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Birmingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Docharn Lodge would be worthy of a "Grand Design" title, forever expecting Kevin McCloud to pop his head around the corner, Catriona & Neil have done this building proud, it would be an insult to refer to this property as a B&B, Catriona & Neil were the perfect hosts, both friendly & knowledgeable. The breakfast was perfectly done & sets...

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Dundee, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Recently stayed at Docharn lodge with a group of friends. From the moment we arrived Catriona and Neil made us feel so welcome and everything was perfect. The rooms were spotless, the beds comfortable and the breakfast in the morning was first class. The surroundings were breathtaking. Could not ask for anything more and we will definitely be back!

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Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

I spent several days at Neil and Catriona's lovely home this past September 2016. The pastoral setting is peaceful and comforting. The home (and room) were nicely furnished and the breakfasts were excellent. But further, the hosts were genial and very welcoming. I was there because of its proximity to two golf courses I wanted to play: Kingussie and Boat...

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nmm753, Owner at Docharn Lodge Guest House, responded to this review

Hi Lane Thank you for taking the time to write this review. We are so pleased you enjoyed your stay and also your daily golf. There are many more in the area to tackle, so we hope to see you again soon. Hope you had a good trip back to San Francisco. Best wishes Neil and Catriona

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 2 October 2016

My husband and I spent two nights at Docharn Lodge during our tour of Scotland. The Lodge is located in an elevated position outside the village of Boat of Garten with scenic views of the Cairngorm mountains and the surrounding countryside. The Lodge is well designed, open and airy with lots of windows. We had a king room that was...

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nmm753, Owner at Docharn Lodge Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write this great review. It was a pleasure to meet you both and hope we may have the pleasure again in the near future. Best wishes Catriona and Neil

Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 September 2016

This was our second stay at Docharn Lodge, and as usual, it was perfect! Both Catriona and Neil are extremely accommodating and welcoming, and have great knowledge of the local area. The B&B is beautifully decorated and located on the edge of the village, with stunning views of the ski slopes. Would highly recommend this place, and we would certainly...

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nmm753, Owner at Docharn Lodge Guest House, responded to this review

It was lovely to have you visit us again and thank you very much for writing this great review. We look forward to meeting you again when you next visit this area. Best wishes Catriona and Neil

Kenilworth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

We stayed for 3 nights at Docharn Lodge and it was perfect. The B&B is beautiful, and the room was spotlessly clean and comfortable. Catriona and Neil were superb hosts - extremely helpful in providing restaurant ideas and walking routes. On arrival, we were welcomed with a cup of tea and a plate of biscuits. Breakfasts were delicious, and there...

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nmm753, Owner at Docharn Lodge Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind words and for taking time to write this great review. We are so pleased to hear you enjoyed your visit. We look forward to seeing you again in the future. Regards, Neil and Catriona .

Aberdeen, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 September 2016

In all the places i've stayed, rarely do i feel the need to write a review simply to say how amazing it is. People might see this as quite a pricey B&B, but you need to be mindful of the fact this is aviemore and this is no ordinary B&B. It's actually far cheaper than some of the other B&Bs...

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nmm753, Owner at Docharn Lodge Guest House, responded to this review

Hi Matthew Thank you for this super review, it is much appreciated. We are delighted you enjoyed your stay with us and hope you will return soon. Kind regards Catriona and Neil

Knaresborough, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 August 2016

Had a great time at Docharn lodge Catriona and Neil where a marvellous host with a fantastic knowledge of the area from easy walks to Dolphin spotting. The lodge itself is spotless with a great view of the cairngorms from the patio and breakfast room (Breakfast was lovely and set you up for the day). We were in room 2...

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nmm753, Owner at Docharn Lodge Guest House, responded to this review

Hi Shaun and Susan, Thanks for this great review, yes it was bit of a pain the Internet being below par that week and we are sorry it happened. Let's hope that doesn't happen again. We are glad you enjoyed your visit though and hope to see you again. Best wishes Catriona and Neil

Letham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 August 2016

My husband and I booked Docharn Lodge for 2 nights for our annual trip to Aviemore for Thunder in the Glen as we couldn't get accomodation in town and refused point blank to pay the grossly inflated price at Hilton Coylumbridge this year (being where we have stayed for the last 5 years). Well what can we say, absolutely fantastic...

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nmm753, Owner at Docharn Lodge Guest House, responded to this review

Hello Helen Thank you for taking the time to write this great review. It was a pleasure to meet you both and what great weekend we had too. We look forward to meeting you again. Best wishes Catriona and Neil

West Sussex, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 August 2016

Fabulous stay at this most beautiful and welcoming B&B. The owners Neil & Catriona were perfect hosts. The breakfast choice was unbelievable and the little extras in the modern room (Molton Brown toiletries, chocs, wine and daily bottled water) were a lovely touch. Faultless stay! Fabulous views of the Cairngorms on our private patio area. Stayed 3 nights. Expensive compared...

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We're so pleased you enjoyed your visit to Docharn, it was a pleasure to meet you. Thank you very much for writing this great review. We look forward to meeting you again. Best wishes Catriona and Neil

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Your hosts Catriona and Neil would like to extend a warm welcome to you at Docharn Lodge. Our home is a recently restored steading with spacious oak framed extension and has the latest in sustainable and efficient hi-tech energy systems. Docharn Lodge was designed on a beautiful elevated position to take in the unfolding panorama of Strathspey and the Cairngorm Mountains and maximize the views. If you are looking for that special place to stay in the Cairngorms National Park, then Docharn Lodge is for you. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Docharn Lodge Guest House

Address: Docharn Lodge Boat of Garten, Boat of Garten, Aviemore PH24 3BT, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Scottish Highlands > Badenoch and Strathspey > Aviemore > Boat of Garten
Price Range: €105 - €135 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 3
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“Room 1 has its own entrance and your own little patio!”
  • What's better than a great shower? 2 great showers!
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