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2 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 6
Aberfeldy, Perth and Kinross, Scotland

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Very good - based on 45 reviews
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MrsForget...
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Level 3 Contributor
19 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
“Lovely Cottage and Location”
Reviewed April 22, 2014 for a stay in April 2014

We stayed at The Armoury for 3 days over Easter weekend. Lovely cottage, really cosy and the kitchen/sunroom is so bright and spacious we spent most of our time here! The garden is a great size and plenty secure for our dog who loved it!

Aberfeldy is lovely, a very friendly place with some lovely shops and a co-op which has all you need, the chippie is also lush. Some lovely river walks, Schehallion and Ben Lawers nearby aswell. We went to the farmers market in Logierait on Saturday which is worth a visit if its on and you're around. We also went to Kenmore for and Glantully. Nice little beach in Kenmore. We walked to Glantully along the river with the dog (5.5miles each way), went to the Chocolate shop for lunch which was really nice. Also visited the Spirit of Wood shop - such nice things!

We would definitely come back to the Armoury if we are to stay in Aberfeldy again, my husband has already spoken about going back easter next year! Thank you Rosemary we thoroughly enjoyed our stay. Would absolutely recommend it.

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Liked best: The homely feel of the property and its spacious living and garden area
Liked least: The mattress was a little hard and would prefer an electric shower.
Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Management Response
27 Oct 2015
Lovely to hear you had a good time - come back soon xx
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ClaireR13...
Level 3 Contributor
13 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
“Absolutely fabulous”
Reviewed March 12, 2014 for a stay in December 2013

Fabulous river walks on the doorstep! The location was perfect for us and it was a home from home.
Booking the break was very easy and I recommend this to everyone.
Will be back!!

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Management Response
27 Oct 2015
Thank you ! Haste ye back ! Kind regards rosemary xx
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gus_434
Dingwall, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“Great cottage in excellent location.”
Reviewed February 19, 2014 for a stay in February 2014
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Stayed here with friends for a couple of nights and had a wonderful time. Cottage was spacious and warmed up wonderfully (despite not using the wood-fire) with radiators on. An excellent base in the area, with Aberfeldy right on your doorstep. Easy to walk into town for supplies, or to blow the froth off a couple!

Would certainly stay again, really loved the area and the hikes it had to offer. Very gracious host also.

Travelling group: Friends
Your age range 25-34
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Kathy S
Chelmsford, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“Great cottage, full of light, space and character”
Reviewed August 14, 2013 for a stay in August 2013
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Great location, the Armoury is full of character with a fabulous light and spacious family room. There's also a cosy lounge with a fireplace and outside there's a pretty enclosed garden. This is a wonderful place for family and friends to stay and a great location for walking in the local hills. The Aberfeldy Show was taking place during our stay and this was definitely an added attraction. We'd never seen anyone tossing the caber before! We hired a car for our visit but found we didn't need it very much as many picturesque walks start from near the town centre. The Armoury slept six comfortably and there's even a wigwam in the garden for two or three hardy souls!

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Liked best: the location
Liked least: no wi-fi
Travelling group: Extended Family
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
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Older travelers Families with young children
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pmf13
Sussex
Level 2 Contributor
9 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
“Fabulous for pets & humans alike”
Reviewed July 24, 2013 for a stay in July 2013

Stayed here in the middle of some glorious weather, so managed to pack in a full week of activity & this property suited our needs perfectly. Having separate bathrooms meant no hanging around in the morning. 2 adults & a dog, that thoroughly enjoyed the decent sized, safely enclosed garden, complete with WigWam for shade ! Prior to arrival, Rosemary made sure we knew how to get in, gave helpful landmark directions & ensured we had a contact point if needed. It wasn't. Easy off street parking & close, but not too close, proximity to the shops, meant that a quick stroll up the road took care of all necessary food & provisions on arrival.
There IS clothes storage room, but it is limited. The kitchen/dining area is wonderful though - light, spacious & warm, with direct access to that lovely safe garden. The dog loved the river walk & swimming about 2 minutes away & all the Munros a few miles away above Loch Tay.
I would happily recommend this property & return to it if returning to Aberfeldy in the near future.

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Liked best: The whole kitchen/dining area
Liked least: Lack of wardrobe space
Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway People with disabilities
Older travelers Families with young children
People with pets
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Keighley, United Kingdom
Reviewed June 5, 2013 for a stay in April 2013

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Liked best: Location
Liked least: No wi-fi
Travelling group: Extended Family
Your age range 50-64
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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jackcoyle...
Glasgow, United Kingdom
Level 4 Contributor
42 reviews
17 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
“Cosy, comfortable accommodation in central location”
Reviewed January 30, 2013 for a stay in October 2012

We stayed here in early October and we were thoroughly impressed with the Armoury.

The initial directions to get to the property were a little confusing and it took us around half an hour to finally find it! It's actually just located behind a house call the Armoury Tollhouse off Kenmore St (picture attached).

Inside there was a lovely wood burning fire - with some logs for our use. The TV didn't pick up a great signal however we were out and about most of the time so this didn't matter much.

The bed linen and bedrooms were lovely - we only used the ground floor bedroom as there were the two of us. Very cosy and good wardrobe space.

The kitchen and sun lounge were amazing - very good if you planned to host a dinner party, the kitchen had everything you could want in it. The feel of the whole property was that it had just been renovated - the kitchen felt brand new!

The only hiccup we encountered was when the boiler broke on the first night of our stay - this meant we had no hot water or heating. The owner was absolutely amazing and provided us with extra firewood and peat blocks for the fire as well as electric heaters. She made every endeavour to get the boiler fixed but this was difficult due to it being the weekend.

When we got back home we were invited for a free stay as well as being refunded a portion of our rent.

Overall it was a very enjoyable break and the accommodation was fantastic - the lack of heating meant we could get the most out of the fire! The owner handled our complaint amazingly so I would have no reservations with regards to staying here,

How easy was it to book the property? How helpful were the directions to the property?
How easy was key pickup/access to the property? Overall condition of the property
Bedding & mattresses Kitchen & utensils
Bathroom cleanliness Other facilities & amenities
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Liked best: The wood burning fire
Liked least: Lack of TV signal, WiFi
Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway Older travelers
Families with young children
  • Was the property as advertised?
  • Would you recommend the location of this property?
  • Was it a good value for the price paid?
Was this review helpful? Yes
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