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Guest reviews

4.9 out of 5 Exceptional
21 reviews
Guests rated this property 4.8/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

Free WiFi
Breakfast Available

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Hand sanitiser provided
  • Social distancing


Explore the area

Popular LocationNairn Museum7 min walk
Popular LocationNairn Beach13 min walk
Popular LocationNairn Golf Club7 min drive
AirportInverness (INV)12 min drive

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  • Double Room, Ensuite

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 172 sq ft
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Double Bed
    More detailsDouble Room, Ensuite
  • Superior Double Room, Ensuite

    Room amenities

    • 269 sq ft
    • Sleeps 4
    • 1 King Bed, 1 Single Bed and 1 Double Sofa Bed
    More detailsSuperior Double Room, Ensuite
  • Superior Double or Twin Room, Ensuite

    Room amenities

    • 215 sq ft
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed OR 2 Single Beds
    More detailsSuperior Double or Twin Room, Ensuite
  • Single Room, Private Bathroom

    Room amenities

    • 64 sq ft
    • Sleeps 1
    • 1 Single Bed
    More detailsSingle Room, Private Bathroom
  • Superior Double or Twin Room, Accessible, Ensuite

    Room amenities

    • 269 sq ft
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed OR 2 Single Beds
    More detailsSuperior Double or Twin Room, Accessible, Ensuite

About this area


Located in Nairn, Cawdor House is in the city centre and near the beach. Cawdor Castle and Brodie Castle are notable landmarks, and the area's natural beauty can be seen at Moray Firth and Nairn Beach.
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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Nairn Museum - 7 min walk
  • Nairn Beach - 13 min walk
  • Nairn Golf Club - 7 min drive
  • Cawdor Castle - 13 min drive
  • Brodie Castle - 15 min drive

Getting around

  • Nairn Station - 3 min walk
  • AirportInverness (INV) - 12 min drive


  • Lounge — 1 min walk
  • Nairn Tandoori - 3 min walk
  • The Dolphin - 4 min walk
  • Dragon Pearl - 4 min walk
  • Mr Tan - 4 min walk

About this property

Cawdor House

4-star Victorian bed & breakfast near Moray Firth
Cawdor House is a mid-Victorian detached stone built house with a walled garden. The house has retained many original features. We are situated in Nairn town centre, even with its central location the house is tranquil and quiet. We are within a 10 minute walk to Nairn's award winning beaches. We are 8 miles from Inverness Airport and 16 miles from Inverness. Nairn is an ideal spot to explore the Scottish Highlands, the West Coast and the Moray Coast. Anika and Andreas give all their guests a warm Highland welcome. Our rooms are comfortable, and after a long day exploring come and sit in our lovely garden our guests lounge and if there is a bit of a chill in the air warm yourselves beside our log fire. Coffee/Tea and homemade cakes are availabe in the afternoon. Wake up in the morning and join us in our beautiful dining room and enjoy home cooked breakfasts with regional ingredients.
Cawdor House offers 6 forms of accommodation with coffee/tea makers and a hairdryer. Each accommodation is individually furnished and decorated. Cable televisions are provided.

Bathrooms include a shower and complimentary toiletries. Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Housekeeping is offered on a daily basis and an iron/ironing board can be requested.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter

Social distancing

Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Hand sanitiser provided
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities


  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Free nearby parking

Food and drink

  • Full breakfast available for a fee daily 8:00 AM–9:30 AM: GBP 15 per person
  • 1 coffee shop/cafe
  • 1 bar
  • Coffee/tea in a common area

Things to do

  • Art gallery
  • Bike rentals
  • Shopping

Family friendly

  • Children's books
  • Children's games
  • Dry cleaning service
  • High chair
  • Laundry facilities


  • Library
  • No lifts
  • Water dispenser

Guest services

  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Multilingual staff
  • Tour/ticket assistance

Languages spoken

  • English
  • French
  • German


  • Garden
  • Picnic area
  • Terrace


  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • In-room accessibility
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel


  • Communal living room
  • Fireplace in reception
  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities


  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Heating
  • Linens


  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
  • Towels


  • TV channels
  • TV

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker


  • Electrical adapters/chargers
  • Guidebooks/recommendations
  • Individually decorated
  • Individually furnished
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
  • Local maps
  • Restaurant dining guide



Check-in between 4:00 PM and 7:00 PM
Minimum check-in age - 18


Check-out before 11 AM

Special check-in instructions

There is no front desk at this property
This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in
The host will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Host will greet you


No pets or service animals allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Kids stay free! One child stays free when using existing bedding
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
Cots (infant beds) are not available

Payment types at the property

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Fee for full breakfast: GBP 15 per person (approximately)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector and a first aid kit

We should mention

No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property

Property is also known as

Cawdor House B&B Nairn
Cawdor House B&B
Cawdor House Nairn
Cawdor House Nairn
Cawdor House Bed & breakfast
Cawdor House Bed & breakfast Nairn

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Cawdor House and receive a full refund?
Yes, Cawdor House offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Cawdor House cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
How much does it cost to stay at Cawdor House?
As of 22 Oct 2020, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at Cawdor House on 4 Nov 2020 start from £72, including taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
Is Cawdor House pet-friendly?
No, pets are not allowed at this property.
How much is parking at Cawdor House?
There is free parking nearby.
What time is check-in at Cawdor House?
Check-in is from 4:00 PM to 7:00 PM. After-hours check-in is not available.
What time is check-out at Cawdor House?
Checkout is at 11 AM.
Where is Cawdor House located?
Located in the heart of Nairn, this bed & breakfast is within a 10-minute walk of Moray Firth and Nairn Museum. Nairn Beach and Cawdor Castle are also within 6 mi (10 km). Nairn Station is only a 3-minute walk.
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5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
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Everything was great! Loved the owners and the place!
Stayed 1 night in Sep 2019

5/5 Excellent

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Nice place very comfortable thats all.thTs all thats all
Stayed 1 night in Sep 2019

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
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Excellent stay, the owners were very helpful and informative. We would highly recommended this B&B.
Stayed 1 night in Sep 2019

4/5 Good

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Stayed 2 nights in Sep 2019

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
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Lovely couple who were really welcoming and helpful. Beautiful old house with modern amenities. Excellent breakfast every morning. Would highly recommend and would definitely go back
Stayed 3 nights in May 2019

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