Plus: The staff were great and the location was perfect
Plus: The friendliness of the owners and the warm relaxing fire.
Plus: Food was really good
Plus: Nice comfortable quirky hotel. very clean with a decent shower and quality bedding. tomintoul is a cracking place for a hiker like me, and this place is right in the main square...
Minus: Despite being June the hotel was cold. but there was a decent heater in the room.
Plus: Nice homely feel and comfort plus a super bathroom!
Minus: Not much.
Plus: Good location, friendly staff
Minus: Description online did not match actuality
Plus: Very Clean and fresh, pleasant staff - nice location, clearly trying hard to make an old building into a comfortable hotel. Nice breakfast, best variety we'd seen on the 13 days we'd been ...
Minus: Really cold when we arrived though switched heating on in our room when asked and later put on a fire in the main lounge but by then we'd gone to the pub up the road to heat up. Very little sound...
Plus: The service level was exceptional
Plus: excellent place and great people, brilliant food- the day I got back ,I booked for another visit !
Plus: Fantastic family owned & operated hotel! We ate dinner & had drinks in their (attached) pizzeria/pub. After a killer breakfast we talked like old friends for a couple hours over coffee.
Minus: I have nothing negative to say about this place!
The Balfour Manor is located in Tomintoul. It is housed in a charming building with a 3D theatre, as well as a great hall. The 7 individually decorated rooms at the family-run The Balfour Manor have traditional design, Egyptian cotton sheets and 100% Highland wool blankets. Some feature carved wooden furnishings and a bay window. All rooms have free WiFi, a flat-screen TV and a private bathroom. Breakfast combines Canadian and Scottish dishes and a dinner service can also be requested. There is also a licensed pub. You can also make use of the property’s games room and a library. Tomintoul is set in the heart of Glenmore Forest Park and the Cairngorms. Aviemore’s ski slopes are around 45 minutes’ drive away. Grantown-on-Spey is 13 miles away.