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The Pitlochry Hydro Hotel

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  • Excellent35%
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  • Terrible5%
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3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We arrived on Friday 27th July 2018. I loved the hotel the minute I stepped outside the car. On entering the hotel the décor was modern, clean, bright and spacious. I have no idea what guests find to complain about. This is a 3 star...More

Thank Lorna B
Response from PitlochryHydro, General Manager at The Pitlochry Hydro HotelResponded today

Hi, thanks very much indeed for your review. You have been very fair and we appreciate it....even down to the wee scallywag who it seems overdid his celebrating. He is of sound character and I will remind him to watch his P's and Q's in...More

Reviewed 4 days ago

Having upgraded to a superior room we had a wonderful clean, spacious room with a large en-suite and super walk in double sized shower ideal for people with walking disabilities. I had two knee replacements last year so there is no way I could have...More

Thank Grumpa25
Response from PitlochryHydro, General Manager at The Pitlochry Hydro HotelResponded 3 days ago

Hi, as I am sure you can imagine, we love a five star review. Mandy will be delighted to see her name mentioned and glad you enjoyed the food. I suppose you would have to be amongst friends if six were to go in the...More

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Staying here for one night after a change of plans. Looks quite good from out side. The receptionist had the loudest voice I have heard and I’m deaf ! The interior of the hotel is very dated. Our room is quite spartan but most worrying...More

2  Thank Kay B
Response from PitlochryHydro, General Manager at The Pitlochry Hydro HotelResponded 4 days ago

Hi, sorry we didn't impress you. Some bathrooms are a little tired but not grubby. We try hard to offer great value and current rates are in keeping with the rest of accommodation on offer in Pitlochry. We have a continued programme of refurbishment firmly...More

Reviewed 6 days ago

On arriving at the hotel it looked a bit dated but after veiwing the website we were not going to let first impressions put us off as the typical room on the web looked lovely and bright. On getting our key for our room we...More

4  Thank Laura S
Response from PitlochryHydro, General Manager at The Pitlochry Hydro HotelResponded 5 days ago

Hi, not a great review and the issues you raised have been tackled. Our tariff is based on demand at this time of year in Pitlochry and we ensure that we are competitive with other establishments with similar offerings. Otherwise, we offer great value at...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

This three-star hotel is clean (apart from the housekeeping staff putting the clean sheets on the corridor floors), modern and friendly. And that's it really. To be honest for a Scottish Highland hotel it's a bit bland - flashing lights and a medley of pop...More

2  Thank WDForty
Response from PitlochryHydro, General Manager at The Pitlochry Hydro HotelResponded 6 days ago

Hi, sorry we fell slightly short in terms of your overall satisfaction but I am glad you thought us clean, friendly and with good food. The 'loop' we have on should be playing appropriate music throughout the day that I believe fits the mood quite...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Free Internet
Spa
Hotel Amenities
Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Heated pool
Indoor pool
Details
Price range
US$ 71 - US$ 175 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#2 Residential Neighborhood Hotel in Pitlochry
#6 Great View Hotel in Pitlochry
#7 Centrally Located Hotel in Pitlochry
#8 Quiet Hotel in Pitlochry
#9 Classic Hotel in Pitlochry
#11 Historic Hotel Hotel in Pitlochry
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$ 71 - US$ 175 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#2 Residential Neighborhood Hotel in Pitlochry
#6 Great View Hotel in Pitlochry
#7 Centrally Located Hotel in Pitlochry
#8 Quiet Hotel in Pitlochry
#9 Classic Hotel in Pitlochry
#11 Historic Hotel Hotel in Pitlochry
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Lorna B
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"Room 119 on the first floor has amazing views."
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"Upgrade to a newly refurbished room well worth the extra"
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"The superior rooms with a bay window are wonderfully roomy and so comfortable."
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"Ask for a clean room"
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