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Fairwinds Hotel

Main Street, Carrbridge PH23 3AA, Scotland
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Ranked #1 of 3 hotels in Carrbridge
Certificate of Excellence 2013
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Chennai (Madras), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was nice to stay in the midst of a peaceful atmosphere with very spacious and comfortable rooms.Everything was clean and the owners were warm and attentive.They had decent variety for breakfast and dinner along with options to choose from.The setting was beautiful too with trees and red squirrels.Overall good value for money.

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Chester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2014

Set back from the road, Fairwinds Hotel provided just what we needed for our final stay of our much needed holiday. We arrived to find red squirrels on the feeder which delayed us leaving the car because our view was so good! Our room was exceptionally comfortable and the service and food at both dinner and breakfast was delicious and... More

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2014

We were after some peace and quiet and a little pampering and that is what we got thanks to the warm and attentive hospitality of the owners. The hotel is set back off the main street of the village and could be in the middle of nowhere in terms of tranquility and yet it is a couple of minutes walk... More

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Wick, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2013

My husband and I stayed at Fairwinds for four nights at the beginning of September and thoroughly enjoyed our time there. Everywhere was clean and comfortable and we had what appeared to be a super kingsize bed. On arrival we were told to help ourselves to a welcome drink set up in the bar area which was a decanter of... More

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Dereham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2013

We were in the area for the Loch Ness Marathon. Many other hotels in the Inverness area had increased their prices for the weekend due to the high demand but not Fairwinds. Spotlessly clean, excellent customer service and local advice. Good parking, breakfast, bedroom facilities, shower, etc. etc. As a seasoned traveller including overseas this place at the very top... More

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Snippi, Owner at Fairwinds Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your kind words. We do actually offer free wi-fi here which is available throughout the building including guest rooms. Sorry you missed out on that! Congratulations to your son on his fine run in the marathon - I'm almost tempted to enter next year. Almost! We look forward to welcoming you back to fairwinds the... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2013

Very impressed with the location of the cabin and it's surroundings. Cabin was basic, clean and comfortable with all we needed for a short stay. Close to all we needed and very friendly. Highly recommended.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2013

We stayed at several B&Bs during our recent tour of Scotland and Ireland. This was our first and they certainly set a very high standard for the rest of our trip. The grounds were lovely, the room was very well appointed and the duvet was especially sumptuous. A minor housekeeping incident was brought to our attention by Alison. She immediately... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2013 via mobile

Just want to thank Allison and Lyndsey for a fabulous weekend...in one word..excellant..rooms superb...breakfasts superb...hospitality excellant...would recommend this hotel to everyone...set in beautiful surroundings julieannhowatd

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Brighouse, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2013

Standard, quality, welcome, friendliness, decor, service, food choice.......everything was just perfect. The two ladies Alison and Lindsay who run this hotel have definitely got something to be very proud of, a hidden gem, made so by themselves. On arrival we were greeted with a smile although it was late, shown to our rooms, which were super and offered a welcome... More

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Kirkby Lonsdale, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2013

What a fantastic hotel. Everything was excellent from the warm greeting and welcome drink to the super way Alison and Lindsay met our food request due to our late arrival - the cold platter brought to our room was perfect. Breakfast was excellent including the varied menu to suit all tastes and the standard and quality of both the hot... More

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Additional Information about Fairwinds Hotel

Also Known As:
Fairwinds Hotel Aviemore
Fairwinds Hotel Carrbridge, Scotland
Address: Main Street, Carrbridge PH23 3AA, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Scottish Highlands > Aviemore and the Cairngorms > Carrbridge
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant
Hotel Style:
Ranked #1 of 3 hotels in Carrbridge
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Fairwinds is a small owner run hotel in the Highland village of Carrbridge at the north end of The Cairngorm National Park. The Hotel and Chalets sit in 7 acres of peaceful, private grounds which are surrounded by mature woodlands and are a haven for wildlife including red squirrels, roe deer and numerous bird species including crossbills. The Hotel offers high quality serviced accommodation in 5 individual bedrooms. Quality toiletries by Arran Aromatics, heavyweight towels, bed linens by Dorma, bottled water and tea/coffee making facilities,ipod docking, TV and free wifi: all are standard within the guest rooms. The 6 self catering chalets are positionned around our private lochan and offer the opportunity for guests to cater for themselves. Carrbridge is ideally situated off the A9, just 6 miles north of Aviemore and 23 miles south of Inverness. ... more   less 
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