Boat Hotel - Boat of Garten

Deshar Road, Boat of Garten, United Kingdom, PH24 3BH  show map
 4 stars
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Boat Hotel - Boat of Garten

Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

Parking

On-site parking

Luggage storage
24-hour

24-hour reception

24-hour security

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

A la carte restaurant

Welcome drink

Coffee shop

Picnic area/ Tables

Laundry

Self-service laundry

TV

Flat-screen TV

Elevator

Overview

The unique Boat Hotel offers individual guest rooms close to Landmark Forest Theme Park, CairnGorm National Park and University of the Highlands and Islands. Remodeled in 2008, the property features traditional architecture.

Boat Hotel lies in the heart of Boat of Garten. The venue is located within 10 minutes' walk from Boat of Garten center.

Welcoming guests with a sun deck, a picnic area and a library, the hotel is placed next to bars, pubs and golf courses.

The property enjoys ideal location within a 40-minute drive to Inverness airport.

Rooms

This hotel comprises of classic twin room, deluxe double room and suite that come with beautiful décor as well as central heating, coffee/tea makers, a trouser press, high-speed internet and flat-screen TV. The rooms command a breathtaking view over the garden. They are fitted with modern bathrooms with a bathtub, a rain shower and free toiletries.

Eat & Drink

The award-winning restaurant provides fine meals. The spacious lounge bar offers live music, a terrace and a log fire. Offering British and Scottish meals, The Boat Hotel Bistro 2AA is around 350 meters away.

Services

The on-site bicycle rentals are also available.

Relax

The hotel offers babysitting, meals and board games for guests with children. Sport facilities include mountain biking, snow skiing and horse riding.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the hotel rooms for free.

Guest Parking

Free public parking is possible on site.

Year renovated:   2008.  Number of rooms:   34.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking property
  • On-site parking
  • Off-site parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour reception
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • Pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • 24-hour security
  • Luggage storage
  • Ski storage
  • No elevators
  • Souvenir shop
  • Bicycle storage
  • Coffee shop
  • Fireplace
  • Female traveler room/floor
  • Multilingual staff

Sports & Fitness

  • Wind surfing
  • Canoeing
  • Sailing
  • Skiing
  • Hiking
  • Horseback riding
  • Cycling
  • Golf course
  • Billiards/ Pool tables
  • Fishing

Services

  • Pet amenities available
  • Room service
  • Housekeeping
  • Bicycle rental
  • Self-service laundry
  • Ski pass vendor
  • Wedding services
  • Wake up service
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Newspaper service
  • Welcome drink

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Bar/ Lounge area
  • Picnic area/ Tables

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Business services
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs/ Baby cots
  • Babysitting/Child services
  • Board games
  • DVDs/ Videos for children
  • Children's menu

Leisure facilities

  • Sun terrace
  • Garden area
  • Barbeque grills
  • Leisure/ TV room
  • Library

Room view

  • Garden view

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Air conditioning
  • Central heating
  • VIP room facilities
  • Terrace
  • Garden furniture
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Bottled water
  • Turndown service
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds
  • In-room sink

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Sink
  • Toilet

Self-catering

  • Electric kettle

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Hi-Fi
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • DVD player
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Policies

Check-in

  • from  3 pm

Check-out

  • until  11 am

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 12 may stay at the price of GBP 10 per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • All children under the age of 2 may stay at the price of GBP 5 per person per night in a crib. 
  • One child under the age of 12 may stay at the price of GBP 10 per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

Pets

  • Pets are allowed on request.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

Deshar Road, Boat of Garten, United Kingdom, PH24 3BH

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City Center
  • Boat of Garten
    1000 ft
Airports
  • Inverness (INV)
    23.1 mi
  • Dundee (DND)
    61.5 mi
  • Bus stop
    400 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2008
  • Number of rooms:
    34

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Rooms and availability

Boat Hotel photos Room
Classic Double Room
Garden view
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed, 2 Single beds, 2 Single beds or 1 Double bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Bathtub
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  • General:Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
  • DVD player
Room Description:

Standard|Bed and Full Scottish Breakfast - Standard Room

Boat Hotel photos Room
Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds or 1 Double bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Bathtub
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  • General:Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Electric kettle
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • DVD player
Boat Hotel photos Exterior Hotel information
Deluxe Double Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds or 1 Double bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Bathtub
    • + More
  • General:Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Electric kettle
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • DVD player

