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Fairwinds Hotel

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11/06/2017 12/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
US$ 185*
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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 April 2017

It was our second stay at Fairwinds and our experience this time was even better then last time. Lovely hosts and we were looked after very well. Loved the home baked complementary cakes in rooms. Breakfast was superb and really had everything we were expecting. Cant wait to book another holiday and hopefully will be back soon.

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Richmond, Virginia
Reviewed 5 April 2017

We had a wonderful stay in this cute little hotel. The hotel was inviting and beautifully decorated and exceptionally clean. The host and hostess was extremely nice and helpful. Their taste in food and decorating is a much higher level than most places. EVERYTHING was high quality, from the bed, to bath, to towels, all the way down to the...

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Thank Jsfarmer
Reviewed 3 April 2017

My husband and myself were taking a 3 day break. On our arrival at Fairwinds we were shown round and everything explained including meal times. We were invited to help ourselves to a sherry or whisky at the start of our stay and also were surprised to find lovely chocolate cake in our room. We had a standard room which...

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Thank Christine O
Birmingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 December 2016

We stayed here for just 1 night back in August but wished we could have stayed longer. After a night wild camping in the Cairngorms we couldn't be happier to arrive at the warmth and comfort of this hotel. We had a friendly welcome and offer of a free shot of whiskey! The room was lovely, really clean and very...

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Thank Meg K
Cupar, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Lovely comfy clean hotel. Friendly staff . Lovely room and off the road so very quiet. Nice breakfast with great choice. Plus side was that owners kept check out open for us so we could shower after half marathon at nearby Aviemore . We will return.

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1Thank Alexandria G
Lyme, New Hampshire
Reviewed 9 October 2016

This is an attractive small hotel. Proprietors are very friendly and the inn was set up to make us feel very welcome. Breakfast was superb. Room was very tiny and old-fashioned but quiet and comfortable. Restaurant recommendation was not good; the worst meal we had in Scotland.

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Thank Lee L
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 October 2016

We are very glad we stayed at the Fairwinds in Carrbridge instead of in a hotel in a big town centre like Aviemore, overall we would definitely stay again. Pros: - Lovely service from the hosts, included fixing our botched booking at check-in (our fault), offering dinner recommendations, table service at breakfast and other general tips. - Nice room with...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

Family run hotel, where you are made to feel really at home. We phoned them at 10.30pm to see if they had a room for the night. Although it was late and we would not arrive until 11pm the owner made us feel really welcome. We stayed for two nights. Lovely spacious and clean rooms. Delicious home made cakes in...

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Thank P J
Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

Very relaxing break in this small friendly hotel. Not a lot to do in Carrbridge but it is handy for Aviemore & Inverness. It was nice to get a cooked breakfast delivered to our table rather than the drive up buffet version you often get. If you like a quiet peaceful stay this is the place to go.

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Thank Benmac01
Devon, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 September 2016

This charming hotel is comfortable and welcoming. It's location - at the end of a lane - means there is no traffic noise and the setting is restful. Rooms are a generous size - no falling over cases - and everything clean with decent-sized bed and towels! Breakfast in the pleasant conservatory and again, absolutely no complaints about service or...

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  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Fairwinds is a small owner run hotel in the Highland village of Carrbridge at the north end of The Cairngorm National Park. The Hotel and Chalets sit in 7 acres of peaceful, private grounds which are surrounded by mature woodlands and are a haven for wildlife including red squirrels, roe deer and numerous bird species including crossbills. The Hotel offers high quality serviced accommodation in 5 individual bedrooms. Quality toiletries by Arran Aromatics, heavyweight towels, bed linens by Dorma, bottled water and tea/coffee making facilities,ipod docking, TV and free wifi: all are standard within the guest rooms. The 6 self catering chalets are positioned around our private lochan and offer the opportunity for guests to cater for themselves. Carrbridge is ideally situated off the A9, just 6 miles north of Aviemore and 23 miles south of Inverness. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Fairwinds Hotel

Address: Main Street, Carrbridge, Aviemore PH23 3AA, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Scottish Highlands > Badenoch and Strathspey > Aviemore > Carrbridge
Price Range: ₹ 7,392 - ₹ 12,624 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 5
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Fairwinds Hotel Aviemore
Fairwinds Hotel Carrbridge, Scotland
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“They are all good.”
Jsfarmer, 5 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Strathspey is a ground floor room and is dog friendly.”
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“The hotel provides a choice of room size. All are quiet and comfortable.”
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“rooms quite,nice decor and lovely complementary toiletries”
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“Cairngorm is good, but did not see other rooms to compare”
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