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The Star Hotel

Kingussie, Scotland
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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107 reviews 107 reviews
23 hotel reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Very basic hotel and low cost. Location is fine for Cairngorms. Rooms are rather dated and the shower (room 1) certainly needs sorting out. But generally very clean and with friendly staff. Food was similarly basic but perfectly acceptable. All told it was reasonable value for money with no frills.

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Newcastle
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Well it may be a different hotel, but with Gill and Mick at the helm, the stay was exactly as expected. Great food, great atmosphere, great staff and great service. Just what I would expect after serveral New Year stays with them. It just goes to show that if you get the right staff / management you can always give... More 

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Stirling, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
7 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Another great new year at the STAR food was very good and the entertainment was FABULUS Must say Gill and all the staff were really very helpful and friendly, people are going on about the state of the hotel we no it is needing some T.L.C. but the beds are spotless and there are one or two faults with the... More 

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2014

Spent a really enjoyable 3 night break at The Star during Kingussie Xmas light switch on, and what a really enjoyable weekend it was. The hotel was fairly basic but clean and comfortable and the staff were pleasant and friendly. It was very cold outside and snowing, but we felt the hotel, although burning a (not very well stoked log... More 

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Leslie, Fife, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

This is a good value for money hotel. The décor in the rooms is a bit tired but have recently upgraded bed linen and now has nice fluffy towels. Tea and coffee in the room. I have been visiting many years and miss the tea and coffee after dinner. The hotel staff are very friendly and the hotel is dog... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

I have just returned from this hotel. £59 for 2 nights stay. Great value. Food was all homemade. Staff very friendly. Hotel old fashioned but clean. You get a choice for dinner. When you book you are asked if you want room with shower or bath.

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peterhead
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21 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014 via mobile

Well what can I say the staff members were very friendly the accommodation was good ideally located in the heart of Kingussie,the waitress was very friendly and was really good at her job nothing seemed to be a problem,we stayed in room 6 for a few days the only down side was having to leave will be back as soon... More 

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Maud
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

Stayed at the star hotel for a weekend break catching up with friends. Very friendly staff, good food and live entertainment nightly. Room spacious and clean. Tv quite old portable but worked fine and free wifi. Bathroom very compact toilet and bath, sink was in the bedroom but overall value for money in what price was. Central for the various... More 

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Spalding, United Kingdom
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15 reviews 15 reviews
11 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

Stayed here on business, heading further up in to Scotland. The welcome is friendly enough, be sure to arrive early as parking is of a minimum! I had dinner here which was very nicely cooked and hot, The room I satyed in was as basic as it comes really, no shower, only a bath, which put me on a downer... More 

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Washington
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33 reviews 33 reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

Staying at the Star Hotel was one of the most enjoyable nights we had in all of Scotland over 10 days. The room was clean and provided everything we needed, which was a bed, and a shower and a hairdryer, and all your typical amenities,it was clean and comfortable and fairly priced. Had a fantastic dinner just before the kitchen... More 

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Address: Kingussie, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Scottish Highlands > Aviemore and the Cairngorms > Kingussie
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Number of rooms: 35
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