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Drakies Cottage

53 Old Perth Road, Inverness IV2 3UP, Scotland
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Sunderland, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We booked the double room for 2 nights and were very pleased with reception we got on arrival from Elaine and Kenny and the room was excellent, spotless, plenty of room. Fresh fruit, cakes, biscuits and bottled water as well as the usual tea and coffee. The bed was very comfortable and we had a great night sleep. In the... More 

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Brighton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015

I needed a place to stay near the hospital so I could visit my Dad and Drakies Cottage was ideally situated and had great reviews. What I found was the best B&B I could imagine that was just as great as all the reviews said, if not better. It is also incredibly good value. Elaine and Ken are lovely, warm,... More 

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Isle of Scalpay, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

For any traveller wanting an excellent bed an breakfast say in Inverness, we heartily recommend Drakies Cottage. Elaine prepares the rooms to a very high standard, with little extra touches that makes the stay special. Whilst Ken makes well presented tasty breakfasts, all in all a great place to stay.

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

GREAT BB would go back i would even move in would like to thank Elaine and Ken for all the kind words the room was wonderful so many great extras in room and bath room i would give your. BB 10 Stars and you two a gold star so go if you can you will have great accommodation and a... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2014

whilst exploring B & B's in Inverness we came across Drakies Cottage, what caught our eye was that it was near to the venue were we were attending our friends wedding. And that we noticed that Ken was a taxi driver as we needed to be picked up from the airport and to take us to the wedding venue, ken... More 

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Lochboisdale, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2013

I have just returned from Inverness, having been booked into Drakies Cottage for 3 nights! I have stayed in hotels and B & B's on a regular basis over the years, but this accommodation is by far the best! Elaine has obviously done her research and has so many nice little extras in the room, eg, fresh fruit daily, shortbread,... More 

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2013

I would like to sing the praises for this fantastic b & b from 'the Highlands to the Lowlands!'. I stayed at Drakies Cottage recently, on two separate occasions, and would recommend it wholeheartedly . I do love a 'nice hotel' and have never been a big fan of b & b's.However, staying at Drakies Cottage has certainly changed my... More 

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Portree, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2013

My daughter and I stayed when my husband was in hospital and we were made to feel so welcome by both Elaine and Ken. The room was fantastic, more than you would expect - fresh fruit and biscuits and the scottish tablet was much appreciated by my daughter!! I called to book again on very short notice and Elaine was... More 

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Isle of Skye, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2013

A wonderful b&b! I stayed several nights while my husband was in Raigmore Hospital, was made to feel very 'at home'. The room was delightful with lots of nice touches....the home baking and fresh fruit were especially welcome! Elaine and Ken have succeeded in combining first class service and warm hospitality. We have returned twice and are planning a visit... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2013 via mobile

I stayed here on two occasions when my mother was in hospital. The rooms were spotless and had more facilities than you would get in many hotels. The location is easy walking distance of Raigmore hospital, at most 5mins. I would without any doubt, recommend this B&B.

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