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The Tongue Hotel

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Certificate of Excellence
Overview
A838, Tongue IV27 4XD Scotland See on map
AMENITIES
Free Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast Available
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Suites
Bar/Lounge
4 Star accommodation
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All reviews brass tap hunting lodge decanter of sherry superior room worth the journey owners and staff porridge lovely touch lovely hotel bar downstairs old style main restaurant small touches dining room great food warm welcome public areas
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Our review begins 3 months prior to the stay at the Tongue Hotel. Lorraine helped me book the rooms for a party of 5 and 6 night stay. That was not easy for the month of July, it turns out that we are not the...More

Date of stay: July 2018
1  Thank MhicAoidh
Reviewed 7 November 2018

Having sailed down the West Coast of Scotland and arriving in Oban, we wanted to see what the actual coastline looked like from a car. We hired a rental in Fort William and proceeded to drive back over the entire North and West Coast (NC...More

Date of stay: October 2018
1  Thank Guy121
Response from TongueHotel, Owner at The Tongue HotelResponded 9 November 2018

Your adventure around Scotland's north west coastline does sound idyllic! Thank you so much for your high praise about the hotel. I have to say it was a rather lovely moment for me seeing your face light up as you viewed your room! Room 18...More

Reviewed 25 October 2018 via mobile

Clean, quaint and accomodating, this is a great little stop over. Warm and welcoming! The food was so much better than any other hotel we stayed at during our whirlwind whip around Scotland! Hey, the potato scone on the breakfast plate was flavoursome and soft....not...More

Date of stay: October 2018
1  Thank alecannette2018
Response from TongueHotel, Owner at The Tongue HotelResponded 9 November 2018

It is genuinely heartwarming to read that you loved your stay at the Tongue Hotel. You travelled a long way to visit Scotland's north coast - so we are delighted to have made you happy! Thanks too for the compliments about the food we make...More

Reviewed 23 October 2018

This is a lovely old fashioned hotel, in a great location. We had a large room with a great view. The bar attached to the hotel is a great idea, we popped in for a drink in a less formal setting, very homely with an...More

Date of stay: October 2018
1  Thank Tony P
Response from TongueHotel, Owner at The Tongue HotelResponded 24 October 2018

Many thanks for your glowing review of the hotel! We thoroughly appreciate your positive praise and the obvious warmth you felt about staying here! We certainly hope you will return! Best wishes from Lorraine

Reviewed 15 October 2018 via mobile

The hotel is in a beautiful setting the room we had was clean and comfortable shame about the staff in the restaurant at dinner time and at breakfast very unfriendly and didn’t crack a smile the whole time, the residents bar was like sitting in...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank lesleya971
Response from TongueHotel, Owner at The Tongue HotelResponded 16 October 2018

Dear Lesley Having received your feedback here and elsewhere too I have already reached out and made direct contact with you - for the purpose of those reading this review I will include a part of our communication here in the hope that others will...More

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About
Description
OPEN ALL YEAR! Nestled within the sleepy village of Tongue, overlooking the beautiful Kyle, the stunning Ben Loyal, and the gentle sweep of Ben Hope with Castle Varrich in the fore, the Tongue Hotel offers More the visitor a glimpse of its glamorous past and reflects a bygone era. Whether you come here for hill climbing, stalking, angling or golfing, or you prefer to while away the hours reading a book or playing a board game in our cosy lounge bar, The Tongue Hotel can offer you a warm atmosphere, excellent service, comfort and an attention to detail. The hotel is a delightful former sporting lodge. Built in the late 1800s and owned by the Duke of Sutherland, the hotel boasts 19 unique bedrooms and many original features such as wood paneling, open fires, traditional antique furnishings, genuine exhibits and authentic paintings. Steeped in history, the hotel has a romantic, enchanting feel which delights and excites all who enter here. Hotel owners Lorraine and David and their enthusiastic team provide a warm atmosphere and attention to detail ensuring our guests leave with a lasting impression of this charming country house. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free Internet
Breakfast Available
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Spa
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
19
Price range
USD 133 - USD 203 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
The Tongue Hotel Scotland
Location
United Kingdom > Scotland > Scottish Highlands > Caithness and Sutherland > Tongue
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
19
Price range
USD 133 - USD 203 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
The Tongue Hotel Scotland
Location
United Kingdom > Scotland > Scottish Highlands > Caithness and Sutherland > Tongue
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Room & Suite (76)
Dining (44)
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Questions & Answers
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mayflowercourt
30 October 2018|
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Response from alecannette2018 | Reviewed this property |
We did not actually require a late breakfast, so I am unsure. But I can say that if it is possible to oblige, they will. You should contact the hotel directly and I am certain they will be prompt with a response. Have a... More
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rehcaet
10 May 2017|
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Response from TongueHotel | Property representative |
Many thanks for your question! We have lots of amazing locally sourced produce on our menu including venison, beef, salmon, scallops, langoustines, osyters, crab, mussels, haddock and cheeses. As well as our restaurant we... More
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Jennifer J
9 April 2017|
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Response from TongueHotel | Property representative |
Hello Jennifer thanks for the question. We don't have an extensive menu we instead concentrate on offering a considered menu utilising our fabulous local produce. We have options for vegetarians, vegans, dairy free and... More
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Room Tips
"rooms 12 and 19 have a terrific view"
smithnicola2
5 Oct. 2018
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"Triple room extremely spacious, lovely view and super modern bathroom."
linda009
23 Aug. 2018
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"The West and the North side are best rooms for a quiet stay."
Huurman1968
29 Jul. 2018
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"Rooms overlooking the loch are good"
michaeltS9319EL
18 Jun. 2018
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