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Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 August 2016

9 of us stayed here prior to a trip on the Puffer. Had great evening meal, really fresh food well cooked and presented. Rooms comfortable. They even started breakfast for us early. We will be back. A great location on the Crinan canal.

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1Thank andrew f
Lochgilphead, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 August 2016 via mobile

What a find, we just stumbled across this little hotel with a fantastic view, friendly staff, food was amazing. Would recommend the fish pie . Great choice of real ales and prosseco by the glass, was very busy but service was great.

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1Thank Lorna B
Reviewed 27 July 2016 via mobile

Food delicious and service good. Not overpriced and a good varied menu with some unusual dishes. Would definitely recommend it as a place to eat. Quality of food was outstanding and portion size was excellent. I had smoked haddock on mashed chive potatoes with a poached egg and cheese sauce!!!! Delicious!

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Thank Anne H
Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 July 2016

The Cairnbaan sits at the side of the Crinan Canal in a truly beautiful setting. We only stopped for food so I can't comment on the rooms, but judging by the rest of the hotel I would expect them to be good. There's a decent choice of beers & real ales & a wide choice of house wines. The food...

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Thank john g
glasgow
Reviewed 16 July 2016

Our first floor room overlooked Lock 5 so for most of the day there were craft moving up and down the canal. Our rooms were very spacious and well-appointed; the staff very pleasant and helpful. The bar opened onto a conservatory on the ground floor with a super view.

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Thank muir39
Reay, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 July 2016

Very attractive, comfortable room, spotlessly clean with a view straight onto the canal. Wide choice of food for lunch/evening meals, portions were a little large for my taste but the kitchen was happy to omit sides if not wanted. Excellent breakfast , the scrambled egg has to be the best I've ever tasted, (The ladies certainly obliged ! ) Staff...

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Thank Liz R
Perth
Reviewed 30 June 2016

I booked and paid in advance for one night including breakfast via Booking.com. When I arrived on the Sunday afternoon, I was told how to reach my room (on the first floor with no lift), but there was no offer to take me up there, nor to help me with my suitcase, until I said fairly pointedly - "I'll just...

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2Thank Quaereverum
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 June 2016

We arrived late afternoon and were welcomed by mine Hostess who gave all the info we would need for our stay. Bedroom very comfortable with ensuite bathroom just about same size as room ! Dinner menu + Specials board gave exceptionally good choices - difficult to choose ! Food was excellent - well cooked and nicely presented. Likewise breakfast was...

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1Thank Mags C
London
Reviewed 5 June 2016

We had often driven past this hotel and I always wanted to stay as it looks very inviting as it's very picturesque. However looks can be deceiving. To start with they didn't seem to want my booking. I phoned twice to make a reservation and twice they said they were too busy to book but would call me back. They...

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1Thank MM1s
Birmingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 June 2016

Everyone has to train and reinvest with staff, and this place makes me think, they have a real problem, someone has walked away and is not interested, its a lovely location, we visited last Sunday night, May Bank Holiday, a whim to see my mother and give her a treat, which we regretted. Menu has not changed in years, lines...

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  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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Additional Information about Cairnbaan Hotel

Address: Lock 5, approx halfway along Crinan Canal, Cairnbaan PA31 8SJ, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Argyll and Bute > Cairnbaan
Price Range: $138 - $197 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Cairnbaan Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 12
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“Check out the jewellry display in the bar.”
 of 5 bubbles charlesandsarah, 25 Feb 2017 | Read review
“First floor”
 of 5 bubbles muir39, 16 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Front facing room for the best view, the staircase might be a little challenging for the less mobile.”
  • The Crinan Canal , Loch 5 from the window of the room.
 of 5 bubbles 925lizr, 3 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Small hotel with all rooms overlooking the Crinan Canal so you can watch the boats going up and down the locks”
 of 5 bubbles 802magsc, 19 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Try somewhere else, till it sells!”
 of 5 bubbles AlistairW154, 4 Jun 2016 | Read review
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