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The Firs Guesthouse

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St Andrews Crescent, Blair Atholl PH18 5SX, Scotland
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Kirkcaldy, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2015

We have stayed here on several occasions and have always found The Firs to be first class and so very friendly. Food fantastic, rooms excellent, owners cannot do enough for you. Always long to go back and stay here for longer than two nights

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Kirstie C, Owner at The Firs Guesthouse, responded to this review

Thanks for the lovely review, it was great to see you again and we are glad that what we do is so right for you - we'll try to keep it up! Best wishes for the Festive season - Kirstie More 

Leicester, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2015

Found this B&B by chance on the way back home. The welcome we got from Kirstie was wonderful - she couldn't have been nicer. Nothing was too much trouble and the rooms and breakfast were superb. Would definitely stay there again and would recommend it to anyone.

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Kirstie C, Owner at The Firs Guesthouse, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the great review a real boost towards the end of the season - and apologies for the slow acknowledgement - we have been away. The Firs is now closed and under snow! But we will re-open in March and look forward to another busy season and ( we hope!) more happy guests. More 

Berwick upon Tweed, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2015

It’s not the first time that we have stayed at the Firs guest house, but given the warm, relaxing atmosphere created by the owners Geoff and Kirstie, we will undoubtedly be going back. They always seem to be updating and improving the accommodation in such a way that it feels like you are staying with them in their comfortable and... More 

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Kirstie C, Owner at The Firs Guesthouse, responded to this review

Many thanks for the great review, we are delighed that you chose The Firs for your anniversary and its so nice for us that the bits and pieces we do over the years are noticed! We close at the end of October until mid March for renovations + hopefully a little time out for recovery/holiday - but already the wish... More 

Vancouver, Canada
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4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2015

Kirstie and Geoff are the consummate hosts, and we were made to feel right at home during our 4 night stay at the Firs. The rooms are delightfully decorated, very comfortable, and very well kept. Geoff makes a plentiful and delicious breakfast, and an awesome cup of java! We would highly recommend the Firs to anyone wanting to explore Blair... More 

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Kirstie C, Owner at The Firs Guesthouse, responded to this review

Hope the marathon journey home went ok - we're delighted with the review and amazed that you had the strength to do one so soon! It was really really great having you both here and we look forward to the next encounter. We'll be in touch soon. PS you won't believe it but the sun is still shining every day!! More 

Saint Paul, Minnesota
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6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2015 via mobile

My wife and adult daughter stayed overnight in this B&B. We loved everything about it. Outstanding rooms, nicely furnished, nice location near the castle, great breakfast,and lovely owners. We strongly recommend it. It was the best of the half dozen of the B&Bs that we stayed in during our visit to Scotland.

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Kirstie C, Owner at The Firs Guesthouse, responded to this review

Many thanks for reviewing us. Even though your stay was so short we're glad that The Firs was memorable for you and very pleased that we rated so well against the other B & B's you visited. You know where we are for next time! More 

Herts UK
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7 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2015 via mobile

We came to Blair Atholl for a wedding at Blair Castle. The Firs is on a side road but is signposted from the main road. We had a very pleasant stay for 2 nights in a large ground floor room - the owners were very nice and helpful and the room was very quiet. Breakfast was large and hearty but... More 

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Kirstie C, Owner at The Firs Guesthouse, responded to this review

Hi again, very many thanks for taking the time to give us such a positive review. Apologies that we couldn't offer a room with a bath and we will certainly look at breakfats timings again, particularly after events at Blair Castle. More 

Somerset
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29 reviews
15 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2015

Stayed here last year and enjoyed our stay so much returned back again for a 2 night stay. Rooms lovely and Geoff makes a great breakfast too. Kirsty is a great host and nothing is too much. I can't recommend this place enough and looking forward to returning same time next year too.

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Kirstie C, Owner at The Firs Guesthouse, responded to this review

Many thanks for another great review, it was lovley to see you all again - sorry I wasn't around on your departure day, but Geoff is delighted that breakfast passed the test! More 

Riner, Virginia
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9 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2015

Situated on a very quiet street off the main road, we had a very nice stay at The Firs. We never saw Geoff, but Kirstie was very sweet and attentive. Breakfast was delicious and we especially enjoyed the jams; I even added some to my porridge. The family room worked very well for us and was bright and sunny. We... More 

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Kirstie C, Owner at The Firs Guesthouse, responded to this review

Thanks so much for your review and apologies for the slow reply - Blair Atholl and the Firs have been so busy! (in our own quiet sleepy way) but I really appreciate your kind comments. More 

Oswestry, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015

Really friendly and welcoming to two wet and mud spattered mountain bikers. Drying my kit was beyond the call of duty the state it was in. Comfortable room and excellent breakfast. Highly Recommended!

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Kirstie C, Owner at The Firs Guesthouse, responded to this review

Hi, many thanks for the review - glad the expedition and your visit here were a success - even if the weather wasn't ! More 

Peebles, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

We stayed at the Firs guest house for four nights and thoroughly enjoyed our stay. We received a warm welcome from Kirsty and Geoff on arrival our rooms were immaculate . and very comfortable with tea coffee etc. Special touch of Arran Aromatics in the en suite. The breakfasts were delicious and served in the conservatory presentation that the Ritz... More 

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Kirstie C, Owner at The Firs Guesthouse, responded to this review

Thanks guys! It was great having you here for a wee bit longer - makes all the difference getting properly settled. I'll pass on the breakfast comments to Geoff he'll be delighted. Thanks again for your kind words - see you next time!! More 

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