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Strathness House

4.0 of 5 Small Hotel   |   4 Ardross Terrace, Inverness IV3 5NQ, Scotland (Formerly Tower Hotel)
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Ranked #40 of 217 Inverness B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
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FALKIRK
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We are just back from a weekend in the Scottish highlands and stayed at this guest house for 1 night (30th august) - This place is first class in all the right ways, although we were only there for one night we experienced a very nice balance of friendliness with professionalism, the guest house is beautifully presented in terms of... More

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London, United Kingdom
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3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Arrived fairly late on a Saturday to a very friendly reception. Clean and high standard rooms, good wifi and quiet all night. Slept very well in a comfortable bed with a great view over the Ness. Would definitely recommend and will come back here on my next visit.

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12 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I stayed here for four nights and we would have liked to have stayed longer as it is such a lovely place. Joan and Javed went out of their way to make us feel welcome and gave us tips on where to eat and places to visit. Our room had a wonderful view overlooking the river and... More

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Singapore, Singapore
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our family of 4 stayed here in July and thoroughly enjoyed this excellent B&B. We took 2 rooms and the one facing the river was nicer.The location next to the river makes for great walks and is within walking distance to pretty much everything. Javed & Joan are great hosts. They serve a very good breakfast and are very patient... More

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HCMC
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5 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Spent 1 night here on my trip to the distilleries around Inverness and found that the experience is fabulous! Amazing view looking over to the river where you can hear the little sound of water - very peace of mind indeed! Lovely space beside the window where you can sit back on a chair with a warm tea & oat... More

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Marlow, United Kingdom
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55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Firstly, the people at this B&B are excellent, very charming and helpful. The location is great too. They serve a good breakfast and the rooms are fine (a little small but fine). The thing that sets this place apart is Javid. He is a lovely bloke and full of cheery greetings and helpful advice.

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texavilla, Owner at Strathness House, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your kind words. We are very pleased that you enjoyed your stay and we hope that we can welcome you again in the future. More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very friendly staff, nice and clean, good breakfast. Comfortable room. Javed was VERY helpful and kind. He has a great empathy with guests (like us) who arrive with the blank faces of Strangers in a Strange Land, and explained the workings of the shower (a first for us in the Kingdom of Weird (to us) Plumbing!). He gave directions to... More

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texavilla, Owner at Strathness House, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review your stay with us. We are very pleased that you enjoyed your stay. More

College Station, Texas
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6 reviews 6 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed two night with Javed and Joan last week. They are fabulous hosts. Went well out of the way to help me and my daughters feel welcomed and comfortable. We spent 4 night in Inverness and wished we could have stayed there all 4 nights, unfortunately they were full and we had to move the last two nights. My... More

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texavilla, Owner at Strathness House, responded to this review

Thank you very much for taking the time to reveiw your stay with us. We are also sorry that we were not able to accommodate you for 4 nights in Inverness. I do hope that you will return some day to the Highlands and especially Inverness. We would be delighted to welcome you all again. More

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8 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014 via mobile

Spent one night during a quick trip through Scotland. Our room faced the river and it was peaceful, and beautiful. The staff was friendly and courteous. Breakfast was nice with several choices. Several good places to eat within walking distance. Was sad to only stay there one night. I would stay there again.

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texavilla, Owner at Strathness House, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your kind words and for taking the time to review your short stay. We are pleased that you enjoyed your stay. We hope that maybe one day you can return. More

North Springfield, Virginia, United States
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22 reviews 22 reviews
6 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

The best thing about this place was the staff. Joan and Javed (?) were very friendly and helpful. They made you feel looked after and cared about. I felt like I was visiting distant relatives, not staying at some stuffy hotel. Parking was no hassle -- we were very fortunate to always find a spot around the corner on the... More

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texavilla, Owner at Strathness House, responded to this review

Thank you for your time for writing a review of your stay with us at Strathness House. We are pleased that you had a good experience during your stay. A lot of potential guests can be a little worried about parking, but as you stated there was no problem. There are numerous options for parking and we are always here... More

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Address: 4 Ardross Terrace, Inverness IV3 5NQ, Scotland (Formerly Tower Hotel)
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Scottish Highlands > Inverness
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Strathness House 4*
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A Victorian terraced townhouse, set on the banks of the river Ness and overlooking the Inverness Castle. Strathness House is a family-run guest house with all the facilities of a small hotel. Of the twelve rooms, eight have beautiful river and castle views. Situated in a prime area of the city centre, it is the ideal place to stay in Inverness where emphasis is placed on the guest with the personal service that is given by the staff. ... more   less 
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