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The Rodel Hotel - CLOSED

Rodel, HS5 3TW, Scotland
+44 1859 520210
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good34%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“venison” (15 reviews)
“cullen skink” (11 reviews)
“mussels” (10 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
British, Scottish, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Rodel, HS5 3TW, Scotland
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1 - 10 of 161 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

First stayed at the Rodel Hotel over thirty years ago and was devastated to arrive and discover it is closed and for sale. terrible, terrible shame and hopefully someone with imagination will resurrect this amazing hotel with so much history in an incredibly beautiful and...More

Thank JohnNerding
Reviewed 13 November 2016

Unfortunately the hotel has now closed due, we were told, to the owner's ill health. It has an excellent reputation for accommodation and food with a superb location on the southern tip of Harris overlooking an old harbour. It is so accessible from all parts...More

Thank Hope-you-save-time
Reviewed 3 November 2016

So sorry to hear this place has been closed, I do hope its only temporary as we had a lovely lunch here back in early June. There really isn't much else down the bottom end of Harris as competition but the hotel didn't suffer for...More

1  Thank mshuttleworth2016
Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

Although closed the area around it alone is worth a visit it is just such a lovely quiet out of the way place. In fact we found it hard to believe it had a Hotel in the first place but since visiting we have found...More

Thank Supertramp15
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Pausing here during our trip through the Outer Hebrides was a really good decision. We arrived following a lengthy boat trip from St Kilda to Leverburgh, whilst we would catch an early ferry from there the following morning. Welcomed by Donnie - our host and...More

Thank George L
Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

My wife and I stayed just after Easter. I had stayed there as a child many years ago. It is such a nice hotel and the welcome from everyone was superb as was the food. You feel like you are on the edge of the...More

Thank Robin M
Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

Cycled half way round Harris and hoped to get some lunch here only to find the hotel closed down. Shame, looked interesting. Rodel still worth a visit tho to see the amazing St Clements church.

Thank RMT77
Reviewed 20 July 2016

Delightful meal - salmon and prawns - served by delightful staff. Amazing secluded location, so someone needs to sacrifice a drink in order to drive. But worth it! Unfortunately hear that it is closing unexpectedly for the summer - wishing everyone involved happier news for...More

Thank jacalyn12
Reviewed 20 July 2016

We stopped here for lunch on our drive around Harris as it is just a stone's throw away from a very interesting church that we wanted to see. We had a fabulous meal of appetizers -- crab cakes, mussels and the tower of haggis --...More

Thank Mary M
Reviewed 17 July 2016

Although fully booked they squeezed us in which was most appreciated. We then had great fresh seafood, risotto and steak. Great hospitality from lovely staff.

Thank Susan M
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Restaurant Details

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Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, View, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rodel, HS5 3TW, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  The Hebrides  >  Outer Hebrides  >  Lewis and Harris  >  Isle of Harris
  • Phone Number: +44 1859 520210
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