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    The Gun Lodge Hotel

    High Street, Ardersier, Inverness IV2 7QB, Scotland
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    1 - 5 of 231 reviews

    Reviewed 6 November 2017

    The hotel did not match its web page advert. Found the overall property very tired and cold in atmosphere. There was no cook for an evening meal and the breakfast was not that good. On a plus point the beds were clean and staff were...More

    1  Thank Angus170362
    Response from Douglas F, Public Relations Manager at The Gun Lodge HotelResponded 5 weeks ago

    Hi Angus We are sorry that you feel our hotel did not match our web page advert, as we are really proud of our historical gem in the highlands. Part of what gives our building character is its history and we understand that not everyone...More

    Reviewed 26 October 2017

    Where do I begin. The gun lodge hotel. Service horrendous. Manageress was seen having a rude conversation about a PAYING customer to one of her members of staff. The food was mediocre and not something I would feed to my dog. I am disgusted by...More

    Thank jamie1232313
    Response from Douglas F, Public Relations Manager at The Gun Lodge HotelResponded 5 weeks ago

    While we respect the right of all our customers to leave reviews, the problem with trip advisor is that- apart from compulsory engagement -there is very little in the way of verification of those customers identity- especially when an account is created just to leave...More

    Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

    What can I say , it's taken me this long to write an objective view as it spoilt our evening as we rushed around looking for somewhere suitable to stay, grubby,smelly,damp,paid for double room got 2 old single spring beds pushed together, extremely dated and...More

    1  Thank Michelle S
    Response from Douglas F, Public Relations Manager at The Gun Lodge HotelResponded 4 weeks ago

    Hi Michelle Thanks for your review. Its sad to hear we were not what you were looking for and hope you found somewhere ..."suitable" to stay. Our beds are in fact fantastic divans made by Highland Blind craft in Inverness. A brilliant social enterprise and...More

    Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

    Nice lodge more feels like B@B than hotel. Easy to find. On arrival small door says reception via restaurant open door your in what looks like the bar but doubles as reception. Once booked in was told slight damp problem with Celine. Not that fused...More

    Response from Douglas F, Public Relations Manager at The Gun Lodge HotelResponded 5 weeks ago

    Thanks your review, we appreciate feedback and will look at what we can do to make your stay even better in the future We hope to see you again Kind Regards

    Reviewed 14 September 2017

    It's been a while since I stayed there but it was one of the best stays in the UK. the food was good, bed and room comfortable. in a small town and I walked to the historic Fort George. the hosts were very helpful. I...More

    Thank NjordsSkadi
    Response from Douglas F, Public Relations Manager at The Gun Lodge HotelResponded 5 weeks ago

    Thanks for your fantastic review, it really means a lot to us. We understand that often those who have a good experience do not take the time to come onto trip advisor and let others know so we really appriciate the time you took to...More

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    sam c
    11 July 2017|
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    Response from Simcart | Reviewed this property |
    Only 5mins from airport, I dropped of my hire car of at 0400 at airport and left my keys in drop of box at Eurocar desk. A taxi will not cost much and I am sure the staff at the Gun Lodge would be happy to arrange one for... More
    13 January 2017|
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    Response from Douglas F | Property representative |
    Hi Robin, last orders are generally 9 but if we know when you are arriving we can accommodate, to make arrangements please give us a call on 01667 462 734
    Laura H
    15 September 2016|
    Response from Pam M | Reviewed this property |
    Sorry Laura, we only stayed one night, so didn't ask about laundry. There was an iron and ironing board in the room, but you'd have to ask the hotel about laundry facilities.
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    "Room 2 was great, spacious and with a good size bathroom with shower."
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    "Downstairs room seemed a little musty."
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