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Columba Hotel Inverness by Compass Hospitality

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  • Average25%
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Breakfast Buffet
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Reviewed yesterday

Recently stayed in this hotel , very disappointed. Mattresses very old and emitted a foul odor.. Hotel gave our room key another guest, serious lack of security. Wonky plumbing and noisy from street activities. Front desk did not honor our request for wake up call...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago

Visited during a day trip to Inverness with a touring company. Good seating area out the front right on the river. Soup and Sandwich combo perfect for our lunch stop. Even better that the sun was out.

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Response from gm563, General Manager at Columba Hotel Inverness by Compass HospitalityResponded yesterday

Dear Guest, thank you for your lovely review of our MacNabs Bistro. We are delighted that you enjoyed your meal and even better enjoyed it in the sunshine. Kind regards Columba Hotel

Reviewed 3 days ago

The saving grace of the Columba Hotel was the willingness of the staff. However, and despite the price and full occupancy, the hotel falls down on effficient practices and basic things that travellers need because it seems to be run on a shoestring. For example,...More

Thank janette19502018
Response from gm563, General Manager at Columba Hotel Inverness by Compass HospitalityResponded 2 days ago

Dear Guest, thank you for taking the time to provide feedback. We are very sorry for the shortfalls that you experienced. The cereals provided are a variety from Special k, Weetabix, Fruit & Fibre. Corn Flakes and Coco Pops with other toppings such as dried...More

Reviewed 4 days ago

We stayed here for 2 nights. The room was average, and the shower was average at best. When booking, we could not choose to not have dinner included, yet, we had the feeling that the hotel was quite unorganised in catering for hotel guests meals,...More

Thank travelannamarias
Response from gm563, General Manager at Columba Hotel Inverness by Compass HospitalityResponded 2 days ago

Dear Guest, our sincere apologise for your disappointing stay at the Columba Hotel. We will speak to our team following your issues regarding booking an evening meal. With kind regards Columba Hotel.

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We were here for two nights. The shower did not drain and it was quite a nasty discovery upon showering. I alerted the front desk and she sent someone up. It helped, but still did not drain properly. The window in the room and in...More

1  Thank lisamarieclarktx
Response from gm563, General Manager at Columba Hotel Inverness by Compass HospitalityResponded 2 days ago

Dear Guest, thank you for your feedback. We are very sorry for your poor experience and hope the team were able to provide you with an alternative room following your issues experienced. Kind regards Columba Hotel

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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Room Service
Bar/Lounge
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
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Bar/Lounge
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Price range
US$124 - US$369 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#11 Luxury Hotel in Inverness
Room types
Suites, Family Rooms, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Price range
US$124 - US$369 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#11 Luxury Hotel in Inverness
Room types
Suites, Family Rooms, Non-Smoking Rooms
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dk012016
10 March 2018|
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Response from Rihana S | Reviewed this property |
For one of the floors the lift kind of stops between floors and then there are doors and stairs. Best to ask for an accessible room if stairs will be a problem.
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rjones147
9 February 2018|
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Response from Isafclark | Reviewed this property |
No car park on site but a couple of minutes walk to car park at the Cathedral
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jmgeorgia3
26 July 2017|
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Response from gm563 | Property representative |
Good Afternoon, in response to your question, we do try to allocate rooms where guests that are booked as a group are as close as possible to each other. As there are a mixture of room types in the Hotel it is not always... More
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"Avoid room 125"
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"Ask for a room that does not look out on the back courtyard where bottles are dumped in a bin about 10pm at..."
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"Try to get a room with river views, a bit more expensive but worth it, especially in the summer months."
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"There was no air conditioner but there was a fan provided."
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