Having stayed at this hotel previously under the tenure of Andrew, we had a mediocre stay when he left to run the Shireburn Arms so followed his hospitality to that establishment and enjoyed 2 or 3 good stays there, however, it never had the same attraction as the Waddy.
This in mind, we were delighted to hear he had returned to his 'roots' and taken over the reins once again.
We always like to stay in room 1 and were again not let down with this room being set to one side for us, from the clean crisp linen, to the Villeroy & Boch bathroom furniture, it always makes us feel relaxed staying in this room.
My initial dissapointment at there being no 'Waddy' real ale on this day, was soon forgotten when i realised they had Golden Sheep on instead and it didnt dissapoint.
The starters of scallops and belly pork, although tasty, was a tad bland for me but that could well have been my palate, the main course of Sea Bass atop Risotto was superb and the cheesecake proved too much and was only half consumed ! Delicious !
The wine list is good and well priced, the staff attentive and Andrew, busy, but always has time for everybody and makes eye contact with all comers.
All in all, another wonderful stay and look forward to our next one in about 6 months time when we again, require a rural retreat 2 hours drive from home !
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