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Aigas Field Centre

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Merkinch Activity Group spent a very happy day at Aigas last week and thoroughly enjoyed... read more

Reviewed 27 August 2018
glasvegan
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Inverness, United Kingdom
Natures paradise

A lovely place to learn more about the eco systems of our planet, or if you desire to to become... read more

Reviewed 28 July 2018
_jackiek1955
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Alabama
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Please avoid the disappointment of being turned away. Aigas Field Centre is a residential business and not open to passing visitors. Prior booking is always required. The internationally acclaimed and award-winning field centre for the Highlands and...more
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Beauly IV4 7AD, Scotland
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Reviewed 27 August 2018

Merkinch Activity Group spent a very happy day at Aigas last week and thoroughly enjoyed themselves. Several people commented that it was their favourite trip so far. The staff were exceptionally knowledgeable and friendly making us all feel very welcome and informed at all times....More

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AigasFieldCentre, Manager at Aigas Field Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 14 September 2018

Hello there, it is lovely to hear that you had such a nice time with us last month - thank you for your kind review. We all enjoyed having your group to visit too and hope to see you all again soon! all the best,...More

Reviewed 14 August 2018

Aigas is based in an impressive building which is well worth a look inside - the full scottish baronial hunting lodge, mounted heads, stuffed Golden Eagles and all the trimmings. In the grounds you can see Red Squirrel - always a treat and good numbers...More

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AigasFieldCentre, Manager at Aigas Field Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 14 September 2018

Dear Adam, Thank you very much for your kind review. We are glad you enjoyed your time with us and had good views of the pine martens. very best wishes, Hermione

Reviewed 28 July 2018 via mobile

A lovely place to learn more about the eco systems of our planet, or if you desire to to become more involved our planet. The hosts are laid back and friendly and the guides are enthusiastic and wonderfully knowledgeable

Thank _jackiek1955
AigasFieldCentre, Manager at Aigas Field Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 31 July 2018

Hello, thank you for your kind review of Aigas and our staff. It is always lovely to receive such warm and encouraging feedback. best wishes, Hermione

Reviewed 22 July 2018

We visited Aigas Field Centre for a couple of hours as a part of a Road Scholar tour of the highlands. We took a nature walk to the loch with the rangers pointing out flora and fauna, learned about the history and mission of the...More

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AigasFieldCentre, Manager at Aigas Field Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 31 July 2018

Hello, I am so pleased to hear you enjoyed your visit to Aigas. We hope to see you one day in the future! best wishes, Hermione

Reviewed 28 June 2018

I booked the walking with wildlife week in early June. I stayed in rustic,comfortable en suite log cabin in the grounds of the estate, you really felt close to nature. All the meals were served in the main family home a short walk from the...More

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AigasFieldCentre, Manager at Aigas Field Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 12 July 2018

Dear Gavin, We are so pleased you enjoyed your stay at Aigas. Thank you for your kind review - and hope to see you again soon! very best, Hermione

Reviewed 17 June 2018 via mobile

This is an outstanding center for the exploration of the wildlife of the highland. The rangers that escort the parties out daily are very knowledgable and well versed in their roles. To top this there is comfortable accommodation and stunningly good food. The location has...More

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AigasFieldCentre, Manager at Aigas Field Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 12 July 2018

Thank you for your kind words. See you next year! very best, the Aigas team.

Reviewed 30 March 2018 via mobile

This is THE place to stay if you really want to experience and explore the Highlands. Whether your interest is in history, geology or nature, you’ll find such enthusiasm and expert knowledge in the form of Aigas Rangers, to grow your knowledge and experience. Beautiful...More

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AigasFieldCentre, General Manager at Aigas Field Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 25 April 2018

Dear Ewan, Many thanks for your wonderful review. We are always so grateful to hear that people love Aigas as much as we do! best wishes, the Aigas team

Reviewed 26 December 2017

I spent a week at Aigas Field Centre on a Road Scholar trip. I have to preface this review by saying it wasn't the trip I thought it would be. That said, I will review the location on its own merit. Everything in this location...More

2  Thank Yael H
AigasFieldCentre, Manager at Aigas Field Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 22 January 2018

Hello, Thank you very much for your review and 4 star rating. best wishes, Hermione

Reviewed 8 November 2017

Wonderful place to visit. Their vision and work carried out to cause less damage to the environment inspirational.

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AigasFieldCentre, Manager at Aigas Field Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 10 November 2017

Hello there, Thank you for your kind words. best wishes, Hermione

Reviewed 3 October 2017

The hosts at Aigas were Sir John and Lady Lucy Lister Kaye, he a naturalist and writer and she a gardener and superb cook. Both were gracious, welcoming and most informative. The rangers who drove the vehicles to take us to Scottish places of interest...More

4  Thank Carole S
AigasFieldCentre, Manager at Aigas Field Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 10 November 2017

Dear Carole, Thank you very much for your lovely review. We are thrilled to hear you enjoyed your stay with us and hope we might see you back here again one day. best wishes, Hermione

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KimI606
4 July 2018|
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Response from AigasFieldCentre | Property representative |
Yes, we do have a laundry service.
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cmccorm
6 June 2017|
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Response from Kathryn L | Reviewed this property |
I believe it may be possible but i would not just arrive on spec. Give them a call, everyone is really helpful and i sure they will do best to assist. Visits to pine martin hide has to be specially organised and carefully... More
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13 May 2017|
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Response from AigasFieldCentre | Property representative |
Hot porridge and croissants are served daily - rest of breakfast is Continental. Guests take out packed lunches and there is a substantial 3 course set dinner menu at night.
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