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Balmacara Hotel

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Balmacara Hotel Balmacara, Balmacara IV40 8DH Scotland See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Beachfront
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
3 Star accommodation
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All reviews tour group water pressure would recommend this hotel to anyone lovely view of the water beds were comfortable cannot comment loved this hotel kyle of lochalsh spectacular views loch alsh enjoyed my stay eilean donan castle porridge skye bridge polish plockton
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed here for three nights,a last minute get away.....hotel very clean and tidy,warm and fresh room.service from the team I met in the bar,hotel and at breakfast was just great!nothing was to much and was so good in fact I’ve booked again for early February...came...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank Geordie759
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Avoid at all costs!! Booked in for 4 nights. Checked in around 6pm on the Monday evening. The room with its tiny electric heater was turned off as was the inadequate electric towel rail in the bathroom so no warm welcome! The tiny heater was...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank KC-9766
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were on an Itison deal but this did not affect the quality of service we received. Very welcoming on arrival, room spacious and had everything we needed. Used the restaurant on the first and third nights of our stay and the food was excellent....More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank Maureen S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Balmacara is a newer hotel in the process of being updated and enlarged. It has standard amenities and is basically a good hotel if you are passing through. Not a place I would want to spend a vacation. The staff was ok but not...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank John A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were meant to be staying in Portree for two nights but due to a power cut on Skye we were sent here for one night, should've stayed for the two. We had room 5 overlooking the water. The place has character. I liked the...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank Tim K
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Description
The Balmacara Hotel is situated on the shores of Lochalsh, with constantly changing views over the sea to Skye. Perfectly situated to explore this breathtakingly beautiful part of Scotland, the hotel More is approx. 3 miles from Kyle of Lochalsh, the Skye Bridge, and Eilean Donan Castle. The Hotel enjoys an outstanding location for touring and provides an ideal leisure break destination. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Beachfront
Breakfast Available
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Breakfast included
Pool
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette
Number of rooms
29
Price range
US$40 - US$267 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Balmacara Hotel Scotland
Location
United Kingdom > Scotland > Scottish Highlands > Lochalsh > Balmacara
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette
Number of rooms
29
Price range
US$40 - US$267 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Balmacara Hotel Scotland
Location
United Kingdom > Scotland > Scottish Highlands > Lochalsh > Balmacara
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QA4ME
18 August 2017|
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Response from jer b | Reviewed this property |
Yes there are hair dyers. I don't remember a gym, but great trips up into the hills for great views! Ask the servers in the restaurant. The access is on the left side of hotel.
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Sandy R
24 July 2017|
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Response from Kristina M | Reviewed this property |
There was none in our rooms
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KCfromKCNY
27 June 2017|
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Response from Charcot | Reviewed this property |
I did. It was a fine hotel with very good food, clean and comfortable. Should not be judged by what Americans are used to at home. It's not a large new standardized chain.
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Room Tips
"Choose one with views over to Skye"
AntneH
1 Nov 2018
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"Avoid ground floor. Don't know if upper floor is better, but too much noise on the ground."
JeffreyC801
14 Oct 2018
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"ask for a refurbished room"
LSM04090
4 Oct 2018
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"Not many good reviews from party."
JohnA94
21 Jul 2018
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