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Balmacara Hotel

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Balmacara Hotel Balmacara, Balmacara IV40 8DH Scotland See on map
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Non-Smoking Hotel
3 Star accommodation
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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
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast Available
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette
Number of rooms
Price range
US$130 - US$267 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
United Kingdom > Scotland > Scottish Highlands > Lochalsh > Balmacara
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Apparently some of the remodeling was done very poorly. My bed had a nice mattress but was on a single spring poorly constructed. In the middle of the night the spring popped and I was left hanging to one side. The bathroom had a new...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We arrived with another couple towards the end of our NC500 trip and were advised to book a table in the restaurant as it would get really busy. Ok that's fine. There seemed to be a booking mix up concerning our deposit but by being...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This really should be a wonderful hotel, situated as it is across the water from Skye and, literally just a throne's throw from the shores of Loch Aish. But it is isn't - it really isn't. Admittedly, the food was pretty good, but we diners...More

2  Thank halomonas
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We spent two nights as part of a CIE Scotland tour. It looks across the Isle if Skye and still in progress of “renovating”. Ours was a second story room overlooking the Isle of Skye. Hallways and room carpet are musty and dank. Furniture is...More

1  Thank Devin231
Reviewed 17 August 2018

We stayed on the excellent Reraig campsite near the Hotel. We went in the rear bar of the Hotel for a meal & a couple of drinks. They only had one real ale, £5 a pint! We ordered food, bar meals from £15 - £25!...More

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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.
Sandy R
24 July 2017|
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Response from Kristina M | Reviewed this property |
There was none in our rooms
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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