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The Tongue Hotel

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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good30%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“brass tap”(19 reviews)
“hunting lodge”(26 reviews)
“superior room”(19 reviews)
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Fabulous Hotel, friendly staff, Beautiful Rooms, Free Parking and Lovely bar and resteraunt. Breakfast was excellent. Beautiful quaint building from the Old Hunting Lodge Era. Great value when you book early.

Thank WesternSeagull
Response from TongueHotel, Owner at The Tongue HotelResponded 3 days ago

It was lovely to have you and your group with us - thanks very much for your recommendation we look forward to your promised return! Best wishes from us all at The Tongue Hotel :)

Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I have now completed the NC500. During our travels we stayed at the Tongue Hotel. This is a hotel based in a Victorian era hunting lodge in a beautiful area. We had a friendly reception from Lorraine on reception who we understood...More

Thank colcot69
Response from TongueHotel, Owner at The Tongue HotelResponded 1 week ago

Your review is most welcome, we thank you for your feedback and your thoroughly positive review of your stay with us. It is genuinely motivating for us as a team to read your praise and only encourages us to continue working hard to provide a...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Doing Scotland's North Coast 500 road trip, there is a dearth of good hotels to overnight in especially along the western end of the actual north coast. Sadly, The Tongue Hotel does not fill the gap. It is adequate, nothing so wrong you can't stay...More

Thank Margylou
Response from TongueHotel, Owner at The Tongue HotelResponded 1 week ago

Dear Margylou, an hour ago I received the usual ping from my email telling me a tripadvisor review was in .... not one actually but two. At the very same time I received another from colcot69. If I didn't know better I'd be thinking colcot69...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

This was an excellent stop on the NC 500, lovely warm welcome and service was always very good. Food was excellent. Our room was charming with a very luxurious bathroom and power shower. You can always tell when a hotel is run by people who...More

Thank Gail R
Response from TongueHotel, Owner at The Tongue HotelResponded 1 week ago

Thank you Gail for writing a beautiful review to match the beautiful sunsets! We have experienced such stunning weather this summer and it has given us such purity of light, midnight sunsets and almost no darkness at all .... we have been thoroughly spoiled! We...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was only a wee pit-stop for us on our journey around the north coast of God's Country....... and what a great wee pit-stop it was. The food we has was amazing and possibly the best steak pie "ever"....... we also had the fish cakes...More

Thank Heidi M
Response from Lorraine H, Owner at The Tongue HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

We are really very pleased to read that enjoyed your pit stop @ The Brass Tap Bar. You certainly made your lunch sound both enticing and thoroughly enjoyable - so thank you for that! I note your comments about fellow diners who smoke their cigarettes...More

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free Internet
Room Service
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room Service
Laundry Service
Breakfast Available
Things to do
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
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Price range
US$165 - US$211 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites
Details
Price range
US$165 - US$211 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites
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rehcaet
10 May 2017|
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Response from TongueHotel | Property representative |
Many thanks for your question! We have lots of amazing locally sourced produce on our menu including venison, beef, salmon, scallops, langoustines, osyters, crab, mussels, haddock and cheeses. As well as our restaurant we... More
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Jennifer J
8 April 2017|
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Response from TongueHotel | Property representative |
Hello Jennifer thanks for the question. We don't have an extensive menu we instead concentrate on offering a considered menu utilising our fabulous local produce. We have options for vegetarians, vegans, dairy free and... More
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Sandy C
18 March 2017|
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Response from TongueHotel | Property representative |
Hi Sandy Thanks for the question. Lots of our guests take in a visit to Cape Wrath on their journey around to the west coast. The ferry for Cape Wrath leaves from Keoldale, it takes an hour to get there. The ferries are... More
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"Rooms overlooking the loch are good"
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"Check room facilities on arrival and refuse to accept one that is less than satisfactory"
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"ask for a water view"
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"A must stay if in this part of the country"
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