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Crinan Hotel

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Certificate of Excellence
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good30%
  • Average10%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“seafood bar”(101 reviews)
“seafood stew”(11 reviews)
“langoustines”(38 reviews)
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What's included
Free Internet
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
Family Rooms
Bar/Lounge
Pets Allowed
Laundry Service
Breakfast included
Pool
Room Service
Fitness centre
Kitchenette
4 Star Hotel
At the Crinan Hotel the langoustines are landed daily 20 metres from the hotel kitchen in time for lunch and dinner,watch your lobsters coming in and choose your special one .The Famous Seafood Bar is open for Lunches and dinners,al la carte menu booking not essential. Westward...
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Location and contact
Loch Crinan, Crinan PA31 8SR, Scotland
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26.4 miles to Oban Airfield
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Reviewed 5 days ago

My husband and I recently enjoyed a short break at the hotel on an Itison deal which was excellent value, especially as we were upgraded to a balcony room. These rooms overlook the canal and as the weather was glorious, we enjoyed sitting outside watching...More

Thank Christine M
Reviewed 1 week ago

An absolutely beautiful place but the hotel prices are vastly inflated. They are charging what this place could be rather than what it is. The room was fairly small with old, tired furniture and ancient plumbing. The food, however is fantastic. We ate in the...More

2  Thank Alison R
Response from Nick and France... R, Owner at Crinan HotelResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for your comments ,the staff are always praised for their attentiveness so must have been an exception ,the hotel is 200 years old and full of character and comfortable ,not sure about the ancient plumbing what you mean by ancient but I do...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a gem of a hotel..... The hotel is located at the end of Crinan Canal look across to the islands. It’s idilic. From check in to check out the staff were friendly and engaging. Our room was fabulous, wall to wall windows over looking...More

Thank jenmor11
Response from Nick and France... R, Owner at Crinan HotelResponded 1 week ago

WE look forward to welcoming you back and are so glad you apprecited our efforts.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were met by Pedro, who helped us with our luggage and was funny, helpful and hospitable. Our room had the most amazing views over the loch from its traditional bay window - so difficult to look away! The room was comfortable, bathroom a little...More

Thank susancC701QM
Response from Nick and France... R, Owner at Crinan HotelResponded 1 week ago

Please try to have longer next time,the area has so much to enjoy,yes Jamie our Son in Law has been running Feedback Madagascar a small Scottish Charity for 25 years since he left Uni.and was just awarded an OBE from the Foreign Office so we...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have stayed at the Crinan on a few occasions over the years. As the weather had been so settled we decided to book for a couple of nights of rest and relaxation. This is always guaranteed at the Crinan. We were shown to our...More

Thank tainshl
Response from Nick and France... R, Owner at Crinan HotelResponded 1 week ago

WE will welcome you back and I will pass you thanks on to the staff we are lucky to have a great team.

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At the Crinan Hotel the langoustines are landed daily 20 metres from the hotel kitchen in time for lunch and dinner,watch your lobsters coming in and choose your special one .The Famous Seafood Bar is open for ...More Lunches and dinners,al la carte menu booking not essential. Westward Restaurant with amazing views and set menu ,lots of good Scottish beef and lamb ,and exciting veggie options.This is family owned and run and the gallery on the rooftop has fine art by some of Scotlands best artists and the rooms are dedicated to different artists showing their work,boat trips to the Islands can be arranged.Original art by Frances macdonald can be purchased and Ross Ryan[the owner and son] Artistic,ambient and authentic ,a unique place to stay. Less
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HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Restaurant
Free Internet
Bar/Lounge
Laundry Service
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
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Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Contact Information
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Traveller (238)
Room & Suite (87)
Dining (38)
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rovinrev
24 July 2015|
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Response from Splishsplasher | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, there is no Inn at Bellanoch, the nearest is at Cairnbaan a couple of mile or so to the east - along the canal. It is a really nice place to eat, I'm not sure what its like to stay overnight, but it is popular... More
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"Views over locks for interest"
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"Reserve a room with a view of the loch"
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"Room 31 isn't big but it does have lovely views and a balcony with French doors."
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"Be nice to Reception"
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