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    Dornoch Castle Hotel

    Castle Street, Dornoch IV25 3SD, Scotland
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    Overview
    • Excellent50%
    • Very good32%
    • Average11%
    • Poor5%
    • Terrible2%
    Travellers talk about
    “tower room” (20 reviews)
    “whisky bar” (25 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    3.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 750 reviews

    Reviewed 2 days ago

    Amazing castle entrance and the bar with a cosy log fire is lovely. We had a very nice meal in the restaurant with great service. Sampled their local gin and were well looked after. The unfortunate problem is the bedrooms are in an extension so...More

    Thank nelleh
    Reviewed 3 days ago

    We stayed at the Dornoch Castle Hotel as part of our North Coast 500 trip on a dinner, bed & breakfast rate of £200 per couple. It was a mixed experience. We were put up in room 17 which felt dated and a little like...More

    Thank ankachmielewska
    Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

    My wife and I spent two nights at the Dornoch Castle hotel with two of our friends, and while it was definitely an enjoyable stay, it wasn’t *quite* what we were expecting. Firstly, the positives - the staff were all incredibly friendly and helpful, the...More

    Thank Craig N
    Response from dornochcastle, General Manager at Dornoch Castle HotelResponded 4 days ago

    Dear Guest Thank you for your review, and we are delighted that you enjoyed the quality of the food and also our whisky bar. We will be starting a refurbishment in the new year, some of which will include the restaurant area so it blends...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    While having a very pleasant manager and staff, the rooms and restaurant were average compared to a lot of other establishments that we stayed at. Parking is a problem at the hotel (although we were lucky enough to be able to find a spot in...More

    Thank JohntheLast
    Response from dornochcastle, General Manager at Dornoch Castle HotelResponded 6 days ago

    Dear Guest, Thank you very much for your review and feedback of your stay with us. I am glad you managed to find parking in our car park ,however I would say that we are lucky in Dornoch that there are no parking restrictions in...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    One has to consider both the rooms and the restaurant at the Dornoch Castle since the majority, if not all, guests take their meals at part of their booking. As the name suggests, the hotel building is a lovely old stone edifice (possibly a Bishop's...More

    Thank allidoistravel
    Response from dornochcastle, General Manager at Dornoch Castle HotelResponded 6 days ago

    Dear Guest Thank you for reviewing your stay with us and I am happy that you enjoyed your room. We do try and keep the castle rooms as modern as possible while also in-keeping with the traditional castle features. However I am disappointed that you...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Laundry Service
    • Breakfast included
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$ 165 - US$ 250 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 22
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    • United Kingdom >
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    • Scottish Highlands >
    • Caithness and Sutherland >
    • Dornoch
    • Also Known As
    • Dornoch Castle Hotel Scotland
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    Traveller (275)
    Room & Suite (59)
    Dining (33)
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    Hotel & Grounds (175)
    Bathroom (14)
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    Nearby Attractions
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    Michael R
    2 October 2016|
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    Response from Gemfinding | Reviewed this property |
    I agree with the previous writer that bus is convenient from Inverness to Dornoch BUT it leaves early (?9.20am) so you would need an overnight stay in in Inverness unless you were doing sleeper which arrives Inverness ?6am... More
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    23 January 2016|
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    Response from Lesley S | Reviewed this property |
    I think they have a couple of rooms in the ground where dogs may be allowed but not 100% sure
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    18 September 2015|
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    The Royal Golf Hotel has hair dryers in every room.
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    Room Tips
    "Rooms either face the cathedral or the dunes. Either is attractive."
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    "Excellent food"
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    "There is no lift so if you have a lot of luggage, a lower floor would be preferable."
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    "Call the hotel directly and staff wil help you find a room. All rooms we saw looked quite nice."
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