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Thistle House Guest House

St Catherines | Inverary, Cairndow PA25 8AZ, Scotland
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Ranked #1 of 3 Cairndow B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2013
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 5 days ago
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Western Ireland, Ireland
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57 reviews 57 reviews
16 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We had a wonderful stay and the Thistle, the room was beautiful and clean,very luxurious and the location is so tranquil and magical. Breakfast were of a high quality and the choice each morning certainly filled you up for the day ahead. Would certainly recommend a visit you will not be disappointed.

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

Very friendly and helpful hosts. Room and breakfast superb. Lounge with log fire an absolute gem. Great location with lovely views across Loch Fyne. Had a very enjoyable stay and would definitely go back if visiting the area again

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Leavenworth, Washington
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We spent one night here on our way back from Islay. Lovely location with a great view of the loch and the hills beyond. Our room was elegant and comfortable, well appointed. We had a good night's sleep in a comfortable bed. The large yet cozy lounge was equipped with glasses, a perfect place for a drink in front of... More

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London, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was a lovely and quaint B&B in a great location, on Loch Fyne with views over the Loch. Good and ample breakfast and clean and comfortable rooms. I would definitely recommend this place to others.

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2014 via mobile

Stayed in the Lomond suite for 4nights but 5 days. We arrived on the 30th December and we were greeted by Alistair and Jennifer. Two of the most loveliest genuine good people you could ever meet. We were given a choice of rooms as we were staying a little bit longer than most guest and to be honest ALL of... More

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Downham Market, United Kingdom
18 reviews 18 reviews
8 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2014

Arrived 30th Dec 2013 for New Year break for 3 nights. Don't know where to start! Fabulous location. Fabulous food. Alistair and Jenifer truly are wonderful hosts. Nothing is too much trouble. An example of nothing being too much trouble - arrived needing my grey roots doing, but not had time. Didn't want to see the New Year in looking... More

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Kirkby in Furness, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2013

We stayed in the MacLachlan room which is a relatively small room on the first floor with incredible views of the loch. The owner could not have been more attentive when we arrived and we sat in the lounge by a roaring fire with coffee and shortbread. Jenifer was extremely friendly and we felt very much at home. If we... More

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Ballarat, Australia
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6 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2013

We spent four days walking and exploring around Loch Fyne last September, and chose to stay at the Thistle Guest House. This was a great choice. This B&B is 5-star. Super position at the head of Loch Fyne in a slightly elevated position with great views. The rooms are big, modern and comfortable with ensuites. The breakfasts are simply super,... More

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17 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2013

My husband and I stayed for 1 night only and had reserved a double en-suite. We were given the MacNaughten room, which was perfect for 1 night. If we were staying longer, however, we would have paid the £10.00/night more and booked a superior. The "cosy" room had a very small bathroom. Functional, but very small. Still, amenities were provided,... More

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Adelaide, Australia
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3 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2013

this was our luxury stay in England the night we wanted to indulge ourselves the house was excellent with great views over the lake . had a great meal at inn and watched a great sunset if you want the perfect romantic stay this is it

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Also Known As:
Thistle House Guest House Cairndow, Scotland
Address: St Catherines | Inverary, Cairndow PA25 8AZ, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Argyll and Bute > Cairndow
Beach Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking
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Ranked #1 of 3 B&Bs / Inns in Cairndow
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Thistle House sits on the shores of Loch Fyne in the small village of St Catherines. Many of our bedrooms overlook the loch over to Inveraray and its castle. We are perfectly situated on the west coast of Scotland to enjoy the wonderful Cowal Peninsula and many west coast islands. ... more   less 
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