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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely hotel with comfortable rooms of a good size, clean and warm. We were on "Turkey and Tinsel" break and the food was tasty and plentiful. Excellent entertainment. Friendly, hardworking staff. Well run hotel.

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kent
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

we stayed for 2 nights our rooms were clean , comfortable and warm the breakfast was excellent , the fixed price evening meal was excellent value too , its a great base for exploring the cairngorns , lochness , , we stayed in November and it was like santas grotto when you walked into reception etc certainly very festive but...

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Falkirk District, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had a great weekend at the hotel, rooms were very nice ,staff were fantastic could not have been more pleasant. meals were good and it was a lovely place to go for winter walks. we will be back . Had our dog with us and hotel was very dog friendly.It is only a short drive to Avimore and Bruar so...

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East Ayrshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We are just back from a two night break in this hotel which included breakfasts, bottle of wine and dinner on the first night. The deal we had was great value, the staff very pleasant and courteous. Our room big, comfy, modern, very clean and plenty of hot water. We were out walking in very cold weather and were delighted...

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Mold, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Staff were great Room was good a twin plenty if space Very quite no banging doors that we had Very clean breakfast was very good And the bonus for us they allow dog Will tell all my friend great place to stay

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Burghead
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Another trip now an Annual event and great to see the rooms have been updated with new bathrooms and showers. Over 120 of us attended and the Hotel was busy all weekend, The meals were great breakfast excellent and the staff very helpful as always. Thanks again for a great weekend we will be back !

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Llanidloes, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Really helpful staff who gave us a warm welcome. Rooms clean and comfortable, and just a little 'tired' in terms of decor, but not enough to be significant. Also moved us after one night to another room without any fuss at all. Reason for wanting to move was because we had a disturbed night with the traffic passing right by...

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Stonehouse, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is such a friendly hotel by all the staff. Food is excellent with plenty of choice. The bedrooms are ensuite and are clean and functional . Bathroom was lovely , lots of hot water , toiletries , hairdryer and shower cubicle. No bath in our ensuite but not a problem for us. I just can't fault this hotel at...

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Airdrie, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 November 2016

Stayed here 2 nights on our arrival were given a upstairs room. The first thing you notice is the Hotel could do with some upgrades however our bathroom and shower were excellent and looked recently fitted. Dinner on the Saturday night was basic with my wife having the Beef Stroganoff and I had the Fish (Coley) Both the mains were...

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Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

Came here for one night after getting an email with a deal. It's obviously a coach hotel. But our bathroom was almost brand new. Everything clean and tidy, staff friendly. Breakfast good. Went to the glen hotel for a steak and their quiz night. A brilliant wee break

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Free Internet
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Free Breakfast
  • Dry Cleaning
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
For true Highland hospitality come to the Highlander, a hotel renowned for its good food and warm welcome. The hotel is an ideal base for touring the North of Scotland with mountain ranges, forests, lochs and river valleys waiting to be explored. Wind down in our inviting restaurant serving an array of dishes made from locally sourced produce. Perhaps a wee dram from the bar would suit; choose a whisky from one of the many local distilleries for which this area is famous for throughout the world. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Highlander Hotel

Address: Kingussie Road, Newtonmore PH20 1AY, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Scottish Highlands > Badenoch and Strathspey > Newtonmore
Price Range: $78 - $155 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Highlander Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 90
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Highlander Hotel Newtonmore, Scotland
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Rooms on the upper floor are quieter.”
 of 5 bubbles Aberdeenshire66, 24 Nov 2016 | Read review
“All room are modern and just been updated, all are good”
 of 5 bubbles joycetm, 21 Nov 2016 | Read review
“If u have a dog ground floor would be good”
 of 5 bubbles 67netty, 11 Nov 2016 | Read review
“I think any room is fine as the guest rooms are separate from the hotel.”
 of 5 bubbles shon95, 5 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Ask which if any have been totally modernised.”
 of 5 bubbles ianboardman64, 13 Oct 2016 | Read review
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