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Gullane, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 June 2016

From the moment we arrived at Dallrachney, we were treated as if we were the most important people, and the service was superb during our short stay. Our room was large and very well equipped, with a huge en suite bathroom, and a very comfortable bed. Our dinner was first class, and there is a very comfortable sitting room. My...

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fox9999, Owner at Dalrachney Lodge Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to post a review and we are so pleased that you enjoyed your stay. We were glad to be of assistance to your wife following her operation and it is good to know that you enjoyed the Premier en-suite room with its new bathroom. Thank you for your recommendation.

Southampton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 June 2016

Booking online on spec can be a gamble but not with the Dalrachney Lodge Hotel. This is a little gem of a hotel which appears to have been recently refurbished to a high standard. The bedroom en suite facilities are superb and the food and wine truly excellent. The owners' attention to detail is very noticeable and very commendable. We...

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fox9999, Owner at Dalrachney Lodge Hotel, responded to this review

Many thanks for your wonderful review and we are truly delighted to see your comment that you rank Dalrachney high in your opinion with other worldwide hotels you have stayed in. We very much hope to see you back in the Highlands.

Hunstanton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 June 2016

Although in the centre of Carrbridge Dalrachney Lodge is tucked away and it has wonderful views of open country, with the river running along side the hotel . It has kept all the traditional Scottish features, the service and food was excellent .

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fox9999, Owner at Dalrachney Lodge Hotel, responded to this review

We very much appreciate your comments and are so glad you enjoyed your stay at Dalrachney Lodge.

Reviewed 12 June 2016

This cozy Highlands hotel exudes warmth and friendliness. The room was clean, the bathroom recently redone, and the food was well-prepared sturdy highlander fare. The lounge area is a cozy place to while away an afternoon reading if the weather is dreary (plenty of books or DVDs to borrow). The staff, dog included, were helpful and welcoming. Overall, this was...

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fox9999, Owner at Dalrachney Lodge Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to post a review. We are very glad to know that you found the staff friendly and welcoming and that you enjoyed your overnight stay with us. Your comments are most appreciated.

London
Reviewed 11 June 2016

Imagine a large country house in the Highlands and you come close to understanding the wonderful place that is Dalrachney Lodge. We had three nights in the gorgeous four poster bed room and found it very hard to leave. Breakfast was generous and tasty and we had two wonderful meals in the bistro. The room was generous and the public...

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fox9999, Owner at Dalrachney Lodge Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We are very glad you enjoyed a relaxing stay in our Four Poster room and were able to spend time after dinner in the Drawing Room and soak up the atmosphere! Archie did indeed enjoy the belly rubs. It was lovely to meet you and hope to see you again.

Reading, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 June 2016

I already knew the location was fantastic and various members of my family joined us for 4 nights, and took 6 rooms of the hotel. Rooms were spacious with recently refurbished bathrooms, but the thing that makes this place is its position - an old hunting lodge with character and history, overlooking the river with beautiful views across the hills,...

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fox9999, Owner at Dalrachney Lodge Hotel, responded to this review

Many thanks for taking the time to review Dalrachney. It was a pleasure to meet your family and we were delighted that you enjoyed the Dinner and breakfasts during your stay. We hope you will choose to stay with us again if you are coming back to the Highlands!

Edinburgh
Reviewed 8 June 2016

Keep going past the big grey hotel in Carrbridge and turn right: comfy rooms and well-appointed bathrooms, great views over the big lawn, book-rammed drawing room for select malt- or gin-sipping, good food, all watched over by stags of loving grace... Archie the dog is on duty to meet and greet. Would return

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Thank you for your review and we are pleased that you enjoyed your stay and look forward to your return.

Elgin, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 June 2016

This was the last night of our weeks holiday and we were disappointed first with the room as very dated. Needs a complete refurbish. En suite very modern and showed the room up. The dining room was in the bar and felt as though we were sitting in a cafe. Food was overpriced and basic main course. Breakfast was in...

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fox9999, Owner at Dalrachney Lodge Hotel, responded to this review

The room you were in has a hand made Savoir bed, costing several thousand pounds with bespoke hand made headboard. It has a new Axminster carpet and also a new bathroom. This is an Edwardian Hunting Lodge - the rooms are not modern and contemporary. There are photos of each room on our website - the room you see is...

Camberley, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 June 2016

We have just returned from a wonderful 3 night stay. In a beautiful location, it provides the perfect base to explore the area . Nothing was too much trouble for the hosts and we felt like we were home from home. I realised I was slightly too relaxed when halfway down the stairs I noticed I had no shoes on!...

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Many thanks for your review and we are so glad you had a relaxing stay at Dalrachney Lodge. It was lovely to meet you both and we are looking forward to seeing you again when you are in the area.

Spean Bridge, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 June 2016 via mobile

Just returned from a 2 night stay what a lovely time we had from start to finish it was perfect so peaceful and relaxing. Our hosts from Archie to proprietors where wonderful. We only ate there first night as we had eaten before we got back on Monday but couldn't fault food or service, the breakfast on both mornings was...

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Thank you for your review. We were thinking it may have been a bit too sedate for you with not many residents but are very glad the peace and quiet added to the relaxing break you needed. It's also good to know that you enjoyed your dinner and breakfasts. Hope to see you again if you're up this way. Thanks...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
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  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Dalrachney Lodge is an independent family run Country House Hotel in Carrbridge in the heart of the Scottish Highlands. We recognise how precious your relaxation and holiday time is away from home and we aim to provide a tranquil environment in which to enjoy our wonderful surroundings. Dalrachney Lodge a former Edwardian Hunting Lodge, is set in 3 acre grounds within the Cairngorms National Park and rests directly beside our own 1 km stretch of the Dulnain River. Our Bistro menu features locally sourced food and a good selection of whiskies. We have Egyptian cotton bed linen, Heirlooms towels and Floris toiletries in all rooms. Our Superior rooms have handmade Savoir Super King size beds. Having taken over just two years ago, a substantial renovation project is ongoing which has seen our Drawing Room and Bar/Bistro refurbished and completion of two new bedrooms with new en-suite bathrooms. In March 2015 a biomass boiler system was installed and another two new bathrooms have been completed. Investment in the Hotel is continuing with work starting on updating more bathrooms later in the year and a self-catering cottage will be available for rental in the Summer. We hope you will come and enjoy our Scottish hospitality and all the Cairngorms has to offer. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Dalrachney Lodge Hotel

Address: Grantown Road, Carrbridge, Aviemore PH23 3AT, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Scottish Highlands > Badenoch and Strathspey > Aviemore > Carrbridge
Price Range: $180 - $240 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Dalrachney Lodge Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 11
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Dalrachney Hotel Aviemore
Dalrachney Lodge Hotel Carrbridge, Scotland
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“We had a family room on the 3rd floor which was great for a family of 4. Very comfy.”
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“Room 3 has a double bed and a single bed- ideal for families.”
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“We stayed in room 9, which has recently had a new bathroom and was on the top floor.”
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“We stayed in a second floor room which was very good”
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