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    Bencorragh House

    Upper Gills, Canisbay, John O'Groats KW1 4YD, Scotland
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    2017-10-29 2017-10-30
    Traveller (12)
    Dining (5)
    Room & Suite (3)
    • Excellent10%
    • Very good21%
    • Average36%
    • Poor21%
    • Terrible12%
    Travellers talk about
    “working farm” (5 reviews)
    “highland cows” (2 reviews)
    Free Internet
    Free Parking
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Laundry Service
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    Oct 29Oct 30
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    Reviews (57)
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    1 - 5 of 46 reviews

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    We booked this accommodation because we needed to catch the Pentland ferry the following morning and this was nice and close. Also, we don't mind cats. I was a little worried after reading some reviews but it turned out to be a reasonable place to...More

    Thank mudskippa
    Reviewed 30 August 2017

    We didn't receive a warm welcome (or any welcome really which was very unusual for the highlands as everywhere else was lovely and everyone warm). The entrance door wasn't clear so we chapped at the window and the host opened it but no 'hello/welcome/how are...More

    Thank fashionbabee
    Reviewed 18 August 2017

    The decor of the B&B is at least 50 years old...very old fashioned. There are cats and though they are not allowed in the bedrooms area...they have full reign (or rein...both work!) over the rest of the common areas. If you're allergic to cats OR...More

    1  Thank Linda B
    Reviewed 11 July 2017

    when we were driving up to the farmhouse bed and breakfast was saw an elderly man running into the house? thought strange his wife or partner came to the door asking for our names with a very unfriendly welcome? then immediately started talking about the...More

    2  Thank john a
    Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

    A super place. Although the decor is old fashioned and not finished to a high spec, bencorragh house is full of crazy charm. They really should mention the cats on their website but I loved sitting and petting old tigger. The other cats weren't really...More

    Thank Melanie S
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    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free Internet
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    • Free Parking
    • Price range
    • US$86 - US$145 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 3
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    • Scotland >
    • Scottish Highlands >
    • Caithness and Sutherland >
    • John O'Groats
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    Traveller (12)
    Dining (5)
    Room & Suite (3)
    Hotel & Grounds (4)
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    "Our room was quiet and had a view of the ocean and the farm."
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    "Keep clear of the two back bedrooms!"
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    "Easy to get lost due to the location, make sure you have the directions directly from the host before leaving..."
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