Balavil Hotel - Newtonmore

Main Street, Newtonmore, United Kingdom, PH20 1DL  show map
 3 stars
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Balavil Hotel - Newtonmore

Wi-Fi
Parking

On-site parking

Luggage storage
24-hour

Late check-in/ -out

24-hour reception

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

Cafe

Fitness/ Gym

Exercise gym

Swimming pool

Indoor swimming pool

Spa and relaxation

Sauna

Overview

The 3-star Balavil Hotel is set about 4.1 km from Kingussie Golf Club.

Balavil Hotel lies about 10 minutes' walk from the city center. This family property is located in the heart of Newtonmore.

The hotel allows quick access to a river and parks.

Balavil Hotel is around 60 minutes' drive from Inverness airport.

Rooms

There are 51 comfortable rooms appointed with individual climate control, central heating, multi-channel television, a dressing area and a closet. For more comfort a bathtub, a shower and free toiletries are provided.

Eat & Drink

The Pantry pampers guests with Scottish dishes and lies within 250 meters of the property.

Services

Guests can use medical service, laundry and cloakroom service as well as a safe deposit box, an elevator and a cloakroom.

Relax

A swimming pool, snooker tables and a tennis court are offered on site. Active guests will enjoy snow skiing, hiking and fishing provided on-site.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Private parking is possible on site for free.

Number of rooms:   51.

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Facilities

General

  • No smoking on site
  • Wi-Fi
  • On-site parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour reception
  • Late check-in/ -out
  • No pets allowed
  • No wheelchair access
  • Air conditioning in public areas
  • Elevator
  • Currency exchange
  • Bicycle storage

Sports & Fitness

  • Exercise gym
  • Skiing
  • Hiking
  • Tennis court
  • Golf course
  • Fishing

Services

  • Room service
  • Laundry
  • Medical facilities service

Dining facilities

  • Breakfast
  • Restaurant with air conditioning
  • Cafe
  • Bar/ Lounge area

Children's facilities

  • High chairs
  • Children's menu

Leisure facilities

  • Indoor swimming pool
  • Leisure/ TV room
  • Sauna

Room facilities

  • Dressing area
  • Tea and coffee facilities

Self-catering

  • Electric kettle

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 3 pm FREE
Check-out until 11 am FREE

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

Main Street, Newtonmore, United Kingdom, PH20 1DL

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City Center
  • Newtonmore
    1400 ft
Airports
  • Inverness (INV)
    33.0 mi
  • Dundee (DND)
    59.3 mi
Restaurants
  • Letterbox Restaurant (cuisine: Scottish)
    800 ft
  • The Pantry
    800 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of rooms:
    51

Hotel Awards

UKHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedNewtonmoreBalavil Hotel

According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
Best 3 Star Hotels in United Kingdom

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Rooms and availability

Balavil Hotel photos Exterior Hotel information
Standard Twin Room
  • Room size:

    175 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Bathtub
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  • General:Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Carpeted floor
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
Room Description:

This twin room features a electric kettle and tea/coffee maker

Balavil Hotel photos Exterior Hotel information
Double Room
  • Room size:

    175 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Bathtub
    • + More
  • General:Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Carpeted floor
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
Room Description:

This double room features a electric kettle and tea/coffee maker

Balavil Hotel photos Exterior Hotel information
Triple Room
  • Room size:

    175 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    3 Single beds

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • + More
  • General:Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Carpeted floor
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Media:TV
  • Wake up service
Balavil Hotel photos Exterior Hotel information
Single Room
  • Room size:

    90 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    1 person

  • Bed type:

    1 Single bed

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • + More
  • General:Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Carpeted floor
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Media:TV
  • Wake up service
Balavil Hotel photos Exterior Hotel information
Family Room
  • Room size:

    175 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • + More
  • General:Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Carpeted floor
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Media:TV
  • Wake up service

Balavil Hotel Location

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What's nearby

Popular areas

  • City Center1000 ft

Museums

  • Highland Folk Museum2000 ft
  • Clan Macpherson2300 ft

Local attractions

  • Highland Wildlife Park8.5 mi
    Kincraig, Kingussie

    Near the hotel

    • Clan Macpherson Museum1100 ft
      Main St, Newtonmore
    • Highland Folk Museum2500 ft
      Kingussie Road, Newtonmore
    • Newtonmore Golf Club1300 ft
      Golf Course Road, Newtonmore

