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Union Street, Fortrose IV10 8TD, Scotland
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The Anderson
Ranked #1 of 1 hotels in Fortrose
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Visited on a Monday afternoon and was treated to a beer Extravaganza. The bar staff were very knowledgable and friendly which gave both my wife and I a thoroughly enjoyable afternoon. We them decided to stay for dinner and were not disappointed! We sat in the amazing Whiskey Bar and were treated very well by the waiting staff. Food was... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I came to the Anderson with family for the pub quiz. The design is fabulous and I envy the beer mat collection. Fantastic atmosphere, great drink choice and wonderful quiz. Can't wait to go back and spend another enjoyable evening at this excellent place.

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Kendal, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stayed here back in March for work purposes and i loved the place. The evening meals were great value and super quality. The steak was fantastic. The selection of beers is something unrivaled in my eyes and i stay in a LOT of hotels. The room was fine for the price and what i needed but this isn't what... More

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anderjim, Owner at The Anderson, responded to this review

Thanks for your visit and kind words. We're proud to have pleased you enough to warrant a return visit! Your perceptive comments about the rooms are much appreciated -- we operate as a restaurant with rooms, not a full-service hotel, and hope that our restaurant and bars make up for the difference. More

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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited The Anderson tonight and honestly have never had such service years. When we arrived there was only one other table occupied but our starters took 40 minutes to arrive, without even an apology from the staff.When it did arrive the fish soup was bland and tasteless, the beetroot tart, not as good as in the past. 30 minutes after... More

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anderjim, Owner at The Anderson, responded to this review

Welcome to Trip Advisor, Paul, and for selecting The Anderson as the victim for your highly-suspicious review. More

Fleetwood, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
7 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is the fourth time we've stayed at this quaint hotel. It has a wonderful atmosphere, with so many interesting decorations that have been tastefully arranged. You feel relaxed as soon as you walk through the door. The food is plentiful, tasty and good. The staff very friendly and welcoming. They are very accommodating, especially with our dog, who also... More

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anderjim, Owner at The Anderson, responded to this review

You're welcome back any time, Alan -- provided you bring Poochie with you! More

birmingham
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17 reviews 17 reviews
3 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We took the sleeper train from London euston to Inverness and our hosts had breakfast waiting which was just what we needed. Quirky hotel in pretty village, very welcoming and homely, real ales and restaurant - a proper sanctuary for an exploring trip. Good day out then back for delicious food, menu is a delight however simple your tastes, cooked... More

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anderjim, Owner at The Anderson, responded to this review

Thanks, Joanne, for bringing your group up to stay at The Anderson. I didn't know you were so much fun in Brum! More

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6 reviews 6 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had another fantastic holiday in Rosemarkie and visits to The Anderson are a must. Staff are so friendly, the ales are plentiful, the whiskies extensive and the food exquisite. Always a visit (more than once!!!!) every year. A huge thank you to Jim and Anne (owners of The Anderson) for making us keep coming back. And a big thank you... More

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anderjim, Owner at The Anderson, responded to this review

Thanks for coming back again and again. It's customers like you who make it easy to get out of bed in the morning (gotta study harder for that egg test, though!). More

Maidenhead, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Reading the few bad reviews of this hotel makes you realise you cannot please all of the people all of the time and I also dislike destructive and unwarranted criticism. We arrived at the hotel and I must admit the slightly shabby exterior did make me wonder if we had made a mistake. However, despite the interior being quite dated... More

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anderjim, Owner at The Anderson, responded to this review

Thanks for saying what would be bad form for me to say about The Anderson. We don't get everything right, but we do it all with passion! Hope to see you again sometime. More

Hartpury, United Kingdom
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20 reviews 20 reviews
6 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a very enjoyable three nights stay here! Lovely old building crammed full of all sorts of interesting bits n bobs. We had our two small dogs with us and we were all made very welcome. Truly wonderful food, an amazing bar stocked to the brim with a vast array of whisky and beer followed by an extremely comfy... More

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anderjim, Owner at The Anderson, responded to this review

Thanks for the kind words, Amanda. Hope that last guy reads your review! More

Kirkcaldy, United Kingdom
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30 reviews 30 reviews
7 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It is an old fashioned hotel. Stags antlers holding up the lights and stuff everywhere. Lots of character if you are into that. The bar was rather understaffed. One guy running about various departments at a hectic pace. Still the atmosphere was good and the restaurant was popular. Made poor choices in the restaurant. Caesar's salad, seared lettuce and with... More

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anderjim, Owner at The Anderson, responded to this review

Well, we're obviously not the place for you. And I studied all night for the egg test! More

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Address: Union Street, Fortrose IV10 8TD, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Scottish Highlands > Ross and Cromarty > Fortrose
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Also Known As:
The Anderson Hotel Fortrose
Anderson Hotel Fortrose
The Anderson Fortrose, Scotland

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Stylish restaurant with rooms on the beautiful Black Isle, featuring a new menu of exotic Global Cuisine every day. The fire lit Whisky Bar stocks more than 200 single-malts, 100 Belgian beers and well-tendered real ales. Convenient to Inverness and perfect for golfing, walking and dolphin-watching. Nine well-appointed ensuite guest rooms. "Top Ten Scottish Restaurants 2007??? (Sunday Herald) "You'll be treated like royalty" (Scotland for Dummies) ???A beer drinker’s Mecca. (CAMRA, Pub of the Year 2007) ... more   less 
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