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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

My husband and I enjoyed a one night stay at this hotel in what must be one of the best settings in Scotland. The room is lovely, comfortable, spacious and cosy. The food is excellent with beautiful locally sourced ingredients. The view in the hotel is amazing, from the balcony in our cedar wing room, from the restaurant and from... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have just came back from a 2 break at the Loch Melfort Hotel. The hotel is set in a beautiful part of Scotland with stunning views of the Loch. The main building is impressive but as previous reviewers have said the annex does look like a Motel from the sixties. Our room was a 'Superior' room which from what... More 

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Hamilton, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely time at the Loch Melfort Hotel, only stayed for one night but would have stayed longer. All the staff were very pleasant and helpful, room was very comfortable and warm. All rooms have amazing view, we were upstairs and loved having the balcony despite the colder weather. Dinner was excellent, and sitting in the restaurant and lounge was calm... More 

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Thank JF0812
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Second visit to this lovely hotel. The setting is beautiful, the food fresh, well prepared and presented but the friendly and professional attitude of all staff made our stay so enjoyable. Great selection of gin also a bonus. We will be back..

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Paisley, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The rooms are tastefully decorated and even at this cold time of the year are extremely warm due to the great central heating system The scenery on the coastal road to the hotel is beautiful and on its doorstep is the National Trust Arduaine Gardens also worthy of a visit whether a member of the national trust or not The... More 

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Yeppoon, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Hotel was fine but the view over the loch was fantastic. The Hotel is close to the water with highland cattle grazing in front. The lounges are a great place to enjoy the local whisky. We are a mature couple and were joined by like friends - we all enjoyed investigating the surrounding area, including the "bridge over the Atlantic".... More 

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Thank Campbell4703775
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed here on Friday 28th October with a deal for £99. The view from the room in the cedar wing was lovely. A really nice touch was a letter to our dog, some treats and a towel too. We had a great meal in the Bistro and enjoyed some wine too. Good service and really lovely food. Great portion... More 

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Another excellent stay with Calum, Rachel and their marvellous staff. Great food, comfortable room and great views on glorious Autumn days. We are really impressed by the energy and professionalism of this couple. Their commitment to the area adds value to all they do across a wide variety of activities in the Hotel and via several other organisations. We look... More 

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Avila Beach, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 October 2016

We had the wonderful experience of being upgraded to the master room in the main building . Spacious and with a balcony affording wonderful views - not least as the sun was setting . Stayed two nights and had beautiful food in the main dining room . Service very good

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Clydebank
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 October 2016

Stayed on a Friday night for one night on a very good value Groupon deal with dinner and breakfast. Had our small dog with us. Checked in and met by friendly reception staff. Allocated a ground floor room in Cedar Wing which had outstanding views and chickens roaming around on the grass outside… which my dog wasn’t so daft on... More 

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GlasgowHugh, Owner at Loch Melfort Hotel and Restaurant, responded to this review

Many thanks for your comments and we will certainly have a further discussion in our business about whether we can make more of our hotel pet friendlier in the future. Kind regards Rachel and Calum More 

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The finest location on the West coast of Scotland awaits visitors to experience this hotel and it's award-winning restaurant, the perfect place for a relaxing holiday or short break at any time of the year... as long as you can put up with the amazing views, the fantastic food, the log fire in the lounge and the selection of malt whiskys! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Loch Melfort Hotel and Restaurant

Address: Arduaine, Arduaine PA34 4XG, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Argyll and Bute > Arduaine
Price Range: $133 - $287 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Loch Melfort Hotel and Restaurant 3*
Number of rooms: 25
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“Loch Views”
 of 5 bubbles 380brendans, 21 Nov 2016 | Read review
“every room has amazing views, balcony is higher though!”
 of 5 bubbles JF0812, 21 Nov 2016 | Read review
“View better from upstairs rooms.”
 of 5 bubbles Campbell4703775, 12 Nov 2016 | Read review
“We think the rooms in the main house are better than in the annex”
 of 5 bubbles chriswilliamson2014, 30 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Room 5 has amazing views.”
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