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    Highlands Hotel at Macdonald Aviemore Resort

    Aviemore Highlands, Aviemore PH22 1PN, Scotland
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    May 7
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    Overview

    • Excellent25%
    • Very good32%
    • Average23%
    • Poor12%
    • Terrible5%
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Pool
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    1,660 reviews
    #5 of 11 hotels in Aviemore
     
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    #2 of 11 hotels in Aviemore
     
    Macdonald Morlich Hotel at Macdonald Aviemore Resort
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    #10 of 11 hotels in Aviemore
     
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    Reviewed 2 June 2015 via mobile

    I booked the aviemore hotel having been to several macdonald hotels across the UK. I didn't spend a huge time researching the resort, instead trusting that it would reach the same standard as so many of the others. It didn't. The food seemed like stale...More

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    Response from General M, General Manager at Highlands Hotel at Macdonald Aviemore Resort

    Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to post a review following your recent stay. I am sorry that your stay did not meet your expectations. We place a great deal of importance on the provenance and traceability of our food, and on using...More

    Reviewed 31 May 2015

    Having stayed in several MacDonald hotels this was an obvious choice for us. The rooms were in good order but the hotel could do with a general overall refurbishment which I believe is being carried out. Worth checking this before booking. Nice clean, modern en-suite....More

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    Response from General M, General Manager at Highlands Hotel at Macdonald Aviemore Resort

    Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to leave a positive review on Trip Advisor. I am delighted that you had an enjoyable stay with us. There are continuous improvement works being carried out in the Resort. This year we have already spent over...More

    Reviewed 29 May 2015 via mobile

    I have just been at an event up on aviemore and stayed at this hotel. My room had recently been upgraded. It was lovely and had all the amenities required in a room for a comfortable stay. The bed was massive too! The breakfast in...More

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    Response from General M, General Manager at Highlands Hotel at Macdonald Aviemore Resort

    Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to leave a review on Trip Advisor following your recent stay. I am delighted that on the whole you enjoyed your stay with us. I have discussed the issues you experienced with breakfast with the Restaurant Manager...More

    Reviewed 26 May 2015

    We were upgraded to the Highland Hotel from the Academy (as it's being refurbished). We had originally booked the Highland but as we wanted to travel with the dogs they didn't accept them in the Highland. We got to stay in the Highland due to...More

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    Response from General M, General Manager at Highlands Hotel at Macdonald Aviemore Resort

    Dear Guest, Thank you for leaving a positive review on Trip Advisor. The Resort is situated in the heart of the Cairngorms and is an ideal base for walking. All the staff and management look forward to welcoming you back in the future. Kind regards...More

    Reviewed 25 May 2015

    This whole resort (?) just feels deserted & abandoned. Hotel is basically a Reception,a bar , restaurant & function room with an Accommodation Block (their words not mine) tied on. Room was good & loo was spotless. We were B&B & breakfast was ok but...More

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    Response from General M, General Manager at Highlands Hotel at Macdonald Aviemore Resort

    Dear Guest, Than you for taking the time to leave a review on Trip Advisor following your recent stay. I am sorry to read that certain aspects of your stay were disappointing. I will ensure that the highlighted areas are focused on for improvement. If...More

    Macdonald Aviemore Hotel at Macdonald Aviemore Resort
    1,660 reviews
    #5 of 11 hotels in Aviemore
     
    Hilton Coylumbridge Hotel
    2,775 reviews
    #6 of 11 hotels in Aviemore
     
    Cairngorm Hotel
    708 reviews
    #2 of 11 hotels in Aviemore
     
    Macdonald Morlich Hotel at Macdonald Aviemore Resort
    184 reviews
    #10 of 11 hotels in Aviemore
     
    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Laundry Service
    • Banquet Room
    • Conference Facilities
    • Breakfast included
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Hot Tub
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$ 125 - US$ 283 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Smoking rooms available
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    Kaz313
    Hi I would like to know if there is a cozy log fire in any of the bars or public areas. Thankyou
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    Monica C
    Hi there wonder if anyone could advise Ive booked a family room for a few weeks time im travelling with my toddler and baby ( never stayed here before) Does it have a bath? Is there a fridge in room so i could keep milk for my little one ? Is there a dvd player in room? Ive booked in for the childcare sessions but do i have to prebook the softplay too? Im staying DBB anyone recommend what restaurants have good menu for little ones? Any other advice for travelling here with two wee ones? Thanks so much!!
    7 January 2017|
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    Response from clanmauchlen | Reviewed this property |
    Sorry for late response. Family room had a bath,No fridge or DVD player. You don't have to book soft play or the swimming. We dined in the highland steak restaurant and they have a good selection of food for children
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    kevin M
    Will there be a bath in the family rooms?
    11 March 2016|
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    Response from Monica C |
    Did you have a bath in the family rooms im wondering the same thanks
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    "restaurant for the Highland Hotel is on 2nd floor, so I think, a room on the 2nd floor would be most..."
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    "Poor Accessibility for Wheelchair Users or People who have difficulties walking"
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    "Nice to have a view of the Cairngorm mountains."
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    "A room in a hotel in the village would be preferable as this place is just characterless and boreing."
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