrown into the bins but a clean, surprisingly warm and comfortable room. The hotel decor is
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Response from Royal_Highland_Hotel, Public Relations Manager at Royal Highland Hotel
Responded 3 weeks ago
Thank you for the kind review and we are delighted that you had a great stay -we would look forward to welcome you back and the Team Royal Highland wishes you a Very Happy New Year.
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We arrived late evening by train from London. The young lady on reception was polite and extremely helpful. The hotel was warm and welcoming, a little worn in certain areas but really quite charming. Our check in was dealt with swiftly and efficiently. We had a wonderful corner
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We stayed in the hotel on January third before catching the early morning flight to Gatwick. Our room was on the first floor overlooking the traffic lights on the main road. The room was small with clumps of hair on the carpet and a shower that leaked large puddles of water onto
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This hotel is located immediately next to Inverness Train station and has a reminiscence of a grand luxury hotel of days gone by, it has clearly seen better days as other more modern establishments have overtaken it in terms of style and facilities however to be fair, this is
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The hotel has an arrangement with the city car park which is to the rear of the hotel
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Yes they have a luggage storage room at Royal Highland Hotel. There was no cost on our check out day.
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Yes all rooms had fans but no air con as far as I could see.
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Do the rooms have blow dryers?
yes Hair drier supplied
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You can call hotel we had standard room with 2 large beds
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"Check all comparison sites for the best rates and special offers"
"Request a larger double if possible - a couple in my room would have been tight."
"Don't accept room on the third floor, all attic rooms with tiny windows"
"Ask for a room at the back. Traffic will keep you awake at the front."
"If concerned about the train station noise, ask for a room on the east wing."
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PRICE RANGE
US$ 53 - US$ 190 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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LOCATION
United KingdomScotlandInverness
NUMBER OF ROOMS
86
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