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The Anchor Hotel, Johnshaven

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New Road | Johnshaven, Montrose DD10 0HD, Scotland
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The Anchor Hotel, Johnshaven
Ranked #2 of 16 Montrose B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Stirling, United Kingdom
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66 reviews 66 reviews
31 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Booked this as part of my short tour Scotland,never heard of johnshaven before but it's just south of stonehaven.on arrival so friendly ,great reception as we got from all the staff their,room was fine small but ample cost was £70 for two of us b n b.had a walk round the village which was very pleasant and the people we... More

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Mallow, Co. Cork, Ireland
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105 reviews 105 reviews
23 hotel reviews
156 helpful votes 156 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

First a word of warning - booking ahead is strongly advised as the Anchor is deservedly popular! Johnshaven is certainly the prettiest fishing village that we found on the Angus coast so the Anchor has a head start in attracting visitors. Cottages and narrow lanes tumble down to the seafront and the harbour is surrounded by an encouraging array of... More

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Manchester UK
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79 reviews 79 reviews
13 hotel reviews
109 helpful votes 109 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Location is great, just a little way from the sea/harbour, shame it has limited outdoor seating, but they cannot do much about that. The food and menu choice is first class, in fact too many choices!! of lovely fish / food, and certainly the food our party enjoyed could not be faulted in any way, from Haggis bites - Sole... More

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Aberdeen, Scotland
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47 reviews 47 reviews
16 hotel reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Were out house hunting and thought we would try here again after a disappointing first visit. We found the food very average. I had the chantrelle starter which was very greasy and the wilted rocket and spinach was unappetising The toilets were in need new flooring as the vinyl flooring was repaired with black adhesive tapes and the toilet seats... More

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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54 reviews 54 reviews
26 hotel reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

Thoroughly enjoyed a meal at the Anchor while visiting family who were camping in Johnshaven. The hotel/pub's location just off the harbour affords visitors a pre-dinner vista over the North Sea and allows them to provide incredibly fresh seafood for those who are so inclined. We ate in the bar area but they do have a fine-r dining area upstairs... More

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Falkirk, Scotland
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

The Anchor Hotel is a wee gem for those who want to get away from it all but still be in the heart of the tourism jewel that is Angus. The friendly, family-run hotel boasts quaint and well appointed bedrooms, beautifully decorated (we stayed in an en-suite family room, with a double bed and adjoining room with two single beds... More

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Scotland
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22 reviews 22 reviews
8 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

We stayed here last weekend, the food was excellent and the staff very friendly. The width of the double room is exactly what you see in the photos, bed and two cabinets and the same small space at the bottom of the bed. No wardrobe, just a small rail with 4 hangers. Don't take a large case, little room between... More

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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16 reviews 16 reviews
16 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

stayed one night in the old fishermans cottage on the harbour as hotel was fully booked and was pleasantly surprised, wonderful spacious spotlessly clean accommodation with stunning views we ate in the Anchor restaurant for dinner which was awesome would love to go back and stay longer

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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26 reviews 26 reviews
5 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

Been here a few times. lovely little gem just outside Montrose. Food looks amazing fresh lobster and other seafood foods could be classed as cordon bleu menu. friendly staff and punters in a nice ambience

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Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

The friendly welcome & service and the outstanding food by Greg & his team is just amazing .... Everything is freshly made and a seafood lovers dream, although plenty if you prefer your meat. I really can't praise this little gem highly enough and all the girls are so friendly, I can't think of anyone saying a bad thing. 5... More

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Address: New Road | Johnshaven, Montrose DD10 0HD, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Angus > Montrose
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
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The Anchor Hotel, Johnshaven Montrose, Scotland

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