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    Royal Golf Hotel

    The First Tee Grange Road, Dornoch IV25 3LG, Scotland
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    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast included
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    Reviewed 5 September 2017

    We were group of four visiting dornoch and we got royal golf hotel recommended to us for food by the locals. This is a lovely hotel in dornoch with Tremendous views across the golf course from hotel bar and restaurant. We decided to have lunch...More

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    Response from managerroyalgolf, General Manager at Royal Golf HotelResponded 8 September 2017

    Dear Ryan, Many thanks for taking time to review your recent dining experience in our Conservatory Restaurant. I am delighted that you enjoyed both your lunch and dinner with us. The team read all reviews and take great pride and pleasure from positive comments such...More

    Reviewed 4 September 2017

    We had dinner here on one occasion only. There is an extensive conservatory area with lovely views of the golf course and out to sea. The traditional Sri Lankan seafood main course was the most disappointing dish I have eaten in a Scottish restaurant, no...More

    Thank Marion M
    Response from managerroyalgolf, General Manager at Royal Golf HotelResponded 8 September 2017

    Dear Marion, Thank you for taking time to review your recent dining experience which I am sorry to read that you did not enjoy. The Sri Lanken Seafood Curry is normally well liked. (as demonstrated by a very recent subsequent tripadvisor review). However this does...More

    Reviewed 24 August 2017 via mobile

    We were a last minute booking having fled the abomination that is the nearby dornoch hotel. This place was lovely. Clean ... modern ... spacious. Staff were lovely. Ideally located and relaxing views. The bathroom was spacious with lovely large fluffy towels. Highly recommwnd. Dinner...More

    Thank Adoe4
    Response from managerroyalgolf, General Manager at Royal Golf HotelResponded 8 September 2017

    Dear Guest, Thank you very much for taking the time to post your most complimentary review following your recent stay with us. It is greatly appreciated by all the team. I hope we will see you again in the future. Kind regards, Robert Ratcliffe General...More

    Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

    My family and I spent two nights at this hotel in August 2017 on a family vacation to Scotland. The location of the hotel could not be better if you are playing golf, and is an excellent base for seeing Dornoch and the surrounding area....More

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    Response from managerroyalgolf, General Manager at Royal Golf HotelResponded 22 August 2017

    Dear Tommy, Many thanks for taking the time to post such a wonderful review following your recent stay at The Royal Golf Hotel. Naturally I am absolutely delighted that you enjoyed your visit especially the meals and in particular breakfast which you gave a special...More

    Reviewed 12 August 2017

    Stayed two nights in the Royal Golf Hotel in Dornoch. We had a recently refurbished room which was very comfortable but cold, however when I notified the receptionist, she immediately supplied a heater which quickly heated up the room. The staff throughout the hotel were...More

    Thank Abz8dp
    Response from managerroyalgolf, General Manager at Royal Golf HotelResponded 17 August 2017

    Dear Guest, Many thanks for your kind review. I am pleased that you enjoyed your stay and that we quickly sorted out the chilly bedroom. We hope to see you again before too long. Kind regards, Robert Ratcliffe General Manager

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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Beachfront
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    • Breakfast included
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    Response from Foxyrobin | Reviewed this property |
    The food in the Hotel is very good.The golf club has a dining menu on some evenings otherwise typical golf club food,basic but well cooked.For a treat there is a top class seafood restaurant in Portmahomack 20mins... More
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