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3 Star Hotel
Bed and Breakfast (one en suite and one with private bathroom adjacent) and two holiday cottages. Close to the historic Ruthven Barracks and the RSPB Reserve, and just a short walk into Kingussie, Ruthven House is an ideal location for all your activities.
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Ruthven Farm House House Ruthven Road, Kingussie PH21 1NR, Scotland
52 km to Inverness Airport
18 restaurants are within a 2 km radius
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

After we have stayed in 2017 for the first time in Scotland now we stayed for the 2nd time in Ruthven House. Lovely house, lovely hosts and lovely cake, made by Fiona. The accommodation is not very large but large enough for 2 people to...More

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Reviewed 9 June 2018 via mobile

We travelled from Australia to do some Scottish highland hiking in the Cairngorms National Park and was recommended Ruthven House. We were absolutely thrilled with our stay. We stayed in the attached cottage and loved our cosy accomodation. The scenery is picturesque and loved the...More

Thank annmaree2018
Response from AlmacKingussie, Owner at Ruthven HouseResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you very much indeed for taking the trouble to write about your stay with us! We are delighted you enjoyed your time with us, and we really enjoyed hearing about Australia, so very interesting and one of the benefits of running a B&B and...More

Reviewed 7 June 2018

The highlight of our weekend stay at Ruthven House was the dinner Fiona prepared especially for us on the night we arrived. She is a gifted chef indeed, and every course was absolutely delectable. We were able to purchase a tasty bottle of wine to...More

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Response from AlmacKingussie, Owner at Ruthven HouseResponded 9 June 2018

We are so glad you enjoyed your stay with us and that you enjoyed our food. You are right, we are in a fantastic location for exploring the Cairngorms, and we never stop appreciating how lucky we are to live in this part of the...More

Reviewed 4 June 2018

I came up to the Cairngorm National Park to visit the Highland wildlife park. Ruthven house was a wonderful, relaxing and comfortable place to stay! Fiona picked us up from the station and could not have been more accommodating. She is a spectacular and imaginative...More

Thank Jane201847
Reviewed 31 May 2018

Almost hidden away just outside Kingussie, the Ruthven House B & B offers the highest level of Highland hospitality and yet it was lss than 15 minute walk from the town. Views (Of Ruthven Barracks - lit up at night) and a garden to die...More

Thank Carol S
Response from AlmacKingussie, Owner at Ruthven HouseResponded 2 June 2018

Thank you very much for your lovely review! We are delighted you enjoyed your stay and hope you will come back and visit us again soon. The weather was an added bonus!

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Bed and Breakfast (one en suite and one with private bathroom adjacent) and two holiday cottages. Close to the historic Ruthven Barracks and the RSPB Reserve, and just a short walk into Kingussie, Ruthven House is ...More an ideal location for all your activities. Less
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"I was in gnd floor room with adjacent bathroom (sole use). Room had large dressing gowns, so there was no..."
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"the Two cottages are self contained."
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"All rooms are quiet, even though a main road is nearby"
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"Phone the owners to discuss your needs they are exceptionally accomodating"
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