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Columba Hotel Inverness by Compass Hospitality

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7 Ness Walk, Inverness IV3 5NF Scotland See on map
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Breakfast Buffet
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4 Star accommodation
30 Sep1 Oct
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I am currently staying here and have been for a few months for work..the front of house staff I've encountered are very hard working and always run off their feet...the real issue here is certain rooms...I am currently in room 122 and the noise from...More

Thank Grant M
Reviewed 2 days ago

Stayed for 3 nights. Beautiful hotel on the banks of the River Ness. The castle was just across the bridge. Easy walking distance to shops, castle and train station. Buffet breakfast was good. Staff were helpful & friendly. Would stay here again.

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Response from gm563, Manager at Columba Hotel Inverness by Compass HospitalityResponded yesterday

Dear Guest, thank you for your review. We are very pleased that you enjoyed your stay and enjoyed our breakfast buffet. We look forward to welcoming you back on a future visit to Inverness. Kind regards Columba Hotel

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

An honest review starting with the positives * great views from the executive rooms on the front of hotel overlooking the River and castle * lovely big rooms very open and comfy bed * main hotel nice decor * good location to Inverness town *...More

Thank Tom P
Response from gm563, General Manager at Columba Hotel Inverness by Compass HospitalityResponded yesterday

Dear Guest, thank you for your feedback. We appreciate you taking the time to leave a review. We are pleased that you enjoyed your bedroom and found the bed comfy. We hope you were able to speak to a Duty Manager at the time following...More

Reviewed 6 days ago

Stayed one night with two friends in a triple room. The space in the room was adequate; each of us had one piece of luggage and there was enough space to sort our belongings without being on top of each other. The breakfast buffet was...More

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Response from gm563, General Manager at Columba Hotel Inverness by Compass HospitalityResponded 5 days ago

Dear Guest, thank you for your review. We are pleased that you enjoyed your overall stay. It is very much appreciated of feedback and we hope to welcome you back on a future visit to Inverness. Kind regards Columba Hotel

Reviewed 1 week ago

I finished my trip with a one night stay at Columba hotel - the location is perfect - it over looks the river, a very short walk to shopping and the many restaurants in the area, an easy 10 minute walk to the train station....More

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Response from gm563, General Manager at Columba Hotel Inverness by Compass HospitalityResponded 5 days ago

Dear Guest, thank you for your feedback. We are pleased that you enjoyed your stay. We are very sorry that you were unable to check in when you have requested an early check-in and we do have a procedure in place for early-check-ins. Please be...More

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Welcome to Columba Hotel, Inverness UK. Columba Hotel Inverness by Compass Hospitality is a 4-star hotel built in 1881. The hotel boasts a perfect position in the very heart of Inverness, yet located in a peaceful ...More area offering marvelous views of Inverness Castle and the River Ness. There are 82 en suite bedrooms including a deluxe suite, many with river and castle views, restaurant and bar. The decor of Columba Hotel combines contemporary style and amenities with traditional comfort each room features excellent facilities as well as free high-speed wireless is available throughout the building. During the winter, the trees lining along Ness Walk are beautifully decked with fairy lights. The city has a host of historic buildings, notably in the Old Town, as well as fascinating shops from the Victorian Market to the new award-winning Eastgate centre which is a just a short walk away. You can also take a stroll to Inverness Castle or St Andrew's Cathedral, set alongside the River Ness, one of Britain's most beautiful riverside settings. There is a circular walk from the castle along the river and through the Ness Islands and you can watch anglers trying to catch Atlantic salmon - or try it yourself with a daily ticket. There are forest walks and views of the Moray Firth from Craig Phadrig, the hill that towers over the city. Less
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Banquet Room
Dry Cleaning
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Multilingual Staff
Wheelchair Access
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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US$ 97 - US$ 268 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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10 March 2018|
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Response from RihanaS7 | Reviewed this property |
For one of the floors the lift kind of stops between floors and then there are doors and stairs. Best to ask for an accessible room if stairs will be a problem.
9 February 2018|
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Response from Isabel C | Reviewed this property |
No car park on site but a couple of minutes walk to car park at the Cathedral
26 July 2017|
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Response from gm563 | Property representative |
Good Afternoon, in response to your question, we do try to allocate rooms where guests that are booked as a group are as close as possible to each other. As there are a mixture of room types in the Hotel it is not always... More
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"Try for a river view"
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"We were unlucky with bar/bistro service . The hotel was a bit expensive for what it is and trades on its..."
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"Don't stay in room 316 - get a river view or you'll stare into flats"
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"Ask for a room with a castle view."
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