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Craigellachie Retreat
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26 reviews
Craigellachie Retreat
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Living Room view 1
Living Room View 2
Living room View 3
Dining Kitchen View 1
Bedroom with King size bed
View 2 Bedroom with King size bed
View 3 Bedroom with King size bed when cot is in place
Bedroom with Double size bed
Twin bedded room
Main bathroom with bath and shower
Downstairs Cloakroom
Summer House
Inside Summer House
Second view in Summer House
Drying Room
Loch Morlich
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Holiday Rental House -
3 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 6
Aviemore, Badenoch and Strathspey, Scottish Highlands, Scotland

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fconnolly
Irvine, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“Fantastic accommodation”
Reviewed 22 February 2017 for a stay in February 2017
1
person found this review helpful

Stayed at this property in February and it is fantastic. Jan provides everything you could possibly ask for in a holiday home. Accommodation is well kept and has all the facilities you could possibly ask for. Drying room and summer house are a great added bonus. Would definitely stay here again.

Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Was this review helpful? Yes
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Management Response
13 Jul 2017
Many thanks for your review. It was a pleasure to have you stay at Craigellachie Retreat. :)
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sue946
Huddersfield, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“Beautiful holiday rental”
Reviewed 1 January 2017 for a stay in December 2016
1
person found this review helpful

Fabulous house, immaculate and beautifully decorated and equipped with absolutely everything you will need. Spacious home for 5/6 people on a quiet cul de sac with nice views. The drying room in the garden is a valuable extra for a winter stay and the secure rear garden and summer house looks ideal for anyone enjoying a holiday in fairer weather.
Jan has not overlooked anything in this lovely comfortable home and is a very welcoming host. Every detail from lovely hand soaps to chocolates and fresh flowers added to the welcoming feeling we got when we arrived. We have stayed in many holiday rentals in many different places but this is the best all round accommodation we have been to.

Your age range 50-64
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Was this review helpful? Yes
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Management Response
2 Jan 2017
Thank you so much for your lovely review. I am so pleased the house met all your needs. We do aim to provide a home from home experience.
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CSampson4...
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“Excellent”
Reviewed 8 August 2016 for a stay in July 2016
1
person found this review helpful

We had a lovely week in craigellacchie retreat. The house is in an ideal location, lovely and quiet but within an easy walk/cycle into the centre. The house was spotlessly clean and had everything we needed. Lovely touches like fresh flowers and chocolates made it all the more special. Would defintaley visit again. Thank you.

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Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Was this review helpful? Yes
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Management Response
18 Aug 2016
Thank you very much for your review. I am glad you enjoyed your stay at Craigellachie Retreat.
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fifi89
Dingwall, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“Fantastic house in perfect location”
Reviewed 21 May 2016 for a stay in May 2016

We were lucky to find this house on a last minute booking. It was perfect.
The house was spotless and has everything you could want for a family holiday.
The owner couldn't have been more helpful.

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Liked best: The house was perfect.
Liked least: Nothing
Travelling group: Young Children
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway Families with young children
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Was this review helpful? Yes
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Management Response
22 May 2016
Thank you for your review it was a pleasure to have you and your family stay and we hope we will see you again in the future.
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Ian014701...
Durham, United Kingdom
1 review
“Excellent”
Reviewed 6 April 2016 for a stay in April 2016

Fantastic house with everything thought of to make your stay great.
Jan the owner couldn't have been anymore helpful .
Would definitely stay again

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Liked best: Condition and facilities at the property
Liked least: Having to leave
Travelling group: Extended Family
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway People with disabilities
Older travelers Families with young children
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Was this review helpful? Yes
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gaya247
Level 3 Contributor
19 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
“Best Self Catering in Aviemore”
Reviewed 25 August 2015 for a stay in August 2015
1
person found this review helpful

We stayed at Craigellachie Retreat in Aviemore with my parents and my two young children for 5 days. The house is in a quiet estate and has lovely views of the mountains from outside. The house was very well equipped for our group and catered well for all our needs. The kitchen is well equipped and spotless, the summer house and drying room in the garden are amazing little additions. Jan left two large boxes of toys for the kids and had a huge selection of Children's DVD's to select from. The house is only a 5 minute drive to Aviemore centre and quite central for exploring the Cairngorm mountains and surroundings. We had a wonderful time and after a long day of exploring and activities we had a welcoming cozy place to relax and unwind.

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Travelling group: Other
Your age range 35-49
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway Older travelers
Families with young children Large groups
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Was this review helpful? Yes
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Management Response
26 Aug 2015
Thank you Gaya for taking the time to write such a lovely review. I appreciate your comments and I am glad you had such a great stay in the Cairngorms National Park. Jan
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GaylW76
Rosyth, United Kingdom
1 review
“Excellent holiday home”
Reviewed 9 August 2015 for a stay in July 2015

This is a fantastic holiday home, spotlessly clean, great location and had everything we could possibly need. We were travelling with 4 children, the range of dvd's and toys waiting for them when we arrived was a real bonus! Will be recommending Craigellachie Retreat to our friends.

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Liked best: Everything we could possibly need was provided.
Travelling group: Young Children
Your age range 35-49
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway Older travelers
Families with young children
  • Was the property as advertised?
  • Would you recommend the location of this property?
  • Was it a good value for the price paid?
  • Did the property offer wi-fi/internet access?
  • Was your security deposit returned on time?
Was this review helpful? Yes
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Management Response
17 Aug 2015
Thank you for taking the time to write a review.
Kind regards
Jan
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