    Restaurants nearby

    • Letterbox Restaurant800 ft

      Address: Main Street
      Phone: 01540 673231

      86% likes this, based on 120 reviews
      Cuisine: Scottish

    • The Garden Cafe1100 ft

      Address: Main St
      Phone: 01540 673026

      85% likes this, based on 23 reviews
      Cuisine: Scottish

    • The Glen Hotel Restaurant2100 ft

      Address: Main St.
      Phone: 01540 673203

      78% likes this, based on 152 reviews
      Price Range: USD 13 - USD 24

    • The Pantry800 ft

      Address: Main Street
      Phone: 07789160614

      80% likes this, based on 49 reviews

    • the keepers kitchen1400 ft

      Address: main street

      84% likes this, based on 33 reviews
      Cuisine: Contemporary

    Hotel information
    • Check-in:
      from  3 pm
    • Check-out:
      until  11 am
    • Number of rooms:
      51

    Hotel Awards

    UKHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedNewtonmoreBalavil Hotel

    According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
    Best 3 Star Hotels in United Kingdom

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    Balavil Hotel Reviews

    Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Balavil Hotel

    Average guest rating

    6.6out of 10
    Good
    Based on 33 reviews

    Guest reviews

    • Family with children
      7.4

      swimming pool and sauna were very welcome. close to tourist attractions.

      service slow in restaurant and food mediocre.

    • Couple
      7.4

      The food was good drinks were reasonably priced

      mattresses were too thin. My partner has bad back and mattresses made it worse

    • Couple
      8.2

      We were very happy with the room, comfortable, warm, clean, plenty of towels all with the added bonus of pool and sauna. Breakfast was good, service was quick and the hotel is well situated for Fort William, Aviemore and Inverness.

    • Older travelers
      10.0

      This hotel offers you very good value for money. The hotel is spotless and warm, (apart from the pool). Try it you will not be dissappointed.

    • Group of friends
      6.2

      Sauna.

      Food. Temperature of pool water. Temperature of poolside showers.

    • Group of friends
      6.6

      The staff tried very hard considering after our booking 10 days earlier the hotel had been taken over.

    • Older travelers
      7.8

      Ilmainen parkkipaikka tien toisella puolella, ravintola, huone oli lämmin ja lämmitys toimi. Nettiyhteys ei toiminut huoneessa, piti mennä aulaan. Sauna on päällä klo 8-20, tosin ovi oli rikki eikä saunaa harmiksemme lämmitetty lainkaan.Relatively friendly staff, warm room, heating was good free parking.

      Breakfast was not good as it was said on the website and there were "internals problems" that prevented cooked breakfast. It seems to me that it is hotel's policy to save money since others have previously noticed the same. There was an akward smell in the lobby. We booked this one to be able to go to sauna, but the door was broken and we couldn't go there. Internet in the lobby only. It was said that sauna is free but it would have cost 5 £/ person.

    • Group of friends
      8.8

      friendly and helpful staff.Good location.An interesting little town with the historical village nearby.Good value for money

      The breakfast was meagre because they were waiting for groceries

    • Family with children
      7.8

      The Staff were excellent very helpful,the room was ideal for any one who is there for the outdoors,very nice breakfast with choices,a good location next to bus stops[if required],The swimming pool is a bit small but has a sauna which is ideal to unwind or wake you up.

    • Family with children
      10.0

      Thestaff were very attentive.

      That you told us there was no parking or WI-FI-they have both

    • Single
      7.0

      Nice and warm all the time. Good brakfast in the mornings. The pool and sauna were great.

      A bit of work needs doing to bring the hotel up to standard

    • Older travelers
      5.4

      Nice walks around the kettle hole watching the ducks and the heron. Nice countryside and the pool and sauna was a great treat at the end of the day.

      The hotel is a bit tired looking and very outdated

    • Single
      4.6

      No perferations in the toilet roll!!!!! No scissors either.Costs £5 to use the pool & sauna.Floors really creaky, don`t get a ground floor room.

    • Older travelers
      7.8

      Room nice and warm and swimming pool

      dinner menu and prices

    • Group of friends
      10.0

      The staff were very helpful and friendly.The breakfasts and evening meals were A1. Our room was very clean also.We spent some time in the pool and sauna which both very clean and enjoyable.Overall our stay in the hotel was very enjoyable.

      The food and the pool.

    How to reach hotel

    hotel Balavil Hotel - Newtonmore Newtonmore location
    Show big map »

    Hotel Address:

    Main Street, Newtonmore, United Kingdom, PH20 1DL

    Get directions
    City Center
    • Newtonmore
      1400 ft
    Airports
    • Inverness (INV)
      33.0 mi
    • Dundee (DND)
      59.3 mi
    Restaurants
    • Letterbox Restaurant (cuisine: Scottish)
      800 ft
    • The Pantry
      800 ft
    Hotel information
    • Check-in:
      from  3 pm
    • Check-out:
      until  11 am
    • Number of rooms:
      51

    Hotel Awards

    UKHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedNewtonmoreBalavil Hotel

    According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
    Best 3 Star Hotels in United Kingdom

    Use Badge