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Airds Hotel & Restaurant

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07/05/2017 08/05/2017
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Reviewed 25 January 2015

Have just returned from The Airds Hotel after a fantastic 3 day visit. This is such a comfortable and beautifully situated hotel that It really should be on everyone's 'must visit' list. Wonderful food provided by a very imaginative Chef and served by such enthusiastic and delightful staff. Managers - Graeme, Mira and Cathy work so hard to look after...

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Shaun M, Owner at Airds Hotel & Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. Being fairly remote as we are, guests often ask whether there is much to do so I am delighted you brought this up. In addition to the obvious scenic drives which can be truly stunning in winter, there are also many walks, a superb cycle path and even a gondola ride up Aanoch Mor to...

Stirling, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 January 2015

We have just come back from another wonderful, relaxing stay at this fabulous hotel. As ever the staff were fantastic, the food exceptional and the room incredibly comfortable. It really is a perfect place to escape to and completely unwind - even the dog has come home relaxed!

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Shaun M, Owner at Airds Hotel & Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you for your excellent review. I am delighted you were so pleased with all aspects of the hotel as we put such efforts into the whole experience. I am particularly pleased you have mentioned your room which was the Master Suite. This is our largest and most luxurious room but is often overlooked because it does not have a...

Singapore
Reviewed 20 January 2015

My wife and I spent a wonderful weekend at Airds recently and fell in love with it. The area is gorgeous, especially covered in snow. Chef John is a magician in the kitchen and I have to say the meals were some of the best we have had anywhere around the world. The room was very comfortable although not trendy....

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Shaun M, Owner at Airds Hotel & Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. In any hotel the team working in it are the most important asset regardless of whether it is a budget hotel or a 5* hotel as they are the ones that make a difference. We are very careful to recruit staff with personality and common sense and this, together with our strong focus on in...

Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 January 2015

We loved this place, really lovely and welcoming staff, room was amazing with a balcony. Food was probably the best I have tried. The only thing I would say was that it was a wee bit formal before and during dinner and maybe too grown up for us. We are in our 30's and we were the youngest staying there...

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Shaun M, Owner at Airds Hotel & Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write such lovely review and we are delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us. Port Appin is indeed such a lovely little hamlet and we are fortunate to have such stunning views from the hotel and in particular from the majority of the rooms and the restaurant. We are delighted that you...

Anstruther
Reviewed 8 January 2015

Having stayed at Airds three times previously, albeit, always in the Summer months, we thought that we would stay there over New Year...a three night 'package' essentially. As previously, the staff were the highlight; generally very well trained, friendly but professional and proficient. Management had a much lower profile this time; we don't quite understand why, given the high cost...

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Shaun M, Owner at Airds Hotel & Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write your review and it is always pleasing to receive lovely comments. We were naturally disappointed that you felt the management presence was not quite as it should have been - indeed our three managers were especially disappointed with this comment as they were all on duty every day and as with all...

Stroud, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 January 2015

It was our first time at The Airds, where we met several people who were 'regulars'. We stayed for several nights and the weather was crisp and only icy early morning so we were able to walk the routes recommended by the Hotel. The Hotel is traditional and comfortable but not 'trendy'. Our room was comfortable but not large, as...

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Shaun M, Owner at Airds Hotel & Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your review and I am delighted you enjoyed your stay so much. Whilst our three night Christmas Package is tried and tested we always make a point of reviewing it each year and make any necessary tweaks to improve it for the next year and it would appear these have been a success. Our staff...

north Yorkshire
Reviewed 4 January 2015 via mobile

Absolutely fantastic. Even though the weather was disappointing we really enjoyed every second. The food was delicious, as always, and the staff are wonderful. Even enjoyed the Scottish Dancing on New Years Eve! Very much looking forward to our next stay- and that includes Daisy the dog.

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Shaun M, Owner at Airds Hotel & Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time and trouble to write such a lovely review and we are all delighted that you enjoyed yourselves so much. New Year is such a special time at Airds and we hope there is no where better to celebrate and there is nothing quite like a good Scottish Ceilidh to get everyone in...

Kent, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 January 2015

We have just had the opportunity to have had lunch here...I can not recommend this place any more higher....you must visit! From our arrival to when we departed we were well looked after in everyway. Spotlessly clean tableware and cutlery and a very nice wine list. We had the set lunchtime menu and we can not believe the value for...

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Shaun M, Owner at Airds Hotel & Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review and I am delighted, on behalf of the team, that you thought so highly of your visit. It is particularly pleasing that you recognised the effort that goes in to all the elements of what we offer, even down to the polished cutlery. We look forward to you coming back...

Cologne, Germany
Reviewed 5 December 2014

We were traveling with two small dogs and misunderstood when booking that the dogs are actually only allowed in the room and in the conservatory (where you cannot really sit in fall or winter) but not in the - really nice - lounge, so we had a bad start. Eventually the owner compromised (refusing to cancel) that we could sit...

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Shaun M, Owner at Airds Hotel & Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the trouble to write such a lovely review of the hotel and your stay with us last month. We appreciate that when you first arrived you were disappointed that your dogs were not permitted in the public areas of the hotel but we are grateful that you brought your issues to our attention so that we...

Reviewed 3 December 2014

My wife and I spent 2 nights in November at the Hotel. The food was excellent, and the staff efficient and friendly. A roaring log fire to greet us after our outings was most welcome. With blue skies and a flat-calm loch to look at, there was no reason to be anywhere other than in Scotland!

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Shaun M, Owner at Airds Hotel & Restaurant, responded to this review

Myself and my staff were delighted to read your lovely review of The Airds as it means so much to us all when we read such delightful comments. You were indeed very fortunate with the weather in that we enjoyed some great sunshine throughout a lot of November and whilst it was crisp, the sun did shine! As you say...

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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
This luxury boutique hotel in the romantic setting of the west coast of Scotland, is where personal service, luxury and a gourmet dining experience are the very essence of all that is great about a visit to this exclusive retreat. Whether you come for the beautiful views, fantastic seafood or romantic setting in luxurious surroundings you will not be disappointed.The atmosphere created is one of relaxed elegance where friendly staff are attentive & efficient yet not too formal. Our 11 bedrooms and suites are all uniquely designed to soothe your mind before enjoying a gourmet dinner in our romantic restaurant.Whether you are looking for something intimate and elegant or something a little more grand we have a bedroom to suit. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Airds Hotel & Restaurant

Address: Port Appin PA38 4DF, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Argyll and Bute > Port Appin
Price Range: $435 - $662 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Airds Hotel & Restaurant 4*
Number of rooms: 11
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