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Basingstoke, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 June 2015 via mobile

Well what can I say that hasn't been said already. Beautiful castle, amazing grounds, nice bed, squeaky stairs, lots of stairs (it is an old castle so if you expect otherwise, look elsewhere!), tasty food, service both good and average, spa small but massage good. We were meant to go watch The Foo Fighters in Edinburgh, but they cancelled due...

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Cowdenbeath, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 June 2015

I booked this for Valentines Day, hotel looks very grand on arrival, check in was easy. The rooms are dated and not really all that. We ate in the restaurant not the dungeon, and it's was also very good.

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Reviewed 18 June 2015

Had booked a spa day as part of a hen do. The spa facilities are very small - it felt crowded with only 7 of us in. The whole experience lacked the extra attention to detail you would expect from a luxury spa - no different to my local gym. The afternoon tea was a let down with very slow...

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2Thank Jen B
Edinburgh
Reviewed 18 June 2015

Booked a midweek treat with my partner, having chosen Dalhousie because we had great memories from a previous visit some years ago and wanted to re-live the experience. This is an amazing venue, and the room we stayed in (Castle Rocks Suite) was fab - the food in the Dungeon Restaurant was also delicious, so full marks to the chef....

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worcs
Reviewed 17 June 2015

We arrived after a 10hr journey to this beautiful hotel We were here for my best friends wedding Although a little disappointed with the room it didn't spoil our stay And when I mentioned it to the young receptionist on our last night she moved us no questions to the most fabulous room you could ever wish for Best wedding...

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Glasgow
Reviewed 17 June 2015

My daughter and I stayed for an overnight spa break (a birthday gift) and whilst we did enjoy our stay there were several service related issues which let the place down. First the positive points. It is without doubt a spectacular venue, and the internal decor is very much in keeping with the castle ambiance. Our room was on the...

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Dover, New Hampshire
Reviewed 14 June 2015

On our trip to the UK, we decided we had to try and stay in a castle and Dalhousie came up in our searches. The castle itself was lovely and interesting. We roamed around a bit exploring, inside and out, and were definitely impressed. Our room was just fine. The bed was reasonably comfortable and we had a lovely view...

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Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 June 2015

I had high expectations, the hotel fell short overall. The castle is an amazing building and is in a great location. We were welcomed in the lobby by a fantastic older gentleman dressed in traditional Scottish regalia. The room was on the small side and was OK but I expected higher quality. The hotel can be a little noisy. You...

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Reviewed 13 June 2015 via mobile

My fiance and I are having our wedding reception at Dalhousie Castle this December. We recently went for our wedding menu tasting and thoroughly enjoyed it. Lynsey, our waitress, was very polite and friendly and added to the experience. She couldn't do enough for us. The food was excellent! Especially the toffee cheesecake. Really looking forward to our wedding meal....

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Reviewed 12 June 2015

True storybook, castle wedding. Location and grounds were idyllic. Ramsey bedroom was stunning, however there were cobwebs that needed dealt with in some of the upper corners. Staff was extremely friendly and helpful. There were some service issues when they did not have a full complement of staff, however that did not impact our stay. Services for the wedding were...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Dalhousie Castle Hotel and Aqueous Spa is a magnificent 13th century fortress set within acres of wooded parkland on the picturesque banks of the River Esk. From the moment you arrive at Dalhousie Castle a warm Scottish welcome awaits. Whether relaxing in the the Spa, gathering in the library next to the open fire, dining in the vaulted 2 Rosette winning dungeon restaurant, or retiring to your chambers, you will always feel as welcome as the 'Laird'. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Dalhousie Castle

Address: Dalhousie Castle grounds, Bonnyrigg EH19 3JB, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Midlothian > Bonnyrigg
Price Range: ₹ 6,743 - ₹ 18,897 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Dalhousie Castle 4*
Number of rooms: 29
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Dalhousie Castle Bonnyrigg
Dalhousie Castle Hotel Bonnyrigg
Castle Dalhousie
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