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Skene House Holburn

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#16 of 64 Hotels in Aberdeen
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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 October 2016

We have stayed in many hotels in Aberdeen over the years, but a friend recommended a year or two ago that we try Skene House Serviced Apartments(specifically the Holburn location).Skene House is an excellent choice and much better value than a hotel room-for a similar price range you have the advantage of a comfortable living room and full facility kitchen...

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SkeneHouseHolburn, Manager at Skene House Holburn, responded to this review

Thank you very much for affording the time to to leave us a review on Trip Advisor. Your comments are very much appreciated, as they are one of the best tools we have for maintaining our high standards of guest comfort and satisfaction. I was delighted to read that you enjoyed your stay and that you were satisfied with the...

Brighton
Reviewed 13 October 2016

We stayed here for a few nights, to see friends and go to the True North Festival. It was perfectly located for enjoying the city - walking distance to everything but not noisy. Our apartment was comfortable and roomy. Having a little kitchen and a sitting room was really useful and made it feel like a home from home. Also...

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SkeneHouseHolburn, Manager at Skene House Holburn, responded to this review

Thank you very much for leaving us this wonderful review on Trip Advisor. It was a pleasure to read your review and I’m glad that you had a comfortable stay. It was especially lovely to read your comments about our staff. They work hard to provide our guests with a high level of customer service and I know they will...

Reviewed 10 October 2016

Exceptional rooms with exceptional staff. Located within walking distance of the city we could not ask for a nicer place to unwind after a day out. Cannot say enough nice things about the staff. Breakfast was nice, rooms large with kitchen and separate living area. Will stay again!

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SkeneHouseHolburn, Manager at Skene House Holburn, responded to this review

Thank you very much for leaving us a review on Trip Advisor. Your comments are lovely and I am so pleased that you enjoyed your time with us and that you would choose to stay with us again in the future. I will make sure that all the staff are given the opportunity to read your review and I know...

Southlake, Texas
Reviewed 6 October 2016 via mobile

Three friends traveling together and we booked this hotel. We had a very roomy suite that incorporated two bedrooms, a drawing room with fireplace, lichen and bathroom. The hotel is very clean. The problem? The bath and kitchen are located down a set of very steep steps. And all the rooms have heavy fire doors on them that will not...

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SkeneHouseHolburn, Manager at Skene House Holburn, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review your stay at Skene House Holburn. I was pleased to read that you were happy with the cleanliness of your apartment. However, I was disappointed to read that you were unhappy with the split level aspect of the apartment and I wish you had contacted Reception to let us know about this....

Greece
Reviewed 18 September 2016

It was a nice surprise when we open the door of our 3-bedroom suite and we realized that we had a very big and nice apartment in our disposal. Big bedroom with comfortable beds, nice livingroom. and a kitchen with all facilities. Staff was very welcoming and helpful. Very important the private parking in the back yard of the hotel.

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SkeneHouseHolburn, Manager at Skene House Holburn, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review your recent stay with us. Guest feedback is very important to us as it allows us to continually maintain and improve our standards. I was so pleased to read that you were pleasantly surprised with the 3 bedroom apartment that you stayed in and that you found the beds comfortable. As you...

Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 15 September 2016

Skene House Holburn is well located on a quiet street yet within easy walking distance of central Aberdeen with off-street car parking available. A guest lounge and bar is located near reception. The staff were welcoming and friendly and eager to do anything to make our stay as good as possible. Our "room" was actually a suite with two bedrooms,...

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SkeneHouseHolburn, Manager at Skene House Holburn, responded to this review

Thank you for choosing Skene House Holburn for your visit to Aberdeen. I was very pleased to read that you enjoyed your time here and found everything you needed in the suite. We were very pleased to read that you found the staff to be welcoming, friendly and eager to do anything to make your stay as good as possible....

