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The Boat Country Inn & Restaurant

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Deshar Road, Boat of Garten, Aviemore PH24 3BN Scotland See on map
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Room Service
Suites
3.5 Star accommodation
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We selected 'de luxe' rooms and paid £165 for bed and breakfast (single occupancy), so we expected something pretty good. The receptionist had even promised us rooms that had recently been upgraded. Really? Threadbare carpet, dirty windows, tiny wash hand basin, tatty furniture. Oh dear!...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Stayed for one night in this nice little gem just outside of aviemore as we couldnt get something in budget in the main town. Its a nice hotel with clean rooms and in a village location. We loved the view of the little train station...More

Thank Jane A
Reviewed 1 week ago

On arrival we have a very cheerful welcome. The staff were very accommodating, as some of our family members were not arriving until very late. We ate in the bar/lounge and had a lovely meal from a varied menu. The food arrive quickly and was...More

Thank David S
Response from Magdalena M, General Manager at The Boat Country Inn & RestaurantResponded 1 week ago

Dear David S, Thank you so much for your lovely review and for choosing The Boat Country Inn & Resturant during your recent stay in Boat of Garten. It is our great pleasure to know that you found our staff attentive and both the atmosphere...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We came here to the boat inn to have a sit down meal (party of 16) and it was fabulous from arrival to end. The food was so tastey and there where no grumbles from any of us. We had a 3 coarse meal and...More

Thank Tiegan B
Response from Magdalena M, General Manager at The Boat Country Inn & RestaurantResponded 1 week ago

Dear Tiegan B, Thank you for sharing your experience with us and with the TripAdvisor community. We are delighted you enjoyed your visit as a result of our location and customer service. At The Boat Inn, we aim to create unforgettable experiences for our guests...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Give it 3 stars based on the single room I stayed in, quite small as they’ve taken quite a slice of it to provide an ensuite shower and toilet. Got it on a late deal which made it worthwhile, tried to book it again for...More

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Response from Magdalena M, General Manager at The Boat Country Inn & RestaurantResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear johnoleary7, Thank you very much for sharing your feedback with us. We are delighted to know that your stay with us has been positive. However, we regret to know that the room you were assigned did not fulfill your expectations. Our hotel offers a...More

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Arriving at The Boat Hotel for the first time can 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 ...More 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-winning 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 Club Events Diary. Whether 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. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Restaurant
Free Parking
Room Service
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Pool
Beachfront
Spa
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
34
Price range
US$73 - US$235 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Boat Hotel Of Garten
Location
United Kingdom > Scotland > Scottish Highlands > Badenoch and Strathspey > Aviemore > Boat of Garten
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
34
Price range
US$73 - US$235 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Boat Hotel Of Garten
Location
United Kingdom > Scotland > Scottish Highlands > Badenoch and Strathspey > Aviemore > Boat of Garten
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Traveller (479)
Room & Suite (310)
Dining (84)
Pool & Beach (3)
Family and Play Areas (1)
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Response from Martin T | Reviewed this property |
Garden rooms all day long
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13 April 2017|
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Response from Lesley M | Reviewed this property |
Roughly a six mile walk, or a few minutes in the car.
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Neil M
24 March 2017|
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yes they are Neil my dad has a house in boat of garten and I always see dogs in the bar area. hope this helps
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