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Our visit to Ballindalloch Distillery

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Our visit to Ballindalloch Distillery
We had a lovely visit recently to Ballindalloch Distillery, just 16 miles from The Dulaig. Scotland's first Single Estate Distillery, Ballindalloch is built in the restored ruins of an old farm steading on the Ballindalloch Estate. The craftsmanship is obvious both in the distilling and in the restoration of the buildings - just look at this lovely old lock on the restored spirit safe.  Although it will be some years before the whisky will be ready to drink you can book an appointment a...
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The Dulaig - a "Top Pick for Scotland" in The Michelin Guide 2016!

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The Dulaig - a "Top Pick for Scotland" in The Michelin Guide 2016!
The new look Michelin Guide 2016 for Great Britain & Ireland was published last week and we are delighted to see that The Dulaig is one of very few Bed and Breakfasts listed under the guide's "Top Picks for Scotland"!   We feel highly honoured to receive this accolade as it indicates that we are on the right lines in our aim to provide all guests at our home with a very high standard of care and service.    Thank you, Michelin!  
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We had a great day at the 2015 AA Bed and Breakfast Awards!

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We had a great day at the 2015 AA Bed and Breakfast Awards!
Gordon and I had a wonderful time on 12 May 2015 at the AA Bed and Breakfast Awards 2015. Here we are (centre) pictured with AA's Giovanna Grossi and the CEO of Eviivo, receiving our Certificate as The Dulaig was a Finalist in the "Friendliest B&B of the Year" for Britain and Ireland.  We also received this lovely engraved decanter and we feel honoured to have been nominated by the AA Hotel Inspector.
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The Dulaig is a Finalist in the AA Bed and Breakfast Award for the "Friendliest B&B of the Year 2015"

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The Dulaig is a Finalist in the AA Bed and Breakfast Award for the "Friendliest B&B of the Year 2015"
We are delighted to let the news out....we are Finalists in the AA Bed and Breakfast Award for the Friendliest B&B of the Year 2015! The Award takes in AA B&Bs from Scotland, England, Wales and Ireland. We were nominated by a Hotel Inspector who stayed with us anonymously and heard about our selection a few weeks ago. It came as a complete surprise and we were asked by the AA to keep the news under wraps until the winner is announced in London on 12 May 2015......but when we read abou...
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Ben Rinnes walk

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Ben Rinnes walk
Gordon and I had a spectactular walk on Ben Rinnes on Easter Sunday. This mountain, 841 metres high, dominates the Moray skyline. It is about half an hour's drive from The Dulaig and as you can see the views from the top are wonderful.   You can see an album of photos from our walk on our Facebook page at www.Facebook.com/thedulaigbandb.We are more than happy to provide suggestions for walks, maps and guidance to our guests who wish to walk whether on Ben Rinnes or anywhere e...
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