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Craig Villa Guest House

42 Kenneth Street, Inverness IV3 5DH, Scotland
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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Gosport, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed here for 7 nights. We were welcomed by Alison the owner with a smile....nothing was too much trouble....our room was very comfortable and cosy. The Craig Villa is in an ideal location for visiting the centre of Inverness and the surrounding areas especially the Lochs and Glens of Bonnie Scotland.. I definitely recommend trying Alison's Highland Breakfast and... More 

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Alison M, Owner at Craig Villa Guest House, responded to this review

Hi folks, thank you very much for writing a review on your stay with us. It was lovely looking after you both & I think we got quite used to each other during the week you were here! It was great fun catching up each morning on your previous day's escapades & thank you for your kind comments on our... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2015

We had a warm welcome from owner Alison and a bright, clean, comfortable room for our 4 day stay earlier this month. Choice of good breakfasts cooked to order and served with a smile. Great location for easy walking to see Inverness. Excellent value for money.

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Alison M, Owner at Craig Villa Guest House, responded to this review

Hi folks, thank you very much for reviewing your stay at Craig Villa! It means a lot to us that guests enjoy their stay & that they are as comfortable as possible! Of course it helps when the guests were as lovely as you were & it was a pleasure looking after you. I hope you enjoyed the rest of... More 

Townsend, Tennessee
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2015

Craig Villa is exactly what you want in a qualiy b&b. Great location, two blocks from thr River Ness, restauraants and shops. For a house that's over 100 years old, the place is immaculate, comfortable and provides a good shower a pleasant bedroom and most of all, a charming and welcoming host. I would definitely stay there again.

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Alison M, Owner at Craig Villa Guest House, responded to this review

Hi folks, thank you so much for taking the time to write a review about your stay at Craig Villa! It was a real pleasure looking after you both & we're very pleased you enjoyed your time here. I sincerely hope you're feeling better & able to continue your vacation with a new spring in your step! Take care &... More 

The Villages, Florida
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2015

We chose this property due to its 5 star rating and location. Upon arrival we were given a tight room that looked to be furnished in the 1970's. The bath was extremely tight, with barely enough room for toilet, sink and shower. My wife also noticed that dust covered much of the room and the ceiling vent was coated with... More 

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Alison M, Owner at Craig Villa Guest House, responded to this review

Hi, The use of the word ‘truth’ in the title of this review is a little unsettling as it appears to covey that we are deliberately misleading people with claims to be a 5-star establishment. We have never been or (more importantly) never claimed to be 5-star accredited. The ‘truth’ is we do hold an overall rating of 5 on... More 

New Haven
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

Craig Villa is in an easy to find location right on A82. The B and B is two blocks from the River Ness and the shopping district. Your hosted, Alison, is a very friendly and hospitable. The breakfast was wonderful and the room spacious and nicely furnished. Plenty of hot water 24/7 and heat all night which Amercas love. An... More 

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Alison M, Owner at Craig Villa Guest House, responded to this review

Hi guys, thank you for taking the time to write about your stay with us. It was a real pleasure looking after you both & I enjoyed our chat during breakfast! Apologies for the star of the show (cat) not showing up, she's normally about & not so elusive! I hope you enjoyed your drive up north & your visit... More 

Otley, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

Stayed for 3 nights , Alison greeted me on arrival and made me feel very welcome . The room was clean and had plenty of tea and coffee for my stay . There was plenty of choice on the breakfast menu for all tastes . It was only a 5 min walk across the River Ness to reach the city... More 

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Inverness, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

Our gratitude to Alison, for such a wonderful stay, her friendliness and warmth linked to the good work and professionalism, her appetising breakfasts and her welcoming home. More than recommendable, no doubt we will be back in our next trip to Inverness. Thank you, Maria and Jesus from Bilbao

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Bridgwater
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

This was our first trip to Craig Villa and what an excellant stay it was and well worthy of the Trip Advisor Certificate of Excellance 2014 The room was perfect with free WiFi, location great...with a 5 minute walk to town, cleanliness of the guest house was superb, the breakfasts were outstanding. As you can see we have fallen in... More 

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Perth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

First time very friendly excellent value for money would pay more very clean with lovely little touches in bathroom such as make up wipes and moisturiser wide range of healthy options for breakfast. Would highly recommend and I will return.

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Urbana, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014 via mobile

Strayed this trip with our 8 month old twins. Alison was very welcoming and helpful! Can't wait to come back again! The guest house is very clean and comfortable and a great location for an easy walk to the town center. Highly recommend!

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