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The Peatcutter's Croft, Badrallach

Luxury bed and breakfast accommodation in the Scottish Highlands

Visitors' comments

We genuinely treat our guests as though they were old friends and do everything we can to make their stay with us special. Whether it’s making food for those with special diets, planning trips and outings – or even rescuing guests stranded during (thankfully rare!) blizzard conditions – we enjoy making you feel like one of the family.

What visitors say

We have been overwhelmed by our guests’ response to this unique, personal service. Here is just a taster...

"Hands down the best B+B experience for us so far. Great place, food, company and conversations! Thanks!"
Jan, Gerlinde, Charlotte, Celine and Elise, Belgium

"Thank you for all the first-hand knowledge of the hikes, the attentive care, excellent conversation, cosy amenities, delicious meals and overall flexibility and warmth. You made our getaway one to treasure. Thank you for making Hilary’s birthday so nice - my mother would approve of the cake!"
Richard and Hilary, Philadelphia

"It is not often that a website understates the attractions it has to offer. The welcome, the room, the food – but above all the charm of our hosts – made our visit very special."
Ken and Eleanor, Perth

"Probably the best B+B in the UK. Thanks for the warm welcome."
Estelle, Jerome and Melissa, France

"The highlight of our trip to the Highlands!!! Made to feel so at home - even with our high-maintanence dog!"
Steve and Julie, Kilmarnock

"We have never stayed anywhere so welcoming – we feel like we have known you for ages! Your home is breathtaking, as lovely on the inside as the views are outside. We lapped up the delicious food, generous amounts of wine and entertaining conversations - plus your taste in music is impeccable. When we grow up we want to be like you."
David and Sam, London

"In Italy we say “e’ la ciliegina sulla torta” - our evening at The Peatcutter’s Croft has been the ‘cherry on the cake” of our holiday in the Highlands! Thanks for everything!"
Alice and Allesandro, Italy

"I attribute the gold award for your homemade cheesecake!"
Didier, France

"Thank you for making our stay so special! It’s our baby Maisie’s first holiday (at 11 weeks old) and we loved playing in front of the peat burning stove - so cosy!! Can’t wait to come back!"
Jamet, Malky and Maisie, Dunblane

"One of the loveliest places we have ever been! A great family! Thank you very much!"
Katarina and Gino, Germany/Italy

"Great location, great food and the most comfortable bed in the world. Could it get any better?"
Debra and Simon, York

"The first B+B where we can take a family breakfast all together. It was very interesting to talk with you. Lovely room, fantastic place lost in the mountains and great meals."
Lily, Gerard and Justine, France

"We’ve stayed in loads of B+Bs and this is the top of the list - we want to adopt the whole family!"
Lou and Dylan, London

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Come to beautiful Badrallach

“Ooh, it's a G-plan cave, a cool blend of rough whitewashed stone and glass. Beside a Norwegian Jotul woodburner are baskets of peat and logs. A Vitra chair by Mario Bellini is covered by a sheepskin throw and sits invitingly beside shelves bearing Scottish titles.”

Sally Shalam, The Guardian, May 2009. To read the full review, visit The Guardian website.

"My favourite place is Badrallach, a hamlet on the northwest coast of Scotland, and a place where - come drizzle, sunshine or fog - I spent every summer holiday during my childhood. It's also, mystifyingly, deserted. Even in August, the mountainous soft-purple coast is one of the most beautiful and unpopulated places I've ever visited ..."

Travel writer Edward Marriott, The Observer's 20 Best-Kept Travel Secrets, October 2007

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