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Santa Cruz, Bolivia
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We stayed at Tor-na-Coille for two nights and we really enjoyed it! The staff are so attentive and service-minded. Our room was spacious and the bed was so comfortable. We had a three course meal one night and it was delicious! Again, the restaurant staff were great. Breakfast was also tasty. The reason they haven't achieved top marks is because:...

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edinburgh
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We were booked to dine here only and on arrival we were shown into the bar. A table was set up for us but there were no table decorations - flowers or candle - and the menus were on a clip board. An hotel of this standard could have done better. The wine list was good but no house wines...

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Elgin, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago NEWvia mobile

We celebrated our daughters 40th Birthday at the hotel on Saturday evening 22nd April 2017. I cannot praise the hotel enough. Setting Beautiful, we were shown to the lounge handed the Dinner Menu. Great fun deciding what to eat. Staff Very helpful & attentive. Dining Room Table set lovely the room itself tastefully decorated. Food Oh the Food, Fabulous. Beautifully...

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tornacoille48, Front Office Manager at Tor-na-Coille, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely review. So glad everyone enjoyed your celebration at the Hotel. It is a beautiful building and setting. We are just happy to know that you and your party had a lovely time and were delighted with your meal and the service. Food Allergy is taken very seriously. It is very helpful if we are informed...

southern USA
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There was a welcoming, comfortable atmosphere here. The room was clean, peaceful, and well-appointed. Breakfast was delicious and enjoyable looking out the window at the beautiful greenery. Try the sticky toffee pudding at dinner. This was one of my favorite places to stay during my week long trip.

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tornacoille48, Front Office Manager at Tor-na-Coille, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. Lovely to hear that Tor Na Coille was one of your favourites! Hope you will be able to come and visit again soon

Kingston upon Thames, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a friendly welcome at this reasonably priced hotel. Old school style in the lovely town of Banchory. Breakfast outstanding, served by Karen (I think) Quiet and only a short walk into town. We we told dinner was something special, but will have to wait till our next stay to try that!

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tornacoille48, Front Office Manager at Tor-na-Coille, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. And you must stay for dinner next time! We look forward to seeing you again.

Scotland
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Hotel was very nice, a little faded, but there is potential to make very special. Gardens are nice and lots of onsite parking. Receptionist was friendly and helpful, also guided us to our room which was on the top floor "attic area" The room was pretty spacious and had a cushioned seat the full length of the window with a...

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tornacoille48, Front Office Manager at Tor-na-Coille, responded to this review

Thank you for your review and comments. It is very useful to hear some points that we can easily improve on. We do hope to see you again and that you will let us know whilst you are here if there is anything we can help with. Glad you also enjoyed some of our wonderful weather this spring!

Newtonmore, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We got this hotel with a special rate although definitely not that greatly reduced from the normal price. However it really was not worth the money. The room was small, carpet looked like it should have been hoovered and kettle all dusty requiring washing before use. The shower lacked pressure and very poor. The bathroom lighting was also very poor...

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tornacoille48, Front Office Manager at Tor-na-Coille, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We have just changed ownership and are making many changes to the Hotel and Restaurant. I am sorry that you found some aspects of your stay unsatisfactory, however we will take note of your comments and work to improve. We do ask for any dietary requirements so that we can cater for all customers.

Scotland, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Only visited for 1 night, but would definitely visit again. A high quality hotel in terms of staff friendliness, cleanliness and comfort of room. Food was great as well. I was there to deliver training and the facilities for it were good. Nice big room, all setup for a group of us. The hotel also has a newly built gym...

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tornacoille48, Front Office Manager at Tor-na-Coille, responded to this review

Thank you for writing your review. Glad you enjoyed your stay and used our newly refurbished function room for your training. Great you also had time to go to the Unit Gym, a fantastic facility for guests staying with us with very helpful and friendly staff. We look forward to your next visit outwith work! Thank you.

Euless, Texas
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We spent 10 days traveling over 800 miles in Scotland with a different hotel each night and this was our favorite. Lots of places to sit and relax outside of our room. The hotel is historic with a really pleasant vibe. The restaurant was amazing, esp the sticky toffee pudding. The room was clean and nice. Breakfast was quick and...

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tornacoille48, Front Office Manager at Tor-na-Coille, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review. Wonderful to hear that Tor Na Coille was your favorite! That's a fantastic compliment. Very glad you enjoyed your stay with us so much. Thank you.

Sunderland, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Recently stayed at The Tor-na-coile on a business venture up to Scotland. Set in a great location (just 5 minute walk to Banchory town) with easy access to Aberdeenshire this hotel had the wow factor initially pulling up the drive to parking right outside with the crisp clean gardens and imposing beautiful building. Was greeted by Chris on the desk...

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tornacoille48, Front Office Manager at Tor-na-Coille, responded to this review

Thank you for your great review. Hope you have another business venture up here and you get the chance to come again! Or maybe for a holiday next time? Everyone was delighted to read your comments, especially Craig, who had been doing extra shifts that week. (He doesn't mind being called Chris when he gets such recognition for his hard...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A beautiful 4-Star Country House Hotel in the heart of Royal deeside. Offering luxury accommodation where the care and attention of our guests is paramount. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Tor-na-Coille

Address: Inchmarlo Road | Royal Deeside, Banchory AB31 4AB, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Aberdeenshire > Banchory
Price Range: $140 - $263 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Tor-na-Coille 4*
Number of rooms: 23
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“We did not stay in the hotel but only ate there.”
sinclair45, 25 Apr 2017 | Read review
“The middle floors have perhaps a better aspect and can be less hot than the upper floor.”
ihammie, 28 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Very pleasant Hotel”
520albertf, 30 Jan 2017 | Read review
“The Family Room is master bedroom ensuite + small twin room off it for children, well worth the slightly higher room rate.”
Pamela8833, 3 Jan 2017 | Read review
“The hotel is well back from the road so any room will be quiet.”
R580CDjohnm, 18 Nov 2016 | Read review
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