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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 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 5 days ago
trickster298 Glasgow, United Kingdom
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Glasgow, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This guest house that we were in was far superior to many hotels that I have been in .The hospitality was first class ,rooms beautiful food excellent,hosts very . and accomdating.The location beautiful .recommend this guest house to anyone who is looking for comfort and service.Robert McKenzie.

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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18 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

stayed on impulse and how lucky were we. spotless and I do mean spotlessly clean, comfortable bed, lovely breakfast, friendly hosts, need I say more? glorious view across the loch, just one problem, if you arrive late finding somewhere to eat can be difficult.

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Aylesbury, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

fantastic hotel in a truly superb spot. Stayed here when cycling LEJOG and can't rate the experience highly enough. The owner even drove us to the pub and picked us up when we were ready to come back. not thats more than good service. The hotel was lovely and clean, breakfast amazing too :-)))

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I had a great stay. The room and en suite bathroom were spotless and very nicely decorated - felt very special. There is a wonderfully cosy sitting room with a lit fireplace; lovely to sit in with a glass of wine and game of cards. The hosts could not have been more helpful.

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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23 reviews 23 reviews
7 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The whole house is spotless and so comfortable! Friendly hosts. Lovely large beds, plenty of space and gorgeous hot showers. The guest lounge with fire-place is lovely to relax in and plan the next day or to catch up with emails. The breakfasts were stunning and cooked to order. Really appreciated the lovely fresh fruit salad, yoghurt and croissants too.... More

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Doncaster, United Kingdom
12 reviews 12 reviews
5 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

This B&B was absolutely fabulous, the location and views were stunning and only a 20 min drive from Inveraray, where you can find the BEST Indian Restaurant ever :) The house was immaculate throughout and the rooms were so beautifully decorated and spotlessly clean. The welcome was very nice with coffee/Tea upon arrival and beautiful shortbread. The breakfast likewise was... More

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Antwerp, Belgium
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11 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

We very much enjoyed our stay here. The house is stunning with beautifully decorated rooms (ours had a view towards the loch). We also enjoyed the separate lounge area with fireplace for the guests, which is excellent for reading a book, watching the garden or loch. Jenifer and Allistair did their utmost to make our stay as comfortable as possible.... More

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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10 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

During our summer tour of the UK this short stay was one of the best. The house looked amazing surrounded by well attended and attractive gardens boasting superlative views of the loch. Our host was most welcoming and attentive. The family room was delightful, tastefully decorated and well appointed, offering a separate section for our son. Breakfast was amazing, generous... More

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Montclair, New Jersey
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17 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

Go out of your way to stay in this charming guest house on the shores of Loch Fyne. With beautiful views of Inveraray across the loch, comfortable rooms, a wonderful homemade scottish breakfast you cannot go wrong. Jenifer was a wonderful host, making sure that our every need was met, from wonderful restaurant suggestions to truly fabulous homemade shortbread. One... More

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Jakarta, Indonesia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

Staying at Thistle House was a perfect experience. The guest house was very clean and comfortable, the rooms were beautifully decorated and the host was attentive and welcoming. The house is on the edge of a small village, directly next to a loch, so we were able to eat our breakfast looking out onto the loch and at Inveraray castle.... More

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Address: St Catherines | Inverary, Cairndow PA25 8AZ, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Argyll and Bute > Cairndow
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Number of rooms: 4
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