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The Anchorage B&B

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Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

Without a doubt, this has to be the most relaxing place to stay if you are visiting this area. I travel here frequently and it is the only place we will use, even rearranging our visits if the Anchorage is full. I cannot praise the Anchorage highly enough. But don't take my word for it - come and enjoy Richard's...

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Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

A friend and I stayed here late October for 3 nights, whilst Deer Stalking in the local area. Richard is a wonderful host. The B&B is spacious, warm and very comfortable. A drying room is handy for those venturing outdoors. The breakfasts are A1. We will be back in 2017!

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Combe Martin, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 October 2016

we had the most wonderful stay at the anchorage b&b our rooms were spotlessly clean lovely beds in both rooms(thank you emma thompson) and richard was the most charming and helpful host we have ever encountered (my wife wanted to take him home) the breakfast was spot on thank you richard for a lovely two night stay hope we will...

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Thank paul b
Bristol, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 September 2016

My mother (progressive dementia) and I stayed at The Anchorage for 4 nights whilst visiting friends in the area. The Anchorage is a lovely old house, very clean, beautifully furnished and with rooms with spectacular views. Richard is just wonderful and nothing was too much trouble which was so very appreciated and we had a really wonderful time. The breakfast...

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Thank Mark H
Dumfries and Galloway, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 September 2016

Stayed her for 2 nights en route to Kintyre and would thoroughly recommend. A room overlooking Holy Loch and beyond, great views. The room itself (Gull room) was spotless, as was the rest of the house. We received a lovely welcome from Richard and found him to be a splendid host, together with being a good cook, the breakfast was...

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Thank Sue M
Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 9 August 2016

After three visits, it’s always a pleasure to drive into the splendid Anchorage's ample driveway at the start of another Highland holiday. The location is superb, looking out across the quiet of Holy Loch to the hills beyond; the rooms are very comfortable - we always try to reserve the first floor rooms (Heron and Gull) which command a splendid...

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Thank Barry Lynch
Glasgow
Reviewed 18 July 2016 via mobile

Had an overnight in The Anchorage and I would thoroughly recommend it. The views are fantastic, the house is beautiful, the rooms are spotless, the breakfast delicious and Richard is charming. If you are looking for accommodation in this area I would definitely book The Anchorage.

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Thank Heldo
Reviewed 3 July 2016

We've stayed a whole week at the Anchorage and we've been very positively impressed by the very warm and welcoming service Richard provides. After our warm welcome we've immediately felt at home. The room was nice, clean and tidy. Same goes for the bathroom. Although we didn't have a room with a direct view on the holy loch we could...

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Thank Sirion80
Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 June 2016

Beautiful location, well appointed room (Heron room), very welcoming owners. Good cycle routes straight from B&B with lots of interesting places to stop along the way - Blair more Gallery & coffee shop and Kilmun Mausoleum just 2 we found. Holy Loch Inn within walking distance for well- earned beer and meal at the end of the day.

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Thank tuffersha
Halifax, Nova Scotia
Reviewed 12 June 2016

Charming B&B overlooking Holy Loch and an abandoned castle in the distance. Our tastefully decorated room with a lovely ensuite, overlooked the water. Very comfy beds. Scrumptious breakfast, great pubs a short walk away, guest parking, no credit cards. Excellent value.

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Charming detached Victorian house on the shores of the Holy Loch Argyll. 4 Refurbished en-suite rooms all with flat screen TV and tea/coffee making facilities. Ideal base for touring the Scottish National Park. Boat and engine available (weather permitting) for the sole use of our guests. Warm welcome assured. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Anchorage B&B

Address: The Anchorage Shore Road | Sandbank, Dunoon PA23 8QG, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Argyll and Bute > Cowal Peninsula > Dunoon
Price Range: ₹ 2,502 - ₹ 2,919 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 27
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The Anchorage B&B Dunoon, Scotland
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“the best tip i can offer is come and see for yourself you will not be disappointed”
 of 5 bubbles paulb039, 10 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Book in good time and ask for views of Holy Loch”
 of 5 bubbles markhX9063VG, 27 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Rooms overlooking Holy Loch have excellent views”
 of 5 bubbles suemP9525IR, 16 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Heron room has a large double bed (other rooms have twin beds) and a fabulous view across the loch.”
 of 5 bubbles tuffersha, 28 Jun 2016 | Read review
“We stayed in the Heron room - great views to the mainland”
 of 5 bubbles 832frankm, 17 Dec 2015 | Read review
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