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What's nearby

Popular areas

  • City Center700 ft

Local attractions

  • RSPB Loch Garten Osprey Reserve2.2 mi
    Loch Garten, Aviemore
  • Loch an Eilein7.1 mi
    AviemoreScotland
  • Anagach Woods7.9 mi
    Forest Road, Grantown-on-Spey
  • Cairngorm Reindeer Herd4.7 mi
    Glenmore, Aviemore
  • Smarty Art7.8 mi
    6 High Street, Grantown-on-Spey
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2008
  • Number of rooms:
    34

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Boat Hotel Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Boat Hotel

Average guest rating

7.8out of 10
Fabulous
Based on 126 reviews

Guest reviews

  • Group of friends
    7.8

    Over all attention & politeness of staff. Room comfort & facilties

  • Single
    9.6

    My room was large and delightful with a great view. The meal was excellent. A real Caesar dressing (not sweet like the bottled glop) was an unexpected joy, and the liver was cooked to perfection.

    The quantity of mash accompanying the calves liver was terrifyingly huge.

  • Group of friends
    7.4

    Great staff, very friendly in general. Good food.

    Resturant staff need to smarten their act up. It was haphazard in terms of service with non smiling staff. We wanted to look at the menu before we sat at the table , that seemed to confuse them greatly. I asked if the corals would left on my scallops when they were served and was assured they wouldn't be, they were. I asked for vanilla and chocolate ice cream for pudding. I ended up with chocolate, mint and toffee pecan/praline. Table was cramped for 3 people and the cork was stuffed back into the bottle, not sure why. I asked for a jug of water and after an age was given a glass each, never refilled. .

  • Older travelers
    5.0

    Nothing the service was shocking

    We booked for dinneq when we arrived. Shown to table 20mins later nn drinks or menus drinks were wrñg when they finally arrived. Food came 25mins. Later. Waiter spilled drink over man at next table.desert was supposed to be raspberry cramachan but it only had 3 in it. They need to visit the 3chimneys on skye to see how its made.wont be back

  • Older travelers
    9.6

    The Boat is a very well run hotel in the Scottish Cairngorms, surprisingly stylish and very comfortable. Our room was light, spacious and very clean, with an exceptionally comfortable bed and very 'swish' bathroom. The food was very good and service by a mostly foreign staff is very professional. The hotel allows guests' dogs in bedrooms but not in public areas - our room had french doors on to a private balcony with direct access to a lawned area.

    In my opinion, the only downside is that the hotel is impersonal and has a slightly corporate feel - unusual in a small village situation.

  • Single
    3.8

    Nothing good to say unfortunately

    Service poor, room certainly not 4 star accommodation, evening meal was very poor, breakfast was good though

  • Group of friends
    8.2

    The standard of accommodation was excellent. Room was clean and comfortable. The food standard was very good and the level of service and friendliness was excellent. I would have no hesitation in returning to this venue.

  • Older travelers
    5.0

    Location

    Very small television,bedding?clean,needs renovating

  • Couple
    7.8

    The location of the hotel is very good, near aviemore and surround by nature. A steamtrain line is located next to the hotel.

    The hotel claims the money from your bankaccount during booking instead of pay the money the first or last day of your stay. This did not happen with any other hotel that I have booked using this site and no warning is given that you pay during booking.

  • Group of friends
    6.2

    The food was very good, staff pleasant and helpful.

    My room was in need of refurbishment, the tariff was high when compared with similar facilities.

  • Group of friends
    7.8

    The staff were very helpful and pleasant.The room was comfortable and well serviced daily. The location was just what we needed for a golfing and whisky tour holiday.

  • Couple
    7.4

    Good food and nice beer

    Decor in the rooms was a bit dates. Toast at breakfast seemed to be made with the chepest bread and we didn't appreciate that fact that the manager was having a business meeting which everyone at breakfast could hear.

  • Single
    9.2

    Ideal location for visiting Cairngorms and surrounding countryside..

  • Older travelers
    8.8

    clean room, good food, quiet location

  • Older travelers
    8.2

    Lovely food,peaceful relaxing stay,nice location.

How to reach hotel

hotel Boat Hotel - Boat of Garten Boat of Garten location
Show big map »

Hotel Address:

Deshar Road, Boat of Garten, United Kingdom, PH24 3BH

Get directions
City Center
  • Boat of Garten
    1000 ft
Airports
  • Inverness (INV)
    23.1 mi
  • Dundee (DND)
    61.5 mi
  • Bus stop
    400 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2008
  • Number of rooms:
    34

Hotel Awards

UKHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedBoat of GartenBoat Hotel

According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
Best Luxury Hotels in United Kingdom

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