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The Old Church of Urquhart

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Perth and Kinross, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 September 2015

Very friendly and efficient and lavish hospitality which being a bit older (60) we appreciated after a hard days "touristing".An excellent base from which to tour the area the evening meals are not to be missed as they are prepared and served with the "TLC" which you usually only find when you visit friends for dinner .The accomodation and setting...

Thank Allan C
Reviewed 23 August 2015

We stayed two nights while visiting from the United States to do family tree research in the area. Our large bedroom and bathroom were very comfortable, clean and well appointed, as were the dining room and main lounge. Andreas and Kris have done a great job converting the Old Church at Urquhart into a b&b with a manor house atmosphere....

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Reviewed 15 August 2015 via mobile

It's living in an old church somewhere into nothing. Perfect scenery, beautiful interiour, clean bedroom and bath. Superb breakfast and also optional Dinner for a really fair price. The two owners are super friendly and have many great advices what to visit nearby. Great for couples!

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Los Gatos, California
Reviewed 5 August 2015

My mom and I stayed for three nights at Urquhart Church, and they were our favorite nights during our one month stay in the UK. Andreas and Kris are such wonderful hosts, and we shared many great conversations and lot's of laughs during our stay with them. Our rooms were stunning with full church windows looking out to a garden...

Thank blackpoodle2015
Dallas, Texas
Reviewed 16 July 2015

We could only stay one night.......but it was the most amazing evening,,one could ever experience..Everything and i mean Everything was above and beyond your fondest dream...Enjoy the dinner they offer.......It is made with a special love... Wished we lived near so we could have this feeling over and over again...Total relaxation... Please enjoy...It will warm your heart...

Thank Katarinasea
South Carolina USA
Reviewed 15 July 2015

I love this place, the hosts Andreas and Kris are perfect, the relaxing atmosphere of the Old Church is amazing and the food is wonderful!!! We stay here every time that we come to Scotland and will stay again!

Thank Pyromomma
Reviewed 11 July 2015

We could not have chosen a better place to stay for a few days discovering the Moray Coast. From the moment we were welcomed by Andreas, our host, until the moment we left we were so well looked after. The room was so clean and comfortable, the public areas are full of interest and the food (cooked by Kris) is...

Thank Michael S
Reviewed 20 June 2015 via mobile

Great place to stay! Amazing homemade food! Make sure you order dinner! Welcomed by owner and got a tour around the church. Lovely atmosphere! Fireplace. Peaceful and relaxing. Highly recommended! The owner knows a lot about area, make sure you ask about it.

Thank Lev K
Lampertheim, Germany
Reviewed 10 June 2015

We got married on 15/05/15 at this special place and had booked all rooms for our family members. We came over from Germany and also the whole family did to celebrate this special day with us. Andreas and Kris made us a perfect and unforgettable day. During these 4 days in the Old Church we felt like home and enjoyed...

Thank ThomasRosengarten
Reviewed 18 May 2015

We stayed during the speysidewhiskyfestival in this manifique place. Every thing is as clean as it has to be, the beds are comfortable and very nice to know, Kris is a very good cook. So if you don't where to go for dinner don't look to far

Thank Alexander L

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Find your own little island of peace in this comfortable converted scottish church on top of its own wee hillock!The church is ideally placed inmidst Malt Whisky Country close to both, The Grampian Highlands and the sea shore of the Moray Firth with white sandy beaches and its residents, The Moray Dolphins.Dinner available at 7.00 pm under the original church ceiling; please book latest same day in the morning giving advise of any dislikes/allergies you might have because of the 3-course set menu.We are as well licensed to serve alcohol and for civil marriages (also religious, humanist and interfaith ceremonies are as well taken place here!). ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Old Church of Urquhart

Address: Parrandier Meft Road | Urquhart, Elgin IV30 8NH, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Moray > Elgin
Price Range: €66 - €102 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Old Church of Urquhart 4*
Number of rooms: 6
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