What Our Guests Say


The quotes below are taken directly from our visitor book.  You can also see what some of our guests have written on Trip Advisor.

“Our second stay!  We love it here – thank you for your kind hospitality.”  Salt Lake City, Utah USA

“Thank you so much – lovely to meet you both.  Fabulous place.2”  New Zealand

“Many many Thanks – wonderful stay (it is a blessing for us to meet).” Taiwan

“A great stay after a very wet and windy bike ride – thanks so much” Shropshire

“Many Thanks – it was enjoyable and comfortable stay.”  India

“Thank you for the best breakfast and beautiful room” Norway

“What a pleasant and quiet stay – we had a marveolous time here.  Thank you so much.” Washington State USA

“Thank you for welcoming us and treating us so well – we absolutely love it here!” Canada

“Thank you very much for your warm welcome.  We had a great time in this cute town, and a perfect night.  No words for the breakfast!!!” France

“Thank you so much for taking care of us – the lodging was perfect and the food was even better – Cheers” San Diego USA

“Excellent warm and friendly stay and always good to meet a fellow Jambo! “London

“Beautiful home and a gracious host.  Would love to return for a longer visit.  Breakfasts were delicious – Haggis not too bad!”  California USA

“Very comfortable rooms, great food and a very relaxing break.  Many thanks.”  East Lothian

“Everything was wonderful – so accommodating, thanks for everything.” Nova Scotia, Canada

“Such a wonderful room, a warm welcome and a delicious breakfast. Thanks”  Germany

“Wonderful stay, great room, awesome breakfasts – will be back” Amsterdam, Netherlands

“An absolutely wonderful room and an amazing host, really nice couple.  Going to bring the wife here for the weekend.” Glasgow

“Nice, lovely and clean, we felt like being at home. Thanks a lot!” Germany

“We couldn’t possibly be better received – Tom was a wonderful host, full of care and attention – wonderful good taste and precious details.  Thank you!” Lisbon Portugal

“Great place to stay to enjoy the Highlands” Switzerland

“We had a delightful stay as part of our Speyside tour – thank you for your wonderful hospitality.” California, USA

“Thank you for your kindness” Japan

“We loved it – great breakfast, great nature – Kylintra Meadow & Wood!  Lovely rooms and warm hospitality.”  Germany

“You have a wonderful home – thank you for your gracious hospitality and welcome.”  USA

“Thanks for all – great stay, loved it all from the Austrian Dancers!”  Austria

“We had an amazing time here – nothing was missed.  Everything was beautiful – thank you very much”  Germany

“Thank you for making us so welcome in your lovely home and for your warm hospitality.  Everything was perfect!” Sydney Australia

“Fabulous stay – everything lovely.  Thank you” Edinburgh

“Fantastic place to stay – truly made to feel like a guest in a home.” Perth, Australia

“Lovely comfortable rooms, fantastic breakfast, loved the flowers.” Arizona, USA

“What an amazing B&B – thank you so much, we loved everything!” Australia & UK

“Thank you – excellent hosts, excellent room, excellent breakfast.  We will be back. Edinburgh

“The Gold Standard for B&Bs! What a treat to have stayed with you – compliments all round. North Carolina, USA

“Great stay – loved the room and breakfast.  Fabulous house!” USA

“Many thanks for a lovely stay here – such a comfortable room and super breakfasts.  Great to have such hospitable hosts.” Banstead Surrey

“Lovely home, had a lovely time – weather sunny.  All made better being looked after by the lovely Tom and his wife” Tasmania, Australia

“So warm and welcoming – the house is lovely and the breakfast delicious.” UK

“Lovely house and best breakfast in Scotland – Thanks so much.” USA

“Absolutely wonderful – Thank you.” Alaska

“A beautiful house and wonderful attentive service – hope to come again.” Cheltenham, Gloucestershire

“Thank you for your fantastic breakfasts!” Sweden

“Lovely house, lovely hosts, amazing hospitality, amazing food – looking forward to coming back.” Barcelona, Spain

“A beautiful B&B and lovely stay in this awesome part of the world” Toronto, Canada

“Thanks for a wonderful stay.  All was perfect!” Germany

“Wonderful stay – couldn’t have asked for better hosts – thank you for everything!” Dunfermline

“A lovely oasis on a busy whisky tour.  Wonderful room, food and hospitality. Thank you.” Ontario, Canada

“A lovely find – superb scenery, superb hospitality.  Hope to return.” Halifax, West Yorkshire

“Superb, everything was first class Looking forward to coming back soon.” Buckhaven, Scotland

