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Thistle House Guest House

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11/06/2017 12/06/2017
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Vihti, Finland
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited Thistle House 4.5.2017. We were a company of 2 couples and 1 preteen. The owners were friendly and helpful. The rooms were excellent and beautifully decorated. The breakfast was good, real Scottish meal. The lounge? We wanted to take it home with us! :D We were sorry we didn't book a room there for the other night too.

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Thistlehouse, Owner at Thistle House Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely review and glad you enjoyed our warm traditional Scottish hospitality. We also particularly enjoyed your stories and experiences of driving the tour buses in Finland. I hope you may manage to qualify for a well earned break and visit again sometime in the future. Jenifer

Magrathea
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stopped here for one night on out trip to Scotland for a week. A very warm welcome on arrival, a choice of two rooms, a comfortable bed and a clean room, sound advice for where to eat for the evening and a breakfast to die for with home made jams and friendly service and stunning views over the Loch...

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Thistlehouse, Owner at Thistle House Guest House, responded to this review

Dear Ian and Sheila Thank you for your glowing review and pleased you enjoyed our breakfast on your stop over. We think a good breakfast is very important and gives a great start to the day, and hope the next time you visit this area have the opportunity to stay with us again. Alistair and I will look forward to...

Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

What a lovely place Thistle House is!! Attention to detail is superb! The owners Jenifer and Alistair make you feel most welcome! Very nice rooms in a gorgeous house overlooking Inveraray! Breakfast is to die for!!! So relaxing looking out at amazing views including seal watching whilst having breakfast. Lovely lounge access to laptop, free wifi and a wide range...

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Kirkcaldy, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 April 2017

Just spent 2 days here and found it to be 5 star all the way Jennifer and Alistair could not have been more welcoming and friendly , stunning room with lovely view of garden comfy bed , great home cooked breakfast with lots of home made marmalade and jams which are made locally cant wait to come back Also had...

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Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

Beautiful house with fine view over the loch to Inveraray castle. Accommodation first class and welcome and home cooked breakfasts top notch. You won't want to leave. We spent a day just relaxing in the house taking in the view from the lovely lounge. The Creggans Inn just up the road serve excellent food. Ask for the Cullen Skink, a...

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Thistlehouse, Owner at Thistle House Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your complimentary review. It is important that all of our guests enjoy their stay and feel cosy and at home. We hope you will return and visit again soon. Regards Jenifer

Ringkøbing, Ringkobing, Denmark
Reviewed 24 March 2017 via mobile

The most cozy family home type place I have ever seen. I could live there permanently. I hope to visit it soon again. I hope just because of the positive reviews the price will not increase and the quality will stay - no complacency. Wonderful place.

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 October 2016

Not able to find any accommodation in Inveraray, I found a favourable rate for the Thistle House Guest House in St Catherine's. I wasn't disappointed. In fact, it turned out fortunate that Inveraray was full! This gorgeous guest house, run by lovely couple Alistair and Jennifer, was comfortable, cosy and beautifully located on the coast of Loch Fyne with an...

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Mansfield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 October 2016

Excellent guest house in a great location. We had a lovely room overlooking the Loch. The hosts were very friendly and certainly made you welcome. Breakfast was just right, high quality and plenty of options.

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Brighton, Colorado
Reviewed 2 October 2016

Perfection! This B&B has it all. The house has been restored and decorated to perfection. The linens are exceptional. Spotlessly clean. Great breakfast with homemade jams and other goodies. The view of Inveraray across the loch is beautiful. Wish I could have stayed longer. It certainly deserves the Gold Award. Easy drive to Glasgow Airport.

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Hildenborough, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

Outstanding in every aspect, the breakfast is not out of place in a Michelin stared establishment. The guest lounge is a beautiful room and the hosts and lovely people. Would highly recommend on every level.

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Thistle House sits on the shores of Loch Fyne in the small village of St Catherines. Many of our bedrooms overlook the loch over to Inveraray and its castle. We are perfectly situated on the west coast of Scotland to enjoy the wonderful Cowal Peninsula and many west coast islands. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Thistle House Guest House

Address: St Catherines | Inverary, Cairndow PA25 8AZ, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Argyll and Bute > Cairndow
Price Range: $154 - $221 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Thistle House Guest House 4*
Number of rooms: 4
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“Rooms at the front have stunning views.”
Hatchorder63, 30 Apr 2017 | Read review
“The extra for a room overlooking the lock was worth while. A large room with excellent facilities.”
martinbO5762RR, 4 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Each room is decorated differently. The rooms facing the loch have a great view.”
673pamb673, 1 Oct 2016 | Read review
“ask for a room facing the loch”
tahitibluemg, 18 Sep 2016 | Read review
“The two bedrooms at the front of the house overlooking the Loch.”
Vacationviews, 26 Aug 2016 | Read review
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