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Braeval Hotel

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The Braeval Hotel is a friendly pub-hotel overlooking Nairn beach. It has spectacular sea views and is close to Nairn town centre and between Nairn's two championship golf courses. It has 8 en-suite bedrooms, some with sea views. The hotel's Bandstand Bar won CAMRA Pub of the Year 2014. It has won this award five times in the last six years. It has 9 Real Ale pumps is Cask Marque accredited and in The Good Beer Guide. The hotel's sea view Restaurant offers excellent Sea Food, Steaks and traditional Scottish dishes from locally sourced produce. The entire length of the restaurant is glass, offering stunning sea views. The decor reflects the character of the Fishertown area of Nairn with period photographs of Nairn when it was a fishing port. Bottlenose dolphins are regularly seen from the Restaurant. The hotel is rated 4 stars by Visit Scotland.
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
Public Wifi
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Centrally Located
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Grade: 92 out of 100
50Restaurantswithin 0.5 km
10Attractionswithin 0.5 km
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Stayed for the second time when i visited this year. Comfortable enough and nice location. Enjoyed the bar on the Friday night, the staff there were friendly and nice people. The haddock and chips was superb and very large portion. Drinks were good value for what it is.

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Firstly, the curtains were full of holes – which the owner Morag, assured us were meant to be there because they were blackout curtains. I didn’t realise blackout curtains came with holes but now I know!
Secondly, the walls in Room 7 (our home for the night) were covered with da
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This place has beautiful views with a chance to have a stroll on the beach whenever! The food is great and very reasonable price. All four of us had a good meal. The bread and butter pudding is highly recommend! Hope to be back!
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Very nice bar, nice peopleThe location is the best, near the sea sideGood food as well in the bar as in the restaurantRooms are a little old-fashioned, but very wellA little parking area would help out
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The Braeval Hotel has a great location overlooking a seaside park (a local in the bar told us it was called the links) and our room overlooked all of this which was great. Rooms are clean and tidy but lack that quality of finish that really wows you. Our en-suite shower room was
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Vue sur le parc et la plage depuis la chambre
Has anyone ever stayed recently in the Suite? Was it nice? All comments welcome!!
I have not stayed in the suite but the hotel is nice and the rooms are comfortable especially the big beds !! staff are very friendly and the food is good. Hope this helps
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"Very quiet location away from through traffic. Sea view rooms best if you can get."
"Lovely room ,comfortable bed,could do with updating especially the bathroom"
"Ask for rooms with beds"
"great room slept like a log"
"Room 9 was lovely"
USD 67 - USD 128 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
braeval hotel nairn
United KingdomScotlandNairn
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