“Thank you very much for a fantastic stay in Grantown – thanks to Tom & Francoise for being such friendly hosts.  An excellent stay and breakfast.  I hope to be back some time for golfing and fishing” Norway

“Just wonderful – so comfortable and welcoming and stylish” New Zealand

“Beautiful area, wonderful home – we felt like we were guests and friends! Thank you  – we may very well be back.  Hugs to Molly!” Salt Lake City, USA

“Fantastic stay!  Everything we could have hoped for and more.” Ireland

“Wonderful – thank you so much.  Lovely home!” Seattle, USA

“A lovely house and extremely friendly hosts! Many Thanks!” Russia

“A beautiful B&B – all aspects of which are perfect, particularly the special touches – many thanks.” Northamptonshire, England

“Perfect! Beautiful house and very nice owners.  Thank you for all.” Poland

“Great hosts.  Lovely Stay.” New Zealand

“Beautiful house, great hospitality – will miss Molly!” County Cork, Ireland

“Fantastic Stay and very hospitable hosts.  Lovey home – thank you!” USA

“Very nice house – thank you for your nice hospitality and very quiet and peaceful bedroom – see you again!” France

“Thanks for a fantastic time – your welcoming has been wonderful.  Ciao from Italy – see you next time!” Rome, Italy

“Thank you for everything – it was really perfect.  Lovely stay, and we were very well taken care of.  Till next time!” The Netherlands

“Thank you so much for a wonderful visit, we have to return!” Toronto, Canada

“Thanks a lot for a lovely stay in your beautiful house.  Thanks for your hospitality and practical advice for orienteering people!” Sweden

“Thank you both so much for making us feel at home on our honeymoon, such a memorable stay in a beautiful house. We’ll be back!” Cotswolds, England

“Thanks for a good stay in a beautiful house with nice beds and a very good breakfast” Sweden

“Absolutely beautiful home.  Fantastic service. Will stay again one day.  Many Thanks!” Australia

“Bravo! Merci! Thanks so much for the wonderful hospitality” Quebec, Canada

“I enjoyed the stay with you so much – a wonderful cosy room after a long walk and such a friendly warm welcoming atmosphere! Thank you so much for your great hospitality” Germany

“A perfect place to stay for 3 nights after very long journeys on foot (Speyside Way).  Thank you so much for your relaxed hospitality and really warm welcome” Edinburgh, Scotland

“Thank you for a great stay – and for getting my mug.  Your hospitality is un-paralleled.  Loved everything about staying here.” New York, USA

“Really thanks for the great stay – we loved it!” Brazil

“Thank you very much for the warm welcome and all the good ideas you shared with us. Hope to see you again soon.” Switzerland

“Thank you for everything.  Wir kommen gerne wider.” Germany

“We really enjoyed your kind hospitality – thank you for everything.” USA

“Wonderful warm welcome after 95 mile cycle from Perth.  Beautiful room & tasty breakfast.” Derbyshire, England

“Wonderful, heart warm and lovely what we in Danish call Hygge.  We hope to return some day.” Edinburgh

“Everything is perfect at Ardconnel House – comfortable, clean and warm welcome, delicious breakfast – thank you so much.” France

“Room was wonderful, hosts were amazing and attentive – food great.  Molly cute – running out of superlatives!! Thank you.” Canada

“Thanks a lot for the great accommodation.  Especially enjoyed the breakfast.  Great place to stay for exploring the whisky region and the Cairngorms!” Germany

“Super! Hope we can come back some time!” Sweden

“So welcoming, so delicious, so special, so comfortable, so want to return.  Thank you for sharing your beautiful home with use!” Surrey, England

“Lovely stay – thank you very much. Amazing breakfast – you don’t need to eat again until dinner!” Newcastle, England

“Your house was fabulous and your generosity and welcome simply fantastic.  Thank you so much for such a lovely charming stay in the Highlands!” – France

“Thank you very much for the great welcome and excellent hospitality” – Israel

“Really lovely place, thanks for your nice accommodation – best breakfast ever!” – Germany

“Thank you for everything.  We love the house and the food/service was great!” – USA

“Thanks for a lovely stay, a lovely house and good service.  Wonderful warm coffee and cold water to drink” – Denmark

“Many thanks for a wonderful stay and a delicious breakfast.  Extremely welcoming and helpful.  Hope to return in the future.” – USA

“Lovely stay at Ardconnel. Wonderful hosts and a serene atmosphere – a friendly dog too.” – India

“Lovely room, great breakfast.  Scotland is full of nice surprises! Thanks.” – Germany

