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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Coming to the end of our holiday in Boat of Garden we went to the Boat Hotel for a meal one evening. 4 adults, 2 children. On different days of the week they have specials - pie night, fish and chips etc.. plus a good children's menu - pizza, sausage, chicken. Would recommend the mixed platter as a starter for... More 

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Dumfries and Galloway, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Booked one nigh stay,very comfortable room ,better if had double bad rather two singles pushed together,.the evening meal very good ,the breakfest was very good plenty to choose from, staff was excellent nothing to much bother brilliant stay will stay again

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Stirling, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Recently spent few nights here on our first wedding anniversary,really friendly enviroment.they also have a wonderful restaurant with quality food breakfast,lunch & dinner.the rooms are very neat and tidy with very clean ensuites,beds made up when returning from breakfast each morning.a must for newlyweds or anniversary so ready just a break from kids

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We stayed for two nights mid week. We found our room to be very comfortable. It was spacious, and had a large & comfy double bed. We also had a lovely big bathtub near the window, with a nice view outside. The bathroom has been redone/updated recently and was also quite spacious, with two sinks and lots of counter space.... More 

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Booked in for 2 nights Dinner Bed & Breakfast. Spacious comfortable "Garden Room". Ideal with pet. Dinner menu however unimaginative. Paid extra to allow choice of main course from full menu. At breakfast told only one cooked dish allowed so no porridge then scrambled egg until we protested.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Arrived at hotel with, if I'm honest, not very high hopes. However I was pleasantly surprised! Very dog friendly, dog was allowed in all areas except the restaurant. Was given a beautiful suite with separate lounge and stunning bathroom with roll top bath Dinner was delicious as was breakfast. Hotel overlooks the quaint steam railway station which is lovely to... More 

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Enjoyed a lovely " fish supper" at their special Tuesday night, the size of the portion was enormous and the quality of the fish just excellent, with a small drink included, very nice service too will visit again . The only down side is there was no disabled parking spaces available but as the station was not in use managed... More 

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Greenock, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Spent two nights midweek at the Boat Hotel in an Executive room which was spacious and afforded fantastic views out to the Cairngorm mountains. The hotel is over 100 years old and as you would expect has a few creaky floorboards here and there but otherwise has lots of character. We ate in the restaurant on one night and the... More 

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Ellon, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were out cycling and our mid way point was The Boat Hotel. We sat outside as the weather was lovely. The staff in there are so pleasant and helpful and the young lady that served us was really happy, friendly and helpful. My only negative is the toilets could do with a refresh but regarding the food we had... More 

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Nuneaton, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Arrived at the hotel but were not shown to the room we had booked, however this was quickly sorted and we had a lovely suite with four poster bed and bathroom with roll top bath. We had a drink in the bar and then went into the restaurant, the food was nice but the wait between courses was a little... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Arriving at The Boat Hotel for the first time can be be compared to returning as house guests of a close friend, where needs are anticipated before arrival and the welcome is genuine.Where else can you wear your Hunter wellies at 8am, golf spikes at 3pm and dress up or down for dinner? But while we offer our guests comfort some luxury and indulgence, this is not a stuffy hotel where you can’t sit on the furniture or let your kids enjoy themselves. Nestled in a tranquil picturesque setting deep within the heart of the Cairngorms National Park, near Aviemore, lies the historic and unique award wining Boat Hotel & Bistro. Adjacent to the renowned Boat of Garten Golf Club we boast 2 AA Rosette food and stylish yet relaxing accommodations with exhilarating views.The Boat Hotel is a place where you can relax and enjoy your well deserved leisure time, then put your feet up.Hotel Highlights: * Dining Options 2 AA Rosette Bistro & Bar Dining * Range of guestrooms including King Bed Deluxe Garden Terrace & Four Poster Junior Suites * Child Friendly Hotel near Landmark Forest Adventure Park and Kids Stay & Eat Free * Meeting & Events facilities for up to 65 * Close to the Cairngorm Ski Resort and adjacent Boat of Garten Golf ClubEvents DiaryWhether you're looking for an active or relaxing break, an inspirational meeting or private dining venue for your next event, planning a fabulous wedding, looking to indulge in a glass of your favourite tipple by the log fire or simply join us for some of the best food in the Cairngorm National Park. The Boat Hotel & Bistro combines historic charm with modern facilities to provide the leading destination and first choice country retreat hotel in the Aviemore area. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Boat Hotel

Address: Deshar Road, Boat of Garten, Aviemore PH24 3BH, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Scottish Highlands > Aviemore and the Cairngorms > Aviemore > Boat of Garten
Price Range: $117 - $221 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Boat Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 34
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Also Known As:
Boat Hotel Of Garten
The Boat Hotel Boat Of Garten, Scotland
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