Paris, France
Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

Well located downtown Appart Hotel with a parking lot only for guests, very practical for a one week stay. The flat is small but well maintained with all amenities. Staff was helpful and professional. Even though they helped for the luggage, a lift could be really useful.

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SkeneHouseHolburn, Manager at Skene House Holburn, responded to this review

Thank you very much for choosing to stay with us at Skene House Holburn and for taking the time to post a review afterwards. I was sorry to read that you found the suite to be on the small side. We have 39 suites at Skene House Holburn with sizes ranging from 1 bedroom suites to large 3 bedroom family...

Valley Mills, Texas
Reviewed 13 September 2016

Staff was helpful after calling 3 times to try to figure out where the car park was located. It is in the middle of hustle/bustle and when sleeping with windows open (no a/c) I found that restful sleep just wasn't happening. Breakfast was continental with full breakfast available for a small fee. It is a small apartment like setting and...

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SkeneHouseHolburn, Manager at Skene House Holburn, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review Skene House Holburn, following your recent stay. I do apologise that you had a lot of stairs to climb; unfortunately we do not have lifts here at Skene House Holburn. I would also like to apologise for your restful sleep, I have put a note onto your profile so that if you...

Reviewed 13 September 2016

Wonderful location for visiting Aberdeen University; central location;Bars and restaurants nearby.Arrival to departure faultless and excellent hosts.Welcome drink, fabulous facilities in apartment- immaculate-with onsite parking. Breakfast is outstandingly good.We have returned here on numerous occasions and will continue to do so. Thank you Holborn.

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SkeneHouseHolburn, Manager at Skene House Holburn, responded to this review

Thank you very much for leaving us this wonderful review on Trip Advisor; it was such a pleasure to read. I am delighted that you enjoyed your stay and that our staff were excellent hosts. Our Housekeeping team will be so happy to see that the cleanliness of your suite had been mentioned! All staff will be delighted to read...

Spokane, Washington
Reviewed 11 September 2016

Skene House, Holburn, Aberdeen: Something that was a plus and a minus was that our travel partner put us in the center of downtown, which I believe we indirectly asked for, in each city for lodging. Google maps brought us into Aberdeen using an indirect approach; which I’m very glad of. Although it was initially confusing as we were entering...

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Thank you for taking the time to write such a great review after your recent stay at Skene House Holburn. I was delighted to read that you enjoyed your time with us. We aim to provide our guests with a home from home experience I am sure you will agree staying in a suite is much more comfortable than staying...

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Kitchenette
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Concierge
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Skene House Holburn occupies an enviable location where the West End meets the City Centre. Across the road you'll find one of our Partner Gyms; a stroll up the cobbled street and you'll feel the buzz of Union Street's restaurants and bars; around the corner you'll find Rose and Thistle Street's stylish boutiques and cafes. The professional business district, which flank Rubislaw and Queen's Terrace Gardens, in 'on the doorstep' making Holburn a convenient place to stay for Business and Leisure Holburn's 39, 1-3 bedroom apartments in a range of 6 classic and chic interior designs ... more   less 

Additional Information about Skene House Holburn

Address: Holburn Holburn 6 Union Grove, Aberdeen AB10 6SY, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Aberdeenshire > Aberdeen
Price Range: ₹ 5,550 - ₹ 10,259 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Skene House Holburn 4*
Number of rooms: 39
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Also Known As:
Skene Hotel Aberdeen
Skene Hotel Holburn
Skene House Holburn Aberdeen, Scotland
Hotel Style:
#2 Romantic Hotel in Aberdeen
#3 Family Hotel in Aberdeen
#3 Business Hotel in Aberdeen
#12 Luxury Hotel in Aberdeen
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“Go for the suite!”
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“Ask for a 1st floor apartment”
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“Any room we have booked has been excellent.”
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“Only thing noticed, smaller apartments did not have washing machine.”
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“Our friends had an apartment on the top floor which was slightly smaller than ours.”
Spiggiewiggie, 13 Oct 2016 | Read review
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