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Dornoch Castle Hotel

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  • Very good32%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“four poster bed”(34 reviews)
“tower room”(19 reviews)
“log fire”(26 reviews)
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Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

Dinner in the evening was delicious, the bar was very cozy. The wifi was only available in one room and the bar, so you could not do anything in your room. During the night it was overall very noisy, as if there was some kind...More

Thank Leo L
Response from dornochcastle, General Manager at Dornoch Castle HotelResponded 11 October 2017

Good Morning Thank you for your review. We are delighted that you enjoyed your experience in the restaurant and bar, however I was disappointed to read about your disrupted night. We are currently looking at extending the wifi range to reach all hotel bedrooms and...More

Reviewed 8 October 2017

As part of our tour around Scotland I booked a 'garden room' for 2 nights - not cheap at £130 per night. This was the worse room that I have been offered by a hotel in a very long time. It was filthy - the...More

Thank eve20878
Response from dornochcastle, General Manager at Dornoch Castle HotelResponded 11 October 2017

Good Afternoon Thank you for your review and I am sorry that your first night did not come up to expectations. We are planning on doing some refurbishment work in the garden rooms in the winter months, I would agree that they need some touching...More

Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

We stayed for one night and were in the cathedral view room. Room was very large and was very nice. Bathroom was equally as nice. The bath had jets in it but these didn't work. Had a few drinks in the bar which is well...More

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Response from dornochcastle, General Manager at Dornoch Castle HotelResponded 25 October 2017

Dear Guest Thank you for your kind review. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay and have passed your feedback onto the team. We have also fixed the jets in the bath! Kind Regards, Matt

Reviewed 25 September 2017

Amazing castle entrance and the bar with a cosy log fire is lovely. We had a very nice meal in the restaurant with great service. Sampled their local gin and were well looked after. The unfortunate problem is the bedrooms are in an extension so...More

1  Thank nelleh
Response from dornochcastle, General Manager at Dornoch Castle HotelResponded 26 September 2017

Dear Guest Thank you for your review - we are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your meal in our restaurant and service we provided. Also, that you for your good feedback regarding our home made gin - the boys are currently working hard on...More

Reviewed 23 September 2017

We stayed at the Dornoch Castle Hotel as part of our North Coast 500 trip on a dinner, bed & breakfast rate of £200 per couple. It was a mixed experience. We were put up in room 17 which felt dated and a little like...More

1  Thank ankachmielewska
Response from dornochcastle, General Manager at Dornoch Castle HotelResponded 26 September 2017

Dear Guest Thank you for your review, and I am sorry that your experience was not up to your expectations. Some of the rooms in the hotel are due for a bit of a facelift going into the winter season - as I am sure...More

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Free Parking
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Free Internet
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Breakfast included
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USD 170 - USD 248 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Price range
USD 170 - USD 248 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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