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70 Novar Road, Alness IV17 0RG, Scotland
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Morven House Guest House
Ranked #3 of 5 Alness B&B and Inns
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    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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Bredaryd, Sweden
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10 reviews 10 reviews
7 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We stopped here on our way back from Orkney. Janet and Martin took us in with open arms. The rooms were very nice and comfortable. You have all you need. The only thing that was a little small was the bathroom, but its still ok! In the evening Martin lit the open fire, it was so warm and so cosy.... More

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Lanark, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I would like to thank Martin and Janet for the enjoyable night spent at their guest house. The facilities were good and the room was very comfortable, clean and quiet. The bed was exceptionally comfortable. The breakfast had a good choice of cereals and cooked food, which was nicely cooked and presented. Thank you for making our... More

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Martin Q, Owner at Morven House Guest House, responded to this review

It was a pleasure having you stay with us, we do try to work hard to make everyone's stay as pleasant as possible and we are very glad that you enjoyed your stay albeit it brief and we hope to see you again in the future. You may well see further changes to the place. Kind Regards More

Leicester, United Kingdom
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48 reviews 48 reviews
31 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

On our way to the Orkneys, best value of all the accommodation for 10 day tour. Substantial 3 coarse evening meal with wine just what cyclists need after a hard day ! Flexible timing for early start the next day with a traditional Scottish breakfast. Very hospitable couple! Recommend booking !

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Martin Q, Owner at Morven House Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely review, it was a pleasure having you stay, if only for the one night. We are pleased that you enjoyed your evening meal, (all home cooked, even the greens were from our green house), it is always difficult when starting a new venture, The Averon Eatery will hopefully go from strength to strength now that... More

Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2014

Stayed for only 1 night but made very welcome. The room was quite large with a lovely comfortable bed, a radiator was also there in case it was chilly a nice touch as one never knows how chilly it will be in Scotland in the summer. The breakfast was beautifully cooked and served. Thanks for your hospitality Linda S

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Martin Q, Owner at Morven House Guest House, responded to this review

It was a pleasure having you stay with us albeit for a short stay, we are always looking to improve here at Morven House and when all the necessary works are completed we hope you come back and see all the changes that have been made. Next time you should opt for an evening meal, all home cooked. We hope... More

kirkwall
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2013

pleasant welcome - but VERY pricey for what was provided. An early start meant no cooked breakfast offered and minimal continental provided, followed by being conversed with during said breakfast for FAR longer than it would have taken to cook and provide the proper breakfast. Warned (and accepted) that room was small but would have preferred a shared bathroom to... More

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Martin Q, Owner at Morven House Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for your review, enlightening considering what was discussed before departure, It is a great shame when explaining to guests what is available and at what cost, If the single room is insisted upon then we have to agree to what guests want. More

Chippenham, United Kingdom
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112 reviews 112 reviews
62 hotel reviews
139 helpful votes 139 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2013

Stayed here one night and found it very comfortable. Met at check in by friendly owner and shown room on first floor. Room a twin which was very spacious, lots of storage space and good quality bedding and towels. The bathroom was new and modern and my only complaint could be the water was extremely hot maybe too hot. The... More

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Martin Q, Owner at Morven House Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for your review, as always we try to make all our guests stay as comfortable as possible, we note about the windows, however as a listed building and an old free church manse built in 1843 we have to keep with the theme, we are not allowed double glazed windows. Apart from a train or two we are... More

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21 reviews 21 reviews
17 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2013 via mobile

Received a very warm welcome from Martin and Janet. I stayed in the single room while on my Land's End to John O Groats walk. I was very satisfied with the accommodation and it was very good value for money. Nothing is too much trouble from the hosts who sincerely believe in customer satisfaction. Well done guys. EXCELLENT.

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Martin Q, Owner at Morven House Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for the review, it was a pleasure having you stay with us on you journey through the highlands, we hope that you finished your walk safe and sound. If I remember right please give my regards to Scoff and we may see you again. Regards Martin More

Guildford, United Kingdom
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24 reviews 24 reviews
12 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2013

We stopped at this comfortable guest house on the second evening of the John O Groats to Lands End cycling adventure. Our welcome was superb.Hostess Jenna and host Martin very quickly making us feel at home. The rooms were large and are still 'work in progress' particularly in some of the bathrooms. My own particular room was excellent. Large double... More

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Martin Q, Owner at Morven House Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for your review, it was a pleasure having you all stay, and I am sure JANET (Jenna lol) feels the same way, And that you enjoyed Room 4, which you stayed in, this room has been finished, room 6 has a new shower but yet to be painted, wet wall and sundries now ordered for other shower rooms,... More

New York City, New York
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21 reviews 21 reviews
16 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2013

We stayed here for a one night during our 10 days trip around Highlands. The owner, Martin, was really nice and friendly and welcoming. The breakfast was decent. Martin has fully licensed bar at his B&B so you can enjoy a drink in your room. The room was spacious but really needs some updating. The bathroom was remodeled and was... More

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Martin Q, Owner at Morven House Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for your review, it was pleasant having you stay with us for the one night during your tour. We appreciate your comments regarding modernising the rooms, as you mentioned the bathroom has been completed as part of our business plan which is on schedule and final re decoration will commence during the winter months when rooms are not... More

Walsall, United Kingdom
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15 reviews 15 reviews
9 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2013

We stayed here for three nights in June whilst visiting relatives who live nearby. We were made very welcome by Martin and Janet who are clearly proud of what they are achieving here. They have only had the property 19 months but have turned it from (I am told) a run down hotel into a very welcoming guest house, and... More

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Martin Q, Owner at Morven House Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for your great review, it was a real pleasure having you stay with us and very pleased that your wife will now enjoy a good Scotish Gin, and I will have to convert you over to the local beers as well. It would be a pleasure to see you back again (have to get more Caorunn Gin in)... More

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Additional Information about Morven House Guest House

Address: 70 Novar Road, Alness IV17 0RG, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Scottish Highlands > Ross and Cromarty > Alness
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 6
Also Known As:
Morven House Guest House Alness, Scotland

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