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Cairn Hotel
Ranked #5 of 8 Carrbridge B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence
Reviewed 12 November 2017

We decided to spend the night at The Cairn Hotel in Carrbridge so that we could go to Landmark Adventure park the next day. The staff were welcoming and friendly, our room was larger than we expected, but was comfortable and nice and warm for the cold November night that it was. The bed was comfortable, though the pillow i had was kinda lumpy, luckily I always travel with my own pilllow, my partner found her pillow to be ok.
Breakfast was served quite quickly and was really nice, could have gone for round two on it, it was that nice.
There were plenty of walks to be had if the notion so took you, my partner did wander off for an hour through the nearby woodlands. overall we had a great wee stay at this hotel and would stay there again without hesitation.

Room Tip: if you like a bath ask for one of the rooms with a bath, ours had a shower
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  • Stayed: November 2017, travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

After being turned away from 4 different eateries on our drive back from the Black Isle it was a welcome relief to find a pub that allowed our dog into the bar.

We enjoyed a great lunch, friendly staff couldn't be more helpful.

Nice menu offering a mix of traditional Scottish fare or sandwiches, burgers etc.

Stayed: September 2017, travelled as a couple
Thank Laurence S
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Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

Had a lovely meal here very nice surroundings and freindly staff. Good quality food excellent service. Get there early at weekend as it gets very busy always a good sign. Can fully recommend the Cairn to you for a decent meal.

Stayed: July 2017, travelled with friends
Thank Philip R
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Reviewed 9 August 2017

Disappointed that this didn't live up to expectations. Bar grubby with a cabinet trophy that doesn't seem to have been cleaned inside or out for years. Bar ceiling either deliberately painted in nicotine colour or never been painted since smoking ban. Our double room resembled a cave. It was tiny with dark grey walls to tone in with lovely grey tartan feature wall but far too dark. En-suite badly laid out and would be a real squeeze for someone with mobility problems. Breakfast lovely and staff very helpful and friendly. Great location.

Room Tip: Avoid grey box room with eaves.
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  • Stayed: August 2017, travelled on business
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Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

Rooms are basic and slightly dated but, overall, this place ticks the boxes. It's not expensive and the food in the bar is remarkably good. Staff were friendly. Ideal stop-off to visit other parts of northern Scotland.

Stayed: July 2017
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Additional Information about Cairn Hotel

Address: Main Road, Carrbridge, Aviemore PH23 3AS, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Scottish Highlands > Badenoch and Strathspey > Aviemore > Carrbridge
Bar / Lounge Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Restaurant
Hotel Style:
Ranked #5 of 8 B&Bs / Inns in Carrbridge
Price Range: ₹ 5,340 - ₹ 8,417 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Cairn Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 7
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
An authentic Highland inn, full of rustic charm and the perfect base for a tour of the Scottish Highlands and the Cairngorm National Park. Our award winning real ale & whisky bar is the centre of our community, providing a genuinely welcoming atmosphere and a great source of information on what to see and do in the area. ... more   less 
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