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The Cross at Kingussie

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Tweed Mill Brae, Ardbroilach Rd, Kingussie PH21 1LB, Scotland
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Ranked #2 of 5 hotels in Kingussie
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 4 days ago
Christine S Stafford, United Kingdom
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Stafford, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We booked into this delightful bijou hotel as we wanted to try the highly-rated restaurant. It was all we hoped for, and more! From the warm welcome to the superb evening meal and breakfast, the whole experience was totally memorable.Set next to a beautiful river and nestling among trees which are home to red squirrels, the hotel was historically a... More

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34 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stopped overnight on the way up to Orkney and wish it had been longer. Very appealing position on the banks of a stream: charming, well appointed rooms and a, warm welcome . As we were arriving too late for the evening meal [most regrettably] we were just glad to crash out with a pot of tea in our rooms... More

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Falkirk,Scotland
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43 reviews 43 reviews
15 hotel reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

We had a great night on our way north. The food is truly amazing and certainly worth choosing the tasting menu! From the amuse bouche to the Lobster, the soup to the two delicious desserts ( soufflé was divine!), from the scallop cooked to perfection to the variety of homemade rolls, we were treated to a top quality dinner. Our... More

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Salisbury, United Kingdom
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13 reviews 13 reviews
5 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

Stayed here en route to a holiday in the Highlands. The choice was determined by the prospect of some good food and a pleasant place to stay, we were not disappointed. Tried the tasting menu, faultless, the wine choices were sublime and the whole evening memorable. Stayed over in one of the rooms really comfortable and were made to feel... More

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17 reviews 17 reviews
7 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

With a little trepidation and some concern that we would leave the table hungry, we stayed here one night en route for home in June 2014. The room was clean and fresh-looking. I had requested the riverside room as I wanted to hear the sound of the water - I loved that. The hotel is convenient for the town but... More

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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27 reviews 27 reviews
7 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

Stayed here for 2 nights, lovely ambiance. Nice open bright feel to the place and lovely views outside to the river and lots of greenery. The owners are very friendly and helpful - provided us with sandwiches in our room early afternoon although not on the menu. The restaurant is spacious, open and bright with lovely paintings on the walls.... More

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

Looking for a late break a month ago. Very good room - with the balcony. The tasting menu with the wines was superb, good range of whisky for afterwards. Excellent breakfast the following morning. Looking forward to the next time

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5 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

My husband and I spent one night in the room with the balcony which was very nice . The restaurant was very cold and sad I felt with a fitted kitchen as a bar . The food was fantastic until the main course when the food became very fussy and tasteless . The cheese selection was poor for the price... More

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Morpeth, United Kingdom
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4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2014

We spent the last night of a Highlands and Islands jaunt here and it made a memorable finale. The spacious room, with a small balcony, over looking the pleasantly burbling burn, was delightful and had the most comfortable bed of the fortnight. The floor show by the burn from the resident grey wagtails and dippers was most welcome, as was... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2014

A converted tweed mill in Kingussie, a short drive from outdoor action in Cairngorms. A truly impressive restaurant which would please the most discerning urbanite food connoisseur. The tasting menu with the chosen wines was wonderful.

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Address: Tweed Mill Brae, Ardbroilach Rd, Kingussie PH21 1LB, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Scottish Highlands > Aviemore and the Cairngorms > Kingussie
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — The Cross at Kingussie 4*
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A contemporary five star restaurant with eight comfortable bedrooms set in a converted tweed mill and situated in 4 acres of riverside grounds within Cairngorm National Park. AA three-rosette award winning dinners feature the highest quality fresh, local, and seasonal produce, all complimented by a 300 bin wine list and around 40 specialist malt whiskies. ... more   less 
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