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Georgia
Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

The hotel smells of mildew. The room looked clean, but there was water in the kettle which made me wonder how clean it really was. The front hotel host seemed abrupt, but nice. We can't get to our kettle without opening the curtains, which opens out into the parking lot (1st floor). Pros: very close to lochgilphead bath tub perfect...

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Paisley, Scotland
Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

My wife and I have just returned home from a two day break at the Cairnbaan. Our meals were superb - absolutely excellent. Dinner courses of Scallops and Black Pudding; Smoked Haddock, poached egg and cheese/cream sauce; Fish Pie and veg; Roasted Duck Breast etc etc etc all delightfully presented and the cooked Breakfasts tasty and plentiful. We cannot understand...

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Thank granPaisley
Glasgow, Scotland
Reviewed 9 September 2016

Booked in at the last minute to facilitate an easy journey on down to Tayvallich for the Jura passenger ferry the next morning (8 miles/15-20 mins drive). Staff were very helpful on the phone and on arrival advising of meal times if required. 2 cask ales on tap were in excellent condition and barman very knowledgeable. Room was a double...

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Thank GlasgowTourist
Crinan, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 September 2016

went here for evening meal with partner and two teenage daughters, the meal was lovely, we shared a couple of larger starters but still had no room for pudding after our mains. had to wait a little while as they were very busy even though we had a table booked but we did not mind, food was cooked beautifully and...

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Thank karen j
London
Reviewed 5 September 2016

There are not a lot of hotels in the area and this one is a fairly good one. The rooms are clean and the rooms are fairly well-maintained though the common parts look a bit dated and need refurbishment. The food at the hotel is excellent and there is a lot of choice but there are set meal times so...

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Thank Yasminka21
Linlithgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 August 2016

Stayed here for three nights. Up seeing friends who live local. Recommended to stay here by locals. Any ways here goes check in went well very friendly. Told where our room was. First thoughts where yeh it well nice. Step into stairs to go into room the smell of stainless hits you. Carpets are deep fresh and clean. But the...

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Thank aceannie
Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 August 2016

9 of us stayed here prior to a trip on the Puffer. Had great evening meal, really fresh food well cooked and presented. Rooms comfortable. They even started breakfast for us early. We will be back. A great location on the Crinan canal.

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1Thank andrew f
Lochgilphead, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 August 2016 via mobile

What a find, we just stumbled across this little hotel with a fantastic view, friendly staff, food was amazing. Would recommend the fish pie . Great choice of real ales and prosseco by the glass, was very busy but service was great.

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2Thank Lorna B
Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

Food delicious and service good. Not overpriced and a good varied menu with some unusual dishes. Would definitely recommend it as a place to eat. Quality of food was outstanding and portion size was excellent. I had smoked haddock on mashed chive potatoes with a poached egg and cheese sauce!!!! Delicious!

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Thank Anne H
Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 July 2016

The Cairnbaan sits at the side of the Crinan Canal in a truly beautiful setting. We only stopped for food so I can't comment on the rooms, but judging by the rest of the hotel I would expect them to be good. There's a decent choice of beers & real ales & a wide choice of house wines. The food...

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  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Parking
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Additional Information about Cairnbaan Hotel

Address: Lock 5, approx halfway along Crinan Canal, Cairnbaan PA31 8SJ, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Argyll and Bute > Cairnbaan
Price Range: $142 - $202 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Cairnbaan Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 12
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muir39, 16 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Front facing room for the best view, the staircase might be a little challenging for the less mobile.”
  • The Crinan Canal , Loch 5 from the window of the room.
925lizr, 3 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Small hotel with all rooms overlooking the Crinan Canal so you can watch the boats going up and down the locks”
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