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Thistle House Guest House

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Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Thistle House sits on the shores of Loch Fyne in the small village of St Catherines. Many of our bedrooms overlook the loch over to Inveraray and its castle. We are perfectly situated on the west coast of Scotland to enjoy the wonderful Cowal Peninsula and many west coast islands.
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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Family Rooms
Non-Smoking Rooms
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On the shores of loch fyne opposite inverary castle, a luxury stay with home made ingredients for breakfast. Thistle house is a beautiful guest house, furnished to a very high standard, we only stayed the one night but when we revisit the area, we know where we will be
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Stayed here on 20th October with my partner. Booked without realising how rural the location was. Got there earlier than recommended check in time but Jennifer was there and let us in. Room was beautiful and perfectly clean. Local taxi guy had just had heart surgery so Jennifer
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The guest house itself is exquisite inside and out, beautifully furnished, and offering lovely views of Loch Fyne. I awoke one morning to see fish (presumably salmon) rising in the Loch leaving swirls in the the calm water. A short drive to Inveraray (and castle). The
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We stayed for one night en route to Fort William. The guest house is literally on the shores of Loch Fyne with a lovely view across to Inverary. The room was large, airy and spotless with a comfortable bed and a lovely bathroom. Although there are no restaurants immediately
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Response from Thistlehouse, Owner at Thistle House Guest House
Responded 20 Sep 2018
Dear David B Thank you very much for taking the time to submit your very complimentary review which we appreciate very much. I hope you enjoyed your trip to Fort William and the stunning views on the way, so thrilled you enjoyed breakfast and as they say in Scotland "Haste ye Back" Best Regards.
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Just the one night for us unfortunately, we would have loved to stay longer. A warm welcome and a lovely house with the best breakfast ever (for vegetarians too...!!) Highly recommended, and the view from the the delightful lounge is not bad either!!! :)
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Response from Thistlehouse, Owner at Thistle House Guest House
Responded 20 Sep 2018
Dear Oliver P Thank you for your very nice review, pleased you enjoyed our breakfast and trust you had a good onward trip. We do hope you get the opportunity to visit again. Kindest regards
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the living room
"Ask for a room with a loch view. The stairs to the top floor might be a bit hard for those with mobility issues."
"Lake views"
"Ask for a room facing the Loch"
"Choose rooms with views of the Loch and Inverary."
"My friend and I had a room each and there was no need for one of us to feel short changed!"
US$105 - US$162 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
United KingdomScotlandCairndow
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