“We did like this very much.  Agree with Camilla, absolutely fantastic, very good service, you both were so nice we will recommend you.”  – Sweden

“Absolutely fantastic atmosphere and service!” – Sweden

“Thanks so much – the home is lovely, room and shower perfect.  Will remember you  (and Molly) as one of the best in your gorgeous country.” – Virgin Islands

“Thank you so much for letting me take Molly for a walk, for sharing your knowledge about the area … just for being you! Your warmth was appreciated” – New Zealand

“Thank you for sharing your beautiful home with us.  We had a wonderful stay.” – USA

“Thank you for your warm welcome.  Molly made it feel even better.  Lovely house.” – Denmark

“Thank you for everything including the Glelivet, chocolate and delicious breakfasts.” – Holland

“Thank you for everything – we had a great stay.  The house is really amazing, beds are comfy and breakfast delicious.” – Germany

“We had an extraordinarily awesome time here – its highly recommendable!” – South Queensferry Edinburgh

“Wonderful stay – best breakfast ever!” – USA

“This is a very nice place to stay with wonderful hosts and accommodation.  Thanks – we hope to come again.” – Canada

“It was a wonderful stay with great hosts.  Nice surrounding with very good trips – see you next time!” – Sweden

“Very enjoyable visit – excellent!” – Denmark

“Beautiful House in a lovely highland town. Gracias!” – Colombia (living in China)

“Thank you so much for a wonderful stay.  Enjoyed the countryside, tours & talk.” – USA

“We had an excellent time – thank you very much for all your help ad hospitality.” – Singapore

“Thank you both for a lovely experience in your wonderful town, house, room and home.  Everything was so enjoyable.  Our sincere thanks.” – Berkshire, UK

“Wonderful stay.  Thank you for your excellent advice, service and attention.  What a lovely spot.” – San Diago, California

“Your hospitality was great, as was Breakfast.  Really enjoyed Grantown.” – UK

“Wonderful accommodation, host (sorry we missed Tom) and food.  Francoise gave us great advice.  Highly recommend a stay.  Glenlivet is fabulous – everything is spotless and beautiful.”  Birmingham, UK

“Beautiful house, thank you for your friendliness and excellent service! Greetings from Austria.”

“Excellent service and everything else!! Thank you SO much!” – Ukraine & Latvia

“Excellent B&B, perfect host, very clean & tidy – will come again for sure and tell all our friends. Thank you.” – Sweden

“Wonderful stay, great hosts, great for our children more than recommendable.” – Germany

“Fantastic place to stay, great hosts – very knowledgeable about the local area.  Beautiful room.” – Birmingham, UK

“Brilliant place to stay. Lovely room, friendly & helpful hosts, delicious breakfast too! 10 out of 10 all round – many thanks” – London, UK

“A lovely stay in your Glenlivet room – excellent friendly & helpful hosts.  Many thanks & best  wishes.” – Melbourne, Australia

“3 cyclists on the road from Aberdeen to Fort William. What a fantastic stop! Beautiful B&B and wonderful hospitality – see you again.” – Glasgow

“Just fantastic – we’ll be back with Spanish relatives watch out!” – Scotland

“Thank you Tom & Francoise for a lovely 2 days – your hospitality is second to none.  We celebrated our 24th wedding anniversary here.  Tom catered for our dinner – you should be on master Chef!!!  Appreciate it all – you will have recommendations on Trip Adviser from us.” –     New Zealand

“Absolutely great from start to finish.  Great hosts – will definitely be back.” – Inverurie

“Thank you so much for such a warm, welcoming few days.  Beautifully decorated home and room, yummy food and 5 star hospitality!   A fantastic place for our honeymoon.” – London, UK

“Thank you for a good stay – lovely room, delicious breakfast!” – Tonsberg, Norway

“The house is magnificent.  Tom & Francoise are the best at making you feel comfortable – Thanks you and hope to be back soon.” – Sao Paulo, Brazil

“Lovely stay – wonderful bedroom & bathroom & excellent breakfast.  Recommend Garth Hotel for evening meal.” – Hertfordshire

“Fantastic Stay! Lovely hosts, nicely decorated & cosy rooms.  Delicious breakfast – will hopefully be back soon.” – Edinburgh

“Really nice stay – friendly hosts, comfortable rooms and lovely breakfast – Thanks!” – Muirhead

“Thanks so much for a fantastic stay in a wonderful home, I couldn’t fault anything if I tried.  Great Breakfast.” – Edinburgh

“5 stars! Everything was excellent – wonderful host, great food – sweet little village.” – USA

