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Ruthven Steadings

Ruthven, Kingussie PH21 1NR, Scotland
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Ruthven Steadings
Ranked #2 of 24 Kingussie B&B and Inns
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Hoboken, New Jersey
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43 reviews 43 reviews
20 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The hosts Julie and John were fantastic! Each morning the breakfast was wonderful and so tasty and Julie was always enthusiastic to offer us anything else. We loved the location for hiking and the room was soooo big! We were truly spoiled here and hope to make it back someday.

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Bicester, United Kingdom
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53 reviews 53 reviews
17 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This B&B is amazing. The old tractor shed room is spacious with a huge bed and large ensuite with shower and bath. The breakfast choice is extensive and I highly recommend the Apple filed pancakes served with strawberries, blueberries, raspberries and bananas. Julie is an amazing host who gives a great welcome. Very well situated for all the local attractions.

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Switzerland
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16 reviews 16 reviews
16 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stay 2 nights in July 2014 here. ONLY PERFECT! We loves quetly places. Great Superkingsize-Room, beautiful site, perfect breakfast and a very warm welcome. A stay to come back. Very good tipps to eat. Many thanks. We love this place. We are in 6 b&b this time in scotland. And 5 are Super. Only one are bad. But not... More

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Godalming, United Kingdom
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15 reviews 15 reviews
7 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We ve just returned from our second visit to Ruthven Steadings and all was as perfect as before. Everything is top notch with superb attention to detail. The Old Tractor Shed is huge, modern and has all the comforts you could want. The surroundings / garden is lovely and perfectly kept. Julie and John make you feel completely at home... More

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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Ruthven Steadings is situated near the edge of Kingussie, on a quiet road, which is the scenic route to beautiful Glenmore, with it's many opportunities for outdoor activities. Staying here for a couple of nights, we especially appreciated the spacious room, the comfortable beds and the peace and quiet. Julie welcomed us warmly, and is a helpful hostess, giving many... More

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Longmont, Colorado
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

My husband and I stayed 2 nights in the Old Tractor Shed while touring Scotland from the USA. The room was large and very comfortable with a great breakfast. Julie was very helpful and hospitable. I recommend this poace and its hosts very highly.

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Daintree
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48 reviews 48 reviews
39 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2014

Have just recently had three nights in Kingussie with Julie and John.. Huge, comfortable room with lots of added treats like fresh fruit and chocolates. A fabulous breakfast, again with added treats. Delightful people who enjoy what they do, which is always refreshing. They are rightfully proud of the work they have done and the refuge they have created. A... More

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014

My husband and I stayed in the Old Tractor Shed for two nights in April while touring Scotland from New Zealand. The room and ensuite bathroom are huge as is the super king size bed. It was so comfortable and warm in the Old Tractor Shed. There are wonderful treats like a daily bowl of fresh fruit and a biscuit... More

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Dundee, Scotland
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23 reviews 23 reviews
13 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2014

All the superlatives for Ruthven Steadings and Julie and John's wonderful hospitality seem to have been used by previous guests. Suffice to say all are on the mark and well justified. Just visit here if you are in the area and you won't be disappointed.

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Glasgow
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2014

My husband Malcolm and I stayed here recently for two nights. We have stayed before in the B&B and also I one of the self catering cottages. We have always found Julie and John very welcoming hosts. We stayed in the old tractor shed room which is huge with an equally huge ensuite. We found this very much to our... More

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Address: Ruthven, Kingussie PH21 1NR, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Scottish Highlands > Aviemore and the Cairngorms > Kingussie
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Also Known As:
Ruthven Steadings Kingussie, Scotland, UK

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Superb 4-star fully renovated steading in a quiet and scenic location just l mile from Kingussie, 12 miles south of Aviemore, in the Cairngorm National Park, set in 2 acres. Two spacious ensuite rooms with lots of character and handmade elm furniture. Superkingsize beds, wooden beams, wooden floors, flat screen TVs, DVDs, leather sofas. Hall with wooden burning stove. Full Scottish Breakfast, vegetarian options, home made bread and jams. Central for Visitor Attractions, golf l mile, watersports 6 miles, snow skiing 19 miles. ... more   less 
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