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Austin, Texas
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our group rented all thee rooms for three nights in the Donan House during our September 2016 Scotland vacation. Of the nine B&Bs we stayed in during three weeks in Scotland and England, Donan House had no rival as far as the view was concerned and was a close second for the accommodation. Ahhh! - the view! Eilean Donan Castle...

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Shanghai, China
Reviewed 13 October 2016

This is a superb high spec B & B. Beautiful view of Eilean Donan Castle from the room window. Privacy, comfort, cleanliness, great breakfast, most importantly, perfect hosts!!! We had a hired car broke down and left in a stranded situation without anyone was willing to help due to the miscommunication between Avis and local AA. Jim and Dot spent...

Thank fszhu
Long Island, New York
Reviewed 8 October 2016

What a lovely little village is Dornie! This hotel is literally just across the way from Castle Eilean Donan, and perfectly situated for visiting the area. We had a lovely little walk into town to find an ATM (this B&B only takes cash, which is a bit hard when you're traveling from another country). There was no ATM in town,...

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Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 2 October 2016

Quite near the Eilan Donan Castle [across the road] was the Donan Guest House in Dornie and this was our Bed and Breakfast for the night in a double room and a Scottish breakfast the next morning. What a find this was. There are not enough stars on the rater to indicate how great this B&B was. Not only is...

Thank Bruce H
Reviewed 14 August 2016

After an eventful experience at a local hotel, we were lucky to find Donan House. After many frantic phone calls, we got through and they had a late cancellation. The room was lovely and spacious with a very comfy bed. The view was fantastic...the room looked straight out over the loch and Eilan Donan castle Breakfast was lovely and had...

Thank Hollie S
Lydney, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 August 2016

Only stayed one night but not disappointed. Room really nice and view perfect. Didn't cater for dietary requirements - gluten free. Even though a coop down the road and notice given. That said didn't spoil our stay! Nice pub down the road

Thank Lena M
Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

An excellent B and B, very well appointed and very welcoming. Breakfast was first class and rooms are of a high standard, thoroughly recommend this stop over. Directly opposite Eilean Donan castle (nearest b&b). Pic a view from b/room window!

Thank vectra800
Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 August 2016

We used two of the rooms. Both had a very good en-suite bathroom, a double bed as well as a single bed. Beautifully decorated, impeccably clean and both with a lovely view- one of the castle, the other of the river and the garden on the other side. There is a third bedroom also with a view of the river....

Thank HeleneT72
donanhouseowner, Owner at Donan House, responded to this review

Thank you for your review Helen, you must have had room 1 & 2, we have two rooms looking onto the castle & room 1 looking down Lochalsh to isle of Skye.

Rochdale, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 July 2016

It's Wednesday afternoon, I get Thursday off passed by my dear wife and so thats me on the phone booking a room. As it happened its just a as well as the B&B was fully booked baring the triple family room. I'll take it Jim! Its a little extra, no problem. That was the best call I've had in forever....

Thank Ray W
cramlington northumberland
Reviewed 2 July 2016 via mobile

Excellent place to stay. Immaculate and views of the castle to die for. Very varied breakfasts something to suit everyone.. definitely worth a visit. Ideal for visiting skye and surrounding hamlets, like Plockton.

Thank thomasbird

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included

Additional Information about Donan House

Address: Dornie | By Kyle Ross-shire, Dornie IV40 8DX, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Scottish Highlands > Lochalsh > Dornie
Price Range: £25 - £30 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 3
Also Known As:
Donan House Dornie, Scotland
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“Fab location and great views and good pub down the road; just plan if you have a dietary requirement for breAkfast”
 of 5 bubbles 930lenam, 13 Aug 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are good but only one has a view of Eileen Donan Castle.”
 of 5 bubbles HeleneT72, 7 Aug 2016 | Read review
“The family room doesn't have a view of the castle but is absolutely wonderful.”
  • Not a bad view to look at over breakfast, wouldn't you say?
 of 5 bubbles rayw632, 7 Jul 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are superb ! Enjoy the experience .”
 of 5 bubbles murdom57, 30 Jun 2015 | Read review
“We had room #3, which we liked”
 of 5 bubbles travelwhatmike, 28 Jun 2015 | Read review
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