“Compliments on your B&B – nice house and warm welcome. Keep it up. Till next time.” – Amsterdam, The Netherlands

“First experience of B&B and it was great! Very warm host – we have thoroughly enjoyed the comforts & stay. Thank you very much for great hospitality & love to Molly. Highly recommend.”  Dubai, UAE

“Thank you for your gracious hospitality. You have a wonderful home and skills as a hostess. Thank you for a wonderful visit and your advice.” – Canada

“We have really enjoyed our stay. The Glenlivet is a beautiful room, most comfortable. Thanks for great food & for being so helpful. We’ll be back.” – West Midlands, UK

“Lovely room, great food & very accommodating for little ones.” – UK

“Stayed one night on a business trip. Fabulous place – food, accommodation and people. I will be back. Thank you.” – UK

“Thanks for a very fine time in your house, we like the room on the penthouse top floor & very good breakfast.” – Sweden

“First time in a B&B for us in UK. Excellent! A great host, soft beds and superb breakfast!” – Sweden

“The best B&B for us so far in Scotland. Tom is a superb host and the beds are sublime.”  Sydney, Australia

“One of the most beautiful places that we have been staying at throughout our trip in UK – loved every minute of it! Fantastic accommodation and a very very welcoming host.”  Singapore

“Ardconnel House is a lovely welcoming house and the Glenlivet room is exceptional in every way. Friendly, helpful hosts have made this a place to remember.” – UK

“Perfect! Accommodation elegant, spotless & warm. Delightful breakfast – will return.”  Edinburgh

“Wonderful night – loved Molly – lovely small treasures all over.”  USA

“Great place, warm welcome, really nice rooms and perfect breakfast. Thank you we hope to come back.” – Switzerland

“Thanks for a very good start into our Scotland Holidays!”  Denmark

“Loved it – thank you!”  Miami & Vancouver

“Excellent accommodation. Food superb, very well looked after. Thanks for everything.”  UK

“Brilliant, comfortable and welcoming. You were right the black pudding was really yummy!”  London, England

“Fantastic, relaxing stay. Wonderful hosts – the kids loved the hot chocolate!” London, England

“Very nice house and very pretty room. Enjoyed it tremendously.”  USA

“Brill stay, beautiful house and situation. Thank you so much for your hospitality.”  Leeds

“Lovely stay would have loved to stay here longer. Thanks for the hospitality.”  Spain

“Very warm welcome – the best for starting our visit to Scotland.”  Italy

“Excellent B&B. Best we have stayed in you both have been very helpful. We will recommend you.”  Scotland

“Wonderful stay, great place. Will come again.” Cincinnati ,USA

“Excellent stay, lovely rooms and very friendly service. I’ll visit again next time I’m in Scotland”  Australia

“Excellent 7 days stay at Ardconnel House. Changed our opinion of B&B – 5 Stars!” Finland

“Outstanding B&B – we loved it! Thanks a lot.” France

“Lovely home, comfortable bed. Its really nice to have someone to talk to you and give advice.”  Rotobua, New Zealand

“Beautiful home, excellent food, awesome pub! Hope to return soon.” – New Jersey, USA

“Thank you for all your hospitality and advice on things to do. We had a wonderful stay.” UK

“A beautiful house, so comfortable, warm welcome, so very much appreciated. Thank you” Auckland, New Zealand

“Thanks for a wonderful couple of days – room excellent, breakfast superb – most enjoyable. Will recommend this lovely home.” Durban, South Africa

“We have had a wonderful stay in this lovely house with superb attention and also happy hours with Molly.”- Columbia, Denmark & Germany

“So friendly and comfortable. Fabulous place – no detail spared such care and attention” Peebles, Scotland

“Fabulous B&B, amazing service & wonderful hospitality – will spread the word” Scotland

“Great service, lovely room, fantastic breakfast” Stirling

“Very good place to stay, friendly, lovely food.  Will spread the word”  – North Yorkshire

“Wonderful! First time in a B&B and really enjoyed everything here”  USA

“Brilliant stay – thank you” Macclesfield, Cheshire

“Thank you from all our hearts. It’s been a tremendous experience” – Perth, Australia

“Thank you for adding to the pleasure of our time here. Lovely accommodation, excellent service and charming hosts”  Aberfeldy, Scotland

“Really lovely B&B. Nice, clean, comfortable room. Will definitely recommend” – Inverurie, Aberdeenshire

“Fantastic stay. Best guest house we have ever stayed in. Thanks Tom and Francoise” – Dunstable, Bedfordshire