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Woodlands Guest House

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11/06/2017 12/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great room, huge bathroom. Fantastic location for touring around Loch Ness. Purpose built guesthouse. Perfect stay. Super friendly hosts. Walking distance to restaurants and bars. Other restaurants offer pick up and drop off

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Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

Our family of five were booked in for 4 nights for my sisters wedding. We were allocated the skye room which is very spacious with lovely views. Rooms very clean with tea and coffee facilities also shampoo body wash etc are a nice touch. Rory and Lisa (hosts) were friendly and welcoming their children are lovely and polite. We pre...

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Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

I was recently asked to do some wedding videography in Drumnadrochit and stayed at Woodlands. Rory, Lisa, the boys and the cat were very welcoming from the moment I arrived. The room was comfortable and I looked forward to returning there after spending the day on my feet. I highly recommend a visit!

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Thank Dean M
Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Lovely guest house, large room. Breakfast was brilliant, plenty of choice. Very quiet location, perfect was visiting the area. Within walking distance of Drumnadrochit, The Loch Ness Inn pub was very close too. Had a fantastic time.

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 January 2017 via mobile

My first experience of a guesthouse. Very clean and comfortable. Close to pub. Excellent wifi but no mobile reception although that didn't bother me. Breakfast was ok, not large portions, no fruit. My room had a skylight which was great for star gazing and we were lucky there was a full moon when we stayed and very little cloud! Bathroom...

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Rory240, Owner at Woodlands Guest House, responded to this review

Many thanks for your Kind comments, we're pleased you enjoyed your stay! Please remember when booking your next stay to check our availability directly with ourselves, as we do not sell all of our rooms during the summer months through online travel agents. Cheers, Rory

Bristol, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 January 2017

We liked our spacious room (Skye) which was on the top floor with nice view. The area was quiet and ideal for walks - there is a local pub few minutes walk as well as a castle (35min), Loch Ness Lake (25min) and a waterfall (40 min). Both Rory & Lisa (hosts) were friendly and welcoming. large & comfortable bed...

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Rory240, Owner at Woodlands Guest House, responded to this review

The skye room is definitely our nicest room and our biggest. We are pleased you enjoyed your stay, and the local amenities! Please remember when booking your next stay to check our availability directly with ourselves, as we do not sell all our rooms through online travel agents during the summer months. Cheers, Rory

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Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

It was a lovely place to stay, with very easy and comfortable rooms. Everything was well organized and the breakfast that we had in the morning was great. Definitely on the top of our list of places that we stayed at in Scotland.

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Rory240, Owner at Woodlands Guest House, responded to this review

Many thanks for your kind words! Please remember when booking your next stay to check our availability directly with ourselves, as we do not sell all our rooms through online travel agents during the summer months. Cheers, Rory

Reviewed 24 December 2016 via mobile

This was a great place to stay. Rooms were clean set out well. Clean good bathrooms. The owners were very welcoming. Breakfast was excellent. So if travelling to loch ness in Scotland this is the place to stay. Would recommend this guest house.

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Rory240, Owner at Woodlands Guest House, responded to this review

I couldn't have said it better myself - " This is the place to stay at Loch Ness", thank you for your recommendation to future guests! Please remember when booking your next stay to check our availability directly with ourselves, as we do not sell all our rooms through online travel agents during the summer months. Cheers, Rory

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Reviewed 16 November 2016

In this guesthouse there are very clean and comfortable rooms. The beds are sooo comfy. I liked it a lot. The atmosphere was really great. In the evening we had to fill in a form about what we want to have for breakfast. It was really correct. The breakfast was delicious. I would highly recommend this place.

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Rory240, Owner at Woodlands Guest House, responded to this review

Yes our beds are really comfy, and the breakfast really sets you up for the day ahead! Please remember when booking your next stay to check our availability directly with ourselves, as we do not sell all our rooms through online travel agents during the summer months. Cheers, Rory

Reviewed 5 November 2016 via mobile

We had a lovely stay at the woodlands. We were welcomed on arrival and shown to our lovely room called iona. The layout was great and modern. The hospitality was great and the breakfast was lovely. The only thing I would suggest is to grit the decking as it gets very slippy when it's cold and icy. Would definitely stay...

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Rory240, Owner at Woodlands Guest House, responded to this review

Apologies that the deck wasn't grited on that occasion, it should be normally, pleased that you enjoyed your stay otherwise! Please remember when booking your next stay to check our availability directly with ourselves, as we do not sell all our rooms through online travel agents during the summer months. Cheers, Rory

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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Woodlands Guesthouse is situated in its own spacious grounds with excellent parking and is within walking distance of the world famous Loch Ness. This family run Guest House is a real home from home and a must stay on your Highlands of Scotland Adventure. Run by Rory and Lisa Cameron you are assured of a real Scottish Welcome, with Rory's Australian and Scottish connections affectionately known as a "Scozzie" and Lisa with her Welsh heritage adds a real Celtic flavour to Woodlands. Rory having been in the hospitality business in the area for many years, is extremely knowledgeable of what to do, where to go and what to see and also has a great network of local contacts for organising Fishing trips, Walking trips, dining out, storytelling, and of course "Monster Spotting". The area around Drumnadrochit has a wealth of walks and is situated on the Great Glen Way and Woodlands is an Excellent Haven to rest up for the night. A short FREE taxi ride is on offer from Rory and Lisa to take you for dinner to the award winning Cobbs Restaurant, the only Restaurant and bar overlooking Loch Ness, where you can sample fine Single Malt Whisky and Local Beer from the Loch Ness Brewery. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Woodlands Guest House

Address: East Lewiston | Inverness-shire, Drumnadrochit IV63 6UJ, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Scottish Highlands > Loch Ness > Drumnadrochit
Price Range: $110 - $139 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Woodlands Guest House 4*
Number of rooms: 6
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