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Canalside, Fort Augustus PH32 4BA , Scotland
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The Holt B&B
Ranked #2 of 28 Fort Augustus B&B and Inns
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

What a fantastic place to stay! 5 of us turned up soaking wet on motorbikes at 8 pm to a great warm welcome, clothing was dried in tumble driers for us, other gear hung up in garage to dry, nothing was a problem for these great hosts! The whole place was immaculate throughout! Very high spec rooms and great attention... More

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Clean, easy to find, comfortable, well priced, great facilities, spectacular view out of the conservatory and hosts who go the extra mile for you! Phil and Claire are wonderful people, they made us feel welcome in every way, even providing information on where to eat, walks, favourite watering holes and the best coffee in the area. Beds are very comfortable,... More

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Lexington, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We spent two nights here while we were walking the Great Glen Way. Phil and Claire were outstanding and attentive hosts. When we arrived I asked where the launderette was, because we'd assumed that in a town the size of Fort Augustus we'd be able to take care of our dirty clothes. They said that, sadly, there wasn't one, but... More

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Durham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

One of. ....if not the nicest B and B...we have ever stayed in, right from the meet and greet....to the " Do come again ". Attention to detail and guest comfort is foremost for Phil and Claire and location is superb. I believe in honest reviews and top marks in every way for this accommodation.

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Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

the Holt has everything you need in a good b and b, its clean, modern, good size rooms with on-suites, excellent breakfast, smells lovely and it has Phil. Phil really understands how to make his guests feel special, nothing was too much trouble, from drying our drying our coats and shoes when were caught in the rain, sharing his knowledge... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We spent three nights at the Holt and loved it. Location is great. Room was great. The breakfast room was wonderful overlooking the River Oich. Phil and Clare are great hosts, We enjoyed watching boats go through the locks including the former Royal racing yacht "Bloodhound. The room had lots of information regarding the village and area.. Attention to detail... More

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Gif-sur-Yvette, France
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This lovely B&B is right on the Caledonian and you can actually watch the boats going up and down the locks. Phil and Clare are the most dedicated and friendly hosts and they give you plenty of advice if you ask for it. Room was very comfortable, bedding excellent, bathroom great. Sparkling clean, perfect for relaxing. Plenty of parking. The... More

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Suffolk, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

What a great little B&B with a great location and stunning views from both the front and back of the house. Phil and Clare are excellent hosts, very welcoming and helpful with local information. The property is located on the canal side, right next to the loch gates connecting the Caledonian Canal to Loch Ness at the front of the... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

My husband and I stayed a night recently. We felt very welcome, Phil & Clare are lovely friendly hosts. The room was relaxing and bright, the bed very comfortable and the shower really enjoyable. And the view from the conservatory where you have your breakfast is straight onto the garden which ends at the river, where there is an old... More

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Chalfont St. Giles, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014

This B&B is right on the trail and a wonderful stop off with bright, fresh rooms, comfortable beds and particularly welcoming owners. Breakfast was delicious served in a consevatory with a beautiful view Unreserved recommendation

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Address: Canalside, Fort Augustus PH32 4BA , Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Scottish Highlands > Loch Ness > Fort Augustus
Also Known As:
The Holt B&B Fort Augustus, Scotland - Loch Ness

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Situated in the heart of Fort Augustus, on the Great Glen Way, The Holt is only a short walk from Loch Ness and all local amenities.With the Caledonian Canal to the front of the property and the River Oich flowing at the rear, breakfast is served in the conservatory with stunning views of the river and the surrounding mountains.All guest bedrooms are en-suite and situated on the ground floor with safe storage of bikes and canoes in the garage if needed.We are open all year round. ... more   less 
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