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    Macdonald Highlands Hotel at Macdonald Aviemore Resort

    Aviemore Highlands, Aviemore PH22 1PN, Scotland
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    Overview
    • Excellent25%
    • Very good34%
    • Average23%
    • Poor12%
    • Terrible6%
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    “executive room” (22 reviews)
    “swimming pool” (51 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast Buffet
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    Bar/Lounge
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    4.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 771 reviews

    Reviewed yesterday

    We were booked into the Aviemore McDonald Morlich on arrival we were told we had an upgrade to the Highland Hotel. Room was spacious & clean with a fab bathroom. Good size TV & big comfy bed. Hotel was spotless, room service for ice etc...More

    Thank Weebettysboy
    Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

    We are travelling to Aviemore for the weekend and staying locally with friends. I called to check the prices for a swim for a family of 5. We have used this place the last couple of years. I explained we are only visiting for one...More

    Thank RenateBelle
    Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

    Stayed in this so called 4* hotel last weekend, good points room was clean,good location,big bed,Wi-Fi, breakfast really nice. Would not say hotel is 4* to be honest I would rather of stayed in a premier Inn. On arrival to our room decided to make...More

    Thank mutter14
    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    While on our annual family trip to Aviemore, we went to use the swimming pool at the MacDonald hotel, which we have done before. On this instance we went on the second last day of our week trip as the weather wasn't good. Unfortunately we...More

    Thank Littlegillyc
    Response from General M, General Manager at Macdonald Highlands Hotel at Macdonald Aviemore ResortResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Littlegillyc, Thank you for taking the time to write your review. I am sorry to hear that you don't feel that the weekly passes are not value for money, they do work out to £4.28 for an adult and £2.86 for a child per...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    We decided to return to Aviemore for a break this year. No busy airports , delays or the unknown. We love the quiet , the walks and the amazing landscape. The hotel was clean and comfortable. The restaurant was fantastic, the food very tasty, the...More

    Thank Catherine L
    Response from General M, General Manager at Macdonald Highlands Hotel at Macdonald Aviemore ResortResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Catherine L, Many thanks for taking the time to write your review. I am delighted to see that you enjoyed your stay with us and I will pass on your lovely comments to the staff team. I hope we have the chance to welcome...More

    Macdonald Morlich Hotel at Macdonald Aviemore Resort
    207 reviews
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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Breakfast Available
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Heated pool
    • Indoor pool
    • Spa
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    • Price range
    • US$ 128 - US$ 251 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 151
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    • Scottish Highlands >
    • Badenoch and Strathspey >
    • Aviemore
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    AZGolfCoachJerry
    31 July 2017|
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    Response from bigbobski | Reviewed this property |
    The hotel doesn't have a laundromat but if you google Aviemore Laundromat there is information available about a self service facility in the Main Street not far from the hotel.
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    Kaz313
    10 January 2017|
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    Response from gyhobson |
    There are no open fires in the Highland Hotel
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    Monica C
    7 January 2017|
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    Response from Dazzliedee | Reviewed this property |
    Very sorry for late response, I want in a family room but I gather they had baths. This is a complex on its own with a cinema and shops (expensive though) They have 3/4 different places to eat on the site , each one being... More
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