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Cardhu Country House

Knockando, Aberlour AB38 7RY, Scotland
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 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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Brussels, Belgium
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43 reviews 43 reviews
13 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

We've been here only one night - too bad because the place is lovely. It is a bit hidden, as it is located on a side road. The structure per se is very charming and the room we had was gorgeous and spacious. I especially liked the fact that there was a bathroom with a window (very rare in hotels)... More 

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36 reviews 36 reviews
11 hotel reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

I need to start by saying that we were the 'guinea pigs' for the new owners David & Val. They had only arrived the day before and understandably everything was quite new to them. The previous owners had forgotten to tell them that our daughter was coming with us but they very quickly got an extra bed popped in our... More 

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DaveM8454, Owner at Cardhu Country House, responded to this review

Thank you for your review and we are pleased that you enjoyed your time with us. We look forward to greeting you again, and Cameron looks forward to seeing Stella again also. More 

Baltimore, Maryland
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24 reviews 24 reviews
13 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

A glorious restoration in the heart of whisky country. Steps from Cardhu, and minutes from many other distilleries, this house was brought back from ruin by the current owners. I did not see the 'before', but the 'after' shows exactly why it took two and a half years. We stayed in the large Macallan room with two twin beds. The... More 

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St. Andrews, United Kingdom
16 reviews 16 reviews
6 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014

This hotel is a little off the beaten track, but easy to find (near the well sign-posted Cardhu distillery) and well worth the effort to reach it. The log fire in the lounge was a bonus, as the central heating was more than adequate. There was no shortage of hot water in the shower. The WiFi worked well, both down... More 

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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73 reviews 73 reviews
16 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014 via mobile

We booked the house in advance for a romantic break. We drove to the house to find that our room had been double booked, and that the other visitors would be given preference. We were recommended alternative lodging.

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cardhucountryhouse, Owner at Cardhu Country House, responded to this review

We do apologise that an error occurred. You had booked a room in our accommodation, not "the house" as intimated, a few days previously but unfortunately we had not received an email to confirm this and were not aware of the booking. August is an extremely busy time for us and unfortunately, from time to time, mistakes do happen. However,... More 

Cardiff, United Kingdom
13 reviews 13 reviews
8 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

Beautiful old house, in a fabulous location. We had a lovely stay at this B & B hospitality was excellent, clean, breakfast to die for. We have no complaints - but few suggestions to make the stay even more enjoyable. There are one or two slight changes needed, better pillows, bin in the bedroom and the WiFi needs to be... More 

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Los Angeles
12 reviews 12 reviews
9 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

We had planned on arriving earlier in Aberlour than we actually did so the distillieries were all closed when we rolled into town. We were greeted at the Country House by Norman, the proprietor, who was SO VERY helpful & welcoming! We were ravenous & couldn't wait til their dinner was served so he sent us to THE HIGHLANDER INN... More 

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Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

Four of us spent two nights here as a base for our distillery tour and can highly recommend it. The hospitality, cleanliness and comfort were all excellent. Spacious rooms with comfortable beds and clean modern bathrooms. lovely views and excellent breakfasts - the kippers were particularly impressive! Thanks to Tina and Norman for a fabulous stay!

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Timisoara, Romania
11 reviews 11 reviews
5 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

We had a great welcome into the Cadhu Country House. We arrived around a 5pm and they waiting us with a warm tea and delicious cookie and of course with their lovely dogs :) The breakfast and dinner was very very good, even you can order something that you'll like to eat, but in advance. You must to try the... More 

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San Antonio
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

Enjoyed a one night stay. Room was spacious and nicely appointed. Innkeepers were very helpful in providing tips on the local sites and restaurants. Nice quiet location but close to several distilleries and local textile mill.

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Address: Knockando, Aberlour AB38 7RY, Scotland
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Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Moray > Aberlour
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Number of rooms: 6
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