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The Taynuilt

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  • Average4%
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“coaching inn”(9 reviews)
“four poster bed”(8 reviews)
“amuse bouche”(7 reviews)
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3.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 4 July 2017

a great stay - nice rooms, excellent breakfast and dinner it's really a must have been there :-) The only question, you should think about before, is your planning. It's possible to go to Oban with bus or train, but they are not very frequently...More

Thank thk1706
Response from John M, General Manager at The TaynuiltResponded 6 July 2017

Thank you for reviewing us, Your right about the Bus and Trains, I think it is 6 of each, every day, If you really want to cover a lot of ground having a car is advisable but if you like walking there is plenty of...More

Reviewed 3 July 2017

This is such a lovely hotel. The whole building has been tastefully refurbished without losing it's original charm as a coaching inn. The restaurant is at the heart of the hotel with authentic features such as stone walls and large fireplace creating a light, warm...More

Thank KatieAberdeen
Response from John M, General Manager at The TaynuiltResponded 5 July 2017

Thank you for your review and for staying with us, I hope the next time your in the area you will look at staying with us again, David David Lapsley General Manager and Sommelier The Taynuilt Inn of the year 2017 - Scottish Hotel Awards...More

Reviewed 2 July 2017

Having booked this hotel and bring unable to take our original trip, we were advised we could not cancel but retake the nights booking within a few weeks. We did this and arrived around 2.30 pm off the train to find the hotel does not...More

1  Thank Rosemary G
Response from John M, General Manager at The TaynuiltResponded 5 July 2017

Some people just don't understand what we are trying to do and that is fine, We are well aware our offering is not for everyone but why not take 5 minutes to talk to the people involved and don't judge on others bitter remarks. Everything...More

Reviewed 30 June 2017 via mobile

Welcomimg staff, great location and fabulous eating. We were looking for somewhere to stay overnight before getting the boat to Mull and this hotel came to our attention. On line booking was a breeze and we booked at table for diner. Now if staying here...More

1  Thank Alan R
Response from John M, General Manager at The TaynuiltResponded 5 July 2017

Thank you for your kind and comprehensive review, We are always happy when we send guests away feeling as you do, We look forward to your next trip and hopefully the weather is a bit better for you, David David Lapsley General Manager and Sommelier...More

Reviewed 1 June 2017 via mobile

This is a fantastic little hotel. We first discovered the restaurant a couple of years ago while visiting the area and my mother-in-law recommended it as a great a base. We stayed here to attend a wedding and the staff are fantastic. They couldn't have...More

Thank PaulNoble
Response from John M, General Manager at The TaynuiltResponded 4 June 2017

Thank you for the great review and for the amazing comments on our food, We are delighted the day was a great success and everyone had a really good time, See you again on your next trip we hope, David David Lapsley General Manager and...More

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US$86 - US$90 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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US$86 - US$90 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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John C
20 June 2017|
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Response from John M | Property representative |
Hi, thanks for the question, We only do meals in our Etive restaurant now. The link for our most up to date menu can be found on our website, We do change regularly, normally twice a week, We would also highly recommend... More
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Sid M
8 February 2017|
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Hi, thanks for the enquiry, We have 2 available dining areas both of which require booking to secure a table The Lounge - a more relaxed dining experience and gastro pub styled dishes, individualy priced alacarte... More
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Nancy H
12 November 2016|
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No sorry we do not have any pool or spa facilities I'm afraid
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"Most rooms with DDB deal are double on the first floor. Twin rooms on second floor are fine, but you may have..."
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"Ask for a room at the back as the front is next to the road with the occasional lorry."
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"Maybe upstairs top rooms as floor boards above you can be creaky"
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"Most rooms face on to the road but it's not a busy road so you don't hear much traffic."
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