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Southampton, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

I was on my way to Inverness and the day seemed to be slipping away. As I needed a room for the night I found The Cairn Hotel by searching the laterooms app on my phone. The Cairn Hotel was about 1/2 hour away from Inverness and it seemed very suitable. I arrived and parked in the rear car park... More 

Thank Kevin L
Lockerbie, United Kingdom
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99 reviews
25 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited the Cairn Hotel in November 2016 Great friendly craik in a smashing, busy wee pub. Great selection of real ales and a brilliant pint of Guinness too. We were in on a Friday night and Saturday afternoon and evening. It was bust with plenty of buzz and people of all ages coming and going. I wish my village... More 

Thank macnab99
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Traveling from Aberdeen back down to the UK, I decided to go via the Cairngorms for a spot of sightseeing and photography. I checked into Cairn for the night and bagged myself a spacious, clean, and cosy double en-suite (Spey) at a more-than reasonable price. The staff were extremely helpful, and the owner knew the Highlands like the back of... More 

Thank Steve K
Alnwick, United Kingdom
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1,358 reviews
130 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 501 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We really enjoyed our stay here. The staff were all extremely welcoming and friendly. Our double room was plenty big enough, spotlessly clean and comfortable with en suite bathroom and tea and coffee making facilities. We ate in the restaurant adjacent to the bar which was really busy but the 'locals' made us feel very welcome. Breakfast was very good... More 

Thank profjoypc
Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

My husband and I stayed here for one night and wish we'd booked for longer. The hotel is cosy, quaint and exactly what we were looking for in Speyside. We had dinner and drinks in the bar, which has a great small town atmosphere. The veggie haggis burger and green curry with prawns were both a generous size, there was... More 

Thank Jess M
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 27 October 2016

Was only in the area for two days and was wanting a cheap, clean hotel with easy access to the surrounding area. The Cairn Hotel met all these criteria and also had very comfortable and well appointed rooms as well. Wasn't anything over the top, but for the price I was paying, I didn't expect it to be, and was... More 

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13 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 October 2016

Warm and friendly Inn with a lovely open fire in the Bar, which is also popular with the locals so a great atmosphere. Stayed two nights. Ensuite room a wee bit dated but clean, comfortable and spacious and staff were excellent. We arrived on a Sunday so had the 3 course set meal for £15.00, real home cooked fresh food.... More 

Thank voyager6Scotland
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3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

We stopped in the area for lunch on our way from Inverness to Edinburgh. From the street you could see the smoke rising from the chimney so we knew it was going to be lovely and cozy! We had a lovely seat by the fire, a cuppa, and a delicious lunch. You have to try the smoked haddock macaroni!!! Highly... More 

Thank ZovoMu
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

I stayed here for two nights and had a pleasant stay. The room we stayed in was front facing and had all required amenities, en-suite, bunk beds and double bed. The welcome was nice, helpful and set the tone for our stay. Breakfast was pleasant and dinner in the evening was lovely. The Landmark park is a 5 minute walk... More 

Thank jen6700
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7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 September 2016

I booked a single room and was given a very nice double room. The bed is quite comfortable and the cooked breakfast is awesome. The guy who I am not sure if he is the owner or staff is very hospitality. Received a warm welcome and the stay is very enjoyable.

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  • Free Parking
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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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 

Additional Information about Cairn Hotel

Address: Main Road, Carrbridge, Aviemore PH23 3AS, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Scottish Highlands > Badenoch and Strathspey > Aviemore > Carrbridge
Price Range: RM297 - RM387 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Cairn Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 7
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“Livet was very spacious, on the front with a brand new mattress put in whilst we stayed there !”
 of 5 bubbles lizs350, 10 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Did not use the hotel . Only used the the bar area .”
 of 5 bubbles Williamfarries, 8 Feb 2016 | Read review
“make sure you ask for a big room.”
 of 5 bubbles davidsenior, 8 Jan 2016 | Read review
“The one bedroom room I had was excellent, slept like a log, no complaints”
 of 5 bubbles G4420FQbriand, 17 Jul 2015 | Read review
“Only 7 rooms, all named after local areas.”
 of 5 bubbles Jayemem, 10 Jul 2015 | Read review
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