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The Craiglynne Hotel

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west sussex
Reviewed 16 October 2014

Stayed here for 3 nights, 4th, 5th and 6th October 2014. A wonderful looking building from the outside and a very nice reception hall. Staff were very friendly, helpful, polite and informative. I booked a standard double room but because it was a special break for my wife's 50th we were put in a superior, but it didn't have a...

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Craiglynne, Front Office Manager at The Craiglynne Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to post your review on trip advisor. I am disappointed that you were unhappy with the complimentary upgraded room we had provided for you and your wife. I have checked back our complaints/feedback log and I can confirm that nothing was reported at the time in regards to your shower. I have...

Fife, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 October 2014

stayed here last night, what a bad mistake, I read the bad reviews on tripadvisor but then read the crerar website about recently restored to highest standard, that was either a lie or money needs to be reclaimed from the "restorer", on arrival it looked shabby inside, going up to room, corridors with dirty floors and stained ceilings, got in...

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Craiglynne, Front Office Manager at The Craiglynne Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to post your review on Trip Advisor, we are appreciative of the time our guests take to leave their reviews, for it is vital to our business to take the feedback and work on it to improve and monitor our standards and service. Firstly, please accept my apologies that your room wasn’t...

Dornoch, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 October 2014

Great looking hotel from the outside but the rooms leave a lot to be desired. Reported broken electrics with exposed wiring in bathroom and had obviously been like this for some time and no pillowcases on bed. Went out for the day and came back to the electrics repaired with sellotape and still no pillowcases, would have been noticed if...

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Craiglynne, Public Relations Manager at The Craiglynne Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to post your review on Trip Advisor, we are appreciative of the time our guests take to leave their feedback. Please accept my sincerest apologies in regards to the towel rail in your bathroom. I was shocked and extremely embarrassed to read your comments and your photographs. This was not dealt with...

West Lothian
Reviewed 16 October 2014

Having stayed here previously we felt that the hotel had somehow let its standards go down. We had lovely large ground floor room however the shower/toilet was tiny, standing over door touching toilet wall one hand,half of you was in and one half out the toilet! Wash basin was in the bedroom. Room was clean & comfortable as were main...

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Craiglynne, Front Office Manager at The Craiglynne Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank your for your review on Trip Advisor. Firstly please let me state that the door at the far end of the building is a fire escape and should not be used to access the hotel, only via the main front entrance and also the entrance with the disabled ramp attached. This entrance is cleared twice daily but...

Perthshire
Reviewed 14 October 2014

Stayed here last week as part of a walking group for 3 nights. The Craiglynne has great presence on the roadside as you come into Grantown on Spey. Unfortunately, once inside the decor and fittings beyond the reception/lounge, are tired, dated and in need of upgrade. After some issues at our first breakfast with waiting staff and lack of choice,...

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Craiglynne, Front Office Manager at The Craiglynne Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to post your review on Trip Advisor, we are appreciative of the time our guests take to leave their reviews, for it is vital to our business to take the feedback and work on it to improve our standards and service. When we have large groups staying with us in the hotel...

Airdrie, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 October 2014

Enjoyed our stay at the hotel and have stayed on a number of occasions in the past. Very happy with my booking as I had asked for a ground floor room with a shower and this was exactly to my requirements. Could not open window in bathroom as there was a large build up of steam however noticed that the...

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Craiglynne, Front Office Manager at The Craiglynne Hotel, responded to this review

weekend away. Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to post your review on Trip Advisor. We were delighted to read you enjoyed your short stay with us and I have passed your kind comments on to the team. We very much look forward to welcoming you back to the Craiglynne Hotel in the not too distant future. Warmest...

Cumbria
Reviewed 30 September 2014

Booked a couple of nights on a DBB basis having read reviews of the hotel. Our booking indicated that it was the last available double room. Initially impressions were good with a very friendly and efficient receptionist who guided us through the procedures. Getting to our room was a quirky experience of up and down stairs and along passage ways...

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Craiglynne, Front Office Manager at The Craiglynne Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to post your review on Trip Advisor, we are appreciative of the time our guests take to leave their reviews, for it is vital to our business to take the feedback and work on it to improve our standards and service. Firstly please accept my apologies regarding your experience in the restaurant...

falkirk
Reviewed 27 September 2014

Currently staying in room 111 , the dreaded don't stay here room avoid at all costs !!! . Well as far as the room goes i have no problems with it , yes the floor creaks , a minor problem ! . lack of view and mess , well my partner is enthralled by the pigeons cant keep her away...

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Craiglynne, Front Office Manager at The Craiglynne Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to post your review on Trip Advisor. I am pleased you enjoyed your overall stay with us here at the hotel. We are carrying out a rolling programme to have all pigeons removed from the hotel building. Once again many thanks for your review and we very much look forward to welcoming...

Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 September 2014

Lovely big room just got back from a anniversary weekend room over looked the garden .had two lovely evening meals and breakfast was plentiful ,staff were very cheerful and helpful .grantown on Spey is a peaceful little place plenty of walks and we drove to Nairn and Forres which is not far .

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Craiglynne, Front Office Manager at The Craiglynne Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to post your review on Trip Advisor. We were delighted to read you enjoyed your short stay with us, I have pass your kind comments on to the team here at the hotel. Once again many thanks for your review and we very much look forward to welcoming you back to the...

Lafayette, Louisiana
Reviewed 16 September 2014

I absolutely loved this hotel and if I could go back to this hotel every year I would!! This is no five star hotel that you would find in the city but is a great place! Walk around, enjoy a drink at the bar or have a meal in the dining room. Go walk around the town! The food was...

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Craiglynne, Front Office Manager at The Craiglynne Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you very much for taking the time to post your review on Trip Advisor. We are extremely grateful for the time our guests take to leave their feedback. We are delighted to read your comments about our hotel and I am extremely pleased you enjoyed your stay with us! Once again many thanks and we hope we...

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  • Free Parking
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  • Free Internet
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Old world charm at the newly restored The Craiglynne Hotel. Our Victorian granite hotel, situated under the majestic Cairngorms, has just been restored and refurbished to the highest standards. With 82 stylish rooms and superb grounds, relaxing here during your stay is irresistible; however we also highly recommend visiting the beautiful villages, mountains, rivers and forests nearby. After a day exploring, there's nothing better than sinking into an armchair by one of our roaring log fires to share stories of Lochness, Inverness and the hugely popular whisky trail. When you are looking for hotels in Grantown-on-Spey, near Aviemore, stay with us and be one of the first to enjoy our restored hotel. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Craiglynne Hotel

Address: Woodlands Terrace, Grantown-on-Spey PH26 3JX, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Scottish Highlands > Badenoch and Strathspey > Grantown-on-Spey
Price Range: $95 - $177 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Craiglynne Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 82
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Hotel Crerar Craiglynne
The Craiglynne Hotel Grantown-On-Spey, Scotland
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“if you have a dog get room near an exit so you dont have to take the dog through the dining room and reception.”
scot-smiley, 6 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Rooms at the front offer the best view”
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“Ask for a decent room with a front view”
ishbelcromore, 22 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Avoid Room 115 as too close to the kitchens”
martinrice1958, 5 Mar 2017 | Read review
“South side faces the road, and it is on the Malt Whisky trail - but quiet at night anyway.”
jimibob, 2 Feb 2017 | Read review
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