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Garth Hotel & Restaurant

Castle Road, Grantown-on-Spey PH26 3HN, Scotland
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Ranked #3 of 10 hotels in Grantown-on-Spey
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
Borret Falkirk, United Kingdom
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Falkirk, United Kingdom
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25 reviews 25 reviews
13 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We took a few days break to an area of Scotland that we know and love and while we have not stayed in the hotel in the past we have dined there on many occasions. Our stay was arranged at short notice and we received very favourable B&B terms. The hotel has a degree of rustic charm and to reach... More

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Vancouver, Canada
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19 hotel reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Right in the centre of the highlands, very pleasant hotel with restaurant and small pub. Staff are right up to the best in Scottish friendliness and hospitality. Relief from Avimore, as this is a quiet town with local style amenities. Near the major distilleries, Restaurant is great! very good food and informal service. Need to book, as it seems to... More

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Grantown-on-Spey, United Kingdom
4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

The team at the Garth did great job of providing accommodation for our guests and hosting our reception. The manager could not have done more to to make us all comfortable and welcome even driving one of our guests to our wedding venue some 10 miles away! We had a great time and I feel all at the Garth deserve... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014

We stayed here early June and had a very pleasant experience. The room was modern, clean and the breakfast was lovely. I asked if I could have a vegetarian breakfast a few days before and I got a reply within 30 minutes saying that that would not be a problem. My husband had the full breakfast and he said it... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

Spent two nights in the Garth Hotel during a short break in Speyside. Clean and comfortable with friendly, helpful staff. Ate in the restaurant and had a lovely meal. On the second night we enjoyed a fish/chicken supper from the chip shop along the road. Overall very satisfied with our stay. Would recommend this hotel.

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
3 reviews 3 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

Stayed here a few weeks ago, because we were looking for a hotel in the Cairngorms that took dogs. We were pleasantly surprised with the Garth. It looks a bit down-at-heel from the outside, but the room was clean and well-appointed. The bed was comfy (although we had a super king bed made out of two beds pushed together, and... More

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

The hotel is charming inside (the exterior does need a touch up, if I have to be critical). The rooms are comfortable and the breakfast great. The restaurant and bar staff are brilliant. My only irritation was that there is no internet service in the bedroom, which meant that I was sitting in on the staircase (as reception, which was... More

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Bradford, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

Have stayed here a number of times and always had a warm welcome and good stay. Rooms are good and very clean. Staff are excellent and very helpful and friendly. Let me take the dog and had a shed to store bikes. Food was excellent. Will return.

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Jacksonville, Florida
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5 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

We had a great visit to the Garth Hotel while we were in Scotland for our Speyside Whisky Tour. The staff is very friendly and the restaurant and bar are great. The bed was a little small but the experience was well worth the trip. The whisky selection is great as well! If we are in the area again, we... More

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Cambridgeshire, England
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10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2014

Had a great jral reasonably priced for the quality, selection of beer and great selection of whiskey, with a barman who was happy to assist a novice in selecting. Overall a great evening,would definitely return if in the area.

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Address: Castle Road, Grantown-on-Spey PH26 3HN, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Scottish Highlands > Aviemore and the Cairngorms > Grantown-on-Spey
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Garth Hotel Grantown On Spey
Garth Hotel & Restaurant Grantown-On-Spey, Scotland

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The Garth Hotel, standing on the north end of the village square, in the heart of Grantown-on-Spey, was built in the 1850's and began its life as an Inn. Over the years the hotel has prospered, becoming the Premier Independent Hotel in Grantown-on-Spey. This Scottish hotel, near Aviemore, has recently been refurbished to encompass the perfect blend of elegant Victorian design and originality and all modern comforts. Fine hotel accommodation in the Scottish Highlands offering the standard of hospitality that Scotland has become renowned for. ... more   less 
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