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The Firs Guesthouse

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St Andrews Crescent, Blair Atholl PH18 5SX, Scotland
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Somerset
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28 reviews
15 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

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 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 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 

Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015

The rooms were very nice and clean. Kirstie, our host made us feel comfortable and offered help where necessary. She gave us useful advice about the area and what we could do. A nice and quiet place to stay.

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

Many thanks for your positive review we're glad you enjoyed your stay- thanks again! More 

Boston, Massachusetts
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5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015

This might just be the perfect Bed and Breakfast! Lovely house in a very attractive garden, with a great view. My bedroom was very comfortable - fully equipped with tea and coffee facilities (and biscuits!), hair dryer, television, luggage rack, very comfortable bed - and even free wifi! Lovely bathroom - stocked with Arran Aromatics toiletries. Very attractive, cosy guest... More 

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

Thanks for taking the time to provide such a detailed review, hopefully it helps others to see what The Firs offers beyond the bed and the breakfast - and helps us to see what is most appreciated by our Guests- Thank you! More 

Beverley
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8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015

An overnight stay last week in this lovely b&b was very comfortable. Our room overlooked the garden a lovely sized room and the ensuite was spotless. Kirstie provides a superb breakfast and we enjoyed our black pudding bunnets!! It was a lovely end to a long touring holiday. Wifi and parking no problem.

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

Many thanks for reviewing us - and more to the point we're happy that you enjoyed the Firs. Its a bit warmer now than when you stayed and , the garden is coming into its own - thanks again! More 

Clacton-on-Sea, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2015

Excellent accommodation, and full use of bike stand and hose to clean muddy bikes etc. A warm welcome and to cap it the best breakfast we had all week. I even left something in my room and it was sent to me very promptly. Thanks Kirstie and Geoff.

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

Hi we're glad to have played our part in your cycling adventure and glad you enjoyed the Firs. More 

Southampton, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015

'The Firs' proudly displays it's Tripadvisor certificate of excellence in the dining room. £75 for our twin room and breakfast we thought a bargain. It was absolute luxury, the towels were so fluffy, the bed firm and the duvet feather, our ensuite shower room was so clean your could have eaten your dinner in there with the shower water set... More 

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

Many thanks indeed for your kind words and glad that you enjoyed so much of what we (do our best to) offer. We really appreciate your support in helping The Firs to be a success. More 

Massachusetts
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6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2015 via mobile

A beautiful and peaceful B and B very close to Blair Castle. The town and surroundings are full of hiking and biking paths with charming surprises around every corner. The hostess Kirstie is an angel. We arrived road weary and she welcomed us warmly, making us feel immediately comfortable. Despite full occupancy it was quiet and cozy. We never wanted... More 

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

Many thanks for your great review we really do appreciate it. It was so nice to meet you and your family. We hope you have very happy memories of your trip. More 

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