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Royal Golf Hotel

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14/05/2017 15/05/2017
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed yesterday NEWvia mobile

Returned to this hotel and was not disappointed. The rooms are modern and spacious with great views. All you would expect. We are in the restaurant and enjoyed a lovely meal. Will definitely return again. Excellent breakfast.

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Atlanta, Georgia
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This is an outstanding property that sits along Royal Dornoch's first fairway. The staff did an excellent job of accommodating our group of 4 golfers. Breakfasts there were excellent and the dinner we had was even better. Just a great golf hotel and reasonably priced.

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managerroyalgolf, General Manager at Royal Golf Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Jeff, Many thanks indeed for your most kind review following your recent stay with us. I am delighted that everything was up to expectations and we all look forward to welcoming you back in the near future. Kind regards, Robert Ratcliffe General Manager

Whitburn, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Hotel couldn't be closer to Royal Dornoch golf course. Our twin rooms were spacious and clean. The ensuit had been refurbished with a huge bath with both drench and hand shower. The towels were fluffy and the bath towels were huge. Breakfast was excellent with a varied choice. Whilst we didn't have dinner here other guests told us the steaks...

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managerroyalgolf, General Manager at Royal Golf Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Many thanks for posting a most complimentary review following your recent stay with us here at The Royal Golf Hotel. I am delighted that everything was to your satisfaction and it is especially rewarding to hear that the team looked after you so well. I do hope you will visit again in the not too distant future. Kind...

Tetbury, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

On a golf trip based from Dornoch and staying at the Royal made it all the better- very comfortable, ideal spot overlooking the Royal Dornoch Championship Course. Friendly staff, good food, a great range of drinks to savour - good value for a keen group of golfers! And we were so lucky with the weather!!

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managerroyalgolf, General Manager at Royal Golf Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Many thanks for your kind review posted very recently. I am pleased that you enjoyed your stay complimented by the fine weather. I look forward to seeing you again in the future. Kind regards, Robert Ratcliffe General Manager

Linlithgow, Scotland
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited recently as one of three couples on a glorious March weekend. Was well above expectations having read some of the reviews last year. Enjoyed a lovely refurbished suite on the 2nd Floor overlooking the 1st Tee. Staff are clearly a bit inexperienced given it was so early in the season. However they were lovely and there was a lot...

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managerroyalgolf, General Manager at Royal Golf Hotel, responded to this review

Dear John, Many thanks for taking the time to post your review following your recent stay with us at The Royal Golf Hotel. I am delighted that you enjoyed your visit, however with the utmost respect I hasten to say that we don't microwave our breakfasts, everything is cooked to order and re-heated if necessary under the grill. We source...

Raleigh, North Carolina
Reviewed 20 October 2016

My husband and I spent 2 nights in a Master Room in mid-October. The hotel is very nice, and in a great location right along the coast. Our Master room was spacious, comfortable and clean. The only gripe I have about the room was the bathroom. The shower was extremely small ( think cruise ship sized) and there was a...

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managerroyalgolf, General Manager at Royal Golf Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Many thanks for your most positive review posted recently. I am delighted that you enjoyed your stay. If you stayed in the Master room which I think you did (room 225), this is one of the bathrooms due for a refurbishment this winter. We have two Master rooms and they are both going to be refurbished in the...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 October 2016

The location is amazing right next to the first tee. That is the best thing about the hotel. Everything else I am afraid is pretty mediocre. I feel sorry for the staff because many of them are friendly and it can't be easy to work in a place where the owners have clearly given up and not investing anymore. The...

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managerroyalgolf, General Manager at Royal Golf Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thanks for your feedback following your recent stay at the Royal Golf Hotel. I regret how you feel about the hotel. What makes you think we have given up on investing in the property ? Yes we are fully aware that further investment is now required, however in recent years we have fully refurbished both Suites and 16...

Santa Barbara, California
Reviewed 29 September 2016

This is a monopoly, and i am jealous. Very overpriced for what it is, but they have you by the ........ No other convenient good spot in Dornoch. Food was excellent, and Pip, one of the staff, was remarkable and helpful beyond. Do Not go if stairs are a problem, or if carrying your luggage is a problem. This is...

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managerroyalgolf, General Manager at Royal Golf Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Your comments are most interesting. We don't actually have a monopoly here. There are other good quality hotels and excellent guest houses from which to choose in Dornoch. Our prices are competitive with similar 4 star hotels in the area. We are fortunate to be very close to the Golf Club so if Golf is your bag, we...

Scottsdale, Arizona
Reviewed 27 September 2016

what a lovely hotel!!! dornoch golf has been around for 400 years and the town was just another perk to this stop. the hotel staff was amazing! there is no elevator so they helped us with our bags, and the chef made me the MOST AMAZING 3 COURSE VEGAN meal i ever had!!! the room was huge and very quaint!!...

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managerroyalgolf, General Manager at Royal Golf Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you so much for your generous review posted recently following your stay with us. We do lock the door at night once all our guests have arrived back. However should you wish to stay out late we are happy to provide a front door key. Naturally I am delighted you enjoyed your visit to Dornoch and the...

portugal
Reviewed 9 September 2016

Being married to a golfer this is a great hotel. The staff was great and the location was excellent. Would stay there anytime.Rooms was tired ,but then your only there to sleep. Had drinks in the bar which was wonderful. Will return.

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managerroyalgolf, General Manager at Royal Golf Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your kind review following your recent stay with us. I am happy to report that we will be embarking upon refurbishment of some bedrooms this winter. Kind regards, Robert Ratcliffe General Manager

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Food & drink at the hotel
Conservatory Restaurant
Conservatory Restaurant
Cuisines: British, Scottish
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Golf Course
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
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  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
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  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Royal Golf Hotel, is perfectly situated overlooking the first tee of Royal Dornoch Championship Golf Course, the 6th best golf course in the world as judged by Golf Digest. All 22 bedrooms are en-suite and furnished to a high standard, most having superb views across the golf course and the Dornoch Firth beyond. Free WiFi internet access. The Conservatory Restaurant serves locally sourced,fresh seasonal food in an informal and relaxed atmosphere. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Royal Golf Hotel

Address: The First Tee Grange Road, Dornoch IV25 3LG, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Scottish Highlands > Caithness and Sutherland > Dornoch
Price Range: $166 - $277 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Royal Golf Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 22
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“Whilst I can't be certain I don't think it has a lift so first floor rooms preferable.”
_tomtomglen35, 13 Apr 2017 | Read review
“demand a particular room”
A-type, 29 Sep 2016 | Read review
“try to get the ocean view”
lkrocks, 27 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Cannot answer this, we can not stayed one night., but we did have a sea view”
Nasher2015, 7 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a view of the golf course”
973jeffj, 18 Jul 2016 | Read review
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