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    Columba Hotel, Inverness

    7 Ness Walk, Inverness IV3 5NF, Scotland
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    04/06/2017 05/06/2017
    1 room
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      2 adults
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        0 children
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          USD 182*
          USD 176*
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          Overview
          • Excellent16%
          • Very good33%
          • Average26%
          • Poor13%
          • Terrible9%
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          “the river” (220 reviews)
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          Free Wifi
          Breakfast Buffet
          Non-Smoking Rooms
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          4.0 Star Hotel
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          Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

          This sits right on the bank of the River Ness. Such beautiful views. I got off the train and arrived around noon but they absolutely would not check anyone in until 3pm. At that time there were several of us waiting to check in. The...More

          1  Thank tweenah
          Management response:

          Dear guest, thank you for taking the time to provide feedback following your recent stay. We apologising to fail to meet your expectations. We will be sharing your comments with those concerned. All hairdryers should be in every single room and we are unsure as...More

          Reviewed 4 days ago

          Booked Dinner, Bed and Breakfast. The room was excellent and overlooking the River Ness and across to Inverness Castle. The breakfasts were also excellent, however, the dinners were let down because the same three vegetables were served every dinner!!! One dessert was poor because the...More

          1  Thank Richard G
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          Dear guest, thank you for your feedback. We are pleased that you enjoyed the views of the Castle and River Ness. We will share your comments with the team regarding the vegetables and your selected dessert. We apologise any dissatisfaction caused to you. Kind regards...More

          Reviewed 5 days ago

          Old quaint hotel located on the river with views across to the castle. Rooms over 3 floors and like a rabbit warren. Some third floor rooms to the front is accessed by some stairs after lift to third floor. Room was large and comfortable, bathroom...More

          1  Thank GillianKPerth_WA
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          Dear Guest, thank you for your feedback. We are pleased you enjoyed your overall stay. We are replacing our TVs to slightly bigger ones as we do appreciate the ones currently in the rooms are smaller. We hope to welcome you again in the future....More

          Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

          Would never stay in this hotel again. £107 for a room that was extremely dated and in need of decorating. Headboard was thick with dust. Room and bathroom were nothing like the pictures on the website. Breakfast was nice. Lovely view from the room but...More

          1  Thank Lynsey M
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          Dear Guest, thank you for your feedback. We are very sorry that you did not enjoy your stay at the Columba Hotel. We hope you were able to speak to our Duty Manager at the time about your dissatisfaction as we certainly do not like...More

          Reviewed 1 week ago

          Older place that has not had extensive upgrades but it does the job, the breakfast buffet was excellent and plentiful, connected pub, beautiful riverfront locale (though a street in between, 3-4 star rating I'd guess.

          1  Thank John H
          Management response:

          Dear Guest, thank you for your feedback. We are pleased that you enjoyed your stay and found our breakfast buffet excellent. Kind regards Columba Hotel

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          About
          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Restaurant
          • Room Service
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Room Service
          • Dry Cleaning
          • Banquet Room
          • Multilingual Staff
          • Business Centre with Internet Access
          • Laundry Service
          • Things to do
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          Details
          • Price range
          • USD 109 - USD 321 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Hotel Style
          • #10 Luxury Hotel in Inverness
          • Room types
          • Family Rooms ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Suites
          • Number of rooms
          • 82
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          • Inverness
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          lollykid
          Does this hotel have lift access? Thank you.
          12 October 2016|
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          Response from Littlemiss_tm12 | Reviewed this property |
          Yes but if staff are using it then be prepared to use the stairs no matter what age you are or what luggage you have to carry
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          highlander_kjm
          We will be staying on Sept 13 and 14, 2016. Does anyone have recommendations on tours or day trips? We want to make the most of our short time in the area (as everyone else does!)
          15 August 2016|
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          Response from Heather B | Reviewed this property |
          We were just passing through after viewing the Lochs. The drive to Inverness has some spectacular scenery and a few castles to view if you have the time.
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          Rhona B
          If arrive early can we leave our luggage??
          11 April 2016|
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