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Rathan House - the Guesthouse at Eskbank

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Reviewed 8 September 2016

We enjoyed our stopover. The Landlord was very helpful and attentive. The Highland breakfast is the stuff of legend. The experience should be embraced and enjoyed, a welcome change from the stereotypical breakfast offerings from most hotel chains.More

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Response from Ewan M, Owner at Rathan House - the Guesthouse at EskbankResponded 9 September 2016

Thank you for your kind comments. As must be obvious we take a slight risk with a non buffet bespoke house party "collegiate" high fruit and fish and egg emphasis. It is never going to be as quick as a buffet. So long as a...More

Reviewed 31 August 2016

My wife and I returned to Rathan House for three nights - we had very good memories of our first visit and we needed somewhere with parking. It was every bit as good as we remembered. The breakfasts are superb and there is a very...More

Thank SeanLang
Response from Ewan M, Owner at Rathan House - the Guesthouse at EskbankResponded 2 September 2016

It must be the fairy pipers who parade for your arrival? (Those who do not hear them - clearly are in the non believers camp - and with your pedigree I can not believe you are one of those) . Your repartee lit up the...More

Reviewed 26 August 2016

Our first trip to Scotland and wlll definitely be coming back. Ewan and Irene run a great guesthouse, rooms always clean and tidy, the breakfast was a new one to me and Ray, but we tried the them and thoroughly enoyed them. It was wonderful...More

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Response from Ewan M, Owner at Rathan House - the Guesthouse at EskbankResponded 30 August 2016

It is not difficult to please anyone with a happy disposition like yours, especially when the weather was not brilliant. It is really nice to hear when a guests are pleased with what we do as we know for some it is a bit different....More

Reviewed 24 August 2016

We stayed three nights and thoroughly enjoyed ourselves. The room was clean, and kept clean during our visit. The house is kept in good repair with everything working as it should. The bus stop is a few steps away with buses every 10-12 minutes. The...More

Thank Roderick M
Response from Ewan M, Owner at Rathan House - the Guesthouse at EskbankResponded 25 August 2016

But but but you only ate your way half way through the menu ! Thanks for the "mounties badge " ! Pity you couldn't fully solve my Canadian culture question. It is great seeing happy people enjoying themselves . Thanks for coming. The fairy pipers...More

Reviewed 20 August 2016

Room I booked given to someone else. Had to sleep on uncomfortable sofa bed. Very rude owner who told me to find somewhere else if I was not happy. Did not return the next night and had to cut short my weekend trip. Only positive...More

Thank Christine R
Response from Ewan M, Owner at Rathan House - the Guesthouse at EskbankResponded 21 August 2016

1. Despite saying it was a lovely room you expressed unhappiness to my wife that you were to have a sofabed. I have slept on it and found it comfy. My wife said she couldnt cope with you . It happens once a year ....More

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Hi 2 Double rooms Memory Foam - 10 inches 1 Double room with Momory Foam and spring 2 Family rooms Memory Foam - 10 inches except top bunk spring Twin room not memory Foam Single room memory Foam over... More
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"ask for the garden view...it's lovely to wake up to that view"
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