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Melton Mowbray, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 January 2014

My wife and I stayed for 4 nights in Jan and included the Burns Night celebration dinner. It could not have been better for the price, excellent food, very polite friendly and helpful staff and a very relaxed atmosphere. Our room was at the back of the hotel, it was a good size and very warm and it was always...

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Peebles, Scotland, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 January 2014

Just a one night stay while on a short business trip but was very comfortable and good value. Reception and breakfast staff were very pleasant. I didn't eat here - although the menu looked very nice it was out with the price range of my business allowance unfortunately. A beer at the bar was reasonably priced and they looked to...

Thank Robin W
Dumfries, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 January 2014

This was our second stay at the Grant Arms Hotel, this time for 3 nights. We had a comfortable warm room at the front overlooking the square. As before the service provided by all the staff was excellent, all of them kind, pleasant and helpful. The food is excellent with delicious full Scottish breakfasts and a superb dinner menu to...

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Ely, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 January 2014

We had a wonderful time on our third visit to the Grant Arms; so much so that we have booked another visit in June 2014. Staff were friendly, knowledgeable and efficient. Food was excellent including a picnic dinner when we had to miss dinner because of an evening visit to "the hide" to see pine martens and badgers. For any...

Thank Helen M
Reviewed 9 January 2014

Stayed here for three day Hogmanay special and thoroughly enjoyed. Room in the extension at the back of the hotel was comfortable with good facilities. Two easy chairs in the room so one of us did not have to sit on the bed. Food was excellent The hotel specializes as a center for birdwatchers and wildlife in general. The only...

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Darlington, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 January 2014

I was invited with my 11 year old daughter to spend Christmas here with my parents. We had a fantastic four night stay from 23rd to 27th December over the Christmas period. David and his staff were friendly and helpful, nothing was too much trouble for them. Our room was spotlessly clean, comfortable and well appointed. The food ..... well...

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York, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 January 2014

We had a wonderful four nights stay at The Grant Arms Hotel over Christmas.The staff were friendly and helpful,nothing was too much trouble.Our room was spacious and comfortable and kept very clean.The whole hotel looked cared for.The food choice was always varied,plentiful and well presented.The organization,particularly on Christmas Eve,was excellent.The BWWC staff were on hand to provide information.It is a...

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Llandudno, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 January 2014

We're just back from spending the most marvellous and memorable stay at the Grant Arms Hotel at Hogmanay. We can't thank all the wonderful staff and lovely guests for making it such a fantastic celebration. As always, all the staff were friendly, welcoming and attentive to make this the perfect stay. The wonderful wildlife on the doorstep helped complete the...

Thank AlanandRuth T
Reading, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 December 2013

We arrived at the hotel and were warmly welcomed by all the staff, they all worked so hard to make our break memorable in which they succeeded. As well as being a very attractive building, the hotel was kept spotless at all times. The food was good and well presented with an acceptable number of choices and something to suit...

1Thank Julia B
Cardross, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 December 2013

We took our daughter and granddaughter (aged 11) to this hotel for Christmas and, despite there being no other children, all the staff "went the extra mile" to make her feel welcome. Everyone connected with the hotel was very welcoming and all worked so hard to make the break memorable in which they succeeded. As well as being a very...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Multilingual Staff
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A Warm Welcome awaits you the Grant Arms Hotel (3*** GOLD VisitScotland Award), The UK's Wildlife Hotel, which was built in 1765. Former famous visitors include both Queen Victoria and Queen Elizabeth II. Refurbished to a High Standard of comfort and service, all rooms are ensuite with tea and coffee making facilities, TV, hairdryer and toiletries. The Grant Arms Hotel is proud to be the base of the BWWC (BirdWatching and Wildlife Club). The BWWC's Club Room, Natural History Library, Walks, Talks and Wildlife Briefings are free to all Grant Arms Guests. Experience a holiday in the Scottish Highlands, the perfect combination of mountain scenery, ancient buildings and mysterious lochs. Visit Aviemore; Cairngorms mountains, Inverness; Loch Ness; the Moray Firth; and Royal Deeside. Follow the trails of castles, gardens and distilleries, or play golf at the numerous courses found nearby, including the Grantown-on-Spey 18-hole course. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Grant Arms Hotel

Address: 25 The Square, Grantown-on-Spey PH26 3HF, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Scottish Highlands > Badenoch and Strathspey > Grantown-on-Spey
Price Range: RM524 - RM831 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Grant Arms Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 50
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