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“The most peaceful place I've been to”
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Very good
33 reviews
Strae cabin
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Double bedroom
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Loch shore near cabin
Loch from village marina
Loch Awe at sun set
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2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 4
Loch Awe, Argyll and Bute, Scotland

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Very good - based on 33 reviews
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Adrianndi...
Swadlincote, United Kingdom
Level 4 Contributor
43 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
“The most peaceful place I've been to”
Reviewed August 20, 2015 for a stay in May 2014

Ideal location for a quiet retreat nothing but birds squirrels and trees you can see the other cabins around but most of our time we didn't see anyone the cabin offers a unique and quirky lay out with everyday essentials situated ideally for day trips

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Liked best: It was so quiet
Liked least: The midges
Traveling group: Spouse/Partner
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Amy G
Glasgow, United Kingdom
1 review
“Cosy cabin in fantastic location”
Reviewed July 23, 2015 for a stay in June 2015

We had a wonderful holiday in this well furnished cabin. The children loved the triple bunkbeds and watching wildlife from the balcony. Countless things to do in the area, walks, ruined castles to explore, pre-historic landscape.

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Liked best: Location in the middle of a forest
Traveling group: Young Children
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Jane M
West Lothian, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
“Lovely”
Reviewed April 23, 2015 for a stay in April 2015

My daughter booked this weekend away for me and partner and her partner.We had a fantastic time the cabin was ideal for the 4 of us it was very clean and comfortable my only problem was the doors on the tv unit banged my head about 4 times when it was open other than that i would highly recommend it very relaxing would love to go again in the near future

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Liked best: how peaceful it was
Liked least: tv unit
Traveling group: Extended Family
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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fiona b b
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
“fun at the forrest”
Reviewed April 8, 2015 for a stay in April 2015

Myself, husband, 9 and 13 year old children stayed at strae cabin for a few nights. The cabin was surprisingly cosy and despite being compact, it was incredibly well designed. The children loved the sleeping arrangements: one room had three bunks in it, making full use of the cabin' s height space and our teenager was delighted to find and claim the almost hidden bunk in the roof space. We had plenty wholesome family fun: fishing, attempting to make a camp fire, tracking each other in the forrest, erecting a hammock in a sunny forrest clearing, shore side walks and plenty exploring. We were very fortunate with the weather and Loch Awe is absolutely breathtakingly and peaceful. We returned home very much relaxed and contented.

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Management Response
Apr 14, 2015
Thanks very much for your review, we're glad you enjoyed your stay and hope to welcome you again soon.
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Louise B
1 review
“lovely way to spend 40th birthday”
Reviewed March 26, 2015 for a stay in March 2015

My husbands treat for my 40th birthday. Just how I wanted it, peaceful.Strae cabin is a perfect wee cabin, clean and cosy.The walks and views were amazing.We will be back with the children next time (not so peaceful).
Thanks again for a beautiful place and lovely stay.

Traveling group: Spouse/Partner
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Management Response
Apr 1, 2015
Thanks for your kind words, glad you enjoyed the cabin.
To be honest it's difficult to get it wrong in such a stunning location.
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David C
Oxfordshire, United Kingdom
Level 3 Contributor
21 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
“A really good stay”
Reviewed October 12, 2014 for a stay in October 2014

We had a great time at this cabin, it's very compact and just right for two people with everything we could need. Very warm and comfortable.
Set back in the woods it was wonderfully quiet and the wildlife was superb everything from Tree-creepers to a pine-martin.
If I had to make one criticism it would be the couch has had its day..
We'll definitely return.

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Liked best: The area.
Liked least: The couch
Traveling group: Spouse/Partner
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Management Response
Oct 15, 2014
Thanks very much for your review and glad you enjoyed your stay.

I've had a look at couch and even though it's less than a year old, you're quite right, it appears to have lost its spring a little. I have ordered a new one today, which will be delivered in a couple of days.

Hopefully we'll see you again soon and you'll be more comfy on new sofa.
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Donna P
1 review
“Beautiful and relaxing”
Reviewed October 11, 2014 for a stay in September 2014

We had a fantastic time, location is beautiful and cabins spaced a good distance so as to have privacy. Dogs loved the location, the walks in the forrest which was only 5 min walk from the cabin and then the gorgeous Loch Awe to swim in. Everything you need for a relaxing, romantic break. Irene the on-site house-keeper was so friendly. Would definately love to spend more time there again.

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Liked best: The location of the cabins offered good privacy
Liked least: Bathroom smelled a bit damp, but was clean
Traveling group: Spouse/Partner
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway Families with young children
Large groups People with pets
  • Was the property as advertised?
  • Would you recommend the location of this property?
  • Was it a good value for the price paid?
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Management Response
Oct 15, 2014
Thanks very much and glad you enjoyed your stay. Wouldn't catch me swimming in the loch but hat's off to you.
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