Duke of Gordon Hotel
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Drycleaning onsite
- Meeting rooms/conference facilities
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Banquet room
- Conference facilities
- Non-smoking hotel
TripAdvisor Reviews Duke of Gordon Hotel Kingussie
Travel Blogs from Kingussie
... slept most of the way! This means I missed the lochs at Fort Augustus, the lovely village of Glenormiston and a rare sighting of the Loch Ness monster. Too bad, I was tired. Our GPS kept telling us that The Royal Highland Hotel was on the railway tracks on the line from Inverness to Glasgow, but we found it nearby eventually. We have stayed in some very well preserved circa 1930 hotels so ...
... a drive over to Fortrose on the Moray Firth where a walk along the pebbled beach bought us to a display of Dolphins prancing out of the water. Rain threatened in the distance but managed to stay away. A lovely afternoon & made even more special by dinner at a wonderful restaurant overlooking the River Ness. (The Kitchen). This was followed by a long walk following the River Ness. A wonderful time was spent over the last week as we shared our experiences with cousin Helen. ...
Today we were driven to the north of Scotland and saw a sheep herding demonstration on a little farm. The dogs (again) were amazing as they responded to voice and whistle commands from the herder. The herder commanded four of his dogs to lay down in a line 20 yards apart. A fifth dog gathered the sheep and wove the flock through the dogs that were laying down. These dogs are smart! He even had a 9 week old puppy that watched the ...
... the road. The battlefields of Culloden. They have flags of red and blue that show where the English and the Scottish clans had lined up in preparation for the battle. It only lasted 40 minutes. The English outnumbered the Scottish by the thousands so it was obvious who was going to win but the order was given by Duke William of Cumberland to slaughter the ...
... about 4pm. Our host was very magnanimous. We were hungry so he pointed us to a pub in town. It was called The Tipsy Laird. The food was delicious and filled us up quickly. We headed back to our room will a full stomach and fell asleep. Today was not very long because it consisted of mostly driving back and forth. But it still had many beautiful views along the way, most I was asleep ...