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Brae, ZE29QJ, Scotland
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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25 reviews 25 reviews
14 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

Without any doubt the feature of any stay at Drumquin House will be the dinner. The menu is excellent and the delicious food supplied is presented beautifully and very artistically by very welcoming and friendly staff. Even if you don't intend to stay there you must pay a visit to sample the cuisine. I can thoroughly recommend it. Well done... More

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London, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

We travelled Shetland five days and the Drumquin out of five was the weakest link. Dust had gathered neatly under room furniture, and breakfast was bland with the ping of the microwave omnipresent. There was no menu, although full English (stingy on the bacon) and cereals were available. The bed was small for two with hard pillows and a mattress... More

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Fareham, United Kingdom
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79 reviews 79 reviews
18 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

I was lucky enough to stay at Drumquin Guest House. It is easy to find - if you happen to land at Sumburgh airport it takes about an hour on easy and well sign posted roads (head North and then follow signs for Brae when they kick in) and the guest house is just in the left as you come... More

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

Being a Shetlander you would think you would know where all the best places to eat would be. This is not the case. When the Drumquin Guest House was mentioned for a meal with family and friends last weekend it was the first I had ever of this place and boy I can tell you I wish I had known... More

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Lowestoft, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2014

In 2012 my wife and I cycled 3000 miles of the North Sea Cycle Route which took us through the Shetlands. Of all the places we stopped at on our 3 month tour this is the one we still talk about, the best of the trip. We were so lucky they had had a cancellation as I get the impression... More

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Nottingham
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25 reviews 25 reviews
14 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2013 via mobile

I recently visited Shetland for work, I needed to stay in the vicinity of Sullom Voe, so Brae was an oblivious choice, what I found lacking was just that, choice, there was a hotel at over £100 per night, no doubt very pleasant, then there was an over priced mediocre motel style hotel at £80 per night, I count myself... More

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Scalloway, United Kingdom
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28 reviews 28 reviews
7 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2013

Certainly the best food I have had for a long while and I've been several places around the World now.The portions was exceptional,hospitality like nowhere else,certainly worth a visit if you're in Shetland.

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London, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2013

This is a real home from home. The guest lounge is friendly and welcoming - a wood burning stove, and everything to make your stay comfortable. It's an excellent coffee shop during the day too, as well as providing for your evening meal if you want it. Handily adjacent to a prize winning fish and chip shop if you want... More

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Aberdeenshire
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2013

A home from home. A warm welcome from Robert,Leslie & staff who are an asset to them. We stayed for a weekend. We had the use of room's 8&9 lovely clean & plenty of room in them as well. The coffee shop always busy. We enjoyed a lovely meal very big portions & deserts to die for. All in all... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2013 via mobile

It's a small set up, so you order your dinner selection the day before from the menu available online. I'd heard good things about Drumquin before I went but wasn't expecting it to be THAT good! The portion size was on the large side but far from the pile it high bang it out of the kitchen and keep 'em... More

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Address: Brae, ZE29QJ, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Shetland Islands
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Also Known As:
Drumquin Guest House Shetland Islands, United Kingdom

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