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Overscaig House Hotel

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  • Excellent74%
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  • Average1%
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“loch shin”(33 reviews)
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Room Service
Family Rooms
Bar/Lounge
Fitness centre
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Wheelchair Access
Golf Course
3 Star Hotel
The Overscaig House Hotel sits at the heart of Sutherland in the Northern Highlands of Scotland and our guests enjoy the peace and tranquility of its wonderful location overlooking Loch Shin. We have 8 modern en-suite bedrooms, all of which have tea & coffee trays, Freesat TV & DVD and...
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Loch Shin | By Lairg, Lairg IV27 4NY, Scotland
79.6 km to Inverness Airport
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Reviewed 3 June 2018

We stayed for one night on our recent amble through the highlands and had an excellent time in every respect. Although it is in a remote location the single track roads are ok and the journey stunning on a gloriously sunny day. We were warmly...More

Thank Annabell489
Response from Martin F, Owner at Overscaig House HotelResponded 4 June 2018

Thank you for your wonderful review. We look forward to seeing you again. Cheers.

Reviewed 29 May 2018

Good hotel with very helpful owners. Our loch view room was larger and well equipped. It is important to note that the Hotel does not open for check in until 5pm but the owner contacted us in advance to warn us of this. Our only...More

Thank PG4536
Response from Overscaig, Owner at Overscaig House HotelResponded 30 May 2018

Thank you for your review and your comments. Just a note, we open for check-in from 4.30pm and you are right the nearest village is 20 miles away but no need to be concerned, we have both bar and restaurant available in the evening. Plan...More

Reviewed 16 May 2018 via mobile

Brilliant place to stay. The hosts could not do more. Loads of little touches to improve your stay. Scenery is superb. We ate in the bar rather than the restaurant and the food was fantastic best haddock and chips I have ever had. Very friendly...More

Thank Mike M
Response from Overscaig, Owner at Overscaig House HotelResponded 18 May 2018

Thank you for your excellent review and for the detail you have given - maybe by the time you are next here BT will have upgraded our exchange - probably best not to wait that long! Cheers.

Reviewed 22 January 2018

We booked this hotel for two nights at the end of September 2017, but due to illness I am just writing this review now because it is an amazing place to stay. We had a really warm welcome from Martin on arrival and like some...More

Thank 57dotty
Response from Overscaig, Owner at Overscaig House HotelResponded 24 January 2018

Thank you for a superb review and for taking the time to write it. We hope your illness is well in the past and you are looking forward to the next holiday season! We would look forward to meeting you again if you venture to...More

Reviewed 2 November 2017

I doubt there is a better place anywhere in the UK to enjoy your breakfast. Overscaig House is a wonderfully remote hotel, surrounded by exceptional scenery and superbly run by Martin and his wife where we enjoyed a recent 3 night stay. The rooms were...More

Thank KenandJacquie
Response from Overscaig, Owner at Overscaig House HotelResponded 5 November 2017

Thank you - not just for the wonderful review but also for taking the time to submit it - it means a lot to us. We hope you can make it back our way again. Cheers.

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Pool
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
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Room Service
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Breakfast Available
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Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
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US$152 - US$269 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Price range
US$152 - US$269 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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"Ask for a room over looking the loch, beautiful."
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"Overscaig in remote so plan your evening meals accordingly especially like us if you are travelling a long..."
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"Room with views of loch shin"
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"Best views at the back with views of loch."
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