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Macdonald Hotels

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Reviewed 6 January 2016 via mobile

Beautiful surroundings trees and river. Everyone is hotel are friendly. Hotel is old fashioned and homely. Food is great! We really enjoy our stay here! So great and such an opportunity to have stayed here. Beautiful hotel! Everything is just prefect!

Thank Julie Y
Response from NorwoodHall, General Manager at Macdonald HotelsResponded 19 February 2016

Dear Julie Y Thank you for your review. I am delighted to hear that everything was "perfect" and we hope to be able to welcome you back again soon. Kind regards Stephen Williams Macdonald Norwood Hall

Reviewed 2 January 2016

Was there earlier this week. The building was magnificent, the staff were busy dealing with a lot of extra work but met all the problems magnificently. Rooms are neat and tidy, well presented. Other problems were due to flooding.More

1  Thank J0hnC608
Response from NorwoodHall, General Manager at Macdonald HotelsResponded 4 January 2016

Dear J0hnC608 Many thanks for reviewing your recent stay at the hotel. The flooding in the Aberdeen area in the run up to New Year certainly presented us with some additional challenges but as you have highlighted the staff rose to the occasion, thank you...More

Reviewed 29 December 2015

This hotel is near Cults but only a short walk of about 10 minutes to the Robert Gordons bus stop which regularly makes the 15 minute trip to the city centre. The hotel was booked by redeming an online voucher and include dinner bed and...More

1  Thank Bill M
Response from NorwoodHall, General Manager at Macdonald HotelsResponded 4 January 2016

Dear Bill M Thank you for your recent review of the hotel. I am delighted to hear that you had such an enjoyable visit to the hotel and I will ensure the kitchen are aware that you found the cod fillet to be perfect. The...More

Reviewed 26 December 2015 via mobile

We had our Christmas Day dinner at the Norwood and the food was superb. There was plenty choice with options for those "fussy eaters" and also vegetarians. The atmosphere was nice and chilled and the tables were well spaced out. I liked the way the...More

Thank Jess C
Response from NorwoodHall, General Manager at Macdonald HotelsResponded 4 January 2016

Dear Jess C Many thanks for your review and for choosing to spend Christmas Day with us. I am extremely pleased to hear that you found the day to be so enjoyable. I will certainly pass on your compliments to the Head Chef and the...More

Reviewed 24 December 2015 via mobile

Stayed here for a business conference and have to say the hotel and staff dealt with every need I enjoyed the stay and the character of the hotel I came up for a visit again bringing my wife as the hotel has a lovely warm...More

Thank plymouthcouple2013
Response from NorwoodHall, General Manager at Macdonald HotelsResponded 4 January 2016

Dear plymouthcouple2013 Thank you very much for your recent review. I was delighted to hear that you enjoyed recent trips to the hotel for business and leisure. The property has a massive amount of character and the team are very proud to work here and...More

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Free Parking
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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Business Centre with Internet Access
Free Parking
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US$ 79 - US$ 194 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#16 Luxury Hotel in Aberdeen
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$ 79 - US$ 194 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#16 Luxury Hotel in Aberdeen
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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pullen
21 August 2017|
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Response from Crieffite | Reviewed this property |
You will be on the edge of the city so I guess taxis would be around £15. The bus service is good out that way - the bus stop is about a ten minute walk - depending on the age of your children. There are not many eating... More
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malkymac
12 April 2017|
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There aren't fridges in the rooms
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rebecca w
8 September 2016|
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