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Byre spiral staircase leading up to twin gallery bedroom
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Cottage -
2 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 4
Inverness, Scottish Highlands, Scotland

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Lisa-Mari...
Lincolnshire, United Kingdom
Level 1 Contributor
4 reviews
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“A truly wonderful place”
Reviewed 24 August 2015 for a stay in August 2015
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My husband and I stayed in The Bothy during the final week of our honeymoon. It was fantastic! The Bothy is in a great location, peaceful, wonderful views and ideally located for exploring the surrounding area. We were made to feel very welcome by Barbara and her family. The cottage is well-equipped having everything you could ever imagine you will need on a self catering holiday. We were sad to leave and will definitely be back.

Date of stay: August 2015
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Liked best: Location, views and peaceful
Liked least: nothing
Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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David K
Carlisle, United Kingdom
1 review
“Excellent stay in the Bothy”
Reviewed 1 July 2015 for a stay in June 2015

Comfortable, well equipped and immaculate. Good location and excellent hosts.
Views out to the Moray Firth and Black Isle and close to Inverness, airport and Nairn.

Date of stay: June 2015
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Liked best: The cleanliness
Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Older travelers People with pets
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Brenda C
Canberra, Australia
1 review
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“Loved this place”
Reviewed 22 June 2015 for a stay in June 2015
1
person found this review helpful

It had everything we needed and was very comfortable. It's a great spot as a base and peaceful to come back to. I would recommend it highly and hope to come back for a longer stay.

Date of stay: June 2015
Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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LDB48
1 review
“Lovely cottage in a great location”
Reviewed 16 June 2015 for a stay in June 2015

Friendly hosts, fabulous views of the Moray Firth from the front door, plenty to see and do in the area. Well equipped and cosy cottage, we very much enjoyed our stay.

Date of stay: June 2015
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Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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BannerAng...
Inverness, United Kingdom
Level 5 Contributor
58 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
“Excellent facilities in a tranquil setting”
Reviewed 2 May 2015 for a stay in March 2015

We stayed at the Byre for 2 weeks and thoroughly enjoyed it. Great care had been taken to provide a very comfortable, extremely well equipped and spotless holiday let. It was warm, comfortable and had lovely views towards the Moray Firth. It is an excellent location to go off exploring along the coast, shopping and eating out in Inverness and just a lovely quiet location to relax if that is what you are looking for. Barbara the owner was very friendly and made sure that we had everything that we needed. The log fire was a real bonus, although the storage heaters kept us cosy and warm throughout our stay. I would certainly recommend Balblair Holiday Cottages, and will be staying with Barbara again next time we are in the Inverness area. Thank you Barbara for making us so welcome x

Date of stay: March 2015
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Liked best: It was warm and clean, fantastic location
Liked least: Nothing really, although the shower pressure could have been a wee bit stronger, but very minor
Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway Older travelers
Families with young children People with pets
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