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Thistle House Guest House

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 September 2016

Thistle House is delightful - it looks welcoming from the exterior and the owners and interior are very welcoming. We had a room at the front overlooking the loch across to Inveraray. The room was comfortable and spotless. Breakfast was excellent - good range of options and delicious local produce.

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Durham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 September 2016

We stayed here en route to Loch Linnhe area, it is a lovely place in a quiet location with great views across Loch Fyne. We received a warm welcome, nice room with a view, and quality breakfast. I found it useful to know it's very near the famous Loch Fyne smokehouse & restaurant, and Fyne Ales brewery.

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

We had a great family room with two rooms connected rooms. Worked like a charm. Area dinner spots were delicious and the breakfast the Thistle people served was great too. The owners went out of their way to ask about our plans, give advice and make suggestions and provide done discounts. Lovely place with spectacular views and great decor.

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Thistlehouse, Owner at Thistle House Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to submit your review. I am pleased that you enjoyed our family/triple room, comfort is important for all 3 of our guests and with the connecting door gives a little bit of privacy. Thank you also for compliments about our breakfast, as well as a good nights sleep a good traditional breakfast always goes...

Reviewed 27 August 2016

Thistle House was easy to find and is set in a beautiful location. The photographs are very accurate and the rooms are clean, spacious and well presented. There is a lovely lounge available to guests with views over the loch and gardens. The breakfast choice is extensive and includes fresh fruit salad, croissants and home made jams and marmalades. The...

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Thistlehouse, Owner at Thistle House Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you Vacationviews for taking the time out of your schedule to post a very complimentary review about Thistle House. I am so pleased that it lived up to your expectations and you had the opportunity to relax in the lounge, it is such a great relaxing room to gather ones thoughts after a busy day travelling or exploring. Thrilled...

Brighton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 August 2016

This is a great B&B with fantastic views across the Loch Fyne, lovely accommodation an excellent breakfast and most importantly, a warm welcome from the owners Jennifer and Alistair, who know how to go out of their way to help without encroaching on your space. I'd highly recommend this place and will definitely stay here again next time I'm visiting...

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Thistlehouse, Owner at Thistle House Guest House, responded to this review

Dear Keefster37 Thank you for your positive review. It is always helpful to have feedback and a wee pat on the back is even better ( makes it all worthwhile). It is very pleasing to know that you enjoyed our breakfast and we look forward to your next visit to Thistle House.

Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

Excellent accommodation, nice view from the room and in front of the house, room equipped with everything you need, good wi-fi, great food, a large choices at the buffet in the morning, very nice and kind people.

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Thistlehouse, Owner at Thistle House Guest House, responded to this review

Dear Roxana S Thank you for taking the time to submit a review about our guesthouse. Glad you enjoyed the views, the breakfast and in general your stay with us. I hope you return for a visit sometime in the future

Tampere, Finland
Reviewed 28 July 2016

We stayed two nights at this guest house, and felt very welcomed right from the start. Our room was nice and clean with a view over the nearby loch. The breakfast was excellent, and there was even delicious vegetarian haggis. The owners were really helpful and were even able to make us a packed lunch on a short notice for...

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Thistlehouse, Owner at Thistle House Guest House, responded to this review

Dear djevushka Thank you for taking the time to review our guesthouse. We are very pleased that you enjoyed your stay and loved your room with stunning views across Loch Fyne and also enjoyed our own lovely traditional Scottish breakfast. We were very impressed you climbed the Cobbler without breaking a sweat and enjoyed your packed lunch. (Many a packed...

Truro, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 July 2016

Stayed one night here, and the welcome couldn't have been better. Excellent room overlooking the loch towards Inveraray, and first-rate breakfast the next morning. Would definitely come back again en-route towards Oban

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Thistlehouse, Owner at Thistle House Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you David P for your complimentary review, pleased you enjoyed your brief stay with us at Thistle House and look forward to your next visit with us

Reviewed 16 July 2016

This place is fantastic. The two owners do a great job and are lovely to talk to. The location is gorgeous and is a pretty easy drive to the main roads to get anywhere you want to go. We drove to Fort William 1 day (about 2 hr drive) and toured the Benmore Botanical Garden the other. There's lots of...

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Ra'anana, Israel
Reviewed 14 July 2016

This is a dream place for a relaxed vacation in a breathtakingly beautiful environment. Everything in it was pleasant and enjoyable: the comfortable room, the view of the lake, the absolute quiet, the very generous breakfast, and above all the sweet friendliness of Jenifer, the place owner. No need to say more -- it was a perfect lodging for the...

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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
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. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Thistle House Guest House

Address: St Catherines | Inverary, Cairndow PA25 8AZ, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Argyll and Bute > Cairndow
Price Range: $145 - $224 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Thistle House Guest House 4*
Number of rooms: 4
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“The extra for a room overlooking the lock was worth while. A large room with excellent facilities.”
martinbO5762RR, 4 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Each room is decorated differently. The rooms facing the loch have a great view.”
673pamb673, 1 Oct 2016 | Read review
“ask for a room facing the loch”
tahitibluemg, 18 Sep 2016 | Read review
“The two bedrooms at the front of the house overlooking the Loch.”
Vacationviews, 26 Aug 2016 | Read review
“We stayed in Campbell which is a deluxe, two floors up (top) but with great views through the little attic window,”
Keefster37, 22 Aug 2016 | Read review
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