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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Wow! Wonderful stay at the stunning house! Rooms are spacious, very clean with everything you could think of! Teapigs tea, fresh coffee, hot water bottles, lovely soft dressing gown after enjoying a lovely bath! Not forgetting the delicious little homemade biscuits! Bathroom was also spacious with nice little tricks incase you forgot anything! The lounge has a nice wee fire... More 

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Reviewed 13 October 2016

The Old Minister's House was the prettiest B&B of four that we stayed at while in Scotland. The exterior is beautiful and very well kept. Inside, the design is modern and fresh while still keeping that country house feel. We chose the ground-floor room for the price. We had no noise issues and the room was very clean and the... More 

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Thank Heather I
Omaha, NE
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38 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 September 2016

Great beds, big bathtub, tea and cookies in room. Quiet. Great breakfast served by Mary, who is so pleasant every morning and eager to bring breakfast. Hot tea waiting each morning. Shiela is the owner, and check in in 4-6 pm, or make prior arrangement. Easy enough rule to follow for a really great bed and breakfast near hiking trails,... More 

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Thank TravelsAlot
Irvine, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

My friend Billy and I stayed here for Thunder in the Glens weekend and had a brilliant stay.We arrived later than anticipated but was met by Shelagh who was really nice. She explained everything to us and led us to a twin room. The room was excellent, I felt as if i was floating when i lay on my bed... More 

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1 Thank Bigtamba
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 August 2016

Thank you for a wonderful stay myself and my two daughters had a fantastic few days. Shelagh the owner absolutely went the extra mile for us, from the incredible room, attention, local advice and tips. One of the best breakfasts we have all had to include my tricky daughters. There is a DVD library and a honesty bar, so for... More 

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Forfar, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 3 August 2016 via mobile

We are just back from a lovely couple of days at the ministers house, we had previously visited in September. Lovely relaxing guest house cannot fault anything , the attention to detail is exceptional. Breakfast of eggs benedict the best we have ever had, we had been fortunate to have eggs benedict at a hotel with a Michelin star restaurant... More 

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Raleigh, NC
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4 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 3 August 2016

Coming up from Edinburgh we were delayed I emailed to say we were running late but would check in by 8PM. We received an email back saying check-in is 4-6PM. However the website says to call or email if you would prefer an earlier or later check in...We called after the initial email and was told that check is 4-6PM... More 

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Caledon, Canada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 July 2016

Very centrally located that makes this guest house very convenient. It's only a 10 minute walk into the main street filled with shops, cafes, outdoor clothing shops, hiking stores etc. The owner greets you upon arrival and shows you to your room after taking the time to guide you about the area. You may choose the time you would like... More 

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Knoxville, Tennessee
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Reviewed 23 July 2016

Check in is between 4 and 6, no exceptions! We were delayed with business in England and got stuck in traffic due to an accident, followed by a lot of construction. Got a rather curt phone call at 6:15 asking why we were late, and if we were coming. Confused, I told her we were on her way. She then... More 

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New York City, New York
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Reviewed 5 July 2016

Everything was perfect, beginning to end. When our train was delayed ( until midnight!) getting to Aviemore, Shelagh made sure we had transportation arranged to the house, a code for the locks and sent us all other appropriate info we needed that evening. The house is lovely and well kept, with excellent decorating and updating.House is spotless and everyone extremely... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Old Ministers House is located at the foot of the Cairngorms and in the heart of the Rothiemurchus Estate. The Guest House is beautifully decorated and exceptionally comfortable. For guests comfort, you will find in the sitting room - an honesty bar, log burning stove, an i-pad, dvd libary, free wi-fi and many more extras. In the bedrooms, there are slippers and gowns, a selection of teas, coffee and fresh milk and most importantly ... Sherry ! Packed lunch is available by prior arrangement. Sports equipment can be safely stored and wet clothes can be dried. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Old Minister's House

Address: Rothiemurchus | Inverdruie, Aviemore PH22 1QH, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Scottish Highlands > Badenoch and Strathspey > Aviemore
Price Range: RM759 - RM942 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 5
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