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    The Boat Hotel

    Deshar Road, Boat of Garten, Aviemore PH24 3BN, Scotland
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    • Excellent31%
    • Very good35%
    • Average18%
    • Poor11%
    • Terrible5%
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    “garden room” (63 reviews)
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast Buffet
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    3.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 6 November 2017

    We have stayed and eaten here before to much satisfaction. However, on this occasion we were disappointed. This is a gorgeous Victorian Hotel and will never be a "Country Inn". A country inn should be cosy, chintzy and have a "home from home" look and...More

    Thank TheBuchanansScotland
    Reviewed 4 November 2017

    The wood burning fireplace in the lobby was a welcome respite from the cold drizzle outside. The front desk staff was extremely warm and welcoming. The room was ok, but some of the public areas quite warn. Dinner was ok, as was breakfast, though nothing...More

    Thank psychomom715
    Reviewed 2 November 2017

    After a late ferry to Ullapool we needed a hotel inside 2 hours to break the journey home. Booking.com were offering a deal on the suites at the Boat, and since they took dogs we booked in there. Friendly staff on arrival and in the...More

    Thank Will_Of_The_North
    Reviewed 2 November 2017 via mobile

    Another visit and still open fires, tasteful decor and friendly staff. And this time there was a new menu - varied and delicious. It was also our first visit with baby and dog but the staff were unfazed and very welcoming. Outstanding value and a...More

    Thank 4579_anna
    Reviewed 2 November 2017

    This is an awful hotel, run down, dirty and dangerous. The carpet on the stairs to the rooms are worn out and have big hole in them, making a trip hazard. The window in our room (207) was ready for falling out, gaps all the...More

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Restaurant
    • Free Parking
    • Room Service
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Room Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Babysitting
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$37 - US$203 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Smoking rooms available
    • Number of rooms
    • 34
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    • Location
    • United Kingdom >
    • Scotland >
    • Scottish Highlands >
    • Badenoch and Strathspey >
    • Aviemore >
    • Boat of Garten
    • Also Known As
    • Boat Hotel Of Garten ,
    • The Boat Hotel Boat Of Garten, Scotland, UK
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    gordonandalec
    29 April 2017|
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    Response from Martin T | Reviewed this property |
    Garden rooms all day long
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    MichaelHQ
    12 April 2017|
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    Response from TheOldChurch | Reviewed this property |
    Roughly a six mile walk, or a few minutes in the car.
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    Neil M
    23 March 2017|
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    Response from Chris D | Reviewed this property |
    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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    "They do offer garden rooms which looked good, especially if you have a dog as they opened straight onto a..."
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    "keep well away from this hotel"
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    "Don't go for a room with a skylight as there are no shades for them"
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