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Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 March 2017

From the moment we arrived everything was perfect. This is an incredibly well managed hotel with such friendly staff who seemed to anticipate your needs and a restaurant with the best food we have ever had in Scotland or possibly even further afield (and we have travelled a lot). The attention to detail is incredible and this, combined with the...

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

Thank you for such a lovely review and we are so pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us and that everything was perfect - praise indeed. Our aim is to try and anticipate guest's needs before they do and it is so pleasing to read in your review that we appear to have succeeded in your case. We are...

Thirsk, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

We visited Airds for a relaxing winter break. We last visited nearly 10 years ago and we wished we had not left it so long to return. Airds for us is perfect, great service, fantastic food and a very personal attention to detail by all of the staff. From the welcome Prosseco in the comfortable lounge to arranging bikes for...

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

Thank you for taking the time to write such a lovely review and we are all so delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us. To describe the hotel as perfect in every way is such a compliment and appreciated by all the staff. We like to try and accommodate all guest's requests if we can and our mission is...

Aberfeldy, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 March 2017

Recommended by friends and exceeded our expectations. The position is stunning with wonderful views and the hotel is immaculate and elegantly furnished. We were warmly welcomed and given complimentary Prosecco before being shown to our room.The bedroom was very comfortable with amazing attention to detail and everything of high quality. Dinner and breakfast were excellent and the table set with...

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

Thank you so much for you kind review and we are delighted that we exceeded expectations and that you were also recommended by friends. From our point of view if guests recommend us to other guests, then this is the greatest accolade for us. We try to ensure that all guests receive a warm welcome as we feel this is...

Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

Just returned from our first time visit to the Airds Hotel. This was Fine Dining at its best. The staff were all very friendly and looked well after us - the food was amazing - just perfect - we had the tasting menu - paired with various wines - just loved it. Our room was very cosy with a beautiful...

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

Thank you for such a lovely review and we are delighted that you enjoyed your first visit to Airds so much and hope that it will be one of many. To describe the breakfast as the best breakfast your husband has ever had is praise indeed and we have passed this onto the chefs who were delighted! I have also...

Kinross, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 February 2017

We last visited Airds 8 years ago so was a little bit unsure if it would be as good. We needn't have worried. The food is excellent as is the standard of service. The hotel is maintained to a high degree. Beautiful walks and lovely views. Would highly recommend Airds hotel and will not be waiting 8 years before we...

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

Thank you for writing such lovely review and it was a pleasure to welcome you back to The Airds after 8 years. We are equally delighted that you will not be waiting another 8 years before returning! We are constantly looking at ways of improving the hotel and are constantly refurbishing rooms and public areas which we feel is important....

Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

I booked a three night break,for a special birthday surprise for my partner. The hotel was spotless when we arrived,and the staff where friendly enough,but being a 4 star rating I wasn't expecting the standards to slip. Well on the second day of our arrival,I went to the reception and was greeted by a less friendly gentleman,whom I believe was...

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

Thank you for reviewing the hotel, but I have to say that my recollection (and that of my staff) of the points you make could not really be more different to yours. Given you have chosen to review us on more than one site, I feel that it is important to state the viewpoint of the staff at the hotel....

Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

A most delightful 2 day visit to Airds makes one appreciate how much effort must go into achieving the amazing standards of every department here. The hotel commands the most stunning views of Loch Linnhe and the surrounding mountains and there surely cannot be a finer view from a Dining Room anywhere. Chris Stanley and his talented team create the...

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

Thank you for taking the time and trouble to write such a great review and we are delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us so much. The staff work incredibly hard to ensure the highest standards each and every day and from your review it sounds as though they achieve this. We try to create a friendly and informal...

Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 January 2017

We have been to Airds quite a few times over the years and our last stay was 2 weeks ago. The food was excellent, our suite had stunning views and was very comfortable. The staff are very helpful and friendly. The area of Port Appin is very pretty with plenty of local walks such as Beinn Lora and Glen Etive....

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

It was a pleasure to welcome you back again to The Airds and we are so pleased that you choose to return time and time again, which is the greatest praise any hotel can have. We do pride ourselves in providing the very highest level of personal service and thank you for your kind comments about the staff who work...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 January 2017

A wholly nice place to stay in tranquil and traditional style of service, par excellence. We enjoyed the food and ambience of this small hotel, located in such a beautiful area. The food was excellent. It is quite expensive but what would expect from a small place that strives to deliver quality. We hope to return.

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

Thank you for taking the time to write such a lovely review and it was a real pleasure to welcome you to The Airds. We are so pleased that you enjoyed all aspects of your stay from the food to the service to the ambience and hope that we can welcome you back again very soon, to further delight in...

Sevenoaks
Reviewed 29 January 2017

Another fabulous stay at this delightful hotel. We come every year to get our fix of attentive service, amazing food & a stay in an elegant, comfy room. The views are incredible & there is so much to explore on the doorstep. It's the sort of place that draws you back for more it's so lovely.

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

Many thanks for taking the time to write such a lovely review and it is great to see you return year after year. As you say there is a real draw both to Port Appin and The Airds, where the views never disappoint and as you say there is so much to do right on our doorstep. We hope to...

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  • 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: €308 - €467 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Airds Hotel & Restaurant 4*
Number of rooms: 11
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