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Falmouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed yesterday NEW

All the pleasure and attention to be expected from an R & C experience plus the bonus of spectacular Scottish Highland scenery. Writing a prequel to my novel 'The Shout', based on my great grandfather's experience of being wrecked in an RNLI pulling lifeboat on The Doombar at Padstow Estuary, this was an inspirational maritime setting for being in the...

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mold
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

First visit to the wonderful Airds Hotel, having Afternoon Tea at many of the top Hotels in London the Airds Hotel is right up there with the best of them, Champagne Aternoon for two for just over £70 is really good value, the scenery is quite amazing if you enjoy Afternoon Tea do not miss out on this wonderful experience,...

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Sevenoaks, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

A very nice hotel that combines old world style and charm with modern amenities. We choose Airds to avail of some country pursuits, and the staff very kindly sorted out clay pigeon shooting, and some beginner-friendly trout fishing locally. The rooms were fine, but nothing too special (though they had lovely views). What was special, though was the food, which...

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Shaun M, Owner at Airds Hotel & Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write such a lovely review and we are delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us so much and that you would recommend us as a good place to stay for a long weekend. As you say the rooms are not large but they do benefit from some of the most amazing views...

Cheshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We booked in to the Airds to celebrate our wedding anniversary, on arrival we received a warm welcome and complimentary drink and given a few moments to relax, check in was very relaxed which is always welcome after a long drive. The rooms are comfortable and clean and as other guests have said, the turn down whilst at dinner is...

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Shaun M, Owner at Airds Hotel & Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you for choosing to stay at Airds to celebrate your wedding anniversary and we were delighted to have been part of your celebration. Thank you also for appreciating the relaxing 'check in' process because as you say, after a long journey the last thing you want is to be rushed, so hopefully with a complimentary drink in your hand,...

Dunbar, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I found this hotel by simply googling excellent hotels Scotland. I have to say I'd never heard of it although when I discussed it at work one of our employees had been before. The trip was a belated Valentine's present for my wife. I had read some reviews before we went and they were all really good except for one...

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Shaun M, Owner at Airds Hotel & Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you for such a lovely review and comments like this really make the staff feel as though they are succeeding in their jobs. We are incredibly proud of all our staff who always try and go that extra mile to ensure that each and every guest has a memorable stay with us and hopefully look forward to returning one...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We dined here on the last night of our trip and I was blown away by the standard of the food. We were not guests of the hotel and although we had a hire car, we opted for a taxi so both of us could enjoy a drink with dinner. As there are very few taxi firms in the area...

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Shaun M, Owner at Airds Hotel & Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to write such a lovely review and we are delighted that you enjoyed your evening with us so much and that the food 'blew you away' - praise indeed! We hope to welcome you back again very soon and perhaps stay the night next time so that you don't have to clock...

Dundee, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We found this hotel on the internet when looking for somewhere special for a weekend away. The hotel is lovely & quiet, and the views are spectacular. The staff are very attentive & friendly, but not overbearing in any way. Now, the food.... We had the tasting menu with matching wines, and it was absolutely spectacular. The salmon course being...

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Shaun M, Owner at Airds Hotel & Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write such a lovely review and the head chef, Chris was overjoyed by your amazing comments about his and his teams food. We are so pleased that you found every aspect of the hotel to your liking and in particular that the bed was comfortable. I have to confess that when I stay...

Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Hotel is in a very small village. Views though are terrific and there is some very good hiking nearby. The room was ok - a bit out of date. The common areas were well appointed and very comfortable. Service levels were very high. But the food was really terrific. This made the stay a very special experience. By far the...

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Shaun M, Owner at Airds Hotel & Restaurant, responded to this review

That you for such a lovely review which means a lot to all of us here at Airds. As you say the walking and hiking from immediately outside the hotel is terrific with the amazing views and there is noting nicer then spending the day walking and then coming back to a roaring fire in one of the lounges and...

Nottingham
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

....I have to you be consistent with my other 5 star reviews. We booked very last minute – the morning of our arrival. We got the last room – a suite overlooking Loch Linnhe and we were offered a very good deal. Big thumbs up so far! We have stayed at Airds hotel many times in the past when the...

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Shaun M, Owner at Airds Hotel & Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review of your recent stay with us and we are delighted that you enjoyed your visit so much and particularly the food which is always a highlight of any stay with us. I am so sorry that you found it cold when you first arrived. I have to confess that the...

Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We revisited this wonderful little jewel after several years, hoping that it had retained some of the charm and attributes we encountered during our various stays a few years ago. Thrilled to say that it was even better this time! Graham Steven, whom we remember from a Glasgow hotel, is a real asset and his hospitality and attention to detail...

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Shaun M, Owner at Airds Hotel & Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write such an amazing review and the staff were all delighted with your comments. As you rightly indicate a hotel is only as good as their staff and we are so fortunate to have really dedicated and committed staff who want nothing more then to do a good job and ensure all our...

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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
This luxury boutique hotel in the romantic setting of the west coast of Scotland, is where personal service, luxury and a gourmet dining experience are the very essence of all that is great about a visit to this exclusive retreat. Whether you come for the beautiful views, fantastic seafood or romantic setting in luxurious surroundings you will not be disappointed.The atmosphere created is one of relaxed elegance where friendly staff are attentive & efficient yet not too formal. Our 11 bedrooms and suites are all uniquely designed to soothe your mind before enjoying a gourmet dinner in our romantic restaurant.Whether you are looking for something intimate and elegant or something a little more grand we have a bedroom to suit. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Airds Hotel & Restaurant

Address: Port Appin PA38 4DF, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Argyll and Bute > Port Appin
Price Range: $329 - $499 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Airds Hotel & Restaurant 4*
Number of rooms: 11
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Airds Hotel Appin
Airds Hotel & Restaurant Port Appin, Scotland
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“I write [The Shout ~ novel about RNLI lifeboat crews - see <Chris Snell The Shout Amazon>] so the 'in room' desk facility for using my laptop to continue with a prequel was much appreciated - inspired by the striking view of lock and distant mountains at Port Appin”
chrissD8248QG, yesterday | Read review
“Only had Afternoon Tea”
rhydisa, 2 days ago | Read review
“The twin wasn't all that big by modern standards. The suite was a better option, and not that much more expensive”
solefield, 1 week ago | Read review
“Small number of rooms and they're all great”
IanM663, 2 weeks ago | Read review
“A room with a view of the loch”
pal17, 5 weeks ago | Read review
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