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Cawdor House

7 Cawdor Street, Nairn IV12 4QD, Scotland
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Cawdor House
Ranked #9 of 34 Nairn B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Virginia, United States
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed 2 nights as part of a small group tour. Beautiful room, nice bathroom with heated towel rack and very good food. The hosts were excellent-friendly and very conscientious of our comfort. Great, quiet location, enjoyed walking to the beach. Location is central to many attractions.

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Wiehl, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

Great B&B with a lovely breakfast. Very central but yet quiet with a nice couple as hosts, thank you for a great time although we had such bad weather when visiting Loch Ness! We loved the big room with ensuite and a big bathtub! :-)

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Devon
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13 reviews 13 reviews
11 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2014

We stayed for one night in Nairn, and we picked the Cawdor at random on the internet, what a good choice, the rooms were clean, comfortable and of a good size. The proprietor was very friendly and informative, we stay in many b and b's and we all agreed that the breakfast was the best we have ever had and... More

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Whittington, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2014

Should have done this review before so our daughter says, not use to writing these things (its an age thing),so where to begin Mairi and Paul perfect hosts nothing is to much touble,breakfast to die for, cooked to perfection ,the eggs lovely and runny yu yu and served with a smile and a helping of local knowledge by Paul which... More

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Barnsley, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2013

Unexpected stay here due to being let down last minute at another B&B. Checked out the reviews and this looked a good last minute option. Only a king-sized room left which we took even though it was above our budget. The room was large, clean with good en-suite. However, arriving at short notice the heating had not been on and... More

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Punta Gorda, Florida, United States
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2013

Sparkling clean, wonderful room, friendly hosts, conveniently located. It doesn't get any better than this. Because I have celiac disease, I am always grateful to folks like this who went out of their way to find gluten-free sausages and bread. It makes my life easier, and says that these people really care about their guests. Two very minor negatives. No... More

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Iowa City, Iowa
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2013

I spent several nights at Cawdor House B&B in July of this year, so a bit late with the review. I have traveled extensively and this is the first time I have felt that I absolutely needed to write a review. The B&B is lovely, very clean and well furnished. I loved that my room was bright and cozy, the... More

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Scotland
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2013

The friendliness and service at Cawdor House is outstanding. Perfectly positioned, clean, private, great food, and a very short walk to all facilities. The hosts happily went out of their way to provide us with a small request, which really made us feel warm and welcome from a long journey from Australia.

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Aberdeen
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4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2013

Just have to say what an enjoyable visit we had to Cawdor House in Nairn. Beautiful room, brilliant breakfast and very amiable hosts - 10/10. And, Mairi, many, many thanks for forwarding the scarf we left behind - very much appreciated !

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MairiBanks, Owner at Cawdor House, responded to this review

We always enjoy the fact that we can make our guests feel at home, we hope to see you and your wife again and hopefully you can have a longer stay and enjoy all that Nairn can offer. More

Inverness, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2013

The staff are very very helpful! We arrived suddenly and although it was a very busy night the Lady with the bobbed blonde hair did find us a table. She was very helpful and always smiling :) The food was out of this world and it has been the very first for me ever....I managed to empty my plate!! Definitely... More

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Address: 7 Cawdor Street, Nairn IV12 4QD, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Scottish Highlands > Nairn
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Also Known As:
Cawdor House Nairn, Scotland

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Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Close to the town center of Nairn, and within easy walking distance of the beach, Cawdor House is an elegant Victorian Manse, lovingly restored to it's former glory. It is an ideal location for exploring the Highlands, with excellent communications. Enjoy a cup of tea and home-baking by the fire when you arrive, and a fantastic highland breakfast to set you up for a day admiring the beautiful scenery and history, golf, fishing, riding- just a few activities to be found close by. ... more   less 
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