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Tongue, Tongue IV27 4XD Scotland See on map
AMENITIES
Free Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast Available
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
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Bar/Lounge
4 Star accommodation
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All reviews brass tap superior room hunting lodge decanter of sherry worth the journey before dinner no lift modern bathroom traditional hotel hope to return owners and staff bar downstairs porridge lovely touch board games lovely hotel dining room
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The hotel is in a beautiful setting the room we had was clean and comfortable shame about the staff in the restaurant at dinner time and at breakfast very unfriendly and didn’t crack a smile the whole time, the residents bar was like sitting in...More

Thank Lesley A
Response from TongueHotel, Owner at The Tongue HotelResponded 6 days ago

Dear Lesley Having received your feedback here and elsewhere too I have already reached out and made direct contact with you - for the purpose of those reading this review I will include a part of our communication here in the hope that others will...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

After an incredible scenic drive we arrived in the tiny village of Tongue. We had booked a superior room and superior it was, in every way. Thanks to proprietors David and Lorraine Hook, the Tongue Hotel has maintained all the old world charm we look...More

Thank J.E. L
Response from TongueHotel, Owner at The Tongue HotelResponded 1 week ago

Your praise is delightful - thank you from us all! We are so pleased to have played a small part in creating wonderful memories of your journey across the north coast. We hope that you will be back! Best wishes Lorraine

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Spent one night at the tongue hotel. You will be surprised a little bit at the reception with the old style of that hotel. Stuffed animals at the entry can attract your attention. There are several sections for the buildings ans we were given a...More

Thank lisedal
Response from TongueHotel, Owner at The Tongue HotelResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so very much for your review, we are pleased that you enjoyed your stay including the food and service. You are right indeed this is a traditional Highland hotel, we are very proud of its authenticity and genuinely happy to offer guests something...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Perfect hotel when visiting the north coast 500. Owners couldn't have been any more helpful, hotel was gorgeous, staff really pleavant, friendly and helpful...nothing going was too much trouble. Food was really good and having a wee snug bar was an added extra. Small luxuries...More

Thank Falkirk-52
Response from TongueHotel, Owner at The Tongue HotelResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your lovely warm and appreciative review! We are super pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us and certainly hope that you will return! Best wishes Lorraine

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Slept like a baby due to the comfy bed and cosy decor (room 12). A lovely room to come back to and have a nice hot shower after a long morning walk and the lounge area is a great place to sit and have a...More

Thank smithnicola2
Response from TongueHotel, Owner at The Tongue HotelResponded 1 week ago

Gosh your review is fabulous - thank you! It is lovely to hear all the things you enjoyed about the hotel and the area. You noticed so many of the wee touches that you give us a renewed faith that we offer something a little...More

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Description
OPEN ALL YEAR! Nestled within the sleepy village of Tongue, overlooking the beautiful Kyle, the stunning Ben Loyal, and the gentle sweep of Ben Hope with Castle Varrich in the fore, the Tongue Hotel offers More the visitor a glimpse of its glamorous past and reflects a bygone era. Whether you come here for hill climbing, stalking, angling or golfing, or you prefer to while away the hours reading a book or playing a board game in our cosy lounge bar, The Tongue Hotel can offer you a warm atmosphere, excellent service, comfort and an attention to detail. The hotel is a delightful former sporting lodge. Built in the late 1800s and owned by the Duke of Sutherland, the hotel boasts 19 unique bedrooms and many original features such as wood paneling, open fires, traditional antique furnishings, genuine exhibits and authentic paintings. Steeped in history, the hotel has a romantic, enchanting feel which delights and excites all who enter here. Hotel owners Lorraine and David and their enthusiastic team provide a warm atmosphere and attention to detail ensuring our guests leave with a lasting impression of this charming country house. Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free Internet
Breakfast Available
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Spa
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
19
Price range
US$ 141 - US$ 183 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
The Tongue Hotel Scotland
Location
United Kingdom > Scotland > Scottish Highlands > Caithness and Sutherland > Tongue
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
19
Price range
US$ 141 - US$ 183 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
The Tongue Hotel Scotland
Location
United Kingdom > Scotland > Scottish Highlands > Caithness and Sutherland > Tongue
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Traveller (175)
Room & Suite (76)
Dining (44)
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Questions & Answers
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rehcaet
10 May 2017|
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Response from TongueHotel | Property representative |
Many thanks for your question! We have lots of amazing locally sourced produce on our menu including venison, beef, salmon, scallops, langoustines, osyters, crab, mussels, haddock and cheeses. As well as our restaurant we... More
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Jennifer J
8 April 2017|
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Response from TongueHotel | Property representative |
Hello Jennifer thanks for the question. We don't have an extensive menu we instead concentrate on offering a considered menu utilising our fabulous local produce. We have options for vegetarians, vegans, dairy free and... More
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Sandy C
19 March 2017|
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Response from TongueHotel | Property representative |
Hi Sandy Thanks for the question. Lots of our guests take in a visit to Cape Wrath on their journey around to the west coast. The ferry for Cape Wrath leaves from Keoldale, it takes an hour to get there. The ferries are... More
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Room Tips
"rooms 12 and 19 have a terrific view"
smithnicola2
2 weeks ago
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"Triple room extremely spacious, lovely view and super modern bathroom."
linda009
23 Aug 2018
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"The West and the North side are best rooms for a quiet stay."
Huurman1968
29 Jul 2018
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"Rooms overlooking the loch are good"
michaeltS9319EL
18 Jun 2018
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